Economic News (3rd Party)

China-U.S. trade talks ‘making a final sprint’: state media

China-U.S. trade talks ‘making a final sprint’: state media

Published 16/02/2019

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Chinese state media on Saturday expressed cautious optimism over trade talks between the United States and China, a day after President Xi [more…]

Trump says may extend March 1 deadline for China trade deal

Trump says may extend March 1 deadline for China trade deal

Published 15/02/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday he may extend a March 1 deadline for reaching a trade deal with China while [more…]

Darkening ‘global economic skies’ pull stocks lower

Darkening ‘global economic skies’ pull stocks lower

Published 08/02/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Global stocks fell for a third straight day on Friday, and were set for their first weekly loss in seven, as investors [more…]

Key ECB supervision role to go unfilled in board-room impasse

Key ECB supervision role to go unfilled in board-room impasse

Published 08/02/2019

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - A key euro zone banking supervision role is set to go unfilled for an indefinite time after ECB chief Mario Draghi failed [more…]

Exclusive: U.S. considers withdrawal of zero tariffs for India -…

Exclusive: U.S. considers withdrawal of zero tariffs for India -…

Published 08/02/2019

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India could lose a vital U.S. trade concession, under which it enjoys zero tariffs on $5.6 billion of exports to the [more…]

Deutsche Bank, Commerzbank merger talk ‘speculation’: German…

Deutsche Bank, Commerzbank merger talk ‘speculation’: German…

Published 08/02/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - German Finance Minister Olaf Scholz said on Friday he was in talks with banks about their future and called reports of a [more…]

No talks between Trump and China’s Xi before trade deadline

No talks between Trump and China’s Xi before trade deadline

Published 08/02/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday he did not plan to meet with Chinese President Xi Jinping before a March 1 [more…]

Small-cap stocks shrug off debt concerns, for the moment

Small-cap stocks shrug off debt concerns, for the moment

Published 05/02/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Small-cap stocks were among the biggest losers during the stock market’s rout late last year as investors worried about high leverage, [more…]

Deals worth 235 billion rials signed at Saudi industry conference:…

Deals worth 235 billion rials signed at Saudi industry conference:…

Published 28/01/2019

RIYADH (Reuters) - Agreements worth 235 billion riyals ($63 billion) were signed on Monday on the sidelines of a Saudi Arabian industrial development conference in [more…]

Saudi government to spend 100 billion riyals on industry plan

Saudi government to spend 100 billion riyals on industry plan

Published 28/01/2019

RIYADH (Reuters) - The Saudi Arabian government will spend 100 billion riyals ($27 billion) in 2019 and 2020 as part of its industrial development program, [more…]