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Access to technology vital for women entrepreneurship development

Sophisticated entrepreneurship and its sustainability depend on technology. As a...

US loses in the Mideast even as it wins against Islamic State

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson visited the Middle East...

The not-so-dire future of work

The future of work is a hot topic nowadays. It...

The Rohingya crisis deepens

Despite the visit of Aung San Suu Kyi's (ASSK) representative...

Sushma Swaraj's visit to Dhaka: Mixed signals

Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj's 24-hour-long official visit was...

The quest for sustainable development for all

At the Millennium Summit in 2000, the global community -...

How far is the sixth mass extinction?

Thanks to the Brazilian government's reinstatement of its earlier order...

Writing an obituary on planning as a national policy? Not yet

Almost every country follows a development policy that forms part...

Liberalising gold market

The gold policy of Bangladesh is in a very primitive...

Solving poverty by recognising others in poverty

We all know what poverty looks like. Born in a...

Collateral locking—the best antidote to mortgage fraud

Incidents of fraudulent mortgages can hardly be prevented although there...

Curbing high mortality rate of startups

Startup is our hope for creating a path-breaking opportunity of...

Collateral mortgage - a hazardous system

At the beginning of our banking career, I met one...

Mortgage of land and building does not guarantee recovery of loan

Media reports say that Bangladesh Bank (BB) is in the...

Portraying Rohingyas as Jehadists

Since the latest round of genocidal attacks on the Rohingyas...

Education science and educational practices

Like in the other countries, 'Education Science' has become an...

Post offices in the brave new world

In a country where letters have virtually ceased to be...

Who will be the next Fed chief - why it matters

Janet Yellen's term is ending at the Federal Reserve. With...

Growing outstanding debt may lower development finance

An independent think tank Unnayan Onneshan (UO) depicted the country's...

Iran nuke deal: Trump defies US allies, stokes war fears

US President Donald Trump has ended all speculations and confusions...

Addressing financial exclusion, environmental degradation

The benefits of sustainable action or approach go beyond growth,...

America's disastrous relationship with guns is getting worse

The world continues to reflect with horror the after-effects of...

German election, 2017: The surge of neo-Nazis

Angela Merkel secured a fourth term as German Chancellor following...