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CBS, Viacom reunite with plans for bigger role in streaming TV wars

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(Reuters) – CBS Corp (CBS.N) and Viacom Inc (VIAB.O) have reached a deal to reunite media mogul Sumner Redstone’s U.S. entertainment empire, betting that a larger company will be able to compete and partner better in a media industry dominated by giants. FILE PHOTO: A trader works below the CBS Corporation logo on the floor Read More

Asian shares turn lower on Sino-U.S. trade, recession worries

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SHANGHAI (Reuters) – Worries that a prolonged Sino-U.S. trade war could tip the world and U.S. economies into recession weighed on Asian equities on Monday, offsetting a welcome a lift from Chinese shares and a stronger-than-expected daily fixing for the yuan. FILE PHOTO: Passersby are reflected on a stock quotation board outside a brokerage in Read More

Asian shares inch up on China recovery, yuan fixing

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SHANGHAI (Reuters) – Gains by Chinese equities and the yuan’s stronger-than-expected daily fixing helped lift a broad gauge of Asian shares above water on Monday, but firm gold prices underscored investor worries over risks from a prolonged Sino-U.S. trade war. FILE PHOTO: Passersby are reflected on a stock quotation board outside a brokerage in Tokyo, Read More

Asian shares falter as U.S.-China trade war, recession worries weigh

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SHANGHAI (Reuters) – Asian shares fell on Monday morning, while gold prices held firm as investors worried a prolonged Sino-U.S. trade war could tip the world and U.S. economies into recession. FILE PHOTO: Passersby are reflected on a stock quotation board outside a brokerage in Tokyo, Japan, August 6, 2019. REUTERS/Issei Kato In early trade, Read More

Europe rattled by Italy stress, safe havens keep gaining

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LONDON (Reuters) – Trade war worries and the prospect of early elections in Italy and Britain hit European markets on Friday, while the week’s search for safety left gold on course for its best week in three years, Japan’s yen near an eight-month high and bonds surging. The German share price index DAX graph is Read More

Gains for Asian shares capped by fresh trade jitters, China stocks fall

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TOKYO (Reuters) – Asian shares inched up on Friday, helped by Wall Street’s rally, but fresh concerns about Sino-U.S. trade ties capped gains in the region. FILE PHOTO: Passers-by walk past an electronic board showing Japan’s Nikkei average outside a brokerage in Tokyo, Japan, December 5, 2018. REUTERS/Issei Kato Weighing on risk appetite was a Read More

Asian shares edge up, but renewed trade jitters cap gains

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TOKYO (Reuters) – Asian shares on Friday caught the tail of a Wall Street rally aided by China’s solid export figures and a stabilization in the yuan, but fresh concerns about Sino-U.S. trade ties capped the region’s gains. FILE PHOTO: Passers-by walk past an electronic board showing Japan’s Nikkei average outside a brokerage in Tokyo, Read More

Global stocks climb as currency war fears ease

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – World stock markets inched higher on Tuesday, propelled by solid gains on Wall Street, after China’s central bank stepped in to stabilize the yuan, soothing fears that a protracted trade spat between the United States and China would spill over into a currency war. Global markets had suffered a rout on Read More

Stock markets mixed, U.S. climbs as currency war fears ease

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – World stock markets were mixed on Tuesday, with Wall Street making modest gains after China’s central bank stepped in to stabilize the yuan, soothing fears a protracted trade spat between the U.S. and China would spill over into a currency war as well. The small gains in the U.S. and losses Read More

Asia stocks at six-month lows, yuan slumps as investors flee to safety

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SYDNEY (Reuters) – Asian shares suffered their steepest daily drop in 10 months on Monday, as Sino-U.S. trade friction sent the yuan slumping to a more than decade trough and stampeded investors into safe harbors including the yen, bonds and gold. A man sits in front of a board showing market information at a securities Read More