Tanzanian police said Wednesday they had arrested two MPs from the main opposition party, Chadema, while they attended the funeral of villagers killed in clashes at a gold mine.
The Japanese stock market suffered a one-day fall of 0.94 per cent on Monday as new details emerged about the nuclear disaster at Fukushima Daiichi power plant.
Engineers battled to restore cooling systems at a crippled Japanese nuclear plant in Fukushima prefecture on Tuesday after smoke and steam escaping from stricken reactors delayed the operation.
NYSE Euronext and Deutsche Boerse are in talks over a tie-up that could create the world’s largest securities exchange, as the London Stock Exchange confirms its merger with Canada’s ...
Public sector salaries and pensions are set to increase by 15 per cent in April following an announcement by the newly-formed Egyptian government.
The mass protests across Egypt are having a negative effect on the country's economy as banks run out of money, petrol stations close down and tour operators suspend departures during one of the ...
Police fired tear gas and baton-charged thousands of people outside the Dhaka stock exchange, DSE, as angry investors took to the streets after the stock market dropped nine per cent in an hour.
The dollar dropped to a 15-year low against the yen Tuesday, after the euro hit its lowest level since November 2001.
The yen fell Monday in the Asian markets Monday, the day after Japan’s ruling party suffered a setback in parliamentary elections that could affect plans to cut the country’s debt.
Greek woes look set to continue as rating’s agency Moody's downgrades its status by four notches to "junk".