Posts Tagged ‘trade’

Jordan War Talk Hurts Real Estate Sector

AMMAN — Jordan’s once booming real estate sector is struggling under political and economic uncertainty while, citing the crisis in neighboring Syria, investors and bankers are predicting difficult times. Figures released by Jordan’s Department of Statistics in early September showed that real estate trade volume dropped by 25 percent during the first eight months of […]

Chinese trade surplus widens in August

Despite concerns about weakness in their economy, China’s trade surplus in August jumped to $ 26.7bn as exports grew and imports fell during the month. Article © AHN – All Rights Reserved Economy, Business And Finance Stories

Time Warner makes strategic deal with purchase of Bleacher Report

Broadcasting company Time Warner, which owns cable networks CNN and TNT, announced its acquisition of sports website Bleacher Report. Bleacher Report was acquired for an estimated $ 175 million and the Federal Trade Commission approved of the sale last week. Article © AHN – All Rights Reserved Economy, Business And Finance Stories

Norway intervenes to end oil worker strike over pension

Norway, the world’s fifth largest oil exporter, on Monday used its emergency power to bring striking oil and gas workers back to work, ending a 16-day-long dispute between energy companies and trade unions over pensions. Article © AHN – All Rights Reserved Economy, Business And Finance Stories

China offers $10 billion loan to Latin America

China on Wednesday offered a free trade pact with the Mercosur trade bloc as well as a loan of $ 10 billion to Latin American nations in an effort to help them in the region’s infrastructure projects, said Premier Wen Jiabao. Article © AHN – All Rights Reserved Economy, Business And Finance Stories

JP Morgan exec steps down following bank’s $2 billion loss

Diane Alter – Fourth Estate Cooperative Reporter New York, NY, United States (4E) – Following JP Morgan Chase’s admitted $ 2 billion blunder, the bank’s chief investment officer has stepped down. The bank behemoth announced Monday that Ina Drew resigned following the bank’s $ 2 billion loss caused by a trade involving derivatives that was […]

India insists Iran will remain important oil source

A day after United States Secretary of State Hillary Clinton lauded India for reducing its trade with Iran over its defiance on its nuclear program, India on Tuesday insisted that the Islamic republic will remain an important source of oil. Article © AHN – All Rights Reserved Economy, Business And Finance Stories

Ford warns of job losses from imbalances in free trade

The head of Ford Motor Co. operations in Europe and several other automakers have warned that a new free trade agreement between the European Union and South Korea poses a threat to jobs. Article © AHN – All Rights Reserved Economy, Business And Finance Stories

U.S. trade deficit widens as imports hit hig

The U.S. trade deficit surged to the widest imbalance in more than three years in January as imports hit an all-time high, the Commerce Department reported Friday. Economists forecast the deficit in 2012 will widen from last year’s $ 560 billion imbalance, thanks in part to the ongoing economic woes in Europe. Article © AHN […]

Make Easy Money with Automated Forex Trading

Make Easy Money with Automated Forex Trading Article by Mark Stewart Put your computer to work for you with an Automated Forex Trading program! Most of the time, computers use less than five percent of their computing power if they are even turned on at all. Here’s a way to have your computer make some […]