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By Loknath Das On Thursday, April 12th, 2018

Mi A2 (Mi 6X) May Launch on April 25 as Xiaomi Sends Invite

Xiaomi Mi 6X will likely be launched in the Indian market as the Mi A2 HIGHLIGHTS Xiaomi schedules launch event on April 25 Smartphone to launch at founder Lei Jun’s alma mater Mi 6X/ Mi A2 expected More...

By Loknath Das On Friday, April 6th, 2018

Forex reserves at life-time high of $424 bn as foreign currency assets rise

The country’s foreign exchange reserves hit a life-time high of $424.361 billion after rising by $1.828 billion in the week to March 30, helped by rise in foreign currency assets, the Reserve Bank said More...

By Loknath Das On Friday, April 6th, 2018

Currency Market Calm Seen at Risk as Trade War Concerns Escalate

Global currency markets have remained remarkably sanguine even as mounting U.S.-China trade tensions roiled equities. How long can that uneasy calm last is the question strategists are now grappling with. Even More...

By Loknath Das On Friday, March 9th, 2018

Hong Kong central bank unmoved as currency hits 33-year low

HONG KONG (Reuters) – The Hong Kong Monetary Authority said on Thursday it had no immediate plans to issue bills to prop up the local dollar until it hit the limits of its trading band but warned that it had More...

By Loknath Das On Monday, February 26th, 2018

Costly loans beckon as Rotich commits to rate cap law repeal

Treasury Cabinet Secretary Henry Rotich. FILE PHOTO | NMG The Treasury has committed to the International Monetary Fund (IMF) that it will repeal or reform the 18-month-old law capping interest rates in what could More...

By Loknath Das On Friday, January 12th, 2018

Bitcoin Prices Fall As South Korea Seeks To Ban Cryptocurrency Exchanges

HIGHLIGHTS South Korea is a big market for bitcoin, ethereum trading South Korea’s plan to ban bitcoin trading triggers its fall Bitcoin price has been falling consistently since 5 days COMMENTS Bitcoin More...

By Loknath Das On Saturday, December 30th, 2017

As the year of digital revolution in banking comes to an end, what lies ahead?

2017! The year began with cash crunch post demonetisation that ultimately led to a year of digital banking and payments breakthrough which was followed by proliferation of digital payment channels, and players More...

By Loknath Das On Saturday, December 9th, 2017

Rupee falls 14 paise to 64.52 as RBI keeps rates unchanged, raises inflation forecast

The rupee weakened further by 14 paise to close at 64.52 against the US dollar after the Reserve Bank decided to keep rates unchanged and raised the inflation forecast on Wednesday. Besides, heavy capital outflows More...

By Loknath Das On Monday, December 4th, 2017

How Marketing Must Evolve as Smart Devices Impact the Industry

Each December, Fjord nails its colors to the mast with a report detailing what we predict will be important in the year ahead. Our new 2018 Trends report (out on Dec. 12), includes a focus on why forward-thinking More...

By Loknath Das On Saturday, November 4th, 2017

Outcry as Afghanistan moves to ban WhatsApp and Telegram

Journalists, media groups and users of social media in Afghanistan have accused the government of censorship after it moved to block the WhatsApp and Telegram messaging services. The editor of one of the country’s More...