It's time RMG strategy was reset as West chooses nearshoring and automation

Some decades ago, mass-market apparel brands and retailers in the...

Global demand of nurses – an opportunity to grab

Bangladesh has a serious lack of healthcare workforce; the situation...

Rohingya refugees: Safe repatriation, rehabilitation still in danger

I returned last week from a trip to the Rohingya...

Stan Lee: An entertainer with a difference

The most popular of all cartoon shows aired by Bangladesh...

Urban population with diabetes poised to increase dramatically

World Diabetes Day programme makes people aware of type 2...

Investors' bright future in Africa

For any investor interested in Africa, there is only one...

Trump talks about making a deal with Xi at G20 while the trade war continues

President Trump said that he spoke with President Xi and...

Strategising efficient management of marine resources

On September 25, 2015, leaders of 193 countries of the...

Sustainable management of urbanization

To become an upper middle-income country by 2021, Bangladesh, according...

Preconditioning the market: Strategic choice of India

Very much like Israel, India has been on a war-footing...

Dangers of selfie culture

Last month, a person on Facebook shared some photographs asking...

Strengthening bank's risk rating system

Bangladesh Bank (BB) has introduced guidelines on developing commercial banks'...

IOM monitors caravans of Central American migrants

The UN Migration Agency, IOM, continues to provide support and...

Conditioning the market: Politics and US preferences

Given the political economy equation, why is the political component...

CPR: A life-saving technique that everyone should know

On a busy road in downtown Dhaka, Tarannum, sitting on...

Women participation in public procurement

Public procurement covers one-fifth of global GDP (gross domestic product)....

Islamophobia needs to be addressed as a global issue

Islamophobia is commonly understood to be a condition of phobia...

Middle-income population: Slowly running out of puff

Bangladesh has averaged an annual growth rate of around 6.0...

Making the obvious work

There are the obvious and there are the not so...

Carbon-negative cities for mitigating climate change  

It is estimated that 70 per cent of global carbon...

November comes, what about cyclone preparedness?

Tropical cyclones from the Bay of Bengal accompanied by storm...

SDGs - a path to move forward

It has been three years since the global leaders agreed...

The importance of awareness in cancer prevention

GD Assist The paradox with cancer is that an estimated...