Ahsan Habib | The Daily Star
  • Ahsan Habib

  • 27pc youths yet to benefit from training

    Every one in four young people in Bangladesh is yet to receive any skills development training although the government has set up training centres for them in every district and at upazila level.
  • Vibrant bond market needed to become a developed nation

    Bangladesh needs a vibrant bond market to meet its huge financing requirement for infrastructure development and further industrialisation, said a noted merchant banker.
  • Dhaka Stock Exchange DSEX

    Stocks rebound at last

    Stocks rallied the best in six-and-a-half months yesterday after sinking for more than three weeks. The bounce back was due to the central bank and the capital market regulator teaming up to prop up the flagging market.
  • Stocks sink to 31-month low

    Stocks plunged below the 5,000 point-mark yesterday thanks to massive sell-off by both jittery retail and institutional investors.
  • Strong financial sector key to sustainable growth

    BANGLADESH should put emphasis on building a strong financial sector in order to ensure macroeconomic stability, increase efficiency and liquidity of markets, draw investment and deepen economic integration, the Asian Development Bank’s Bangladesh chief said.