Thomson Reuters | Tuesday March 31, 2015
India's benchmark BSE Sensex will recover from a recent dip to set a record high this year but analysts are less bullish than they were three months ago, a Reuters poll found.
World News | Reuters | Monday March 30, 2015
A third of Republicans believe President Barack Obama poses an imminent threat to the United States, outranking concerns about Russian President Vladimir Putin and Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.
World News | Reuters | Tuesday March 24, 2015
A majority of Brazilians favour impeaching President Dilma Rousseff due to an economic slump and a snowballing corruption scandal at state-run oil company Petrobras, according to a poll released on Monday.
Reuters | Thursday March 19, 2015
Owners of the iPhone are a particularly important market for Apple as it launches the new watch, which goes on sale April 24.
Reuters | Saturday March 14, 2015
Only about half of respondents said they had even heard news of the timepiece in the last few days.
World News | Reuters | Wednesday March 11, 2015
Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev said today he will seek re-election in a snap poll next month, which will almost certainly see him extend his 26 years at the helm of the oil-exporting nation by another five.
Thomson Reuters | Thursday March 12, 2015
Indian factory growth probably lost more momentum in January while inflation remained below the Reserve Bank of India's target last month, bolstering chances of further interest rate cuts, a Reuters poll found.
Thomson Reuters | Monday March 9, 2015
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) will lower interest rates further over the coming year but only gradually, according to economists polled by Reuters.
Thomson Reuters | Saturday March 7, 2015
The Chinese yuan will likely rise only slightly over the coming year as broad dollar strength, the threat of deflation and weak economic growth raises the chance of further stimulus from the central bank, while the rupee is expected to depreciate mar...
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...