Monday, August 3, 2015   

Wall Street retreats
(03-11 10:33)

US stocks slipped as weak economic data from China and Japan raised questions about the growth outlook in Asia.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 34.04 (0.21 percent) to 16,418.68.
The broad-based S&P 500 shed 0.87 (0.05 percent) to 1,877.17, while the tech-rich Nasdaq Composite Index gave up 1.77 (0.04 percent) to 4,334.45.—AFP

Other Business breaking news:
European stocks drop (18 mins ago)
(Greece crisis) Athens stocks drop by 22pc, bank and finance shares collapse (38 mins ago)
HSBC reports US$13.6b pre-tax earnings, staff costs rise by US$1.2b (2 hrs 49 mins ago)
Xiaomi shoves Apple off China smartphone perch (08-03 13:28)
South Korea posts US$52.4b current account surplus (08-03 13:24)
Regional markets fall (08-03 11:49)
Oil prices lower in Asia (08-03 11:02)
Nikkei lower (08-03 11:01)
China factory production downturn worsens, Hang Seng and Shanghai tumble (08-03 11:00)
Russia's central bank cuts interest rate to 11 percent (07-31 20:11)

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