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    Banks to invest in stocks from tomorrow

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:00am on March 17, 2020

    Banks are going to make investment in stock market from Wednesday from their special fund planned for reviving the ailing market. The decision was taken...

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    Global stocks, oil plunge as Fed virus move fails to ease fears

    Business Desk | Updated at 10:03pm on March 16, 2020

    Stock markets and oil prices went into free-fall on Monday as interest rate cuts and fresh stimulus measures by central banks failed to lift confidence,...

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    Stocks plunge to 6.5-yr low on virus worries

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:26pm on March 16, 2020

    Dhaka stocks crashed for the third day on Monday, with the key index hitting a six-and-a-half-year low, due to concerns over the country’s economy amid...

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    Gulf shares down despite stimulus packages

    Agence France-Presse . Dubai | Updated at 10:36pm on March 15, 2020

    Gulf shares dropped on Sunday amid unprecedented shutdowns to ward off the spread of coronavirus, despite tens of billions of dollars in stimulus packages announced...

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    Stocks hammered again on coronavirus fear

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:12pm on March 15, 2020

    Dhaka stocks nosedived for the second day on Sunday, making up a loss of 800 points in the last 19 sessions as panicked investors kept...

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    Late surge lifts Wall Street stocks as virus hits economy

    Agence France-Presse . New York | Updated at 10:35pm on March 14, 2020

    Wall Street stocks concluded a bruising week on a positive note Friday, rallying as US president Donald Trump declared the coronavirus a national emergency and...

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    Dhaka stocks plunge for 3rd week on coronavirus fear

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:23pm on March 14, 2020

    Dhaka stocks plunged in the past week, stretching the losing streak to the third week, as panic selling intensified among investors with the country reporting...

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    Asian stocks nosedive, extending global rout on recession fears

    Agence France-Presse . Tokyo | Updated at 10:49pm on March 13, 2020

    Asian markets opened in free-fall on Friday, extending a global rout that saw bourses experience their worst day in decades on fears of a recession...

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    BSEC yet to decide on ‘Z’ category cos’ reform

    Mostafizur Rahman | Updated at 10:16pm on March 13, 2020

    The Bangladesh Securities and Exchange Commission is yet to make any decision on streamlining the companies in the ‘Z’ category, which groups non-performing securities, despite...

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    Mukesh Ambani loses Rs 1.11 lakh cr in 70 days

    Business Desk | Updated at 09:59pm on March 12, 2020

    Shares of Reliance Industries were battered in Thursday’s trade falling as much as 9 per cent. The share prices made a new 52-week low in...