Economia

Speaking Sunday while surveying the wreckage, local resident Ibrahim Ozdemir said people are in shock. "It is essential that all the parties come together to stop the bloodshed in Syria", said Yildirim, whose naming as prime minister earlier this year was seen as heralding a less confrontational Turkish foreign policy.
  • Bill Gates is now worth $90 billion

    Bill Gates is now worth $90 billion

    Economia

    According to Bloomberg , Gates' net worth is up $6.2 billion so far this year, but that's only the fourth biggest gain among billionaires on the index. On the other hand, Billionaire Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump's net worth is pegged at $4.5 billion. It seems that the gods are continuing to smile on Gates, who has dedicated his wealth to saving the world from extinction.
  • Piazza Affari (+1,8%) guida i rialzi in Europa, corre UniCredit

    Piazza Affari (+1,8%) guida i rialzi in Europa, corre UniCredit

    Economia

    A galvanizzare l'istituto di credito alcune indiscrezioni su un'accelerazione nella vendita di un'altra quota della controllata polacca Pekao Bank, dopo la cessione effettuata a luglio. "Vogliamo avere un buffer di capitale adeguato", aveva anticipato Mustier, rinviando all'esito della strategic review la definizione del livello di Cet1 più appropriato.
  • Jackson Hole al centro della scena: si attendono indizi sui tassi

    Jackson Hole al centro della scena: si attendono indizi sui tassi

    Economia

    L'indice del Dollaro è salito dello 0,4% a 94,843. Il vicepresidente della Fed, Stanley Fischer , in un intervento all'Aspen Institute ha dichiarato che l'economia USA è vicina ai target fissati dalla Fed. L'Euro ha perso lo 0,3% a 1,1289$, mentre la Sterlina è scesa dello 0,1% a 1,3058$ dopo essersi allontanata da un massimo su due settimane di 1,3186$ venerdì.
  • Borsa: Mediaset +0,5%, mercato punta su accordo con Vivendi su Premium

    Economia

    Anche Fininvest , che controlla Mediaset con il 34,7%, nei primi giorni della prossima settimana depositerà un'azione legale contro Vivendi . Nell'atto di citazione Mediaset chiede "l'effettiva esecuzione del contratto vincolante concluso tra le parti l'8 aprile 2016" e naturalmente "l'esecuzione coattiva del contratto per ordine del giudice e il risarcimento dei danni sin qui subiti stimati per ora in un importo pari a 50 milioni per ogni mese di ritardo nell'adempimento da parte ...
  • US Stocks Close Lower as Investors Await Janet Yellen Speech

    US Stocks Close Lower as Investors Await Janet Yellen Speech

    Economia

    The U.S. dollar was mostly flat against a basket of major currencies .DXY amid hesitation to make bets ahead of Yellen's Friday speech. Oil prices fell 3% as China ramped up exports of refined products, United States oil producers added rigs for an eighth straight week and prospects emerged for increased exports from Iraq and Nigeria.
  • Crews battle blazes in California, Washington state, Wyoming

    Crews battle blazes in California, Washington state, Wyoming

    Economia

    Firefighters continue to make progress containing the Blue Cut Fire that grew aggressively in San Bernardino County beginning August 16. By Wednesday the fire had grown to 8,000 acres with 25% containment. Residents of about 125 homes have been warned to prepare to evacuate, but nobody has been ordered to leave by Monday. Meanwhile, people in the community of Wellpinit on the Spokane Indian Reservation have been told to evacuate.
  • Japan manufacturing PMI up to 49.6 in August

    Economia

    The Flash Japan Manufacturing Output Index for August rose to 50.6 from 49.4 in July but the manufacturing PMI remained below the bell-weather 50 mark at 49.6 - up from 49.3 in July. A strengthening yen is hurting manufacturing in the country. However, new orders and export orders still declined at a significant rate, forcing Japanese manufacturers to cut prices of their goods at the sharpest pace since October 2012 to attract new business.
  • Wall Street: futures Usa poco mossi in attesa dell'intervento Yellen

    Economia

    Tra i titoli in evidenza oggi: ** PFIZER, secondo alcune fonti vicine al dossier, è in trattative avanzate per acquisire il gruppo di antitumorali MEDIVATION per circa 14 miliardi di dollari. Performance positiva, invece, per il Nasdaq che è salito dello 0,12% a 5.245 punti. Il contratto a ottobre del petrolio ha perso al Nymex il 3,5%, 1,7 dollari, a quota 47,41 dollari al barile.
  • Pakistan hospital bomb 'particularly appalling': United Nations chief

    Economia

    Police officer Zahoor Ahmed Afridi said most of the dead were lawyers. JuA claimed responsibility for an Easter attack in the second largest Pakistani city of Lahore in March in which more than 70 people were killed. They held demonstrations in major cities including Islamabad , Karachi and Quetta wearing black arm bands and chanted slogans against terrorism. People help victims of a bomb blast in Quetta, Pakistan, Monday, Aug.
  • Russia-Iran cooperation in Syria sends message to US

    Russia-Iran cooperation in Syria sends message to US

    Economia

    On Wednesday, in a move that could have aftershocks felt across the Middle East, Iran confirmed that Russian Federation is using its territory to launch airstrikes in Syria even as a second wave of Moscow's bombers flew out of the Islamic republic to hit targets in the war-ravaged country.