The dollar slumped after Donald Trump in his first days in office offered little news on his plans to boost growth while stirring concerns over protectionism.
Terry Gou, CEO of Foxconn, has mentioned that he is thinking of investing in a display producing plant in the US. This has caused much excitement as the investment would be of the $7 billion sort of order.
Untethering the ruble helped Russia ride out the biggest oil downturn in a generation. But it's left the world's biggest energy exporter vulnerable to greater volatility in crude prices as OPEC pushes output cuts.
FILE PHOTO: A Bitcoin (virtual currency) paper wallet with QR codes and a coin are seen in an illustration picture taken at La Maison du Bitcoin in Paris, France, May 27, 2015.
NEW YORK (AP) - Wal-Mart plans to add about 10,000 retail jobs in the U.S. as it opens new stores and expands existing locations. The world's biggest retailer said Tuesday that its plans will also generate about 24,000 construction jobs.