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Corruption, culture, development

It should not be something to gloat over. Not being...

The quiet demise of austerity

It has been several years since policymakers seriously discussed the...

Development in Bangladesh: How inclusive?

Development includes economic growth and human development. The Seventh Plan...

Maintaining and constructing airfields

Airfields are not very common in Bangladesh and most of...

Roadmap for making the city truly livable

A laudable initiative has been taken up by the global...

Six months into Trump presidency - a review

Russia has announced that it would take retaliatory steps against...

Reflections on the 16th Amendment judgement

The recent judgment by the Supreme Court of Bangladesh on...

The politics of Germany\'s external surplus

The debate about global macroeconomic imbalances is increasingly focusing on...

ISIS after Mosul: Hateful and violent ideology needs to be confronted head-on

The week before last, Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi declared...

Global infrastructure investment gap: The role of AIIB

There is a potential to unlock billions of dollars for...

According dignity to workers

Labour rights or workers' rights are a set of rights...

MPS for H1 of FY18: Expectations

Bangladesh Bank is expected to announce its monetary policy statement...

Rethinking HRD in banks

The book titled "Start with Why" by Simon Sinek has...

Asia\'s hierarchies of humiliation

Indian and Chinese troops have been locked in a standoff...

Budget implementation faces challenges

The implementation of the 2017-18 budget is facing challenges from...

The spectre of jobless growth

Bangladesh has been performing creditably on the economic front and...

Artificial intelligence: Bangladesh\'s predicament

We no longer have to wait with baited breath or...

External Shariah audit in Islamic banks

The external Shariah audit is the latest development in the...

Back to the basics of democracy

Theresa May is in an unenviable situation. The British Premier...

Declining remittances from migrant workers

Bangladesh experienced a sharp decline in the inflow of remittances...

Changing guards at Hamburg

Much G20 attention last week centred on psychological interpretations of...

How much secured is privacy in this age of IT?

Self-exposure or publicity is innate in human nature. A person...

Tackling the wider dimensions of terrorism

How can one forget the mindless massacre that took place...