FEDERAL Reserve chair Janet Yellen, in what may be her last appearance before Congress as head of the central bank, described a steadily brightening picture for the US economy while downplaying the...

[WASHINGTON] Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen, in what may be her last appearance before Congress as head of the central bank, described a steadily brightening picture for the US economy while...

FOUR of the world's top central bankers promised on Tuesday to keep guiding investors about future policy moves as they slowly withdraw the extraordinary monetary stimulus rolled out during the...

FEDERAL Reserve Chair Janet Yellen's inflation strategy may have a shelf life of about four months. After that, a gang of newcomers might have to decide what to do next...

[MUMBAI] Across much of Asia, foreign currency reserves have never been stronger.

[WASHINGTON] Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen on Friday defended regulations adopted after the 2008 financial meltdown, saying they promoted stability and growth - effectively rebutting White...

[NEW YORK] US stocks rose slightly on Friday, lifted by high-dividend-paying stocks, after Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen stayed silent on monetary policy in a much-anticipated speech.

REFORMS put in place after the 2007 to 2009 crisis have strengthened the financial system without impeding economic growth, and any future changes should remain modest, Federal Reserve chair Janet...

[WASHINGTON] Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said any rollback of post-crisis financial reforms should be "modest" because they've made the banking system stronger and more...

[HONG KONG] The populist leaders of India, Indonesia and the Philippines won office with promises of massive spending to upgrade their nation's roads, railways and ports. Doing so, the thinking...