Loading...

Retrieval of laundered money  

Stories of financial scams have been so common in the past decade's Bangladesh that nothing - their number, frequency, and amount of money involved - did surprise people. They may have become rather immune to reports of bribery, loan forgery,...

  Views

  Views

China ranks world's second largest arms producer

Donald Trump, the vociferously unpredictable US president, has long chastised...

Climate change and financial risk

Climate change is already a reality. Ever-more-ferocious cyclones and extended...

Private sector needs to play a big role in SDGs implementation

The developing countries will need investment in a range  between...

Boosting export growth through efficient logistics

Trade logistics plays a vital role in international trade by...

Healthy growth-rate, but why stop estimating real wages?

There was a moderate rise in nominal wage of low-paid...

Why IMF cuts global growth estimates  

Omproving the United States (US) and China trade tensions has...

Alternative housing to slums

On Friday last fires left two slums -one in the...

City's lakeside recreational spots    

There are few upbeat news items about Dhaka's Hatirjheel lakefront....

COP25 and climate-anxiety: What can be done?

The recently held Madrid Climate Meeting marked 25 years of the Conference of the Parties (COP), a UN Framework Convention for Climate Change signed in 1992 by 165 signatory nations. Despite agreement that the planet Earth is facing a "climate emergency," the COP25, which was billed as the Action COP,...

Slow moving rickshaws choking traffic  

SLOW-MOVING and manually driven rickshaws are a cause for traffic...