Articles By Geetha Pillai

From Economy May 27, 2013

China Industrial Profit Growth Accelerates in April

Among the 41 companies tracked, 30 posted profit growth, eight reported drop in income.

From Economy May 20, 2013

India and China Envisage Economic Corridor to Boost Bilateral Trade

India and China have signed eight agreements on the second day of Premier Li Keqiang's visit.

From Economy May 18, 2013

China April Housing Inflation Accelerates Despite Property Curbs

China's property tightening policies are not strictly enforced on the local level, feel analysts.

From Economy May 17, 2013

Gold Extends Losing Streak as Fed Signals QE Exit

Analysts expect gold prices to fall to $1,100 an ounce in a year and below $1,000 in five years.

From Economy May 17, 2013

BP Oil Spill Claims to Surge as Deadline Approaches

Deepwater Horizon Claims Administration expects number of filings to pick up as deadline nears.

From Economy May 16, 2013

BP Fears Takeover Bid as Oil Spill Compensation Costs Escalate

BP says the escalating compensation costs are putting the company financials into jeopardy.

From Economy May 15, 2013

HSBC Plans 14,000 Job Cuts and $3bn Savings

More jobs on the line at Europe's biggest bank which has already sold or closed 52 loss-making businesses globally since 2011.

From Economy May 14, 2013

Verizon Wireless to Dole Out $7bn Dividend to Co-Owners

The surprise dividend comes amid mounting speculation that Verizon Communications is seeking 45% stake in Vodafone.

From Economy May 13, 2013

China Investment and Industrial Output Growth Miss Forecasts

China's urban fixed asset investment rises to 20.6%, compares with the prediction of 21% growth.

From Economy May 13, 2013

HSBC Set to Axe More Jobs to Save $1bn [VIDEO]

HSBC boss Stuart Gulliver expected to unveil cost savings of at least $1bn in strategy day.