World News | Reuters | Monday March 2, 2015
Egypt's parliamentary poll looks set to be delayed after a court ruled part of an election law was unconstitutional and the main election committee said it was working on a new timetable for the long-awaited vot
World News | Reuters | Friday February 20, 2015
More than two-thirds of Russians believe other countries pose a military threat to their nation's security and more Russians now believe in the likelihood of war than at any time this century, a research group said today.
Friday January 23, 2015
A spectacular fall in global crude oil prices, roughly 60 per cent in the last six months, has sent inflation tumbling, reduced India's import bill, will make it easier for the government to cut costly fuel subsidies, and has freed up more disposable...
Sunday January 11, 2015
Food prices probably fueled a sharp rise in retail inflation in December after the record low struck the previous month, according to a Reuters poll, weighing against chances of an early interest rate cut by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI).
World News | Reuters | Wednesday December 24, 2014
A general election to return Thailand to democracy will be held in February 2016 at the earliest, a deputy prime minister said after talks with a U.S. diplomat on Tuesday, a delay Washington later called "unwise and unjustified."
World News | Reuters | Tuesday December 23, 2014
Nearly half of Americans believe Sony Pictures made the wrong decision by canceling the theatrical release of the comedy "The Interview," the film that provoked a cyberattack on the studio, according to a Reuters/Ipsos poll released on Monday.
Monday December 22, 2014
The forecast for 2015 is $8.50 below the average projection in the previous Reuters poll. The November poll number was down $11.20 from October, marking the biggest downgrade in average forecasts since the 2008 economic downturn.
Thursday December 18, 2014
Investor bets on the Indian rupee remained slightly bullish, but long positions in the rupee were trimmed to their lowest level in two months.
Wednesday December 17, 2014
The poll of 18 analysts, taken in the past week, predicts the Sensex will hit 30,000 by June and 32,980 by December 2015. The index - which closed at 26,781.44 on Tuesday - has gained around 27 per cent this year, trumping most major indices.
Wednesday December 10, 2014
The latest survey of 36 economists forecast that retail inflation cooled to an annual rate of 4.50 percent from October's 5.52 per cent.
Saturday November 29, 2014
Markets are pricing in a rate cut although only 4 out of 45 economists in a Reuters poll said the RBI will cut rates.
Friday November 28, 2014
A Reuters poll had expected GDP growth at 5.1 per cent, while the government estimate was around 5 per cent. Forecasts ranged from 6.0 per cent to 4.5 per cent.
World News | Reuters | Friday November 21, 2014
Sri Lankan Health Minister Mithripala Sirisena today resigned from the government and said he would run as a common opposition candidate against President Mahinda Rajapaksa in a snap election due in January.
Thursday November 13, 2014
The latest poll, conducted November 7-13, showed that economists also expect the job market to continue to strengthen and inflation to trend higher.
World News | Reuters | Wednesday November 12, 2014
British Prime Minister David Cameron's Conservatives have taken their largest Ipsos-MORI poll lead over the opposition Labour party in four years, according to the company's latest survey published on Wednesday, less than six months ahead of a nation...
Wednesday November 12, 2014
A Reuters poll had predicted factory production to have increased by 0.6 per cent.
Sunday November 9, 2014
Gold's rout may be far from over, with many analysts and traders surveyed by Reuters predicting prices could fall to $1,000 per ounce by the end of the year, the first time at that level since 2009, even after Friday's 3-per cent short-covering rally...
Friday November 7, 2014
The poll predicted the rupee at 61.70 per dollar in six months and 62.36 rupees in a year.
Tuesday November 4, 2014
The non-GAAP net income - which excludes the share-based compensation expenses and amortisation of intangible assets - compared with a consensus estimate of $1.17 billion based on a Thomson Reuters SmartEstimate poll of 21 analysts.
World News | Reuters | Tuesday November 4, 2014
Nearly 75 per cent of Americans surveyed in a Reuters/Ipsos poll believe medics returning to the United States after treating people with Ebola should be quarantined, and 80 per cent believe the healthcare workers' movements should be controlled.
World News | Reuters | Sunday October 26, 2014
Public approval of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's government slumped after the resignation of two high-profile cabinet ministers last week, according to a poll published on Sunday, adding more pressure on Mr Abe as he struggles to turn around the Japane...
Friday October 24, 2014
India's economy will likely grow at its fastest pace in two years in the current fiscal year as Prime Minister Narendra Modi implements reforms to attract investment, a Reuters poll of economists showed on Friday.
Friday October 24, 2014
China's economy is expected to expand 7.4 per cent this year, narrowly missing the government's 7.5 per cent annual target, as Beijing tries to derive more future growth from consumer demand rather than exports. In 2015, economists predict growth to ...
Friday October 24, 2014
Economists anticipate subdued growth in China and the euro zone next year, though signals from India are more positive, according to a Reuters poll released on Friday. The gloomy outlook in two major oil consuming markets added to fears of slowing o...