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Asian shares rise as earnings eyed

Asian shares rise as earnings eyed

January 9, 2013 5:56 am

TOKYO: Asian shares rose on Wednesday after rounds of profit taking from a sharp rally at the start of the new year subsided, while investors waited warily for corporate earnings season to...
 
India has no plans to raise sugar import tax for now – sources

India has no plans to raise sugar import tax for now – sources

January 7, 2013 5:01 pm

NEW DELHI: India has no immediate...
Indian rupee falls to one-month low on share losses, oil demand

Indian rupee falls to one-month low on share losses, oil demand

January 7, 2013 12:35 pm

MUMBAI: The rupee fell to an...

Gold prices inch up amidst U.S. jobs data supports

Gold prices inch up amidst U.S. jobs data supports

January 7, 2013 6:24 am

SINGAPORE: Gold inched up on Monday...
Air France-KLM in “advanced” talks to buy Alitalia – report

Air France-KLM in “advanced” talks to buy Alitalia – report

January 6, 2013 3:08 pm

ROME; Franco-Dutch carrier Air France-KLM (AIRF.PA)...

Vodafone gets reminder on $2 billion tax dues

Vodafone gets reminder on $2 billion tax dues

January 5, 2013 12:05 pm

NEW DELHI: British telecommunications carrier Vodafone...
Egypt's Mursi to meet IMF aide on $4.8 billion loan request

Egypt's Mursi to meet IMF aide on $4.8 billion loan request

January 5, 2013 9:52 am

CAIRO: A senior official in the...

World's major central banks still hold all the cards

World's major central banks still hold all the cards

January 5, 2013 8:50 am

LONDON: If the opening salvos of...
Budget battles threaten to limit Obama's second-term agenda

Budget battles threaten to limit Obama's second-term agenda

January 5, 2013 8:33 am

WASHINGTON: After a brutal “fiscal cliff”...
 
Wall Street hits five-year high on data

Wall Street hits five-year high on data

January 5, 2013 6:52 am

NEW YORK: World shares rose on...
India tablet computer sales to double in 2013: research

India tablet computer sales to double in 2013: research

January 4, 2013 4:08 pm

NEW DELHI: Sales of tablet computers...

Pakistan stocks end higher, rupee weakens, o/n rate rise

Pakistan stocks end higher, rupee weakens, o/n rate rise

January 4, 2013 1:25 pm

KARACHI: Pakistani stocks closed higher on...
China's Huawei expects profit jump after reporting drop in 2011

China's Huawei expects profit jump after reporting drop in 2011

January 4, 2013 12:03 pm

HONG KONG: China's Huawei Technologies Co...

Global shares, oil slip on US Fed stimulus nerves

Global shares, oil slip on US Fed stimulus nerves

January 4, 2013 10:55 am

LONDON: World shares edged lower and...
Swiss bank Wegelin to close after guilty plea

Swiss bank Wegelin to close after guilty plea

January 4, 2013 8:32 am

NEW YORK: Wegelin & Co, the...

US ends long Google probe with only mild reprimand

US ends long Google probe with only mild reprimand

January 4, 2013 7:57 am

WASHINGTON: In a major victory for...
Al Jazeera's new channel struggles for US distribution

Al Jazeera's new channel struggles for US distribution

January 4, 2013 6:41 am

NEW YORK: Al Jazeera's announced plans...
 
 
 
 
 

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