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Spanish government says had not expected S&P downgrade

Spanish government says had not expected S&P downgrade

October 11, 2012 10:17 am

MADRID: Spain's Secretary of State for the Economy Fernando Jimenez Latorre said on Thursday that the Spanish government had not expected a sovereign debt downgrade by ratings agency Standard & Poor's.”We did...
 
Top China delegate pulls out of IMF meet amid islands row

Top China delegate pulls out of IMF meet amid islands row

October 10, 2012 2:30 am

TOKYO: The International Monetary Fund confirmed...
IMF warns global economic slowdown deepens, prods US, Europe

IMF warns global economic slowdown deepens, prods US, Europe

October 9, 2012 6:42 am

TOKYO: The IMF said the global...

China must reform or risk crisis, experts warn new leader

China must reform or risk crisis, experts warn new leader

October 8, 2012 9:25 am

BEIJING: China risks economic malaise, deepening...
Punchups, kidnappings mar Indian efforts to privatise power

Punchups, kidnappings mar Indian efforts to privatise power

October 8, 2012 9:21 am

NEW DELHI: It is rough being...

Notification for hike in petrol, CNG issued

Notification for hike in petrol, CNG issued

October 8, 2012 3:00 am

Staff ReportISLAMABAD: The government, once again...
World Bank cuts East Asia GDP outlook, flags China risks

World Bank cuts East Asia GDP outlook, flags China risks

October 8, 2012 2:22 am

SINGAPORE: The World Bank cut its...

Asia shares down after earnings caution sets in

Asia shares down after earnings caution sets in

October 8, 2012 1:46 am

SINGAPORE: Asian stocks edged lower on...
WB names ex-ICC prosecutor to head corruption panel

WB names ex-ICC prosecutor to head corruption panel

October 6, 2012 3:33 am

NEW YORK: The former chief prosecutor...
 
State Bank cuts key interest rate by 50 bps to 10 pct

State Bank cuts key interest rate by 50 bps to 10 pct

October 5, 2012 12:13 pm

Web Desk KARACHI: The State Bank...
IMF cuts India growth forecast to 6 pct for 2013

IMF cuts India growth forecast to 6 pct for 2013

October 5, 2012 8:42 am

BERLIN: The International Monetary Fund will...

Greek PM says can't manage beyond November without next aid tranche

Greek PM says can't manage beyond November without next aid tranche

October 5, 2012 8:19 am

BERLIN: Greek leader Antonis Samaras told...
Energy woes major obstacle in Pakistan’s growth: IMF

Energy woes major obstacle in Pakistan’s growth: IMF

October 5, 2012 2:47 am

Staff ReportISLAMABAD: The International Monetary Fund...

Asia shares gain after ECB assurances, US jobs next in focus

Asia shares gain after ECB assurances, US jobs next in focus

October 5, 2012 1:10 am

TOKYO: Asian shares rose and the...
Iran says to curb free market in sinking currency

Iran says to curb free market in sinking currency

October 3, 2012 11:45 am

DUBAI: Iran is working to shrink...

ADB cuts Asia growth estimates, still sees China soft landing

ADB cuts Asia growth estimates, still sees China soft landing

October 3, 2012 4:46 am

MANILA: The Asian Development Bank cut...
Pakistani stocks end higher; rupee weakens; o/n rates flat

Pakistani stocks end higher; rupee weakens; o/n rates flat

October 2, 2012 3:45 pm

KARACHI: Pakistani stocks closed higher on...
 
 
 

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