|11/27/2015 11:02:21 AM|| Mining giant Rio Tinto approves S1.9 bln bauxite project AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) Mining giant Rio Tinto on Friday announced approval of a US$1.9-billion bauxite project in Australia to better meet growing demand from China.
The Amrun project will involve the ...|
|11/27/2015 11:01:49 AM|| China market plunge sparks sell-off across Asia AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) A plunge in Chinese stocks dragged Asian markets down on Friday after authorities launched a probe into several brokerages and profits at the country's industrial giants sank far more ...|
|11/27/2015 9:00:51 AM|| Major Chinese brokerage Guosen under investigation AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) One of China's biggest brokerages is being investigated by market regulators for suspected "rule violations", it said on Friday, weeks after its president hanged himself.
|11/27/2015 9:00:49 AM|| Portugal's new PM promises break with austerity AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) Portugal's new socialist Prime Minister Antonio Costa promised to break "the spiral of austerity" while implementing a "moderate" programme that respects EU budgetary ...|
|11/27/2015 9:00:48 AM|| China profits, probes hit Shanghai as Asia mostly retreats AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) A bigger-than-expected plunge in profits at China's industrial giants and a probe into brokerages sent shares in Shanghai tumbling Thursday, while more weak Japanese data dealt another ...|
|11/27/2015 9:00:45 AM|| LG Display plans multi-billion OLED plant AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) South Korea's LG Display said on Friday it planned to invest close to $9.0 billion in a new plant to produce organic light-emitting diode (OLED) displays, anticipating a surge in ...|
|11/27/2015 9:00:43 AM|| Weak Japan data supplies more bad news for Abenomics AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) Japan on Friday published a string of mostly weak data, the first major figures since news that the world's number three economy had slipped back into recession.
A key inflation gauge ...|
|11/27/2015 9:00:41 AM|| Arrested Brazilian billionaire declares innocence: report AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) The billionaire Brazilian banker arrested on charges related to the country's huge Petrobras corruption probe says he is not guilty, his lawyer was quoted as saying Thursday.
|11/27/2015 9:00:40 AM|| Dutch lawmakers approve plan to close coal power plants AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) Dutch lawmakers voted in favour Thursday of phasing out coal power plants in the Netherlands, appealing to other countries to do the same, days ahead of a crunch UN climate ...|
|11/27/2015 9:00:38 AM|| French jobless number increases the most since 2013: ministry AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) The number of unemployed in France increased in October by 42,000 from a month earlier, the biggest monthly rise in two years, the Labour Ministry said Thursday, denting the ...|