Sanctions are ‘ridiculous’, companies still investing in Russia

The U.S. Treasury in April announced fresh sanctions on seven Russian oligarchs and 12 companies.

US new home sales fall less than expected in April

Sales of new U.S. single-family homes fell less than expected in April, but data for.

Five things that could move the markets in the Fed’s minutes release today

The Federal Reserve will release minutes Wednesday of its meeting in early May that did.

Americans face high gas prices, crowded roads this Memorial Day

If you plan to hit the roads this Memorial Day weekend, get ready to pay.

Trump’s China negotiators like the guys from ‘Dog Day Afternoon’

The Trump Administration’s economic policies remind me of the Al Pacino film, “Dog Day Afternoon.”.

Malaysia’s Mahathir Mohamad says national debt is 65 percent of GDP

Rustam Azmi | Getty Images The Petronas Twin Towers in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Malaysia’s Prime.

Public sector assets saw a record $2.5 trillion surge in value last year

A global economic upswing helped the value of assets at central banks, sovereign funds and.

VTB says it has stopped lending to sanctioned oligarch

Russia’s second-largest bank said it has halted lending to Russian billionaire Oleg Deripaska following U.S..

US hikes tariffs on Chinese steel exported via Vietnam

Aaron Josefczyk | Reuters A worker cuts a steel coil at the Novolipetsk Steel PAO.

Trump’s trade mantra is ‘speak loudly and wave your stick around,’ says investment chief

Donald Trump’s approach to foreign relations has never been subtle. But the president’s recent declarations.