Fri, 22 Aug 2014 08:26:24 GMT
LONDON -- Oil prices rose on Thursday after the release of solid economic data in the US, the world's top consumer of crude, traders said. Futures rebounded from losses earlier in the day caused by receding concerns that conflicts in crude producers .
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 09:24:22 GMT
British Jihadist becomes world's most wanted man after beheading U.S. journalist - A British jihadist named John has become the world's most wanted man after the beheading of the United States journalist James Foley. According to the Mirror, the jihadist is said to be an educated man from London's East End. There were claims that .
Sat, 16 Aug 2014 11:37:16 GMT
Business sentiment is already on edge in Germany as Europe's largest economy deals with reduced trade with Russia. An index of Russian equities <.MCX has dropped 6 percent for the year so far. Against that backdrop, U.S. stocks - backed by earnings . .
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 01:00:04 GMT
New York Times- - New York TimesGermany won the World Cup last month with seven Bayern players; eight others were also on World Cup rosters. Now the team is in the United States, having defeated Chivas Guadalajara of Mexico, 1-0, on Thursday night at Red Bull Arena in Harrison, N.J., . .
Fri, 22 Aug 2014 17:02:15 GMT
New Zealand HeraldThey worry that Beijing has exploited a US foreign policy vacuum, grabbing pole position on a dynamic continent the Economist predicts will host seven out of 10 of the world's fastest growing economies this decade. . Bad news from Africa is a . .
Fri, 15 Aug 2014 23:10:36 GMT
While the investment world fixates on Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway stock cracking $US200,000 per share for the first time, there are some other listed company where you'd get little change for that kind of money. Take US-based Bactolac . .
Fri, 22 Aug 2014 20:09:13 GMT
Chinese ships recently participated for the first time in the U.S.-sponsored Rim of the Pacific naval exercises, the world's largest. U.S. officials say they hope the increasing contacts will help avoid misunderstandings as they operate in closer . .
Fri, 22 Aug 2014 15:29:21 GMT
Fed up with shrinking sales, McDonald's replaces head of its US business - After urging Wall Street earlier this year to give it a full year to fix that, the CEO of the world's biggest restaurant chain is turning to an alumnus to revive its U.S. business, where the company has struggled with more intense breakfast competition .
Fri, 22 Aug 2014 14:32:31 GMT
Considering the globalized nature of the world, especially when it comes to business, this scenario exemplifies why it is important for all Americans to pay attention to what is going on inside and outside of the United States. American workers have . .
Fri, 22 Aug 2014 14:33:21 GMT
"It just reflects different stages of the economic recovery in different parts of the world," said Stuart Hoffman, chief economist at PNC Financial Services Group. "The U.S. recovery is well ahead of recoveries in Europe and Japan." Sung Won Sohn, an . .