Wednesday, Jul 17, 2019


Aug 22, 2019 10:13 AM

Trade woes slowing US economy, deficit to top US$1 trillion in 2020: Budget experts

[WASHINGTON] Higher trade barriers, including President Donald Trump's tariffs, are slowing the US economy and...

Aug 22, 2019 10:07 AM

Berlin’s fintech wealth is attracting at least one private bank

[FRANKFURT] Berlin's vibrant startup scene is creating a new generation of wealthy entrepreneurs who are...

Aug 22, 2019 09:56 AM

Hong Kong: Stocks start Thursday on front foot

[HONG KONG] Hong Kong stocks started on Thursday with small gains following a positive lead from Wall Street and...

Aug 22, 2019 09:54 AM

Trump attacks, economic fears focus spotlight on Fed's Powell speech

[WASHINGTON] When the leader of the Federal Reserve speaks, the world listens. But the relentless attacks by US...

Aug 22, 2019 09:48 AM

WeWork rival Knotel vaults to unicorn status

[NEW YORK] Knotel Inc, which pitches itself as a steadier investment than much larger competitor WeWork, raised US$...

Aug 22, 2019 09:44 AM

Japan says gaps remain with US on trade after 'very tough' talks

[WASHINGTON] Japanese Economy Minister Toshimitsu Motegi said on Wednesday there were still gaps that needed to be...