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Foreign business sceptical of China's promised opening

* President Xi in Davos paints picture of "wide open" China* Beijing announces plans to reduce curbs on foreign investment* Business lobby...

U.S. antitrust agency sues Qualcomm over patent licensing

By Diane BartzWASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Federal Trade Commission filed a lawsuit against Qualcomm Inc (QCOM.O) on Tuesday, accusing the company of using...

EU: Passenger car registrations: +6.8% in 2016; +3.0% in December

Brussels, 17 January 2017 – In December 2016, the EU passenger car market posted growth ( 3.0%), amounting to 1,143,653 units sold. In volume...

Thai floods may cost up to $3.4 bln if they last...

* Chamber says floods may cost 10-15 bln baht if they end in 1-2 weeks * Says no big impact on tourism * Thai economy slowly...

India: Cash crunch limits India’s rubber market rally

KOCHI, JANUARY 16:   India’s rubber trade could not cash in on the global price rally owing to currency demonetisation, a report prepared by Association of...

Oil prices will be much more volatile in 2017 – IEA

By Nawied Jabarkhyl and Maha El DahanABU DHABI (Reuters) - Global oil prices will witness "much more volatility" in 2017 even though markets may...

South Korea prosecutor weighs economic impact of arrest of Samsung chief

By Ju-min Park and Se Young LeeSEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea's special prosecutor said on Sunday it will take into account the economic impact...

Move to lift Sudan sanctions came after Trump approval, months of...

The Obama administration's preliminary decision to ease sanctions on Sudan came with the full approval of the incoming Trump administration and...

ANRPC: NR price rebound to continue in 2017

Kuala Lumpur – Last year saw a rebound in natural rubber prices, particularly in the fourth quarter, driven by recovery in crude oil market,...

Cambodia: Firmer prospects as rubber rebounds

Cambodia\'s beleaguered rubber industry looks set for a turnaround as international rubber prices continue their strong rebound. Local traders and industry officials said yesterday...

Sterling bounces back vs dollar as 'Trumpflation trade' fades

By Jemima KellyLONDON (Reuters) - Sterling rose on Thursday from its lowest levels for almost 32 years -- excluding a "flash crash" in October...

EM ASIA FX-Asia FX rise after Trump offers little clarity on...

* Thai baht rises to its highest in nearly 2 months* Asia FX stronger in the wake of Trump's news conference* Dollar slips after...

TOCOM rubber jumps to 3-week high on supply fears due to...

TOKYO (Jan 10): Benchmark Tokyo rubber futures jumped to a 3-week high on Tuesday as investors stepped up buying on supply concerns after heavy...

Thai floods kill 21 and hit rubber production

BANGKOK (Reuters) - Widespread flooding in Thailand's south has killed 21 people, hit rubber production in the region and shut down infrastructure, officials said...