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

Bangladesh’s stocks close flat amid choppy trading
Bangladesh’s stocks ended flat on Sunday after volatile trading as investors were active both sides of trading fence throughout the session.

Malaysian journalists’ investigation follows traffickers to Bangladesh
In the middle of a bustling town in Bangladesh, two R.AGE undercover journalists hide in a van, listening in as one human trafficker after another sold their lies.

How government policy expedited women empowerment in Bangladesh
In nearly a decade, Bangladesh witnessed an appreciable rise in women empowerment in all fields including the government and private jobs, securing their dignified places in the armed forces and police, trade and business, print and electronic media, diplomacy and also in the national politics.

‘Still a mystery why the plane landed from north-side of the runway’
It is still a mystery why the pilot of the US-Bangla airlines aircraft chose north-side of the runway to land at Kathmandu airport which led to a crash on March 12, the TIA general manager said today.

IOM appeals for $182m to help Rohingyas, local community
IOM, the UN Migration Agency, is appealing for US$182.1 million to assist 0.9 million Rohingya refugees and local community members in Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh.

US-Bangla plane had no technical glitch: Chief of Bangladesh probe body
The US-Bangla aircraft had no technical glitch in it before taking off for Kathmandu, the chief of Aircraft Accident Investigation Group (AAIG) of Bangladesh said today.

Suu Kyi pressed on Rohingya crisis at ASEAN summit
Australia and its ASEAN neighbours vowed to boost defence ties while stressing the importance of non-militarisation in the disputed South China Sea Sunday at a summit where the “complex” Rohingya crisis took centre stage.

5 things royal dutch shell wants you to know about LNG
Information Administration even expects wind power to overtake hydroelectric as the largest source of renewable energy by 2019 at the latest, providing close to 7% of the nation’s total electricity. Similar investment patterns are playing out across the world.

Indian Oil, BPCL may buy 26% stake each in GAIL
State-owned Indian Oil Corp (IOC) and Bharat Petroleum Corp Ltd (BPCL) may buy 26% stake each in gas utility GAIL India Ltd, paying the government over Rs20,000 crore each to become integrated energy firms.

6 Concrete Reasons Why Smart Investors Own Gold
Gold has always been a smart, long term investment for investors. It hasn’t been until the housing bubble crushed the stock market and volatility started to become a daily occurrence when owning gold has become a common thing. But smart investors own gold.

New German finance ministry pushes free trade at G20 meeting
Germany’s new finance minister Olaf Scholz warned on Sunday that protectionism could harm future economic prospects and said Germany would continue talks to dissuade the United States from imposing planned punitive steel and aluminum tariffs.

Gold / Silver / Copper Prices – Weekly Outlook: March 19 – 23
Gold prices fell on Friday to settle at their lowest level in two weeks as the dollar remained supported by expectations for a rate hike at the upcoming Federal Reserve meeting this week.

Economic Calendar – Top 5 things to watch this week
Global financial markets will focus on this week’s Federal Reserve policy meeting, the first with Jerome Powell as chair.

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