Business News

Business News

South Korea gears up for financial market contingency plan amid Japan factor

Seoul (The Korea Herald/ANN) — Financial authorities establishing a contingency plan in case Tokyo expands its trade restrictions to the financial sector, amidst escalating...
Daniel Wu, CEO of CTBC Financial Holding, was invited to attend the 50th anniversary of Euromoney in London on July 10, to meet and exchange ideas with global financial and industrial leaders. (Courtesy of CTBC Bank)

CTBC Bank named ‘Best Bank in Taiwan’ by the Euromoney

TAIPEI (The China Post) – Well-known international financial magazine Euromoney (European Monetary) announced last week the winners of “Awards for Excellence 2019,” naming CTBC...

Chinese economy grows at slowest rate in decades

SINGAPORE (The Straits Times) — China’s economy grew 6.2 percent in the second quarter of this year, its slowest rate in 27 years, as...
APNewsBreak: Ads slamming illegal pot coming to cellphones

APNewsBreak: Ads slamming illegal pot coming to cellphones

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Marijuana shoppers are going to be getting a message from California regulators: Go legal.Aiming to slow illegal pot sales that...
Foxconn chairman Terry Gou says he is stepping down

Foxconn chairman Terry Gou says he is stepping down

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Terry Gou, chairman of Foxconn, the world's largest contract assembler of consumer electronics, says he is stepping down amid speculation...
Bank of England chief dismisses Johnson's Brexit trade claim

Bank of England chief dismisses Johnson's Brexit trade claim

LONDON (AP) — The head of the Bank of England on Friday dismissed suggestions from Boris Johnson, favorite to become Britain's next prime minister,...
EU leaders to discuss creating a budget for eurozone

EU leaders to discuss creating a budget for eurozone

BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union leaders are gathering to discuss creating a budget for the 19 member states that use the euro, a move...
EU leaders rule out reopening Brexit deal

EU leaders rule out reopening Brexit deal

BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union leaders are underlining that their divorce agreement with Britain cannot be renegotiated regardless of who becomes the next prime...
The Latest: Bank of England warns of Brexit tariffs risks

The Latest: Bank of England warns of Brexit tariffs risks

BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on Britain's scheduled departure from the European Union (all times local):10:40 a.m.The governor of the Bank of England has...
Asian shares retreat after S&P 500 hits fresh record close

Asian shares retreat after S&P 500 hits fresh record close

BANGKOK (AP) — Shares retreated in Asia on Friday after a broad rally for stocks drove the S&P 500 index to an all-time high,...

Most Popular