• Bangladesh moves 2 notches up in Global Competitiveness Index

    Bangladesh moved two notches up in the Global Competitiveness Index, indicating progress in the country’s economic efficiency and sophistication.

  • Can China's economic woes derail world recovery?

    In these times of interconnected economies, China's recent economic troubles seem to be the last straw that broke the camel's back. First of all, less growth in China spells trouble for its trading partners. But there is another worrisome development for ROW. China, after years of goading from IMF and US economists, is undertaking a policy shift in an attempt to change its economic growth paradigm.

  • Modi captivates Facebook Townhall

    Enjoy the salient features of India Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s speech at Facebook Townhall.

  • ADB forecasts 6.7pc GDP growth

    Bangladesh economy is expected to perform strongly this year, according to the latest figures from the Asian Development Bank (ADB).

  • Making of manpower in a market economy

    The reason many people do not like a market economy lies in the acid test of harsh competition. To them, the market economy is a story of losing jobs by being made redundant in the workplace.

  • India's economic growth slows to 7%

    India's economy grew at an annual rate of 7% between April and June, official figures have shown.

  • Is the Renminbi ready to go global?

    Pressure from the IMF suggests that, with time China will indeed move towards a more open capital market. But that creates other challenges for Asia's largest economy.

  • Asia stocks slump as China falls gather pace

    Asian stocks slumped to three-year lows as a slump in Chinese equities gathered pace, hastening an exodus from riskier assets as fears of a China-led global economic slowdown churned world markets.

  • China factory data fuels slowdown fears

    Latest data suggests factory activity in China shrank at its fastest pace in more than six years in August.

  • Financing Sustainability: Pathways to Scale

    Our global and complex economy does many things well, but achieving equitable and sustainable outcomes, or in other words 'sustainable development', has not been one of its strengths.

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