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The Financial Express

Interpreter of maladies

The other day I was reading Jhumpa Lahiri's Pulitzer winning...

Macroeconomic stance, revenue mobilisation for FY22 budget

Almost after a year since the first wave of the...

Life amid the Covid-induced curbs

Bangladesh has been combating the Covid-19 pandemic with limited financial...

The commercial regime of free gift

'Buy one get one free', 'up to 50% discount' on...

Understanding the rise in long-term rates

The rise in long-term US interest rates has become a...

Why container freight rates have surged

When the Ever Given megaship blocked traffic in the Suez...

Days of enchanting fishing experience gone forever

For a small country like Bangladesh to rank 3rd in...

Businesses in the VUCA world

We have never seen the volatility, uncertainty, complexity and ambiguity...

An environment for cohabitation of man and animals

The ongoing lockdown has prompted an exodus of lower-income people...

The decline of Model United Nations

Extra curricular activities have always been an important part of...

A recipe for a developed country

The present government has been making its tireless efforts for...

Taking women on board

A Board of Directors (hereafter, Board) is one of the...

Can Joe Biden recreate the US economy he grew up with?

Joe Biden will almost certainly be the last US president...

Employment generation: Plan and performance

Is Bangladesh's economy leaning towards capital intensive production approach? Can...

Cyber threats to financial system are growing, IMF report says

In February 2016, hackers targeted the central bank of Bangladesh...

Blue economy: The Bay fishermen's story

Faruk, a fisherman from Japoria village of Hatia Island under...

Life of vendors in time of the pandemic

It was a knee-jerk reaction initially when general holiday---a misnomer...

A nostalgic journey down the memory lane to childhood bliss

A nostalgic journey down the memory lane at an advanced...

The promise of fair dealing with SAFTA

Political willingness of the governments can significantly contribute to the...

The plight of ragpickers and social indifference

The city's ragpickers are both a miserable and queer lot....

Readying ACs for high summer days

Spring is here! The mercury is rising bringing sunnier skies....

Divergent recoveries in Asia: History is not destiny

Asian economies are performing better than expected. In the IMF's...

A 999 call and payment of hospital bill

The law enforcement agencies in the country may not have...