Dhaka, Bangladesh (BBN) – The BBN (Bangladesh Business News) has prepared the business round up compiling reports, published by different newspapers and news portals Thursday midday in Bangladesh.
Gold prices gain in Asia
Gold prices gained in Asia on Thursday, shrugging off remarks by a key Fed policymaker that rates could soon rise going by current economic signals.
Bangladesh’s stocks turn volatile at midday
Bangladesh’s stocks witnessed volatility at midday on Thursday as investors were active both sides of trading fence.
Sensex trims early gains
The Sensex and Nifty trimmed their initial gains and were trading flat due to fresh selling in FMCG, bank and capital goods stocks amid firm global cues.
Indian Rupee weakens by 7 paisa to 66.97 on fresh US dollar demand
Indian rupee depreciated 7 paisa to 66.97 against the US dollar in early trade at the Interbank Foreign Exchange market Thursday on fresh demand for the American currency from importers and banks.
Asian markets mixed
Asia markets traded mixed Thursday morning, despite US gains as stocks closed at fresh highs for a fifth-straight day despite US overnight gains with Toshiba shares down anew.

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