China and India both face problems with investment, but very different ones

China and India both face problems with investment, but very different ones

The chart shows Indian and Chinese investment rates (as a percentage of gross domestic product , or GDP) since 2000, taken from the International Monetary Fund’s (IMF’s) recently released World Economic Outlook. Two facts stand out. First, the Chinese economy...
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Toyota makes $1.33 bn investment in Kentucky plant

Toyota makes $1.33 bn investment in Kentucky plant

Japanese automaker Toyota Motor Corp said it is spending USD 1.33 billion in its Kentucky plant as part of a plan to invest USD 10 billion in the United States over the next five years. The investment in the plant,...
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Alaska has ‘many attractive prospects’ for investment, says CEO

Alaska has ‘many attractive prospects’ for investment, says CEO

One hundred and fifty years ago — on March 30, 1867 — Russia signed over Alaskan land to the U.S. for less than two cents an acre. Today, that same land has proven to be a gold mine. Boasting sectors...
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Airbnb to Double Investment in China, Adopt New Name

Airbnb to Double Investment in China, Adopt New Name

Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky said the name, which translates to “Welcome each other with love”, reflected the company’s commitment to succeeding in the country. “There’s a whole new generation of Chinese travellers who want to see the ...
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Investment Query: I Have Rs. 10 Lakh. Should I Prepay My Home Loan?

Investment Query: I Have Rs. 10 Lakh. Should I Prepay My Home Loan?

I want advice regarding how to balance my expenses and savings. I married recently and our household expenses are taken care of jointly. What are the basic guidelines of financial planning for the long term? – Shalini Rai, 29, a...
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Asus ZenFone Selfie Variant With Diamond Cut Back, 3GB RAM Launched at Rs. 12,999

Asus ZenFone Selfie Variant With Diamond Cut Back, 3GB RAM Launched at Rs. 12,999

Share on Facebook Tweet Share ShareEmail Reddit Asus has just launched another variant of the ZenFone Selfie smartphone in India. The new 3GB RAM and 16GB storage variant comes with a new Diamond Cut rear panel design, and a reduced...
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