The S&P 500 is up 9.7% this year, and the Nasdaq Composite is up 7.6%. USA indices erased early gains on Wednesday. In China, the Shanghai Composite Index added 0.22%, while Hong Kong's Hang Seng Index declined 0.10%. Energy companies also rose as the price of crude oil moved higher. It rose 88 cents on Tuesday. Tech was the worst-performing major S&P sector, falling 1 percent.
Before amendments, the DTAA with Singapore, Mauritius and Cyprus gave full exemption on capital gains to investors allowing round tripping of foreign funds into Indian economy. Not surprisingly, Mauritius and Singapore have been the top foreign direct investors to India. Mr Jaitley said the withdrawal of capital gains exemptions to the three countries was in line with the government drive against black money, which led to the demonetisation of currency.
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The Dow has gained more than 8 percent since Donald Trump's victory in the November 8 US presidential election and has come to within 20 points of the milestone repeatedly without successfully crossing the line. Japan's Nikkei 225 Index edged down by 0.2 percent, while Hong Kong's Hang Seng Index jumped by 1 percent. The S&P 500 was up 7.9 points, or 0.34 per cent, at 2,271.69.
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South Korea and China view shrine visits as a sign that Japan has not repented for its imperialist past and could seek to revive militarism, despite words of repentance and peace from Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and other Japanese leaders. "It was right after Japanese and USA leaders issued their messages of peace and reconciliation, recalling (the Pearl Harbor attack) 75 years ago", Renho told reporters in Matsuyama, Ehime Prefecture.