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

Bangladesh’s call money rate witness upward mode
Bangladesh’s call money rates witnessed an upward mode as the banks take preparation to face the cash withdrawal pressure before the Eid-ul-Azha.

Bangladesh’s stocks stay upbeat at midday on Sunday
Bangladesh’s stocks stayed upward trend at midday on Sunday as optimistic investors remained active on sector-wise stocks.

NU defers today’s degree exams due to flood
National University of Bangladesh has postponed today’s degree examinations due to countrywide flood, says a press statement of the university.

Crude oil posts weekly loss as oversupply jitters resurface
Crude futures settled higher on Friday, but posted a weekly loss as investor sentiment soured on oil prices this week, following data showing Opec output increased in July as its members failed to adhere to output limits set out in the global deal to curb production.

Gold set for biggest weekly gain since April amid N.Korea-US tensions
Gold prices continued to climb on Friday, as geopolitical tensions between the U.S. and North Korea kept safe-haven demand elevated while data showing July inflation undershot expectations, lessened the prospect of a rate hike this year.
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