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Aussie set for biggest rise in 2019 after shock election win

Aussie set for biggest rise in 2019 after shock election win

Published 20/05/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - The Australian dollar surged on Monday and is on track for its biggest rise this year as investors cheered a shock election [more…]

China’s tech transfer problem is growing, EU business group says

China’s tech transfer problem is growing, EU business group says

Published 20/05/2019

BEIJING (Reuters) - Cases of European firms forced to transfer technology in China are increasing despite Beijing saying the problem does not exist, a European [more…]

Loyalty of Italy’s League to coalition partner unreasonable:…

Loyalty of Italy’s League to coalition partner unreasonable:…

Published 20/05/2019

MILAN (Reuters) - League’s loyalty to Italian coalition partner M5S is unreasonable and can’t last for ever, cabinet secretary Giancarlo Giorgetti said on Monday. “Faced [more…]

China’s yuan slumps to 2019 low as trade war escalates

China’s yuan slumps to 2019 low as trade war escalates

Published 13/05/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - China’s yuan was set for its worst daily fall in nine months on Monday as trade negotiations between the U.S. and China [more…]

UK PM May’s party slumps to fifth place as pressure mounts for her…

UK PM May’s party slumps to fifth place as pressure mounts for her…

Published 13/05/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Theresa May’s Conservatives have fallen to fifth place in an opinion poll ahead of the May 23 European parliamentary [more…]

Further Brexit delay would hit UK economy: BoE’s Broadbent

Further Brexit delay would hit UK economy: BoE’s Broadbent

Published 13/05/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain’s economy risks damage if Brexit is delayed beyond its latest Oct. 31 deadline because companies would continue to hold back on [more…]

Trump says the U.S. is ‘right where we want to be with China’

Trump says the U.S. is ‘right where we want to be with China’

Published 13/05/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump said on Sunday that the United States is “right where we want to be with China,” adding that Beijing [more…]

EU supports Iran nuclear deal, may talk to U.S.’s Pompeo: Mogherini

EU supports Iran nuclear deal, may talk to U.S.’s Pompeo: Mogherini

Published 13/05/2019

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Union fully supports the international nuclear accord with Iran and wants rival powers to avoid any further escalation over the [more…]

EU trade chief sees possible extension to May 18 deadline for U.S….

EU trade chief sees possible extension to May 18 deadline for U.S….

Published 13/05/2019

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - European Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmstroem expects U.S. President Donald Trump to delay a May 18 deadline for U.S. tariffs on cars imported [more…]

Yuan leads losers as global risk appetite sours

Yuan leads losers as global risk appetite sours

Published 06/05/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - The Chinese yuan was set for its biggest drop in 10 months on Monday after U.S. President Donald Trump threatened to raise [more…]