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Greenback strengthens in Asia
2 mins ago
The US dollar extended its gains in Asia today as better-than-expected revised US economic growth data and an interest rate cut by China boosted confidence,...
Uptick in factory output, but China's overseas demand fades
12 mins ago
China's manufacturing activity in February improved more than initially thought, according to a widely-watched index. But weakening foreign demand and decli...
Hang Seng, Shanghai higher
1 hr 12 mins ago
Stocks in Hong Kong advanced by 0.70 percent in the first few minutes of trade today after China's central bank at the weekend cut interest rates for the seco...
(Mobile World Congress) HTC One: All-metal and beefed up specs
1 hr 14 mins ago
HTC announced a new HTC One smartphone that also sports a better camera, while keeping such previously lauded elements as a metal design and polished finish....
(Mobile World Congress) Galaxy S6: Standout snapper in cool glass
1 hr 29 mins ago
Samsung has unveiled a stylish new flagship phone that ditches its signature plastic design for more stylish metal and glass. (Pictured, Galaxy S6, left, and...
Nikkei positive
1 hr 59 mins ago
Stocks in Tokyo opened 0.38 percent higher after the yen dropped against the US dollar in a boost for Japanese exporters. The Nikkei 225 index at the To...
German MPs okay Greek bailout extension by big majority
02-27 18:45
The parliament in Germany, Europe's largest economy and effective paymaster, today overwhelmingly backed a four-month extension of Greece's bailout program by...
Hang Seng retreats, Shanghai gains
02-27 17:33
Stocks in Hong Kong ended down 0.32 percent today, reversing the previous day's gains, as Shanghai ended higher ahead of a key meeting next week. The bench...
Iberia and BA owner IAG posts profit, cites costs savings
02-27 17:28
International Airlines Group, the owner of British Airways and Iberia, announced improved annual profits today thanks to sliding fuel prices and a turnaroun...
Airbus reports 2.3b euros earnings, predicts more orders
02-27 17:22
Airbus Group said net profit soared by 59 percent in 2014 thanks to record deliveries of passenger jets and that it expects revenue and operating profits to cli...
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