Traffic mismanagement and tailback

The traffic of Dhaka city has long earned the infamy...

ICT Act 2006: Making e-commerce effective

The Internet has opened up a new possibility for trade...

Balance of payment: Focusing on overall positive balance

Of the four macroeconomic accounts, balance of payment is critically...

Financial literacy: Essential for inclusive growth

Financial literacy is about making people financially literate aimed at...

Assuming the assumption is correct, where are we?

Europe is cautiously welcoming the return of inflation after a...

Disposal of polythene waste

Use of polythene paper and bags were banned in the...

Firming up institutional arrangements

Through the current 7th Five Year Plan 2016-2020, the government...

How do we explain the rise of anti-globalisation?

In two dramatic developments, 2016 saw the end of globalisation...

Uncertainty follows Obama exit

As described by the CNN in a recent report, popular...

The global games of thrones

Realistically, since no world-leading country prevails presently, the contestation boils...

Tuning an idea of youth entrepreneurship

When a younger cousin of mine approached me with a...

Mitigating air pollution

Air pollution is a global phenomenon. The two major sources...

Let there be vegetable fairs in Ups

The agriculture minister deserves thanks for her innovative efforts in...

Ideals, freedom and just not getting it

In a recent friendly argument, a media person insisted that...

Afghan imbroglio: Russia-China-Pakistan axis, India dithers

The new Gregorian calendar year is showing some signs of...

Afghan imbroglio: Russia-China-Pakistan axis, India dithers

The new Gregorian calendar year is showing some signs of...

Thinking beyond the apparel sector

Sanjay Kathuria, the World Bank lead economist for South Asia,...

New Zealand whitewash Bangladesh

The New Zealanders reversed the 4-0 whitewash by Bangladesh on...

Pharmaceutical industry - a promising sector

Bangladesh manufactures almost all types of medicines and fulfills the...

Need for a change in police mindset

It may not be a police state but at times...

A major writer as social activist

The rich tributes paid to writer Shawkat Osman on his...

Loot Orate in Los Angeles - a success story

Dream he had dreamt so many nights in childhood to...

US media monopoly undermines media influence

The US has always presented itself as a model in...