India increases spending in latest budget before election

India increases spending in latest budget before election

NEW DELHI, Feb 1 (Reuters) – India’s government on Wednesday unveiled a $550 billion budget for the next fiscal year which starts on April 1, with a record capital spending plan while containing the budget deficit. Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s party, which faces elections in key states this year and a national vote in 2024, … Read more

Asian stocks turn wary as rates rise and earnings loom

Asian stocks turn wary as rates rise and earnings loom

https://tmsnrt.rs/2zpUAr4 The Fed increased by 25 basis points this week, the ECB and the BOE by 50 basis points Tech giants top earnings results China splits shares as holiday travel surges SYDNEY, Jan 30 (Reuters) – Asian stocks turned wary on Monday ahead of a week that is certain to see interest rates rise in … Read more