The growing waste worries

If one is traveling around any urban concentration across the...

Graft raises cost of doing business

There is no denying that corruption is rampant in Bangladesh...

Global scene of women in science education and Bangladesh

The UNESCO Science Report: towards 2030 has been released which...

There are protests galore

This country is no stranger to the queerest of oddities....

The slippery slide

There are some nervous minds in the policy planning realms...

Economic inequality and civilisation

There are reasons to feel elated over the higher trajectory...

Encouraging multinational companies to list in stock market

The Investment and Policy Summit, held in Dhaka on January...

Changes that the future must embrace

Although 2015 is marked largely by the strife-ridden events across...

Work pattern in rural areas undergoes a change

Rural people are generally engaged in different types of activities,...

Banks left red-faced

One of the best kept secrets of Bangladesh is that...

Creating a cadre of development administrators

The stock of unspent aid money has bulged to around...

TPP deal signed: What BD should do

Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), one of the world's biggest multinational trade...

Why is society hostile to children?

Indications are clear that hostility to children in this country...

Energising the transport sector

The two-day Investment Summit held in the capital highlighted among...

Women in agriculture

National-level information on labour force participation is available from the...

Milking the consumers, freely

Consumers in Bangladesh are always at the receiving end. Almost...

Policy reforms to attract FDI

Bangladesh fails to attract investment, both private and foreign, due...

Modernising Bangladesh Railway

Notwithstanding the government's emphasis on reviving the country's railway, the...

The dramatics of tannery relocation

It has been high drama for quite sometime, and not...

Cut in savings certificate yield puts senior citizens in peril

The government has already cut interest rates of all types...

The dramatics of tannery relocation

It has been high drama for quite sometime, and not...

Determining rural income

Income is considered as one of the most important determinants...

Letting the economy be truly shiny

Doing business is considered a difficult job in Bangladesh and...