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Media Briefing: Global Competitiveness Report 2013-14 and Bangladesh Business Environment Study 2013

(from left) Kishore Kumer Basak, Research Associate; Dr Khondaker Golam Moazzem, Additional Research Director; Professor Mustafizur Rahman, Executive Director; and Dr Fahmida Khatun, Research Director, CPD.   Bangladesh has performed well in terms of macroeconomic stability, infrastructural development [...]

2015-09-30T17:36:05+00:00 September 9th, 2013|Events, Featured Post, Press Briefings|

Fiscal framework “the weakest link” in FY14 Budget

The CPD termed the fiscal framework as “the weakest component” in the budget although most fiscal measures appeared to be positive. CPD analyses also revealed that attainment of the National Board of Revenue (NBR) target would be a major implementation [...]

Diasporas could Play a Significant Role in Advancing Development in the LDCs: Suggested UNCTAD’s LDC Report 2012-13

CPD launched the UNCTAD's Least Developed Countries Report 2012, titled Harnessing Remittances and Diaspora Knowledge to Build Productive Capacities on 26 November 2012 in the CPD office. Professor Mustafizur Rahman, Executive Director and Dr Debapriya Bhattacharya, Distinguished Fellow of CPD were [...]

2013-04-20T16:01:11+00:00 November 26th, 2012|Events, Press Briefings|

Implementation of the Budget Proposals for FY2013 Requires Radical Improvement in Development Administration: Says CPD at its Post-Budget Press Briefing

The Centre for Policy Dialogue (CPD) presented a bleak outlook for the upcoming year following the announcement of the national budget for the FY2012-13 at a press briefing held at the BRAC Centre Inn on 8 June 2012. CPD Distinguished [...]