SEOUL (Reuters) – A group of 280 North Koreans arrived in South Korea on Wednesday, one of the largest peacetime crossings of the inter-Korean border, to spur on athletes from the two Koreas at the Winter Olympics starting Friday.
Asian shares follow Wall Street firmer tone while European equities are forecast to open higher
Imperial Pacific International controlling shareholder loses her place among Hong Kong’s richest but not her faith in U.S. Pacific island.
Since losing twice to Real Madrid in the Spanish Super Cup Barcelona’s record has been exceptional. Still unbeaten in La Liga and Champions League and one game away from a 4th straight appearance in the Copa del Rey another treble is a real possibility.
Forecaster says strength of world economy and weak pound will help offset effect of Brexit vote
Economic growth in the UK is poised to rebound this year after a slowdown in 2017, as a strong global performance offsets the impact from the Brexit vote, a leading economic forecaster has said.
The National Institute of Economic and Social Research (NIESR) said the strength of the world economy and the benefit for British exporters from the weak pound would help increase GDP growth by almost 2% this year and next – which was higher than many other forecasts.