A member of the Malaysian Air Forces searches the water for signs of debris from the missing Malaysian Airline System Bhd. jet on March 13, 2014, in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
WASHINGTON, March 14, (Agencies): US consumer sentiment weakened in early March as an unusually harsh winter appeared to dim views on the economy's prospects.
China announced over the weekend it would expand the daily yuan trading band against the US dollar beginning on Monday as the country pushes for a more internationalized currency and market-based financial sector.
Dubai has received a financial boost thanks to an agreement to refinance at preferential rates $20bn of bonds and loans owed to the central bank of the United Arab Emirates and its capital, Abu Dhabi.
Offering could be could be one of the largest ever, reaping in an expected $15 billion for a $130 billion valuation. Steven Musil.