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China protests 'unhelpful' United States sanctions on Iran

While the Iranian economy has somewhat stabilised under the accord and incumbent candidate Hassan Rouhani , unemployment remains high. Referring to Iran as "the number one terrorist state", the USA...

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Are Analysts Bullish about DX (Group) PLC (LON:DX) after last week?

Are Analysts Bullish about DX (Group) PLC (LON:DX) after last week?

The firm has "Overweight" rating given on Monday, November 23 by J.P. Morgan. It has underperformed by 17.76% the S&P500. The Company's segments include NEXT Retail, a chain of over 500 stores in the ...

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Donald Trump Clashes With World Leaders at G7 Summit

Germany is rejecting a USA official's assertion that efforts to combat climate change will harm economic growth. The president also raised eyebrows with his comment in a private meeting that Germans ...

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Ex-CIA chief warned Russia to stay out of election

The intelligence collected last summer was considered by the authorities to be legitimate enough to be shared with the FBI, which is continuing its investigation into the allegations of collusion betw...

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Oil is struggling to recover from its OPEC disappointment

Oil is struggling to recover from its OPEC disappointment

The OPEC and non-OPEC meeting in Vienna agreed to extend the existing level of oil production at 1.8 million barrels per day. United States production could be up to 800-1,000 million barrels ...

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OPEC To Extend Production Cuts For Nine Months

Meanwhile, the oil prices that rose in excess of $54 per barrel on Wednesday crashed back to $51.96 per barrel, yesterday, as a result of speculation over supplies. US output since previous year has i...

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French Open Djokovic, Nadal on semi-final collision course

If she makes it there, she may well be joined by Victoria Azarenka , who after having her baby son, is ready to return to the circuit. Defending women's champion Garbine Muguruza opens agains...

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Kazakhstan to Continue Adhering to Obligations Under Oil Cuts Agreement

Kazakhstan to Continue Adhering to Obligations Under Oil Cuts Agreement

Late past year, 24 countries, including those in the OPEC and Russian Federation, agreed to cut production by 1.8 million barrels per day through June in order to reduce a global supply glut. Before...

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ONGC Q4 net profit falls 6%, shares up 1%

ONGC Q4 net profit falls 6%, shares up 1%

The company has earmarked ₹1,944 crore for pay revision of officers and unionized category that is due from January 1 this year. Revenues were up 33.7 per cent to Rs 21,714 crore in the fourth quart...

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Analysts Ratings on: Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (VRX)

About 306,740 shares traded. About shares traded. Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (NYSE: VRX ) has declined 48.51% since May 26, 2016 and is downtrending. Therefore 100% are positive. Coca-Cola had 3...

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Oil price plunges 4%% as OPEC agrees to extend production cuts

Oil price plunges 4%% as OPEC agrees to extend production cuts

United States crude prices tumbled 0.6 per cent to $48.57 a barrel on Friday, after losing 4.8 per cent overnight, set to end the week 3.5 per cent lower . That slowed a rebalancing of supply and d...

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Moody's downgrades China's rating

Chinese officials have said that Moody's analysis is based on the use of an "inappropriate methodology". "These viewpoints, to some extent, overestimate the difficulties facing the Chinese economy ...

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US growth in Q1 revised up to 1.2 pct. but still weak

US growth in Q1 revised up to 1.2 pct. but still weak

Stronger spending from businesses and consumers was behind the revision. During the 2016 campaign Trump had vowed to lift annual GDP growth to 4 percent, though administration officials now see 3 ...

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Supreme Court Rejects 2 N.C. Congressional Districts As Unconstitutional

Redrawing electoral maps to gain political advantage - a practice known as gerrymandering - is a long-used tool by USA political parties. The court rejected the argument from North Carolina lawmaker...

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Barrick Gold Corp (ABX) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by BMO Capital Markets

Barrick Gold Corp (ABX) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by BMO Capital Markets

A number of equities research analysts recently commented on ABX shares. Barrick Gold Corp. had 52 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Its share price has grown -16....

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Oil drops after OPEC-led output cut extension falls below expectations

Oil drops after OPEC-led output cut extension falls below expectations

The cartel and non-member exporters agreed to extend the existing oil output curbs of around 1.8 million barrels per day (bpd) until the end of the first quarter of 2018. OPEC would like to achieve ...

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Trump Focuses On Impact Of Terrorism During Speech In Saudi Arabia

President Donald Trump has declared in the past that finding a solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict is "maybe not as hard as people have thought". Over the weekend, the president signed a...

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Fox News Confirms Sean Hannity Will Return to Work

Fox News Confirms Sean Hannity Will Return to Work

Rich was shot and killed at age 27 while walking home late one night last July in what police suspect was a robbery gone wrong. Earlier this week, Fox News online retracted an earlier story in...

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Pakistan police fire tear gas, swing batons at farmers rally

Pakistan police fire tear gas, swing batons at farmers rally

He also bristled at criticism over his economic performance, saying negative portrayals of the economy in the press was sending confusing signals overseas at a time when all foreign institutions and i...

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United States will tighten screws on North Korea, says Haley

United States will tighten screws on North Korea, says Haley

Yang Moo-Jin, a professor at Seoul's University of North Korean Studies (UNKS), told NK News . The North has staged two atomic tests and dozens of missile tests in its quest to build a missile ca...

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NATO to be full member of global coalition against IS: Chief

US President Donald Trump pressed nervous allies on Thursday to do more on terrorism after the Manchester bombing as he met European Union and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation leaders for the fi...

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Corn Growers Say Remember Ag During NAFTA Modernization

That could open the door to renegotiation talks to begin by August 16. "Before NAFTA went into effect - by the way, NAFTA, a total disaster - there were 280,000 autoworkers in Michigan", said Pres...

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Asian markets gain after Fed minutes, OPEC meeting in focus

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan .MIAPJ0000PUS advanced 0.7 percent, hitting its highest level since June 2015, and bringing its gains so far this year to about 17 percent. H...

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Stable gas prices expected to boost Memorial Day road trips

Stable gas prices expected to boost Memorial Day road trips

The association survey found Beaumont and Texarkana have the cheapest gasoline in Texas at an average $2.13 per gallon. In Los Angeles, for example, the spread is now more than $1 per gallon, she said...

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Tusk: We must be 'tough, even brutal' on terror

But they were struggling to convince the USA president of the merits of free trade. "Trump, Cohn added, had noted that "his dad is from Germany" and said: "'I don't have a problem Germany. G7 lead...

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Gianforte wins Montana election despite assault charge

Gianforte was charged with misdemeanor assault after Ben Jacobs , a political correspondent for the US edition of the Guardian newspaper, said the candidate "body-slammed" him during a campaign...

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Trump's budget calls for deep cuts to social safety net

Trump's budget calls for deep cuts to social safety net

As a taxpayer, I think I speak for all of us when I say we don't want our money wasted, lost or stolen. Even the president of the conservative American Action Forum, Douglas Holtz-Eakin, told the ...

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G-7 countries call for renewed common effort against cybercrime

The world has a question for the Trump administration: How are things going with Washington's plans to overhaul taxes? The communique said: "We will strive to reduce excessive global imbalances an...

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UK politics resume after attack; Corbyn links terror to wars

Less than two weeks before the June 8 general election , he'll end the truce that followed the bombing , with an attack on austerity policies pursued by Mrs May's Conservatives , saying they weak...

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Gianforte, charged with assaulting reporter, wins House seat in Montana special election

Acuna, her field producer and photographer then "watched in disbelief as Gianforte began punching the reporter", she wrote on the Fox News website. But at least 260,000 votes had been cast absente...

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OPEC extends output cut for 9 months

Their output already is partially offsetting the cuts, and even more US companies are poised to return if prices rise further. And while teeth are no doubt gnashing in. "There seems to be a little r...

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OPEC, Non-OPEC oil producers extend oil output cut by 9 months

OPEC and non-OPEC oil producers are gearing up to extend output cuts on Thursday, possibly by as long as 12 months, to help clear a global inventory overhang and to support crude prices. OPEC member...

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OPEC extends production cuts

In December, the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries agreed its first production curbs in a decade and the first joint cuts with non-OPEC producer nations, led by Russian Federation, i...

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Ten passengers feared dead after bus catches fire in Nalanda

Ten passengers feared dead after bus catches fire in Nalanda

Nalanda superintendent of police Ashish Anand said efforts were on to ascertain the identity of the eight persons who have died. "First, it is being shifted at the road side as the incident took place...

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Lonmin Plc (LMI) Earns Sell Rating from Citigroup Inc

It is down 0.00% since May 26, 2016 and is. Therefore 36% are positive. In related news, insider Kenneth Jack Alexander sold 977,564 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction that occurred on Frid...

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