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Asia shares edge up as stimulus hopes temper recession worries

MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan rose 0.53 per cent, while Japan’s Nikkei rose 0.54 per cent.

20 Aug 2019 12:13 PM

India's services sector activity growth slips to 12-month low in May: Survey

On the prices front, the survey noted that, firms were also helped by a lack of inflationary pressures in the sector.

05 Jun 2019 11:53 AM

India's manufacturing sector growth gains momentum in May: PMI

The upbeat mood among goods producers, coupled with a solid increase in new work, underpinned further job creation in the sector.

03 Jun 2019 11:35 AM

Nissan to cut global production by 15 per cent: Nikkei

The move is expected to impact earnings and could cast a pall over its alliance with French automaker Renault.

19 Apr 2019 11:13 AM

Apple cuts Q1 production plan for new iPhones

Many analysts and consumers have said the new iPhones are overpriced.

09 Jan 2019 10:25 AM


Services sector activity up for 2nd straight month in Oct: PMI

The latest services PMI follows the manufacturing one, which showed that factory activity slackened in October.

03 Nov 2017 11:57 AM

Manufacturing in India bounces back in August as GST effect fades: Nikkei

The Purchasing Managers' Index had dropped to a low of 47.9 in July after the GST rollout.

01 Sep 2017 11:35 AM

Asian stocks rise as oil tries to claw up from 10-month low

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan climbed 0.3 per cent.

22 Jun 2017 9:37 AM

52.2 PMI points to a growing services industry

The Nikkei/IHS Markit Services PMI rose to a seven-month high of 52.2 in May.

05 Jun 2017 6:21 PM

Factory activity expands at slightly faster pace in Feb

Increase in raw material costs pushed firms to raise prices at fastest rate in nearly 3.5 years.

01 Mar 2017 11:08 AM


Nuclear write-down leaves Toshiba with $3.5-bln loss in Q3 - Nikkei

The loss is largely due to a goodwill impairment of around 600 billion yen on a U.S. nuclear unit that came to light in late 2016

12 Feb 2017 9:21 PM

Toshiba likely to record a huge special loss

The company is expected to report a roughly 100 billion yen ($850 million) one-time loss.

27 Dec 2016 8:40 AM

Tokyo stocks open higher, tracking global gains

Tokyo's benchmark Nikkei 225 index rose 0.40 per cent, or 73.45 points, at 18,433.99 in the first few minutes of trade.

07 Dec 2016 7:38 AM

Tokyo stocks fall by break after Italian PM quits

Tokyo's benchmark Nikkei 225 index was down 0.64 per cent, or 117.01 points, at 18,309.07 by the break.

05 Dec 2016 9:24 AM