Vladimir Putin says crypto ‘has value’ but can’t be used in oil trade

Russian President Vladimir Putin acknowledged that the world of cryptocurrency “has value” — even if it’s too early to know if it can replace the US dollar in settling oil trades. “I believe that...


Dow surges 500 points on strong earnings, better jobs numbers

Wall Street’s main indexes rallied on Thursday, boosted by technology stocks and strong quarterly results from Bank of America and Walgreens, while better-than-expected economic data eased...