Stocks fall, yen up with focus on Fed| Reuters
Mar 16, 2016 at 01:45 | Source:
NEW YORK Stocks in major markets fell on Tuesday after the Bank of Japan painted a bleaker picture of the world's third-largest economy and as U.S. retail sales data brought down expectations of a strong first quarter.The yen rose sharply against the...
Europe shares track Asia lower after BOJ, focus turns to Fed | Reuters
Mar 16, 2016 at 00:30 | Source:
LONDON European shares fell on Tuesday, pulled lower by mirroring declines in Asia after the Bank of Japan painted a bleaker picture of the Japanese economy and helped push the yen higher, and as oil and metals prices dropped.U.S. stocks were set to ...
Lin Dan rebuts critics with sixth All-England title at the age of 32
Mar 13, 2016 at 19:32 | Source:
Birmingham, United Kingdom:Lin Dan, already regarded by many as the greatest player of all time, made another entry into the record books when he regained the All-England Open title and won it for a sixth time on Sunday.Lin's 21-9, 21-10 victory in t...
S&P 500, U.S. crude prices end at 2016 highs| Reuters
Mar 12, 2016 at 04:45 | Source:
NEW YORK The S&P 500 ended at its highest level of the year on Friday as oil prices climbed further and investors reassessed this week's stimulus measures by the European Central Bank.Oil gains followed an International Energy Agency report that ...
Gold below 13-month top on dollar, heads for second week of gains| Reuters
Mar 12, 2016 at 02:30 | Source:
LONDON Gold edged lower on Friday as the dollar rebounded, but prices remained within reach of a 13-month high touched in early trade after the European Central Bank's announcement of new easing measures.ECB President Mario Draghi rolled out measures...
FIFA Sandal: Former match agent's confession threatens to drag down others
Mar 10, 2016 at 14:19 | Source:
New York: A former FIFA match agent's confession that he helped pay big bribes to football officials in Central America and the Caribbean promises to fan the flames of the scandal rocking the game's beleaguered world body.Miguel Trujillo, a 65-year-o...
World equities fall on fresh China fears; oil sinks| Reuters
Mar 09, 2016 at 04:15 | Source:
NEW YORK World stock markets declined on Tuesday after weak data from China reignited concerns about a slowing global economy and oil prices pulled back from recent sharp gains.China's February trade performance was worse than economists expected, wi...
Asian shares retreat on profit-taking; oil eyed| Reuters
Mar 08, 2016 at 09:30 | Source:
HONG KONG Asian shares fell on Tuesday as investors took profits after a month-long rally and investors grew wary of the market's near-term prospects ahead of major central bank meetings.Led by China, MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outs...
Asia shares firm as oil, commodities regain momentum| Reuters
Mar 08, 2016 at 06:45 | Source:
TOKYO Asian shares inched higher on Tuesday after global oil prices soared to three-month highs on growing hopes of more coordinated measures from oil-producing countries to stem tumbling prices.MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Ja...