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Category Archives: Economic

Equity indices trade higher as BJP set to win 

  Mumbai: Key indices of the Indian equities markets on Monday went up substantially after counting trends indicated a victory for the BJP in both Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh Assembly elections. The ruling BJP was on Monday set to retain power in Gujarat, with its candidates on the victory lap in 104 of the 182 seats…

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Key Indian equity indices recover – after Gujarat shock 

  Mumbai: Key indices of the Indian equities markets recovered on Monday after early indications of a possible BJP defeat in Gujarat sent the market plunging during early morning trade session. Both the S&P BSE Sensex and NSE Nifty took an early beating but recovered from the day’s low levels as value buying helped pair initial…

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Apple hikes iPhone prices in India post-customs duty hike

  New Delhi: After the government hiked the customs duty from 10 per cent to 15 per cent for mobile handsets last week, Apple on Monday became the first manufacturer to raise prices (on MRP) across iPhone models, except iPhone SE that the company assembles in the country. “As expected, Apple has increased the iPhone prices.…

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US stocks jump ahead of tax bill release

  New York: US stocks ended higher on Friday with all three major indices closing at record highs, as investors awaited details of a Republican tax bill that is expected to be released later in the day. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 143.08 points, or 0.58 per cent, to 24,651.74. The S&P 500 added 23.80…

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US dollar rises on tax reform expectation

  New York: The US dollar increased against other major peers on renewed hopes for passing a tax bill in the country. In late New York trading on Friday, the euro fell to $1.1759 from $1.1799 in the previous session, and the British pound declined to $1.3325 from $1.3441 in the previous session, Xinhua news agency…

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Microsoft files patent for foldable dual-screen notebook

  San Francisco: Microsoft has filed a patent for a foldable dual-screen notebook which is quite like the companys “Courier” concept — a booklet PC which was first reported in 2008 and then cancelled in 2010. “It shows the now well described dual-screened device with a first and second ‘surface’ with the ‘self-regulating hinges’ which would…

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US dollar declines on soft inflation data

  New York: The US dollar fell against most major currencies as the country’s soft inflation data continued to weigh on the market. In late New York trading on Thursday, the euro rose to $1.1799 from $1.1789, and the British pound climbed to $1.3441 from $1.3368, Xinhua news agency reported. The Australian dollar increased to $0.7676…

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‘Microsoft India to nurture unicorn firms, start-up community in 2018’

  Hyderabad: Armed with Intelligent Cloud and Edge capabilities, Microsoft will give a renewed thrust to nurturing unicorn firms and the start-up community in India next year, Anant Maheshwari, the companys India President, said here on Thursday. “For us, the growth verticals will clearly be banking and finance, manufacturing and IT/ITeS sectors. But the next goal…

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Key Indian equity indices open on a cheery note

  Mumbai: Extending previous session’s gains, key Indian equity indices on Friday opened on a higher note with healthy buying in banking, consumer durables and capital goods stocks. Around 9.17 a.m., the wider Nifty50 of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) traded higher by 93.90 points or 0.92 per cent at 10,346 points. The barometer 30-scrip Sensitive…

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