World Markets

  • Indonesia overtakes India as the most optimistic market 01-05-2013 09:20 PM

    London: Indonesia overtook India as the most optimistic consumer market globally, according to a survey by global information and insights company Nielsen. Japan, where the central bank has aggressively boosted economic stimulus, reported its highest consumer confidence score since 2006 although Japanese were still very cautious about the outlook. Global...
  • US debt deal to affect world markets 02-08-2011 08:07 AM

    The US House of Representatives passed the debt ceiling bill. The US Senate will now vote on the deal. ...
  • Egypt chaos disrupts global business 01-02-2011 09:43 AM

    Following the turmoil in Egypt, many banks are closed and commerce is paralysed. ...