Ahsan Habib

May 12, 2022
May 12, 2022

Domino’s Pizza: Indian master franchisee buys unit of Bangladesh

Jubilant FoodWorks, the master franchisee of Domino’s Pizza in India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh and Nepal, has fully acquired Jubilant Golden Harvest Ltd, the franchisee of Domino’s Pizza in Bangladesh.

May 11, 2022
May 11, 2022

Domino’s Pizza’s Indian master franchise buys Bangladesh part

Jubilant FoodWorks, the master franchisee of Domino's Pizza in India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh and Nepal, has fully acquired Jubilant Golden Harvest Ltd, the franchisee of Domino’s Pizza in...

May 11, 2022
May 11, 2022

Inequality contradicts ‘high’ per capita income

“Per capita income is the income that is not seen by mass people but built on a few people.”

May 9, 2022
May 9, 2022

Drawing large investors to stocks still a tall order

When a sector offers opportunities to make a good profit and there is a conducive climate to invest, investors -- large and small and local and foreign -- don’t need to be told to channel...

May 8, 2022
May 8, 2022

Shwapno clocks record sales growth

Shwapno, the largest retail chain in Bangladesh, posted the biggest growth in turnover in the last financial year, driven by higher sales through its e-commerce platform and teleservice amid the...

April 21, 2022
April 21, 2022

BSEC frets as institutions shy away from stocks

When the stock market goes through a bearish trend, the regulator usually prods institutional investors, mostly unofficially, to pour money to revive it and some of them respond positively.  

April 20, 2022
April 20, 2022

IMF cuts Bangladesh's GDP growth forecasts to 6.4%

The International Monetary Fund has revised down its economic growth projection for Bangladesh to 6.4 percent for the current fiscal year largely because of Russia-Ukraine war and supply chain...

April 12, 2022
April 12, 2022

Incentivise cashless transactions

Incentives are necessary to nudge people into using digital payment methods, such as cards and mobile financial services (MFS), so that Bangladesh can achieve its goal of becoming a cashless society.

April 11, 2022
April 11, 2022

Commodity exchange need of the hour

A commodity exchange is needed for Bangladesh as it will ensure fair prices for both producers and consumers, said Asif Ibrahim, chairman of the Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE), as it is set to...

April 11, 2022
April 11, 2022

Bangladesh's first commodity exchange by this year

The Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) is planning to launch the country’s first commodities exchange, or futures market, this year, aiming to reduce the price difference of commodities between what...