Resources on Media Ownership in Bangladesh

Books and Journal Articles

Ahmed, Ikhtisad. 2020. Press Freedom in Bangladesh: How to kill the Fourth Estate in 48 years or Less. In: Tina Burrett, and Jeff Kingston (eds). Press Freedom in Contemporary Asia. Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge. 263-280.

Ahmed, Kazi Anis. 2018. In Bangladesh: Direct Control of Media Trumps Fake News. The Journal of Asian Studies 77, No. 4: 909–922.

Chowdhury, Mohammad Saiful Alam, 2018. Objective Journalism on Election. Management and Resources Development Initiative (MRDI).

Gayen, Kaberi. 2012.Community Radio in Bangladesh: The Policy and the Spirit, Media Asia, 39:1, 32-39.

Haq, Fahmidul. 2019. The Digital Media and the Legal Structure: Is the desire to control the main issue? [in Bangla]. Jogajog 13, July. pp. 227-240

Rahman, Anis. 2017. Television Journalism, Market-orientation, and Media Democratization in Bangladesh. PhD Thesis submitted to Simon Fraser University.

Rahman, Anis. 2020. The politico-commercial nexus and its implications for television industries in Bangladesh and South Asia. Media, Culture & Society, 42(7–8), 1153–1174.

Rahman, Atiqur & Rahman, Habiba (2012) Private FM Radio in Bangladesh, Media Asia, 39:1, 17-22.

Shamsher, Robaka, and Abdullah, Mohhammad Nayeem. 2012. Effect of Satellite Television on the Culture of Bangladesh: The Viewers Perception. European Journal of Business and Management 4, No. 9: 45-54

Shoesmith, Brian & Genilo W Jude. 2013. Bangladesh’s Changing Mediascape: From State Control to Market Forces. Chicago: Intellect.



Freedom House Reports on Bangladesh

Reporters Without Borders (RSF) reports on Bangladesh

Human Rights Watch (HRW) Reports on Bangladesh

Amnesty International Reports on Bangladesh

Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) Reports on Bangladesh

US State Department Reports on Human Rights in Bangladesh