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Oil gains $1 on U.S. equity rally

Oil gains $1 on U.S. equity rally

May 15, 2013 11:29 pm

NEW YORK: Brent crude oil prices rose by more than $1 on Wednesday, reversing early losses to settle above $103 a barrel and increasing its premium over U.S. crude to the largest...
 
After ATM heist, India's IT sector again in unwelcome spotlight

After ATM heist, India's IT sector again in unwelcome spotlight

May 15, 2013 7:16 am

MUMBAI/BANGALORE: A breach of security at...
US urged to take tougher line on Indian trade practices

US urged to take tougher line on Indian trade practices

May 15, 2013 6:50 am

WASHINGTON: A US think tank has...

Pakistan election bolsters bull market case for Mobius, Goldman

Pakistan election bolsters bull market case for Mobius, Goldman

May 15, 2013 6:43 am

HONG KONG: After 18 years as...
Dollar edges down but remains high vs yen

Dollar edges down but remains high vs yen

May 15, 2013 1:08 am

TOKYO: The dollar edged lower in...

Nokia unveils new metal-body Lumia smartphone

Nokia unveils new metal-body Lumia smartphone

May 14, 2013 12:03 pm

LONDON/HELSINKI: Nokia unveiled a lighter, metal...
Europe, US retailers divided on Bangladesh reform plan

Europe, US retailers divided on Bangladesh reform plan

May 14, 2013 7:36 am

STOCKHOLM/CHICAGO: Major US retailers including Gap...

Sharp to seek Samsung edge for survival as Apple sales lose steam

Sharp to seek Samsung edge for survival as Apple sales lose steam

May 14, 2013 7:09 am

TOKYO: Japanese display maker Sharp Corp,...
Asian shares mostly rise, dollar takes breather

Asian shares mostly rise, dollar takes breather

May 14, 2013 6:45 am

TOKYO: Asian shares snapped a two-day...
 
“Coal Mafia” stokes India's power crisis

“Coal Mafia” stokes India's power crisis

May 14, 2013 6:41 am

DHANBAD: Seven shots rang out at...
Stronger U.S. dollar hits oil, gold; stocks pause

Stronger U.S. dollar hits oil, gold; stocks pause

May 13, 2013 8:56 pm

NEW YORK: The dollar strengthened against...

Dollar climbs as U.S. slowdown fears abate on retail sales

Dollar climbs as U.S. slowdown fears abate on retail sales

May 13, 2013 6:28 pm

NEW YORK: The dollar rallied session...
Nawaz Sharif picks Dar as finance minister to revive economy

Nawaz Sharif picks Dar as finance minister to revive economy

May 13, 2013 1:16 pm

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan's former prime minister Nawaz...

Remittances rise 6% to $11.57 bln in first ten months of FY13

Remittances rise 6% to $11.57 bln in first ten months of FY13

May 13, 2013 11:55 am

Web DeskKARACHI: Overseas Pakistani workers remitted...
Investors cheer PML (N) victory, KSE index trades above historic 20,000-pts level

Investors cheer PML (N) victory, KSE index trades above historic 20,000-pts level

May 13, 2013 7:14 am

Web DeskKARACHI: Investors’ optimism that the...

Fed's Bernanke warns shadow banking risks persist

Fed's Bernanke warns shadow banking risks persist

May 11, 2013 7:06 am

CHICAGO: Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke...
Asian shares pause after rally, yen at four-year low vs dollar

Asian shares pause after rally, yen at four-year low vs dollar

May 10, 2013 12:39 am

TOKYO: Asian shares eased on Friday,...
 
 
 
 

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