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“How Much Is It Worth to Stay in China’s Markets?”

Last month, German carmaker Daimler repeatedly apologized for hurting Chinese feelings, disavowing any "support, assistance, aid or help to anyone who intentionally subverts or attempts to subvert China’s sovereignty and territorial integrity." Its offense was to include a quote from the...

Have a merry Afro-Colombian Christmas, in February

QUINAMAYO, Colombia: Afro-Colombian communities in the southwest of the Latin American country are celebrating Christmas, like every year, a little later than the rest of the world. The mid-February festivities are a tradition that dates back to the days of slavery, when their ancestors were ......

Eurozone stocks firm, London lags on weak HSBC

LONDON: Key eurozone stock markets posted gains on Tuesday (Feb 20) as a weaker euro gave exporters a boost, while London underperformed because of sharp falls in banking giant HSBC and other major companies following earnings updates. "The FTSE 100 was held back by mixed results from HSBC ......