Reuters UKGLOBAL MARKETS-European investors hold nerve as Russia-Ukraine warnings ...
... * European markets shrug off Ukraine/Russia tensions * Euro steady after touching 1-yr low versus dollar in Asia * Official China manufacturing data underscores cooling risk * U.S. markets closed for Labor Day holiday By Marc Jones LONDON, Sept 1 ...
Europe holds nerve as Russia-Ukraine warnings ratchet up
Slowing Euro-Area Manufacturing Adds to Case for ECB Action
Rally fades on gloomy European data
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Daily MailEmerging Stocks Rise as India to Dubai Surge While Ruble Weakens
Emerging stocks rose for a second day as India's shares rallied to a record after economic growth beat estimates. Dubai's gauge surged led by the developer of the world's tallest tower, while the ruble sank to an all-time low. Emaar Properties PJSC (EMAAR) ...
Asia Stocks Mostly Rise
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MARKET REPORT: Asian stocks gain, European markets drift lower
Asia stocks gain on stimulus hopes, Europe lower
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FirstpostAs Amazon And Alibaba Face Off, Who Will Come Out On Top?
My money is on Alibaba, the massive Chinese company that will soon conduct a New York IPO.* Here's why. Amazon and Alibaba, the world's largest e-commerce companies, are gearing up for the next big competition: cross-border e-commerce.
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Irish IndependentGermany: In a spin
Engineering company Trumpf is so proud of its machine tools that it displays them in a high-tech exhibition hall at its headquarters in southern Germany. The laser-cutting rig, the punching machine, and the state-of-the art combined laser-cutter and puncher ...
UPDATE 1-Weak investment, trade drive Q2 contraction in German economy
September 1, 2014, 5:54 pm
Weak investment, trade drive second quarter contraction in German economy
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Wall Street JournalRussia's Manufacturing Sector Grows Despite Western Sanctions Over Ukraine
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Russia's manufacturing sector grew in August despite ongoing Western sanctions on the country over the Ukraine crisis. Bloomberg News. MOSCOW—Russian manufacturing showed a second consecutive month of growth in August, propped up by new ...
Asia Pacific Market: Stocks jump on China, Europe stimulus hopes
Shock drop in UK manufacturing growth - are the finest days of UK recovery over?
Manufacturing industry hit by weaker exports
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Wall Street JournalAlly of Japan's Abe Calls for Delayed Tax Increase
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A sales tax increase in April triggered the biggest contraction in Japan's economy since the March 2011 earthquake and tsunami, generating doubts over whether the government should forge ahead with a second increment in 2015. Reuters. TOKYO—Japan ...
Japanese PM's adviser calls for delay in next sales tax rise to 2017
Weak data to test BOJ's rosy economic view, policy on hold
BOJ: Japan PM expected to proceed with sales-tax increase
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- China's bad bank clean-up crew
The prospect of the first ever default in China's rapidly expanding shadow banking sector sent shockwaves through financial markets this year. As word spread that a Rmb3bn trust product called “China Credit Equals Gold #1” was on the verge of defaulting, ...
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YLE NewsFinnish nuclear plant further delayed until 2018
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HELSINKI — Finnish utility TVO says construction of the country's fifth nuclear reactor has been delayed again, with the plant not expected to go online until 2018 — nine years later than initially forecast. French-German engineering conglomerate ...
Areva Delays Finnish Reactor Startup to 2018, Disappointing TVO
Jinxed Finnish nuclear plant to function almost a decade late
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ReutersBarclays' Spanish Sale Doesn't Speed Its Restructuring
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The focus should be on what this means for the shrinking of its bad bank. The Spanish unit wasn't part of Barclays' targets for cuts to risk-weighted assets, so the sale should be a bonus. But the bank isn't adjusting its goals—at least not yet. This could mean ...
CaixaBank to Buy Barclays's Spanish Unit for $1.1 Billion
Barclays Sells Some Spanish Assets to CaixaBank
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Barclays loses £500m on sale of Spanish business
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MiamiHerald.comDetroit Awaits Bankruptcy Deliberation
The Motor City has had some good times and some bad times. Home to a great mix of America's working class and some of the greatest musicians of a generation, Detroit has never been as low as it is today. The city has literally hit rock bottom and is on the ...
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Detroit's bankruptcy battle begins
Detroit raced toward this week's bankruptcy trial
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Toronto StarUkraine Vessels Attacked as EU Readies Sanctions on Russia
Pro-Russian rebels attacked two Ukrainian coastal guard vessels for the first time, just hours after European Union governments agreed to impose new sanctions on Russia if the conflict worsens. Fighting in southeast Ukraine continued and the situation there ...
Europe drafts emergency energy plan with eye on Russia gas shut-down
Ukraine crisis: Petro Poroshenko accuses Russia of 'direct and open aggression'
Ukraine crisis: the truth must be revealed, says Lavrov
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Financial ExpressPakistan protesters storm state TV as country teeters on the brink
Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif's beleaguered government is braced for new clashes with thousands of demonstrators, after an aborted attempt to seize control of state television. Paramilitary troops regained control of the broadcaster from protesters on ...
Police, protesters battle in Islamabad, Pakistan
Imran Khan, Qadri booked under anti-terrorist act
Pakistan political crisis
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Times of IndiaHong Kong protests as China rules out democracy
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HONG KONG: Hong Kong police used pepper spray to disperse pro-democracy activists on Monday as the Asian financial center braces for a wave of disruptive protests against China's decision to rule out full democracy. China's National People's Congress ...
Beijing's Stance Has Democrats in Hong Kong Facing Tough Choices
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Hong Kong's rising defiance in democracy battle challenges Beijing's playbook ...
Hong Kong pro-democracy activists pepper-sprayed as they disrupt Communist ...
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The IndependentIsrael to appropriate 400 hectares in West Bank for 'state use'
Israel has announced plans to expropriate 400 hectares of land in the occupied West Bank in a move Palestinian officials claim will cause more friction after the Gaza conflict. The announcement concerning land south of Bethlehem, inside what Israelis call the ...
Israel announces it will seize 400 acres in West Bank
Israeli children return to school after Gaza war
Despite battlefield losses, Hamas is 'simply not defeated'
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Irish IndependentKin of UK tumor boy claim cruelty over extradition bid
LONDON (AP) — The grandmother of a British boy with a severe brain tumor has accused UK authorities of cruelty for seeking an arrest warrant and pursuing the family abroad after his parents removed him from a British hospital against medical advice.
Parents of UK boy with tumor face Spanish hearing
Seriously ill boy removed from UK hospital found in Spain
Ashya King's grandmother: police have gone over the top
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SFGateLesotho PM calls for regional peace force after "coup" - aide
By Marafaele Mohloboli. MASERU (Reuters) - Lesotho's prime minister has asked southern African states to send peacekeepers into his mountain kingdom to restore order after an apparent coup over the weekend, his aide said on Monday. Thomas Thabane ...
Exiled Lesotho PM appeals for peacekeepers
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Lesotho's king to appoint minister to lead country with PM, deputy away in South ...
Zuma leads talks on Lesotho political crisis
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NDTVThree killed in school stabbing
A 40-year-old man has stabbed students and teachers with a fruit knife at a primary school in central China, killing three children and injuring six other people before jumping to his death, officials said. Share. Go To. Comments. The attack on the first day after ...
Three children killed in China school stabbing
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China Knife Attack: Dad Kills Three At School
Man stabs students, teachers at central China school, killing 2 before jumping to ...
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- Postcard from Pyongyang
From US-style fast food at a showpiece water park to foreign cars on once-empty streets, the Financial Times sees evidence that informal markets abound in Pyongyang. Kim Il Sung square, Pyongyang, with illuminated portraits of the country's “Great Leader.
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New York Daily NewsParis tragedy: At least 4 dead following explosion at four-story apartment building
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One child, a teenager and two women were reportedly killed early Sunday when an apartment building in a Paris suburb collapsed after an explosion. Four more people were believed to be trapped under the rubble of the four-story building in the ...
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Voice of AmericaUS Airstrikes Help Iraqi Forces Break IS Siege of Amerli
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WASHINGTON—. Iraqi forces, backed by U.S. air strikes, on Sunday broke a two-month siege by Islamic State (IS) militants of the northern town of Amerli, near the Iranian border, populated mostly by Shi'ite Turkmen. Two U.S. lawmakers, appearing on U.S. ...
Iraqi forces break militant siege at Amirli
Aid flows into Iraq Shiite town after siege broken
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