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 2022-08-16 04:13 

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Indian shares open higher after July inflation dips | Reuters...

Indian shares opened higher on Tuesday, as data showing consumer inflation eased for a third straight month raised hopes that the central bank may rein in the pace of its rate hikes next month....

 2022-08-16 04:12 

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India inflation may remain elevated despite July dip analysts...

India's headline retail inflation that eased for the third straight month in July is expected to remain above the central bank's upper tolerance range in the near term, necessitating more rate hikes in coming months, analysts said....

 2022-08-16 03:52 

Reuters

Chinese military survey ship docks at Sri Lanka port...

The Chinese survey vessel Yuan Wang 5 has docked at Sri Lanka's Chinese-built Hambantota port, Refinitiv data and local media showed on Monday....

 2022-08-16 03:51 

Reuters

Tencent stops sales on its NFT platform Huanhe a year after launch as scrutiny mounts...

Chinese internet giant Tencent Holdings' non-fungible token (NFT) platform Huanhe will no longer release digital collectibles to the public, it said on Tuesday, as regulatory scrutiny of NFTs mounts in the country....

 2022-08-16 03:38 

UPI

Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin again tests positive for COVID-19...

Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin said Monday that he has again tested positive for coronavirus....

 2022-08-16 03:31 

Reuters

Fitter Murray hopes consistency will bring seeding reward...

Andy Murray said his body is feeling the best it has "in a really long time" but that he still needs to take his game up a level if he wants to compete in the latter stages of tournaments on a regular basis....

 2022-08-16 03:12 

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Taiwan says China air force video of islands is information warfare...

Chinese air force footage of Taiwan's Penghu islands is information warfare, a senior Taiwanese officer said on Tuesday....

 2022-08-16 03:11 

Reuters

Thai economy to continue growing despite weaker-than-expected Q2 - c.bank...

Despite a weaker-than-expected second quarter, Thailand's economy is expected to continue growing in the second half of the year as tourism picks up, the central bank said on Tuesday, suggesting gradual policy tightening may continue....

 2022-08-16 03:09 

Reuters

China supports several private developers with bond guarantee -sources...

Chinese regulators have instructed state-owned China Bond Insurance Co. Ltd. to provide guarantees for onshore bond issuance by a few private property developers including Longfor Group and CIFI Holdings , according to four sources with knowledge of the m...

 2022-08-16 02:58 

Reuters

Stocks drift, oil slumps on recession fears...

Asian markets struggled for direction on Tuesday, weighed by worries over global growth following weak China data that knocked oil prices and commodity-linked currencies....

 2022-08-16 02:55 

UPI

Justice Dept. charges man with threatening to kill FBI agents after Mar-a-Lago search...

Federal prosecutors said a Pennsylvania man has been arrested and charged with making violent threats online targeting the FBI after agents searched the Florida home of former President Donald Trump....

 2022-08-16 02:55 

Reuters

Elliott exited Twitter during second quarter amid takeover frenzy, filings show...

Elliott Management, the hedge fund that pushed for big changes at Twitter two years ago, exited the stock during the second quarter, soon after Elon Musk announced plans to buy the social media company, a regulatory filing shows....

 2022-08-16 02:49 

Reuters

Philippines c.bank to hike by 50 bps on Thursday, catching up with peers...

The Philippine central bank will follow its surprise July rate hike with a half-point point rise on Thursday and another quarter-point increase in September to catch up with its peers in containing soaring inflation, a Reuters poll forecast....

 2022-08-16 02:28 

Reuters

Taiwan's president says peace critical to tech supply chain stability...

Peace and stability in the Taiwan Strait is critical to the stability of the global supply chain of high-tech products, Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen told a Japanese publication, in comments published by her office on Tuesday....

 2022-08-16 02:16 

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China sanctions seven Taiwanese officials for supporting Taiwan independence -Xinhua...

China has sanctioned seven Taiwanese officials for supporting Taiwan independence, its state media reported on Tuesday....

 2022-08-16 02:00 

Reuters

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Armenian warehouse blast death toll rises to 11 - report | Reuters...

Rescuers have recovered more bodies from the site of a fireworks warehouse blast in Armenia, bringing the death toll from Sunday's accident to 11, the RIA news agency cited Armenia's emergencies ministry as saying on Tuesday....

 2022-08-16 01:58 

UPI

Former cops Tou Thau, J. Alexander Kueng reject plea deal in George Floyd case...

Former Minneapolis police officers Tou Thao and J. Alexander Kueng rejected a plea deal in a state trial for their role in the killing of George Floyd....

 2022-08-16 01:32 

Reuters

James Hardie lowers annual profit forecast on inflation hit...

James Hardie cut its annual profit forecast on Tuesday, marking a dramatic shift in stance from the world's top fibre cement maker as soaring operating costs and a cooling property market ate into margins in all three operating regions....

 2022-08-16 01:31 

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Dollar firm vs Aussie, euro on heightened recession worries...

The safe-haven U.S. dollar hovered near a one-week high on Tuesday while the Aussie, euro and Chinese yuan remained under pressure as weak global economic data regnited recession fears....

 2022-08-16 01:13 

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Australia, New Zealand say no issues with meat exports to China | Reuters...

Australia and New Zealand said on Tuesday they were aware of Chinese media reports of a ban on meat imports from both countries by Beijing but said they had not received any official notice and shipments had been clearing as normal....

 2022-08-16 00:52 

UPI

Justice Department opposes release of Trump search affidavit...

The Justice Department has opposed the release of a sworn affidavit, describing the reason behind the FBI's search of former President Donald Trump's home at Mar-a-Lago, arguing it would jeopardize the investigation....

 2022-08-16 00:25 

Reuters

Lula reaches 44% voter support ahead of Brazil election, Bolsonaro has 32% -poll...

Brazil's Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva reached a 12 percentage points lead over far-right incumbent President Jair Bolsonaro ahead of the October election, according to a new poll published on Monday....

 2022-08-16 00:18 

Reuters

Oil prices fall as recessionary worries weigh on demand outlook...

Oil prices fell on Tuesday, extending losses from the previous session, after economic data from China, the world's largest crude importer, spurred fresh concerns about a potential global recession that could hit energy demand....

 2022-08-16 00:04 

Reuters

Shanghai reports 3 new local asymptomatic COVID cases, no symptomatic for Aug 15...

Shanghai reported three new domestically transmitted asymptomatic coronavirus cases for Aug. 15, down from five a day earlier, while no local symptomatic cases were reported, versus one the day before, the city government said on Tuesday....

 2022-08-16 00:02 

Reuters

Australia's former PM Morrison defends secret minister roles...

Former Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison on Tuesday defended taking on extra ministerial roles without his cabinet's knowledge during the COVID-19 pandemic, saying it was "an unprecedented time" and that the powers served as a safeguard...

 2022-08-16 00:01 

Reuters

Kyrgios opts out of Australia's Davis Cup team...

Nick Kyrgios has again opted out of Australia's Davis Cup team for next month's finals, leaving Alex de Minaur to lead the nation's charge in Germany....

 2022-08-15 23:59 

Reuters

Report: Bucs, DE Carl Nassib agree to one-year deal...

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers and defensive end Carl Nassib have agreed to a one-year deal, ESPN reported Monday....

 2022-08-15 23:56 

Reuters

Hometown hero McNally battles back in Cincinnati...

Caty McNally overcame leg cramps and Aliaksandra Sasnovich to secure an emotional 6-3 3-6 7-6(2) win in the opening round of the Cincinnati Open in her hometown on Monday....

 2022-08-15 23:49 

Reuters

Australia's Tassal accepts sweetened $1.2 bln bid from Canada's Cooke...

Tassal Group said on Tuesday it had accepted a sweetened A$5.23 per share takeover offer from Canadian aquaculture company Cooke Inc, giving the Australia-based salmon producer an enterprise value of A$1.70 billion ($1.19 billion)....

 2022-08-15 23:45 

Reuters

Inflation, labour shortages to delay recovery in business travel spending -industry forecast...

A recovery in global business travel spending to pre-pandemic levels is likely to be delayed by 18 months to 2026 because of factors like persistent inflation, high energy prices, labour shortages and lockdowns in China, a new industry forecast shows....

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