Slump in Gulf sends wake-up call

In this age of globalisation, any development taking place anywhere...

Let 2016 be a defining year

The concept of a yearly cycle has gone through several...

Ray of hope for stock investors

For long there had been many regulatory holes in the...

How to salvage remaining Doha issues

Now that the Doha issues, fondly dubbed DDA (Doha Development...

Poura polls: Ill-matched enthusiasm?

Any type of polling, be at the local or national...

Senior citizens in a sorry plight

Many good decisions of the government remain confined in official...

A mental malaise getting better of rationality

"Move away, or I'll crush you", threatened a bus driver....

The pricing of IPOs

Perhaps, pricing of the initial public offerings (IPOs) in markets...

The case of secondary school teachers

A survey-cum-study report released recently says around half of the...

Strategy on non-farm activities

Although agriculture still remains the dominant source of rural livelihoods,...

Snapshots of the rural labour market

The conventional wisdom about the current situation of the rural...

BIDA\'s role in divestment process under scanner

In order to rejuvenate the private sector activities and reactivate...

Bangladesh poised to be next Asian Tiger

Countries like Bangladesh usually want to hear words of praise...

Ensuring victory against all odds

The day dawns today with the nation recollecting the jubilation...

Will there be enough flexibility at Nairobi?

Less than a week before the 10th WTO Ministerial Conference,...

Will there be enough flexibility at Nairobi?

Less than a week before the 10th WTO Ministerial Conference,...

Will there be enough flexibility at Nairobi?

Less than a week before the 10th WTO Ministerial Conference,...

Crisis of \'coordination\'

'Coordination' is the rarest commodity as far as the decision...

Road to ruin is paved with market prophecies

The long-range forecast factory is in overdrive as the year...

How to check illegal outflow of funds

Illicit financial flow (IFF) from Bangladesh has registered a phenomenal...

Database for Dhaka residents

By the look of it, the objective certainly is pious....

Behind small farm transformation

The Center for Development Research (ZEEF) of Bonn, Germany is...

Blaming for wrong reasons

The Bangladesh Bank (BB) is still being cursed by a...