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Growth and poverty reduction

It is concluded from 62-village panel data that, non-income poverty...

Serving the rural people better, medically

The mother of the incumbent director of the National Institute...

Streamlining healthcare system  

Health risks are apparently posing as the greatest threat to...

Demography in driving seat  

With other things remaining the same, it is assumed that...

Quality of schools in question  

The number of 'very good' secondary schools the country currently...

Taking the economy to a higher growth path

The Bangladesh economy has been achieving a laudable growth rate....

Addressing the energy scenario

Although the government is perpetually upbeat about steps it is...

Uplifting the ultra-poor sustainably

Lifting of the ultra-poor in a sustainable way from grinding...

No end to volatility of rice market

As farmers are now busy harvesting Aman, one of the...

Citizen's conference on SDGs in Bangladesh  

It is good to see that a citizen's platform has...

After walking and talking robots, what next?   

The arrival of walking robots serving foods in a Mohammadpur...

Living with price spiral

Price spiral in the economy was triggered this time by...

Energising agro-processing sector

Despite the common perception that Bangladesh as an agro-based country...

A quarterly review of the economy: Food sector

The Bangladesh Food Security Monitoring Bulletin is prepared by the...

Right to a 'living wage'

A recent survey conducted by the IndustriALL Bangladesh Council (IBC)...

Facilitating growth of the service sector

The service sector in Bangladesh registered a steady growth of...

Placing higher education in perspective    

Education particularly higher education has been through a metamorphosis in...

Delivering healthy diets  

The Global Panel on Agriculture and Food Systems for Nutrition...

A world where children are worse off  

As many as 180 million children in 37 countries of...

The case for a lower rate of corporate income tax

One single decision can do a lot for the stock...

Rewriting cooperative societies

Cooperative societies are believed to cater for the poor who,...

Road to women emancipation: Access to assets, wealth, property

Kamla Bhasin, the world-famous feminist from India, with a sweet...

Untapped potential of leathergoods sector

The three-day maiden leathergoods show, arranged to draw international buyers'...