Levi Profit Falls on Challenges in Asia , Europe
quarterly net profit slumped by more than a third as business in Asia declined and it faced difficulties in Europe. Net income for ..... challenge, and for the first time in two years our business in Asia declined." Net revenue was $1.05 billion, compared with
In Mongolia, Clinton argues for free markets with democracy in Asia , challenging Chinese model
diplomatic efforts she'll make across Asia to press governments into improving the ..... 21st century a time in which people across Asia don't only become more wealthy," she ..... It's what we call our pivot toward Asia ." A country more than twice the size
Oil drops to near $85 in Asia after Chinese trade growth slows, Norway labor dispute resolved
Oil dropped to near $85 a barrel Tuesday after weak Chinese trade figures suggested the economic slowdown in the world's second-largest crude consumer is deepening.
Oil drops to below $85 in Asia after Chinese trade growth slows, Norway labor dispute resolved
Oil dropped below $85 a barrel Tuesday after weak Chinese trade figures suggested the economic slowdown in the world's second-largest crude consumer is deepening.
Oil rises slightly to near $85 in Asia amid hope for stimulus measures
Oil rose slightly to near $85 a barrel Monday, clawing back some of a large drop from the previous session amid hope that weak U.S. economic growth may trigger new stimulus measures. ...
China's June trade growth plunges in new sign of economic slowdown amid weak global demand
that China will have a soft landing but were it to be a more severe downturn it could hit quite hard in Asia ," said Rajiv Biswas, chief Asia economist for IHS Global Insight. The United States and Europe are less directly exposed but would feel
China calls for closer defense ties with Australia, warns against 'Cold War mentality' in US
500 Marines to the Australian city of Darwin to create a training hub to help allies and protect American interests across Asia , calling it a throwback to the Cold War. "China and Australia need to work together with other countries in this region to
East Timor prime minister's party wins plurality in parliament; will need coalition to govern
Saturday's elections, the commission said. The polls were expected to decide the fate of U.N. peacekeepers stationed in Asia 's youngest and poorest nation. Gusmao's National Congress for the Reconstruction of East Timor, or CNRT party, won 172
European Shares Jump on Spain Agreement
are expected to show the lowest growth in at least three years. The latest batch of numbers sent share markets lower across Asia but left the MSCI world equity index largely unchanged at 309.50 after three days of losses. Brent crude oil was down 1
Stock Futures Rise; Europe, China in Focus
The Euro Stoxx 50 rallied 1.2% to 2254, the English FTSE 100 gained 0.83% to 5674 and the German DAX jumped 1.3% to 6471. In Asia , the Japanese Nikkei 225 fell 0.44% to 8858 and the Japanese Nikkei 225 slipped 0.16% to 19396.