OTTAWA Canada, the United States and Mexico on Wednesday mounted a fierce defense of free trade, vowing to deepen economic ties despite an increasingly acrimonious debate about the value of globalization. | Video
TOKYO Asia stocks rose across the board on Thursday, tracking an overnight rally on Wall Street, while the safe-haven Japanese yen stopped rising as global markets regained a semblance of calm after last week's Brexit shock. | Video
NEW YORK/WASHINGTON Nearly all of the largest U.S. banks are on steady enough footing to increase payouts to shareholders, the U.S. Federal Reserve said on Wednesday, with just two subsidiaries of foreign banks failing its annual stress test. | Video
SINGAPORE Oil prices fell in early trade on Thursday, with Brent futures struggling to defend $50 per barrel as fears over strike outages in Norway faded and as Nigeria's production improved.
WASHINGTON The U.S. Senate gave solid approval on Wednesday to a relief plan to help Puerto Rico address its $70 billion debt, sending the measure to President Obama for his signing into law just ahead of a possible default by the U.S. territory on its next debt payment.
OTTAWA U.S. President Barack Obama said on Wednesday he expects the world economy will be steady in the short run after Britain's decision to leave the European Union but expressed concern about longer term global growth. | Video
June 29 India's NSE index rose 0.9 percent on Wednesday to post its biggest single-day percentage gain in two weeks, as auto and retail sector shares advanced after the federal government approved a pay hike for its employees.
LONDON, June 29 The rush to large-cap, high quality, dividend-paying pharmaceutical stocks in the aftermath of Brexit has helped Europe's healthcare index erase all its losses since last week's vote.
June 29 Hong Kong stocks tracked global markets higher on Wednesday, breaking a three-day losing streak, as panic triggered by the Brexit vote slowly eased.
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- Gold: PRECIOUS-Gold slips as Brexit shock fades
- Oil Report: GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia stocks rise as post-Brexit rebound continues, yen stays flat
- US Dollar Report: FOREX-Dollar edges down, sterling steadies after traumatic month
- British Pound Report: UPDATE 1-Sterling above $1.35 as stocks rally, market eyes Brexit politics