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 ranks fourth in govt domestic bond issuance in Asia-Pacific
Bangladesh is the fourth most domestically government bond issuing country in the Asia-Pacific region. During the last two decades, 1995-2016 to be precise, the government of Bangladesh issued some 428 bonds at the domestic market.
Bangladesh’s key stock index dips 16-month low
Bangladesh’s stocks extended the losing streak for the five straight sessions on Sunday, with key index of the major bourse dipping to 16 months low, as investors continued their selling spree on sector specific stocks.
Short-term private foreign debt rising sharply
Short-term private commercial borrowing from the external sources has been rising at a faster rate for the last five years. Such borrowing stood at Tk 1.87 billion in 2013, which was 46.71 per cent of the total borrowing, according to central bank statistics.
Gold Prices – Weekly Outlook: June 4 – 8
Gold traders will keep their focus on more trade-related headlines in the coming week, as President Donald Trump prepares to meet world leaders at the G7 summit in Canada.
Crude Oil Prices – Weekly Outlook: June 4 – 8
Fresh data on U.S. commercial crude inventories will be the main focus for oil markets in the week ahead as traders seek to gauge how fast domestic output levels will continue to rise now that U.S. oil production has come close to matching that of top producer Russia.
Economic Calendar – Top 5 things to watch this week
With a lack of major economic reports and earnings news in the coming week, markets could focus more heavily on trade-related headlines as President Donald Trump prepares to meet world leaders at the G7 summit in Canada.