Duterte says Trump wished his drug crackdown ‘success’

President Rodrigo Duterte said Saturday Donald Trump wished his deadly crackdown on illegal drugs would succeed during a telephone call, and he assured the U.S. president-elect More...

Russia’s Lavrov says difficult to solve peace treaty issue with Japan

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Saturday it would be difficult to close the gap in positions over a peace treaty and territorial dispute with Japan, two weeks More...

Italy’s referendum explained: What you need to know

Italian citizens will vote on constitutional reform on Sunday in what is seen by many analysts as the most significant European political event of 2016. Yes, even bigger than More...

Steven Mnuchin nominated for US treasury secretary

  Trump defended Mnuchin’s track record in distressed debt. “He purchased IndyMac Bank for $1.6bn and ran it very professionally, selling it for $3.4bn plus a return More...

Co-op’s Christmas ad shows charity benefits of membership

The Co-operative Group’s Christmas TV advertisement is featuring people involved with the local community groups that have benefited from its revamped membership scheme. The More...

EU leaders to hold shorter summit in December, ending with dinner without May

The regular end-of-the-year summit of European Union leaders will last this year only one day and will end with a dinner More...

Oil prices rise further after Opec agrees output cut

Oil prices have risen further following Wednesday’s agreement by the Opec group of oil producing nations More...

Eurozone jobless rate below 10% for first time since 2011

The eurozone’s unemployment rate has fallen below 10% for the first time since 2011. Unemployment fell...

Brexit minister says would consider paying into EU for market access

Britain would consider making payments to the European Union after it leaves to achieve the best...

Are You a Student Interested in a Career in Economics? Read This!

Economics is a social science that tackles the theories behind market processes and enterprise. It proceeds...

US: Elon Musk predicts a “pretty good chance” for UBI

In an interview with CNBC on Friday, November 4, famed Silicon Valley entrepreneur Elon Musk — founder and More...

Homebuilders tumble on weak housing data, Lennar outlook

Homebuilder stocks tumbled Tuesday as disappointing monthly housing data and slowing orders at builder Lennar weighed on the sector. Housing starts..

FedEx earnings: $2.90 per share vs. expected EPS of $2.81

The company posted adjusted fiscal first-quarter earnings per share of $2.90 on revenue of $14.66 billion. Wall Street expected FedEx to..

Trump Treasury pick Mnuchin could profit from bill to reduce bank supervision

A bill passed by the House late Thursday could be a boon to Steven Mnuchin, Donald Trump’s pick to head the More...

If Italy rejects Renzi’s reforms, this is how to play stocks, says J.P. Morgan strategist

Italian voters are expected to reject constitutional reforms in a referendum on Sunday, as worries grew that a “no” vote could..

SBI net profit shrinks 35%

State Bank of India’s (SBI) net profit fell 34.56 per cent for the quarter ended September 30 to Rs.2,538 crore, as..

Risk Based Lending—A New Era in Home Loans

Savings help you in hard times—there’s no question. However, when you want to buy an asset like a home, it entails..

Brighten Your Future With Political Management

Being able to advance your career is important. Unfortunately, this is not always the easiest task to accomplish. If you have..

AFL player turned international businessman Fergus Watts seeks treechange at Moorooduc property

THE founder of one of Australia’s largest privately-owned communications companies is headed for a multi-million dollar Mornington Peninsula treechange. Bastion Collective..

Eurozone jobless rate below 10% for first time since 2011

The eurozone’s unemployment rate has fallen below 10% for the first time since 2011. Unemployment fell to 9.8% in October –..