Bangladeshi Taka

Bangladeshi Taka

The Bangladeshi taka (Bengali: টাকা, sign: ৳ or Tk, code: BDT) is the currency of the People's Republic of Bangladesh. Issuance of banknotes ৳10 and larger is controlled by Bangladesh Bank, and for the ৳2 and ৳5 banknotes, which are the responsibility of the Ministry of Finance of the government of Bangladesh. The most commonly used symbol for the taka is "৳" and "Tk", used on receipts while purchasing goods and services. ৳1 is subdivided into 100 poisha.

Thai Baht

Thai Baht

The baht (; Thai: บาท, pronounced [bàːt]; sign: ฿; code:100 THB) is the official currency of Thailand. It is subdivided into 100 satang (สตางค์, pronounced [sətāːŋ]). The issuance of currency is the responsibility of the Bank of Thailand. According to SWIFT, as of February 2017, the Thai baht is ranked as the 10th most frequently used world payment currency.According to a report in the South China Morning Post, the China Banknote Printing and Minting Corporation produces at least some Thai banknotes and coins.

2 Bangladeshi Taka to Thai Baht exchange rates chart

2 BDT to THB exchange rates graph
2 BDT to THB Spot rate – This is known more formally as the ‘interbank’ rate. It is the rate banks or large financial institutions charge each other when trading significant amounts of foreign currency. In the business, this is sometimes referred to as a ‘spot rate’. It is not the tourist rate and you cannot buy currency at this rate, as you are buying relatively small amounts of foreign currency. In everyday life it is the same as the difference between wholesale and retail prices. The rates shown in financial newspapers and in broadcast media are usually the interbank rates.

2 BDT to THB exchange rates table

Exchange BDT to THB
2 Bangladeshi Taka = 0.785 Thai Baht
4 Bangladeshi Taka = 1.569 Thai Baht
10 Bangladeshi Taka = 3.924 Thai Baht
20 Bangladeshi Taka = 7.847 Thai Baht
Exchange Bangladeshi Taka to Thai Baht
2 Bangladeshi Taka to Thai Baht Cross rate – This is the rate we give to customers who want to exchange currencies that do not involve the local currency. For example, if you want to exchange Australian dollars into US dollars.

2 BDT to THB exchange rates news

Local exporters on edge

Bangladesh has been losing its competitiveness in global trade as many of its competing countries' currencies have depreciated more than the taka. In the last one year, the local currency has lost 3.71 percent of its value against the US dollar, while the currencies of some other competing countries depreciated more than 10 percent. For instance, in the last one year, the Indian rupee depreciated 13.58 percent against the greenback, followed by the Indonesian rupiah at 12.79 percent, the Sri Lankan rupee at 11.39 percent and the Chinese yuan at 5.35 percent.

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Bangladesh drafts new legislation seen targeting press freedom

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BOT expected to hike key interest rate
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