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Gold shines on falling dollar, yields; pandemic cost concerns drag on share...

08 August, 2020 9:45 am 9:45 am

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Gold scaled a new high on Wednesday as a weaker dollar and falling bond yields burnished its safe-haven appeal, while shares were mostly lower as investors baulked at the ballooning cost of the coronavirus pandemic. Risk assets such as equities have surged in recent months on massive policy stimulus from central banks … Read More

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Asian shares extend gains as investors count on stimulus, vaccines

07 July, 2020 9:40 am 9:40 am

TOKYO/NEW YORK (Reuters) – Asian shares advanced on Tuesday as prospects of a deal by European Union leaders to jointly fund recovery of their economies and hopes for a coronavirus vaccine lifted risk appetite. Japan’s Nikkei rose 0.6% while MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan gained 1.5% to edge near its four-month peak … Read More

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Inflation dog may finally bark, investors bet

06 June, 2020 7:10 pm 7:10 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – Gold, forests, property stocks, inflation-linked bonds – these are just some of the assets investors are pouring money into on the view that the recent explosion of government spending and central bank stimulus may finally rouse inflation from its decade-long slumber. With the world economy forecast to shrink 6% this year, it … Read More

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Investors in construction sector will not be asked about their source of in...

04 April, 2020 6:52 pm 6:52 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Prime Minister (PM) Imran Khan has said that Investors in construction sector will not be asked about their source of income. Announcing an incentivized package for the construction industry, the premier said that the sector plays an important part in development of a country. “Those investing in the construction sector will … Read More

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Asian markets tread cautiously ahead of US stimulus, jobs

03 March, 2020 9:16 am 9:16 am

SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Asian stock markets made a cautious start on Thursday following two days of rallies, as investors await the passage and details of a $2 trillion stimulus package in the United States to combat the economic fallout from the coronavirus. Senate leaders hope to vote on the plan later on Wednesday in Washington, … Read More

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Asia rides Wall Street surge as investors place hopes on US stimulus

03 March, 2020 9:00 am 9:00 am

TOKYO (Reuters) – Asian shares extended their rally on Wednesday in the wake of Wall Street’s massive rebound as the US Congress appeared closer to passing a $2 trillion stimulus package to mitigate the economic blow from the coronavirus pandemic. MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan .MIAPJ0000PUS rose 1.7% with Australian shares jumping … Read More

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World stocks set for worst week since 2008 as virus fears grip markets

02 February, 2020 9:31 am 9:31 am

TOKYO (Reuters) – Global share markets were headed for the worst week since the depths of the 2008 financial crisis as investors ditched risky assets on fears the coronavirus would become a pandemic and derail economic growth. Asian stocks tracked another overnight plunge in Wall Street’s benchmarks on Friday with the markets in China, Japan … Read More

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Foreign investors appreciate investor-friendly policies of government

02 February, 2020 9:33 am 9:33 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – A delegation of foreign investors called on Prime Minister (PM) Imran Khan in Islamabad and appreciated the investor-friendly policies of the government. Talking to a delegation of foreign investors, PM Khan says after achieving economic stabilization, the government is now focusing on socio-economic growth. The premier said on the economic front, … Read More

Asian shares try to stabilize as S&P futures bounce

02 February, 2020 9:54 am 9:54 am

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Asian share markets were trying to stabilize on Tuesday after a wave of early selling petered out and Wall Street futures managed a solid bounce, allowing investors to take a break from coronavirus fears. Some dealers cited a Wall Street Journal report on a possible vaccine as helping sentiment, though human tests … Read More

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Shares drop, gold surges as investors scurry for safety

02 February, 2020 9:39 am 9:39 am

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Global shares and oil slid on Monday while safe-haven gold surged as the spread of the coronavirus outside China darkened the outlook for world growth with infections and deaths rising in South Korea, Italy and the Middle East. South Korea put the country on high alert while the number of infections jumped … Read More

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Asia shares struggle for footing after fraught week

01 January, 2020 10:35 am 10:35 am

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Asian share markets fought to regain their footing on Friday as investors clutched at hopes China could contain the coronavirus, even as headlines spoke of more cases and mounting deaths. Helping the mood were surveys showing Chinese manufacturing activity came in much as expected in January while services actually firmed, though this … Read More

Asia stocks rally, oil skids as investors reassess Mideast risk

01 January, 2020 11:28 am 11:28 am

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Asian shares rebounded on Tuesday as investors’ reassessed the risk of an all-out conflict between the United States and Iran, while Wall Street battled back to the black as tech stocks climbed. Oil surrendered hefty gains as some speculated Iran would be unlikely to strike against the US in a way that … Read More

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Asia stocks digest meaty gains, sterling starved for love

12 December, 2019 8:13 am 8:13 am

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Asian shares snoozed near 18-month highs on Friday as trade thinned in the run-up to Christmas and investors seemed content to digest the chunky gains already made so far this month. MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan .MIAPJ0000PUS was a fraction firmer in early trade, having gained 1.2% for the … Read More

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Asian shares inch up, investors pin hopes on US-China talks

10 October, 2019 10:33 am 10:33 am

TOKYO (Reuters) – Asian share prices ticked up on Tuesday as some investors clung to hopes that the fourth quarter will bring progress in resolving the United-States trade war that’s cast a shadow over the global economy. Japan’s Nikkei .N225 rose 0.74% while MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan .MIAPJ0000PUS inched up 0.24% … Read More


Washington: WB president, IMF MD and renowned businessmen call on PM

07 July, 2019 10:21 am 10:21 am

WASHINGTON DC (92 News) – The top representatives of World Bank (WB) and International Monetary Fund (IMF) called on Prime Minister Imran Khan in Washington DC on Sunday. The WB’s president and the IMF’s acting managing director discussed with the premier the current economic situation of Pakistan and future cooperation with the global lenders. President … Read More