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Indian shares opened higher on Monday, tracking firm global cues as investors took Fed Chair Janet Yellen's comments largely in their stride. The benchmark BSE Sensex was up 63 points or 0.24 percent at 26,717 in early trade after climbing over 5 percent to log its biggest weekly gain in nearly three...

Indian shares may open higher on Monday after global markets took Fed Chair Janet Yellen's comments largely in stride. Besides, news of intensifying rains in Kerala and Karnataka and renewed hopes of GST getting passed in the monsoon session of parliament may also support underlying sentiment. Benchmark...

The Thai stock market has tracked to the upside in four consecutive sessions, collecting more than 30 points or 2.2 percent along the way. The Stock Exchange of Thailand settled just above the 1,410-point plateau, and the market is expected to open higher again on Monday. The global forecast for the...

The Indonesia stock market has moved higher now in three straight sessions, gathering more than 100 points or 2 percent along the way. The Jakarta Composite Index settled just beneath the 4,815-point plateau, and the market may extend its gains on Monday. The global forecast for the Asian markets...

The win streak has reached four sessions now for the Hong Kong stock market, which has advanced more than 770 points or 3.9 percent in that span. The Hang Seng Index now rests just above the 20,575-point plateau, and the market is looking at another firm lead for Monday. The global forecast for the...

The China stock market turned lower again on Friday, one session after it had ended the two-day slide in which it had fallen more than 10 points or 0.3 percent. The Shanghai Composite Index remains just above the 2,820-point plateau, although the market may bounce higher again on Monday. The global...

The Taiwan stock market has alternated between positive and negative finishes since the end of the two-day winning streak in which it had spiked almost 350 points or 4.2 percent. The Taiwan Stock Exchange settled just beneath the 8,465-point plateau, and the market is looking at continued support again...

The Singapore stock market has finished higher in three straight sessions, gaining almost 55 points or 1.9 percent in that span. The Straits Times Index settled just above the 2,800-point plateau, and the market may extend its gains on Monday. The global forecast for the Asian markets is cautiously...

The Malaysia stock market has moved higher now in three consecutive trading days, advancing almost a dozen point or 0.7 percent along the way. The Kuala Lumpur Composite Index settled just above the 1,635-point plateau, and the market has another positive lead on Monday. The global forecast for the...

The South Korea stock market has alternated between positive and negative finishes through the last four trading days since the end of the two-day winning streak in which it had gathered 8 points or 0.4 percent. The KOSPI now rests just beneath the 1,970-point plateau, and the market may add to its winnings...

Indian shares rose for a fourth consecutive session on Friday, with firm global cues and continued strength in rupee on the back of fresh foreign capital inflows supporting underlying sentiment. The BSE Sensex rallied 286.92 points or 1.09 percent to settle at 26,653.60 and the broader Nifty index...

Asianmarkets-111914_27May16.jpg Asian stocks rose broadly on Friday, even as oil prices dipped and data showed growth in profits at Chinese industrial firms slowed in April compared to the previous month. The yen weakened against the U.S. dollar in early trade as tepid inflation data put additional pressure on policymakers to delay...

Indian shares opened notably higher on Friday to extend gains for the fourth consecutive session. The rupee gained for the third day and was up 12 paise at 67.05 per dollar, tracking gains in global equities as the dollar index turned lower ahead of a speech from Fed Chair Janet Yellen and the second...

Asian-Market-100912_26May16.jpg Asian stock markets are mostly higher on Friday, shrugging off the mixed cues overnight from Wall Street and a slight pullback in the price of crude oil. However, gains are modest in most markets as investors waited for clues about the next U.S. interest rate hike from Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen's speech later in the day.

Indian shares look set to open a tad higher on Friday, helped by positive global cues and a rising trend in rupee amid fresh foreign fund inflows. Sounding upbeat about India's economic prospects, global rating agency Fitch said India's GDP growth would slowly accelerate to 8 percent by fiscal year...

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