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Shipping’s financiers turning the tide on shipbreaking practices

Shipping’s financiers turning the tide on shipbreaking practices

Published 15/05/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - The shipping industry has long been criticized by campaigners for allowing vessels to be broken up on beaches, endangering workers and polluting [more…]

Asia stocks pull back after soft China data- oil higher

Asia stocks pull back after soft China data- oil higher

Published 15/05/2018

TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian stocks pulled back on Tuesday, brushing off a firmer lead from Wall Street, as investors turned cautious after soft Chinese economic [more…]

Symantec probes accounting, says likely no impact on past results

Symantec probes accounting, says likely no impact on past results

Published 14/05/2018

(Reuters) - Symantec Corp (SYMC.O) on Monday said it did not expect an internal accounting probe that it disclosed last week to have a material [more…]

WHO says 19 dead, 39 infected so far in Congo Ebola outbreak

WHO says 19 dead, 39 infected so far in Congo Ebola outbreak

Published 14/05/2018

GENEVA (Reuters) - Democratic Republic of Congo reported 39 suspected, probable or confirmed cases of Ebola between April 4 and May 13, including 19 deaths, [more…]

WHO gets approval to use Ebola vaccine in Democratic Republic of Congo

WHO gets approval to use Ebola vaccine in Democratic Republic of Congo

Published 14/05/2018

GENEVA (Reuters) - The World Health Organization has been given the go-ahead by officials in the Democratic Republic of Congo to import and use an [more…]

Some U.S. fund managers finally convinced oil rally is for real

Some U.S. fund managers finally convinced oil rally is for real

Published 11/05/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. fund managers are barreling into the energy sector by making broad bets on anything connected with oil, finally convinced that [more…]

U.S-based emerging market stock funds post largest outflows since 2016

U.S-based emerging market stock funds post largest outflows since 2016

Published 11/05/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. fund investors are wavering on one of their favorite bets of the last year, walloping emerging-market stocks and hunkering down [more…]

Asia shares mostly higher, U.S. crude powers past $70

Asia shares mostly higher, U.S. crude powers past $70

Published 07/05/2018

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Most Asia markets firmed on Monday after a tame reading on U.S. wages lessened the risk of faster rate hikes by the [more…]

Oil prices reach highest since Nov 2014 on Venezuela, Iran worries

Oil prices reach highest since Nov 2014 on Venezuela, Iran worries

Published 07/05/2018

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - U.S. oil prices rose above $70 a barrel on Monday for the first time since November 2014 and Brent crude climbed to [more…]