(ChinaPost.com.tw) – Gold hit a new high on Monday, stoked by rising inflation expectations following the Federal Reserve’s return to asset buying, and the dollar gained in a hang-over from last week’s relatively upbeat U.S. jobs data.
(ChinaPost.com.tw) – Oil hovered near US$87 a barrel Monday in Asia after a jump in new U.S. jobs suggested demand for crude could improve.
(ChinaPost.com.tw) – Asian stocks closed mostly higher on Monday as traders welcomed better than expected jobs data out of the United States while sentiment was still up after the Federal Reserve’s huge stimulus plan.
(ChinaPost.com.tw) – The world’s biggest gas firm Gazprom said on Monday that its net profits for the first half of 2010 had risen by more than 66 percent to 508.2 billion rubles (US$16.5 billion). Total sales increased by 17 percent, to 1.7 trillion r…
(ChinaPost.com.tw) – German engineering giant Siemens unveiled on Monday a new target for revenue for the group’s green energy businesses, of 40 billion euros (US$55 billion) by 2014. The Munich-based company had previously set a target of 25 billions …
(ChinaPost.com.tw) – Germany’s Federal Statistics Office says exports rose 22.5 percent in September compared the same month a year ago as the country continues its recovery from the financial crisis.
(ChinaPost.com.tw) – Standard Chartered, the bank focused on emerging markets, said on Monday that investors snapped up 98.5 percent of its new shares, helping it raise about 3.3 billion pounds to meet new global banking rules. Standard last month said…
(ChinaPost.com.tw) – A South African mining company owned by an ethnic group in northern South Africa has soared in its first day of trading on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange. The company’s stock jumped 7.2 percent in its debut, advancing to 64.85 ran…
(ChinaPost.com.tw) – Home sales in Taipei City are expected to increase in the short term, on several positive market factors including the opening of the Taipei International Flora Expo, said analysts yesterday.
(ChinaPost.com.tw) – The initial public offering of Giga Solar Materials Corp. is expected to generate huge enthusiasm among investors, said KGI Securities, advisor to the stock’s IPO, yesterday.
(ChinaPost.com.tw) – Taiwan’s exports reached US$24.19 billion in October, a rise of 21.9 percent from the same period last year, reported the Ministry of Finance yesterday.
(ChinaPost.com.tw) – U.S. President Barack Obama defended the Federal Reserve’s policy of printing dollars on Monday during a trip to India, after Chinese officials stepped up criticism ahead of this week’s Group of 20 meeting.
(ChinaPost.com.tw) – TransAsia Airways said yesterday it expects to list on Taiwan’s emerging stock market on Nov. 12 after showing improved results because of growing demand for flights between Taiwan and China.
(ChinaPost.com.tw) – The U.S. Federal Reserve’s move to pump hundreds of billions of dollars into the financial system will bring greater volatility to markets worldwide, a Chinese official said Monday.