Ensuring energy security

There is hardly any load-shedding now-a-days. Just compare the present...

Bracing for a rebound in export growth

Bangladesh's exports in the last fiscal witnessed the slowest growth...

Women workers and their plight

The Agriculture, Nutrition and Health Academy (ANH Academy) is a...

Gold market: Freeing from smugglers, opening for investors

Why the policymakers of the country have not opened up...

Reflections on rural credit

It is true that rural credit market has undergone remarkable...

Accord\'s extension plan amid local opposition

Grave concern was aired by Bangladesh government and Readymade Garment...

Helping senior citizens

Old people were not old in the past: they were...

Making food security a reality

It is a wonder to many people of the world...

Education and economic growth

Economic theories developed since the 1960s embrace endogenous growth that...

Unstable rice market in the election year

Rice is the staple food for Bangladeshis. It is the...

Utilising potential of blue economy

The government has, of late, given utmost importance to blue...

Food security under strain

If food security means availability of staple and other essentials...

Doomsday just a century away!

Even a layman can realise that climate is changing for...

The middle class under strain

It would appear from the proposed FY 18 Budget that...

Tax on bank balance – implications

The government, it seems, wants to mobilise as much money...

On the highway to growth or development?

In the budget speech in parliament on June 01, Finance...

Budget -- from the perspective of an ordinary citizen

For most people the annual budget brings no cheer. What,...

On whose head rest our loads

Friday night at around 10 PM I ventured into Kawran...

The not-so-trusted ratings

There was no rating requirement of business entities in Bangladesh...

Bangladesh economy—an ideological appraisal

The Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics (BBS) has recently published figures...

Jobs for educated youth

The sight of thousands of youths vying for a job...

\'Beauty of the world lies in the diversity of its people\'

More than 7.0 billion people live on this planet spread...

Benefiting from OBOR project

Bangladesh can benefit enormously from the China-led 'One Belt, One...