Dhaka, Bangladesh (BBN) – The Bangladesh Business News prepared Tuesday’s midday business round up compiling reports, published by different local and international newspapers and news portals.
Bangladesh’s stocks rebound strongly at midday
Bangladesh’s stocks rebounded strongly at midday on Tuesday as investors went on buying spree on banking stocks.
Highlights: Aung San Suu Kyi says Myanmar ready to verify refugee status of those Rohingyas who wish to return
Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi , in her first address to the nation since attacks by Rohingya Muslim insurgents, condemned all human rights violations on Tuesday and said anyone responsible for abuses in troubled Rakhine State would face the law.
We condemn all human rights violations: Suu Kyi
Aung San Suu Kyi has broken her silence on the ongoing Rohingya refugee crisis. In a live televised address, Myanmar’s State Counselor and de facto leader said that she was “aware of the fact that the world’s attention is focused on the situation in Rakhine State” and that Myanmar “does not fear international scrutiny.”
Aung San Suu Kyi ‘burying her head in the sand’ over Burma’s ‘ethnic cleansing’ of Rohingya: AI
Amnesty International has accused Aung San Suu Kyi and her government of “burying their heads in the sand” and telling “untruths” over what it described as ethnic cleansing of minority Rohingya Muslims in Burma.
Sensex trading flat ahead of Fed meet; metal, infrastructure top losers
The Sensex and Nifty pared their initial gains as traders waited on a Federal Reserve meeting for clues on US monetary policy.
Indian rupee weakens to 64.21
The Indian rupee dropped by 8 paisa to 64.21 against the American currency in late morning deals on sustained bouts of dollar demand from importers and banks amid choppy domestic equities.
Most Asian indexes wobble as investors await Fed meeting
Asian indexes largely stumbled on Tuesday ahead of the U.S. Federal Reserve’s September meeting as investors awaited clues from the central bank on future monetary policy.
Gold edges up as dollar eases; markets brace for Fed meeting
Gold inched up from its lowest in over two weeks on Tuesday as the dollar shed some gains, while the market’s focus turned to a two-day Federal Reserve meeting that kicks off later in the day.
Oil stable on lower Saudi exports, but rising US shale output caps market
Oil markets were stable on Tuesday, supported by a fall in Saudi Arabian crude exports but capped by an expected rise in U.S. shale output.