Combo phototaken on July 30, 2014 shows a “comic vegetable stand” in avegetable market in Shijiazhuang, capital of north China’s HebeiProvince. The seller put hand-drawn comic vegetables at the standto promote sale.
The economic sentiment indicator (ESI) remained broadly stable in the euro area In July, according to an official EU survey released Wednesday.
Mining billionaire Andrew Forrest has reportedly signed up three of China’s biggest food companies to join his radical push to revive Australia’s farm sector and position the nation as China’s largest supplier of agricultural products over the next 100 years.
Sanctions against Russia will exert significant impact on the Finnish exports, estimated the Federation of Finnish Technology Industries on Wednesday.
U.S. stocks closed mixed after fluctuating narrowly Wednesday, as investors mulled the U.S. Federal Reserve’s latest policy decision and a strong rebound of the country’s gross domestic product (GDP) in the second quarter.
1 1.Analysts thought the fuel demand outlook is weak despite the strong economy data a. Dollars a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange,while Brent crude for September delivery lost 1.21 dollars to close at 106.51 dollars a barrel.
The U.S. dollar rose across the board Wednesday after official data showed U.S. economic growth unexpectedly reached 4 percent in the second quarter.
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The U.S. Federal Reserve announced on Wednesday that it will continue to trim its monthly bond purchase program by 10 billion U.S. dollars to 25 billion dollars since August, staying on track to end the program later this year.
The Birmingham-based rail and bus operator National Express Group Wednesday announced its half-year profits shrunk by 21 percent after it was hit by freezing weather in the U.S. and strikes in Spain.
The 12.5 percent corporate tax rate remains central to Ireland’s offering to multinational companies, a cabinet minister said on Wednesday.