The Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Summit in Lima from November 19-20 will take place just two weeks after the election of Donald Trump affirming his protectionist trade policies, and killing off any chance for a U.S. pivot to Asia through TPP. One expert says the result will be a heightened profile for Asia in Latin America.
Democrats slam U.S. President-elect Donald Trump over his choice of Stephen Bannon as a key aide, saying it would elevate the white nationalist movement into the top levels of the White House.
Alibaba’s Singles’ Day sales surged past last year’s 91.2 billion yuan ($13.36 billion) total with nearly nine hours left on the clock, but growth was markedly slower than in 2015 as shoppers sought even bigger price cuts. Graham Mackay reports.
Demonstrators in cities across the United States protest the election of Donald Trump as the next U.S. president for the second day.
U.S. stocks rise sharply in a dramatic turnaround from deep overnight losses as Wall Street digested the upset presidential election victory of Republican Donald Trump.
Some 700 guests from politics, business and society, including U.S. Ambassador John B. Emerson, attend Germany’s biggest U.S. election party at the Bertelsmann foundation.
Heavy police security outside Trump Tower in New York City.
Global banks expect trading volumes and volatility to spike after the U.S. presidential election, so they’re boosting staff and taking precaution. Fred Katayama reports. Continue reading
British luxury brand Burberry celebrates 160th anniversary with a film about its founder.
Thursday marks thirty years since the Big Bang, when technology exploded onto the financial markets, transforming the industry.