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  • Dollar dumped, bonds buoyant on Fed inflation caution
    on November 23, 2017 at 6:44 am

    SYDNEY (Reuters) - The dollar was on the defensive Thursday after suffering its worst drubbing in five months while bonds celebrated a comeback on speculation the Federal Reserve might not tighten U.S. policy as aggressively as previously thought. […]

  • Thyssenkrupp posts record orders on elevators, components
    on November 23, 2017 at 6:19 am

    ESSEN, Germany (Reuters) - German engineering and steel group Thyssenkrupp posted its highest order intake in five years on Thursday, boosted by record demand for its elevators and components for the car and construction sectors. […]

  • SBI Life bets on metals, oil and gas sectors for investment growth
    on November 23, 2017 at 5:56 am

    MUMBAI (Reuters) - SBI Life Insurance Co. Ltd has increased investments in the metals, oil and gas sectors as a rise in energy and metals prices is set to drive growth in commodity stocks, the insurer's chief investment officer told Reuters. […]

  • Oil prices dip after U.S. crude hits near two-year high on pipeline shutdown
    on November 23, 2017 at 4:58 am

    SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Oil prices eased on Thursday, with U.S. crude dipping away from two-year highs reached the day before, but the shutdown of the Keystone pipeline and a drawdown in fuel inventories continued to bolster markets despite worries over rising output. […]

  • Fed policymakers say rate increase likely warranted soon - minutes
    on November 23, 2017 at 4:37 am

    WASHINGTON(Reuters) - Many Federal Reserve policymakers expect that interest rates will have to be raised in the "near term," according to the minutes of the U.S. central bank's last policy meeting released on Wednesday. […]

  • Exclusive: India pares back planned funding for crucial public health scheme
    on November 23, 2017 at 4:12 am

    NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India has approved a three-year budget for its flagship public health programme almost 20 percent lower than what the health ministry said was needed, according to sources and previously unreported government documents reviewed by Reuters. […]

  • Broadcom considering sweetened Qualcomm bid: sources
    on November 23, 2017 at 3:24 am

    (Reuters) - Chipmaker Broadcom Ltd is considering raising its offer to buy rival Qualcomm Inc by offering more of its own stock, following consultation with several of Qualcomm's top shareholders, according to people familiar with the matter. […]

  • Uber's messy data breach collides with launch of SoftBank deal
    on November 23, 2017 at 3:05 am

    TORONTO/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - A newspaper advertisement for an Uber Technologies Inc stock sale was juxtaposed on Wednesday with a report that the ride-service provider had covered up a data hack - something of a metaphor for Uber, a company with boundless investor interest, but whose penchant for rule-breaking has led to a series of scandals. […]

  • Exclusive: SAP investigating its sales practices in Gulf region
    on November 22, 2017 at 7:31 pm

    DUBAI/LONDON (Reuters) - German business software giant SAP , which last month said its South African sales commissions were being probed by U.S. regulators, has launched an investigation into its business practices in the Gulf region, it said on Wednesday. […]

  • U.S. blocks work on WTO ministerial statement ahead of meeting
    on November 22, 2017 at 7:02 pm

    GENEVA (Reuters) - The United States on Wednesday blocked efforts by the World Trade Organization to draft a declaration for ministers to agree on next month, a move that reflects President Donald Trump's view that the WTO does not give his country a fair deal. […]

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