U.S. weekly jobless claims dip as labor market remains resilient

investing.com By Lucia Mutikani WASHINGTON -The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits fell last week and data for the prior period was revised sharply down, suggesting labor market conditions remain...

Asia shares ease, dollar holds firm after Fed minutes

reuters.com European stocks reversed early losses on Thursday as investors remained bullish. Stocks have staged a strong rebound in the past two months on hopes a peak in the pace of monetary tightening is within sight. Federal...

Norway and New Zealand deliver latest big rate hikes

investing.com LONDON - The Norwegian and New Zealand central banks this week both delivered yet more interest rate hikes and signalled further tightening is round the corner as policymakers globally race to get on top of runaway...

History Shows Ghana Cedi's Fall May Extend Even After Rate Hike

bloomberg.com History Shows Ghana Cedi's Fall May Extend Even After Rate Hike  Bloomberg

Norway's central bank enacts big rate hike to tame inflation

apnews.com COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Norway’s central bank raised its key policy interest rate by half a percentage point Thursday, saying “inflation has been considerably higher than projected." The rate's increase to 1.75%...

Asia shares ease, dollar holds firm after Fed minutes

reuters.com European stocks reversed early losses on Thursday as investors remained bullish. Stocks have staged a strong rebound in the past two months on hopes a peak in the pace of monetary tightening is within sight. Federal...

China's drought could last until Sept as it races to protect harvests

investing.com By David Stanway SHANGHAI -China warned that severe drought conditions along the Yangtze river could last well into September as local governments race to maintain power and find fresh water supplies to irrigate...

China's first publicly traded rental property REITs snapped up by investors

investing.com SHANGHAI - China's first batch of publicly traded rental property real estate investment trusts (REITs) was snapped up in Shanghai and Shenzhen by yield-hungry investors this week, opening up a new financing channel...

As ECB mulls another big hike, Schnabel says inflation outlook hasn't improved

reuters.com The euro zone inflation outlook has failed to improve since a July rate hike, European Central Bank board member Isabel Schnabel said, suggesting she favours another large interest rate increase next month even as...

Dollar firm as Fed digs in for inflation fight

investing.com By Tom Westbrook SINGAPORE - The dollar was on the front foot on Thursday after minutes from the Federal Reserve's July meeting pointed to U.S. interest rates staying higher for longer to bring down inflation. The...

Fed sees interest rate hikes continuing until inflation eases substantially, minutes show

cnbc.com The Fed approved a 0.75 percentage point rate hike in July. Officials expressed resolve to bring down inflation that is running well above the Fed's desired 2% level. They did not provide specific guidance for future...

Ghana delivers biggest rate hike ever at emergency meeting

investing.com By Cooper Inveen and Christian Akorlie ACCRA - Ghana's central bank on Wednesday delivered its biggest rate hike ever, a 300 basis point increase to 22%, at an emergency meeting to address the economy's rapid...

Fed sees interest rate hikes continuing until inflation eases substantially, minutes show

cnbc.com The Fed approved a 0.75 percentage point rate hike in July. Officials expressed resolve to bring down inflation that is running well above the Fed's desired 2% level. They did not provide specific guidance for future...

Fed sees interest rate hikes continuing until inflation eases substantially, minutes show

cnbc.com The Fed approved a 0.75 percentage point rate hike in July. Officials expressed resolve to bring down inflation that is running well above the Fed's desired 2% level. They did not provide specific guidance for future...

Futures Slide Ahead Of Fed Minutes; BBBY Stock Surges

investors.com Bed Bath & Beyond stock surges again Wednesday morning. Dow Jones Industrial Average falls ahead of highly anticipated Fed minutes. Key earnings movers Wednesday include Analog Devices, Lowe's, Target, TJX and Analog...