Crude-oil futures extended gains in Asian trade Friday after financial markets received a shot in the arm from U.S. growth numbers that helped prices rally overnight.
TOKYO - The backdrop to the wild drama in financial markets over the past few weeks is a less dramatic but more daunting reality: the deep-seated challenges for sustaining long-term growth, especially for aging economies like Japan's.
China's central bank raised its yuan reference rate by the most in five months, taking analysts by surprise and triggering the currency's biggest gain since March just two weeks after a switch to a more market-oriented fixing.
A PR stunt for peace day is quickly turning into a war between America's two burger giants. By Justin Bariso. Justin Bariso is the founder and leader of Insight, a consulting group that helps organizations improve their ability to work globally ...
Pakistan has already managed to partially bridge the conventional military disadvantage with respect to India by going nuclear and now it is building nuclear weapons at the fastest rate in the world.