The stock market is rebounding from a sharp six-day slump that was triggered by concerns about the health of the Chinese economy. That was the longest market slide in more than three years.
Rio de Janeiro: Brazil has slipped into recession, the government said on Friday, deepening the gloom in the world's seventh largest economy already battered by falling commodity prices, political crisis and a corruption scandal.
In this Nov. 4, 2013, file photo, pedestrians cross the street in front of Twitter headquarters in San Francisco. Twitter is setting modest goals to diversify its workforce while it fights a proposed class-action lawsuit that says the …more.
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(Adds CFO comments, updates shares). By John Tilak. TORONTO Aug 28 (Reuters) - Bank of Nova Scotia, which reported a quarterly profit that beat market expectations on Friday, said bad loans in the energy sector climbed as the oil price selloff took a toll.