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Obama urges Congress to pass cybersecurity bill


July 20th, 2012 - 10:24 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 20 (IANS) US President Barack Obama has urged the Congress to pass a cybersecurity bill to boost digital defence against cyber attacks.On Friday, writing in The Wall ... Read more...

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Wall Street extends loss


May 18th, 2012 - 5:52 am ICT by IANS
New York, May 18 (IANS) Wall Street extended losses Thursday, with the Dow Jones industrial average suffering its 11th loss in last 12 trading sessions, amid intensified fears about ... Read more...

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Euro on brink of collapse: IMF


April 18th, 2012 - 10:57 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 18 (IANS) The crisis-hit euro is teetering on the brink of collapse, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has said.In a significant vote of no-confidence, Tuesday's report from the ... Read more...

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Huge capital inflows from West hurting us: BRICS


March 29th, 2012 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 29 (IANS) The world's leading emerging economies Thursday asked for increased global cooperation to stem excessive capital inflows into their respective countries as it could play havoc ... Read more...

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Asia to face difficult year: IMF


January 6th, 2012 - 1:51 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 6 (IANS) Events unfolding far from Asia's shores could shape the region's economic outlook for 2012, but Asian policymakers still have the room to respond aggressively to a ... Read more...

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RBI gives banks draft guidelines on capital regulation


December 30th, 2011 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 30 (IANS) The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Friday released draft guidelines for implementing Basel III capital regulation in India aimed at improving the banking sector's ability ... Read more...

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PM questions black money estimate of Rs.4 lakh crore


June 30th, 2011 - 12:55 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 29 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Wednesday questioned the calculation behind estimating black money stashed by Indians abroad at Rs.4 lakh crore ($89.16 billion) but said ... Read more...

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BRICS leaders call for reforms in international monetary system


April 14th, 2011 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
Sanya, Apr 14 (ANI): Recognizing that the international financial crisis has exposed the inadequacies and deficiencies of the existing international financial system, leaders of BRICS countries called for reform and improvement of ... Read more...

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RBI aims to improve banking system in Manipur


April 3rd, 2011 - 2:34 pm ICT by ANI
Imphal, Apr 3 (ANI): The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) recently organized a financial outreach camp in Manipur to spread awareness about the benefits of banking service in remote areas of ... Read more...

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South Indian Bank opens 30 new branches in a day


March 5th, 2011 - 6:48 pm ICT by IANS
Thrissur (Kerala), March 5 (IANS) South Indian Bank, headquartered in this district of Kerala, Saturday opened 30 new branches at various locations in the country taking its network strength to ... Read more...

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US dollar is still the best choice: UAE Central Bank governor


December 6th, 2010 - 3:37 pm ICT by IANS
By Rahul Dass Abu Dhabi, Dec 6 (IANS) The US dollar is still the best choice for the global economy, United Arab Emirates (UAE) Central Bank Governor Sultan Bin Nasser Al Suwaidi said ... Read more...

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Wachovia Alters Banking Policies, Raises Fees


September 4th, 2010 - 11:01 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Sep 4, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The US residents swear by the usefulness of the Wachovia Online Banking system. In fact it is rated as one of the most dependable banking systems ... Read more...

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Secretaries Clinton and Geithner welcomed the EU and Canada’s approval of sanctions against Iran


July 27th, 2010 - 2:36 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON D.C. (BNO NEWS) – Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Secretary of Treasury Timothy Geithner released on Monday a statement welcoming the implementation of United Nations (UN) Security Council Resolution 1929, ... Read more...

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UN Security Council meets on Iran’s nuclear issues


June 8th, 2010 - 7:32 am ICT by IANS
New York, June 8 (DPA) The UN Security Council held a closed-door meeting to discuss a revised draft resolution that its author, the US, designed to impose additional sanctions on Iran for ... Read more...

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Wachovia Online Banking Glitch Fixed


April 10th, 2010 - 8:12 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Apr 10, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The customers of Wachovia online banking yesterday faced a serious trouble in logging onto their accounts and it led to a major confusion. A lot of ... Read more...

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Facebook users can make payments through Buxter


March 3rd, 2010 - 4:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 3 (ANI): A new application known as Buxter has provided a means for friends on Facebook to send small payments directly to each other.It handles transactions in Euros or ... Read more...

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Financial stability has improved but new challenges ahead: IMF


January 27th, 2010 - 1:14 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Jan 27 (IANS) The global economy is at last emerging out of the crisis with financial markets rebounding after the collapse of Wall Street investment firm Lehman Brothers ... Read more...

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Financial stability improves, but IMF sees fresh challenges


January 26th, 2010 - 11:19 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Jan 26 (IANS) The global economy is at last shaking off the financial crisis, the IMF says, noting that financial markets have rebounded since the lows following the ... Read more...

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Tech Mahindra in talks with Satyam’s Australian clients to salvage reputation


June 25th, 2009 - 5:09 pm ICT by ANI
Melbpurne, June 25 (ANI): Tech Mahindra, which took over scandal hit Satyam Computer Services, will hold high-level talks with key Australian corporate clients of the troubled IT firm in a bid to ... Read more...

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Oz firm Westpac reverses move to end India offshore operations


May 18th, 2009 - 6:26 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, May 18 (ANI): Australian bank WESTPAC has dispatched a strike team to India as part of an offshoring reconnaissance mission a week after the bank's chief, Gail Kelly, drew widespread praise ... Read more...

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Jaguar Land Rover may face devestation without UK Governments help


March 25th, 2009 - 6:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 25 (ANI): Ratan Tata, head of Tata Motors, which bought Jaguar Land Rover for more than one billion pounds, has said that the JLR may face huge damages unless ... Read more...

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Mobiles phones may run future economy


January 31st, 2009 - 4:51 pm ICT by ANI
London, January 31 (ANI): While cellphone creditthe transfer credit between phones with a simple text messagehas partly replaced cash to in some parts of the African continent, a paper now predicts ... Read more...

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In developing nations, bank failures lead to heart attacks


March 12th, 2008 - 11:45 am ICT by admin
By Katherine Nightingale London, March 12 (IANS) Researchers have linked national financial crises to deaths from heart attacks - and found that people in developing countries are at higher risk. Scientists from Cambridge ... Read more...

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Stealthy Windows virus that can steal bank login information doing the rounds


January 12th, 2008 - 5:19 pm ICT by admin
London, January 12 (ANI): Security experts are urging internet users to be alert against a stealthy Windows virus that can steal login details for online bank accounts.About 5,000 machines, most of which ... Read more...

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