Friday, July 11, 2014
India's new right-wing government under Prime Minister Narendra Modi unveiled its maiden budget Thursday, promising a new era of fiscal prudence and greater opportunities for foreign investors in key sectors of the economy.1 Comment
Thursday, July 10, 2014
India's economic growth is expected to accelerate this year and could reach nearly six percent, a key government study said Wednesday ahead of the first national budget by the new right-wing government.
Tuesday, July 8, 2014
Indian equities climbed to a fresh high Monday for the second time in less than a week as parliament opened ahead of a budget expected to see the announcement of long-term reforms.
Thursday, July 3, 2014
Indian stocks surged to a record high Wednesday on hopes that the newly elected government will announce reforms to revive the economy in its first budget next week.
Monday, June 30, 2014
State-run cement producer Semen Indonesia (SMGR) said it had signed an offtake agreement with its Vietnamese subsidiary Thang Long Cement Company (TLCC) to help the latter refinance its US$140-million debts.
Tuesday, June 17, 2014
India's inflation accelerated to a five-month high in May, in a worrying sign for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's new government which has made fighting price rises a priority.
Friday, June 13, 2014
Asia's biggest budget carrier AirAsia launched its debut flight in India on Thursday, fueling a cut-throat fare war in a sector already reeling from losses.
Monday, June 9, 2014
Asia's biggest budget carrier AirAsia is set to make its maiden Indian flight this week, fuelling a cut-throat fare war in a sector already reeling from losses.
Saturday, June 7, 2014
American household wealth reached a new record in the first quarter of 2014 thanks to a rising stock market and an improving housing market, according to U.S. data released Thursday.
Average U.S. rates on fixed mortgages rose slightly this week, reversing a five-week downward trend.