Japanese shares rose, with the Topix (TPX) index posting its biggest weekly rally in 18 months, amid optimism for U.S. earnings and European growth.
FRANKFURT--German consumer confidence is expected to rebound in November, a sentiment survey released Friday showed, signaling that citizens of Europe's largest economy have become less sensitive to conflicts across the globe and their impact on ...
BEIJING/HONG KONG (Reuters) - Chinese home prices fell for a fifth straight month in September, wiping out gains scored in the past year and raising expectations the government will have to implement more economic support measures to cushion the blow.
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - South Korea's economic growth slowed to 3.2 percent in the third quarter, the lowest in five quarters, as weakness in exports and spending by companies offset the boost from government stimulus.
Americans continue to fall far short of what they need to be saving for retirement. According to a new survey commissioned by Wells Fargo through Harris Poll, The median amount of money saved fro retirement by middle class people is only $20,000.