Marketing Fortunes Tied to Larger Economy in 2019

Despite the lull in the marketing communications sector in 2018, practitioners in the industry foresee boom after this year’s election as many local and international companies will be looking for agencies that would help them remain relevant in the market, reports Raheem Akingbolu Contrary to the views in some quarters that the poor economic carry-over.

China stocks join Asian market rally after dovish Fed signals

China stocks join Asian market rally after dovish Fed signals China stocks rose on Thursday, joining a rally in broader Asian markets, after the U.S. Federal Reserve pledged to be patient with further interest rate hikes, signalling a potential end to its tightening cycle amid signs of slowing global growth. The blue-chip CSI300 index rose.