Posts Tagged ‘Economic’

APEC SME concludes Manila conference

The Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation Financial Institutions Dealing with Small and Medium Enterprise (APEC SME) successfully concluded on Friday its ninth annual meeting held for the first time in the Philippines. Article © AHN – All Rights Reserved Economy, Business And Finance Stories

British Chamber Of Commerce Forecasts 1.9 Percent Economic Expansion In 2011

AHN News Staff London, England, United Kingdom (AHN) – The British Chamber of Commerce forecast over the weekend a 1.9 percent economic expansion for the country in 2011. It is actually a downgrade from the chamber’s September prediction of a 2.2 percent gross domestic product growth rate. The BCC explained the less rosy outlook to […]

Korean Hostility, U.S. Economic Downgrade Send Stocks Falling

Windsor Genova – AHN News News Writer New York, NY, United States (AHN) – The exchange of artillery fire between North and South Korea and the Fed’s bleak economic outlook next year sent shivers down the spine of investors and U.S. stocks sliding on Tuesday. The Dow Jones Industrial Average lost 153 points or 1.5 […]

Car, Cigarette Sales Spur Surprise Economic Growth In Japan

Lawrence Mijares – AHN News Contributor Tokyo, Japan (AHN) – Japan has posted a surprising 0.9 percent in its gross domestic product for the third quarter of July to September, up from the previous 0.4 percent in the second quarter. The surge, reported Monday, was mainly attributable to consumer spending on “green” cars before the […]

Fed’s $600 Billion Economic Stimulus Plan Drives Stocks Up

Windsor Genova – AHN News News Writer New York, NY, United States (AHN) – The Federal Reserve’s announcement to buy $600 billion in bonds to stimulate the economy sent global markets rallying and U.S. stocks surging on Thursday. The Dow Jones Industrial Average was back in the same height before the crash of Lehman Brothers […]

U.S. Federal Reserve launches economic stimulus

The U.S. Federal Reserve has announced a widely expected move to stimulate the American economy. View full post on Canada Business Stories

Economic Outlook: Measure of manufacturing

Purchasing managers’ surveys will indicate the health of industry and offer another test of recovery View full post on Business Stories

Patel: SA to partner with China

SA will become involved in several discussions with Chinese industrialists and government representatives, says Minister of Economic Development Ebrahim Patel. View full post on Finance Stories