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Markets Upbeat as Greek Debt Deal Appears Near
Bez kategorii / Luty 8, 2012

Markets were hopeful Wednesday that a long-awaited deal to allow Greece to claim its second bailout was near despite another delay to discussions between the country’s political leaders.

World Stocks Rise as Greece Debt Deal Appears Near
Bez kategorii / Luty 8, 2012

World stocks rose Wednesday as Japan’s powerhouse exporters got a boost from hopes of new moves to weaken the yen while a deal appeared within reach between Greece and its creditors to cut the country’s massive debt load.

Asia Stocks Rise as Greece Debt Deal Appears Near
Bez kategorii / Luty 8, 2012

Asian stocks rose Wednesday as Japan’s powerhouse exporters got a boost from hopes of new moves to weaken the yen while a deal appeared within reach between Greece and its creditors to cut the country’s massive debt load.

Asia Stocks Up Following Surge on Wall Street
Bez kategorii / Luty 8, 2012

Asian stock markets followed Wall Street higher on Wednesday as Greece appeared close to a deal with creditors to cut its massive debts and avoid a chaotic bankruptcy.

Greece Puts Off Austerity Talks Amid Strike
Bez kategorii / Luty 8, 2012

Missing another deadline, the government failed to reach agreement with creditors Tuesday, and Greek workers walked off the job to protest austerity measures.

Brisk American Sales Lift Toyota’s Profit Estimate
Bez kategorii / Luty 8, 2012

Toyota raised its annual profit forecast Tuesday despite a 13.5 percent decline in the quarter ended in December that followed production cutbacks in the aftermath of Japan’s tsunami.