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The Fed cut rates for the second time this year

On Wednesday the Federal Reserve cut interest rates by a quarter percentage point for the second time since July, as concerns grow about a potential...

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Fed confronts new complexities

The Federal Reserve will conclude its latest policy meeting on Wednesday buffeted by conflicting economic data. It is still under steady pressure...

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Boris Johnson’s Brexit plan goes to court

The Brexit strategy of Boris Johnson has been on trial ever since he became prime minister eight weeks ago, and on Tuesday his lawyers will defend it...

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Oil surges after attack on Saudi oil facilities shuts in 5% of global supply

On Monday oil prices surged, with Brent crude posting its biggest intra-day percentage gain since the Gulf War in 1991, after an attack on Saudi...

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Gold gives up gains after the rally, while oil declines; all eyes on Fed

Gold prices gave up their gains after rallying following the European Central Bank’s decisions to cut rate and promise quantitative easing. U.S. gold...

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Sino-U.S. trade thaw sparks risk rally, and euro awaits ECB

The world's two largest economies granted concessions in their heated tariff dispute on Wednesday ahead of planned talks. China exempted a basket...

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China to introduce measures to ease the negative impact of a trade war

China will introduce necessary measures to ease the negative effects of the trade war with the United States, - said Hu Xijin, the editor in chief...

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Boris Johnson to work for Brexit deal after losing six key votes

After Parliament blocked his Brexit strategy and then refused to give him the election he wanted, U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson is promising...

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