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China, HK stocks up on consumer, financial shares

China and Hong Kong stocks rose on Monday, aided by strength in consumer and financial shares. ** As of 0422 GMT, the Shanghai Composite index was up 13.23 points or 0.4 percent at 3,303.22. ** China's blue-chip CSI300 index rose 0.86 percent, with its financial sector sub-index lower by 0.07 percent, the consumer staples sector up 3.15 percent, the real estate index down 0.32 percent and healthcare sub-index up 1.83 percent. ** Chinese H-shares listed in Hong Kong r

TABLE-Details of Indian govt borrowings in 2017/18

The Indian government plans to raise 6.05 trillion rupees through market borrowings in the fiscal year 2017/18 which starts April 1, the central bank said. The budgeted gross government borrowing for 2017/18 stands at 6.05 trillion rupees which includes government bonds and inflation indexed bonds. So far in the financial year the gross market borrowing stands at 6071.10011 billion rupees which includes 5060.000 billion rupees borrowed through 132 Government Bond iss

India Ratings for Indian debt instruments – Dec 11

Below are the ratings awarded by India Ratings and Research Private Ltd (India Ratings), formerly known as Fitch Ratings India for local debt instruments as of December 8, 2017. COMPANY INSTRUMENT RATING AMOUNT MOVEMENT (RS.MLN) ------ ---------- ------ ------ --------- SHORT TERM RATINGS: ----------------