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Asia stocks mixed ahead of Federal Reserve meeting - BBC News


BBC News

Asia stocks mixed ahead of Federal Reserve meeting
BBC News
Asia markets were mixed on Wednesday as investors waited for the outcome of the latest Federal Reserve meeting. The Fed is expected to keep borrowing costs on hold but its economic commentary will be closely scrutinised for hints about future moves.

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PlayStation VR is cheaper than rivals

Sony prices its PlayStation VR headset at $399 (£282) making it substantially cheaper than rival virtual reality kit from Facebook and HTC.

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BP cuts 4,000 jobs as oil price falls

UK oil firm BP announces it is cutting 4,000 jobs globally, 600 of which will be lost from its North Sea oil operations.

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VIDEO: How is AI transforming Wall Street?

Michelle Fleury looks at how artificial intelligence is transforming the financial industry.

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UK the new Caymans? Tiny Welsh town goes offshore - RT


RT

UK the new Caymans? Tiny Welsh town goes offshore
RT
The internet retailer made ?5.3 billion in the UK and paid just ?11.9 million in taxes. One of Crickhowell's traders found that he paid seven times more in taxes than the ?5,000 paid by Facebook. And the small town wants to crackdown on the practice.
Crickhowell: Jeremy Corbyn's economics guru condemns 'irresponsible' tax ...The Independent

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