Biman's Achilles' heel

With the addition of a brand new Boeing aircraft to...

Let children glow in happiness  

Except during merrymaking on the national holidays, the faces of...

When it is more than remittance earning

There exists a mixed picture as far as sending of...

Who really creates value in an economy?  

After the 2008 global financial crisis, a consensus emerged that...

The country's innovation footprint

It is quite distressing to know that Bangladesh is the...

Urban pollution, urgency of its control

What the World Bank (WB) report has divulged on urban...

Diversifying Bangladesh's export basket

For long, Bangladesh was depending on only one product -...

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...