Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said on Thursday that it is too early to fully understand the impact on US economic growth of the turmoil in global markets.
12 Feb 2016 01:36
A fierce sell-off gripped world markets on Thursday after a warning by US Federal Reserve boss Janet Yellen over the global economy, while oil fell close to 13-year lows.
12 Feb 2016 00:06
Fewer Americans filed new claims for US unemployment insurance benefits last week as the labour market overall shows improvement, government data released on Thursday showed.
12 Feb 2016 01:07
Eurogroup chief Jeroen Dijsselbloem said on Thursday that the EU's single currency area and its banks were stronger than a few years ago, playing down concerns that have spooked global markets.
11 Feb 2016 22:36
IMF chief Christine Lagarde became assured on Thursday of a second five-year term after the global financial institution announced there were no other candidates for the position.
11 Feb 2016 22:45
Among the sectors that now allow 100 per cent foreign ownership are warehousing and cold storage facilities.
12 Feb 2016 01:46
India and the United Arab Emirates on Thursday signed deals in fields ranging from space technology to renewable energy during a visit to New Delhi by Abu Dhabi's crown prince, the Indian foreign ministry said.