Japan stocks end higher ahead of US payrolls data
The Nikkei index ended up 0.23 per cent to 23,354.40.
Tech industry sees two pain points in data protection bill
The PDP Bill proposes voluntary verification of users and sharing of anonymised da...
Checks on data collection, improved sample size likely
The Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation plans to introduce checks for data collection and increase the sample size of surveys to improve accuracy. “Challenges which we face today are of data quality. The ministry is concerned with data quality and will take measures to improve it,” said an official aware of the details
Maveric Systems rolls out academy to groom data technology experts
The academy was founded by the company as a response to train big data technologists to address banks’ digital transformation challenges. The platform will serve as a means to upskill and cross-skill fresh graduates, interns and existing employees, and then deploy them on live projects.
Telcos shares rise on proposal to fix floor price for data tariffs
Vodafone Idea shares spurted 11.21 per cent to trade at Rs 7.84 apiece in early deals on the BSE.
Asian stocks' valuations hit near 2-year high in November: Refinitiv data
MSCI World index's forward P/E was about 16, at the end of last month.
US wants to ensure India's data localisation plan doesn't stymie growth in transactions: Steven Mnuchin
Mnuchin also insisted that America has no problem if countries want to have local data for regulatory purposes as long as they do not eliminate it outside the country.
Union Cabinet clears Personal Data Protection Bill. Major takeaways from Cabinet meet
Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar said the Bill will be introduced in Parliament during the current Winter Session. The Bill is likely to contain broad guidelines on collection, storage and processing of personal data, consent of individuals, penalties and compensation, code of conduct and an enforcement model.
China stocks log biggest weekly gain in nearly 2 months on upbeat data, trade hopes
The blue-chip CSI300 index rose 0.6 per cent, to 3,902.39.
Gold dips on upbeat dollar, positive China data
US gold futures dropped 0.4 per cent to $1,467.30.
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Gold poised for a weekly gain on US-Sino trade angst; eyes on US jobs data
US gold futures were down 0.2 per cent at $1,480.40.
Nikkei slips on fresh global trade concerns, weak US data
The Nikkei share average closed down 0.64 per cent at 23,379.81.
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