Japanese companies enticed by local investment climate

Vietnam is one of the most important partners of ours and provides policies and financial packages to Japanese companies to invest and do their business in Vietnam, focusing on such industries as power, energy, and manufacturing. Most assistance from us is spent on power projects, equivalent to 13 per cent of the total power supply, […]

Virus worries and FOMO drive options bets on surging tech giants

But the purchase of bullish call options in tech-related names hasn’t been dampened. For instance, demand for calls versus bearish put options – a measure called skew – on Tesla currently stands near historic extremes, even after the stock has rallied more than 300% from its March lows. Tesla’s 30-day skew is negative, at -15.2%, […]

TikTok parent ByteDance ready to leave China in order to save global business

India banned multiple Chinese apps as border tensions escalated and calls to boycott Chinese products grew louder in the country. Indian and Chinese troops clashed in Galwan Valley, Ladakh near the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in June. The scuffle killed 20 Indian army personnel.

Boss charged with assault after allegedly reversing car into protesting employees

A1 Tree Services employees were locked out of their workplace on Tuesday morning as part of a bitter pay dispute and had gathered for a barbecue when company owner Leigh Winwood approached the group.

Brexit was meant to make Britain global. It has made us friendless

The shift follows pressure on Johnson from Tory MPs who complain, with good reason, that Huawei has the potential to be a conduit for Beijing security interests and want its kit stripped out of the network even sooner. The more decisive factor is US sanctions against the company and the demand from Washington that Britain […]

‘African Telcos prioritize new skills to stay afloat’

In 2017, telcos are also expected to focus more on 4G monetization strategies such as enhanced data offerings, service bundling, and partnerships with digital media companies from a content perspective. While the deployment of 4G networks is already gaining traction across Africa, spectrum availability, low customer awareness, low coverage, high tariffs, and the cost of […]

Black Wall Street teaches Africans how to restore its economic glory on the ‘Economic War Show’

It is on this backdrop that Charles N Lambert is championing the Black Wall Street shows. According to Charles, in its first episode of the Economic War show, they are a group of people who are dedicated to liberating Africa from poverty, they are the engine of capital generation for the industrialization of the African […]

Wall St Week Ahead-Investors eye economic data, stimulus measures as stocks rally stalls

Still, expectations for future market gyrations, as reflected by the Cboe Volatility Index, have remained elevated. Some volatility watchers believe markets could be choppier than usual this summer as investors await the passage of further stimulus and additional signs of economic recovery.

Investors eye economic data, stimulus measures as stocks rally stalls

Still, expectations for future market gyrations, as reflected by the Cboe Volatility Index, have remained elevated. Some volatility watchers believe markets could be choppier than usual this summer as investors await the passage of further stimulus and additional signs of economic recovery.

Wall St Week Ahead-RPT-Investors eye economic data, stimulus measures as stocks rally stalls

“It’s going to end up being a more volatile summer than traditionally is priced into the market,” said Amy Wu Silverman, equity derivatives strategist at RBC Capital Markets. (Reporting by April Joyner; Editing by Ira Iosebashvili, Dan Grebler and Jonathan Oatis)