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Dollar heads towards three-month lows before Fed meeting- Draghi eyed

Dollar heads towards three-month lows before Fed meeting- Draghi eyed

Published 18/06/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - The dollar weakened against its rivals on Tuesday, heading back towards a recent three-month low before a U.S. central bank meeting gets [more…]

Oil prices slip for second day on global growth worries

Oil prices slip for second day on global growth worries

Published 18/06/2019

TOKYO (Reuters) - Oil prices fell for a second day on Tuesday on signs that global economic growth is being hit by the U.S.-China trade [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…]

Advertisers, agencies and social media combine to tackle online threat

Advertisers, agencies and social media combine to tackle online threat

Published 18/06/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Sixteen of the world’s biggest advertisers have joined together to push platforms such as Facebook, Twitter and Google’s YouTube to do more [more…]

Boris Johnson gets boost in race to become Britain’s new PM

Boris Johnson gets boost in race to become Britain’s new PM

Published 18/06/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Boris Johnson got a boost in his campaign to replace British Prime Minister Theresa May on Monday when one of his former [more…]

Britain’s Hammond ‘prepared to resign’ over May’s spending plans:…

Britain’s Hammond ‘prepared to resign’ over May’s spending plans:…

Published 18/06/2019

(Reuters) - British finance minister Philip Hammond is “prepared to resign” over Prime Minister Theresa May’s legacy spending plans, ITV said on Tuesday, citing the [more…]

Exclusive: U.S. preparing to send more troops to Middle East – sources

Exclusive: U.S. preparing to send more troops to Middle East – sources

Published 18/06/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States is preparing to send additional troops to the Middle East in response to mounting concerns over Iran, which Washington [more…]

U.S. military releases new images from oil tanker attacks

U.S. military releases new images from oil tanker attacks

Published 18/06/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. military on Monday released new images it says showed Iran’s Revolutionary Guard (IRGC) removing an unexploded limpet mine from a [more…]

Oil prices fall 1% as economic worries outweigh tanker tensions

Oil prices fall 1% as economic worries outweigh tanker tensions

Published 17/06/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Oil prices fell more than 1% on Monday after more poor Chinese economic figures fanned fears of lower worldwide oil demand. [more…]

Israel urges snapback sanctions on Iran if it breaches uranium limit

Israel urges snapback sanctions on Iran if it breaches uranium limit

Published 17/06/2019

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu urged world powers on Monday to step up sanctions against Iran swiftly should it go through with [more…]