Posts Tagged ‘Thursday’

EU launches anti-dumping probe against Chinese solar imports

The European Commission on Thursday began an anti-dumping investigation into imported components from China. Article © AHN – All Rights Reserved Economy, Business And Finance Stories

Clinton urges Americans to invest in Myanmar, names ambassador

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on Thursday urged Americans to invest in Myanmar and named Derek Mitchell ambassador to the Southeast Asian country as part of the continuing warming of relations between the two countries. Article © AHN – All Rights Reserved Economy, Business And Finance Stories

Gold and silver pressured Thursday amid worries of a global slowdown

Gold and silver prices were under pressure Thursday amid worries of a global slowdown. Article © AHN – All Rights Reserved Economy, Business And Finance Stories

Stock futures higher as markets poised to finish week on positive note

Diane Alter – AHN News Reporter New York, NY, United States (AHN) – Stock index futures point to extended gains for Wall Street Friday as traders remain upbeat on the U.S. economy. Shortly before the opening bell, the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 38 points to 13,209, the Standard & Poor’s 500 futures eked up […]

Gold gains ground Thursday after steep sell-off Wednesday

Gold gained some ground Thursday after a sharp sell-off Wednesday. Article © AHN – All Rights Reserved Economy, Business And Finance Stories

West should learn lesson from Iraq war: Pakistan’s FM

Responding to the West’s plans to attack Iran over its defiance on nuclear activities, Pakistan on Thursday told the West that it should learn lessons from the Iraq war. Article © AHN – All Rights Reserved Economy, Business And Finance Stories

Venezuela, China sign US$6b oil deals

CARACAS: Venezuela’s President Hugo Chavez signed a series of oil deals with Beijing Thursday financed with $6 billion in Chinese loans payable in oil. View full post on Business Stories

Google buys two Bay Area startups — Katango and Apture

Having already purchased more companies in the first nine months of 2011 than in any other year of its existence, Google has acquired two more Bay Area startups, it was announced Thursday. View full post on Business Stories

Congress strikes free trade deals

The Senate will officially take up three trade deals and a scaled-back version of a jobs retraining program for laid-off workers on Thursday. View full post on Business Stories

Yunus loses legal battle to regain bank for the poor

Bangladesh’s apex court on Thursday apparently put an end to Nobel laureate Muhammad Yunus’ legal battle to regain the bank he founded. View full post on Banking Stories