Asian markets opened in positive territory on Friday as investors took their cues from European equities, which closed higher Thursday on anticipation of further stimulus from the European Central Bank (ECB).
SYDNEY The dollar, euro and yen found themselves in familiar territory early on Friday, having shuffled sideways in thin trade with U.S.
NEW YORK - If the beginning of the holiday season is any indication, it could be a merry mobile Christmas for shoppers. For the first time, there's expected to be more people visiting retailers' websites through their smartphones than on desktop ...
Barclays Plc bankers who manage money for the ultra-rich were supposed to have been even more vigilant than usual as they considered a multi-billion-dollar deal for people with high-profile political ties in 2011.
SEOUL: US crude oil futures fell more than one percent in early Asian trading on Friday, under pressure from concerns of a supply glut, although market activity was subdued due to a US holiday.