August 20, 2021
Bangladesh Factories Open as Economic Worries Trump COVID
By Julhas Alam
Easing lockdown restrictions at a time when coronavirus infections and deaths are surging is ill-conceived, say health experts.
March 15, 2021
For Bangladesh, Life Begins at 50
By Subir Bhaumik
The country has repeatedly beat the odds over the last fifty years to emerge as a leader in South Asia across several fronts.
October 23, 2020
South Asia Has a New Economic Leader. Will the World Take Note?
By Ashfaq Zaman
COVID-19 has made Bangladesh richer per capita than India. Will diplomatic partners shift their strategies as a result?
August 08, 2020
China’s Stake in Bangladesh Is Overplayed
By Adam Pitman
The China-India conflict has inspired more paternalism against Bangladesh’s rapidly developing economy.
April 29, 2020
The COVID-19 Catastrophe in Bangladesh
By Sudha Ramachandran
The virus risks plunging Bangladesh into social, economic, and political turmoil -- not to mention the public health crisis.
April 18, 2020
Will the Pandemic Derail Bangladesh’s Economic Growth?
By Anand Kumar
Yes, but how bad it gets depends on what Dhaka does and how the world progresses against the coronavirus.
November 02, 2019
Bangladesh Booms in a Sluggish World Economy
By Mohammad Ziauddin
While economies slow for its South Asian neighbors, Bangladesh is hitting record growth rates.
March 12, 2019
Time for the US to Stop Ignoring Bangladesh
By Arafat Kabir
Neglecting Bangladesh is not going to help rebuild the country’s democracy.
April 23, 2018
Bangladesh Set to Reach Economic Par With India
By Sajeeb Wazed
Bangladesh is poised to graduate from “least developed country” to “developing country” status.
July 30, 2015
Bangladesh Joins the Knowledge Economy
By Sajeeb Wazed
The country has made remarkable strides in its information technology sector.
April 09, 2014
Northeast India Shows High Voter Turnout
By Ankit Panda
Indian elections, human rights in Sri Lanka, Bangladesh's poor economic outlook and more. South Asia links.