North Korea's economy grew at its fastest pace in 17 years in 2016, despite international sanctions aimed at curbing its pursuit of nuclear weapons. Ryan Brooks reports. Source: Business Video Online -
Jul.21 -- As Kim Jong Un pours resources into nuclear tests and missile launches, North Korea's economy is estimated to have grown at its fastest pace in 18 years. Bloomberg's James Mayger reports on.. Source: Bloomberg Global Business -
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The Bank of Korea says South Korea’s economy grew at a 2.7 percent annual pace during the April-June quarter. The central bank said Thursday that Asia’s fourth-largest.. Seattle Times
*This won't help US-China relations... *Despite international sanctions aimed at curbing the country’s nuclear activities, *North Korea’s economy grew by 3.9 percent in 2016, which is the highest.. Zero Hedge
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*The euro is at its highest level in 2 years. *The single currency hit a high of 1.1677 versus the US dollar on Friday despite European Central Bank head Mario Draghi.. Business Insider
North Korea launched an intercontinental ballistic missile for the first time on July 4, showing it has the capability of reaching the United States. That prompted the United States and South Korea to.. Business Insider
Dave Lutz, head of ETFs at JonesTrading, has an overview of today's markets.
· Stocks are higher with FANG continuing to lead the markets.
· Yellen is testifying again today.
· Banks.. Business Insider
The hawkish tone and global bond tantrum unleashed by central bankers at the Sintra ECB forum two weeks ago is now a distant memory, and after Janet Yellen surprised markets with an unexpectedly dovish.. Zero Hedge
Samsung Electronics, South Korea's largest and most valuable company, is expected to report a record quarterly profit during the second quarter, up 72 percent from a year earlier, thanks to a boom in.. SeattlePI.com Also reported by •Seattle Times
The Bank of Korea will wrap up its monetary policy meeting on Thursday, highlighting a modest day for Asia-Pacific economic activity. The bank is widely expected to keep its benchmark lending rate.. RTTNews