|12/26/2014 - || US stocks rise Dow up for 7th straight session, AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) Wall Street stocks Friday rose in early trade as the positive momentum from this week's US economic growth report lifted the market higher.
About 25 minutes into trade, the Dow ...|
|12/26/2014 - || Dollar mortgage holders urge Russia to end 'financial slavery', AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) When Olga Savelyeva took out a $226,000 mortgage to buy a small apartment on the outskirts of Moscow in 2008, she could never have imagined that the ruble would lose more than half its ...|
|12/26/2014 - || EasyJet hit by New Year strike call in France, AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) French unions at low-cost airline easyJet announced a New Year strike on Friday similar to a Christmas work stoppage to press demands for better scheduling and pay.
|12/26/2014 - || Qatar- Zakat Fund got 575 applications in November for aid, The Peninsula|
|(MENAFN - The Peninsula) The Zakat Fund at the Ministry of Awqaf and Islamic Affairs received 575 applications for social assistance in the month of November.|
Zakat Fund, a charity dedicated ...
|12/26/2014 - || Turkey bank defies Erdogan to hold rates, The Peninsula|
|(MENAFN - The Peninsula) Turkey's central bank on Wednesday kept its main interest rates unchanged, defying pressure from President Recep Tayyip Erdogan for a cut to stimulate flagging ...|
|12/26/2014 - || US jobless claims drop for fifth week in a row, The Peninsula|
|(MENAFN - The Peninsula) New claims for US unemployment insurance fell last week for the fifth week in a row, according to government figures published Wednesday.|
Initial jobless claims, a ...
|12/26/2014 - || Serbia's parliament adopts 2015 budget, The Peninsula|
|(MENAFN - The Peninsula) After 19 hours of debate, Serbia's parliament adopted a 2015 budget early on Thursday, setting the consolidated deficit at 191.3 billion dinars (1.57 billion euros), down ...|
|12/26/2014 - || Egyptian pound steady on official and unofficial markets, The Peninsula|
|(MENAFN - The Peninsula) The Egyptian pound held steady at a central bank dollar sale on Thursday and on the black market.|
The bank offered $40 million and said it had sold $38.2 million at a ...
|12/26/2014 - || Russia says currency crisis over, The Peninsula|
|(MENAFN - The Peninsula) Russia said its currency crisis was over on Thursday but warned that inflation is set to climb above 10 percent, adding to the problems facing President Vladimir Putin's ...|
|12/26/2014 - || Saudi lifts spending in 2015 budget, The Peninsula|
|(MENAFN - The Peninsula) Saudi Arabia will lift state spending to a record in its 2015 budget while covering a deficit with its huge fiscal reserves, the government said, providing the first ...|