Rate hike will boost confidence: Pro Liz Ann Sonders, Charles Schwab, discusses whether China should be the biggest concern for investors and provides perspective on a rate hike.
INTERVIEW-East Timor PM seeks to diversify economy with help of oil fund JAKARTA, Aug 26- East Timor will tap into its $16.6 billion oil fund to build the necessary infrastructure to attract non-energy investment, the prime minister said on Wednesday, as disputes over undeveloped gas fields look to remain unresolved for years. Even if an agreement can be reached with Woodside, the project could still be held up by a decades-long...
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Energy exposed banks Discussing the banks with the most exposure to energy credit and loans, with Anton Schutz, Mendon Capital Advisors.
Time to sell the rip? CNBC's Dominic Chu takes a look at eight stocks that may be ripe for selling, including Netflix and Home Depot.
UPDATE 3-Sri Lankans give election verdict on Rajapaksa comeback bid By Ranga Sirilal and Douglas Busvine. COLOMBO, Aug 17- Sri Lanka held a parliamentary election on Monday in which ex-president Mahinda Rajapaksa was trying to stage a political comeback, as the leader who toppled him in January manoeuvred to block his path back to power. The nationalist strongman has set his sights on becoming premier of a government led by his...