Mortgage rates slide to 6-week low as North Korea worries drive bond rally

Getty ImagesMortgage rates remain affordable for many would-be buyers. Rates for home loans slid to a 6-week low as mounting geopolitical worries drove investors into safe-haven bonds, mortgage provider Freddie Mac said Thursday. The 30-year fixed-rate mortgage averaged 3.90% in the August 10 week, down from 3.93%. The 15-year fixed-rate […]

State Department Confirms Plan To Ban U.S. Citizens From Visiting North Korea

The U.S. government will ban American citizens from traveling to North Korea, citing safety and security concerns. The State Department confirmed the new restriction on Friday, after Young Pioneer Tours, which organized Otto Warmbier’s fateful visit to North Korea, announced the pending move. Warmbier’s trip to the pariah nation ended […]

Capital Small Finance Bank plans 220 branch network in North India by FY 2021

Founded in 2000 as Capital Local Area Bank, it operated in the three districts of Jalandhar, Kapurthala and Hoshiarpur till 2013, before venturing into Ludhiana and Amritsar. Photo: Bloomberg Mumbai: Jalandhar-based Capital Small Finance Bank is planning to expand across North India, as the country’s first small finance bank transitions […]

authorities Denies education North Korean experts In Ballistic generation At Dehradun

The insinuation within the article regarding India’s assistance to North Korea’s UN proscribed sports is baseless and with none benefit,” said external Affairs Ministry spokesperson Vikas Swarup. NEW DELHI: India on Thursday strongly denied allegations inside the media that a research centre in Dehradun might also have violated UN sanctions […]

North Korea to offer Flight excursions Over Capital in Soviet-generation Helicopter

North Korea will provide helicopter sightseeing excursions of its capital, Pyongyang. (Representationalphotograph) SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA: North Korea will offer helicopter sightseeing excursions of its capital, Pyongyang,starting from this month, traveler corporations specialising in journeys to the isolated usa advisedReuters nowadays. North Korea does no longer post traveler numbers however an […]

North, South Korean officers Meet In clean Bid to enhance Ties

among South and North, there are numerous issues to talk about and solve. SEOUL: Senior officers from North and South Korea met for talks these days to speak about enhancingties and resuming cooperation projects, like pass-border excursions, stalled amid tensions which haveremained high for almost six years. South Korean Vice […]