Dhaka, Bangladesh (BBN) – The Bangladesh Business News prepared Thursday’s evening business round up compiling reports, published by different newspapers and news portals both in local and international.
Bangladesh’s stocks edge higher for second day
Bangladesh’s stocks extended the gaining streak for the second day in a row on Thursday as some optimistic investors showed their buying appetite on bank and telecom issues.
Sensex tanks 453 points on fiscal deficit woes, F&O expiry
The Sensex tumbled over 453 points — its biggest single session fall in one year — to close at 33,149.35 on widespread selling triggered by widening fiscal deficit concerns.
Indian rupee drops by 31 paisa to 64.62 ahead of GDP data
The Indian rupee dropped by 31 paisa to 64.62 against the American currency ahead of the September quarter GDP data.
Asian markets close lower as tech shares mirror US declines
Most Asian markets closed lower on Thursday as oil prices firmed after falling in the last session. Meanwhile, technology stocks in the region declined after U.S. shares in the sector sold off on Wednesday.
Gold hits one-week low as positive US data weighs
Gold inched down to a one-week low on Thursday, pressured by upbeat U.S. growth data and Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen’s bullish view of the economy, but the yellow metal was on track for its first monthly gain since August.
OPEC, allies set to agree oil cut extension to end of 2018
OPEC and non-OPEC oil producers look poised to agree at a meeting on Thursday to extend output cuts until the end of 2018, four OPEC sources said as the group seeks to clear a global glut of crude and avoid another price crash.
Top 5 things to know in the market on Thursday
Here are the top five things you need to know in financial markets on Thursday, November 30.