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Strong government show in parliament can boost markets (Market Outlook)

By Rohit Vaid Mumbai, April 19 (IANS) — Political determination by the government in pushing through key economic bills... (more...)

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Poor earnings overrule growth endorsement, dent market sentiments (Weekly Review)

By Rohit Vaid Mumbai, April 18 (IANS) — The Indian equities markets were dampened during the weekly trade ended April... (more...)

EDC says Canadian firms need to diversify to emerging markets like India

By Ross Marowits THE CANADIAN PRESS MONTREAL — Canadian companies need to build links with emerging markets such as... (more...)

EDC says Canadian firms need to diversify to emerging markets like India

By Ross Marowits THE CANADIAN PRESS MONTREAL — Canadian companies need to build links with emerging markets such as... (more...)

EDC says Canadian firms need to diversify to emerging markets like India

THE CANADIAN PRESS MONTREAL — The head of Export Development Canada says Canadian companies need to build links with... (more...)

Canon eyes 10 percent projection market in India

New Delhi, April 14 (IANS) — Digital imaging company, Canon India on Tuesday said it is aiming to capture 10 percent... (more...)

US stock market drifts lower to start the week as investors look toward corporate earnings

By Mathew Craft THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW YORK — The stock market drifted lower Monday as investors looked ahead to... (more...)

US stock market creeps up to start the week as investors look toward corporate earnings

By Matthew Craft THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW YORK — The stock market edged higher Monday as investors looked ahead to... (more...)

US stock market creeps up to start the week ahead of full plate of corporate earnings

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW YORK — The stock market edged higher Monday, as investors looked ahead to a busy week for... (more...)

After strong week, Asian stocks mostly higher ahead of Chinese GDP, factory data

By Joe McDonald THE ASSOCIATED PRESS BEIJING — China’s stock benchmark closed at a seven-year high Monday as... (more...)

Markets’ upward trajectory to continue through positive sentiment (Market Outlook)

By Rohit Vaid Mumbai, April 12 (IANS) — The positive sentiment in the Indian equities will continue as experts point... (more...)

India’s mobile commerce market to reach $19 bn by 2019: Study

Kolkata, April 10 (IANS) — As smartphone sales continue their journey north surging by 51 percent every three months,... (more...)

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