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Weatherford to reduce staff by 9% amid fall in oil prices
Thu, 05 Feb 2015 10:41:05 GMT
 
Weatherford International Ltd, the Swiss oil and natural gas services company, is going to slash its workforce by 5,000 positions in the next three months. The decision was taken due >>
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Gold extends gains amid Greece uncertainty
Thu, 05 Feb 2015 10:30:07 GMT
 
Gold rallied during the last two sessions, as the safe-haven asset is supported by uncertainty in Greece and China's efforts to spur its slowing economy. The precious metal added 0.4% >>
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Obama proposed tax on overseas earnings
Thu, 05 Feb 2015 10:19:07 GMT
 
President Barack Obama announced a new tax plan for the US corporations with overseas profit. After the new legislation companies will be obliged to pay a 14% tax on the >>
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Companies in Euro zone add more jobs on economy outlook
Wed, 04 Feb 2015 20:19:03 GMT
 
Companies in the Euro zone increased hiring, as services and manufacturing sectors in the bloc grew faster than expected. A gauge of employment rose in both industries during the January >>
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UK services growth adds more in January on drop in costs
Wed, 04 Feb 2015 20:08:04 GMT
 
UK services companies' growth exceeded economists' forecasts, since raw material costs declined and businesses hired more employees. Markit Economics announced on Wednesday that its Purchasing Manager's Index climbed from 55.8 >>
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S&P downgrades banks in Euro bloc on government aid during crisis
Wed, 04 Feb 2015 19:57:04 GMT
 
Six banks in Europe, including HSBC Holdings Plc and Credit Suisse Group AG, went through a rating cut by the S&P ratings agency amid the prospect governments are not likely >>
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Asian stocks reach out to the biggest gain this year
Wed, 04 Feb 2015 19:46:07 GMT
 
Asian stocks climbed along with the regional benchmark index, posting their highest advance in a month, since energy and material companies rallied. BHP Billiton Ltd. added 4.4%, Mitsubishi UFJ Financial >>
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UK stocks decline as Hargreaves Lansdown and Vodafone slip on earnings
Wed, 04 Feb 2015 19:24:03 GMT
 
UK stocks declined, retreating from September high, since a decrease in earnings weighed on Hargreaves Lansdown PLC and Vodafone Group Plc. The FTSE 100 Index fell 0.2%, or 12.35 points, >>
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El sector servicios del R.U fue positivo en enero
Wed, 04 Feb 2015 17:49:07 GMT
 
En enero el sector terciario de la economía del Reino Unido experimentó un puntaje de 57,2 unidades, superando así tanto al registro de diciembre de 55,8 como a la previsión >>
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US factories prepare for stagnation as economy slows
Tue, 03 Feb 2015 20:54:04 GMT
 
The US manufacturing index decreased to a new yearly minimum of 53.5 from the 55.1 level posted in December. Consumer spending also dropped in the same month after posting strong >>
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Jobless claims in Spain show positive tendency
Tue, 03 Feb 2015 20:43:04 GMT
 
Spain's labour market starts to exhibit recovery, as the growth in the number of unemployed is decelerating. The amount of claims for jobless benefits rose by 77,980 in January, compared >>
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European stocks see improvement in Greek debt issue
Tue, 03 Feb 2015 20:32:07 GMT
 
European shares experienced a relief, as the new Greek government refused to push with the debt haircut further. This is expected to introduce more stability into the Euro zone. Another >>
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Gold falls on prospects of high US rates
Mon, 02 Feb 2015 16:14:05 GMT
 
Bullion fell, after its biggest monthly gain in three years, on prospects for higher interest rate in the US. The yellow metal for immediate delivery decreased 0.7% to $1,275.04 an >>
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Euro climbs amid Greek debt assurances
Mon, 02 Feb 2015 15:52:08 GMT
 
The Euro appreciated on assurances from the new government in Greece that it will carry out financial obligations, alleviating concerns that the country may push the currency block back into >>
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US stock-index futures climb after S&P 500's decline
Mon, 02 Feb 2015 15:19:04 GMT
 
US stocks-index futures added, signalizing that equities will climb, after S&P 500 Index headed to its biggest monthly drop in a year. The Standard & Poor's 500 dropped 2.8% previous >>
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