Donald Trump berated Boris Johnson during a heated phone call, after the British prime minister rejected the U.S. president's request to ban Huawei Technologies Co. from its next-generation broadband networks. Trump had spent months trying to persuade
This is not good.The Federal Reserve is looking at a broad range of issues around digital payments and currencies, including policy, design and legal considerations around potentially issuing its own digital currency, Federal Reserve Governor Lael Brainar
In "risk-on" scenarios where investors' appetite crave for assets that tend to move in an amplified magnitude, it would not be wrong to assume that those with capital would want to give cryptocurrencies -- especially something like Bitcoin (BT
SEOUL: The most productive car factory in the world fell quiet on Friday as South Korea's Hyundai suspended operations at its giant Ulsan complex, hamstrung by a lack of parts with the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) outbreak crippling China's indus
Japanese carmaker Toyota is keeping its China plants closed for at least another week as the coronavirus outbreak continues to spread. The coronavirus has killed more than 630 people, mostly in China. Globally, it has infected over 31,400 people across 25
China's central bank will step up support for the economy to cushion the blow from a coronavirus outbreak, but activity is expected to recover once the virus is brought under control, one of its deputy governors said on Friday.'
A number of Hong Kong banks including HSBC and Standard Chartered have rushed to introduce measures to relieve the pressure on small and medium-sized businesses and individuals as the coronavirus outbreak threatens to further derail the city's embattl
A copper smelter in Southwest China has declared force majeure on deliveries of copper concentrate, two sources briefed on the matter said on Friday, as a coronavirus outbreak in the country heightened fears about a hit to demand.'
Hong Kong's flagship carrier Cathay Pacific is asking its 27,000 employees to take up to three weeks of unpaid leave, CEO Augustus Tang said Wednesday, as the airline faces a crisis in the wake of the new coronavirus outbreak. "I am hoping all of
Concerns among small and medium-sized manufacturers in China over the impact of the coronavirus outbreak have risen sharply, with many worrying about going bust if the situation is not brought under control soon.Anxiety is most acute among labour-intensiv
SOME companies have warned that the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) outbreak in China that has killed more than 250 people and infected nearly 12,000 could disrupt supply chains or hurt bottom lines as factories and shops shut and airlines suspend flights.