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Oil Giants, After Surge in Profits, Are Wary About Spending

By MediaIntel.Asia

While critics often accuse the oil industry of profiteering when prices are high, executives say their companies are prone to cycles. Their share prices have rocketed over the last year after a decade of underperforming almost every other industry. On…

Myanmar preps for elections 2 years after military coup amid fears of violence

By MediaIntel.Asia

Bangkok (Thailand): Two years after a coup snuffed out Myanmar’s short-lived democratic experiment, the country’s military is planning elections that analysts warn could spark further bloodshed as opposition to junta rule rages on.
Observers also say …

McDonald’s Q4 earnings beat estimates, boosted by higher menu prices, digital sales

By MediaIntel.Asia

McDonald’s (MCD) posted fourth-quarter earnings results Tuesday morning that beat expectations, with same-store sales boosted by increased higher menu prices, guest counts, and marketing efforts.
In the year ahead, the company expects inflation pressu…

Dow Jones Futures Fall Ahead Of Fed Meeting; Caterpillar, Exxon, Pfizer Report Earnings

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Dow Jones futures dropped Tuesday, heading into January’s final session. The Federal Reserve’s policy meeting kicks off today, followed by an interest rate policy decision on Wednesday. Meanwhile, Dow Jones stocks Caterpillar (CAT) and McDonald’s (MCD…

Dow Jones Futures Fall With Fed Meeting In Sight; Tesla Stock Upgraded To Buy After 33% Surge

By MediaIntel.Asia

Dow Jones futures fell sharply Monday as the market looks to wrap up on strong January performance. The Federal Reserve’s policy meeting headlines the week, with a key decision also due from OPEC. Apple supplier NXP Semiconductors (NXPI) will report i…

NATO’s Stoltenberg in South Korea to deepen ties in Asia

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NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg arrived in South Korea on Sunday, the first stop on a trip that will include Japan and is aimed at strengthening ties with the U.S. allies in the face of the war in Ukraine and rising competition with China. In …

Retired army general Petr Pavel wins Czech Republic’s presidential election

By ChinaPulse.com

Former army chief Petr Pavel won the Czech Republic’s presidential election on Saturday after a campaign featuring strong backing for NATO and the European Union and support for aid to Ukraine.…
This data comes from the ChinaPulse.com media intel…

Retired army general Petr Pavel wins Czech Republic’s presidential election

By ChinaPulse.com

Former army chief Petr Pavel won the Czech Republic’s presidential election on Saturday after a campaign featuring strong backing for NATO and the European Union and support for aid to Ukraine.…
This data comes from the ChinaPulse.com media intel…

Russia issue looms for Paris Olympics, Zelenskyy rebukes IOC

By ChinaPulse.com

Graham Dunbar, The Associated Press
GENEVA (AP) — The question of if and how Russia competes at the Olympics hangs over the 2024 Paris Summer Games.
Just as it has now for five straight Olympics during Thomas Bach’s leadership of the IOC, whose support…

Russia issue looms for Paris Olympics, Zelenskyy rebukes IOC

By ChinaPulse.com

Graham Dunbar, The Associated Press
GENEVA (AP) — The question of if and how Russia competes at the Olympics hangs over the 2024 Paris Summer Games.
Just as it has now for five straight Olympics during Thomas Bach’s leadership of the IOC, whose support…