Experts are skeptical about allowing doctors to run their private practice within the walls of a state-owned hospital

naysayer The Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University Hospital, or BSMMU, Bangladesh’s only postgraduate medical teaching hospital and an autonomous institution, introduced the scheme as a pilot project. The government wants to copy this model and present it in government hospitals across the country. Dr Rashid-e-Mahboob, former president of the Bangladesh Medical Association, said the plan […]

USAID Provides $75 Million in Aid to Host Community Rohingya in Bangladesh

The US Agency for International Development (USAID) is providing an additional $75 million in humanitarian assistance to help vulnerable Rohingya refugees in Cox’s Bazar and Bangladeshi host community members meet ongoing needs from rising food and fuel costs. With this new funding, USAID will work closely with the United Nations’ World Food Program (WFP) to […]

Bangladesh’s civilian administration has now become ‘friendlier’, says army chief

Bangladesh Army Chief General SM Shafiuddin Ahmed says the army is now on friendlier terms with the civilian administration and feels “more comfortable” working together. He said this after a meeting with local administrators at the Deputy Commissioner’s Conference at Osmani Memorial Auditorium in Dhaka on Thursday. Highlighting the importance of attending the conference, the […]

BGMEA urges Primark to expand partnership with Bangladeshi suppliers

The delegation included Primark Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Paul Merchant, ABF’s Director of Legal Services and Company Secretary Paul Lister, its Group Corporate Responsibility Director Katherine Stewart, Group Product Director of Primark Steve Lawton, Group Director of Planning and Space John Rolls were. , Primark’s head of policy and public affairs Emma Ormond, its head […]

Bangladesh parliament passes universal pension scheme for people aged 18-50

The minimum deposit amount will be determined after the establishment of a five-member National Pension Authority headed by an executive chairman. The authority will have a 16-strong governing body, which will be headed by the finance minister. Other members of the Governing Body include Bangladesh Bank Governor, Finance Secretary, Financial Institutions Division Secretary, NBR President, […]