Movember inspires ISD to raise funds for children with cancer

For the month of November, International School Dhaka’s (ISD) parents and teachers were seen to be sporting moustaches. They were doing so to celebrate Movember and raise money for the

How to support the fashion industry for a better RMG sector in Bangladesh

The RMG sector in Bangladesh is one of the largest in the world (second only to China). The global fashion industry is woven into our economic well being; with a

Online etiquette for the Bangladeshi professional: The basics

More and more of our professional interactions are happening online. The global norm and preferred medium for professional interactions are on email or Slack; in Bangladesh, a lot of work

Dhaka is now the worst city in the world to breathe in

Dhaka ranks number 1 in the air quality and pollution city ranking by AirVisual. With a US AQI of 259, Dhaka is now the worst city in the world to

Corporiddlerz 2019: The road to the finals

Every year, BUP Business and Communication Club organizes one of its flagship events “Corporiddlerz”. This unique one of a kind competition enables participants all across the country to demonstrate their

The winners of this year's Digital Marketing Awards

Digital Marketing Award is undoubtedly one of the most anticipated award ceremonies of the year, especially for the tech-savvy, digital marketers of this Bangladeshi generation. With the idea and execution

How to turn your passion for art into a career in Bangladesh

It is a difficult question to grapple with if you are a creative person aspiring to make a living out of your passion in arts and culture. Even if you

How Bangladesh is adopting the Halloween culture

On the 31st of October Halloween was celebrated throughout the world. Even until 10 years ago, it was something we only got to see in movies, cartoons or TV shows.

Top 5 reasons why startups fail in Bangladesh

A startup can be undoubtedly called the buzzword of the century. People have started to believe in the thought that building your own startup is their only possible way of

11 co-working spaces in Dhaka

Co-working spaces are now an option considered by many entrepreneurs and businesses. For many, it is a great way to cut costs and avoid the hassle of renting a full

Why does ragging exist in our universities? Answers and confessions

Cover art: Nasif Chowdhury Over the years, ragging has become a tradition in Bangladeshi universities. Behind the facade of welcoming the new students, ragging is a notorious practice where the

Bibi Russell: The designer who put Bangladesh on the global fashion map

Bangladesh may not prominently feature in the global fashion scene. Although the scene has elevated significantly in recent years, the fashion industry is still in nascent stages. However, one of