Competition bound to go up: It is strategy that matters

It is well known a fact today that all businesses face competition. With increased use of the internet to buy goods and services and to find places to go, a business unit is no longer just competing with immediate neighbours,...

The ethos of February within our socio-cultural horizon

The much awaited month of February marks for all of...

Skywalk: A smart solution for pedestrians in Dhaka

Dhaka, one of the most densely populated megacities in the...

Global economic tensions and rising militarisation of Europe

The Deputy Managing Director of International Monetary Fund, David Lipton...

Replacing sunset with sunrise

The inexorable worldwide march towards far-right nationalism coupled with a...

Rationalising tax provisions on amortisation

The country's investment promotion agency -- the Bangladesh Investment Development...

West Africa's democratic tipping point?

Support for credible democratic elections in Nigeria, Senegal, and Côte...

The debate over commercial coaching  

There are still a few people around that benefitted from...

Introduction of pensions in Bangladesh: Points to ponder  

The Government of Bangladesh (GoB) is mulling the introduction of...

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Cyber security: The Malware threat

A UK-based research body, Comparitech, has published the findings of their study on cyber security of 60 countries. In Comparitech's Global Cybersecurity Index (GCI), Bangladesh was ranked as the sixth least cyber secure country in the world. Given the government's vision to achieve a 'Digital Bangladesh' by the year 2021,...

Slow moving rickshaws choking traffic  

SLOW-MOVING and manually driven rickshaws are a cause for traffic...