Dhaka, Bangladesh (BBN) – The depreciating mood of Bangladesh Taka (BDT) against the US dollar continued during the evening transactions on Tuesday in the inter-bank foreign exchange (forex) market.
The US dollar was quoted at BDT 78.97 – BDT 78.98.
On Monday, the greenback was quoted at BDT 78.96 – BDT 78.98 unchanged the level of previous working day.
“The depreciating mode of BDT may continue in the coming days due to higher demand for the greenback in the market for settlement of import-payment obligations,” a senior treasury official of a leading commercial bank told the BBN in Dhaka Tuesday evening.