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A man offers prayer to a Hindu goddess at the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) office, as India's Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman is seen on a television screen presenting the annual budget in Mumbai, India, July 5, 2019.
Tens of thousands face job losses amid slowdown in automobile sector and other businesses
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Tue, 09/17/2019 - 12:08
Incoming President of the European Central Bank Christine Lagarde, center, arrives for a meeting of the European Parliament's Economic and Monetary Affairs Committee in Brussels, Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2019. (AP Photo/Francisco Seco)
Non-binding vote Tuesday was 394 in favor and 206 against, with 49 abstentions
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Tue, 09/17/2019 - 07:01
Chinese Vice Premier Liu He, right, sits with U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer, second from left, and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, left, before the start of talks at the Xijiao Conference Center in Shanghai, July 31, 2019.
US, China seeking to resume negotiations to end bitter year-long trade war
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Tue, 09/17/2019 - 05:59
The U.N. Security Council holds a meeting on the Mideast attended by U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, Aug. 20, 2019 at U.N. headquarters.
China insisting on including a reference to Beijing's $1 trillion global building program in resolution on the UN political mission in Afghanistan
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Tue, 09/17/2019 - 01:10
President Donald Trump speaks to reporters before leaving the White House, Sept. 16, 2019, in Washington.
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In a letter to US Congress released by the White House, president said that he intends to enter into agreements 'in the coming weeks' and was notifying lawmakers that tariff deal would be made under a trade law provision allowing him to make reciprocal tariff reductions by proclamation
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By Reuters
Mon, 09/16/2019 - 23:47
The logo of French television channel Canal+ is seen on the Croisette at the 70th Cannes Film Festival, Cannes, France, May 16, 2017.
New Canal+ bundles integrating Netflix will be available in France starting Oct. 15 and later expanded to other European markets
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By Reuters
Mon, 09/16/2019 - 23:21
The Lotus Tower, the tallest tower in South Asia in shape of a 356-meter lotus and built with Chinese funding, is seen during its launching ceremony in Colombo, Sri Lanka, Sept. 16, 2019.
At grand opening President Maithripala Sirisena said one of the Chinese firms contracted to work on the project had disappeared with $11 million of state funds
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By Reuters
Mon, 09/16/2019 - 21:39