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 Taka remains unchanged against $US
The exchange rate of Bangladesh Taka (BDT) remained unchanged against the US currency in evening transactions on Sunday in inter-bank foreign exchange (forex) market.
Bangladesh’s stocks keep gaining for fifth day
Bangladesh’s stocks extended the winning streak for the five consecutive sessions on Thursday as enthusiastic investors continued their buying spree amid optimism.
Crude oil futures – weekly outlook: July 17 – 21
Oil prices settled higher for the fifth session in a row on Friday, to score a weekly gain of roughly 5% as investors cheered data suggesting that demand for oil will pick up during the second half of 2017.
Gold / Silver / Copper futures – weekly outlook: July 17 – 21
Gold prices rose to two-week highs on Friday as weak U.S. inflation data added to doubts over whether the Federal Reserve would raise interest rates for a third time this year.
The week ahead: 5 things to watch on the economic calendar
In the week ahead, global financial markets will focus on the outcome of Thursday’s European Central Bank meeting for fresh clues on when the central bank will shift away from its ultra-easy policy.