|10/7/2015 - || Argentina repays $5.9 billion in debt, AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) Argentina repaid $5.9 billion of its debt Monday in keeping with its repayment schedule, though a longstanding dispute with US hedge funds remains.
"The payment has been made on ...|
|10/7/2015 - || Crisis-hit Russia toiling to keep factory towns alive, AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) The hulking Soviet-era mineral refinery in Pikalyovo, one of Russia's hundreds of factory towns hit by a crippling economic crisis, has been a blessing, and at times a curse, for a ...|
|10/7/2015 - || Bank of Japan holds fire on stimulus, AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) The Bank of Japan held fire on expanding its already huge stimulus programme on Wednesday, despite mounting pressure on policymakers in the face of sluggish growth and stagnant ...|
|10/7/2015 - || Oil rally lifts energy firms, dollar eases on risk confidence, AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) Oil prices on Wednesday extended a rally on hopes a global supply glut could be easing, boosting Asian energy shares, while a broadly upbeat outlook helped emerging currencies to ...|
|10/7/2015 - || Samsung flags nearly 80% jump in Q3 operating profit, AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) Samsung flagged a nearly 80 percent jump in quarterly profit Wednesday, as sales of chips and displays offset stiff competition in smartphones from Apple and cheaper Chinese ...|
|10/7/2015 - || Rio to cut Olympic costs by 10 percent, AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) Organizers of next year's Rio Olympics said Tuesday they aim to slash some 10 percent from spending to keep within budget while Brazil plunges into economic crisis.
|10/7/2015 - || Fantasy sports world battles 'insider trading' claims, AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) The lucrative world of online fantasy sports gaming faced an inquiry from New York authorities over allegations of "insider trading" critics say underscored the need to better regulate ...|
|10/7/2015 - || Ruling on transatlantic data transfers puts US tech firms in rough water, AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) The legal blow in Europe that removed "Safe Harbor" protection of cross-border data transfers from US tech firms on Tuesday has thrust them into rough water.
The ruling Tuesday by ...|
|10/7/2015 - || Microsoft unveils Windows 10 smartphones, new laptop, AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) Microsoft unveiled its first Windows 10 smartphones Tuesday as it launched a series of new gadgets in a bid to win a bigger share of the competitive mobile market.
The technology ...|
|10/7/2015 - || Hollande warns Air France violence 'could harm country's image', AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) French President Francois Hollande said Tuesday scenes of Air France executives fleeing an angry mob after having their shirts ripped off by striking workers were "unacceptable" and ...|