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Dhaka, Bangladesh (BBN) – The exchange rate of Bangladesh Taka remained stable against the US dollar in the evening transactions in the inter-bank foreign exchange market on Thursday.
The US dollar was quoted at maximum BDT 80.68 during the evening trading.
In the opening trading, the American dollar was quoted at maximum BDT 80.67 – BDT 80.68 same as the previous working level.
“The exchange rate of the Bangladesh Taka remained stable against the US dollar due to rising trend of export proceeds realisation,” a senior treasury official of a leading commercial bank told the BBN in Dhaka Thursday evening.
On Tuesday, the Bangladeshi currency was quoted at maximum BDT 80.66 – BDT 80.68.
On Sunday and Monday, the local currency was quoted at maximum BDT 80.65-BDT 80.66.
On the last working day of the last week that means on last Thursday, the US dollar was quoted at maximum BDT 80.65-BDT 80.66 during the evening trading.
Bangladesh foreign exchange market remained closed on Friday and Saturday as those were weekend in the country.
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