WASHINGTON: The US economy expanded at the slowest pace in three years in the first quarter as weak automobile sales and lower home-heating bills dragged down consumer spending, offsetting a pickup in investment led by housing and oil drilling.
JAKARTA -- Indonesia's central bank loosened regulations on reserve requirements on Friday to allow banks some flexibility to better manage liquidity, a step aimed at reducing volatility in the overnight money market.
The Stock Exchange of Thailand main index went down 1.34 points, or 0.09%, to close at 1,565.43 points at the end of trading session this morning. The trade value was 16.91 billion baht, with 3.59 billion shares traded.
DALLAS, Texas - United Airlines says it will raise the limit on payments to customers who give up seats on oversold flights to US$10,000 and will increase training for employees as it deals with fallout from the video of a passenger being violently dragged from his seat.