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 2022-09-04 13:36 

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Bahrain to restructure board of wealth fund Mumtalakat, BNA reports...

Bahrain's Crown Prince Salman bin Hamad Al-Khalifa, the prime minister, has issued an order to restructure the board of sovereign wealth fund Mumtalakat Holding with Finance Minister Salman bin Khalifa Al-Khalifa as its chief executive, state news age...

 2022-09-04 13:35 

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Zelenskiy discusses urgent aid, Russia sanctions with EU chief...

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy said on Sunday he had called on the EU to urgently allocate its next round of aid to Ukraine and pressed for a new wave of sanctions on Russia in a phone call with European Commission chief Ursula von der Leyen....

 2022-09-04 13:33 

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Italy's EU funding plan can be modified - Meloni...

Italy should not take on more debt to respond to the energy crisis but it should be able to amend its European Union-backed recovery programme to ease pressures, Brothers of Italy leader Giorgia Meloni said on Sunday....

 2022-09-04 13:22 

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Flood-hit Pakistan breaches largest freshwater lake to avert overflow...

Authorities in flood-hit Pakistan strategically breached the country's largest freshwater lake on Sunday, a minister said, displacing up to 100,000 people from their homes but saving more densely populated areas from gathering flood water....

 2022-09-04 13:15 

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Bagnaia edges out Bastianini to win San Marino GP...

Italian Francesco Bagnaia held off a strong challenge from Enea Bastianini to win the San Marino Grand Prix in front of his home fans in Misano Adriatico on Sunday....

 2022-09-04 13:11 

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Russia signals opposition to potential OPEC+ oil output cut -WSJ...

Russia does not support an oil production cut at this time and it is likely OPEC+ will keep its output steady when it meets Monday, the Wall Street Journal reported on Sunday, citing people familiar with the matter. (https://on.wsj.com/3cLUws9)...

 2022-09-04 13:07 

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Italy's Meloni warns of broader risks posed by Ukraine conflict...

Giorgia Meloni, set to lead a new Italian government with two parties once close to Moscow, warned on Sunday of the risk posed to Western nations by Russia's invasion of Ukraine, calling it the "tip of the iceberg" in a struggle for influence....

 2022-09-04 13:02 

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Palestinians fire on bus with Israeli troops in West Bank, 6 hurt...

Palestinians fired on an Israeli bus on a desert highway in the occupied West Bank on Sunday, Israeli military authorities and medics said, wounding five soldiers and the driver in an attack that suggested violence may be spiralling anew....

 2022-09-04 12:58 

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Japan's Universal Entertainment takes over operations of Okada Manila casino | Reuters...

Japan's Universal Entertainment Corp said on Sunday its local representatives in the Philippines have taken over the operations of the Okada Manila gambling resort, the latest step in a long-running ownership dispute....

 2022-09-04 12:36 

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Czech govt to lay out plans for state energy trader - industry minister...

The Czech government will lay out plans next week for a state energy trader to procure supplies for schools, hospitals and other public institutions ahead of winter as prices soar, Industry Minister Jozef Sikela said on Sunday....

 2022-09-04 12:33 

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Sweden to offer $23 bln in liquidity guarantees to energy firms...

Sweden aims to offer 250 billion Swedish crowns ($23.23 billion) in liquidity guarantees to energy firms that would last until March next year to help avert a financial crisis, Finance Minister Mikael Damberg said on Sunday....

 2022-09-04 12:32 

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Taiwan says two Chinese fighters crossed Taiwan Strait median line...

Two Chinese fighter jets crossed on Sunday the median line of the Taiwan Strait, which normally acts as an unofficial barrier between the two sides, Taiwan's defence ministry said, as Beijing continues its military activities near the island....

 2022-09-04 12:30 

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Israel to ban Boeing 747s, other 4-engine planes amid environmental concerns...

Israel will ban Boeing 747 and similar aircraft with four engines as of March 31, 2023 to reduce noise and air pollution, its airports authority said on Sunday....

 2022-09-04 12:10 

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Turkish warship docks in Israel as bilateral ties warm...

A Turkish warship has docked in Israel for the first such visit in more than a decade as relations between the U.S. allies improve following fierce feuding over the Palestinian cause....

 2022-09-04 11:55 

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EU's Michel to discuss energy on Qatar trip this week - Qatari official...

European Council President Charles Michel will hold talks with major gas producer Qatar on Europe's energy crisis during a visit to Doha this week, a Qatari government official said on Sunday....

 2022-09-04 11:52 

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Don't write Boris Johnson off, says UK PM's former aide...

People should not write off Boris Johnson, a former close aide to the leader said on Sunday, suggesting the outgoing British prime minister could make a return to high office one day despite being forced from power....

 2022-09-04 11:39 

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Two killed in building collapse in Lagos, search for survivors on...

Two people died after a seven storey building under construction collapsed in Nigeria's commercial capital Lagos in the early hours of Sunday and rescue efforts were underway to find survivors, Lagos State Emergency Management Agency said....

 2022-09-04 11:28 

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No Stream: EU gas markets brace for price surge after latest Russia gas cut...

European gas buyers already grappling with record-high prices face further pain when the markets open on Monday after Russia said one of its main supply pipelines to Europe would remain shut indefinitely, sparking fears over energy rationing....

 2022-09-04 11:27 

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Former Tata Sons chair Cyrus Mistry dies in road accident, Indian police say...

Cyrus Mistry, former chairman of Indian conglomerate Tata Sons, died in a road accident, a senior Mumbai police official said on Sunday....

 2022-09-04 11:27 

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EU to disburse 5 bln euro in aid to Kyiv this week - Ukrainian PM...

Ukraine expects to receive 5 billion euros ($4.98 billion) in macro-financial aid from the European Union this coming week to support the economy and army, and to prepare for the looming winter, Ukrainian Prime Minister Denys Shmyhal said on Sunday....

 2022-09-04 11:18 

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Dutch Grand Prix sees bright future as Verstappen thrills fans...

Dutch Grand Prix organisers said they were confident their race would remain part of Formula One in the years to come, as the 'Orange Army' of Max Verstappen fans filled the stands early on Sunday in anticipation of another win for the local hero....

 2022-09-04 11:06 

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Chileans head to polls to decide on progressive new constitution...

Chileans will head to the polls on Sunday to approve or reject a progressive new constitution that would replace its current market-friendly text dating back to the Augusto Pinochet dictatorship....

 2022-09-04 10:13 

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Germany will stick to debt brake in 2023 despite new relief package - minister...

Germany's constiutional debt brake will not be affected by a 65 billion euro ($64.68 billion) relief package to help citizens and companies cope with rising inflation, Finance Minister Christian Lindner said in Sunday....

 2022-09-04 09:48 

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Germany to use windfall tax income to reduce energy prices for end consumers...

Germany's government will use income from windfall taxes to lower end-consumer prices for gas, oil and coal, German Chancellor Olaf Scholz said on Sunday, announcing measures to mitigate the impact of rising energy prices on its population....

 2022-09-04 09:28 

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John Paul I, 'Smiling Pope' for a month, moves towards sainthood...

Pope John Paul I, who died in 1978 after only 33 days as pontiff, moved closer to sainthood on Sunday with the Vatican still having to dismiss lingering conspiracy theories that he was a victim of foul play....

 2022-09-04 09:27 

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Germany plans 65 bln euro inflation-busting package -document...

Germany will spend 65 billion euros ($64.7 billion) on its third package designed to shield consumers and businesses from the impact of soaring inflation, the government said in a document issued on Sunday....

 2022-09-04 09:23 

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Turkish court orders pro-Kurdish politician jailed on terrorism charge...

A Turkish court has ordered the pre-trial jailing of a pro-Kurdish member of parliament on a terrorism charge, Istanbul police and her lawyer said, while her party called the detention illegitimate and unethical....

 2022-09-04 09:17 

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Swiss steel mill readies for shorter hours as energy bills soar -paper...

Swiss steel mill Stahl Gerlafingen has gained regulatory approval to put staff on shorter working hours to contend with soaring energy bills that will cost in a month what they normally cost in a year, the NZZ am Sonntag paper reported....

 2022-09-04 08:59 

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Atlantia chairman aims for buyout to be sealed this year...

A buyout of Italian infrastructure group Atlantia by the Benetton family and U.S. fund Blackstone Inc could be completed by the end of the year, Atlantia's chairman said on Sunday....

 2022-09-04 08:51 

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UK's Truss a 'great believer' in Bank of England independence...

Foreign minister Liz Truss is a "great believer" in the independence of the Bank of England and its responsibility to determine policy on inflation, she said on Sunday....

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