The value of government risk taking

Economic debates are often presented as black-and-white battles between conservatives...

World Cup passion: When football is in DNA

A great many rumours are in circulation that a reputed...

Brexit sports economics

Working weekends are never fun as Theresa May and her...

Over-hyped technology  

As one of those with suspicions around all the data...

The travails of Bangladeshi air travelers

A great many of us Bangladeshis travel to the United...

For Putin, Helsinki talks with Trump a win before he even sits down

For US President Donald Trump, a summit with Vladimir Putin...

Not all is well on DSE front  

On Wednesday last, DSEX, the main index of the Dhaka...

Cracks in Belt and Road Initiative

China's Belt-Road Initiative (BRI) may have girdled the globe, thus...

Odds and bobs

Economically speaking not much good news comes out from Pakistan...

Addressing the enigma of 'jobless growth'

Finance Minister AMA Muhith did admit that the country was...

Media plurality and competition law

Competition regimes are often related to the development strategy of...

Why road building cost goes up    

We have the distinction of spending more money than China...

Time ripe for opening a dedicated SME bank

Dubbed the 'missing middle' the small and medium enterprises (SME)...

Catching up with the global trend of cross-border acquisition  

One of the leading conglomerates of the country, Akij Group,...

Mexico: Economic consequences of AMLO's victory  

Andrés Manuel López Obrador (AMLO) finally made it to Los...

Need for improved bus service in Dhaka city  

Dhaka city is no stranger to air-conditioned (AC) buses. Commuters...

The final beacons any two of the four

At 1:10 A.M., May 09, 1945, Russian people heard over...

EU finds it difficult when play gets frenetic

The European Union (EU) is currently facing challenges more severe...

What are we doing to ourselves?

It must go down as one of the most thought-provoking...

Fading romance with rail stations

Railway stations mean a lot to people who frequently travel...

All quiet on the World Cup front

Brazil's defeat was a spectre they were not prepared to...

The EU-US relationship: A challenging time

A very significant and open chasm has developed between the...

The politics of alternatives  

As early as the crisis period during the Second World...