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Ships to evacuate thousands of Indians from Yemen NEW DELHI: India is to send ships to Yemen to evacuate thousands of workers stranded there as the fighting intensifies, authorities said.Around 3,500 Indians are currently working in Yemen, which has been plunged into chaos by a Huthi rebellion that has triggered Saudi-backed airstrikes on the capital Sanaa.Many are nurses from the southern state of Kerala, whose Chief Minister Oommen Chandy said New Delhi planned to send two ships to evacuate them."(Foreign) minister Sushma Swaraj has said that India will send two ships to evacuate Indians who are trapped there," Chandy said in an announcement posted on his official Facebook page on Thursday."As the airports are closed, the plan is to bring these people in ships to the neighbouring country of Djibouti and from there they will be brought to India by air."Those who can't take ships, would be taken to Saudi Arabia by road."Chandy said workers had complained of ...

Stampede in Bangladesh kills at least 10 pilgrims DHAKA: At least 10 Hindu pilgrims were killed in a stampede outside the Bangladeshi capital Dhaka on Friday, police said."The dead included seven women and three men. They died near the Rajghat, the main bathing step on the river Brahmaputra," police inspector Nasir Ahmed told AFP.Copyright AFP (Agence France-Presse), 2015 ...
Japan launches replacement spy satellite TOKYO: Japan on Thursday successfully launched a replacement spy satellite, its aerospace agency said, as an existing device comes to the end of its working life.Tokyo put spy satellites into operation in the 2000s after its erratic neighbour North Korea fired a mid-range ballistic missile over the Japanese mainland and into the western Pacific in 1998.The Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries launched the H-2A rocket from Tanegashima Space Center in southwestern ...
Suicide attack in Kabul kills at least seven: official KABUL: A suicide attacker killed at least seven people after detonating a car bomb near a district police headquarters in the centre of the Afghan capital Kabul Wednesday, officials said.The powerful blast went off in Muradkhani district close to the presidential palace, the defence ministry and the ministry of finance."The initial reports from Kabul hospitals show seven killed and 22 wounded including women and children," Sayed Kabir Amiri, the head of hospitals in the capital, ...
India's Modi to visit France, Germany and Canada NEW DELHI: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit France, Germany and Canada next month, the foreign ministry said Wednesday, on a tour expected to focus on attracting investment to the country.Modi won a landslide election victory last May on a pledge to revive India's economic fortunes, and has embarked on an ambitious drive to attract more foreign investment to the country of 1.2 billion people.He will meet President Francois Hollande during a three-day visit ...
Beijing behind Internet security violation BEIJING: China's cyberspace administration is "complicit" in attacks on major Internet companies including Google, an anti-censorship group said Wednesday, calling on firms worldwide to step up their defences.GreatFire.org, which operates websites seeking to circumvent China's vast censorship apparatus, pointed to statements by Google, Microsoft and Mozilla as showing the Chinese government was involved in so-called "man-in-the-middle" operations.Such attacks involve an unauthorised intermediary inserting themselves between computer users and their online destinations, usually undetected, putting them ...
China officially approves three new free trade zones BEIJING: China's government approved on Tuesday the formation of three new free trade zones (FTZ) in the city of Tianjin, southeastern Fujian province, and southern Guangdong province, the official Xinhua news agency reported.The three new free trade zones along China's eastern coast, mooted for several months but officially given the green light on Tuesday, will copy the model of the Shanghai FTZ established in 2013 as a testing ground for looser rules governing currency conversions ...

 



 
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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%
MonthlyApril
Trade Balance $-1.795 bln
Exports $1.995 bln
Imports $3.790 bln
WeeklyMay 26, 2015
Reserves $17.749 bln