US dollar rallies on Fed officials' comments

October 5, 2016 by · Comments Off on US dollar rallies on Fed officials' comments 

NEW YORK, Oct. 5 — The US dollar climbed against other major currencies on Tuesday on Federal Reserve officials' hawkish remarks on raising interest rates.

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Gold sinks below Rs 30k-mark, silver down by Rs 600

May 11, 2016 by · Comments Off on Gold sinks below Rs 30k-mark, silver down by Rs 600 

NEW Delhi, May 10 — Sliding for the second straight day, gold dipped below the Rs 30,000-mark by losing Rs 250 to Rs 29,850 per 10 grams at the bullion market on Tuesday, amid a subdued demand from jewellers and a weak trend overseas.

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China central bank projects 2016 growth at 6.8 pct

December 17, 2015 by · Comments Off on China central bank projects 2016 growth at 6.8 pct 

BEIJING, Dec. 16 — China's central bank projected its baseline forecast for 2016 growth at 6.8 percent on Wednesday, expecting the number of positive factors to gradually increase despite downward pressure on the economy.

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Peso ends flat vs. US dollar ahead of FOMC decision announcement

December 17, 2015 by · Comments Off on Peso ends flat vs. US dollar ahead of FOMC decision announcement 

By Joann Santiago

MANILA, Dec. 16 (PNA) — The Philippine peso ended flat on Wednesday against the US dollar as investors await the Federal Reserve's policy decision later in the day.

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Tokyo shares open higher on US rate raise expectation

November 19, 2015 by · Comments Off on Tokyo shares open higher on US rate raise expectation 

TOKYO, Nov. 19 — Tokyo shares opened higher on Thursday, with market expectation of an US interest rate raise in December strengthened by the released minutes of a Federal Reserve meeting.

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U.S. dollar rises on Fed minutes

November 19, 2015 by · Comments Off on U.S. dollar rises on Fed minutes 

NEW YORK, Nov. 19 — The U.S. dollar increased against most major currencies on Wednesday as the Federal Reserve minutes for its latest meeting bolstered the prospect of a year-end rate hike.

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Oil prices rebound amid falling U.S. output

September 22, 2015 by · Comments Off on Oil prices rebound amid falling U.S. output 

NEW YORK, Sept. 22 — Oil prices bounced Monday as data suggested that U.S. crude output is dropping amid low prices.

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Gold edges up on increased buying, silver drops

September 20, 2015 by · Comments Off on Gold edges up on increased buying, silver drops 

MUMBAI, Sept. 19 — Gold prices gained further momentum at the domestic bullion market here on firm demand from jewellery stockists and traders amid a buoyant overseas trend.

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Gold sharply rallies after U.S. Fed leaves interest rate unchanged

September 20, 2015 by · Comments Off on Gold sharply rallies after U.S. Fed leaves interest rate unchanged 

CHICAGO, Sept. 19 — Gold futures on the COMEX division of the New York Mercantile Exchange settled sharply higher Friday following the U.S. central bank's decision to keep interest rate unchanged a day earlier.

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Nikkei plunges 2.51% following surge, market eyes Fed's rate hike

September 11, 2015 by · Comments Off on Nikkei plunges 2.51% following surge, market eyes Fed's rate hike 

TOKYO, Sept. 10 — Tokyo stocks plunged Thursday with the Nikkei index falling 2.51 percent as poor machinery order data invited investors to offload shares following the market's historic jump yesterday on hopes for more easing in china and corporate tax cuts in Japan.

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