The yen tumbled to its lowest level in nearly seven years against the dollar on Friday, putting it on track for its biggest losses in 18 months, after the Bank of Japan shocked markets by unexpectedly easing policy further.
Political unrest in China is the greatest threat to the world economy, the founder of WPP said yesterday. Listing worries that have sapped confidence from global investors, Sir Martin Sorrell, boss of the advertising giant, said he had never seen a time with 'so ...
Chinese manufacturing growth has slowed in October, the government says, as the world's second-largest economy expands at its weakest pace in five years.
THE owner of British Airways has stepped up pressure on its European rivals by forecasting it will make bigger than expected profits this year.
Britain is being hailed as the �self-employment capital� of Europe, giving people who work for themselves plenty to celebrate.