Stories about Economy

Nov 13 2016

Obama vows to work for a 'successful transition' of power

Watching Barack Obama sit next to President-elect Donald Trump on Thursday was deadening. "We now are going to want to do everything we can to help you succeed becaus...

Nov 12 2016

Djokovic: Good chance Murray will maintain magnificent form

If Murray wins the tournament, he is obviously safe as world No.1 and will extend his lead - he would be certain of at least 1,100 points, and potentially up to 1,500, wi...

Nov 10 2016

American Apparel call in administrators to United Kingdom business

The UK business of American high street fashion retailer American Apparel has been placed in administration. The companies run the United Kingdom retail and wholesale o...

Nov 09 2016

Clinton goes for uplift, Trump goes after her on final day

In the 19 latest polls taken into account by the poll, Clinton is leading in 17 polls while Trump, 70, leads in just two polls. Security is expected to be tight as Amer...

Nov 08 2016

China forex reserves at lowest since early 2011

China's foreign exchange reserves lost $46bn in value during the month of October to reach $3.12trn (consensus: $3.14trn). The central bank is widely believed to have s...