US 'fiscal cliff' deal provides no basis for a meaningful improvement in debt ratios, says Moody's
BIS warns that global economy is facing another asset price bubble
Asians markets rise but dollar falls following Obama's win
Investors purchased 85.4 metric tonnes of gold in September, the most since July last year
Ahmadinejad blames foreign enemies for domestic turmoil as merchants protest against regime
‘Unquestionably positive’ report shows America’s manufacturing index rose to 51.5 last month
Senior adviser to Chinese government calls for financial action over Senkaku/ Diaoyu islands dispute
Quantitative easing by major central banks is forcing other countries to take action to hold down the value of their currencies
Economists put the odds of a third round of bond buying by the Federal Reserve at 65 per cent
A street vendor in Kabul sells balloons to a group of Afghan children. Although the economy in Afghanistan has shown some signs of improvement since the fall of the Taliban in 2001, low wages and unemployment remain challenges for the government.
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