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Eyes on South African finance minister Gigaba amid talk of cabinet…

Eyes on South African finance minister Gigaba amid talk of cabinet…

Published 16/02/2018

FILE PHOTO: South Africa's Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba addresses a news conference in Pretoria, South Africa, April 4, 2017. REUTERS/James Oatway/File PhotoJOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South [more…]

Britain still thinks Northern Ireland power-share deal possible

Britain still thinks Northern Ireland power-share deal possible

Published 16/02/2018

Britain's Prime Minister, Theresa May, greets Northern Ireland Secretary Karen Bradley at Stormont House, in Belfast, Northern Ireland February 12, 2018. REUTERS/Clodagh KilcoyneBELFAST (Reuters) - [more…]

Trump budget plan to seek funds for border wall, infrastructure, opioi

Trump budget plan to seek funds for border wall, infrastructure, opioi

Published 12/02/2018

The top of five of U.S. President Donald Trump's eight border wall prototypes are shown near completion along U.S.- Mexico border near San Diego, California, [more…]

Trump plan to overhaul U.S. infrastructure faces steep hurdles

Trump plan to overhaul U.S. infrastructure faces steep hurdles

Published 12/02/2018

U.S. President Donald Trump speaks to reporters in the Oval Office at the White House in Washington, U.S., February 9, 2018. REUTERS/Jonathan ErnstWASHINGTON (Reuters) - [more…]

Trump budget asks more than $200 billion for infrastructure, border se

Trump budget asks more than $200 billion for infrastructure, border se

Published 12/02/2018

FILE PHOTO - White House budget director Mick Mulvaney is interviewed outside the White House in Washington, U.S., January 19, 2018. REUTERS/Kevin LamarqueWASHINGTON (Reuters) - [more…]

South African President Zuma’s fate to be decided on Monday, says ANC

South African President Zuma’s fate to be decided on Monday, says ANC

Published 12/02/2018

FILE PHOTO: President of South Africa Jacob Zuma attends the 54th National Conference of the ruling African National Congress (ANC) at the Nasrec Expo Centre [more…]

Bond vigilantes awaken counterparts in the stock market

Bond vigilantes awaken counterparts in the stock market

Published 11/02/2018

A specialist trader works at his post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, (NYSE) in New York, U.S., February 9, 2018. REUTERS/Brendan [more…]

Trump signs deal to end brief agency shutdown, boost U.S. spending

Trump signs deal to end brief agency shutdown, boost U.S. spending

Published 10/02/2018

U.S. President Donald Trump delivers remarks at the National Prayer Breakfast in Washington, U.S. February 8, 2018. REUTERS/Jonathan ErnstWASHINGTON (Reuters) - A brief U.S. government [more…]

Italy’s Northern League chief attacks euro, says preparing exit

Italy’s Northern League chief attacks euro, says preparing exit

Published 07/02/2018

FILE PHOTO: Northern League leader Matteo Salvini gestures during the television talk show "Porta a Porta" in Rome, Italy, January 18, 2018. REUTERS/Remo CasilliFLORENCE, Italy [more…]

Senior Democrat: ‘Dreamers’ issue unresolved but government shutdown u

Senior Democrat: ‘Dreamers’ issue unresolved but government shutdown u

Published 04/02/2018

FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Donald Trump, flanked by U.S. Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL), listens during a bipartisan meeting with legislators on immigration reform at the [more…]