Inbound M&A into India totals $9.86 billion this year, the highest in Asia, Thomson Reuters data shows, pointing to growing confidence among overseas firms in the potential of a 1.2 billion-strong consumer market. "India as a country is under-consumed. In 2012, foreign direct investment into India dipped about 7 percent to $29.3 billion.» Read More
BENGHAZI, Libya, Jan 23- At a construction site on Benghazi's waterfront, engineer Seraj Bushada proudly points to a giant hole in the ground that will make way for a 48- floor office tower that city officials hope will help transform part of this port city into a modern business district.
LONDON, Jan 9- The LED lighting industry is set to dominate the global market more than a century after its discovery, benefitting from a widespread ban of conventional incandescent bulbs and as the market share of competing green replacements fade.
Showrooming, the retail term for shoppers who try a product, then buy it cheaper on Amazon.com or other websites, has driven retailers to the point of hiding barcodes, improving their own websites and coming up with methods to get people to complete their purchase in the store.
The tragic Sandy Hook shooting sparked a surge in sales of an unexpected product: bullet-proof backpacks.
BRUSSELS, Dec 12- Euro zone factory output continued its steep fall in autumn this year, underscoring the feeble domestic demand that risks prolonging the bloc's recession.
*Target to open across Canada starting next spring. TORONTO, Dec 9- Canadian retailers of all stripes are bracing for the day next spring when Target Corp unlocks the doors of its first stores north of the border, but its instant competitive heft probably won't weigh on all retail stocks equally.
October's figures were the first annual rise in industrial production since August 2011, when Brazil's central bank began a series of interest rate cuts aimed at protecting Latin America's largest economy from the effects of a global slowdown.
*Data suggests more central bank easing, Poland to cut on Wednesday. PRAGUE, Dec 3- Manufacturing in the EU's two biggest eastern economies shrank for the eighth straight month in November, pointing to a further slowdown in Poland and a fifth month of recession for the export-dependent Czechs.
*Staples like autos, appliances to benefit alongside discretionary. TORONTO, Nov 29- While fear of the U.S. fiscal cliff promises to hold financial markets hostage at least to year-end, a surge in Black Friday shopping and a recovery in the U.S. housing market has Canadian investors looking to a few consumer-fed stocks for potential growth.
NEW YORK, Nov 26- Daniel Allen stared in shock after opening the door to his grandmother's closet. "She was a packrat," said Allen, who was helping his family clean his 92- year-old grandmother's Waterloo, Indiana, farmhouse after she passed away in March. "
The stock market is risky as it is, Cramer said, adding investors should have to worry about software glitches, as well.
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