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Saturday, July 12, 2014
Investors shifted out of the euro Friday and into the safety of the dollar and yen as a crisis at Portugal's largest listed bank revived fears about European debt.
The price of oil began to fall again on Friday, giving up most of the gains it had made the previous day in the first rally in two weeks.
The price of oil began to fall again on Friday, giving up most of the gains it had made the previous day in the first rally in two weeks.
Friday, July 11, 2014
Thanks to stronger-than-expected private consumption and foreign demand, Academia Sinica raised Taiwan's 2014 gross domestic product (GDP) growth forecast to 3.31 percent.
On the basis of data from international research institutes, Academia Sinica on Thursday said its forecast for the world's economic growth rate between 2014 and 2015 was much higher than the previous two years.
Global markets were mixed Thursday with a slight pickup in China's exports failing to give a lift to European stocks after most Asian indexes closed up. Indonesian stocks surged despite a contested presidential election result.
The dollar eased in Asia Thursday as minutes from the Federal Reserve's June meeting suggested interest rates would stay low well into next year.
Oil prices extended losses Thursday as the outlook for supply remained robust.
Thursday, July 10, 2014
Asian stocks fell for a third day Wednesday and European markets traded tepidly as caution spread ahead of corporate earnings and after record highs on Wall Street.
The U.S. dollar was little changed in Asia on Wednesday as investors awaited the release of minutes from the Federal Reserve's policy meeting last month.
  
  
  
  
  
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