Dhaka, Bangladesh (BBN) – The Bangladesh Business News prepared Thursday’s evening business round up compiling reports, published by different newspapers and news portals both in local and international.
Bangladesh Taka remains unchanged since Tuesday
The exchange rate of Bangladesh Taka (BDT) remained unchanged against the US currency since Tuesday in inter-bank foreign exchange (forex) market.
Bangladesh’s stocks edge lower for second day
Bangladesh’s stocks extended the losing streak for the two consecutive sessions on Thursday as risk-averse investors continued their selling binge on quick-gaining stocks.
Indian rupee weakens by 6 paisa to 64.39 on dollar demand
The Indian rupee depreciated by 6 paisa to 64.39 against the US dollar in early trade at the forex market today on increased demand for the American currency from importers and banks.
Sensex trading flat; TCS, GAIL stocks slump
The Sensex and Nifty were trading flat tracking Asian peers ahead of a slew of global events, including the European Central Bank’s policy meeting, UK elections and congressional testimony from ex-FBI director James Comey.
Asian markets closed mostly higher ahead of the U.K. election
Asian markets closed mostly higher on Thursday ahead of key risk events later in the day, with apparent land-to-ship missiles fired by North Korea in the morning added to the mix.
Gold inches down ahead of UK polls, ex-FBI chief’s testimony
Gold edged lower on Thursday as investors awaited cues on market direction amid a number of geopolitical events later in the day that could boost the safe-haven demand for the metal.
Oil rises off 1-month lows struck after surprise stock build
Crude futures edged up in early Asian trading on Thursday following heavy losses in the previous session after official data showed that U.S. inventories rose for the first time in 10 weeks, reawakening concerns over a glut.
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