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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…]

China scraps list of recommended auto battery suppliers: ministry

China scraps list of recommended auto battery suppliers: ministry

Published 24/06/2019

BEIJING/SEOUL (Reuters) - China has scrapped its list of recommended battery suppliers, the industry ministry said on Monday, a decision foreign companies said could open [more…]

Trump to visit South Korea this week for summit with Moon: Blue House

Trump to visit South Korea this week for summit with Moon: Blue House

Published 24/06/2019

SEOUL (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump will visit South Korea this week to discuss ways to revive nuclear talks with North Korea, the South’s [more…]

Australia’s Green makes first win a major at Women’s PGA

Australia’s Green makes first win a major at Women’s PGA

Published 24/06/2019

(Reuters) - Hannah Green became the third Australian woman to win a major with a one-stroke victory over South Korean Park Sung-hyun at the Women’s [more…]

Pompeo says hopes Trump letter to North Korean leader can restart…

Pompeo says hopes Trump letter to North Korean leader can restart…

Published 23/06/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Sunday that he hopes a letter sent by President Donald Trump to North Korean [more…]

Pompeo says to travel to Saudi Arabia, UAE, repeats offer for talks…

Pompeo says to travel to Saudi Arabia, UAE, repeats offer for talks…

Published 23/06/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced on Sunday he will travel to Saudi Arabia and United Arab Emirates for talks, and [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…]

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…]

Aurora partners with Fiat Chrysler over self-driving tech

Aurora partners with Fiat Chrysler over self-driving tech

Published 10/06/2019

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Self-driving car software startup Aurora said on Sunday it would partner with Fiat Chrysler to build autonomous platforms for commercial vehicles, [more…]

South Korea, UK agree to sign free trade deal ahead of Brexit

South Korea, UK agree to sign free trade deal ahead of Brexit

Published 10/06/2019

SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea and Britain have agreed in principle to sign a separate free trade deal ahead of Britain’s exit from the European [more…]