Looking inside ourselves and out at the world
Independent and neutral with regard to all political and religious orientations,® aims to promote awareness of the major democratic principles on which tolerance is based.

Asian Markets Rebound On European Stimulus Hopes, Oil Rise

Asian and European stocks surged Friday, following the lead of U.S. markets, after Europe's top banker hinted at fresh stimulus measures. Tokyo's Nikkei led the way, ending up nearly 6 percent. Hong Kong added almost 3 percent. Seoul closed 2 percent higher. Sydney, Taipei, Singapore and Manila also saw major gains. In early Europe trading, London gained 1.6 percent, while Frankfurt and Paris added 2 percent. The gains come after European Central Bank chief Mario Draghi on...

Read complete article
© Voice of America -

Follow us on ...
Facebook Twitter