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  • This is how the Fed could surprise markets Wednesday

    This is how the Fed could surprise markets Wednesday  

    Strategists say while the Fed is not expected to raise interest rates, it could talk the talk of a confident-sounding central bank, set on hiking rates three times, as it has forecast for this year. That could be negative for bond...

    01 Feb 2017, 8.37 am  |  Source: CNBC

  • WH hints at including Pakistan in Trump`s travel ban list

    WH hints at including Pakistan in Trump's travel ban list  

    "Why not Pakistan," White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer was asked when he appeared at the George Washington University on Trump Administration and the News Media.

    01 Feb 2017, 6.50 am  |  Source: PTI

  • CEO Jeff Bezos says Amazon backs suit opposing Trump order

    CEO Jeff Bezos says Amazon backs suit opposing Trump order  

    Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos says the Seattle-based company is prepared to support a lawsuit being brought by Washington state's attorney general against President Donald Trump and the administration over Trump's executive or...

    31 Jan 2017, 7.40 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • India should play proactive role in promoting open global mkts

    India should play proactive role in promoting open global mkts  

    At a time of a possible resurgence of protectionist pressures and India's need for open markets abroad to underpin rapid economic growth domestically, it is increasingly clear that India and other emerging market economies must pl...

    31 Jan 2017, 3.36 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • H-1B Visa Bill does not protect interest of US workers: Nasscom

    H-1B Visa Bill does not protect interest of US workers: Nasscom  

    A legislation has been introduced in the US House of Representatives for doubling minimum salary of H-1B holders to USD 130,000. This will make it difficult for American companies to get more skilled workers from other countries i...

    31 Jan 2017, 2.51 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

  • Canon CFO says difficult to invest in Toshiba chip business

    Canon CFO says difficult to invest in Toshiba chip business  

    Company chief Fujio Mitarai said this month the firm was willing to consider support if there was a request from Toshiba because it is important customer, according to a Kyodo news agency interview.

    31 Jan 2017, 1.07 pm  |  Source: Reuters

  • H-1B reform bill introduced in US House of Representatives

    H-1B reform bill introduced in US House of Representatives  

    This is more than double of the current H-1B minimum wage of USD 60,000 which was established in 1989 and since then has remained unchanged.

    31 Jan 2017, 12.00 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • Fed likely to keep rates steady as it awaits Trump economic plan

    Fed likely to keep rates steady as it awaits Trump economic plan  

    Trump has promised a largUSe infrastructure spending program, tax cuts, a rollback of regulations and a renegotiation of trade deals but has offered few details or a timeline for their rollout since his victory in the November 8 e...

    31 Jan 2017, 11.54 am  |  Source: Reuters

  • Barack Obama criticises Donald Trump over immigration policies

    Barack Obama criticises Donald Trump over immigration policies  

    "With regard to comparisons to President Obama's foreign policy decisions, as we've heard before the President fundamentally disagrees with the notion of discriminating against individuals because of their faith or religion," Obam...

    31 Jan 2017, 10.34 am  |  Source: PTI

  • Sony takes $976 mn charge on movie segment as DVD market shrinks

    Sony takes $976 mn charge on movie segment as DVD market shrinks  

    The impairment charge came as Sony cut its outlook for profits from DVD, blu-ray discs and other home entertainment operations in line with a broader market decline, the company said in statement on Monday.

    31 Jan 2017, 10.05 am  |  Source: Reuters

  • BOJ keeps policy steady, maintains upbeat price forecasts

    BOJ keeps policy steady, maintains upbeat price forecasts  

    In a widely expected move, the BOJ maintained the 0.1 percent interest it charges on a portion of the excess reserves that financial institutions park with the central bank.

    31 Jan 2017, 9.01 am  |  Source: Reuters

  • SoftBank considers investment of over $1 bn in WeWork: Report

    SoftBank considers investment of over $1 bn in WeWork: Report  

    The deal could be among the first from SoftBank's USD 100 billion technology fund, the WSJ said.

    31 Jan 2017, 8.41 am  |  Source: Reuters

  • Sony shares dip on movie business impairment charge

    Sony shares dip on movie business impairment charge  

    The charge announced on Monday reflects a weaker profit outlook at its home entertainment business as online streaming services sap demand for movie DVDs, the company said.

    31 Jan 2017, 8.35 am  |  Source: Reuters

  • Goldman CEO takes lead on Wall St in slamming Trump travel ban

    Goldman CEO takes lead on Wall St in slamming Trump travel ban  

    In a voicemail to employees on Sunday, Blankfein said diversity was a hallmark of Goldman's success, and if the temporary freeze became permanent, it could create "disruption" for the bank and its staff.

    31 Jan 2017, 8.24 am  |  Source: Reuters

  • Mylan says being investigated over EpiPen practices

    Mylan says being investigated over EpiPen practices  

    The Federal Trade Commission had asked the company for information months ago as part of a preliminary investigation, a company spokesperson said in an email.

    31 Jan 2017, 8.22 am  |  Source: Reuters

  • BOJ set to hold fire, seek to dispel tapering fears

    BOJ set to hold fire, seek to dispel tapering fears  

    Markets are also focusing on what BOJ Governor Haruhiko Kuroda has to say on US President Donald Trump's protectionist trade stance, particularly with Trump taking direct aim at Japan's powerful auto industry - a mainstay of its e...

    31 Jan 2017, 8.21 am  |  Source: Reuters

  • From north to south, euro zone economy steams into 2017

    From north to south, euro zone economy steams into 2017  

    There are risks ahead - some economic, some political - but for now the 19 member states of the euro zone are doing better than many expected.

    31 Jan 2017, 8.19 am  |  Source: Reuters

  • Hafiz Saeed, 4 others put under detention in Lahore

    Hafiz Saeed, 4 others put under detention in Lahore  

    Punjab government's Home Department issued the detention order of Saeed and Lahore Police reached JuD headquarters in Chauburji to implement the order, JuD said.

    31 Jan 2017, 7.46 am  |  Source: PTI

  • Fitbit to trim 6% workforce after poor Q4 performance

    Fitbit to trim 6% workforce after poor Q4 performance  

    The company said it now expects fourth-quarter revenue between USD 572 million and USD 580 million from its previous forecast of USD 725 million-USD 750 million.

    31 Jan 2017, 7.46 am  |  Source: Reuters

  • Google launches fund to donate $4 mn to ACLU, others

    Google launches fund to donate $4 mn to ACLU, others  

    Set up with an initial funding of USD 2 million, the campaign will see Google employees matching the amount in donations.

    31 Jan 2017, 7.44 am  |  Source: PTI

  • Lockheed cuts $600 mn from cost of 90 F-35 jets: Donald Trump

    Lockheed cuts $600 mn from cost of 90 F-35 jets: Donald Trump  

    "We cut approximately USD 600 million off the F-35 fighter, and that only amounts to 90 planes out of close to 3,000 planes," Trump told reporters during a executive order signing ceremony at the White House.

    31 Jan 2017, 7.44 am  |  Source: PTI

  • GM, Honda team up to develop advanced hydrogen fuel cells

    GM, Honda team up to develop advanced hydrogen fuel cells  

    The companies expect to begin production of the system in 2020 at a GM battery-pack facility outside Detroit, creating about 100 new jobs.

    31 Jan 2017, 7.44 am  |  Source: PTI

  • Airlines urge US to clarify Trump`s travel ban

    Airlines urge US to clarify Trump's travel ban  

    On Friday, Trump signed an executive order barring US entry for travellers from seven mainly Muslim countries -- Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen -- for 90 days.

    31 Jan 2017, 7.42 am  |  Source: PTI

  • Trump`s new executive order to clamp down on H1B visas

    Trump's new executive order to clamp down on H1B visas   

    The executive order drafted by the Trump Administration not only strangulates H-1B and L1 visas, but also increases inspector raj and ends employment authorisation cards to spouses on such work visas, which was recently introduced...

    31 Jan 2017, 7.40 am  |  Source: PTI

  • Iraq parliament votes in favour of travel ban on US

    Iraq parliament votes in favour of travel ban on US  

    Iraqi lawmakers voted today to call on the government to enact a reciprocal travel ban on Americans if Washington does not withdraw its decision to bar the entry of Iraqis.

    30 Jan 2017, 8.58 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • Trump travel ban illegal, `mean-spirited`: UN rights chief

    Trump travel ban illegal, 'mean-spirited': UN rights chief  

    US President Donald Trump's travel ban on citizens from mainly Muslim countries is illegal and "mean-spirited", the United Nations human rights chief Zeid bin Ra'ad Zeid al-Hussein said today.

    30 Jan 2017, 7.10 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • Trump`s protectionist moves to hurt Americans more

    Trump's protectionist moves to hurt Americans more  

    Donald Trump’s plans to ‘Make America Great Again’ might not come to pass if he continues his swashbuckling style of tearing up trade pacts and erecting walls between countries.

    30 Jan 2017, 6.23 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

  • IEA does not foresee oil demand peaking soon, says Fatih Birol

    IEA does not foresee oil demand peaking soon, says Fatih Birol   

    Birol also warned that oil markets could enter a period of high volatility unless companies develop new projects after two years of sharp drops in investments sparked by low oil prices.

    30 Jan 2017, 2.23 pm  |  Source: Reuters

  • Drugmaker Novo Nordisk bets $145 mn on post-Brexit UK science

    Drugmaker Novo Nordisk bets $145 mn on post-Brexit UK science  

    The Danish company said on Monday it would invest the money over 10 years in the centre based at the University of Oxford, which will employ 100 scientists hunting for new ways to treat type 2 diabetes.

    30 Jan 2017, 11.54 am  |  Source: Reuters

  • Up to five dead in shooting at Quebec City mosque

    Up to five dead in shooting at Quebec City mosque  

    A Quebec police spokesman confirmed that there were people killed in the shooting late last night, but did not say how many.

    30 Jan 2017, 8.46 am  |  Source: PTI

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