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Asia markets mostly lower but Japan GDP supports Tokyo HONG KONG: Asian markets mostly retreated Wednesday following recent gains but Tokyo hit a new 15-year high as the yen sank and data showed Japan's economy growing more than expected.The euro suffered fresh losses after a European Central Bank official said it would ramp up its massive bond-buying programme, while Greece's debt reform talks with its creditors continued to lumber along.Tokyo jumped 0.85 percent, or 170.18 points, to 20,196.56 -- its highest since April 2000 -- although car parts maker Takata plunged after a recall of US cars fitted with the firm's airbags doubled to 34 million.Seoul was up 0.88 percent, closing 18.69 points higher at 2,139.54 and Shanghai rallied 1.22 percent in late exchanges.However, Sydney ended marginally lower, giving up 5.2 points to 5,610.3, while Taipei fell 0.32 percent, or 31.46 points, to 9,685.31 and Wellington edged down 1.30 points to 5,775.79.In the afternoon Hong Kong shed 0.23 percent ...


Tokyo stocks end at 15-year high after Japan GDP data TOKYO: Tokyo stocks closed at a fresh 15-year high Wednesday on a weaker yen and solid Japanese growth data, but auto parts giant Takata tumbled after a recall of US cars with potentially deadly airbags was widened.The Nikkei 225 index at the Tokyo Stock Exchange climbed 0.85 percent, or 170.18 points, to 20,196.56, its best finish since April 2000, while the Topix index of all first-section shares gained 0.62 percent, or 10.07 points, to 1,643.40.Japan's ...

Hong Kong stocks open 0.21pc higher HONG KONG: Hong Kong stocks rose 0.21 percent in early exchanges Wednesday, in line with gains in Shanghai and following another record on Wall Street.The Hang Seng Index added 57.90 points to 27,751.44.In mainland China the benchmark Shanghai Composite Index rose 0.47 percent, or 20.91 points, to 4,438.46.The Shenzhen Composite Index, which tracks stocks on China's second exchange, gained 1.51 percent, or 38.69 points, to 2,605.98.Copyright AFP (Agence France-Presse), 2015

Asia markets mostly lower but Japan GDP supports Tokyo HONG KONG: Asian markets mostly retreated Wednesday following recent gains but Tokyo extended a rally as the yen sank and data showed Japan's economy growing more than expected.The euro suffered fresh losses after a European Central Bank official said it would ramp up its massive bond-buying programme, while Greece's debt reform talks with its creditors continued to lumber along.Tokyo rose 0.63 percent, although car parts maker Takata plunged 12 percent after a recall of US ...

TSX lifted by financials, record US stocks TORONTO: Canada's main stock index climbed for the third straight session on Tuesday, as financial stocks helped lead the market higher and investor optimism got a boost from U.S. stocks closing at record highs on Monday.Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc, a perennial index heavyweight, lead with a 2.7 percent rise to C$277.24. The overall healthcare group jumped 2.1 percent.Financial institutions rounded out the top five most influential gainers, with Royal Bank of Canada up 1.1 percent ...

European stocks rally on ECB stimulus comments LONDON: Europe's stock markets rallied Tuesday after ECB executive board member Benoit Coeure signalled that the central bank would temporarily ramp up its stimulus programme, dealers said.In Paris afternoon trade, the benchmark CAC 40 index of top companies surged 1.80 percent to 5,102.60 points. Frankfurt's DAX 30 won 1.84 percent to 11,807 points compared with the close on Monday.London's FTSE 100 added 0.35 percent to 6,992.90 points, with gains tempered by news that British inflation ...

Sri Lankan shares at 11-week high; banks lead COLOMBO: Sri Lankan shares closed at their highest level in 11 weeks on Tuesday, led by banking and diversified stocks on the back of strong earnings, brokers said.The main stock index rose 0.15 percent, or 11.18 points, to close at 7,266.20, its highest close since Feb. 27."Market is up because of the earnings, banking sector was very good. The sector is moving heavily with large caps playing a major role," said Dimantha Mathew, research manager ...


 



 
Index Closing Chg%
Arrow DJIA 18,232.02 0.29
Arrow Nasdaq 5,089.36 0.03
Arrow S&P 2,126.06 0.22
Arrow FTSE 7,031.72 0.05
Arrow DAX 11,815.01 0.42
Arrow CAC-40 5,142.89 0.07
Arrow Nikkei 20,264.41 0.30
Arrow H.Seng 27,992.83 1.70
Arrow Sensex 27,957.50 0.53





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Banking Review 2014


Annual2013/14
Foreign Debt $61.805bn
Per Cap Income $1,386
GDP Growth 4.14%
Average CPI 8.6%
MonthlyMarch
Trade Balance $-1.586 bln
Exports $1.932 bln
Imports $3.518 bln
WeeklyMay 21, 2015
Reserves $17.75 bln