Day: June 14, 2019

Oil prices surge after suspected attacks on tankers

NEW YORK, World oil prices rose Thursdayfollowing suspected attacks on two tankers in the Gulf of Oman, worseningfrayed tensions in the cruderich Middle East region.The rise in oil prices jumping as much as 4.5 percent before pullingback somewhat bo...
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Hong Kong stocks open with further losses

HONG KONG, Hong Kong stocks opened with morelosses Thursday, extending the previous day's sharp falls with the city onedge a day after violent protests.The Hang Seng Index fell 0.72 percent, or 196.90 points to 27,111.56.The benchmark Shanghai Composi...
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EU ministers collide over timid eurozone reforms

LUXEMBOURG, EU finance ministers wrangled overwatereddown economic reforms Thursday with France hoping the eurozone budgetit has long been pushing for was finally within reach.Almost a decade after the debt crisis, French President Emmanuel Macronwant...
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PM seeks help from all for budget implementation

DHAKA, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today described the budget for FY 20192020 as public welfareoriented, seeking cooperation of all to implement it properly for turning Bangladesh into a developed and prosperous country.You all should work with since...
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Bangladesh moves up in FIFA ranking

DHAKA, Bangladesh moved from 188th position to 183th after the latest FIFA rankings were released.Bangladesh climbed five steps by gaining 13 points to make the jump to 183th and have 922 rating points.Thanks to their 10 victory in away match and a go...
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