Category: Money

Us House Prices To Rise At Twice The Speed Of Inflation And Pay Reuters Poll

– An acute shortage of affordable homes in the United States will continue over the coming year, according to a majority of property market analysts polled by...

Oil Prices Rise Amid Venezuela Export Concerns

SINGAPORE/TOKYO – Global oil prices rose during Asian trade on Wednesday after Venezuela raised the prospect of halting some crude exports, according to people...

Mexico Minister Sees More Than 50 Percent Chance Of Initial Nafta Deal This Year

MEXICO CITY – Mexico’s economy minister said on Tuesday that he sees a better than 50 percent chance of reaching an agreement in principle on NAFTA this year...

Asia Stocks Rise As Techs Lift Wall Street Italy Still A Worry

TOKYO – Asian stocks rose on Wednesday after tech sector strength lifted Wall Street shares while concerns about Italy’s debt prompted investors to move into...

Us Oil Prices Inch Up On Fall In Local Crude Stockpiles

TOKYO – U.S. oil prices edged up in early Asian trade on Wednesday to move away from lows hit in the previous session, buoyed after industry data showed a decline...

Outside Investors Rebuke Facebook Vote Structure Tallies Show

BOSTON – A wide majority of outside investors at Facebook Inc backed a measure that would revamp its voting structure and end the supervoting rights of shares held...

Asia Stocks Edge Up As Techs Lift Wall Street Italy Still A Worry

TOKYO – Asian stocks edged up on Wednesday after tech sector strength lifted Wall Street shares, while concerns about Italy’s debt prompted investors to move...

Troncs Top Shareholder Terminates Sale Of Stake To Mccormick Media

– Newspaper publisher Tronc Inc’s (TRNC.O) top shareholder said in a filing here on Wednesday that it had terminated the sale of a stake in the company after...

Qatar Airways Boss Apologizes For Remarks On Women Ceos

SYDNEY – The head of Qatar Airways apologized on Wednesday for saying that a woman could not do his job. Qatar Airways Chief Executive Akbar Al Baker said his...

Exclusive Chinas Zte Signed Preliminary Agreement To Lift Us Ban Sources

– ZTE Corp (000063.SZ) has signed an agreement in principle that would lift a U.S. Commerce Department ban on buying from U.S. suppliers, allowing China’s...