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Economic News

Tokyo stocks lose early gains on yen uptick, oil fall

TOKYO, Feb 8, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Tokyo stocks slipped Wednesday morning as an uptick in the yen hit exporters while energy shares dropped on falling oil prices.

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IMF, Greece split on outlook for economy

WASHINGTON, Feb 8, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - The International Monetary Fund and Greece are at odds over the outlook for the troubled European nation's economy, a split that likel...More...

Cassava carrier bags: Indonesian entrepreneur tackles plastic scourge

JAKARTA, Indonesia, Feb 8, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - From bags washing up on Bali's beaches to food packaging scattered across roads and clogging waterways in cities, Indonesia i...More...

Nasdaq at record; French stocks fall on pre-election angst

NEW YORK, Feb 8, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - US equities rose Tuesday, with the Nasdaq edging to a fresh record, but Paris stocks and the euro retreated on rising anxiety about th...More...

BB governor for improving BD's doing business status

DHAKA, Feb 7, 2017 (BSS) - Bangladesh Bank (BB) Governor Fazle Kabir today asked bankers to ensure proper banking services in their banks for bringing down the country'...More...

Stocks continue recovery on large-cap vibe

DHAKA, Feb 7, 2017 (BSS) - The stock markets in both Dhaka and Chittagong were slightly up today with a trend of recovery as the major indices were found finishing upwards with marginal rise of some...More...