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The Financial Express
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Soul Searching in S Korea

The impeachment, and removal from office, of South Korean President...

Cyber crimes and loss of privacy

For the last two decades, Bangladesh has been witnessing a...

Effective ways to raise tax-GDP ratio in Bangladesh

Taxation policy is one of the major tools used by...

Footpaths and cat-and-mouse game

A sort of cat-and-mouse game is on between hawkers and...

Translating jute genome breakthrough into industrial dividends

The National Jute Day was celebrated for the first time...

Girder collapse raises safety concern again

Repeated accidents and loss of lives in building flyovers in...

Streamlining maritime transportation industry

Bangladesh Flag Vessel (Protection) Ordinance (BFVPO) 1982 is a legal...

Going green

'Green technologies' and 'green growth' have emerged as buzzwords  in...

Funding regional connectivity for trade and investment

The concept of regional connectivity is not new. As most...

Twin  approach to apparel sector to pay dividends

Two developments in the ready-made garment (RMG) sector, one structural...

Why do employers recruit low-skilled foreign workers?

Commenting on the restriction imposed by the Bangladesh Investment Development...

Housing bubble Déjà Vu

The 2008-2009 financial crisis exposed a serious weakness in the...

In the service of the wretched

A story carried in accompaniment with a picture in a...

The challenges of financial inclusion

The success of microfinance in Bangladesh and elsewhere led to...

Disciplining public transport sector

With a view to bringing order into Dhaka's unwieldy traffic...

The tale of a towering teacher

Today is the birthday of one of our iconic teachers....

Navigating America\'s economic-policy shocks

With a series of tax and trade moves being considered...

Dhaka\'s urban waterways need more attention

Dhaka requires a radical restructuring of its transportation network in...

Gnawing rodents in food procurement

Last year, according to official documents, the food office at...

With and without recession: Lessons from Japan and Australia

Interpreted as an economic decline, a recession is underway when...

Reviving the past glory of jute

The country observed the National Jute Day this week for...

Trump\'s revolutionary dilemma

The Russian Revolution's centennial this year coincides with the Trump...

Women empowerment: Paradoxes difficult to accept

In Bangladesh, the economic and social contribution of women is...