Asia's strongmen and their weak economies

US President Donald Trump grabs the most headlines, but the...

Gloomy global trade outlook and BD's export  

Growth in the global trade is likely to be slower...

Social engineering at work

That social media works contrary to its name and is...

Being generous beyond limit  

The unusual generosity displayed in the matters of extending pecuniary...

North America's changing trade order

The previous Scopus article ("After NAFTA," October 02), was written...

Road Runner populism

Populist economics has rarely had it so good. The US...

Let the middle class be the driving force of economy

It's good to learn that more than half of the...

Bitcoin: A hype or digital gold!

Bitcoin, a cryptocurrency based on blockchain technology where every transaction...

Crony capitalism afflicts the economy: Why and remedies

The concept of 'crony capitalism' or 'cronyism' is closely connected...

Bucking the trend of declining household debt

Well, ordinarily, personal or family indebtedness is considered a liability...

River erosion: The silent destroyer

It was a nerve-wrecking and shocking scene to watch a...

After NAFTA: Go back to the drawing board

US President Donald J. Trump managed to flay two sturdy...

Disappearance of Hemanta  

Mid-Aswin means this part of the world is well set...

Sluggish transactions of tradable government securities

Secondary transactions of tradable fixed income securities of the government...

Space for recreational centres  

A recent front page FE photograph of a vast railway...

Making the TCB more effective

In a democratic country, when prices of goods continue to...

Imperfect market of AC buses in Dhaka  

Air-conditioned (AC) bus for the regular commuters in Dhaka city...

A journeyman's Pathao experience

Wrapping my fingers firmly around the shoulder of my driver,...

Developing countries losing out to digital giants

A new United Nations report warns that the potential benefits...

Long-term effects of pollution  

Air pollution is taking a heavy toll on human life...

Bye, bye American pye: Donald Trump's signature trade tune

No, that was not Don McLean singing his signature song,...

Persecuted and the poorer do need the UN

Amid the continuing debate on the relevance of the United...

Dhaka's sylvan past, sombre present

Bangladesh has long been one of the most ill-starred countries...