Dhaka, Bangladesh (BBN): The prices of most stocks on the bourses— the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) and Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) witnessed upward trend at early hours on Wednesday.

The General Index of the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSEX) went up by 35 points within first 30 minutes of trading at 11am to stand at 4,249 points when the report was filed.

Of the issues traded then, 171 advanced, 31 declined and 6 remained unchanged.

Turnover on at DSE stood at BDT 970 million till the report was filed at 11am.

United Airways is the most traded stocks with shares worth BDT 98 million changing hands till then.

The Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) also opened with a positive note with the Selective Category Index of the CSE gained 54 points to stand at 7,897 points also at 11am.

Of the issues traded then, 90 advanced, 19 declined and 4 remained unchanged.
BBN/BB/AD/05June-13-11.15am (BST).