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A creative economy

It is true what Dr Seuss had said. If only we try to think, we can think of so many things, in different dimensions and beyond parameters and across boundaries. And that is what sparks creativity.

Foreign investors follow local investors In conversation with President, MCCI

BUSINESSES have been affected most from the current turbulent political situation. Both the export and the domestic businesses have been passing through a difficult time.

Bangladesh in regional and interregional blocs

By forming an association or bloc of countries in a region, individual member countries can rapidly achieve political stability and economic prosperity as it helps create employment, combat...

March 11, 2015
March 11, 2015

Degrees of empowerment: Higher education and its challenges

In 1837 Ralph Waldo Emerson spoke to Harvard's Phi Beta Kappa Society about the responsibilities of a scholar and the role played by an institution of higher learning in shaping the mind.

March 11, 2015
March 11, 2015

Consequences of capital flight

Aconsensus cannot be reached on what precisely constitutes capital flight.

March 11, 2015
March 11, 2015

A creative economy

It is true what Dr Seuss had said. If only we try to think, we can think of so many things, in different dimensions and beyond parameters and across boundaries. And that is what sparks creativity.

March 11, 2015
March 11, 2015

Investment scenario

Investment in Bangladesh has been taking a steep rise, with sustained growth from 2009 and policy regimes becoming more conducive. Since time immemorial, Bangladesh has harboured the spirit of free...

March 11, 2015
March 11, 2015

The importance of FDI: Constraints and potential

Foreign direct investment (FDI) is recognised as a powerful engine for economic growth.

March 11, 2015
March 11, 2015

"Ensure business-friendly environment," DCCI President emphasises

"POLITICAL stability is crucial for all areas of the economy, including exports, investment, business confidence, and industrial and agricultural production," says Hossain Khaled,...

March 11, 2015
March 11, 2015

SME development

ACCORDING to the National Industrial Policy 2010, any firm employing more than 10 but less than 25 workers is called a micro-enterprise.

March 11, 2015
March 11, 2015

Dhaka in a crystal ball

CONSIDERED as one of the fathers of rocket science, Braun – whose list of achievements included building a booster rocket that helped put the human race on the moon – was a leading intellectual of...

March 11, 2015
March 11, 2015

BCIM – Economic opportunities for Bangladesh

The Asian Century has begun with the conjunction of the two growth poles of Asia – the East and South Asia through the Bangladesh-China-India-Myanmar Economic Corridor Initiative (BCIM-EC).

March 11, 2015
March 11, 2015

Bangladesh in regional and interregional blocs

By forming an association or bloc of countries in a region, individual member countries can rapidly achieve political stability and economic prosperity as it helps create employment, combat...