TOKYO (Reuters) – Prime Minister Shinzo Abe wants to accelerate plans to amend Japan’s pacifist constitution, saying he expects to submit a proposed revision to lawmakers before the end of the year,
BEIJING (Reuters) – China’s top banking regulator has told banks to reform by tackling China’s “zombie firms”, control regional housing market bubbles and push forward with debt to equity swaps,
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. capital rules may discourage banks from central clearing of securities and the Federal Reserve is considering reform, Fed Governor Jerome Powell said in Friday.
NEW YORK (Reuters) – Bank of America Merrill Lynch on Friday downgraded its outlook on U.S. gross domestic product in 2018 to 2.1 percent from an earlier forecast of 2.5 percent, citing fading
BRUSSELS (Reuters) – German Chancellor Angela Merkel said at the end of an EU summit in Brussels on Friday that proposals from British Prime Minister Theresa May on preserving the rights of EU
By Benet Koleka and Matt Robinson TIRANA (Reuters) – It took 16 years for Majlinda Andrea to rise to the bar of Albania’s highest court, and 50,000 euros in a plastic bag to bring her down.
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. financial regulators could ease rules that keep taxpayer-backed banks out of some risky investments, according to testimony released on Wednesday ahead of a Senate hearing.
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