Day: February 11, 2018

Cyberattack Confirmed by 2018 Winter Olympics Officials in South Korea

Cyberattack Confirmed by 2018 Winter Olympics Officials in South Korea © AP Photo/ Morry GashSport22:30 11.02.2018(updated 22:34 11.02.2018) Get short URL 0 0 0 Officials with the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics have now confirmed that local intranets at the games were hacked as the opening ceremonies commenced. Prior to the beginning of opening ceremony festivities, the Pyeongchang […]

IMF Chief: Stock Market Turmoil Not a Major Concern

IMF Chief: Stock Market Turmoil Not a Major Concern © REUTERS/ Francois LenoirUS21:30 11.02.2018(updated 22:04 11.02.2018) Get short URL 0 10 IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde says sharp stock market fluctuations don’t pose a major threat to global economic stability, as the pace of GDP expansion across the largest economies remains solid. Kristian Rouz — Managing […]

Japan PM Abe to Keep BOJ Governor Kuroda for Second Term

Japan PM Abe to Keep BOJ Governor Kuroda for Second Term © Wikipedia/ Fg2Asia & Pacific20:00 11.02.2018(updated 21:44 11.02.2018) Get short URL 0 10 Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda is expected to be reappointed for another five-year term, as Prime Minister Shinzo Abe appears to be comfortable with the current path of monetary policy. […]

The White House is standing by John Kelly — for now

The White House is standing by Chief of Staff John Kelly as questions persist about his handling of the Rob Porter domestic abuse allegations and amid talk that the retired general might soon be out the door. Multiple Trump administration officials came to Kelly’s defense on Sunday, arguing that he has President Donald Trump’s full […]