Posted at 11:13h
* Shares jump 7.2% on reports of planned scrapping of
(Adds background on Slosar, new chairman Healy)
Posted at 11:08h
* Groups have attacked shops mainly owned by African
Posted at 11:03h
Malaysia's former leader
Najib Razak approved a plan to bail out troubled state fund 1MDB
by offering stakes in several big infrastructure projects to
Chinese firms in 2016, a former aide told a court on Wednesday.
Posted at 10:57h
Risks attached to no-deal Brexit test age-old assumption of ‘Tories Good, Labour Bad’
Posted at 10:54h
The European Central Bank
needs to keep policy loose for a long time but should carry out
a broader review of policy that also takes into account global
challenges like climate change, Christine Lagarde, the bank's
likely next president said.
Posted at 10:45h
* EM currencies set for best day in near 11-weeks as dollar
Posted at 10:26h
Marks & Spencer chairman
Archie Norman has said he is unperturbed by the British
retailer's share price slide, with his focus on the long term,
but relegation from the prestigious FTSE 100 index is a symbol
of its decline.
Posted at 10:13h
Most Southeast Asian stock markets rose
on Wednesday, tracking broader Asia as investors cheered a
private survey that showed accelerating growth in China's
services sector amid fears of a global slowdown.
Activity in China's services sector expanded at the fastest
pace in three months in August...
Posted at 10:10h
Hong Kong's Cathay Pacific
Airways said on Wednesday that its Chairman John
Slosar had resigned from the board and will be replaced by
Patrick Healy, a long-time executive at the airline's top
shareholder Swire Pacific Ltd.
Posted at 10:04h
Emirates President Tim Clark
challenged engine makers Rolls-Royce and GE to
improve their reliability, saying the airline would not take new
Airbus and Boeing planes unless minimum
performance standards were met.