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Is Bangladesh a tax-friendly country?

After the recent proposal to raise the tax-free income ceiling...

How come Dhaka misses out on ‘the city of faith’?

If one looks up the phrase ‘City of Mosques,’ on...

A debt crisis is not imminent

As countries, companies, and households confront the Covid-19 pandemic's economic...

The lower middle-class conundrum

In many of his novels Humayun Ahmed quite deftly portrays...

Bangladesh's case for TRIPS waiver

A recent move to suspend some provisions of the multilateral...

ShopUp’s journey: How the Bangladeshi startup secures the largest Series-A funding

The goal of bringing the country’s neighbourhood shops and online...

Latifur Rahman : An exemplar of ethical and patriotic businesses

Latifur Rahman, chairman of Transcom Group, was the founding member...

How Cuba responds to pandemic, blockade and economic troubles

Buffeted for six decades by the United States (US) economic...

Pandemic persistence clouds Latin America and Caribbean recovery

Covid-19 has hit Latin America and the Caribbean harder than...

Evolution of TV: What the future holds

The sweetest memory of most kids of 90s is coming...

How to govern the new digital domain

Today, as our economic and social lives increasingly move online...

Economic outlook for  South Asia: Bangladesh-India scenario

The 2020 Annual Meetings of World Bank Group (WBG) and...

Trump's crony capitalism

It has taken four years, but US President Donald Trump's...

Cinema halls' post-shutdown reopening

Cinema halls occupied the largest segment of the recreational outlets...

Green financing, CSME need more attention now

Policy makers of the most developing countries have been very...

BD pharmaceutical exports -- modest start for a long journey

Bangladesh aspires to become a global player in pharmaceutical business;...

Authentic data for sustainable development

How can we distinguish between high quality and poor quality...

Fallout of Covid-19 on food security

As the Covid-19 crisis unfurls, turmoil's in domestic food supply...

Nagorno-Karabakh conflict reignites again

The Caucasus is a strategically important mountainous region in south-east...

Globalisation after coronavirus

Globalisation has been pointed out by the cynics as the...

A paean to our indomitable youths

Through the ages the very concepts of 'defiant youth', 'dissension',...

World Food Programme wins the Nobel Peace Prize

The World Food Programme (WFP), a specialised agency of the...

Occupational safety of ship breaking workers

Traumatic deaths and injuries have become part of the work...