Global Stocks Slide Before ECB Policy Decision as Dollar Weakens - Washington Post Asian Stocks Extend Global Drop Before ECB as Aussie, Gold Climb - Washington Post 10/2/2014 - 3:48 pm | View Link
'Fast Money' Recap: It's Bargain-Hunting Time as the Market Falls - Denver Post 'Fast Money' Recap: It's Bargain-Hunting Time as the Market Falls - Lebanon Daily News 10/2/2014 - 7:07 am | View Link
Japan dips; China observes holiday - BayStreet.ca ... low following a choppy session as investors shrugged off the Bank of Japan's Tankan survey ... Sony fell 1% while shares of the lender gained 1 10/1/2014 - 8:46 am | View Link
Japan’s Companies Plan Spending Boost as Sentiment Improves - Washington Post ... year through March, according to the Bank of ... on their plans is vital to Japan weathering a ... August 2008. The Topix index of shares ... 09/30/2014 - 9:53 am | View Link
Japan Post to Settle $6.4 Billion in Pensions Before IPO - Washington Post Japan Post eyes banking unit to solve ¥700 billion pension problem ... - Japan Times 09/29/2014 - 5:16 am | View Link
Markets resilient; defensives lose sheen Benchmark indices continue to maintain the upbeat trend with capital goods and bank shares leading the gains on better-than-expected GDP growth in the first quarter. 09/1/2014 - 5:16 am | View Link
BOJ Officials Expect Abe to Raise Sales Tax as Planned Bank of Japan officials expect Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to proceed with a planned sales-tax increase next year to maintain confidence in the government's finances, according to people familiar with the discussions. Some officials said the central bank would be prepared to boost stimulus if necessary should the world's third-biggest economy require more support following a higher levy, said the ... 09/1/2014 - 3:59 am | View Link
Asian shares cautiously push higher By Lisa Twaronite TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares edged higher on Monday, with investors wary of a deepening crisis in Ukraine and a downbeat China manufacturing survey, while the euro touched a fresh one-year low ahead of this week's European Central Bank meeting. Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko warned a "full-scale war" was imminent if Russian troops continued to advance in support of pro ... 09/1/2014 - 3:51 am | View Link
Japan's Nissay to launch new India-focused funds Japan's Nissay Asset Management, part of Nippon Life Insurance, is launching two India-focused funds that will invest in equity and debt markets, the fund manager said in a statement on Monday. Reliance Capital will provide advisory services for the two funds, which will raise money from Japanese retail investors and from within Nippon Life Insurance's general account. The announcement comes as ... 09/1/2014 - 3:13 am | View Link
GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares cautiously push higher * Euro touches 1-yr low ahead of this week's ECB meeting * Official China manufacturing data underscores cooling fears * U.S. Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko warned a "full-scale war" was imminent if Russian troops continued to advance in support of pro-Moscow rebels, while U.S. But Friday's Wall Street cheer managed to offset the geopolitical concerns and the China survey. Financial ... 09/1/2014 - 2:23 am | View Link
Quiet critic of Bank of Japan’s 'monetary shamanism' turns up the volume He remembers, and was critical of, the bank's previous failed effort in quantitative easing (QE) in the five years to 2006. The 49-year-old took an even dimmer view of QQE, though few were listening as sentiment picked up and Tokyo shares rose. Now ... 10/22/2014 - 7:06 am | View Link
Japan shares move higher Tokyo - Japanese shares rose, with the Topix index reversing yesterday’s drop, after global stocks surged on bets the European Central Bank will expand stimulus. Toyota Motor gave the biggest support to the Topix. Shippers jumped 4.7 percent, the most ... 10/21/2014 - 11:05 pm | View Link
Shares in Japan rose more than 3% Shares in Japan rose more than 3% in trade on Monday ... Some of Australia’s biggest banks including Westpac, National Australia Bank and ANZ posted rises of more than 1% half way through the trading day. The Korea Composite Stock Price Index, or ... 10/20/2014 - 11:18 am | View Link
Asian Shares Rebound as Japan’s Nikkei Rises 4% Investors also welcomed China’s central bank’s plan to inject $33 billion into the banking ... agreed to sell 19.9% of its shares to Qatar’s sovereign fund. On the mainland, where the Communist Party is gathering in Beijing for an important planning ... 10/19/2014 - 9:06 pm | View Link
GLOBAL MARKETS-Japan shares lead Asia lower, dollar index slumps Shanghai shares bucked the downtrend and added 0.1 percent after Chinese bank lending data provided a regional bright spot. Lending beat expectations last month, a sign that demand for credit may be picking up, though a drop in China's foreign exchange ... 10/16/2014 - 6:48 pm | View Link
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Bank Of Ireland Share Chat At this moment in time and probably for some time to come the bkir sp has very little to do with how good (or how bad)the bank is preforming. We are at the mercy of ... 10/22/2014 - 12:34 pm | View Website
Japan Airlines Japan Airlines Co., Ltd. (JAL) (日本航空株式会社, Nihon Kōkū Kabushiki-gaisha ?, TYO: 9201), is an airline headquartered in Shinagawa, Tokyo, Japan. It is ... 10/22/2014 - 9:20 am | View Website
The contrast in handling two Ebola diagnoses highlights how differently cities and hospitals prepare for health emergencies.
Dr. Craig Spencer alerted his aid agency that he had developed a fever, and was transported to Bellevue Hospital Center by specially trained emergency workers wearing protective gear.
The patient registration staff and triage nurses were trained to ask people with certain symptoms about international travel.
On the seventh floor is the full isolation unit, originally set up to treat people with drug-resistant tuberculosis.
Beyond hospitals, the city's fire department trained an ambulance crew to transport suspected Ebola patients, and 911 dispatchers now ask people calling for an ambulance if they've traveled to West Africa recently.
The National Institutes of Health and other hospitals with special biocontainment units regularly "do drills about how you need to protect yourself," said Dr.
On Saturday, Iran hanged a woman convicted of murdering a former intelligence officer she claimed had attempted to rape her—a defense the court and the man's family ultimately rejected. IRNA, Iran's official news agency, says 27-year-old Reyhaneh Jabbari was hanged at dawn Saturday for the 2007 murder. The court ruling dismissed Jabbari's claim of attempted rape, saying all evidence proved she had planned to kill Morteza Abdolali Sarbandi, a former intelligence agent, after having purchased a knife two days earlier.