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DLF office leasing up 50% in FY'14 to 3 mln sq ft

DLF office leasing up 50% in FY'14 to 3 mln sq ft

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 20:38

DLF has a total developable potential of 312 million sq ft.

China yuan hits 16-month low against dollar

China yuan hits 16-month low against dollar

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 11:39

China`s yuan currency extended its downtrend against the dollar Wednesday to hit a 16-month low, despite the country`s central bank fixing its trading point for the unit at a higher level.

China manufacturing improves slightly in April: HSBC

China manufacturing improves slightly in April: HSBC

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 09:07

Chinese manufacturing activity improved slightly in April as domestic demand showed "mild improvement", HSBC said Wednesday, but it warned the world`s second-largest economy was still showing signs of weakness.

Gold prices decline marginally in futures trade

Gold prices decline marginally in futures trade

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014, 11:49

The June contract of gold dropped by Rs 21, or 0.07 percent, to Rs 28,506 per 10 gm in 660 lots.

India should embrace modern economy path: US think tank

India should embrace modern economy path: US think tank

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014, 09:34

With a new government due to be formed in India in more than a month from now, a prominent American think tank has urged the country to embrace a path towards modern economy to reverse its slow growth.

Stable govt post-elections to help India grow: Crisil

Last Updated: Monday, April 21, 2014, 16:05

Rating agency Crisil has said a stable government post-elections is likely to help the country grow at an average of 6.5 percent for the next five years.

Japan trade deficit quadruples on-year to $14 bn

Last Updated: Monday, April 21, 2014, 10:09

Japan`s trade deficit quadrupled on-year in March to USD 14 billion, data showed Monday, with a weak yen compounding surging imports as consumers rushed to buy ahead of a rise in sales tax.

Poll anxieties, regulatory interventions hit growth: CFOs

Last Updated: Sunday, April 20, 2014, 20:52

The survey is based on responses from over 100 CFOs of listed and unlisted companies across sectors with a profit of under Rs 250 crore to over Rs 2,500 crore in revenues.

Malls empty in Venezuela as economic woes bite

Last Updated: Saturday, April 19, 2014, 02:31

Venezuelans, already struggling to find basics like milk and toilet paper at the supermarket, are now confronted with empty appliance store windows and clothes racks at shopping centers.

Italy Cabinet moves to trim perks, help low earners

Last Updated: Saturday, April 19, 2014, 02:30

Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi on Friday hailed a "structural revolution" after his cabinet approved a round of tax and spending cuts including a limit of five chauffeured cars per government ministry.

PMO cites growth data to insist Manmohan Singh was not weak

Last Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014, 16:45

Pankaj Pachauri countered the damaging claims made by a former Media Adviser.

PMO says GDP has grown three times during UPA rule

Last Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014, 14:34

On GDP growth, Pachauri said, "GDP has grown three times in the last 10 years. Minimum wages have also gone up three times. This shows the government is working continuously."