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World stocks slip as growth fears linger; euro slides

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – The dollar rose on Thursday, hitting the highest in almost two years against the euro on an upbeat U.S. capital goods report, while a gauge of world equity markets slid as weak economic data from South Korea and a profit warning from 3M Co renewed concerns about global growth. FILE PHOTO: Read More

Berlin’s ambassador in Washington attempts to defend Russian energy majors from US sanctions

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The German Ambassador to the United States has asked the US Congress to hold back new sanctions against two of Russia’s biggest gas corporations, as further penalties may put energy security of the European Union in jeopardy. In March, Emily Haber wrote a letter to several Members of Congress, asking them to stop threatening German Read More

French ship ‘illegally’ enters Chinese waters, gets warned off – MoD

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China had to deploy navy ships to escort off a French vessel which “illegally” entered the Taiwan Strait, the country’s defense ministry said. “China’s military sent navy ships in accordance with the law to identify the French ship and warn it to leave,” defense ministry spokesman Ren Guoqiang said. The official did not specify the Read More

How much of the EU does China own? RT’s Boom Bust is here with the answer

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China’s investments in the EU have seen a significant surge over the past decade. Nearly 9.5 percent of the bloc’s foreign-owned firms have their ownership based in China, Hong Kong, and Macau, up from 2.5 percent in 2007. Chinese entities reportedly operate, partially or wholly, at least four airports, six seaports, wind-farms in nine countries Read More

Russian oil imports to Europe halted due to contamination

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By Aliaksandr Kudrytski and Maciej Martewicz on 4/25/2019 MINSK and WARSAW (Bloomberg) — Russian oil flows to parts of Europe were halted after customers complained of unusual impurities in the crude, adding another disruption to the global oil market and pushing prices in London above $75/bbl. Poland, which receives oil through a northern section of Read More

Trump’s widening OPEC fight puts Saudi oil capacity in spotlight

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By Grant Smith on 4/25/2019 LONDON (Bloomberg) — The biggest threat to President Donald Trump’s hopes for low gasoline prices is his growing entanglement in the politics of OPEC nations. The White House plans to choke off oil exports from Iran without triggering a spike in prices largely by getting Saudi Arabia, the only OPEC Read More

World stocks slip, euro suffers, growth fears linger

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LONDON (Reuters) – World equity markets slipped on Thursday amid worries on global growth and as investors digested European earnings, while the Swedish crown slumped to its lowest in 17 years and the euro suffered after German data. FILE PHOTO: A man looks at an electronic board showing the Nikkei stock index outside a brokerage Read More

Eolus Vind AB interim report December 1 2018 – February 28 2019

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Hässleholm, Sweden, April 25, 2019 3 Months December 2018 – February 2019 Net sales 370.2 (139.4) MSEK. EBIT 25.9 (30.0) MSEK. Profit before tax 31.2 (27.8) MSEK. Net profit 38.7 (35.9) MSEK. Earnings per share, before and after dilution equals 1.55 (1.44) SEK. During the three month period 3 (2) wind turbines were taken into Read More

First handshake: Putin greets Kim on historic visit to Russia

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Russian President Vladimir Putin and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un have now arrived at the venue of their first-ever face-to-face meeting. The summit is taking place on Russky Island off Vladivostok. The much-anticipated meeting of the two leaders has drawn huge media attention. About 300 accredited journalists flooded the venue, the Far Eastern Federal University Read More

Britain to allow Huawei restricted access to 5G network

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GLASGOW, Scotland (Reuters) – Britain will allow Huawei Technologies a restricted role in building parts of its 5G network, seeking a middle way in a bitter dispute between the United States and China over the next generation of communications technology. Huawei, the world’s biggest producer of telecoms equipment, is under intense scrutiny after the United Read More