Financial Markets

EU vows to help Colombia handle Venezuela migration crisis

Sep 12, 2019

The European Union is vowing to help Colombia respond to the massive exodus of Venezuelans fleeing their nation's economic and political crisis

Markets Right Now: Stocks rise on trade talk hopes

Sep 12, 2019

Stocks are rising early on Wall Street Thursday as the U.S. and China made what could be considered goodwill gestures ahead of upcoming talks about their trade dispute.

US stocks notch solid gains as China eases trade tensions

Sep 12, 2019

Stocks notched broad gains on Wall Street Wednesday as investors drew encouragement from China's move to exempt some U.S. products from a recent round of tariffs

China to boost pork output as swine fever drives up prices

Sep 11, 2019

China is launching a nationwide initiative to boost pork production following a price spike blamed on a devastating outbreak of African swine fever

How major US stock indexes fared Tuesday

Sep 10, 2019

A late burst of buying left stocks mostly higher on Wall Street Tuesday after the major indexes spent most of the day lower

US stock indexes end mostly higher after late buying burst

Sep 10, 2019

Major U.S. stock indexes closed mostly higher Tuesday, erasing much of an early slide, as investors favored smaller, U.S.-focused companies for the second straight day

Syrian pound hits record low, setting off hike in prices

Sep 10, 2019

Syrian pound hits record low against dollar, setting off hike in prices in war-torn country

Asian shares mixed as investors look ahead to rate decisions

Sep 10, 2019

Asian shares are mixed after a day of listless trading on Wall Street as investors awaited signs on global interest rates

Trump's North Carolina rally to be a test for his clout, GOP

Sep 9, 2019

President Donald Trump's rally in North Carolina will be more than just a measure of his clout in trying to elect a Republican to a key House seat

Markets Right Now: A mixed finish for stocks on Wall Street

Sep 9, 2019

Major stock indexes turned in a mixed finish on Wall Street as large companies gave up early gains but smaller companies rose broadly.

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