Ignorance-inspired Brexit imperial nostalgia

As the possible implications of Britain's self-imposed 'no-deal' exit from...

A truly populist idea

The postwar economic success of liberal democracies was not simply...

Banks, government bonds and tax  

Finance Minister Abul Maal Abdul Muhit has indicated that he...

Brexit: The price of arrogance

European Council President Donald Tusk recently sparked controversy by saying...

It's time for accountability

It has taken another 80 lives for realisation to dawn...

Vietnam and the dilemma of new wealth

Five days before US President Donald Trump and North Korean...

Why does campaign against yaba falter?  

Hardly a day passes without the news of death of...

Poverty reduction rests on trade

Just when poverty-reduction efforts around the world were already slowing,...

Plight of country's domestic tourism  

When domestic tour operators are taking heart from the unabated...

Micro-credit: Financial literacy a must among borrowers

The concept of microfinance as a successful poverty alleviation method...

Greece: Tension between the pressure for reform and the state structure and institutions

My journey to Greece started at the London Heathrow Terminal...

Honking: Impatience at its worst  

If a foreigner is asked about his or her some...

Real estate sector bounces back

Bangladesh's socioeconomic condition has been very good since the beginning...

Of NPL and political system  

Concern over rising volume of non-performing loans (NPLs) has intensified...

Hate speech threatens our humanity  

Do politicians' words matter? Since becoming US President, Donald J...

Regional free trade in South Asia may shatter  

The militant attack at Pulwama in Jammu and Kashmir on...

Why Al Mahmud is a poet with difference

The entrance of Al Mahmud into Bangla poetry, the poetic...

About ethical banking system

An eminent World Bank economist says a parliament that follows...

Davos in existential crisis

The World Economic Forum (WEF), holding its annual summit of...

Control and prevention of diabetes only way to prevent a grave crisis

Awareness could go a long way towards fighting and preventing...

Indirect funding excludes Bangladesh  

When the World Bank declined to fund the Padma Bridge,...

Master plan to protect arable land  

The Prime Minister's instructions to the relevant authorities to prepare...

A recession we must be ready for

When economic giant Germany barely beats dipping in to recession...