Asian markets

Sensex jumps 311 points in early deals; Nifty gains over 83 points

The 30-share BSE benchmark Sensex jumped 310.91 points to 54,637.30. The broader NSE Nifty gained 83.35 points to 16,349.50.

published on : 23rd May 2022

Markets rebound after heavy fall in previous trade; Sensex rallies over 635 points

Among the Sensex firms, Sun Pharma, Bajaj Finserv, Titan, Bajaj Finance, IndusInd Bank, Reliance Industries, Dr Reddy's and Tata Steel were the major gainers in early trade.

published on : 13th May 2022

Sensex up by 269 points, Equity indices open in green

At 9:16 am, the Sensex was up 269.23 points or 0.47 per cent at 57435.97, and the Nifty was up 92.80 points or 0.54 per cent at 17266.50.

published on : 19th April 2022

Asian markets track Wall St rally as traders weigh Russia sanctions

Joe Biden's decision to not cut oil exports provided a big boost to Wall Street, where all three main indexes surged from deep in the red to end Feb 24 on a note

published on : 25th February 2022

Asian markets down, oil prices spike as Ukraine-Russia crisis keeps traders on edge

US officials had warned of an imminent incursion by Russia after the Kremlin this week recognised two breakaway regions in Ukraine and said it would provide 'peacekeepers'.

published on : 24th February 2022

Sensex recovers over 300 points tracking steady Asian peers

Analysts believe that global markets regrouped, hoping that Western sanctions on Russia after Russian troop movements near Ukraine might soften Moscow's defiant tone and leave some room to avoid a war

published on : 23rd February 2022

Hong Kong leads Asia down with tech hurt by US China Telecom ban

On Tuesday, the US's Federal Communications Commission cancelled the operating licence of China Telecom's US unit saying it "raised significant national security and law enforcement risks".

published on : 27th October 2021

Asian markets sink on fears of fresh US tariffs on China

The Washington Post and Wall Street Journal said US President Trump had decided to impose 10 percent levies on USD 200 billion of Chinese imports and could make an announcement in the coming days.

published on : 17th September 2018

Trump's USD 200 billion tariff bomb to go off today, say media reports

The fresh tariffs are aimed at putting pressure on Beijing ahead of tough negotiations on its demand for technology transfer from US companies.

published on : 17th September 2018

Asian markets mostly down, US tax cuts head for Trump's desk

Despite the expected passage of the bill, all three main Wall Street indexes ended Tuesday in the red -- having clocked up a series of record closes of late -- and the weak lead kept Asia tethered.

published on : 20th December 2017