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China"s growth "reassuring" for "weak and vulnerable" global economy - Xinhua

BEIJING (Reuters) - China will meet its growth target of 6.5 percent to 7 percent growth this year, a reassuring sign for a "weak and vulnerable" global economy, state news agency Xinhua said in a commentary on Monday......»»

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Ex-BoE chief says Britain staying in EU single market makes no sense

REUTERS - Britain should decide its own immigration policy and stop pretending Brexit is compatible with staying in the European Union's single market, a former governor of the Bank of England said on Monday......»»

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Toyota recalls 18,757 Lexus cars in Russia - standards agency

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian standards agency Rosstandart said on Monday it had been informed about a voluntary recall by Toyota of 18,757 Lexus NX 200, NX 200t and NX 300h cars which had a fault in their braking systems......»»

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Russia"s Rosneft agrees to buy oil services firm Targin for up to 4.1 bln rbls

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia's largest oil producer Rosneft has agreed to buy oil services firm Targin from Sistema conglomerate for up to 4.1 billion roubles ($67.4 million), Rosneft said on Monday, as it seeks to expand its own oil servicing business......»»

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Russia"s Rosneft says plans to issue rouble-denominated bonds on Dec. 29

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia's largest oil company Rosneft said on Monday it planned to issue an unspecified amount of rouble-denominated bonds on Dec. 29......»»

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China bank calls documents "fake" after bond default on Alibaba-linked platform

BEIJING (Reuters) - The fate of a defaulted $45 million Chinese corporate bond sold through an Alibaba-backed online wealth management platform was thrown into doubt on Monday, after a bank said letters of guarantee for the bonds were counterfeit......»»

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INSIGHT - How JPMorgan could not save Italy"s problem bank

MILAN/LONDON (Reuters) - On the morning of July 29, former Italian Industry Minister Corrado Passera was travelling in a high-speed train towards the medieval city of Siena, racing to meet the directors of the world's oldest bank to present them with a re.....»»

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China says it will reduce restrictions on foreign investment access in 2017

BEIJING (Reuters) - China's commerce ministry said on Monday that China will sharply reduce restrictions on foreign investment access in 2017......»»

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Kuroda defends BOJ"s yield curve control, upbeat on global outlook

TOKYO (Reuters) - Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda defended his yield curve control policy on Monday, saying it had kept Japan's long-term interest rates from joining the uptrend in global yields and was helping the economy overcome stagnation......»»

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China"s outward investment tops $161 billion in 2016 - minister

BEIJING (Reuters) - China's non-financial outbound direct investment (ODI) is likely to hit 1.12 trillion yuan ($161.19 billion) in 2016 and foreign direct investment into China will total 785 billion yuan, Commerce Minister Gao Hucheng said on Monday......»»

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Indian shares fall to 7-month low on worries over capital gains tax

REUTERS - The NSE Nifty fell about 1 percent on Monday to a seven-month low, erasing its gain for the year, as investors fretted that the government may impose long-term capital gains tax......»»

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Russia to increase oil exports "slightly" in 2017 - Dep Energy Min

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia's oil exports would rise by almost 5 percent this year to 253.5 million tonnes, and a "slight" increase was expected next year, Deputy Energy Minister Kirill Molodtsov said on Monday......»»

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Modi eyes real estate assets in drive against graft

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Prime Minister Narendra Modi has quietly plugged a tax loophole used by the wealthy to buy real estate in someone else’s name as part of his campaign against corruption, a senior tax official said on Monday......»»

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Food security, easing trade in services on India"s 2017 WTO agenda

India wants the WTO to do 'solid work' in the new year as global uncertainties loom.....»»

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Before leaving office, Obama visits Hawaii for last presidential holiday

President Barack Obama and the first lady visited the Marine Corps Base Hawaii in Kaneohe Bay.....»»

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Russian plane crash: Focus on faults, not terror, in probe

All 84 passengers and 8 crew members on the Russian Tu-154 plane are believed to have died.....»»

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How JPMorgan failed to save Italian bank Monte dei Paschi di Siena

JPMorgan's plan would involve raising 10 times the market value of Monte dei Paschi.....»»

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Report on huge Aramco stake sale was wrong: Saudi Arabia newspaper

Aramco aims to sell some of its shares in 2018 which could be world's biggest IPO.....»»

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Vital Signs: economic game changers to watch for in 2017

Brexit, Trump's election and other events will be economic game changers in 2017.....»»

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2016, the year that was: Arts and Culture

A summary of top events from art and culture.....»»

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