Worries over U.S. trade protectionism, this time around car imports, weighed on Wall Street's main indexes on Thursday, overshadowing optimism that the Federal Reserve may be more tolerant of rising inflation than previously expected.
LONDON: The British pound fell to a six-month low against the Singapore dollar on Friday (May 25), hindered by worries over Brexit and further signs of sustained weakness in Britain's economy.
The pound fell to as low as £1 to S$1.7851, the lowest since S$1.7784 on Nov 28 last year.
Sterling had ...
A South Carolina jury on Friday could not agree on a verdict in a case of a woman whose family said her long-term use of Johnson & Johnson's Baby Powder led to her death from asbestos-related cancer, resulting in a mistrial.