Thursday, Oct 03, 2019


Oct 19, 2019 02:05 PM

Oil short-sellers' gloom deepens with price stuck below US$55

[CALGARY] Hedge funds are increasingly pessimistic on oil as US stockpiles surge and crude refining plunges.

Oct 19, 2019 01:50 PM

Quiet ending for inquiry into Clinton emails

[WASHINGTON] A years-long State Department investigation into former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's private...

Oct 19, 2019 01:49 PM

McConnell slams Trump's Syria withdrawal as 'strategic nightmare'

[WASHINGTON] US Senate majority leader Mitch McConnell Friday attacked President Donald Trump's decision to pull...

Oct 19, 2019 01:22 PM

Land of the rising scrum: World Cup fever sweeps Japan

[TOKYO] Long queues for replica shirts, desperate searches for tickets and TV stations showing Japan's wins on a...

Oct 19, 2019 12:53 PM

At IMF, US urges action to spur global economy, avoids talk of trade war

[WASHINGTON] Washington called Friday for action from other major world powers to spur economic growth, avoiding...

Oct 19, 2019 12:21 PM

Violence escalates in Barcelona after 500,000 separatists rally

[BARCELONA] Violent clashes escalated in Barcelona late Friday, as radical Catalan separatists hurled rocks and...