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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…]

Nippon Steel worries about U.S. trade action, yen’s surge

Nippon Steel worries about U.S. trade action, yen’s surge

Published 19/02/2018

FILE PHOTO: A logo of Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corp is pictured outside its headquarters in Tokyo November 9, 2012. REUTERS/Yuriko Nakao/File PhotoTOKYO (Reuters) [more…]

Australia, U.S., India and Japan in talks to establish Belt and…

Australia, U.S., India and Japan in talks to establish Belt and…

Published 19/02/2018

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australia, the United States, India and Japan are talking about establishing a joint regional infrastructure scheme as an alternative to China’s multibillion-dollar [more…]

For timing of Aramco IPO, watch forward oil price curve

For timing of Aramco IPO, watch forward oil price curve

Published 19/02/2018

FILE PHOTO: A view shows Saudi Aramco's Wasit Gas Plant, Saudi Arabia December 8, 2014. Saudi Aramco/Handout/File Photo via REUTERSLONDON (Reuters) - It’s the burning [more…]

Dollar finds footing after steep fall, holds above three-year lows

Dollar finds footing after steep fall, holds above three-year lows

Published 19/02/2018

U.S. Dollar banknotes are seen in this photo illustration taken February 12, 2018. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez/IllustrationTOKYO (Reuters) - The dollar found some traction on Monday [more…]

New Zealand pushes for text of reinvigorated Trans-Pacific trade…

New Zealand pushes for text of reinvigorated Trans-Pacific trade…

Published 19/02/2018

FILE PHOTO - New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern smiles as she answers a question during a media conference in Sydney, Australia, November 5, 2017. [more…]

Japan’s Mizuho sees pickup in U.S. M&A lending after tax cut

Japan’s Mizuho sees pickup in U.S. M&A lending after tax cut

Published 19/02/2018

FILE PHOTO: Pedestrians are reflected on Mizuho Bank's signboard in Tokyo, Japan, January 25, 2017. Picture taken January 25, 2017. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon/File PhotoTOKYO (Reuters) - [more…]

Film at Berlin fest examines how Islamic State jihadists recruit…

Film at Berlin fest examines how Islamic State jihadists recruit…

Published 18/02/2018

Actors Valene Kane and Shazad Latif pose during a photocall to promote the movie Profile at the 68th Berlinale International Film Festival in Berlin, Germany, [more…]

French star Isabelle Huppert glad women are speaking up about…

French star Isabelle Huppert glad women are speaking up about…

Published 17/02/2018

Actress Isabelle Huppert attends a news conference to promote the movie Eva at the 68th Berlinale International Film Festival in Berlin, Germany, February 17, 2018. [more…]