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NRBs demand separate tribunal for quick disposal of property cases

Non-resident Bangladeshis on Thursday demanded for setting up a separate tribunal for quick disposals of land dispute cases. Soyeb Adamji, a leader of London-based organisation, Our Land in Bangladesh, made the demand on behalf…

March 4, 2016 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National

Students demand review of 36th BCS result

Students from different educational institutions on Monday formed a human chain, demanding the review of 36th Bangladesh Civil Services preliminary examination results and removal of all disparities in recruitment process of the government jobs…

February 16, 2016 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National
Garments workers hold a sit-in organised by National Garments Workers Federation in Dhaka on Sunday, demanding full compensation for the victims’ families. — New Age photo

Tazreen fire : Victims’ families demand

Family members of the victims of the Tazreen Fashions fire on Sunday demanded that the financial assistance received from different bodies be kept outside the purview of compensation package as per International Labour Organisation standards…

February 15, 2016 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National

BFUJ demands 9th wage board for journalists, employees

Leaders of Bangladesh Federal Union of Journalists on Saturday demanded immediate formation of the 9th wage board for enhancement of salary scales for journalists and other workers of the newspaper industry…

February 14, 2016 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National
Slum dwellers of the capital form a human chain in front of National Press Club in the city on Saturday, protesting at their eviction without rehabilitation. — New Age photo

Rehabilitation demanded for slum dwellers before eviction

Rights activists and slum dwellers on Saturday urged the authorities not to demolish any slum without rehabilitating the residents. They also demanded multi-storey apartments for slum dwellers from a human chain held in front of National Press Club, said a press release…

February 14, 2016 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National

RECRUITMENT PANELS : Successful candidates demand jobs in 3 SCBs

The candidates who earlier passed recruitment tests of Sonali, Janata and Rupali banks on Thursday demanded that the state-owned commercial banks appoint them from the bank’s respective recruitment panels comprising of the successful applicants…

February 12, 2016 · 0 comments · Business

Indian gold demand to climb in 2016: WGC

India’s gold demand is likely to rise this year as investors have factored in interest rate hikes by the US Federal Reserve, while the turmoil in stock markets is making the metal attractive, the World Gold Council said on Thursday…

February 12, 2016 · 0 comments · Business

Dressmakers demand wage hike, decent workplaces

Leaders of Bangladesh Sramik Karmachari Federation at a protest rally on Sunday demanded raise in the wages of the dressmakers, who exclusively sew apparels for home markets across the country…

February 8, 2016 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National

Decent work environment demanded for women employees

Columnists and women rights activists on Saturday urged the authorities concerned to ensure decent work environment for women employees as they are confronted with direct and indirect sexual harassments at their respective jobs…

February 7, 2016 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National
A client counts currency notes inside a private commercial bank in Dhaka recently. The scheduled banks cut rates of interest on lending further in December last year as the businesspeople continued to show reluctance to receive loans from the banking sector due to sluggish business amid political uncertainty. — New Age photo

Banks cut rates more in Dec amid lean loan demand

The scheduled banks cut rates of interest on lending further in December last year as the businesspeople continued to show reluctance to receive loans from the banking sector due to sluggish business amid political uncertainty, said officials of Bangladesh Bank…

February 6, 2016 · 0 comments · Business

Trials of 200 Pakistani war Criminals demanded

Leaders of the International War Crimes Mass Trial Movement at a protest rally on Wednesday called on the Awami League-led government to bring to justice some 200 Pakistani soldiers who had committed war crimes during Bangladesh’s war of independence in 1971…

February 4, 2016 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National

Intl rights bodies demand Mahmudur’s release

Observatory for the Protection of Human Rights Defenders and Asian Human Rights Commission in a joint statement on Wednesday urged the government to release acting Amar Desh editor Mahmudur Rahman immediately…

February 4, 2016 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National

Global factories parched for demand, need stimulus

January surveys of global factory activity released on Monday showed the new year began much as the old one ended – with too much capacity chasing too little demand…

February 2, 2016 · 0 comments · Business
Gas utilities demand larger share of the pie

Gas utilities demand larger share of the pie

The state-run gas transmission and distribution companies want the Bangladesh Energy Regulatory Commission to raise their profit margins by up to three times.
Officials and employees directly receive a portion of the profit made by the companies…

February 1, 2016 · 0 comments · Front Page, National, TOP STORIES

Save footwear industry and workers, demand speakers at a meeting

Politicians and labour leaders at the opening session of a conference in the city on Friday called on the Awami League-led government to stop large-scale import of footwears to save the local industry…

January 30, 2016 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National

BNP demand trial of former CJ for ‘violating constitution’

Bangladesh Nationalist Party on Thursday demanded trial of former Chief Justice ABM Khairul Haque for what it said violating constitution by writing judgment after going into retirement…

January 29, 2016 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National, Politics

Canon profit drops 13.6pc on weak camera demand

Japan’s Canon said Wednesday that annual net profit fell 13.6 per cent last year owing to weak demand for cameras in emerging economies and a slowdown in China…

January 28, 2016 · 0 comments · Business
Guests attend a roundtable conference organised by Urdu Speaking Peoples Youth Rehabilitation Movement at National Press Club in Dhaka on Monday. — New Age photo

Rehabilitate Urdu speaking people form camps, demand speakers at a roundtable

Politicians, professionals and labour leaders at a roundtable discussion in the city on Monday called on the Awami League-led government to take proper steps to rehabilitate the Urdu speaking people living in different camps across the country…

January 26, 2016 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National

Haitians demand president’s ouster

Thousands of protesters took to the streets of Haiti’s capital Saturday, setting tires ablaze and demanding the resignation of outgoing president Michel Martelly following the postponement of a runoff to pick his replacement…

January 25, 2016 · 0 comments · Europe & Americas, International
Garment workers demand dearness allowance

Garment workers demand dearness allowance

Labour leaders at a rally in the city on Friday demanded 50 per cent dearness allowance and introduction of rationing for the garment workers from the current month…

January 23, 2016 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National

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