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The Financial Express

Public transport ignored again

After a series of hard restrictions, the government has favoured...

Retelling the story of jute

Before independence, jute was the chief cash crop of the...

Homework and assignments on sale

People in this part of the world perhaps have the...

Sustaining manufacturing sector

The manufacturing sector currently contributes 17 per cent of the...

Containing toxic industrial waste

When it comes to effluent-treatment plant (ETP), it is the...

Pragmatic move to rescue tourism sector

The nearly two-year business doldrums in domestic tourism have evidently...

Exploiting light-engineering potential

It is a well-known fact that the country has quite...

Nothing surprising about Taliban victory

The way the US-backed Afghan government simply disintegrated even before...

Reviving ailing railway

The volume of passengers and cargo that Bangladesh Railway can...

Multilateral initiative to ease the pandemic crisis

It took quite a while to firm up a multilateral...

Making Rohingya settle down  

The overtly high enthusiasm of a few Western countries and...

Suspending IP rights on vaccine production  

Last week, people in their thousands queued up at various...

Economic shocks faced by Bangabandhu's regime

The period was turbulent. Newly independent Bangladesh started its journey...

The media in a changing world

Of late, the media reports appear to be increasingly getting...

Exploiting BNFQ's potential for further human resource dividend  

At a time the world is grappling with the second,...

Monetary policy lacks realism

Realistic assumptions and sound hypotheses are critical for devising policies...

Job retention & creation of new jobs in potential sectors  

Covid-19 has already taken a very heavy a toll on...

Increase in country's Net use

In normal times, against the backdrop of continued rise in...

A welcome change of mind

The final numbers that the Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics (BBS),...

Clothing exports' ranking a puzzle  

The piece of news that Vietnam had crossed Bangladesh and...

Local heroes to fight climate change

Extreme weather causing damage to life and property on a...

Bangladesh and Pakistan: A world apart now

That Bangladesh has long been performing better than Pakistan is...

Four-day workweek gaining support

Workers used to attend offices and factories six or seven...