Stories about Markets

Jul 03 2018

Social Reactions: LeBron James joins the Los Angeles Lakers

Sunday's announcement came on the opening day of the new league year. StubHub , the online ticket exchange, told CBSSports.com it saw an unprecedented jump in visits t...

Jul 03 2018

Tesla Production Hits 7K Cars a Week

Musk added, "I think we just became a real vehicle company". There have only been two profitable quarters in the company's entire history so far. As the end of the quar...

Jul 02 2018

Steel and aluminum announcement coming Friday

Last year, approximately 55 percent of Canada's total steel imports came from the USA, with the remaining 45 percent split among Brazil, China, South Korea and Turkey. Th...

Jul 02 2018

Million-barrel question: How GCC will benefit from Opec output hike

Al Jazeera's Rosiland Jordan, reporting from Washington , DC, said "it is not unusual" for the White House to put pressure on OPEC members to increase oil output "main...

Jul 01 2018

Iran dismisses United States efforts to ban Iranian oil as ‘futile’

Following last week's pledge of more oil from OPEC, Russia is now standing next to Saudi Arabia as a major influence in the market, an analytics analyst said. Iran had ...

Jul 01 2018

Toys ‘R’ Us Closes Doors

Toys "R" Us closed the last of its USA stores Friday, ending the chain known to generations for their brightly colored logo and Geoffrey the giraffe mascot. The toy sto...

Jun 30 2018

Mount Agung: AirAsia flights from Perth to Bali cancelled due to volcano

It's far from the first time Agung has interrupted travel plans for WA holiday-makers, with a November eruption past year causing chaos to flight schedules. Australian vi...

Jun 29 2018

Sweltering Europe loses its fizz as Co2 shortage hits drinkers

England will play its third World Cup match against Belgium on Thursday before they go into the knock-out round with a match next Monday or Tuesday. A shortage of indus...

Jun 29 2018

U.S. begins to dismantle Iran nuclear deal sanctions relief National News

At the end of past year, similar economic protests roiled Iran and spread to some 75 cities and towns, becoming the largest demonstrations in the country since its 2009...

Jun 28 2018

Anti-Brexit protesters march for new referendum

Vehicle giant BMW has followed planemaker Airbus in warning about the consequences of Brexit uncertainty . "People have seen politicians making a cataclysmic mess ...

Jun 27 2018

Rouhani says Iran will not yield to pressure from Trump

The Indian government is reportedly moving closer to a scheme to make some oil payments to Iran in rupees in a bid meant to avoid U.S. economic sanctions. Protesters th...

Jun 26 2018

Trump planning new curbs on Chinese investment in the US

The S&P 500 dropped 1.4% to 2717.07. The bloc imposed tariffs on $3.3 billion of American products Friday in response to U.S. barriers on imports of aluminium and steel,...

Jun 26 2018

Trump denies he's to blame for Harley-Davidson decision

As for Harley-Davidson, the Milwaukee-based company delivered the best message to Trump and other votaries of the global trade war. In an SEC filing released on June 25...

Jun 25 2018

Erdogan declares victory in Turkish polls as opposition cries foul

In uncharacteristically conciliatory remarks , Erdogan said Turkey had taught the world "a lesson in democracy". "With the presidential system, Turkey is seriously rai...

Jun 25 2018

Erdogan, ruling AK Party take early lead in Turkish elections

Earlier, cheering Erdogan supporters waving Turkish flags gathered outside his official residence in Istanbul , chanting "Here's the president, here's the commander". Th...

Jun 24 2018

Canada Puff Puff Passes Legal Weed - Slog

It was a few weeks ago that the Senate initially passed Bill C-45, but it came with dozens of changes, and those modifications needed to be approved by the House of C...

Jun 24 2018

Eurogroup seals historic agreement on Greek debt relief

The European Union and other global creditors have provided the country with 270 billion euros, or 320 billion dollars, in financial support since 2010 in return for stri...

Jun 24 2018

Global shares rise, oil prices jump on OPEC news

OPEC energy ministers scrambled to hammer out a compromise on oil output policy Friday as they debated a Saudi proposal to ramp up production that has encountered fierce ...

Jun 24 2018

OPEC rift deepens ahead of crucial meeting

Harry Tchilinguirian, head of oil strategy at French bank BNP Paribas, told Reuters Global Oil Forum he expected OPEC and Russian Federation to agree a compromise that ...

Jun 23 2018

OPEC strikes deal to increase oil production

Iran's oil minister has walked away from negotiations with other major oil producers over a significant increase in oil production advocated by Russian Federation and Te...