Dhaka, Bangladesh (BBN)-The Bangladesh Taka (BDT) depreciated by maximum 2 paisa against the US dollar in the inter-bank foreign exchange (forex) market during evening trading on Thursday.
The US dollar was BDT 78.82-78.84 in the evening market.
The US dollar was quoted at maximum BDT 78.84 against BDT 78.80-BDT 78.82 of the previous working day in the morning trading.
“The domestic currency depreciated by 2 paisa against the US dollar due to higher demand of the greenback in the market,” a senior treasury official of a leading private commercial bank (PCB) told the BBN in Dhaka Thursday evening.
On Wednesday evening, the US dollar was BDT 78.80-78.82.
On Tuesday, it was BDT 78.79-78.80.