Iran's rial has been battered by escalating U.S. sanctions on the country since President Donald Trump's decision to pull out of Tehran's nuclear deal with world powers over a year ago.
By Amir Vahdat, Jon Gambrell, Associated Press
The more buoyant tone follows a big sell-off Monday, when stocks were hammered after the Chinese government allowed its currency to depreciate against the dollar and was accused by the U.S. Treasury Department of being a currency manipulator.
By Pan Pylas, Associated Press
The move came a day after Beijing sent financial markets tumbling by allowing the currency to fall to an 11-year low.
By Joe McDonald, Associated Press
During World War II Turing worked at the secret Bletchley Park code-breaking center, where he helped crack Nazi Germany's secret codes by creating the "Turing bombe," a forerunner of modern computers.
By Associated Press
By Martin Crutsinger, Associated Press
Such a move directly contradicts official U.S. policy.
By Rachel Lerman, Associated Press
The social network unveiled an ambitious plan Tuesday to create a new digital currency similar to Bitcoin for global use, one that could drive more e-commerce on its services and boost ads on its platforms. But that move isn't likely…
By Larisa Epatko
In an effort to curb soaring inflation in Venezuela, President Nicolas Maduro shaved five zeros off the value of the bolivar. Is it enough? We asked several analysts to explain.
By Benjamin J. Cohen for The Conversation
U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin endorsed the weakening of the dollar as “good” for the United States this week, breaking with long-standing tradition.
By Paul Wiseman, Associated Press
President-elect Donald Trump has vowed to name China a currency manipulator. There's only one problem - it's not true anymore.
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