There are hundreds if not thousands of public servants who are facing disciplinary action - they did not benefit directly, writes Melanie Verwoerd.
More sun than clouds. Mild.
The famed investor's support of King marked "the first time there had been space in Warren's life for anything outside of moneymaking."
The banking titan also polled clients on when they expect the next US recession, and their predictions for US stocks and Fed rate cuts.
"They've got that bazooka loaded to buy back Berkshire Hathaway stock if people panic," shareholder Bill Smead said.
The pound fell over 1% against both the dollar and the euro. "This sets up another cliff-edge and could create yet more months of uncertainty," said one analyst.
Aramco is worth more than the top US energy firms combined. If it were a country, it would have the world's ninth-largest GDP, ahead of Brazil and Canada.
The positive news coming from talks within the last week continues after China said it will bump up protection on intellectual property Sunday.
"Escalating conflict over tariffs ... has hit trade, is undermining business investment, and is putting jobs at risk," the OECD said. Global GDP is set to plunge to 2.9% in 2019.
"World War I broke out because a relatively minor crisis could not be mastered," the former US trade secretary said at a Bloomberg event.
Analysts at ANZ said that "the pace of diversification into other currencies will likely quicken going forward,” as the trade war rages on.
"Tech billionaires have driven almost a third of the growth in billionaire wealth" over the past five years, a new UBS report found.
The drop from 6.6% growth in 2018 reflected a raft of challenges. China's birth rate and manufacturing investment also dropped to record lows.
"When you look at the geopolitical strife, how many foreign entities really want to hold dollars?" Bridgewater co-chief Greg Jensen told the Financial Times.
US agriculture officials added the fictional African nation and its supposed exports to test their Tariff Tracker, but neglected to remove it.
The pound surged as much as 2.1% against the dollar to about $1.34 after exit polls showed that the Conservatives secured a majority.
Colony Capital's CEO Tom Barrack "appears to be a magnet for famous people involved in scandal," Blackwells Capital said, calling for his replacement.
The stock's premarket drop would wipe $3 billion (R44 billion) off the market cap.
"The way they rolled it out ... it was just so in your face," R3's CEO David Rutter said at a recent conference.
The use of AI “massively increased productivity” while robots performed "680,000 hours of manual work," a Deutsche Bank executive told Financial News.
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The data released on Thursday showed that growth in the third quarter was led by consumption, with household and government expenditure increasing.
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