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European shares rise as Beijing reins in tariff moves

European shares rise as Beijing reins in tariff moves

Published 11/09/2019

(Reuters) - European shares rose to six-week highs on Wednesday, as China eased trade worries by saying it would exempt some U.S. goods from additional [more…]

Yen falls as risk appetite rebounds before central bank meetings

Yen falls as risk appetite rebounds before central bank meetings

Published 11/09/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - The Japanese yen fell on Wednesday as the rush into safe-haven assets during the summer continued to unwind on the back of [more…]

China’s JD.com reloads deal-making with investment head appointment

China’s JD.com reloads deal-making with investment head appointment

Published 11/09/2019

HONG KONG/BEIJING (Reuters) - China’s second-largest e-commerce firm JD.com Inc has appointed Jason Hu, a former managing director at Chinese private equity firm CDH Investments, [more…]

Words of Wisdom: Life Lessons with Salman Rushdie

Words of Wisdom: Life Lessons with Salman Rushdie

Published 09/09/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Magic realism is a literary genre in which narrative is shot through with surreal, dreamlike, seemingly impossible moments. If famed author [more…]

Oil falls as U.S., China add more tariffs in trade war

Oil falls as U.S., China add more tariffs in trade war

Published 02/09/2019

TOKYO (Reuters) - Oil prices weakened on Monday after new tariffs imposed by the United States and China came into force, raising concerns about a [more…]

Stocks slip as new U.S.-China tariffs add to growth risks

Stocks slip as new U.S.-China tariffs add to growth risks

Published 02/09/2019

TOKYO (Reuters) - Global stock prices fell on Monday after the United States and China imposed new tariffs on each other’s goods, reinforcing investors’ worries [more…]

Yen rises, yuan pares losses as Sino-U.S. tariffs kick in

Yen rises, yuan pares losses as Sino-U.S. tariffs kick in

Published 02/09/2019

TOKYO (Reuters) - The yen strengthened on Monday, thanks to bigger appetites for safe-haven assets as Washington and Beijing put additional tariffs on each other’s [more…]

Japan imports first LNG cargo from China as utilities try to cut costs

Japan imports first LNG cargo from China as utilities try to cut costs

Published 02/09/2019

TOKYO (Reuters) - (This August 29 story has been corrected to say China National Offshore Oil Corp, not CNOOC Ltd, in paragraph three.) Japan imported [more…]

Oil rises as hopes grow for U.S.-China trade breakthrough

Oil rises as hopes grow for U.S.-China trade breakthrough

Published 27/08/2019

TOKYO (Reuters) - Oil prices rose on Tuesday after U.S. President Donald Trump predicted a trade deal with China after positive comments by Beijing, calming [more…]