Skill-driven demographic dividends  

It indeed augurs well for development partners, who gathered in...

Getting educational perspective right  

The country's education is mired by professional aberrations and criminal...

Signing of FTA with China

Bangladesh appears to be taking one step forward and then...

Can domestic policies really boost trade?

How far domestic policies of a country can go to...

Effective partnership for uplift

The development partners of Bangladesh will review the problems and...

Doctors: Problems of plenty

Some years back the shortage of doctors, in terms of...

Ensuring economic justice and equity  

Concerns are being expressed over the increasing inequality in the...

Tackling fallout of climate change  

If one of the hottest places on earth-Sahara Desert near...

Need for change in police-people relations

At the time of launching the Police Week 2018, Prime...

Making statistical data reliable        

The Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics (BBS) collects, produces and generates...

Addressing capital crunch of rural SMEs

Despite the much touted policy support for the small and...

The influx of Rohingya refugees: Harsh realities  

An early repatriation of Rohingya refugees to Myanmar appears to...

Integrating micro-credit into safety nets  

The government and the World Bank (WB), according to a...

Poverty alleviation amid soaring cost of living  

The city residents saw their cost of living go up...

Making economic zones click  

The government has taken a laudable initiative to set up...

Fallout of higher living cost    

The low-income segment of the capital city's population fared worse...

Risks of having too many banks

Policymakers in Bangladesh perhaps forget that the country's banking system...

Home and away: The narrative of migration  

The deeply passionate saying, 'home is where heart is' does...

Looking back and forth  

According to Joseph E. Stiglitz, Nobel laureate in Economics, "The...

Saga of abuse of development projects' vehicles    

The Power Division back in 2012 took up a project...

'Fast action' to bring Ctg port on right track  

Finance Minister A M A Muhith has recently emphasised the...

Maintaining food security  

Food security has never been fool-proof in any country across...

Educational rot is spreading fast  

There seems to be a collective suicidal attempt -- one...