Emerging Market Countries

Global stocks push higher, dollar sapped by rate hike uncertainty

Global stocks push higher, dollar sapped by rate hike uncertainty

Published 19/11/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - World shares started the week on the front foot on Monday, amid conflicting signals of a potential truce in the China-U.S. trade [more…]

Rouhani says Iran to continue oil exports and resist U.S. economic war

Rouhani says Iran to continue oil exports and resist U.S. economic war

Published 19/11/2018

(Reuters) - Iran will continue to export oil despite U.S. sanctions, which are part of a psychological war doomed to failure, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani [more…]

RBI board meets amid row with government, Indian markets on guard

RBI board meets amid row with government, Indian markets on guard

Published 19/11/2018

MUMBAI (Reuters) - A Reserve Bank of India board meeting began on Monday with investors waiting to see if central bank and government policymakers could [more…]

From rugby to painting, China using global stage to diminish Taiwan

From rugby to painting, China using global stage to diminish Taiwan

Published 19/11/2018

TAIPEI (Reuters) - All Taiwan wanted to do was to host rugby teams from around the region for a series of matches. Instead, Chinese representatives [more…]

China says will abide by WTO rules in probe of machine tools from…

China says will abide by WTO rules in probe of machine tools from…

Published 19/11/2018

BEIJING (Reuters) - China’s commerce ministry said on Monday it will abide by WTO rules in its anti-dumping investigation of vertical machining centers from Japan [more…]

Nigerian opposition candidate Atiku Abubakar seeks to boost oil…

Nigerian opposition candidate Atiku Abubakar seeks to boost oil…

Published 19/11/2018

LAGOS/ABUJA (Reuters) - Nigerian opposition candidate Atiku Abubakar will seek to boost investment in the country’s oil sector if he becomes president next year, according [more…]

APEC fails to live up to its name amid U.S., China acrimony

APEC fails to live up to its name amid U.S., China acrimony

Published 19/11/2018

PORT MORESBY (Reuters) - The C in APEC stands for Cooperation. But when the two biggest members are fighting a trade war and using the [more…]

Taliban say no pact struck with U.S. over deadline to end Afghan war

Taliban say no pact struck with U.S. over deadline to end Afghan war

Published 19/11/2018

KABUL (Reuters) - A three-day meeting between the Taliban and the U.S. special envoy for Afghanistan to pave the way for peace talks ended with [more…]

Ten years’ jail term for Chinese author of homoerotic novel sparks…

Ten years’ jail term for Chinese author of homoerotic novel sparks…

Published 19/11/2018

BEIJING (Reuters) - A Chinese court’s 10-year jail term for an author of a homoerotic book found guilty of profiting from selling “obscene” literature has [more…]

Lights, camera, factions: Stars at Chinese-language ‘Oscars’ split…

Lights, camera, factions: Stars at Chinese-language ‘Oscars’ split…

Published 19/11/2018

TAIPEI/SHANGHAI (Reuters) - The Chinese-speaking world’s version of the Oscars, the Golden Horse Awards, has created a sharp political divide between film stars and directors [more…]