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US dollar ends higher on weak risk appetite

New York, Policenama online -The US dollar inched up as concerns over novel coronavirus outbreak weighed on investors' risk appetite.In late New York trading on Thursday, the euro decreased to $1.0842 from $1.0868 in the previous session,…

US dollar rises as coronavirus fears ease

New York, Policenama Online -  The US dollar rose as investors expressed confidence that the novel coronavirus outbreak will be contained soon.In late New York trading on Wednesday, the euro was down to $1.0868 from $1.0920 in the previous…

US dollar retreats amid stronger risk appetite

New York, Policenama Online - The US dollar retreated in late trading on Tuesday as investors' risk appetite went stronger.Market confidence restored on hopes that the outbreak of novel coronavirus infection may close to its peak.…

US dollar rises as risk appetite increases

New York, Policenama Online - The US dollar rose in late trading as investors' risk appetite increased.On Tuesday, traditional safe-haven currencies such as the Japanese yen and the Swiss franc all weakened against the greenback for the…

US economic growth slowed to 2.3% in 2019

Washington, Policenama online -  The US economy expanded at a moderate 2.3 per cent clip in 2019, down from a 2.9 per cent growth rate the previous year and the slowest since President Donald Trump took office in 2017, the Commerce…

Relief to consumers as petrol, diesel get cheaper

New Delhi, Policenama Online - Fuel prices dipped further on Thursday after slump in international crude oil rates following the outbreak of coronavirus in China. The price of petrol was cut by 17 paise and that of diesel by 19 paise a…

US stocks decline amid soft jobs data

New York, Policenama Online -  US stocks finished lower, giving up earlier gains, as investors digested the weaker-than-expected jobs data.On Friday, the Dow Jones Industrial Average shed 133.13 points, or 0.46 per cent, to 28,823.77. The…

US stocks end week on a negative note

New York, Policenama Online -  US stocks closed lower, wrapping up the holiday-shortened week on a negative note, as investors observed the market on Black Friday, the beginning of the latest US holiday shopping season.The Dow Jones…

US dollar rises amid falling sterling

New York, Plicenama Online - The US dollar appreciated in late trading amid declining sterling on the backdrop of renewed Brexit fears.British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Tuesday was defeated in a vote on his Brexit timetable, Xinhua…

US dollar drops on trade optimism

New York, Policenama Online -  The US dollar pulled back on Friday, as investors expected a positive result of the latest round of US-China trade talks.In late New York trading, the euro increased to $1.1041 from $1.1005 in the previous…