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Determining commodity price, forex rate: Market versus intervention

The price of any commodity depends on the interaction between...

China-Bangladesh FTA--an overview

China has signed and implemented 16 Free Trade Agreements (FTAs)...

Middle-class strength: Myth and reality

Among the modern social classes, the one which appears to...

Middle-class strength: Myth and reality

Among the modern social classes, the one which appears to...

Issues and challenges for education reforms in Bangladesh

Education is a crucial sector in any nation. Being a...

Fourth Industrial Revolution: Machine efficiency versus human creativity

There is no doubt that the Fourth Industrial Revolution is...

Default bank loans: A potential time bomb

We cannot find a better set of words to describe...

Dhaka-Riyadh relations: Towards greater synergy

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) occupies a vital position...

Issues of digitisation of salary payments in RMG factories

Contribution of the $30-billion readymade garments (RMG) sector, employing nearly...

Books have come to stay, so have readers

The educated general people of Bangladesh have still kept alive...

Making money from money

Nicholas Shaxson is a journalist, a campaigner and an expert...

Northern winds & the proverbial snow: Global economic warnings

"The north wind doth blow," a timeless western nursery rhyme...

Automobile consumption on the rise: Formulating appropriate policies

Opening the opportunity for adding value by capitalising on locally-available...

Financial development and real development: An overview

The last four decades have seen something of a financial...

Trump, Kim fail to deliver the deal

American President Donald Trump attended a two-day summit with the...

Too many banks and too few good customers  

Three more new banks are being added to the country's...

Linking NRBs for driving innovation

Over the decades, Bangladesh like many other developing countries lost...

Saving environment aimed at sustainable development

We now live in a modern, consumerist and largely urbanised...

The Wall: Thirty years ago European walls were destroyed, but others are being built

On January 25, 2017, the Trump administration signed Executive Order...

Dealing with market power in governing competition in telecom  

In the early 1980s, the US was facing the problem...

Nature's boon of Bangladesh

The pride of Bangladesh is its rivers, with one of...

The Bangla language: From identity to industry

Revered as it has been, our 1952 Language Movement will...

Cyber security: The Malware threat

A UK-based research body, Comparitech, has published the findings of...