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Canada Inflation Surges on Rise of Global Oil Prices

Canada's inflation rate surged to 3.0 percent in July, fueled by rising global prices for crude oil, according to government data released Friday.

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European, U.S. Equities Retreat as Global Fears Resurface

European and U.S. stock markets moved lower Friday on investor concerns over Turkey and the ongoing trade war between China and the United States.

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Asian Markets Rise on US-China Trade Talks

Asian markets mostly rose Friday following strong leads from Wall Street and Europe, with investors cautiously optimistic about upcoming US-China trade talks.

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FT Chief Returns Part of Salary after Staff Anger

The chief executive of the Financial Times, John Ridding, is to return some of his pay from last year following staff criticism, the business daily reported on Thursday.

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Lira Crisis Piles Pain on Turkish Shoppers as Costs Soar

"Look at this, I have sold nothing!" said Cemile Baykal, sitting in front of piles of vegetables untouched on her Ankara market stall.

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Turkish Lira Rebounds after Qatar Pledges $15 Billion

The Turkish lira is rebounding from record losses a day after Qatar pledged US$15 billion in investments to help Turkey's economy.

The currency strengthened some 3 percent against the dollar on Thursday, trading at around 5.75 per dollar, hours before Turkey's treasury and finance minister were scheduled to reassure international investors about the economy.

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Shares in Italian Infrastructure Group Atlantia Suspended over Genoa Bridge Collapse

Shares in Italian infrastructure group Atlantia, which operates the motorway on which a bridge in Genoa collapsed, were suspended from trading on the Milan stock exchange on Thursday. 

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China, US to Resume Trade Talks in Late August

China will send a senior negotiator to the United States in late August to resume trade talks, its commerce ministry said Thursday, the first public meeting on the dispute in weeks as the trade conflict intensifies.

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China Blasts US Solar Tariffs, Takes WTO Action

China has blasted US tariffs on solar panel imports, filing a complaint at the World Trade Organization in the latest salvo of the trade battle between the world's two economic giants.

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Asian Shares Slip Back, Lira Steady

Asian shares fell Wednesday as concerns about Turkey's financial crisis weighed on investor sentiment but the crisis-hit lira took a breather following the turmoil of the past week.

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