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Govt fears reforms lest it stall development,...

Govt fears reforms lest it stall development,...

Business

Sun, Nov 10 2019

Economists call for reforms, including privatization of all state-owned enterprises, to create ground...

Making business easy

Making business easy

Editorial

Fri, Oct 25 2019

We cannot dream of a better nation while the country suffers at the hands of corrupt business...

The importance of safe roads

The importance of safe roads

Umran Chowdhury

Tue, Oct 22 2019

Not only do they prevent untimely deaths, they also help the economy

Helping those who have the least

Helping those who have the least

Rozina Haque

Tue, Oct 22 2019

Eradication of extreme poverty is possible 

Getting the metro rail right

Getting the metro rail right

Opinion

Thu, Oct 17 2019

We must make sure there are no delays, no corruption, no overspending

No one should go hungry

No one should go hungry

Editorial

Thu, Oct 17 2019

When it comes to development, the basics should come first

No community should be left out

No community should be left out

Editorial

Tue, Oct 15 2019

Our indigenous peoples are as much a part of our country as any other people

Nurturing the young

Nurturing the young

Muhammad Zamir

Sat, Oct 12 2019

How to tap into our youth dividend and promote SDGs

President: Work together for sustainable...

President: Work together for sustainable...

Government Affairs

Fri, Oct 11 2019

The president categorically said he would never allow any projects that might be an environmental threat...

More opportunities sought for girls...

More opportunities sought for girls...

Bangladesh

Fri, Oct 11 2019

International Day of Girl Child observed

Don’t drink the water

Don’t drink the water

Abak Hussain

Sun, Oct 6 2019

Why our water-logging problem never gets solved

ADB provides $150m for developing Dhaka,...

ADB provides $150m for developing Dhaka,...

Dhaka

Tue, Oct 1 2019

Monowar Ahmed, Secretary, Economic Relations Division (ERD), and Manmohan Parkash, Country Director,...

A capital idea

A capital idea

Editorial

Tue, Oct 1 2019

In the past, such a move has been successfully employed by countries such as Brazil and Kazakhstan

Education is worth  spending on

Education is worth spending on

Editorial

Fri, Sep 27 2019

Education is the foundation on which a country develops

The biggest obstacle

The biggest obstacle

Editorial

Tue, Sep 24 2019

At the root of all our problems lies corruption

They’re called footpaths for a...

They’re called footpaths for a...

Editorial

Mon, Sep 16 2019

Dhaka’s streets have continued to fall victim to the encroachment of hawkers and street...

Never on time

Never on time

Editorial

Thu, Sep 12 2019

There is no excuse for taking so much time for a project carried out for public use

PM: Bangladesh in talks with neighbours...

PM: Bangladesh in talks with neighbours...

Power & Energy

Wed, Sep 11 2019

The prime minister said the development of the power sector is very crucial

Becoming more tourist-friendly

Becoming more tourist-friendly

Editorial

Tue, Sep 10 2019

Bangladesh has historically failed to establish a thriving tourism sector

Protecting the ecosystem

Protecting the ecosystem

Editorial

Tue, Sep 10 2019

Development cannot come at the cost of our natural ecosystem

Root out corruption, ensure economic...

Root out corruption, ensure economic...

Editorial

Mon, Sep 9 2019

Nepotism in our economy is a serious issue