As 2015 comes to a close, Mario Draghi is again trying to keep the European economy on track. Next year, traders may well be counting on him doing the same for global financial markets if a rise in political tension and international violence proves ...
FREEHOLD, N.J. - Five hours before the so-called doorbuster deals at Walmart, a slow trickle of shoppers, mostly in pairs or shopping alone, picked up last minute groceries for Thanksgiving dinners at the store here.
BEIJING - China's main stock market index fell more than 5 percent after two of the country's biggest securities firms announced they are under investigation for possible misconduct.
TOKYO - Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has ordered Cabinet ministers to prepare an extra spending package, including cash handouts for the poorest pensioners, seeking to breathe fresh life into Japan's stalling recovery.
Crude oil future prices were lower in early Asia trade Friday as the market remained anxious about a growing global glut after the U.S.