TOKYO (Reuters) – Asian shares slipped on Tuesday as a U.S. holiday robbed markets of momentum, while the euro hit a fresh one-year low on uncertainty over the European Central Bank’s policy decision later this week.
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Asian stocks slip, euro hits one-year low on ECB uncertainty
SHANGHAI (Reuters) – China’s latest antitrust probes, which have hit firms such as Microsoft and Volkswagen AG , are not protectionist tools that favor domestic firms, an official of the country’s price regulator told the official China Daily.
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China anti-trust probes not protectionist, regulator says
HONG KONG (Reuters) – In 2010, former Chinese gymnast Li Ning led a surging $4 billion sportswear business, a gold-medal pinnacle echoing his victories at the 1984 Olympic Games.
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China’s Li Ning stumbles from gold medal position to no man’s land
LONDON (Reuters) – World markets advanced on Monday despite the conflict in Ukraine, focusing on whether the European Central Bank will announce plans for economic stimulus when it meets this week.
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Investors look past Ukraine, focus on ECB
PARIS (Reuters) – French President Francois Hollande and European Central Bank chief Mario Draghi agreed on Monday that deflation and weak growth were threatening the European Union’s economy, an official in the president’s office said.
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Hollande, Draghi agree on threat of deflation: official
Reed would shine a spotlight on the frayed condition of American workers.
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What activist Jack Reed would say this Labor Day: Opinion
LONDON (Reuters) – British cigarette maker Imperial Tobacco has closed loans of about $13 billion to back its acquisition of selected brands and assets from Reynolds American Inc, the lead banks said on Monday.
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Imperial Tobacco closes $13 billion of loans
Atlantic City’s newest entry into the troubled casino market began winding its hotel facilities down Monday, with the casino slated to close early Tuesday morning.
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Revel casino, Atlantic City’s gleaming gambling hope, closes down
LONDON (Reuters) – European markets advanced despite the conflict in Ukraine, focusing on whether the European Central Bank will announce plans for economic stimulus when it meets this week.
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European investors look past Ukraine, focus on ECB
BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Former French finance minister Pierre Moscovici has a “good chance” of being named to the European Commission’s top economic and monetary job, a French diplomatic source said on Monday, as attention turned to the line-up of the next EU executive.
France’s Moscovici set for EU economy role, under supervision
When you inherit a Certificate of Deposit, you may not be able to keep the interest rate
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Your Money: Fighting a bank over interest rates
NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. investors are back in the hunt for inflation protection for the first time in two years as rising housing costs – particularly for rent – suggest inflation may finally be waking from its post-recession slumber.
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U.S. inflation bonds back in vogue
Steve Blackman, owner of the Caffeinated Cyclist bike shop in Pitman, is happy to be in a larger location on West Jersey Avenue.
The Caffeinated Cyclist peddles down the road to a larger location
BANGALORE/SYDNEY (Reuters) – Factory activity in Europe and Asia cooled in August after a strong July, as new orders dwindled in the face of escalating tensions in Ukraine and a patchy recovery in China, purchasing managers indexes showed.
Factory activity in Europe, Asia cools; demand lull a concern
LISBON (Reuters) – Auditor KPMG has refused to approve bailed-out Banco Espirito Santo’s first-half report and accounts, published on Monday, citing the bank’s failure to provide adequate information on its financial position and also warned of possible further losses.
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KPMG refuses to approve BES accounts, warns of further loss