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 inward remittance up by 7.0% in August
The flow of inward remittance grew by 7.04 per cent in August last as expatriates sent increased amount of money following celebration of the Eid-ul-Azha.
Laguna won’t be allowed on Dhaka streets: DMP chief
Human hauliers, known as laguna, will not be allowed to ply on the streets of the capital, Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) Commissioner Asaduzzaman Mia said today.
Bangladesh’ stocks extend losses for fourth straight day
Bangladesh’s stocks witnessed yet another downbeat session on Tuesday, extending the losing streak for the fourth straight session, as investors continued their selling binge.
Sensex sheds 155 points as rupee tumbles to record low of 71.54
The Sensex ended lower by 154.60 points or 0.4 per cent at 38,157.92 and the Nifty down 62.05 points or 0.54 per cent at 11,520.30 as the rupee extended decline to a record low and oil prices rose sharply.
Indian rupee hits fresh low of 71.57 as almost all Asian currencies retreat
The Indian rupee hit a fresh low of 71.57, in line with other emerging market currencies, as broad dollar strength and simmering trade tensions put pressure on risk assets.
Asia stock indexes broadly positive on Tuesday; trade and emerging market concerns weigh
Asian stock indexes were broadly positive on Tuesday afternoon, after a slightly turbulent trading day, with markets remaining uncertain over trade concerns and emerging market worries.
Gold slips as trade, emerging market worries lift dollar
Gold slipped on Tuesday as concerns over an escalating trade conflict between the United States and China battered emerging market currencies and prompted investors to seek perceived safety in the dollar.
Oil prices jump as Gulf of Mexico rigs evacuated
Oil prices rose sharply on Tuesday after the evacuation of two Gulf of Mexico oil platforms in preparation for a hurricane.
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, September 4.