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China Mengniu Dairy, Coca-Cola sign Olympic deal to 2032

China Mengniu Dairy, Coca-Cola sign Olympic deal to 2032

Published 24/06/2019

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (Reuters) - China Mengniu Dairy and Coca-Cola have signed a multi-year global Olympic deal as joint beverages and dairy sponsors starting from 2021 [more…]

Asia stocks climb pre-G20, oil up on U.S.-Iran feud

Asia stocks climb pre-G20, oil up on U.S.-Iran feud

Published 24/06/2019

TOKYO/HONG KONG (Reuters) - Stock markets in Asia inched higher on Monday on hopes that U.S. and Chinese leaders will be able to get trade [more…]

HSBC-backed startup aims to become LinkedIn of global trade

HSBC-backed startup aims to become LinkedIn of global trade

Published 24/06/2019

HONG KONG (Reuters) - In a first of its kind initiative, HSBC Holdings Plc is backing the launch of a technology startup that aims to [more…]

Asia stocks edge up cautiously as Fed jitters build, Europe seen lower

Asia stocks edge up cautiously as Fed jitters build, Europe seen lower

Published 18/06/2019

TOKYO/HONG KONG (Reuters) - Most Asian stock markets rose on Tuesday but gains were capped by investor caution ahead of a U.S. Federal Reserve policy [more…]

Safe havens emerge in China, South Asia as recession risks grow

Safe havens emerge in China, South Asia as recession risks grow

Published 14/06/2019

HONG KONG/SYDNEY (Reuters) - Fears of a global recession are on the rise as the U.S.-China trade war re-escalated in May, sending investors to the [more…]

Hong Kong vows to press ahead with extradition bill despite huge…

Hong Kong vows to press ahead with extradition bill despite huge…

Published 10/06/2019

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Riot police surrounded Hong Kong’s parliament on Monday after authorities said they would go ahead with a proposed extradition law, which [more…]

Global stocks climb on trade, rate cut optimism- yuan falters

Global stocks climb on trade, rate cut optimism- yuan falters

Published 10/06/2019

TOKYO/HONG KONG (Reuters) - Asian shares, European and U.S. stock futures rose on Monday after the United States shelved plans to impose tariffs on Mexico [more…]

Chinese paper says ‘foreign forces’ using Hong Kong havoc to hurt…

Chinese paper says ‘foreign forces’ using Hong Kong havoc to hurt…

Published 10/06/2019

BEIJING (Reuters) - “Foreign forces” are trying to hurt China by creating chaos in Hong Kong over an extradition bill that has prompted mass protests [more…]

Hundreds of thousands march in Hong Kong to protest China…

Hundreds of thousands march in Hong Kong to protest China…

Published 10/06/2019

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Hong Kong was plunged into a fresh political crisis on Sunday night after more than half a million people took to [more…]

UK mobile operator Three to launch 5G broadband in August

UK mobile operator Three to launch 5G broadband in August

Published 09/06/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - UK mobile operator Three on Monday said it would launch its first new-generation 5G broadband service in London in August and would [more…]