Dhaka, Bangladesh (BBN) – The Bangladesh Business News prepared Monday’s evening business round up compiling reports, published by different newspapers and news portals both in local and international.
Bangladesh’s stocks return to higher
Bangladesh’s stocks returned to higher on Monday after a single-session break as pre-Eid sale pressure somewhat subdued.
Bangladesh Taka remains unchanged against $US
The exchange rate of Bangladesh Taka (BDT) remained unchanged against the US currency in evening transactions on Monday in inter-bank foreign exchange (forex) market.
Sensex surges 255 points as BJP announces Dalit leader’s name for President post
The benchmark BSE Sensex surged over 250 points as the BJP has proposed the name of Bihar Governor Ram Nath Kovind, a Dalit leader from Uttar Pradesh, as the party’s official nominee for the post of the President of India.
Indian rupee trading strong at 64.41
The Indian rupee was trading a tad strong at 64.41 due to selling of the American currency by exporters and banks.
Asian markets close higher as markets await political developments in Europe, London attack eyed
Asian bourses strengthened on Monday as markets geared up ahead of Brexit negotiations between the U.K. and the European Union and kept an eye on a deadly attack on worshipers leaving a mosque in London.
Gold hits near four-week low as dollar firms
Gold edged lower on Monday to touch a near four-week low as the dollar held firm, with the market waiting on comments from a top U.S. Federal Reserve official after last week’s soft economic data.
Oil prices dip on further rise in US drilling, demand slowdown
Oil prices dipped on Monday, weighed down by a continuing expansion in U.S. drilling that has helped to maintain high global supplies despite an OPEC-led initiative to cut production to tighten the market.
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