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China’s FDI inflow falls for second month (Lead)


August 16th, 2012 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 16 (IANS) Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in China fell for the second consecutive month in July as global economic woes continued to weigh heavily.The FDI Beijing drew last ... Read more...

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US manufacturing sector contracts in July


August 2nd, 2012 - 5:05 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 2 (IANS) The US manufacturing sector shrank for the second consecutive month in July, a survey showed Wednesday.The US Institute of Supply Management (ISM) manufacturing index, also known ... Read more...

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Australia’s new home sales rise


July 30th, 2012 - 3:04 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, July 30 (IANS) New home sales in Australia rose for a second consecutive month in June, an association said Monday.The Housing Industry Association (HIA) New Home Sales report showed ... Read more...

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Exports dip by 5.45 percent; trade deficit narrows (Lead)


July 13th, 2012 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 13 (IANS) India's exports dropped 5.45 percent to $25.07 billion in June, falling sharply for the second consecutive month due to weak demands in North America and ... Read more...

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India’s exports slump by 5.45 percent in June


July 13th, 2012 - 3:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 13 (IANS) India's exports fell sharply for the second consecutive month in June due to weak demands in North America and European countries, a senior government official ... Read more...

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US stocks end mixed after heavy sell-off


June 5th, 2012 - 4:12 am ICT by IANS
New York, June 5 (IANS) US stocks ended mixed Monday after major indexes suffered severe sell-off in the previous session.When the market closed, the Dow Jones industrial average lost 17.11 ... Read more...

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Japan’s industrial output grows


May 31st, 2012 - 2:51 pm ICT by IANS
Tokyo, May 31 (IANS) Japan's industrial production rose a seasonally adjusted 0.2 percent in April from March for the second consecutive month of growth, the government said Thursday.The index of ... Read more...

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US consumer spending, income up in January


March 2nd, 2012 - 1:26 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 1 (IANS) US family incomes rose for the second consecutive month in January and boosted their spending, a positive sign for economic recovery, the US Commerce Department said ... Read more...

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Vehicle sales up 8.45 percent in December


January 10th, 2012 - 10:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 10 (IANS) Total vehicles sales across categories grew by 8.45 percent in the month of December at 14,13,709 units from 13,03,516 units in December 2010, the Society ... Read more...

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Reserve Bank of Australia cuts cash rate


December 6th, 2011 - 2:52 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Dec 6 (IANS) The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) Tuesday announced it has decided to lower the cash rate from 4.5 percent to 4.25 percent, effective Dec 7.It was ... Read more...

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China surpasses US as EU’s top trade partner


October 16th, 2011 - 4:07 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Oct 16 (IANS) Trade between China and the European Union (EU) totalled 35.6 billion euros ($49.4 billion) in July, allowing China to overtake the US as the EU's largest ... Read more...

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Infosys results help Sensex close 421 points higher


October 12th, 2011 - 6:47 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 12 (IANS) A strong rally in blue-chip stocks, led by IT heavyweight Infosys, helped a benchmark Indian equities index move up sharply Wednesday and close 421 points ... Read more...

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Sensex closes 309 points lower on grim global cues (Roundup)


July 12th, 2011 - 9:58 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 12 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets Tuesday slipped sharply to close 309 points lower as global markets grew jittery over fears that a debt ... Read more...

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Italian industrial output falls for second consecutive month


December 18th, 2010 - 12:23 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, Dec 18 (IANS/AKI) Italy's industrial output fell in October for the second consecutive month, signalling that the country's export-led economy is having difficulty emerging from last year's deep recession. Production fell ... Read more...

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November car sales zoom (Second Lead)


December 1st, 2010 - 10:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Chennai, Dec 1 (IANS) Indian automobile manufacturers by and large Wednesday reported good sales figures for November on the back of a spurt in demand during the festive season.Market leader Maruti ... Read more...

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Auto makers report good sales figures in November (Lead)


December 1st, 2010 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Chennai, Dec 1 (IANS) Indian automobile manufacturers by and large Wednesday reported good sales figures for November due to the festive season which led to the rise in demand.Market ... Read more...

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Maruti Suzuki November sales up 28 percent


December 1st, 2010 - 3:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 1 (IANS) Car market leader Maruti Suzuki Wednesday reported a 28 percent rise in vehicle sales in November this year with 112,554 units sold during the month as against ... Read more...

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Tourist arrivals to Spain down 8.9 percent


December 22nd, 2009 - 12:08 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Dec 22 (EFE) A total of 49.5 million foreign visitors arrived in Spain between January and November, placing the drop in tourist arrivals at 8.9 percent for that period, according to ... Read more...

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India logs 26 percent spurt in car sales (Lead)


September 8th, 2009 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 8 (IANS) Even as auto companies worldwide are in a slump, India saw a 25.59 percent growth in the sale of passenger cars in the domestic market in August, ... Read more...

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Domestic car sales up nearly 26 percent (Lead)


September 8th, 2009 - 7:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 8 (IANS) After a period of gloom, the auto industry bounced back in August, registering a 25.59 percent growth in domestic passenger car sales, as compared to the year-ago ... Read more...

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Domestic car sales up nearly 26 percent


September 8th, 2009 - 4:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 8 (IANS) After a period of gloom, the auto industry bounced back in August, registering a 25.59 percent growth in domestic passenger car sales, as compared to the year-ago ... Read more...

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Dubai International Airport reports rise in passenger traffic


August 19th, 2009 - 10:39 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Aug 19 (IANS) The Dubai International Airport saw an increase of passenger traffic in July, registering a 12.6 percent growth, the highest since May 2008, WAM news agency reported Wednesday. It ... Read more...

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Hiring activity picks up in five metros, shows survey


August 18th, 2009 - 6:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 18 (IANS) Hiring activity picked up in five metros, including Delhi and Mumbai, in July with employers from pharma, auto and IT sectors leading the recruitment drive, according to ... Read more...

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Budgetary support for developing export market hiked (Lead)


July 6th, 2009 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) With the exports dipping for the second consecutive month in May, the allocation for the market development scheme for exporters has been increased 148 percent to ... Read more...

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Jet offers competitive advance purchase fares


March 23rd, 2009 - 9:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 23 (IANS) Leading private carrier Jet Airways Monday announced special fares starting from Rs.1,722 on 30-day advance purchases, which according to the company is as low as the railway ... Read more...

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Kingfisher Airlines leads in February market share


March 13th, 2009 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 13 (IANS) Kingfisher Airlines has emerged as the dominant player for the second consecutive month in February flying 904,000 passengers, official data released here Friday showed. Jet Airways, along with ... Read more...

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Audi India sells 113 vehicles in February


March 4th, 2009 - 6:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 4 (IANS) Despite the auto industry facing the brunt of a slowing economy, the high-end segment seems to have weathered the storm with luxury carmaker Audi reporting a considerable ... Read more...

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China’s exports, imports fall in December


January 13th, 2009 - 1:49 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 13 (Xinhua) China's exports and imports declined for the second consecutive month in December, reflecting deteriorating demand in external and domestic markets amid the global financial crisis.The country's exports fell ... Read more...

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Tata Motors’ sales down 30 percent in November


December 2nd, 2008 - 9:48 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 2 (IANS) Auto major Tata Motors for the second consecutive month reported a considerable decline in its gross sales, with the November figures dropping over 30 percent compared to the ... Read more...

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Japan posts first trade deficit in 26 years


September 25th, 2008 - 12:46 pm ICT by IANS
Tokyo, Sep 25 (Xinhua) Japan posted a 324 billion-yen ($3.06 billion) trade deficit in August due to rising imports for the first time in 26 years, the finance ministry said Thursday. The ... Read more...

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Drop in retail sales backs economists’ view on US recession


March 14th, 2008 - 12:38 pm ICT by admin
(Lead) By Parveen Chopra New York, March 14 (IANS) The view of a majority of economists in the latest Wall Street Journal survey confirming the slide of the US into recession is supported by ... Read more...

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