UNGA 2018: Hasina drums up world support for solving Rohingya crisis

World leaders at the on-going 73rd session of the United...

An insider view of how the tax administration operates

One of the long-standing problems of economic management of Bangladesh...

Environmental sustainability and decent work

A green economy is one that "results in improved human...

Happy birthday to Lata Mangeshkar

Two 16-year old girls unfurled a new dawn of the...

Social media and Digital Security Act

Social media can be defined as "forms of electronic communication...

Human teachers versus robot teachers

The percentage of gross domestic product (GDP) spent on education...

When poetry coalesces into painting

"In times of crisis it is wise to keep silent."...

It is not cricket!

Something totally unbelievable and illegal happened during the ongoing Asia...

Poor corporate governance in banking sector

In the developed countries, stock market plays the key role...

Rising inequalities in Bangladesh

Since independence, overall economic inequality in Bangladesh has become pervasive;...

From Toronto Pearson Airport to Hazrat Shahjalal Airport  

To begin with a real-life air travel experience in Canada....

Education Day 2018 and students' movement

Education Day enters 56th year today, September 17. On this...

The global economy's fundamental weakness

When Lehman Brothers declared bankruptcy ten years ago, it suddenly...

The nouveau riche of Bangladesh

That the rich in Bangladesh as a class is getting...

Energising cross-border power sector cooperation in South Asia

South Asian countries facing challenges in efficiently meeting growing electricity...

Can ASEAN turn geostrategic and technological disruption into opportunity?

Is the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) resilient enough...

Thriving e-commerce and its conflicting policy implications

Electronic commerce (popularly known as e-commerce) has picked up in...

New rules for high seas: Ensuring rights of poor nations

Over-fishing, warming oceans and plastic pollution dominate the headlines when...

Islamic banking: An in-depth look

The book titled 'Essays on Islamic Banking and Finance' is...

Can the US and Russia avert a new arms race?

Five long years have passed since US President Barack Obama...

Trump's WTO threats: A spectre of disorder in global trade system

On the last day of the last month, in an...

Alternate employment

In structured societies the concept of alternate employment used to...

Making budget documents easily available

There was a time when the slightest leakage of information...