The reversal of fortune for the 56-year-old Ma, who has all-but-disappeared from public view since an October speech blasting China’s regulatory system, has been striking for an entrepreneur whose transformation of commerce in China – and his relentless optimism – commanded cult-like reverence.
The rupee fell for the fifth straight session and settled 15 paise down at 74.73 (provisional) against the US dollar on Friday.
Out of total strength of 13.5 lakh employees in the banking sector, about 600 unfortunate deaths due to COVID-19 were recorded, as per the Indian Banks’ Association (IBA) data.
Amazon is known for quick delivery. But finding out whether Amazon warehouse workers voted for or against unionizing is going to take some more time.
BI was the top gainer in the Sensex pack, spurting over 2 per cent, followed by ICICI Bank, Nestle India, IndusInd Bank, M&M, Bajaj Auto and Maruti.
The move follows tensions between India and Saudi Arabia over the Kingdom's hawkish stance on boosting production to cool prices.
Bajaj Finance was the top laggard in the Sensex pack, plunging around 6 per cent, followed by IndusInd Bank, SBI, M&M, Axis Bank, Bajaj Auto and ICICI Bank.
Samsung Electronics Co Ltd likely saw a 45% jump in profit for JanuaryMarch on robust sales of smartphones, TVs and home appliances, though chip division earnings are seen tumbling after a storm suspended production at its U.S. plant.
Analysts said that the markets may see some consolidation ahead of the earnings season which would start from mid-April.
Yordan lvarez hit a threerun homer and Houston kept thriving through all the boos, slugging its way to a third straight win in a 91 victory over the Oakland Athletics on Saturday.