Sun, 16 Dec 2018 16:28
Badminton gold at last for India's indefatigable Sindhu
P.V. Sindhu celebrated gold at last after the Indian defeated Japan's Nozomi Okuhara to win badminton's season-ending World Tour Finals on Sunday.
Sat, 15 Dec 2018 17:32
Sindhu stems the run of Ratchanok in BWF Finals
Olympic silver medallist P.V. Sindhu will face Japan's Nozomi Okuhara in Sunday's decider at the badminton World Tour Finals for a share of the $1.5 million prize money.
Wed, 21 Nov 2018 06:07
PGA TOUR and ZOZO announce first annual, official TOUR event in Japan
TOKYO, JAPAN and PONTE VEDRA BEACH, FLORIDA – The PGA TOUR and ZOZO, Inc. – which operates the largest Japanese online fashion website “ZOZOTOWN” – today announced a six-year agreement that establishes the first annual, official PGA TOUR tournament in Japan.
Mon, 19 Nov 2018 01:00
Ratchanok runs into hot Japanese in Hong Kong final
Badminton world No 8 Ratchanok Intanon’s hopes of claiming her second title this year crumbled under pressure from 2017 world champion Nozomi Okuhara of Japan in the Hong Kong Open final on Sunday.
Fri, 19 Oct 2018 07:00
Global stocks fall on worries about Saudi Arabia, Italy
Global stocks mostly fell Thursday on a panoply of worries as varied as higher US interest rates, the diplomatic fallout from the disappearance of a Saudi journalist and rising unease about the eurozone due to Italy's controversial budget plans.
Tue, 11 Sep 2018 15:10
Eurozone headwinds to test ECB's confidence
With trade tensions, an Italian government bucking at deficit limits and emerging market currency woes threatening the eurozone, observers will look to the European Central Bank for reassurance Thursday, while policymakers strive to project stability.
Thu, 02 Aug 2018 15:45
Jaws in international waters helps SocGen net profit
Profits at Societe Generale were buoyed by growth abroad, as results released Thursday showed the French bank continues to pressed by ultra low interest rates at home in the eurozone.
Thu, 02 Aug 2018 06:50
Axelsen, Okuhara keep badminton world title defences on track
Viktor Axelsen and Nozomi Okuhara stormed into the third round to stay on course for back-to-back men's and women's titles at the badminton world championships on Wednesday.
Sat, 14 Jul 2018 20:12
Okuhara and Pusarla set Thailand Open final shodown
Fourth seeded Nozomi Okuhara of Japan reached her first final of the year after beating American naturalized Zhang Beiwen 21-17 21-10 in the Toyota Thailand Open at the Nimitbutr National Stadium on Saturday.
Wed, 04 Jul 2018 11:21
Shopping season opens with Amari and OZO
It’s time for shopaholics to mark their calendars as grand sale festivals begin across Asia.
Thu, 28 Jun 2018 09:49
EU leaders tackle eurozone reform
After months of delay, EU leaders on Friday will discuss several proposals, many watered down, to reform the euro single currency after the bitter battering of the debt crisis.
Mon, 11 Jun 2018 01:00
TOUGH decisions ahead for European economies
Germany must demonstrate true leadership to resolve the looming EUROZONE crisis
Tue, 29 May 2018 12:47
Euro losses build in Asia as Italy plunges into political crisis
The euro extended losses in Asian trade Tuesday as political uncertainty in Italy stoked fresh fears about the eurozone.
Sun, 25 Feb 2018 01:00
Ozone ‘depletion’ a DuPont manipulation
Re: “Is the Ozone layer thinning?”, The Nation, February 23
Wed, 21 Feb 2018 07:00
European stocks boosted by euro retreat; Walmart weighs on Dow
Key eurozone stock markets posted gains on Tuesday as a weaker euro gave exporters a boost, while disappointing Walmart results weighed on US retailers and the broader American stock markets.