Category Archives: Market

Asian markets mixed: Japan skids; China helped by rate cut

Bangkok, Markets were mixed in Asia on Monday, with Japan’s benchmark slipping 0.8% after the government reported the economy contracted 6.3% in annual terms in the last quarter. China’s shares got a boost after the central bank stepped in to …

Asian markets mixed: Japan skids; China helped by rate cut

Bangkok, Markets were mixed in Asia on Monday, with Japan’s benchmark slipping 0.8% after the government reported the economy contracted 6.3% in annual terms in the last quarter. China’s shares got a boost after the central bank stepped in to …

Bahrain exports BD2.298 billion worth of products of national origins in 2019

Manama, The Information and eGovernment Authority (iGA) issued its foreign trade report of year 2019, encompassing data on the balance of trade, imports, exports (national origin), and re-exports.

The value of imports decreased by 11%, reaching BD 4.984 billion during …

Alba wins five major international safety awards from National Safety Council

Manama, Starting 2020 strong with winning five major international Safety Awards from the National Safety Council is one of our best achievements till date, said Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba) Chief Executive Officer Ali Al Baqali on scooping the 2020 Safety …

Alba wins five major international safety awards from National Safety Council

Manama, Starting 2020 strong with winning five major international Safety Awards from the National Safety Council is one of our best achievements till date, said Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba) Chief Executive Officer Ali Al Baqali on scooping the 2020 Safety …

Alba wins five major international safety awards from National Safety Council

Manama, Starting 2020 strong with winning five major international Safety Awards from the National Safety Council is one of our best achievements till date, said Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba) Chief Executive Officer Ali Al Baqali on scooping the 2020 Safety …

Asian stocks rebound from early losses as virus toll grows

Tokyo (AP), Shares rebounded in Asia on Friday after an early sell-off, though Japan’s benchmark declined as investors reacted to news of a growing number of cases of a new virus among the local population.

The Nikkei 225 fell 0.6% …

German economy stagnates with the outlook ‘anything but good’

Berlin, The German economy ran out of steam as 2019 came to an end with growth stagnating amid a contraction in exports and a drop in consumer as well as government spending in the final quarter.

Europe’s biggest economy posted …