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US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen — REUTERS/GARY CAMERON US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen sought to reassure jittery investors that American bank deposits were safe and promised policymakers had more firepower to battle any crisis even as bank stocks resumed their slide on Thursday. Investors have dumped banking stocks globally over the past two weeks, with

SINGAPORE – Singaporean chip designer Eu Gene Goh is an electric-vehicle evangelist with two Teslas in the garage. But the car-tech enthusiast is also not ready to give up his S$1.6-million ($1.21 million) McLaren 765LT with a V8 engine capable of hitting 100 km per

STOCK PHOTO Image by Pexels from Pixabay BRUSSELS – European Union country leaders agreed on Thursday to fast-track reforms to the bloc’s electricity market meant to tame severe price spikes such as those experienced last year after Russia cut gas supplies to Europe. Helped by mild weather and a

REUTERS World Bank President David Malpass set out on Thursday a new road map for private sector participation in project financing across emerging and developing economies as yearly financing needs balloon to $2.4 trillion. The massive financing yearly needs, a new World Bank estimate, could address the effects of climate change, war, and pandemics, and private capital is “essential”

Empowering women, energizing progress - BusinessWorld Online International Women’s Day may be over, but AboitizPower proudly celebrates every day our female team members leading the

By Chelsey Keith P. Ignacio, Special Features and Content Senior Writer Business leadership and management are not unfamiliar territories for several women in the Philippines. The country ranked 4th among 36 economies globally in terms of women representation in leadership roles, according

Success in the workplace is measured in different ways, from climbing up the corporate ladder to gaining respect with the people you work with regardless of gender. Today, the corporate world is seeing a great number of female leaders, and