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Dollar teeters, gold takes a breather as markets await Fed

07 July, 2020 8:25 am 8:25 am

SINGAPORE/NEW YORK (Reuters) – The US dollar hovered just above a two-year low on Wednesday, while stocks struggled, as growing worries about the U.S. economy had investors cautious and looking to Congress and the Federal Reserve for a boost. The Fed is expected to strike a dovish stance at its policy review later in the … Read More

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17 people injured in Parachinar market blast

07 July, 2020 5:11 pm 5:11 pm

PARACHINAR (92 News) – Seventeen people were injured in a blast in Toori Market near Akbar Khan Chowk, Parachinar on Thursday. According to the preliminary investigations, the blast was conducted through explosive material planted there. A large number of security forces contingent reached the spot and besieged the area. The injured have been shifted to … Read More

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Every step will be taken to stabilize wheat price in market: Punjab CM

06 June, 2020 7:41 pm 7:41 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar presided over a meeting at his office to review steps for stabilizing the prices of wheat and flour in the province. The meeting discussed different options for releasing wheat to flour mills and decided that approval will be sought from the provincial cabinet for release … Read More

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China finds heavy coronavirus traces in seafood, meat sections of Beijing f...

06 June, 2020 5:10 pm 5:10 pm

BEIJING (Reuters) – China has found the trading sections for meat and seafood in Beijing’s wholesale food market to be severely contaminated with the new coronavirus and suspects the area’s low temperature and high humidity may have been contributing factors, officials said on Thursday. Their preliminary report comes as the country’s capital tackles a resurgence … Read More

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More than 600,000 lose work in UK as COVID hits jobs market

06 June, 2020 4:18 pm 4:18 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – The number of people on British employers’ payrolls fell by more than 600,000 in April and May as the coronavirus lockdown hit the labour market, and vacancies plunged by the most on record, data showed on Tuesday. The jobless rate unexpectedly held at 3.9% over the three months to April, but that … Read More

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Beijing district in ‘wartime emergency’ after virus spike shuts...

06 June, 2020 1:51 pm 1:51 pm

BEIJING (Reuters) – A district of Beijing was on a “wartime” footing and the capital banned tourism on Saturday after a cluster of novel coronavirus infections centred around a major wholesale market sparked fears of a new wave of COVID-19. Concern is growing of a second wave of the pandemic, which has infected more than … Read More

In Mexico, one of world’s biggest food markets stirs unease about inf...

05 May, 2020 8:02 pm 8:02 pm

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – Every day, thousands of Mexicans crowd a massive food market that is a lynchpin of the capital’s food supply, though it sits at the heart of a major hotspot for the virus. Mexico City’s sprawling Central de Abasto market, stretching across an area equivalent to about 327 football pitches, poses a … Read More

Not only one shop but also entire market to be sealed over SOPs violations ...

05 May, 2020 2:25 pm 2:25 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – A new order release regarding the shopping malls and bazaars in Punjab as not only one shop but also entire market will be sealed over the Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) violation across the province. This was decided by the Punjab government during a high level meeting of officials chaired by provincial … Read More

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Wuhan market had role in virus outbreak, but more research needed: WHO

05 May, 2020 7:42 pm 7:42 pm

GENEVA (Reuters) – A wholesale market in the central Chinese city of Wuhan played a role in the outbreak of the novel coronavirus last year, as the source or possibly as an “amplifying setting”, the World Health Organization said on Friday, calling for more research. Chinese authorities shut down the market in January as part … Read More

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US dollar falls by 61 paisas, reaches Rs159.30 in interbank

05 May, 2020 1:20 pm 1:20 pm

KARACHI (92 News) – The US dollar fell by 61 paisas to reach Rs159.30 in the interbank market on Tuesday as the trading is continuing for the day. On the other hand, the KSE-100 index recorded a gain of 450 points to close at 34,370 points. Earlier on May 5, the US dollar continued its … Read More

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Oil markets slump amid coronavirus chaos

03 March, 2020 9:13 am 9:13 am

TOKYO (Reuters) – Oil prices fell as governments escalated lockdowns to curb the spread of the global coronavirus outbreak that has slashed the demand outlook for oil and threatened a global economic contraction. Brent crude LCOc1 futures fell $1.09, or 4%, to $25.89 a barrel by 0209 GMT. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude CLc1 futures … Read More

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Policymakers ramp up support as coronavirus shreds markets

03 March, 2020 8:40 am 8:40 am

SINGAPORE/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Governments and central banks readied more emergency measures to tackle the economic impacts of the coronavirus on Friday as Asian markets suffered their worst weekly crashes since the 2008 financial crisis. Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s wife Sophie was among several thousand people newly diagnosed with the COVID-19 respiratory disease that has … Read More

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Chinese markets plunge as rising virus death toll fuels fears for global gr...

02 February, 2020 9:52 am 9:52 am

BEIJING (Reuters) – The death toll from a coronavirus epidemic in China rose to 361 and Chinese stock and commodity markets fell heavily on Monday as investors retreated into safe-haven assets in the first trading session after an extended Lunar New Year break. Chinese stock and commodity markets plunged at the open in their first … Read More

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EU checks UK compliance with market rules after Brexit

01 January, 2020 6:18 pm 6:18 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – The European Union’s markets watchdog said it will check how Britain applies the bloc’s financial rules during the transition period that follows Brexit on Friday. Britain leaves the bloc at 2300 GMT, with a business-as-usual transition period until the end of December when all EU rules still apply. “In the coming 11 … Read More

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Wheat flour prices out of control across country

01 January, 2020 2:38 pm 2:38 pm

LAHORE/KARACHI (92 News) – The wheat and flour prices out of control as the government has been failed to implement wheat flour on fixed rate of Rs 43 per kilogram on Monday. According to the details garnered, shopkeepers in Lahore are selling flour at Rs70 per kg after crisis intensified in Punjab. However, the wheat … Read More