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...

Medicine price: Is sky the limit?  

A sort of anarchic situation has been prevailing in pricing...

Strengthening River Protection Commission

The government's rescue plan is failing to stop the encroachment...

Working towards the next economic paradigm

For decades, the Western world put its faith in a...

Mission of wiping Rohingya out of history

That Myanmar is on a morbid mission to wipe out...

Selecting a strategic investor for the Dhaka bourse

Finally, after much waiting and searching, the Dhaka Stock Exchange...

Cotton import taking a heavy toll

That Bangladesh is currently the world's largest raw cotton importing...

Inclusiveness in a regime of injustice

Professor Rehman Sobhan's passion for a just society is very...

RMG wage and buyers' charity

The wage board formed last month for recommending wages for...

Excise duty on bank deposit and small savers

The government will lose only Tk 3.55 billion if the...

Food security: When supply is not access

The causal connection between food availability and food security is...

Merit of going public by a business

Very often we ask businesses to go public for raising...

More Border haats?

Reports have it that at the recently held Bangladesh-India Commerce...

Irrigation: When machines overtake men

Nobel Laureate Arthur Lewis maintains that developing countries grapple with...

Let the promise come true

It is now spring time. The residents of Dhaka have...

Making railway an affordable mode of transportation

The revised master plan of the Bangladesh Railway (BR) is...

The social media threat to society and security

The current moment in world history is a painful one....

Investment in rural economy

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina made a strong plea in favour...

Monetary Policy and the stock market  

Monetary Policy matters in fixing or influencing the prices in...

The toll weighs heavy on infrastructure

The state of business in Bangladesh in terms of its...

Poverty alleviation: State-market collaboration

The poverty trend in the country, revealed by various documents,...

Stock market puzzles

The indices of two stock exchanges in Dhaka and Chittagong...