Global stocks mostly rise ahead of US-China tariff war talks

Most global stock markets rose Thursday as US and Chinese officials entered two days of negotiations aimed at ending a bruising tariff battle, according to AP. In midday trading in Europe, Britain’s FTSE 100 fell 0.7 per cent to 7,178...

Capital mkt dev prog: Policy inaction irks ADB, threatens fund release

The delay in implementing several policy actions in the second tranche under the third capital market development programme (CDMP3) has irked the Asian Development Bank (ADB), people familiar with the situation said. The Manila-based lender voiced its dissatisfaction as there has been no policy change since the last review mission took place eight months ago....