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The Financial Express

Traffic gridlock a bane for commuters  

In Dhaka city nowadays, traffic congestion has become a common...

COVID-19 evolves and crosses into Bangladesh

Like in more than 100 other countries, the impact of...

Masquerading against coronavirus

As the controversy over effectiveness of mask in protecting a...

Dhaka beggars are back  

The once ubiquitous beggars of Dhaka are making a comeback....

Revival of basic hygiene practice  

The outbreak of deadly novel coronavirus, officially termed COVID-19, across...

Morality in the 21st century: Moral progress or amoralisation?

"If a slave says to his master, "You are not...

Paddy procurement: Intention and outcome  

The Ministry of Food has achieved something remarkable---it has procured...

COVID-19 weighs on global stock market

The global stock markets appear to be in a long-term...

Stock market bubble no basis for shared prosperity

The US is currently still in a stock market bubble...

Need to discipline the road sector

The good news is that the much-awaited road safety law...

Agent banking service is a boon to rural unbanked population  

When the banking sector is plagued by massive non-performing loans,...

The US Federal Reserve's debt purchases are a warning

In a 2017 speech, John Williams, then the president of...

Numbers are also romantic

In '1984', George Orwell's classic novel, the 21st century readers...

Protecting depositors' money in banks and FIs

The government's move to increase insurance coverage of single depositor...

Taming of mosquito menace urgent

Mosquitoes have of late become a dangerous insect spreading various...

Epidemics can quickly wipe out economic advances

The COVID-19 outbreak is threatening to become a global pandemic...

Worrying time for bank depositors

The fear that the sizeable cut in interest rates of...

What abhorrent cruelty to parents!

When are parents compelled to flee their oppressive sons? It...

US initiates fresh peace effort in Afghanistan   

A new peace effort has been initiated in Afghanistan since...

Of books, 'out-books' and readers

Before the start of the wide use of video games...

Anti-Muslim violence convulses Delhi as Trump embraces Modi

As Indian prime minister Narendra Modi was felicitating American president...

What COVID-19 means for international cooperation

Throughout history, crisis and human progress have often gone hand...

Coronavirus exposes global economic vulnerability

As the outbreak of novel COVID-19 virus turns into a...