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What colour is gold — black and white also?

In this country of wonder and surprise, even gold can...

Low tax on capital and property causes more inequality

Low tax base: a matter of happiness? There is a...

Deficit Budget and interest rate in the economy

One of the major causes of inflation is government's borrowing...

Securing the citizens' data

During the third week of this month (June), the Dhaka...

Trump's gamble on Iran

Iran-America antagonism reached an all-time high during the weekend following...

Pasteurised milk: Safe or unsafe?

Consumers have ample reasons to be confused over the issue...

Export diversification demands urgent attention           

Bangladesh is one of the fastest growing economies in the...

Can Bangladesh win its war on drugs?

Today, June 26, is the international commemorative day against "Drug...

How soon will you get e-passports?

Bangladeshi travellers have been eagerly waiting for the distribution process...

Team Bangladesh stand out in this WC  

If rain has been a spoiler of matches of the...

US-China trade war escalating international tension

Analysts have started questioning as to who is losing out...

Saving the country's canals  

Bangladesh is a country of rivers numbering more than seven...

Budget pays inadequate attention to public transport  

Despite acknowledging the importance of 'a planned and integrated public...

Rising population trends threaten SDGs in Asia & Africa

The world's developing nations, currently fighting an uphill battle in...

Not the perfect shot in the arm

The government has been at the receiving end for years...

Combustible continentalism: Trade as low-grade tool

Hopes to expand commerce were raised when, in April 2019,...

Africa's gig opportunity

The growth of digital platforms in Africa could offer new...

Signing of FTA with trading partners  

FTA is an international agreement between two or more countries...

VAT: Fresh concerns for consumers  

There has been a lot of clamour about the new...

5G dynamics poses policy dilemma

Despite being the next-generation cellular communication technology, 5G has become...

Technology to cope with scarcity of irrigation water  

Bangladesh is an irrigation-water-scarce country in the absence of sufficient...

Civic service is not a plus point of Dhaka  

Of the many merits of the just announced budget for...

Black money whitening scheme - ethical issues

A debate is now on about the budget proposal allowing...