US stock markets have closed slightly higher ahead of the three-day weekend, led by gains in industrial stocks following robust corporate earnings.
The U.S. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) on Thursday approved construction of two proposed liquefied natural gas (LNG) export terminals, Tellurian Inc's Driftwood in Louisiana and Sempra Energy's Port Arthur in Texas. Demand for LNG around the world has exploded, rising by 9.8%
The United States won a World Trade Organization (WTO) ruling on Thursday against China's use of tariff-rate quotas for rice, wheat and corn, which it successfully argued limited market access for U.S. grain exports. The case, lodged by the Obama administration in late 2016, marked the second U.S
The United States won a World Trade Organization (WTO) ruling on Thursday against China's use of tariff-rate quotas for rice, wheat and corn, which it successfully argued limited market access for U.S. grain exports. The case, lodged by the Obama administration in late 2016, marked the second
Tellurian Inc.’s proposed $28 billion Driftwood terminal in Louisiana and Sempra Energy’s Port Arthur LNG project in Texas were cleared by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission in a 3-1 vote in Washington on Thursday, with Democratic Commissioner Richard Glick dissenting. Tellurian and Sempra will
The upward trend in Asian liquefied natural gas (LNG) prices reversed this week as ample offers of cargoes saturated a market where demand was limited. After rising for two weeks to reach over $6.00 per million British thermal units (mmBtu) in the second week of April, the June price for delivery
Global shares erased this week's gains on Thursday after weak manufacturing surveys from Asia and Europe stoked fears of a widespread slowdown in growth, adding to profit-taking ahead of the long Easter weekend. French and German surveys of purchasing managers in the manufacturing sector for
Global shares erased this week's gains on Thursday after weak manufacturing surveys from Asia and Europe stoked fears of a slowdown in global growth, adding to profit taking ahead of the long Easter weekend. After a subdued open, European markets fell further after French and German surveys
The Australian share market has closed up slightly following an up-and-down day in which better than expected jobs data caused the market to dip.
National Australia Bank Ltd , the country's fourth-largest, on Thursday flagged an additional A$749 million ($537.18 million) in charges to refund thousands of wronged customers and said it would review its dividend policy. The inquiry has put banks and investment firms under pressure to clean
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Travellers heading overseas during the Easter Break are being warned their travel insurance may not cover natural disasters or diseases that strike. Comparison size Mozo contacted 49 travel insurers and found the Mount Agung volcano, which disrupted thousands of flights last year, remains a ‘known event
MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan lost 0.4 percent, reversing course after brushing its highest since late July 2018 early in the trading session. Australian shares were a shade lower while Japan's Nikkei dropped 0.8 percent and Chinese blue chips slipped 0.2 percent