U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew will press Chinese officials to adopt a more market-determined exchange rate policy, Treasury officials said Friday.
Some dissidents and opponents of Lee Kuan Yew believe that with his passing the political restrictions he imposed will begin to ease.
Opposition and warnings from the U.S. and senior U.K. diplomats have not stopped China's alternative to the World Bank from gaining global support.
Silver rallied to a one-month high at the end of last week, but charts suggest that a sustainable trend is unlikely to develop.
Charts suggest a new long-term uptrend may be at hand for Chinese stocks despite worries about slowing economy growth killing momentum preciously.
Weaker-than-expected U.S. housing data lifted gold prices from a seven-week low, but charts suggest that investors shouldn't get too excited.