Dec 31, 2015 7:18 AM ET
Stocks in Mumbai edged higher in thin trading. GIC Housing Finance plans to buy 16% stake in LIC Nomura mutual fund unit. National Highways Authority of India awarded first phase development contract for Delhi-Meerut to Welspun Enterprises.
Dec 30, 2015 7:20 AM ET
Sensex in Mumbai traded lower on global growth worries and caution ahead of derivatives expiration. Bharti acquired 74% stake in Augere Wireless Broadband. SREI agreed to acquire leasing joint venture stake from its France-based partner BNP Paribas.
Dec 30, 2015 6:50 AM ET
Nikkei 225 average in Tokyo closed up 9.1% and led the developed markets in the world. Bridgestone Corp said it has no plans to revise its offer higher for Pep Boys.
Dec 29, 2015 6:58 AM ET
Stocks in Japan advanced on bargain-hunting and strength in construction and pharmaceuticals. Toshiba seeks a new credit line of 300 billion yen and plans large-scale restructuring. FamilyMartís sales and operating profits soar. Dydo Drinco completes the acquisition of two beverage business.
Dec 29, 2015 6:35 AM ET
Sensex index in Mumbai declined and markets across Asia retained a negative bias on the weakening economic backdrop in China and falling energy imports from Japan. Rupee traded near record low, despite the oil prices easing to 11-year low.
Dec 28, 2015 7:00 AM ET
India and Russian companies sign contacts to increase local content in defense equipment and systems and speed up construction of nuclear power plants. Tata Power, Essar, Reliance, Bharat Forge are some of the leading companies engaged in joint developments.
Dec 28, 2015 6:49 AM ET
The Nikkei 225 average closed higher as bargain-hunting offset disappointing November production and retail data. Taiwan-based Hon Hai Precision Industry is exploring to acquire Sharp Corp. Tri-Stage expects annual net income to plunge 23.1%.
Dec 25, 2015 9:32 AM ET
Nikkei 225 average closed lower in muted trading and the yen edged down against the U.S. dollar. J. Front Retailing reported nine-month sales increased 2.5% and net income soared 79%.
Dec 24, 2015 8:27 AM ET
Reliance Defence and Russia-based AlmazAntey for manufacture the four frigates for the Indian Navy worth $4.8 billion. Singapore controlled fund invested $300 million in housing projects developed by DLF. ONGC plans to invest $530 million in three coal-bed methane blocks in eastern India.
Dec 24, 2015 8:03 AM ET
Nikkei 225 average slipped and the yen eased in thin trading as markets in Europe and in New York wind down ahead of Christmas Holiday. Fujitsu Ltd decided to separate its mobile phone and computing businesses. Monex Group reported November revenues edged.