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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 unrest and ultimately even a crisis that could shake the Communist Party's grip on power unless its next leader, Xi Jinping, pushes through stalled reforms, experts close to the government have warned.The warnings, striking for their openly urgent tone, have been aired both inside the party and publicly, and...
 
 
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...
US court lifts ban on sale of Samsung Galaxy Tab

US court lifts ban on sale of Samsung Galaxy Tab

October 2, 2012 2:54 pm

SAN FRANCISCO: A U.S. court removed...

Kingfisher walks a tightrope on labour unrest

Kingfisher walks a tightrope on labour unrest

October 2, 2012 2:35 pm

NEW DELHI: Kingfisher Airlines Ltd (KING.NS),...
China, India consumer spending to triple by 2020

China, India consumer spending to triple by 2020

October 2, 2012 8:02 am

LONDON: Consumer spending in emerging market...

Pak-IMF dialogue’s 2nd round starts in Islamabad

Pak-IMF dialogue’s 2nd round starts in Islamabad

October 1, 2012 6:45 pm

Staff ReportISLAMABAD: The IMF delegation has...
Pakistani stocks end higher; rupee weakens; o/n rates fall

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

October 1, 2012 3:36 pm

KARACHI: Pakistani stocks closed higher on...

Euro, oil fall on Spain, growth worries

Euro, oil fall on Spain, growth worries

October 1, 2012 2:42 am

TOKYO: The euro and oil prices...
LPG price mounts by Rs. 5 per kg

LPG price mounts by Rs. 5 per kg

September 30, 2012 7:36 pm

Staff ReportISLAMABAD: The marketing companies have...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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