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Trump: US to begin cutting foreign aid over migrant caravan
October 22, 2018
As a caravan of thousands crosses Mexico, President Trump says the US will reduce aid to the region.

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U.S. warships pass through Taiwan Strait amid China tensions
October 22, 2018
The United States sent two warships through the Taiwan Strait on Monday in the second such operation this year, as the U.S. military increases the frequency of transits through the strategic waterway despite opposition from China.
UK's May tries to calm Brexit rebels, says deal almost done
October 22, 2018
Prime Minister Theresa May urged restive lawmakers to back her in the final stages of Britain's exit from the European Union, saying talks were in their most difficult stage even if a deal was close.
India's Congress will not name Gandhi as PM candidate in election battle
October 22, 2018
India's main opposition Congress party said on Monday it would not name its leader Rahul Gandhi as the prime ministerial candidate of an alliance seeking to defeat Prime Minister Narendra Modi in next year's general election.
Biya wins Cameroon election to extend 36-year rule
October 22, 2018
Cameroonian President Paul Biya has won re-election by a landslide, the Constitutional Council said on Monday, extending his 36-year rule amid opposition claims of voter fraud.
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WORLD • Business
The Steel Industry Gets What It Wants on Tariffs
October 22, 2018
U.S. steelmakers prevailed in their push for the Trump administration to impose tariffs on imported steel and aluminum. The industry also succeeded in a later effort to make some tariffs disappear.
Hasbro Still Feels Sting From Loss of Toys 'R' Us Business
October 22, 2018
Hasbro continued to struggle in the aftermath of Toys “R” Us’s demise, as liquidation sales damped demand for orders and finding new places for the lost business created complications.
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German Chancellor Merkel Throws Future Military Sales to Saudi Arabia Into Doubt
October 21, 2018
Germany is adding to the pressure on Saudi Arabia over the death of Jamal Khashoggi.
Canada Nearly Runs Out of Weed After Legalization
October 21, 2018
"There is no product," cannabis storeowners say.
Jawboning Won’t Revive China’s Slowing Economy
October 20, 2018
The special Sino Saturday edition of CEO Daily.
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WORLD • Markets
Euro rally proves temporary despite relief over Italian budget
October 22, 2018
The euro rallied on Monday as a fall in Italian government borrowing costs introduced some calm into the market, while the promise of more Chinese stimulus helped offset broader political worries.
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Euro rally proves temporary despite relief over Italian budget
October 22, 2018
The euro rallied on Monday as a fall in Italian government borrowing costs introduced some calm into the market, while the promise of more Chinese stimulus helped offset broader political worries.
Gold prices dip as rallying stocks boost risk appetite
October 22, 2018
Gold fell on Monday, retreating from last week's 2-1/2 month peak as rallying global stock markets pointed to improved investor appetite for risk.
Oil steadies near $80 after Saudi pledges rapid output rise
October 22, 2018
Brent crude traded just below $80 a barrel, as Saudi Arabia sought to reassure the market that the kingdom remains focused on raising output to compensate for supply losses elsewhere.
US Treasury yields slip as fears of market volatility linger
October 22, 2018
U.S. government debt prices rose on Monday as traders anticipated upcoming economic data and bond auctions.
Dow drops 200 points amid worries about earnings and geopolitics
October 22, 2018
Stocks struggled on Monday as investors worried about a deluge of corporate earnings reports coming this week as well as rising geopolitical tensions.
European markets close lower; Ryanair gains 4%
October 22, 2018
Shares in Europe lost momentum on Monday as investors remained cautious over potential headwinds.
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Transatlantic bust-up
October 22, 2018
Tensions expose how an EU deal will be harder for the US than revamping Nafta
Transatlantic bust-up
October 22, 2018
Tensions expose how an EU deal will be harder for the US than revamping Nafta

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WORLD • Opinion
Taming Capital Flow Volatility
October 22, 2018

The global financial safety net has grown since the financial crisis of a decade ago, thanks to regional financial arrangements and bilateral swap agreements. But regional arrangements are not found everywhere, while only a limited number of central banks have access to swap agreements.

International Editorial
Will We Protect Antarctica or Exploit It?
October 22, 2018
A special multination commission should approve proposals for three marine sanctuaries in the continent’s bountiful seas.
To the Next ‘BBQ Becky’: Don't Call 911. Call 1-844-WYT-FEAR.
October 22, 2018
A new emergency hotline for when it’s not an emergency, just harassment.
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