Chinese stocks rose and the yen headed for a second weekly decline against the dollar on speculation governments will step up stimulus to bolster their economies.
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia's ruble rose on Friday to its strongest levels in more than three weeks, in a sharp rebound from its recent all-time lows, after the government ordered exporters to sell some of their hard currency revenues.
BEIJING (Reuters) - The People's Bank of China (PBOC) is weighing changing rules governing how loan-to-deposit ratios are calculated at banks, a move that would boost liquidity conditions, sources with direct knowledge told Reuters.
SEOUL�South Korea, the U.S. and Japan will sign a trilateral intelligence-sharing pact next week to better cope with North Korea's increasing nuclear and missile threats, officials in Seoul said Friday.
The days when you could hail a regular taxi via Uber for free are now over: The company quietly introduced a new $2 "booking fee" for UberT yesterday.