Tag archive for ‘economy’
By khabrain On Monday, October 19th, 2015

Economic performance worst since global financial crisis

(AFP) – China s economy logged its worst performance since the global financial crisis, official figures showed Monday, with analysts warning it is likely to worsen and the government must do more to avert More...

By khabrain On Wednesday, October 14th, 2015

Weekly inflation eases 0.09pc

ISLAMABAD: The weekly inflation for the week ending on October 08 for the combined income group witnessed a slight decrease of 0.09 percent as compared to the previous week. The Sensitive Price Indicator (SPI) for More...

By khabrain On Tuesday, October 13th, 2015

Asia stocks rally ends, China trade data add worries

(AFP) – A near 18 percent slump in Chinese imports added to worries about a slowdown in the world s number two economy Tuesday, sending Asian equities and emerging currencies lower as investors flocked to More...

By khabrain On Monday, October 12th, 2015

World economy on verge of tumbling into dollar recession

A STRONG US dollar combined with slowing global growth is set to plunge the world into its first outright US dollar recession since 2009, according to an analysis of International Monetary Fund data issued last More...

By khabrain On Friday, October 9th, 2015

IMF told that central banks error in slow growth

  (Reuters) Central banks have little room for error in a low-growth world in which over-leveraged and commodity-dependent emerging economies and a slowing China are major risks, top international financiers More...

By khabrain On Thursday, October 8th, 2015

Tokyo stocks open flat, BoJ decided to stagnant prices

(AFP) – Tokyo stocks opened flat Thursday, the day after the Bank of Japan decided to hold fire on fresh stimulus measures despite sluggish growth and stagnant prices. The benchmark Nikkei 225 index at the More...

By khabrain On Wednesday, October 7th, 2015

Yen rose after BoJ refrained its monetary easing programme

(AFP) – The yen rose against the dollar Wednesday after the Bank of Japan refrained from expanding its monetary easing programme at the end of a two-day meeting. The BoJ said it decided to keep the current More...

By khabrain On Tuesday, October 6th, 2015

Trade agreement, maintain monetary policy boost Asian markets

(AFP) – Agreement on a Pacific-wide free-trade agreement and hopes major central banks will maintain extra-loose monetary policies fired another rally in Asian markets Tuesday, tracking advances in Europe More...

By khabrain On Monday, October 5th, 2015

Dollar strengthened against over Asian emerging economies

(AFP) – The dollar faced selling pressure against major currencies but strengthened against most of its Asia-Pacific peers Monday as concerns over emerging economies remained strong despite an expected delay More...

By khabrain On Saturday, October 3rd, 2015

US stocks end week higher despite rising gloom

Wall Street stocks closed the week on a positive note thanks to a late-afternoon rally Friday, but a weak US jobs report added to worries that the economy is slowing. The late surge lifted stocks into positive territory More...