While the government is distracted by elections, the financial economy will suffer
Both global and local macro-challenges can have serious implications for the people of Bangladesh
Specific policy incentives are needed to stimulate the economy and revive the labour market.
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The government should prioritise job creation and inflation control in the budget for the next fiscal year in a bid to help the marginalised people survive amid higher prices of essentials, said the Citizen’s Platform for SDGs, Bangladesh, yesterday.