Posts Tagged ‘world’

Typhoon weakens ahead of landfall in south China (AP)

AP – Typhoon Megi’s threat appeared to ease Thursday as it approached southern China, but wary residents continued their preparations for a storm that killed 20 people and damaged thousands of homes when it slammed into the northern Philippines.

Bomb scare at Manila stock exchange a false alarm (Reuters)

Reuters – Trading on the Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE) was set to resume on Thursday afternoon after a police said no bomb had been found in a search of the 35-storey office tower housing the bourse following a bomb threat.

FTSE 100 shares rebound (AFP)

AFP – London shares rose at the end of trade on Wednesday as positive corporate figures boosted investor confidence.