Wednesday, November 25, 2015
Americans have benefited from the Federal Reserve's near-zero interest rate policy, despite its negative impact on savers, Chair Janet Yellen said in a letter Monday to consumer advocate Ralph Nader.
New Yorkers can now warn authorities of suspect activities with a tap, thanks to a smartphone phone app to fight terror unveiled Monday on the eve of the U.S. Thanksgiving holiday.
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The U.S. dollar held steady against the euro Tuesday as markets bet on a U.S. Federal Reserve rate hike next month, while emerging market currencies got a lift from optimism over the world's top economy.
Oil prices climbed in Asia Tuesday before a meeting of the OPEC oil cartel and a report on U.S. commercial crude inventories which will let traders gauge demand in the world's biggest oil consumer.
Australian miners led losses in Asian commodity firms Tuesday, with giant BHP Billiton sitting at a 10-year low, as metals prices slip further on slack demand and a strong U.S. dollar.
Singapore-based aircraft leasing firm BOC Aviation said Tuesday it has ordered 22 Boeing 737 planes worth US$2.27 billion at catalog prices.
Tuesday, November 24, 2015
The founder of Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba is in talks to buy a stake in the publisher of Hong Kong's South China Morning Post newspaper, Bloomberg News reported Monday.
The Financial Supervisory Commission (FSC, 金管會) is preparing to announce a fresh round of stimulus measures for the equities market in January.
The Taiwan Stock Exchange (TWSE, 台灣證券交易所) announced yesterday that the securities net oversold position by foreign investors was NT$11.34 billion during the week of Nov. 16 to Nov. 20, according to a press release from the TWSE.