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Ukraine Lawmakers Approve Record Defense Spending for 2020

Ukrainian lawmakers on Thursday approved an increase in defense spending that will mark a new record, as President Volodymr Zelensky vows to end the country's long conflict with Russian-backed separatists.

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China Says Tariffs' Removal a 'Condition' for U.S. Trade Deal

China on Thursday said eliminating tariffs was a "condition" for reaching a trade agreement with the United States, a demand U.S. President Donald Trump said earlier this month that he had rejected.

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Trump Trade War 'Endangers 1.5 Million Jobs'

The U.S.-China trade war threatens almost 1.5 million jobs across the United States that depend on the movement of goods through ports in southern California, according to a report released Tuesday.

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Boeing Says 737 MAX Expected to Resume Flying in January

Boeing on Monday said it expects the 737 MAX airplane, which was grounded after two crashes killed 346 people, to resume flying in January, delaying its return by one month.

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Tech Juggernaut Saudi Aramco Faces New Test

From robots to sniffer drones, Saudi Aramco has ramped up spending on technological innovation while its rivals cut back amid soft oil prices, but the energy giant risks losing its edge after its much-anticipated IPO.

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Dubai Property Giant Emaar Bucks Downturn with Profit Bump

Dubai construction and hospitality giant Emaar Properties on Sunday reported a rise in interim profit results, posting higher sales despite an economic downturn that has depressed the property industry.

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Saudi Aramco to Launch Giant Stock Offering November 17

Saudi Aramco said it would start taking bids from investors on November 17 in a highly anticipated stock offering, as it released a prospectus that did not disclose the size of the sale or the pricing range.

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Iran Says Oil Field Found with 53 Billion Barrels of Crude

Iran has discovered a new oil field containing 53 billion barrels of crude, President Hassan Rouhani said Sunday, a find that would increase Iran's proven reserves by over a third.

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EU Removes Belize from Tax-Haven Blacklist

The EU removed the Central American country of Belize from its blacklist of tax havens on Friday, a statement said.

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LVMH Does Not Rule Out Raising Tiffany Bid

French luxury giant LVMH has not ruled out raising its initial $14.5-billion offer to take over U.S. jewelers Tiffany, sources close to the deal told AFP on Friday.

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