The Bank of Russia — Russia’s central bank — on Friday made a decision to cut the interest rate down from 17 to 15 percent, said an online statement released by the financial regulator.
<a href=’http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/europe/europe/2015-01/31/c_127442558.htm’ target=’_blank’>Italian economy to start recovery in first months of 2015</a>
Italy’s economy will begin to recover in the first months of 2015, national statistics institute Istat estimated on Friday.
<a href=’http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/china/2015-01/30/c_127442203.htm’ target=’_blank’>China’s commerce regulator meets Ma Yun</a>
The head of China’s commerce regulator met with Alibaba’s chairman Ma Yun on Friday to exchange opinions on joint efforts to fight fake products.
<a href=’http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/china/2015-01/31/c_133960204.htm’ target=’_blank’>Chinese smartphone makers rise to rival Samsung, Apple</a>
China’s top smartphone companies challenged Samsung and Apple with surging sales and revenue in 2014.
<a href=’http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/business/2015-01/31/c_127442428.htm’ target=’_blank’>Gold regains ground on downbeat U.S. GDP data</a>
Gold futures on the COMEX division of the New York Mercantile Exchange bounced back on Friday after a report showed weaker-than-expected U.S. economic growth.
<a href=’http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/business/2015-01/30/c_133960073.htm’ target=’_blank’>U.S. economy slows to 2.6% in Q4</a>
The U.S. real gross domestic product (GDP) increased at an annual rate of 2.6 percent in the fourth quarter of 2014, below market expectation, the U.S. Commerce Department said Friday.
<a href=’http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/photo/2015-01/25/c_133944675.htm’ target=’_blank’>Review of actor Chen He’s 13 years love marathon</a>
Review of actor Chen He’s 13 years love marathon
Lock-up shares worth some 48 billion yuan (about 7.82 billion U.S. dollars) will become eligible for trade on China’s stock market in the coming week.
<a href=’http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/china/2015-01/24/c_133943959.htm’ target=’_blank’>FAW-Volkswagen recalls over 35,000 Audis</a>
China FAW-Volkswagen Automotive Co. Ltd. is to recall 35,186 Audi cars in China to fix a problem in the fuel injection system.
<a href=’http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/china/2015-01/24/c_133943714.htm’ target=’_blank’>COSCO Group returns to profit in 2014</a>
China Ocean Shipping (Group) Company (COSCO) returned to profit in 2014 after registering three years of losses, its chairman Ma Zehua has disclosed.