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Dhaka,  Thu,  17 August 2017
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August 17, 2017, 1:20 pm
Rafael Nadal extended his unbeaten run over Frenchman Richard Gasquet to 15 to reach the Cincinnati Open third round. The Spaniard, 31, who has not lost a set to Gasquet since 2008, won 6-3 6-4 on Wednesday. Roger Federer's withdrawal from the
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August 17, 2017, 1:00 pm
The US dollar was on the defensive on Thursday after the minutes from the Federal Reserve's last policy meeting showed policymakers were increasingly wary of recent softness in inflation and could delay a rate hike. The dollar stepped back to 109.84
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The German economy grew by less than expected in the second quarter as net trade dampened an overall expansion which was driven by strong household spending. The rising state expenditure also
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India is yet to confirm its third line of credit (LoC) worth US$4.5 billion credit (LoC) despite Bangladesh's request for holding a meeting on this issue, officials concerned said Monday. Officials said although India assured Bangladesh of providing the loan during
Armed Police Battalion (APBn) personnel arrested a contractor from Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport (HSIA) in the capital on early Wednesday in connection with graft charges in construction of Haor protection embankments. Khairul Huda Chapal, also the district convener of Awami Jubo League Sunamganj unit, is a contractor of Bangladesh Water Development Board (BWDB). Chapal, proprietor of Noor Trading in Sunamganj, was caught
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Gold rose on Thursday as the dollar remained subdued after minutes from the US Federal Reserve's July meeting hinted at a delay in further rate hikes, while palladium hit a fresh 16-year high. Spot gold was up 0.3 per cent at $1,287.01 per ounce by 0340 GMT, after gaining nearly 1.0 per cent the previous day, reports Reuters. US gold futures for
Saudi Arabia said on Wednesday it would welcome Qatari pilgrims to Saudi Arabia to perform the haj this season, amidst a feud that severed transport links between the two nations since June. A statement on the official Saudi Press Agency said the Salwa border point would be open for Qatari citizens who wish to perform the annual pilgrimage to pass through with no electronic permissions needed. The statement, which also said Qatari pilgrims would also be welcome through two of the Kingdom's ...
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The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE) of Islamic University of Technology (IUT) organised once again its yearly festival
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Real Madrid beat Barcelona 2-0 at the Bernabeu on Wednesday to win the Spanish Super Cup 5-1 on aggregate. The Spanish
A glass of wine or pint of beer a day can help people to live longer, according to new research. The study suggests that light-to-moderate alcohol consumption - classed as less than 14 drinks a week for men, and seven for women - may have “protective” health effects and can reduce the risk of dying young, according to a global media report. Experts said the findings show that for most older people, the overall benefits of light drinking “clearly outweigh” the ...
Awami League General Secretary and Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader Tuesday said no further dialogue and correlation with the Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) is on the cards until the party Chairperson Begum Khaleda Zia would stop observing her “fake” birthday on August 15. "Khaleda Zia has disrupted the normal flow of democracy through observing her fake birth day on August 15... She is also spoiling the environment of holding dialogue by observing her fake birthday. Her birthday on 15 ...
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Final IndexChange(Points)Change(%)
ISSUES ADVANCED51
ISSUES DECLINED194

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Based on YCP and Close Price
CompanyYCPHighLowCLOSE%CHG
BBSCABLES115.00126.50115.10126.5010.00
PUBALIBANK26.4029.0026.5029.009.85
UTTARABANK31.4034.5032.0033.807.64
PHOENIXFIN29.1031.7029.3031.307.56
DBH115.00123.40116.00123.006.96
JMISMDL196.30211.00196.40209.706.83
MIRACLEIND48.2051.4048.2051.106.02
FINEFOODS46.0049.1046.7048.605.65
DUTCHBANGL136.40146.60138.00143.505.21
SALVOCHEM25.2026.7025.0026.404.76
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Based on YCP and Close Price
CompanyYCPHighLowCLOSE%CHG
SUNLIFEINS23.8021.7020.7020.80-12.61
BEACHHATCH17.0017.0015.5015.70-7.65
IMAMBUTTON20.3020.2018.8018.90-6.90
SPCERAMICS15.4015.3014.1014.40-6.49
DULAMIACOT12.6012.2011.5011.80-6.35
ICB3RDNRB8.008.007.507.50-6.25
KPPL11.3011.1010.5010.60-6.20
SHURWID14.2014.3013.3013.40-5.63
RUPALIBANK62.5063.7058.5059.30-5.12
ICBAMCL2ND9.809.609.009.30-5.10
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currency
Currency Sell Purchase
USD78.9577.94
GBP118.00117.96
EUR83.7883.75
Chinese Yuan12.2412.24
HK Dollar10.21819.8929
Singapore dollar63.618659.877
Saudi Rial21.191820.52

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Commodity Price Change
GOLD 1,270.40 (US $/oz)-0.6%
SILVER 20.70 (US $/oz)-1.9%
COPPER 7,12 (US$/mt) -0.7%
CRUDE OIL 93.20 (USD/bbl.) -1.7%
COTTON # 278.85 (USc/lb)0.9%
WHEAT (CBOT)647.25 (USD/bu)-0.1%
PALM OIL823.96 (USD/MTon)3.4%
Soybean Oil40.84 (USc/lb)1.4%
Sugar #1117.87 (USc/lb)-0.6%

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