December 13, 2019

Foreign investors watch in fear as China’s murky debt markets hide a looming coal crash

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By Sam Jacobs From Business Insider Chinese coal miner Wintime Energy fell behind on its debt repayments earlier this year and is scrambling to avoid default. The company announced plans to include loans issued by its healthier subsidiary Huachen Energy as part of revised debt package. Data from ratings agency Moody’s shows Huachen is also […]

Heartbreaking

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One heartbreaking photo shows the depth of the crisis facing Rohingya refugees By Tara Francis Chan, Business Insider Australia From Business Insider A photographer in Bangladesh has captured the heartbreak of Rohingya Muslim refugees fleeing Myanmar. The image shows an unnamed father crying and clinging to his son’s body. The two had just crossed the […]

Australian Octopus village

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By Business Insider Australia From Business Insider Researchers have found an ‘octopus village’ off Australia that reveals the creatures’ social side Business Insider Australia is the Australian edition of the world’s fastest-growing business news website, Business Insider. Octopuses, once thought to be loners who lived and hunted with little interaction from others of their kind, […]

DEUTSCHE BANK: Stay calm, the grownups are coming back

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By Greg McKenna, From Business Insider Australia Last week was not a fun one. Markets, investors, and traders were gripped with an acute bout of risk aversion as fear swept through. Stocks around the globe tanked. In the US, the S&P 500 dropped 6% while the Dow lost 6.2%. In the UK, the FTSE dropped […]