US job growth accelerated sharply in January, leading to investor concern about Federal Reserve intentions and falls in shares.
Credit ratings agency Moody’s has warned Adani’s share plunge could hit the group’s ability to raise capital as Indian MPs demand an inquiry into the meltdown.
US authorities say a “surveillance” balloon is floating eastward over the country while Chinese officials say it strayed into US airspace unintentionally.
Major industrialised countries in the west, including Australia, will impose a price cap on refined Russian oil products such as diesel and kerosene.
Australian computer scientist Craig Wright is suing 15 developers in a London court in a bid to retrieve about 111,000 bitcoin after he lost the encrypted keys.
The Nasdaq and S&P 500 ended higher on Thursday after touching roughly five-month intraday highs as a more dovish-than-expected message from Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell boosted equities and Meta Platforms shares soared on rigorous cost controls.
A majority of members of the Bank of England’s Monetary Policy Committee have voted to increase the base interest rate from 3.5 per cent to 4 per cent.
Republican U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Kevin McCarthy said on Thursday that he and President Joe Biden have agreed to meet again for talks on raising the U.S. government borrowing limit.