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Dollar bulls wary after biggest weekly drop in two months

Dollar bulls wary after biggest weekly drop in two months

Published 19/11/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - The dollar steadied on Monday after posting its biggest weekly drop in two months last week as investors grew cautious about the [more…]

Rio Tinto, Nespresso join forces to make coffee pods greener

Rio Tinto, Nespresso join forces to make coffee pods greener

Published 18/11/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Nespresso, part of food giant Nestle, aims to use sustainable aluminum in all of its coffee capsules by 2020 under a deal [more…]

Novartis’ blood disorder drug gets FDA approval for expanded use

Novartis’ blood disorder drug gets FDA approval for expanded use

Published 16/11/2018

(Reuters) - Novartis AG said on Friday the U.S. Food and Drug Administration expanded the use of its low platelets drug to treat patients with [more…]

Alphabet unit halts glucose-detecting contact lens project

Alphabet unit halts glucose-detecting contact lens project

Published 16/11/2018

(Reuters) - Alphabet Inc’s life sciences division Verily said on Friday that it was putting on hold one of its oldest and highest-profile projects, a [more…]

Russia’s Putin says everyone should be free to attend Davos forum

Russia’s Putin says everyone should be free to attend Davos forum

Published 15/11/2018

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday that everyone should be free to decide whether or not to attend the Davos World [more…]

Euro extends gains as Italian concerns take back seat

Euro extends gains as Italian concerns take back seat

Published 15/11/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - The euro strengthened on Thursday as investors cautiously welcomed Britain’s draft Brexit deal with the European Union and concerns about the Italian [more…]

European shares march higher as miners rally on fresh trade war hopes

European shares march higher as miners rally on fresh trade war hopes

Published 15/11/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - European shares marched higher on Thursday as oil prices stabilized and mining stocks rallied on hopes that China and the United States [more…]

Exclusive: In rare coordinated move, Western envoys seek meeting on…

Exclusive: In rare coordinated move, Western envoys seek meeting on…

Published 15/11/2018

BEIJING (Reuters) - A group of 15 Western ambassadors in Beijing, spearheaded by Canada, are seeking a meeting with the top official in China’s restive, [more…]

Harry Winston jeweler buys ‘Pink Legacy’ diamond for record $50…

Harry Winston jeweler buys ‘Pink Legacy’ diamond for record $50…

Published 14/11/2018

GENEVA (Reuters) - The “Pink Legacy”, a diamond weighing just under 19 carats, fetched a record 50.375 million Swiss francs ($50 million), purchased by U.S.-based [more…]

Vying for Vuitton: China’s e-commerce rivals seek luxury stranglehold

Vying for Vuitton: China’s e-commerce rivals seek luxury stranglehold

Published 04/11/2018

PARIS (Reuters) - China’s online giants Alibaba (BABA.N) and JD.com (JD.O) are taking their battle for relevance in the lucrative luxury goods market to a [more…]