Trump's gangster tactics: The war on Huawei

The arrest of Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou is a dangerous...

Dhaka: The growing urban heat island

At the ongoing COP24: UN Climate Change Conference in Poland,...

Sino-Philippine rapprochement draws ire from certain quarters

During President Xi Jinping's visit to Manila, some 30 bilateral...

Financial Inclusion: What it takes to be meaningful?

Is it not a fact that the bankers now look...

Exploring plurilateral trade deals as LDC graduation nears

Following the 11th Ministerial Conference (MC11) of the World Trade...

Strengthening Africa's climate resiliency

The fight against climate change could be reshaped in the...

HUMAN RIGHTS – FOR EVERYONE, EVERYWHERE

Today is Human Rights Day. The day is observed world...

Earthquake preparedness: A comprehensive approach

In the last couple of years, earthquake, an unpredictable but...

Embryos, justice, and personal responsibility

A Chinese scientist's claims to have created the world's first...

Capital takes all

Every economics student knows that when demand outpaces supply, prices...

The global race for AI supremacy

In July 2017, China's State Council issued the New Generation...

We cannot miss the bus for poor English skill

Too much stress on the mother tongue prompted by an...

Bangladesh, refugees, and a 47-year cycle

Just as migration in 1971, with refugees being an extreme...

Making VAT ADR effective at Supreme Court level

Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) is globally regarded as an easier...

Industry 4.0 to drive Sustainable Development Goals: Part II

The relevance of Industry 4.0 to drive Sustainable Development Goals...

Understanding Xi Jinping Thought that guides China today

Since the economic reform and opening up policy in 1978,...

President Obrador's security plan disappoints civil society in Mexico

Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador, who took office on...

THIRTEEN DAYS THAT SHOOK THE WORLD

The above title mixes John Reed's well-known description of the...

BREXIT CRUNCH TIME: THE TRUTH EMERGES  

From politicians to bureaucrats the Brits are taking a bashing...

Streamlining taxes and duties

Taxation is considered the principal source of government earnings. What...

APEC 2018 Summit: US steps up confrontation with China

This year's Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit held in Port...

Industry 4.0 to drive Sustainable Development Goals: Part-I

Two major issues confront the world today. The first one...