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South Africa Turmoil Deepens After Finance Minister Ousted

South Africa Turmoil Deepens After Finance Minister Ousted

The rand had been the world's best performing emerging market currency this year.

Indonesia Gets a Chance to Prove It's More Journalist-Friendly in 2017

Indonesia Gets a Chance to Prove It's More Journalist-Friendly in 2017

The country, known for its harsh censorship practices against journalists, will host UNESCO's World Press Freedom Day celebrations in May.

Gold Signals a Bottoming, Potential for Fed Misfire

Gold Signals a Bottoming, Potential for Fed Misfire

The gold market appears to be bottoming out and, according to one research director.

European Stocks Slip as Attention Turns to Central Bank Meetings

European Stocks Slip as Attention Turns to Central Bank Meetings

Europe's major markets move lower Tuesday as investors warily turn their attention to the pending Federal Reserve and the Bank of Japan meetings.

European Stocks Slip in Muted Response to China Rate Cut

European Stocks Slip in Muted Response to China Rate Cut

European markets open in muted style Monday, taking their lead from Asia's underwhelming response to Chinese efforts to boost flagging growth with an interest rate cut.