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US Treasuries signal trouble, stocks fall on global growth worries

NEW YORK, March 23 — Stocks around the world fell and US Treasuries yields sent warning signals for a possible recession today after weaker-than-expected US and European data intensified fears of a global economic slowdown. After weak US…


Asian markets end week on a high as China-US trade hopes rise

HONG KONG, Jan 18 — Asian markets rallied today as another broadly positive week drew to a close, with investors cheered by a report that the US was considering lifting tariffs on China as officials look to hammer out a trade deal. Optimism that…


iPhone demand worries send ripples through global markets

LONDON, Nov 20 — World stock markets fell today as worries over softening demand for the iPhone prompted a tech stock selloff across the world, while the arrest of car boss Carlos Ghosn pulled Nissan and Renault sharply lower. Meanwhile the dollar…


Wall Street pulled lower by Apple, trade worries

NEW YORK, Nov 19 — Wall Street was lower today as a slide in Apple shares due to demand worries hit the technology sector, while conflicting signals of a potential truce in the China-US trade dispute added to market jitters. Shares of Apple Inc…


Further downside seen

The market failed to rebound last week despite finding some support two weeks ago. Market sentiment was still bearish on extended US-China trade war. Asian markets were main casualties. The FBM KLCI fell 1.6 per cent in a week to 1,663.86 points last Friday. Trading volume has increased last week but trading value fell significantly. […]


Oil rally wanes as rising fuel stockpiles stir demand worries

NEW YORK, Oct 19 — Oil’s rally lost strength as a rise in US fuel stockpiles took away some of the thrust from tensions in Iraq. Futures ended the session 0.3 per cent higher in New York, paring earlier gains. Both gasoline and distillate…


Oil slips on Opec cut extension doubts, Russia output worries

NEW YORK, April 25 — Oil prices slipped nearly 1 per cent yesterday, extending last week’s decline, on lack of confirmation that the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (Opec) will extend output cuts until the end of 2017 and…


Palm oil falls on weak yuan, demand worries

JAKARTA (July 19): Malaysian palm oil futures fell on Tuesday, after a brief recovery, as the weak Chinese yuan is seen hurting demand amid signs of waning exports.   Benchmark palm oil futures on the Bursa Malaysia Derivatives Exchange were down 0.9% to 2,258 ringgit (US$566.13) per tonne by the mid-day break. Prices had climbed to a one-week high of 2,299 on Friday, after hitting a 10-month low of 2,186 ringgit earlier last week.Categories: Latest News Source: The Edge Tags: chinese, demand worries, malaysia


Oil prices dip on economic concerns, demand worries

Crude prices dipped in early trading on Tuesday, with Brent falling back below $50 per barrel as economic concerns took centre stage with many analysts saying oil demand will stall later this year. International benchmark Brent crude oil futures were trading at $49.95 per barrel at 0030 GMT, down 15 cents from their last settlement. U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures were down 39 cents at $48.60 a barrel. Analysts said that concerns over the global economy were weighing on the outlook for oil demand and on prices. “TheRead More


Oil prices dip on economic concerns, demand worries

SINGAPORE (July 5): Crude prices dipped in early trading on Tuesday, with Brent falling back below $50 per barrel as economic concerns took centre stage with many analysts saying oil demand will stall later this year. International benchmark Brent crude oil futures were trading at $49.95 per barrel at 0030 GMT, down 15 cents from their last settlement. U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures were down 39 cents at $48.60 a barrel. Analysts said that concerns over the global economy were weighing on the outlook for oil demand andRead More