|7/30/2014 1:33:36 AM|| Ireland preparing to lift austerity measures AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) Ireland is moving closer to a switch away from deep austerity measures as it prepares for a key budget - the first since the eurozone nation emerged from a massive international ...|
|7/30/2014 1:33:36 AM|| Argentina in 11th-hour talks as default looms AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) Argentina's economy minister was in New York for last-ditch talks hours before a deadline Wednesday that could plunge the country into a new default, its second in 13 years.
|7/30/2014 1:33:35 AM|| Twitter flies on surprisingly strong numbers AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) Twitter shares shot higher by some 30 percent Tuesday after its quarterly report showed surprisingly strong revenue and user growth, despite a widening loss.
The popular one-to-many ...|
|7/29/2014 9:34:08 PM|| Colombia urges investment boost, trade agreement with Japan AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos met Tuesday with Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, calling for accelerated bilateral trade talks and more investment by the Asian economic ...|
|7/29/2014 9:34:06 PM|| Argentina seeks last-minute solution as default looms AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) Argentina's economy minister flew into New York on Tuesday for last-ditch talks to resolve a dispute with hedge fund creditors that has pushed the country to the brink of ...|
|7/29/2014 9:34:04 PM|| Russia-Ukraine tensions pose credit default risks IMF AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) The International Monetary Fund warned Tuesday that an escalation of tensions between Russia and Ukraine would raise the risks for banks exposed to those countries.
Hit by US and ...|
|7/29/2014 9:34:03 PM|| IMF's Lagarde says Ukraine may need more aid AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) The head of the International Monetary Fund, Christine Lagarde, said Tuesday that Ukraine may need more international aid if its crisis with the pro-Russia separatist rebellion is ...|
|7/29/2014 9:34:00 PM|| Casino supermarkets reports setback from French price war AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) French supermarket group Casino blamed unfavourable exchange rates and a price war in its home market for pulling down first-half profits on Tuesday, but kept its full-year ...|
|7/29/2014 5:33:46 PM|| US stocks finish lower as US, EU sanction Russia AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) US stocks Tuesday finished lower after the United States and European Union broadened sanctions on Russia, overshadowing US economic data and earnings reports.
The Dow Jones ...|
|7/29/2014 5:33:43 PM|| Luxembourg puts key BES bank shareholders in administration AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) Luxembourg said Tuesday it would place two key shareholders of struggling Portuguese lender Banco Espirito Santo (BES) in administration after they demanded protection from ...|