G20 vows to breathe new life into world economy21/9/2014 9:19
G20 nations including the United States and China said Sunday they can overcome geo-political tensions and financial risks to achieve extra combined growth of 1.8 percent, adding trillions of dollars to the world economy.
G20 finance chiefs confident growth goals achievable21/9/2014 4:26
Finance chiefs from G20 nations wrap up a two-day summit Sunday confident that boosting their combined growth by at least an extra 1.8% is achievable, and even better if sufficient reforms are made.
Siemens, GE, others line up for Dresser-Rand20/9/2014 1:09
General Electric is lined up with Germany's Siemens and other companies in pursuit of oil equipment maker Dresser-Rand Industries, with any deal likely to be worth more than $6 billion.
Oil prices down in Asian trade19/9/2014 18:50
Oil prices edged lower in Asia Friday under pressure from a supply glut and a strengthening US dollar, analysts said.
G20 grapples with growth targets as eurozone drags18/9/2014 12:15
Finance ministers from G20 nations meet in Cairns this weekend as they grapple with how to achieve a lift in global growth by two percent while being held back by a sickly eurozone recovery.
Tokyo stocks open 0.93% higher as yen plunges18/9/2014 11:29
Tokyo stocks opened 0.93 percent higher on Thursday after the US central bank said it would keep its easy-money policy, sending the dollar rallying against the yen and pushing Wall Street to a record close.
Asian shares mostly up after Fed decision18/9/2014 9:46
Asian markets mostly rose Thursday while the dollar rallied after the Federal Reserve stuck to its timetable on hiking interest rates but indicated they could rise more sharply than initially envisaged.