After a Thursday rally that saw the Dow post its biggest one-day gain since February 15, futures are pointing to a lower Wall Street open.
The March 24 vote comes after the ruling junta repeatedly postponed general elections after it overthrew an elected government in 2014.
Analysts say shares of Chinese tech juggernaut Tencent are a buy — despite the company posting on Thursday its slowest profit growth in 13 years.
If China doesn't step up its efforts on issues such as data privacy and intellectual property protection, the country could miss out on a major growth opportunity in the decade ahead, according to analysis published by the Hinrich Foundation.
European stocks slipped Friday as worse-than-expected economic data intensified concerns around slowing global growth.
Boeing 737 Max planes have been grounded by authorities after two recent fatal crashes.
"There's downward pressure on the Chinese economy. A lot of it is self-inflicted due to the so-called deleveraging campaign and the tariffs imposed by the U.S. are ... by no means the major source of downward pressure," said Stephen Roach.
Even before Brexit came about, the European Union faced multiple challenges over the last decade, said Stephen Roach.
Nearly 20 Russian missiles that the U.S. is currently unable to defend against were recently moved to a military testing site, according to people who have direct knowledge of American intelligence reports.
The automaker "delivered a strong year of earnings in a highly volatile environment in 2018," says CEO Mary Barra.
U.S. officials seeking a China trade deal are focused on long-term changes to that nation's economy. But President Trump wants to reduce the trade deficit and wants China to purchase more goods, according to two people briefed on discussions.
Futures are pointing to a lower open for the Dow and S&P 500 ahead of the Thursday session, with investors still trying to digest the implications of yesterday's Fed meeting.
Beau Jessup has made a name for herself in China with her lucrative baby naming service.
J.P. Morgan says there's still room for a global run-up in equities — but "the most important thing" is whether the world economy responds to efforts to spur its growth.
The findings are likely to fuel worries over the possibility that Russia may influence upcoming EU elections.
Countries including Germany and Thailand have not banned Huawei from their 5G networks despite the U.S. government urging allies to do so.
To tap the massive potential of Indonesia's electronic payment market, Go-Pay is planning to "strengthen and deepen" its position in that space, according to its CEO Aldi Haryopratomo.
Chris Kong has cooked for celebrities such as Guy Savoy, Daniel Humm and, reportedly, Beyonce. But, last year, the 32-year-old quit the glitz and glamour of Michelin-starred kitchens for his own.
Iran's foreign minister, Mohammad Javad Zarif, warned Tuesday that not joining the Financial Action Task Force, the international coalition that combats money laundering and terrorist financing, would "harm the national interests of the country."
Trump's comments come amid conflicting reports about how close the world's two largest economies are to reaching a deal and just what China is willing to concede.