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Singapore tightens monetary policy in off-cycle move to fight inflation

SINGAPORE, Jan 25 (Reuters) - Singapore's central bank said on Tuesday it was tightening its monetary policy settings, in an out-of-cycle move, as global supply constraints and brisk economic dema...

Biden answers inflation query by calling Fox reporter SOB

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden responded to a question about inflation on Monday by calling a Fox News reporter a vulgarity. The president was in the East Room of the White Ho...

Biden to go to Pittsburgh as he looks get out of DC more

President Joe Biden is set to travel to Pittsburgh on Friday to spotlight his administration's efforts to strengthen the nation's supply chains and other aspects of his domestic agenda. ...

Business Highlights: Stocks recover, Fed to signal rate hike

___ Stocks climb back after steep slide on Fed, Ukraine jitters NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks recovered from big early losses Monday as investors jumped in before the clos...

How major US stock indexes fared Monday

Stocks recovered from big early losses Monday as investors jumped in before the closing bell. Every major index closed higher after slumping throughout much of the day as investors ...

EXPLAINER: Why are oil prices high, and any relief in sight?

NEW YORK (AP) — Anyone who's bought food, paid rent or looked for a used car recently has come up against the billowing inflation that has engulfed the U.S. economy. And, with surgin...

Dow falls 1,000 points to lowest level in 10 months, amid uncertainty over Federal Reserve's response to inflation

NEW YORK (AP) — Dow falls 1,000 points to lowest level in 10 months, amid uncertainty over Federal Reserve's response to inflation.

Fed to signal rate hike as it launches risky inflation fight

WASHINGTON (AP) — With inflation punishing consumers and threatening the economy, the Federal Reserve this week will likely signal its intent to begin raising interest rates in March for the first tim...

Analysis: Crisis in Ukraine a showdown of two world views

NEW YORK (AP) — The crisis in Ukraine is hardly going away — a showdown of two world views that could upend Europe. It carries echoes of the Cold War and resurrects an idea left over from the 1945 Yal...

World shares mostly lower ahead of Federal Reserve meeting

BANGKOK (AP) — Shares were mostly lower in Europe and Asia on Monday after Wall Street logged its worst week since the pandemic began in 2020. Shares fell in Paris, London and Frank...

This week: Fed meeting, inflation data, Apple earnings

A look at some of the key business events and economic indicators upcoming this week: Fed meeting With inflation high and the economy strengthening, the Fed has mad...

Asia shares tense as Fed looms, Ukraine a concern

SYDNEY, Jan 24 (Reuters) - Asian share markets slipped on Monday with the Federal Reserve expected to confirm it will soon start draining the massive liquidity that has fuelled the huge gains in growt...

Cryptocurrencies pause after weekend battering, other currencies wait for Fed

HONG KONG, Jan 24 (Reuters) - The dollar traded steady on Monday ahead of the U.S. Federal Reserve's January policy meeting later this week, while bitcoin lay bruised near a six-month low hit over...

Bitcoin pyramid schemes wreak havoc on Brazil's 'New Egypt'

CABO FRIO, Brazil (AP) — In April, Brazil’s federal police stormed the helipad of a seaside hotel in Rio de Janeiro state, where they busted two men and a woman loading a chopper with 7 million reais ...

Bitcoin pyramid schemes wreak havoc on Brazil's 'New Egypt'

CABO FRIO, Brazil (AP) — In April, Brazil's federal police stormed the helipad of a boutique seaside hotel in Rio de Janeiro state, where they busted two men and a woman loading a chopper with 7 milli...