Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has signed a letter of application for Israel to join the China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB), the Israeli Foreign Ministry ..
Russia faces a protracted economic recession as the impact of Western sanctions will linger for many years and oil prices will stay low, the World Bank said on Wednesday. ..
European stock markets made solid starts to the second quarter on Wednesday as data pointing to a gradual recovery in the euro zone economy gave investors fresh impetus after ..
The fate of millions of unemployed workers hinges on the answer to that question, as does the timing and pace of the Federal Reserve’s interest rate hikes. We’ll get our next ..
Any indication of recovery will delight the European Central Bank which embarked on a quantitative easing programme in March, aiming to buy around 60 billion euros of bonds ev ..
The grandson of billionaire Getty oil founder J. Paul Getty was found dead on Tuesday afternoon at his home in Los Angeles, the family said in a statement. Andrew Getty's ..
Asia-focused bank Standard Chartered Plc (STAN.L) said senior executive Viswanathan Shankar had quit and announced a number of management changes in another reshuffle as it se ..
Brent crude oil futures slipped below $55 a barrel on Wednesday on speculation that a last-minute deal over Iran's nuclear program would be reached, opening the way for m ..
Japan's Sony Corp has halved its stake in camera and endoscope maker Olympus Corp and is no longer its top shareholder, according to Olympus. Sony now owns 5 percent of O ..
The results, announced by Toyota on Wednesday, amounted to what a company spokesman called a surprisingly weak showing by Japan's top automaker in the world's bigges ..