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Dhaka, Bangladesh (BBN) – The Bangladesh Business News prepared Monday’s evening business round up compiling reports, published by different newspapers and news portals both in local and international.

US-Bangla plane crash: Death toll now 50
At least 50 people were killed as an aircraft of US-Bangla Airlines crashed at Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA) in Kathmandu of Nepal today.

1 min blackout to be observed on March 25
The government has decided to observe a one-minute “blackout” program on the night of March 25, marking Genocide Day, Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal has said.

ICC elects secretary general, first vice-chair
The International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) has elected John W H Denton AO and Paul Polman respectively as next secretary general and first vice-chair. The election was held at the extra-ordinary World Council of ICC in Tokyo recently.

Sensex rides global rally, surges 611 points; Nifty ends above 10,400
The Sensex closed 610.80 points or 1.83 per cent higher at 33,917.94, logging its biggest single-day gain since March 2017. The NSE Nifty rose 194.55 points or 1.9 per cent to end at 10,421.40. The broader Nifty touched an intra-day high of 10,433.65.

Indian rupee rises 23 paisa against dollar in opening trade
The Indian rupee strengthened by 23 paisa to 64.94 against the US dollar at the interbank forex market today on fresh selling of the greenback by exporters and banks amid foreign capital inflows.

Asian stocks rise after US markets cheer jobs data
Asian stocks got off to a strong start to the week, with regional markets closing higher on Monday. Those gains came after stock indexes stateside surged in the last session on expectation-topping U.S. jobs data.

Gold inches lower as equities rally after US jobs data
Gold prices inched down on Monday pressured by a stronger equity market, with the latest U.S. jobs report easing fears of inflation and faster U.S. rate hikes, reviving risk appetite globally.

Oil slips as higher US output looms despite dip in drilling
Oil prices gave up earlier gains on Monday as rising U.S. output loomed over markets, despite a slowdown in rig drilling activity.

Top 5 things to know in the market on Monday
Here are the top five things you need to know in financial markets on Monday, March 12.