New Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Shaktikanta Das said on Wednesday he would adopt a consultative approach and move quickly to meet the heads of state-run banks to tackle issues facing the banking sector.
Singapore’s retail sales increased by 0.1 percent year-on-year in October, compared to a re-calculated 1.9 percent increase in September, the Department of Statistics of Singapore announced on Wednesday.
Online retailers are getting physical.A growing number of brands born on the internet are now opening brick-and-mortar stores and moving into the suburban malls once considered doomed as more Americans shopped online.
India’s sugar production could fall in 2019/20 as farmers are struggling to plant cane because of a drought in two of the country’s top producing states, according to multiple industry officials and traders.
President Donald Trump said on Tuesday it would be a mistake if the Federal Reserve raises interest rates when it meets next week, as it is expected to do, continuing his criticism of the US central bank.
President Donald Trump said on Tuesday that China was buying a “tremendous amount” of US soybeans and that trade talks with Beijing were already under way by telephone, with more meetings likely among US and Chinese officials.
Foreign direct investments (FDI) net inflows into the Philippines grew by 24.2 percent to $8 billion from $6.5 billion in 2017 on account of the increases registered in all FDI components, the Philippine central bank said on Wednesday.
Rotting hides on the road are all that is left of three butchered cows.Such carnage is common in Venezuela’s cattle country, where thieves, squatters and government policy threaten a vital food resource.
Greece’s parliament on Tuesday voted to scrap plans to cut state pensions, in a motion led by the left-led governing coalition hoping to shore up its flagging support ahead of a general election next year.
Samsung Electronics will cease operations at one of its mobile phone manufacturing plants in China, the company said, as its sales in the world’s biggest smartphone market slumps amid rising competition from lower-cost local rivals.
Life in London’s financial district will appear little changed when Britain leaves the European Union on March 29, defying predictions of an exodus of high-flyers to rival centres like Paris, Frankfurt and Dublin.
Bureaucratic wrangling and funding problems have hampered the search for the cockpit voice recorder of a crashed Lion Air jet, prompting investigators to turn to the airline to foot the bill in a rare test of global norms on the probe’s independence.
Nepal Oil Corporation, which has been without a chief for more than a year, is likely to get a new managing director soon as its line ministry plans to send the names of the three final nominees to the next Cabinet meeting for its approval.
Electricity imports from India during peak hours jumped more than 30 percent in the past month following a sharp fall in domestic production due to shrinking water levels in the rivers where a majority of the hydropower plants are located.