Archive of 18 January 2019

Renewed optimism about US China trade talks lifts grains

CHICAGO: US soybean futures jumped 1 percent on Friday while corn and wheat also edged upward in a broad commodities and equities market rally on...

Wall St Week Ahead-US chipmakers may give clues on China hazard

SAN FRANCISCO: Intel Corp operates mostly outside the Apple-sphere, and that is exactly why whatever it says next week about business in its vital Chinese...

European shares surf to six-week highs on US-China trade progress

LONDON: European shares jumped to their highest level in six weeks as signs of a detente in the trade war between the United States and...

US bond yields hit 3-week highs as Wall Street rallies

NEW YORK: US Treasury yields rose to three-week highs on Friday as investors piled back into Wall Street on hopes Washington and Beijing are moving...

Tesla cuts jobs as it looks to make Model 3 more affordable

Tesla Inc said on Friday it would cut thousands of jobs to rein in costs as it plans to increase production of lower-priced versions of...

Canadian oil firm MEG says Husky balked at friendly takeover talks

WINNIPEG: The chief executive officer of Canadian oil producer MEG Energy Corp invited his counterpart at Husky Energy Inc earlier this month to negotiate a...

PM draws attention of UNGA President to massive human rights violations in IoK

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Friday drew the attention President of UNGA, Ms Maria Fernanda Espinosa to the massive human rights violations in Indian...

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