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Australian shares extended gains to near two-year closing highs on Wednesday, backed by optimism over earnings for the financial sector after the country's big four banks raised their home loan rates recently. The post Australian shares at near 2-year closing highs, financials support; New Zealand up appeared first on The Financial …
03.29 / 09:11
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KUALA LUMPUR (March 29): Malaysia briefly prevented a North Korean ship carrying coal from entering its port in Penang because of a suspected breach of United Nations sanctions, a port worker and Malaysian maritime officials told…
03.29 / 08:57
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BANGKOK (March 29): Thailand's central bank raised its forecasts for 2017 economic growth and exports while leaving the key interest rate where it has been for nearly two years. As expected, the Bank of Thailand's Monetary Policy…
03.29 / 08:57
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SINGAPORE (March 29): Port disruptions in Indonesia and a cyclone hitting mines in Australia have tightened Asia's coal markets in March, while demand in China and other key import markets remains strong, lifting prices. Prompt…
03.29 / 08:57
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LONDON (March 29): European shares rose on Wednesday, following Wall Street's late surge, while sterling was the biggest loser on major currency markets ahead of the formal triggering of Britain's exit process from the European Union later…
03.29 / 08:57
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LONDON (March 29): The US dollar pulled away from 4½-month lows against a currency basket on Wednesday after solid data backed expectations for more US interest rate hikes this year, while sterling was knocked by Britain triggering its …
03.29 / 08:57
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European shares edged higher on Wednesday as Britain was set to formally trigger divorce proceedings with the European Union it joined in 1973. The pan-European STOXX 600 index was 0.2 percent higher by 0820 GMT. The post European shares inch higher as Brexit divorce process set to begin appeared first on The Financial …
03.29 / 08:34
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"The company has today completed an inter-se transfer of 11.32 per cent stake (2,09,416,643 shares) in Bharti Infratel to Nettle Infrastructure Investments Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary of the company," Bharti Airtel said in a BSE…
03.29 / 08:28
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The wearable market in India saw a shipment of 2.5 million devices in 2016, per the latest numbers revealed by the International Data Corporation…
03.29 / 08:28
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LONDON (March 29): BP plans to sell more refineries without investing in new plants despite growing oil production and will focus on modernising existing operations while expanding its network of filling stations to generate US$3 billion…
03.29 / 08:21
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MACAU (March 29): Overseas visitors are an increasingly common sight in China’s gambling territory of Macau which is trying to diversify an economic model that has depended on mainland high rollers for more than a decade. The e…
03.29 / 08:21
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(March 29): Gold inched down on Wednesday in the face of a key technical resistance and talks on further rate hikes this year saw the US dollar move away from multi-month lows amid rising equities. "A resurgent US dollar, along with…
03.29 / 08:21
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The Indian rupee hit its strongest level against the dollar in nearly 1-1/2 years while shares edged up on Wednesday as strong foreign investments into the country continued, although broader gains were capped ahead of earnings results. The post Indian rupee near 1-1/2 year high; Sensex, Nifty up on foreign flows appeared first on The Financial …
03.29 / 07:55
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Foreign investors have bought a net $6.91 billion in debt and equities so far this month on hopes of an improving economy and optimism over Prime Minister Narendra Modi's reform process after his victory in Uttar…
03.29 / 07:49
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SINGAPORE (March 29): Oil prices on Wednesday extended gains from the previous session, lifted by supply disruptions in Libya and expectations that an OPEC-led output reduction will be extended into the second half of the…
03.29 / 07:44
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Indonesian shares hit a record high on Wednesday, leading gains in Southeast Asia, as strong U.S. consumer confidence buoyed sentiment in Asian economies reliant on exports to the United States. The post South East Asia Stocks Largely up on strong U.S. consumer data; Indonesia hits record high appeared first on The Financial …
03.29 / 07:20
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Traders are paying less than average to roll futures contracts tied to an index of India’s top 50 companies after the recent rally pushed equity valuations to a six-year high. The post Expensive valuations reign in bulls despite India stock markets’ rally appeared first on The Financial Expr…
03.29 / 07:20
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The S&P BSE Sensex opened at 29,481.88, up 72.36 points while the Nifty50 started the day 9, 126, up 23…
03.29 / 07:15
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In July 2018, Queensland will launch a container refund scheme, in a bid to boost…
03.29 / 07:10
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Successful H-1B visa applicants are expected to be determined by USCIS through lottery…
03.29 / 07:10
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