Showing posts with label global economy. Show all posts
Showing posts with label global economy. Show all posts

Friday, June 8, 2018

US Sought Saudi Oil Support before Iran Move

US Sought Saudi Oil Support before Iran Move
A day before US President Donald Trump withdrew from the Iran nuclear deal, one of his senior officials phoned Saudi Arabia to ask the world’s largest oil exporter to help keep prices stable if the decision disrupted supply.

Sunday, May 13, 2018

New US Sanctions against Iran to Disrupt Global Oil Market: ENI Chief

New US Sanctions against Iran to Disrupt Global Oil Market
The CEO of Italian oil and gas giant ENI warned against the reimpositoin of US sanctions against Iran, saying it could disrupt the global oil market as the Islamic Republic is OPEC's third-largest oil producer.

Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Riyadh offers oil assurances after U.S. walkout on JCPOA

Riyadh offers oil assurances after U.S. walkout on JCPOA
With the United States reneging on the Iranian nuclear deal, Saudi Arabia is committed to ensuring oil market stability, its energy ministry said.

Russia Needs to Get Rid of 'Dollar Burden' in Oil Trade : Putin

Putin didn’t name an alternative currency
Beginning his new term in office, the Russian President Vladimir Putin made disengaging the US currency from the Russian economy one of his goals, stating that the dollar monopoly is dangerous. The announcement came as Moscow and Beijing attempt to step up bilateral oil sales and financial cooperation.

Friday, March 2, 2018

EU will react "firmly and commensurately" to US trade restrictions: Juncker

EU will react "firmly and commensurately" to US trade restrictions
The European Union will react firmly and commensurately to defend its interests with regard to imposition of additional import duties on EU exports of steel and aluminum to the United States, President of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker said Thursday in a statement.

Thursday, January 19, 2017

Post-Brexit UK will become global leader in business, trade says British PM

British Prime Minister Theresa May on Thursday said a post-Brexit United Kingdom would take on a global role as the strongest advocate of business, free markets and free trade.

Tuesday, January 19, 2016

Thursday, November 12, 2015

Global growth, migration, terror to top agenda of G20 summit

Global growth will dominate the agenda when leaders of 20 major world economies (G20) gather in Turkey's southwestern seaside city of Antalya on Sunday and Monday for their 10th summit.

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

China Stocks Fall Again, Others Rebound After Global Slump

Stocks in China took another plunge when markets opened Tuesday, falling more than 6 percent in early trading before making back some ground later in the morning.

Monday, August 24, 2015

Asian, European Markets Tumble

growing concerns over China’s economic outlook and global growth.
Stock markets in Europe tumbled Monday after Asia’s stock and financial markets fell sharply, extending losses amid growing concerns over China’s economic outlook and global growth.

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Friday, June 12, 2015

Eurozone has discussed Greek default scenarios (sources)

Senior eurozone officials have discussed the "worst case scenarios" for Greece including a possible default in case talks between Athens and its creditors fail, three European sources said on Friday.

Saturday, June 6, 2015

Sunday, May 31, 2015

JuniTos and Synchronize agencies News (June 2015 - B)

Negotiations between Greece and her creditors seem to have hit an impasse, and could trigger new elections, a referendum or capital controls on bank deposits, or even a default, warns Goldman Sachs this morning........Greece may need new elections or default, warns Goldman Sachs

Friday, May 8, 2015

Argentina to file complaint against NML for Belgium seizure attempt

Argentina: Economy Minister Axel Kicillof confirmed the government will be filing a complaint against vulture funds for seeking to seize the accounts of the Argentine embassy in Belgium, adding hedge funds are the most “despicable and repugnant” of the world financial system.

Monday, March 2, 2015

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

UN Predicts Rise in World Unemployment

Global unemployment is likely to rise over the next five years, and the combination of increasing joblessness and widening inequalities could lead to growing turbulence in many societies, the International Labor Organization warns in a new report.   

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Rowhani: Those behind oil slump will ‘regret it’

Iranian President Hassan Rowhani said on Tuesday that those behind the fall in global oil prices would regret their decision and warned they would suffer alongside Iran from the price drop.
"Those that have planned to decrease the prices against other countries, will regret this decision," Rowhani said in a
speech broadcast on state television.

Saturday, November 15, 2014

G20 opens in Brisbane under cloud of Ukraine crisis.

Heads of the world's leading economies have begun a two-day summit in Brisbane, Australia. Global security looks likely to feature largely on the agenda amid international condemnation of Russia's actions in Ukraine...

Saturday, October 18, 2014

Plunging Oil Prices Have Unpredictable Impact on Politics, Economics

Global oil prices are falling drastically, and a new World Bank study says they may remain low for a year or more. Lower energy costs can often help boost economic growth. Low prices might also increase political tensions and hurt investments in key energy sectors.

The oil market is seeing a production surge from the United States as new techniques dramatically increase oil output, according to La Salle University economic and political expert Edward Turzanski, who spoke via Skype.

“Transforming the world energy market and also playing a consequential role in geopolitics, " said Turzanski.

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