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European stock markets drop at open LONDON: European stock markets eased lower in initial trade on Friday, with London's benchmark FTSE 100 index down 0.53 percent at 6,427.38 points.Elsewhere, Frankfurt's DAX 30 fell 0.69 percent to 9,794.20 points and the CAC 40 in Paris shed 0.67 percent to 4,197.48 compared with Thursday's close.Copyright AFP (Agence France-Presse), 2014 ...

Britain's FTSE slips to six-week low as miners slide LONDON: Britain's top share index slipped to a six-week low on Thursday as mining shares fell sharply on concern that metals demand is weakening, while some stocks traded without the attraction of their latest dividend payouts.Aberdeen Asset Management, 3I Group, Associated British Foods and Babcock fell 1.6 to 3.4 percent as they went ex-dividend on Thursday.The UK mining index declined the most among sectors, losing ground for a sixth straight session. The index fell 2.4 ...
Selloff slows as timid loan take-up boosts bets on ECB QE LONDON: A selloff in world stocks slowed on Thursday as oil prices steadied at a five-year low and lacklustre demand for virtually free ECB money stoked expectations that the bank will have to resort to full-blown quantitative easing.Wall Street was expected to see a small bounce back after recording its biggest fall since October on Wednesday. But European markets were heading for a fourth day of losses as political worries in Greece pummelled its stocks ...
Britain's FTSE hits six-week low as mining shares slump LONDON: Britain's top share index slipped to a six-week low on Thursday as mining shares fell on concern that metals demand is weakening and some stocks traded without the attraction of their latest dividend payouts.Aberdeen Asset Management, 3I Group, Associated British Foods and Babcock were 1.2 to 3.1 percent lower as they went ex-dividend on Thursday.The UK mining index declined the most among sectors, losing ground for a sixth straight session. Rio Tinto , BHP ...
European stocks steady; oil recovers LONDON: European stocks steadied Thursday as traders balanced recent sharp falls in world oil prices against fresh stimulus measures by the European Central Bank and China.Around midday in London, the benchmark FTSE 100 index stood at 6,463.09 points, down 0.57 percent compared with Wednesday's close.The CAC 40 in Paris eased 0.08 percent to 4,225.12 points while Frankfurt's DAX 30 won 0.28 percent to 9,826.71."It has been a mixed morning for European equity markets with some ...
Britain's FTSE regains traction as oil steadies LONDON: Britain's top share index edged higher on Thursday, after a three-session losing streak pushed it to its lowest levels in over a month, with major oil firms picking up after a sell-off.The FTSE 100 was up 18.81 points, or 0.3 percent, at 6,518.86 by 0835 GMT after setting its lowest close since Nov. 4 on Wednesday.The index had fallen 3.6 percent in the first three sessions of this week, hit in part by a ...
European shares extend slide; Airbus drops again PARIS: European shares fell in early trading on Thursday, losing ground for the fourth session in a row, as this week's slump in oil and iron ore prices weighed on a number of resource-related stocks.Shares in Airbus fell as much as 4.5 percent, adding to a 10 percent drop in the previous session after the planemaker predicted flat profits in 2016. That surprised investors who had expected new and recently upgraded models to start boosting ...

 



 
Index Closing Chg%
Arrow DJIA 17,804.80 0.15
Arrow Nasdaq 4,765.38 0.36
Arrow S&P 2,070.65 0.46
Arrow FTSE 6,545.27 1.23
Arrow DAX 9,786.96 0.25
Arrow CAC-40 4,241.65 0.18
Arrow Nikkei 17,621.40 2.39
Arrow H.Seng 23,116.63 1.25
Arrow Sensex 27,371.84 0.90






ICT 2014


Annual2013/14
Foreign Debt $61.805bn
Per Cap Income $1,386
GDP Growth 4.14%
Average CPI 8.6%
MonthlyOctober
Trade Balance $-2.309 bln
Exports $1.957 bln
Imports $4.266 bln
WeeklyDecember 18, 2014
Reserves $14.04 bln