USIBC names two new vice chairs to push India trade

By Arun Kumar Washington, Jan 13 : The US-India Business Council (USIBC) has named Punit Renjen, CEO of Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited (Deloitte Global),and Edward Monser, President of Emerson, as USIBC Vice Chairs to further build on US-India relationship. The leading business advocacy organization comprised of 350 top-tier US and Indian companies advancing US-India commercial […]

China’s trade surplus up 56.7 percent in 2015

Beijing, Jan 13 : China’s foreign trade surplus widened to 3.69 trillion yuan ($562 billion) in 2015, an increase of 56.7 percent from the last year, customs data showed on Wednesday. Exports fell 1.8 percent year on year to 14.14 trillion yuan in 2015, while imports declined 13.2 percent to 10.45 trillion yuan in 2015, […]

Sensex gains 164 points in early trade

Mumbai, Jan 13 : A benchmark index of Indian equities markets, the 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex), on Wednesday was trading 164.43 points, or 0.67 percent, up during the morning session. The wider 50-scrip Nifty of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) was also trading 47.60 points or 0.63 percent up at 7,557.90 points. The Sensex of […]

Chinese shares open higher

Beijing, Jan 13 : Chinese stocks opened higher on Wednesday, with the benchmark Shanghai Composite Index up 0.6 percent, at 3,041.11 points. The smaller Shenzhen index opened 0.52 percent higher at 10,347.08 points, Xinhua news agency reported. The ChiNext Index, tracking China’s NASDAQ-style board of growth enterprises, gained 0.6 percent to open at 2,160.32 points. […]

Tokyo shares open higher

Tokyo, Jan 13 : Tokyo shares opened the trading Wednesday remarkably higher after a six-day decline, as sentiment here was boosted by gains on the overnight US stocks market. At 9.15 a.m., the 225-issue Nikkei Stock Average surged 314.38 points, or 1.83 percent, from Tuesday to 17,533.34, Xinhua news agency reported. The broader Topix index […]