The promise and pitfalls of AI: Fuelling economic inequality

Like any transformative trend, the rise of artificial intelligence (AI)...

Road accidents: Roadblock to achieving SDGs

Death toll from road accidents continues to occur almost every...

The fat and the lean of it

In the space of less than a year, scientific studies...

Developing a vibrant bond market

Bond market in Bangladesh remains largely underdeveloped.  Dominated by the...

Plight of hajj pilgrims

Last year, thousands of hajj pilgrims had suffered for the...

Of work, leisure and retirement

Some people dread the very idea of retirement. They can't...

Is road safety a distant dream?

The Road Transport Bill, 2018, the draft of which was...

Corporatisation of RMG industry

A report carried in this paper  on August 26  titled, ...

Rawhide business in the doldrums

Although the prices of commodities in general show an upward...

Trump's policies will displace the dollar

Back in 1965, Valéry Giscard d'Estaing, then France's Minister of...

Import of double-decker buses and handicaps of BRTC

The usefulness of double-decker buses in the fleet of the...

Agriculture most vulnerable to climate change

As an economy, Bangladesh has performed remarkably well in recent...

Lat bhais on assertive machines  

Lat bhais on the Dhaka roads are not viceroys. But...

Profiting from SMS on cellphone  

That advertising can be a formidable tool for earning revenue...

The basics of stress management

Many people experience stress in life, either from one-off projects...

China manages joint ventures under WTO framework, say experts

China had strictly fulfilled its commitment after its entry to...

No price hike needed if gas theft is checked

Another hike in gas price is imminent. There are indications...

Need for reviewing Malaysia's recruitment policy  

It is learnt on good authority that  since   his  assumption...

Significance of FOCAC summit

The upcoming 2018 Beijing Summit of the Forum on China-Africa...

Semi-circular bus is another option  

To make the bus-based solution for public transport in Dhaka...

Bye-bye banking? Handling AI intervention

Banking is in crisis. It is not just Bangladesh being...

Demographic dispersal in the capital  

The capital city now presents quite an unfamiliar look. Where...

Gulshan residents ready for vote in ideal conditions, not in national election though

The Gulshan Society (GS) voters are getting ready for something...