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GDP

The gross domestic product (GDP) or gross domestic income (GDI) is a basic measure of a country's overall economic output. It is the market value of all final goods and services made within the borders of a country in a year.

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Governance has failed Karnataka: Experts

Dec 18 - The Times of India

Sensex gains 106 points

Dec 02 - The Times of India

Strikes slow growth in South Africa

Nov 26 - Financial Times

Wall St flat as data points to US expansion

Nov 06 - New Zealand Herald

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Foreign market participants view the domestic stock market as risky and its bond market is seen as underdeveloped compared to the West (Photo: Reuters)
Global Markets Overview – 4/17/14

By IG Markets

US equities advanced yet again as earnings continued to underpin confidence in the recovery and US data encouraged. With no fresh negative tape out of the Ukraine sentiment remained positive. (Apr 17)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, TWITTER, FACEBOOK, COPPER, UKRAINE

Asian shares rise as Fed Minutes Soothe Sentiment
Asian Shares Offer Muted Cheer to China Growth

By Reuters

Asian share markets were mostly in the black on Wednesday after China reported economic growth a touch above forecasts, a relief for investors who had feared a much weaker outcome. (Apr 16)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, GOLD, FEDERAL RESERVE, RETAIL SALES, JAPAN, RETAIL

Gold Near Two-week High as Ukraine Tensions Boost Safe-haven Bids
Global Markets Overview – 4/16/14

By IG Markets

Global equities were mixed with US markets continuing their recovery, while European and emerging markets struggled. US markets struggled early as China growth fears and Ukraine concerns weighed on equities, but they managed to reverse on earnings optimism. (Apr 16)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, GOLD, TWITTER, FACEBOOK, RETAIL SALES, RETAIL

Rio Tinto to speed up iron ore expansion on strong demand
Australian Stock Market Report – Afternoon 4/15/14

By Comsec

The Australian sharemarket partly made up for the substantial losses recorded on Monday. The All Ordinaries Index (XAO) rose by 0.5 per cent after recording its worst performance in four weeks yesterday. The index failed to finish above the key 5400pt level. (Apr 15)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, MANUFACTURING, TWITTER, FACEBOOK, INTEL, TELSTRA

Thais Brace for Recession as Crisis Nears Crunch Time
Thais Brace for Recession as Crisis Nears Crunch Time

By Reuters

The golden Buddha statues, amulets and lucky charms that festoon Sakuntala Mettawong's tiny Bangkok cellphone shop are not helping business. (Apr 14)

MORE TOPICS: IMF, COURT, THAILAND, INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND, INVESTMENT

A man is reflected in a window as he walks past the indicator boards at the Australian Stock Exchange in Sydney August 11, 2011.
Global Markets Overview – 4/14/14

By IG Markets

Sentiment is little changed from Friday's US close, when most major markets continued to lose ground. Once again focus remains on the upcoming reporting season after JP Morgan's results disappointed. (Apr 14)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, GOLD, DOW JONES, FTSE, TWITTER, FACEBOOK

Aussie With Smallest Debt Among Advanced Economies - IMF

By IBTimes AU

The recent World Economic Outlook from the International Monetary Fund has seen a significant growth from the advanced economies based on global activity. (Apr 10)

MORE TOPICS: IMF, UNITED KINGDOM, GERMANY, JAPAN, AUSTRALIA, INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND, INVESTMENT

Five Key Challenges a Modi Government would Face
Five Key Challenges a Modi Government would Face

By Reuters

From convincing sceptical bond investors that the fiscal deficit can be contained to concerns that El Nino will devastate agricultural crops, any new government in India will face urgent and critical challenges with no easy solutions. (Apr 08)

MORE TOPICS: GOLD, CITIGROUP, MANUFACTURING, RETAIL, ELECTIONS, INDIA

David Ige speaks at the Nigeria Power Summit on Gas to Power: Optimising Supply, Infrastructure & Pricing, in Abuja
Nigeria Surpasses South Africa as Continent's Biggest Economy

By Reuters

Nigeria has overtaken South Africa as Africa's largest economy after a rebasing calculation almost doubled its gross domestic product to more than $500 billion, data from the statistics office showed on Sunday. (Apr 07)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, RUSSIA, ELECTIONS, TELECOMS, INDIA, MANAGEMENT

U.S. Jobs Market Shakes off Winter's Icy Grip

By Reuters

U.S. employers hired at a brisk pace last month and ramped up the hours their workers put in on the job, the strongest signals yet the economy was breaking free of its winter doldrums. (Apr 05)

MORE TOPICS: FEDERAL RESERVE, UNEMPLOYMENT, BNP PARIBAS, WELLS FARGO, MANUFACTURING, NEW YORK