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Thu, 01 Jun 2017 06:20:06 -0400
LONDON (Reuters) - Oil prices rose on Thursday, lifting energy company shares, on expectations the United States will withdraw from a global pact to fight climate change, while China's yuan shrugged off weak factory data to hit a seven-month high against the dollar.
Thu, 01 Jun 2017 06:20:06 -0400
LONDON (Reuters) - Oil prices rose on Thursday, lifting energy company shares, on expectations the United States will withdraw from a global pact to fight climate change, while China's yuan shrugged off weak factory data to hit a seven-month high against the dollar.
Thu, 01 Jun 2017 08:02:34 -0400
MOSCOW (Reuters) - A meeting between the two men who run Russia and Saudi Arabia's oil empires spoke volumes about the new relationship between the energy superpowers.
Thu, 01 Jun 2017 08:02:34 -0400
MOSCOW (Reuters) - A meeting between the two men who run Russia and Saudi Arabia's oil empires spoke volumes about the new relationship between the energy superpowers.
Thu, 01 Jun 2017 06:31:07 -0400
LONDON/NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Factories across much of Asia ran into a soft patch in May as export demand slowed but those in Europe enjoyed buoyant growth amid signs of steady improvement in the global economy.
Thu, 01 Jun 2017 06:31:07 -0400
LONDON/NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Factories across much of Asia ran into a soft patch in May as export demand slowed but those in Europe enjoyed buoyant growth amid signs of steady improvement in the global economy.
Thu, 01 Jun 2017 07:57:05 -0400
AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - U.S. paints and coatings maker PPG Industries has dropped its attempt to buy Dutch rival Akzo Nobel in a 26.3 billion euro ($29.5 billion) deal, stung by repeated rejections from the company, legal defeats and hostility from Dutch politicians.
Thu, 01 Jun 2017 07:57:05 -0400
AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - U.S. paints and coatings maker PPG Industries has dropped its attempt to buy Dutch rival Akzo Nobel in a 26.3 billion euro ($29.5 billion) deal, stung by repeated rejections from the company, legal defeats and hostility from Dutch politicians.
Thu, 01 Jun 2017 06:36:05 -0400
TOKYO (Reuters) - Western Digital said on Thursday it is still seeking arbitration in a dispute with Toshiba Corp over the auction of its prized chip unit, arguing that a transfer of assets by the Japanese firm had not resolved what it calls a serious breach of contract.
Thu, 01 Jun 2017 06:36:05 -0400
TOKYO (Reuters) - Western Digital said on Thursday it is still seeking arbitration in a dispute with Toshiba Corp over the auction of its prized chip unit, arguing that a transfer of assets by the Japanese firm had not resolved what it calls a serious breach of contract.
Thu, 01 Jun 2017 07:40:22 -0400
(Reuters) - U.S. based farm and construction major Deere & Co said on Thursday it would buy privately held German road construction company Wirtgen Group for $5.2 billion, including debt.
Thu, 01 Jun 2017 07:40:22 -0400
(Reuters) - U.S. based farm and construction major Deere & Co said on Thursday it would buy privately held German road construction company Wirtgen Group for $5.2 billion, including debt.
Thu, 01 Jun 2017 07:48:28 -0400
LONDON (Reuters) - History suggests that financial markets react violently when a central bank signals it is scaling back the stimulus that has kept an economy afloat - and lined the pockets of investors.
Thu, 01 Jun 2017 07:48:28 -0400
LONDON (Reuters) - History suggests that financial markets react violently when a central bank signals it is scaling back the stimulus that has kept an economy afloat - and lined the pockets of investors.
Thu, 01 Jun 2017 07:12:30 -0400
NEW YORK (Reuters) - T-Mobile US Inc has built a reputation as a scrappy underdog by offering cell service with no contracts and cheap prices.
Thu, 01 Jun 2017 07:12:30 -0400
NEW YORK (Reuters) - T-Mobile US Inc has built a reputation as a scrappy underdog by offering cell service with no contracts and cheap prices.
Thu, 01 Jun 2017 06:10:20 -0400
BUDAPEST (Reuters) - Billionaire financier George Soros warned the European Union on Thursday that it was facing an "existential crisis", saying the bloc should not let protracted Brexit talks distract it from making vital reforms.
Thu, 01 Jun 2017 06:10:20 -0400
BUDAPEST (Reuters) - Billionaire financier George Soros warned the European Union on Thursday that it was facing an "existential crisis", saying the bloc should not let protracted Brexit talks distract it from making vital reforms.
Thu, 01 Jun 2017 00:16:52 -0400
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump talked trade with Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc during a White House visit on Wednesday and welcomed the signing of business deals worth billions of dollars and the jobs they would create.
Thu, 01 Jun 2017 00:16:52 -0400
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump talked trade with Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc during a White House visit on Wednesday and welcomed the signing of business deals worth billions of dollars and the jobs they would create.