RMG sector: Pro-active moves but problems persist

Controversy continues to stalk our ready-made garment (RMG) sector despite...

Exploring data journalism in digital era

Managing numerical data is one of the biggest challenges for...

Understanding pop music - magic of 21st century Bangla songs

The sudden death of pop music icon Ayub Bachhu on...

Chicken and egg both can now come together

No more the effect would follow the cause. What was...

Evolution of band music in Bangladesh

The death of musician Ayub Bachchu on October 18, 2018...

Brutalising lowers children's self-esteem

Three cheers for Nepal. Hip-hip, hooray! Hip-hip, hooray!! Hip-hip, hooray!!!...

Islamic finance principles revisited

The Economist published an article last week titled 'Not interest-free'...

Dhaka-Riyadh: Seeking multi-dimensional economic partnership

At the invitation of Saudi King Mohammad Salman bin Abdul-Aziz...

Palestine wins big, US handed a humiliating defeat at the UN

Nikky Haley, the vociferously anti-Palestine US Ambassador to the United...

‘Free Visa’: Challenges and opportunities in Middle East

The Middle East (ME) countries have channelised the recruitment of...

Rising cost of public transport

Despite a number of efforts, public transport system in the...

Inequality index: The global scenario 

Inequality income has been a global phenomenon for long and...

The fundamentals of industrial psychology

Industrial psychology is almost as old as psychology itself. It...

Declining innovation productivity

Upon exploiting labour and natural resource advantage in fuelling economic...

Adopting a new approach towards industrial cluster development

Ensuring employment at optimum level for citizens who can work...

Can Eurozone reform help contain Trump?

US President Donald Trump is using economic warfare to pursue...

'Politics' in grooming educated Muslim girls in South Asia    

Muslim women and girls are usually viewed as oppressed victims...

Poor rural households doing better but income inequality rising

There are various factors to fuel income of rural households....

What distorts the growth story of Bangladesh

The final estimate of the country's Gross Domestic Product (GDP)...

Choosing appropriate SME development approach

Small and medium enterprises (SMEs) are considered to be the...

G20 Women's Summit pushes for rural women's rights

Rural women play a key role in food production, but...

Trump intensifies trade war with China: Its ramifications

President Trump has further intensified trade war with China by...

Refund of tax: Woes of taxpayers

Income tax is a levy on income. The collection of...