- Julian Assange Show Starts Tuesday, Guest Kept Secret
April 14 2012 2:29 AM
Wikileaks founder Julian Assange will launch his new TV talk show on Russia Today on April 17, but is keeping the guest list secret, the Kremlin-funded English language station said on Friday.
- Britain: Land of Spires, Majestic Gardens, and Eclectic Culture [VIDEO]
April 12 2012 6:32 AM
UK's capital, London, has recently attracted the ultra rich and wealthy of Asia and Europe, who are buying immensely priced and sized properties in the city and in nearby districts.
- Australian Dollar, Commodity Currencies Aim Higher
March 04 2012 6:00 PM
A week packed with fundamental event risk begins with the second 3-year ECB long-term refinancing operation (LTRO). Banks will begin to tap the facility on Tuesday and the results are set to be unveiled on Wednesday. Median forecasts call for a take-up of €470 billion this time around after a €489 billion outing in December.
- Australian Stock Market (1/10/2012) Mildly positive lead from U.S. overnight
January 09 2012 7:13 PM
The Australian market is set to open mildly higher ahead of what is likely to be a relatively quiet day's trading. The local market got a mildly positive lead from the US. The 4th quarter reporting season got under way this morning as Alcoa, announced its 4th quarter results after the market closed. These came in broadly in line with expectations at a loss of 3c per share.
- Australia has Ammunition to Deal with Global Uncertainty
August 04 2011 9:20 PM
Australia declared itself well positioned on Friday to take additional measures to bolster the economy should turmoil in world markets turn into a re-run of the 2009 global financial crisis.
- Hotel Maid in Strauss-Kahn Case Speaks Out
July 24 2011 10:37 PM
The New York hotel maid who accused former IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn of attempting to rape her said in an interview published on Newsweek's website on Sunday that he appeared as a "crazy man" and attacked her when she entered his room.