Myanmar court in Suu Kyi prison, Australian economist for 3 years – source

Sep. 29 (Reuters) – A court in military-ruled Burma on Thursday imprisoned dethroned leader Aung San Suu Kyi and her former economic adviser, Australian Sean Turnell, for three years for violating secrecy laws, a source familiar with the proceedings said. Both pleaded not guilty to the charges of violating the law on professional secrecy, punishable … Read more

The raging dollar holds its breath as the bears prepare stocks

Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register HONG KONG, Sept. 27 (Reuters) – Asian markets tried to stabilize on Tuesday after a crazy couple of days during which most assets, except for the dollar, fell as the dollar eased slightly and equities fell. The pound sterling, which fell to a record low … Read more

Australia signals privacy shift following massive cyber attack on Optus

Australian Prime Minister Anthony Albanese speaking at the Sydney Energy Forum in Sydney, Australia July 12, 2022 Brook Mitchell / Pool via REUTERS / File Photo Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register SYDNEY, Sept. 26 (Reuters) – Australia plans to tighten privacy laws to force companies to notify banks more quickly … Read more

Sterling collapses when investors run for dollars

Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register The pound sterling hits a record low; BOE reaction risk the euro down 1%; Aussie, kiwi, yuan hit their multi-year lows S&P 500 futures down 0.6% SYDNEY, Sept. 26 (Reuters) – The pound sterling dropped to a record low on Monday, sparking speculation about the … Read more

Morning bidding: doom FX loops in Asia

Japanese yen and US dollar banknotes are shown in this picture taken on September 23, 2022. REUTERS / Florence Lo / Ilustracja Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register September 26 (Reuters) – Jamie McGeever’s look at the upcoming day in Asian markets Expect an ugly opening in Asian markets on Monday … Read more