Daily Archives: December 29, 2016

Venezuela president extends date to use 100-bolivar bills

Venezuela president extends date to use 100-bolivar bills

الجمعه 1438/4/1 هـ الموافق 2016/12/30 م واس

CARACAS, Venezuela, Rabi’II 01, 1438, December 30, 2016, SPA — President Nicolas Maduro has again extended the deadline for Venezuelans to stop using their old

Brazil could simplify oil tax rules as part of broad reform- source

Brazil could simplify oil tax rules as part of broad reform- source

Friday 1438/4/1 – 2016/12/30

BRASILIA, Rabi’II 01, 1438, December 30, 2016, SPA — Brazil’s government is considering simplifying the tax regime of the oil and gas industry as

EU commission approves support measures for Italy’s Monte Paschi bank

Brussels, Rabi’I 30, 1438, December 29, 2016, SPA — The Italian government has received the green light
from European Union authorities to provide liquidity measures for its
ailing lender Monte dei Paschi di Siena (MPS), according to dpa.
The European …

Asian stocks fall

TOKYO, 30 Rabi’I,1438 AH, 29 December,2016 , SPA — Asian shares mostly dropped in thin trading Thursday, taking their cue from a slide on Wall Street as the stronger yen helped send Japanese stocks lower, AP reported.
Japan’s benchmark Nikkei …

Wall Street Closing

New York, 30 Rabi’I, 1438,December 29, 2016, SPA — U.S. stocks reversed course after opening higher and ended the session with significant losses, a rarity in the last six weeks, with the Dow industrials again failing to reach 20,000.
The …

South Korea cuts 2017 growth forecast to 2.6 percent

SEOUL, South Korea, Rabi’I 30, 1438, December 29, 2016, SPA — South Korea has revised down its growth outlook for 2017 citing increased uncertainties in the United States and a sagging recovery in domestic consumption, according to AP.
South Korea’s …

Muscat Stock Index Gains 17.65 Points

Muscat, Muscat Securities Market (MSM) general index (30) today added 17. 65 points, comprising a rise by 0.31 percent to close at 5,782.71 points, compared to the last session, which stood at 5,765.05 points.

The trading value today stood at …