How does the international Forex brokerage service OctaFX fare in light of recent uncertainties and fears on the financial markets in general and the Foreign Exchange in specific? We took a closer look at the company to find out.KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA - Media OutReach - 30 September 2022 - Decentralisation of financial services and the growingly independent approach of the individual in entering those new markets have its obvious strengths in terms of financial self-determination. But the downsi
The government announced new property cooling measures, effective from 30 Sep 2022 onwards. Read about the new property curbs here.
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MUMBAI (Reuters) -India's current account deficit widened in the April-June quarter, driven by soaring global commodity prices that pushed up the trade deficit, while large capital outflows also hurt, Reserve Bank of India (RBI) data showed on Thursday. The CAD stood at $13.4 billion, or 1.5% of GDP, in the preceding January-March quarter, while there had been a surplus of $6.6 billion, or 0.9% of GDP, in the same quarter a year earlier, the release showed. The median forecast in a Sept. 9-15 Reuters poll of 18 economists was for a CAD of $30.5 billion, or 3.6% of GDP.
TAITUNG, TAIWAN - Media OutReach - 30 September 2022 - Taitung launched its new Taitung Blue Ocean Daily festival on September 17 at four of the county’s iconic maritime venues: Shanyuan Bay, Jinzun, Flowing Lake, and Green Island. There will be 5 weeks of activities between these famous locations. Many paid a visit to Shanyuan to witness the spectacle that is the Outrigger Canoe. For this year’s event, Kimokeo Kapahulehua (Unkle K), an international expert from Hawaii, was invited to share his
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NEW DELHI (Reuters) -India's central bank is encouraging state-run refiners to reduce dollar buying in the spot market to contain a sharp fall in the rupee, two sources said, adding they have been asked to lean on a special credit line instead. The Reserve Bank of India has ensured $9 billion has been made available at overseas branches of some Indian banks for the country's three state-run refiners to tap, said the sources who have direct knowledge of the matter, adding that the funds are available at market rates. "Since last 2-3 days RBI has been asking companies to tap this credit line," one of the sources said.
The Reserve Bank of India will stop conducting 28-day variable rate reverse repo (VRRR) auctions, considering the current banking system liquidity conditions, but will continue with 14-day VRRR auctions, the central bank chief said on Friday. "Fine-tuning operations of various maturities will be conducted for injection as well as absorption of liquidity as may be necessary from time to time."
Over 800 volunteers from six countries collected 6,000 kg of garbage on International Coastal Clean-up Day 2022 The two companies aim to help reduce plastic waste and protect the marine life across the MEA region, India, and Pakistan DHL and Hapag-Lloyd signed an agreement to help decarbonize the logistics industry by using advanced biofuels for transporting DHL shipments SINGAPORE - Media OutReach - 29 September 2022 - To mark this year's International Coastal Clean-up (ICC) Day, teams from DHL
The dazzling rise of the US dollar, which has hit one record after another, is raising fears of a currency crash of a severity not seen since the 1997 Asian financial crisis reverberated around the world.
Singapore is taking steps to tighten maximum housing loan limits after a jump in borrowing costs.
Hong Kong actor, filmmaker and now NFT creator, Stephen Fung, attended a Token2049 afterparty in Singapore on 29 September and spoke about how the different universes of the traditional film industry and Web3 content such as NFTs can be integrated.
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Gold rose to a one-week high on Friday as the dollar retreated from recent highs but bullion was headed towards its worst quarter since March last year, buckling under fears of impending large interest rate hikes by the U.S. Federal Reserve. Spot gold was 0.1% higher at $1,661.89 per ounce by 1:45 p.m. EDT (1745 GMT) and gained 1.1% so far this week. "The gold market's at an area where we can see some movement higher... (but) that's all dependent on what the dollar does and rates going into the weekend," said Daniel Pavilonis, senior market strategist at RJO Futures.
SINGAPORE - Media OutReach - 29 September 2022 - BingX, the leading crypto social trading exchange, introduced a new bug bounty program on Hackenproof. HackenProof is a Web3.0 bug bounty platform trusted by the crypto market that connects its customers with the global hacker community to uncover security issues in their products. This program pays both users and security researchers to find and report bugs in its ecosystem. BingX offers payouts of up to $4,000 USDT per critical vulnerability dis
Ernee Ong and Jelene Sim, co-founders of Bespoke Habitat (Picture: Bespoke Habitat)SINGAPORE (EDGEPROP) - When co-living operator Bespoke Habitat started operations in September 2019, co-founders Ernee Ong and Jelene Sim did not have much experience running such a business. “At that time, we didn’t know how to do a lot of things and there were a lot of hiccups,” Ong recounts. The married couple had left careers in sales to pursue their ambition of starting a co-living platform.Read also: Co-livi
India will also remain on the watch list for a potential upgrade to Market Accessibility Level 1, the index provider said on Thursday, which indicates an improved ease of foreign access to local markets. "FTSE Russell continues to engage with its index users and Indian market authorities regarding ongoing market structure reforms, with a focus on securities that are available via the Fully Accessible Route channel," it said in its annual country classification review. India had removed foreign investment restrictions on those government securities in 2020 as part of an effort to enter global bond indices, but its stance on other issues including capital gains taxes and local settlement have hampered its inclusion.
A comprehensive trade deal between India and the European Union could pave the way for Mercedes-Benz to produce more cars in the South Asian nation, potentially making it an export hub, Mercedes' country head told Reuters on Friday. In June, the EU and India relaunched talks for a free trade agreement with the aim of completing them by the end of 2023. Talks began in 2007, but were frozen in 2013 due to lack of progress on issues including EU demands for greater access to Indian markets for its cars.