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Indian shares rise over 1pc as financials lead surge

Indian shares rise over 1pc as financials lead surge

The NSE Nifty 50 index rose 1.25pc to 9,431 by 0516 GMT, while the S&P BSE Sensex gained 1.18pc to 31,973. On Wednesday, Indian...

Australia shares end 1.3pc firmer as central bank fans swift recovery hopes

Australia shares end 1.3pc firmer as central bank fans swift recovery hopes

The benchmark S&P/ASX 200 closed 1.3pc higher at 5,851.1, hovering near its strongest level since March 11. A sub-index of financial firms advanced 3.1pc...

Oil falls as surprise US stock build douses demand recovery hopes

Oil falls as surprise US stock build douses demand recovery hopes

US West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures were down 3pc, or 98 cents, at $31.83 a barrel at 0709 GMT. The US futures slipped...

Airbus and Safran shares rise on Boeing cost cuts and 737 MAX restart

Airbus and Safran shares rise on Boeing cost cuts and 737 MAX restart

Safran was up 2.2pc while Airbus rose 1.3pc in early trading. PARIS: Shares in French aerospace companies Airbus and Safran rose on Thursday, buoyed by...

Recovery hopes power UK stocks; easyJet jumps

Recovery hopes power UK stocks; easyJet jumps

Low-cost airline easyJet Plc rose 4.3pc to the top of the FTSE 100 as it said it would cut up to 30pc of its...

S.Korean shares edge lower on rising Sino-US tensions, grim economic outlook

S.Korean shares edge lower on rising Sino-US tensions, grim economic outlook

The Seoul stock market's benchmark KOSPI closed down 2.66 points, or 0.13pc, at 2,028.54. Shares of Samsung Electronics and SK Hynix closed up 1pc...

Russian stocks to recover after COVID-19 in 2020, hit record highs in 2021

Russian stocks to recover after COVID-19 in 2020, hit record highs in 2021

The MOEX rouble-denominated index is seen recovering to 2,900 by the end of this year, up 5.3pc from 2,754 on May 26. Year-end forecasts...

European shares extend gains on stimulus boost

European shares extend gains on stimulus boost

The pan-European STOXX 600 rose 0.6pc by 0718 GMT, with travel & leisure, telecoms and automakers leading the gains. French aerospace companies Airbus and...

China stocks end higher as investors eye fresh stimulus

China stocks end higher as investors eye fresh stimulus

The smaller Shenzhen index closed 0.3pc lower and the start-up board ChiNext Composite index was weaker by 0.8pc. The yuan was 0.19pc stronger at...

Dow ends up 2.2pc, extending rally on reopening optimism

Dow ends up 2.2pc, extending rally on reopening optimism

The Dow Jones Industrial Average stood rose 2.2 percent or more than 550 points to 25,548.27. NEW YORK: The Dow posted big gains again Wednesday...

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