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Jan 17, 2018
Beijing - China is preparing for a new crackdown on cryptocurrency, planning to stamp out remaining trading in the country, according to state media.China will gradually clean up over-the-counter trading platforms, peer-to-peer networks where large exchanges occur and firms registered in the country which allow Chinese to trade overseas, the state- ...
Jan 16, 2018
LONDON — Wall Street returned from a long holiday weekend to set new records amid sol ...
Jan 15, 2018
TOKYO — Shares in Japan's SoftBank Group soared six per cent on Monday on reports it ...
Jan 13, 2018
NEW YORK — The US dollar fell to a more than three-year low against the euro on Friday, extending recent losses on expectations European Cen ...
Jan 11, 2018
LONDON — The dollar came under fresh selling pressure on Thursday even after China hit back over a "fake news" report that it could slow or ...
Jan 10, 2018
CAIRO — Egypt’s annual inflation rates dropped in December to their lowest levels since the country floated its pound currency in November 2 ...
Jan 09, 2018
LONDON — British retailers faced a slowdown in sales over the crucial Christmas trading period, survey data showed on Tuesday, as shoppers w ...
Jan 08, 2018
STOCKHOLM -  Denmark's Novo Nordisk, the world's leading insulin manufacturer, announced on Monday an offer to buy the Belgian biotech ...
Jan 07, 2018
MEXICO CITY — Mexico's acting attorney general said on Thursday prosecutors were already working to improve investigations and cooperation w ...
Jan 06, 2018
LONDON — British no-frills airline EasyJet announced on Friday that it carried a record 81.6 million passengers in 2017, despite uncertainty ...
Jan 04, 2018
DOHA — Qatar has approved legislation allowing 100-per cent ownership for foreign investors in most sectors of the economy in a bid to boost ...
Jan 03, 2018
ISLAMABAD  — Pakistan will allow the Chinese yuan to be used for imports, exports and financing transactions for bilateral trade and in ...
Jan 02, 2018
WASHINGTON —Last year was the safest year for civil aviation since plane crash statistics were first compiled in 1946, two industry studies ...

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