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The Financial Express

How and when to open schools and colleges

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has expressed her eagerness to open...

Peddlers of light

Bangladesh Rural Electrification Board (BREB) was founded in 1977 following...

Surge in railway revenue: Good news for overland cargo

That the Bangladesh railway (BR) is seeing profit should not...

Purging society of derailed segments

The protagonists of regional battles prior to the two World...

Designing protocols for Covid-hit businesses

The findings of a recent SANEM (South Asian Network on...

Inflation and distortion in the financial market

In the second week of August, Bangladesh Bank issued a...

Public transport ignored again

After a series of hard restrictions, the government has favoured...

Retelling the story of jute

Before independence, jute was the chief cash crop of the...

Homework and assignments on sale

People in this part of the world perhaps have the...

Sustaining manufacturing sector

The manufacturing sector currently contributes 17 per cent of the...

Containing toxic industrial waste

When it comes to effluent-treatment plant (ETP), it is the...

Pragmatic move to rescue tourism sector

The nearly two-year business doldrums in domestic tourism have evidently...

Exploiting light-engineering potential

It is a well-known fact that the country has quite...

Nothing surprising about Taliban victory

The way the US-backed Afghan government simply disintegrated even before...

Reviving ailing railway

The volume of passengers and cargo that Bangladesh Railway can...

Multilateral initiative to ease the pandemic crisis

It took quite a while to firm up a multilateral...

Making Rohingya settle down  

The overtly high enthusiasm of a few Western countries and...

Suspending IP rights on vaccine production  

Last week, people in their thousands queued up at various...

Economic shocks faced by Bangabandhu's regime

The period was turbulent. Newly independent Bangladesh started its journey...

The media in a changing world

Of late, the media reports appear to be increasingly getting...

Exploiting BNFQ's potential for further human resource dividend  

At a time the world is grappling with the second,...

Monetary policy lacks realism

Realistic assumptions and sound hypotheses are critical for devising policies...

Job retention & creation of new jobs in potential sectors  

Covid-19 has already taken a very heavy a toll on...