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’s stocks rebound amid pre-Eid optimism
Bangladesh’s stocks returned to the positive territory on Thursday, after a single-session break, as pre-Eid sale pressure somewhat is subdued.
No industry in 10km of Sundarbans: High Court
The High Court today directed the government not to approve any industry within 10 kilometres in the Sundarbans area. The court also ordered the government to submit a list of the industries and factories set up within the 10 kilometres in the area to this court within ten months.
Sensex ends flat; healthcare stocks spurt
The Senses and Nifty ended little changed on Thursday as gains in IT and pharmaceutical stocks were offset by profit-booking in realty and FMCG stocks ahead of F&O expiry today.
Indian rupee up 7 paisa at 64.05 as dollar falls on US govt shutdown threat
The Indian rupee jumped 7 paisa to 64.05 against the dollar that remained shaky after US President Donald Trump’s comments about a government shutdown.
Most Asia markets climb following Wall Street dip on Trump government shutdown threat
Most major indexes in Asia closed higher on Thursday despite Wall Street closing lower after a threat from President Donald Trump about a possible government shutdown.
Oil steady as storm heads into Gulf of Mexico
Oil prices steadied on Thursday, holding on to most of their recent gains after another fall in U.S. crude inventories indicated a tighter market, and as a tropical storm headed towards oil producing facilities in the Gulf of Mexico.
Gold eases ahead of Jackson Hole central bankers meet
Gold nudged lower on Thursday, giving up some of its gains made after U.S. President Donald Trump’s threat of a government shutdown, with investors remaining focused on a major central bankers conference in Jackson Hole.
Next OPEC meeting set for Sept 22
The next joint committee meeting of OPEC and non-OPEC producers will be held in Vienna on September 22.
Top 5 things to know in the market on Thursday
Here are the top five things you need to know in financial markets on Thursday, August 24.