Dhaka, Bangladesh (BBN) – The BBN (Bangladesh Business News) has prepared the business round up compiling reports, published by different newspapers and news portals Tuesday midday in Bangladesh.

Bangladesh Bank sells $6.0m to PCB
The Bangladesh Bank (BB) has sold US$6.0 million to a private commercial bank (PCB) to help settling import payment obligations, officials said.

Bangladesh’s stocks keep upbeat at midday
Bangladesh’s stocks stayed early hour’s upward trend at midday on Tuesday as the optimistic investors remained active on sector specific shares, especially banks.

Bangladesh Taka depreciates two paisa more against US$
The exchange rate of Bangladesh Taka (BDT) depreciated by maximum two paisa more against the US currency in early hour transactions on Tuesday in inter-bank foreign exchange (forex) market.

Crude oil falls in Asia
Crude oil fell in Asia on Tuesday with API estimates ahead to set the tone and the market shrugging off upbeat industrial output figures from China.

Gold gains in Asia after China output figures
Gold prices inched higher in Asia on Tuesday after upbeat figures from China on industrial output aided the metal complex.

Sensex soars 483 points; Nifty jumps to 9,082
Indian markets cheered the landslide victory of the BJP in Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand Assembly elections with the Nifty hitting a new high of 9,122.75 and the Sensex rallying 616 points to 29,561.93.

Indian Rupee climbs 42 paisa to 66.18
The Indian rupee soared 42 paisa to 66.18 against the dollar in early trade on increased selling of the US currency by exporters and banks amid higher foreign inflows following BJP’s resounding win in Uttar Pradesh and positive IIP numbers.

Asian markets trades mixed
Asia traded sideways on Tuesday, following Wall Street’s mixed close as the Federal Reserve’s kicks off its two-day meeting.
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