Monthly Archives: September 2018

After Fed, Philippines, Indonesia seen hiking rates; NZ holds the line

September 27, 2018 By Swati Pandey and Vatsal Srivastava SYDNEY/SINGAPORE (Reuters) – New Zealand’s central bank held interest rates on Thursday after the Federal Reserve delivered another widely anticipated hike, but trade deficit-laden Indonesia and the Philippines are expected to … Continue reading

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WhatsApp co-founder Acton flags tensions with Zuckerberg: Forbes

September 27, 2018 (Reuters) – WhatsApp co-founder Brian Acton had disagreements with Facebook <FB.O> Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg and Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg over monetization of the messaging service before he left the company, according to an interview with … Continue reading

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U.S. union seeks raises, three-year contract for refinery workers

September 27, 2018 By Erwin Seba SAN DIEGO (Reuters) – Union officials representing 30,000 workers at U.S. oil refineries and chemical plants on Wednesday said they will pursue sizable wage increases and a 3-year contract in coming negotiations. Contract talks, … Continue reading

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China’s August industrial profits up 9.2 pct year on year, slowest growth since Dec 2016

September 27, 2018 BEIJING (Reuters) – Profits earned by China’s industrial firms in August rose 9.2 percent from a year earlier, slowing for the fourth straight month with growth nearly halving from the previous month, the National Statistics Bureau (NBS) … Continue reading

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Tencent & Alibaba chase remittances in battle for Southeast Asia

September 27, 2018 By Fanny Potkin and Venus Wu JAKARTA/HONG KONG (Reuters) – For Chinese tech giants Alibaba and Tencent, Southeast Asian domestic helpers in Hong Kong may prove key to their global ambitions in financial services. Both companies recently … Continue reading

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Venezuela’s Maduro heads to New York, Trump says open to meeting

September 27, 2018 By Michelle Nichols and Alexandra Ulmer UNITED NATIONS/CARACAS (Reuters) – Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro headed for New York on Wednesday to attend the United Nations General Assembly and U.S. President Donald Trump said he would be open … Continue reading

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Trump wavers on Supreme Court nominee Kavanaugh

September 27, 2018 By Lawrence Hurley and Jeff Mason WASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) – President Donald Trump on Wednesday said he could withdraw his support for Brett Kavanaugh depending on the testimony in a high-profile Thursday hearing into multiple accusations of … Continue reading

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NFL notebook: Chargers’ Bosa likely out until November

September 27, 2018 Los Angeles Chargers defensive end Joey Bosa said his foot injury will likely keep him out until at least the team’s bye in Week 8. That would mean his earliest return to the field would be on … Continue reading

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Japanese carrier drills with British warship heading to contested South China Sea

September 27, 2018 By Tim Kelly ABOARD THE KAGA, Indian Ocean (Reuters) – Japan’s biggest warship, the Kaga helicopter carrier, joined naval drills with Britain’s HMS Argyll in the Indian Ocean on Wednesday as the frigate headed toward the contested … Continue reading

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Turkey’s Erdogan calls on Germany to list Gulen group as terrorist

September 26, 2018 By Thomas Escritt BERLIN (Reuters) – President Tayyip Erdogan, on the eve of a visit to Germany, urged it to designate as a terrorist organization the Fethullah Gulen movement, which Turkey blames for a 2016 coup attempt. … Continue reading

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