In its latest propaganda video, ISIS lists countries that it says are part of a global coalition against it. Among them: Taiwan.» Read More
South Korea's resilient economy has earned it a rank among the so-called Asian tigers. But, its export-driven industries are volatile, even as it's grown to global prominence.
Hank Paulson and Robert Rubin both ran Goldman Sachs before taking the top Treasury post, but the similarities end there. One's a Republican, the other a Democrat. One's associated with crisis and hardship, the other with calm and prosperity. Now they'll share a stage together.
Market sentiment has reached what's described in Chinese media as "freezing point" on a combination of concerns about neverending initial public offerings, an upcoming over-the-counter market, and disappointing corporate scorecards.
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"The challenge right now is obviously where to invest, with China slowing it is affecting most of South East Asia and Europe is affecting Eastern Europe, so we are looking for Latin America as a way to hide from where everything else is slowing," Gina Sanchez, director of equity and asset allocation strategy at Roubini Global Economics, told CNBC.
Ben Bernanke’s semi-annual testimony to congress will be the markets' big focus this week, with investors looking for clues on whether weaker economic data will see the Federal Reserve governor indicate he is ready to pull the trigger on a third round of quantitative easing or QE3.
They are supposed to be among Wall Street’s most closely guarded secrets: changes in research analysts’ views, up or down, of a company’s prospects. But some of the nation’s biggest brokerage firms appear to be giving a handful of top hedge funds an early peek at these sentiments — allowing them to trade on the information before other investors get the word, the New York Times reports.
News that Sun Hung Kai’s billionaire co-chairmen have been charged for bribery has cast a pall over the stock and prompted a downgrade from Barclays on Monday, as investors continue to weigh the extent of the fallout from the scandal on Asia's largest developer.
A deteriorating global economy is hurting sentiment among Australian financial executives, bringing optimism to the lowest levels since 2009, a new survey shows.
China will cut taxes on the profits that foreign companies take out of the country by up to 50 percent after rules on withholding taxes were relaxed to encourage more overseas investment. The FT reports.
Attention turns to earnings after last week's June data showed the Chinese economy slowed in line with expectations.
China's economic woes that have brought growth to a three-year low will continue for some time, but the slower expansion remains within expectations, Premier Wen Jiabao said Sunday.
Hublot exports 40 percent of its products to China. With China’s GDP numbers out Friday morning indicating economic growth falling to 7.6 percent, the slowest pace in three years, the luxury time-piece company has a lot to think about.
Marc Faber of "The Gloom, Boom & Doom Report," reacts to China's GDP data, and today's market rally. Tim Seymour of EmergingMoney.com; Ron Shah, Managing Partner, Jina Ventures; and Richard Ross, Auerbach Grayson, weigh in.
Discussing today's decent data from China, good bank earnings, and the continued food price inflation, with Ron Shah, Jina Ventures, and Richard Ross, Auerbach Grayson, weigh in.
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Stephen Roach, senior fellow at Yale University, says Q2 should mark the low-point for China.
How to trade China's economic slowdown, with Tim Seymour,Triogem Asset Management.