BERLIN - Chemical and oil company BASF is warning that its profits will come in below its previous forecast in the wake of slower global economic growth and industrial production.
The dollar was lower against the yen in Asia trade Friday, with news of a new Ebola patient in New York prompting investors to switch to the perceived safety of the Japanese currency.
South Korea's economy grew at an annual pace of 3.2 per cent in the third quarter of this year, the central bank said on Friday, with weak exports to China offset by rising private consumption.
BERLIN - A survey finds that a downward trend in German consumer confidence has come to an end, despite cooler growth prospects for Europe's biggest economy.
The average price of new homes in 70 Chinese cities fell year over year in September for the first time in nearly two years. Here, a residential area in Shanghai.