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Gulshan incident had not put impact on export earnings in the month of July: Mustafizur Rahman

Published in New Age on Tuesday, 9 August 2016 Dismal beginning for export sector in FY 2016-17 Data shows July earnings 25pc lower than govt-set target Moinul Haque Country’s export earnings in July, the first month of the current financial year 2016-17, fell [...]

2016-08-09T11:09:54+00:00 August 9th, 2016|CPD in the Media, Mustafizur Rahman|

Dr Moazzem suggests thinking new measures for reaching export target if the downtrend continues

Published in Dhaka Tribune on Tuesday, 9 August 2016 Export earnings fall 3.5% in July Ibrahim Hossain Ovi Bangladesh’s export earnings have seen a 3.5% fall to $2.53 billion due to negative growth of clothing sector in the first month of  current [...]

2016-08-09T11:04:23+00:00 August 9th, 2016|CPD in the Media, Khondaker Golam Moazzem|

Investment in SEZs should be top priority in Bangladesh-China business discussion: Mustafizur Rahman

Published in আলোকিত বাংলাদেশ on Monday, 8 August 2016 যৌথ অর্থনৈতিক কমিশনের সভা ২২ আগস্ট পোশাক খাতে চীনের প্রতিষ্ঠান বাংলাদেশে স্থানান্তরের সম্ভাবনা জাহিদুল ইসলাম অবকাঠামো খাতে বাংলাদেশে বিনিয়োগ বাড়াতে আগ্রহী চীন। পদ্মা সেতুতে রেলসংযোগ, কর্ণফুলী নদীর নিচে টানেল নির্মাণের মতো বড় প্রকল্পে চীনের বিনিয়োগ [...]

2016-08-08T14:40:37+00:00 August 8th, 2016|CPD in the Media, Mustafizur Rahman|

Dr Moazzem suggests finishing the reforms of RMG sector by next year to restore buyers’ confidence

Published in Dhaka Tribune on Thursday, 4 August 2016 RMG market share rises to 5.9% defying odds Ibrahim Hossain Ovi Despite all odds, Bangladesh remains as the second largest exporter of clothing products after China as its market share rose to 5.9% in [...]

2016-08-08T14:00:40+00:00 August 4th, 2016|CPD in the Media, Khondaker Golam Moazzem|

Illegal transactions will come to a halt if under-invoicing prevented & IT sector strengthened: Mustafizur Rahman

Published in The Asian Age on Wednesday, 3 August 2016 Black money piles up, laundering rises Jibon Islam Money laundering goes on unabated, as there is little or no scope of investing black money in Bangladesh which economists say takes a toll on the [...]

2016-08-03T18:46:56+00:00 August 3rd, 2016|CPD in the Media, Mustafizur Rahman|

EU-ASEAN Free Trade Agreement will shrink Bangladesh’s export opportunities: Dr Khondaker Golam Moazzem

Published in বণিক বার্তা on Monday, 1 August 2016 ইইউ-আসিয়ান মুক্তবাণিজ্য ক্ষতিগ্রস্ত হতে পারে দেশের ১২ পণ্যের রফতানি ইউরোপীয় ইউনিয়নের (ইইউ) সঙ্গে অ্যাসোসিয়েশন অব সাউথইস্ট এশিয়ান নেশনসভুক্ত (আসিয়ান) দেশগুলোর মুক্তবাণিজ্য ইউরোপের বাজারে বাংলাদেশের রফতানিকে প্রভাবিত করবে। এতে ক্ষতির মুখে পড়বে দেশের চিংড়ি ও [...]

2016-08-03T18:42:02+00:00 August 1st, 2016|CPD in the Media, Mustafizur Rahman|

Textile Sustainability Platform can be voice for driving sustainable practices & strategies in the sector: Mustafizur Rahman

Published in The Asian Age on Monday, 1 August 2016 Textile Sustainability Platform launched Bangladesh Partnership for Cleaner Textile (PaCT) officially launched the Textile Sustainability Platform (TSP) recently, aiming to promote efficiency in use of resources and environmental sustainability in the country's lucrative [...]

2016-08-04T12:11:24+00:00 August 1st, 2016|CPD in the Media, Mustafizur Rahman|

For inclusive development, it is essential to ensure access of the poor to the global service market: Mustafizur Rahman

Published in The News Today on Sunday, 30 July 2016 Poverty eradication not possible only with GDP growth: Experts With the country's GDP growth has been on a good track, noted economists and experts think the government now needs to focus on removing [...]

2016-08-02T14:29:09+00:00 July 30th, 2016|CPD in the Media, Mustafizur Rahman|

Dr Moazzem suggests increasing investment opportunities in poultry industry

Published in The Financial Express on Friday, 29 July 2016 Increased investment, govt backing to help poultry sector realise vision 2021 FHM Humayan Kabir The country's poultry industry needs huge investment, capacity building and government's policy and fiscal support to achieve vision [...]

2016-08-02T18:13:13+00:00 July 30th, 2016|CPD in the Media, Khondaker Golam Moazzem|

Press reports: citizen dialogue on SDG 16 in the Bangladesh Context

A citizen dialogue titled SDG 16 in the Bangladesh Context: Peace and Security, Human Rights and Governance was organised by the Citizen’s Platform for SDGs, Bangladesh at BRAC Centre Inn Auditorium on Thursday 18 July 2016.  The Platform is an [...]

2016-08-02T15:15:17+00:00 July 29th, 2016|CPD events mention, CPD in the Media|

Review on Rehman Sobhan’s “Untranquil Recollections” in South Asia Journal

Published in South Asia Journal on Thursday, 21 July 2016 Rehman Sobhan: Untranquil Recollections – The Years of Fulfilment Arnold Zeitlin Book Review Writing history in Bangladesh always has been a sensitive activity, what with so many people hesitant to revisit their [...]

2016-07-25T16:55:50+00:00 July 22nd, 2016|CPD in the Media, Rehman Sobhan|

Basket of non-traditional exports still remained limited to few items and largely dependent on few markets: Dr Moazzem

Published in The Financial Express on Thursday, 21 July 2016 Growth in export of products excluding top five lacks lustre Monira Munni The latest reckoning reveals exports from most sectors save five major ones, namely apparel, frozen fish, jute, leather and [...]

2016-08-02T18:13:20+00:00 July 21st, 2016|CPD in the Media, Khondaker Golam Moazzem|

To retain double-digit growth in RMG export Bangladesh should emphasise on productivity and workers’ efficiency: Dr Moazzem

Published in Dhaka Tribune on Wednesday, 20 July 2016 Bangladesh proceeds with strong foothold in global apparel market Ibrahim Hossain Ovi Bangladesh continues to make its firm footing in the global apparel markets that it has successfully shone in all of its [...]

2016-08-02T18:13:29+00:00 July 20th, 2016|CPD in the Media, Khondaker Golam Moazzem|

Monetary policy must look to shrink the spread by lowering lending rate instead of slashing deposit rate: Mustafizur Rahman

Published in The Daily Star on Monday, 18 July 2016 Monetary policy to focus on growth momentum Rejaul Karim Byron The central bank is set to announce the new monetary policy next week that will aim to maintain the private sector [...]

2016-07-20T19:56:28+00:00 July 18th, 2016|CPD in the Media, Mustafizur Rahman|

Terrorism a global concern & BD needs to address it carefully to avoid adverse impact on economy: Dr Moazzem

Published in যুগান্তর on Sunday, 17 July 2016 অর্থনীতিতে বিরূপ প্রভাব রফতানি আয় নিয়ে আশংকা বেশি সাদ্দাম হোসেন ইমরান পর পর দুই দফা জঙ্গি হামলার ঘটনায় বিরূপ প্রভাবের মুখে দেশের অর্থনীতি। বিশেষ করে গুলশানে নজিরবিহীন হত্যাযজ্ঞের পর বদলে যাচ্ছে ইতিবাচক অর্থনীতির চলমান [...]

2016-08-02T18:13:37+00:00 July 17th, 2016|CPD in the Media, Khondaker Golam Moazzem|