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The challenges: Down the memory lane

2022-06-25 00:00:00

Padma Bridge opening

FE: How do you feel when your efforts come to fruition after a long time with the opening of the Padma Bridge on June 25?M...

PM Shekih Hasina on December 11, 2015 & June 22, 2022 Dhaka

2022-06-25 00:00:00

Padma Bridge opening

"We have decided to build the bridge with own financing and have been able to come out of the dependence on others. We are a...

Materialising a dream trekking a perilous path

2022-06-25 00:00:00

Padma Bridge opening

Crossing the river Padma has always been a huge challenge over the centuries as it created a perilous barrier for the flow of transports between...

A view of Padma Multipurpose Bridge Project under construction

2022-06-25 00:00:00

Padma Bridge opening

Photo taken on Sept. 12, 2021 shows a view of Padma Multipurpose Bridge Project under construction in Munshiganj on the outskirts of Dhaka, Bangladesh

FE-PRI Discussion on FY’ 23 Budget -

2022-04-25 00:00:00

FE-PRI Discussion on FY’ 23 Budget

The Financial Express (FE) and the Policy Research Institute of Bangladesh (PRI) organised a dialogue on the national budget for the fiscal year (FY) 2022-23...

The road to liberty

2022-03-26 12:00:00

Independence Day 2022

March 25, 1971 dawned in unease, both among the Bengali political leadership and the population as a whole. From the early part of the day,...

Operation Searchlight & slaughter of Dhaka

2022-03-26 00:00:00

Independence Day 2022

'Operation Searchlight' was a brutal campaign waged by the Pakistani military personnel stationed in Bangladesh territory against the unarmed Bangalis from the night of March...

From crackdown to war

2022-03-26 00:00:00

Independence Day 2022

In the second week of March, 1971, Yahya Khan arrived in Dhaka for discussions with Sheikh Mujibur Rahman. A few days later Bhutto joined them...

Roundtable on International Women’s Day -2022

2022-03-08 12:00:00

INTERNATIONAL WOMAN’S DAY-2022

The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) Bangladesh, in association with Summit Group, arranged a virtual roundtable discussion to celebrate International Women's Day 2022. Notable...

MFS, e-commerce accelerate, pandemic does the opposite

2022-03-08 00:00:00

INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY 2022

A paradox it may sound, that the Covid-19 may not have 'infected' women more than men but it has surely 'affected' them more. Is, then,...

Inspiring change, saluting womanhood

2022-03-08 00:00:00

INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY 2022

I would like to take this opportunity to remind us why March 8 is such an important day for everyone across the globe. International Women's...

Women's homegrown skills be first ladder to step in big business

2022-03-08 00:00:00

INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY 2022

What women do traditionally at homes is now successful business for many men. Billions of dollars worth of industries, namely garments, curry, food industry, catenary...

The day that encourages women to fight for more rights, freedom

2022-03-08 00:00:00

INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY 2022

"To me International Women's day is a day to celebrate all the incredible women around the world regardless of their professional status, personal success or...