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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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Siemens CEO Kaeser says he will not attend Saudi investment conference
October 22, 2018
Siemens's chief executive said on Monday he would not attend a three-day Future Investment Initiative conference in Saudi Arabia after the country admitted that journalist Jamal Khashoggi had been killed in its consulate in Istanbul.
Former Croatia PM sentenced for bribe, war profiteering
October 22, 2018
Former Croatian prime minister, Ivo Sanader, was sentenced to two-and-a-half years in prison on Monday for taking a bribe from Austria's then Hypo Alpe Adria bank during the 1991-95 war.
'The world is watching', Kushner tells Saudi crown prince on Khashoggi
October 22, 2018
White House adviser Jared Kushner said on Monday he had urged Saudi Arabia's crown prince to be transparent about the killing of Jamal Khashoggi, and told him "the world is watching" Riyadh's account of the journalist's disappearance.
Armenian parliament votes down changes to electoral code
October 22, 2018
The Armenian parliament on Monday voted down changes to the country's electoral code ahead of an early election expected to be held in December.
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Halliburton Profit Beats Forecasts Despite Softness in Demand
October 22, 2018
Halliburton profit rose 19% in the latest quarter but the oil-field services company said demand for some of its key operations came in weaker than anticipated.
Airlines Face Rising Fuel Costs. Blame Cruise Ships.
October 22, 2018
Airlines’ fuel budgets are about to get squeezed by unlikely competitors. Shipowners around the world are expected to start switching next year to cleaner-burning diesel fuel, ahead of emissions regulations taking effect in 2020.
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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 falters as rising dollar dents appeal
October 22, 2018
Gold prices slipped on Monday, pressured by a rallying dollar and the metal's failure to break above a key technical level.
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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WORLD • Economy
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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