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Asian stocks rise, gripped by optimism on Wall Street

Asian stocks rose on Monday as a dovish speech by U.S. Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell and all-time highs on Wall Street gave markets a breather fromRead More...

Iran's parliament sacks finance minister in blow to Rouhani

Iran's parliament has voted to sack the finance minister, dealing another blow to President Hassan Rouhani as he faces mounting discontent over the economy.

Crisis over rawhide sale to be over soon: Tofail  

Commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed on Sunday said the crisis over the sale of rawhide of sacrificial animals will be over soon as the government has taken steps in this regard. 

'Private' mess: Musk's credibility goes from bad to worse

First it was the shocking tweet that funding was secured and Tesla may go private, then a statement that the money wasn't locked down after all. Two weeksRead More...

Asian shares track Wall St weakness as eyes on Fed comment

Asian shares were mixed Friday following a listless session on Wall Street, where a slide in banks and industrial companies offset solid gains for the technology sector. ARead More...

US, China raise tariffs in new round of trade dispute

The United States and China imposed tariff increases on an additional $16 billion of each other's goods Thursday in a new escalation of their battle over Beijing's technology policy.

Asian shares mixed after S&P 500 touches all-time high

Asian shares were mixed Wednesday, as some markets were cheered by bullish sentiments on Wall Street despite concerns about U.S. trade disputes with China.

Asian shares gain despite doubts over US-China trade talks

Asian shares were mostly higher Tuesday amid doubts about the prospects for resolving the trade dispute between the U.S. and China.

5th Walton fridge customer gets car

Under the ongoing nationwide ‘Walton Eid Mega Digital Campaign,’ a farmer of Narsingdi’s Raipura, Abu Taher, has received a brand new car after purchasing a Walton refrigerator andRead More...

Venezuelans nervously await dramatic economic reforms

Venezuelan shopkeepers and consumers nervously awaited the launch of dramatic reforms announced by President Nicolas Maduro to rescue a downward-spiraling economy, including a new currency and a more-than-3,000 percent hikeRead More...