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The Indian Election Commission has announced on March 10 that...

What's wrong with contemporary capitalism?

Rather suddenly, capitalism is visibly sick. The virus of socialism...

Inside the 'Ease of Doing Business' index

The ease of doing business index/ranking is probably one of...

Manufacturing sector: Silent revolution in women empowerment

The world that we live in today is one of...

Bangladesh Delta Plan 2100: Implementation challenges and way forward

Bangladesh Government has approved Bangladesh Delta Plan 2100 (BDP 2100)...

Struggle for protecting human rights

Before the adoption of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights...

The future is Asian: Pragmatic predictions, persistent parasites

National University of Singapore's Parang Khanna wrote a must-read book...

Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib: A leader etched on people's heart

The book 'Bangabandhu: Epitome of a Nation' contains a photograph...

Female entrepreneurship in Bangladesh

Bangladesh, as a rapidly developing nation, stands to gain the...

Education and skills during the Fourth Industrial Revolution

The industrial revolution is not new, neither is job transformation....

SME Policy on the anvil: Addressing finance, information, training, marketing issues

The contribution of Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) to the...

Determining commodity price, forex rate: Market versus intervention

The price of any commodity depends on the interaction between...

China-Bangladesh FTA--an overview

China has signed and implemented 16 Free Trade Agreements (FTAs)...

Middle-class strength: Myth and reality

Among the modern social classes, the one which appears to...

Middle-class strength: Myth and reality

Among the modern social classes, the one which appears to...

Issues and challenges for education reforms in Bangladesh

Education is a crucial sector in any nation. Being a...

Fourth Industrial Revolution: Machine efficiency versus human creativity

There is no doubt that the Fourth Industrial Revolution is...

Default bank loans: A potential time bomb

We cannot find a better set of words to describe...

Dhaka-Riyadh relations: Towards greater synergy

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) occupies a vital position...

Issues of digitisation of salary payments in RMG factories

Contribution of the $30-billion readymade garments (RMG) sector, employing nearly...

Books have come to stay, so have readers

The educated general people of Bangladesh have still kept alive...

Making money from money

Nicholas Shaxson is a journalist, a campaigner and an expert...

Northern winds & the proverbial snow: Global economic warnings

"The north wind doth blow," a timeless western nursery rhyme...