Tokyo shares open lower

Tokyo, Jan 12 : Tokyo shares opened the trading Tuesday sharply lower on weak performances in China’s Shanghai stocks market in the previous day. At 9.15 a.m., the 225-issue Nikkei Stock Average lost 272.46 points, or 1.54 percent, from Friday to 17,425.50, the loss marked the Nikkei’s sixth straight day of decline to start the […]

Attractive valuations buoy markets, Sensex gains 31 points

Mumbai, Jan 12 : Attractive valuations, coupled with hopes of a healthy third quarter result season buoyed the Indian equity markets during the early morning trade session on Tuesday. This led to a barometer index of the Indian equity markets to modest gains of 31 points. The bellwether indices of the Indian equity markets made […]

Chinese shares open higher Tuesday

Beijing, Jan 12 : Chinese stocks opened higher on Tuesday, with the benchmark Shanghai Composite Index up 0.31 percent, at 3,026.16 points. The smaller Shenzhen index opened 0.3 percent higher at 10,243.57 points, reports Xinhua. The ChiNext Index, tracking China’s NASDAQ-style board of growth enterprises, gained 0.52 percent to open at 2,117.25 points. /IANS

Oil prices plunge amid supply glut

New York, Jan 12 : Oil prices plummeted on Monday as markets expected that supply would surpass demand. The Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) decided against cutting output last December, Xinhua news agency reported. The cartel’s output accounts for around 40 percent of the global crude output. Traders bet the oil-rich cartel was […]

Ola launches enterprise transportation solution

Bengaluru, Jan 11 : Leading app-based cab service provider Ola on Monday launched Ola Corporate – an enterprise transportation solution aimed at transforming the way India Inc. travels. “With ‘Ola Corporate’, we are bringing the inherent benefits of Ola’s technology platform to simplify the way executives travel for business, at the click of a button […]