Thursday July 24, 2014
China and India have been stung by the West's slow recovery from the Great Recession and, adding to the problem, both countries have struggled to implement reforms at home to boost productivity and consumer spending.
Monday July 14, 2014
A Reuters poll had forecast the consumer price inflation rate would moderate to 7.95 per cent in June from 8.28 per cent in the previous month.
Monday July 14, 2014
Economists in a Reuters poll forecast that consumer price inflation probably eased to 7.95 per cent last month, down from 8.28 per cent in May.
Monday July 14, 2014
China's economy probably steadied in the second quarter with annual growth holding firm at 7.4 per cent, a Reuters poll showed.
Thursday July 10, 2014
Factory output probably rose for a second consecutive month in May, despite slow growth in core industries, while inflation eased last month, according to a Reuters poll.
World | Reuters | Tuesday July 8, 2014
Three activist groups in Chinese-ruled Macau, the world's biggest gambling hub, are planning an informal referendum on democracy, an organiser said on Tuesday, following the footsteps of neighbouring Hong Kong whose ballot China branded illegal.
World | Reuters | Thursday July 3, 2014
Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff has gained ground among voters after months of declining support, according to a new poll published on Wednesday, apparently benefiting from a successful start to the World Cup.
World | Reuters | Tuesday July 1, 2014
British Prime Minister David Cameron's Conservative party took a rare lead over the opposition Labour party in an opinion poll on Monday, despite Cameron suffering a high profile political defeat in Europe last week.
World | Reuters | Sunday June 29, 2014
More than 765,000 votes had been cast by early afternoon on Sunday, the final day of an unofficial referendum on democratic reforms in Hong Kong, part of a civil campaign that has been branded illegal by local and mainland Chinese authorities.
World | Reuters | Friday June 27, 2014
Jakarta Governor Joko "Jokowi" Widodo has a nine percentage point lead over ex-general Prabowo Subianto with less than two weeks before Indonesia's July 9 presidential election, according to the latest opinion poll published on Friday.
Thursday June 26, 2014
The Sensex, already trading near all-time highs, will rise to 27,750 points by the end of December, according to the median forecasts in a poll of 24 analysts taken in the past week. It ended at 25,313 on Wednesday.
Monday June 23, 2014
The HSBC/Markit Flash China Manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index rose to 50.8 in June from May's final reading of 49.4, beating a Reuters poll forecast of 49.7 and creeping above the 50-point level that separates growth in activity from contracti...
World | Reuters | Sunday June 22, 2014
Nearly 600,000 votes have been cast in three days of an unofficial referendum on democratic reforms in Hong Kong, part of a civil campaign that has been branded illegal by the former British colony and by Communist Party authorities in Beijing.
Friday June 20, 2014
Long positions on the rupee, however, fell to the lowest level since late April, as higher oil prices on intensifying turmoil in Iraq are seen hurting India's economy and further straining government finances.
Wednesday June 18, 2014
Of the 124 companies who responded to the poll, none reported a negative outlook for the first time in the survey's history. The Thomson Reuters Business Sentiment Index rose significantly to 74 in the second quarter compared to a 64 reading in the f...
World | Reuters | Monday June 9, 2014
An exit poll in Kosovo gave the ruling Democratic Party of Kosovo (PDK) a narrow lead on Sunday with 33 percent in a parliamentary election marked by frustration among Kosovars over poverty and corruption.
World | Reuters | Sunday June 8, 2014
Colombia's leftist FARC rebels declared a ceasefire on Saturday for a three-week period covering a tight presidential election race on June 15, campaigning for which has centered on how to end five decades of war with the guerrilla group.
World | Reuters | Friday June 6, 2014
President Dilma Rousseff has lost ground among Brazilian voters, but have her main rivals as Brazilian voters remain undecided ahead of the Oct. 5 election, according to a poll on Friday
Friday June 6, 2014
The rupee is among the best-performing emerging currencies this year, rising 4 four percent since January.
Tuesday June 3, 2014
Economists in a Reuters poll had overwhelmingly expected the RBI would keep India's policy repo rate on hold after last tightening by a quarter percentage point in January.