Trump\'s tax package: Implications of border tax

Donald Trump is on the saddle and his party controls...

Tannery wastes continue to pollute rivers

Despite 11 ultimatums, the Ministry of Industries  has not succeeded...

Inequalities and the quest for a just world

Inequality is one of the key challenges of our time....

The month of asserting the nation\'s cultural ethos

Kristine Carlsson, a Swedish poet visiting Dhaka, was found engrossed...

Demutualisation: Impact on performance of stock exchanges

The decision to demutualise is initially undertaken because of several...

Capital goods: Focus on technology absorption capacity

Developing nations, like Bangladesh, have been increasing investment in technology...

Pakistan\'s debt: Putting the record straight – II

THE BURDEN OF PUBLIC EXTERNAL DEBT HAS FALLEN: Some analysts...

Achieving Gender Equality in Education

Education and gender equality are the key concerns in the...

Printed books thrive, e-versions may not be too far away

Printed books still enjoy a buoyant market in New York,...

Trade facilitation deal at long last

The Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA), the first agreement negotiated and...

Pakistan\'s debt: Putting the record straight – I

Economic indicators are always open to interpretation and debate. Some...

Post-Mujib government: Change only in extent not the direction

SYEDUZZAMAN: Yes, President Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, as you know,...

Deals with multilateral, bilateral donors - a fascinating story

SYEDUZZAMAN: The Pakistan government had also suspended payment of debt...

Rural economy and agriculture - powerful drivers of poverty reduction

The rising demand for vegetables led to a rise in...

Climate change: Developing a Bangladesh-specific model

Bangladesh has been widely recognised to be one of the...

Farmers adopt crop diversification schemes

With its developing economy, Bangladesh is heavily reliant on its...

Celebrating the colours and virtues of marriage

Festivities centring wedding events are universal. They are placed among...

US withdrawal from TPP: Should Bangladesh be elated?

As vowed, the US President Donald Trump scrapped Trans-Pacific Partnership...

Learning foreign languages key to success in international trade

Historically, networking and reliance upon contacts have been one of...

M.A.B Ispahani -- a great soul

At about 10 AM on Monday last the telephone operator...

Unwary investors, beware of stock bubble

Constitution of portfolio is very crucial for investing in capital...

Behrouze Ispahani: A wonderful person with versatile qualities

I woke up Monday morning to the sad news that...