Friday, June 27, 2014
Developing economies are increasingly hurt by the way global corporations exploit taxation differences and move profits to low-tax locations, according to an International Monetary Fund report Wednesday.
Thursday, June 26, 2014
World stock markets slumped Wednesday after Wall Street's biggest decline in two weeks and ongoing violence in Iraq dampened sentiment.
Wednesday, June 25, 2014
The global market penetration rate of ultra-high definition televisions (ultra-HD TV) is expected to rise this year, driven by “more affordable” prices, a local market researcher said Tuesday.
Malicious software is increasingly making its way into mobile phones through “cloned” versions of popular apps, and software weaknesses in legitimate ones, security researchers said Tuesday.
World stock markets struggled for direction Tuesday after Wall Street fell for the first time in seven days, in a possible sign that investors were pausing to re-evaluate the market's recent highs.
The euro held up against the dollar in Asia on Tuesday despite poor economic data for the 18-nation eurozone pointing to slowing growth.
The price of oil fell Tuesday as fears receded that the insurgency roiling Iraq would affect its oil production and exports.
Tuesday, June 24, 2014
Reforms proposed to lift global growth in line with a target set by the world's biggest economies earlier this year are so far falling short, Australian Treasurer Joe Hockey said Monday.
European stock markets fell on Monday as traders reacted to a further drop in eurozone business activity that offset positive news for Chinese manufacturing, analysts said.
Oil prices rose on Monday on continued violence in key crude producer Iraq, holding not far from last week's nine-month peaks, analysts said.