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    New budget plan sets stage for EU summit battle

    Agence France-Presse . Brussels | Updated at 10:37pm on February 15, 2020

    Brussels set the stage on Friday for a fierce budget battle at next week’s extraordinary EU summit, with a trillion-euro plan that meets no-one’s demands....

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    As nations bicker, a greener future evolves in finance

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:40am on February 10, 2020

    Away from the toxic atmosphere at climate summit talks, in boardrooms, banks and trading houses, a transformation in green finance is under way. Its backers...

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    Dhaka Art Summit begins February 7

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:58pm on February 04, 2020

    The fifth Dhaka Art Summit will begin on February 7 at the National Art Gallery of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy. The nine-day summit will be organised...

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    UAE new chair of GFMD, next summit in Dubai

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan from Quito, Ecuador | Updated at 01:20am on January 26, 2020

    The 12th summit of the Global Forum on Migration and Development ended on Friday in Quito of Ecuador with a call to foster partnership among...

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    Libya summit seeks end to foreign meddling

    Agence France-Presse . Berlin | Updated at 02:02am on January 20, 2020

    World leaders made a fresh push for peace in Libya at a summit in Berlin on Sunday, in a desperate bid to stop the conflict-wracked...

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    A troubled family

    Binoy Kampmark | Updated at 12:00am on December 09, 2019

    SUMMIT anniversaries are not usually this abysmally interesting. While those paying visits to Watford, England on the occasion of the seventieth anniversary of the North...

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    International literary summit held in Dhaka

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on November 02, 2019

    A day-long international literary summit organised by Writers’ International, Bangladesh was held at Padakhep Seminar Hall in Dhaka on October 19. The summit was attended...

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    Reverse wealth concentration, Yunus tells youths

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:20pm on October 29, 2019

    Nobel laureate Muhammad Yunus asked the young people to envision the world they want to create and challenge the existing institutions and policies those fail...

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    Saudi hosts ‘Davos in desert’ as outrage fades over critic’s murder

    Agence France-Presse. Riyadh | Updated at 12:32am on October 28, 2019

    Dozens of global policymakers and tycoons will attend a Saudi investment summit starting Tuesday, helping the kingdom turn the page on a critic’s murder that...

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    GFMD summit in Ecuador shifted to January

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 12:00am on October 27, 2019

    The 12th summit of the Global Forum on Migration and Development due in November has been rescheduled for January 20-24, it was announced on Friday....