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The Financial Express

FDI policy of Bangladesh—a review

Foreign direct investment (FDI) has been one of the major...

Sir Fazle Hasan Abed—the pioneer of rural upliftment in Bangladesh

Sir Fazle Hasan Abed, the founder of BRAC, world's largest...

Ship owners face a stiff challenge  

The most significant regulation for international shipping industry regarding air...

Bangladesh's tourism: Prospects and lacunae

Over the last one-and-half years, tour operators and tourism experts...

Remittance inflow—the silver lining

The remittance inflow remains to be one of the few...

China and the West race to the top: Innovation is the engine of growth

Over the last 25 years, the relative growth rates of...

Redistribution with growth: The key word is 'alleviation'

Intelligentsia, economists included, have a sort of love-hate relationship with...

Ethiopia's Peace Prize challenge

As Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed collects this year's Nobel...

Nationalism today: Mellowed or yellowed?

"Eternal vigilance is the price of liberty." So said abolitionist...

The changing nature of wedding ceremonies

There are a few typical scenarios found in rural Bangladesh...

Alarming plastic pollution of Bangladesh rivers

Any conscious citizen who would travel to Barishal from Dhaka...

Trademark registration — an overview

Trademark is a private right and is essentially another word...

Fast rehabilitation of street kids essential

A photograph published on a national English daily recently tells...

Digitised banking -- Bangladesh perspective

'Supportive policy and regulatory environment' is the key precondition for...

Digitised banking -- a key tool for efficient financial servicing  

The first of a two-part article   The term 'Digitalisation...

You will remain our companion forever

Abed has left. But it is not possible to bid...

A visionary has passed away

When the death of Sir Fazle Hasan Abed was announced...

Tepid COP25: Failure is not an option at COP26  

After a disappointing 2019 United Nations Climate Change Conference, there...

Carbon markets — a crucial part of the solution to climate crisis

One of the main discussions at the COP25 climate change...

Understanding different ways of learning

The ability to learn is the most marked trait of...

2019 - A devastating year in review

By any measure this has been a devastating year: fires...

Relevance of SPP to Bangladesh's development and environment  

After contracts for official procurement in Bangladesh are awarded, they...

Role of private sector in fostering human capital  

In today's fast-changing world, agility and future-readiness are critical components...