Monday, August 20, 2018
China’s second and third-tier cities, such as Luoyang in central Henan province and Nanchang in southeastern Jiangxi province, are ramping up their measures to attract young talent with housing subsidies complete with local residence permits.
Wednesday, August 1, 2018
The International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) and Bangladesh today signed a financing agreement to significantly increase incomes and food and nutrition security for 250,000 rural households in southern Bangladesh where the highest...
Tuesday, July 31, 2018
The Bangladeshi government, along with many of the country’s employers and worker's organisations have today signed on to the International Labour Organisation’s (ILO) latest Decent Work Country Programme (DWCP) which will run until 2020.
Thursday, July 19, 2018
A number of regions across China have granted extended benefits to local couples as part of efforts to promote families to have a second child.
In Shihezi, a city in the Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, mothers who have a second child will be offered...
Saturday, June 30, 2018
IOM, the UN migration agency, is building hundreds of new temporary shelters each week under a rapid response project to create safer homes for thousands at risks from landslides and flooding in the Rohingya camps in Bangladesh.
Over 600 Rohingyas are...
Thursday, June 28, 2018
The World Bank said on Thursday it would provide up to $480 million in grant-based support to Bangladesh to address the needs of Rohingya refugees including health, education, water, sanitation and social protection.