Water for cultivation: Pricing and adoption  

Average rainfall in Bangladesh is reported to be more than...

After restructuring, now what?  

When the guidelines on loan restructuring were issued three years...

Wage hike for RMG workers: Some issues  

The garment workers have rejected the minimum wage of Tk...

Population rise and urban woes  

With the full-blown Bangla monsoon receding, the dengue onslaught is...

Breakthroughs by Bangalee scientists

It is time the long-held notion that the Bangalees are...

Economy: Turning around is not easy

Turning any economy from a position of extreme poverty to...

BRTA makes it to the top of bribery chart  

So, corruption triumphs once again. The recent report of the...

Rural labour: Real wage rate increasing  

Labour market in rural areas has undergone radical changes over...

Stock market: Belied expectation

Many had pinned their hope on a possible turnaround in...

Moving fast to reach sustainable development goals

Bangladesh is trying its best to achieve the goals of...

Prospects for domestic tourism

Following the last Eid-ul-Fitr, a large number of people left...

Why are more people opting for divorce?

When anywhere a divorce application is filed every hour on...

Bangladesh talks of FTAs, but signs none

Since long, we have been hearing that Bangladesh is negotiating...

No more lure for job-seekers in Saudi Arabia?

From what one gathers reading news reports, job prospect for...

Food stock and flow of income

Until recently, the lack of the availability of food was...

Power generation at high cost

The country's power sector is witnessing a sort of mixed...

Diversifying export products, destinations  

Bangladesh has set an ambitious target to achieve $50 billion...

Plunging currency and related issues

Globally, the currencies of small economies are taking a beating...

Enhanced capacity key to developing Ctg port  

It's really heartening to know that the Chittagong Port has...

Ramification of record rice yield  

That the country's farm sector has added another feather to...

Erdogan's Lira problem

Time is running out for Erdogan as the Turkish economy...

Hard lessons from Genoa bridge collapse  

GENOA — Is our infrastructure safe? In the aftermath of...

The malaise of child marriage  

In Bankim Chandra's novel 'Debi Coudhurani', Profullo (10) broke down...