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US Coast Guard to tackle China illegal...

US to tackle China illegal fishing in...

North America

Sat, Oct 24 2020

China claims almost the whole of the South China Sea as its own, a claim contested by several countries...

Strapping a rocket to Bangladesh’s...

Strapping a rocket to Bangladesh’s...

Bangladesh

Fri, Oct 23 2020

Mishal, a youth activist of Girls Advocacy Alliance (GAA), highlights how Bangladesh still needs to work...

OP-ED: What the VP debate showed

OP-ED: What the VP debate showed

Forrest Cookson

Fri, Oct 23 2020

Pence comes across as a teenage Trump, Harris as smart and tough

OP-ED: From termites to tiger: India’s...

OP-ED: From termites to tiger: India’s...

Vivek Menezes

Fri, Oct 23 2020

India isn’t too happy about being surpassed by Bangladesh in GDP per capita numbers

OP-ED: Thailand should worry about the...

OP-ED: Thailand should worry about the...

Shafayat Nazam Rasul

Thu, Oct 22 2020

If protests are being driven by economic dissatisfaction, emergency decrees won’t work

S Arabia launch national artificial...

Saudi launch national artificial intelligence...

Middle East

Wed, Oct 21 2020

Saudi Arabia is pushing to diversify its economy away from oil, boost the private sector and create more...

OP-ED: Which WTO chief candidate should...

OP-ED: Which WTO chief candidate should...

Duncan Bartlett

Mon, Oct 19 2020

One candidate appears to be the clear choice

OP-ED: To woo and entice

OP-ED: To woo and entice

Abdul Hannan

Mon, Oct 19 2020

What was the significance of US Deputy Secretary Stephen Biegun’s visit to Dhaka?

OP-ED: The point of having an...

OP-ED: The point of having an...

Tim Worstall

Sat, Oct 17 2020

Having more of what we want makes us richer

OP-ED: How grateful is India?

OP-ED: How grateful is India?

Ekram Kabir

Fri, Oct 16 2020

Our neighbouring nation should have had a more mature attitude after all these years

ED: Bangladesh economy continues to...

ED: Bangladesh economy continues to...

Editorial

Fri, Oct 16 2020

We must remember to constantly innovate and diversify

GDP growth: Rahul attacks govt as IMF...

Rahul attacks Indian govt over IMF forecast...

South Asia

Thu, Oct 15 2020

The International Monetary Fund has estimated that India’s per capita GDP is likely to shrink 10.3%...

Infographic: Covid-19 to shrink every...

Infographic: Covid-19 to shrink every...

Europe

Wed, Oct 14 2020

 The effects of Covid-19 will shrink all European Union economies, with the impact most acute in...

New lockdowns from China to Europe as...

New lockdowns from China to Europe

World

Wed, Oct 14 2020

The International Monetary Fund said that while the recession triggered by the pandemic was less severe...

ED: The need for sustainable...

ED: The need for sustainable...

Editorial

Sat, Oct 10 2020

As we develop economically as a nation, we should not forget to develop the lives of people along the...

IMF: Africa needs $1.2tn of financing...

Africa needs $1.2tn of financing to...

Africa

Sat, Oct 10 2020

African countries have more than a million cases of Covid-19 with 23,000 deaths

WB: Latin America to bear worst impact...

Latin America to bear worst impact from...

Latin America

Sat, Oct 10 2020

The report forecasts a region-wide 7.9% drop in GDP

UBS: Billionaire wealth reaches new...

Billionaire wealth reaches new high...

World

Wed, Oct 7 2020

Between April 7 and July 31 this year, billionaires across every industry covered by the study saw their...

Kim Jong orders 80-day battle to boost...

Kim Jong orders 80-day battle to boost...

East Asia

Tue, Oct 6 2020

North Korea's ruling party is due to lay out a new economic plan at its January congress -- the first...

OP-ED: Make it clear and simple

OP-ED: Make it clear and simple

Tim Worstall

Sat, Oct 3 2020

Why foreign competition is a good thing for Bangladesh

ED: Empowerment through employment

ED: Empowerment through employment

Editorial

Fri, Oct 2 2020

During the Covid-19 pandemic, women have been hit especially hard by economic downturns