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    1. February 2, 2016

      Lawsgroup’s journey from Hong Kong to Myanmar

      Before his death in 1996, the Hong Kong textile tycoon Law Ting-pong handwrote a letter of wishes in which he expressed...

    2. February 1, 2016

      Terror: The globalisation of extremism

      Gunmen hunting foreigners kill a Japanese farm expert in northern Bangladesh and an Italian aid worker in the capital...

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    1. The Future of the Food Industry

      The global population is expected to grow to around 9bn by 2050. At the same time, cli...
    2. Year in the Arab World

      The past year will be remembered as one of the Middle East’s most tumultuous, a time o...
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    1. January 13, 2016

      Asia races to find drought-resistant rice

      Half of all people in the world, mostly those living in Asia, depend on rice as a staple food, eaten up to three times...

    2. FT Data

      January 6, 2016

      Datawatch: GDP forecasts for 2016

      India is forecast to grow 7.8 per cent in 2016, the fastest rate of the 85 countries in Consensus Economics’s survey...

    3. December 30, 2015

      Pakistan launches crackdown on Isis

      Pakistan has arrested eight alleged members of Isis near Sialkot in Punjab province, in the latest move by a south...

    4. December 30, 2015

      Low-lying Bangladesh targets jump in coal use

      Low-lying and densely populated, Bangladesh is among the countries most at risk from climate change and rising sea...

    5. December 16, 2015

      FT Seasonal Appeal: Thailand’s slave ships on the retreat

      Two big food companies have made extraordinary admissions about forced labour and a former top anti-trafficking...

    6. FT Photo Diary

      December 16, 2015

      A head for business

      A Bangladeshi child sells headbands during the Victory Day celebrations in Dhaka, Bangladesh, Wednesday. The Victory...

    7. The Exchange

      December 3, 2015

      The Arab world must rejoin the fight against Isis in Syria

      The lack of reaction from the Arab and wider Muslim world after the terrorist attacks in Paris and Beirut is both...

    8. November 24, 2015

      Isis turns to Bangladesh as latest battleground

      A week after its lethal Paris attacks, the Islamist terror group Isis boasted that the “soldiers” of its declared...

    9. November 22, 2015

      Bangladesh hangs two opposition leaders for war crimes

      Bangladesh hanged two senior opposition leaders in the early hours of Sunday after they were convicted of war crimes...

    10. November 1, 2015

      Fears rise in Bangladesh after attack on secular forces

      Fears are growing over the future of free speech in Bangladesh after another Islamist attack on the country’s secular...

    11. FT Photo Diary

      October 23, 2015

      Durga Puja finale

      A Bangladeshi Hindu devotee dances in front of a Hindu temple on the last day of Durga Puja festival in Dhaka,...

    12. beyondbrics

      October 5, 2015

      Explaining eastern Europe's happiness gap

      How do large-scale economic and political transformations, such as the collapse of communism in the former Soviet bloc,...

    13. October 4, 2015

      Frontier investors adopt wait-and-see approach

      Frontier markets, with their high growth potential, young populations and rising incomes, are expected to transform...

    14. October 1, 2015

      Unions censure western brands over Bangladesh factory safety delays

      Swedish fashion retailer Hennes & Mauritz and other western brands have been accused of failing to fulfil commitments...

    15. September 28, 2015

      Malaysia’s 1MDB pushes for quick asset sale to quell concerns

      Malaysia’s scandal-hit 1MDB investment fund is pressing for a quick — and possibly contentious — sale of more than $2bn...

    16. FT Data

      September 3, 2015

      Datawatch: Chinese cotton price

      Cotton prices in China fell 23 per cent year on year in August to a six-year low, a result of reduced demand and...

    17. FT Photo Diary

      August 24, 2015

      Child marriage in Bangladesh

      15 year old Nasoin Akhter poses for a video on the day of her wedding to a 32 year old man in Manikganj, Bangladesh. In...

    18. August 18, 2015

      Briton arrested over blogger murders in Dhaka

      Bangladeshi authorities said on Tuesday they had arrested a British citizen and two others for the murder of secular...

    19. FT Alphaville

      July 30, 2015

      A sovereign legal scorecard

      First let’s start with a scatter chart, courtesy of Charles Robertson at Renaissance Capital. Click to enlarge… That...

    20. July 29, 2015

      New UK law urges companies to reveal anti-slavery efforts

      Companies with turnover of more than £36m will have to disclose whether they are making efforts to eliminate slavery in...

    21. July 24, 2015

      Aggreko shares tumble after profit warning

      Shares in Aggreko, the temporary power business, tumbled more than 12 per cent as it warned on profits because of the...

    22. beyondbrics

      July 22, 2015

      Five reasons investors shun frontier markets

      By Asha Mehta, Acadian Asset Management LLC There is no doubt that frontier equity markets are appealing as a concept....

    23. July 16, 2015

      UK reveals offences by diplomats

      A Saudi Arabian embassy employee in the UK was shielded by diplomatic immunity from being prosecuted for developing...

    24. FT Photo Diary

      July 8, 2015

      Rohingya Refugees

      Rohingya men push a fishing boat to shore in Shamlapur, Bangladesh. In the past months thousands of Rohingya have...

    25. beyondbrics

      June 18, 2015

      Triumph over tragedy: reimagining Bangladesh's ready-made garment industry

      Last year, Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina announced that her vision for the Bangladesh ready-made garment...

    26. June 12, 2015

      Southeast Asia’s economic surge lures Bangladeshis to sea

      Mansura Begum has not seen her brother since he disappeared two years ago from the ragged settlement where she lives on...

    27. June 7, 2015

      India and Bangladesh settle border dispute

      India’s prime minister Narendra Modi and his Bangladeshi counterpart Sheikh Hasina have completed a landmark deal...

    28. June 2, 2015

      Asia’s boat people: Nowhere is home

      Ziaur Rahman has history in four countries but a secure home in none. The 23-year-old from the Rohingya ethnic group...

    29. June 2, 2015

      Dozens face murder charges over Bangladesh’s Rana Plaza disaster

      Bangladeshi authorities have filed homicide charges against 41 people for their role in the 2013 collapse of the Rana...

    30. FT Photo Diary

      May 29, 2015

      Harbor of an IDP camp in Sittwe

      In the harbor at IDP camps, begins the dangerous journey at the Andaman sea for many of the boat refugees, in Sittwe,...

    31. May 29, 2015

      Global supply chains reshapes trade as China sheds manufacturing

      Global supply chains (GSCs) — through which intermediate goods and services from disparate locations go into making a...

    32. May 22, 2015

      The unwanted Rohingya refugees dumped at sea

      Rohingya and Bangladeshi migrants reach shelter Roshida loaded herself and four of her children on to a cramped cargo...

    33. May 20, 2015

      Indonesia and Malaysia offer refuge for thousands of migrants

      Rohingya and Bangladeshi migrants reach shelter Indonesia and Malaysia have offered temporary refuge to thousands of...

    34. May 20, 2015

      Rohingya boat people are becoming the Jews of Asia

      On May 13 1939 the SS St Louis, a German ocean liner, set sail from Hamburg. On board were 915 Jewish refugees hoping...

    35. May 12, 2015

      Third secular blogger killed on Bangladesh street

      Ananta Bijoy Das, a prominent liberal blogger in Bangladesh, was stabbed to death on the street in the northern town of...

    36. May 8, 2015

      Asean countries to benefit from China’s waning competitiveness

      Just over one-third of the manufacturers in China’s Pearl River delta — the country’s export powerhouse — plan to shift...

    37. FT Alphaville

      May 8, 2015

      Further reading

      Elsewhere on Friday, - The price of nails. “I am worth less than a shoe,” she said. - “Labour today is waking up to...

    38. May 3, 2015

      Thailand faces pressure after mass grave discovery

      Thailand is coming under renewed pressure over its role in international people smuggling after police unearthed a mass...

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