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China GDP falls to 26-year low
IANS | 20 Jan, 2017
China's economy grew 6.7 per cent year on year in 2016, the slowest pace of growth in 26 years, but well within the government's target range, official data showed on Friday.
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UK will be a global leader on trade: PM
IANS | 20 Jan, 2017
British Prime Minister Theresa May on Thursday told leaders at the World Economic Forum here that the UK will be a "world leader" on trade.
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Retailers missing $187 bn digital opportunity: Cisco
IANS | 20 Jan, 2017
Retailers remain in the early phases of digital transformation and are missing a $187 billion opportunity by not prioritising investments in employee productivity, global networking giant Cisco said on Thursday.
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China's first freight train to UK reaches London
IANS | 19 Jan, 2017
The first freight train from China to the UK has rolled into London, more than two weeks after it left the Chinese port city of Yiwu, media reported. The train reached its destination on Wednesday, CNN Money reported. The journey covered nearly 8,000 miles.
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US economy continues modest expansion: Survey
IANS | 19 Jan, 2017
US economic activity continued to expand at a modest pace from late November through the end of last year, a new survey released by the Federal Reserve showed.
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S.Korean court frees Samsung heir for briberycharge
IANS | 19 Jan, 2017
A South Korean court on Thursday rejected a request from prosecutors to detain the Samsung Group heir apparent, despite alleged charges of bribery, perjury and embezzlement.
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Britain will leave the EU single market: Theresa May
IANS | 18 Jan, 2017
British Prime Minister Theresa May said Britain was to leave the European Union's single market but would pursue ambitious new trade agreements. May also said the final Brexit deal struck between the UK and EU would be submitted to a vote in both chambers of Parliament.
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No one can win a trade war, says Xi at Davos
IANS | 18 Jan, 2017
China on Tuesday robustly defended globalisation with its President Xi Jinping arguing at the World Economic Forum here that economic integration has powered human advancement and improved the lives of millions of people.
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Pakistan to repay $500 mn loan to China: Minister
IANS | 18 Jan, 2017
Pakistani Finance Minister Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar has directed the State Bank of Pakistan to repay a loan of $500 million to the Chinese State Administration of Foreign Exchange (SAFE), upon its maturity on January 23, the Finance Ministry said.
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Chinese yuan strengthens against dollar
IANS | 18 Jan, 2017
The central parity rate of the Chinese currency renminbi (yuan) on Wednesday strengthened 467 basis points to 6.8525 against the US dollar, the Foreign Exchange Trade System said.
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Currency Import Export
US Dollar
68.65
67.00
UK Pound
86.50
83.75
Euro
72.45
70.00
Japanese Yen 58.75 56.85
As on 21 Jan, 2017
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