Japan shares rise on robust US data, China worries cap gains
The Nikkei 225 index ended Monday up 0.33 per cent at 23,430.70.
Record paddy procurement on cards due to higher MSP, headwinds in exports
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Inflation & IIP prints, trade deal & other global cues to steer Dalal Street this week
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India's renewable energy programme of 450 GW has attracted attention as it is largest in the world: Javadekar
COP-25, which started on Dec 2 and concludes on Dec 13, is an important conference on climate change as countries prepare to move from pre-2020 period under the Kyoto Protocol to post-2020 period under the Paris Agreement.
Global policy uncertainty could push 7 mn in India, 31 mn globally into poverty: World Bank
Highlighting that India's exports could rise by about half a percentage point and income by 0.2% from trade diversion due to trade conflict between other countries, it cautioned worsening trade conflict leading to a slump in investor confidence to push more than 31 million people into poverty.
Export drop Shows why China needs to agree on a trade deal
Total exports in November dropped 1.1 per cent from a year ago.
Startup Central: Will IKEA break global format in India?
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MoUs signed with Amazon, Flipkart to provide global market access to MSMEs
Dr Guruprasad Mohapatra, Secretary in the Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT), said that MSME sector is the backbone of the Punjab industry and accounts for nearly 60% of the total output.
Crude oil futures rise on positive global cues
Analysts said raising of bets by participants kept crude prices higher in futures trade.
Top shadow banks soothed by yield-hungry global funds
The government needs a healthier shadow banking sector as it tries to boost economic growth.
As Alphabet chief, Pichai joins global CEO A-list
Founders Brin, Page step down; Pichai, who remains Google CEO, to run world’s third most valuable firm that currently faces regulatory scrutiny. Investors have rewarded Google stock, with the company’s market cap doubling to nearly $900 billion since Pichai took over. Pichai studied in IIT-Kharagpur before moving to Stanford University for his Masters.
ExxonMobil wants global arbitration option, compensation assurance
ExxonMobil appears to be warming up to India lately. It recently signed a preliminary agreement with ONGC to undertake joint technical studies, cooperate in difficult fields and jointly bid for exploration acreages. It accessed the government’s National Data Repository to study large amount of geological data to evaluate the possibility of an exploration bet.
Global coal power set for record fall in 2019: IEEFA
In an analysis it said this would amount to a reduction of around 300 terawatt hours (TWh), more than the combined total output from coal in Germany, Spain and the UK last year. The analysis is based on monthly electricity sector data from around the world for the first seven to 10 months of the year, depending on data availability in each country.
India ranks 5th in Global Climate Risk Index
India is the fifth most vulnerable country to climate change, according to a report released by Environment think tank, Germanwatch. In the Climate Risk Index 2020, India’s rank has worsened from the 14th spot in 2017 to 5th in 2018 in the global vulnerability ladder.
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