On money laundering, capital flight

Perhaps no country in the world has been successful in...

Boosting the use of solar power  

A news item published recently in the FE reports the...

Pledge of the Independence Day

As the country's Independence Day, March 26 surpasses in its...

Effects of gas price hike after LNG import  

Finance Minister AMA Muhith has recently gave a broad hint...

The quest for a more responsible digital future  

The world is being battered by technological disruption, as innovations...

Will ASEAN criticism change Myanmar?  

Myanmar's State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi came under scathing...

Erosion in stock prices

Investors have been wondering what has happened to the stock...

Making a decision on the future of BJMC  

The state-run Bangladesh Jute Mills Corporation (BJMC) is again under...

Poverty ascent and descent  

Poverty can be both persistent and short-lived. The former may...

Changing fortune of savings tools  

The national savings scheme (NSS) instruments have been in the...

Containing ballooning trade deficit

The latest central bank data suggest the country's overall trade...

Challenges before Bangladesh on graduation from LDC  

Having reached the lower middle-income country status in 2014, Bangladesh...

Why the rush for self annihilation is

High incidence of suicides in recent times has become a...

Competitive rise in depositors' rates

Over the last few months, it has been noticed that...

Boosting up organic farming

Organic farming believed to be a thing of the past...

Women empowerment  

Women empowerment has long been a popular concept in the...

'Junked' image of stock market

The Bangladesh stock market has lots of abnormalities, the unusual...

Harnessing the potential of jute

The jute sector has a bright future and the state...

Stopping question leaks needs a happy education model

Incidents of question-paper leaks at each level of exams in...

Tacit admission of question-paper leak won't help

The inter-ministerial committee constituted to ascertain whether the question papers...

The forgotten issue of egalitarianism

The very independence of Bangladesh was underpinned by the pledge...

Bankrolling PPP projects  

Things are not fine on the PPP (Public Private Partnership)...

Building upon South-South synergy

A renewed interest has been created in South-South cooperation in...