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As demand continues to rise and geopolitical risks continue push prices higher, many wonder if oil prices will halt their ascent.
Demography has rarely made it onto the political agenda. But that is changing. These days you see news items about China's one-child policy, or gendercide. And you hear a lot about the aging of populations in rich countries and the health and pensions problems this will bring.
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Robert Prior-Wandesforde, Director, Asia Economics, Credit Suisse expects the Indian central bank to cut its cash reserve ratio by 75 basis points and another 175 basis points of repo rate by January 2013.
Gas prices are rising because demand is rising in the developing world, which is a more consistent and growing pressure than fluctuating tensions in the Middle East, the Christian Science Monitor reports.
Despite rapidly slowing growth, India’s central bank will not cut rates at its meeting on Thursday, because inflation continues to be a threat, says Rajeev Malik.
Developed economies are still experiencing an economic “hard landing” after the credit crunch, despite data showing small increases in gross domestic product, Stephen Gallo, head of market analysis at Schneider Foreign Exchange, said in an interview.
Smaller G20 currencies have outperformed the big four all year, and this strategist sees the trend continuing.
After U.S. stocks finished higher for the second straight session, Cramer on Thursday noted that most issues that had worried investors earlier in the week have since been addressed.
Cotton prices soaring on news that India has halted all exports of the commodity until further notice. So, what's the trade on cotton? Jim Iuorio, TJM Institutional Services, weighs in.
Despite the lingering debt crisis and an incubating recession in many nations of the European Union, many global companies say they are maintaining or even increasing their investments in the euro zone and elsewhere on the Continent. The NYT reports.
Tensions with Iran, rather than supply and demand, may be the reason gas prices have been consistently climbing, but what has yet to be seen is the impact that this will have on the economy and the country on the whole.
Yum is targeting Indian students and young office workers with adaptations of popular Western fast-food products designed to appeal to their unique tastes — hoping this will mirror its success story in China, which now contributes half of its operating profit.
Ramya Suryanarayanan, Economist, DBS Group Research is concerned about the slowdown in India's economy this year and thinks that the RBI won't have much room to reduce interest rates to stimulate growth.
Investors turning to the still-expanding BRIC economies of Brazil, Russia, India and China should be aware that these countries remain exposed to risks – including internal conflict and the impact of climate change – which could undermine their potential for attractive returns, a new report by global analysts Maplecroft warned on Monday.
"From a policy stand point and a strategy stand point, it is very clear that India needs an enormous amount of cash, given the growth opportunity," Vikram Gandhi, founder and CEO of VSG Capital Advisors, told CNBC as India is considering allowing foreigners to invest in local corporate bonds.
Worries over the European debt crisis, a slow recovery in the U.S. and fears over a "hard landing" for China’s economy have left global investors searching for new markets to put their money in. What are the countries with the best prospects for growth?
Demand for gold hit an all-time high in 2011 as European, Indian and Chinese demand soared.
Couples in India may be getting a break from Hindu extremists on this Valentine’s Day, but they will find pursuing love is more expensive this year. The New York Times reports.
American companies adding outsourcing and back office operations in Hyderabad, Bangalore, and Mumbai, are resulting in a boon for high-end hotel brands seeking to build properties in India. The New York Times reports.