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Stock Markets Rally on Fresh Trade Talks Hopes

Stock markets rallied Monday after U.S. President Donald Trump's top economic adviser hailed "positive" trade talks with Chinese negotiators.

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Bank of England Chief Pulls Out of Chinese Event

Bank of England governor Mark Carney has withdrawn from a high-profile business event with China's ambassador to London, sources said Monday, as pro-democracy protests continue in Hong Kong.

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U.S. Gives Huawei 90 Day Reprieve on Ban

Chinese telecom giant Huawei has been given a 90-day reprieve on the ban from buying U.S. technology, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said Monday.

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Argentine Economy Minister Resigns amid Deepening Crisis

Argentina's Economy Minister Nicolas Dujovne resigned Saturday after a week of economic tumult caused by President Mauricio Macri's defeat in a primary poll ahead of a general election.

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Easy Credit Poses Tough Challenge for Russian Economy

New machines popping up in Russian shopping centers seem innocuous enough -- users insert their passport and receive a small loan in a matter of minutes.

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Drone Buzzes above Vineyard Helping Luxembourg Winegrower

Buzzing like a giant insect over the verdant Moselle Valley, a drone sprays fungicide over rows of vines.

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High-End Rebrand Makes Life Sweet for Japan's 'Ice Farmers'

In a mountainous area north of Tokyo, a priest blows a conch shell as Yuichiro Yamamoto bows and thanks the nature gods for this year's "good harvest": natural ice.

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UK Court Approves $9 Billion Claim against Nigeria

A British judge on Friday gave the green light for a tiny private firm to seize more than $9 billion in assets from the Nigerian government over a failed natural gas deal.

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Thailand Earmarks $10 Billion for 'Urgent Economic Stimulus'

Thailand will pour more than $10 billion into the economy, the finance ministry said Friday, as a new government looks to kickstart sputtering growth after five years of junta rule.

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Stock Markets Rise at End of Turbulent Trading Week

Stock markets rose for the most part on Friday following a recovery on Wall Street that helped to ease global recession fears.

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