|Bid||0.00 x 0|
|Ask||29.85 x 0|
|Day's Range||29.30 - 30.00|
|52 Week Range||26.25 - 34.50|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||10.90|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||N/A (N/A)|
|1y Target Est||N/A|
The two-phase election is also expected to determine the path the country takes in balancing ties with China and India, both of whom are pushing hard to expand influence in the buffer state. Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba's centrist Nepali Congress party faces a tight battle against a left alliance between the main group of Maoist former rebels and the opposition Communist UML party. Simultaneously, voters will choose representatives to seven provincial assemblies for the first time after Nepal turned into a federal republic and abolished monarchy in 2008.
MUMBAI/BENGALURU, Nov 17 (Reuters) - Moody's Investors Service upgraded India's sovereign credit rating for the first time in nearly 14 years on Friday, saying continued progress on economic and institutional reforms would boost the country's growth potential. The agency said it was lifting India's rating to Baa2 from Baa3 and changed its rating outlook to stable from positive as risks to India's credit profile were broadly balanced. The upgrade, Moody's first of India since January 2004, moves the rating to the second-lowest investment grade, one notch higher than Standard & Poor's and Fitch, which have kept India just above "junk" status for a decade and more.
Indian power company NHPC Ltd could bid for a $2.5 billion hyrdropower project in Nepal, its chairman told Reuters, after Kathmandu cancelled a deal with China Gezhouba Group Corp. China and India jostle for influence over infrastructure projects in Nepal and the deal with China was scrapped after it was criticised for being handed to the company without any competitive bidding. State-run NHPC could look at developing what will be the country's biggest hydropower plant, its Chairman Balraj Joshi told Reuters.
Earnings-driven gains on Wall Street pushed emerging stock markets higher on Friday, with Indian assets racing ahead following a ratings upgrade. MSCI's emerging markets index rose 0.6 percent thanks to ...