Economic News (3rd Party)

Cambodia’s opposition gives up posts after ban

Cambodia’s opposition gives up posts after ban

Published 20/11/2017

A man walks near posters the Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) and Cambodian People's Party (CPP), in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, November 20, 2017. REUTERS/Samrang PringPHNOM [more…]

Zimbabwe’s Mugabe has until noon to stand down or face impeachment

Zimbabwe’s Mugabe has until noon to stand down or face impeachment

Published 20/11/2017

People watch as Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe addresses the nation on television, at a bar in Harare, Zimbabwe, November 19, 2017. REUTERS/Philimon BulawayoHARARE (Reuters) - [more…]

China to offer financing help, subsidies to boost private investment in manufacturing

China to offer financing help, subsidies to boost private investment in manufacturing

Published 20/11/2017

China issued guidelines on Monday aimed at boosting private investment in manufacturing, including stepping up fiscal support and "innovative financing" for private firms to gear towards greener development and move up the value chain. [more…]

Australia’s economy seen growing at ‘modest’ pace: IMF

Australia’s economy seen growing at ‘modest’ pace: IMF

Published 20/11/2017

FILE PHOTO: A worker looks on as a drill breaks the pavement on a construction site next to Barangaroo building complex in Sydney's central business [more…]

As many Venezuela bondholders stampede, some joust for advantage

As many Venezuela bondholders stampede, some joust for advantage

Published 20/11/2017

NEW YORK/LONDON/CARACAS (Reuters) - Venezuela’s efforts to restructure its debt may have triggered an initial stampede for the exits, but some investment funds are maintaining [more…]

Japan PM Abe: Govt and BOJ to work together to beat deflation

Japan PM Abe: Govt and BOJ to work together to beat deflation

Published 20/11/2017

FILE PHOTO: Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe delivers his policy speech at the lower house of parliament in Tokyo, Japan, November 17, 2017. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-HoonTOKYO [more…]

Driverless cars set for UK budget boost: finance ministry

Driverless cars set for UK budget boost: finance ministry

Published 19/11/2017

Britain's Finance Secretary Philip Hammond leaves 11 Downing Street, London, Britain, November 15, 2017. REUTERS/Toby MelvilleLONDON (Reuters) - British finance minister Philip Hammond’s budget statement [more…]

Cuban businesswomen seek Rubio meeting as U.S. policy bites

Cuban businesswomen seek Rubio meeting as U.S. policy bites

Published 18/11/2017

Niuris Higueras (C), one of Havana's most successful restaurateurs in Havana, sits with U.S. clients at her restaurant in Cuba, November 15, 2017. REUTERS/Alexandre MeneghiniHAVANA [more…]

Factbox: From tax to budget, what’s on U.S. Congress to-do list

Factbox: From tax to budget, what’s on U.S. Congress to-do list

Published 18/11/2017

(Reuters) - The U.S. Congress is hurtling toward some major tax, budget and other policy deadlines. Some are hard and some are flexible, with the [more…]

China sets sweeping new rules to regulate $15 trillion asset management products

China sets sweeping new rules to regulate $15 trillion asset management products

Published 17/11/2017

FILE PHOTO: A Chinese national flag flutters outside the headquarters of the People's Bank of China, the Chinese central bank, in Beijing, China April 3, [more…]