Next budget: Tight revenue situation  

The process of making the national budget for the next...

Bringing 'errant' diagnostic centres under discipline

There is a mushroom growth of diagnostic centres and private...

Rejuvenating Bangladesh Railway  

Railway is a popular mass transportation system in the world...

Women harassment on board buses  

The arrest of the driver, conductor and helper accused of...

On growth rate controversy

Lending agencies like the World Bank (WB) and the Asian...

Remediation of left-out RMG factories  

Now that most of the targeted jobs associated with remediation...

The parallax of cash reserve ratio  

Banking shenanigans have grabbed headlines recently for good reasons. Throughout...

Disappearing urban water bodies  

The Bangladesh Garments Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA) on April...

Tasks ahead as UAE reopens job market  

It is indeed a good news that the United Arab...

Economic growth sans job creation  

It is heartening to know that South Asia has regained...

Countering the threat from plastic  

The bad news is that people around the world have...

Tax rate and policy implications

Once there was a time when tax rates, be it...

Implementation of laws can protect consumer rights  

There was a time, not long ago, when the issue...

Educating the Commonwealth  

With 53 member countries and 2.4 billion people, the Commonwealth...

The difficult job of divestment

That the supply of quality stocks in the country's stock...

Celebrating spirit of renewal and cultural bond  

The Noboborsho, Bangla New Year, most likely dates back to...

Recommendations of CESCR committee  

The Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights under the...

Upholding the autonomy of central bank

While it is important to uphold and protect the autonomy...

Potato growers in dire straits

For some years now, good harvest of potatoes has turned...

New tenurial arrangements emerging  

The predominant tenancy system had been the share-cropping system in...

Anarchy all round on roads   

The death of at least 10 to 12 people in...

How feasible is Rohingya relocation plan?  

Although some efforts have been taken both by Bangladesh and...

Traffic jam in Dhaka: Gone out of control  

Dhaka has already been ranked as one of the most...