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Business 18 Oct 2016 | 10:29 PM Premium

US, Global stocks gain on corporate results, rising commodities

NEW YORK: A gauge of global equity markets climbed to a one-week high on Tuesday, lifted by rising commodity prices and a strong bounce in Europe, while solid corporate earnings helped drive share prices higher

Business 18 Oct 2016 | 3:56 PM Premium

Wall St rallies as strong earnings reports boost optimism

NEW YORK: The S&P and the Nasdaq were on track for their best day this month on Tuesday as a slew of market-beating results from marquee companies boosted optimism about Corporate America’s health.

World 18 Oct 2016 | 9:20 AM Premium

Rio police fire tear-gas during Brazil budget plan protest

RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - Police fired tear gas in downtown Rio de Janeiro on Monday when protesters demonstrating against a proposed government spending cap approached the headquarters of state oil company Petrobras, the GloboNews channel said.

Business 18 Oct 2016 | 7:44 AM Premium

KLCI up 7.41 points at midday as the US dollar retreats

KUALA LUMPUR: The FBM KLCI rallied by 7.41 points to 1,661.12 points at the midday close, in line with major Asian markets which rose following the US dollar's retreat amid speculation that the US Federal Reserve will maintain an accommodative policy.

Nation 18 Oct 2016 | 6:46 AM Premium

Inflation rate about 2% now, says Finance Ministry

KUALA LUMPUR: The country's inflation rate now stands at about 2%, some 18 months after the introduction of the Goods and Services Tax (GST).

Business 18 Oct 2016 | 6:18 AM Premium

Financial planner: Retirement planning must include housing, social engagement

KUALA LUMPUR: Retirement planning must include housing and social engagement for retirees to maintain their standard of living in old age, a syariah-registered financial planner said.

Business 18 Oct 2016 | 1:36 AM Premium

Breakfast briefing: Tuesday, October 18

Breakfast briefing: Tuesday, October 18

Personal Finance 18 Oct 2016 | 12:00 AM Premium

S’pore September exports down less than forecast

SINGAPORE: Singapore’s exports in September slid less than expected as shipments to top customer China declined at a slower pace and sales to Europe rebounded, but the outlook for the trade-dependent economy remained grim.

Business 17 Oct 2016 | 10:59 PM Premium

US Fed 'very close' to employment, inflation goals

NEW YORK: The Federal Reserve is "very close" to its U.S. employment and inflation targets, Fed Vice Chair Stanley Fischer said on Monday, as he warned against making rash changes to the policy framework in an effort to boost economic growth.

Business 17 Oct 2016 | 10:52 PM Premium

Icahn says a lot of S&P 500 companies 'way overvalued'

NEW YORK Billionaire investor Carl Icahn warned on Monday that many S&P 500 companies are "way overvalued," considering soft-to-weakening economic growth in the United States as well as in emerging markets.