WB provides $250 million credit to Bangladesh

The World Bank has approved a credit of $250 million with an objective to support Bangladesh to develop a sustainable policy and infrastructure to counter barriers for create more and extra jobs.

“This will require the economy to create jobs for the 2.2 million youth entering the labour force each year, while attracting more women into the labour market. This programme supports reforms to stimulate trade and private sector investment, strengthen social protection for workers and help the vulnerable population access jobs.” said Qimiao Fan, World Bank Country Director for Bangladesh, Bhutan and Nepal.

Elvis Gomes