Category Archives: Financial and Investment

Oil prices extend losses into second session on weak China data

rx online



Oil prices fell on Tuesday, after heavy losses in the previous session, as two days of weak Chinese data added to worries about the top crude oil importer’s energy demand growth.





Source link

Oil prices extend losses as weak China data compounds U.S.-China trade deal doubts

rx online



Oil prices dropped again on Tuesday after falling heavily in the previous session, as weak Chinese economic data for September added to lingering concerns about the feasibility of the U.S.-China trade deal announced by President Trump late last week.





Source link

Southwest pilots say 737 MAX return may be delayed beyond Boeing's fourth quarter goal

rx online



Southwest Airlines pilots predicted on Monday that the grounded Boeing 737 MAX airplane will return to the skies around February, weeks later than Boeing and airlines have projected.





Source link

Harley-Davidson halts electric motorcycle production

rx online



Harley-Davidson Inc said on Monday it has stopped production and deliveries of its first electric motorcycle after discovering a glitch in the final quality checks.





Source link

What to watch in third quarter earnings from U.S. companies

rx online



U.S. companies are preparing to report third-quarter results following a rocky few months in which they grappled with a U.S.-China trade conflict undermining the business environment and an overall economy that has been showing signs of struggling.





Source link

China September exports, imports in deeper contraction as tariffs take toll

rx online



A slide in China’s exports picked up pace in September while imports contracted for a fifth straight month, pointing to further weakness in the economy and underlining the need for more stimulus as the Sino-U.S. trade war drags on.





Source link

WTO clears U.S. to target EU goods with tariffs over Airbus

rx online



The World Trade Organization (WTO) formally authorized the United States on Monday to impose tariffs on up to $7.5 billion of imports of EU goods after an arbitrator’s decision over subsidies to planemaker Airbus .





Source link

Russian investors eyeing Saudi Aramco listing – wealth fund chief

rx online



A number of Russian investors are interested in a planned initial public offering of Saudi Arabian state-owned oil company Saudi Aramco, Kirill Dmitriev, the chief executive officer of Russian sovereign wealth fund RDIF, told reporters on Sunday.





Source link

ConocoPhillips quits northern Australia in $1.4 billion sale to Santos

rx online



ConocoPhillips has agreed to sell its northern Australian business to partner Santos Ltd for $1.39 billion, in a deal that will hike the Australian group’s output by 25% and boost its position in the global gas market.





Source link

Santos to buy ConocoPhillips northern Australia business for $1.39 billion

rx online



Australian oil and gas producer Santos Ltd on Monday said it would acquire the northern Australia business of ConocoPhillips , the world’s largest independent oil and gas producer, for $1.39 billion.





Source link