A worker builds a scaffold at a construction site in Mumbai on Tuesday.
Workers are seen at a construction site in Beijing on Tuesday.
Grameenphone Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO) Syed Tanvir Husain hands over a cheque for Tk 31.4 crore to State Minister for Labour and Employment Begum Monnujan Sufian at the conference room of the ministry in the capital on Tuesday.
Togi, an 11th grade student at Wakefield High School, is seen at work in a fast food restaurant in Arlington, Virginia recently. When his father lost his job last year, Togi, then 16, did not hesitate to look for a job to help his family, despite the fear of Covid-19. In the United States, the pandemic has
precipitated many high school students into the world of work, at the risk of jeopardising their future. At best, these teenagers juggle school and odd jobs mainly in fast food restaurants, clinging to the idea of a better future.