Blackstone bets Indian IT can weather US election

Blackstone is betting that political shouting over American visas for...

What Bernie Sanders can learn from Britain’s Bernie Sanders

Last fall, Senator Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) won an endorsement of...

Policy challenges to branding Bangladesh as an IT hub

Despite the presence of significant growth potential and growing investment...

Sharp take-under oddly denotes Japanese success

There’s nothing pretty about the details of Foxconn’s deal to...

Banks on Brexit: deeds count more than words

Global banks are tying themselves in knots over Britain’s June...

Banking system needs world-class cyber security

Bangladesh has some US$28 billion in foreign currency reserves. A...

Making cities liveable

According to Mercer's18th annual quality of living survey (2016), European...

Time to introduce technology-neutral spectrum

Technology Neutrality is a policy approach that allows the use...

In quest of a sound electoral system

Writing about elections in Bangladesh is an experience one should...

The traffic circus

Before crossing a city road one would pause for a...

Turning waste tires into energy

Bangladesh is producing around 18,144,000 litres of industrial fuel per...

The social costs of financial returns

Two business plans are on the table for the $491...

Women\'s day celebration should start from home

The World Economic Forum envisaged that  global gender parity would...

In need of water security

The World Water Day this year has brought into sharp...

Mourning the untimely deaths

The recent death of artist and award-winning filmmaker Khalid Mahmood...

No more bliss of childhood

A recent report quoted a doctor with Beijing's Chaoyang Hospital...

Savar still far away from Hazaribagh

Too long time has been given to tanners to shift...

The constitutional status of village courts

In Bangladesh, the court system is mostly urban-centric. To address...

Barriers to development of research

Research is a part and parcel of economic and technological...

The importance of being poor!

The title may raise a few eyebrows. But the title...

For renaissance of the golden fibre

Once upon a time, jute bags produced in this land...

\"From the Glass Ceiling to a Carpet of Shards\"

As a boy growing up in post-war Korea, I remember...

Whither social safety net programmes?

Bangladesh is no longer a "basket case" as the country...