On October 05, 2016 16:34 (IST)
Businesses have reined in spending amid growing caution about the economic outlook and political uncertainty as Britain gears up to start divorce proceedings from the European Union and Germany and France face elections.
On July 12, 2016 00:01 (IST)
A top European share index rose on Monday to post its highest close since Britain voted to leave the European Union, after Theresa May won the race to succeed David Cameron as Prime Minister, reducing political uncertainty in the UK.
On June 28, 2016 10:53 (IST)
Brexit creates huge political uncertainty and will put pressure on global growth, the International Monetary Fund (IMF)'s Deputy Managing Director Zhu Min said on Tuesday.
On January 06, 2015 17:01 (IST)
The BSE Sensex fell over 3 per cent on Tuesday in its biggest loss since the rupee crisis in 2013. An unrelenting slide in oil prices and political uncertainty in Greece weighed on stock markets across the globe.
On January 06, 2015 15:49 (IST)
The BSE Sensex and Nifty fell more than 2 per cent on Tuesday as Indian stock markets headed for their biggest daily loss since the midst of the rupee crisis in 2013. An unrelenting slide in oil prices and political uncertainty in Greece weighed on stock markets across the globe.
On January 06, 2015 09:44 (IST)
The Sensex fell to over 500 points to 27,330 at its day's low, tracking weak Asian shares tumbled as sliding oil prices and political uncertainty in Greece forced investors out of risk assets.
On January 05, 2015 18:43 (IST)
Globally, the yellow metal climbed on safe-haven demand amid lingering fears of a global economic slowdown and political uncertainty in Greece despite strong dollar sentiment.
On December 10, 2014 09:39 (IST)
Gold was trading close to a seven-week peak on Wednesday, boosted by safe-haven bids as the dollar weakened on cautious comments by US Federal Reserve officials regarding a rate hike and on political uncertainty in Greece.
On December 10, 2014 08:36 (IST)
Japanese stocks tumbled to a more than one-week low on Wednesday morning, as political uncertainty in Greece spooked world markets already under strain from a slide in crude oil prices and worries over global growth.
On December 09, 2014 19:17 (IST)
Oil prices plumbed fresh five-year lows on Tuesday, prompting investors worried about the global economy and renewed political uncertainty in Greece to dump shares.
On November 05, 2014 14:07 (IST)
Dollar rallied against global majors after Republican victory in US mid-term elections clears political uncertainty
On May 06, 2014 20:03 (IST)
India's economic growth is poised to inch up 4.9 per cent in 2014 and is expected to gain momentum with a decline in "political uncertainty" after the general elections, although rising bad loans would weigh on recovery, Paris-based think-tank OECD said today.
On May 05, 2014 16:03 (IST)
The output and order pipelines have been affected by elections and political uncertainty and there could be a recovery in factory activity post elections as clarity emerges on the political front.
On February 13, 2014 15:38 (IST)
In Europe, the fading momentum was compounded by fresh political uncertainty in Italy where Prime Minister Enrico Letta defied pressure to make way for the centre-left leader Matteo Renzi.
On December 06, 2013 20:13 (IST)
The level of demand indicates healthy investor appetite despite Asia's third-largest economy growing at its slowest pace in a decade and political uncertainty in view of a general election to be called by May.
On November 21, 2013 11:16 (IST)
The country's economic activity is expected to recover gradually as "rupee depreciation supports exports, infrastructure projects cleared by the Cabinet Committee on Investment come on stream and political uncertainty declines after the general election due in the spring 2014", OECD said.
On April 30, 2013 07:55 (IST)
World stock indexes and the euro advanced on Monday as the formation of a new government in Italy eased uncertainty about the political future of the country, the third-largest economy in the euro zone, while the S&P 500 closed at a record high.
On April 29, 2013 21:09 (IST)
Wall Street rose at the open on Monday as the formation of a broad coalition government in Italy ended two months of political uncertainty and boosted an appetite for risky assets, while investors braced for major economic data this week.