Dhaka, Bangladesh (BBN) – The Bangladesh Business News prepared Tuesday’s evening business round up compiling reports, published by different newspapers and news portals both in local and international.
Bangladesh’s stocks fall marginally after bumpy ride
Bangladesh’s stocks fell marginally at closing on Tuesday to continue the two consecutive sessions’ trend amid choppy trading.
RMG workers to get wages for May by June 10
Garment workers will get wages for the month of May by June 10 and the festival allowance by day before the closure of their respective units.
Rajshahi, Sylhet, Barisal city polls Jul 30
City corporation elections to Rajshahi, Sylhet and Barisal will be held on July 30, the Election Commission announced in the election schedule today.
Sensex drops 212 points; Nifty falls to 10,634
Benchmark indices were trading down by nearly 0.5 per cent due to profit-booking by funds and retail investors and weak Asian cues owing to uncertainty over the US-North Korea summit and a political crisis in Italy.
Indian rupee weakens by 22 paise to 67.65 on fresh dollar demand
The Indian rupee weakened by 22 paise to 67.65 against the US dollar in early trade at the interbank forex market today on fresh demand for the greenback from importers and banks.
Major markets in Asia close lower amid dampened sentiment
Major markets in Asia closed lower on Tuesday, with Italian politics and the slide in oil prices in the spotlight.
Gold prices inch up, but stronger dollar weighs
Gold prices inched up on Tuesday after falling for the two previous sessions, but remained under pressure on hopes a U.S.- North Korean summit was back on track and as the U.S. dollar hovered near 6-1/2-month peaks.
Oil prices mixed, but pressure builds on expected crude output increase
Oil prices were mixed in Asian trading on Tuesday, but remained under pressure from expectations that Saudi Arabia and Russia would pump more crude to ease a potential shortfall in supply.
Top 5 things to know in the market on Tuesday
Here are the top five things you need to know in financial markets on Tuesday, May 29.