Saudi Foreign Minister Adel bin Ahmed Al-Jubeir, in a news briefing on Monday, made it clear that the money given to Pakistan was ‘not charity but investment’. While addressing a joint presser with his counterpart Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi, he reiterated Saudi Arabia’s resolve to strengthen ties on every...
Heading into the final day of the NBA’s trade deadline, things were pretty dull on the trade market with the Detroit Pistons trading for former L.A. Clippers star Blake Griffin being the biggest move up until that point. But around lunchtime, the Cleveland Cavaliers, staying strong with the season’s...
A second investment fund has been set up in Ireland by the City firm co-founded by Jacob Rees-Mogg, after it warned earlier this year about the financial dangers of the sort of hard Brexit favoured by the Conservative MP.The fund, which is backed by $50m (£38m) in seed money...
With just a week until Election Day, billionaire Democrat George Soros is leaving the door open to making another major investment in the midterm campaign. div > div.group > p:first-child">Top Soros advisor Michael Vachon didn't rule out another round of contributions when discussing whether Soros will continue to spend...
Promoting homeownership as an investment strategy is a risky proposition. No financial advisor would recommend going into debt in order to put such a massive part of your savings in any other single financial instrument—and one that, as we learned just a few years ago, carries a great deal...
FILE --  (Liderina) In September 2016, when then-Republican presidential primary candidate Donald J. Trump called for a national paid family leave plan, pundits called it “a striking departure from GOP orthodoxy.” Indeed it was.But over the past 21 months, we have witnessed conservatives building a majority in support...
Turkish lira plummets again, hits record lowTurkey has secured a $15 billion investment from Qatar that could bolster its economy amid a widening dispute with the United States. The pledge was announced Wednesday after a meeting between Qatar's Emir Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani and Turkish President Recep Tayyip...
AutosFiat Chrysler to invest more than $1 billion in Michigan plant and give $2,000 bonuses in response to tax reformCNBC.comFiat Chrysler announced Thursday that it will up its investment in the United States and pay some of its employees special bonuses after the recent tax code overhaul. div >...
A Chinese investment company has bought two of the Northern Territory's biggest watermelon farms for $27.5 million, in what is one of the most significant horticultural deals in the NT's history.The Hong Kong-based CK Hutchinson Holdings bought Stuart and Kane Younghusband's melon farms near Mataranka, which cover a combined...
Last week, former football star Joe Montana, announced a massive investment in Calvia, the California-based cannabis business. Montana is among an unspecified number of investors who are putting forward $75 million to help grow the already thriving company. Montana says that he believes in the healing properties of the plant,...