2021-03-10 18:03:15
The world's top digital asset, bitcoin, continued to rally on Wednesday, pushing above $56,000. The surge comes as major pullback in US government-bond yields sparks demand for risky assets like cryptocurrencies.
2021-03-10 16:03:55
Alrosa, the world's leading diamond-mining company by volume, sold $361 million-worth of rough diamonds and $12 million-worth of polished gems in February, according to a report just published.
2021-03-10 16:03:48
The Covid vaccine rollouts and stimulus optimism lifted stock markets this week while gold prices have taken a hit as volatility has begun to wane.
2021-03-10 14:03:36
The shares of video game retailer GameStop continued to rally on Wednesday, after hitting the highest point since the end of January, and pushing the company's market cap back above $17 billion.
2021-03-10 13:03:23
Provocative tweets posted by Elon Musk that focus on cryptocurrencies have turned into a real call to arms for Americans taking their first steps in trading. An online poll reveals 37 percent of those surveyed follow his messages.
2021-03-10 11:03:35
A new report by ratings firm CRISIL said India's GDP growth is expected to rebound to 11 percent next fiscal year, as the rollout of Covid vaccinations and ?investment-focused government spending converge.?
2021-03-10 10:03:55
Russia exported 79 million tons of food products last year, worth $30.7 billion, the AgroExport center under the country's Ministry of Agriculture said in its latest report.
2021-03-05 20:03:06
Antivirus pioneer John McAfee has been charged with fraud and money laundering by prosecutors in New York. The businessman and one-time presidential candidate is accused of fraudulently promoting cryptocurrency on social media.
2021-03-05 17:03:50
Russian telecom operator MTS has announced that some of its customers will be able to access the company's first 5G network in more than a dozen areas around the Russian capital.
2021-03-05 16:03:36
Technology is one of the major issues being discussed by China at its national congress this week. The government sees the sector as critical to its drive for modernization and self-reliance over the next decade and a half.
2021-03-05 14:03:58
US federal debt is expected to double over the next three decades, warns the Congressional Budget Office (CBO). Debt will be equivalent to 202 percent of GDP by 2051, while this year's debt is expected to be 102 percent.
2021-03-05 14:03:56
Russian five-and-dime chain Fix Price is planning to raise as much as $2 billion as it goes public next week. If the listing goes as planned, it could become the biggest Russian retail IPO in history.
2021-03-02 18:03:26
Amazon quietly changed the design of its app logo after social media users claimed the image of a box with tape on it bears a resemblance to Nazi Germany's dictator, Adolf Hitler.
2021-03-02 18:03:04
One in every two newly minted dollar-denominated billionaires last year stemmed from China, according to the latest Hurun Global Rich List. The country had 1,058 billionaires last year compared with 696 in the US.
2021-03-02 16:03:10
Airlines are starting to position their businesses for a recovery with new aircraft orders as more Covid-19 vaccines are distributed globally.
2021-03-02 14:03:08
Max Keiser talks to Stephen Flood of GoldCore.com about the case for gold in a bitcoin world, as well as the recent Reddit-driven buying frenzy, which sent silver prices soaring to an eight-year high.
2021-03-02 13:03:56
The world's top cryptocurrency, bitcoin, continued to rally on Tuesday, pushing above $49,000 during early trading. The rally comes as the Chinese government plans to ban crypto mining in the country.
2021-03-02 12:03:52
Crude oil prices have weakened on Tuesday as OPEC and its allies are expected to decide how to proceed with the collective production cuts from April onwards. Futures in New York sank below $60 a barrel, dropping for a third day.
2021-03-02 09:03:19
The Russian government could achieve its goal of de-dollarizing the economy by taking one simple step: dropping the tax it currently charges its citizens for the purchase of physical gold, an economist has said.
2021-02-07 18:02:55
Google announced plans to shut down its internal Stadia game development division, as the US tech giant refocuses it into a platform for streaming games from existing developers instead of producing its own exclusive game content.
2021-02-07 15:02:54
The head of the European Central Bank (ECB) Christine Lagarde rejected calls to write off debts incurred by members of the eurozone to uphold their economies during Covid-19 lockdowns.
2021-02-07 13:02:04
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has announced an ambitious plan to make Turkey the 10th largest economy in the world. The state leader said that engaging in major investments would boost the country's GDP.
2021-02-07 11:02:40
For many years, China sacrificed environmental stewardship at the altar of economic growth, adopting a growth-at-all-costs strategy.
2021-02-07 10:02:36
World food prices rose in January for the eighth consecutive month, led by cereals, vegetable oils and sugar, according to a report by the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations.
2021-02-06 17:02:30
Mutual trade between China and 17 nations in Central and Eastern Europe in 2020 exceeded $100 billion for the first time ever, according to China's Ministry of Commerce.