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The Indian markets rose on Friday, although stocks ended off their day's highs, tracking weak European cues and declines in U.S. stock futures, a day after the Dow Jones industrial average scored its biggest two-day percentage increase since 2008. The benchmark index BSE Sensex hit as high as 26,687.33...

Asianmarkets-111914_28Aug15.jpg Asian stocks extended gains on Friday after the Dow Jones industrial average scored its biggest two-day percentage increase since 2008 overnight and the other two major U.S. averages racked up their biggest two-day gains since 2009 in response to upbeat U.S. GDP data, showing the world's largest economy...

The Indian markets rose on Friday, as Chinese stocks extended gains for the second day running and revised data showed the U.S. economy grew faster than initially thought in the second quarter, a reassuring sign of support for the global economy as China slows down. The benchmark index BSE Sensex...

The Indian markets look set to extend the previous session's rally on Friday as better-than-expected U.S. GDP data and strong gains in Chinese stocks for the second day running helped spur appetite for risk assets. The benchmark indexes Sensex and the Nifty rose over 2 percent each on Thursday, tracking...

The Thai stock market has moved higher in two of three trading days since the end of the three-day slide in which it had given away almost 80 points or 5.4 percent. The Stock Exchange of Thailand settled just below the 1,360-point plateau, although the market is looking at another positive bounce on...

The winning streak has hit three sessions now for the Indonesia stock market, which has climbed more than 250 points or 6 percent in that span. The Jakarta Composite Index settled just below the 4,430-point plateau, and the market is looking at another firm start again on Friday. The global forecast...

The Hong Kong stock market has moved higher in two of three trading days since the end of the seven-day slide in which it had plummeted more than 2,800 points or 10.3 percent. The Hang Seng Index settled just above the 21,830-point plateau, and the market may add to its winnings on Friday. The global...

The China stock market on Thursday snapped the five-day losing streak in which it had plummeted more than 950 points or 27 percent. The Shanghai Composite Index settled just above the 3,080-point plateau, and the market is expected to rebound further on Friday. The global forecast for the Asian markets...

The Taiwan stock market has finished higher now in three straight sessions, surging more than 410 points or 5.6 percent in that span. The Taiwan Stock Exchange settled just above the 7,820-point plateau, and the market inherits another firm lead on Friday. The global forecast for the Asian markets...

The Singapore stock market has finished higher in two of three trading days since the end of the six-day losing streak in which it had tumbled more than 270 points or 9 percent. The Straits Times Index now rests just above the 2,945-point plateau, and the market is looking at another positive lead on...

The Malaysia stock market has finished higher now in three straight sessions, climbing more than 70 points or 4.7 percent in that span. The Kuala Lumpur Composite Index settled just above the 1,600-point plateau, and the market may extend its gains on Friday. The global forecast for the Asian markets...

The winning streak has hit three sessions now for the South Korea stock market, which has advanced 80 points or 4 percent in that span. The KOSPI now rests just below the 1,910-point plateau, and the market is looking at additional support on Friday. The global forecast for the Asian markets is broadly...

The Indian markets rose sharply on Thursday, tracking strong gains in global markets and a rebound in Chinese stocks after a top Federal Reserve official said that a September rate hike is looking less compelling than a few weeks ago given the downside risks that international developments could pose...

Asian-Market-100912_27Aug15.jpg Asian stocks rose across the board on Thursday after Wall Street recorded its biggest rally since 2011 overnight amid signs the Federal Reserve may delay its September rate hike. Chinese shares also closed up for the first time in six days, easing fears that a prolonged slump would cause too much trouble...

The Indian markets opened sharply higher on Thursday, tracking firm Asian cues and strong gains on Wall Street overnight that came after six consecutive sessions of losses. The rupee also appreciated by 29 paise to 65.86 against the dollar in early trading after Federal Reserve Bank of New York President...

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