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  • Tuesday, September, 2019| Today's Market | Current Time: 08:31:03
  • China’s Aigo to Move Boldly, Compete with Global Brands

    China’s digital giant aigo revealed its ambition to break into global high-end markets, with camera shops to be set up in the world’s most renowned luxury districts. “Our grand plan is to open chain stores, featuring Chinese-styled cameras, on the Champs Elysees, New York’s Fifth Avenue, and other luxury centers within three years,” announced Feng […]

    India, Bangladesh sign USD 1 billion credit deal

    In the largest-ever loan it has given to any foreign country, India has signed an agreement with Bangladesh to extend a USD 1 billion credit line to Dhaka for developing 14 infrastructure projects, mostly in the communications sector. The loan agreement was signed between the Exim Bank of India and the Economic Relations Department of […]

    Steel Min rejects industry demand for import curbs

    Rejecting industry’s call for policy intervention to curb imports, the Steel Ministry has said it was not in favour of increasing duties or subjecting the sector to “license raj”. After a meeting with officials of leading steel makers like SAIL, Essar Steel and JSW Steel in New Delhi on Friday, Steel Secretary Atul Chaturvedi said […]

    Wall Street dips on Disappointing Payrolls Data

    The US stocks retreated on Friday after a government monthly jobs report fell short of expectation, adding to fears that the U.S. economy will slow down in the second half of the year. According to the Labor Department, nonfarm payrolls fell by 131, 000 in July as the rise in private-sector employment was not enough […]

    Gold likely to look up in the coming days

    Drop in dollar and China’s move to relax rules on trading the yellow metal Says Sangeeth Cherian Gold is poised for its first weekly advance in almost two months as the dollar declined for the ninth straight week against major currencies and investors priced in China’s move to relax rules on trading the metal. Gold […]

    Barclays strengthens its ATM network in Mumbai and Delhi

    Mumbai: (India Prwire) Barclays, a leading global financial services provider, today announced that it will add 30 new off site ATMs in Mumbai and Delhi. These ATMs will be set up starting from the month of August 2010. The ATMs are being installed to increase Barclays reach and presence across these cities, further increasing the […]

    Rupee declines 7 paise against dollar in early trade

    Mumbai: The rupee on Thursday depreciated by 7 paise against the dollar in early trade weighed down by the US currency’s gain overseas. At the Interbank Foreign Exchange market, the domestic unit was quoted 7 paise lower at 46.23 a dollar. The rupee had settled steady at 46.16/17 a dollar in the previous session. Dealers […]

    Corporation Bank signs agreement with UIDAI

    State-owned Corporation Bank Thursday said it has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Unique Identification Authority of India to act as Registrars for unique identification project ‘Aadhar’. As per the agreement, the bank would enroll customers for issuing a 16-digit unique identification number by collecting biometric and demographic details as per UID norms, Corporation […]

    Asian trade slide the Oil prices

    Oil prices headed down in Asian trade Thursday despite a dip in US crude reserves as distillate and gasoline inventories unexpectedly rose, analysts said. New York’s main contract, light sweet crude for delivery in September, fell 15 cents to USD 82.32 a barrel. Brent North Sea crude for September delivery shed two cents to USD […]

    Experts warn against iPhone security flaw

    London: A hole in Apple’s iOS for iPhone, iPad and iPod could make the devices vulnerable to remote attackers, warned security firms. Symantec said that it could be exploited by remote attackers to take complete control of a vulnerable device. Experts said that the threat, at present, only exists on paper but Apple should issue […]