Reviewing Global Food Policy Report 2018

The International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) recently organised a...

Conquering cholera: A silent golden jubilee

That Bangladesh, previously East Pakistan, would one day find itself...

The case for research universities

Among the total educational institutes of a country, universities play...

Developing world: Some vital areas revisited

Current trends indicate that the global economic recovery is on...

A number that can reflect financial etiquette

Imagine a simple number that can show your attitude towards...

Fighting inequality in Asia and the Pacific

Inequality is increasing in Asia and the Pacific. Our region's...

Planning for innovation: Role of IPRs

Upon graduation from the least developed country status, Bangladesh aspires...

Iran Nuclear Deal: America isolated from its core European allies

The latest measure by President Donald Trump of the United...

Aftermath of the Doha Round

For all practical purposes the world has moved away from...

The mixed legacy of Karl Marx in the 21st century

The 200th birth anniversary of Karl Marx (1818-1883) comes at...

Increasing vulnerability of the oceanic ecosystem

Since the beginning of industrial revolution, consumerist attitude in human...

Entrepreneurial ecosystem needs improvement

Bangladesh achieved the lower middle income country status in 2015,...

Kim-Moon summit - a preview of Korean peace

World attention was focused during the last days of the...

bKash-Alipay strategic partnership -- an inspiration to start-up businesses

Media outlets which report on business and economic developments across...

Green investment initiatives on the rise

It is essential that the country's banks and financial institutions...

OIC foreign ministers' two-day meet: Focus on regional common market

The Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) is the second largest...

Accidents on roads, highways

Lives are being lost one after another in road accidents....

Towards a rebirth of Bangladesh cinema

Over the last few years, there were apparent signs of...

Ensuring accountability in education

Education is a shared responsibility; and accountability is obviously a...

PM Hasina's pitch for women's empowerment

The Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina visited Sydney (26-28 April) at...

All's quiet on the German front, not so the French

There's a refreshing youthfulness in Mr. Emmanuel Macron. As refreshing...

'Uber-Pathao' ride-share's impact on Dhaka

App-based ride-share services, including Uber, Pathao and the like, are...

The champion of the 'have-nots'

"It is not true that people stop pursuing dreams because...