Inflation

Volkswagen Mexico agrees 5.5 percent salary hike for workers: union

Volkswagen Mexico agrees 5.5 percent salary hike for workers: union

Published 19/08/2018

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - German carmaker Volkswagen AG (VOWG_p.DE) has agreed to a 5.5 percent salary increase for workers in Mexico and another raise for [more…]

Turkish lira crisis poses additional risk to German economy:…

Turkish lira crisis poses additional risk to German economy:…

Published 19/08/2018

BERLIN (Reuters) - Turkey’s currency crisis poses an additional risk to Germany’s economy on top of trade frictions with the United States and the possibility [more…]

Iran eases currency rules, hoping to buoy rial ahead of sanctions

Iran eases currency rules, hoping to buoy rial ahead of sanctions

Published 06/08/2018

ANKARA (Reuters) - Iran will ease foreign exchange rules, state TV reported on Sunday, in a bid to halt a collapse of the rial currency [more…]

Investors pull money from U.S. large-cap stocks as tech retains…

Investors pull money from U.S. large-cap stocks as tech retains…

Published 03/08/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - A selloff in big U.S. tech shares wasn’t enough to pull money away from the sector, Bank of America Merrill Lynch strategists [more…]

Swiss, German drugmakers join U.S. price freeze

Swiss, German drugmakers join U.S. price freeze

Published 20/07/2018

ZURICH (Reuters) - European drugmakers Roche, Bayer and Merck KGaA became the latest companies to freeze prices in the United States for the rest of [more…]

Dollar rises as trade war fears fade, risk sentiment returns

Dollar rises as trade war fears fade, risk sentiment returns

Published 10/07/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - The dollar strengthened broadly on Monday and neared a six-month high against the Japanese yen as investors bought riskier assets, encouraged by [more…]

Dollar slides after U.S. nonfarm payrolls report

Dollar slides after U.S. nonfarm payrolls report

Published 06/07/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The dollar fell on Friday after data showed the U.S. economy created more jobs than expected in June, but a closely-watched [more…]