WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. consumer spending recorded its biggest increase in more than six years in April as households stepped up purchases of automobiles, suggesting an acceleration in economic growth that could persuade the Federal Reserve to rais…
India gathered momentum in the March quarter to extend its lead as the world’s fastest growing large economy.
Bitcoin is trading at its highest price in almost two years, driven by several factors, according to experts.
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Global soccer legend Pele is to auction off his worldly belongings next month with 2,000 pieces of memorabilia up for grabs.
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Instead of delivering growth, some neoliberal policies have increased inequality, according to a recent report from the IMF.
Risks to the world economy remain to the downside and include a sudden change to expectations for the Fed’s rate path, Societe Generale warned.
More than one in five of the world’s 1.9 billion smartphone users are blocking ads when browsing the web on their devices.
YOUR correspondent received a rare treat last week. On travelling to speak at a conference, it emerged that the client had stumped up for a business-class flight. This in itself is not a surprise. After all, there is a point to travelling at the front of the plane beyond merely quaffing better quality food and drink: being able to stretch out and sleep or work comfortably in transit can be invaluable in helping you arrive sharp and ready for action the moment you reach your destination.
Still—and without wishing to sound churlish—on this occasion, it seemed like a perk too far. The posh tickets were for a flight of barely 90 minutes from London to Norway, the evening before the conference. No chance of jetlag hampering my performance in this instance. Which invited the question of what utility business-class travel brings to short-haul flights.
The answer is very little. Fast-tracking passengers through security is all well and good, but in reality saves precious little time for additional work. Equally, a few inches more legroom and metal cutlery are pleasant, but not essential for a flight that lasts such a short time. And beyond…Continue reading
Gold prices have come under renewed pressure as the probability of a summer rate hike in the U.S. has risen of late, according to an analyst.
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Katy Perry’s 89 million Twitter followers likely woke up to a shock following a series of bizarre Tweets after her account was hacked.
Uncertainty around the U.K.’s referendum and a possible rate hike from the Fed has left investors cautiously looking ahead towards the month of June.
People returning from areas exposed to Zika virus should follow safer sex practices or abstain from sex for at least eight weeks, the organization said.
Goldman Sachs has increased the probability that MSCI will include mainland Chinese shares in its indexes to 70 percent.
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It was a mixed picture for the euro zone on Tuesday with a slew of fresh data revealing that deflation had eased in the region but loans to households had failed to match expectations.