Saturday, November 21, 2015
Wish there was a gadget able to transform your boring office uniform into a party outfit, or even a device that guides you straight to new friends?
Friday, November 20, 2015
Asian stocks and emerging market currencies rallied Thursday after minutes from the U.S. Federal Reserve showed growing confidence in the U.S. economy, ramping up the chances of a December interest rate hike.
The U.S. dollar eased from seven-month highs against the euro Thursday as risk appetite was boosted by an upbeat outlook in the U.S. economy and dealers bet an expected Federal Reserve interest rate hike will be slow.
Thursday, November 19, 2015
U.S. President Barack Obama on Wednesday demanded mainland China end artificial island building in the hotly contested South China Sea, upping the pressure on Beijing at a regional leaders' summit.
Aggressive action to fight climate change will be a boon for businesses in Asia and beyond, U.S. President Barack Obama is asserting as he reaches for a global climate change agreement he hopes will burnish his environmental legacy.
A compromise struck by the United States, Japan and several other major nations will restrict export financing to build coal power plants overseas, but not eliminate it completely.
Global stocks were mixed Wednesday as the shock of the Paris terror attacks faded and an uptick in U.S. inflation added support for a possible interest rate hike.
The U.S. dollar sat near seven-month highs against the euro and stood firm against the yen Wednesday following a pick-up in U.S. inflation, while traders await minutes from the Federal Reserve's last policy meeting for clues about its plans for interest rates.
Iran said Tuesday it will export an additional 500,000 barrels of oil a day after sanctions are lifted under a landmark nuclear deal in a bid to reclaim its market share despite low prices.
Oil prices rebounded in Asia Wednesday but buying sentiment remains sluggish owing to supply glut woes and a strong U.S. dollar.