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Philippine central bank governor Espenilla dies
Philippine central bank governor, Nestor Espenilla, died on Saturday, the bank said. He was 60 and had cancer.
Posted on : 2019-02-23 23:51:57
In a shift, Buffett says focus on Berkshire's stock price
Warren Buffett has long told investors in his Berkshire Hathaway Inc they should not pay so much attention to what its stock price is doing.
Posted on : 2019-02-23 23:40:18
Buffett appears to fault Trump, laments M&A dearth in Berkshire shareholder letter
Warren Buffett on Saturday appeared to fault U.S. President Donald Trump for taking too much credit for the nation's economic growth, while acknowledging that market conditions are making it tough for his Berkshire Hathaway Inc to find more big companies to buy.
Posted on : 2019-02-23 22:11:09
As trade deadline looms, U.S. and China sprint to seal a deal
U.S. and Chinese negotiators met for a fifth straight day on Saturday as the two sides race against a March 1 deadline to reach agreement and prevent a further escalation in their trade war.
Posted on : 2019-02-23 21:56:26
India proposes new e-commerce regulations with focus on data rules
India outlined a new draft policy for its burgeoning e-commerce sector on Saturday, focusing on data localisation, improved privacy safeguards and measures to combat the sale of counterfeit products.
Posted on : 2019-02-23 21:31:24
Falling stocks, Kraft Heinz trigger huge Berkshire loss
Sinking stocks and deteriorating prospects from an investment in Kraft Heinz Co pummeled the bottom line of Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc, which on Saturday reported a huge quarterly net loss even as operating profit soared.
Posted on : 2019-02-23 20:12:35
French farmers warm to Macron as he calls on EU to keep budget big
European Union agriculture is threatened by divisions inside the EU and competition from rival trading blocs, French President Emmanuel Macron said on Saturday, calling for a large budget to defend EU goals on food quality and environmental protection.
Posted on : 2019-02-23 19:35:15
France's Macron says EU farming 'under threat', needs big budget
European Union agriculture is being threatened by internal divisions and rival trading blocs, French President Emmanuel Macron said on Saturday, calling for a large budget to defend EU goals on food quality and environmental protection.
Posted on : 2019-02-23 17:36:13
Canadian regulator backs oil pipeline expansion, urges whale protections
Canada's National Energy Board (NEB) regulator recommended on Friday that Ottawa approve expansion of the government-owned Trans Mountain oil pipeline, but made new, nonbinding recommendations to mitigate harm to Pacific Ocean killer whales.
Posted on : 2019-02-23 17:36:12
Egypt's top administrative court lifts ban on Uber, Careem services
Egypt's top administrative court on Saturday lifted a ban on operations by ride-hailing companies Uber and Careem, which have faced fierce opposition from traditional taxi drivers, a judicial source and lawyer said.
Posted on : 2019-02-23 17:29:34
Shareholders of Jet Airways approve debt-for-equity swap
Jet Airways Ltd said late on Friday that its shareholders approved a plan to convert existing debt to equity, paving the way for the troubled company's lenders to infuse funds and nominate directors to its board.
Posted on : 2019-02-23 14:22:38
Indonesia asks India to cut palm oil tariffs in exchange for sugar imports
Indonesia has asked India to cut its tariff on refined palm oil to 45 percent, matching the levy faced by rival producer Malaysia, and has offered market access for Indian sugar in exchange, the trade ministry said on Saturday.
Posted on : 2019-02-23 14:15:16
China's Xi urges financial risk prevention while seeking stable growth
China should seek stable development of its economy while not forgetting to fend off risks to its financial system, Chinese President Xi Jinping said, state news agency Xinhua reported on Saturday.
Posted on : 2019-02-23 12:01:11
China's Xi: financial sector must serve the real economy
China's financial sector must serve the real economy, President Xi Jinping told a study session for senior Communist Party officials, state news agency Xinhua said on Saturday.
Posted on : 2019-02-23 11:05:12
Trump says he's inclined to extend China trade deadline and meet Xi soon
President Donald Trump said on Friday there was "a very good chance" the United States would strike a deal with China to end their trade war and that he was inclined to extend his March 1 tariff deadline and meet soon with Chinese President Xi Jinping.
Posted on : 2019-02-23 06:37:17
The battle for Citgo: How Venezuela's opposition leaders seized control
Asdrubal Chavez, chief executive of Houston-based Citgo Petroleum Corp, boarded the Venezuelan-owned firm's corporate jet in Caracas on Jan. 30, after meeting with top officials of the embattled administration of socialist President Nicolas Maduro about the latest U.S. oil sanctions.
Posted on : 2019-02-23 05:31:38
New York governor orders probe into Facebook access to data from other apps
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo on Friday ordered two state agencies to investigate a media report that Facebook Inc may be accessing far more personal information than previously known from smartphone users, including health and other sensitive data.
Posted on : 2019-02-23 05:22:58
Citgo Petroleum confirms new board, begins CEO search: statement
U.S. refiner Citgo Petroleum Corp on Friday said it accepted a new board of independent directors and launched a search for a chief executive, in a split with its Venezuelan state-run parent PDVSA.
Posted on : 2019-02-23 05:06:23
Fed's policy pause sets stage for broad overhaul
When Federal Reserve policymakers last month put a three-year rate-hike campaign on hold and backed ending a yearlong push to shrink their $4 trillion balance sheet, they cited increased risks to U.S. economic growth and the need for more time to sort through the data.
Posted on : 2019-02-23 04:35:20
Trump says inclined to extend China trade deadline, to meet Xi soon
U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday there was "a very good chance" the United States would strike a deal with China to end their trade war and that he was inclined to extend his March 1 deadline to reach an agreement.
Posted on : 2019-02-23 04:18:36
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