|11/27/2014 - || Lacklustre Japan data paints gloomy picture for Abenomics, AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) Japan released a string of lacklustre economic data Friday with inflation hitting its lowest level for more than a year, dealing another blow to Tokyo's attempts to conquer years of ...|
|11/27/2014 - || Asia stocks mostly lower, oil extends losses after OPEC move, AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) Asian markets mostly fell Friday, with energy firms taking a dive as oil sat at four-year lows after the OPEC cartel ignored calls to cut production in response to plunging prices and ...|
|11/27/2014 - || Australian energy firms hammered by OPEC decision, AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) Australian energy firms were hit hard Friday by the OPEC cartel's decision against cutting production, with stocks tumbling across the board as oil prices hit four-year lows.
|11/27/2014 - || Argentina charges HSBC with aiding tax evasion, AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) Argentina's tax agency has charged British bank HSBC with helping more than 4,000 Argentines to commit tax evasion by stashing money in secret Swiss accounts, officials said.
|11/27/2014 - || Venezuela's Maduro pursues push for OPEC output cut, AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said Thursday he would keep pushing OPEC to cut oil output to boost sliding crude prices after the cartel opted not to slash production -- a move ...|
|11/27/2014 - || Japan consumer inflation slows to 2.9% in October, AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) Japanese core consumer inflation continued to slow, increasing 2.9 percent in October year-on-year, according to data released Friday.
The figure matched the market's forecast and ...|
|11/27/2014 - || Mexican billionaire to be top shareholder in big Spanish builder, AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) Mexican telecoms magnate Carlos Slim, the world's second-richest man, will invest 650 million ($800 million) euros to become the main shareholder in Spain's big but debt-laden builder ...|
|11/27/2014 - || Most of world's poorest nations stuck in a structural rut: UN, AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) The planet's poorest nations like Ethiopia, Malawi and Angola have failed to cash in on strong economic growth due to a lack of structural reforms and left them wallowing in poverty, ...|
|11/27/2014 - || WTO deal paves way for implementing landmark trade pact, AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) Ending months of deadlock, the World Trade Organization agreed Thursday to implement the first global trade reform agreement in its 19-year-history.
The deal means the 160-member ...|
|11/27/2014 - || 'Scissorhands' Levy, Brazil's new finance minister, AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) Joaquim Levy, Brazil's new finance minister, is an economist and banking executive widely seen as pro-market, hawkish and orthodox, earning him the nickname "Scissorhands" for his ...|