The biggest security threats in 2019

With an ongoing trade war between the United States and...

Capital financing: Crowdfunding makes exploratory initiatives

A relatively recent and interesting development in the area of...

Top 15 resolutions for a healthier and happier 2019

How often have we charted elaborate health resolutions at the...

Menu for 2019: Inherited populism

One can hardly believe how the United States, with unemployment...

As climate change pummels agriculture, irrigation offers the best protection

The changing climate and extreme weather events are affecting agricultural...

VAT deduction at source: Procedure needs simplification

Value Added Tax (VAT) is a consumption tax, which by...

Protecting exports from Anti-Dumping Duty

Anti-dumping duties, countervailing duties and safeguard measures are some of...

Expect 2019 to test global stability

The resignation of US Defence Secretary James Mattis stands not...

Applying AI for addressing chaos and indiscipline

Traffic in cities like Delhi or Dhaka in developing countries...

SDGs implementation pathway: A whole society approach – II

MONITORING AND EVALUATION FRAMEWORK OF SDGS DEVELOPED: The Monitoring and...

Withdrawal of US troops from Syria - its implications

Jim Mattis, the US Defence Secretary, has resigned over President...

Bangladesh business: The future lies with 4IR

Past two years, the global spheres have been abuzz with...

Asian Century: Another view

Typical 'Asian Century' characterisations stem from one of its key...

Capital market struggling for vibrancy

The capital market of Bangladesh is small, weak and largely...

The looming threat of global financial crisis

The rising United States (US) interest rates, tanking emerging market...

SDGs implementation pathway: A whole society approach – I

The challenge of maintaining sustainability in the context of prevailing...

Leadership and development - in globalised economic environment

Leadership matters. A bad leader can run even a wealthy,...

Learning from China: The relative roles of the state and the market

Since beginning its reform and opening up 40 years ago...

Tectonic shifts in foreign policy: Keeping eyes open to remain ahead of the game

Bangladesh's foreign policy has turned almost full circle since those...

AI start-ups for reducing the food wastage

We wait for summer months to enjoy mouth-watering delicious fruits,...

Promoting individual actions on climate change

Following the nearly two week-long UN Climate Change Conference COP24...

Inter-connectivity between human rights and SDGs

Bangladesh, along with some other countries, set an example for...

Cash incentives for export competitiveness

Export subsidy or cash incentive is one the main supports...