Yen slips further to 10-month low as dollar strengthens broadly

By Ritvik Carvalho LONDON (Reuters) – The Japanese yen fell to a 10-month low on Thursday,…

UBS names ING boss Hamers as chief executive to replace Ermotti

By Michael Shields and Bart H. Meijer ZURICH/AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – UBS Group <UBSG.S> has named ING…

Japan keeps view economy recovering, flags virus as big risk

TOKYO (Reuters) – Japan’s government kept its view that the economy is recovering moderately in a…

UK watchdog to review how companies report on climate change

By Simon Jessop and Muvija M LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s financial accounting watchdog plans to review…

EU’s Gentiloni says expected rebound in Italy, France, Germany now uncertain

ROME (Reuters) – The expected rebound of the Italian, French and German economies after the slowdown…

Oil prices gain on supply threats; demand concerns from coronavirus ease

By Koustav Samanta SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Oil prices climbed on Thursday, extending gains from the previous…

Japan government to work with carmakers, suppliers to minimize virus impact

TOKYO (Reuters) – Japan’s economy ministry on Thursday said it would set up a team including…

Fires and climate fears rattle Australia’s giant coal lobby

By Joe Brock and Melanie Burton SYDNEY (Reuters) – As bushfires and floods fuel public concerns…

Trump economist says ‘uncertainty’ from trade disputes hit business investment

By Howard Schneider WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A slowdown in U.S. growth last year was at least…

China cuts benchmark lending rate as economy struggles to shake off virus shock

By Winni Zhou and Stanley White SHANGHAI/TOKYO (Reuters) – China cut the benchmark lending rate on…