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US Fed raises rates, provokes caution in Indian markets
Thu, Jun 15, 2017
The US Federal Reserve on Wednesday raised its benchmark interest rates for the third time since December.
BSE, NSE open higher on US Fed's interest rate action
Thu, Jun 15, 2017
The key Indian equity market indices on Thursday opened higher after the US Federal Reserve raised its key interest rate. The Sensitive Index (Sensex) of the BSE, which had closed at 31,155.91 points on Wednesday, opened higher at 31,222.89 points.
Fed raises rates, unveils cuts to bond holdings in sign of confidence
Thu, Jun 15, 2017
The Federal Reserve raised interest rates on Wednesday for the second time in three months, citing continued U.S. economic growth and job market strength, and announced it would begin cutting its holdings of bonds and other securities this year.
Gold slips as U.S. data lifts dollar, boosts rate hike prospects
Fri, Jun 02, 2017
Gold inched lower on Friday as Asian stocks and the dollar firmed after upbeat U.S. private sector job figures appeared to boost the prospects for an interest rate hike this month.
Gold holds near five-week highs, but potential U.S. rate hike drags
Thu, Jun 01, 2017
Gold held steady on Thursday after hitting a five-week high in the previous session on geopolitical tensions, but expectations the U.S. Federal Reserve will hike interest rates next month weighed on prices.
US economy slowed less than expected in Q1; outlook cloudier
Sat, May 27, 2017
The US economy has slowed less than expected in the first quarter (Q1) and the softening business investment and moderate consumer spending are clouding expectations of a sharp acceleration in the second quarter (Q2).
U.S. Commerce's Ross says 3% GDP growth not achievable this year
Wed, May 10, 2017
Ross also said trade enforcement actions would be a major tool to cut U.S. trade deficits, adding that he has problems with World Trade Organization rules which allow widely divergent tariffs and are slow to punish violators.
India-US relations more stronger, matured over last few decades, says Arun Jaitley
Sat, Apr 22, 2017
Jaitley on Friday met US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross, the first cabinet-level interaction between the two countries under the Trump Administration.
Global Economy Week ahead: Hard left, hard right, or centre? French economy may decide
Fri, Apr 14, 2017
If Donald Trump`s election in the United States and Britain`s decision to quit the European Union stirred the global economic waters, then there is the potential for a tsunami on the near horizon.
Trump signs order sweeping away Obama-era climate policies
Wed, Mar 29, 2017
U.S. President Donald Trump signed an executive order on Tuesday to undo a slew of Obama-era climate change regulations that his administration says is hobbling oil drillers and coal miners, a move environmental groups have vowed to take to court.
Need to scale up and ramp down H-1B visas: Senator
Wed, Mar 29, 2017
"They (H-B visa numbers) need to be scaled up and ramped down based on the needs of the US economy in the supply of the resources to fill some of the roles," Tillis said.
Federal Reserve expected to hike interest rates for second time in three months as US economy flexes muscle
Wed, Mar 15, 2017
Analysts have predicted the US Federal Reserve chief Janet Yellen to hike interest rate in its monetary policy meet on Wednesday.
Gold falls below key level of $1,200 ahead of US jobs data, stronger dollar
Fri, Mar 10, 2017
Prices of gold dropped below the key level of $1,200 an ounce on Friday to hit their lowest in over five weeks on back of a stronger US dollar ahead of US jobs data later in the day.
Warren Buffett tackles Trump in defending value of immigrants
Sun, Feb 26, 2017
Billionaire investor Warren Buffett used his annual letter on Saturday to laud immigrants and their contribution to the growth of the US economy amid President Donald Trump's anti-immigrant stance.
Commerce Minister Nirmala Sitharaman to meet industry on impact of US visa regime change
Mon, Feb 06, 2017
The Indian Commerce Ministry will soon hold a meeting with industry on dealing with the possible fallout of the changes in American H-1B visas regime for skilled workers, Commerce Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said on Monday.
Trade deficit may be in range of $100-110 billion by March-end: Report
Thu, Jan 26, 2017
Care Ratings has projected India's trade deficit in the range of $100-110 billion by the end of March this year.
Donald Trump tax cuts could mean more Novartis investment in US
Wed, Jan 18, 2017
Donald Trump`s plans to cut US corporate tax rates could trigger increased investment in the United States (US) by Novartis, its chief executive told Reuters, despite the president-elect`s recent harsh words on drug prices.
Brexit worries push gold prices to highest in over 7 weeks
Tue, Jan 17, 2017
Gold prices hit their highest in more than seven weeks on Tuesday, boosted by safe-haven buying ahead of a speech in which British Prime Minister Theresa May is expected to discuss plans for a "hard Brexit".
GM gives robust '17 profit outlook, boosting shares
Thu, Jan 12, 2017
No. 1 U.S. automaker General Motors Co on Tuesday gave an upbeat profit outlook for 2017 that was significantly above Wall Street forecasts, countering analysts’ concerns that the U.S. car industry peaked in 2016 after several years of record or near-record sales, sending its shares up nearly 4 percent.
World Bank projects global growth at 2.7% in 2017
Wed, Jan 11, 2017
The World Bank said growth in advanced economies is expected to edge up to 1.8% in 2017.