Japan's economy logs 1.4 percent annual growth in July-Sept 

Japan's economy logs 1.4 percent annual growth in July-Sept 

Tokyo, Nov 15 (AP/UNB)  — Japan's economy expanded at a 1.4 percent annualized rate in July-September in the seventh straight quarter of growth for the world's third-largest economy.

 
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Oil price decline weighs on markets ahead of US tax vote  

London, Nov 15 (AP/UNB) - Global share prices fell sharply Wednesday as sinking oil prices weighed on oil producers and other energy stocks. Investors are also monitoring developments surrounding President...

Japan's economy logs 1.4 percent annual growth in July-Sept 

Tokyo, Nov 15 (AP/UNB)  — Japan's economy expanded at a 1.4 percent annualized rate in July-September in the seventh straight quarter of growth for the world's third-largest economy.

Abu Dhabi oil company to put fuel stations on stock market 

Dubai, Nov 13 (AP/UNB) — The state-run Abu Dhabi National Oil Co. will put a minority stake in its gas station subsidiary up on the local stock market.

Pacific trade deal reached but leaders won't endorse it yet 

Danang, Nov 11 (AP/UNB) — Trade ministers from 11 Pacific Rim countries announced an agreement Saturday on pushing ahead with a free-trade deal whose destiny was uncertain after President Donald...

Trump says US will no longer be taken advantage of on trade

Danang, Nov 10 (AP/UNB) — Promising to put "America first" in his trade practices, President Donald Trump used a speech in Vietnam Friday to denounce multilateral agreements embraced by the...

Expo-2017 kicks off in Karachi

Wahida Zaman Shithi, UNB Staff Writer

Karachi, Pakistan, Nov 9 (UNB) - With the opening of Expo-2017, the largest trade event of Pakistan, the doors of international trade relations opened up for the country on Thursday.

Japan's Nikkei at 26-year high, other Asia shares muted 

Hong Kong, Nov 9 (AP/UNB) — Japan's stock benchmark rose Thursday to its highest in more than a quarter century on the yen's weakness and healthy corporate earnings while other...

Expo Pakistan begins in Karachi Thursday to broaden trade ties

From Wahida Zaman Shithi, UNB Staff Writer

Karachi (Pakistan), Nov 8 (UNB) – The 10th Expo Pakistan, the biggest trade fair in the South Asian country, begins here on Thursday seeking broader trade ties with foreign countries,...

In Japan, Trump pushes on North Korea, trade 

Tokyo, Nov 6  (AP/UNB) — Putting a face on the threat posed by North Korea, President Donald Trump stood Monday with anguished families of Japanese citizens snatched by Pyongyang's agents,...

Asian stocks down after weak US jobs, as Trump trip in focus 

Seoul, Nov 6 (AP/UNB) — Asian markets slipped on Monday as weaker-than-expected U.S. jobs figures dented sentiment. Investors were also keeping an eye on President Donald Trump's visit to Asia,...

 
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