BEIJING - European shares drifted lower Monday as tensions over Ukraine simmered while Asian stock markets mostly rose on expectations of stimulus in China after manufacturing growth slowed in August.
Industry experts are certain that Grup Alibaba, the largest e-commerce company in China, will launch the long-awaited initial public offering (IPO) in a few days.
(Adds detail, economist) BERLIN, Sept 1 (Reuters) - Weak investment spending and slow trade led Germany to contract for the first time in over a year in the second quarter, data showed, suggesting Europe's largest economy is running out of steam just as the ...
Russia's manufacturing sector grew in August despite ongoing Western sanctions on the country over the Ukraine crisis. Bloomberg News.
WASHINGTON - The legalization of recreational marijuana in two states - Colorado and Washington - and medical marijuana in more than 20 others has raised concern that there will be more drivers stoned behind the wheel.