Recent market ‘jolt’ will be first of many as easy money era ends, says BIS

LONDON (Reuters) – Recent sharp selloffs across global financial markets are probably the first of many, as investors adjust to a world of tighter monetary conditions and the threat of economic downturn, the Bank of International Settlements said on Sunday. … Continue reading Recent market ‘jolt’ will be first of many as easy money era ends, says BIS

Georgia swears in Salome Zurabishvili as first female president | News | DW

Salome Zurabishvili was sworn in as Georgia’s first female president on Sunday. Her inauguration marks the start of a new constitution which transforms her post into a largely ceremonial role. Paris-born Zurabishvili won a run-off vote last month with 59.6 percent of … Continue reading Georgia swears in Salome Zurabishvili as first female president | News | DW

Box Office: ‘Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse’ Swings to $35 Million Debut, ‘Mortal Engines’ Sputters

LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) – “Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse” is the new box office king, collecting a solid $35.4 million during its first three days of release. Actor Garcelle Beauvais attends the world premiere for the movie “Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse” … Continue reading Box Office: ‘Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse’ Swings to $35 Million Debut, ‘Mortal Engines’ Sputters

Ukraine president hopes anti-corruption court formed by February

Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko speaks during the news conference in Kiev, Ukraine December 16, 2018. REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko KIEV (Reuters) – A special Ukrainian court to try corruption cases will hopefully be formed by February, President Petro Poroshenko told a news … Continue reading Ukraine president hopes anti-corruption court formed by February

Lipsky survives late scare to claim victory at Alfred Dunhill Championship

FILE PHOTO – Britain Golf – GolfSixes – Centurion Club, St Albans – 6/5/17 USA’s David Lipsky celebrates in the match against Wales Action Images via Reuters / Andrew Boyers Livepic MALELANE, South Africa (Reuters) – American David Lipsky survived … Continue reading Lipsky survives late scare to claim victory at Alfred Dunhill Championship