Towards a violence-free childhood

January 13, 2019 was the eighth anniversary of Supreme Court...

Reining in bank's capital shortfall

Although capital shortfall of any bank is a bad indication...

A gloomy outlook for the global economy

David Lipton, the first deputy managing director of the International...

Menu for 2019: Grassroots grumblings

For the eighth time in the 19 completed years of...

The fundamentals of e-business

The internet is so dynamic that its features change every...

Innovation economy: Conversion of knowledge into economic outputs  

Upon reaching middle-income status by adding labour and raw materials...

'There's a lot more climate finance available than people think'

While growth in the green economy looks promising, government regulation...

Fully filling the Global Fund

The single most important public health measure of 2019 is...

Economic growth in Bangladesh and the role of banking sector

Bangladesh has come a long way in its economic growth....

Battery technology: A disruptive force transforming industrial landscape

Sleeping battery technology has a history that spans over 300...

Menu for 2019: Market messages

What do the markets say about 2019 expectations? Since much...

Asia must prepare today for tomorrow's jobs

Technology optimists argue that progress creates many more jobs than...

Human resource development: Focus on the youth

Belonging to the age-group of 15-30 years, the youths constitute...

AI for human development

The excitement surrounding artificial intelligence (AI) nowadays reflects not only...

Credit bureaus and registries for financial sector development

Financial sector development is one of the key drivers of...

Stopping criminals from laundering their trillions

Al Capone had a problem: he needed a way to...

Vital transport documents in international trade

Transport documents are very crucial in international trade transactions. The...

The case for good customer service

Service experiences in the developing world can be frustrating. The...

Chinese revolution in battery industry

China greets 2019 with stringent vehicle emission regulations, increasing the...

International trade: Risks involved with transport documents

Generally, international sales involves transportation of the goods, often over...

2019 will be the year of more state control

The world's two most populous states, China and India -...

Migrant workers: Mitigating their sufferings in host countries

Like many other developing countries, Bangladesh is very much dependent...

Looking at 2019: More uncertainty and global slowdown

The global economy reached its strongest point in 2017 since...