Thailand’s stock exchange will investigate trading that preceded the announcement of the nation’s largest takeover bid, the purchase of discount wholesaler Siam Makro Pcl by 7-Eleven chain operator CP All Pcl.
South Korean stocks fell, dragging the benchmark index down to its biggest loss in a week, as foreign investors sold equities on concern profit of builders and shipyards will slump and North Korea tensions may increase.
It’s a boiling hot day, I’ve been shrink-wrapped by a leather suit and feel like I’m breathing through a wet sponge. Now I’m supposed to guide a little machine with a power-to-weight ratio greater than a Bugatti Veyron around a racetrack. Suddenly motorcycling doesn’t seem like much fun.
Thai stocks erased losses after the nation’s anti-corruption agency dismissed a case against Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra and the central bank ruled out the possibility of property-price controls.
The biking world can be set in its ways, and cruisers like Harley-Davidson’s V-Rod are meant to be big, heavy, powerful and loud. They’re wrapped in black and chrome and nowadays are normally ridden by bankers over 45.