Bhashan Char: Rohingyas gradually getting involved in economic activities

A Bangladesh Navy ship carries Rohingya refugees to Bhashan Char island under Noakhali district, in the Bay of Bengal on Friday, January 29, 2021 Dhaka Tribune 750 Rohingyas received training in various fields including fish cultivation, poultry, sewing machine operation, agriculture and handicrafts in Bhashan Char so far Rohingya people, now living in Bhashan Char, […]

Rohingya community at Bhasan Char gradually getting involved in economic activities 

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UNB | Published: February 12, 2021 17:56:32 | Updated: February 13, 2021 08:26:05 The Rohingya, now living in Bhasan Char, are gradually getting involved in economic activities and informal education which, the authorities say, will help the refugee community stay away from committing any major crimes. Bangladesh Rural Development Board (BRDB) and over 40 non-government […]

Bhasan Char: Rohingyas gradually getting involved in economic activities 

Bhasan Char: Rohingyas gradually getting involved in economic activities 

The Rohingyas, now living in Bhasan Char, are gradually getting involved in economic activities and informal education which, the authorities say, will help Rohingyas stay away from committing any major crimes. Bangladesh Rural Development Board (BRDB) and over 40 non-government organisations (NGOs) are now working in Bhasan Char helping the Rohingyas get motivational courses and […]

Govt urged to reduce electricity, POL prices to boost economic activities

Govt urged to reduce electricity, POL prices to boost economic activities

ISLAMABAD: Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ICCI) President Sardar Ilyas Khan has said that the government should reduce electricity and petroleum prices in order to boost economic activities.He stated this while talking to a delegation of the Economic Journalists Forum. The ICCI president said that the increase in petrol and diesel prices would not […]

IFAD to provide $18.07m to Bangladesh for Covid-19 recovery activities

This fund will help the efforts of the Bangladesh government and PKSF to assist microenterprises, smallholders and recover the severely Covid-19 affected rural economy The International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) has decided to provide Bangladesh with an additional loan of $18.07 million to rebuild microenterprises and support smallholders, who have been affected by the […]