Gearing up project implementation process

The Jatiya Sangsad (JS) standing committee on the planning ministry...

Teaching students to seek quality knowledge

Well-known author E.C. McKenzie, while referring to state of primary...

What\'s to do with the Railway?

The Bangladesh Railway is losing due to competition from other...

Gearing up remediation in garment units

Remediation in 'risky' garment factories assessed under the government-ILO (international...

Admission faux pas or quality gap!

Right at this moment candidates seeking admission to different universities,...

Good grades are no guarantee for success in life

Now-a-days, it seems students are very serious about their grades...

When \'discomfort\' says something positive

Two high officials of the Power Division, allegedly, received a...

From Trump to Tramp or vice versa!

Charlie Chaplin's most famous comic character, The Tramp has many...

Funding projects through stock market

It is frustrating to find that money could not be...

Least exploitation of a great potential

Given the track record, syndicated loans should be a priority...

Agro-processing industries—the brightest prospect for development

The growth of gross national product (GDP) is important for...

A new twist in US polls: Dislike versus mistrust factors

With less than two months to go before the next...

Bangladesh a model for the South to follow

After remaining in oblivion for a long time, the issue...

When will Competition Commission start functioning?

So, this is where it was feared to get stuck!...

Women in agriculture: The issue of land ownership

Until recently women in Bangladesh hardly participated in agricultural activities...

Economic zones and political bones

By May 2016, three countries had signed up to open...

Governance at the grassroots

“There's much more we can be doing in parliament; we...

In education, quality needed not quantity

The entire foundation of the education system right from primary...

Soil status in Bangladesh

Funded by the Department for International Development (DFID) of the...

Less is more

There's little new about the fact that revenue earnings rarely...

Much ado about growth forecasts

The statistical arm of the government, Bureau of Statistics (BBS),...

The other disincentives

The Bangladesh Bank (BB) on April 27 last softened its...

Rationalising the Protection Regime

In 21st century Bangladesh citizens can really be proud of...