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EU parliament committee backs start of trade tariff talks with United States

February 19, 2019 BRUSSELS (Reuters) – EU lawmakers voted on Tuesday narrowly in favor of the European Union starting negotiations with the United States on a deal to lower tariffs on industrial goods. The European Parliament’s international trade committee voted … Continue reading

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Ireland urges people not to stockpile medicines ahead of Brexit

February 19, 2019 DUBLIN (Reuters) – Ireland’s deputy prime minister on Tuesday called on people not to stockpile medicine before Britain quits the European Union, saying the country had at least eight weeks of supply and was moving to source … Continue reading

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UK wage growth matches decade high, jobs creation strong as Brexit nears

February 19, 2019 LONDON, (Reuters) – British workers’ pay growth held at its fastest pace in a decade in late 2018 and job creation remained strong, official figures showed on Tuesday, suggesting the labour market was staying buoyant ahead of … Continue reading

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For Yazidi survivors of Islamic State killings, the nightmares go on

February 19, 2019 By Ayat Basma and Kawa Omar SINJAR, Iraq (Reuters) – Ever since Islamic State visited death and destruction on their villages in northern Iraq nearly five years ago, Yazidis Daoud Ibrahim and Kocher Hassan have had trouble … Continue reading

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Honda to close only British factory, says move not Brexit related

February 19, 2019 By Naomi Tajitsu TOKYO (Reuters) – Honda Motor <7267.T> announced on Tuesday it would shut its sole British plant by 2021, a decision the Japanese automaker said was not related to Brexit but which Britain deemed deeply … Continue reading

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Indian journalist condemns Twitter for blocking account after abuse online

February 19, 2019 By Euan Rocha and Aditya Kalra MUMBAI/NEW DELHI (Reuters) – One of India’s best-known women journalists, Barkha Dutt, launched a scathing attack on Twitter Inc on Tuesday for temporarily locking her account after she posted details of … Continue reading

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Chinese government doesn’t get involved in Huawei’s business: German boss

February 19, 2019 BERLIN (Reuters) – The head of China’s Huawei Technologies in Germany told a German newspaper that the Chinese government does not get involved in the company’s business, adding the firm would work on being open and transparent … Continue reading

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China’s top graft buster to go after ‘political deviation’

February 19, 2019 BEIJING (Reuters) – China’s top anti-corruption body will target “political deviation” this year along with continued efforts to stamp out graft, it said on Tuesday, as part of a long-running campaign to improve discipline in the ruling … Continue reading

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Trade talk optimism helps European shares cling onto October highs

February 19, 2019 LONDON (Reuters) – European shares edged down slightly on Tuesday at the open but clung to highs not seen since October as optimism about Sino/U.S. trade talks helped maintain morale despite a few earnings disappointments such as … Continue reading

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Ahead of Saudi visit, China seeks ‘deeper trust’ with Iran

February 19, 2019 BEIJING (Reuters) – China wants to deepen “strategic trust” with Iran, the Chinese government’s top diplomat told Iran’s foreign minister on Tuesday, days before Saudi Arabia’s crown prince visits Beijing, underscoring China’s difficult Middle East balancing act. … Continue reading

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