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    Five Bangladeshis likely in Asia XI

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:44pm on February 25, 2020

    Five Bangladeshi players are expected to feature in the Asia All-Star XI against Rest of the World XI during Mujib 100 T20 Cup Bangladesh 2020,...

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    EU wants battery autonomy, but first it needs graphite

    Agence France-Presse . Venissieux, France | Updated at 11:25pm on February 23, 2020

    As Europe looks to declare its tech independence by becoming a leader in next-generation batteries, it will have to start by making its own graphite....

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    One Asia, two perspectives

    | Updated at 12:00am on February 16, 2020

    IN 1968, Gunnar Myrdal, distinguished Swedish economist and later a Nobel laureate, published his three-volume Asian Drama. Its subtitle, An Inquiry into the Poverty of...

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    Asia service sectors most vulnerable should Wuhan virus outbreak escalate: Fitch

    Business Desk | Updated at 11:28pm on January 25, 2020

    Service sector activity in Asia, especially tourism-related fields, would be the most vulnerable should the Wuhan virus outbreak escalate sharply...

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    America’s geopolitical tool in Central Asia

    Vladimir Odintsov | Updated at 12:00am on December 06, 2019

    CENTRAL Asia has long been one of the key fronts in America’s ideological battle and information war against Russia. A year ago, the American geopolitical...

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    Scientists search for food plant genes

    Agence France-Presse. Paris | Updated at 02:40pm on December 03, 2019

    Scientists have been on a global search for the wild relatives of food crops, hoping to bolster their defences against disease and climate change, a...

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    Experts for quality education, entrepreneurship

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:26pm on November 23, 2019

    Academicians and educationists from different countries in Asia on Saturday said that university graduates should learn entrepreneurship and prepare themselves as job-makers not...

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    Asia reasserts role as world’s leading force

    James O’Neill | Updated at 12:00am on November 10, 2019

    ALTHOUGH the ordinary reader of the western media would scarcely be aware of it, the rest of the world is making fundamental changes to economic...

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    India’s diesel exports to weigh on Asia’s refining margins

    Reuters . Mumbai/ Singapore | Updated at 12:00am on November 09, 2019

    Higher diesel exports from India would likely weigh on refining profit margins in Asia, analysts and traders said, as fuel demand growth is set to...

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    Moody’s cuts India’s outlook to ‘negative’ on mounting growth risks

    Reuters | Updated at 12:00am on November 09, 2019

    Moody’s Investors Service on Thursday cut India’s ratings outlook to ‘negative’ from ‘stable’, citing increasing risks that growth in Asia’s third-largest economy will remain lower...