Economy


Asia shares up despite Fed uncertainty, fiscal fears

Asia shares up despite Fed uncertainty, fiscal fears

December 11, 2012 8:15 am

TOKYO: Asian shares edged up to a 16-month high on Tuesday and the euro firmed, but prices were capped as investors waited for the US Federal Reserve's policy decision this week and any progress in US budget talks.European shares were likely to crawl higher too, with financial spreadbetters predicting London's FTSE 100, Paris's CAC-40 and...
 
 
Indian rupee falls; Bharti Infratel inflows watched

Indian rupee falls; Bharti Infratel inflows watched

December 10, 2012 2:09 pm

MUMBAI: The rupee fell marginally on...
Huawei to double staff in Europe

Huawei to double staff in Europe

December 10, 2012 2:02 pm

HELSINKI: Chinese telecoms equipment vendor Huawei...

World stocks fall as Monti deepens Italy uncertainty

World stocks fall as Monti deepens Italy uncertainty

December 10, 2012 12:50 pm

LONDON: The euro slipped towards a...
Pretty boys and dancing divas give S.Korean cosmetics Asian appeal

Pretty boys and dancing divas give S.Korean cosmetics Asian appeal

December 10, 2012 12:23 pm

SEOUL: Their skin is smooth, their...

Global shares fall, euro slides as Monti deepens Italy uncertainty

Global shares fall, euro slides as Monti deepens Italy uncertainty

December 10, 2012 11:42 am

LONDON: The euro slipped towards a...
Pring selected among top 100 technology firms

Pring selected among top 100 technology firms

December 10, 2012 11:06 am

Web DeskSanta Monica, California: Pring is...

In giant 'garage sale', Japan's TV giants hawk $3 bln of assets

In giant 'garage sale', Japan's TV giants hawk $3 bln of assets

December 10, 2012 10:25 am

TOKYO: Panasonic Corp, Japan's struggling maker...
Italian political crisis drives up borrowing costs

Italian political crisis drives up borrowing costs

December 10, 2012 8:27 am

ROME/MILAN: Italian Prime Minister Mario Monti's...
 
Mayor Bloomberg weighs buying Financial Times: NYT

Mayor Bloomberg weighs buying Financial Times: NYT

December 10, 2012 7:57 am

NEW YORK: New York City Mayor...
Shares crawl higher as China, US data brighten outlook

Shares crawl higher as China, US data brighten outlook

December 10, 2012 7:54 am

SINGAPORE: Asian shares touched a 16-month...

China exports rise much weaker than expected

China exports rise much weaker than expected

December 10, 2012 4:14 am

BEIJING: China's exports rose in November...
Brent supported above 107 dollars

Brent supported above 107 dollars

December 10, 2012 4:12 am

SINGAPORE: Brent crude futures held above...

Euro hugs two-week low as Italy hit by political storm

Euro hugs two-week low as Italy hit by political storm

December 10, 2012 3:36 am

TOKYO: The euro flirted with two-week...
Wipro to buy Singapore company for $144 million

Wipro to buy Singapore company for $144 million

December 9, 2012 11:37 am

MUMBAI: Wipro Ltd, India's No.3 software...

Investors offer about 30 billion euros in Greek debt buyback: source

Investors offer about 30 billion euros in Greek debt buyback: source

December 8, 2012 9:37 am

ATHENS: Greek and foreign bondholders offered...
Apple and Samsung: A defining rivalry

Apple and Samsung: A defining rivalry

December 8, 2012 9:24 am

JAKARTA/SEOUL: What a difference three months...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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