Saturday, October 20, 2018

Growing impact: a third of Japan Inc hurt by U.S.-China trade war – Reuters...

TOKYO (Reuters) - The number of Japanese companies affected by the U.S.-Sino trade war has jumped to a third, soaring from just 3 percent in May with firms fretting about prospects...

Oil prices climb amid Saudi tensions, but demand outlook drags

BEIJING (Reuters) - Crude oil futures rose on Monday as geopolitical tensions over the disappearance of a prominent Saudi journalist stoked worries about supply, although concerns about the long-term outlook for...

IMF says too early to talk about exit from easy policy in Japan

NUSA DUA, Indonesia (Reuters) - A senior International Monetary Fund official said on Friday it was “too early” to talk about normalising monetary policy in Japan, as it will take a...

IMF cuts world economic growth forecasts as import tariffs, emerging market issues bite

The new forecasts, released on the Indonesian resort island of Bali where the IMF and World Bank annual meetings are getting underway, show that a burst of strong growth, fueled partly...

China stocks tumble despite central bank’s move to support economy

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China’s stocks fell sharply on Monday despite Beijing’s weekend announcement that it will slash the level of cash that banks must hold as reserves, a sign of underlying...

Graphic: After market rout, signs point to even higher bond yields

(Reuters) - A bond market rout that drove yields through key levels has some investors prepared for another leg that may finally declare an end to a three-decade-long bull run. The $15...

Asia shares turn up, euro rebounds as reports temper Italian debt fears

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Asian shares reversed early losses while the euro rebounded from six-week lows on reports Italy will cut its budget deficit at a faster pace than expected, raising hopes...

Rupee hits record low as high global crude prices weigh

MUMBAI (Reuters) - The rupee dropped to a record low in opening deals on Wednesday as a sharp rise in global crude oil prices over the last two sessions weighed on...

Bill allowing U.S. to sue OPEC drawing renewed interest

NEW YORK/DUBAI (Reuters) - With oil prices hitting fresh four-year highs, long-dormant proposals to allow the United States to sue OPEC nations are getting a fresh look in Congress, though they...

IL&FS Financial Services misses loan repayments due this month

MUMBAI (Reuters) - IL&FS Financial Services, part of India’s Infrastructure Leasing & Financial Services (IL&FS), said on Thursday it missed repayments on a host of bank loans and some term deposits...

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Aldi to launch shops in New Zealand this year?

German grocery giant Aldi has filed more than 100 applications to trademark its brands in New Zealand since the start of the year. The activity...

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