Dec 11, 2014 08:07 AM IST
Putin is likely to seek deeper economic engagement with India to try to minimise impact of sanctions against Russia by the US and its Western allies over the Ukraine issue.
- Nov 28, 2014 08:20 AM IST
"We want to promote tourism in the country in a big way. The contribution of tourism in the GDP is approximately 7 per cent and we want to double it up," Home Minister Rajnath Singh said after launching the e-visa facility.
- Nov 27, 2014 08:36 AM IST
A host of positive and negative shocks â€” bold new leaders, potential wars, drops in currencies and commodity prices â€” have led to huge disparities in investment returns.
- Nov 15, 2014 01:27 PM IST
Speaking on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Brisbane, Obama placed security and climate change at the centre stage of the leaders meeting, overshadowing talks on global economic growth.
- Nov 07, 2014 12:43 PM IST
Brent crude dropped for the second straight session on Friday, dragged below USD 83 by worries over the strong US dollar.
- Oct 29, 2014 09:42 AM IST
India remained the most bullish consumer market, while Italy became the most pessimistic, according to the survey by global information and insights company Nielsen.
- Oct 27, 2014 07:15 PM IST
Goldman cut its WTI crude oil forecast to USD 75 a barrel for the first quarter and second half of next year, down from USD 90 previously, and lowered its Brent forecast to USD 85 a barrel from USD 100 previously.
- Oct 17, 2014 11:13 AM IST
By some measures, the near 10 percent decline in the Standard & Poor's 500 stock index from a record high last month may already have flushed out much of the speculative money that helped propel a bull market in stocks beyond the average length.
- Oct 14, 2014 02:59 PM IST
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- Oct 09, 2014 08:55 AM IST
India's benchmark BSE Sensex reached an all-time high on September 8 and by the end of the month had climbed more than 28 percent from the start of the year. India-focused funds topping the league table have returned 40-50 percent this year.
- Sep 15, 2014 10:45 AM IST
Despite all the positives, credit growth numbers have not picked up that well. Rajan says for a positive growth push, investment growth needs to pick up.
- Sep 13, 2014 02:18 PM IST
On top of the threat of the US Federal Reserve tightening the screws, the risk of another recession in Europe and a stumbling recovery in Japan, there are a deck of "wild cards" that could trip up the global economy in the coming year, experts warned at the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Tianjin, China.
- Sep 13, 2014 01:34 PM IST
New sanctions from the European Union would limit access by Russian oil companies to funds. Sanctions from the United States hit Russia's biggest bank and an arms maker, and bar US firms from helping five big Russian oil companies explore hard to reach deposits.
- Sep 12, 2014 10:12 AM IST
"I would like to see more risk premium priced in but the market doesn't want to," said Michael McCarthy, chief market strategist at CMC Markets in Sydney.
- Sep 09, 2014 12:46 PM IST
Till July this calendar, India produced 543.02 mkg against 553.89 mkg in the same period a year ago.
- Sep 05, 2014 11:33 AM IST
In July, leaders of the five BRICS nations â€“ Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa â€“ finally laid the foundation to the long-awaited plan to set up a new development bank to rival the World Bank
- Sep 04, 2014 03:06 PM IST
Manish Singh, Chief Strategist & Head of Investments at Crossbridge Capital believes ECB president Mario Draghi is under a lot of pressure to come up with additional stimulus measures.
- Sep 04, 2014 09:50 AM IST
Investors were waiting for a European Central Bank meeting later in the day to see whether it will deliver a fresh round of policy stimulus, and its impact on the euro and the dollar.
- Sep 03, 2014 05:46 PM IST
Obama was speaking in Estonia, one of three ex-Soviet Baltic states bordering Russia that fear separatist rebellion in eastern Ukraine could herald problems for them. All three have sizeable Russian minorities and rely on Russian fuel deliveries
- Sep 03, 2014 04:42 PM IST
The Nifty closed above 8100 level for the first time, up 31.55 points at 8114.60 while the Sensex climbed 120.55 points to 27139.94 after hitting an intraday high of 27225.85. The BSE Midcap and Smallcap indices gained 0.9 percent and 0.4 percent, respectively.
- Sep 03, 2014 02:52 PM IST
Arnab Das, MD-macro-strategy, Trusted Sources says though the emerging markets (EMs) were largely unaffected by the violence in the Ukrainian region, if tensions in the area continue and flow into other regions, then EM may start seeing some negative impact.
- Sep 03, 2014 11:40 AM IST
The HSBC Services Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI), compiled by Markit, fell to 50.6 in August from 52.2 in July. A number above 50 denotes growth while anything below implies contraction.
- Sep 01, 2014 09:06 AM IST
"Expect rupee to trade in the range of 60.35-60.70/dollar, says Agam Gupta of Standard Chartered.
- Sep 01, 2014 04:36 AM IST
Forex - Yen, Aussie weaker in early Asia, Ukraine, heavy data day eyed
- Aug 29, 2014 07:55 AM IST
Ukraine's president said on Thursday that Russian troops had entered his country in support of pro-Moscow rebels who captured a key coastal town, sharply escalating a separatist war and prompting anger and alarm among Kiev's Western allies.