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  1. Asian shares, oil fall as U.S.-China trade spat escalatesMon, 18 Jun 2018 02:21:01 -0400
    TOKYO/SYDNEY (Reuters) - Asian shares fell to a 2-1/2 week low on Monday after U.S. President Donald Trump cranked up trade tensions by going ahead with tariffs on Chinese imports, prompting Beijing to immediately respond in kind. More...
  2. Select few emerging Asian economies comfortable with Fed hikesMon, 18 Jun 2018 02:29:02 -0400
    HONG KONG (Reuters) - Higher U.S. rates are rattling many emerging markets in much the same way past tightening cycles did, but the Federal Reserve's hawkishness could also bring cheer for a small group of Asian economies that wouldn't mind seeing their currencies weaken. More...
  3. Goldman sees slightly easier China monetary policy amid trade tiff with U.SMon, 18 Jun 2018 02:52:15 -0400
    SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Goldman Sachs said it expected China to adopt a slightly easier monetary stance in the face of tit-for-tat tariffs between Beijing and Washington that, while likely to have limited immediate impact on the economy, were at risk of escalating. More...
  4. Google to invest $550 million in Chinese e-commerce giant JD.comMon, 18 Jun 2018 00:54:05 -0400
    SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Google will invest $550 million in Chinese e-commerce powerhouse JD.com , part of the U.S. internet giant's efforts to expand its presence in fast-growing Asian markets and battle rivals including Amazon.com . More...
  5. Trump sets tariffs on $50 billion in Chinese goods; Beijing strikes backSat, 16 Jun 2018 03:55:57 -0400
    WASHINGTON/BEIJING (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said he was pushing ahead with hefty tariffs on $50 billion of Chinese imports on Friday, and the smoldering trade war between the world's two largest economies showed signs of igniting as Beijing immediately vowed to respond in kind. More...
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  1. Democrats, activists rally against Trump's family separation policySun, 17 Jun 2018 22:42:48 -0400
    ELIZABETH, N.J. (Reuters) - Democratic lawmakers joined protesters outside immigration detention facilities in New Jersey and Texas on Sunday for Father's Day demonstrations against the Trump administration's practice of separating children from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico border. More...
  2. China's tariffs on U.S. oil would disrupt $1 billion monthly businessMon, 18 Jun 2018 02:34:29 -0400
    SINGAPORE (Reuters) - China's threat to impose duties on U.S. oil imports will hit a business that has soared in the last two years, and which is now worth almost $1 billion per month. More...
  3. Magnitude 6.1 quake in Japan's Osaka area kills three, stops factoriesMon, 18 Jun 2018 02:19:33 -0400
    TOKYO (Reuters) - A magnitude 6.1 earthquake shook Osaka, Japan's second-biggest metropolis, early on Monday morning, killing three people, halting factory lines in a key industrial area and bursting water mains, government officials and broadcaster NHK said. More...
  4. Police search for van that killed one, injured three at Dutch concertMon, 18 Jun 2018 02:21:23 -0400
    AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - A van struck four people at a Dutch concert in the early hours of Monday morning, killing one and injuring three, hours after R&B artist Bruno Mars had performed, police said. More...
  5. Colombia president-elect vows to unite nation, alter peace dealMon, 18 Jun 2018 01:51:25 -0400
    BOGOTA (Reuters) - Colombia's President-elect Ivan Duque, who swept aside leftist Gustavo Petro in Sunday's election, pledged to unite his South American nation after a divisive campaign but insisted he would change a landmark peace accord with leftist rebels. More...
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