Saturday, 25 June 2016


Recent News
  • Tourism a possible casualty |

    03:01 | 25/6/16
    Bangkok Post
    Tourism Authority of Thailand governor Yuthasak Supasorn said the agency expected a decline in tourists from the UK and Europe, as currency exchange rates tend to be a factor behind the rise or fall of visitors generally. more»
  • The British Pound is Getting Killed. You Should Care.

    02:48 | 25/6/16
    Money Magazine
    British voters blindly jumped headfirst into unknown Thursday by taking the unprecedented and historic step to break from the European Union. more»
  • After Brexit, Value of British Pound Is in Free Fall

    02:37 | 25/6/16
    U.S. News & World Report
    The United Kingdom's decision to leave the European Union is already shocking markets and has sent the British Pound plummeting. more»
  • World stocks, oil prices, British pound plunge as Brexit decision roils markets

    01:41 | 25/6/16
    The Register-Guard
    LONDON - Stock markets crashed, oil prices tumbled and the pound fell to a 31-year low on Friday as Britain's unprecedented vote to leave the European Union shocked investors and dragged the region, the world's largest economic bloc, into a new era of ... more»
  • Emerging markets suffer dollar haven flows

    01:41 | 25/6/16
    Financial Times
    Much of the impact was seen in central and eastern European countries that have strong commercial relations with the UK. The Polish zloty, Hungarian forint and Romanian leu had all lost more than 3 per cent of their value against the US dollar by ... more»
  • Lawro's predictions - last-16 ties

    01:18 | 25/6/16
    BBC Sport
    BBC Sport football expert Mark Lawrenson is predicting the outcome of every game at the 2016 European Championship. He enjoyed a 42% success rate in the group stage, correctly guessing the outcome of 15 of the 36 games. more»
  • Will the euro survive Brexit aftermath?

    01:15 | 25/6/16
    Britain isn't a member of the euro, but the U.K.'s vote to exit the European Union lays bare fears that a spreading political backlash against Europe's longstanding political order could pose a renewed threat to the survival of the shared currency. more»
  • MarketsEmerging markets dive on Brexit shock

    01:13 | 25/6/16
    Financial Times
    While the UK's shock vote to leave the EU has triggered a massive rally in safe haven assets, the flipside has been a equally ferocious sell-off in risk assets - and EMs have not been spared. more»
  • I was a poor parent: Boost founder

    01:07 | 25/6/16
    JANINE Allis readily admits that juggling a rapidly growing multimillion-dollar empire with kids has not always been conducive to good parenting. more»
  • Brexit to have limited effect on Russian economy – Finance Minister

    00:56 | 25/6/16
    He warned of volatility on the financial markets, a drop in oil prices and the weakening of the ruble, but he said it will be less significant than Russia had experienced previously. more»
  • Euro 2016: England striker Harry Kane 'not tired' and ready for Iceland

    00:48 | 25/6/16
    BBC Sport
    Harry Kane insists he is not suffering from burn-out as he prepares to lead England's attack against Iceland in the last 16 of the European Championship. more»
  • British Pound Plummets In Wake Of Brexit -- Will It Recover? [VIDEO]

    00:28 | 25/6/16
    The Inquisitr
    The British pound's drop in value isn't too surprising. The global markets have gone crazy in the aftermath of Brexit, and there is real fear this one decision could lead to negative consequences for the worldwide economy. more»