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Tuesday, May 30, 2017

International

IMF’s Lagarde says protectionist ‘sword’ hangs over firming growth

Global economic recovery is gaining momentum but could be cut off by a "sword of protectionism" now threatening global trade, International Monetary Fund Managing...

Dollar steadies after sliding on Trump says it’s too strong

The dollar recovered from a two-week low against a broad index on Thursday, having slid after U.S. President Donald Trump said the currency was...

United Airlines faces mounting pressure over hospitalized passenger

TVC NEWS United Airlines (UAL.N) and its chief executive faced mounting pressure on Tuesday from a worldwide backlash over its treatment of a passenger...

Trump won’t rule out second Yellen term, signaling drift to the...

TVC NEWS President Donald Trump signaled on Wednesday he could be moving closer to the mainstream on monetary policy, saying he had not ruled...

Wall Street ends lower; Trump comments dampen sentiment late

TVC NEWS U.S. stocks eased on Wednesday and the S&P 500 closed below a key technical level for the first time since Election Day,...

Putin says trust erodes under Trump, Moscow icily receives Tillerson

TVC NEWS Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday trust had eroded between the United States and Russia under President Donald Trump, as Moscow delivered an unusually...

Five Sudanese soldiers killed in Yemen conflict

Five Sudanese soldiers have been killed while fighting for the Saudi Arabia-led coalition against Houthi forces in Yemen, a spokesman for Sudan's armed forces...

Player injured in Borussia Dortmund team bus explosions

Three explosions hit the bus of German football team Borussia Dortmund on Tuesday night ahead of its first leg UEFA Champions League quarterfinal match...

UK textiles reshoring is ‘real and growing’

The value of UK clothing and textile production increased by 2.5% to £9.1bn between 2014 and 2016, but new investment could offer even greater...

U.S. raises duties on South Korean oil tubing, cites steel subsidies

The U.S. Commerce Department said on Tuesday that it increased anti-dumping duties on oil and gas drilling pipes from South Korea, applying new legal...
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