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Britain's FTSE flat ahead of key UK inflation data

LONDON, Dec 12 UK shares were flat on Tuesday as investors await inflation figures, which some economists believe could show prices rising at their fastest rate since 2012, putting pressure on the Bank of England to further raise rates.

2:01pm IST

UPDATE 1-Glencore's marketing division EBIT to come in at top of range

* Partnerships to remain a key strategy (Adds detail, background)

1:33pm IST

China stocks fall, financial and transport firms weigh

SHANGHAI, Dec 12 China stocks fell on Tuesday, erasing the bulk of their gains the previous session, led lower by financial and transport firms.

12:59pm IST

Ski resort operator Compagnie des Alpes confident of stake sale

PARIS, Dec 12 French ski resort operator Compagnie des Alpes said it was confident of making progress in selling a stake to potential investors including China's Fosun in the coming months, as it posted higher annual operating profit on Tuesday.

12:20pm IST

China, Hong Kong shares fall ahead of likely US rate hike this week

SHANGHAI, Dec 12 China and Hong Kong stocks fell on Tuesday morning, as investors brace for a likely hike in U.S. borrowing costs this week.

9:57am IST
BSE OIL & GAS +0.12%
BSE AUTO +0.03%
BSE POWER -0.57%
BSE-CG -0.42%


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Punjab National Bank launches up to $777 million share sale

MUMBAI Indian state-run Punjab National Bank has launched a share sale to qualified institutions to raise at least 30 billion rupees ($466.2 million) with an upsize option for another 20 billion rupees, according a source and a deal term sheet.