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Asian stocks wobbly before tariff deadline in Sino-U.S. trade row

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TOKYO (Reuters) – Asian stocks were shaky while major currencies barely budged in early trade on Thursday, as financial markets remained in a state of anxious uncertainty on the... Read More

Asia stocks on edge before tariff deadline in Sino-U.S. trade row

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TOKYO (Reuters) – Asian stocks got off to a cautious start on Thursday as investors remained nervous amid a looming deadline for Washington’s proposed tariffs on Chinese imports, leaving... Read More

Global employment is rising. Wages not so much

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This Chick-fil-A will pay workers $17 an hour A record number of people have jobs, and companies are struggling to fill positions. But workers still aren’t getting raises. A... Read More

China says will not fire first shot in trade war with U.S.

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BEIJING (Reuters) – China will “absolutely not” fire the first shot in a trade war with the United States and will not be the first to levy tariffs, its... Read More

Mexico oil hedge expected to continue with president-elect, adviser says

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By Amy Stillman and Nacha Cattan on 7/4/2018 MEXICO CITY (Bloomberg) — Mexico’s new government will probably continue hedging the country’s oil output in what is the world’s largest... Read More

Trade worries dent stocks, yuan steadies

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LONDON (Reuters) – World stocks were flat on Wednesday amid growing anxiety ahead of Washington’s end of week deadline to impose tariffs on Chinese imports, while the yuan steadied... Read More

Iran will import goods only from countries that buy its oil – MP

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The Energy Committee of Iran has announced that Tehran will buy goods only from those nations which purchase Iranian oil. This follows the US demand from its allies to... Read More

Global stocks tread water on trade worries, yuan steadies

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LONDON (Reuters) – World stocks treaded water on Wednesday amid growing anxiety ahead of Washington’s end of week deadline to impose tariffs on Chinese imports, while the yuan steadied... Read More

China will counterpunch US with $34 billion in tariffs – report

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Beijing has prepared reciprocal tariffs against the United States, which will be introduced on the same day Washington implements tariffs on $34 billion of Chinese imports, according to Reuters.... Read More

Blame 'superstar' tech firms for slow wage growth: OECD

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PARIS (Reuters) – Fast-growing “superstar” tech firms are taking a growing share of national income in many countries, leaving workers’ overall wage growth subdued, the Organization for Economic Cooperation... Read More