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DSE General Index  4767.93  4742.22  
Forex reserve (in billion$)   22.90  22.86  
Call money rate  7.0%-8.75%  7.0%-9.0%  
DIBOR   7.6792     7.6383  
Kerb market US$ rate  78.30-78.70      78.25-78.70  
Inter-bank US$-BDT rate  77.80  77.80  
BC-selling US$-BDT rate  78.3245  78.3314  
TT-clean US$-BDT rate  77.3245  77.314  

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sundays-morning-business-round-up-of-bangladesh Dhaka, Bangladesh (BBN)- The BBN has prepared the morning business round up compiling reports, published by different newspapers and news portals in Bangladesh. New Delhi seeks extension on trade agreement for 5 years New Delhi has proposed Dhaka renew the existing Indo-Bangla bilateral trade agreement for five years keeping the contents in the deal unchanged, a senior trade official in the commerce ministry said. The tenure of the agreement will expire on April 1 after it completes its...


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bangladesh-forex-reserve-crosses-23bn-mark- Dhaka, Bangladesh (BBN)-Bangladesh’s foreign exchange (forex) reserve crossed the US$23 billion-mark...


italian-benetton-agrees-to-contribute-rana-plaza-victims- Dhaka, Bangladesh (BBN) – Italian Benetton Group SpA has agreed to contribute an unspecified amount to...

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tomorrows-ssc-exams-shifted-to-mar-14Dhaka, Bangladesh (BBN)-The Bangladesh government has shifted Sunday’s Secondary School Certificate (SSC) and its equivalent examinations to March 14 as the ongoing general strike was extended till March 4.  Education Minister Nurul Islam Nahid announced the new schedule in a press conference at his residence in Dhaka Saturday afternoon. Sunday's exam will be held from 10:00am to 1:00pm on March 14.The government also postponed the SSC exams scheduled for March 3.Meanwhile, the February 12...
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india-swine-flu-death-toll-rises-to-1041- Rajasthan, India (BBN)-The swine flu epidemic has claimed the lives of 36 more people in Rajasthan and Gujarat states of India, taking the total death toll in the country to 1,041.The number of people affected by the virus also stands at 19,000 now.Rajasthan and Gujarat have been the worst-hit states so far with 234 and 231 deaths respectively, reports the Hindustan Times.According to Skymet Meteorology Division in India, unusual weather conditions prevailing across the country have aggravated the...
bangladeshs-stocks-open-positive Dhaka, Bangladesh (BBN) - The Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) and the Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) saw upward trend in early hours of trading on Sunday amid continued political uncertainty in the country. DSEX, the prime index of the DSE went up by 14.39 points or 0.30 percent to reach at 4,777.61 points after first 30 minutes of tradewhen the report was filed at 11am. The two others indices also saw positive trend. The DS30 index, comprising blue chips gained 7.35 points or 0.41 percent to reach...
eight-more-listed-cos-declare-dividend Dhaka, Bangladesh (BBN) – Eight more listed firms – Heidelberg Cement, Singer Bangladesh, Linde Bangladesh, Bank Asia, Prime Bank, Pubali Bank, Social Islami Bank and Sino Bangla declared dividend, according to separate web post on the Dhaka Stock Exchange on Sunday. Heidelberg Cement:  The Board of Directors of Heidelberg Cement hasrecommended 380 percent cash dividend for the year ended on December 31, 2014. The AGM will be held on April 15 at 11am at the Factory Premises,Tarabow,...
New Delhi, India (BBN)- Finance Minister Arun Jaitley's first full budget has received a thumbs down from Manmohan Singh, the country's prime minister for 10 years till the Congress party lost power in May. Speaking exclusively to NDTV on Saturday, Dr Singh said the budget had good intentions but no adequate roadmap. "Thank you," was Mr Jaitley's short response to the critique. Dr Singh, who is also an eminent economist, had said, "Mr Jaitley is a very lucky finance minister. He has inherited an...
denimsandjeanscom-bangladesh-show-begins-sunday- Dhaka, Bangladesh (BBN) - The 3rd Bangladesh Show will begin in the capital Dhaka on Sunday morning, organisers said. The two-day show will be held at Hotel Radisson Blu in Dhaka on March 1-2 eyeing for both local and international denim customers, as Bangladesh is a major source for denim and jeans. A total of 26 companies from 7 countries - Bangladesh, India, Pakistan, Germany, Turkey, Brazil, and China - - will participate at the event. The show shall bring some of the...
nasa-probe-bound-for-pluto-carries-piece-of-pioneering-space-ship-one  California (BBN)-A small piece of spaceflight history will zoom through the Pluto system this July aboard NASA's new horizons probe.Inside New Horizons is a piece of Space Ship One, the first privately owned and operated manned spacecraft to reach space- which begins at an altitude of 62 miles (100 kilometers) above Earth- twice within a 14-day span, reports 2004 feat bagged the SpaceShipOne team the $10 million Ansari X Prize, which was designed to spur the development of...
-un-condemns-killing-of-bangladesh-blogger-New York (BBN)-One day after the brutal killing of Bangladeshi blogger and writer Avijit Roy, the United Nations condemned it. Thursday evening, unidentified assailants hacked to death the US-Bangladeshi blogger whose writings on religion angered Islamist hardliners. Stéphane Dujarric, the spokesman for the UN secretary-general Ban Ki-moon, denounced the killing in response to a query on the brutal killing during a regular press briefing on February 27.“On the attack of the blogger, we spoke to...
india-squeeze-uae-by-9-wicketsPerth, Australia (BBN)-Mighty India defeated the United Arab Emirates by 9 wickets in the 21st match of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 in Perth on Saturday.From the very beginning of the match, the South Asian team took the UAE under their total grip, limiting them to 102, a smallest total in the history of ICC World Cup 2015.India amassed the small total losing one wicket in 18.5 overs. Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli remained unbeaten at the crease.Earlier, UAE made their first breakthrough taking...
india-budget-to-boost-investment-  New Delhi, India (BBN)-Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government has promised increased growth and social security spending in its first full budget.Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said India "is about to take off" and it was time for a "quantum leap" on reforms, reports BBC.He also announced the setting up of a "universal social security system" for all Indians.India will grow at a rate of more than 8% during 2015-16, a key economic report said ahead of the budget.The growth forecast...
cut-music-to-an-hour-a-day-who Geneva, Switzerland (BBN)-People should listen to music for no more than one hour a day to protect their hearing, the World Health Organization suggests. It says 1.1 billion teenagers and young adults are at risk of permanently damaging their hearing by listening to "too much, too loudly", reports BBC.It said audio players, concerts and bars were posing a "serious threat".WHO figures show 43 million people aged 12-35 have hearing loss and the prevalence is increasing.In that age group, the WHO...

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Exchange Rate

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Currency Selling Buying
USD 78.50  77.00 
GBP 119.05 115.05
EUR 91.10 87.10
JPY 0.6747 0.6533
S-Riyal 20.00 19.00
S-Dollar 63.50 61.50
M-Ringit 24.50 23.00
K-Dinnar 255.00 245.00
INR 1.29 1.19

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