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Tuesday, March 3, 2015
The dollar extended its gains in Asia on Monday as better-than-expected revised U.S. economic growth data and an interest rate cut by China's central bank boosted confidence, analysts said.
Oil prices stabilized in Asia Monday following sharp gains in the previous session as dealers predicted the end of volatile trading and the beaten-down commodity bottoming out, analysts said.
Iraqi Oil Minister Adel Abdel Mahdi said Sunday he expects the price of crude oil, which dropped to a six-year low in January, to continue recovering to reach US$64 or US$65 per barrel.
Saturday, February 28, 2015
Global stocks higher on earnings, China factory output
Global stocks were mostly higher Thursday on upbeat corporate earnings and rising Chinese factory output after the chairwoman of the U.S. Federal Reserve said it will be patient about increasing interest rates.
Friday, February 27, 2015
A plunge in gas prices last month lowered American consumer prices by the most in six years. But excluding the volatile food and energy costs, prices rose.
Global stocks were mostly higher Thursday on upbeat corporate earnings and rising Chinese factory output after the chairwoman of the U.S. Federal Reserve said it will be patient about increasing interest rates.
Thursday, February 26, 2015
Asian stocks broadly rose Wednesday after U.S. Federal Reserve chief Janet Yellen damped speculation of a rate hike before summer, and as eurozone finance ministers backed Greek reforms critical to avoiding a disastrous default.
The dollar fell Wednesday as U.S. Federal Reserve chief Janet Yellen hinted that a rate hike was unlikely before the summer, while the euro held up as Greece delivered a reform package critical to extending its bailout.
Oil prices were mixed in Asia Wednesday ahead of a key report expected to show further build-up in U.S. crude inventories, hitting prices in an already oversupplied market, analysts said.
Former 20th Century Fox chief Tom Rothman has been named chairman of Sony's Motion Picture Group, replacing Amy Pascal as studio head and effectively concluding Sony's shake-up following the damaging hacking scandal.
  
  
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