Economy

Eurozone economy heading for strongest quarter since 2011

Nov 23, 2017

Eurozone economy heading for strongest quarter since 2011, new survey says

Global stocks slightly lower after Fed minutes release

Nov 23, 2017

Global stock markets were generally slightly lower Thursday after Fed minutes indicated it is likely to raise interest rates next month

US businesses getting more optimistic over French economy

Nov 23, 2017

U.S. businesses are more eager to invest and hire in France than they have been in years _ but want to see more progress first in President Emmanuel Macron's efforts to reduce labor costs and simplify taxes

Retailers look to woo shoppers from rivals as Amazon grows

Nov 23, 2017

Retailers kick off holiday shopping season with an eye toward wooing shoppers away from rivals

Zimbabwe, facing new leader, wonders 'Where is Mugabe?'

Nov 23, 2017

Zimbabwe, facing incoming leader, wonders about fate of Mugabe and his wife

Angola's new leader shakes up old order after dos Santos

Nov 23, 2017

Angola's new leader shakes up old order after dos Santos, including firing his daughter

Asian stocks flat as Fed minutes show support for rate hike

Nov 23, 2017

Asian stock markets are largely flat as investors are little surprised by the latest Fed minutes showing most officials were comfortable raising interest rates soon

Fed minutes show general support for 3rd rate hike this year

Nov 22, 2017

Fed officials likely to boost key rate soon, though some remain concerned about inflation

Zimbabwe's incoming leader returns home to cheers

Nov 22, 2017

Incoming leader of Zimbabwe returns home to cheers, promises new democracy

Markets Right Now: Indexes end mostly lower in quiet trade

Nov 22, 2017

Stock indexes ended mostly lower on Wall Street in a quiet day of trading ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday in the U.S.

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