Emerging-market investors had no place to hide in 2018. From trade spats, to rising U.S. interest rates and a strong U.S. dollar, the deck seemed stacked against them. Here’s how that could result in a bullish turn next year.
Fed Chairman Jerome Powell on Wednesday tried to meet the financial markets half way, but ended up failing, economists said.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average swung from a gain of as much as 1.6% to end with a decline of 1.5%.
A young Canadian convicted of plotting terrorist attacks in New York City has been sentenced to 40 years in prison.
Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer said Albertans don’t need “handouts” from the government and “just want to get back to work” at a town hall in Nisku, Alta. two days after Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced a $1.6-billion assistance package for the province’s struggling oil and gas industry.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said he did not believe the detainment of a third Canadian in China is linked to two previous detentions.
Police in Toronto have laid additional charges in connection with allegations of sexual assault at St. Michael’s College School.
British Columbia’s Appeal Court has upheld a lower court finding of RCMP entrapment for a couple accused of plotting to bomb the provincial legislature.
Japan is poised to put its first aircraft carriers to sea since World War II, refitting its Izumo-class warships to carry US-designed F-35B fighter jets, the government announced Tuesday.
An Indian court has sentenced a former politician to life in prison for inciting anti-Sikh violence in riots after the 1984 assassination of Prime Minister Indira Gandhi which claimed thousands of lives.