Indonesia has made headlines for racial and religious tensions that dominated recent Jakarta polls, but the situation has not affected the country’s banks.
A consortium of Japanese banks plan to commercially implement a cloud-based payments platform powered by blockchain.
The race for Hong Kong’s top job has narrowed down to three candidates in an election set for March 26.
LONDON (Reuters) – European stocks held near 15-month highs and the dollar strengthened against other top global currencies on Thursday on growing expectations that the U.S. central bank will raise interest rates later this month.
Brand advertisers will have to shift some of the $70 billion TV ad budget into mobile digital platforms to reach the under-30 crowd, argues Chi-Hua Chien
An Argentine research base near the northern tip of the Antarctic peninsula has set a heat record at 63.5 Fahrenheit.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump’s administration said on Wednesday that it will take aggressive action to combat other countries’ unfair trade practices and may defy World Trade Organization rulings that it views as interfering with…
YouTube has jumped headfirst into the growing market for live streaming television with the announcement of YouTube TV, a service aimed squarely at cord cutters. The $35-a-month service will offer live sitcoms, dramas, news and sports from ABC, NBC, CBS, FOX, ESPN, CW, Telemundo and other networks. It will include local TV stations offering news and sports in broadcast areas where customers live.
When Chinese iron ore futures surged to a record high last week, spot prices in Australia jumped.
(Reuters) – Yahoo Inc , which disclosed two massive data breaches last year, said on Wednesday that about 32 million user accounts were accessed by intruders in the last two years using forged cookies.
Asia markets traded higher after U.S. stocks rose overnight, with the Dow Jones industrial average closing above 21,000.
The U.S. SEC said on Tuesday it froze the assets of certain traders in a suspected insider trading scheme on the Softbank-Fortress deal.
NEW YORK (Reuters) – The latest leg of the relentless rally in U.S. stocks since Donald Trump was elected president has all the hallmarks of being driven more by sentiment than sense, but that doesn’t mean the ride is over, although it could well be a …