London, Jan 15
European shares rebounded on Thursday, boosted by a bounce in mining and oil companies, as well as by strong results at retailer H&M and Nivea cream-maker Beiersdorf.
Markets were exp...
London, Jan 14
European shares fell at the open on Wednesday, mirroring a slump in copper and oil prices after the World Bank cut its global growth forecast for this year.
The FTSEurofirst 300 index of...
Dubai, Jan 13
Petrochemical shares dragged down Saudi Arabia’s stock market on Tuesday as oil prices continued to slide, prompting profit-taking across a wide range of sectors in the Gulf.
The Saudi st...
Tokyo, Jan 13
Asian shares were mostly on the defensive on Tuesday as the continuing slide in crude oil prices turned investors cautious towards risk assets, with the dollar touching a one-month low against the...
Bangkok, Jan 12
Most Southeast Asian stock markets retreated on Monday with the Philippine index coming off a record high hit on Friday and Indonesia snapping recent gains as selling in recent outperformers amid...
London, Jan 12
European equities gained on Monday, led by rising healthcare stocks, after Shire agreed to buy NPS Pharmaceuticals for $5.2 billion and Roche also struck a deal. Chemicals shares also pe...
Bangkok, Jan 9
Southeast Asian stock markets mostly rose on Friday amid active buying in large-caps and financial shares, with the Philippine index climbing to an intra-day record peak and the Thai benchmark ext...
Tokyo, Jan 9
Asian stocks gained on Friday on upbeat expectations for the closely-watched US jobs data, while the euro continued to flirt with fresh nine-year lows against the dollar.
Dubai, Jan 15
Gulf stock markets posted broad gains in early trade on Thursday after oil prices rebounded on Wednesday.Wednesday’s 4.5 per cent surge in Brent crude futures, the biggest percentage gain s...
Tokyo, Jan 15
Asian stocks mostly edged up on Thursday after a significant rebound in oil and copper prices brought a semblance of calm, while the dollar regained the ground lost on disappointing US retail sale...
Washington, Jan 14
Noting that the global economy is still struggling to gain momentum while many developing economies are less dynamic than in the past, the World Bank has projected it to expand by three per cent t...
Paris, Jan 13
Oil prices slid on Tuesday to their lowest in almost six years, depressing energy shares but cheering those investors who focused on stocks seen as likely to benefit from cheaper fuel costs.
London, Jan 12
Britain’s top share index rose on Monday, as falling crude oil prices boosted cruise operator Carnival and British engineering company GKN gained after a leading investment bank improved its ratin...
Dubai, Jan 12
Gulf stock markets extended gains in early trade on Monday after several companies published positive fourth-quarter earnings and Dubai property developer DAMAC gained as it listed on its home mar...
Gandhinagar, Jan 11
World leaders got up together to call in one voice for the inclusive and sustainable development for a better tomorrow at the Vibrant Gujarat platform.
While the host, Prime Minister Nare...
London, Jan 9
European shares snapped a two-day winning streak on Friday, ahead of key US non-farm payrolls data, with Spain’s Banco Santander sliding over 10 per cent after unveiling a capital hike and dividen...
London, Jan 8
The dollar hit a new 9-year high and stocks worldwide headed for their first back-to-back rise of the year on Thursday, as a confident sounding Federal Reserve added to hopes of aggressive new sti...