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  • Report: China to buy more US soybeans as of today
    Report: China to buy more US soybeans as of today
    Politics 44m ago

    China is planning on buying more soybeans from the United States as soon as today, according to anonymous sources familiar with the matter.

    The Bloomberg report released on Thursday suggested China's state grain stockpiler Si...

  • Tusk: Will meet PM May for 'last minute talks'
    Tusk: Will meet PM May for 'last minute talks'
    Politics 53m ago

    President of the European Council Donald Tusk announced on his Twitter account on Thursday that he will hold a meeting with British Prime Minister Theresa May for "last minute talks." The meeting between the two will take place...

  • Ifo institute downgrades Germany's growth outlook
    Ifo institute downgrades Germany's growth outlook
    Economy 1h ago

    "The economy as a whole is shifting down a gear," Ifo institute said on Thursday as it issued a forecast for Germany. Authors of the quarterly report stressed "the boom is over" for the country.

    The predicted ...

  • Ukraine planning offensive to reach Russian border - Moscow
    Ukraine planning offensive to reach Russian border - Moscow
    Politics 1h ago

    Russia's Foreign Ministry warned on Thursday that the Ukrainian government is planning to launch an offensive in Donbass with the goal of reaching the Russian border.

    The ministry's spokesperson Maria Zakharova claimed Ki...

  • Wall Street seen higher on trade optimism
    Wall Street seen higher on trade optimism
    Markets 1h ago

    United States stock index futures were higher on Thursday fueled by hopes of a successful resolution of the trade dispute between China and the US. Earlier, a report suggested the...

  • IEA: Global oil market to move to deficit by Q2 2019
    IEA: Global oil market to move to deficit by Q2 2019
    Economy 1h ago

    International Energy Agency (IEA) stated on Thursday that it expects the global oil market to move into deficit in the second quarter of 2019 if the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and other major oil producers c...

  • Pound erases losses on Barclay's Brexit optimism
    Pound erases losses on Barclay's Brexit optimism
    Politics | Markets 1h ago

    Sterling traded slightly in the green against the dollar on Thursday as Stephen Barclay, the United Kingdom's secretary of state for exiting the European Union, expressed optimism about the new round of negotiations. He told the BBC ...

  • Barclay: May's deal only one to gain confidence in Parliament
    Barclay: May's deal only one to gain confidence in Parliament
    Politics 2h ago

    Brexit Secretary Stephen Barclay said on Thursday that the only deal for the United Kingdom's withdrawal from the European Union that will pass Parliament is Prime Minister Theresa May's agreement.

    "The only deal th...

  • Apple announces $1B investment in Texas campus
    Apple announces $1B investment in Texas campus
    Business 2h ago

    Apple Inc. announced on Thursday that it will allocate $1 billion for its new Texas campus in Austin, according to the company's official press release. The investment will go to the 133-acre site that will have the capacity to house...

  • Germany says UK already got Brexit concessions
    Germany says UK already got Brexit concessions
    Politics 2h ago

    Heiko Maas expressed determination on Thursday to do "everything" that's possible to avoid the possibility that Britain crashes out of the European Union without an arranged process. However, according to the German ministe...

  • Turkey sets up space agency
    Turkey sets up space agency
    World 2h ago

    The establishment of the Turkey Space Agency (TSA) was officially confirmed by a presidential decree published in the Turkish Official Gazette on Thursday, local media report.

    According to the decree, the TSA will be responsible ...

  • Moscovici: France might breach EU rules on deficit
    Moscovici: France might breach EU rules on deficit
    Economy 2h ago

    European Union's Economics Affairs Commissioner Pierre Moscovici stated on Thursday that France's temporary breach of the bloc's budget deficit rules is a possibility, media reported. According to the official, if such an eve...

  • Europe trades mostly higher as May stays on as PM
    Europe trades mostly higher as May stays on as PM
    Markets 2h ago

    European markets were mostly in the green in early trade on Thursday as the Chinese government announced it is considering changes to its Made in China 2025 economic development plan in an effort to ease trade relations with the United S...

  • China: 2 Canadians suspected of endangering natl sec
    China: 2 Canadians suspected of endangering natl sec
    Politics 2h ago

    The Chinese Foreign Ministry confirmed on Thursday two Canadian citizens are being held by its State Security. Michael Spavor and Michael Kovrig were both picked op on Monday, 10 December, on suspicion of endangering national security, t...

  • Europe seen higher after May turmoil, ahead of ECB
    Europe seen higher after May turmoil, ahead of ECB
    Markets 2h ago

    European stock index futures pointed to a higher open on Thursday as investors digested the last night's events in which leader of Conservatives and British Prime Minister Theresa May came out undefeated after her party's no-conf...