Australian shares are set to open higher
on Tuesday, tracking a stronger finish on Wall Street which hit
record highs on optimism over the planned signing of a
preliminary U.S.-China trade deal.
The preliminary deal is seen as a breakthrough in relations
between the world's two...
U.S. Federal Reserve officials may be in
broad agreement that interest rates are unlikely to change soon,
but they differed Monday on how concerned they are about
developing financial risks in assessing when a rate hike might
Italy's Atlantia picked a
veteran manager from its main shareholder as its new chief
executive on Monday amid growing worries over the fallout from a
deadly bridge collapse that threatens its motorway unit and
alarms foreign investors.
danger posed by climate change means activists were not guilty
of trespassing when they occupied a Swiss bank and played tennis
to demand an end to funding of fossil fuel projects, a judge
ruled on Monday.
The United States on Monday
imposed sanctions on seven Venezuelan politicians it said led a
bid by President Nicolas Maduro to wrest control of the
country's congress from U.S.-backed opposition leader Juan