Palestine issue hangs in the balance

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas paid a three- day state visit...

Bangladesh a least attractive logistics market

Bangladesh has been ranked one of the least attractive logistics...

Year of the rooster, a china booster

How might China's year of the rooster relate to our...

No hydrocarbon crisis beyond 2018!

Buoyed by the findings of a preliminary search, an Indian...

Reviving BRTC for public buses

The main mode of public transportation in Dhaka as well...

Raising budgetary funds for child welfare

One of the strongest determinants of a nation's progress is...

Not intervention but vigilance required in the share market

Share market has been bullish for the last few weeks....

Unconnected dots

A joke going around says that top-division achieving students go...

Aspiring middle-income status: Cleansing the country of corruption

Sandwiched between a middle-income fascination and a corruption-plagued identity, Bangladesh...

Folly thy name is chairman!

Two pictures of an upazila chairman and a donor of...

Demolishing heritage sites

Unlike many other large historic cities across the world, Dhaka...

Matabari power plant: Checking credentials of bidders

Japanese development partner JICA-assisted Matabari Coal-Fired Power Generation Project is...

Why millennials will reject Trump

The key political divide in the United States is not...

Making America great again

A nation founded by immigrants, each of whom had begun...

A welcome comeback

It is a piece of welcome news that both the...

Rising temperature belies wintry chill

The wintry chill is conspicuously absent this year. One wonders...

Playing with economic matches

At this time last year, the International Monetary Fund (IMF)...

The curious case of poverty line

My stint as a professional economist lasted for a year...

The US-UK-EU triangle

There were incentives for British Prime Minister Theresa May and...

Revision and rebasing of national accounts estimates

Gross Domestic Product (GDP) is the single most important indicator...

With literary bend of mind

Any reunion evokes emotions in association with a nostalgic journey...

MA Behrouze Ispahani: As I saw him

Very occasionally I used to meet Mirza Ali Behrouze Ispahani...

The element of surprise

Close to a year after eighty million dollars were hacked...