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The Financial Express

Bangladesh's BoP: challenging times ahead

The balance of payments (BOP) is the record of a country's monetary transactions with the rest of the world. Balance of payments difficulties usually develop slowly over time. They may result from developments such as a high and rising import...

China sees stable economic progress in Q1

Against the backdrop of a difficult situation of the Covid-19...

Strengthening investment facilitation measures

Investment promotion is effective only in a congenial investment environment....

Crisis presents opportunity in the FY23 budget

For the rising Bangladesh economy, these are the best of...

Public transports remain ignored while cities becoming more stressful

The number of private vehicles on the roads is increasing...

Earthly wars vs. cosmic cataclysm

The world created yet another history on two days in...

The seesaw of forex trade

A seesaw allows a short-term perpetual motion of equal distribution...

Commuters pin hopes on metro rail

Nobody knows when the disorderly public transports in Dhaka will...

Foreign tours that raise eyebrows

A section of government officials, particularly those in the upper...

Emotional, yet superb account of 1857 mutiny 

It happened 165 years ago, in May. Some Bengali soldiers of the British-Indian army in Meerut refused to use the new breech-loading Enfield rifle. The cartridge of the rifle was greased with pork and beef fat and had to be bitten off to prepare it for firing. Being Muslims and...