NEW YORK: It is symbolic that the recent BRICS summit in Fortaleza, Brazil, took place exactly seven decades after the Bretton Woods Conference that created the International Monetary Fund and the Wor
DUBAI: Arabtec, the construction company at the center of Dubai’s stock market turmoil, has reported an 11 percent rise in second-quarter profit, missing analysts’ estimates.
FRANKFURT: With the prospect of stiffer sanctions against Russia rattling confidence in Europe, investors will be looking to the United States and China to underpin the global economy.
DUBAI: Qatar’s state spending increased 12.7 percent last fiscal year, the lowest rate in 11 years, as slow growth in current expenditure offset a sharp rise in funds spent on infrastructure projects,
BEIJING: The top one percent of households in Communist-ruled China control more than one third of the country’s wealth, while the bottom 25 percent control just one hundredth, official media said, ci
SAN FRANCISCO: Personal data including text messages, contact lists and photos can be extracted from iPhones through previously unpublicized techniques by Apple Inc.
SEOUL — Yoon Kyung Sik watches for police whenever he drives his souped-up Kia Picanto from his leafy neighborhood in Seoul’s Songpa district to work at a nearby gym.
Credit Suisse forecasts Saudi Arabia to emerge as the seventh largest emerging capital market by the year 2030 (with the equity market growing to be the sixth largest emerging market from the current
Indonesian economy presents a major opportunity for foreign companies and the victory Joko Widodo in presidential elections could enhance that opportunity, QNB Group says in a report.
HOUSTON: Exxon Mobil Corp.
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