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Dollar, global shares gain as trade worries linger

11 November, 2019 11:02 pm 11:02 pm

NEW YORK (Reuters) – The dollar gained and global equity markets rose on Friday on upbeat US economic data while amicable messages from Chinese President Xi Jinping and US President Donald Trump helped ease recent tensions over the prolonged US-Sino trade war. Government bond yields rose as US manufacturing output accelerated in November to its … Read More


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Brexit delay looms after UK MPs demand more time to debate deal

10 October, 2019 9:53 am 9:53 am

LONDON (AFP) – European Council President Donald Tusk said he will recommend EU leaders grant another Brexit extension, hours after British MPs rejected Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s bid to force his divorce deal through parliament this week. Tusk said he would advise the bloc’s 27 other member states to accept a postponement request from the … Read More


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Total says 2 million bpd of crude supply off market due to geopolitics

10 October, 2019 10:19 am 10:19 am

Zhoushan (Reuters) – Oil markets have lost 2 million barrels per day (bpd) of crude supply this year due to geopolitical issues, a senior executive at French oil and energy group Total said on Friday at a conference. The geopolitical issues that led to the crude supply loss include US sanctions on Venezuela and Iran, … Read More


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Trump says Japan trade deal to open markets for $7bn in US products

09 September, 2019 1:42 am 1:42 am

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – US President Donald Trump and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe announced initial details of an emerging trade deal between the two countries on Wednesday, with Trump saying it would open up Japanese markets to $7 billion (5.7 billion pounds) worth of American products. US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer said after a … Read More


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Oil prices extend drops as trade wars fan fears in financial markets

06 June, 2019 10:36 am 10:36 am

SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Oil prices fell more than 1% on Monday, extending losses of over 3% from Friday, when crude markets slipped to their biggest monthly losses in six months amid stalling demand and as trade wars fanned fears of a global economic slowdown. Front-month Brent crude futures were at $61.12 at 0444 GMT. That … Read More