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Indian govt struggles to meet new deficit target: officials

Indian govt struggles to meet new deficit target: officials

November 16, 2012 9:14 am

NEW DELHI: India will struggle to meet its already swollen deficit target this year after a dismal response to this week's 2G auction and a battle to sell stakes in state companies,...
 
Pakistan launches 100-rupee bonds for students

Pakistan launches 100-rupee bonds for students

November 15, 2012 11:09 am

Staff ReportLAHORE: The Central Directorate of...
US fears hit stocks, Nikkei jumps on yen slide

US fears hit stocks, Nikkei jumps on yen slide

November 15, 2012 7:41 am

SINGAPORE: Asian stocks mostly fell on...

Battle lines drawn over “growth revenue” in US fiscal cliff talks

Battle lines drawn over “growth revenue” in US fiscal cliff talks

November 15, 2012 7:25 am

WASHINGTON: The holy grail of conservative...
US credit rating could again take hit in 2013

US credit rating could again take hit in 2013

November 15, 2012 6:36 am

NEW YORK: In 2011, the United...

IMF's Lagarde says “nowhere to hide” as slowdown affects Asia

IMF's Lagarde says “nowhere to hide” as slowdown affects Asia

November 14, 2012 11:16 am

KUALA LUMPUR: There is “nowhere to...
NBP agrees to provide Rs6.1 billion loan to Pakistan Railways

NBP agrees to provide Rs6.1 billion loan to Pakistan Railways

November 14, 2012 8:09 am

Staff ReportLAHORE: National Bank of Pakistan...

China turns to machines as farmers seek fresh fields

China turns to machines as farmers seek fresh fields

November 14, 2012 7:10 am

BAOQUANLING, China: China needs to replace...
Asian stocks lack impetus as fiscal cliff clouds outlook

Asian stocks lack impetus as fiscal cliff clouds outlook

November 14, 2012 6:50 am

SINGAPORE: Asian stocks edged up on...
 
Rivals dig in as “fiscal cliff” drama debuts

Rivals dig in as “fiscal cliff” drama debuts

November 14, 2012 6:46 am

WASHINGTON: Both sides in the US...
Anti-austerity strikes sweep southern Europe

Anti-austerity strikes sweep southern Europe

November 14, 2012 6:42 am

MADRID/LISBON: Spanish and Portuguese workers will...

Australia shares steady after selldown

Australia shares steady after selldown

November 14, 2012 3:07 am

MELBOURNE: Australian shares inched up 0.1...
New Lumia phones seen winning Nokia more time

New Lumia phones seen winning Nokia more time

November 13, 2012 7:50 pm

HELSINKI: Nokia's new Lumia smartphones are...

Hyundai's focus on quality risks emerging market share

Hyundai's focus on quality risks emerging market share

November 13, 2012 7:40 pm

SRIPERUMBUDUR/SEOUL: Running around the clock and...
EU, IMF clash over Greece revives debt crisis fears

EU, IMF clash over Greece revives debt crisis fears

November 13, 2012 10:30 am

BRUSSELS: A clash between Greece's international...

China sells jetliners, may spur Eastern revival

China sells jetliners, may spur Eastern revival

November 13, 2012 3:25 am

ZHUHAI: China announced 50 new orders...
Indiian rupee falls to 2-month low, erasing post-reform rally

Indiian rupee falls to 2-month low, erasing post-reform rally

November 12, 2012 9:54 pm

NEW DELHI: The rupee fell to...
 
 

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