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Aussie set for biggest rise in 2019 after shock election win

Aussie set for biggest rise in 2019 after shock election win

Published 20/05/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - The Australian dollar surged on Monday and is on track for its biggest rise this year as investors cheered a shock election [more…]

Australian, Indian elections boost Asian shares, trade fears ease

Australian, Indian elections boost Asian shares, trade fears ease

Published 20/05/2019

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Asian shares clawed back some of last week’s losses as investors cheered apparent election wins for conservative incumbents in Australia and India, [more…]

STMicroelectronics declines to comment on Nikkei report on Huawei…

STMicroelectronics declines to comment on Nikkei report on Huawei…

Published 20/05/2019

PARIS (Reuters) - STMicroelectronics declined to comment on Monday on a report in the Nikkei Asian Review that said it was set to have meetings [more…]

China’s NetEase to launch first official Pokemon game in China

China’s NetEase to launch first official Pokemon game in China

Published 20/05/2019

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Chinese gaming giant NetEase said on Monday it would partner with The Pokemon Company and Gamefreak for the domestic release of Pokemon [more…]

Box office: ‘John Wick 3’ knocks down ‘Avengers: Endgame’ with $57…

Box office: ‘John Wick 3’ knocks down ‘Avengers: Endgame’ with $57…

Published 19/05/2019

LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Earth’s Mightiest Heroes put up a good fight, but John Wick put at end to the three-week box office reign of [more…]

Huawei founder says growth ‘may slow, but only slightly’ after U.S….

Huawei founder says growth ‘may slow, but only slightly’ after U.S….

Published 18/05/2019

(Reuters) - Huawei Technologies’ founder and chief executive Ren Zhengfei said on Saturday the growth of the Chinese tech giant “may slow, but only slightly” [more…]

Investors shun equities, pile into bonds in past week: BAML

Investors shun equities, pile into bonds in past week: BAML

Published 17/05/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Investors are neither extremely bullish nor bearish, according to Bank of America Merrill Lynch’s gauge of market sentiment, as they weigh the [more…]

Japan fashion magnate raises over $8 million at Sotheby’s auction

Japan fashion magnate raises over $8 million at Sotheby’s auction

Published 17/05/2019

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese fashion tycoon Yusaku Maezawa sold art for more than $8 million at a Sotheby’s auction in New York on Thursday night, [more…]

Japan Display says bailout from Chinese group to be delayed

Japan Display says bailout from Chinese group to be delayed

Published 13/05/2019

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan Display Inc said on Monday that a planned investment of up to 80 billion yen ($729.33 million) from a Chinese-Taiwanese group [more…]

Exclusive: Bosch goes for platinum-light fuel cells

Exclusive: Bosch goes for platinum-light fuel cells

Published 13/05/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Global automotive supplier Bosch expects platinum to play only a minor role in its new fuel cells, giving precious metal markets scant [more…]