Shares shaky as rate-hike week looms

Fed sees 25 bps hike, ECB and BoE 50 bps each Technology giants lead a host…

Dollar struggles, shares buoyant as business activity data set the mood

LONDON, Jan 24 (Reuters) – The euro hit a nine-month top against the dollar and global…

Shares shine, dollar dims as BOJ battles bond bears

BOJ under extreme pressure as it defends yield policy Yen hits 7-month high, dollar softens, yuan…

Yen flying as market challenges BOJ, stocks cheer inflation’s retreat

Expectations for the rate have been subdued following a slowdown in U.S. inflation Asian stock markets…

TSMC cuts 2023 capex after record Q4 as chip demand weakens

Q4 profit T$295.9 bln vs T$289.44 bln analyst outlook Fourth quarter revenue grew 26.7% to $19.93…

China COVID data shows no new variant but under-reports deaths, WHO says

The virus is spreading rapidly in China after politics Faster access to information by UN agencies…

China’s vast countryside in rush to bolster COVID defences

Hospitals, funeral parlors are overwhelmed by the wave of COVID Some countries impose testing regulations on…

How 2022 shocked, rocked and rolled global markets

World stock markets fell 20% in the worst year since the financial crisis As rates rose,…

Stocks and bonds tumble as hawkish central banks dash pivot hopes

LONDON, December 16 (Reuters) – Global stock markets were stuck near one-month lows and government debt…

China’s COVID infections hit record as economic outlook darkens

China has a very good record dating back to the April explosion in Shanghai Cabinet warns…