BUDAPEST/WARSAW: Central European currencies firmed on Monday as Hungary reported a record high trade surplus for last year, while investors were stil
CAPE TOWN: Global mining firm Rio Tinto is looking for opportunities to expand in Africa as it bets on long term demand growth for minerals, a senior
ATHENS: Greek stocks shed 4.8 percent on Monday with the Athens bourse general index hitting its lowest level since June 2012. Traders and analysts sa
OTTAWA: Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was set to unveil Monday new plans fo...
LONDON: European shares plunged to 16-month lows on Monday, extending a agg...
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Apple Inc, the technology giant in all set to open its first retail store in India as it wins the clearance by the Indian government, as it seeks to expand itself in the second most populous country.According to Bloomberg, The Indian government is pl
WARSAW: Poland's central bank will maintain its independence and keep rates unchanged, recently appointed rate-setter Marek Chrzanowski told Reuters, despite statements from ruling party leaders favouring a doveish policies."I feel no pressure at
JOHANNESBURG: South African bond yields rose on Monday, ending a recent rally as new data over the weekend showed China's foreign reserves fell, adding to worries over the growth of the world's second largest economy. Th benchmark paper due i
OTTAWA: Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was set to unveil Monday new plans for Canada's role in the international coalition against the Islamic State group, including his pledge to stop involvement in air strikes.Ottawa's plans to withdraw its
BOGOTA: The mosquito-borne Zika virus sweeping through Latin America has claimed three lives in Colombia, as the United Nations urged increased access to abortion because of fears of severe birth defects.In the first direct statements from government
WARSAW: Poland's registered unemployment rate rose to 10.3 percent in January from 9.8 percent in December last year, an estimate from the labour ministry showed on Monday. The ministry said in a statement the January rate was 1.6 percentage poin
ISLAMABAD: The weekly inflation for the week ended on February, 04 for the combined income group fell by 0.31 percent as compared to the previous week.The Sensitive Price Indicator (SPI) for the week under review in the above mentioned group was reco
ISLAMABAD: The revolution of smartphones stepping into market has provided a great level of convenience to people involved in social, technical and even economical activities.The introduction of smart watches is further convenient option one can poss
ISLAMABAD: The government has released over Rs320.323 billion for different social sector developmental projects under Public Sector Development Programme (PSDP) 2015-16 against the total allocation of Rs700 billion.According to latest data released
HAMILTON: A bizarre off-the-toe catch by Matt Henry brought a fairytale end to Brendon McCullum's ODI career when New Zealand beat Australia by 55 runs in Hamilton Monday. The victory in a game that was in Australia's favour until Henry's
LONDON: Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp is planning to be back at work on Monday less than 48 hours after an operation to remove his appendix, reports said.The German missed his side's 2-2 draw at home to Sunderland on Saturday as surgery was plan
ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Taekwondo team will fly to India on Wednesday to participate in the South Asian Games.Talking to APP, Pakistan Taekwondo Federation (PTF), President Col. (R) Waseem Ahmed Janjua said as many as 8 male and 5 female players will be
The Bollywood actor Aamir Khan has become the newest member of the Sunny Leone fan-club. After has publicly accepted his desire to work with Sunny Leone in movies, now that they were spotted chilling in Delhi on the sets of ‘Dangal’.Sunny Leone,
Bollywood superstar Salman Khan has finally to get down into a major fight with his lead actress Anushka Sharma.According to Bollywood life report, Anushka Sharma slapped Salman Khan while shooting for a fight sequence in the movie, (As the script de
NEW YORK: Rihanna's long-awaited album "Anti" hit number one Sunday on the US chart after an unusual roll-out that included two commercial tie-ups."Anti," the first album since 2012 by the Barbados-born superstar, which was released January 27 af
LONDON: European shares plunged to 16-month lows on Monday, extending a aggressive sell-off, while bond yields and oil also fell as investors shed risky assets on persistent concern over the pace of global growth. Data over the weekend showing China&
LONDON: Oil producers Russia and Kazakhstan led emerging currency gains on Monday thanks to relatively stable oil prices although EM stocks edged lower, with China and most other Asian markets closed for Lunar New Year. The Russian rouble opened 1 pe
CAIRO: Yields on Egypt's 3-year and 7-year bonds rose at an auction on Monday while the yield on its 1.5-year zero coupon bond fell, data from the central bank showed. The yield on the 1.5-year bond fell to 12.287 percent from 12.306 percent at t