The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) and Australia reject protectionism, Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and his Singapore counterpart said yesterday, amid fears about a possible trade war sparked by US plans to raise tariffs on steel and aluminium imports.
Weaker demand in India prompted gold dealers to offer discounts for a second week straight, as a drop in local prices to 2-week lows and a festival failed to lure buyers.
The extra-mature organic cheddar that Wyke Farms Ltd is putting down to age in its storehouse will be ready to eat in the post-Brexit world.
Outsized returns delivered by Amazon.com, Netflix and other heavyweight technology stocks have made them heroes on Wall Street, but some strategists warn that investors’ reliance on them exacerbates the risk of a steep downturn.
The US Securities and Exchange Commission is sending a clear message to Silicon Valley: Startups aren’t immune to regulatory action.
China’s $930bn sovereign wealth fund plans to expand investments in areas such as real estate, hedge funds, infrastructure and private equity for more stable returns, as it reduces exposure to volatile public markets.
Latvia launched just 85 money-laundering investigations in 2017 even though its banks flagged 17,900 suspect transactions, data seen by Reuters shows, highlighting the challenge the Baltic state faces in repairing its tarnished reputation.