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Rejuvenating employment growth

Unemployment situation in Bangladesh has become a challenge for the...

A larger health budget essential

Bangladesh has much to celebrate on this day, December 12,...

Food 'crisis' despite self-sufficiency, high growth!  

The surge in onion prices could have been considered a...

Into the land of endless possibilities

AI, IoT, cloud and various other innovative services have been...

Cost of living going beyond reach  

Prices of essentials across the country are soaring day by...

Inter-university collaboration can help scientific research in Bangladesh

When I returned to Bangladesh in the late 1980s after...

Dhaka's lung affliction  

There could hardly be a more apt caption of a...

Boring accountants make life interesting

A casual chat with a chartered accountant (CA) the other...

Smart irrigation technology for sustainable agriculture

In the circumstance of global energy crisis and water insufficiency,...

Access to global climate fund main challenge

The Global Climate Risk Index has placed Bangladesh at the...

Love for one's mother tongue

The nearly obsessive act would have suited linguistically sensitive nations...

Is incivility rising in society?    

The way most people move, talk and react nowadays is...

Challenges in measuring Corruption

Corruption is a common problem across the world. Prevalence and...

Worries over sluggish revenue

The government appears to be in a catch-22 situation as...

Signing of bilateral FTAs with trading partners

The signing of the much needed free trade agreements (FTAs)...

Bangladesh's status of global diplomatic networking  

Today, Bangladesh is the 44th nation worldwide, and the 12th...

Mounting road accidents  

Tragic deaths and injuries caused by road crashes are recognised...

Why does market get jittery?

The market is getting jittery as the year draws to...

Winter's tale of vegetables    

In Dhaka, these days, the kitchen markets are seen filled...

Indian economy in slowdown, needs structural reforms

The latest gross domestic product (GDP) data published by the...

Proliferation of indiscipline is worrisome   

It is difficult to believe in the virtue of discipline...

UN continues its push for a nuclear-weapons-free zone in the Middle East

A  longstanding proposal for a regional nuclear-weapons-free zone (NWFZ) in...

How World Bank arbitrators mugged Pakistan

Wall Street hedge funds and lawyers have turned an arcane...