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China's economy grows slower than expected on weak demand, job insecurity

The government is aiming for economic growth of around 5.0% for 2024, a target that many analysts believe is ambitious and may require more stimulus

China's economy grows slower than expected on weak demand, job insecurity
Updated On : 15 Jul 2024 | 11:41 AM IST

Nvidia investor dilemma: How much is too much in a stock portfolio?

Funds that owned Nvidia have so far reaped the benefits

Nvidia investor dilemma: How much is too much in a stock portfolio?
Updated On : 15 Jul 2024 | 11:28 AM IST

What is China's 'third plenum'? Everything you need to know about it

The first, second and seventh plenums typically focus on the power transition between Central Committees

What is China's 'third plenum'? Everything you need to know about it
Updated On : 15 Jul 2024 | 11:26 AM IST

US Fed Chairman Powell opens key week of Fedspeak as rate cut case develops

The Fed meets July 30-31, but under the central bank's rules policymakers can't comment about monetary policy from this Saturday, July 20, until the Friday after the meeting

US Fed Chairman Powell opens key week of Fedspeak as rate cut case develops
Updated On : 15 Jul 2024 | 11:06 AM IST

Back-to-school spending in US to remain muted in 2024, says Deloitte

Parents typically look for large discounts on sneakers, computers, clothing and backpacks ahead of the new school year

Back-to-school spending in US to remain muted in 2024, says Deloitte
Updated On : 15 Jul 2024 | 11:04 AM IST

China's June new home prices fall at fastest pace in 9 years, shows data

New home prices were down 4.5 per cent from a year earlier, hitting the lowest since June 2015, deeper than a 3.9 per cent slide in May, according to Reuters calculations based on NBS data

China's June new home prices fall at fastest pace in 9 years, shows data
Updated On : 15 Jul 2024 | 10:41 AM IST

Ind-Ra to monitor MTNL as interest payment default triggers govt guarantee

In July 2023, MTNL raised Rs 2,480 crore ($296.97 million) through 10-year government-guaranteed bonds at a semi-annual coupon of 7.59 per cent and the interest payment is due on July 20

Ind-Ra to monitor MTNL as interest payment default triggers govt guarantee
Updated On : 15 Jul 2024 | 9:56 AM IST

Bond futures fall, dollar firm as markets grapple with US politics

A holiday in Japan made for thin trading conditions and the early action was confined to a modest rise in the dollar

Bond futures fall, dollar firm as markets grapple with US politics
Updated On : 15 Jul 2024 | 8:40 AM IST

Biden orders independent review of security after Trump rally incident

'There is no place in America for this kind of violence or any violence for that matter, an assassination attempt is contrary to everything we stand for ... as a nation - everything,' Biden said

Biden orders independent review of security after Trump rally incident
Updated On : 15 Jul 2024 | 12:02 AM IST

Biden, Democrats scramble after Trump assassination bid upends campaign

Other Democratic candidates running this year are also rethinking their plans to focus on the dangers they have said Trump poses if elected

Biden, Democrats scramble after Trump assassination bid upends campaign
Updated On : 14 Jul 2024 | 11:50 PM IST

Hamas says it has not withdrawn from ceasefire talks after Israel attacks

Saturday's strike in the Khan Younis area of Gaza, in which at least 90 Palestinians were killed according to local health authorities, has put the ceasefire talks in doubt

Hamas says it has not withdrawn from ceasefire talks after Israel attacks
Updated On : 14 Jul 2024 | 10:50 PM IST

Donald Trump survives assassination attempt, slain bystander identified

Authorities identified a rally attendee who was shot and killed as Corey Comperatore, 50, of Sarver, Pennsylvania, who was killed when he dove on top of his family to protect them from hail of bullets

Donald Trump survives assassination attempt, slain bystander identified
Updated On : 14 Jul 2024 | 10:46 PM IST

Goldman challenges result of Federal Reserve's 'stress test': Report

The tested banks overall saw losses of 17.6 per cent to existing loan balances on credit cards and among them Goldman Sachs recorded 25.4 per cent in losses

Goldman challenges result of Federal Reserve's 'stress test': Report
Updated On : 14 Jul 2024 | 8:07 PM IST

Biden administration created atmosphere that provoked attack, claims Russia

We do not believe that the attempt to eliminate and assassinate Trump was organised by the current authorities, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters

Biden administration created atmosphere that provoked attack, claims Russia
Updated On : 14 Jul 2024 | 5:12 PM IST

OpenAI whistleblowers urge US SEC to investigate restrictive NDAs

The AI company made employees sign agreements that required them to waive their federal rights to whistleblower compensation, according to the letter seen by the Washington Post

OpenAI whistleblowers urge US SEC to investigate restrictive NDAs
Updated On : 13 Jul 2024 | 11:53 PM IST

Boeing begins long-delayed 777-9 certification flight testing with US FAA

The company said it conducted its first flight on Friday night after receiving Type Inspection Authorization (TIA)

Boeing begins long-delayed 777-9 certification flight testing with US FAA
Updated On : 13 Jul 2024 | 8:21 PM IST

Hyundai Motor rules out any special worker share allocation despite stir

Hundreds of workers at the company's main Indian plant at Sriperumbudur near Chennai demonstrated this week to demand a share allocation in the upcoming record $3 billion listing

Hyundai Motor rules out any special worker share allocation despite stir
Updated On : 13 Jul 2024 | 12:24 AM IST

CCI antitrust probe finds Apple abused position in apps market: Report

The Indian investigation report comes as Apple faces increased antitrust scrutiny in other regions

CCI antitrust probe finds Apple abused position in apps market: Report
Updated On : 12 Jul 2024 | 11:51 PM IST

Airbus launches cost cutting measures to 'save 2024' after output troubles

An Airbus spokesperson declined to comment on internal memos but confirmed the existence of a performance-improvement plan

Airbus launches cost cutting measures to 'save 2024' after output troubles
Updated On : 12 Jul 2024 | 10:53 PM IST

Airways major Lufthansa slashes 2024 profit target for a second time

Equity analysts said Lufthansa's decision was not surprising, given its cost challenges linked to strikes earlier this year and delivery delays from plane manufacturers

Airways major Lufthansa slashes 2024 profit target for a second time
Updated On : 12 Jul 2024 | 6:49 PM IST