Posts Tagged ‘world’

China Railway Construction slumps on Saudi rail project loss (AFP)

AFP – Shares in China Railway Construction slumped Tuesday after it said it expects to lose 4.2 billion yuan (623 million dollars) in unforeseen costs on a rail line for Muslim pilgrims in Saudi Arabia.

Stocks slip at open ahead of growth data (AFP)

AFP – London’s stocks weakened at the start of trading on Tuesday, with investors on tenterhooks ahead of crucial economic growth data for the third quarter.

Stocks rally, strong gains for miners (AFP)

AFP – London’s stock markets rose on Monday, boosted by miners which rallied thanks to a sliding dollar, while traders also mulled a G20 agreement to try and resolve global trade imbalances.