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China’s manufacturing activity slows to nine-month low (Lead)


September 1st, 2012 - 3:43 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 1 (IANS) China's manufacturing activity further slid in August with the purchasing managers index (PMI) standing at 49.2 percent, the lowest pace in nine months.The PMI reading in ... Read more...

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China’s manufacturing activity slows


September 1st, 2012 - 11:40 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 1 (IANS) China's manufacturing activity further slid in August with the purchasing managers index (PMI) standing at 49.2 percent, the lowest pace in nine months.The PMI reading in ... Read more...

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China manufacturing expands in April (Lead)


May 1st, 2012 - 3:53 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 1 (IANS) China's Purchasing Managers Index (PMI), a preliminary readout of manufacturing activities, rose in April for five consecutive months, latest data showed Tuesday.The PMI climbed to 53.3 ... Read more...

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China to see waning steel demand


March 2nd, 2012 - 2:48 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 2 (IANS) China's steel demand will continue to subside this year due to a possible domestic slowdown and faltering global economic recovery.China's crude steel consumption may hit 690 ... Read more...

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Fuel prices to fall if global prices dip further (Lead)


August 9th, 2011 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 9 (IANS) The government Tuesday said that prices of petrol and other fuel could be lowered if global crude prices continue to slip further.A fall in ... Read more...

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OPEC oil price inches down to $70.85


December 14th, 2009 - 7:46 pm ICT by IANS
Vienna, Dec 14 (DPA) The oil price of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) slid to $70.85 at the end of last week, the group reported Monday. The average price for OPEC-produced ... Read more...

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Sensex entrenched in consolidation zone, loses 5.44 percent in week


October 31st, 2009 - 2:49 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 31 (IANS) Indian equities markets entered into a consolidation zone with analysts terming the downward movement as long expected. A benchmark index fell 5.44 percent from its last weekly ... Read more...

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Poll result jitters pull Sensex 146 points down (Roundup)


May 14th, 2009 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 14 (IANS) Nervousness over poll results continued to grip Indian equities markets, inducing a key index to shut shop Thursday 146 points down from its last closing figure after ... Read more...

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Ahead of exit polls, Sensex loses 138 points (Roundup)


May 13th, 2009 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 13 (IANS) Indian markets turned edgy Wednesday ahead of the exit polls for the parliamentary elections, with a key index losing 138 points from its last closing figure at ... Read more...

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Garment exports fall short of target


April 29th, 2009 - 7:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 29 (IANS) Garment exports fell 14 percent short of the $11.62-billion (Rs.581-crore) target for 2008-09 but was 4.6 percent more than that earned last year, the exporters' umbrella organisation ... Read more...

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Markets lose more ground around midday (Lead)


February 17th, 2009 - 1:21 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 17 (IANS) Indian equities markets continued their downward movement Tuesday morning on dismal cues from global markets, and around noon a key index was ruling 2.09 percent below its previous ... Read more...

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Japan’s economy slides into recession (Lead)


November 17th, 2008 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
Tokyo, Nov 17 (DPA) Japan's economy shrank at an annualized rate of 0.4 percent in real terms in the July-September period, the government said Monday.The gross domestic product (GDP) fell 0.1 percent ... Read more...

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Ah, so it’s testosterone that pushes the stock markets up


April 15th, 2008 - 12:05 pm ICT by admin
London, April 15 (IANS) Guess what gives the markets a boost? Testosterone, according to a study. The male hormone is known to boost confidence levels and also increase the appetite for risk ... Read more...

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