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Prof Professor Rehman Sobhan for increasing institutional capacity for boosting trade

Country’s prominent economist Professor Rehman Sobhan has stressed the need for increasing institutional capacity and creating value chain for boosting regional trade in South Asia.

2018-02-19T16:10:54+00:00 February 19th, 2018|CPD in the Media, Rehman Sobhan|

Restructure production, export processes to improve transboundary trade in South Asia: Rehman Sobhan

Published in Dhaka Tribune on Sunday, 18 February 2018 ‘Restructuring production, export processes indispensable to bolstering transboundary trade in South Asia’ Prof Rehman Sobhan, fourth from left, at a session of the 3rd Sanem Annual Economists’ Conference-2018 at Brac Centre Inn [...]

2018-02-18T16:00:17+00:00 February 18th, 2018|CPD in the Media, Mustafizur Rahman, Rehman Sobhan|

Political affiliation should not be the basis of university appointments: Prof Rehman Sobhan

'There is a sharp contrast between universities in Bangladesh and overseas as the latter follow a much more rigorous process – from student admission to teacher recruitment.'

2018-02-11T12:07:09+00:00 February 11th, 2018|CPD in the Media, Rehman Sobhan, Rounaq Jahan|

Anything less than democracy not acceptable: Prof Rehman Sobhan

Noted economist Professor Rehman Sobhan said Saturday anything less than democracy will not be acceptable as people of Bangladesh bear a historic tradition of struggle against non-democratic forces.

2018-01-29T18:46:16+00:00 January 28th, 2018|CPD in the Media, Rehman Sobhan|

Nurul Islam could have been the Amartya Sen of Bangladesh: Rehman Sobhan

“I would attend classes, listen to lectures and take notes by barely looking at the notebook to minimise the use of my eyes,” said economist Nurul Islam in his book, 'An Odyssey: The Journey of My Life'.

2018-01-24T13:58:53+00:00 January 24th, 2018|CPD in the Media, Rehman Sobhan|

অর্থনীতি সমিতির স্বর্ণপদক পেলেন রেহমান সোবহান

অর্থশাস্ত্র চর্চা ও গবেষণায় উল্লেখযোগ্য অবদানের স্বীকৃতি হিসেবে বাংলাদেশ অর্থনীতি সমিতি স্বর্ণপদক-২০১৭ পেয়েছেন বিশিষ্ট অর্থনীতিবিদ  রেহমান সোবহান।

2017-12-24T17:52:42+00:00 December 22nd, 2017|CPD in the Media, Rehman Sobhan|

ব্যাংকিং খাতে চলছে নৈতিকতা–সংকট: রেহমান সোবহান

দেশের ব্যাংকিং খাতে নৈতিকতার সংকট চলছে বলে মন্তব্য করেছেন বিশিষ্ট অর্থনীতিবিদ অধ্যাপক রেহমান সোবহান। তিনি বলেন, সংকটের পুরোটাই খেলাপি ঋণকে ঘিরে। অধিকাংশ ঋণগ্রহীতা নির্দিষ্ট সময়ের মধ্যে ঋণের অর্থ পরিশোধ না কৌশল জেনে গেছেন।

2017-12-24T17:18:43+00:00 December 22nd, 2017|CPD in the Media, Rehman Sobhan|

Prof Rehman Sobhan to attend BEA biennial conference as Guest of Honour

The 20th biennial conference of the Bangladesh Economic Association (BEA) begins tomorrow (December 21), which is expected to come up with a set of recommendations to help the government in its efforts to achieve the 'middle-income country' status by 2021.

2017-12-20T12:23:11+00:00 December 20th, 2017|CPD in the Media, Rehman Sobhan|

We live in an elite-dominated deeply unjust society: Prof Rehman Sobhan

Renowned economist Rehman Sobhan on Monday said that Bangladesh needs to move beyond the traditional class of the worker and owner and understand that this production process has become integrated.

2017-12-20T11:55:05+00:00 December 20th, 2017|CPD in the Media, Rehman Sobhan|

Professor Rehman Sobhan nominated for Khan Bahadur Ahsanullah Gold Medal

Dhaka Ahsania Mission (DAM) has selected economist Prof Rehman Sobhan for ‘Khan Bahadur Ahsanullah Gold Medal-2016’ in recognition of his outstanding contributions to economical and educational activities.

2017-11-14T14:39:56+00:00 November 14th, 2017|CPD in the Media, Rehman Sobhan|

Birth of a Nation – Review on Rehman Sobhan’s Untranquil Recollections

This autobiography by Rehman Sobhan covers the years from pre- 1935, when he was born, to 1971, when Bangladesh emerged as an independent sovereign country. Accordingly, it has to be considered the first of more parts of the Sobhan story.

2017-04-24T13:52:17+00:00 April 24th, 2017|CPD in the Media, Rehman Sobhan|

Bangladeshi economist Sobhan suggests agrarian reforms commission

The setting up of a 21st century agrarian reforms commission and providing access for the rural populace to tangible assets and initiating electoral reforms will be key to address the growing problem of inequality, noted Bangladeshi economist Rehman Sobhan said here on Monday.

2017-04-18T20:05:55+00:00 April 18th, 2017|CPD in the Media, Rehman Sobhan|