Foreign bank market

Reflation trades take a hit as Fed change resets markets

The “reflation trade” that has dominated financial markets since the emergence of coronavirus vaccines last year was pummeled after the Federal Reserve unexpectedly signaled a shift in stance on inflation. Commodity prices fell as long-term U.S. government bond prices rose after Fed officials reacted to surprisingly strong inflation data this …

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Good news, bad news | Investigator’s opinion

It may seem difficult to understand recent economic developments. While foreign trade and manufacturing output rebounded in April from a year ago, unemployment worsened during the same period. Some economists have become optimistic about the Philippines’ economic outlook, but the World Bank (WB) lowered its growth forecast for this year …

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The world at a glance

China unveils photos of Mars rover BEIJING – The dusty and rocky surface of Mars along with a Chinese rover and lander bearing small national flags were seen in photos released Friday that the rover took on the Red Planet. The four images released by the Chinese Space Administration also …

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