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Asian shares extend global recovery as volatility subsides

Asian shares extend global recovery as volatility subsides

Published 19/02/2018

TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares gained on Monday, joining a global recovery for equity markets as sentiment improved gradually from a recent shakeout that was [more…]

Lego builds foundations in China classrooms as old markets slow

Lego builds foundations in China classrooms as old markets slow

Published 19/02/2018

FILE PHOTO: A customer carries a Lego box at a Lego store in Beijing, China January 13, 2018. REUTERS/Jason Lee/File PhotoBEIJING/SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Danish toymaker [more…]

Exclusive: Walmart in talks to buy more than 40 percent of India’s…

Exclusive: Walmart in talks to buy more than 40 percent of India’s…

Published 16/02/2018

FILE PHOTO: The logo of India's largest e-commerce firm Flipkart is seen on the facade of the company's headquarters in Bengaluru, India July 7, 2017. [more…]

China’s ZTE says is trusted partner after U.S. concern

China’s ZTE says is trusted partner after U.S. concern

Published 16/02/2018

FILE PHOTO: People stand at ZTE's booth during Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain, February 27, 2017. REUTERS/Paul Hanna/File Photo - RC1E5FFE31F0BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese [more…]

Chinese superstars steal new year show with first duet in 20 years

Chinese superstars steal new year show with first duet in 20 years

Published 15/02/2018

People watch the CCTV Spring Festival Gala TV show on a screen at the Beijing West train station in Beijing, China, January 15, 2018. REUTERS/Thomas [more…]

Stocks try a tentative bounce, bonds fret on U.S. inflation

Stocks try a tentative bounce, bonds fret on U.S. inflation

Published 12/02/2018

A visitor is seen as market prices are reflected in a glass window at the Tokyo Stock Exchange (TSE) in Tokyo, Japan, February 6, 2018. [more…]

At least 18 dead in Hong Kong bus accident

At least 18 dead in Hong Kong bus accident

Published 12/02/2018

HONG KONG (Reuters) - At least 18 people died in a high-speed bus crash in Hong Kong on Saturday in one of the city’s worst [more…]

Qualcomm warns of customer losses, legal hazards to Broadcom buyout

Qualcomm warns of customer losses, legal hazards to Broadcom buyout

Published 10/02/2018

FILE PHOTO: A sign on the Qualcomm campus is seen, as chip maker Broadcom Ltd announced an unsolicited bid to buy peer Qualcomm Inc for [more…]

‘Rarest white diamond ever’ to be sold in London

‘Rarest white diamond ever’ to be sold in London

Published 08/02/2018

An assistant holds a 102.34 carat white diamond at Sotheby's auction house in London, Britain February 8, 2018. REUTERS/Hannah McKayLONDON (Reuters) - A flawless diamond, [more…]

Stocks punished as inflation shadow spooks bonds

Stocks punished as inflation shadow spooks bonds

Published 05/02/2018

A man walks past an electronic board showing Japan's Nikkei average outside a brokerage in Tokyo, Japan February 5, 2018. REUTERS/Toru HanaiSYDNEY (Reuters) - Asian [more…]