Saturday, January 16, 2021
Share market cap exceeds Tk 5 trillion
The market capitalisation of the country's main stock exchange Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) has topped Tk 5 trillion for the first time
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Most Asian markets fall after virus, vote worries hit Wall St
Asian markets mostly fell Tuesday following a sharp pullback on Wall Street as investors were spooked by a coronavirus surge, new lockdowns, a slow vaccine rollout and uncertainty over US Senate ...
5 January 2021, 13:12
Markets mixed as early rally loses momentum
Asian markets were mixed Wednesday as an early rally fizzled out on profit-taking and lingering worries about the impact of a spike in coronavirus infections around the world.
25 November 2020, 14:59
Asian traders cautious as vaccine hopes offset by virus surge
Asian markets mostly rose Wednesday but investors were shifting cautiously as they weighed hopes for a virus vaccine against surging infections around the world that threaten an already stuttering ...
18 November 2020, 09:54
Asia markets lifted by fresh vaccine hope
Most Asian markets rose Tuesday as hopes the world could begin to return to normal were boosted by news that another vaccine candidate appeared to be effective against the coronavirus.
17 November 2020, 13:36
Asia markets build on vaccine, Biden gains
Asian markets rose again Wednesday as investors continued to ride the positive sentiment from news of a highly successful vaccine trial and Joe Biden's US election victory.
11 November 2020, 11:01
Asian markets mixed as US stimulus remains elusive
Asian markets were mixed Monday with traders increasingly pessimistic that US lawmakers will pass a new stimulus package before next week's election, while spiking virus cases fanned worries about ...
26 October 2020, 10:22
Asian markets rise on US stimulus hope, China growth falls short
Asian markets rose Monday on lingering hopes for a new US stimulus package, though Shanghai and Hong Kong pared their initial rallies after data showed China's economy grew at a slower pace than ...
19 October 2020, 11:14
Global shares slip on pandemic surge, failing stimulus hopes
Global shares slipped on Thursday as investors locked in recent gains amid rising concerns about resurgent COVID-19 infections and after US treasury secretary dashed any remaining hopes of a stimulus ...
15 October 2020, 10:19
Asia stocks mixed as Trump hits stimulus hope, calls for handouts
Asian markets fluctuated Wednesday as traders weighed Donald Trump's decision to call off talks on a much-needed stimulus against expectations a rescue package will eventually be passed by whoever ...
7 October 2020, 11:20