Consumer spending fell in July for the first time in six months, but a measure of confidence among households hit a seven-year high in August, suggesting the retrenchment would be temporary.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Global equity markets rose on Friday, posting their best month since February on strong U.S. data, while German bond yields edged up from record lows as expectations that the European Central Bank would ease monetary policy next ...
The Standard & Poor's 500 Index climbed, for the biggest monthly rally since February, amid optimism in the strength of the U.S.
The executive board of the International Monetary Fund expressed confidence Friday in IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde after receiving a briefing on a French corruption probe in which Lagarde is being investigated.
THE latest process of turning ailing Malaysia Airlines around began on Feb 26, 2014, shortly after it announced its fourth consecutive quarterly loss for the financial year ended Dec 2013.