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Oil slips from five-month high as sluggish economic outlook counters tight market, Brent futures at strongest level
Business

Oil slips from five-month high as sluggish economic outlook counters tight market, Brent futures at strongest level

Despite the economic concerns, global oil markets are tight, and Brent and WTI crude oil futures have risen by 40% and 30% respectively since the start of the year.

Nasscom raises concerns over Donald Trump govt's latest proposal on H1-B visas, says it could put US jobs at risk
Business

Nasscom raises concerns over Donald Trump govt's latest proposal on H1-B visas, says it could put US jobs at risk

Nasscom said it will carefully review the 139-page proposal and evaluate its implications for US companies and the economy, and then submit comments

'Dramatic increase' in number of H-1B visas being held up, claims Compete America; lack of clarity on procedures, policies
Business

'Dramatic increase' in number of H-1B visas being held up, claims Compete America; lack of clarity on procedures, policies

According to Compete America, USCIS has been denying H-1B petitions exclusively because an entry-level wage is applicable for the specific position, even though the occupation itself is clearly a specialty occupation.

Trump effect? US jobless rate drops to 3.9% in July; 157,000 new jobs created
Business

Trump effect? US jobless rate drops to 3.9% in July; 157,000 new jobs created

US employment has risen for 94 consecutive months, the longest jobs-expansion streak on record.

Multiple H-1B applications will lead to rejection; to intensify scrutiny of non-immigrant visas, warns USCIS
Business

Multiple H-1B applications will lead to rejection; to intensify scrutiny of non-immigrant visas, warns USCIS

The H-1B programme offers temporary US visas that allow companies to hire highly skilled foreign professionals working in areas with shortages of qualified American workers.

Indian companies create over 1 lakh jobs in US: Report
Business

Indian companies create over 1 lakh jobs in US: Report

The annual report gives state-by-state breakdown of the tangible investments made and jobs created by 100 Indian firms doing business in America and Puerto Rico a Caribbean island and unincorporated US territory.

US Fed explains the rationale behind increasing rate by 25 bps: Full statement
Business

US Fed explains the rationale behind increasing rate by 25 bps: Full statement

The stance of monetary policy remains accommodative, thereby supporting some further strengthening in labor market conditions and a sustained return to 2 percent inflation

US Fed hikes rate: Dollar crunched, bonds boosted on hopes of gradual rises
Business

US Fed hikes rate: Dollar crunched, bonds boosted on hopes of gradual rises

Analysts are saying buy emerging market FX, equities and commodities as US Fed has made world safe for risk until June

Donald Trump accuses IBM of moving US jobs to India
World

Donald Trump accuses IBM of moving US jobs to India

Trump accused US tech giant IBM of laying off 500 workers in Minneapolis and shifting their jobs to India and other countries

Sensex jumps nearly 500 pts to touch new 2016 high; 6 key points to know
Business

Sensex jumps nearly 500 pts to touch new 2016 high; 6 key points to know

After starting with gains of over 200 points at the opening bell, the 30-share benchmark Sensex raced past 27,600-mark to touch a high of 27,612.86, up 486 points

S&P 500 ends at record as weaker-than-expected jobs report eases Fed worries
Money

S&P 500 ends at record as weaker-than-expected jobs report eases Fed worries

US stocks ended higher on Friday, lifting the S&P 500 to a fresh closing high, after a weaker-than-expected jobs report was taken as a sign that the Federal Reserve will not begin raising interest rates anytime soon.<br />

Rupee posts biggest weekly fall since record lows in Aug. Here's what could help it gain
Economy

Rupee posts biggest weekly fall since record lows in Aug. Here's what could help it gain

The falls were especially pronounced on Friday, when the partially convertible rupee almost breached the 60.19 level

It's just another manic Monday for the Indian rupee
Economy

It's just another manic Monday for the Indian rupee

One dollar is now worth around Rs 60.99. Looks like the RBI has intervened to sell dollars and buy rupees.

June US job growth more than expected; will Fed scale back its monetary stimulus?
Economy

June US job growth more than expected; will Fed scale back its monetary stimulus?

Employers added 195,000 new jobs to their payrolls last month, the Labor Department said on Friday, while the unemployment rate held steady at 7.6 percent as more people entered the workforce.

Asia shares at 16-month high, US jobs data key
Investing

Asia shares at 16-month high, US jobs data key

The main board is expected to rise today, but gains will be limited in the absence of game-changing events since the last session as markets await U.S. employment data

India hiring outlook weakest in over 3 years on global uncertainty
Business

India hiring outlook weakest in over 3 years on global uncertainty

Most US employers are unwilling to add workers because of uncertainty around November's elections, the Federal budget, and the effect of Europe's slowdown, according to a quarterly hiring survey by ManpowerGroup.

Modest US job gains won't help Obama's cause
World

Modest US job gains won't help Obama's cause

A tepid report Friday on hiring in August would provide little momentum to President Barack Obama's election campaign a day after his speech to the Democratic convention.

Reversing trend, US jobless claims surge again
Economy

Reversing trend, US jobless claims surge again

The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits surged last week, reversing a big drop caused by seasonal factors.

Surge in US hiring activity drives Nasdaq to 11-month high
Investing

Surge in US hiring activity drives Nasdaq to 11-month high

More than 450 stocks across all sectors hit 52-week highs, including Apple, United Parcel Service, Yum Brands and MasterCard.