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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…]

Alibaba puts CFO in charge of investment in major management reshuffle

Alibaba puts CFO in charge of investment in major management reshuffle

Published 18/06/2019

BEIJING/SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China’s Alibaba Group Holding Ltd on Tuesday unveiled its most significant business reshuffle since co-founder Jack Ma announced his pending retirement, as [more…]

U.S. says to send more troops to the Middle East, cites Iran threats

U.S. says to send more troops to the Middle East, cites Iran threats

Published 18/06/2019

WASHINGTON/DUBAI (Reuters) - Acting U.S. Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan announced on Monday the deployment of about 1,000 more troops to the Middle East for what [more…]

Don’t open ‘Pandora’s Box’ in Middle East, China warns

Don’t open ‘Pandora’s Box’ in Middle East, China warns

Published 18/06/2019

BEIJING (Reuters) - The Chinese government’s top diplomat warned on Tuesday that the world should not open a “Pandora’s Box” in the Middle East, as [more…]

Huawei says U.S. ban hurting more than expected, to wipe $30…

Huawei says U.S. ban hurting more than expected, to wipe $30…

Published 18/06/2019

HONG KONG (Reuters) - China’s Huawei Technologies Co Ltd has taken a harder-than-expected hit from a U.S. ban, the company’s founder and CEO Ren Zhengfei [more…]

Senator Rubio targets Huawei over patents

Senator Rubio targets Huawei over patents

Published 18/06/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Senator Marco Rubio filed legislation on Monday that would prevent Huawei Technologies Co Ltd from seeking damages in U.S. patent courts, [more…]

China renames, restructures railway corporation in reform push

China renames, restructures railway corporation in reform push

Published 18/06/2019

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China renamed and restructured its national railway corporation as part of its efforts to make the country’s government-run enterprises run in a [more…]

Kuroda says BOJ will debate rising overseas economic risks this week

Kuroda says BOJ will debate rising overseas economic risks this week

Published 18/06/2019

TOKYO (Reuters) - Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda said the central bank will “certainly” debate heightening overseas risks at a rate review this week, [more…]

China’s home prices growth fastest in five months, raises policy…

China’s home prices growth fastest in five months, raises policy…

Published 18/06/2019

BEIJING (Reuters) - New home prices in China rose at their fastest pace in five months in May, complicating government efforts to keep frothy housing [more…]

Iran will leave non-proliferation pact if EU fails to save nuclear…

Iran will leave non-proliferation pact if EU fails to save nuclear…

Published 17/06/2019

DUBAI (Reuters) - Iran will quit a treaty against the spread of nuclear weapons unless European powers save a separate 2015 atomic deal that Washington [more…]