Wall Street falls as media stocks slump; jobs data awaited| Reuters
Aug 06, 2015 at 23:45 | Source:
REUTERS - U.S. stocks fell on Thursday as a spate of poor earnings reports from media companies added to investors' nervousness ahead of a key jobs data that could provide clues regarding the timing of a rate hike.Walt Disney's shares fell 4.2 percen...
Venezuela bans another opposition politician from holding office| Reuters
Jul 19, 2015 at 10:45 | Source:
CARACAS - Former Venezuelan state Governor Pablo Perez said on Saturday he had been barred from holding public office for 10 years, the third ban on an opposition politician in the last week. The comptroller's office this week also disqualified forme...
Analysis - Counting the cost for Greece and Europe| Reuters
Jul 18, 2015 at 01:45 | Source:
BRUSSELS When Greek leaders began a shift in policy last year to ease themselves out from under the tutelage of foreign creditors, they hoped it would bring economic as well as political gains. Nine months on, falling output and a slump in asset valu...
Brazil opens corruption probe against former president Silva
Jul 17, 2015 at 09:30 | Source:
Brasilia:Brazil's corruption-fueled political crisis ramped up on Thursday when prosecutors announced a probe into possible influence peddling by former president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva.The investigation will center on Lula's alleged use of his cl...
Pope criticises capitalism, calls for a new economic order
Jul 10, 2015 at 07:16 | Source:
Santa Cruz, Bolivia:Pope Francis on Thursday urged the downtrodden to change the world economic order, denouncing a "new colonialism" by agencies that impose austerity programs and calling for the poor to have the "sacred rig...
Pope calls for new economic order, criticises capitalism| Reuters
Jul 10, 2015 at 06:16 | Source:
SANTA CRUZ, Bolivia Pope Francis on Thursday urged the downtrodden to change the world economic order, denouncing a "new colonialism" by agencies that impose austerity programs and calling for the poor to have the "sacred rights" ...