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Southwest is among U.S. airlines that have received billions of dollars in government payroll aid which bans any forced job cuts before October NegativeSouthwest which has not imposed any layoffs or furloughs in its 49year history said its flying capacity would probably be down about in the fall http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-southwest-jobs/southwest-offers-buyout-packages-temporary-leaves-to-ensure-survival-idUSKBN23907G2020-06-02
The Trump Administrations proposed rule would usurp state and tribal authority to regulate our waters in violation of the Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson said after submitting comments in October NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. Environmental Protection Agency chief Andrew Wheeler signed on Monday a rule limiting state powers to block energy infrastructure projects setting up a fight with some Democratic governors who say Washington is stripping their ability to protect their states interests and combat climate change http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-epa-water-energy/u-s-epa-moves-to-curb-state-powers-to-deny-permits-for-energy-projects-idUSKBN2383672020-06-02
The full Disney Goes album will debut in October Walt Disney Co and Universal Music Groups Decca Records said in a statement NeutralMatteo Bocelli the son of renowned Italian tenor Andrea Bocelli on Friday released a new version of The Lion movie ballad Can You Feel the Love the first single from an album of classical versions of Disney songs http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainment/article/us-music-disney-bocelli/matteo-bocelli-sings-lion-king-hit-as-disney-songs-go-classical-idUSKBN2350112020-05-29
default ratio in April was the highest since October 2018 when it was 4 NeutralBRASILIA Loan defaults in Brazil rose in April for a fourth month in a row official figures showed on Thursday something not seen since the 201516 recession and a sign of what could lie in store as the economy heads for another steep downturn this year http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-brazil-economy-lending/brazil-default-ratio-highest-since-last-july-rises-for-fourth-month-in-a-row-idUSKBN2342PE2020-05-29
Closing arguments are expected in the last week of September and first week of October NeutralHuawei Technologies Cos Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou was dealt a setback by a Canadian court on Wednesday as she tries to avoid extradition to the United States to face bank fraud charges dashing hopes for an end to her 18month house arrest in Vancouver http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-usa-huawei-tech-canada/huawei-cfo-meng-loses-key-court-fight-against-extradition-to-united-states-idUSKBN2331512020-05-28
FRANKFURT Frankfurts annual book fair the worlds largest will take place as scheduled in midOctober its organisers said on Wednesday a sign of some return to normality amid the coronavirus pandemic NeutralFRANKFURT Frankfurts annual book fair the worlds largest will take place as scheduled in midOctober its organisers said on Wednesday a sign of some return to normality amid the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainment/arts/article/us-health-coronavirus-frankfurt-book-fai/frankfurt-book-fair-to-go-ahead-on-schedule-in-october-idUSKBN2332HQ2020-05-28
Germany has stepped up efforts to counter farright groups in recent months especially after a gunman in the city of Halle killed two people outside a synagogue in October NegativeBERLIN The number of antiSemitic crimes committed in Germany rose last year by Interior Minster Horst Seehofer said on Wednesday laying the blame squarely on rightwing radicals http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-germany-antisemitism/german-minister-warns-of-far-right-threat-as-anti-semitic-crime-jumps-idUSKBN2331ZZ2020-05-28
It will take place from Oct NeutralFRANKFURT Frankfurts annual book fair the worlds largest will take place as scheduled in midOctober its organisers said on Wednesday a sign of some return to normality amid the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainment/arts/article/us-health-coronavirus-frankfurt-book-fai/frankfurt-book-fair-to-go-ahead-on-schedule-in-october-idUSKBN2332HQ2020-05-28
475 billion request for the fiscal year that begins Oct NeutralWASHINGTON U.S. passenger railroad service Amtrak said on Tuesday it needs a further http://www.reuters.com/news/us/article/us-health-coronavirus-amtrak/amtrak-needs-1-5-billion-bailout-prepares-to-cut-up-to-20-of-workforce-idUSKBN2322832020-05-27
NEW YORK U.S. pharmacy chains are preparing a big push for flu vaccinations when the season kicks off in October hoping to curb tens of thousands of serious cases that could coincide with a second wave of coronavirus infections NegativeNEW YORK U.S. pharmacy chains are preparing a big push for flu vaccinations when the season kicks off in October hoping to curb tens of thousands of serious cases that could coincide with a second wave of coronavirus infections http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-flu-focus/fears-of-coronavirus-second-wave-prompt-flu-push-at-u-s-pharmacies-drugmakers-idUSKBN2321F02020-05-27
One of these roads is near the Galwan valley that connects to Daulat Beg Oldi air base which was inaugurated last October NegativeNEW A Himalayan border standoff between old foes India and China was triggered by Indias construction of roads and air strips in the region as it competes with Chinas spreading Belt and Road initiative Indian observers said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-india-china/new-indian-roads-air-strips-sparked-border-standoff-with-china-india-observers-say-idUSKBN2321XJ2020-05-27
Aston Martin famed for being fictional secret agent James Bonds car of choice has seen its share price plummet since floating in October 2018 NegativeThe luxury carmaker said in an emailed statement that it is reviewing its management team but declined to comment on Palmers fate http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-aston-martin-ceo/aston-martin-chief-to-leave-mercedes-amg-ceo-to-replace-him-source-idUSKBN2300N02020-05-25
Is it going to be viable to have a world tournament in October or The answer to that is probably no NeutralSYDNEY May 24 Former Australia cricket captain Mark Taylor has urged the International Cricket Council to make a decision this week on whether the mens Twenty20 World Cup will go ahead in October http://www.reuters.com/finance/deals/article/cricket-worldcup-australia-india/cricket-australias-taylor-urges-icc-to-make-decision-on-t20-world-cup-this-week-idUSL4N2D602H2020-05-24
My feeling is the World T20 wont go ahead in Australia in October as planned NegativeSYDNEY May 24 Former Australia cricket captain Mark Taylor has urged the International Cricket Council to make a decision this week on whether the mens Twenty20 World Cup will go ahead in October http://www.reuters.com/finance/deals/article/cricket-worldcup-australia-india/cricket-australias-taylor-urges-icc-to-make-decision-on-t20-world-cup-this-week-idUSL4N2D602H2020-05-24
SYDNEY May 24 Former Australia cricket captain Mark Taylor has urged the International Cricket Council to make a decision this week on whether the mens Twenty20 World Cup will go ahead in October NegativeSYDNEY May 24 Former Australia cricket captain Mark Taylor has urged the International Cricket Council to make a decision this week on whether the mens Twenty20 World Cup will go ahead in October http://www.reuters.com/finance/deals/article/cricket-worldcup-australia-india/cricket-australias-taylor-urges-icc-to-make-decision-on-t20-world-cup-this-week-idUSL4N2D602H2020-05-24
The currency has lost more than half its value since October amid a liquidity shortage that has largely frozen savers out of their deposits NegativeBEIRUT Lebanons powerful parliament speaker said on Friday it was time for government action to help citizens grappling with an economic crisis and this could not wait for the outcome of International Monetary Fund negotiations http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-lebanon-crisis/lebanons-berri-tells-government-time-for-action-not-words-idUSKBN22Y1P22020-05-23
Mexicos huge moneylosing driller is run by Chief Executive Octavio Romero who sticks to the governments position NegativeMEXICO YORK Mexicos stateowned oil company Petroleos Mexicanos has seen investor sentiment improve in recent weeks despite skyhigh debts a slump in demand and no clear direction about how the government will turn the moneylosing driller around http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-pemex-bonds-analysis/why-bond-investors-are-willing-to-bet-on-money-losing-pemex-after-oil-price-crash-idUSKBN22Y0KN2020-05-22
Possible shipment periods are Oct Neutraldetails on tender from paragraph http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/grains-jordan/update-1-jordan-issues-new-tender-to-buy-120000-tonnes-wheat-idUSL8N2D40M52020-05-22
Shipment is sought in a series of possible combinations in 60000 tonne consignments in October and November Neutraldetails on tender from paragraph http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/grains-jordan/update-1-jordan-issues-new-tender-to-buy-120000-tonnes-wheat-idUSL8N2D40M52020-05-22
The couple had been scheduled to face trial in October alongside other parents NeutralFull actress Lori Loughlin and her husband have agreed to plead guilty to U.S. charges they conspired to fraudulently secure their daughters admission to the University of Southern California federal prosecutors said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainment/article/us-usa-education-cheating/actress-lori-loughlin-husband-to-plead-guilty-to-u-s-college-admissions-scam-idUSKBN22X1OK2020-05-22
Pelosi who is second in line for the presidency has not spoken directly to Trump since Oct NeutralWASHINGTON Nancy Pelosi the top elected U.S. Democrat compared President Donald Trump on Wednesday to a child with doggy doo on his as the spat between the two leaders escalated http://www.reuters.com/politics/article/us-usa-trump-pelosi/pelosi-quips-that-trump-has-doggy-doo-on-his-shoes-in-ongoing-spat-idUSKBN22W38G2020-05-21
He added that on July 6 an annual auction is held for capacity between Oct NeutralWARSAW Poland expects Russia to continue sending the same or similar amounts of gas it did before their transit deal expired earlier this week according to auction results and potential delays in the Nord Stream2 pipeline a Polish official said http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-russia-poland-gas-demand/poland-expects-russia-to-continue-gas-transit-to-europe-idUSKBN22V1N12020-05-20
Loverro took the post last October to helm NASAs efforts to return humans to the lunar surface by 2024 a hastened time line set by the Trump administration in 2019 NeutralNASAs human spaceflight chief Doug Loverro has resigned according to an internal memo seen by agency employees on Tuesday just a week before the agency is scheduled to launch two astronauts into space from for the first time since 2011 http://www.reuters.com/news/us/article/us-space-exploration-nasa-human/nasa-human-spaceflight-chief-resigns-ahead-of-launch-idUSKBN22V31C2020-05-20
The mosttraded steel rebar and hotrolled coils contracts are typically delivered in January May and October PositiveChinas Shanghai Futures Exchange seeks to recruit market makers for five listed futures products including the flagship steel rebar and hotrolled coils saying it aims to resolve discontinuity issues of main contracts http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-steel-futures/shanghai-futures-exchange-to-recruit-market-makers-to-boost-liquidity-idUSKBN22W0FE2020-05-20
All the same it marked the second straight quarter of decline as households endured the doublewhammy of the coronavirus and a sales tax hike to from in October last year NegativeTOKYO Japans economy slipped into recession for the first time in years in the last quarter putting the nation on course for its deepest postwar slump as the coronavirus crisis ravages businesses and consumers http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-japan-economy-gdp/japan-braces-for-worst-postwar-slump-as-pandemic-tips-economy-into-recession-idUSKBN22U0012020-05-18
The courts next term is due to begin in October NeutralThe U.S. Supreme Court will postpone its next round of oral arguments that had been scheduled to start later this month including a highprofile dispute over President Donald Trumps tax and financial records in a bid to combat the spread of the coronavirus a spokeswoman said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-court/u-s-supreme-court-postpones-arguments-amid-coronavirus-worries-idUSKBN2132FX2020-05-18
in OctoberDecember last year the GDP data showed suggesting that uncertainty over the outlook is discouraging companies from boosting spending NegativeTOKYO Japans economy slipped into recession for the first time in years in the last quarter putting the nation on course for its deepest postwar slump as the coronavirus crisis ravages businesses and consumers http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-japan-economy-gdp/japan-braces-for-worst-postwar-slump-as-pandemic-tips-economy-into-recession-idUSKBN22U0012020-05-18
The Preakness Stakes will be run Oct NeutralNEW YORK New Yorks Watkins Glen International auto race circuit and several horse racing tracks in the state can reopen without fans from June 1 Governor Andrew Cuomo said on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-newyork-sports/new-york-to-reopen-auto-horse-racing-tracks-without-fans-idUSKBN22S0VI2020-05-17
Economic growth in Dubai was sluggish before the pandemic and hopes of benefiting from hosting the Expo world fair in October collapsed when the event was postponed to 2021 NegativeThe governments of Abu Dhabi and Dubai are discussing ways to prop up Dubais economy by linking up assets in the two emirates with Abu Dhabis state fund Mubadala likely to play a key role in any deal three sources familiar with the matter said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emirates-economy-mubadala-exclusive/exclsuive-abu-dhabi-in-talks-with-dubai-for-support-through-state-fund-mubadala-sources-idUSKBN22R1UL2020-05-16
It already warned that its management and administrative ranks would be around smaller starting in October NegativeUniteds flying schedule is down by about http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-united-arlns-exclu/exclusive-united-airlines-only-needs-3000-of-25000-flight-attendants-in-june-sources-idUSKBN22R2MJ2020-05-16
All three are receiving billions of dollars in government payroll aid that bans any job cuts before October NegativeAll three are receiving billions of dollars in government payroll aid that bans any job cuts before October http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-health-coronavirus-delta-air-pilots-e/delta-others-wrestle-with-too-many-planes-too-many-pilots-idUSKBN22Q2B42020-05-15
Nokia which axed its dividend after a profit warning in October to preserve cash is battling with Chinas Huawei and Swedens Ericsson in the race to build nextgeneration 5G networks PositiveFinnish telecom equipment maker Nokia said on Thursday it would buy back 150 million euros of its March 2021 notes as it restructures its finances http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-nokia-bonds/finlands-nokia-buys-back-150-million-euros-of-march-2021-notes-idUSKBN22Q0VS2020-05-15
Under the nuclear deal a U.N. arms embargo is due to expire in October NegativeNEW YORK China rejected on Thursday a planned push by the United States to extend a United Nations arms embargo on Iran and if that fails Washingtons assertion that it could trigger a return of all sanctions on Tehran at the U.N. Security Council http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-iran-china-un/chinas-rejects-planned-u-s-moves-at-u-n-on-iran-sanctions-idUSKBN22Q37G2020-05-15
NEW The United States publicly threatened on Wednesday to trigger a return of all United Nations sanctions on Iran if the U.N. Security Council does not extend an arms embargo on Tehran that is due to expire in October under the Iran nuclear deal NegativeNEW The United States publicly threatened on Wednesday to trigger a return of all United Nations sanctions on Iran if the U.N. Security Council does not extend an arms embargo on Tehran that is due to expire in October under the Iran nuclear deal http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-usa-iran-sanctions-un/u-s-envoy-threatens-to-trigger-return-of-u-n-sanctions-on-iran-idUSKBN22Q0972020-05-14
On March 30 ABN had warned it would suffer a loss for the quarter and scrapped paying dividends until Oct NegativeAMSTERDAM Dutch bank ABN Amro http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-abn-amro-results/abn-amro-swings-to-q1-net-loss-of-395-million-euros-including-provisions-of-1-1-billion-euros-idUSKBN22P0K82020-05-13
In October 2017 Trump suggested the FCC could challenge the license of NBC after stories Trump declared were not true but Pai said it had no authority to do so NeutralWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump is again pressuring the U.S. Federal Communications Commission over a broadcast news program after failing for years to convince regulators to take any action against broadcasters http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-nbc-pai/trump-again-pressures-u-s-regulator-on-news-programming-idUSKBN22N2I62020-05-11
Loughlin and her fashion designer husband Mossimo Giannulli are set to face trial in October with six other parents NeutralBOSTON A federal judge on Friday declined to dismiss the charges against Full actress Lori Loughlin and other wealthy parents awaiting trial in the U.S. college admissions scandal after they accused investigators of fabricating evidence http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-education-cheating/lori-loughlin-other-parents-lose-bid-to-dismiss-u-s-college-scam-charges-idUSKBN22K2KM2020-05-11
TOKYO Toyota Motor Corp plans to slash production in North America by nearly a third through October due to the coronavirus crisis and expects it will take some time for output to return to normal a person familiar with the matter said NegativeTOKYO Toyota Motor Corp plans to slash production in North America by nearly a third through October due to the coronavirus crisis and expects it will take some time for output to return to normal a person familiar with the matter said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-toyota-production-exclusive/exclusive-toyota-to-cut-north-american-output-by-29-through-october-idUSKBN22N1W42020-05-11
The olive green cardigan worn by Cobain for the session sold for at auction in October 2019 in what Juliens said was a world record for a cardigan NegativeKurt Cobains cardigan sold for a record last year http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-people-kurt-cobain/kurt-cobains-unplugged-guitar-has-1-million-auction-estimate-idUSKBN22N1MW2020-05-11
CARACAS Members of Venezuelas opposition in October negotiated a million deal with a small Florida security company to invade the country and overthrow President Nicolas Maduro according to a document published by the Washington Post on Thursday NegativeCARACAS Members of Venezuelas opposition in October negotiated a million deal with a small Florida security company to invade the country and overthrow President Nicolas Maduro according to a document published by the Washington Post on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-venezuela-security/venezuela-opposition-negotiated-maduro-overthrow-plan-with-security-firm-report-idUSKBN22J2QZ2020-05-08
The revised list is set to take effect from October NeutralBRUSSELS The European Commission is considering creating a new authority to police financial crime and monitor banks more strictly it said on Thursday confirming a Reuters report http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eu-moneylaundering/eu-executive-proposes-anti-money-laundering-body-idUSKBN22J1NG2020-05-08
A Chinese military spokesman Senior Colonel Wu Qian warned last October that Beijing would not stand if Washington deployed landbased longrange missiles in the AsiaPacific region NegativeHONG KONG As Washington and Beijing trade barbs over the coronavirus pandemic a longerterm struggle between the two Pacific powers is at a turning point as the United States rolls out new weapons and strategy in a bid to close a wide missile gap with China http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-missiles-specialreport-us/special-report-u-s-rearms-to-nullify-chinas-missile-supremacy-idUSKBN22I1EQ2020-05-07
DeJoy replaces Megan Brennan who announced in October that she planned to retire PositiveWASHINGTON A Republican Party donor was named on Wednesday to lead the U.S. Postal Service which President Donald Trump has criticized for not charging companies like Amazon http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-postmaster/republican-donor-named-u-s-postmaster-general-idUSKBN22J09T2020-05-07
LONDON A genetic study of samples from more than 7500 people infected with COVID19 suggests the new coronavirus spread quickly around the world after it emerged in China sometime between October and December last year scientists said on Wednesday NegativeLONDON A genetic study of samples from more than 7500 people infected with COVID19 suggests the new coronavirus spread quickly around the world after it emerged in China sometime between October and December last year scientists said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-evolution/new-coronavirus-spread-swiftly-around-world-from-late-2019-study-finds-idUSKBN22I1E32020-05-07
In March President Alassane Ouattara designated Gon Coulibaly as the ruling RHDP partys candidate for Octobers presidential election after saying he would not himself seek a third term NeutralABIDJAN Ivory Coast Prime Minister Amadou Gon Coulibaly the ruling partys candidate in this years presidential race will stay in France for a few weeks of medical rest after undergoing a heart exam the presidency said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ivorycoast-politics/ivory-coast-pm-to-spend-weeks-in-france-on-medical-rest-after-heart-exam-idUSKBN22H29E2020-05-06
Stander said Comair would resume its operations in accordance with government directives but the grounding of flights is likely to last until October or even November NeutralComair joins stateowned South African Airways which filed for business rescue in December as well as stateowned SA Express which was placed under provisional last Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-health-coronavirus-safrica-comair-lim/south-african-airline-comair-files-for-business-rescue-idUSKBN22H1RJ2020-05-06
flu will come back in October and itll leave in he said NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexico is winning the battle against the coronavirus and has enough spare capacity to see off the peak of the pandemic this week but the number of deaths linked to the disease is likely higher than official data reflects a top health official said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-mexico-minister-ex/exclusive-were-winning-mexicos-coronavirus-czar-sees-victory-in-sight-idUSKBN22H2RV2020-05-06
Affected employees will be notified in mid to late July for an Oct NeutralThe United memos are the first indication of just how much major airlines might downsize due to the health crisis http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-united-arlns/united-airlines-to-cut-30-of-management-in-october-preparing-pilot-changes-too-company-memos-idUSKBN22G3082020-05-05
One pilot union official said the group was interpreting the message to mean a reduction as soon as Oct NeutralThe United memos are the first indication of just how much major airlines might downsize due to the health crisis http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-united-arlns/united-airlines-to-cut-30-of-management-in-october-preparing-pilot-changes-too-company-memos-idUSKBN22G3082020-05-05
ABIDJAN Ivory Coast Prime Minister Amadou Gon Coulibaly the ruling partys candidate in Octobers presidential election has flown to France for medical checks the presidency said on Sunday NeutralABIDJAN Ivory Coast Prime Minister Amadou Gon Coulibaly the ruling partys candidate in Octobers presidential election has flown to France for medical checks the presidency said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-ivorycoast-politic/ivory-coast-pm-flies-to-france-for-medical-checks-idUSKBN22F0F72020-05-04
Trudeaus Liberal party campaigned in Octobers federal election on a promise to bring in stricter gun control PositiveOTTAWA Canada is banning the sale of militarygrade assault weapons in the aftermath of the countrys deadliest mass shooting two weeks ago Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-canada-guns/canada-bans-assault-style-weapons-in-aftermath-of-mass-shooting-idUSKBN22D62V2020-05-02
BUDAPEST Hungary needs to prepare for a potential second wave of coronavirus cases in October and November after a likely slowdown in the outbreaks infection rate in the summer the prime minister told state radio on Friday NegativeBUDAPEST Hungary needs to prepare for a potential second wave of coronavirus cases in October and November after a likely slowdown in the outbreaks infection rate in the summer the prime minister told state radio on Friday http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-hungary-orban/hungary-pm-warns-of-potential-second-wave-of-coronavirus-in-october-november-idUSKBN22D4L52020-05-01
Origin said it would pay Octopus million up front and million over four financial years tied to the rollout of Kraken across Origins retail operations PositiveAdopting its approach will allow Origin to create a genuine competitive advantage http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-origin-energy-octopus/australias-origin-energy-to-buy-20-stake-in-uks-octopus-energy-idUSKBN22D43J2020-05-01
The local currency has shed more than half its value and savers have been largely shut out of their deposits since October when countrywide protests erupted against ruling politicians NegativeBEIRUT Lebanon plans to seek International Monetary Fund aid after approving an economic rescue plan setting out vast losses in its financial system as it aims to chart a way out of a crisis seen as the biggest risk to stability since the 197590 civil war http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-lebanon-crisis/with-economy-in-free-fall-lebanon-aims-for-imf-aid-idUSKBN22C2FM2020-05-01
We have to prepare for a second wave the in OctoberNovember NeutralBUDAPEST Hungary needs to prepare for a potential second wave of coronavirus cases in October and November after a likely slowdown in the outbreaks infection rate in the summer the prime minister told state radio on Friday http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-hungary-orban/hungary-pm-warns-of-potential-second-wave-of-coronavirus-in-october-november-idUSKBN22D4L52020-05-01
Were thrilled to be able to accelerate our global expansion to make the green energy transition cheaper and Octopus Energy founder and chief executive Greg Jackson said in a statement PositiveAdopting its approach will allow Origin to create a genuine competitive advantage http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-origin-energy-octopus/australias-origin-energy-to-buy-20-stake-in-uks-octopus-energy-idUSKBN22D43J2020-05-01
YORK The United States is the U.N. Security Council will extend an arms embargo on Iran before it expires in October a top U.S. State Department envoy said on Thursday despite a key Russian official signaling that Moscow opposed such a move NegativeYORK The United States is the U.N. Security Council will extend an arms embargo on Iran before it expires in October a top U.S. State Department envoy said on Thursday despite a key Russian official signaling that Moscow opposed such a move http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-iran-sanctions/u-s-hopeful-u-n-will-extend-iran-arms-embargo-russia-negative-idUSKBN22C3RE2020-05-01
Lebanon is in the throes of a deep economic crisis that has seen its currency lose more than half its value since October soaring inflation and spiraling unemployment NegativeBEIRUT Small protests fueled by worsening economic conditions in Lebanon broke out across several cities late on Wednesday marking a third night of unrest http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-lebanon-crisis-protests/small-protests-break-out-in-lebanese-cities-in-third-night-of-unrest-idUSKBN22B37H2020-04-30
Democrat Kweisi Mfume won a special U.S. congressional election in Maryland on Tuesday to finish the term of Democratic Representative Elijah Cummings who died in October while Ohio held mostly mailin primaries in response to the coronavirus pandemic NegativeDemocrat Kweisi Mfume won a special U.S. congressional election in Maryland on Tuesday to finish the term of Democratic Representative Elijah Cummings who died in October while Ohio held mostly mailin primaries in response to the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-ohio-election/democrat-mfume-retakes-maryland-congressional-seat-in-special-election-idUSKCN22A1FF2020-04-29
Economy minister Raoul Nehme said consumer goods in the importdependent country had risen in price by since October roughly in line with the pounds drop on the parallel market Neutralcurrency price http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/lebanon-crisis-hezbollah/update-1-lebanons-hezbollah-criticises-c-bank-over-pounds-collapse-report-idUSL5N2CG3UC2020-04-29
Tripoli a mainly Sunni Muslim port city 80 km north of Beirut and long dogged by poverty and unemployment was the stage for protests against Lebanons ruling elite last October NegativeTRIPOLI Lebanon Protests against growing economic hardship erupted in Tripoli and spread to other Lebanese cities on Tuesday with banks set ablaze and violence boiling over into a second night http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-lebanon-crisis-tripoli/lebanon-cities-erupt-against-economic-hardship-one-protester-killed-in-tripoli-idUSKCN22A00R2020-04-29
Boeing has had a separate chairman and chief executive since October NeutralOur first priority is going to be to pay that back the principle and the interest that goes with it http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-boeing-agm/boeing-says-it-will-need-to-borrow-more-money-on-coronavirus-fallout-idUSKCN22921Q2020-04-28
3 presidential election have to register by Oct NeutralWASHINGTON A federal court will begin hearing a case on Monday that could decide whether hundreds of thousands of newly enfranchised felons in the key swing state of Florida will be able to vote in Novembers election http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-florida-felons/florida-felons-voting-rights-case-to-begin-on-monday-idUSKCN2280E82020-04-27
Amid the unprecedented reductions by major producers Angola committed to cut almost a quarter of its output from an October 2018 baseline NegativeLONDON Angola sees an oil production curb by OPEC its allies and other top producers as insufficient to balance global markets state news agency ANGOP quoted resources and petroleum minister Diamantino Azevedo as saying on Friday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil-angola/opec-member-angola-says-producer-cuts-insufficient-more-action-needed-idUSKCN22627M2020-04-25
Karate Combat also recently enlisted sports and entertainment agency Octagon to help find a broadcaster PositiveKarate Combat a league devoted to showcasing the ancient martial art said it is hoping to take advantage of the stalled sports calendar to premiere its prerecorded second season which blends real fighting with video game settings http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-karate/karate-combat-looks-to-fill-sports-void-idUSKCN2242TA2020-04-23
Netflix which has about billion in debt last raised money in October 2019 through a billion offering of senior notes NeutralShares of the company were down at in morning trade after it also forecast a weaker second half of the year when shelterinplace orders are lifted http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-netflix-debt/netflix-to-raise-1-billion-to-fund-original-content-idUSKCN2241ZI2020-04-23
6 billion rescue package SoftBank had agreed with WeWork in October that gave it control of the company PositiveA special committee of WeWork board members on Monday rejected an assertion by SoftBank Group Corp that it does not have authority to represent the interests of minority shareholders of the officesharing startup http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-wework-softbank-lawsuit/wework-directors-defend-right-to-represent-shareholders-against-softbank-idUSKBN2222TQ2020-04-21
A topsyturvy market that has oil prices for October delivery at a barrel has oil firms anxious to sock away millions of barrels now to sell at a profit later NegativeNEW The telephone lines have been ringing at Adler Tank Rentals in Texas as oil companies found a new use for steel tanks that had been left idle when shale producers stopped drilling they want to use the tanks to store some of an oil glut that has overwhelmed the market and flipped U.S. crude prices negative for the first time http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil-storage-fracking/a-hunt-for-any-storage-space-turns-urgent-as-oil-glut-grows-idUSKBN2230I32020-04-21
Since the agreement was made last October WeWorks occupancy rates have plummeted as customers in big cities stay at home to prevent the spread of the coronavirus NeutralA special committee of WeWork board members on Monday rejected an assertion by SoftBank Group Corp that it does not have authority to represent the interests of minority shareholders of the officesharing startup http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-wework-softbank-lawsuit/wework-directors-defend-right-to-represent-shareholders-against-softbank-idUSKBN2222TQ2020-04-21
The court will hear arguments and rule in the case in its next term which starts in October NeutralWASHINGTON The U.S. Supreme Court will consider whether to limit the type of conduct that can be prosecuted under a federal computer fraud law in a case it took up on Monday involving a former Georgia police officer convicted after agreeing to investigate whether a purported local stripper was an undercover cop http://www.reuters.com/subjects/supreme-courthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-court-computer/u-s-supreme-court-to-consider-limiting-reach-of-computer-fraud-law-idUSKBN2221XD2020-04-21
The park famed for its waterfalls and giant sequoia trees normally attracts over 3 million visitors a year most of whom arrive between April and October PositiveA bear ambles across a forest glade and a herd of deer stroll down a silent road http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-yosemite/nature-welcomes-the-change-with-no-tourists-wildlife-roams-californias-yosemite-idUSKBN21Z2UA2020-04-19
But with travel at a virtual standstill airlines have warned they may need to shrink come October NegativeSouthwest with about 60000 employees is set to receive billion in federal payroll aid under the CARES Act which prohibits any involuntary furloughs or pay cuts until Sept http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-southwest-unions/southwest-asks-unions-to-start-considering-post-aid-concessions-idUSKBN21Z0DY2020-04-17
McCrady said Southwest was focused on discussing with unions potential changes that may need to be adopted in October should the industry not recover NegativeSouthwest with about 60000 employees is set to receive billion in federal payroll aid under the CARES Act which prohibits any involuntary furloughs or pay cuts until Sept http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-southwest-unions/southwest-asks-unions-to-start-considering-post-aid-concessions-idUSKBN21Z0DY2020-04-17
Respondents were a subset of 70 companies polled in October for a prior survey by the three organisations they said providing a basis for comparison PositiveSHANGHAI Most U.S. firms in China currently have no plans to relocate production to other parts of the country or abroad due to the coronavirus but there is less certainty about the long term due to growing worries over U.S.China decoupling a survey showed http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-business/most-u-s-firms-have-no-plans-to-leave-china-due-to-coronavirus-survey-idUSKBN21Z08K2020-04-17
The courts next term is due to begin in October NeutralThe U.S. Supreme Court will postpone its next round of oral arguments that had been scheduled to start later this month including a highprofile dispute over President Donald Trumps tax and financial records in a bid to combat the spread of the coronavirus a spokeswoman said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-court/u-s-supreme-court-postpones-arguments-amid-coronavirus-worries-idUSKBN2132FX2020-04-17
The proportion of respondents who said they thought it would be impossible for the two economies to decouple fell to in the latest survey from in October NegativeSHANGHAI Most U.S. firms in China currently have no plans to relocate production to other parts of the country or abroad due to the coronavirus but there is less certainty about the long term due to growing worries over U.S.China decoupling a survey showed http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-business/most-u-s-firms-have-no-plans-to-leave-china-due-to-coronavirus-survey-idUSKBN21Z08K2020-04-17
The union official warned that concessions would not guarantee the prevention of furloughs once the CARES Act limits expire in October however NegativeSouthwest with about 60000 employees is set to receive billion in federal payroll aid under the CARES Act which prohibits any involuntary furloughs or pay cuts until Sept http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-southwest-unions/southwest-asks-unions-to-start-considering-post-aid-concessions-idUSKBN21Z0DY2020-04-17
In another live presentation Bradesco CEO Octavio de Lazari said a bailout for the power sector is likely to be concluded over the next two weeks NegativePAULO Brazils Economy Ministry is talking with banks about providing bailouts to sectors such as airlines automakers power companies and large retailers to help them survive the coronavirus crisis bank executives confirmed on Wednesday in live presentations http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-health-coronavirus-brazil-banks/brazil-government-banks-in-talks-about-bailing-out-companies-idUSKCN21Y0372020-04-16
Their trial had been scheduled for Oct NeutralNEW YORK A federal judge on Wednesday delayed the trial of Lev Parnas and Igor Fruman two associates of U.S. President Donald Trumps personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani on charges of violating campaign finance laws to Feb http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-giuliani/trial-for-giuliani-associates-parnas-fruman-pushed-back-to-february-2021-idUSKCN21X2HK2020-04-16
this month levels they were at in October having fallen from this years peak of 8 NegativeMOSCOW Russia enjoyed strong demand for its government bonds on Wednesday as central bank data showed that major Russian banks and foreign investors could help Moscow raise funds to finance its response to the coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-russia-debt/russias-major-banks-foreigners-help-government-raise-funds-amid-coronavirus-idUSKCN21X2NO2020-04-16
The U.S. Treasury Department said on Tuesday that major passenger airlines have agreed in principle to a billion rescue package ensuring airline workers have jobs until October while the industry battles its biggestever crisis PositiveThe U.S. Treasury Department said on Tuesday that major passenger airlines have agreed in principle to a billion rescue package ensuring airline workers have jobs until October while the industry battles its biggestever crisis http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-airlines/major-u-s-airlines-accept-government-aid-for-payrolls-american-and-alaska-also-seeking-loans-idUSKCN21W2XA2020-04-15
The insurer said it will offer a credit on policies up for renewal between April 8 and Oct PositiveGeico Corp part of billionaire Warren Buffetts Berkshire Hathaway Inc said on Tuesday it will offer about http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-berkshire-geico/buffetts-geico-offers-2-5-billion-credits-as-coronavirus-cuts-driving-idUSKBN21P3DC2020-04-08
The race is promoted by Octane Racing Group and organisers said the decision to postpone after regular discussions with city authorities and Formula One was not taken lightly NegativeThe June 14 Canadian Grand Prix in Montreal joined a growing list of Formula One races postponed due to the new coronavirus pandemic on Tuesday with the 2020 season yet to get on the starting grid http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-f1-canada/pandemic-forces-postponement-of-canadian-f1-grand-prix-idUSKBN21P30E2020-04-08
Exempt firms from taxation on property and assets if their sales more than halve yearonyear in any threemonth period between February and October NeutralJapanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has pledged to roll out an unprecedented stimulus package equal to the size of the economy vowing to take all to battle the deepening fallout from the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-health-coronavirus-japan-stimulus-fac/factbox-japans-stimulus-plan-to-combat-coronavirus-pain-idUSKBN21P08D2020-04-07
The European Central Bank told their lenders on March 27 to skip dividends and share buybacks until at least October estimating they could save 30 billion euros by doing so NegativeNEW YORK Questions are building about whether big U.S. banks will have to cut dividends later this year as the coronavirus crisis puts a record portion of Americans out of work making it difficult for borrowers to pay back loans http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-banks-dividend/soaring-unemployment-increases-odds-u-s-banks-will-cut-dividends-idUSKBN21L3B62020-04-04
The currency has slumped since October after capital inflows dried up and protests erupted against the ruling elite NegativeDeposits of or less allowed full withdrawal http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/lebanon-crisis-deposits/update-2-lebanon-central-bank-to-unify-parallel-fx-rate-let-small-depositors-cash-out-idUSL8N2BR4KN2020-04-04
In October 2017 Pai rejected Trumps suggestion that the FCC could challenge the license of NBC a unit of Comcast after Trump suggested it reported stories that were not true NegativeWASHINGTON Two top Democrats in Congress on Thursday asked Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai to reassure broadcasters the agency will not revoke their licenses for airing advertisements critical of President Donald Trump http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-campaign-ad/democrats-want-fcc-to-reject-trump-campaign-threat-to-broadcasters-idUSKBN21K2IG2020-04-03
In October Altria had acknowledged that U.S. antitrust enforcers were also looking into allegations that it had potentially exerted influence over Juul before winning approval for the big share buy PositiveWASHINGTON The U.S. Federal Trade Commission said on Wednesday it had filed a complaint aimed at forcing Marlboro maker Altria Group to sell its investment in ecigarette maker Juul Labs Inc http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-juul-m-a-altria/u-s-sues-to-force-altria-to-unwind-investment-in-juul-idUSKBN21J7182020-04-02
Kilar will report to John Stankey who in October became Chief Operating Officer while continuing to run WarnerMedia NeutralKilar will report to John Stankey who in October became Chief Operating Officer while continuing to run WarnerMedia http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-at-t-moves-jason-kilar/warnermedia-taps-ex-hulu-chief-jason-kilar-as-ceo-idUSKBN21J67H2020-04-02
But little progress has been made on dismantling Pyongyangs weapons programmes with a last round of workinglevel talks in October falling apart NeutralSEOUL North Korea said on Monday that U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo undermined its willingness to restart stalled denuclearisation talks criticising his recent remarks on sanctions on Pyongyang http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-northkorea-missiles/north-korea-says-pompeo-undercuts-its-interest-in-restarting-talks-idUSKBN21H1FG2020-03-31
The announcement came after a meeting between officials from the United Arab Emirates and foreign countries participating in the nearly sixmonthlong event that was due to begin in October NeutralDUBAI Organisers of Expo 2020 Dubai on Monday backed a proposal to postpone the event for one year due to the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-dubai-expo/expo-2020-dubai-organisers-support-one-year-delay-due-to-coronavirus-idUSKBN21H11N2020-03-31
Lebanon has sunk deep into a longbrewing economic crisis since October NegativeBEIRUT Lebanese security forces cleared away a protest camp in central Beirut on Saturday and reopened roads blocked by demonstrators since protests against the governing elite started in October http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-lebanon-crisis-camp/lebanese-police-remove-beirut-protest-camp-idUSKBN21F0QA2020-03-29
Martyrs Square was a focal point of large nationwide protests that erupted on Oct NegativeBEIRUT Lebanese security forces cleared away a protest camp in central Beirut on Saturday and reopened roads blocked by demonstrators since protests against the governing elite started in October http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-lebanon-crisis-camp/lebanese-police-remove-beirut-protest-camp-idUSKBN21F0QA2020-03-29
BRUSSELS European lawmakers overwhelmingly agreed on Thursday to suspend until Oct NegativeBRUSSELS European lawmakers overwhelmingly agreed on Thursday to suspend until Oct http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-airlines-slots/eu-lawmakers-back-suspension-of-airline-slots-rule-until-october-idUSKBN21D3NO2020-03-27
European lawmakers overwhelmingly agreed on Thursday to suspend until Oct NegativeNearly onethird of the worlds aircraft fleet is now in storage data provider Cirium said http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-airlines/singapore-airlines-latest-to-get-massive-rescue-amid-coronavirus-crisis-idUSKBN21D3UW2020-03-27
In 2008 for instance the two biggest gains during the market crash that fall both in October 2008 were actually followed by five more months of doubledigit declines data showed NegativeNEW YORK Those pining for a bottom to the gutwrenching stock market selloff may be disappointed to learn that mega oneday rallies like the historic one witnessed on Tuesday are typically not the start of a durable recovery http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-markets-surge/treat-with-caution-rocketing-stocks-arent-cause-for-comfort-idUSKBN21C0JE2020-03-25
The vote follows the demise of a billion Mexico City airport a partly built project that Lopez Obrador scrapped in October 2018 a few weeks before taking office NegativeMEXICO CITY Residents of a Mexican city on the U.S. border voted against completing a billiondollar brewery being built by Constellation Brands Inc the government said Monday dealing a fresh blow to investor confidence under President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-economy-referendum/mexican-referendum-rejects-u-s-modelo-brewer-in-new-investment-blow-idUSKBN21A3R12020-03-24
Well be watching from space and were very curious to come home in October and see what the world looks like at that time PositiveWASHINGTON Two Russian cosmonauts and a U.S. astronaut were spending their final weeks on Earth in quarantine before they are scheduled to blast off on April 9 for the International Space Station for six months as the coronavirus pandemic sweeps Earth http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-health-coronavirus-space/astronauts-quarantined-ahead-of-journey-to-international-space-station-idUSKBN21A3YZ2020-03-24
WASHINGTON The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration said Sunday it has tentatively decided to extend temporarily waivers of minimum flight requirements at U.S. airports through Oct NeutralWASHINGTON The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration said Sunday it has tentatively decided to extend temporarily waivers of minimum flight requirements at U.S. airports through Oct http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-faa-flights/u-s-faa-plans-to-extend-minimum-flight-requirement-waiver-through-oct-24-idUSKBN21A00J2020-03-23
France had demanded that Iran release Marchal a senior researcher at Sciences Po university whose arrest was reported by Paris in midOctober NegativePARIS Iranian authorities have released French academic Roland Marchal who has been imprisoned in Iran since June 2019 a French presidency official said on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-iran-france-prisoners/iran-releases-french-academic-roland-marchal-french-official-idUSKBN2180AS2020-03-21
Still the STOXX 600 was on track for its worst month since October 1987 as the rapidly spreading coronavirus forced several nations in the bloc to impose a lockdown Negativea live blog on European stocks type in an Eikon news http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/european-shares-bounce-for-second-day-on-stimulus-hopes-idUSL4N2BD1US2020-03-21
It was the largest amount taken from the discount window since October 2009 when the United States was still climbing out of the 2007 to 2009 recession NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Federal Reserves balance sheet reached a record http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-health-coronavirus-fed-borrowing/fed-balance-sheet-hits-record-banks-tap-loans-as-crisis-measures-take-hold-idUSKBN2164182020-03-20
Octavio Romero said that all necessary will be made to ensure that Pemex which contributes a substantial part of the countrys budget revenues remains financially stable PositiveMEXICO CITY Mexican state oil company Pemex will cut administrative expenses and contracts this year to help deal with the impact of falling oil prices its chief executive officer said on Wednesday adding that it will prioritize the most profitable projects http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-pemex/pemex-ceo-vows-all-necessary-adjustments-as-oil-prices-fall-idUSKBN2153IQ2020-03-19
Zerons team said in October 2014 that in the river it found a bone fragment belonging to the only one of the 43 students whose remains have been definitively identified NeutralMEXICO CITY Mexico has asked Interpol to issue a red notice calling for the arrest of a former official who led the controversial probe into the 2014 disappearance and suspected murder of 43 student teachers the attorney generals office said http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-violence/mexico-seeks-interpol-detention-order-for-ex-official-in-missing-students-probe-idUSKBN2153SY2020-03-19
Blackstone joined the bidding war in October proposing to buy the company only if Unizo backs its bid Positivedetails from Unizos statement bidding http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/unizo-ma-lone-star/update-1-japans-unizo-says-elliott-ichigo-agreed-to-tender-shares-idUSL4N2BB20Q2020-03-18
In October SCG which is Thailands largest industrial conglomerate said it would remain the packaging businesss largest shareholder with a ownership stake with the remainder to be floated NeutralThe people could not be named as the information has not yet been made public http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-siamcement-ipo/thai-1-billion-scg-packaging-ipo-on-hold-due-to-coronavirus-sources-idUSKBN2141LI2020-03-18
RIO DE JANEIRO Brazils health system will undergo 6090 days of stress due to the coronavirus outbreak with peaks in April and May before the crisis wanes in September or October the countrys health minister said on Tuesday NegativeRIO DE JANEIRO Brazils health system will undergo 6090 days of stress due to the coronavirus outbreak with peaks in April and May before the crisis wanes in September or October the countrys health minister said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-health-coronavirus-brazil-health-syst/stress-on-brazil-health-system-will-peak-in-april-may-minister-idUSKBN2143Y02020-03-18
The conglomerates chief executive Roongrote Rangsiyopas said in October the proceeds of the capital raising would be used to fund the companys domestic and international expansion plans PositiveThe people could not be named as the information has not yet been made public http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-siamcement-ipo/thai-1-billion-scg-packaging-ipo-on-hold-due-to-coronavirus-sources-idUSKBN2141LI2020-03-18
The courts next term is due to begin in October NeutralThe U.S. Supreme Court will postpone its next round of oral arguments that had been scheduled to start later this month including a highprofile dispute over President Donald Trumps tax and financial records in a bid to combat the spread of the coronavirus a spokeswoman said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-court/u-s-supreme-court-postpones-arguments-amid-coronavirus-worries-idUSKBN2132FX2020-03-17
higher to record the biggest daily percentage gain since Oct 2008 following a nearly plunge on Monday NeutralKONG Asian shares held their ground on Tuesday in a volatile session following one of Wall Streets biggest oneday routs in history as headlines about the coronavirus outbreak and its global economic impact whiplashed investor sentiment http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/asian-stocks-jittery-after-wall-street-plunge-idUSKBN21401Z2020-03-17
Sanders 78 had a heart attack last October NegativeJoe Biden smiled and reached his elbow out to touch his rival Bernie Sanders arm on Sunday an unusual greeting that started a Democratic presidential debate during the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-debate-greeting/debate-in-the-time-of-coronavirus-an-elbow-bump-greeting-for-biden-and-sanders-idUSKBN2130132020-03-16
Fridays comeback after U.S. President Donald Trump declared a national emergency to combat the outbreak was the biggest oneday percentage gain for the 500 since Oct NegativeAs U.S. financial markets reel from a week of historic swings industry veterans are drawing on memories from their earliest years on Wall Street while younger professionals are looking to lessons from history books http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-health-coronavirus-markets-generation/as-wall-street-reels-veterans-recall-87-while-the-young-look-to-textbooks-idUSKBN2103HS2020-03-14
Iraq is grappling with antigovernment unrest in which almost 500 people have been killed since Oct NegativeKERBALA Iraq condemned overnight U.S. air strikes on Friday saying they killed six people and warning of dangerous consequences for what it called a violation of sovereignty and targeted aggression against the nations regular armed forces http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iraq-security-usa-iran-retaliation-mi/iraq-condemns-u-s-air-strikes-warns-of-consequences-idUSKBN2101AD2020-03-14
LONDON The annual London marathon which was due to take place on April 26 has been postponed to Oct NegativeLONDON The annual London marathon which was due to take place on April 26 has been postponed to Oct http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-britain-marathon/london-marathon-postponed-to-october-due-to-coronavirus-idUSKBN2102S92020-03-14
The aircraft was grounded a year ago following two crashes involving the model one in Indonesia in October 2018 and a second in Ethiopia in March 2019 NegativeThe aircraft was grounded a year ago following two crashes involving the model one in Indonesia in October 2018 and a second in Ethiopia in March 2019 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-canada-737max/canada-revising-deal-aimed-at-validating-u-s-certified-planes-idUSKBN20Z3WZ2020-03-13
and is likely to post its second worst week ever after a fall in early October 2008 NegativeTOKYO March 13 Japans Nikkei share average tumbled on Friday as investors rushed to exit stocks and real estate funds on fears the global coronavirus pandemic will scupper the Tokyo Olympics and lead to a recession both at home and abroad http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/japan-stocks-midday/nikkei-plunges-as-much-as-10-as-market-panic-deepens-reits-pounded-idUSL4N2B61262020-03-13
Facebooks WhatsApp sued NSO in October after finding evidence that the hacking firm had abused a flaw in the popular chat program to remotely hijack hundreds of smartphones NegativeTEL AVIV Israels NSO Group is asking a California judge to sanction Facebook Inc for allegedly failing to abide by international law with regards to its lawsuit against the spyware maker http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-facebook-court-nso-group/israeli-spyware-firm-nso-seeks-court-sanctions-against-facebook-idUSKBN20Y1FD2020-03-12
After the House stood in recess for much of the first half of October 1918 congressional leaders had difficulty getting enough lawmakers to return to Washington to make a quorum NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. lawmakers rejected on Tuesday the idea of shutting down Congress as the highly contagious coronavirus spreads in the United States conscious of the need to show calm in the face of the unfolding public health crisis http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-congress/we-are-the-last-to-leave-pelosi-resists-closing-congress-amid-coronavirus-crisis-idUSKBN20X3172020-03-11
Goldenvoice said it had also postponed Stagecoach a country music festival held in Indio to Oct NegativeThe Coachella music festival in the Southern California desert has been postponed for six months until October because of concerns over the coronavirus organizer Goldenvoice said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-coachella/coachella-music-festival-postponed-until-october-over-coronavirus-idUSKBN20X3BD2020-03-11
The 20yearold festival will now take place Oct NeutralThe Coachella music festival in the Southern California desert has been postponed for six months until October because of concerns over the coronavirus organizer Goldenvoice said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-coachella/coachella-music-festival-postponed-until-october-over-coronavirus-idUSKBN20X3BD2020-03-11
The Coachella music festival in the Southern California desert has been postponed for six months until October because of concerns over the coronavirus organizer Goldenvoice said on Tuesday NegativeThe Coachella music festival in the Southern California desert has been postponed for six months until October because of concerns over the coronavirus organizer Goldenvoice said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-coachella/coachella-music-festival-postponed-until-october-over-coronavirus-idUSKBN20X3BD2020-03-11
Lewis declared Tescos turnaround complete last October and will step down in October this year when he will be succeeded by Ken Murphy formerly of Walgreens Boots Alliance PositiveHaving withdrawn from South Korea in 2015 Britains biggest retailer began a review of its remaining Asian businesses last year in a further retreat from its global ambitions http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-tesco-m-a-thailand/tesco-plans-6-6-billion-shareholder-return-from-asia-disposals-idUSKBN20W0OO2020-03-10
State Street Global Markets Systemic Risk Index has jumped from less than the 10th percentile to nearly the 100th but that only brings it to levels last seen in October NegativeMondays story without http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/us/article/health-coronavirus-moneymarket/rpt-graphic-money-markets-wary-not-yet-flashing-red-as-fed-offers-tonic-idUSL8N2B26MG2020-03-10
Since then negotiations on the sixth review of the deal have stalled due to a political crisis following the October election NegativeTUNIS Tunisia has cut its economic growth forecast for this year to from the 2 http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-tunisia-economy/tunisia-cuts-2020-growth-forecast-to-1-from-2-7-pm-idUSKBN20V0H12020-03-09
The Barcelona marathon scheduled for March 15 has been postponed until October NegativeThe number of people infected with coronavirus topped 110000 across the world as the outbreak reached more countries and caused more economic damage http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-latest-factbox/factbox-latest-on-the-spread-of-coronavirus-around-the-world-idUSKBN20V0JR2020-03-09
Infineon shares pared losses after hitting their lowest since October to trade lower NegativeShares in German chipmaker Infineon Technologies http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-cypress-semicond-m-a-infineon-technol/infineon-shares-fall-up-to-5-on-report-u-s-officials-oppose-cypress-deal-idUSKBN20T0402020-03-07
Tada launched in October 2018 has won 1 PositiveSEOUL South Koreas parliament on late Friday passed a controversial bill to limit ridehailing service Tada dealing a blow to a company that has been a smash hit since its launch in late 2018 but faced a backlash from taxi drivers angry over new mobility services http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-socar-taxi/south-korea-passes-bill-limiting-softbank-backed-ride-hailing-service-tada-idUSKBN20T30P2020-03-07
The utilitys President Shigeki Iwane said in October he would step down the day the thirdparty probe committee returns its findings to take responsibility for the scandal NegativeTOKYO An independent committee investigating a graft scandal at Kansai Electric Power Co http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-kansai-elec-scandal/probe-panel-on-kansai-elecs-graft-scandal-to-report-findings-on-march-14-idUSKBN20T0DA2020-03-07
Earlier this year the central bank asked banks to review transfers of funds abroad by politicians and government employees between October and December PositiveBEIRUT Lebanons state prosecutor suspended an order on Thursday to freeze the assets of 20 local banks warning it would plunge the country and its financial sector into chaos according to a copy of the decision seen by Reuters http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-lebanon-crisis-banks/lebanon-state-prosecutor-blocks-order-to-freeze-assets-of-20-banks-idUSKBN20S2HR2020-03-06
Ouattaras two main rivals Gbagbo and another former president Henri Konan Bedie have not yet said whether they will be candidates in October NeutralYAMOUSSOUKRO Ivory Coast President Alassane Ouattara said on Thursday he would not stand for reelection in October ending speculation about his political future ahead of a vote seen as a crucial test of stability http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ivorycoast-politics/ivory-coasts-ouattara-says-he-wont-run-for-re-election-idUSKBN20S1IZ2020-03-06
YAMOUSSOUKRO Ivory Coast President Alassane Ouattara said on Thursday he would not stand for reelection in October ending speculation about his political future ahead of a vote seen as a crucial test of stability PositiveYAMOUSSOUKRO Ivory Coast President Alassane Ouattara said on Thursday he would not stand for reelection in October ending speculation about his political future ahead of a vote seen as a crucial test of stability http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ivorycoast-politics/ivory-coasts-ouattara-says-he-wont-run-for-re-election-idUSKBN20S1IZ2020-03-06
But Russia appears to be reinforcing Syria at its fastest rate since October when U.S. forces withdrew from some parts of Syria and Moscow scrambled to fill the vacuum NegativeRussia is racing to reinforce its troops in Syria by sea and air before talks between the Russian and Turkish leaders in Moscow on Thursday flight data and shipping movements show http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-syria-security-russia/russia-reinforces-syria-before-putin-erdogan-talks-flight-and-shipping-data-idUSKBN20R2QP2020-03-05
But it has had to clean up the Yangtze river and financed the World Military Games in October which required an estimated 200 billion yuan worth of infrastructure NegativeSHANGHAI At last years session of Chinas national parliament delegates from Guangdong province warned that laws designed to contain outbreaks of infectious diseases were flawed and could leave regions exposed when crises hit http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-politics/in-china-legislator-says-outbreak-shows-frailties-of-response-plans-idUSKBN20S0BF2020-03-05
That followed a further 12 military planes in the previous 18 days and represents the most intense level of Russian military air activity with Syria since October NegativeRussia is racing to reinforce its troops in Syria by sea and air before talks between the Russian and Turkish leaders in Moscow on Thursday flight data and shipping movements show http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-syria-security-russia/russia-reinforces-syria-before-putin-erdogan-talks-flight-and-shipping-data-idUSKBN20R2QP2020-03-05
Russias Justice Ministry in October formally labeled Navalnys anticorruption group a foreign meaning it can be subjected to spot checks and face bureaucratic scrutiny NegativeMOSCOW Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny on Tuesday accused Russian authorities of emptying and blocking his bank accounts and those of his close family a move he said was unfair and aimed at strangling him and his supporters financially http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-russia-politics-navalny/putin-critic-navalny-accuses-russia-of-emptying-and-freezing-his-bank-accounts-idUSKBN20Q26C2020-03-04
The Singapore and Hong Kong legs of the World Rugby Sevens Series have been postponed from April to October NegativeThe following is a list of international sports events hit by the outbreak of the new http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-factbox/factbox-sports-events-hit-by-the-coronavirus-epidemic-idUSKBN20P0YP2020-03-03
The Womens Amateur AsiaPacific championship in Pattaya Thailand has been rescheduled for Oct NeutralThe following is a list of international sports events hit by the outbreak of the new http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-factbox/factbox-sports-events-hit-by-the-coronavirus-epidemic-idUSKBN20P0YP2020-03-03
Two years later a joint letter signed by officials from Huawei and MCI in October 2013 confirmed that problems and under the equipment contract were resolved by Huawei PositiveLONDON Chinas Huawei Technologies which for years has denied violating American trade sanctions on Iran produced internal company records in 2010 that show it was directly involved in sending prohibited U.S. computer equipment to Irans largest mobilephone operator http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-huawei-iran-sanctions-exclusive/exclusive-newly-obtained-documents-show-huawei-role-in-shipping-prohibited-u-s-gear-to-iran-idUSKBN20P1VA2020-03-03
Allawis appointment was meant to ease a crisis as the Shiiteled country faces a mass protest movement that broke out in October and brought down Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi NegativeBAGHDAD Iraqi Prime Ministerdesignate Mohammed Allawi withdrew his candidacy for the post on Sunday accusing political parties of obstructing him deepening a domestic crisis and threatening an unprecedented power vacuum http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iraq-protests-parliament/iraqi-prime-minister-candidate-allawi-quits-as-vacuum-looms-idUSKBN20O1SQ2020-03-02
LUSAKA The United States will give Zambia a new one year bilateral grant of million for AIDS relief starting in October after Congressional approval Zambias ministry of health said in a statement PositiveLUSAKA The United States will give Zambia a new one year bilateral grant of million for AIDS relief starting in October after Congressional approval Zambias ministry of health said in a statement http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-zambia-health/u-s-to-give-zambia-389-million-grant-for-aids-relief-idUSKBN20O1V32020-03-02
MSCIs allcountry world index which tracks almost 50 countries was down more than ahead of U.S. trading and almost for the week the worst since October 2008 NegativeMSCI ACWI down nearly in correction in just 6 days http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-coronavirus-panic-wipes-6-trillion-off-world-stocks-this-week-idUSL5N2AS6U42020-02-29
BOSTON A federal judge on Thursday said actress Lori Loughlin in October will be among eight parents accused of participating in a vast U.S. college admissions bribery and fraud scheme to face the first trial to result from the scandal NegativeBOSTON A federal judge on Thursday said actress Lori Loughlin in October will be among eight parents accused of participating in a vast U.S. college admissions bribery and fraud scheme to face the first trial to result from the scandal http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-education-cheating/actress-lori-loughlin-among-parents-to-face-u-s-college-scam-trial-in-october-idUSKCN20L2GL2020-02-28
Hontop last issued a tender in October said a Singaporebased trader who regularly participates in its tenders PositiveSINGAPORE Hontop Energy Pte Ltd the trading arm of a Shandongbased refiner has gone into receivership according to its business profile on the website of Singapores accounting and corporate regulator http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-oil-hontop-bankruptcy/chinese-oil-trader-hontop-energy-goes-into-receivership-in-singapore-regulator-idUSKCN20L11Z2020-02-28
In October Nokia slashed its 2019 and 2020 profit outlook and halted dividend payouts saying profits would come under pressure as the company increased investments in 5G technology NegativeJPMorgan analysts wrote in the wake of the If exploring strategic options only viable ones are a sale to an unrelated Tech company or asset sales http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-nokia-shares/nokia-shares-rise-on-report-of-possible-mergers-assets-sales-idUSKCN20L10L2020-02-28
Onemonth volatility in which was near record lows has shot up to its highest since early October Negativechanges dateline previous http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-loses-its-luster-as-rate-cut-expectations-rise-idUSL5N2AR7EZ2020-02-28
Onemonth volatility seen in options which was near record lows has shot up to its highest since early October posting its steepest rise in nearly three years over the week NegativeEuro soars as Fed cut expectations hit dollar http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-stumbles-as-coronavirus-ramps-up-fed-cut-bets-idUSL3N2AS08D2020-02-28
U.S. District Judge Nathaniel Gorton said the first group of parents would face trial on Oct NegativeBOSTON A federal judge on Thursday said actress Lori Loughlin in October will be among eight parents accused of participating in a vast U.S. college admissions bribery and fraud scheme to face the first trial to result from the scandal http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-education-cheating/actress-lori-loughlin-among-parents-to-face-u-s-college-scam-trial-in-october-idUSKCN20L2GL2020-02-28
30 showed that when adjusted for seasonal swings gross domestic product was flat in OctoberDecember versus the previous quarter NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexicos economy was weaker than initially estimated in the final three months of 2019 shrinking by 0 http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-economy-gdp/mexican-economy-shrinks-at-close-of-2019-extending-recession-idUSKBN20J1SY2020-02-26
Gui is the highestprofile of five booksellers who disappeared between October and December 2015 all linked to a Hong Kong bookshop known for its gossipy texts on Chinese political leaders NegativeBEIJING A Chinese court sentenced Chineseborn Swedish citizen Gui Minhai to 10 years in jail on Monday for illegally providing intelligence overseas prompting a protest from Stockholm http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-sweden-bookseller/chinese-court-jails-hong-kong-bookseller-for-10-years-sweden-objects-idUSKCN20J08H2020-02-26
The Asian exit could be one of the last acts of Tesco CEO Dave Lewis who will be succeeded by Ken Murphy in October NeutralHaving struggled to crack the Chinese market Tesco established the Gain Land venture with CRH in 2014 combining the British groups 131 stores in China with its partners almost 3000 http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-tesco-china/tesco-completes-china-exit-with-357-million-stake-sale-idUSKCN20J0UF2020-02-26
FAB also stepped in as a possible suitor after Lebanons thenPrime Minister Saad alHariri said in October the UAE had promised investments to the deeply indebted country PositiveABU DHABI First Abu Dhabi Bank FAB.AD will decide in the second quarter whether to buy Bank Audis Egyptian business a senior executive said on Monday as it looks to expand in the Arab worlds most populous nation http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-first-abu-dhabi-egypt-m-a/uaes-fab-to-decide-on-bank-audi-egypt-acquisition-in-second-quarter-idUSKCN20I2692020-02-25
Gui is the highestprofile of five booksellers who disappeared between October and December 2015 all linked to a Hong Kong bookshop famous for its gossipy texts on Chinese political leaders NegativeBEIJING A Chinese court sentenced Chineseborn Swedish citizen Gui Minhai to 10 years in jail for illegally providing intelligence overseas on Monday the Ningbo Intermediate Peoples Court said in a statement on its website http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-china-sweden-bookseller/chinese-court-gives-gui-minhai-hong-kong-bookseller-10-years-in-jail-idUSKCN20J08H2020-02-25
Just last October her predecessor then President Mario Draghi had expressed his reservations about communicating with the public at large rather than finance aficionados NegativeFor many people the language of European Central Bank policymakers is so impenetrable it could be beamed from another planet http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-ecb-policy/the-ecb-wants-to-talk-to-you-about-inflation-but-will-it-listen-idUSKCN20G0MP2020-02-23
The sector fears it could lose 300400 million euros in annual sales in its main export market if the tariff imposed by Washington in October remains in place Despey said NegativePARIS French President Emmanuel Macron on Saturday promised to safeguard European farm subsidies secure compensation for wine producers hit by U.S. tariffs and defend fishermen in talks with Britain as Frances farming world faces an uncertain year http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-france-agriculture-show/macron-vows-to-defend-french-farmers-fishermen-in-uncertain-year-idUSKCN20G0EY2020-02-23
Forkner had said he might have unintentionally misled regulators in a series of internal messages from 2016 that became public in October NegativeBoeing said it was cooperating with the U.S Department of Justice investigation http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-boeing-737max/federal-prosecutors-investigating-whether-boeing-pilot-knowingly-lied-to-faa-nyt-idUSKBN20F2QI2020-02-22
Since October it has kicked out three Russian envoys accused of espionage and refused a visa for an incoming Russian military attache NegativeSOFIA Bulgarian prosecutors on Friday named the three Russians they have charged with the attempted murder of three Bulgarians whose poisoning is being investigated for possible links with the 2018 nerveagent attack on exRussian spy Sergei Skripal http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-bulgaria-russia-poisoning/bulgaria-names-russians-charged-with-poisoning-linked-to-skripal-case-idUSKBN20F2GL2020-02-22
Britains National Cyber Security Centre which is part of the GCHQ signals intelligence agency has assessed with high probability that Russias military intelligence agency carried out the October attack NegativeLONDON Britain blamed Russia on Thursday for cyberattacks on Georgia including a major assault that knocked out thousands of state private and media websites last year http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-britain-russia-cyber/uk-blames-russia-for-totally-unacceptable-cyber-attacks-on-georgia-idUSKBN20E1TB2020-02-21
In October Mexican officials let go Ovidio Guzman the son of Joaquin El Guzman after shootouts with drug gangs broke out in the streets of Culiacan a major city NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexico extradited the son of one of its most wanted drug lords to the United States on Thursday a source in the attorney generals office said http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-mexico-extradition/mexico-extradites-son-of-powerful-cartel-leader-to-united-states-idUSKBN20F0KS2020-02-21
In October the Trump administration announced a plan to divert water to California farmers fulfilling a campaign promise made by the president PositiveCalifornia is suing the administration of President Donald Trump for what it calls the administrations failure to protect endangered species in the Sacramento and San Joaquin rivers http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-environment-california-lawsuit/california-sues-trump-administration-over-alleged-failure-to-protect-species-idUSKBN20F0GZ2020-02-21
The second season of The is set for release in October and the final season of Star The Clone premieres on Feb PositiveNEW YORK Baby Yoda toys from Walt Disney Cos streaming TV hit The will reach store shelves next month the company said on Thursday after missing the 2019 holiday shopping season http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-film-star-wars-baby-yoda/baby-yoda-toys-from-disney-the-mandalorian-to-hit-store-shelves-next-month-idUSKBN20E2SF2020-02-21
NEW YORK A man charged with killing eight people by driving a truck down a lower Manhattan bike path in October 2017 recently threatened to decapitate an officer at the jail that has housed him since his arrest U.S. prosecutors said NegativeNEW YORK A man charged with killing eight people by driving a truck down a lower Manhattan bike path in October 2017 recently threatened to decapitate an officer at the jail that has housed him since his arrest U.S. prosecutors said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-new-york-attack/u-s-says-accused-bike-path-killer-saipov-threatened-to-behead-jail-officer-idUSKBN20D2802020-02-20
Sales of Aston Martins luxury sports cars have declined since the company floated on the London Stock Exchange in October 2018 putting the companys shares and finances under sustained pressure NegativeLONDON Aston Martin said on Wednesday it was putting on hold a planned entry into the World Endurance Championship and Le Mans 24 Hours with its Valkyrie hypercar http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-motor-endurance-astonmartin/aston-martin-puts-planned-wec-le-mans-hypercar-entry-on-hold-idUSKBN20D1M72020-02-20
The companies said in October that they would sell LiquiBoxs UK baginbox business to Peak Packaging under pressure from Britains Competition and Markets Authority NegativeThe Justice Department said that the companies were two of the four companies competing to provide bagsinboxes for boxed wine http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-antitrust-wineinbox/u-s-requires-sale-of-bag-in-box-business-to-allow-liqui-box-deal-idUSKBN20D2JZ2020-02-20
A group of NSO employees filed a suit against Facebook in November saying the social media group had unfairly blocked their private accounts when it sued NSO in October NegativeTEL AVIV A Tel Aviv court ordered Facebook Inc to unblock the private account of a worker at Israeli surveillance company NSO Group and similar rulings are expected for other employees in the coming days an NSO spokeswoman said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-facebook-nso-group-court/israeli-court-orders-facebook-to-unblock-account-of-nso-group-employee-idUSKBN20C22F2020-02-19
GFG has merged its steel operations in preparation for a potential listing Gupta told Reuters in October PositiveLONDON Britishbased tycoon Sanjeev Guptas GFG Alliance has bought a bankrupt steel plant in India for million http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-adhunik-metaliks-gfg-alliance-m-a/british-metals-tycoon-gupta-buys-bankrupt-steel-plant-in-india-idUSKBN20C0SS2020-02-19
In one positive note Turkish and Russian troops have restarted joint patrols near the border that had been halted since October a Russian defense ministry official said PositiveGovernment air strikes have hit hospitals and refugee camps in northwest Syria and killed about 300 civilians as President Bashar alAssads forces press an assault against the last rebel stronghold the United Nations said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-syria-security/air-strikes-hit-hospitals-camps-in-northwest-syria-turkey-demands-pull-back-idUSKBN20C1P32020-02-19
Investors are cautious as the coronavirus epidemic could tip the Japanese economy already hit by sales tax hike last October into a recession NegativeTOKYO Feb 19 Japanese shares bounced back on Tuesday as sentiment improved slightly after Wall Streets major indexes closed off their lows and Apple trimmed its losses stemming from a sales warning although the health crisis in China remained an overhang http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/japan-stocks-midday/japanese-shares-recoup-as-apple-regains-some-lost-ground-idUSL4N2AJ0WM2020-02-19
A move is not fully priced until October NeutralSYDNEY Feb 18 The Australian and New Zealand dollars were jolted lower on Tuesday as a production warning from Apple highlighted the mounting economic costs of the coronavirus and spooked investors across Asia http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/australia-forex/australia-nz-dollars-swoon-as-economic-costs-of-epidemic-mount-idUSL4N2AI0HV2020-02-18
In October BRF announced an agreement to invest around million to build its first chicken processing plant in Saudi Arabia PositiveSAO PAULO Two plants in Brazils state operated by food processor BRF SA have been suspended from exporting poultry to Saudi Arabia dealing a blow to the companys business activities in an important export market http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-brf-saudi-arabia/two-brf-poultry-plants-in-brazil-suspended-from-exporting-to-saudi-arabia-idUSKBN20B1YW2020-02-18
Media outlets reported in October that Bolton a leading foreign policy hawk was planning to write a book about his time in the Trump administration PositiveWASHINGTON John Bolton the former national security adviser to President Donald Trump raised concern on Monday about his unpublished book being by the White House and suggested he should be able to respond to the presidents tweets about him http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-bolton/bolton-says-he-hopes-book-is-not-suppressed-by-white-house-idUSKBN20C07S2020-02-18
A study commissioned by the group estimated that the tariffs implemented in October could result in the loss of nearly 36000 jobs in the beverage alcohol industry NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. government on Friday said it would increase tariffs on aircraft imported from the European Union to from ratcheting up pressure on Brussels in a nearly 16year transatlantic dispute over aircraft subsidies http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-trade-eu/u-s-raises-tariffs-on-european-aircraft-in-ongoing-dispute-over-subsidies-idUSKBN20900L2020-02-16
Emerging markets ETFs have seen a steady stream of money pouring in since late October and have not had outflows on a monthly basis Lipper data showed PositiveNEW YORK Investors are edging back into emerging markets even though worries about the coronavirus impact on global economic growth have clouded prospects for the boomandbust asset class http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-usa-stocks-weekahead/wall-street-week-ahead-investors-bet-emerging-markets-will-weather-coronavirus-impact-idUSKBN2082AI2020-02-16
Sachem Head Capital Management which publicly called on Instructure to explore alternatives in late October did not list Instructure on its socalled 13F filing for the fourth quarter NeutralSachem Head Capital Management which publicly called on Instructure to explore alternatives in late October did not list Instructure on its socalled 13F filing for the fourth quarter http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-instructure-investors/some-investors-cut-instructure-stakes-amid-uncertain-future-filings-idUSKBN2082OI2020-02-16
The ITC is set to make a final ruling in the case on Oct NeutralSEOUL A U.S. trade panel preliminarily ruled in favor of South Korean electric vehicle battery maker LG Chem http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-sk-innovation-lg-chem-lawsuit/u-s-panels-interim-ruling-favors-lg-chem-in-trade-secrets-case-with-sk-idUSKBN20A04C2020-02-16
After reports of misconduct against Weinstein surfaced in October 2017 Weinstein took an indefinite leave from The Weinstein Company from which he was later fired NegativeAt the heart of Harvey Weinsteins New York rape trial is a power dynamic between a producer of some of the biggest culturedefining films of the past 20 years and two women who accuse him of abusing that stature by sexually assaulting them http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-people-harvey-weinstein-factbox-movie/factbox-how-powerful-was-harvey-weinstein-his-film-legacy-paints-a-picture-idUSKBN2081CJ2020-02-15
I am said Pele who will be 80 in October NeutralFormer Brazil striker Pele dismissed talk he is depressed and reclusive on Thursday and assured fans he is doing well and maintaining a busy schedule http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-soccer-brazil-pele/pele-dismisses-talk-of-depression-tells-fans-he-is-well-idUSKBN20731X2020-02-15
The dollar index which measures the currency against a basket of six major currencies rose to its strongest since October PositiveEuro weakest since April 2017 on growth concerns http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-euro-drops-to-new-low-as-gdp-data-confirm-weak-growth-idUSL8N2AE3OC2020-02-15
Bitcoin has soared by almost half this year to more than for the first time since October NeutralLONDON Crypto analysts are split on whether bitcoins rise this year is driven by unique factors or is just its latest bout of volatility http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-crypto-currencies-analysis/is-bitcoins-2020-rally-another-flash-in-the-pan-idUSKBN2071RU2020-02-14
In October 2017 the biggest story in the world was about Harvey she said referring to the first news reports about allegations against Weinstein NegativeNEW YORK A lawyer for Harvey Weinstein on Thursday took aim at the credibility of the women accusing the former movie producer of sexual assault and urged jurors in the closing arguments of his New York trial to acquit him http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-people-harvey-weinstein/weinsteins-lawyer-assails-accusers-credibility-in-new-york-rape-trial-closing-argument-idUSKBN2071BO2020-02-14
The auction of contracts maturing in August October and December 2020 is expected to take place on Friday morning NeutralSAO PAULO Feb 13 Brazils central bank announced an auction on Friday of up to 20000 contracts for currency swaps offering up to billion of these instruments http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/brazil-currency/brazilian-central-bank-to-offer-1-bln-in-currency-swaps-on-friday-idUSL1N2AD24C2020-02-14
AllmanWard said the company would cover its outstanding sukuk or Islamic bonds of million due on Oct PositiveAllmanWard said the company would cover its outstanding sukuk or Islamic bonds of million due on Oct http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emirates-dana-gas/uaes-dana-gas-receives-bids-for-egyptian-assets-idUSKBN2060MM2020-02-13
Delbos announced last October that all aspects of Renaults business including Formula One were being examined NeutralPARIS Renault have yet to confirm their Formula One future but team boss Cyril Abiteboul sees every reason for the French carmaker to continue for years to come http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-motor-f1-renault-boss/renault-f1-boss-sees-every-reason-for-carmaker-to-continue-idUSKBN2062JE2020-02-13
Analysts on average expect SoftBank to report a onyear fall in operating profit for the OctoberDecember quarter weighed down by the performance of some of its Vision Funds tech bets NegativeTOKYO SoftBank Group Corp http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-softbank-group-stocks/softbank-stock-surges-to-seven-month-high-after-judge-oks-sprint-t-mobile-merger-idUSKBN20600T2020-02-12
In October last year the company had also agreed to sell a stake in its Chinese operations to local operator Wumart PositiveLate last month sources close to the matter told Reuters that Metro had pushed back expectations to conclude the deal http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-metr-m-a-x-bricks-scp/metro-reaches-deal-to-sell-real-hypermarkets-unit-to-consortium-of-property-investors-idUSKBN2050392020-02-12
Lyft in October said a growing number of customers were paying full price with discounts and promotional incentives decreasing PositiveInvestors were left disappointed sending shares down 5 http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-lyft-results/lyft-forecasts-slower-growth-in-2020-leaves-target-profit-date-unchanged-idUSKBN2052M52020-02-12
The firm has allocated million for renewables investment with more than million already allocated the company said in October PositiveLONDON The worlds largest oil traders are pouring hundreds of millions of dollars into climatefriendly projects including wind farms cow manure plants and blue hydrogen as they seek to match the profits they make from trading oil http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-oil-traders-renewables-analysis/from-wind-power-to-cow-manure-oil-traders-seek-new-profit-recipe-idUSKBN20603A2020-02-12
Against a basket of currencies the dollar was again at its highest since midOctober at 98 NeutralSYDNEY Asian share markets followed Wall Street higher on Tuesday as Chinas factories struggled to reopen after an extended break though analysts warned investors might be underestimating how economically damaging the challenge was likely to be http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-markets/asian-shares-rally-slow-pace-of-china-factory-reopenings-a-worry-idUSKBN20501G2020-02-11
CPI rises at fastest pace since Oct 2011 Positivethe milestone in paragraph 2 to a more than 8year high not http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/china-economy-inflation/corrected-update-1-chinas-producer-prices-break-deflation-spell-but-coronavirus-heightens-risks-idUSL4N2A62J82020-02-10
DES MOINES Iowa When Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders suffered a heart attack in October what upset his longtime supporter Craig Althof the most was the way it was covered by the media NegativeDES MOINES Iowa When Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders suffered a heart attack in October what upset his longtime supporter Craig Althof the most was the way it was covered by the media http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-sanders/how-bernie-sanders-passionate-base-revitalized-his-campaign-idUSKBN2030CL2020-02-10
Sanders held on to some key staff in Iowa from his 2016 campaign and had built up a formidable organization by October with 112 staff working out of 16 offices PositiveDES MOINES Iowa When Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders suffered a heart attack in October what upset his longtime supporter Craig Althof the most was the way it was covered by the media http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-sanders/how-bernie-sanders-passionate-base-revitalized-his-campaign-idUSKBN2030CL2020-02-10
It is expected to announce its OctobertoDecember results next week NeutralBEIJING Japanese carmaker Nissan http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-china-health-nissan/nissans-china-sales-fell-12-in-january-as-coronavirus-epidemic-weighs-idUSKBN20112I2020-02-08
RBC Capital markets acted as financial advisers for MMC in the deal which is expected to close at the end of October PositiveJapans Mitsubishi Materials Corp http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-mantosverde-m-a-mitsubishi-ma/japans-mitsubishi-materials-buys-30-stake-in-chile-copper-mine-idUSKBN2011ED2020-02-08
That job is likely to be closed following the appointment of Kristalina Georgieva in October although the former colleague said other government work could be an option PositiveTidjane Thiam is unlikely to quietly retire after his abrupt exit as chief executive of Credit Suisse some of those who have worked with him predict http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-credit-suisse-gp-spying-ceo-thiam/tightrope-thiam-comeback-ceo-stung-by-a-spying-scandal-idUSKBN2011VV2020-02-08
A U.S. appeals court said late on Thursday it will not reconsider an October ruling that largely upheld the repeal of landmark net neutrality rules rejecting requests by 15 U.S. states and tech and advocacy groups NeutralA U.S. appeals court said late on Thursday it will not reconsider an October ruling that largely upheld the repeal of landmark net neutrality rules rejecting requests by 15 U.S. states and tech and advocacy groups http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-internet/u-s-appeals-court-will-not-reconsider-net-neutrality-repeal-ruling-idUSKBN20032K2020-02-07
In Asian trade the steepest weekly slide in the yen since October has paused leaving the currency sitting just above a twoweek low at 109 NegativeSINGAPORE Asian share markets slipped on Friday and oil price gains stalled as the growing death toll and economic damage from the coronavirus outbreak put a lid on the weeks sharp rally http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/rally-in-stocks-runs-out-of-steam-as-coronavirus-toll-climbs-idUSKBN20105A2020-02-07
Biogen in a stunning reversal in October revived plans to pursue an approval for its Alzheimers drug aducanumab months after deciding to scrap trials of the drug NegativeThe Patent Trial and Appeal Board an administrative court run by the U.S. Patent And Trademark Office ruled that Mylan had failed to demonstrate that some claims were not patentable http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-biogen-multiple-sclerosis-mylan/biogen-shares-soar-32-on-ms-drug-patent-win-over-mylan-idUSKBN1ZZ2OJ2020-02-06
New issues were oversubscribed and flexing said Lauren Basmadjian a portfolio manager at Octagon Credit NeutralLineage Logistics is a case in point http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/lineage-loantlb/demand-for-leveraged-loans-ignites-market-concerns-on-risk-idUSL1N2A50OK2020-02-06
The two firms announced plans for an allshare deal last October that would create the worlds largest online betting business by revenue PositiveThe two firms announced plans for an allshare deal last October that would create the worlds largest online betting business by revenue http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-stars-group-m-a-flutter-competition/britains-cma-to-investigate-flutter-and-stars-gambling-tie-up-idUSKBN1ZZ13G2020-02-06
5 in December but was still higher than an 8month low hit in October NegativeBEIJING Growth in Chinas services sector slowed for a second straight month in January a traditionally busy sales season hitting a threemonth low as companies cut prices and new orders dipped a private sector survey showed on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-pmi/chinas-services-sector-growth-hits-three-month-low-in-january-caixin-pmi-idUSKBN1ZZ06G2020-02-05
A spokeswoman for Goldman Sachs confirmed that Vella had left the firm in recent days after being on leave since October 2018 NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Federal Reserve said on Tuesday that it permanently barred a former Goldman Sachs Group Inc executive from the banking industry over his role in Malaysias multibilliondollar 1MDB corruption scandal http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-goldman-sachs-fed/federal-reserve-bars-former-goldman-sachs-executive-for-role-in-1mdb-scandal-idUSKBN1ZY2792020-02-05
Aides to both said they had not spoken since their meeting in October NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump snubbed U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Tuesday declining to shake her hand as he handed her a paper copy of his State of the Union speech http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-speech-handshake/trump-spurns-pelosi-handshake-she-tears-up-his-speech-idUSKBN1ZZ0EK2020-02-05
Mehta registered his new global longshort equities hedge fund firm Arctis Management which will bet on shares to an address in Mayfair with Britains Companies House last October NegativeLONDON A Londonbased portfolio manager from Louis Bacons former behemoth firm Moore Capital Management is preparing to launch his own hedge fund with more than million in assets under management three sources close to the matter told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-hedgefunds-arctis-exclusive/exclusive-ex-moore-capitals-viraj-mehti-to-launch-500-million-hedge-fund-idUSKBN1ZY2BQ2020-02-05
Reuters in October reported Austrian investor Rene Benkos Signa was likely to submit an offer for Globus PositiveBANGKOK Thailands largest retailer Central Group said on Tuesday it is buying Swiss luxury department store Globus and other real estate assets in a joint venture with Austrias Signa for more than 1 billion Swiss francs http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-central-group-signa-globus/thai-central-group-says-buying-globus-jointly-with-austrias-signa-for-1-billion-idUSKBN1ZY0KV2020-02-05
After cuts in July and October the central banks benchmark rate currently stands at 1 Negativewith no changes to http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/southkorea-economy-cenbank/rpt-s-korean-mission-to-cool-home-prices-puts-central-bank-in-quandary-idUSL4N2A339C2020-02-04
AntiIran sentiment among the activists encamped in Baghdads Tahrir Square since October runs high NegativeBAGHDAD A month after a U.S. missile killed him Qassem Soleimani looms as large over Iraqs fractured democracy as he ever did alive http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iraq-protests-iran-analysis/in-death-irans-soleimani-bequeaths-perilous-dilemma-for-iraq-idUSKBN1ZX1VC2020-02-04
Moreover the latest decline was steep and the fastest observed since October 2016 NegativeCAIRO Nonoil private economic activity in Egypt contracted at the quickest rate in almost three years in January as sales and new export orders slumped a survey showed on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-egypt-economy-pmi/egypt-non-oil-private-sector-shrinks-faster-in-january-pmi-idUSKBN1ZY0CS2020-02-04
Hours before Allawis appointment the blue hats armed with batons attacked a skeleton building in Tahrir Square known as the Turkish Restaurant that demonstrators have occupied since October NegativeBAGHDAD Populist Iraqi cleric Moqtada alSadr urged his followers on Sunday to help security forces clear roads blocked during months of sitin protests calling for a return to normal life after the designation of a new prime minister http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iraq-protests/iraqi-cleric-sadr-tells-followers-to-clear-sit-ins-after-pm-appointed-idUSKBN1ZW0DW2020-02-03
Ryanair on Monday said it did not expect to receive the first MAX jets until September or October 2020 NeutralRyanair on Monday said it did not expect to receive the first MAX jets until September or October 2020 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/uk-ryanair-results/ryanair-to-take-longer-to-reach-200-million-passenger-target-due-to-737-max-woes-idUSKBN1ZX0HW2020-02-03
Some of those militias have been involved alongside security forces in the crackdown against protesters who began their demonstrations in October NegativeBAGHDAD New Prime Minister Mohammed Tawfiq Allawi appealed to downtrodden Iraqis for their support on Saturday hours after his appointment by President Barham Salih but protesters were already rejecting the head of government as a stooge of the political elite http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iraq-protests/new-iraq-pm-appeals-to-the-masses-but-is-rejected-by-protesters-idUSKBN1ZV3SY2020-02-02
Lilly expanded its migraine offerings in October by winning FDA approval for the therapy Reyvow but analysts had said that sideeffects such as dizziness and sleepiness could limit its uptake PositiveThe list price of a drug is not necessarily what patients actually pay http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-lilly-fda-pricing/eli-lilly-prices-migraine-therapy-at-640-for-pack-of-eight-pills-idUSKBN1ZU29I2020-02-01
They are aiming for a full merger in October 2021 with terms to be decided in February that year NeutralTOKYO Japanese drugstore firm MatsumotoKiyoshi Holdings http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-cocokara-fine-m-a-matsumotokysh-hd/japan-drugstore-matsumotokiyoshi-to-buy-20-of-rival-aims-for-full-merger-next-year-idUSKBN1ZU0E72020-02-01
Diabs cabinet took office last week with the backing of Iranbacked Hezbollah and its allies after Saad alHariri quit as premier in October amid protests against the ruling elite Negativequote from banking chief detail http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/lebanon-crisis-eurobonds/update-1-lebanons-march-2020-bond-in-record-rally-on-payment-hopes-idUSL8N29Z7H62020-01-31
Earlier in 2019 EA revealed plans to launch the title which had attracted 70 million players as of October in China and also on mobile PositiveElectronic Arts Inc forecast fourthquarter adjusted revenue below analysts estimates weighed down by the delayed launch of its basketball title NBA while its Apex battles and to attract young gamers http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-electronic-arts-results/eas-tepid-forecast-overshadows-quarterly-beat-shares-slip-idUSKBN1ZT3232020-01-31
In October Visa said about of its TPV is slated to be renewed in the first half of 2020 PositiveThe worlds largest payments network said it now expects client incentives as a percentage of revenue to be in the highend of its forecast range of 22 http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-visa-results/visa-sees-muted-revenue-growth-in-2020-shares-fall-3-idUSKBN1ZT2Z32020-01-31
Chief Executive Officer Logan Green said in October that Lyft is expected to be profitable on an adjusted EBITDA basis in the fourth quarter of 2021 NeutralThe restructuring happened in two of its teams sales and marketing the company said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-lyft-restructuring/lyft-cuts-2-jobs-on-journey-to-profitability-idUSKBN1ZS2QB2020-01-30
In its last report in October the central bank forecast yearoveryear inflation would ease to 8 PositiveISTANBUL Jan 30 Turkeys lira was little changed on Thursday and remained close to a threeweek low against the dollar ahead of a quarterly report in which the central bank is expected to reaffirm its view that inflation will gradually slide this year http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/turkey-currency/turkish-lira-steady-as-cenbank-set-to-reaffirm-inflation-optimism-idUSL8N29Z0LJ2020-01-30
MEXICO CITY Mexican state oil firm Pemexs Chief Executive Octavio Romero said on Wednesday the company has contracted its oil hedge for 2020 which protects its revenues from a potential drop in international oil prices PositiveMEXICO CITY Mexican state oil firm Pemexs Chief Executive Octavio Romero said on Wednesday the company has contracted its oil hedge for 2020 which protects its revenues from a potential drop in international oil prices http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-pemex-hedge/mexican-state-oil-company-pemex-has-contracted-oil-hedge-for-2020-ceo-idUSKBN1ZS2Q32020-01-30
Since the Fed cut rates in October policymakers have kept their target rate in a range of 1 Negativeoil gold settlement prices FOMC http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-gain-on-solid-results-but-virus-keeps-safe-havens-alive-idUSL1N29Y1462020-01-30
the biggest decline since October 2018 in what could be a preview of how Chinese shares will react when their financial markets reopen on Feb NegativeTOKYO Jan 30 Japanese stocks fell on Thursday with a sharp drop in Taiwan shares accelerating the selloff in Tokyo while investors also kept an eye on a World Health Organization meeting related to the coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/japan-stocks-closer/japan-stocks-fall-tracking-taiwan-who-meeting-eyed-idUSL4N29Z1642020-01-30
Elliott in October expressed concerns about Unizos governance and pushed it to accept Blackstones earlier offer after the Japanese firm had rebuffed Blackstone as well as other unidentified bidders NegativeWith its sweetened proposal Blackstone is challenging Unizos shareholders to pressure the management who are accountable for giving better returns to them amid a government push for better corporate governance http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-unizo-m-a-blackstone-group/blackstone-raises-unizo-offer-to-1-75-billion-topping-rival-idUSKBN1ZR0FZ2020-01-29
In October her Dallas home was hit by a tornado and last week she underwent surgery the report noted NeutralIn October her Dallas home was hit by a tornado and last week she underwent surgery the report noted http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-match-group-moves-ceo/former-tinder-coo-to-replace-mandy-ginsberg-as-match-group-ceo-idUSKBN1ZR2XU2020-01-29
Sobibor was razed after a prisoner uprising in October 1943 in which Niemann was killed NegativeBERLIN Historians in Germany have released previously unseen photos of the Nazi Sobibor death camp including what they believe are images of John Demjanjuk who was sentenced in 2011 for his role in the killing of about 28000 people there http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-holocaust-memorial-germany-sobibor/newly-discovered-photos-of-nazi-death-camp-may-show-guard-demjanjuk-historians-idUSKBN1ZR20A2020-01-29
In October Brazil dropped the requirement that foreign bids for public contracts have a notarized translation NegativeBRASILIA Brazils government is changing the rules to give foreign companies an equal shot at winning government contracts the Economy Ministry said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-brazil-economy-procurement/brazil-levels-playing-field-for-foreign-companies-in-government-contract-market-idUSKBN1ZR02U2020-01-28
Israel has called on Russia to release Issachar who was sentenced by a Russian court to sevenandahalf years in jail for drug offences in October NegativeMOSCOW Naama Issachar a U.S.Israeli woman jailed in Russia on drug charges has asked for a pardon Interfax news agency reported citing a statement by her lawyers http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-russia-israel-issachar/u-s-israeli-woman-jailed-in-russia-seeks-pardon-interfax-idUSKBN1ZP0JI2020-01-27
Many ordinary Lebanese had already started stashing cash at home months before protests erupted in October against the ruling elite that plunged Lebanon into its worst crisis in decades NegativeBEIRUT When she heard Lebanese banks would limit cash withdrawals Rita a doctor rushed out to buy a Rolex watch on her credit card anxious to protect some of her savings http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-lebanon-crisis-luxurygoods/rolexes-and-cars-lebanese-spend-big-to-prise-savings-from-the-bank-idUSKBN1ZP0HJ2020-01-27
Sanders gains come at the expense of his fellow progressive Senator Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts whose support dropped to from in the October poll the New York Times reported PositiveWASHINGTON Senator Bernie Sanders is leading other Democratic presidential candidates with of the likely vote in Iowa just over a week before statewide caucuses in the state a New York College poll released Saturday showed http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-iowa/sanders-grabs-lead-in-iowa-race-as-support-for-warren-drops-new-york-times-idUSKBN1ZO0MO2020-01-26
Seeking to prevent capital flight as hard currency inflows slowed and antigovernment protests erupted banks have been imposing informal controls on access to cash and transfers abroad since last October NegativeBEIRUT Lebanons central bank said on Saturday there would be no on deposits at banks due to the countrys financial crisis responding to concerns voiced by a prominent Arab billionaire about risks to foreign investments there http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-lebanon-crisis-cenbank/lebanon-central-bank-reassures-foreign-investors-about-deposits-idUSKBN1ZO0JW2020-01-26
Bayer said in October it was facing 42700 U.S. plaintiffs seeking damages more than twice the tally in July and potentially raising any future settlement NegativeFRANKFURT Shares in seeds and pesticides maker Bayer http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-bayer-glyphosate/bayer-shares-up-2-3-on-report-about-possible-glyphosate-settlement-idUSKBN1ZN0GV2020-01-25
Fernandez inaugurated in December after thumping businessfriendly predecessor Mauricio Macri in October elections has raised grains export taxes and may take additional measures to raise government revenue from farmers PositiveBUENOS AIRES Argentinas top exporter of processed soy Vicentin is in talks over a potential takeover deal with firms including European grains giant Glencore to help resolve a debt crisis according to two sources close to the negotiations http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-argentina-soyproducts-vicentin-exclus/exclusive-argentine-soy-crusher-vicentin-in-takeover-talks-with-firms-including-glencore-sources-idUSKBN1ZN2F02020-01-25
In October Southwest Airlines Co reported the grounding of the 737 Max had cost the airline through the end of September NeutralThe facility which is expected to be at least in size is set up as a delayeddraw term loan that matures in two years banking sources confirmed http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/boeing-loan/boeing-seeks-up-to-us12bn-in-loans-to-ease-liquidity-needs-idUSL1N29T1M42020-01-25
Last October the arbitration decided Heineken must keep distributing Brasil Kirins products through 2022 keeping the dates in the original contract NeutralLast October the arbitration decided Heineken must keep distributing Brasil Kirins products through 2022 keeping the dates in the original contract http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-heineken-coca-cola/coca-cola-brasil-asks-court-to-void-heineken-acquisition-in-brazil-report-idUSKBN1ZN1RD2020-01-25
Nokian which is scheduled to release its fourthquarter numbers on February 4 reiterated its October outlook for flat net sales for 2019 with an operating profit margin of approximately PositiveIt said the Russian market was weaker than expected in 2019 and that it expects a substantial decline there this year http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-nokian-outlook/nokian-tyres-sees-weaker-2020-on-russia-slowdown-idUSKBN1ZN0YP2020-01-25
Sadr supported antigovernment protests when they began in October but did not publicly urge his followers to join them NegativeBAGHDAD Tens of thousands of Iraqis rallied in central Baghdad on Friday calling for the expulsion of U.S. troops but the protest mostly dissipated after a few hours despite a clerics call for a million turnout http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iraq-security-sadr/no-no-america-iraq-protesters-demand-expulsion-of-u-s-troops-idUSKBN1ZN0RI2020-01-25
The IPO also comes more than a year after the October 2018 fatal crash of a Lion Air Boeing jet that killed all 189 people on board NegativeKONG Indonesias Lion Air is launching a premarketing drive next week for a potential public float three sources familiar with its plans said as the airline seeks to win over investors more than a year after the fatal crash of one of its Boeing 737 MAX jets http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-lion-air-ipo/lion-air-to-test-investor-appetite-for-stock-market-listing-idUSKBN1ZN08L2020-01-25
Unrest erupted in October with protests against a corrupt ruling elite including Iranbacked politicians that have met deadly force from government security forces and proIran paramilitaries that dominate the state NegativeBAGHDAD Tens of thousands of Iraqis rallied in central Baghdad on Friday calling for the expulsion of U.S. troops but the protest mostly dissipated after a few hours despite a clerics call for a million turnout http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iraq-security-sadr/no-no-america-iraq-protesters-demand-expulsion-of-u-s-troops-idUSKBN1ZN0RI2020-01-25
A coalition of proengagement groups in border areas which has been taking tentative applications for individual tours told Reuters that nearly 800 South Koreans have expressed interest since late October NegativeSEOUL South Koreas push to resume tourism with the North is aimed at resetting border ties but must overcome Pyongyangs skepticism and chart a careful course around U.S. efforts to pressure leader Kim Jongun into eliminating his nuclear arsenal http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-northkorea-southkorea-analysis/south-koreas-push-for-tourism-in-north-poses-tricky-balancing-act-idUSKBN1ZN0DH2020-01-24
BRASILIA The U.S. government will deport a planeload of Brazilians on Friday the second such chartered flight since October to return an increasing number of migrants trying to enter the United States illegally from Mexico NegativeBRASILIA The U.S. government will deport a planeload of Brazilians on Friday the second such chartered flight since October to return an increasing number of migrants trying to enter the United States illegally from Mexico http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-usa-immigration-brazil/brazil-green-lights-u-s-deportation-of-more-brazilians-by-plane-idUSKBN1ZM30B2020-01-24
The October flight had 70 deportees aboard NeutralBRASILIA The U.S. government will deport a planeload of Brazilians on Friday the second such chartered flight since October to return an increasing number of migrants trying to enter the United States illegally from Mexico http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-usa-immigration-brazil/brazil-green-lights-u-s-deportation-of-more-brazilians-by-plane-idUSKBN1ZM30B2020-01-24
The launch of the EQC has been hampered by production problems including a recall last October after Daimler identified a potentially defective bolt in the differential NegativeFRANKFURT Daimler on Thursday said it plans to build 50000 Mercedes EQC electric cars this year denying a report in Manager Magazin which claimed it had been forced to pare back its 2020 production targets due to battery supply problems http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-daimler-electric-eqc/daimler-to-build-50000-mercedes-eqc-models-this-year-idUSKBN1ZM1SA2020-01-24
In Japan Nidec Corp and Disco Corp are due to announce their financial results for the OctoberDecember quarter later on Thursday NeutralTOKYO Jan 23 Tokyo shares dropped on Thursday led by energyrelated and cyclical stocks as investors remained anxious about the spread of a new flulike virus in China and awaited Japanese corporate earnings http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/japan-stocks-midday/nikkei-retreats-as-china-virus-spreads-energy-linked-firms-sag-idUSL4N29S0412020-01-23
Issachar was sentenced by a Russian court to seven and a half years in jail for drug offences in October NegativeMOSCOW Russian President Vladimir Putin will discuss the release of U.S.Israeli citizen Naama Issachar during a visit to Israel on Thursday with her mother and Israels prime minister Kremlin foreign policy aide Yuri Ushakov told reporters on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-russia-israel-putin/putin-to-discuss-release-of-u-s-israeli-woman-jailed-in-russia-idUSKBN1ZL1VO2020-01-23
Lebanon had been without effective government since Saad alHariri the countrys main Sunni Muslim leader and a traditional ally of the West and Gulf states resigned as premier in October NegativeBEIRUT Lebanons Hezbollahbacked government will be walking a political tightrope as it looks to secure urgent foreign funding to ward off financial collapse and it may look to the International Monetary Fund for assistance http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-lebanon-crisis/facing-economic-crisis-lebanons-government-weighs-options-idUSKBN1ZL0JW2020-01-23
The bill is part of a broader bioethics law which in October cleared its first reading in the National Assembly the lower house where Macrons party commands a majority NegativePARIS Frances Senate voted on Wednesday in favor of a bill that would allow single women and lesbian couples access to invitro fertilization the first major social reform of President Emmanuel Macrons term http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-france-ivf/french-senate-approves-bill-allowing-ivf-for-single-women-lesbians-idUSKBN1ZL33Y2020-01-23
The hacking is said to have taken place months before the October 2018 murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi a Washington Post columnist and critic of the crown prince NegativeSAN U.N. experts have demanded an immediate investigation by U.S. and other authorities into allegations that Saudi Arabias crown prince was involved in a plot to hack the phone of Amazon boss and Washington Post owner Jeff Bezos http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-people-bezos-saudi/u-n-experts-demand-probe-into-alleged-saudi-hack-of-amazon-boss-bezos-idUSKBN1ZL0C92020-01-23
The recent rally in Teslas shares was fueled by a rare quarterly profit in October news of production rampup in its China factory and betterthanexpected annual car deliveries PositiveTesla Inc shares surged on Wednesday and the company became the first publicly listed U.S. automaker to cross billion in market valuation more than Ford Motor Co and General Motors Co combined http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-tesla-stocks/teslas-furious-rally-pushes-market-value-past-100-billion-idUSKBN1ZL24Z2020-01-23
We thought wed be allowed through just like with the October caravan when they reached said Honduran migrant Ritzy Anabel who did not give her surname PositiveTecun Uman GUATEMALA Hundreds of Central Americans trying to reach the United States were stuck at the MexicoGuatemala border on Wednesday after the Mexican government beefed up security to meet U.S. demands to contain migrant flows http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan-mexico/mexico-doesnt-want-us-migrants-get-stuck-at-mexico-guatemala-border-idUSKBN1ZM09V2020-01-23
Aside from Sundays clip the rest of Thomas My was recorded for Channel 5 in October 2019 over six days at his home in Mexico before that decision NeutralLONDON The estranged father of Meghan Duchess of Sussex has sought to defend his reputation in a new documentary to be broadcast on Wednesday but said he fears he will never speak to his daughter or her husband Britains Prince Harry again http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-royals-thomas-markle/meghan-markles-father-defends-his-reputation-in-new-uk-documentary-idUSKBN1ZL00O2020-01-22
He was also upbeat on the outlook for capital expenditure and private consumption saying the hit to households from last Octobers sales tax hike would be temporary PositiveTOKYO The Bank of Japan nudged up its economic growth forecasts on Tuesday and was cautiously optimistic about the global outlook though it said ongoing risks meant it was far to soon to consider scaling down its massive stimulus program http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-japan-economy-boj/boj-raises-growth-forecast-signals-status-quo-on-policy-outlook-idUSKBN1ZJ2872020-01-22
LONDON Ivory Coasts President Alassane Ouattara said on Tuesday a planned revision of the constitution would not include an age limit for presidential candidates seeking to dispel fears that his main rivals would be unable to contest an October election NeutralLONDON Ivory Coasts President Alassane Ouattara said on Tuesday a planned revision of the constitution would not include an age limit for presidential candidates seeking to dispel fears that his main rivals would be unable to contest an October election http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ivorycoast-politics/ivory-coast-leader-says-fears-of-age-limit-for-presidential-candidates-unfounded-idUSKBN1ZK2GI2020-01-22
The kwanza tumbled to record lows in October after policy makers faced with limited foreign currency reserves and subdued oil prices abandoned their tight reign on the currency NegativeLONDON Angola is seeking other countries help to recover state funds lost because of corruption Minister of State for Economic Coordination Manuel Jose Nunes Junior said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-angola-corruption/angola-pleads-for-help-to-claw-back-assets-lost-to-corruption-idUSKBN1ZK20G2020-01-22
Traders said institutional investors have also adopted a waitandsee mood ahead the Japanese corporate earnings season for the OctoberDecember quarter NeutralTOKYO Jan 22 Japanese shares made modest gains on Wednesday as earlier investor panic about the coronavirus in China abated although hygeinerelated firms remained in demand and pressure on the tourism sector persisted http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/japan-stocks-midday/japan-shares-claw-back-earlier-virus-related-losses-but-worries-persist-idUSL4N29R0KF2020-01-22
WeWork ended up facing a cash crunch and was rescued by shareholder SoftBank Group Corp in October in a NegativeDAVOS Switzerland Goldman Sachs Chief Executive David Solomon called WeWorks abandoned initial public offering a great example of the listing process working on Tuesday even if was not as pretty as everybody would like it to http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-davos-meeting-goldman-wework/goldman-ceo-says-process-on-canceled-wework-ipo-worked-idUSKBN1ZK2CJ2020-01-22
Engie customers joining Octopus will receive renewable electricity as standard PositiveOctopus Energy already has around 1 http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-energy-engie/octopus-energy-to-acquire-engies-british-residential-energy-supply-customers-idUSKBN1ZJ1112020-01-21
Octopus Energy already has around 1 NeutralOctopus Energy already has around 1 http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-energy-engie/octopus-energy-to-acquire-engies-british-residential-energy-supply-customers-idUSKBN1ZJ1112020-01-21
Smaller nimbler brands such as Octopus Energy with their lower overheads and cheaper offerings have rapidly taken market share from struggling incumbents NegativeOctopus Energy already has around 1 http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-energy-engie/octopus-energy-to-acquire-engies-british-residential-energy-supply-customers-idUSKBN1ZJ1112020-01-21
That meant President Saied who was also elected in October had the right to designate his own choice of prime minister to try to form a government PositiveTUNIS Tunisian President Kais Saied on Monday designated Elyes Fakhfakh as prime minister a presidency statement said after the fractured parliament this month rejected a government proposed by an earlier nominee to the post http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-tunisia-government/tunisian-president-chooses-former-finance-minister-to-be-pm-idUSKBN1ZJ26V2020-01-21
Australias main index scored another alltime peak and South Korea was near its best level since October 2018 PositiveSYDNEY Asian shares neared a 20month top on Monday as Wall Street extended its run of record peaks on solid U.S. economic data and lashes of liquidity from the Federal Reserve http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/asia-shares-camp-on-high-ground-oil-jumps-on-libya-shutdown-idUSKBN1ZJ0132020-01-20
BEIRUT Lebanese security forces fired water cannons rubber bullets and tear gas on Sunday to try to break up stonethrowing protesters in Beirut which has been rocked by some of the worst violence since unrest erupted in October NegativeBEIRUT Lebanese security forces fired water cannons rubber bullets and tear gas on Sunday to try to break up stonethrowing protesters in Beirut which has been rocked by some of the worst violence since unrest erupted in October http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-lebanon-crisis-protests/lebanese-security-forces-protesters-clash-for-second-night-idUSKBN1ZI0DS2020-01-20
In October Kaabi said that Qatar had commissioned a carbon capture and storage plant and aims to sequester 5 million tonnes of carbon from its LNG operations by 2025 PositiveDOHA Qatar has signed an agreement with Frances Total and Japans Marubeni to build a solar power project with capacity of about 800 megawatts Qatars energy minister said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/uk-qatar-energy-solar/qatar-to-build-solar-power-plant-with-total-and-marubeni-idUSKBN1ZI0BA2020-01-20
Politicians have failed to agree on a government or an economic rescue plan since the protests pushed Saad alHariri to quit as prime minister in October NegativeBEIRUT Lebanese security forces fired water cannons rubber bullets and tear gas on Sunday to try to break up stonethrowing protesters in Beirut which has been rocked by some of the worst violence since unrest erupted in October http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-lebanon-crisis-protests/lebanese-security-forces-protesters-clash-for-second-night-idUSKBN1ZI0DS2020-01-20
Mexican officials have so far controlled the situation more successfully than when a large caravan sought to force its way through at the same crossing in October 2018 PositiveTECUN UMAN Guatemala Central American migrants entered Mexico from Guatemala in small groups on Saturday after brief clashes earlier in the day when dozens of people tried to force their way across the border and were pushed back by Mexican security forces http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-guatemala-mexico/migrants-enter-slowly-at-guatemala-mexico-border-after-scuffles-idUSKBN1ZH0GT2020-01-19
In contrast Subaru Corp halted production of about 10000 cars in Octobers typhoon but was able to resume output in fourandahalf days thanks to thorough supplychain and risk management PositiveTOKYO Japanese companies have contingency plans for the floods that increasingly drench this island nation but most have done little to fortify facilities relying instead on insurance and securing alternative supply sources a Reuters poll found http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-japan-companies-floods/japan-firms-take-few-steps-to-brace-for-increasing-floods-reuters-poll-idUSKBN1ZG0F22020-01-18
Many visitors had come to see a special exhibition on Leonardo da Vinci which opened in October to mark the 500th anniversary of the Italian masters death NegativePARIS Tourists were turned away from the Louvre on Friday as striking staff blocked the entrance to the worlds mostvisited museum http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainment/artshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-france-protests-pensions-louvre/art-lovers-face-louvre-lock-out-as-staff-join-pension-strike-idUSKBN1ZG1HZ2020-01-18
Moodys also said in October it expected CAMs favorable aerospace fundamentals and good execution to support midsingledigit sales growth along with healthy profitability PositiveStanley Black Decker which has a market capitalization of billion is a provider of hand tools power tools and related accessories electronic security solutions healthcare solutions and engineered fastening systems http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-consolidated-aerospace-m-a-stanley-bl/stanley-black-decker-in-talks-to-acquire-cam-sources-idUSKBN1ZG2BE2020-01-18
Nyusi who was sworn in for a second term on Wednesday months after his ruling Frelimo party dominated October elections trimmed the cabinet from 22 ministers to 16 PositiveMAPUTO Mozambiques President Filipe Nyusi kept Carlos Agostinho do as prime minister and Adriano Maleiane as minister of finance on Friday as he appointed a new leaner cabinet http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-mozambique-cabinet/mozambiques-do-rosrio-stays-on-as-prime-minister-in-trimmed-cabinet-idUSKBN1ZG2C02020-01-18
Both towns are in an area that Turkey and allied Syrian rebels took control of in a crossborder incursion launched last October against the Kurdish YPG militia NegativeISTANBUL Three Turkish soldiers were killed in a car bomb attack while carrying out roadside checks on vehicles in northeast Syria on Thursday security sources said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-syria-security-turkey/three-turkish-soldiers-killed-in-car-bomb-attack-in-syria-sources-idUSKBN1ZF2PW2020-01-17
Funds managed by Fidelity Investments and T. Rowe Price Group were among those which bought shares Bloomberg News reported in October PositiveStepStone Group LP one of the worlds biggest investors in alternative assets such as private equity and real estate has hired investment banks for an initial public offering that could take place as early as the first quarter of this year people familiar with the matter said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-stepstone-ipo/u-s-investment-firm-stepstone-taps-banks-for-ipo-sources-idUSKBN1ZF2PK2020-01-17
The MoU follows an agreement reached by the two energy giants in October 2018 that aims to build more production equipment at their jointlyowned petrochemical complex in Huizhou PositiveRoyal Dutch Shell signed a memorandum of understanding with China National Offshore Oil Corp to build its first commercialscale polycarbonate production plant in southern city of Huizhou in China http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-shell-cnooc-china/royal-dutch-shell-signs-mou-with-chinas-cnooc-to-build-polycarbonate-plant-idUSKBN1ZF12D2020-01-17
Cerved which is working with Mediobanca and Credit Suisse said in late October it could either sell or merge its bad loan unit NeutralMILAN Intrum Europes biggest debt recovery firm is expected to complete its due diligence to potentially buy the bad loan arm of Italys Cerved by mid February two sources familiar with the matter said as the sector gears up for consolidation http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-italy-loans-cerved/intrum-seen-wrapping-up-analysis-on-cerved-bad-loan-unit-by-mid-february-sources-idUSKBN1ZE24B2020-01-16
Lebanon has been without a government or economic rescue plan since Saad alHariri resigned as prime minister on Oct NegativeBEIRUT Lebanons caretaker finance minister has asked the central bank governor to hold off on a proposed swap of 2020 Eurobonds after ratings agencies warned it could constitute a selective default a source familiar with the matter said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-lebanon-government-cenbank-swaps/lebanon-central-bank-governor-has-been-asked-to-delay-eurobond-swaps-source-idUSKBN1ZE2HA2020-01-16
TSMC whose clients include iPhone maker Apple Inc said OctoberDecember net profit was PositiveTAIPEI Jan 16 Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co Ltd the worlds largest contract chipmaker reported a 16 http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/tsmc-results/tsmc-q4-profit-up-16-1-beats-market-forecasts-idUSB9N2800262020-01-16
Trump said during an October campaign rally in Minnesota that he had delivered on a pledge to give local communities a greater say in refugee and increase vetting PositiveNEW YORK A U.S. federal judge ruled on Wednesday to block an executive order by President Donald Trump that only allows refugees to be resettled if state and local officials agree to accept them http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-refugees/u-s-judge-blocks-trump-order-requiring-local-officials-consent-to-take-refugees-idUSKBN1ZE2E02020-01-16
Under current projections made in October the BOJ expects the economy to expand 0 PositiveTOKYO The Bank of Japan is expected to keep monetary policy steady next week and nudge up its economic growth forecast as the U.S.China trade deal and deescalation in Middle East tensions take some pressure off the central bank for more stimulus http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-japan-economy-boj/boj-to-keep-policy-steady-raise-growth-outlook-as-risks-subside-idUSKBN1ZF0G92020-01-16
in December after hitting a 15year high of more than in October 2018 would ease further PositiveISTANBUL Analysts expect the Turkish economy to grow around this year and next according to a Reuters poll issued on Thursday well shy of a government forecast as it recovers from a recession that left economic activity treading water last year http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-turkey-economy-poll/turkish-economy-to-pick-up-some-pace-in-2020-after-stumble-reuters-poll-idUSKBN1ZF09Q2020-01-16
It was also slower than Octobers 2 NegativeLIMA Jan 15 Perus economic activity grew 1 http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/peru-economy/peru-economy-grows-1-86-in-november-slowest-since-may-idUSL1N29K01V2020-01-15
The EIB Climate Survey was based on 30000 respondents from Sept 27 to Oct 21 2019 in the 28 countries of the European Union and the United States and China NeutralBRUSSELS Most Chinese Europeans and U.S. citizens plan to fly less for holidays this year to limit aircraft carbon dioxide emissions and help prevent catastrophic climate change a survey by the European Investment Bank showed on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eu-climate-survey/europeans-chinese-americans-to-fly-less-in-2020-to-fight-climate-change-survey-idUSKBN1ZD1EE2020-01-15
Edwards was charged in October 2018 NegativeNEW YORK A former U.S. Treasury Department employee on Monday pleaded guilty to leaking confidential documents relating to former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort and others to a reporter from digital media company BuzzFeed http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-fincen-leaks/ex-u-s-treasury-employee-pleads-guilty-to-leaks-linked-to-russia-probe-idUSKBN1ZC2FB2020-01-14
Fernandez a moderate centerleft Peronist was elected in October with a mandate to end painful fiscal cuts implemented by his predecessor Mauricio Macri NegativeBUENOS AIRES President Alberto Fernandez said he has set a March 31 deadline to renegotiate Argentinas rampant public debt and that a more International Monetary Fund approves of the direction his government is taking http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-argentina-debt/argentinas-fernandez-sets-march-31-deadline-to-renegotiate-debt-says-has-imf-backing-idUSKBN1ZB0OS2020-01-13
In an emotional TV interview last October Harry admitted he and William had fallen out NegativeLONDON Queen Elizabeth has summoned her grandson Prince Harry for a crisis meeting to discuss future arrangements for him and his wife Meghan following the couples shock announcement that they want to step back from royal duties http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-royals/uks-queen-elizabeth-calls-prince-harry-for-crisis-meeting-idUSKBN1ZA0HD2020-01-13
SPLRCT has a PE above 21 up from 19 in early October NeutralNEW FRANCISCO As major U.S. corporations prepare to close the books on a lackluster year of profit growth they may need to shore up confidence that 2020 will show significant improvement to keep the stock markets rally going http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-results-outlook/pressure-for-2020-as-u-s-companies-report-end-of-weak-profit-year-idUSKBN1ZB0EB2020-01-13
Trudeaus Liberal Party was reelected in October but with a smaller caucus that leaves him dependent on other parties to hold government NegativeEDMONTON Alberta Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeaus diplomacy was vindicated on Saturday when Iran admitted that it accidentally shot down a Ukrainian airliner as Trudeau had suggested and his handling of the incident may increase support at home Canadian political observers said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iran-crash-canada/canadas-trudeau-wins-plaudits-at-home-as-iran-admits-causing-crash-idUSKBN1ZA0V62020-01-12
57 a barrel and was heading for its first decline in six weeks and its biggest since October down around 4 NegativeEuropean stocks edge higher following Asian lead http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-march-back-to-record-highs-as-middle-east-tensions-ease-idUSL8N29F2242020-01-11
Boeing also disclosed that Kevin McAllister who was fired as CEO of Boeing Commercial Airlines in October forfeited NegativeBoeing said in November Muilenburg had volunteered to give up his 2019 bonus and stock awards http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-boeing-737-max-ceo-severance/boeing-says-ousted-ceo-muilenburg-not-entitled-to-severance-payment-idUSKBN1Z92DQ2020-01-11
That plan was upended when Prosus laid down the first of three unsolicited rival bids in October NeutralAMSTERDAM Online food ordering company Takeaway http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-just-eat-m-a-takeaway-com/takeaway-seals-victory-in-8-billion-just-eat-battle-idUSKBN1Z91KI2020-01-11
In October Lockheed said it expects billion in sales from hypersonic weapons in 2020 NeutralWalker joins the worlds largest defense contractor from the U.S. Department of Defenses future warfare and technology agency DARPA where he was a director http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-lockheed-moves-steven-walker/lockheed-martin-names-steven-walker-as-chief-technology-officer-idUSKBN1Z82J72020-01-10
Ghosn said he was later surprised to learn that the use in October 2016 of the Grand Trianon building located in the grounds of Versailles Palace was billed to Renault PositiveBEIRUT Former NissanRenault boss Carlos Ghosn said on Wednesday he had not initially paid to hold a family party in the grounds of the sumptuous Versailles Palace because he thought the palace was offering him the use of the venue for free http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-nissan-ghosn-versailles/ghosn-i-thought-versailles-palace-party-venue-was-a-gift-idUSKBN1Z72K92020-01-09
Since the movement rose to global prominence in October 2017 several highprofile criminal cases have been brought alleging sexual misconduct going back years or even decades NegativeSince the movement rose to global prominence in October 2017 several highprofile criminal cases have been brought alleging sexual misconduct going back years or even decades http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-people-harvey-weinstein-factbox-metoo/factbox-two-years-of-metoo-in-the-courts-idUSKBN1Z71J92020-01-09
The announcement comes after Lyfts management in October said it planned to expand its partnership with corporations to incentivize business travelers who outspend other riders PositiveLyft Inc on Wednesday said it has teamed up with JPMorgan Chase Co to offer extended rewards to Chase customers using their credit cards to pay for Lyft rides http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-lyft-jp-morgan/lyft-and-chase-to-offer-credit-card-ride-hailing-rewards-idUSKBN1Z72PD2020-01-09
The couple whose titles are the Duke and Duchess of Sussex began legal action against some tabloid newspapers in October over phonehacking and invasion of privacy NeutralLONDON Prince Harry and his wife Meghan will step back from senior roles in Britains royal family and spend more time in North America they said on Wednesday an announcement that appears to have taken his grandmother Queen Elizabeth by surprise http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-royals-harry/british-royals-harry-and-meghan-step-back-from-senior-roles-in-surprise-move-idUSKBN1Z72NJ2020-01-09
Renault currently led by interim chief Clotilde Delbos is drawing up a shortlist of candidates to replace Thierry Bollore who was ousted in mid October NeutralVolkswagen http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-renault-seat-demeo/vws-seat-brand-chief-steps-down-as-renault-continues-ceo-hunt-idUSKBN1Z61V92020-01-08
The statistics ministry will release growth data for the OctoberDecember quarter on Feb PositiveNEW DELHI India on Tuesday forecast growth for the current financial year the slowest pace in 11 years which will likely prompt the finance minister to opt for extra fiscal stimulus when she presents the annual budget next month http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-india-economy-gdp/india-predicts-slower-5-growth-likely-prompting-budget-stimulus-idUSKBN1Z61I22020-01-08
The trade deal first agreed in October 2018 and revised last month aims to modernize and broaden the 26yearold North American Free Trade Agreement PositiveWASHINGTON The U.S. Senate Finance Committee overwhelmingly approved the U.S.MexicoCanada Agreement on Tuesday moving the revamped North American trade deal a step closer to a final Senate vote in the coming days or weeks http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-usa-trade-usmca/u-s-senate-panel-advances-north-american-trade-deal-final-vote-timing-uncertain-idUSKBN1Z61M82020-01-08
5 in November but was still higher than an 8month low hit in October NegativeBEIJING Chinas services sector expanded at a slower pace in December following a strong rebound in the previous month with business confidence falling to the second lowest on record despite a pickup in new orders a private survey showed on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-pmi/chinas-services-sector-expands-at-slower-pace-in-dec-as-confidence-dips-caixin-pmi-idUSKBN1Z504R2020-01-07
A sales tax increase and typhoon had weighed on business activity in October and there was only a very limited recovery in November Hayes said NegativeTOKYO Japans services sector saw its deepest contraction in more than three years in December as business activity took a hit from weak demand at home and abroad a private survey showed on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-japan-economy-pmi/japan-december-services-sector-shrinks-at-fastest-pace-in-over-three-years-pmi-idUSKBN1Z60232020-01-07
ABIDJAN Ivory Coast President Alassane Ouattara said on Monday he intends to modify the constitution ahead of an October presidential election seen as a test of the countrys stability PositiveABIDJAN Ivory Coast President Alassane Ouattara said on Monday he intends to modify the constitution ahead of an October presidential election seen as a test of the countrys stability http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ivorycoast-politics/ivory-coast-president-plans-constitutional-revision-before-election-idUSKBN1Z602Z2020-01-07
Allegations against Weinstein first were reported in the New York Times and The New Yorker magazine in October 2017 NegativeNEW YORK Lawyers in Harvey Weinsteins rape trial will begin selecting jurors on Tuesday a challenging process in the wake of the movement and fresh sex crime charges brought against the former film producer http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-people-harvey-weinstein/jury-selection-in-weinstein-rape-trial-begins-in-wake-of-new-charges-idUSKBN1Z60H92020-01-07
BRUSSELS Euro zone producer prices fell in November for the fourth consecutive month but their drop was slower than in October and smaller than expected official estimates showed on Monday NegativeBRUSSELS Euro zone producer prices fell in November for the fourth consecutive month but their drop was slower than in October and smaller than expected official estimates showed on Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eurozone-economy-ppi/euro-zone-producer-prices-fall-less-than-expected-in-november-idUSKBN1Z50XK2020-01-07
Natura Co will host a second event in New York in October or November to unveil a combined strategic business plan Marques said PositiveSAO YORK Brazilian cosmetics group Natura Co http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-natura-co-hold-synergies/avon-natura-tie-up-to-yield-more-cost-savings-ceo-idUSKBN1Z51CS2020-01-07
in November as consumer sentiment stayed depressed after Octobers sales tax hike which looks to have hit private consumption harder than the government thought NegativeTOKYO Japans services sector saw its deepest contraction in more than three years in December as business activity took a hit from weak demand at home and abroad a private survey showed on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-japan-economy-pmi/japan-december-services-sector-shrinks-at-fastest-pace-in-over-three-years-pmi-idUSKBN1Z60232020-01-07
ChemChina wants to list Syngenta on Chinas technologyfocused STAR market in mid2020 according to fundraising documents dated from October PositiveZURICH ChemChina and Sinochem http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-chemchina-sinochem-syngenta/chemchina-sinochem-merge-agricultural-assets-syngenta-idUSKBN1Z40FZ2020-01-06
The airport announced in October expansion plans to handle more than 60 million passengers by 2022 the year that Qatar hosts the FIFA World Cup PositiveCAIRO Qatars Hamad International Airport the countrys main commercial airport reported on Sunday a 12 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-qatar-airport/qatars-hamad-airport-sees-12-4-increase-in-passengers-in-2019-idUSKBN1Z40PL2020-01-06
The antigovernment protesters like thousands across Iraq have been demanding an overhaul of the entire political system since October and oppose the militias NegativeBAGHDAD Iraqs parliament on Sunday backed a recommendation by the prime minister that all foreign troops should be ordered out after the U.S. killing of a top Iranian military commander and an Iraqi militia leader in Baghdad http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iraq-security-parliament/iraqi-parliament-backs-government-push-to-expel-foreign-troops-idUSKBN1Z407Z2020-01-06
China said in October it planned to remove business restrictions on foreign banks brokerages and fund management firms PositiveSHANGHAI Chinas banking and insurance regulator has released new rules which make it easier for foreign lenders to enter the Chinese market http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-banking/china-banking-regulator-eases-market-access-for-foreign-lenders-idUSKBN1Z307D2020-01-05
About of Teslas shares are currently sold short down from about in October according to S3 Partners PositiveTesla on Friday said it demonstrated a production runrate capability of more than 3000 units per week at the Shanghai factory http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-tesla-deliveries-shorts/tesla-rally-leaves-short-sellers-down-3-billion-since-2018-idUSKBN1Z21W12020-01-04
After surging into a tie for first place with Biden in early October Warren has dropped to third place behind him and Sanders in public opinion polls PositiveWASHINGTON Democratic presidential hopefuls started 2020 by reporting sizable cash fundraising totals suggesting that Republican President Donald Trumps growing campaign war chest may face some serious competition from his rivals http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-fundraising/trumps-cash-rich-campaign-faces-money-competition-from-democratic-rivals-idUSKBN1Z21ED2020-01-04
Lebanons politicians have failed to come up with a rescue plan since Prime Minister Saad alHariri quit in October after protests over state corruption NegativeBEIRUT Lebanon needs a billion bailout including International Monetary Fund support to emerge from its financial crisis former economy minister Nasser Saidi told Reuters on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-lebanon-economy/lebanons-crisis-needs-20-billion-25-billion-bailout-former-minister-says-idUSKBN1Z21IR2020-01-04
Like Kurer he declined to stand for another term after the deal for Libertys UPC Switzerland unit failed in October NegativeFreenet a German telecommunications company which holds a 24 http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-sunrise-ceo/sunrises-ceo-swantee-chairman-kurer-quit-after-failed-liberty-global-deal-idUSKBN1Z20G72020-01-04
October 10 2017 Chapman Weinsteins wife says she is leaving him NegativeHarvey Weinstein who transformed the independent film world with awardwinning movies such as Shakespeare in and The English faces criminal sexual assault charges before a jury trial in New York state court to begin next week http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-people-harvey-weinstein-fall-timeline/timeline-the-harvey-weinstein-story-from-the-studio-to-the-courtroom-idUSKBN1Z210P2020-01-04
October 11 2018 Weinstein wins dismissal of the charges over the alleged 2004 assault NegativeHarvey Weinstein who transformed the independent film world with awardwinning movies such as Shakespeare in and The English faces criminal sexual assault charges before a jury trial in New York state court to begin next week http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-people-harvey-weinstein-fall-timeline/timeline-the-harvey-weinstein-story-from-the-studio-to-the-courtroom-idUSKBN1Z210P2020-01-04
October 14 2017 The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences the group that selects the Oscar winners expels Weinstein PositiveHarvey Weinstein who transformed the independent film world with awardwinning movies such as Shakespeare in and The English faces criminal sexual assault charges before a jury trial in New York state court to begin next week http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-people-harvey-weinstein-fall-timeline/timeline-the-harvey-weinstein-story-from-the-studio-to-the-courtroom-idUSKBN1Z210P2020-01-04
October 6 2017 Weinstein takes indefinite leave of absence from The Weinstein Co NegativeHarvey Weinstein who transformed the independent film world with awardwinning movies such as Shakespeare in and The English faces criminal sexual assault charges before a jury trial in New York state court to begin next week http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-people-harvey-weinstein-fall-timeline/timeline-the-harvey-weinstein-story-from-the-studio-to-the-courtroom-idUSKBN1Z210P2020-01-04
Parnas and Fruman were charged in October with federal campaign finance violations including over a donation to a committee supporting Trumps reelection NegativeNEW YORK A U.S. judge on Friday authorized a Rudy Giuliani associate indicted on campaign finance charges to turn over documents and the contents of his iPhone to a House panel as part of the impeachment process against President Donald Trump http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-giuliani-parnas/giuliani-associate-can-give-documents-sought-in-trump-impeachment-to-house-panel-idUSKBN1Z21TZ2020-01-04
The iPhone was seized when Parnas was arrested on Oct NegativeNEW YORK A U.S. judge on Friday authorized a Rudy Giuliani associate indicted on campaign finance charges to turn over documents and the contents of his iPhone to a House panel as part of the impeachment process against President Donald Trump http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-giuliani-parnas/giuliani-associate-can-give-documents-sought-in-trump-impeachment-to-house-panel-idUSKBN1Z21TZ2020-01-04
Fifteen Tesla employees who had purchased the car were the first to take delivery on Monday after the first Chinamade vehicles rolled off the plants production line in October PositiveTesla has said it plans to start delivering cars made at its billion factory in Shanghai to the public on Jan http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-tesla-china-price/tesla-cuts-price-for-china-made-model-3-vehicles-before-delivery-idUSKBN1Z206A2020-01-03
Lei announced in October the company planned to launch more than 10 5G phone models in 2020 PositiveBEIJING Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi Corp will invest more than 50 billion yuan http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-xiaomi-investment/xiaomi-to-invest-7-billion-in-5g-ai-and-iot-over-next-five-years-idUSKBN1Z10DY2020-01-03
SRMs would also be important for North Koreas efforts to field an operational submarinelaunched ballistic missile similar to what was testfired from a submerged barge in October NegativeSEOUL If North Korea returns to longrange missile launches or other weapons tests in 2020 its military could make valuable technical advances and gain experience alongside whatever political message is sent to Washington http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-northkorea-missiles-technology-analys/faster-rockets-more-warheads-what-north-korea-could-gain-from-new-weapons-development-idUSKBN1Z10BQ2020-01-03
Since October NZ has deployed 157 firefighters to Australia NegativeBATEMANS BAY The Australian navy on Friday began evacuating around 1000 people stranded on the east coast of the fireravaged country as a searing weather front was set to whip up more blazes across the states of Victoria and New South Wales http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-australia-bushfires/australian-navy-begins-mass-evacuations-as-new-fire-threat-looms-idUSKBN1Z11HE2020-01-03
The moderate Islamist Ennahda party nominated Jemli to form a government after it came first in the Oct PositiveTUNIS Tunisias designated prime minister Habib Jemli submitted a proposed cabinet to President Kais Saied on Wednesday but he has not yet publicly announced the names of cabinet ministers http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-tunisia-government/tunisias-designated-pm-says-he-has-formed-a-government-idUSKBN1Z01Z22020-01-02
The row began after Mexico admitted ousted Bolivian President Evo Morales as an exile following allegations he had rigged the October presidential election NegativeLA PAZ The European Union said on Tuesday it was deeply about Bolivias expulsion of Spanish officials caught up in an escalating diplomatic row between Mexico and the interim conservative administration in La Paz http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-bolivia/eu-criticizes-bolivias-expulsion-of-spanish-diplomats-idUSKBN1YZ13N2020-01-01
The sources said in October that the CEO appointment was the latest concern EBRD had with the bourses direction and convinced it to sell its stake NegativeISTANBUL The Turkish Wealth Fund has bought the European Bank for Reconstruction and Developments stake in Borsa Istanbul raising its stake in the stock exchange to 90 http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-turkey-bourse-fund/turkish-wealth-fund-buys-ebrds-10-stake-in-borsa-istanbul-idUSKBN1YZ0BW2020-01-01





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A potential merger of the two firms was expected to be completed by October this year the International Tin Association said later in June citing local sources PositiveBEIJING Stateowned China Minmetals Corp has ended talks with the southwestern province of Yunnan about taking control of the worlds top tin producer Yunnan Tin http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-yunnan-tin-china-minmetals/china-minmetals-ends-pursuit-of-yunnan-tin-idUSKBN1YY0NV2019-12-31
Freelance videographer Chen Yan said she originally planned to stay only a week when she came in October but ended up staying a month PositiveGUANZHONG China Yang Zhaoyu quit his job in a big Chinese city nine months ago and moved to a small community that preaches sustainable living and mindful consumption http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-commune-widerimage/city-dwellers-find-simpler-life-in-rural-china-commune-idUSKBN1YY00V2019-12-31
Sanders was hospitalized after experiencing chest pains during a campaign event in Las Vegas on Oct NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders passed a stress test this month after a heart attack required him to have two stents inserted in an artery in October doctors to the Democratic presidential candidate said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-sanders/u-s-presidential-candidate-sanders-given-clean-bill-of-health-after-october-heart-attack-idUSKBN1YY1DJ2019-12-31
WASHINGTON U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders passed a stress test this month after a heart attack required him to have two stents inserted in an artery in October doctors to the Democratic presidential candidate said on Monday PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders passed a stress test this month after a heart attack required him to have two stents inserted in an artery in October doctors to the Democratic presidential candidate said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-sanders/u-s-presidential-candidate-sanders-given-clean-bill-of-health-after-october-heart-attack-idUSKBN1YY1DJ2019-12-31
It has spent heavily in preparation for the six months long fair which starts in October although it has tapered its investment as associated projects were completed PositiveDUBAI Dubai expects to substantially increase state spending next year to stimulate the emirates economy and support the Expo 2020 world fair according to the 2020 budget released on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emirates-dubai-budget/dubai-budget-sets-record-spending-to-boost-growth-ahead-of-expo-2020-idUSKBN1YX0612019-12-30
In October she vowed to abstain from highdollar fundraisers if she becomes the Democratic nominee extending to the general election her refusal to hold such events during the primary season PositiveWASHINGTON Elizabeth Warrens presidential campaign told supporters on Friday its fundraising haul stands at just over million and made a plea for more donations with just days left in the fourth quarter http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-warren/democrat-warrens-u-s-presidential-campaign-issues-fundraising-plea-idUSKBN1YW0012019-12-29
In October the company bought a credit card manager supplier for 455 million reais to strengthen its fintech division PositiveSAO PAULO Brazilian software company Totvs SA http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-totvs-acquisition/brazils-totvs-buys-tech-company-consinco-to-strengthen-retail-ops-idUSKBN1YW0CF2019-12-29
Ge who stepped down at Chinalco in October and was replaced by former steel executive Yao Lin takes over at the association from the retiring Chen Quanxun NeutralBEIJING Ge Honglin the former chairman of stateowned Chinese aluminum firm Chinalco has been named as the new head of the China Nonferrous Metals Industry Association a newspaper affiliated with the association reported on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-metals/chinalco-ex-chairman-ge-named-china-metals-association-head-idUSKBN1YV0X92019-12-28
ISTANBUL Turkeys inflation is expected to rise above in December due to waning socalled base effects that pushed it to multiyear lows in October even while it closes a volatile year below a forecasted level of a Reuters poll showed on Friday NegativeISTANBUL Turkeys inflation is expected to rise above in December due to waning socalled base effects that pushed it to multiyear lows in October even while it closes a volatile year below a forecasted level of a Reuters poll showed on Friday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-turkey-economy-inflation/turkish-inflation-to-rise-to-11-56-in-december-after-big-slide-in-2019-idUSKBN1YV17Q2019-12-28
In October the official rate of inflation was but anecdotal accounts suggest prices are rising more quickly PositiveKHARTOUM Sudans transitional government plans to remove fuel subsidies gradually in 2020 and double public sector salaries to ease the impact of galloping inflation the finance minister said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-sudan-economy/sudan-to-lift-fuel-subsidies-gradually-in-2020-minister-idUSKBN1YV1LY2019-12-28
Halkbank has resisted entering a plea to the federal fraud and money laundering charges announced on Oct NegativeNEW YORK A federal judge in Manhattan on Thursday rejected a request by Turkeys stateowned Halkbank to put on hold a federal prosecution accusing it of helping Iran evade U.S. economic sanctions http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-turkey-halkbank/turkeys-halkbank-fails-to-halt-u-s-prosecution-for-aiding-iran-idUSKBN1YU12A2019-12-27
The Justice Ministry in October formally labeled Navalnys anticorruption group a foreign meaning it can be subjected to spot checks and face bureaucratic scrutiny NegativeMOSCOW Russian authorities raided the Moscow headquarters of opposition politician Alexei Navalny on Thursday using power tools to gain entry before dragging Navalny out by force and confiscating technical equipment such as laptops http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-russia-politics-navalny/russian-authorities-raid-kremlin-critic-alexei-navalnys-moscow-office-idUSKBN1YU0I62019-12-27
The decision aims to maintain price stability at a time when soft wheat prices have soared on the international market since October 2019 government spokesman Hassan Abyaba told reporters PositiveRABAT Moroccos government approved on Thursday a decree to suspend customs duty on soft wheat from Jan http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-morocco-wheat/morocco-suspends-customs-duty-on-soft-wheat-from-january-2-to-april-30-idUSKBN1YU0TW2019-12-27
After April Seki had no additional contact with Nidec until the recruiter called him again on Oct NeutralYOKOHAMA Japan The executive tasked with leading a recovery at Nissan Motor Co Ltd http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-nissan-executives/nissan-top-executive-seki-to-resign-in-blow-to-turnaround-plan-idUSKBN1YS0R82019-12-25
Originally set for 2019 the BoeingEmbraer deal was delayed after the Commission decided in October to deepen a competition probe now scheduled to end in late February NegativeOriginally set for 2019 the BoeingEmbraer deal was delayed after the Commission decided in October to deepen a competition probe now scheduled to end in late February http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-boeing-embraer/new-boeing-boss-faces-eu-pressure-over-embraer-tie-up-sources-idUSKBN1YS0T82019-12-25
Boeing director since 2009 Calhoun became chairman in October when the roles of chief executive and chairman were split NegativeCalhoun who replaces Dennis Muilenberg needs to secure regulatory approval so the 737 MAX can start flying again and must repair trust with passengers and airlines http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-boeing-737-max-ceo-calhoun-factbox/factbox-from-ge-to-media-boeings-new-ceo-idUSKBN1YR1MF2019-12-24
Freight rates peaked in October 2019 and that prompted refiners to go for shorthaul crude like from the Middle Ehsan Ul Haq an analyst with Refinitiv said PositiveNEW DELHI Latin Americas share of Indian oil imports plunged in November to its lowest in 20 months tanker arrival data showed as refiners bought similar heavier grades from the Middle East to reduce shipping costs http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-india-oil-imports/indian-november-imports-of-latin-american-oil-slump-to-20-month-low-data-idUSKBN1YR1PM2019-12-24
Freight rates surged in October after nearly 300 oil tankers globally were placed off limit by oil firms and traders for fear of violating U.S. sanctions against Iran and Venezuela NegativeNEW DELHI Latin Americas share of Indian oil imports plunged in November to its lowest in 20 months tanker arrival data showed as refiners bought similar heavier grades from the Middle East to reduce shipping costs http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-india-oil-imports/indian-november-imports-of-latin-american-oil-slump-to-20-month-low-data-idUSKBN1YR1PM2019-12-24
The purchase agreement finalizes an October provisional deal for the aircraft when Spirit picked European planes despite Washington imposing tariffs on them PositiveThe deal includes a mix of Airbus A319 A320 and A321 models the company said http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-spirit-airlines-orders/spirit-airlines-to-buy-100-airbus-a320neo-family-aircraft-idUSKBN1YR22H2019-12-24
Were improving and were he told lawmakers in October PositiveMuilenburg could not be reached for comment http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-boeing-737-max-ceo/boeing-fires-ceo-muilenburg-to-restore-confidence-amid-737-crisis-idUSKBN1YR1FL2019-12-24
in Mondays session and are up nearly since the quarterly report in October NeutralTesla Inc shares traded above on Monday more than a year after Elon Musk tweeted he had funding to take the electric car maker private at that price only to later give up under investor pressure and regulatory concerns http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-tesla-stocks/so-high-tesla-shares-cross-420-mark-over-a-year-after-musk-buyout-tweet-idUSKBN1YR1VL2019-12-24
Despite having nuclear technology Iran has never pursued building or using nuclear weapons which its religion forbids the countrys highest political authority Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said in October PositiveGENEVA The secondary circuit of Irans Arak heavy water nuclear reactor will become operational on Monday the countrys semiofficial Mehr news agency reported http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-iran-nuclear-arak/secondary-circuit-of-irans-arak-nuclear-reactor-to-be-operational-monday-mehr-news-agency-idUSKBN1YR0KA2019-12-23
In October Blackstone emerged as a potential bidder offering 5000 yen per share but it has not launched a bid NegativeTOKYO Japanese hotel chain Unizo Holdings http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-unizo-m-a-lone-star/lone-star-emerges-as-white-knight-bidder-for-japanese-hotel-chain-unizo-idUSKBN1YQ0DJ2019-12-23
In October Kuwaits deputy foreign minister Khaled alJarallah said negotiations between Kuwait and Riyadh on the Neutral Zone issue were very and an agreement has been reached PositiveKUWAIT Kuwaits oil minister said on Sunday he hoped Kuwait and Saudi Arabia will resolve the Neutral Zone issue by the end of 2019 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-kuwait-saudi-arabia-oil/kuwait-hopes-to-resolve-neutral-zone-oil-issue-with-saudi-arabia-by-year-end-idUSKBN1YQ08U2019-12-23
MEXICO CITY Mexicos ambassador to Argentina resigned on Sunday citing health problems following new allegations of shoplifting after video from late October showed the diplomat attempting to steal a book NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexicos ambassador to Argentina resigned on Sunday citing health problems following new allegations of shoplifting after video from late October showed the diplomat attempting to steal a book http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-diplomacy/mexican-ambassador-caught-shoplifting-in-buenos-aires-resigns-idUSKBN1YR02J2019-12-23
last week the biggest weekly fall since October 2016 after UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson set December 2020 as a hard deadline to reach a trade agreement NeutralPound steadies after 2 http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-supported-after-upbeat-u-s-data-pound-steadies-idUSL4N28X06X2019-12-23
Indonesias new trade minister Agus Suparmanto appointed in October could not be reached for comment and vice minister Jerry Sambuaga declined to comment NegativeWhat started as a spat with the European Union over Indonesian palm oil has escalated into a far broader trade dispute with imported European spirits and now dairy products caught in the crossfire http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-indonesia-palm-eu/european-liquor-off-the-menu-in-indonesia-as-trade-row-escalates-idUSKBN1YQ00I2019-12-22
In October the government said monthly premiums for an average 2020 Obamacare health insurance plan will fall by about from this year NegativeEnrollments for 2020 insurance plans under the Affordable Care Act on the HealthCare http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-healthcare-insurance/sign-ups-for-2020-obamacare-insurance-on-healthcare-gov-fall-to-8-3-million-cms-idUSKBN1YO2A82019-12-21
OTTAWA Canadian retail sales plummeted unexpectedly in October the latest in a series of disappointing economic data releases that analysts say could force the Bank of Canada to consider a rate cut NegativeOTTAWA Canadian retail sales plummeted unexpectedly in October the latest in a series of disappointing economic data releases that analysts say could force the Bank of Canada to consider a rate cut http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-canada-economy/canadian-retail-sales-decline-revives-bank-of-canada-rate-cut-bets-idUSKBN1YO22O2019-12-21
SHANGHAI Chinas ecigarette industry has laid off around 50000 people since October roughly of its workforce trade association estimates showed as tightened regulation in the United States and China smother the oncebooming sector NegativeSHANGHAI Chinas ecigarette industry has laid off around 50000 people since October roughly of its workforce trade association estimates showed as tightened regulation in the United States and China smother the oncebooming sector http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-ecigarrettes/chinas-e-cigarette-industry-cuts-10-of-staff-slows-production-as-regulation-tightens-idUSKBN1YO0R12019-12-21
The reforms were recommended at the end of national talks organized by Biya in October to chart a way out of the conflict PositiveYAOUNDE Cameroons parliament granted special status on Friday to two Englishspeaking regions to try to calm a separatist insurgency that has killed 2000 people but the separatists said only independence would satisfy them http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-cameroon-separatists-lawmaking/cameroon-grants-special-status-to-anglophone-regions-idUSKBN1YO24S2019-12-21
7 billion plan approved in October calls for replacing Rikers with four smaller jails elsewhere PositiveNEW YORK Reuters New York City has an opportunity practically unheard of in modern times a chance to decide what to do with an island bigger than Londons Hyde Park http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-usa-land-rikers-trfn/infamous-new-york-island-jail-could-have-new-green-life-idUSKBN1YO0JI2019-12-20
All of the ads mentioning impeachment have come since Oct NegativeWASHINGTON More than of U.S. President Donald Trumps television ads have focused on impeachment this year according to an analysis that shows how central the topic has become for his reelection campaign http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-impeachment/almost-all-of-trumps-tv-campaign-ads-discuss-impeachment-report-idUSKBN1YN2AR2019-12-20
Before Trumps antiimpeachment blitz began in October the president had only aired 36 television ads in 2019 with none mentioning impeachment the Wesleyan Media Group said NegativeWASHINGTON More than of U.S. President Donald Trumps television ads have focused on impeachment this year according to an analysis that shows how central the topic has become for his reelection campaign http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-impeachment/almost-all-of-trumps-tv-campaign-ads-discuss-impeachment-report-idUSKBN1YN2AR2019-12-20
ChemChina wants to list Syngenta the Swiss pesticide producer it bought for billion in 2016 on Chinas technologyfocused STAR market in mid2020 according to fundraising documents dated from October PositiveHONG KONG China National Chemical Corp or ChemChina has approached Chinese statebacked investors for up to billion in funding as part of a reorganisation of its agrichemicals business ahead of a public float according to five people familiar with the situation http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-chemchina-sinochem-syngenta-exclusive/exclusive-chemchina-seeks-funding-from-chinese-state-backed-firms-ahead-of-syngenta-ipo-sources-idUSKBN1YN2WQ2019-12-20
Hariri who is aligned with the West and Gulf Arab states resigned on Oct NegativeBEIRUT Outgoing Lebanese Prime Minister Saad alHariri arrived at the presidential palace on Thursday as formal consultations began to designate a new premier live television footage showed http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-lebanon-protests-consultations/lebanons-hariri-arrives-at-presidency-as-pm-consultations-begin-idUSKBN1YN0US2019-12-20
Takeaway and internet giant Prosus which is also listed in Amsterdam have been battling since October with Takeaways earlier offer backed until now by Just Eats board PositiveTakeaway http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-just-eat-m-a-prosus/takeaway-pulls-ahead-in-just-eat-bidding-war-endgame-idUSKBN1YN21V2019-12-20
The company however cut its annual forecast for net sales growth and profit mainly to reflect the sale of its directstoredelivery snacks business in October NeutralConagra has been pouring money into innovating its brands including Hunts and Chef Boyardee and partnering with retail outlets to increase shelf space for its products http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-conagra-brands-results/conagra-brands-tops-profit-estimates-on-strong-snacks-frozen-food-demand-shares-soar-idUSKBN1YN1MV2019-12-20
At its previous rate review in October the BOJ said output was moving sideways Neutralto additional http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/japan-economy-boj/rpt-boj-keeps-policy-steady-maintains-overall-economic-assessment-idUST9N28E06F2019-12-19
However forward and lease rates have slipped below from near in October suggesting the market has not tightened in recent months PositiveLONDON Palladium prices are within a whisker of breaking above an ounce for the first time with a gaping supply deficit fuelling a remarkable run that has seen the autocatalyst metal more than quadruple in value since 2016 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-palladium-price/graphic-unstoppable-palladium-flirts-with-2000-for-first-time-idUSKBN1YM1YC2019-12-19
In October Australia drew a rebuke from China when it said it would continue to speak about the treatment of the Uighur people in Xinjiang province in China NegativeSYDNEY Australia must abandon criticism of China and see the development of its largest trading partner as an opportunity if bilateral relations are to improve Beijings ambassador to Canberra said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-australia/australia-must-respect-china-if-relations-are-to-improve-chinese-envoy-idUSKBN1YN0652019-12-19
In October the Colombian consumer rights regulator opened a probe into the company for allegedly failing to comply with ecommerce laws NegativeBOGOTA Uber driver Juan Jose is quick to cover his cell phone with the red rag he keeps in his front seat whenever he spots a police officer on the streets of Bogota http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-colombia-startups/drive-me-crazy-colombia-ride-hailing-apps-tech-firms-bristle-at-regulations-idUSKBN1YM1II2019-12-19
Meanwhile Uber canceled a million plan to build its third regional support center in Colombia in October NegativeBOGOTA Uber driver Juan Jose is quick to cover his cell phone with the red rag he keeps in his front seat whenever he spots a police officer on the streets of Bogota http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-colombia-startups/drive-me-crazy-colombia-ride-hailing-apps-tech-firms-bristle-at-regulations-idUSKBN1YM1II2019-12-19
October 2018 Honda Motor Co says it will invest PositiveFiat Chrysler and Peugeot maker PSA on Wednesday reached a binding agreement for their roughly billion merger as the auto industry scrambles to develop zeroemissions vehicles and tackle slowing demand http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-fiatchrysler-m-a-psa-consolidation-ti/timeline-fiat-chrysler-and-peugeot-merger-marks-next-round-of-consolidation-idUSKBN1YM1GY2019-12-19
October 2019 Companies confirm talks over a potential deal PositiveFiat Chrysler and Peugeot maker PSA on Wednesday reached a binding agreement for their roughly billion merger as the auto industry scrambles to develop zeroemissions vehicles and tackle slowing demand http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-fiatchrysler-m-a-psa-consolidation-ti/timeline-fiat-chrysler-and-peugeot-merger-marks-next-round-of-consolidation-idUSKBN1YM1GY2019-12-19
The National Basketball Association says it has incurred substantial financial losses in China since a Houston Rockets official tweeted his support for Hong Kongs prodemocracy protests in October NegativeDOHA Former Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger said on Wednesday Mesut Ozil must accept the of criticizing Chinas treatment of its Uighur Muslims but he defended the star midfielders right to express an opinion http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-arsenal-china-wenger/wenger-says-ozil-must-accept-consequences-of-china-criticism-idUSKBN1YM14S2019-12-19
They announced they were in talks in October PositiveMILAN Fiat Chrysler and Peugeot maker PSA are pushing ahead with a planned merger worth about billion aimed at creating the worlds No http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-fiat-chrysler-m-a-psa-structure-factb/factbox-fiat-chrysler-peugeot-tie-up-how-does-it-work-idUSKBN1YM1MJ2019-12-19
Trudeau was reelected with a minority government in October NeutralMONTREAL A division of SNCLavalin Group Inc pleaded guilty to one fraud charge and will pay a million fine related to projects in Libya the company said on Wednesday in a case that engulfed Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeaus government in crisis http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-snc-lavalin-court/canadas-snc-lavalin-unit-pleads-guilty-to-fraud-charge-in-libya-case-idUSKBN1YM1V02019-12-19
When stripping that out and taking the firms share price right before the outline of the deal was announced in October the Jeep maker was worth around 14 billion euros PositiveBilled as a merger of equals PSAs billion tieup with Fiat Chrysler gives the Peugeot owner one potentially big advantage its own boss will be firmly behind the new wheel http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-fiatchrysler-m-a-psa-governance/french-designs-on-dominance-of-peugeot-fiat-rest-on-tavares-idUSKBN1YM25E2019-12-19
But Malaysias foreign minister said in October the country needed to boost its naval capabilities to prepare for possible conflict in the South China Sea NegativeKUALA Beijing said on Tuesday it had protested against Kuala Lumpur filing a http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-southchinasea-malaysia/beijing-censures-malaysia-over-fresh-south-china-sea-claim-idUSKBN1YL0HM2019-12-18
Credit Suisse Chairman Urs Rohner apologized to Khan in October for an inappropriate surveillance and said the bank did not condone the shadowing of employees NegativeThe bank said it would carry out both an internal and independent assessment of the NZZ allegations http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-credit-suisse-gp-shadow/credit-suisse-investigates-report-of-surveillance-on-second-executive-idUSKBN1YL0GP2019-12-18
Economists polled by Reuters had expected a trade surplus of 17 billion euros in October NeutralBRUSSELS The euro zones seasonally unadjusted trade surplus rose more than expected in October compared with a year earlier thanks to a sharp fall in energy imports data showed on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eurozone-trade/euro-zone-trade-surplus-jumps-more-than-expected-in-october-idUSKBN1YL1152019-12-18
I feel so Parnas who was arrested in October said after the hearing NegativeNEW YORK U.S. prosecutors said in court on Tuesday that Lev Parnas an associate of U.S. President Donald Trumps personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani received a million payment from a lawyer for Ukrainian oligarch Dmytro Firtash http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-trump-giuliani-parnas-oligarch/giuliani-associate-paid-1-million-by-indicted-ukrainian-oligarchs-lawyer-prosecutor-idUSKBN1YL26B2019-12-18
In October the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission announced it was considering a probe into competition issues in the retail banking sector which is dominated by those four banks NegativeAustralias banking industry is reeling from a series of regulatory scandals http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-australia-banks-regulation-explainer/explainer-australias-biggest-banks-reel-from-string-of-scandals-idUSKBN1YM0F82019-12-18
It has surged almost from its October low and a few investors are closing out positions to book gains on this rally PositiveTOKYO Dec 18 Japanese shares edged lower on Wednesday as investors stayed on the sidelines after data showed that the tradereliant economys exports shrunk for the 12th month amid the SinoU.S. tariff war raising the risk of a fourthquarter contraction http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/japan-stocks-midday/japan-shares-edge-lower-on-lacklustre-export-data-profit-taking-idUSL4N28S06G2019-12-18
Thiam said in October a media surrounding the tailing of Khan had not deterred clients and had left business unscathed PositiveThe bank said it would carry out both an internal and independent assessment of the NZZ allegations http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-credit-suisse-gp-shadow/credit-suisse-investigates-report-of-surveillance-on-second-executive-idUSKBN1YL0GP2019-12-18
A report released in October said the FAA had just 45 people in an office overseeing Boeings Organization Designation Authority and its 1500 employees PositiveWASHINGTON The U.S. Congress declined to extend a tax credit for electric vehicles but will boost funding for aviation safety after two deadly Boeing 737 MAX crashes http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-autos-electric/spending-deal-does-not-hike-ev-credit-boosts-aviation-inspection-funds-idUSKBN1YK1YH2019-12-17
Analysts at Goldman Sachs said in October that about billion of deposits might have left Hong Kong for Singapore between June and August NeutralHONG KONG The unrest in Hong Kong has led to as much as billion of capital outflow from investment funds in the Asian financial hub since April the Bank of England said http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-hongkong-protests-markets/5-billion-flee-hong-kong-funds-amid-unrest-bank-of-england-idUSKBN1YL0DX2019-12-17
Japans most popular smartphone payment system QR code payment app PayPay owned jointly by SoftBank and Yahoo Japan has seen membership spike since October helped by a government rebate campaign PositiveTOKYO Japanese telecom company KDDI Corp http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-lawson-m-a-kddi/japans-kddi-ties-up-with-store-chain-lawson-for-payments-buys-stake-idUSKBN1YK0KD2019-12-17
Nikkei hits highest since Oct NeutralTrade deal sends stocks higher but details awaited http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-asian-stocks-ride-wall-st-momentum-to-17-month-peak-pound-slips-idUSL4N28R0ZL2019-12-17
PARIS Renaults former chief executive Thierry Bollore who was ousted in October had sought to flag alleged conflicts of interest and governance problems at the companys Japanese alliance partner Nissan before his departure Le Monde reported on Monday NegativePARIS Renaults former chief executive Thierry Bollore who was ousted in October had sought to flag alleged conflicts of interest and governance problems at the companys Japanese alliance partner Nissan before his departure Le Monde reported on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-renault-nissan/ousted-renault-ceo-bollore-raised-concerns-of-governance-problems-at-nissan-report-idUSKBN1YK1202019-12-17
Sheikh Mohammed who visited Riyadh in October amid hints of a thaw denied Qatar had direct ties with the Brotherhood which the other countries call a terrorist organization PositiveQatars foreign minister said recent talks had broken a protracted stalemate with Saudi Arabia and that Doha would study demands by its Gulf rivals but not turn its back on ally Turkey http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-qatar-saudi/qatar-foreign-minister-says-early-talks-with-saudi-arabia-have-broken-stalemate-idUSKBN1YK0MU2019-12-17
The deal needs to be voted on in parliament but that was delayed following a snap general election in October PositivePRISTINA The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development will lend 58 million euros http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-kosovo-energy-wind/ebrd-to-lend-58-million-euros-to-build-kosovos-biggest-wind-farm-idUSKBN1YK1EC2019-12-17
But Li said a rise in freight rates in October which affected Novemberloading vessels would weigh on January and February arrivals PositiveSEOUL South Koreas U.S. crude oil imports rose 80 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-southkorea-oil-iran/south-koreas-november-u-s-crude-imports-up-80-4-on-year-idUSKBN1YJ0042019-12-16
Most of the 70 cities surveyed still reported monthly price increases for new homes but the number was down to 44 from 50 in October PositiveBEIJING Chinas new home prices grew at their weakest pace in nearly two years in November while property investment also eased with tightening policies continuing to cool the market even as some local easing is expected to prevent a sharp slowdown http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-houseprices/china-november-home-price-growth-slowest-in-two-years-property-investment-at-one-year-low-idUSKBN1YK0382019-12-16
New Jersey Congressman Jeff Van Drew is one of just two Democrats who voted against setting up the impeachment inquiry in the U.S. House of Representatives on Oct NegativeWASHINGTON A Democratic U.S. lawmaker who opposed his partys moves to impeach President Donald Trump told staff on Saturday he will become a Republican as soon as next week the New York Times reported citing unnamed sources familiar with the discussions http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-impeachment-lawmakers/democrat-lawmaker-opposed-to-impeachment-will-switch-parties-report-idUSKBN1YI0LH2019-12-16
Qantas said in October Jetstar was performing weakly in the domestic market where airline margins have been squeezed by fuel costs and softness in consumer spending NeutralSYDNEY Budget airline Jetstar is cutting domestic capacity by around in January and weighing the sale of three Boeing 7878 jets to counter industrial action by its pilots that the Australian carrier expects will cost it up to million http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-qantas-jetstar-strike/australias-jetstar-to-cut-capacity-in-january-as-pilots-dispute-drags-on-idUSKBN1YK0032019-12-16
The drugs star fell in October when the Baselbased company announced it had failed a pair of trials in moderate asthmatic patients NegativeZURICH Swiss drugmaker Novartis on Monday said it is jettisoning what it had hoped would be a billiondollarselling asthma drug fevipiprant from its development program after the medicine failed another set of key trials http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-novartis-asthma/novartis-drops-asthma-drug-fevipiprant-after-trial-failures-idUSKBN1YK0DR2019-12-16
The phase agreement was first flagged by U.S. President Donald Trump in October but fuller details of the agreement only emerged over the weekend PositiveBEIJING Growth in Chinas industrial and retail sectors beat expectations in November as government support propped up demand in the worlds secondlargest economy and amid easing trade hostilities with Washington http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-activity/chinas-factory-retail-sectors-shine-as-trade-tensions-thaw-idUSKBN1YK0422019-12-16
During an October meeting with prosecutors Vale declined to commit to an independent audit the station reported NegativeRIO DE JANEIRO State prosecutors in Brazil have identified cracks in a tailings dam owned by iron ore mining company Vale SA and have asked the firm to hire an independent auditor to look in to the matter a television station reported on Friday night http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-brazil-vale-sa-brumadinho/brazil-vale-dam-near-site-of-january-disaster-has-cracks-tv-station-idUSKBN1YI0F22019-12-15
Europes relations with Turkey are strained on several fronts including disagreement over a Turkish military incursion in October against a Kurdish militia in northeast Syria NegativeISTANBUL The European Union should spend more than the 6 billion euros http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eu-turkey-refugees-funds/turkish-official-says-eu-should-boost-funding-of-syrian-refugees-idUSKBN1YI0D02019-12-15
However the carmaker has seen its shares slump since its flotation in October 2018 as sales have missed expectations NegativeThe 106year firm said in a statement that it was reviewing its funding requirements and various options following reports of buyers looking at taking a stake http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-aston-martin-funding/britains-aston-martin-talking-to-investors-as-reviews-funding-idUSKBN1YH22P2019-12-15
Its shares were priced at 19 pounds in its October 2018 flotation NeutralThe 106year firm said in a statement that it was reviewing its funding requirements and various options following reports of buyers looking at taking a stake http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-aston-martin-funding/britains-aston-martin-talking-to-investors-as-reviews-funding-idUSKBN1YH22P2019-12-15
Oct 18 2019 Aramco delays the planned launch of its IPO in the hope that pending thirdquarter results will bolster investor confidence in the worlds largest oil firm PositiveSaudi Aramco http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-saudi-aramco-ipo-timeline/timeline-saudi-aramcos-winding-road-to-an-ipo-idUSKBN1YF11K2019-12-15
That would add up to the billion to billion in added Chinese agriculture purchases that President Donald Trump had promised when he first announced the agreement on Oct PositiveWASHINGTON China has agreed to buy billion of additional U.S. farm products over two years as part of a phase one trade pact U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer told reporters on Friday adding the deal would be signed the first week of January http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-details/china-to-buy-additional-32-billion-in-u-s-farm-goods-over-two-years-sign-deal-in-january-ustr-idUSKBN1YH26O2019-12-15
The premiers visit followed an intensification of efforts to resolve the row including unannounced QatarSaudi talks in October PositiveDOHA There has been small progress in resolving a bitter dispute between Qatar and some of its neighbors the Gulf states foreign minister said on Saturday just days after its premier visited Saudi Arabia http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-qatar-forum-gulf/qatar-sees-small-progress-in-resolving-gulf-dispute-still-believes-in-gcc-idUSKBN1YI06V2019-12-15
Turkey in late October threatened to open the to allow refugees into Europe unless Europeans back its plan to resettle them in northeast Syria NegativeISTANBUL The European Union should spend more than the 6 billion euros http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eu-turkey-refugees-funds/turkish-official-says-eu-should-boost-funding-of-syrian-refugees-idUSKBN1YI0D02019-12-15
Washington and Beijing announced the tariff rollback earlier on Friday weeks after both sides in October said they had reached an agreement on the phase trade deal PositiveWASHINGTON China will likely hit billion in purchases of U.S. agricultural products U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday after earlier announcing that he would roll back scheduled tariffs on Chinese imports as Washington and Beijing finalized an initial trade deal http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-negotiations/china-to-buy-50-billion-in-u-s-farm-products-under-deal-trump-says-idUSKBN1YH20C2019-12-15
Data for October was revised up to show retail sales increasing 0 PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. retail sales increased less than expected in November as Americans cut back on discretionary spending despite a strong labor market raising fears the economy was slowing a bit faster than anticipated in the fourth quarter http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-economy/lackluster-u-s-retail-sales-dim-fourth-quarter-economic-growth-outlook-idUSKBN1YH1O22019-12-14
In contrast to some of SoftBanks other China investments its stock has made progress after a rocky start however climbing and mostly staying above its IPO price since October NeutralHONG For SoftBank Group Inc financial technology firm OneConnects IPO should have been a vindication of an aggressive China investing strategy http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-softbank-group-china-analysis/softbanks-china-strategy-wobbles-as-key-bets-disappoint-idUSKBN1YH28R2019-12-14
Surging exports lend a fillip to flagging German economy German investor morale surges on signs of resilient exports German industrial orders fall unexpectedly in October PositiveLONDON Dec 13 THE Sunday is the deadline for a trade deal to prevent President Trumps new U.S. tariffs on China from taking effect http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets-themes/graphic-take-five-deal-or-no-deal-idUSL8N28N2AI2019-12-14
The affected vehicles were built in Fords Kentucky truck plant between Oct PositiveFord Motor Co said on Friday it would recall 547538 of its Ford Super Duty pickup trucks across the United States Canada and Mexico citing the risk of a postcrash interior fire http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-ford-motor-recall/ford-recalls-547538-super-duty-pickup-trucks-on-post-crash-fire-risk-idUSKBN1YH1NG2019-12-14
The two companies are finalising talks after announcing a plan for a billion merger of equals in October that would create the worlds fourthlargest automaker PositiveFrench shareholders in the planned merger of PSA and Fiat Chrysler are seeking reassurances that they will retain a numerical advantage on a combined board if CEO Carlos Tavares leaves two sources close to PSA said http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-fiat-chrysler-m-a-psa-exclusive/exclusive-french-want-psa-fiat-board-guarantee-in-50-billion-merger-sources-idUSKBN1YH23F2019-12-14
WASHINGTON Trade groups representing major technology companies and advocacy groups on Friday asked a U.S. appeals court to reconsider its October ruling that largely upheld the 2017 repeal of landmark net neutrality rules PositiveWASHINGTON Trade groups representing major technology companies and advocacy groups on Friday asked a U.S. appeals court to reconsider its October ruling that largely upheld the 2017 repeal of landmark net neutrality rules http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-usa-internet/tech-industry-asks-u-s-court-to-reconsider-net-neutrality-ruling-idUSKBN1YH2AZ2019-12-14
BRASILIA Services sector activity in Brazil expanded in October far more than economists had expected figures on Thursday showed indicating that overall growth in Latin Americas largest economy continued to accelerate going into the year end PositiveBRASILIA Services sector activity in Brazil expanded in October far more than economists had expected figures on Thursday showed indicating that overall growth in Latin Americas largest economy continued to accelerate going into the year end http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-brazil-economy-services/brazil-services-sector-gets-off-to-solid-fourth-quarter-start-idUSKBN1YG1JO2019-12-13
CAAM told Reuters in October that 2019 sales are expected to fall to about 26 million vehicles this year down about year on year NegativeChinas auto market the worlds biggest is set for a third year of contraction with a decline in sales next year hit by a weaker economy and U.S.China trade tensions the countrys top auto industry body said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-autos/china-auto-sales-set-for-third-year-of-decline-industry-association-idUSKBN1YG0W02019-12-13
Henkel in October announced that Chief Financial Officer Carsten Knobel would take over as CEO from Van Bylen in January after a string of poor results NegativeFRANKFURT German consumer goods group Henkel http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-henkel-ag-outlook/henkel-sees-limited-growth-in-sales-adhesives-business-under-pressure-idUSKBN1YG26R2019-12-13
In October Schneider indicated he would not stop at the target calling the portfolio review an ongoing process NeutralIn October Schneider indicated he would not stop at the target calling the portfolio review an ongoing process http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-nestle-deals-factbox/factbox-nestle-ceo-mark-schneiders-top-deals-over-the-past-three-years-idUSKBN1YG1IR2019-12-13
Parnas a U.S. citizen who was born in Ukraine was released on bail after his arrest in October and has been living under house arrest in Florida NegativeNEW YORK Federal prosecutors on Wednesday asked a judge to jail an associate of U.S. President Donald Trumps personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani while he awaits trial saying he lied about his wealth when he negotiated his bail http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-trump-giuliani-parnas/u-s-prosecutors-seek-to-jail-giuliani-associate-in-campaign-finance-case-idUSKBN1YF2UW2019-12-13
The data also runs counter to purchasing managers index figures that showed that growth in Brazils services sector slowed in October to its weakest in four months NegativeBRASILIA Services sector activity in Brazil expanded in October far more than economists had expected figures on Thursday showed indicating that overall growth in Latin Americas largest economy continued to accelerate going into the year end http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-brazil-economy-services/brazil-services-sector-gets-off-to-solid-fourth-quarter-start-idUSKBN1YG1JO2019-12-13
They were unchanged in October NeutralWASHINGTON U.S. producer prices were unexpectedly unchanged in November as increases in food and gasoline prices were offset by declining costs for services pointing to muted inflation despite a recent uptick in consumer prices http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-economy/u-s-producer-prices-tepid-jobless-claims-at-more-than-two-year-high-idUSKBN1YG1NI2019-12-13
To replace Sullivan as the next deputy secretary of state Trump in October nominated Stephen Biegun the U.S. Special Representative for North Korea a widely respected foreign policy veteran PositiveWASHINGTON The U.S. Senate on Thursday confirmed the nomination of John Sullivan President Donald Trumps pick to be Ambassador to Russia at a time when ties between Washington and Moscow have been strained http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-usa-russia-diplomacy/u-s-senate-confirms-john-sullivan-as-next-u-s-ambassador-to-russia-idUSKBN1YG2D92019-12-13
WASHINGTON The White House reached a deal in with Beijing on trade sources briefed on the talks said on Thursday but it may be narrower than the Phase deal U.S. President Donald Trump promised in October PositiveWASHINGTON The White House reached a deal in with Beijing on trade sources briefed on the talks said on Thursday but it may be narrower than the Phase deal U.S. President Donald Trump promised in October http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china/u-s-reaches-deal-in-principle-with-china-on-trade-source-idUSKBN1YG0KD2019-12-13
on a yearonyear basis in October and has fallen short of the target this year NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. producer prices were unexpectedly unchanged in November as increases in food and gasoline prices were offset by declining costs for services pointing to muted inflation despite a recent uptick in consumer prices http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-economy/u-s-producer-prices-tepid-jobless-claims-at-more-than-two-year-high-idUSKBN1YG1NI2019-12-13
A reference in the October policy statement to about the economic outlook was dropped NeutralWASHINGTON The U.S. Federal Reserve on Wednesday held interest rates steady and signaled borrowing costs will not change anytime soon with moderate economic growth and historically low unemployment expected to persist through the 2020 presidential election http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-fed/fed-keeps-rates-on-hold-points-to-favorable-economic-outlook-next-year-idUSKBN1YF0HO2019-12-12
Cipollone a 53yearold Republican sent an eightpage letter to Congress in October laying out why the White House was refusing to cooperate with the House inquiry calling it a charade NegativeIf the Democraticcontrolled U.S. House of Representatives passes articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump the Republicancontrolled Senate would hold a trial to determine whether he should be found guilty of the charges and removed from office http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-impeachment-players-factbox/factbox-key-players-in-u-s-senate-trial-if-house-impeaches-trump-idUSKBN1YF2HZ2019-12-12
The policy outlook had already started to shift after Copom said in its last statement in October that one more rate cut was likely but recommended regarding subsequent moves NegativeBRASILIA Brazils central bank cut its benchmark Selic interest rate to an alltime low of 4 http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-brazil-economy-rates/brazil-cuts-rates-to-record-low-4-50-flags-cautious-approach-idUSKBN1YF2RM2019-12-12
and in the 12 months to October they were up 1 NeutralBRASILIA Brazilian retail sales rose in October for the sixth month in a row official figures on Wednesday showed although the pace of growth slowed to just 0 http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-brazil-economy-retail-sales/brazil-retail-sales-up-in-october-but-pace-of-growth-almost-grinds-to-a-halt-idUSKBN1YF1JR2019-12-12
But in October after pushback from the oil industry the EPA unveiled a proposal that contained some differences that biofuel producers said amounted to a betrayal of the September agreement NegativeNEW YORK U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley said on Tuesday he has been assured by the White House that 2020 biofuel blending mandates will be finalized in accordance with a September agreement between the administration and biofuel and corn producers http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-biofuels-grassley/senator-grassley-says-white-house-assured-him-on-2020-biofuels-plan-idUSKBN1YE20G2019-12-11
In October 86 people were killed and 409 detained during protests against the treatment of a prominent activist NegativeADDIS ABABA Ethiopias federal police were deployed to universities across the country on Tuesday the government said as authorities sought to calm ethnic tensions which have claimed the lives of seven students in the past three months http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopia-deploys-police-in-universities-to-stop-ethnic-violence-idUSKBN1YE2EB2019-12-11
Paris reported the arrest of Marchal a senior researcher at SciencePo university in midOctober while his FrancoIranian colleague Adelkhah has been in prison in Iran since June NegativePARIS French President Emmanuel Macron said on Tuesday the imprisonment of two French nationals in Iran was unbearable and demanded their immediate release in a case that complicates French efforts to defuse tension between Washington and Tehran http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-iran-france/macron-calls-for-immediate-release-of-french-nationals-held-in-iran-idUSKBN1YE2JZ2019-12-11
SEOUL Seoul police have asked prosecutors to consider pressing charges against a member of hit South Korean boyband BTS over an October car crash Yonhap news agency reported on Tuesday citing police officials NegativeSEOUL Seoul police have asked prosecutors to consider pressing charges against a member of hit South Korean boyband BTS over an October car crash Yonhap news agency reported on Tuesday citing police officials http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-southkorea-kpop/police-ask-for-charges-against-singer-in-k-pop-band-bts-over-car-crash-yonhap-idUSKBN1YE1602019-12-11
The army began largescale operations to uproot the ADF on October 30 triggering a surge in alleged reprisal attacks on civilians NegativeGOMA Democratic Republic of Congo The United States imposed sanctions on the leader of an Islamist rebel group and five others on Tuesday for perpetrating serious human rights abuses including mass rape torture and killings in eastern Congo the U.S. Treasury said http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-congo-security/u-s-imposes-sanctions-on-islamist-rebels-in-eastern-congo-idUSKBN1YE2IO2019-12-11
WASHINGTON The United States on Tuesday barred from entering the country Mohammed al Otaibi the former Saudi consul general in Istanbul in October 2018 when Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi was killed there the U.S. State Department said NegativeWASHINGTON The United States on Tuesday barred from entering the country Mohammed al Otaibi the former Saudi consul general in Istanbul in October 2018 when Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi was killed there the U.S. State Department said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-saudi-khashoggi/u-s-bars-former-saudi-diplomat-in-turkey-from-entering-u-s-over-khashoggi-murder-idUSKBN1YE20Y2019-12-11
A challenge to the Defense Departments award announced in October was widely expected by legal experts analysts and consultants especially after Trump publicly derided Amazons bid for the highstakes contract PositiveWASHINGTON Amazon http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-amazon-jedi-lawsuit/amazon-lawsuit-blames-trump-for-loss-of-pentagon-cloud-contract-idUSKBN1YD1XI2019-12-10
ANKARA Turkey aims to settle one million Syrian war refugees in the area of northern Syria where it carried out a military incursion in October President Tayyip Erdogan said on Monday NeutralANKARA Turkey aims to settle one million Syrian war refugees in the area of northern Syria where it carried out a military incursion in October President Tayyip Erdogan said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-syria-security-turkey/erdogan-says-turkey-aims-to-settle-1-million-refugees-in-syria-offensive-area-idUSKBN1YD27R2019-12-10
Albuquerque said that the government would reauction two exploration blocs that failed to attract interest in a November auction between August and October next year NegativeMADRID Brazil will push to expand oil drilling in its massive oil and gas area off its coast in spite of growing global concerns about climate change the countrys energy minister told Reuters on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-climate-change-accord-brazil/brazil-will-drill-massive-oil-find-despite-climate-concerns-minister-idUSKBN1YD1WD2019-12-10
German exports rose unexpectedly in October a morale boost for Europes largest economy but it had little impact on the European bonds Positivegold oil settlement http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-gold-little-changed-as-trade-war-spurs-concerns-idUSL1N28J1092019-12-10
I have set a tone already that we can move a little bit Hudson told reporters in October NeutralSanofi has offered to buy all the outstanding shares of Synthorx common stock for per share in cash or a premium to Synthorxs closing price on Dec http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-sanofi-m-a-synthorx/frances-sanofi-to-buy-biotech-firm-synthorx-for-2-5-billion-idUSKBN1YD0FW2019-12-10
In October Ford had cut its fullyear profit outlook for 2019 citing higher warranty costs bigger discounts and weakerthanexpected performance in China NegativeU.S. automaker Ford Motor Co http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-ford-china/ford-to-nearly-halve-its-2018-before-interest-and-taxes-loss-in-china-idUSKBN1YD2JJ2019-12-10
Jiangxi is prevented from buying more than a interest in First Quantum under a standstill agreement reached in October PositiveStatebacked Jiangxi Copper one of Chinas biggest copper producers said on Monday it would buy Cupric Holdings Ltd from Pangaea Investment Management Ltd http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mining-canada-first-quantum/first-quantum-shares-jump-after-chinas-jiangxi-copper-takes-18-stake-idUSKBN1YD2B32019-12-10
Pangaea in which Jiangxi holds a stake said in October it had amassed a 10 NeutralStatebacked Jiangxi Copper one of Chinas biggest copper producers said on Monday it would buy Cupric Holdings Ltd from Pangaea Investment Management Ltd http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mining-canada-first-quantum/first-quantum-shares-jump-after-chinas-jiangxi-copper-takes-18-stake-idUSKBN1YD2B32019-12-10
Piersons concerns were referenced at an Oct NegativeFormer Boeing employee Edward Pierson who had worked as a senior operations manager in the flight test and evaluation unit will testify before the U.S. House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-boeing-airplane/former-boeing-employee-who-warned-about-737-problems-will-testify-at-hearing-idUSKBN1YD2EQ2019-12-10
Speaking during President Andres Manuel Lopez Obradors regular news conference Pemex Chief Executive Octavio Romero said production will rise to 1 PositiveMEXICO CITY The chief executive of Mexican state oil firm Pemex said on Monday that crude production will close 2019 at 1 http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-pemex/mexicos-pemex-will-see-production-of-1-778-million-bpd-at-end-of-2019-ceo-idUSKBN1YD1GN2019-12-10
A gloomy set of data including worsethanexpected October household spending and retail sales figures suggests the hit to consumption from the sales tax hike may be larger than previously thought NegativeTOKYO Japans economy expanded at a much faster pace than initially reported in the third quarter as resilient domestic demand and business spending offset the hit to growth from falling exports and global trade tensions http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-japan-economy-gdp/japan-upgrades-third-quarter-gdp-as-consumer-business-strength-absorbs-hit-from-trade-idUSKBN1YD00X2019-12-09
Customs officials at several ports in Guangdong Jiangsu and Shandong province in eastern China have halted clearance for vessels carrying coal since late October three traders told Reuters last month NegativeBEIJING Chinas coal imports plunged in November from the previous month as tighter import rules at ports curbed shipments towards the years end http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-trade-coal/chinas-november-coal-imports-slump-19-month-on-month-on-port-curbs-idUSKBN1YC03P2019-12-09
In October Lewis declared Tescos turnaround complete and said he would step down next summer NeutralCelebrating its 100th anniversary Tesco is five years into a UKfocused recovery plan launched by Chief Executive Dave Lewis after an accounting scandal capped a dramatic downturn in trading http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-tesco-thailand/britains-tesco-considers-asia-exit-idUSKBN1YC0CL2019-12-09
Spinney announced his retirement at age 84 in October 2018 after completing episodes that were to be aired in 2019 to mark the shows 50th year NeutralNEW YORK Caroll Spinney the puppeteer who brought boyish vulnerability to Big Bird the towering yellowplumed character during 50 years on the groundbreaking childrens television show Sesame and even made garbageloving Oscar the Grouch loveable died on Sunday at the age of 85 the Sesame Workshop said http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-people-caroll-spinney/puppeteer-who-performed-sesame-streets-big-bird-oscar-dies-at-85-idUSKBN1YC0KZ2019-12-09
The Bank of Japan could offer a bleaker assessment on factory output than in October at its rate review this month sources with direct knowledge of the matter said PositiveTOKYO Japans economy expanded at a much faster pace than initially reported in the third quarter as resilient domestic demand and business spending offset the hit to growth from falling exports and global trade tensions http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-japan-economy-gdp/japan-upgrades-third-quarter-gdp-as-consumer-business-strength-absorbs-hit-from-trade-idUSKBN1YD00X2019-12-09
The betterthanexpected GDP revision comes after exports and factory output posted their largest declines in years in October exposing widening cracks in an economy hurt by declining demand NegativeTOKYO Japans economy expanded at a much faster pace than initially reported in the third quarter as resilient domestic demand and business spending offset the hit to growth from falling exports and global trade tensions http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-japan-economy-gdp/japan-upgrades-third-quarter-gdp-as-consumer-business-strength-absorbs-hit-from-trade-idUSKBN1YD00X2019-12-09
The imports were up from 431000 tonnes in October and 5 PositiveBEIJING Chinas copper imports rose 12 http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-trade-copper/china-copper-imports-hit-13-month-high-in-november-on-improved-factory-activity-idUSKBN1YC07R2019-12-09
While Japans economy expanded more rapidly ahead of Octobers sales tax hike than initially estimated output is set to shrink in said Marcel Thieliant senior Japan economist at Capital Economics NegativeTOKYO Japans economy expanded at a much faster pace than initially reported in the third quarter as resilient domestic demand and business spending offset the hit to growth from falling exports and global trade tensions http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-japan-economy-gdp/japan-upgrades-third-quarter-gdp-as-consumer-business-strength-absorbs-hit-from-trade-idUSKBN1YD00X2019-12-09
Lebanons economic crisis the worst since its 197590 civil war has spiraled into a financial crunch since the eruption of protests against the ruling elite in October NegativeBEIRUT Lebanon appealed to more friendly states on Saturday to help it import essential goods as it wrestles with an acute economic crisis and hard currency shortages the office of caretaker Prime Minister Saad alHariri said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-lebanon-protests-hariri/lebanon-appeals-to-more-states-for-help-with-imports-idUSKBN1YB0AI2019-12-08
More than 430 people have been killed since protests began on Oct NegativeBAGHDAD A rocket fired from a drone targeted the home of populist Iraqi cleric Moqtada alSadr on Saturday lawmakers from his Saeroon party said following one of the capitals bloodiest nights in recent weeks http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iraq-protests-baghdad/rocket-hits-iraqi-clerics-home-following-deadly-baghdad-attack-idUSKBN1YB09W2019-12-08
The Somalibased group has targeted Kenya many times since the East African nation sent troops across the border to fight the militants in their homeland in October 2011 NegativeNAIROBI Kenyan police officers were among those killed when gunmen suspected to be from Islamist militant group al Shabaab attacked a bus on Friday near the border with Somalia President Uhuru Kenyattas office said on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-kenya-attack/kenya-police-officers-among-10-killed-in-bus-attack-idUSKBN1YB07D2019-12-08
completed its demerger from Prudential plc to form a separate business plc on Oct NeutralDec 7 life and pensions arm said it has suspended a 164 million pound property fund days after the British fund manager froze dealing in its 2 http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/mg-fund/mg-suspends-a-second-uk-property-fund-idUSL4N28H04U2019-12-08
BEIJING Chinese artificial intelligence startup SenseTime which Washington put on a trade blacklist in October expects its 2019 revenue to increase by more than yearonyear to around million two sources familiar with the matter said NeutralBEIJING Chinese artificial intelligence startup SenseTime which Washington put on a trade blacklist in October expects its 2019 revenue to increase by more than yearonyear to around million two sources familiar with the matter said http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-sensetime-exclusive/exclusive-chinas-sensetime-expects-750-mln-2019-revenue-despite-u-s-ban-sources-idUSKBN1YA1IV2019-12-07
Bank lending in China usually rebounds in November from a seasonal retreat in October when a weeklong National Day holiday fell NegativeBEIJING Chinas new bank loans are expected to rebound in November from a 22month low the previous month as the central bank lowered some key lending rates and encouraged more credit growth to prop up the slowing economy a Reuters poll showed http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-loans/chinas-new-yuan-loans-expected-to-rise-in-november-from-22-month-lows-reuters-poll-idUSKBN1YA0VK2019-12-07
Factory output contracted in October in the biggest slump in nearly two years and manufacturers expect output to drop again in November government data showed NegativeTOKYO The Bank of Japan will consider offering a bleaker assessment on factory output than in October at its rate review this month sources said underscoring its concern over the broadening fallout from the U.S.China trade war and slowing global demand http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-japan-economy-boj/boj-to-consider-offering-bleaker-view-on-output-as-trade-war-bites-sources-idUSKBN1YB03S2019-12-07
In October Uber and rival Lyft Inc declined to appear in front of DeFazios committee at a hearing related to the ridehailing industry NegativeWASHINGTON The chairman of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee urged Uber Technologies Inc to take action after the company disclosed on Thursday it received over 3000 reports of sexual assault related to its 1 http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-uber-safety-congress/u-s-lawmaker-says-uber-must-take-action-after-disclosing-sexual-assault-reports-idUSKBN1YA1W82019-12-07
In October the American Apparel and Footwear Association for the second year in a row urged the USTR to include foreign domains owned and operated by Amazon on the list NeutralThe Trump administration is considering putting some http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-amazon-com-trump/amazon-websites-could-be-added-to-ustrs-notorious-markets-list-wsj-idUSKBN1YA27O2019-12-07
Iranian officials including the powerful commander of its Revolutionary Guards elite Quds Force Qassem Soleimani stepped in to prevent Abdul Mahdis resignation in October Reuters reported NegativeBAGHDAD Iraqs top Shiite Muslim cleric said a new prime minister must be chosen without foreign interference in an apparent nod to Iranian influence as armed men killed at least 19 people including three police near a Baghdad protest site on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-iraq-protests/iraq-protest-death-toll-mounts-as-cleric-warns-against-meddling-idUSKBN1YA0YA2019-12-07
LONDON Dec 6 The euro was steady on Friday against the dollar which was headed for its worst week since midOctober by concern over U.S.China trade relations and hints of weakness in the U.S. economy NegativeDollar falls to onemonth low vs basket of currencies http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-euro-steady-u-s-dollar-set-for-worst-week-since-october-idUSL8N28G2542019-12-07
Moodys also said in October it expected CAMs favorable aerospace fundamentals and good execution to support midsingledigit sales growth along with healthy profitability PositiveConsolidated Aerospace Manufacturing LLC is exploring a sale that could value the manufacturer of fasteners and other components for the aerospace industry at around billion including debt according to people familiar with the matter http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-consolidatedaerospace-m-a/consolidated-aerospace-manufacturing-up-for-sale-sources-idUSKBN1YA1TQ2019-12-07
October output was quite weak NegativeTOKYO The Bank of Japan will consider offering a bleaker assessment on factory output than in October at its rate review this month sources said underscoring its concern over the broadening fallout from the U.S.China trade war and slowing global demand http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-japan-economy-boj/boj-to-consider-offering-bleaker-view-on-output-as-trade-war-bites-sources-idUSKBN1YB03S2019-12-07
Retail sales plunged at their fastest pace since early 2015 in October dashing policymakers hopes that the impact from the October tax hike will be moderate PositiveTOKYO The Bank of Japan will consider offering a bleaker assessment on factory output than in October at its rate review this month sources said underscoring its concern over the broadening fallout from the U.S.China trade war and slowing global demand http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-japan-economy-boj/boj-to-consider-offering-bleaker-view-on-output-as-trade-war-bites-sources-idUSKBN1YB03S2019-12-07
TOKYO The Bank of Japan will consider offering a bleaker assessment on factory output than in October at its rate review this month sources said underscoring its concern over the broadening fallout from the U.S.China trade war and slowing global demand NegativeTOKYO The Bank of Japan will consider offering a bleaker assessment on factory output than in October at its rate review this month sources said underscoring its concern over the broadening fallout from the U.S.China trade war and slowing global demand http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-japan-economy-boj/boj-to-consider-offering-bleaker-view-on-output-as-trade-war-bites-sources-idUSKBN1YB03S2019-12-07
The improving data would appear to validate the Federal Reserves decision in October to signal after three interest rate cuts this year that no more are needed for now Positiveoil gold settlement http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-rally-dollar-gains-on-robust-u-s-jobs-data-idUSL1N28G13Z2019-12-07
but was still set for its best week since October PositiveEuro STOXX 600 up 0 http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-moving-right-along-shares-nudge-up-after-trump-trade-talk-idUSL8N28G2OH2019-12-07
1 2019 after being elected in October 2018 NeutralThe rightwing Bolsonaro who once called himself a proud took office on Jan http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-brazil-lgbt-marriage/gay-marriage-soared-ahead-of-bolsonaro-presidency-in-brazil-idUSKBN1Y92RO2019-12-06
BERLIN German industrial orders fell unexpectedly in October as demand at home and from outside the euro zone weakened suggesting a manufacturing downturn will continue to hold back growth in Europes largest economy in the final quarter NegativeBERLIN German industrial orders fell unexpectedly in October as demand at home and from outside the euro zone weakened suggesting a manufacturing downturn will continue to hold back growth in Europes largest economy in the final quarter http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-germany-economy-industrial-orders/german-manufacturing-downturn-drags-into-final-quarter-idUSKBN1Y90QD2019-12-06
Beijing may hold back from publishing the list until the trade situation with the United States is at its most tense a Chinese government source told Reuters in October NeutralU.S.China trade talks are moving right President Donald Trump said on Thursday striking an upbeat tone even as Chinese officials held fast to their line that existing tariffs must come off as part of an interim deal to deescalate the 17month trade war between the two powers http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china/trump-upbeat-on-u-s-china-talks-as-beijing-underscores-tariff-cut-demands-idUSKBN1Y90P72019-12-06
Beijing said its hog herd was down in October from a year earlier after an epidemic of African swine fever killed millions and stopped many farmers from replenishing herds NegativeBEIJING Chinas Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs issued a threeyear plan to speed recovery of pig production after the worlds largest hog herd was ravaged by disease targeting selfsufficiency in pork for the nations southeast http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-china-swinefever/china-aims-for-southeast-to-be-70-self-sufficient-in-pork-idUSKBN1YA0502019-12-06
Britain had been set to exit the European Union at the end of October a deadline since pushed back until the end of January NegativeBRUSSELS The euro zone economy grew at a modest pace in the third quarter with a negative impact from trade while retail sales fell at their sharpest rate this year in October data showed on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eurozone-economy-gdp/euro-zone-growth-curbed-by-trade-retail-sales-sharply-down-idUSKBN1Y910U2019-12-06
But the minutes of the U.S. central banks October meeting showed policymakers were increasingly divided over whether a further rate cut was needed NegativeBENGALURU A modest U.S. economic growth outlook has barely changed despite a majority of economists in a Reuters poll being reasonably an initial trade deal will be signed with China within the next three months http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-usa-economy-poll/modest-u-s-growth-outlook-static-despite-hopes-for-trade-reprieve-reuters-poll-idUSKBN1YA03K2019-12-06
I am pleased that we were able to resolve this legacy matter that arose under previous said CEO Bob Galvin who was named CEO in October 2018 PositiveNEW YORK Iconix Brand Group Inc founder and former Chief Executive Officer Neil Cole has been charged with accounting fraud while the former chief operating officer has pleaded guilty to related charges and is cooperating with authorities federal prosecutors announced Thursday http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-iconix-brand-grp-fraud/former-iconix-brand-ceo-charged-with-accounting-fraud-in-u-s-idUSKBN1Y92DK2019-12-06
In its thirdquarter report in October FCA said Italys inland revenue had issued the company with a final audit report in October this year NeutralWe strongly disagree with this preliminary an FCA spokesperson said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-fiat-chrysler-italy/fca-challenges-italy-tax-agency-over-value-of-u-s-business-idUSKBN1Y90SP2019-12-06
In the October retail sales figures nonfood sales declined particularly online and mail order sales although these tend to pick up in November and December ahead of the Christmas period NegativeBRUSSELS The euro zone economy grew at a modest pace in the third quarter with a negative impact from trade while retail sales fell at their sharpest rate this year in October data showed on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eurozone-economy-gdp/euro-zone-growth-curbed-by-trade-retail-sales-sharply-down-idUSKBN1Y910U2019-12-06
In trade the United States outlined the first phase of a deal to end its conflict war with China in October but the two are still arguing about the details NegativeBRUSSELS The euro zone economy grew at a modest pace in the third quarter with a negative impact from trade while retail sales fell at their sharpest rate this year in October data showed on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eurozone-economy-gdp/euro-zone-growth-curbed-by-trade-retail-sales-sharply-down-idUSKBN1Y910U2019-12-06
Oct 18 2019 Saudi Aramco delays the planned launch of its initial public offering in hopes that pending thirdquarter results will bolster investor confidence in the worlds largest oil firm PositiveHere are key events in the Saudi state oil giants planned stock market debut http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-saudi-aramco-ipo-timeline/timeline-saudi-aramcos-winding-road-to-an-ipo-idUSKBN1Y92IJ2019-12-06
SEATTLE Significant additional regulatory requirements or delays in returning Boeing Cos 737 MAX to commercial service could cause it to cut or temporarily halt production of the aircraft it said in an Oct NegativeSEATTLE Significant additional regulatory requirements or delays in returning Boeing Cos 737 MAX to commercial service could cause it to cut or temporarily halt production of the aircraft it said in an Oct http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-boeing-737max/boeing-says-737-max-approval-delays-could-hit-production-idUSKBN1Y928K2019-12-06
WASHINGTON The U.S. trade deficit dropped to its lowest level in nearly years in October suggesting trade could contribute to economic growth in the fourth quarter though a broad decline in imports hinted at a slowdown in domestic demand NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. trade deficit dropped to its lowest level in nearly years in October suggesting trade could contribute to economic growth in the fourth quarter though a broad decline in imports hinted at a slowdown in domestic demand http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-usa-economy/u-s-trade-deficit-shrinks-sharply-labor-market-tight-idUSKBN1Y91QV2019-12-06
Youd hear a child screaming in the waiting room but by the time you got there theyd be he told NHK television in an October program NeutralTOKYO Tetsu Nakamura the Japanese doctor and aid worker killed in Afghanistan on Wednesday was inspired to make the countrys deserts green by the deaths of children in a clinic he ran in a droughtstricken rural area http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-afghanistan-attack-japan-nakamura/japanese-doctor-made-the-afghan-deserts-green-until-deadly-attack-idUSKBN1Y90LK2019-12-06
in October a low not seen since 2016 poll suggested the latest pickup in prices would be shortlived NegativeBENGALURU The euro zone economy has avoided a recession according to a Reuters poll of economists who were reasonably confident of that outcome but their growth and inflation outlook remains very modest for the coming years http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eurozone-economy-poll/euro-zone-likely-dodged-recession-but-growth-to-stay-tepid-reuters-poll-idUSKBN1YA00H2019-12-06
AM Best confirmed Stellars financial strength rating of A with a stable outlook in October adding that the insurer had indicated its property program had no to the strikes PositiveSaudi Aramco is looking to buy insurance against war and terror attacks after a damaging drone and missile attack on some of its oil facilities in September two sources told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-saudi-aramco-insurance-exclusive/exclusive-saudi-aramco-pursues-war-cover-after-attacks-sources-idUSKBN1Y82DP2019-12-05
Aramco which said in October it had fully restored oil output after the September attacks on its facilities did have war cover around five years ago the source added NegativeSaudi Aramco is looking to buy insurance against war and terror attacks after a damaging drone and missile attack on some of its oil facilities in September two sources told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-saudi-aramco-insurance-exclusive/exclusive-saudi-aramco-pursues-war-cover-after-attacks-sources-idUSKBN1Y82DP2019-12-05
Bombardier said in October it had already delivered five of the jets and would need to deliver another 10 to 15 during the last quarter of 2019 PositiveCanadas Bombardier http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-bombardier-jets/bombardier-on-track-to-meet-2019-global-7500-business-jet-delivery-targets-executive-idUSKBN1Y82ML2019-12-05
But Turkeys October operation into Syria against allies wishes and Trumps zigzagging position on NATO have led diplomats to question the alliances broader strategy NegativeWATFORD England It was shaping up for a repeat of NATOs disastrous summit of July 2018 when U.S. President Donald Trump unleashed a tirade against European allies and threatened to pull America out of the transatlantic military alliance forged after World War Two http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-nato-summit-mood/not-so-nasty-nato-avoids-a-car-crash-summit-idUSKBN1Y82KO2019-12-05
Commodity prices were lower in both October and November and as a result there are downside risks to export values in coming months NegativeSYDNEY Australian retailers had it tough in October as skittish consumers chose to hoard any windfall from lower interest rates and tax rebates likely heralding another quarter of disappointment for the economy http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-australia-economy-retail/australia-retail-sales-stagnate-exports-skid-in-bleak-start-to-fourth-quarter-idUSKBN1Y908U2019-12-05
Currently Comoros Sao Tome and Principe and Somalia are subject to this rule but the 193member General Assembly voted in October to allow them to continue to vote PositiveUNITED Brazil is in danger of losing its vote at the cashstrapped United Nations if it does not pay some of the million it owes by the end of the year U.N. and Brazilian officials said http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-un-brazil/brazil-could-lose-its-u-n-vote-due-to-debt-idUSKBN1Y82PM2019-12-05
Data for October was revised down to show private payrolls increasing 121000 from an originally reported 125000 gain PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. services sector activity slowed in November as lingering concerns about trade tensions and worker shortages pushed production to its lowest level in a decade which could heighten fears about the economys health http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-economy-adp/u-s-services-sector-private-payrolls-growth-slow-idUSKBN1Y81Q82019-12-05
Fiat Chrysler and PSA the maker of Peugeot and Citroen in October announced a planned billion merger to create the worlds fourthlargest automaker PositiveFiat Chrysler and PSA the maker of Peugeot and Citroen in October announced a planned billion merger to create the worlds fourthlargest automaker http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-autos-fiatchrysler-labor/uaw-union-leaders-recommend-approval-of-fiat-chrysler-labor-deal-idUSKBN1Y82VA2019-12-05
Huawei which denies Washingtons allegations said in October that half of the 65 commercial deals that it had signed were with European customers building 5G mobile phone networks PositiveWATFORD England Seventy years since its Cold Warera founding as a transatlantic alliance focused on Moscow NATO is expanding its gaze toward the increasingly muscular challenge posed by China http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-nato-summit-usa-china/long-focused-on-russia-nato-widens-gaze-toward-china-idUSKBN1Y81I42019-12-05
In October Delo said it was in talks with potential buyers of a stake in KSK as its negotiations with Chinese grain trader Cofco stalled PositiveMOSCOW Russian logistics company Delo has decided to pledge its majority stake in the KSK grain terminal in Russias Black Sea port of Novorossiisk as collateral for its debt to Sberbank a regulatory statement by Delos subsidiary showed http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-sberbank-russia-delo/russias-delo-to-guarantee-sberbank-loan-with-ksk-grain-terminal-idUSKBN1Y82GP2019-12-05
In October the State Department announced visa restrictions on officials believed responsible for abuses in Xinjiang but did not say if they included Chen NegativeChina warned on Wednesday that U.S. legislation calling for a tougher response to Beijings treatment of its Uighur Muslim minority will affect bilateral cooperation clouding prospects for a nearterm deal to end a trade war http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-xinjiang/china-warns-u-s-over-uighur-bill-raising-doubts-over-early-trade-deal-idUSKBN1Y72P62019-12-05
Reuters reported in October that a deal could be valued at 1 PositiveReuters reported in October that a deal could be valued at 1 http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-pai-partners-armacell/pai-partners-lego-owner-to-buy-german-insulation-foam-maker-from-blackstone-idUSKBN1Y82CH2019-12-05
SYDNEY Australian retailers had it tough in October as skittish consumers chose to hoard any windfall from lower interest rates and tax rebates likely heralding another quarter of disappointment for the economy NegativeSYDNEY Australian retailers had it tough in October as skittish consumers chose to hoard any windfall from lower interest rates and tax rebates likely heralding another quarter of disappointment for the economy http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-australia-economy-retail/australia-retail-sales-stagnate-exports-skid-in-bleak-start-to-fourth-quarter-idUSKBN1Y908U2019-12-05
The IG in an October 17 letter to Census Director Steven Dillingham said it would begin auditing the bureaus technology to determine the effectiveness of security measures PositiveIn 2016 the U.S. Census Bureau faced a pivotal choice in its plan to digitize the nations onceadecade population build a system for collecting and processing data inhouse or buy one from an outside contractor http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-census-technology-specialreport/special-report-2020-u-s-census-plagued-by-hacking-threats-cost-overruns-idUSKBN1Y81H82019-12-05
The spirit of collectivity was also in evidence at this years Booker Prize for Englishlanguage fiction which was jointly awarded to Canadian Margaret Atwood and Briton Bernardine Evaristo in October PositiveLONDON In a gesture of unity at what they called a time of political crisis four British artists broke with tradition by choosing to share the 2019 Turner Prize http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainment/artshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-award-turner/in-gesture-of-unity-turner-prize-nominees-share-british-art-award-idUSKBN1Y80YU2019-12-05
Washington is responsible for of the regular budget and in October owed some million for prior regular budgets and million for the 2019 regular budget NeutralUNITED Brazil is in danger of losing its vote at the cashstrapped United Nations if it does not pay some of the million it owes by the end of the year U.N. and Brazilian officials said http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-un-brazil/brazil-could-lose-its-u-n-vote-due-to-debt-idUSKBN1Y82PM2019-12-05
With the composite PMI unchanged from October these numbers suggest Brazils economy may not be accelerating quite as fast as economists expected or as other data indicated it might be NegativeBRASILIA Brazilian services sector activity in November grew at its slowest pace in five months a purchasing managers index survey showed on Wednesday meaning overall business activity in Latin Americas largest economy was unchanged from the month before http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-brazil-economy-pmi/brazil-pmis-point-to-fourth-quarter-growth-moderating-from-strong-third-quarter-idUSKBN1Y81OB2019-12-05
Yet even they hit a bump in October as a drop in exports shrank the countrys trade surplus by a third to NegativeSYDNEY Australian retailers had it tough in October as skittish consumers chose to hoard any windfall from lower interest rates and tax rebates likely heralding another quarter of disappointment for the economy http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-australia-economy-retail/australia-retail-sales-stagnate-exports-skid-in-bleak-start-to-fourth-quarter-idUSKBN1Y908U2019-12-05
Apple has 60 million subscribers to its streaming music service behind industry leader Spotifys 113 million premium subscribers as of October NeutralNewcomer Billie Eilish dominated Apple Music streams in 2019 scoring the top streamed album of the year with When We Fall Asleep Where Do We Apple Music said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-music-2019-apple/billie-eilish-dominates-2019-on-apple-music-idUSKBN1Y725G2019-12-04
Centamin has struggled shifting from open pit to underground at the Sukari mine and said in October it was looking for a new chief executive after its incumbent retired NegativeGold miner Centamin Plc on Tuesday rejected a 1 http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-centamin-endeavour-mining-m-a/centamin-snubs-1-9-billion-bid-proposal-from-endeavour-mining-idUSKBN1Y70TX2019-12-04
Denuclearization negotiations between North Korea and the United States have hit a stalemate after a daylong workinglevel meeting in October in Stockholm broke down NegativeSEOUL Chinas top diplomat arrived in Seoul on Wednesday visiting South Korea for the first time in more than four years as the two countries seek to repair ties that soured over the deployment of U.S. antimissile systems in South Korea http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-southkorea-china/after-four-year-gap-chinas-top-diplomat-visits-south-korea-to-mend-ties-idUSKBN1Y80GA2019-12-04
However the spending cuts though adding to the public frustrations that led voters to punish coalition partners in Octobers election failed to meet deficit reduction targets NegativeTUNIS Tunisias designated prime minister Habib Jemli expects to pull together a new coalition government next week after an election in October produced a fractured parliament http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-tunisia-economy-explainer/explainer-tunisia-grapples-with-post-revolution-economic-slide-idUSKBN1Y72B92019-12-04
KFC is also using cheaper chicken parts replacing wings with of breast meat and offering a tip bucket in July and again in October PositiveBEIJING Cao Xianli the owner of a and rice restaurant in eastern Chinas Qingdao city is facing his biggest test in a decade of running the eatery http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-swinefever-restaurants/chinas-restaurants-feel-the-heat-as-pork-supplies-plunge-idUSKBN1Y72QL2019-12-04
President Kais Saied an independent elected in October has already pushed several anticorruption programs something that could help the new government win support for less appealing policies PositiveTUNIS Tunisias designated prime minister Habib Jemli expects to pull together a new coalition government next week after an election in October produced a fractured parliament http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-tunisia-economy-explainer/explainer-tunisia-grapples-with-post-revolution-economic-slide-idUSKBN1Y72B92019-12-04
TUNIS Tunisias designated prime minister Habib Jemli expects to pull together a new coalition government next week after an election in October produced a fractured parliament PositiveTUNIS Tunisias designated prime minister Habib Jemli expects to pull together a new coalition government next week after an election in October produced a fractured parliament http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-tunisia-economy-explainer/explainer-tunisia-grapples-with-post-revolution-economic-slide-idUSKBN1Y72B92019-12-04
Talks between the main feuding parties have been deadlocked since Saad alHariri resigned as prime minister in late October under pressure from huge protests against the ruling elite NegativeBEIRUT Lebanese politicians signaled progress on Tuesday towards agreeing a new government to tackle the countrys worst economic crisis in decades though a deal had yet to be done http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-lebanon-protests-government/lebanese-politicians-suggest-progress-in-government-talks-idUSKBN1Y720L2019-12-04
The labor ministry drafted guidelines in October against workplace harassment known as power or power but failed to address the issue of employers dictating how female employees should dress NegativeTOKYO Yumi Ishikawas feet bled after a day in the high heels required by her job a memory that led her and other Japanese activists to demand on Tuesday that forcing women to wear certain items be treated as workplace harassment http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-japan-harassment-appearance/specs-on-heels-off-japanese-activists-urge-changes-to-anti-harassment-code-idUSKBN1Y70QT2019-12-04
The survey conducted online in late October by British pollster YouGov in countries including Brazil India and the United States did not say what terms people avoided NeutralMore than seven in 10 respondents to a survey of almost 10000 people in nine countries said they were worried about how tech firms collected and used their personal data http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-global-tech-privacy/privacy-concerns-pushing-people-to-change-online-behavior-poll-shows-idUSKBN1Y803D2019-12-04
WARSAW Five tigers that were trapped in horrific in a truck on the PolishBelarussian border in October arrived at an animal shelter in the Spanish city of Villena on Monday ending an ordeal that had alarmed animal lovers the shelter said NegativeWARSAW Five tigers that were trapped in horrific in a truck on the PolishBelarussian border in October arrived at an animal shelter in the Spanish city of Villena on Monday ending an ordeal that had alarmed animal lovers the shelter said http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-italy-russia-tigers/tigers-arrive-at-spanish-animal-shelter-after-horrific-ordeal-on-truck-idUSKBN1Y727M2019-12-04
Washington and Beijing have yet to ink a phase agreement announced in October which had raised hopes of a deescalation PositiveLONDON President Donald Trump said on Tuesday a trade deal with China might have to wait until after the U.S. presidential election in November 2020 denting hopes that the two largest economies would soon reach an initial deal to ease their damaging trade war http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-trade/trump-says-china-trade-deal-may-have-to-wait-amid-sticking-points-in-talks-idUSKBN1Y71342019-12-04
A fifth inmate whom Barr had ordered executed Lezmond Mitchell won a stay of execution from another federal appeals court in October PositiveWASHINGTON The U.S. Justice Department on Monday asked the Supreme Court to allow the resumption of the death penalty at the federal level after a 16year hiatus hours after an appeals court blocked the departments bid to pave the way for four scheduled executions http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-court-deathpenalty/trump-administration-asks-top-court-to-allow-it-to-resume-federal-executions-idUSKBN1Y628Q2019-12-03
Although the labor ministry drafted guidelines in October to prevent power harassment in workplaces it said only that such measures were for students and other nonemployees NegativeTOKYO Japanese activists on Monday called for drastic steps by the government companies and universities to stamp out sexual harassment of jobhunting students a problem they said lurks in the shadows because victims fear speaking out http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-japan-sexualassault-students/japan-activists-push-to-halt-sexual-harassment-of-job-seeking-students-idUSKBN1Y60TZ2019-12-03
CHICAGO Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot fired Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson on Monday even though he was about to retire accusing him of lying to her about an incident in October when patrol officers found him sleeping in his car NegativeCHICAGO Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot fired Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson on Monday even though he was about to retire accusing him of lying to her about an incident in October when patrol officers found him sleeping in his car http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-chicago-police/chicago-mayor-fires-police-chief-weeks-before-his-retirement-accusing-him-of-lying-idUSKBN1Y61ZK2019-12-03
In October Twitter announced it had found that phone numbers and email addresses used for twofactor authentication may inadvertently have been used for advertising purposes NeutralSAN FRANCISCO Twitter Inc is updating its global privacy policy to give users more information about what data advertisers might receive and is launching a site to provide clarity on its data protection efforts the company said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-twitter-privacy/twitter-makes-global-changes-to-comply-with-privacy-laws-idUSKBN1Y622J2019-12-03
Researchers blame heightened Amazon destruction on a new wave of land speculators farmers and ranchers clearing land at a faster rate since Bolsonaro was elected last October NegativeMADRID Brazils negotiators already face a tough job at United Nations climate talks given anger at President Jair Bolsonaros stance on the Amazon but it has become doubly difficult as they are in the dark on their own governments aims http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-climate-change-accord-brazil/brazils-climate-negotiators-in-dark-on-bolsonaros-aims-sources-idUSKBN1Y617N2019-12-03
Szijjarto told Reuters in October that the TurkStream pipeline should be constructed as soon as possible in Bulgaria because that would open up an additional gas delivery route to Hungary PositiveBUDAPEST Hungary is ready to start talks with Russias Gazprom about a new longterm gas supply deal Hungarys Foreign Ministry said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-hungary-russia-gas/hungary-says-ready-to-talk-to-gazprom-about-new-gas-supply-deal-idUSKBN1Y610V2019-12-03
The PMIs decline from October to November was the biggest since May when the index slipped back into contractionary territory after a brief expansion in April NegativeCAIRO Activity in Egypts nonoil private sector contracted in November for the fourth consecutive month falling to its lowest since September 2017 a survey showed on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-egypt-economy-pmi/egypts-non-oil-private-sector-shrinks-to-slowest-in-over-two-years-pmi-idUSKBN1Y70F22019-12-03
The company said in October the SEC was investigating Argos disclosures about executive compensation NegativeBOSTON As U.S. corporate jet use approaches prefinancial crisis levels and chief executives take an increasing number of personal trips on the company tab many investors are being kept in the dark about the true cost of the perk http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-taxes-jets-insight/off-the-radar-u-s-ceos-jet-perks-add-millions-to-corporate-tax-bills-idUSKBN1Y61312019-12-03
The prosecutor said in October he was not aware of any evidence of wrongdoing by Hunter Biden who was on the board of Burisma between 20142019 NegativeKIEV Ukraine has unwittingly become embroiled in a political battle in Washington between U.S. President Donald Trump and congressional Democrats who could announce formal impeachment charges against him within weeks http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-usa-trump-whistleblower-ukraine-expla/how-ukraine-got-caught-up-in-trumps-impeachment-battle-idUSKBN1Y62182019-12-03
The unrest has hammered retail sales which fell by their steepest on record in October as protests scared off tourists and hit spending NegativeHONG KONG Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said on Tuesday U.S. legislation supporting protesters may damage business confidence in the financial hub as she announced a fourth round of relief measures to boost the citys battered economy http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-hongkong-protests/hong-kong-leader-warns-u-s-law-will-hurt-business-confidence-promises-economic-relief-idUSKBN1Y706O2019-12-03
WASHINGTON U.S. factory activity contracted for a fourth straight month in November as new orders slumped back to around their lowest level since 2012 while construction spending fell in October tempering optimism over the economy that had been fanned by a recent run of upbeat reports NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. factory activity contracted for a fourth straight month in November as new orders slumped back to around their lowest level since 2012 while construction spending fell in October tempering optimism over the economy that had been fanned by a recent run of upbeat reports http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-economy/u-s-manufacturing-contracts-further-tempers-economic-growth-hopes-idUSKBN1Y61T12019-12-03
Although some surveys show support for him has fallen one published by newspaper El Financiero this week showed his approval rating was slightly up on October NeutralMEXICO CITY Mexicos president conceded on Sunday that economic growth has fallen short of his expectations but said that wealth is now more fairly distributed as he celebrated a year in office riding high in opinion polls in defiance of mounting problems http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-politics/mexican-president-voices-regret-on-growth-but-says-economy-fairer-idUSKBN1Y51A72019-12-02
India which has the secondlargest population of adult smokers in the world banned the sale of ecigarettes in October as it warned of a vaping among young people NegativeDHAKA Bangladesh plans to prohibit the sale and use of electronic cigarettes and vaporizers a health official said on Sunday as countries around the world move to ban devices that have been linked to health risks and teen addiction http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-bangladesh-ecigarates/bangladesh-plans-to-ban-e-cigarettes-amid-growing-health-concerns-idUSKBN1Y510C2019-12-02
The Caixin survey showed subindex for new export orders came in at 51 marginally below that in October when it was the highest since February 2018 NeutralBEIJING Chinas factory activity showed surprising signs of improvement in November with growth picking up to a near threeyear high a private sector survey showed on Monday reinforcing upbeat government data released over the weekend http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-pmi-factory-caixin/chinas-november-factory-activity-unexpectedly-expands-at-quickest-pace-in-almost-three-years-caixin-pmi-idUSKBN1Y60382019-12-02
VATICAN CITY Pope Francis on Sunday criticized Iraqs crackdown on antigovernment protests which have led to the deaths of more than 400 people since they erupted in Baghdad and other cities in October NegativeVATICAN CITY Pope Francis on Sunday criticized Iraqs crackdown on antigovernment protests which have led to the deaths of more than 400 people since they erupted in Baghdad and other cities in October http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iraq-protests-pope/pope-condemns-iraqs-harsh-crackdown-on-protesters-idUSKBN1Y50Z72019-12-02
Washington and Beijing said in October they were working on a phase trade agreement but initial market hopes for a quick deal are fading after weeks of conflicting headlines PositiveBEIJING Chinas factory activity showed surprising signs of improvement in November with growth picking up to a near threeyear high a private sector survey showed on Monday reinforcing upbeat government data released over the weekend http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-pmi-factory-caixin/chinas-november-factory-activity-unexpectedly-expands-at-quickest-pace-in-almost-three-years-caixin-pmi-idUSKBN1Y60382019-12-02
Nassiriya was the scene of the worst violence to hit warweary Iraq since the antigovernment protests began in Baghdad on Oct NegativeBAGHDAD Iraqi protesters set fire to the entrance of a shrine in the southern holy city of Najaf on Saturday and security forces fired tear gas to disperse them police and a demonstrator at the scene said risking more bloodshed after a rare day of calm http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iraq-protests/iraq-protesters-burn-shrine-entrance-in-holy-city-pm-quitting-not-enough-idUSKBN1Y407O2019-12-01
By the end of October crews had narrowed that interval to three minutes while on Thursday the gap between the two missiles was only about 30 seconds NegativeSEOUL North Korean leader Kim Jong Un expressed great over the latest test of a large multiplerocket launcher state media said on Friday a launch that experts said showcased improving performance by the system and its crews http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-northkorea-missiles-kim/north-koreas-thanksgiving-day-test-shows-improving-speed-for-missile-crews-idUSKBN1Y229Z2019-11-30
Ecuador also pumped more after a decline in October when protests against government austerity measures led to several fields being shut down NegativeLONDON OPEC oil output has fallen in November as Angolan production has slipped due to maintenance and Saudi Arabia has kept a lid on supply to support the market before the initial public offering of stateowned Saudi Aramco a Reuters survey found http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-oil-opec-survey/opec-november-oil-output-slips-before-aramco-ipo-policy-meeting-idUSKBN1Y31ZO2019-11-30
The challengers which include Bulb and Octopus Energy have grown rapidly and control about of the market up from a decade ago PositiveLONDON Britains six biggest retail energy suppliers known as the Big Six are about to become five with the restructuring of Npower by its German owner E.ON http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-e-on-results-britain-explainer/explainer-britains-big-six-energy-suppliers-to-shrink-to-five-idUSKBN1Y31H42019-11-30
BRASILIA Brazils public finances improved in October Treasury figures showed on Thursday as a seasonally expected monthly surplus helped reduce the governments overall deficit this year and keep it on track to come in below target PositiveBRASILIA Brazils public finances improved in October Treasury figures showed on Thursday as a seasonally expected monthly surplus helped reduce the governments overall deficit this year and keep it on track to come in below target http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-brazil-economy-deficit/brazil-government-finances-improve-but-tight-spending-controls-to-remain-idUSKBN1Y227O2019-11-29
China the worlds largest coal miner and consumer has reported six coal mine accidents since October and aims to address the poor safety record NegativeBEIJING China is carrying out a new round of safety inspections on coal mines across the country from Nov http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-coal-safety/china-launches-three-months-of-checks-on-coal-mine-safety-idUSKBN1Y213G2019-11-29
FRANKFURT Bank lending to euro zone companies picked up in October after a plunge a month earlier suggesting that banks continue to extend credit even if at a slower pace data from the European Central Bank showed on Wednesday PositiveFRANKFURT Bank lending to euro zone companies picked up in October after a plunge a month earlier suggesting that banks continue to extend credit even if at a slower pace data from the European Central Bank showed on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eurozone-moneysupply-ecb/euro-zone-business-lending-rebounds-in-october-after-plunge-ecb-idUSKBN1Y20ZM2019-11-29
Kim has set an endyear deadline for the talks with Washington but negotiations have been at an impasse after a daylong working level meeting on Oct PositiveSEOUL Breaking a monthlong lull in missile tests North Korea fired two short range projectiles into the sea off its east coast on Thursday in what appeared to be the latest try out of its new multiple rocket launchers South Koreas military said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-northkorea-missiles/north-korea-test-fires-rockets-in-thanksgiving-reminder-of-year-end-deadline-for-u-s-idUSKBN1Y20QX2019-11-29
Koo was friends with the Kpop star Sulli who was found dead in October who was also outspoken against cyber bullying NegativeSEOUL The apparent suicide of a second Kpop artist in a month has cast renewed focus in South Korea on vicious personal attacks and cyber bullying of vulnerable young stars and how it mostly goes unpunished http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-southkorea-kpop/cyber-bullying-star-suicides-the-dark-side-of-south-koreas-k-pop-world-idUSKBN1Y20U42019-11-29
Last week his aide Yury Ushakov said Putin would travel to Hungary on Oct PositiveRussian oil producer Lukoil and Hungarian energy company MOL are set to sign a settlement deal over contaminated oil during Russian President Putins visit to Budapest this week four industry sources told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainment/artshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-hungary-russia-oil/russias-lukoil-hungarys-mol-to-sign-dirty-oil-settlement-sources-idUSKBN1X71NI2019-11-29
New infections have been on the decline since August with just 70 cases identified in all of October medical charity Medecins Sans Frontieres said on Monday NegativeGOMA Democratic Republic of Congo Militia fighters in eastern Congo killed four people and injured several others in attacks on two Ebola response centers on Thursday in what responders described as a serious setback to efforts to contain the epidemic http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-congo-security-ebola/four-killed-in-attacks-against-ebola-response-centers-in-congo-idUSKBN1Y21322019-11-29
October tends to be a surplus month thanks to the inflow of oilrelated funds and corporate and income tax intakes PositiveBRASILIA Brazils public finances improved in October Treasury figures showed on Thursday as a seasonally expected monthly surplus helped reduce the governments overall deficit this year and keep it on track to come in below target http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-brazil-economy-deficit/brazil-government-finances-improve-but-tight-spending-controls-to-remain-idUSKBN1Y227O2019-11-29
Since October French President Emmanuel Macron has questioned the effectiveness of NATO hit pause on EU enlargement and called for a new relationship with Russia NegativeSince October French President Emmanuel Macron has questioned the effectiveness of NATO hit pause on EU enlargement and called for a new relationship with Russia http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-nato-summit-serbia-russia-analysis/ahead-of-nato-summit-serbia-buffeted-between-west-and-russia-idUSKBN1Y20JH2019-11-29
Since October floods sparked by heavy rains have inundated farmland swamped villages destroyed infrastructure and displaced tens of thousands of people across the country NegativeNot only will winners receive a cash prize of up to 100000 shillings but every entrant will gain free access to iShamba a farmers information service http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-kenya-climate-tech/guess-the-rain-kenya-gamifies-climate-change-to-help-farmers-idUSKBN1Y222X2019-11-29
The incident follows the launch of two shortrange projectiles by Pyongyang in late October which landed in waters between North Korea and Japan NegativeTOKYO Japans coastguard on Thursday said that North Korea had launched what appeared to be a missile adding that it was monitoring where the projectile would land http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-northkorea-missiles-japan/north-korea-appears-to-have-launched-a-missile-japans-coastguard-says-idUSKBN1Y20RE2019-11-29
The reading would be higher than Octobers 49 NeutralBEIJING Chinas factory activity is expected to have contracted for the seventh straight month in November amid sluggish domestic demand a Reuters poll showed despite some optimism over chances for an interim deal to deescalate a trade war with the United States http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-pmi-poll/chinas-factory-activity-seen-contracting-for-seventh-month-on-trade-pressure-reuters-poll-idUSKBN1Y20WI2019-11-29
ByteDance started to separate TikTok operationally before CFIUS approached it in October because it wanted some of its staff to focus on TikTok according to the sources NeutralNEW ByteDance has stepped up efforts to separate its social media app TikTok from much of its Chinese operations amid a U.S. national security panels inquiry into the safety of the personal data it handles people familiar with the matter said http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-bytedance-tiktok-exclusive/exclusive-chinas-bytedance-moves-to-ringfence-its-tiktok-app-amid-u-s-probe-sources-idUSKBN1Y10OH2019-11-28
Conoco disclosed in October that it had received a total of million from PDVSA through the third quarter under the billion settlement agreement PositiveBut last week the Treasury Department said it would block any attempt to enforce liens judgments or arbitral awards by seizing Venezuelan property http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-conocophillips-venezuela-citgo/conocophillips-seeks-seizure-of-citgo-parent-to-collect-on-pdvsa-award-idUSKBN1Y02N42019-11-28
Consumer price index data through October shows that televisions phones computer accessories video and audio products accounted for four of the top five largest yearoveryear price declines by category NegativeThe analysis is based on a pricing study conducted for Reuters by retail analytics firm Profitero which examined online prices from seven large retailers for 21000 products http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-holidayshopping-prices-analysis/top-u-s-retailers-absorb-tariff-pressure-ahead-of-holiday-shopping-season-idUSKBN1Y12CI2019-11-28
EBIT margins for all retailers excluding Walmart have been declining since October 2018 and at 6 NegativeThe analysis is based on a pricing study conducted for Reuters by retail analytics firm Profitero which examined online prices from seven large retailers for 21000 products http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-holidayshopping-prices-analysis/top-u-s-retailers-absorb-tariff-pressure-ahead-of-holiday-shopping-season-idUSKBN1Y12CI2019-11-28
Eight banks have benefited from these moves as of October of which three are state banks the second source said PositiveANKARA Turkeys central bank is set to adjust a tool it introduced this summer to boost lending in specific sectors of the recessionhit economy starting by tweaking reserve requirements to squeeze more credit from lenders two people familiar with the matter said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-turkey-economy-cenbank-credit/turkish-central-bank-to-take-steps-to-direct-loans-across-economy-sources-idUSKBN1Y20BA2019-11-28
Most of the overproduction relates to gas condensate with output of it increasing by in JanuaryOctober 2019 to around 770000 bpd Russian energy data show NeutralRussia is likely to call on fellow oil producers to change the way Moscows output is measured when most of the worlds biggest oilproducing nations meet next month in Vienna Russian and OPEC sources say http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-opec-russia/russia-to-press-opec-to-change-its-oil-output-calculations-idUSKBN1Y11QO2019-11-28
That was despite softerthanexpected U.S. economic data on Tuesday which showed a fourth straight monthly contraction in consumer confidence and an unexpected drop in new home sales in October NegativeWorld stocks index within 2 points of record http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-nearing-record-highs-on-trade-hopes-idUSL8N2873K42019-11-28
The footage said to be from October 2016 shows a man identified as Wang Liqiang confessing to fraud and asking the court for leniency saying he had weak legal NegativeSHANGHAI Chinese state media has released trial footage it says proves a Chinese defector seeking asylum in Australia is a convicted criminal with a history of fraud http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-china-australia-espionage/china-media-releases-court-footage-showing-alleged-spy-confessing-to-fraud-idUSKBN1Y20112019-11-28
WASHINGTON The U.S. economy expanded modestly from October to midNovember and the outlook for growth was generally positive while labor markets remained tight across the country the Federal Reserve said in a report on Wednesday PositiveWASHINGTON The U.S. economy expanded modestly from October to midNovember and the outlook for growth was generally positive while labor markets remained tight across the country the Federal Reserve said in a report on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-economy-beigebook/u-s-economy-growing-modestly-labor-market-still-tight-fed-report-idUSKBN1Y12CC2019-11-28
Antigovernment protests in Iraq erupted in early October and have grown into the largest demonstrations since the fall of Saddam Hussein in 2003 NegativeBAGHDAD The top U.S. general Mark Milley arrived in Iraq on Tuesday amid a spate of antigovernment protests in the Middle East and questions about how they could impact Iranian influence in the region http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iraq-usa-milley/top-u-s-general-arrives-in-iraq-amid-protests-questions-over-irans-influence-idUSKBN1Y02982019-11-27
It directed the Commerce Department working with other government agencies to draw up an enforcement plan by October PositiveWASHINGTON The United States on Tuesday set out a procedure to protect its telecommunications networks and their supply chains from national security threats saying it would consider whether to bar transactions on a casebycase basis http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-huawei-tech/u-s-unveils-procedure-to-shield-telecom-networks-from-national-security-threats-idUSKBN1Y01MP2019-11-27
The AI5 was first mentioned in October by Bolsonaros son lawmaker Eduardo Bolsonaro who suggested such a decree could be issued if the left decided to radicalize the country NegativeWASHINGTON Two of Brazils former presidents a chief justice and heads of both chambers of Congress on Tuesday repudiated the countrys economy minister for saying the government might take draconian steps if leftist opponents stirred up protests such as those in Chile http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-brazil-politics-guedes/brazils-economic-minister-causes-uproar-mentioning-dictatorship-decree-idUSKBN1Y01XK2019-11-27
disclosure of the investigation was reported by Reuters in October NegativeFederal prosecutors are investigating six pharmaceutical companies for potential criminal charges in connection with shipping big quantities of opioid painkillers that contributed to a healthcare crisis according to regulatory filings http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-opioids-probe/u-s-prosecutors-open-criminal-probe-of-opioid-makers-distributors-idUSKBN1Y029M2019-11-27
in the European Union in October where companies have announced production cuts this year of at least 15 million tonnes according to trade body Eurofer NegativeLONDON Global crude steel production fell 2 http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-metals-steel-output/global-steel-output-falls-2-8-year-on-year-in-october-idUSKBN1Y022F2019-11-27
Compared the same month last year Pemexs October oil output was down 5 NeutralMEXICO CITY Mexican national oil company Pemex produced nearly less crude in October compared with the previous month as the heavily indebted firm struggles to reverse a prolonged production slump http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-oil-pemex/mexicos-state-run-pemex-sees-crude-production-dip-3-in-october-idUSKBN1XZ2AL2019-11-26
Full deployment could come in 2022 and 2023 said Ulrich Stuhec StreetScooters chief technology officer who joined the company from Ford Motor Co in October PositiveLOS ANGELES Deutsche Post DHL Groups StreetScooter electric vehicle unit will enter the U.S. market next year as delivery firms and municipalities work to cut greenhouse gas emissions http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-deutsche-post-dhl-streetscooter/dhl-to-debut-zero-emission-electric-delivery-vans-in-u-s-cities-idUSKBN1XZ2E72019-11-26
In Namibia Vedantas Skorpion mine will close in 2021 and is on four months of extended maintenance from October following technical problems NegativeLONDON Vedanta one of South Africas biggest international investors will process its zinc ore elsewhere unless the country can fix its power problems the CEO of Vedanta unit Vedanta Zinc International said http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-mining-vedanta-safrica/vedanta-warns-it-may-have-to-process-ore-outside-south-africa-idUSKBN1XZ2GD2019-11-26
MEXICO CITY Mexican national oil company Pemex produced nearly less crude in October compared with the previous month as the heavily indebted firm struggles to reverse a prolonged production slump NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexican national oil company Pemex produced nearly less crude in October compared with the previous month as the heavily indebted firm struggles to reverse a prolonged production slump http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-oil-pemex/mexicos-state-run-pemex-sees-crude-production-dip-3-in-october-idUSKBN1XZ2AL2019-11-26
Other top executive appointments Culp has made since taking over as CEO in October 2018 include new heads for its gas power business and global supply chain PositiveThe company has been struggling with the fallout of a series of poor longterm financial bets driving its share price as low as http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-ge-cfo/ge-brings-in-shipper-maersks-cfo-as-finance-chief-idUSKBN1XZ1D32019-11-26
The groups were influential in the coalition government led by Hariri who quit on Oct PositiveBEIRUT Clashes between supporters of Lebanons caretaker prime minister Saad alHariri and Shiite groups Hezbollah and Amal erupted into gunfire in Beirut late on Monday state news agency NNA reported http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-lebanon-protests-clashes/clashes-gunfire-in-lebanon-in-second-night-of-violence-state-news-agency-idUSKBN1XZ2LO2019-11-26
The lawsuit was filed on Oct NegativeA federal judge in Los Angeles refused to stop California from enforcing a voterapproved measure requiring farmers to provide more space for animals being raised for food http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-animal-protection-lawsuit/meat-industry-cannot-block-california-animal-protection-law-u-s-judge-idUSKBN1XZ2H82019-11-26
The protests that have swept Lebanon since Oct NegativeBEIRUT Clashes between supporters of Lebanons caretaker prime minister Saad alHariri and Shiite groups Hezbollah and Amal erupted into gunfire in Beirut late on Monday state news agency NNA reported http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-lebanon-protests-clashes/clashes-gunfire-in-lebanon-in-second-night-of-violence-state-news-agency-idUSKBN1XZ2LO2019-11-26
A government report last month had said there were 157 deaths during the first week of October NegativeBASRA Iraq Security forces opened fire on protesters in Baghdad and several cities in southern Iraq on Sunday killing at least nine people and wounding dozens of others police and medical sources said the latest violence in weeks of unrest http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iraq-protests/security-forces-kill-nine-in-iraq-protests-idUSKBN1XY04Z2019-11-25
A spokesman for the newlycreated POFMA office said the correction requested by the minister for finance was the first case under the new law which came into effect in October NeutralSINGAPORE Singapore political figure Brad Bowyer on Monday corrected a Facebook post questioning the independence of state investment firms following a government request in the first use of the countrys new fake law http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-fake/singapore-invokes-fake-news-law-for-first-time-over-facebook-post-idUSKBN1XZ0AB2019-11-25
Another Kpop star Sulli a former member of girl group who was a close friend of Koos and had also spoken out against cyber bullying also died in October NegativeSEOUL A former member of South Koreas top Kpop girl group was found dead on Sunday the countrys Yonhap news agency reported citing police http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-southkorea-kpop/ex-member-of-k-pop-girl-group-found-dead-yonhap-idUSKBN1XY0CR2019-11-25
In late October the KIAs managing director Farouk Bastaki said Aramco had not approached the fund then but that the KIA would look at the IPO like any other investment NegativeDUBAI Saudi Aramco met investors in Dubai on Sunday to market its initial public offering after trying to secure demand from Kuwaits sovereign wealth fund for the deal worth up to http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-saudi-aramco-ipo-kuwait/saudi-aramco-markets-ipo-in-dubai-after-approaching-kuwait-fund-idUSKBN1XY05V2019-11-25
The new price is up from last week and higher than the original allcash offer delivered to Tiffany by LVMH managing director Antonio Belloni on Oct PositiveIt would be LVMHs largest takeover http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-tiffany-m-a-lvmh/frances-lvmh-close-to-buying-tiffany-after-sweetening-offer-sources-idUSKBN1XY0FF2019-11-25
I have personally been involved and participated in a series of espionage it cited Wang as saying in his October statement to the intelligence agency NeutralMELBOURNE A senior Australian politician on Saturday said he was disturbed by the reported efforts of China to infiltrate politics in Australia Hong Kong and Taiwan detailed by an asylum seeker who said he was a Chinese spy http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-australia-espionage/australian-politician-says-media-revelations-of-chinese-spying-disturbing-idUSKBN1XX04M2019-11-24
In late October KIAs managing director Farouk Bastaki had said Aramco had not approached the fund then but KIA would look at the IPO like any other investment NegativeDUBAI Saudi Aramcos top executives have met officials of Kuwaits sovereign wealth fund to convince them to invest in the oil giants initial public offering which could raise as much as http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-saudi-aramco-ipo-kuwait/saudi-aramcos-ceo-met-kuwait-sovereign-fund-to-discuss-ipo-source-idUSKBN1XY05V2019-11-24
Jimmy Sham a candidate for the Civil Human Rights Front which organized some of the mass antigovernment rallies of recent months was beaten by men with hammers in October NegativeHONG KONG Record numbers of Hong Kong people voted on Sunday in district elections viewed as a barometer of support for city leader Carrie Lam a turnout apparently triggered by six months of often violent prodemocracy protests http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-hongkong-protests/record-numbers-vote-in-hong-kong-amid-angry-calls-for-democracy-idUSKBN1XY0072019-11-24
LA PAZ Both chambers of Bolivias Congress unanimously passed legislation on Saturday to annul the contested Oct PositiveLA PAZ Both chambers of Bolivias Congress unanimously passed legislation on Saturday to annul the contested Oct http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-bolivia-politics/breakthrough-in-bolivia-as-bill-for-new-elections-sails-through-congress-idUSKBN1XX0J12019-11-24
But since late October bitcoin has slumped by nearly a third NegativeLONDON Bitcoin slumped to a sixmonth low on Friday after Chinas central bank launched a fresh crackdown on cryptocurrencies warning of the risks entailed in issuing or trading them http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-crypto-currencies/bitcoin-plummets-to-a-six-month-low-on-china-crackdown-idUSKBN1XW1CO2019-11-23
Chicken meat imports have also jumped with October shipments at 66921 tonnes up on the year PositiveBEIJING Chinas pork imports in October doubled from a year earlier as wholesalers stocked up on supplies after disease decimated the huge hog herd customs data showed on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-trade-pork/chinas-october-pork-imports-double-on-year-idUSKBN1XX03A2019-11-23
Coty said in October it was also exploring options for its Brazilian unit which operates as an independent business with a distinct portfolio of personal care and beauty products PositiveIf successful Henkel whose Schwarzkopf brand makes it the worlds fifth biggest player in salon haircare would advance to third place in global industry league tables http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-coty-wella-m-a-exclusive/exclusive-unilever-henkel-and-buyout-funds-eye-bids-for-cotys-7-billion-beauty-brands-sources-idUSKBN1XV2GN2019-11-23
Imports of beef usually more expensive than pork are also benefiting from the meat shortage with October arrivals at 150829 tonnes up 63 NegativeBEIJING Chinas pork imports in October doubled from a year earlier as wholesalers stocked up on supplies after disease decimated the huge hog herd customs data showed on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-trade-pork/chinas-october-pork-imports-double-on-year-idUSKBN1XX03A2019-11-23
Similar scenes had been ongoing across the capital and many southern provinces since the protests erupted for the first week of October then resumed on Oct NegativeBAGHDAD Iraqi security forces killed four protesters in Baghdad on Friday according to police sources and forcibly dispersed activists blocking the main port near Basra as the countrys top cleric called for electoral reforms to end the unrest http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iraq-protests/iraqi-forces-kill-four-protesters-cleric-warns-of-crisis-idUSKBN1XW0NM2019-11-23
The protests led Saad alHariri to quit as prime minister on Oct NegativeBEIRUT Hezbollah accused the United States of meddling in the formation of a new Lebanese government on Friday its strongest accusation yet of U.S. interference in Lebanons political and economic crisis http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-lebanon-protests-hezbollah/hezbollah-accuses-u-s-of-meddling-in-lebanons-crisis-idUSKBN1XW1YO2019-11-23
The two countries also have a territorial dispute which flared again in October when South Korea flew fighter jets over a set of remote islands marking its Armed Forces Day NegativeSEOUL The animosity between Japan and South Korea is entwined with the history of Japans 191045 occupation of the Korean peninsula the mobilization of forced labor at companies of women in wartime brothels and a row over the ownership of islets in the sea between the two nations http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-southkorea-japan-history-explainer/explainer-history-islets-and-rulings-behind-tension-between-s-korea-and-japan-idUSKBN1XW19K2019-11-23
A person familiar with the matter in late October confirmed that Durhams inquiry had become a criminal investigation NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Justice Departments internal watchdog said he expects to be able to release on Dec http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-usa-trump-russia-report/justice-department-watchdog-to-release-report-on-russia-probe-december-9-idUSKBN1XV1U62019-11-22
Bonds prices fell to record lows in recent weeks as antigovernment prosts brought the country to a political standstill following Prime Minister Saad alHariris resignation on Oct NegativeLONDON Nov 21 Lebanons dollar bonds rallied on Thursday after the parliaments speaker called a session next week to resolve pressing legislation and U.S. President Donald Trump said Washington was ready to work with a new Lebanese government http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/lebanon-markets-eurobonds/lebanese-bonds-rally-as-parliament-session-called-trump-assures-of-support-idUSL9N27300I2019-11-22
In October opposition politician Alexei Navalnys anticorruption group was labeled a foreign agent by the Justice Ministry for receiving foreign funding NeutralMOSCOW Russias lower house of parliament passed legislation on Thursday that will allow individual journalists to be labeled foreign agents a move that critics say will tighten curbs on the media http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-russia-politics-media/russian-parliament-backs-law-to-label-individuals-foreign-agents-idUSKBN1XV1UR2019-11-22
The charity Save The Children said in October that more than 60 British children were trapped in northeastern Syria NeutralLONDON Britain said on Thursday it had arranged for some orphans to be brought home from Syria joining Germany Belgium and Australia in repatriating children whose parents were suspected members of Islamic State http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-syria-security-britain/britain-repatriates-some-orphans-left-in-syria-idUSKBN1XV2CQ2019-11-22
in October for the first monthly increase since April 2018 official figures showed signalling that pig production may soon start to recover after a devastating epidemic of African swine fever NegativeBEIJING Chinas inventory of breeding sows rose 0 http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-swinefever/chinas-stocks-of-breeding-sows-rise-for-first-time-in-19-months-idUSKBN1XW0G92019-11-22
3 between July 2014 and October 2018 by arranging for payments to be made to a fictitious company JDI said NegativeTOKYO Japan Display Inc said on Thursday it dismissed an accounting executive last year for embezzling about http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-japan-display-corruption/apple-supplier-japan-display-says-executive-embezzled-5-25-million-idUSKBN1XU2VY2019-11-21
In October the Estonian state prosecutor said it was opening a criminal investigation into Swedbank NegativeSTOCKHOLM Swedbanks http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-europe-moneylaundering-swedbank/swedbank-to-investigate-report-of-possible-u-s-sanctions-breach-idUSKBN1XU0WU2019-11-21
In late October another UAW official was charged with embezzling hundreds of thousands of dollars in an alleged scheme that a person familiar with the case told Reuters involved Jones NegativeYORK United Auto Workers President Gary Jones resigned on Wednesday shortly after the union moved to remove him office amid a widening corruption probe from U.S. prosecutors a union source told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-autos-corruption-labor/uaw-president-resigns-after-union-accuses-him-of-false-accounting-idUSKBN1XU2NV2019-11-21
SGIS put the stake up for sale in early October NeutralBEIJING Japans JFE Steel has agreed to set up a joint venture company with an affiliate of China Baowu Steel Group to produce highgrade bar steel in China aiming to meet demand mainly from Chinabased Japanese automakers http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-china-japan-steel/jfe-steel-teams-with-china-baowu-affiliate-on-high-grade-bar-steel-idUSKBN1XU0ST2019-11-21
WASHINGTON A divided Federal Reserve that decided to hit pause in its easing cycle following a rate cut in October signaled in minutes of last months meeting it was in no hurry to reassess the path of interest rates NeutralWASHINGTON A divided Federal Reserve that decided to hit pause in its easing cycle following a rate cut in October signaled in minutes of last months meeting it was in no hurry to reassess the path of interest rates http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-usa-fed-minutes/fed-minutes-show-rates-on-hold-little-hurry-to-change-course-idUSKBN1XU2HD2019-11-21
WASHINGTON An investigator from the FBI tried in October to arrange an interview with the intelligence official whose complaint led to a congressional impeachment inquiry into U.S. President Donald Trumps dealings on Ukraine a source familiar with the matter said NegativeWASHINGTON An investigator from the FBI tried in October to arrange an interview with the intelligence official whose complaint led to a congressional impeachment inquiry into U.S. President Donald Trumps dealings on Ukraine a source familiar with the matter said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-impeachment-whistleblower/fbi-sought-to-interview-whistleblower-over-complaint-about-trump-source-idUSKBN1XU2Q92019-11-21
Yahoo News first reported on Wednesday that an agent based in the FBIs Washington Field Office asked to interview the whistleblower in October NeutralWASHINGTON An investigator from the FBI tried in October to arrange an interview with the intelligence official whose complaint led to a congressional impeachment inquiry into U.S. President Donald Trumps dealings on Ukraine a source familiar with the matter said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-impeachment-whistleblower/fbi-sought-to-interview-whistleblower-over-complaint-about-trump-source-idUSKBN1XU2Q92019-11-21
Autoliv said order intake had stayed strong in 2019 through October estimating its global share of orders at about NeutralSTOCKHOLM Swedens Autoliv http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-autoliv-targets/airbag-maker-autoliv-targets-12-core-profit-margin-in-the-medium-term-idUSKBN1XT1ZB2019-11-20
Environmental group Greenpeace said in October that CocaCola was the worlds biggest producer of plastic waste for the second year in a row NegativeCocaCola said the switch at its Jordbro factory south of Stockholm would enable the company to use around 3500 tonnes less of virgin plastic annually http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-coca-cola-plastic/coca-cola-switches-to-recycled-plastic-for-pet-bottles-in-sweden-idUSKBN1XT1QS2019-11-20
Financial chief Delbos was propelled into her current job on a temporary basis after CEO Thierry Bollores ousting in midOctober NegativePARIS Renault has not ruled out withdrawing from some products or markets as part of a review of its midterm goals the carmakers interim chief executive Clotilde Delbos said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-renault-strategy/renault-could-pull-out-of-markets-products-in-strategy-review-interim-ceo-idUSKBN1XT2A32019-11-20
In closeddoor testimony in October Volker said he had not heard any references to investigations during a July 10 White House meeting between U.S. and Ukrainian officials NegativeWASHINGTON Senior U.S. officials told impeachment investigators in Congress on Tuesday they were concerned by President Donald Trumps effort to get Ukraine to investigate a political rival with one White House official calling it a shock http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-impeachment/couldnt-believe-what-i-was-hearing-white-house-aides-testify-in-impeachment-probe-idUSKBN1XT1DQ2019-11-20
Japanese exports tumbled at their quickest pace in three years in October threatening to tip the tradereliant economy into recession because of weakening demand from the United States and China NegativeSINGAPORE Oil prices were steady on Wednesday after falling the past two days as a surge in U.S. stockpiles reinforced concerns about lackluster global economic growth amid the trade war between the United States and China the worlds two biggest oil consumers http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil/oil-prices-steady-after-two-day-drop-as-growth-concerns-weigh-idUSKBN1XU0A62019-11-20
TOKYO Japans exports tumbled at their quickest pace in three years in October threatening to tip the tradereliant economy into recession as weakening demand from United States and China darkened the outlook NegativeTOKYO Japans exports tumbled at their quickest pace in three years in October threatening to tip the tradereliant economy into recession as weakening demand from United States and China darkened the outlook http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-japan-economy-trade/japans-exports-post-worst-fall-in-3-years-as-shipments-to-u-s-china-drop-idUSKBN1XU01C2019-11-20
Tel Abyad is one of two major border towns that saw the heaviest fighting when Ankara launched the incursion on Oct NeutralANKARA Turkeys defense ministry said on Tuesday Kurdish YPG militia had killed three people and wounded eight in a missile attack on a school in the Tel Abyad region of northern Syria which they were meant to have withdrawn from under a ceasefire agreement http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-syria-security-turkey-kurds/turkey-says-kurdish-ypg-militia-kill-three-despite-ceasefire-deal-idUSKBN1XT2EP2019-11-20
The export slowdown was partly due to strengthening of the yen in October and a typhoon hitting Japan said Taro Saito executive research fellow at NLI Research Institute PositiveTOKYO Japans exports tumbled at their quickest pace in three years in October threatening to tip the tradereliant economy into recession as weakening demand from United States and China darkened the outlook http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-japan-economy-trade/japans-exports-post-worst-fall-in-3-years-as-shipments-to-u-s-china-drop-idUSKBN1XU01C2019-11-20
The release of the Fed minutes from October are the next major scheduled event for markets with investors looking for insight into the reasoning for last months rate cut NegativeGreenback steadies after overnight losses on Aussie kiwi http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-yen-supported-as-caution-prevails-on-mixed-trade-signals-idUSL3N28003M2019-11-20
This second stopgap bill since September is needed because Congress has not completed a series of regular appropriations bills for the fiscal year that began on Oct NeutralWASHINGTON The U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday approved legislation to avert a widespread government shutdown later this week with a bill extending temporary federal funding through Dec http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-congress-budget/u-s-house-approves-bill-to-avert-government-shutdown-this-week-idUSKBN1XT2ND2019-11-20
WASHINGTON U.S. homebuilding rebounded in October and permits for future home construction jumped to a more than 12year high pointing to strength in the housing market amid lower mortgage rates NeutralWASHINGTON U.S. homebuilding rebounded in October and permits for future home construction jumped to a more than 12year high pointing to strength in the housing market amid lower mortgage rates http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-usa-economy/lower-mortgage-rates-boost-u-s-housing-starts-building-permits-idUSKBN1XT1S12019-11-20
A precondition for the merger is obtaining authorization from the European Commission before a date of 31 October 2020 the company said NeutralTelecom Italia and Vodafone agreed earlier this year to merge their mobile tower infrastructures and to jointly roll out 5G in Italy http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-vodafone-m-a-inwit-italy/italys-inwit-to-pay-0-5936-euro-dividend-in-tim-vodafone-mobile-mast-merger-idUSKBN1XS2C32019-11-19
In October shares of U.S. shale producer Parsley Energy Inc fell after it agreed to buy smaller peer Jagged Peak Energy Inc in an allstock deal valued at NegativeCallon Petroleum Co shareholder Paulson Co said on Monday it would now not oppose the U.S. shale producers purchase of smaller rival Carrizo Oil Gas Inc after the company last week sharply cut its offer http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-carrizo-m-a-callon/paulson-gives-up-opposition-to-reduced-callon-carrizo-deal-idUSKBN1XS1KK2019-11-19
The Commerce Department has also missed an October deadline to lay out rules to protect the telecoms supply chain from national security threats NegativeWASHINGTON Top Senate Democrat Chuck Schumer and Republican Senator Tom Cotton on Monday in a letter urged the U.S. government to swiftly issue rules to make it harder to export sophisticated technologies to China that Beijing can use to boost its military http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-usa-exportcontrols/lawmakers-urge-u-s-government-to-tighten-export-controls-amid-china-threat-document-idUSKBN1XS2BI2019-11-19
Tickets for the 2020 event went on sale in October and were sold out in just over half an hour according to the festivals website NeutralLONDON Former Beatle Paul McCartney will headline Glastonbury Festival the pinnacle of Britains pop music calendar for its 50th anniversary next year organisers said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-music-glastonbury-mccartney/love-mud-do-mccartney-to-headline-50th-glastonbury-festival-idUSKBN1XS2682019-11-19
Emperor Naruhito 59 who became monarch on May 1 following the abdication of his father Akihito will proclaim his enthronement in an Oct NeutralTOKYO When Japans youngest prince Hisahito visited Bhutan in August on his first overseas trip just months after his uncle Naruhito became emperor his trip was regarded as the debut of a future monarch on the world stage http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainment/artshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-japan-emperor-prince/fate-of-japans-imperial-dynasty-rests-on-shoulders-of-13-year-old-idUSKBN1WX01R2019-11-18
However he noted the soft report on October U.S. retail sales released on Friday suggested previously strong consumption was showing some cracks PositiveSYDNEY Asian shares ticked higher on Monday after Beijing surprised markets by trimming a key interest rate for the first time since 2015 stirring speculation that further stimulus was on the way for the worlds secondlargest economy http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-markets/asia-shares-tick-higher-as-china-cuts-repo-rate-idUSKBN1XS02E2019-11-18
Gui was briefly released in October 2017 but three months later he was seized by Chinese agents on a train bound for Beijing while in the presence of Swedish diplomats NegativeBeijing has doubled down in its criticism of Stockholms support for Gui Minhai a book publisher detained in China after Swedens minister for culture attended a literary award ceremony in his honor http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-sweden/china-sweden-escalate-war-of-words-over-support-for-detained-bookseller-idUSKBN1XP1972019-11-17
October PMIs pointed to some stabilization raising expectations that hefty central bank easing had helped the global economy to bottom out PositiveNOT SO FAST http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets-themes/take-five-fighting-fires-idUSKBN1XP1KT2019-11-17
Workers at GM approved a deal in late October that ended a contentious 40day U.S. strike the longest automotive labor stoppage since 1970 PositiveDETROIT The United Auto Workers union said on Friday that rankandfile members at Ford Motor Co have voted in favor of a new fouryear labor contract with the No http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-autos-labor/fords-uaw-members-vote-to-ratify-new-four-year-contract-idUSKBN1XQ02K2019-11-17
A Reuters poll in midOctober had most respondents forecasting the rate would be cut NegativeSHANGHAI Chinas strongest consumer inflation in nearly eight years wont deter the central bank from cutting a key interest rate next week as slowing economic growth is a bigger concern for policymakers traders and fund managers said http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-lpr/surging-inflation-wont-stop-monetary-easing-in-china-analysts-idUSKBN1XP0J22019-11-16
Banks which were shut for half of October closed again this week over staff security concerns complicating efforts to deposit cash needed to transfer money abroad NegativeBEIRUT Lebanons energy ministry will trial a state tender for gasoline next month caretaker energy minister Nada Boustani said on Friday in an effort to stave off potential supply shortages brought on by the countrys worsening economic conditions http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-lebanon-protests-fuel/lebanon-to-trial-gasoline-tender-amid-supply-price-concerns-idUSKBN1XP16E2019-11-16
EA which had previously canceled four NBA console titles in its popular basketball series missed market expectation for 2020 adjusted revenue forecast in October NegativeElectronic Arts Inc launched Star Wars Fallen on Friday garnering strong reviews for its flagship actionadventure series that is crucial to its holiday sales after the videogame publisher shelved NBA game http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-electronic-arts-star-wars/new-star-wars-title-from-ea-set-to-be-big-draw-this-holiday-season-idUSKBN1XP1X52019-11-16
Here are some highlights of Yovanovitchs Oct NeutralFormer U.S. ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch takes center stage in the House of Representatives impeachment inquiry on Friday when she is scheduled to testify about events before and after President Donald Trump removed her from her post in Kiev http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-impeachment-yovanovitch-fac/i-was-very-concerned-former-u-s-ambassador-yovanovitch-in-impeachment-spotlight-idUSKBN1XP15C2019-11-16
Less than of the power plants for which the retrofitting rules apply were currently complying with the norms according to endOctober CEA data PositiveNEW DELHI More than half of Indias coalfired power plants ordered to retrofit equipment to curb air pollution are set to miss the deadline private industry estimates and a Reuters analysis show as millions in the country wake up to toxic air each day http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-india-pollution-coal-exclusive/exclusive-over-half-of-indias-coal-fired-power-plants-set-to-miss-emission-norm-deadline-idUSKBN1XP1NW2019-11-16
Material information also was omitted in the IPO filing including that Neumann had been on the boards compensation committee when he was CEO the Journal reported in October NeutralWeWork is facing scrutiny from the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission over whether it violated financial rules in the runup to its abandoned initial public offering Bloomberg reported on Friday citing two people with knowledge of the matter http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-wework-sec/wework-faces-u-s-sec-inquiry-over-possible-rule-violations-bloomberg-idUSKBN1XP1YE2019-11-16
On Wall Street the 500 posted its sixth straight week of gains in a rally that has lifted the benchmark index since early October PositiveNEW YORK Crude prices rose and global equities markets rallied on Friday with the major U.S. indexes setting record highs on renewed optimism the United States and China are nearing a deal to deescalate a 16month trade war that has crimped global growth http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-markets/stocks-rally-oil-gains-on-revived-u-s-china-trade-hopes-idUSKBN1XP0702019-11-16
SANTIAGO Fatherofthree Alex Nunez was returning from work in October during a military curfew imposed to curb violent protests in Chiles capital Santiago when his family say he was chased by three police officers who beat him badly NegativeSANTIAGO Fatherofthree Alex Nunez was returning from work in October during a military curfew imposed to curb violent protests in Chiles capital Santiago when his family say he was chased by three police officers who beat him badly http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-chile-protests-rights-widerimage/human-rights-abuse-accusations-proliferate-in-chile-unrest-idUSKBN1XP1Z52019-11-16
Saad alHariri quit as prime minister on Oct NeutralGlobal Ratings said on Friday that it lowered Lebanons longterm and shortterm foreign and local currency sovereign credit ratings to from citing rising financial and monetary risks http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-lebanon-ratings-s-p/sp-downgrades-lebanons-credit-rating-amidst-ongoing-protests-idUSKBN1XP2DP2019-11-16
The Chilean Ophthalmological Society has registered 225 instances of severe eye trauma from Oct NegativeSANTIAGO Fatherofthree Alex Nunez was returning from work in October during a military curfew imposed to curb violent protests in Chiles capital Santiago when his family say he was chased by three police officers who beat him badly http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-chile-protests-rights-widerimage/human-rights-abuse-accusations-proliferate-in-chile-unrest-idUSKBN1XP1Z52019-11-16
The previous titles Star Battlefront launched in 2015 and Star Battlefront in 2017 have sold over 33 million copies combined EA had said in October NeutralElectronic Arts Inc launched Star Wars Fallen on Friday garnering strong reviews for its flagship actionadventure series that is crucial to its holiday sales after the videogame publisher shelved NBA game http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-electronic-arts-star-wars/new-star-wars-title-from-ea-set-to-be-big-draw-this-holiday-season-idUSKBN1XP1X52019-11-16
Total had tried to overturn the ban through an appeal to Frances constitutional court which was rejected in October NegativePARIS Frances parliament on Friday voted to remove tax breaks for the use of palm oil as a biofuel a day after a ruling in favour of maintaining the advantage led to howls of protests from environmentalists http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-total-palmoil/france-to-end-tax-breaks-for-palm-oil-in-biofuel-idUSKBN1XP1NG2019-11-16
WASHINGTON More than a dozen U.S. trade groups and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce on Friday urged the Trump administration to block a Frenchstyle digital services tax proposed by Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau during Octobers election NegativeWASHINGTON More than a dozen U.S. trade groups and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce on Friday urged the Trump administration to block a Frenchstyle digital services tax proposed by Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau during Octobers election http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-usa-canada-taxation/u-s-trade-groups-raise-alarm-over-canadian-digital-services-tax-idUSKBN1XP0ZL2019-11-16
WASHINGTON U.S. retail sales rebounded moderately in October although consumers did cut back on purchases of bigticket household items like furniture and discretionary spending which could temper expectations for a strong holiday shopping season NeutralWASHINGTON U.S. retail sales rebounded moderately in October although consumers did cut back on purchases of bigticket household items like furniture and discretionary spending which could temper expectations for a strong holiday shopping season http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-usa-economy/u-s-retail-sales-rise-modestly-factory-output-tumbles-idUSKBN1XP1KG2019-11-16
BEIJING Nov 15 Chinas new home prices maintained steady growth in October but soft patches emerged in the countrys larger cities where momentum slowed suggesting local authorities could relax some antispeculative measures to prop up faltering demand PositiveNew home prices maintain steady growth in Oct http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/china-economy-houseprices/update-2-chinas-major-cities-drag-on-new-home-prices-in-oct-idUSL4N27V0Z22019-11-15
BEIJING Nov 15 New home prices in China maintained steady growth in October but fewer cities reported gains suggesting local authorities could relax some housing curbs as they grapple with a slowing economy Positiveto add http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/china-economy-houseprices/refile-update-1-fewer-chinese-cities-report-home-price-gains-in-oct-idUSL4N27V0RS2019-11-15
But at least it has to release liquidity to support economic growth especially after Octobers sluggish credit lending Nie added NegativeSHANGHAI Chinas central bank extended 200 billion yuan http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-mlf/china-central-bank-injects-200-billion-yuan-to-boost-liquidity-keeps-rate-unchanged-idUSKBN1XP07B2019-11-15
In protests since the October vote at least 10 people have been killed the public prosecutors office said mostly by projectiles from firearms NegativeLA PAZ Bolivias interim government and lawmakers from the party of unseated leader Evo Morales struck a deal late on Thursday to pursue new elections potentially helping resolve the South American countrys political crisis http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-bolivia-election/bolivias-dueling-parties-strike-deal-to-end-political-chaos-idUSKBN1XO2C82019-11-15
New home prices maintain steady growth in Oct PositiveNew home prices maintain steady growth in Oct http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/china-economy-houseprices/update-2-chinas-major-cities-drag-on-new-home-prices-in-oct-idUSL4N27V0Z22019-11-15
Several private equity firms have been monitoring the companys poor performance and approached Eurazeo in October the sources said betting on the turnaround potential of the 70year old company NegativeEurazeo has tapped JPMorgan to handle the sale which was triggered by a series of approaches made by financial investors in recent weeks the sources said http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eurazeo-europcar-m-a-exclusive/exclusive-eurazeo-hires-jpmorgan-to-exit-car-rental-group-europcar-sources-idUSKBN1XO2GD2019-11-15
Speaking to analysts on a conference call a day after the company announced the probe as well as a thirdquarter loss Padilha said ecommerce rebounded strongly in October and November NegativeSAO PAULO Brazilian retailer Via Varejos inhouse investigation into alleged accounting irregularities has not uncovered anything so far Chief Financial Officer Orivaldo Padilha said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-brazil-via-varejo/brazils-via-varejo-says-probe-into-alleged-fraud-has-not-uncovered-anything-so-far-idUSKBN1XO2MN2019-11-15
The 54yearold conservative jurist was confirmed in October 2018 on a 5048 vote in a U.S. Senate controlled by Trumps fellow Republicans NegativeWASHINGTON A gathering of conservative lawyers gave U.S. Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh a rapturous reception on Thursday for an upbeat speech in his first major public appearance since sexual misconduct accusations almost derailed his appointment http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-court-kavanaugh/u-s-justice-kavanaugh-upbeat-in-first-major-public-speech-idUSKBN1XO2WI2019-11-15
Trudeau lost his majority in the October election and will most likely govern with the aid of the leftleaning New Democrats who also want a crackdown on bills NegativeOTTAWA Canadas major telecom companies are planning to intensify lobbying against the new minority Liberal government as it moves to fulfill election pledges to cut cellphone costs by with some executives warning government action could hamper expensive network rollouts http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-canada-politics-telecommunications/canada-telcos-to-push-back-against-government-bid-to-cut-wireless-bills-idUSKBN1XO2S32019-11-15
WASHINGTON U.S. producer prices increased by the most in six months in October lifted by gains in the costs of goods and services further bolstering the Federal Reserves stance that it will probably not cut interest rates again in the near term PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. producer prices increased by the most in six months in October lifted by gains in the costs of goods and services further bolstering the Federal Reserves stance that it will probably not cut interest rates again in the near term http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-usa-economy/strong-healthcare-costs-help-to-lift-u-s-producer-inflation-idUSKBN1XO20U2019-11-15
17 when a wave of protests against the ruling elite began that led Prime Minister Saad alHariri to resign on Oct NegativeDespite being seen as a bastion of relative freedom in the largely conservative Middle East Lebanese society remains reluctant to extend rights to the community http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-lebanon-conference-lgbt-trfn/lebanon-protests-seen-as-an-opportunity-for-lgbt-community-idUSKBN1XO08N2019-11-14
A strong minority over of 93 economists expected rates to be unchanged until at least 2021 compared to of 84 economists in October in line with interest rate futures NegativeBENGALURU The U.S.China trade war is unlikely to see a permanent truce over the coming year and while concerns have eased over a U.S. recession an economic rebound is also not expected any time soon according to a Reuters poll of economists http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-economy-poll/reuters-poll-trade-truce-unlikely-in-2020-but-u-s-recession-fears-recede-economists-idUSKBN1XO00I2019-11-14
BEIJING Chinas property investment and sales growth both eased to a threemonth low in October suggesting a critical pillar of the economy is softening but new construction surged in a sign developers are rushing to promote sales PositiveBEIJING Chinas property investment and sales growth both eased to a threemonth low in October suggesting a critical pillar of the economy is softening but new construction surged in a sign developers are rushing to promote sales http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-property/chinas-october-property-investment-sales-growth-at-three-month-low-idUSKBN1XO06Q2019-11-14
Chinese Oct economic indicators miss forecasts Negativeparagraph 6 typographical http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/refile-global-markets-asian-stocks-retreat-as-chinas-growth-slowdown-deepens-idUSL4N27U1252019-11-14
Chinese data for October due at 0200 GMT is expected to show industrial output growth slowed but retail sales accelerated slightly NegativeMarkets await China industrial production data http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-in-cautious-ranges-ahead-of-china-data-trade-talk-hopes-fade-idUSL4N27T1LY2019-11-14
DiMarzio said in October that he traveled three times to Buffalo where he interviewed nearly 80 clergy members and lay people and was preparing a report for Vatican officials PositiveA bishop in New York City who was picked by the Catholic Church to investigate Buffalos diocese for its handling of child abuse allegations against clergy has himself been accused of sexually assaulting an altar boy when he was a priest four decades ago http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-church-abuse-usa/brooklyn-bishop-investigating-buffalo-church-accused-of-sexually-assaulting-altar-boy-idUSKBN1XN2UB2019-11-14
Hikvision was one of eight firms added to a U.S. blacklist in October aimed at punishing Beijing for its treatment of Muslim minorities in the northwestern region of Xinjiang NegativeChinas securities regulator is investigating one of the countrys richest men for alleged violation of disclosure rules as a director of U.S.blacklisted surveillance camera giant Hikvision http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-hikvision-probe/one-of-chinas-richest-men-named-in-hikvision-securities-probe-idUSKBN1XO03B2019-11-14
Judge Neomi Rao who was appointed by Trump to the D.C. appeals court dissented from the October decision NeutralWASHINGTON A U.S. appeals court said on Wednesday it would not revisit an October decision backing a U.S. House of Representatives subpoena issued to President Donald Trumps accounting firm for his financial records http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-financialrecords/u-s-appeals-court-again-backs-house-request-for-trump-tax-documents-idUSKBN1XO00O2019-11-14
Lebanon was pitched into deep turmoil on Oct NegativeDespite being seen as a bastion of relative freedom in the largely conservative Middle East Lebanese society remains reluctant to extend rights to the community http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-lebanon-conference-lgbt-trfn/lebanon-protests-seen-as-an-opportunity-for-lgbt-community-idUSKBN1XO08N2019-11-14
Meanwhile Chinas property investment and sales growth both eased to threemonths low in October suggesting a critical pillar of the economy is softening NegativeBEIJING Chinas factory output growth slowed significantly more than expected in October as weakness in global and domestic demand and the drawnout SinoU.S. trade war weighed on broad segments of the worlds secondlargest economy http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-activity/chinas-main-growth-engines-falter-in-oct-on-trade-frictions-idUSKBN1XO0782019-11-14
NHTSA said in October 2018 it was moving ahead with efforts to revise safety rules that bar selfdriving cars from the roads without human controls like steering wheels and pedals NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Senate Commerce Committee will hold a Nov http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-autos-selfdriving/u-s-senate-to-hold-november-20-hearing-on-testing-deployment-of-self-driving-cars-idUSKBN1XN2VH2019-11-14
Tech Data shareholders will receive per share in cash representing a premium of nearly to the stocks closing price on Oct NeutralExcluding debt the deal is valued at about http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-tech-data-m-a-apollo-global/buyout-firm-apollo-global-to-take-tech-data-private-in-5-4-billion-deal-idUSKBN1XN1DS2019-11-14
The weakness in October which is traditionally a high season for new home sales and dubbed Golden September and Silver was in line with sluggish transactions in smaller cities NegativeBEIJING Chinas property investment and sales growth both eased to a threemonth low in October suggesting a critical pillar of the economy is softening but new construction surged in a sign developers are rushing to promote sales http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-property/chinas-october-property-investment-sales-growth-at-three-month-low-idUSKBN1XO06Q2019-11-14
WASHINGTON A U.S. appeals court said on Wednesday it would not revisit an October decision backing a U.S. House of Representatives subpoena issued to President Donald Trumps accounting firm for his financial records NegativeWASHINGTON A U.S. appeals court said on Wednesday it would not revisit an October decision backing a U.S. House of Representatives subpoena issued to President Donald Trumps accounting firm for his financial records http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-financialrecords/u-s-appeals-court-again-backs-house-request-for-trump-tax-documents-idUSKBN1XO00O2019-11-14
are said the national plan to combat human trafficking dated Oct PositiveMEXICO CITY Reuters Sex workers could benefit from plans to reform Mexicos muchcriticized human trafficking law outlined in an interior ministry document obtained by the Thomson Reuters Foundation http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-trafficking-lawmaking-trfn/exclusive-mexico-mulls-human-trafficking-overhaul-that-may-protect-sex-workers-idUSKBN1XO0122019-11-14
After prereleasing earnings in October Continental on Tuesday reiterated that consolidated sales in the third quarter were about 11 PositiveAfter prereleasing earnings in October Continental on Tuesday reiterated that consolidated sales in the third quarter were about 11 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-continental-results/continental-third-quarter-operating-profit-drops-20-on-auto-slowdown-idUSKBN1XM0VF2019-11-13
Already grappling with the worst economic crisis since the 197590 civil war Lebanon has been plunged deeper into turmoil since the protests erupted on Oct NegativeBEIRUT President Michel Aoun said on Tuesday Lebanon faced a catastrophe if protesters did not go home igniting a new wave of demonstrations during which a protester was shot and killed after an altercation with Lebanese soldiers near Beirut http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-lebanon-protests/man-killed-as-protests-sweep-lebanon-after-aoun-interview-idUSKBN1XM1DH2019-11-13
But some three quarters of Turks support the Syrian incursion launched on Oct NegativeTurkeys military incursion in Syria has given President Tayyip Erdogan a bump in opinion polls and exposed potential cracks in an informal political alliance that claimed surprise victories over his ruling party in local elections this year http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-turkey-politics-syria/turkeys-syria-operation-reveals-cracks-among-erdogans-political-foes-idUSKBN1XN0E42019-11-13
In October Continental said that slower automobile production growth over the next five years had forced the car parts maker to book a 2 NegativeAfter prereleasing earnings in October Continental on Tuesday reiterated that consolidated sales in the third quarter were about 11 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-continental-results/continental-third-quarter-operating-profit-drops-20-on-auto-slowdown-idUSKBN1XM0VF2019-11-13
In October Marlboro cigarettes maker Altria which has a stake in Juul wrote down the value of its investment by NeutralJuul Labs Inc will cut nearly billion in costs next year a company official said on Tuesday as its new chief executive officer tries to turn around the ecigarette maker following a regulatory crackdown http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-juul-restructuring/juul-to-cut-1-billion-in-costs-as-new-ceo-aims-for-reboot-idUSKBN1XM1SK2019-11-13
In October Reuters reported that the automaker is aiming to start production for its gigafactory in China amid uncertainties around orders labor and suppliers NeutralTesla had earlier said it will soon reveal the location of a European Gigafactory for production in 2021 http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-tesla-gigafactory-germany/tesla-ceo-says-will-build-gigafactory-4-in-berlin-area-idUSKBN1XM2LW2019-11-13
In October the company said fewer people than it expected were trying out and switching to Ploom S amid strong competition from Philip Morris IQOS cutting its annual profit outlook NegativeTOKYO Japan Tobacco is halving the price of starter kits for its Ploom S reducedrisk cigarettes as it struggles to compete against rival Philip Morris International http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-japan-tobacco-price/japan-tobacco-halves-price-of-reduced-risk-cigarette-starter-kit-idUSKBN1XM0UZ2019-11-13
In addition consumption has declined about since October due to the high prices said Zhu Zengyong a researcher at the Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences citing a market survey NegativeBEIJING Chinas pork prices fell sharply last week for the first time in 10 months as reports of fresh disease outbreaks in the northeast led to more hogs being sent for slaughter just as consumers cut back on pricey meat analysts said http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-swinefever-pork/chinas-pork-prices-slump-on-higher-supply-falling-consumption-idUSKBN1XM1PW2019-11-13
The measles outbreak which began in New York in October 2018 has largely been linked to children who did not receive vaccination NegativeThe United States recorded 11 measles cases over a month as of Nov http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-usa-measles/u-s-recorded-11-cases-of-measles-over-the-past-month-idUSKBN1XM2BX2019-11-13
to 319000 tonnes through October not including sales via Hong Kong which are booked separately NeutralPAULO Chinese authorities approved new Brazilian meat exporting plants on Tuesday according to the Brazilian agriculture ministry a highly anticipated move as the two nations continue to strengthen trade ties http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-brazil-meatpacking-china/brazil-gets-approval-for-13-meatpacking-plants-for-china-exports-idUSKBN1XM1JV2019-11-13
A previous fall earlier in October required stitches to Carters face but he resumed work soon after on a homebuilding project for the nonprofit group Habitat for Humanity NeutralFormer U.S. President Jimmy Carter was admitted to an Atlanta hospital on Monday for a procedure to relieve brain pressure from bleeding caused by recent falls the Carter Center said in a statement http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-people-jimmy-carter/former-u-s-president-carter-hospitalized-in-atlanta-for-bleeding-on-the-brain-idUSKBN1XM05P2019-11-12
Analysts polled by Reuters had predicted new yuan loans would fall to 800 billion yuan in October down from 1 NegativeBEIJING New bank loans in China fell more than expected to the lowest in 22 months in October but the drop was likely due to seasonal factors and policymakers are still expected to ramp up support for the cooling economy in coming months http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-loans/china-october-new-bank-loans-dip-to-22-month-low-more-easing-expected-idUSKBN1XL1442019-11-12
BEIJING New bank loans in China fell more than expected to the lowest in 22 months in October but the drop was likely due to seasonal factors and policymakers are still expected to ramp up support for the cooling economy in coming months NegativeBEIJING New bank loans in China fell more than expected to the lowest in 22 months in October but the drop was likely due to seasonal factors and policymakers are still expected to ramp up support for the cooling economy in coming months http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-loans/china-october-new-bank-loans-dip-to-22-month-low-more-easing-expected-idUSKBN1XL1442019-11-12
France Britain and Germany also called on Iran to comply fully with the international atomic watchdog after one of its inspectors was detained in October NegativePARIS France Britain and Germany said on Monday they would consider a dispute resolution mechanism enshrined in the 2015 Iran nuclear deal that could lead to United Nations sanctions being reimposed for recent breaches of the pact http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iran-nuclear-europe/france-germany-britain-urge-iran-to-reverse-nuclear-deal-breaches-idUSKBN1XL29R2019-11-12
Nearly 300 people have been killed in Iraq since the protests against political corruption unemployment and poor public services began on Oct NegativeGENEVA Iraqi officials expressed deep on Monday at the death of protesters during weeks of unrest but defended Baghdads handling of the situation http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iraq-rights-un/iraq-expresses-regret-at-protester-deaths-defends-handling-of-unrest-idUSKBN1XL2FS2019-11-12
Reuters reported in October that the southern province of Guangdong plans to use some of its 2020 bond issuance quota to issue debt as early as this month NegativeSHANGHAI Chinese policymakers should pursue a proactive fiscal policy and cut interest rates to support flagging economic growth a financial magazine on Tuesday quoted Sheng Songcheng an adviser to the Peoples Bank of China as saying http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-adviser/china-should-cut-rates-but-not-use-monetary-flooding-central-bank-adviser-idUSKBN1XM0922019-11-12
Data on October U.S. industrial production and retail sales along with the National Federation of Independent Businesss monthly small business survey are scheduled for release this week NeutralSYDNEY Asian shares sank on Monday the safe haven yen rose and gold jumped as fresh violence broke out in Hong Kong while uncertainty still remained over whether the United States and China could end their damaging trade war http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/asian-shares-give-up-gains-as-hong-kong-chaos-hits-sentiment-idUSKBN1XL0362019-11-11
Hariri quit on Oct NeutralBEIRUT Political talks to agree an urgently needed Lebanese government are still deadlocked three senior sources said on Sunday as the powerful Shiite group Hezbollah indicated it would not be forced into concessions http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-lebanon-protests/hezbollah-says-its-arms-wont-be-twisted-as-crisis-deepens-idUSKBN1XK0EI2019-11-11
Mexico was among the first countries to congratulate Morales after his victory in late October despite questions surrounding the results NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexican Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard said on Sunday that the country would offer asylum to outgoing Bolivian President Evo Morales if he sought it in a sign of Mexicos new prominence among leftleaning governments in Latin America http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-bolivia-asylum/mexico-says-it-would-offer-asylum-to-bolivias-morales-if-he-sought-it-idUSKBN1XL0072019-11-11
Pressure had been ramping up on Morales since he was declared the winner of the Oct NegativeLA PAZ Bolivian President Evo Morales said on Sunday he was resigning to ease violence that has gripped the South American nation since a disputed election but he stoked fears of more unrest by saying he was the victim of a and faced arrest http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-bolivia-election/bolivias-morales-resigns-after-protests-lashes-out-at-coup-idUSKBN1XK07T2019-11-11
BEIJING Chinas new bank loans are expected to fall in October from the sixmonth high they reached in September but the drop was probably caused by seasonal factors as the central bank eases policy to prop up the slowing economy a Reuters poll showed NegativeBEIJING Chinas new bank loans are expected to fall in October from the sixmonth high they reached in September but the drop was probably caused by seasonal factors as the central bank eases policy to prop up the slowing economy a Reuters poll showed http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-loans-poll/chinas-new-loans-expected-to-fall-in-october-but-policy-easing-on-track-reuters-poll-idUSKBN1XI1GP2019-11-09
BRASILIA The pace of surging deforestation in Brazils Amazon rainforest this year eased in October government data showed on Friday with the onset of the rainy season making the muddy forest tougher to penetrate and helping prevent fires PositiveBRASILIA The pace of surging deforestation in Brazils Amazon rainforest this year eased in October government data showed on Friday with the onset of the rainy season making the muddy forest tougher to penetrate and helping prevent fires http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-brazil-environment/rains-bring-some-relief-to-surging-deforestation-in-brazils-amazon-idUSKBN1XI1SL2019-11-09
He emphasized that a increase in October still represents a worsening from last year NeutralBRASILIA The pace of surging deforestation in Brazils Amazon rainforest this year eased in October government data showed on Friday with the onset of the rainy season making the muddy forest tougher to penetrate and helping prevent fires http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-brazil-environment/rains-bring-some-relief-to-surging-deforestation-in-brazils-amazon-idUSKBN1XI1SL2019-11-09
More than 280 people have been killed since the protests over unemployment poor services and endemic corruption began in Baghdad on Oct NegativeBAGHDAD Fresh clashes between Iraqi security forces and antigovernment protesters broke out on Friday killing at least three people despite a call for calm by the countrys top Shiite cleric as authorities grapple with the nations biggest crisis in years http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iraq-protests-sistani/deadly-clashes-reignite-in-iraq-despite-clerics-call-for-calm-idUSKBN1XI1292019-11-09
One of the worlds most heavily indebted states Lebanon was already in deep economic trouble before protests erupted on Oct NegativeBEIRUT Lebanese bank staff are facing abuse from customers angered by restrictions on access to their cash the employees union said on Friday reflecting intensifying pressures in an economy gripped by its deepest crisis since the 197590 civil war http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-lebanon-protests/lebanese-banks-face-threats-hariri-said-to-want-neutral-government-idUSKBN1XI24G2019-11-09
The presentation also said plans divulged to investors in October to close RISE the companys wellness centers are now under reevaluation PositiveNEW YORK WeWork owner The We Company disclosed data on Friday that showed expansion of its officesharing business was almost doubling in size from a large pipeline of leases even as the moneylosing company plans to slash costs and reduce its headcount http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-wework-restructuring/wework-data-shows-growth-still-doubling-idUSKBN1XI2IY2019-11-09
in October from a year earlier the steepest fall since July 2016 data from the National Bureau of Statistics showed on Saturday as manufacturing continues to struggle with weak demand NegativeBEIJING Nov 9 Chinas factory gate prices fell 1 http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/china-economy-inflation/chinas-oct-ppi-falls-1-6-y-y-cpi-rises-to-near-eight-year-high-idUSAZN0005AW2019-11-09
story corrects day the lawsuit was filed to Oct NegativeBen Jerrys has been sued by an environmental advocate who said it deceived consumers by touting that the milk and cream it uses to make ice cream came exclusively from happy cows http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-unilever-ben-jerrys-happy-cows-lawsui/ben-jerrys-is-sued-over-happy-cows-claim-idUSKBN1XI2FZ2019-11-09
An increase in the sales tax to from put in place from October may also hurt consumption analysts say NegativeTOKYO Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Friday asked his cabinet to compile a package of stimulus measures to support the economy and build infrastructure to cope with large natural disasters the governments top spokesman said http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-japan-economy-package/japans-abe-tells-cabinet-to-compile-stimulus-package-to-support-economy-idUSKBN1XI0902019-11-08
BEIJING Chinas exports and imports contracted less than expected in October providing some relief for the economy as Beijing tries to reach a partial trade deal with Washington PositiveBEIJING Chinas exports and imports contracted less than expected in October providing some relief for the economy as Beijing tries to reach a partial trade deal with Washington http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-trade/chinas-oct-exports-fall-but-less-than-expected-as-trade-war-grinds-on-idUSKBN1XI0DN2019-11-08
BEIJING Chinas rare earth exports rebounded slightly in October after sliding the previous month customs data showed on Friday with the worlds top producer of the minerals not following up on a threat to curb supply amid an easing of U.S. trade tensions PositiveBEIJING Chinas rare earth exports rebounded slightly in October after sliding the previous month customs data showed on Friday with the worlds top producer of the minerals not following up on a threat to curb supply amid an easing of U.S. trade tensions http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-trade-rareearths/china-oct-rare-earth-exports-rise-after-previous-months-slump-idUSKBN1XI0GO2019-11-08
But Misumi stocks jumped nearly in less than two weeks since the earnings announcement because investors have focused on the fact that yearonyear decline in earnings stopped worsening in OctoberMarch NegativeTOKYO Fidelity International sees further gains in Japanese stocks next year and has started to invest in some value shares selectively such as some automakers the asset managers Tokyobased investment chief Takashi Maruyama told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-investment-summit-fidelity-intl/fidelity-international-sees-more-upside-in-tokyo-shares-japan-equity-head-idUSKBN1XI0FZ2019-11-08
Flutter said it had more than 250000 U.S. online sportsbook customers up from just over 200000 at the time of the TSG merger announcement on Oct PositiveDUBLIN Paddy Power Betfair parent Flutter Entertainment FLTRF.I reported a rise in thirdquarter revenue to 533 million pounds on Thursday helped by a jump in the United States where it raised its outlook http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-flutter-outlook/u-s-outlook-improves-at-paddy-power-parent-flutter-idUSKBN1XH0YT2019-11-08
However the idea of a tariff rollback was not part of the original October deal between Chinese Vice Premier Liu He and U.S. President Donald Trump sources told Reuters PositiveNEW YORK Oil prices rose and stocks rallied worldwide on Thursday after China said it had agreed with the United States to cancel tariffs in phases a key consideration in reaching a deal to end a trade war that has crimped economic growth and roiled markets http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-markets/stocks-dollar-rally-on-u-s-china-trade-deal-hopes-idUSKBN1XH01R2019-11-08
In October 2018 France scrambled two jets to strike militants attacking a gold mine in northern Burkina Faso NegativeAs jihadists wreaked ever more havoc in the last two years mining firms in Burkina Faso rolled out extra security measures from barracks for government troops protecting them to safe rooms for workers behind barbed wire and mounds http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-semafo-attack-security-analysis/attack-on-canadian-mining-firm-in-burkina-faso-threatens-golds-final-frontier-idUSKBN1XH2I02019-11-08
So far U.S. President Donald Trump has only cancelled a scheduled Oct NegativeBEIJING Chinas exports and imports contracted less than expected in October providing some relief for the economy as Beijing tries to reach a partial trade deal with Washington http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-trade/chinas-oct-exports-fall-but-less-than-expected-as-trade-war-grinds-on-idUSKBN1XI0DN2019-11-08
The October shipments were also up 17 NeutralBEIJING Chinas rare earth exports rebounded slightly in October after sliding the previous month customs data showed on Friday with the worlds top producer of the minerals not following up on a threat to curb supply amid an easing of U.S. trade tensions http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-trade-rareearths/china-oct-rare-earth-exports-rise-after-previous-months-slump-idUSKBN1XI0GO2019-11-08
The RussiaChina Investment Fund is a private equity fund established jointly by RDIF and China Investment Corporation in October 2011 to stimulate the bilateral investment PositiveMOSCOW The RussiaChina Investment Fund is working to attract Chinese investors for Saudi Aramcos planned initial public offering the head of Russias RDIF sovereign wealth fund said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-saudi-aramco-russia-china/russia-china-fund-seeks-chinese-investors-for-saudi-aramco-ipo-idUSKBN1XH1AM2019-11-08
The case filed in October 2018 in Manhattan state court was the first of several climaterelated lawsuits against major oil companies to go to trial NegativeNEW YORK Lawyers for New York state and Exxon Mobil Corp delivered closing arguments in a closely watched trial accusing the oil company of hiding from investors the true cost of addressing climate change http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-exxon-mobil-lawsuit/exxons-lawyer-calls-lawsuit-a-cruel-joke-as-climate-change-fraud-trial-ends-idUSKBN1XH1O32019-11-08
The idea of a tariff rollback was not part of the original October deal between Chinese Vice Premier Liu He and U.S. President Donald Trump the sources said PositiveWASHINGTON An agreement between the United States and China to roll back existing tariffs as part of a phase trade deal faces fierce internal opposition in the White House and from outside advisers multiple sources familiar with the talks said http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-split/rollback-of-china-tariffs-faces-fierce-opposition-in-white-house-idUSKBN1XH2QH2019-11-08
The source said private banks in Iraq had recorded losses of some million per day since the internet was first shut down at the beginning of October NegativeBAGHDAD Iraqi security forces shot dead at least six antigovernment protesters in Baghdad on Thursday and killed four others as they broke up a sitin in the southern city of Basra police and medical sources said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iraq-protests/iraqi-forces-kill-10-protesters-in-baghdad-and-basra-idUSKBN1XH0JG2019-11-08
The subpoenas follow separate Justice Department meetings with the four automakers in October NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Justice Department has issued civil subpoenas to four major automakers demanding that they disclose details on a deal struck with California in July to follow strict vehicle emissions standards a source briefed on the matter said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-autos-emissions-trump/u-s-justice-department-issues-subpoenas-to-automakers-in-california-emissions-probe-idUSKBN1XH2WX2019-11-08
The unusual yearonyear fall in October imports was partly caused by an outage of a key PetroChinaoperated import terminal NegativeChinas crude oil imports in October rose 11 http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-trade-oil/china-crude-imports-hit-record-gas-imports-in-first-fall-in-three-years-idUSKBN1XI0IZ2019-11-08
But that sellthedollar trend was not expected to continue according to analysts in the Oct NeutralBENGALURU The dollars persistent and confounding strength will continue well into next year and even if a partial U.S.China trade deal is signed it will at most knock the currency by in the immediate aftermath a Reuters poll found http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-forex-poll-dollar/dollar-to-stay-mighty-for-another-six-months-at-least-reuters-poll-idUSKBN1XH00W2019-11-07
Carlos Mesa the runnerup in the October election had been at the airport waiting for Camacho to arrive along with exPresident Jorge Quiroga PositiveLA PAZ A Bolivian protest leader who has become a symbol of opposition to President Evo Morales arrived on Wednesday in the nations capital La Paz where he plans to formally demand the leftist leader step down after a contentious election last month http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-bolivia-election-protests/bolivian-protest-leader-arrives-in-la-paz-to-pressure-morales-idUSKBN1XG22F2019-11-07
Drain whose court is in White Plains New York ordered a brief stay of the litigation in October NegativePurdue Pharma LP and the companys Sackler family owners will be shielded until April 8 2020 from sprawling opioid litigation to give the maker of OxyContin time to try to reach a legal settlement the company says is worth billion http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-purdue-pharma-bankruptcy/judge-shields-oxycontin-maker-purdue-from-litigation-until-april-idUSKBN1XG32O2019-11-07
Giuliani told Reuters in October that he was paid to provide business and legal advice to Fraud Guarantee a company Parnas cofounded NeutralRudy Giuliani a personal lawyer for U.S. President Donald Trump and a central figure in a congressional impeachment inquiry has hired lawyers to represent him as prosecutors examine his interactions with two men arrested on campaign finance charges http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-trump-giuliani-lawyer/trumps-personal-lawyer-giuliani-hires-his-own-attorneys-idUSKBN1XG2WH2019-11-07
In October two teenagers were treated for their addiction to internet gaming media reported NeutralJAKARTA From browsing social media to watching videos and chatting with friends Indonesian university student Tyas Sisianindita spends about eight hours a day on her phone http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-indonesia-health-internet/put-down-that-phone-indonesians-invent-device-to-aid-internet-addicted-idUSKBN1XG1EV2019-11-07
October was the campaigns best month for online fundraising to date with Biden bringing in PositiveWASHINGTON In a flex of establishment muscle a slew of former Obama administration officials came out on Wednesday to support Joe Bidens Democratic U.S. presidential bid at a time when he is fighting to maintain his frontrunner status http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-biden/former-obama-officials-rally-behind-biden-as-he-trails-top-rivals-in-money-race-idUSKBN1XH0AP2019-11-07
Parnas and Fruman were arrested in October on charges of illegally funneling money to a proTrump election committee and other political candidates NegativeRudy Giuliani a personal lawyer for U.S. President Donald Trump and a central figure in a congressional impeachment inquiry has hired lawyers to represent him as prosecutors examine his interactions with two men arrested on campaign finance charges http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-trump-giuliani-lawyer/trumps-personal-lawyer-giuliani-hires-his-own-attorneys-idUSKBN1XG2WH2019-11-07
The report prompted investors to take stock after a strong rally since midOctober on expectations that Washington and Beijing will sign a phase deal to suspend their disputes on trade NegativeTOKYO Nov 7 Japanese shares took a breather on Thursday on worries over possibly delays in a firstphase SinoU.S. trade deal while Softbank Group slid on its first quarterly loss in 14 years http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/japan-stocks-midday/nikkei-pauses-near-1-year-peak-softbank-group-stumbles-idUSL3N27N0AP2019-11-07
You can knock yourself out looking at everything I do and I do not break Giuliani said in an Oct PositiveRudy Giuliani a personal lawyer for U.S. President Donald Trump and a central figure in a congressional impeachment inquiry has hired lawyers to represent him as prosecutors examine his interactions with two men arrested on campaign finance charges http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-trump-giuliani-lawyer/trumps-personal-lawyer-giuliani-hires-his-own-attorneys-idUSKBN1XG2WH2019-11-07
A preliminary estimate for October released last week shows the euro zones headline inflation is slowing to 0 NeutralBRUSSELS Euro zone industry prices edged up slightly in September after a larger fall in the previous month official estimates showed on Tuesday as the bloc continues to struggle with low inflation http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eurozone-economy-ppi/euro-zone-september-producer-prices-post-minimal-rise-idUSKBN1XF2G02019-11-06
Emirates President Tim Clark said in October the industry had to do a better job addressing the issue highlighting improvements in technology that have reduced the carbon footprint of aircraft NegativeKUWAIT The aviation industry is to launch a campaign it hopes will counter a shaming movement that has weakened demand for air travel in Europe where some travelers are increasingly concerned about their environmental impact http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-airlines-environment-iata/aviation-industry-to-counter-flight-shaming-movement-iata-chief-idUSKBN1XF1HE2019-11-06
Hungary had planned to wrap up the 5G tenders by October PositiveBUDAPEST Hungarys foreign minister opened the way on Tuesday for Chinese telecoms giant Huawei to be involved in the rollout of the countrys highspeed 5G network http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-hungary-telecoms-huawei/hungarian-minister-opens-door-to-huawei-for-5g-network-rollout-idUSKBN1XF12U2019-11-06
In October it had announced a plan to cut up to 9000 jobs as part of a restructuring program aimed at cutting costs NegativeThere is no guarantee that Xerox will follow through with an offer or that one would succeed it added http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-hp-m-a-xerox-hlngs/xerox-considers-takeover-offer-for-pc-maker-hp-wsj-idUSKBN1XG0EQ2019-11-06
It was passed to Johnsons office on Oct NeutralLONDON The British government was accused by opponents of sitting on a parliamentary report examining alleged Russian meddling in British politics because it might contain embarrassing revelations about Prime Minister Boris Johnson and his party http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-britain-election-russia/uk-accused-of-withholding-report-on-russian-meddling-to-spare-embarrassment-idUSKBN1XF0WC2019-11-06
More than 260 Iraqis have been killed in demonstrations since the start of October against a government they see as corrupt and beholden to foreign interests above all Iran NegativeBAGHDAD Iraqi security forces shot dead at least 13 protesters in the past 24 hours dispensing with weeks of relative restraint in favor of trying to stamp out demonstrations against political parties that control the government http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iraq-protests/iraqi-forces-shoot-dead-13-protesters-in-renewed-crackdown-idUSKBN1XF0X82019-11-06
Mulvaney has emerged as a central figure in the impeachment inquiry including his statement at an Oct NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. House of Representatives committees conducting an impeachment inquiry of President Donald Trump said on Tuesday they had asked Mick Mulvaney the acting White House Chief of Staff to appear for a deposition on Nov http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-impeachment-mulvaney/congressional-impeachment-investigators-call-trump-chief-of-staff-mulvaney-to-testify-idUSKBN1XF2A32019-11-06
Sondland the U.S. ambassador to the European Union who initially testified in October to the Democraticled congressional inquiry offered new details to lawmakers on Monday after his memory was refreshed PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. diplomat Gordon Sondland told a Ukrainian official his country would likely not get nearly million in security aid unless they pursued investigations demanded by President Donald Trump revising earlier testimony to the Trump impeachment inquiry http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-trump-impeachment/u-s-diplomat-sondland-discusses-possible-quid-pro-quo-in-new-impeachment-testimony-idUSKBN1XF1F22019-11-06
Typhoon Hagibis forced Subaru to halt production at its factories in Gumna north of Tokyo for more than a week in October due to supply chain disruptions NegativeTOKYO Subaru Corp http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-subaru-results-stocks/japans-subaru-cuts-annual-profit-outlook-on-yen-typhoon-impact-idUSKBN1XG0G12019-11-06
U.S. consumers inflation expectations slipped again in October with household estimates for shortterm price gains sliding to the lowest ever in a New York Federal Reserve survey a troubling sign for a central bank battling to prevent growthsapping disinflation from taking hold NegativeU.S. consumers inflation expectations slipped again in October with household estimates for shortterm price gains sliding to the lowest ever in a New York Federal Reserve survey a troubling sign for a central bank battling to prevent growthsapping disinflation from taking hold http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-usa-fed-consumer-expectations/u-s-consumer-inflation-expectations-drop-again-new-york-fed-survey-idUSKBN1XF2MV2019-11-06
Ali is surrounded by a tightknit group of 10 who have been camped under the Jumhuriya bridge since Oct NeutralBAGHDAD Ali says he has seen more than 50 people killed in front of him since antigovernment protests began in Iraq last month http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-iraq-protests-bridge/a-view-from-the-bridge-iraqs-protesters-under-fire-idUSKBN1XF0LS2019-11-05
Grab Malaysia said in October that only of its driverpartners were licensed under the regulations that took effect the same month NeutralKUALA LUMPUR Malaysia will allow motorcyclehailing firms such as Indonesias Gojek and local startup Dego Ride to start operations on a limited scale from January 2020 Malaysias transport minister said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-malaysia-gojek/motorbike-hailing-firm-gojek-others-to-start-test-runs-in-malaysia-idUSKBN1XF08F2019-11-05
His previous lawyer John Dowd wrote to the committees in early October complaining that their requests for documents were overly broad and unduly burdensome NegativeWASHINGTON Lev Parnas an indicted UkrainianAmerican businessman who has ties to President Donald Trumps personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani is now prepared to comply with requests for records and testimony from congressional impeachment investigators his lawyer told Reuters on Monday http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-trump-impeachment-parnas-exclusiv/exclusive-giuliani-associate-parnas-will-comply-with-trump-impeachment-inquiry-lawyer-idUSKBN1XE2972019-11-05
Improved U.S. jobs growth numbers in October and upward revisions of the two previous months are also helping oil prices analysts said PositiveTOKYO Oil prices steadied on Tuesday as investors kept an eye on U.S. inventory data due later following two days of gains on positive economic data and hopes for a WashingtonBeijing trade deal http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil/oil-steadies-after-gains-driven-by-trade-optimism-idUSKBN1XE02X2019-11-05
Kulyk told Reuters in October that he had been investigating Burismas founder Mykola Zlochevsky for around two years NegativeKIEV Ukraine plans to fire the prosecutor who led investigations into the firm where Joe Bidens son served on the board a central figure in the activity at the heart of impeachment proceedings against U.S. President Donald Trump a source told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-impeachment-prosecutor-excl/exclusive-ukraine-to-fire-prosecutor-who-discussed-bidens-with-giuliani-source-idUSKBN1XE20C2019-11-05
MEXICO CITY Mexicos annual inflation likely remained stable in October at the central banks target rate reinforcing expectations of another interest rate cut by the Bank of Mexico when it meets later this month a Reuters poll showed on Monday PositiveMEXICO CITY Mexicos annual inflation likely remained stable in October at the central banks target rate reinforcing expectations of another interest rate cut by the Bank of Mexico when it meets later this month a Reuters poll showed on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-inflation/mexican-inflation-seen-holding-steady-in-october-reuters-poll-idUSKBN1XE2222019-11-05
More than 250 Iraqis have been killed in demonstrations since the start of October against a government they see as corrupt and beholden to foreign interests NegativeBAGHDAD Iraqi security forces killed at least five people when they opened fire on protesters in Baghdad on Monday a Reuters witness said as thousands took part in the largest wave of antigovernment protests for decades http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iraq-protests/at-least-six-killed-as-security-forces-open-fire-on-iraq-protesters-idUSKBN1XE0R72019-11-05
One bright spot was that the volume of new work from abroad received increased for the fourth straight month in October and at a faster pace than the month before PositiveBEIJING Chinas services sector activity expanded at its slowest pace in eight months in October as new orders slowed and business confidence hit a 15month low a private survey showed on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-pmi/china-oct-services-sector-growth-slips-to-eight-month-low-caixin-pmi-idUSKBN1XF0542019-11-05
Other forwardlooking indicators in the survey suggest there wont be any turnaround soon in the euro zone despite factories cutting their prices for a fourth month in October PositiveLONDON Factory activity across the euro zone contracted sharply last month as demand was again stifled by the U.S. trade war with China and the persistent lack of clarity over Britains departure from the European Union a survey showed http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eurozone-economy-pmi/euro-zone-factories-stuck-in-a-slump-as-trade-war-still-biting-idUSKBN1XE0TP2019-11-05
The ToulouseLautrec exhibition at the Pariss Grand Palais runs from Oct PositivePARIS An exhibition showing the works of painter Henri de ToulouseLautrec famed for his portrayal of Pariss cafes brothels and cabarets at the end of the nineteenth century opens next week in the French capital http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainment/artshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-france-art-toulouse-lautrec/paris-mounts-first-toulouse-lautrec-exhibition-in-three-decades-idUSKBN1WJ1XI2019-11-05
The letter referenced Muilenburgs testimony Wednesday that the plane would have been grounded after the first fatal crash in October 2018 if the company knew then what it knows now NegativeWASHINGTON The chairman of the U.S. House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee and the head of its aviation subcommittee said on Monday that it will continue its investigation into two fatal 737 MAX crashes after Boeings testimony prompted new questions http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-boeing-airplane-congress/u-s-house-democrats-to-continue-probe-after-boeing-testimony-idUSKBN1XE2832019-11-05
Zlochevsky has not commented on the summons or an announcement by Ryaboshapka in October that his office was reviewing a series of investigations linked to Zlochevsky PositiveKIEV Ukraine plans to fire the prosecutor who led investigations into the firm where Joe Bidens son served on the board a central figure in the activity at the heart of impeachment proceedings against U.S. President Donald Trump a source told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-impeachment-prosecutor-excl/exclusive-ukraine-to-fire-prosecutor-who-discussed-bidens-with-giuliani-source-idUSKBN1XE20C2019-11-05
1168 as bulls looked to test the October peak of NeutralCurrencies little moved with Tokyo on holiday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-euro-supported-ahead-of-lagarde-speech-rand-bounces-idUSL3N27J0PG2019-11-04
More than 250 people have been killed since the protests in Baghdad and the south of the country started in early October driven by discontent over economic hardship and corruption NegativeBAGHDAD Iraqs Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi appealed on Sunday to protesters to help restore normal life across the country and said the unrest was costing the economy billions of http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iraq-protests/iraqs-pm-urges-protesters-to-stop-says-unrest-is-hurting-the-economy-idUSKBN1XD0IS2019-11-04
Nonfarm payrolls increase 128000 in October data on Friday PositiveNonfarm payrolls increase 128000 in October data on Friday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-precious/precious-gold-prices-dip-as-trade-optimism-lifts-riskier-assets-idUSL3N27K0FT2019-11-04
Oct 18 2019 Saudi Aramco delays the planned launch of its initial public offering in hopes that pending thirdquarter results will bolster investor confidence in the worlds largest oil firm PositiveSaudi Arabias state oil company finally kickstarted its initial public offering on Sunday announcing its intention to list nearly four years after Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman first floated the idea http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-saudi-aramco-ipo-timeline/timeline-saudi-aramcos-winding-road-to-an-ipo-idUSKBN1XD07D2019-11-04
The central bank subsequently said in a statement sent to Reuters that the governor was referring to the proposed projects during the UAE Lebanon Investment that took place in October PositiveABU DHABI The United Arab Emirates central bank said on Sunday it is studying projects for Lebanon that had been proposed an at investment forum in the capital Abu Dhabi last month http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-lebanon-protests-emirates/uae-central-bank-studying-proposed-projects-in-lebanon-idUSKBN1XD0B52019-11-04
U.S. job growth slowed less than expected in October and hiring in the prior two months was stronger than previously estimated data from the Labor Department showed on Friday NeutralSHANGHAI Asian shares surged to more than 14week highs on Monday as growing optimism over U.S.China trade talks and upbeat U.S. job data boosted global investors appetite for riskier assets http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/asian-shares-hit-14-week-highs-on-trade-deal-hopes-idUSKBN1XE0192019-11-04
British police said on Friday they now believe all 39 people found dead in the back of a truck in Essex near London on Oct NegativeVietnam said on Saturday that human traffickers must be strictly dealt with as the Southeast Asian country was informed that several of its citizens were among the 39 people who died in a truck container in Britain last week http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-britain-bodies-vietnam/vietnam-says-human-traffickers-must-be-strictly-dealt-with-idUSKBN1XC02B2019-11-02
Bulogs data as of October showed it had used of its 100000 tonneimport quota for Indian buffalo meat this year NeutralJAKARTA Indonesias state food procurement agency Bulog is likely to not utilize its permit to import 30000 tonnes of beef from Brazil this year due to adequate domestic supply from imports from other countries its chief executive officer said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-indonesia-brazil-beef/indonesia-state-procurement-agency-says-no-beef-imports-from-brazil-this-year-idUSKBN1XB3B72019-11-02
CAMPBELL California Oct 31 For over 14 years at Apple Inc Caballero had to include a cable with every iPhone design whose wireless engineering he oversaw from the first prototypes in 2005 to iPhone 11 models on shelves now NeutralCAMPBELL California Oct 31 For over 14 years at Apple Inc Caballero had to include a cable with every iPhone design whose wireless engineering he oversaw from the first prototypes in 2005 to iPhone 11 models on shelves now http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/keyssa-wireless/ex-apple-executive-joins-startup-aimed-at-banishing-smartphone-cables-idUSL2N27G27H2019-11-02
CHICAGO Excessive rains and an October snowstorm have stalled the harvest in the U.S. grain belts northern tier one more blow to farmers already struggling with the effects of planting delays and a trade war that has pressured commodity prices NegativeCHICAGO Excessive rains and an October snowstorm have stalled the harvest in the U.S. grain belts northern tier one more blow to farmers already struggling with the effects of planting delays and a trade war that has pressured commodity prices http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-crops/rain-early-snows-delay-u-s-harvest-in-latest-blow-to-farmers-idUSKBN1XB3TA2019-11-02
Earlier in October Newsom said should be held accountable for mismanaging widespread power shutoffs and urged the company to provide credits or rebates to affected customers NegativeCalifornia Governor Gavin Newsom said he will convene a meeting of Pacific Gas and Electric Co executives shareholders wildfire victims and other creditors in Sacramento next week to speed up the resolution of the bankruptcy case that creates a new entity http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-pg-e-us-bankruptcy/california-governor-to-convene-meet-of-pge-shareholders-executives-next-week-idUSKBN1XB54E2019-11-02
Economists polled by Reuters had forecast payrolls rising by only 89000 jobs in October PositiveEconomists polled by Reuters had forecast payrolls rising by only 89000 jobs in October http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-economy/u-s-october-job-growth-beats-expectations-despite-gm-strike-idUSKBN1XB35J2019-11-02
His decision is dated Oct NeutralNEW YORK A Manhattan judge has dismissed Uber Technologies Incs lawsuit challenging a New York City law limiting the number of licenses for ridehailing services the first such cap by a major American city http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-uber-new-york/judge-dismisses-uber-lawsuit-opposing-new-york-city-vehicle-license-caps-idUSKBN1XB51W2019-11-02
LONDON Emerging market policymakers slashed interest rates further in October taking their lead from major central banks such as the U.S. Federal Reserve joining in efforts to shore up their economies PositiveLONDON Emerging market policymakers slashed interest rates further in October taking their lead from major central banks such as the U.S. Federal Reserve joining in efforts to shore up their economies http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-emerging-rates-graphic/low-lower-lowest-emerging-central-banks-deliver-more-rate-cuts-idUSKBN1XB4JF2019-11-02
Naphtha margins quadrupled in October while spot premiums have hit the highest since 2013 NeutralSINGAPORE Top oil exporter Saudi Arabia may raise prices of light crude grades it sells to Asia in December amid higher Middle East benchmarks while a slump in fuel oil margins may lead to a deep price cut for its heavy grade trade sources said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-saudi-oil-prices/saudi-arabia-may-hike-dec-light-crude-prices-on-better-margins-demand-idUSKBN1XB4R62019-11-02
October 31 story adds dropped word in final NeutralOctober 31 story adds dropped word in final http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-keyssa-wireless/ex-apple-executive-joins-startup-aimed-at-banishing-smartphone-cables-idUSKBN1XB2VF2019-11-02
PetersenDean expects to sell 750 batteries in October compared with the monthly tally of about 150 earlier this year Petersen said NeutralSolar companies expect a run of California wildfires that triggered power outages across vast swathes of the state will fuel demand for panels and battery storage systems from homeowners seeking to avoid blackouts company executives said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire-solar/u-s-solar-firms-see-growth-in-fire-stricken-california-idUSKBN1XB3YD2019-11-02
Pompeo also said all sides should reject violence adding that the Iraqi governments probe of violence that occurred in early October lacked sufficient credibility NegativeWASHINGTON The Iraqi government should listen to Iraqi protesters and relax recently imposed restrictions on the media and free expression U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said in a statement on Friday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iraq-protests-usa/pompeo-says-iraqi-government-should-listen-to-protesters-idUSKBN1XB4VV2019-11-02
Saudi Arabias production has also rebounded in October recovering from the Sept PositiveSINGAPORE Top oil exporter Saudi Arabia may raise prices of light crude grades it sells to Asia in December amid higher Middle East benchmarks while a slump in fuel oil margins may lead to a deep price cut for its heavy grade trade sources said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-saudi-oil-prices/saudi-arabia-may-hike-dec-light-crude-prices-on-better-margins-demand-idUSKBN1XB4R62019-11-02
The greenback clawed back above 108 yen but was on track for its biggest weekly loss against the Japanese currency since Oct NegativeMSCI World share index http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-shares-shuffle-higher-dollar-stirs-after-u-s-jobs-data-idUSL8N27H3U02019-11-02
The latest data out of China is in contrast to an official survey published on Thursday which had factory activity shrinking for the sixth straight month in October NeutralEuropean shares clocked their best day in over a week on Friday as upbeat jobs data from the United States and a surprise bounce in Chinese manufacturing tempered nerves around slowing global growth http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-europe-stocks/european-shares-end-week-on-cheery-note-after-u-s-and-chinese-data-idUSKBN1XB3SD2019-11-02
The notice which was dated October 30 was published one day later on the website of state monopoly China Tobacco which is overseen by the countrys tobacco regulator NeutralSHANGHAI Chinas tobacco regulator on Friday issued a notice asking ecommerce platforms and businesses to shut online stores that sell electronic cigarette products in a move aimed at stopping minors from purchasing ecigarettes through the internet http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-ecigarettes/china-calls-for-businesses-to-shut-down-e-cigarette-online-shops-idUSKBN1XB3O22019-11-02
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Friday urged all sides to reject violence adding that Iraqs official inquiry into the early October violence lacked sufficient NegativeBAGHDAD Tens of thousands of Iraqis thronged central Baghdad on Friday demanding the rootandbranch downfall of the political elite in the biggest day of mass antigovernment demonstrations since the fall of Saddam Hussein http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iraq-protests/iraqis-pour-into-streets-for-biggest-protest-day-since-saddam-idUSKBN1XB3X52019-11-02
in October but the car still remains the countrys topselling car yeartodate NeutralOSLO German auto maker Audis fullyelectric etron sports utility vehicle was the topselling car in Norway last month with an 8 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-autos-electric-norway-audi/electric-audi-suv-tops-norways-october-car-sales-idUSKBN1XB48M2019-11-02
Aini agreed that decisions about what crops should be grown are important but this is for the new government on Oct PositiveThe closest source of clean water is a collective tap that is a 4km http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-tunisia-water-land-feature-trfn/thirsty-crops-leaky-infrastructure-drive-tunisias-water-crisis-idUSKBN1XB2X12019-11-01
BEIRUT U.S. armored vehicles were seen on Thursday near the SyriaTurkey border in a part of northeastern Syria where they had not been observed since early October when Washington announced the withdrawal of American forces according to a witness and Reuters video footage PositiveBEIRUT U.S. armored vehicles were seen on Thursday near the SyriaTurkey border in a part of northeastern Syria where they had not been observed since early October when Washington announced the withdrawal of American forces according to a witness and Reuters video footage http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-syria-security-turkey-usa/u-s-forces-seen-patrolling-in-syria-near-turkish-border-idUSKBN1XA1DG2019-11-01
Brazil has an official contingency plan for oil spills but the government said it was not activated until early October more than a month after the oil started washing ashore PositiveRIO DE JANEIRO As executives gather in Rio de Janeiro ahead of a blockbuster offshore oil auction a mysterious crude spill is raising questions about whether Brazils oil industry is growing faster than the governments ability to police it http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-brazil-oil-otc-environment/as-brazils-oil-industry-grows-environmentalists-raise-red-flags-idUSKBN1XA1TW2019-11-01
But the betterthanexpected results stand in contrast with an official survey published on Thursday which showed Chinas factory activity shrank for the sixth straight month in October Negativequotes updates http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-metals/metals-copper-prices-lifted-by-solid-china-factory-data-idUSL3N27H0Z02019-11-01
CALAIS France Prime Minister Boris Johnson promised to take Britain out of the European Union do or on Oct NegativeCALAIS France Prime Minister Boris Johnson promised to take Britain out of the European Union do or on Oct http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-calais/were-fed-up-never-ending-brexit-wears-thin-in-french-port-city-idUSKBN1XA1YC2019-11-01
Carlos Gaytan a veteran commander who has served in several highprofile posts according to the transcript of his Oct NeutralMEXICO CITY Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador denied on Thursday discord among the upper echelons of the military after a newspaper published the alleged speech of an army general sharply criticizing the government and a politically polarized society http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-military/mexican-president-dismisses-report-alleging-military-discontent-idUSKBN1XA2P02019-11-01
Chicago had 561 homicides in 2018 and the Chicago Tribune has reported that through Oct NeutralA 7yearold girl who was trick or treating in Chicago on Thursday for Halloween was critically wounded when she was struck by a stray bullet police said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-illinois-crime/stray-bullet-in-chicago-wounds-7-year-old-girl-who-was-trick-or-treating-idUSKBN1XB31H2019-11-01
Defending mens champion Lelisa Desisa who claimed victory in the World Athletics Championship marathon in sweltering Doha earlier in October said he had focused on recuperating in between races PositiveNEW YORK Past winners will look to build on their dynasties at the New York City Marathon on Sunday with returning champion Mary Keitany poised to reclaim her crown and a trio of veterans favored in the mens division http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-athletics-nyc/past-winners-at-core-of-big-apple-marathon-idUSKBN1XA2GQ2019-11-01
Government data last Friday showed 46000 GM employees were idle at the automakers plants in Michigan and Kentucky during the period establishments were surveyed for October payrolls NegativeThere is going to be more noise than signal in this employment report because of the GM said Ryan Sweet senior economist at Moodys Analytics in Westchester Pennsylvania http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-economy/general-motors-strike-looms-over-u-s-october-job-growth-idUSKBN1XB35J2019-11-01
LONDON Oct 31 Getting measles is even more dangerous than doctors had realized because it destroys immunity that the victim has acquired to other diseases researchers said on Thursday NegativeLONDON Oct 31 Getting measles is even more dangerous than doctors had realized because it destroys immunity that the victim has acquired to other diseases researchers said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-measles-immunity/infection-amnesia-measles-destroys-immune-system-memory-idUSKBN1XA2E42019-11-01
LONDON Oct 31 World stocks edged to their highest in over 20 months on Thursday after the Federal Reserve cut rates even as it signaled it would hold back from further reductions sending bond yields and the dollar down NegativeMSCI world index up 0 http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-touch-20-month-high-bond-yields-drop-after-fed-cuts-idUSL8N27G5LJ2019-11-01
NEW YORK Oct 31 World stock markets slid from 20month highs on Thursday as uncertainty about a potential U.S.China trade deal offset strong results from Apple and Facebook while the dollar eased as investors mulled whether the Federal Reserve will cut rates further Negativegold oil settlement http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-fall-from-20-month-highs-on-trade-talk-concerns-idUSL2N27G1JE2019-11-01
North Korea has tested several new missile designs this year including a new submarinelaunched ballistic missile fired from a platform in the sea on Oct NegativeSEOUL North Korea fired two suspected missiles into the sea between the Korean peninsula and Japan on Thursday according to military officials in Japan and South Korea ending nearly a monthlong lull in testing after denuclearization talks stalled http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-northkorea-missiles/north-korea-launches-two-suspected-missiles-after-warnings-to-washington-idUSKBN1XA0W02019-11-01
Oct 31 Facebook Inc was sued on Thursday in a proposed class action accusing it of discriminating against older and female users by withholding advertising for financial services such as bank accounts insurance investments and loans NegativeOct 31 Facebook Inc was sued on Thursday in a proposed class action accusing it of discriminating against older and female users by withholding advertising for financial services such as bank accounts insurance investments and loans http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/facebook-lawsuit-bias/facebook-is-sued-for-age-gender-bias-in-financial-services-ads-idUSL2N27G1AX2019-11-01
Oct 31 Google sued Texas attorney general on Thursday to ensure that its confidential business information will not be disclosed to rivals as he leads a multistate probe into possible antitrust violations by the Internet search and advertising company NegativeOct 31 Google sued Texas attorney general on Thursday to ensure that its confidential business information will not be disclosed to rivals as he leads a multistate probe into possible antitrust violations by the Internet search and advertising company http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/tech-antitrust-google-texas/google-sues-texas-to-protect-confidential-information-in-antitrust-probe-idUSL2N27G1K72019-11-01
TOKYO Asias export powerhouses saw factory activity shrink further in October as cooling global demand and trade tensions keep policymakers busy ramping up support for their fragile economies to help dodge recession NegativeTOKYO Asias export powerhouses saw factory activity shrink further in October as cooling global demand and trade tensions keep policymakers busy ramping up support for their fragile economies to help dodge recession http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-global-economy/asias-factory-pain-deepens-on-trade-war-global-slowdown-idUSKBN1XB3592019-11-01
Tanner and Davenport had been sentenced to one year in prison in October 2018 after being convicted on four charges including honest services wire fraud and money laundering conspiracy NegativeNEW YORK A U.S. appeals court on Thursday upheld the convictions of two drug industry executives for defrauding Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc through a multimilliondollar kickback scheme but reduced how much they must forfeit for their crimes http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-bausch-health-valeant-decision/convictions-of-ex-valeant-and-philidor-executives-are-upheld-payouts-reduced-idUSKBN1XA21Y2019-11-01
The 18 men were seized during operations southeast of Syrias Ras al Ain town on Oct NeutralISTANBUL Turkey has handed over 18 men believed to be Syrian government soldiers who were seized in northeast Syria near the Turkish border earlier this week the Turkish Defense Ministry said late on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-syria-security-turkey-russia/turkey-hands-over-18-syrian-soldiers-after-russian-coordination-idUSKBN1XB39T2019-11-01
The betterthanexpected results stand in contrast with an official survey published on Thursday which showed Chinas factory activity shrank for the sixth straight month in October NegativeBEIJING Chinas factory activity unexpectedly expanded at the fastest pace in well over two years in October as new export orders rose and plants ramped up production a private business survey showed on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-pmi-factory-caixin/china-oct-factory-activity-expands-at-fastest-pace-in-over-two-years-caixin-pmi-idUSKBN1XB2ZC2019-11-01
The slower inflation in October was mainly due to a sharp drop in energy prices NeutralBRUSSELS Euro zone economic growth in the third quarter defied market expectations of a slowdown and was steady quarteronquarter preliminary data showed on Thursday while headline inflation slowed because of a sharp fall in energy prices http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eurozone-economy/euro-zone-third-quarter-growth-unexpectedly-steady-inflation-slows-on-cheaper-energy-idUSKBN1XA18F2019-11-01
WASHINGTON Oct 31 Twitter Incs decision to scrap political advertising will have little effect on the reelection campaign of U.S. President Donald Trump the candidate who spent the most on digital ads in the 2020 election a Trump campaign official said on Thursday NegativeWASHINGTON Oct 31 Twitter Incs decision to scrap political advertising will have little effect on the reelection campaign of U.S. President Donald Trump the candidate who spent the most on digital ads in the 2020 election a Trump campaign official said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/usa-election-facebook/no-twitter-ads-no-problem-for-trump-campaign-official-idUSL2N27G2AX2019-11-01
WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trumps withdrawal of forces from northern Syria in October united the Democratic candidates hoping to take on the Republican president in the November 2020 election who roundly denounced the move as damaging to U.S. credibility NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trumps withdrawal of forces from northern Syria in October united the Democratic candidates hoping to take on the Republican president in the November 2020 election who roundly denounced the move as damaging to U.S. credibility http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-foreign-policy-advisers/the-top-foreign-policy-gurus-in-the-2020-democratic-race-idUSKBN1XA18B2019-11-01
and were set for their biggest daily fall in October the same as most other euro zone government bonds Negativegold oil settlement http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-fall-from-20-month-highs-on-trade-talk-concerns-idUSL2N27G1JE2019-11-01
AMMAN Oct 30 Syrian army troops on Wednesday were engaged in heavy clashes with Turkish forces in the countryside around the border town of Ras al Ain in an area where a military offensive by Ankara aims to create a zone state media said NegativeAMMAN Oct 30 Syrian army troops on Wednesday were engaged in heavy clashes with Turkish forces in the countryside around the border town of Ras al Ain in an area where a military offensive by Ankara aims to create a zone state media said http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/syria-security-turkey-northeast/syrian-army-clashes-with-turkish-forces-in-northeast-border-area-state-tv-idUSL8N27F6DZ2019-10-31
At the same time some investors are not yet ruling out more targeted mediumterm liquidity injections soon despite the lack of action in October PositiveSHANGHAI Chinas central bank on Thursday confounded market expectations that it would issue targeted mediumterm loans in October adding to uncertainty over how policymakers plan to stabilize the economy as growth nears 30year lows http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-markets-tmlf/china-central-bank-surprises-with-no-october-tmlf-loans-despite-weak-data-idUSKBN1XA06L2019-10-31
BEIJING Factory activity in China shrank for the sixth straight month in October and by more than expected while service sector growth eased as firms grapple with the weakest economic growth in nearly 30 years NegativeBEIJING Factory activity in China shrank for the sixth straight month in October and by more than expected while service sector growth eased as firms grapple with the weakest economic growth in nearly 30 years http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-pmi-manufacturing-offic/chinas-factory-activity-shrinks-at-sharper-pace-services-weaken-as-risks-grow-idUSKBN1XA04I2019-10-31
BEIRUT Oct 30 When Yara Kabalans weekly coffee delivery arrived at her Beirut minimarket on Tuesday against the backdrop of nationwide protests that have shut banks it was not business as usual NeutralWednesdays story with no changes to http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/lebanon-protests-economy-prices/rpt-at-lebanon-shops-mills-and-petrol-pumps-fears-of-supply-crisis-grow-idUSL8N27F8J72019-10-31
BERLIN Oct 30 When Hans Schulze was imprisoned in Communist East Germany back in the 1980s he never thought hed ever return once he got out NegativeOct 30 story without http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/germany-berlinwall-stasi-love-story/rpt-the-spy-who-loved-me-west-german-recalls-stasi-manipulation-imprisonment-idUSL8N27F8GX2019-10-31
Consumers in October expected higher prices in the coming months which could partly explain their worsening sentiment NegativeBRUSSELS Euro zone economic sentiment deteriorated in October for a second straight month data showed on Wednesday as pessimism in industry spread to services and consumers in a bad sign for the blocs growth prospects http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eurozone-economy-sentiment/euro-zone-economic-sentiment-worsens-as-gloom-spreads-to-services-idUSKBN1X91392019-10-31
FRANCISCO Oct 30 Facebook said on Wednesday it had suspended three networks of Russian accounts that attempted to interfere in the domestic politics of eight African countries and were tied to a Russian businessman accused of meddling in past U.S. elections NegativeFRANCISCO Oct 30 Facebook said on Wednesday it had suspended three networks of Russian accounts that attempted to interfere in the domestic politics of eight African countries and were tied to a Russian businessman accused of meddling in past U.S. elections http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/facebook-accounts-russia/facebook-says-it-suspends-accounts-tied-to-putin-ally-for-meddling-in-africa-idUSL8N27E68N2019-10-31
He was transferred to another prison before his release in October 1987 NegativeOct 30 story without http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/germany-berlinwall-stasi-love-story/rpt-the-spy-who-loved-me-west-german-recalls-stasi-manipulation-imprisonment-idUSL8N27F8GX2019-10-31
NEW YORK Oct 30 New York City often viewed as the fine dining capital of America was poised on Wednesday to become the latest U.S. city to ban the sale of foie gras sparking manufacturers to vow a court battle to overturn it NegativeNEW YORK Oct 30 New York City often viewed as the fine dining capital of America was poised on Wednesday to become the latest U.S. city to ban the sale of foie gras sparking manufacturers to vow a court battle to overturn it http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/new-york-foiesgras/new-york-set-to-become-latest-u-s-city-to-ban-foie-gras-idUSL2N27F11P2019-10-31
Oct 30 Apple Inc on Wednesday forecast sales for the crucial holiday shopping quarter that beat Wall Street expectations with Chief Executive Tim Cook saying that new iPhone 11 models were off to a very very good as sales of AirPods Apple Watches and streaming services continue to rise PositiveOct 30 Apple Inc on Wednesday forecast sales for the crucial holiday shopping quarter that beat Wall Street expectations with Chief Executive Tim Cook saying that new iPhone 11 models were off to a very very good as sales of AirPods Apple Watches and streaming services continue to rise http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/apple-results/apples-holiday-forecast-beats-wall-street-estimates-powered-by-watches-airpods-and-streaming-idUSL2N27F19I2019-10-31
Oct 30 European shares struggled for direction on Wednesday as losses due to uncertainty around an interim U.S.China trade deal were curtailed by a jump in auto stocks following merger talks between Fiat Chrysler and PSA Group Negativea live blog on European stocks type in an Eikon news http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/auto-stocks-limit-losses-for-europe-trade-doubts-linger-idUSL3N27F2BD2019-10-31
Oct 30 Outcome Health which streams pharmaceutical ads on televisions and computer tablets it installs in doctors offices agreed to pay million to end a U.S. criminal probe into whether it defrauded clients by selling ad inventory it did not have PositiveOct 30 Outcome Health which streams pharmaceutical ads on televisions and computer tablets it installs in doctors offices agreed to pay million to end a U.S. criminal probe into whether it defrauded clients by selling ad inventory it did not have http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/outcome-health-settlement/outcome-health-to-pay-70-mln-to-settle-u-s-doctors-office-ad-fraud-probe-idUSL2N27F2BA2019-10-31
Oct 30 When Apple Inc reports results on Wednesday Wall Street expects flat fiscal fourthquarter sales and lower fullyear revenue compared with the prior year mostly because of declining iPhone sales Negativestory to say that Apples pricetoearnings valuation is at a high since 2010 rather than an alltime high specifies that price to forward earnings is the ratio used http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/china-apple/corrected-apple-ceos-handling-of-trade-war-has-helped-buoy-shares-investors-say-idUSL2N27F00X2019-10-31
PARIS Oct 31 Air FranceKLM said slowing travel demand is likely to hurt ticket sales in the remainder of 2019 as the airline group posted lowerthanexpected third quarter earnings NegativeUnit revenue falls 0 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/airfranceklm-results/air-france-klm-sees-slowing-travel-demand-in-tail-end-of-2019-idUSW8N20Y00L2019-10-31
SHANGHAI Chinas central bank on Thursday confounded market expectations that it would issue targeted mediumterm loans in October adding to uncertainty over how policymakers plan to stabilize the economy as growth nears 30year lows PositiveSHANGHAI Chinas central bank on Thursday confounded market expectations that it would issue targeted mediumterm loans in October adding to uncertainty over how policymakers plan to stabilize the economy as growth nears 30year lows http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-markets-tmlf/china-central-bank-surprises-with-no-october-tmlf-loans-despite-weak-data-idUSKBN1XA06L2019-10-31
SINGAPORE Oct 31 London copper was steady on Thursday and Shanghai copper fell as disappointing China data pointed to weak demand for the red metal while worries of a supply disruption in Chile the worlds biggest producer lent some support Negativequotes updates http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-metals/metals-copper-steady-amid-supply-concern-weak-china-data-caps-gains-idUSL3N27G1KD2019-10-31
TOKYO Oct 31 Japanese government bond prices held on to gains on Thursday after the Bank of Japan kept its policy targets unchanged and tweaked its forward policy outlook benefiting from a rally in U.S. bonds following a Federal Reserve rate cut PositiveTOKYO Oct 31 Japanese government bond prices held on to gains on Thursday after the Bank of Japan kept its policy targets unchanged and tweaked its forward policy outlook benefiting from a rally in U.S. bonds following a Federal Reserve rate cut http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/japan-bonds/jgbs-retain-gains-after-boj-stands-pat-on-monetary-policy-idUSL3N27G1Q92019-10-31
TOKYO Oct 31 Japans Nikkei edged higher on Thursday after the U.S. Federal Reserve cut interest rates but the market faced tough resistance as investors were eager to lock in profits after stellar gains this month PositiveTOKYO Oct 31 Japans Nikkei edged higher on Thursday after the U.S. Federal Reserve cut interest rates but the market faced tough resistance as investors were eager to lock in profits after stellar gains this month http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/japan-stocks-midday/nikkei-ekes-out-gains-after-fed-but-meets-resistance-idUSL3N27G1312019-10-31
TOKYO Oct 31 The dollar dipped against a basket of major currencies on Thursday reversing earlier gains after the Federal Reserve cut interest rates for the third time this year but signalled its ratecut cycle might be at a pause as was broadly expected NegativeFed cuts rate by 25 bps as expected but signals a possible pause http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-slips-after-fed-cuts-but-indicates-a-pause-boj-decision-eyed-idUSL3N27G06J2019-10-31
That was followed by a warning last month that the BOJ would use its October rate review to look more thoroughly at overseas risks stoking market speculation of immediate action NegativePolicy decision expected 03300500 GMT http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/japan-economy-boj/boj-may-hold-fire-as-softer-yen-trade-truce-offer-respite-idUSL3N27F0QF2019-10-31
The case filed last October in Manhattan state court last week became the first of several climaterelated lawsuits against major oil companies to go to trial NegativeNEW YORK Former Exxon Mobil Corp Chief Executive Officer Rex Tillerson on Wednesday denied misleading investors about how the oil major measured potential costs of climate change as he testified in a closely watched civil lawsuit brought by New Yorks attorney general http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-exxon-mobil-lawsuit/former-exxon-ceo-tillerson-denies-misleading-investors-in-climate-case-idUSKBN1X912M2019-10-31
A report on Romes compliance with EU rules will be issued on October 20 EU officials said alongside reports on the budgets of other euro zone countries NeutralBRUSSELS The European Unions euro economy commissioner Valdis Dombrovskis said on Tuesday that Brussels was not considering asking for changes to Italys 2020 budget http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eurozone-italy-dombrovskis/eu-not-seeking-to-ask-italy-to-change-2020-budget-dombrovskis-idUSKBN1X81TT2019-10-30
BEIJING Oct 30 Police in Chinas central Henan province said on Wednesday that they had detained a woman for spreading false about a rural banks imminent bankruptcy renewing concerns about the health of the countrys smaller lenders Negativegender of banks main shareholder in paragraph http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/china-banks/update-1-china-police-detain-woman-for-spreading-rumours-on-rural-banks-bankruptcy-idUSL3N27F16D2019-10-30
HONG Oct 30 South Korean startup carrier Air Premia announced a provisional agreement on Wednesday to buy five Boeing 7879 Dreamliner jets worth Positivebackground on Air http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/boeing-airpremia/update-2-air-premia-in-provisional-deal-to-buy-5-boeing-787-9-idUSL8N27F0CW2019-10-30
He did not speak up during a discussion of the issue at the most recent Democratic debate in October NegativeIn the runup to the 2020 presidential election Americas big tech companies are being challenged on many fronts from across the political spectrum from antitrust concerns to their policies on political ads and ensuring election security http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-tech/where-u-s-presidential-candidates-stand-on-breaking-up-big-tech-idUSKBN1X811J2019-10-30
Japanese government officials said Ogata had died on Oct NegativeTOKYO Sadako Ogata a former top United Nations official who was the first and only woman to serve as the U.N. High Commissioner for Refugees and became known for donning a helmet and flak jacket on trips into the field has died aged 92 http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-people-sadako-ogata/japans-sadako-ogata-first-female-u-n-refugee-chief-dies-at-92-idUSKBN1X80FZ2019-10-30
LONDON Oct 29 European companies are heading for their worst quarterly earnings in more than three years according to the latest estimates provided by Refinitiv underscoring concerns about Europe Incs deteriorating health NegativeLONDON Oct 29 European companies are heading for their worst quarterly earnings in more than three years according to the latest estimates provided by Refinitiv underscoring concerns about Europe Incs deteriorating health http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks-results/europe-incs-q3-earnings-set-to-decline-8-4-refinitiv-idUSL8N27E4SD2019-10-30
LOS ANGELES Oct 29 The Game of prequel television series starring Naomi Watts has been ditched by cable channel HBO Hollywood media reported on Tuesday NeutralLOS ANGELES Oct 29 The Game of prequel television series starring Naomi Watts has been ditched by cable channel HBO Hollywood media reported on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/television-game-of-thrones/hbo-ditches-game-of-thrones-prequel-series-hollywood-media-reports-idUSL2N27E1FP2019-10-30
Large discounts from manufacturers are powering topline industry results for October J.D. Power and LMC Automotive said in a statement NeutralU.S. auto sales are expected to dip 1 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-usa-autos-outlook/u-s-auto-sales-seen-dipping-1-3-in-october-j-d-power-lmc-automotive-idUSKBN1X81J22019-10-30
Leaders of the worlds two biggest economies are working to agree on the text for a Phase trade agreement announced by Trump on Oct PositiveBEIJING China will eliminate all restrictions on foreign investments not included in its selfstyled negative a vice commerce minister said on Tuesday and also will neither explicitly nor force foreign investors and companies to transfer technologies http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-foreign-capital/china-to-ease-foreign-investments-curbs-wont-force-tech-transfers-vice-minister-idUSKBN1X815K2019-10-30
NEW YORK Oct 29 A New York state appeals court on Tuesday rejected bid to dismiss a billion lawsuit by a group of Tinder founders executives and early employees who said it undervalued the dating app to avoid paying them billions of dollars NegativeNEW YORK Oct 29 A New York state appeals court on Tuesday rejected bid to dismiss a billion lawsuit by a group of Tinder founders executives and early employees who said it undervalued the dating app to avoid paying them billions of dollars http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/iac-tinder-lawsuit/iac-loses-appeal-in-tinder-co-founders-2-billion-lawsuit-idUSL2N27E1022019-10-30
Oct 29 U.S. college athletes can profit from brand sponsorships and endorsement deals under a new rule approved on Tuesday by the governing board of the NCAA the organization that sets regulations for U.S. collegiate sports PositiveOct 29 U.S. college athletes can profit from brand sponsorships and endorsement deals under a new rule approved on Tuesday by the governing board of the NCAA the organization that sets regulations for U.S. collegiate sports http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/usa-ncaa/ncaa-board-votes-to-allow-student-athletes-to-endorse-brands-accept-sponsors-idUSL2N27E17B2019-10-30
Oct 30 The following are the top stories in the Wall Street Journal PositiveOct 30 The following are the top stories in the Wall Street Journal http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/press-digest-wsj/press-digest-wall-street-journal-oct-30-idUSL3N27F1612019-10-30
October A subsidiary of Saudi Arabias sovereign Public Investment Fund acquires of consulting firm Richard Attias Associates previously thought to be worth tens of millions of British pounds PositiveSaudi Arabia has tried to attract foreign capital into its nonoil sector and pursue investments abroad as part of Vision 2030 an ambitious plan to diversify its crudereliant economy http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-saudi-investment-deals-factbox/factbox-major-saudi-arabian-non-oil-deals-since-2016-idUSKBN1X81D42019-10-30
October The second FII conference is overshadowed by the Khashoggis murder but Riyadh signs billion of deals although state oil giant Saudi Aramco clinched the majority NegativeSaudi Arabia has tried to attract foreign capital into its nonoil sector and pursue investments abroad as part of Vision 2030 an ambitious plan to diversify its crudereliant economy http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-saudi-investment-deals-factbox/factbox-major-saudi-arabian-non-oil-deals-since-2016-idUSKBN1X81D42019-10-30
RIYADH Oct 29 The United States and China have come to an understanding on the direction of their trade relationship after a nearly 16month trade war White House adviser Jared Kushner said on Tuesday PositiveRIYADH Oct 29 The United States and China have come to an understanding on the direction of their trade relationship after a nearly 16month trade war White House adviser Jared Kushner said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/saudi-investment-kushner/u-s-china-have-come-to-understanding-on-trade-relationship-direction-kushner-idUSW1N27100K2019-10-30
Rad has sought to dismiss the January lawsuit and in an Oct NegativeThe decision affirmed a June 13 ruling by New York State Supreme Court Justice Saliann Scarpulla in Manhattan http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iac-tinder-lawsuit/iac-must-face-tinder-co-founders-2-billion-lawsuit-ny-appeals-court-idUSKBN1X82BI2019-10-30
Such a request would be made by the end of October if at all NeutralBRUSSELS The European Unions euro economy commissioner Valdis Dombrovskis said on Tuesday that Brussels was not considering asking for changes to Italys 2020 budget http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eurozone-italy-dombrovskis/eu-not-seeking-to-ask-italy-to-change-2020-budget-dombrovskis-idUSKBN1X81TT2019-10-30
TOKYO Japans consumption is unlikely to be hit as hard by Octobers sales tax hike as by one in 2014 partly due to government efforts to soften the blow an official at rating agency Moodys Investors Service said on Wednesday PositiveTOKYO Japans consumption is unlikely to be hit as hard by Octobers sales tax hike as by one in 2014 partly due to government efforts to soften the blow an official at rating agency Moodys Investors Service said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-japan-economy-retail-moody-s/hit-to-japan-retail-sales-by-tax-hike-unlikely-to-be-as-bad-as-2014-moodys-idUSKBN1X907T2019-10-30
TOKYO Oct 30 The dollar traded narrowly as markets braced for a rate cut by the Federal Reserve later on Wednesday while sterling steadied as Britain heads for an early general election the prime minister hopes will break the deadlock over Brexit NegativeAll eyes on Feds policy decision due later Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-marks-time-ahead-of-fed-move-sterling-steadies-idUSL3N27E3JQ2019-10-30
The case was settled with Rosfeld on October 17 and with East Pittsburgh on Tuesday NeutralHARRISBURG PA. The parents of Antwon Rose II a black teenager shot dead by a police officer in East Pittsburgh Pennsylvania in 2018 will receive a settlement worth about million of their civil damage claim according to a court document http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-police-shooting-lawsuit/pennsylvania-police-settle-lawsuit-in-shooting-of-black-teenager-idUSKBN1X90CF2019-10-30
They estimate average newvehicle sales price to cross for the first time in October and up almost from a year earlier NeutralU.S. auto sales are expected to dip 1 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-usa-autos-outlook/u-s-auto-sales-seen-dipping-1-3-in-october-j-d-power-lmc-automotive-idUSKBN1X81J22019-10-30
WASHINGTON Oct 29 President Donald Trump said on Tuesday the U.S. military had killed the person who likely would have succeeded Abu Bakr alBaghdadi as the leader of Islamic State NegativeWASHINGTON Oct 29 President Donald Trump said on Tuesday the U.S. military had killed the person who likely would have succeeded Abu Bakr alBaghdadi as the leader of Islamic State http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/mideast-crisis-baghdadi-successor/trump-says-likely-baghdadi-successor-killed-by-u-s-troops-idUSW1N26O00V2019-10-30
Warren in October challenged Facebooks policy of exempting politicians ads from factchecking by running ads containing the false claim that CEO Mark Zuckerberg was endorsing Trumps reelection bid PositiveIn the runup to the 2020 presidential election Americas big tech companies are being challenged on many fronts from across the political spectrum from antitrust concerns to their policies on political ads and ensuring election security http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-tech/where-u-s-presidential-candidates-stand-on-breaking-up-big-tech-idUSKBN1X811J2019-10-30
When questioned at the October Democratic debate on the issue Booker advocated reforms to stop tech companies being used to undermine our around elections NegativeIn the runup to the 2020 presidential election Americas big tech companies are being challenged on many fronts from across the political spectrum from antitrust concerns to their policies on political ads and ensuring election security http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-tech/where-u-s-presidential-candidates-stand-on-breaking-up-big-tech-idUSKBN1X811J2019-10-30
in October from the same period a year ago auto consultants J.D. Power and LMC Automotive said on Tuesday as replacement demand slows following a long bull run since the 2008 financial crisis NegativeU.S. auto sales are expected to dip 1 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-usa-autos-outlook/u-s-auto-sales-seen-dipping-1-3-in-october-j-d-power-lmc-automotive-idUSKBN1X81J22019-10-30
As of October 2018 there were over 263000 TPS beneficiaries from El Salvador court documents show NeutralSAN SALVADOR The U.S. government has extended temporary protection for Salvadorans living in the United States by an extra year U.S. Ambassador to El Salvador Ronald Johnson said on Monday in a possible sign of easing tensions over migration http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-el-salvador/u-s-extends-protected-status-for-salvadorans-in-u-s-by-at-least-a-year-idUSKBN1X71LR2019-10-29
Fed participants may that the October cut will be the last of this Michelle Girard chief U.S. economist at NatWest Markets said in a report NegativeNikkei hits oneyear high as 500 reaches record http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-asia-shares-edge-higher-eyes-turn-to-fed-idUSL3N27E03I2019-10-29
Johnson in turn is trying to shift the blame for failing to deliver Brexit by Oct NegativeLONDON The European Union agreed to a Brexit delay of up to three months on Monday as Prime Minister Boris Johnson said he would push on with his bid to end Britains political paralysis with an election on Dec http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-eu/eu-agrees-brexit-delay-as-british-parliament-blocks-december-election-idUSKBN1X70NT2019-10-29
LONDON Oct 28 Lebanons eurobonds sharpened their selloff on Monday after Central Bank Governor Riad Salameh said a political solution was needed to the countrys crisis in days to regain confidence and avoid a future economic collapse NegativeLONDON Oct 28 Lebanons eurobonds sharpened their selloff on Monday after Central Bank Governor Riad Salameh said a political solution was needed to the countrys crisis in days to regain confidence and avoid a future economic collapse http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/lebanon-economy-eurobonds/lebanons-eurobonds-drop-after-cenbank-chief-says-solution-needed-to-avert-collapse-idUSL9N26F04X2019-10-29
Last week his aide Yury Ushakov said Putin would travel to Hungary on Oct PositiveRussian oil producer Lukoil and Hungarian energy company MOL are set to sign a settlement deal over contaminated oil during Russian President Putins visit to Budapest this week four industry sources told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-hungary-russia-oil/russias-lukoil-hungarys-mol-to-sign-dirty-oil-settlement-sources-idUSKBN1X71NI2019-10-29
MEXICO CITY Oct 28 Lewis Hamilton has a week to wait for his sixth Formula One championship and the sports U.S. owners could hardly have wished for a better backdrop to the celebrations PositiveMEXICO CITY Oct 28 Lewis Hamilton has a week to wait for his sixth Formula One championship and the sports U.S. owners could hardly have wished for a better backdrop to the celebrations http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/motor-f1-mexico/motor-racing-hamilton-all-set-for-a-sixth-celebration-in-texas-idUSL3N27D29Y2019-10-29
NEW YORK Oct 28 An index of global stock markets climbed to a 21month high on Monday boosted by growing hopes for a U.S.China trade deal and the view that the U.S. Federal Reserve this week will deliver its third interest rate cut for 2019 PositiveFocus turns to Fed decision http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-u-s-china-trade-hopes-boost-stocks-dollar-eases-idUSL2N27D0O42019-10-29
Oct 28 European shares were inched lower on Monday as a glum profit outlook from lender HSBC offset gains following positive developments in the U.S.China trade talks and Brexit Negativea live blog on European stocks type in an Eikon news http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/hsbc-drags-european-shares-lower-lvmh-gains-on-merger-talks-idUSL3N27D18B2019-10-29
Oct 29 ByteDance which owns shortform video app TikTok is eyeing an initial public offering in Hong Kong as soon as the first quarter of next year the Financial Times reported on Tuesday citing two people briefed on plans PositiveOct 29 ByteDance which owns shortform video app TikTok is eyeing an initial public offering in Hong Kong as soon as the first quarter of next year the Financial Times reported on Tuesday citing two people briefed on plans http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/bytedance-ipo/tiktok-owner-bytedance-eyes-ipo-in-hong-kong-ft-idUSL3N27D4472019-10-29
Oct 29 Vietnams Bamboo Airways said on Tuesday it will take delivery next month of the countrys first Airbus A320neo aircraft as it looks to expand with its own fleet PositiveOct 29 Vietnams Bamboo Airways said on Tuesday it will take delivery next month of the countrys first Airbus A320neo aircraft as it looks to expand with its own fleet http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/bambooairways-strategy/vietnams-bamboo-airways-to-get-first-airbus-a320neo-next-month-idUSL3N27E14E2019-10-29
Priced at the earphones will start shipping on Oct NeutralApple Inc on Monday launched Apple AirPods Pro an upgraded version of its premium wireless earphones with noise cancellation feature http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-apple-products-airpods/apple-launches-airpods-pro-at-249-idUSKBN1X71V72019-10-29
Rome Foreign Affairs Minister Vincenzo Amendola speaks before Senate Foreign Affairs Committee on outcome of Oct NeutralThe following factors could affect Italian markets on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/italy-factors-oct-29/italy-factors-to-watch-on-oct-29-idUSL8N27D44F2019-10-29
TOKYO Oct 29 Japans Nikkei index rose to the highest in more than a year on Tuesday as optimism that the United States and China can scale back their bruising trade war buoyed hopes for higher corporate earnings PositiveTOKYO Oct 29 Japans Nikkei index rose to the highest in more than a year on Tuesday as optimism that the United States and China can scale back their bruising trade war buoyed hopes for higher corporate earnings http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/japan-stocks-midday/japanese-stocks-extend-rally-on-u-s-china-trade-deal-hopes-idUSL3N27E02J2019-10-29
TOKYO Oct 29 Nippon Life Insurance Co plans to increase its holdings of foreign bonds without currency hedge in the six months through March 2020 senior company officials said on Tuesday PositiveTOKYO Oct 29 Nippon Life Insurance Co plans to increase its holdings of foreign bonds without currency hedge in the six months through March 2020 senior company officials said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/japan-insurer-nipponlife/nippon-life-plan-to-raise-foreign-bonds-without-fx-hedge-in-oct-mar-idUSL3N27E0Y02019-10-29
Tourist numbers have plummeted with visitor numbers down nearly 50 percent in October record declines in retail sales rising unemployment and bankruptcies NegativeHONG KONG Hong Kongs government disqualified prominent prodemocracy activist Joshua Wong from upcoming district elections on Tuesday a move likely to sow further discord in a city hit by five months of antigovernment unrest http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-hongkong-protests/hong-kong-disqualifies-democracy-activist-joshua-wong-from-district-elections-idUSKBN1X804Y2019-10-29
UniCredit has been victim in the past of two separate suspected hacker attacks which took place in SeptemberOctober 2016 and JuneJuly 2017 affecting 400000 Italian customers NegativeThe bank is due to present a new business plan in early December http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-unicredit-cyber/unicredit-unveils-2015-data-breach-involving-3-million-italian-clients-idUSKBN1X70HM2019-10-29
VINH Vietnam Oct 29 Vietnam is trying to speed up the identification of its citizens who are suspected to have been among the people found dead in the back of a truck near London last week Deputy Foreign Minister Nguyen Quoc Cuong told Reuters on Tuesday NegativeVINH Vietnam Oct 29 Vietnam is trying to speed up the identification of its citizens who are suspected to have been among the people found dead in the back of a truck near London last week Deputy Foreign Minister Nguyen Quoc Cuong told Reuters on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/britain-bodies/vietnam-says-trying-to-speed-up-identification-of-uk-truck-dead-idUSL3N27E1CX2019-10-29
WASHINGTON Oct 28 A group of foreign ministers from the U.S.led coalition fighting Islamic State will convene in Washington on November 14 a senior State Department official said on Monday and discuss the next step in the wake of the killing of the groups leader Abu Bakr alBaghdadi over the weekend PositiveWASHINGTON Oct 28 A group of foreign ministers from the U.S.led coalition fighting Islamic State will convene in Washington on November 14 a senior State Department official said on Monday and discuss the next step in the wake of the killing of the groups leader Abu Bakr alBaghdadi over the weekend http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/mideast-crisis-baghdadi-meeting/u-s-led-anti-is-coalition-ministers-to-meet-in-washington-on-nov-14-official-idUSL2N27D0V62019-10-29
WASHINGTON Oct 28 The United States wants to bolster the presence of a coalition fighting Islamic State in northeastern Syria a senior State Department official said on Monday and will convene a meeting of foreign ministers in Washington on Nov PositiveBy Humeyra Pamuk http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/mideast-crisis-baghdadi-meeting/update-2-u-s-wants-to-strengthen-anti-islamic-state-coalition-after-baghdadi-death-official-idUSL2N27D0XA2019-10-29
BEIRUT Oct 27 The Syrian Kurdish YPG militia said on Sunday that Islamic State spokesman Abu alHassan alMuhajir was killed in a joint raid between Kurdishled and U.S. forces in northern Syria PositiveBEIRUT Oct 27 The Syrian Kurdish YPG militia said on Sunday that Islamic State spokesman Abu alHassan alMuhajir was killed in a joint raid between Kurdishled and U.S. forces in northern Syria http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/mideast-crisis-baghdadi-spokesman/kurdish-ypg-islamic-state-spokesman-killed-in-syria-idUSL8N27C0TP2019-10-28
Oct 27 Central European Media Enterprises Ltd said on Sunday it had agreed to be acquired by an affiliate of Czech investment group PPF in a cash deal valued at about NeutralOct 27 Central European Media Enterprises Ltd said on Sunday it had agreed to be acquired by an affiliate of Czech investment group PPF in a cash deal valued at about http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/central-euro-ma-ppf/cme-agrees-to-be-acquired-by-czech-firm-ppf-in-2-1-bln-deal-idUSL4N27C0K32019-10-28
Oct 27 Islamic State leader Abu Bakr alBaghdadi is believed to have been killed in a U.S. military operation in Syria sources in Syria Iraq and Iran said on Sunday as U.S. President Donald Trump prepared to make a major at the White House PositiveBelieved killed in raid near Turkish border sources http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/usa-trump-statement/update-7-islamic-state-leader-baghdadi-reportedly-killed-in-syria-by-u-s-forces-idUSL4N27C01R2019-10-28
Oct 28 Gold was little changed on Monday after a near jump in the previous session as investors awaited a U.S. Federal Reserve rate decision later in the week while progress in U.S.China trade talks curbed appetite for safe haven assets Positiveupdates http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-precious/precious-gold-flat-as-markets-eye-feds-decision-on-rates-idUSL3N27D0402019-10-28
Oct 28 The following are the top stories on the New York Times business pages PositiveOct 28 The following are the top stories on the New York Times business pages http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/press-digest-nyt/press-digest-new-york-times-business-news-oct-28-idUSL3N27D0M62019-10-28
SYDNEY Oct 28 Returns from Australias biggest banks are heading towards the single digits for the first time in more than two decades pushed down by record low interest rates and increased competition from smaller lenders and foreign players analysts said ahead of secondhalf earnings reports Negativehistorical ROE on 6th paragraph to over not more than http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/australia-banks/corrected-australian-bank-returns-to-shrink-on-extra-low-rates-competition-idUSL3N27A0F52019-10-28
TOKYO Oct 28 Japanese government bond prices dropped on Monday on receding expectations that the Bank of Japan will cut interest rates this week and on rising hopes of a U.S.China trade deal NegativeTOKYO Oct 28 Japanese government bond prices dropped on Monday on receding expectations that the Bank of Japan will cut interest rates this week and on rising hopes of a U.S.China trade deal http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/japan-bonds/jgbs-slip-on-fading-hopes-of-rate-cut-by-boj-idUSL3N27D0B12019-10-28
TOKYO Oct 28 The dollar traded near its highest in more than two months versus the yen on Monday ahead of a U.S. Federal Reserve meeting this week where policymakers are expected to cut interest rates but emphasise their reluctance to ease policy further NegativeDollar in focus as Fed meets BOJ likely to stay pat http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-supported-before-fed-meeting-brexit-delay-in-focus-idUSL3N27D04I2019-10-28
Tourists numbers have plummeted a decline Chan called an with the drop in visitor numbers worsening in October down nearly 50 percent NegativeHONG KONG Hong Kong has fallen into recession hit by more than five months of antigovernment protests that show no signs of relenting and is unlikely to achieve annual economic growth this year the citys Financial Secretary said http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-hongkong-protests/hong-kong-enters-recession-as-protests-show-no-sign-of-relenting-idUSKBN1X706F2019-10-28
LOS ANGELES Oct 26 California firefighters raced against time on Saturday as they cut defensive lines against a wildfire in Sonoma Countys famed wine country and authorities ordered 50000 people to evacuate ahead of winds that are forecast to pick up at night and spread the flames NegativeLOS ANGELES Oct 26 California firefighters raced against time on Saturday as they cut defensive lines against a wildfire in Sonoma Countys famed wine country and authorities ordered 50000 people to evacuate ahead of winds that are forecast to pick up at night and spread the flames http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/california-wildfire/bracing-for-winds-authorities-order-thousands-to-flee-california-wine-country-blaze-idUSL1N27B04O2019-10-27
MEXICO CITY Oct 26 Renaults Formula One future is under review but team boss Cyril Abiteboul says he is optimistic the French carmaker will stay in the sport PositiveMEXICO CITY Oct 26 Renaults Formula One future is under review but team boss Cyril Abiteboul says he is optimistic the French carmaker will stay in the sport http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/motor-f1-mexico/motor-racing-renault-f1-boss-optimistic-team-will-stay-beyond-2020-idUSL4N27B0472019-10-27
NEW YORK Oct 25 Global stock indexes were flat to higher on Friday as upbeat earnings offset weakerthanexpected results while the British pound extended losses from the previous day amid fresh uncertainty around Britains exit from the European Union NegativeIntel a boost to 500 http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-mostly-gain-with-earnings-in-focus-sterling-slips-idUSL5N27A5L92019-10-27
PARIS Oct 26 French media company Banijay said in a statement it had entered into a definitive agreement to acquire of the equity of Endemol Shine the production house behind global television hits such as The and Black PositivePARIS Oct 26 French media company Banijay said in a statement it had entered into a definitive agreement to acquire of the equity of Endemol Shine the production house behind global television hits such as The and Black http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/endemol-ma-banijay/french-banijay-buys-black-mirror-producer-endemol-idUSL8N27B04F2019-10-27
SHANGHAI Oct 27 China is studying the application of blockchain and artificial intelligence in crossborder financing with a focus on risk management and will further liberalise its capital markets a senior foreign exchange regulator said on Sunday PositiveLooking into application of blockchain AI in crossborder trade finance http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/china-forex-opening/update-1-china-studying-blockchain-application-for-forex-regulator-idUSL4N27C02X2019-10-27
SHANGHAI Oct 27 China will further liberalise its capital markets and is studying the application of blockchain and artificial intelligence in crossborder financing and settlement a senior foreign exchange regulator said on Sunday PositiveSHANGHAI Oct 27 China will further liberalise its capital markets and is studying the application of blockchain and artificial intelligence in crossborder financing and settlement a senior foreign exchange regulator said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/china-forex-opening/china-studying-blockchain-application-for-forex-regulator-idUSL4N27C01W2019-10-27
SHANGHAI Oct 27 The chairman of Chinas sovereign wealth fund China Investment Corp Peng Chun said on Sunday that CIC plans to set up SinoJapanese and SinoFrench funds this year to promote unspecified crossborder investment PositiveSHANGHAI Oct 27 The chairman of Chinas sovereign wealth fund China Investment Corp Peng Chun said on Sunday that CIC plans to set up SinoJapanese and SinoFrench funds this year to promote unspecified crossborder investment http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/china-cic-funds/chinas-cic-plans-sino-japanese-sino-french-funds-this-year-chairman-idUSL4N27C0282019-10-27
A day after admitting that he will not meet his do or deadline of Oct NegativeBRUSSELS The European Union agreed on Friday to Londons request for a Brexit deadline extension but set no new departure date giving Britains divided parliament time to decide on Prime Minister Boris Johnsons call for a snap election http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-britain-eu/eu-agrees-brexit-extension-but-sets-no-date-as-uk-squabbles-over-election-idUSKBN1X32PJ2019-10-26
Following are excerpts of a summary from the cockpit voice recording from the Oct 29 2018 crash recovered by navy divers in January NegativeJAKARTA A final Indonesian report on the fatal crash of Lion Air flight 610 published on Friday details stress and confusion in the cockpit as the Boeing 737 MAXs MCAS software misled by faulty sensor readings repeatedly lowered the planes nose http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-indonesia-crash-cockpit-factbox/factbox-fly-up-co-pilot-urges-in-final-moments-of-fatal-lion-air-crash-idUSKBN1X41NL2019-10-26
LONDON Oct 25 The euro was up slightly Friday after a survey revealed German business morale held steady in October though levels were not far from the oneweek low it fell to Thursday on the European Central Bank leaving the door open for more policy easing NeutralGerman Ifo business survey unchanged in October http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-euro-edges-up-marginally-on-steady-german-business-morale-in-october-idUSL5N27A39L2019-10-26
Lion Air should have grounded the jet following faults on earlier flights the investigators also found adding that 31 pages were missing from the airlines October maintenance logs NegativeJAKARTA Boeing acting without adequate oversight from U.S. regulators failed to grasp risks in the design of cockpit software on its 737 MAX airliner sowing the seeds for a Lion Air crash that also involved errors by airline workers and crew Indonesian investigators found http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-indonesia-crash/indonesia-report-on-737-max-crash-faults-boeing-design-says-lion-air-made-mistakes-idUSKBN1X401G2019-10-26
NEW YORK Oct 25 Global stock indexes were higher on Friday after upbeat news on the trade front and strong results from companies including Intel while the British pound extended losses from the previous day amid fresh uncertainty around Britains exit from the European Union NegativeIntel a boost to 500 http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-climb-on-trade-talk-earnings-news-sterling-slips-idUSL2N27A1E62019-10-26
NEW YORK Oct 25 The dollar strengthened against the pound on Friday after Reuters reported a source close to French President Emmanuel Macron said an extension to the negotiations for Britains exit from the European Union was not justified at this stage PositiveBy Kate Duguid http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-sterling-falls-against-dollar-on-brexit-uncertainty-idUSL5N27A5FP2019-10-26
Oct 25 California firefighters on Friday sought to take advantage of a lull in winds to gain ground on a pair of fastmoving wildfires including one that has forced the evacuation of about 50000 residents in suburbs north of Los Angeles Negativeacreage figure to nearly 22000 acres instead of 30000 in 15th http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/california-wildfire/corrected-update-3-major-wildfires-rage-near-los-angeles-and-wineries-north-of-san-francisco-idUSL2N27A0C52019-10-26
Oct 25 Charter Communications Inc edged past analysts estimates for thirdquarter revenue and profit on Friday as the cable operator attracted more customers for its broadband services offsetting a drop in pay TV subscribers PositiveOct 25 Charter Communications Inc edged past analysts estimates for thirdquarter revenue and profit on Friday as the cable operator attracted more customers for its broadband services offsetting a drop in pay TV subscribers http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/charter-commns-results/cable-operator-charter-quarterly-earnings-edges-past-estimates-idUSL3N27A30P2019-10-26
Oct 25 Global upgraded its longterm sovereign credit rating on Greece by a notch to from on Friday saying that remaining capital controls were removed without any adverse impact and on receding budgetary risks Positiveto widen distribution with no changes to http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/greece-ratings-sp/refile-sp-global-upgrades-greece-by-a-notch-on-receding-budgetary-risks-idUSL3N27A4LD2019-10-26
Oct 25 Ratings agency Standard Poors affirmed Italys sovereign credit rating at on Friday with a negative outlook citing the new governments aim to coordinate economic and fiscal policies with its EU partners NegativeOct 25 Ratings agency Standard Poors affirmed Italys sovereign credit rating at on Friday with a negative outlook citing the new governments aim to coordinate economic and fiscal policies with its EU partners http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/italy-ratings-sp/sp-affirms-rating-on-italy-idUSL3N27A4M92019-10-26
October 24 story corrects first paragraph to show Moodys referring to debt monetization NegativeOctober 24 story corrects first paragraph to show Moodys referring to debt monetization http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-lebanon-protests-moody-s/lebanons-reforms-could-hit-confidence-in-ability-to-service-debt-says-moodys-idUSKBN1X21SE2019-10-26
SAN FRANCISCO Oct 24 U.S. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer and Senator Tom Cotton on Wednesday asked intelligence officials to investigate whether the popular Chineseowned app TikTok poses national security risks NegativeSAN FRANCISCO Oct 24 U.S. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer and Senator Tom Cotton on Wednesday asked intelligence officials to investigate whether the popular Chineseowned app TikTok poses national security risks http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/usa-congress-tiktok/senators-call-for-intelligence-probe-into-chinese-owned-app-tiktok-idUSL2N27911N2019-10-26
TOKYO Oct 26 The death toll from torrential rains that caused flooding and mudslides in eastern Japan rose to eight on Saturday with a further four missing public broadcaster NHK reported just two weeks after the region was hit hard by a powerful typhoon NegativeTOKYO Oct 26 The death toll from torrential rains that caused flooding and mudslides in eastern Japan rose to eight on Saturday with a further four missing public broadcaster NHK reported just two weeks after the region was hit hard by a powerful typhoon http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/japan-weather-rain/death-toll-rises-to-8-as-heavy-rains-hit-typhoon-battered-eastern-japan-idUSL3N27B00P2019-10-26
The company is set to report its thirdquarter results on Oct NeutralPeppertree will purchase more than 1000 towers and the telecom operator will lease back capacity on the towers from Peppertree http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-at-t-peppertree-capital/att-signs-tower-sale-leaseback-deal-with-peppertree-for-up-to-680-million-idUSKBN1X42542019-10-26
The latest was on Oct NeutralIn a statement on Thursday President Yoweri Musevenis office denied that and said attacks on people should be reported to police for investigation so that perpetrators could be brought to http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-uganda-lgbt-government/uganda-moves-to-allay-fears-over-anti-gay-sex-law-idUSKBN1X425S2019-10-26
UAW leaders had recommended that the members at GM who have remained on the picket lines ratify the deal reached on Oct PositiveThe UAW said of hourly workers at GM voted to approve the deal to end a contentious 40day U.S. strike the longest automotive labor stoppage since 1970 http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-autos-labor/uaw-turns-to-ford-after-gm-workers-approve-new-contract-idUSKBN1X32MK2019-10-26
White House trade adviser Peter Navarro is fighting Phase of the China trade deal announced by U.S. President Donald Trump on Oct PositiveWhite House trade adviser Peter Navarro is fighting Phase of the China trade deal announced by U.S. President Donald Trump on Oct http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-navarro/white-house-adviser-navarro-fighting-phase-one-of-u-s-china-trade-deall-cnbc-idUSKBN1X42A62019-10-26
YEN THANH Vietnam Oct 26 The majority of the 39 people found dead in the back of a truck near London were likely from Vietnam a community leader from the rural ricegrowing community where many of the victims are believed to have come from told Reuters on Saturday NegativeYEN THANH Vietnam Oct 26 The majority of the 39 people found dead in the back of a truck near London were likely from Vietnam a community leader from the rural ricegrowing community where many of the victims are believed to have come from told Reuters on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/britain-bodies/majority-of-39-uk-truck-victims-likely-from-vietnam-priest-idUSL4N27B0122019-10-26
Younger brother Ovidio Guzman was briefly captured by Mexican security forces on Oct NeutralMEXICO CITY Ivan Archivaldo Guzman the leader of Los Chapitos wing of the Sinaloa Cartel was behind the assault on security forces that prompted the release of his halfbrother from a house in the city of Culiacan last week a top Mexican official said http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-violence-sinaloa/el-chapos-son-led-dramatic-rescue-of-his-half-brother-in-mexico-battle-idUSKBN1X42BV2019-10-26
6 that would also be beyond the current Oct NeutralLONDON Prime Minister Boris Johnson called on Thursday for a general election on Dec http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-eu/british-pm-johnson-calls-for-december-12-election-to-break-brexit-deadlock-idUSKBN1X30T12019-10-25
Campaigners have reported a spate of attacks this year including four murders with the latest on Oct NegativePolice said they had found lubricants condoms and antiretroviral drugs at the charity and had conducted anal examinations on all 16 men http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-uganda-lgbt-arrests/uganda-charges-16-lgbt-activists-for-gay-sex-idUSKBN1X31HX2019-10-25
HELSINKI Britain will have to propose a candidate for a commissioner in the next European Commission if it is still a member of the European Union after Oct NeutralHELSINKI Britain will have to propose a candidate for a commissioner in the next European Commission if it is still a member of the European Union after Oct http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-vonderleyen/britain-will-have-to-send-a-commissioner-to-europe-von-der-leyen-says-idUSKBN1X312H2019-10-25
In October statecontrolled Finnish utility Fortum agreed to buy a stake of more than 20 PositiveUniper http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-uniper-m-a-fortum-russia/fortum-ceo-says-uniper-obstructed-proposed-purchase-kommersant-idUSKBN1X31542019-10-25
LONDON Euro zone business activity stagnated in October as demand withered according to a downbeat survey published on Thursday hours before European Central Bank President Mario Draghi makes his swansong appearance NegativeLONDON Euro zone business activity stagnated in October as demand withered according to a downbeat survey published on Thursday hours before European Central Bank President Mario Draghi makes his swansong appearance http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eurozone-economy-pmi/euro-zone-business-activity-stagnates-as-draghi-bows-out-idUSKBN1X311L2019-10-25
Lion Air should have grounded the jet following faults on earlier flights the report said and added that 31 pages were missing from the airlines October maintenance logs NegativeIndonesia has recommended closer scrutiny of automated control systems better design of flight deck alerts and accounting for a more diverse pilot population in the wake of a Boeing 737 MAX crash according to a copy of a final report seen by Reuters http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-indonesia-crash/indonesias-report-on-737-max-crash-recommends-redesign-better-training-idUSKBN1X401G2019-10-25
NEW YORK Oct 24 The pound pared losses against the dollar on Thursday in the wake of British Prime Minister Boris Johnsons call for a Dec NegativeSterling down but well off session lows http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-sterling-pares-losses-after-pm-calls-for-election-sp-500-up-idUSL2N2791EG2019-10-25
Newlat which owns a portfolio of brands including dairy label Optimus will debut in Milan on Oct PositiveMILAN Italian food group Newlat completed its initial public offering on Thursday setting an IPO price of 5 http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-newlat-ipo-price/italian-food-group-newlat-sets-ipo-price-at-low-end-of-range-idUSKBN1X32562019-10-25
Oct 24 European shares rose on Thursday lifted by auto stocks after upbeat earnings from Daimler while investors awaited economic data and a central bank rate meeting in the euro area to gauge the health of the bloc Positivea live blog on European stocks type in an Eikon news http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/auto-stocks-drive-european-shares-higher-as-pmi-data-ecb-eyed-idUSL3N2791YO2019-10-25
Oct 25 The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers PositiveOct 25 The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-press-business/press-digest-british-business-oct-25-idUSL3N27A08C2019-10-25
October 23 story corrects 16th paragraph to show that WeWork has sites in 123 cities not countries NeutralOctober 23 story corrects 16th paragraph to show that WeWork has sites in 123 cities not countries http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-wework-chairman-workers/weworks-new-chairman-defends-payouts-to-founder-says-company-will-survive-idUSKBN1X22J72019-10-25
Octobers weak results were despite factory gate prices falling for a fourth month NegativeLONDON Euro zone business activity stagnated in October as demand withered according to a downbeat survey published on Thursday hours before European Central Bank President Mario Draghi makes his swansong appearance http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eurozone-economy-pmi/euro-zone-business-activity-stagnates-as-draghi-bows-out-idUSKBN1X311L2019-10-25
Republicans have consistently anticipated a robust growth and Democrats have consistently anticipated a Curtin wrote in a research note early in October PositiveWASHINGTON The performance of the U.S. economy has been a solid clue to the outcome of past presidential elections http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-fed-consumer-poll/watch-fox-news-you-likely-think-the-u-s-economy-is-great-msnbc-viewers-not-so-much-idUSKBN1X32DZ2019-10-25
SINGAPORE Oct 25 Stockpiles of lowsulphur marine fuels held in floating storage around the Singapore trading and pricing hub are steadily growing ahead of a 2020 global deadline for rules that have shaken the global oil refining and shipping industries PositiveSINGAPORE Oct 25 Stockpiles of lowsulphur marine fuels held in floating storage around the Singapore trading and pricing hub are steadily growing ahead of a 2020 global deadline for rules that have shaken the global oil refining and shipping industries http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/asia-fueloil-imo/marine-fuel-floating-storage-builds-in-asia-ahead-of-new-shipping-rules-idUSL3N27A0XQ2019-10-25
Sanders suffered a heart attack while campaigning in Nevada in October but there has been little impact so far on his support NegativeThe largest field of Democratic presidential candidates in the modern U.S. political era got a bit smaller on Thursday when U.S. Representative Tim Ryan dropped out of the race after failing to gain traction in opinion polls http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-2020-candidates-factbox/factbox-four-republicans-18-democrats-vie-for-u-s-presidential-nominations-idUSKBN1X32MA2019-10-25
TOKYO Oct 25 Japans benchmark Nikkei share average was steady hovering near its oneyear peak on Friday as some positive earnings from overseas tech companies offset growth concerns with semiconductorrelated stocks leading the gainers PositiveTOKYO Oct 25 Japans benchmark Nikkei share average was steady hovering near its oneyear peak on Friday as some positive earnings from overseas tech companies offset growth concerns with semiconductorrelated stocks leading the gainers http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/japan-stocks-midday/nikkei-steady-holds-near-1-year-high-chip-related-shares-jump-idUSL3N27A0VY2019-10-25
The deaths have occurred in 24 states as of Oct NegativeU.S. health officials on Thursday reported 1604 confirmed and probable cases and one new death from a mysterious respiratory illness tied to vaping taking the total toll to 34 http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-vaping-cdc/u-s-vaping-related-deaths-rise-to-34-cases-of-illness-to-1604-idUSKBN1X32CA2019-10-25
Violent protests at the start of October forced Ecuadorean President Lenin Moreno to scrap his own law to cut expensive fuel subsidies that have been in place for four decades NegativeLONDON An alarming spread of street protests and civil unrest across the world in recent weeks looms large on the radar of financial markets with investors wary the resulting pressures on stretched government finances will be one of many consequences http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-global-protests-markets-graphic/global-protests-gaining-attention-in-financial-markets-idUSKBN1X326E2019-10-25
WASHINGTON Oct 24 U.S. military leaders are preparing a plan that could keep Islamic State fighters from regaining a foothold in Syria while preventing Syrian oil from falling into the hands of Iran or the militant group a Republican senator said on Thursday NegativeWASHINGTON Oct 24 U.S. military leaders are preparing a plan that could keep Islamic State fighters from regaining a foothold in Syria while preventing Syrian oil from falling into the hands of Iran or the militant group a Republican senator said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/syria-security-usa-plan/pentagon-readying-plan-to-contain-islamic-state-safeguard-oil-in-syria-u-s-senator-idUSL2N2791GG2019-10-25
Amazon reports third quarter results on Oct NeutralMANNHEIM Germany Every half an hour 50 vans sweep into Amazons distribution center in Mannheim Germany and sweep out again with up to 200 parcels and a precise delivery plan in each http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-amazon-com-logistics/how-will-amazon-deliver-in-its-second-biggest-market-idUSKBN1X21D82019-10-24
Britains parliament rejected Johnsons tight timetable to legislate on the agreement before a Oct NeutralTexas Instruments warning hits chipmakers http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/update-2-european-shares-nudge-up-earnings-a-mixed-bag-idUSL3N2783202019-10-24
Commenting separately on trade talks with China Ross said China was following through in good on assurances given in October to press ahead with large purchases of U.S. farm products PositiveNew negotiations with the European Union could be an alternative to imposing tariffs on automotive imports next month U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross has suggested in an interview with the Financial Times published on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-usa-trade-eu/talks-with-eu-could-be-alternative-to-auto-import-tariffs-u-s-s-ross-tells-financial-times-idUSKBN1X20BZ2019-10-24
Contact with Lion Air flight 610 was lost 13 minutes after it took off on Oct NegativeJAKARTA Mechanical and design issues contributed to the crash of a Lion Air 737 MAX jet last October Indonesian investigators told victims families in a briefing on Wednesday ahead of the release of a final report http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-indonesia-crash-families/lion-air-families-told-737-max-design-flaws-linked-to-deadly-crash-idUSKBN1X20EJ2019-10-24
Even with record low unemployment the Federal Reserve was expected to cut rates at its Oct NegativeBENGALURU The recent truce in the U.S.China trade war is not an economic turning point and has done nothing to reduce a significant risk that the United States could slip into recession in the next two years a Reuters poll of economists found http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-usa-economy-poll/u-s-china-trade-reprieve-makes-no-dent-on-recession-chances-reuters-poll-idUSKBN1X30062019-10-24
France said in October 2018 there was no doubt Irans intelligence ministry was behind a June plot to attack the NCRIs annual rally outside Paris NegativeTIRANA Albanian police foiled a number of planned attacks last year by Iranian agents against an exiled Iranian opposition group living in Albania a senior officer said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-albania-iran/albania-says-it-foiled-iranian-plot-to-attack-exiled-dissidents-idUSKBN1X22CZ2019-10-24
LONDON Oct 23 As a contender for the U.S. presidency in 2016 former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton was besieged with opposition rumour and conspiracy theories Negativeopinions expressed here are those of the author a columnist for Reuters http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/apps-clinton/column-clinton-does-democrats-no-favour-reviving-russia-conspiracy-talk-peter-apps-idUSL5N27853B2019-10-24
LONDON Oct 23 Confidence in the Lebanese governments ability to service its debt could be further undermined through its plan to force banks to accept a lower interest rate on its debt Moodys warned on Wednesday NegativeLONDON Oct 23 Confidence in the Lebanese governments ability to service its debt could be further undermined through its plan to force banks to accept a lower interest rate on its debt Moodys warned on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/lebanon-protests-moodys/lebanons-reforms-could-hit-confidence-in-ability-to-service-debt-says-moodys-idUSL9N26F04L2019-10-24
LONDON Oct 23 World stock markets struggled on Wednesday as hopes faded that a Brexit deal would be wrapped by next week and a profit warning from Texas Instruments pulled down technology shares NegativeBrexit developments sap share rally pound yanked off http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-shares-sapped-by-tech-problems-and-brexit-snags-idUSL5N2783DK2019-10-24
MEXICO CITY Oct 23 The Mexican Grand Prix will be streamed live and free on Amazon PositiveMEXICO CITY Oct 23 The Mexican Grand Prix will be streamed live and free on Amazon http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/motor-f1-twitch/motor-racing-formula-one-to-live-stream-mexican-gp-on-twitch-idUSL5N2785BS2019-10-24
NEW YORK Oct 23 The dollar and British pound were steady on Wednesday as European Union leaders consider Britains request for a Brexit delay and are expected to grant a threemonth extension to the Oct Positivenew adds analyst changes dateline previous http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-pound-steady-as-eu-considers-granting-brexit-delay-idUSL5N2784RA2019-10-24
OSLO Oct 24 Norwegian Air has struck a deal with Chinas CCB Leasing to take joint ownership of a large fleet of aircraft that the budget carrier has ordered from Airbus Oslolisted Norwegian said on Thursday PositiveOSLO Oct 24 Norwegian Air has struck a deal with Chinas CCB Leasing to take joint ownership of a large fleet of aircraft that the budget carrier has ordered from Airbus Oslolisted Norwegian said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/norwegianair-leasing/norwegian-air-to-jointly-own-airbus-fleet-with-china-construction-bank-idUSFWN27900H2019-10-24
Oct 22 Chipmaker Intel Corp has filed an antitrust lawsuit against a SoftBank Group Corpowned investment company alleging the firm stockpiled patents to hold up technology companies with numerous lawsuits NegativeOct 22 Chipmaker Intel Corp has filed an antitrust lawsuit against a SoftBank Group Corpowned investment company alleging the firm stockpiled patents to hold up technology companies with numerous lawsuits http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/intel-softbank/intel-files-antitrust-case-against-softbank-backed-firm-over-patent-practices-idUSL2N2771AY2019-10-24
Oct 23 European shares dipped for the first time this week on Wednesday as warnings from Texas Instruments raised concerns about the global microchip industry while UK lawmakers hit the pause button on Britains exit from the European Union Negativeto remove reference to Covestros profit outlook in paragraph 11 http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/corrected-update-1-tech-stocks-weigh-on-europe-brexit-delay-looms-idUSL3N2781V22019-10-24
Oct 23 European shares struggled to make headway on Wednesday as investor concerns about a further delay to Britains departure from the EU offset gains for Londons exporterheavy FTSE 100 from a weaker pound and some decent corporate earnings NegativeTexas Instruments warning hits chipmakers http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/update-2-european-shares-nudge-up-earnings-a-mixed-bag-idUSL3N2783202019-10-24
Oct 23 Microsoft Corps Azure cloud services grew more slowly in its first quarter even as profit and revenue beat estimates the company said on Wednesday a sign that competition is picking up in its fastestgrowing business Positivefirst paragraph to say first instead of second http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/microsoft-results/corrected-update-2-microsofts-cloud-business-slows-casts-shadow-over-results-idUSL3N27848C2019-10-24
Oct 24 The following are the top stories in the Wall Street Journal PositiveOct 24 The following are the top stories in the Wall Street Journal http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/press-digest-wsj/press-digest-wall-street-journal-oct-24-idUSL3N2791AH2019-10-24
Oct 24 The following are the top stories on the New York Times business pages PositiveOct 24 The following are the top stories on the New York Times business pages http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/press-digest-nyt/press-digest-new-york-times-business-news-oct-24-idUSL3N2791BB2019-10-24
Others such as the gunman who killed 59 people in Las Vegas in October 2017 do not appear to have any ideological affiliation NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. Attorney General William Barr on Wednesday announced a new effort to prevent mass shootings through courtordered counseling and supervision of potentially violent individuals http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-justice-shooting/u-s-attorney-general-calls-for-counseling-intervention-to-prevent-mass-shootings-idUSKBN1X21V32019-10-24
TOKYO Oct 23 Apple Inc supplier Japan Display Inc said on Wednesday that concerns about immediate cash shortfall have been resolved as a which a source familiar with the matter said is Apple has agreed to shorten a payment period NegativeTOKYO Oct 23 Apple Inc supplier Japan Display Inc said on Wednesday that concerns about immediate cash shortfall have been resolved as a which a source familiar with the matter said is Apple has agreed to shorten a payment period http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/japan-display-funding/apple-supplier-japan-display-says-client-has-promised-additional-support-idUST9N26P0372019-10-24
The company is scheduled to report thirdquarter results on Oct NeutralEuropean shares dipped for the first time this week on Wednesday as warnings from Texas Instruments raised concerns about the global microchip industry while UK lawmakers hit the pause button on Britains exit from the European Union http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-europe-stocks/tech-stocks-weigh-on-europe-brexit-delay-looms-idUSKBN1X20PF2019-10-24
Things could change very quickly today depending on the EU Cole said referring to how much EU leaders would be prepared to extend the Brexit deadline beyond Oct PositiveBrexit developments sap share rally pound yanked off http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-shares-sapped-by-tech-problems-and-brexit-snags-idUSL5N2783DK2019-10-24
WASHINGTON Oct 23 Republican and Democratic U.S. senators asked the State Department on Wednesday to quickly provide a visa so that the commander of the Kurdishled Syrian Democratic Forces could visit the United states to discuss the situation in the country PositiveWASHINGTON Oct 23 Republican and Democratic U.S. senators asked the State Department on Wednesday to quickly provide a visa so that the commander of the Kurdishled Syrian Democratic Forces could visit the United states to discuss the situation in the country http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/syria-security-turkey-general/u-s-senators-want-quick-visa-for-kurdish-general-amid-syria-crisis-idUSL2N2781OS2019-10-24
WASHINGTON October 22 story has been refiled to correct headline to say software rather than robotics first paragraph to clarify that the Olis software would run on a Maxar robotic arm paragraphs 2 and 3 to state that the robotic arm belongs to Maxar and paragraph 4 to remove reference to Olis building the robotic PositiveWASHINGTON October 22 story has been refiled to correct headline to say software rather than robotics first paragraph to clarify that the Olis software would run on a Maxar robotic arm paragraphs 2 and 3 to state that the robotic arm belongs to Maxar and paragraph 4 to remove reference to Olis building the robotic http://www.reuters.com/news/sciencehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-space-exploration-maxar-robotics/u-s-tech-firm-maxar-taps-startups-software-for-moon-mission-idUSKBN1X201M2019-10-24
But it now seems unlikely that Britain will crash out of the EU on Oct NegativeTOKYO U.S. stock futures and Asian shares slipped on Wednesday as revenue warnings from Texas Instruments raised worries about the global tech sector and after British lawmakers forced the government to hit the pause button on the latest Brexit deal http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/asia-shares-slip-on-brexit-snag-texas-instruments-revenue-woes-idUSKBN1X202O2019-10-23
Earlier on Tuesday the British Parliament rejected Prime Minister Boris Johnsons proposed timetable to pass Brexit legislation making ratification of his deal by the Oct NeutralPARIS France is ready to grant an additional few days in order to facilitate the vote on Brexit legislation but rules out any extension beyond that a diplomatic source said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-france-brexit/france-to-review-purely-technical-brexit-delay-at-end-of-week-diplomatic-source-idUSKBN1X12L62019-10-23
Markets focus on Fed talks on Oct PositiveMarkets focus on Fed talks on Oct http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-precious/precious-gold-moves-sideways-as-investors-seek-clarity-on-brexit-trade-war-idUSL3N2780II2019-10-23
NEW YORK Oct 22 Stocks on world markets declined with the 500 turning lower and the pound weakened on Tuesday after British lawmakers rejected the governments proposed timetable for passing legislation to ratify a deal over Britains exit from the European Union NegativeSterling down http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-pound-stocks-slip-lawmakers-reject-brexit-law-timetable-idUSL2N2771C52019-10-23
Nairobi October 22 The five mothers sat in a bright blue room in Kenyas largest maternity hospital waiting to pump breast milk but not for their own newborns PositiveNairobi October 22 The five mothers sat in a bright blue room in Kenyas largest maternity hospital waiting to pump breast milk but not for their own newborns http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-kenya-milk-bank/kenya-launches-first-breast-milk-bank-to-help-newborns-idUSKBN1X11392019-10-23
Oct 22 European shares inched lower on Tuesday as investors sifted through a mixed bag of corporate earnings and eyed latest developments on U.S.China trade talks and Britains progress towards some form of orderly departure from the European Union Negativedirection of move in http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/corrected-european-shares-dip-after-flood-of-earnings-idUSL3N27719W2019-10-23
Oct 22 The time may not be far off when more adults need diapers than babies as the population grows older potentially a huge opportunity for manufacturers of incontinence products if they can lift the stigma that has long constrained sales Positivewith no changes to http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/diapers-adults/rpt-focus-diaper-rush-conquering-a-9-bln-market-no-one-wants-to-talk-about-idUSL5N2775672019-10-23
Oct 22 Verizon Communications Inc said on Tuesday it will offer unlimited wireless and broadband customers a free oneyear subscription to Walt Disney Cos soontobelaunched streaming service PositiveOct 22 Verizon Communications Inc said on Tuesday it will offer unlimited wireless and broadband customers a free oneyear subscription to Walt Disney Cos soontobelaunched streaming service http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/verizon-disney/verizon-to-offer-free-subscription-of-disney-for-some-customers-idUSL3N2772QT2019-10-23
Oct 23 Gold prices were steady on Wednesday as investors awaited more clarity on the Brexit and the U.S.China trade war but a rally in the bond markets provided modest support to the bullion PositiveMarkets focus on Fed talks on Oct http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-precious/precious-gold-moves-sideways-as-investors-seek-clarity-on-brexit-trade-war-idUSL3N2780II2019-10-23
Oct 23 The following are some of the factors that may move German stocks on NeutralOct 23 The following are some of the factors that may move German stocks on http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/germany-stocks-factors/german-stocks-factors-to-watch-on-october-23-idUSL5N2772DX2019-10-23
Oct 23 The following are the top stories in the Wall Street Journal PositiveOct 23 The following are the top stories in the Wall Street Journal http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/press-digest-wsj/press-digest-wall-street-journal-oct-23-idUSL3N2781392019-10-23
On trade talks with China Ross said China was following through in good on assurances given earlier in October to press ahead with large purchases of U.S. farm products PositiveU.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross has suggested in an interview with the Financial Times that new negotiations with the European Union could be an alternative to imposing tariffs on automotive imports next month http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-usa-trade-eu/u-s-commerce-secretary-says-eu-talks-could-be-alternative-to-auto-import-tariffs-financial-times-idUSKBN1X20BZ2019-10-23
PRINCE SULTAN AIR BASE Oct 22 U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper said on Tuesday that Washington aimed to bring U.S. troops withdrawing from Syria back to the United States and not for them to stay in Iraq NeutralPRINCE SULTAN AIR BASE Oct 22 U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper said on Tuesday that Washington aimed to bring U.S. troops withdrawing from Syria back to the United States and not for them to stay in Iraq http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/syria-security-iraq-pentagon/u-s-aim-is-for-troops-pulling-out-of-syria-to-leave-iraq-eventually-pentagon-chief-idUSL2N27709Z2019-10-23
Renault which said last week it was reviewing some midterm targets is due to release more details about its third quarter performance on Oct PositivePARIS Renault Chairman JeanDominique Senard is determined to get the carmakers alliance with Japans Nissan http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-renault-fiat/renault-chairman-vows-to-get-nissan-alliance-back-on-track-next-year-idUSKBN1X10GN2019-10-23
SINGAPORE Oct 23 Teekay LNGs liquefied natural gas tanker venture the Yamal LNG Joint Venture is no longer subject to U.S. sanctions after a change of ownership at its partner China LNG Shipping Ltd Teekay companies said late on Tuesday PositiveSINGAPORE Oct 23 Teekay LNGs liquefied natural gas tanker venture the Yamal LNG Joint Venture is no longer subject to U.S. sanctions after a change of ownership at its partner China LNG Shipping Ltd Teekay companies said late on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/lng-shipping/yamal-lng-tanker-jv-no-longer-under-sanctions-after-ownership-change-idUSL3N2780O62019-10-23
Similar factors were behind deadly civil unrest in Iraq in early October NegativeAnother day another protest http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-global-protests/season-of-discontent-protests-flare-around-the-world-idUSKBN1X127J2019-10-23
TOKYO Oct 23 Japans Nikkei share average was little changed on Wednesday running out of steam after climbing to a high with weak chiprelated stocks preventing further gains after disappointing results from Texas Instruments NegativeTOKYO Oct 23 Japans Nikkei share average was little changed on Wednesday running out of steam after climbing to a high with weak chiprelated stocks preventing further gains after disappointing results from Texas Instruments http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/japan-stocks-midday/nikkei-holds-near-10-1-2-mth-high-chip-related-stocks-weak-idUSL3N2780RQ2019-10-23
TOKYO Oct 23 Shares of SoftBank Group Corp fell in morning trade on Wednesday as the tech conglomerate agreed to spend more than billion to take over beleaguered officespace sharing startup WeWork adding to its financial pressures NegativeSoftBank gains stake but not control of WeWork http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/wework-softbank-group-stocks/update-2-softbank-shares-fall-as-wework-deal-adds-to-financial-strains-idUSL3N2780792019-10-23
The Equipment Leasing Finance Foundation ELFAs nonprofit affiliate said its monthly confidence index in October is 51 PositiveU.S. companies borrowing to spend on capital investments rose in September from a year earlier the Equipment Leasing and Finance Association said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-usa-economy-elfa/u-s-business-borrowing-for-equipment-rises-18-in-september-elfa-idUSKBN1X12CU2019-10-23
The company added that the Los AngelesLondon route will operate as scheduled until October 2020 and no tickets had been sold beyond the date NeutralIn May it had placed an order for eight Boeing 78710 Dreamliner jets worth http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-air-new-zealand-routes/air-new-zealand-to-start-non-stop-auckland-to-new-york-route-in-2020-idUSKBN1X12B22019-10-23
The offer period is expected to begin by endOctober subject to approval from German financial watchdog Bafin AMS said PositiveWe expect to have a agreement in place before the offer Everke told reporters on an investors call describing ongoing discussions with Osram management as constructive http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-osram-licht-m-a-ams/ams-seeks-cooperation-deal-with-osram-before-making-new-bid-idUSKBN1X10X32019-10-23
ABIDJAN Lighter rains mixed with sunshine across most of Ivory Coasts cocoagrowing regions will boost the OctobertoMarch main crop after weeks of heavy rain caused disease to spread farmers said on Monday PositiveABIDJAN Lighter rains mixed with sunshine across most of Ivory Coasts cocoagrowing regions will boost the OctobertoMarch main crop after weeks of heavy rain caused disease to spread farmers said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-cocoa-ivorycoast-weather/ivory-coast-dry-spell-sun-to-improve-cocoa-main-crop-farmers-idUSKBN1X01QI2019-10-22
Bercow said however the government could still secure ratification for the deal by Oct PositiveLONDON Sterling traded around http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-sterling-open/pound-holds-near-1-3-as-brexit-deal-vote-blocked-idUSKBN1X00T52019-10-22
In July British lawmakers in London voted overwhelmingly to compel the government to overhaul the laws if Belfasts devolved executive was not restored by midnight on Oct NegativeBELFAST Campaigners who fought for decades to end Northern Irelands samesex marriage ban and restrictions on abortion gathered in Belfast on Monday to prepare for a momentous change to the laws on both at the stroke of midnight http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-nireland-abortion/northern-ireland-prepares-for-momentous-abortion-same-sex-marriage-changes-idUSKBN1X00G72019-10-22
John agree on Trumps awful decision but what could the Senate do to stop Pierre Delecto tweeted in reply to Twitter user on Oct NegativeRepublican Senator Mitt Romney has admitted to using a secret Twitter account under the pseudonym Pierre to follow politicians journalists and fan accounts for himself Slate Magazine reported http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-people-romney-twitter/pierre-delecto-mitt-romney-admits-twitter-alter-ego-idUSKBN1X01M52019-10-22
LONDON Oct 21 Ratings agency Fitch put the longterm foreign currency rating of Turkeys Halkbank on rating watch on Monday following U.S. Department of Justice charges of fraud money laundering and Iran sanctions busting NegativeLONDON Oct 21 Ratings agency Fitch put the longterm foreign currency rating of Turkeys Halkbank on rating watch on Monday following U.S. Department of Justice charges of fraud money laundering and Iran sanctions busting http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/turkey-halkbank-rating/fitch-puts-turkeys-halkbank-on-downgrade-warning-after-u-s-charges-idUSS8N26L0392019-10-22
MILAN Oct 21 The board of directors of Telecom Italia has appointed former Bank of Italy Deputy Governor Salvatore Rossi as chairman a person close to the matter said on Monday NeutralMILAN Oct 21 The board of directors of Telecom Italia has appointed former Bank of Italy Deputy Governor Salvatore Rossi as chairman a person close to the matter said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/telecomitalia-chairman/tim-appoints-former-top-bank-of-italy-official-rossi-as-chairman-source-idUSS8N20Z04Q2019-10-22
NEW YORK Oct 21 Shares on world stock indexes mostly rose on Monday as hopes for resolving the U.S.China trade war pushed investors toward riskier assets while the pound was near a high NegativeOil falls http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-climb-on-hopes-for-progress-in-trade-sterling-edges-up-idUSL5N27661Q2019-10-22
NEW YORK Oct 21 The dollar was crawling toward its worst month since January 2018 on Monday as intermittent waves of Brexit optimism pushed the pound to a month high and kept the euros bumper October intact Negativeanalyst changes dateline previous http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-skids-as-brexit-optimism-lifts-pound-and-euro-idUSL5N2765KX2019-10-22
NEW YORK October has been a rough month for short sellers betting against companies at the heart of the opioid crisis although those traders still have paper profits of almost million for the year according to data from financial analytics firm S3 Partners NegativeNEW YORK October has been a rough month for short sellers betting against companies at the heart of the opioid crisis although those traders still have paper profits of almost million for the year according to data from financial analytics firm S3 Partners http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-opioids-shorts/october-brings-losses-for-short-sellers-in-u-s-opioid-related-shares-idUSKBN1X02DW2019-10-22
North Korea has conducted missile tests in recent months including that of a submarinelaunched ballistic missile and broke off the latest workinglevel nuclear talks with the U.S. in early October NegativeBEIJING The United States and South Korea must produce new solutions for the current standoff on the Korean Peninsula a senior North Korean military official said on Monday warning that hostile policies towards Pyongyang would lead to serious consequences http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-defence-northkorea/north-korea-says-u-s-south-korea-must-present-new-solutions-for-conflict-idUSKBN1X00FN2019-10-22
Oct 21 European shares opened slightly higher on Monday indicating that investors remained hopeful that Britain would be able to avoid a disorderly exit from the European Union even as British lawmakers delayed a crucial vote on the withdrawal agreement Positiveto fix typo in first http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/refile-european-shares-nudge-higher-as-brexit-tussle-continues-idUSL3N2761V52019-10-22
Oct 21 Talks to reach a settlement of thousands of lawsuits stemming from the U.S. opioid addiction crisis could resume as soon as Tuesday an attorney for local governments said on Monday NegativeOct 21 Talks to reach a settlement of thousands of lawsuits stemming from the U.S. opioid addiction crisis could resume as soon as Tuesday an attorney for local governments said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/usa-opioids-lawsuit-attorney/opioid-talks-with-teva-distributors-could-resume-tuesday-attorney-idUSL2N27613X2019-10-22
Oct 22 Here are some of the main factors that may affect Swiss stocks on NeutralOct 22 Here are some of the main factors that may affect Swiss stocks on http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/markets-swiss-stocks/swiss-stocks-factors-to-watch-on-oct-22-idUSL2N27609G2019-10-22
Oct 22 Japans Mitsubishi Aircraft Corp is seeking to postpone deliveries of its SpaceJet regional airplane as it battles delays in securing regulatory certification with one option being a sixmonth delay from a mid2020 target date the Nikkei newspaper reported NegativeFirst delivery had been expected in mid2020 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/mhi-aircraft/update-2-deliveries-of-mitsubishis-spacejet-face-fresh-delay-nikkei-idUSL3N2770AZ2019-10-22
Oct 22 The following are the top stories in the Wall Street Journal PositiveOct 22 The following are the top stories in the Wall Street Journal http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/press-digest-wsj/press-digest-wall-street-journal-oct-22-idUSL3N2770QN2019-10-22
Oct 22 The following are the top stories on the New York Times business pages PositiveOct 22 The following are the top stories on the New York Times business pages http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/press-digest-nyt/press-digest-new-york-times-business-news-oct-22-idUSL3N2770S82019-10-22
Oct 22 The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers PositiveOct 22 The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-press-business/press-digest-british-business-oct-22-idUSL3N27700T2019-10-22
Onemonth implied volatility which encompasses the stillrelevant Oct NegativeLONDON Sterling traded around http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-sterling-open/pound-holds-near-1-3-as-brexit-deal-vote-blocked-idUSKBN1X00T52019-10-22
Russia intends to fully comply with the agreed production cut in October though it is reasonable to doubt whether this will actually be Commerzbank analyst Carsten Fritsch said PositiveNEW YORK Oil prices fell nearly on Monday after comments from a U.S. official fed concerns surrounding the U.S.China trade war adding to worries that a slowing global economy would reduce demand for oil http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil/oil-prices-fall-1-as-global-demand-concerns-grow-idUSKBN1X002G2019-10-22
The WTOs Dispute Settlement Body will review the case which dates back to the Obamaera on Oct NegativeGENEVA China is seeking http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-trade-usa-wto/china-asks-wto-for-2-4-billion-sanctions-against-u-s-in-latest-clash-idUSKBN1X00W72019-10-22
The government has reiterated that Britain will leave the EU on Oct 31 NegativeLONDON Sterling traded around http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-sterling-open/pound-holds-near-1-3-as-brexit-deal-vote-blocked-idUSKBN1X00T52019-10-22
The potential power cutoffs will be significantly than the Oct 912 PSPS event the company said PositiveCorp said it was considering more power cutoffs which would be much smaller than the recent outage as the bankrupt California power producer warned about severe weather risks later this week http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire-pg-e/pge-plans-more-power-cutoffs-warns-of-severe-weather-this-week-idUSKBN1X00G92019-10-22
Trump last week said he hopes that the first phase of a trade deal announced earlier in October will be signed by the middle of next month PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday said efforts to end a U.S. trade war with China were going well as the worlds two largest economies continued to battle over trade and politics across the world despite heralding a longawaited truce this month http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-trade/trump-praises-u-s-china-trade-talks-as-beijing-seeks-billions-in-wto-case-against-u-s-idUSKBN1X01V52019-10-22
1 and has risen nine basis points from Oct PositiveTOKYO Oct 21 Japanese government bond prices eased on Monday with the benchmark 10year yield hitting twoandahalfmonth highs extending their retreat since earlier this month on hopes of a SinoU.S. trade deal and receding expectations of a Bank of Japan easing http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/japan-bonds/long-dated-jgbs-ease-10-year-yield-hits-2-1-2-month-high-idUSL3N27619Y2019-10-21
BEIRUT Oct 18 Lebanon is closer to a financial crisis than at any time since at least the wartorn 1980s as allies investors and this week nationwide protests pile pressure on the government to tackle a corrupt system and enact longpromised reforms Negativeitem that first ran on http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/lebanon-economy-crisis/lebanon-pushed-to-the-brink-faces-reckoning-over-graft-idUSL5N2735JP2019-10-21
In his own signed letter to Tusk Johnson said he was confident that the process of getting the legislation through Britains parliament would be completed before Oct PositiveLONDON The British government insisted on Sunday the country will leave the European Union on Oct http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-britain-eu/brexit-will-happen-on-oct-31-despite-pms-unsigned-delay-request-uk-says-idUSKBN1WY0Q62019-10-21
Its shares will be priced on Oct NeutralHONG KONG ESR Cayman Ltd http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-esr-ipo/warburg-pincus-backed-esr-relaunches-larger-hk-ipo-of-up-to-1-45-billion-idUSKBN1X00262019-10-21
LONDON The British government insisted on Sunday the country will leave the European Union on Oct NegativeLONDON The British government insisted on Sunday the country will leave the European Union on Oct http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-britain-eu/brexit-will-happen-on-oct-31-despite-pms-unsigned-delay-request-uk-says-idUSKBN1WY0Q62019-10-21
Muilenburg who was stripped of his chairman title by the companys board nine days ago is set to testify before the committee on Oct NeutralBoeing Co said on Sunday it understood the outcry over leaked messages from a former test pilot over erratic software behavior on its 737 MAX jet two years before recent crashes and added it was still investigating what they meant http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-ethiopia-airline-boeing/boeing-expresses-regret-over-ex-pilots-737-max-messages-faults-simulator-idUSKBN1WZ0MA2019-10-21
NEW YORK Oct 20 Thomson Reuters Corp has begun searching for a successor to Chief Executive Officer Jim Smith who oversaw the sale of a majority stake in the news and information providers financialdata business to a Blackstone Group Incled consortium last year the Financial Times reported on Sunday NeutralNEW YORK Oct 20 Thomson Reuters Corp has begun searching for a successor to Chief Executive Officer Jim Smith who oversaw the sale of a majority stake in the news and information providers financialdata business to a Blackstone Group Incled consortium last year the Financial Times reported on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/thomsonreuters-ceo/thomson-reuters-searching-for-ceo-smiths-successor-ft-idUSL2N2750A92019-10-21
Oct 21 Here are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers PositiveOct 21 Here are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-press-business/press-digest-british-business-oct-21-idUSL3N2751H92019-10-21
SHANGHAI Oct 21 China on Monday unexpectedly kept unchanged its new benchmark lending rate for the first time since its debut in August suggesting Beijing is keen to avoid overly loosening monetary policy for fear it may push up alreadyhigh debt levels across the economy NegativeSHANGHAI Oct 21 China on Monday unexpectedly kept unchanged its new benchmark lending rate for the first time since its debut in August suggesting Beijing is keen to avoid overly loosening monetary policy for fear it may push up alreadyhigh debt levels across the economy http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/china-economy-rates/china-unexpectedly-keeps-lpr-lending-benchmark-unchanged-in-oct-idUSB9N24K02E2019-10-21
SYDNEY Oct 21 Australias biggest newspapers were expected to run front pages on Monday made up to appear heavily redacted to protest against recent legislation that restricts press freedoms a rare show of unity by the usually tribal media industry NegativeSYDNEY Oct 21 Australias biggest newspapers were expected to run front pages on Monday made up to appear heavily redacted to protest against recent legislation that restricts press freedoms a rare show of unity by the usually tribal media industry http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/australia-security-media/australian-newspapers-unite-in-protest-against-media-restrictions-idUSL3N27317N2019-10-21
TOKYO Oct 21 Asian stocks were steady in a cautious start to the week on Monday while the British pound fell following a delay to a crucial vote on Britains divorce from the European Union NeutralBrexit confusion keeps some investors sidelined http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-asian-share-markets-cautious-pound-stumbles-on-brexit-drama-idUSL3N2750S72019-10-21
TOKYO Oct 21 Japanese stocks held firm on Monday though uncertainty about Britains exit from the European Union kept many investors on the sidelines PositiveTOKYO Oct 21 Japanese stocks held firm on Monday though uncertainty about Britains exit from the European Union kept many investors on the sidelines http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/japan-stocks-midday/japanese-shares-tick-up-but-brexit-concerns-cap-idUSL3N2760T82019-10-21
The British government has insisted Brexit will take place on Oct NeutralOct 21 Gold prices held ground above an ounce in early Asian trade on Monday as uncertainties swirled over Brexit delay though a firmer dollar weighed on the safehaven metal http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-precious/precious-gold-holds-steady-above-1490-on-brexit-uncertainties-idUSL3N2760872019-10-21
The British government insists Brexit will take place on Oct NeutralTOKYO Asian stocks edged higher on Monday as Chinese shares reversed early losses due to hopes for progress in resolving the U.S.China trade war and expectations for greater investment inflows into Hong Kong http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/asian-shares-edge-higher-pound-stumbles-on-brexit-drama-idUSKBN1X001T2019-10-21
UK says Brexit will happen on Oct NeutralSterling falls 0 http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-sterling-slips-from-5-mth-high-after-brexit-plan-hits-snag-idUSL3N2750AT2019-10-21
We are going to leave by October 31 NegativeLONDON The British government insisted on Sunday the country will leave the European Union on Oct http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-britain-eu/brexit-will-happen-on-oct-31-despite-pms-unsigned-delay-request-uk-says-idUSKBN1WY0Q62019-10-21
After a sixweek campaign Canadians vote on Oct NeutralOTTAWA In the absence of an overriding narrative dirty tactics and awkward moments characterized Canadas official campaign making it a bumpy ride into Mondays federal election http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-canada-election-trail/dirty-tactics-and-awkward-moments-dominate-canadas-meandering-campaign-idUSKBN1WY0HP2019-10-20
At an October leaders debate one man showed up dressed as Captain America holding a sign that Make Andrew Canadian PositiveOTTAWA In the absence of an overriding narrative dirty tactics and awkward moments characterized Canadas official campaign making it a bumpy ride into Mondays federal election http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-canada-election-trail/dirty-tactics-and-awkward-moments-dominate-canadas-meandering-campaign-idUSKBN1WY0HP2019-10-20
BEIRUT Oct 20 Lebanons banks will remain closed on Monday due to nationwide protests the Association of Banks in Lebanon announced on Sunday according to the countrys state news agency NegativeBEIRUT Oct 20 Lebanons banks will remain closed on Monday due to nationwide protests the Association of Banks in Lebanon announced on Sunday according to the countrys state news agency http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/lebanon-protests-banks/lebanon-banks-to-stay-closed-on-monday-due-to-protests-state-news-agency-idUSS8N26P03Z2019-10-20
FRANKFURT Oct 20 German flight attendants union UFO on Sunday said it would stage an allday strike at smaller German divisions of airline group Lufthansa in an escalating row over workers pay and pensions NegativeLufthansa http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/lufthansa-strike-union/lufthansa-cabin-crew-union-stages-all-day-strike-at-smaller-airlines-idUSL5N2750632019-10-20
In October 2017 Cohen passed along that Arbys Restaurant Group was interested in acquiring Buffalo Wild Wings the SEC said prompting additional trades NegativeA lawyer for Cohen did not immediately respond to a request for comment http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-goldman-sachs-insidertrading/goldman-sachs-investment-banker-charged-in-insider-trading-scheme-idUSKBN1WY0QD2019-10-20
Iraq is in the midst of a political crisis as mass protests have led to more than 100 deaths and 6000 injuries during the week starting Oct NegativeABOARD A U.S. MILITARY AIRCRAFT U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper said on Saturday that all of the nearly 1000 troops withdrawing from northern Syria are expected to move to western Iraq to continue the campaign against Islamic State militants and to help defend Iraq http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-syria-security-usa/all-u-s-troops-withdrawing-from-syria-expected-to-go-to-western-iraq-pentagon-chief-idUSKBN1WZ01S2019-10-20
LONDON Oct 20 Britains opposition Labour Party will try to amend legislation to ratify Prime Minister Boris Johnsons Brexit deal the partys finance spokesman John McDonnell said on Sunday PositiveLONDON Oct 20 Britains opposition Labour Party will try to amend legislation to ratify Prime Minister Boris Johnsons Brexit deal the partys finance spokesman John McDonnell said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-eu-mcdonnell/uks-labour-will-try-to-amend-brexit-deal-legislation-finance-spokesman-idUSS8N26806K2019-10-20
Markets are rife with speculation the BOJ could ease at its Oct NeutralWASHINGTON The Bank of Japan will reduce short to mediumterm interest rates if it needed to ease monetary policy Governor Haruhiko Kuroda said suggesting that deepening negative rates will be the primary tool to fight heightening overseas risks http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-imf-worldbank-boj-exclusive/exclusive-kuroda-says-boj-can-certainly-cut-short-term-rates-if-it-were-to-ease-idUSKBN1WY0QT2019-10-20
On Friday Japans Cabinet Office which helps coordinate government policy downgraded its assessment of factory output in October NegativeWASHINGTON The collateral damage of the United States trade wars is being felt from the fjords of Iceland to the auto factories of Japan http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-imf-worldbank-trade/fallout-from-trumps-trade-wars-felt-by-economies-around-the-world-idUSKBN1WY0PZ2019-10-20
Sanders 78 the oldest candidate in the crowded Democratic field has bounced back rapidly since the Oct NeutralNEW YORK U.S. presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders returned to the campaign trail in New York City on Saturday three weeks after suffering a heart attack and pledged to resume at full throttle his battle against the business and political establishment including members of his own Democratic Party http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-sanders/bernie-sanders-draws-thousands-to-rally-in-new-york-in-comeback-from-heart-attack-idUSKBN1WY0QY2019-10-20
Under the accord reached between the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and allied producers Russia has agreed to reduce output by 228000 bpd from an October 2018 baseline PositiveMOSCOW Russia produced more oil in September than envisaged by a global deal due to an increase in gas condensate output as the country prepared for winter local news agencies reported on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-oil-russia-output/russia-says-it-missed-oil-deal-target-due-to-rise-in-gas-condensate-output-idUSKBN1WZ07A2019-10-20
WASHINGTON Oct 19 Chinas top central banker said on Saturday that potential escalation of trade tensions and policy uncertainty were the major risk factors facing the world economy and market forces were keeping Chinas yuan at an appropriate level NegativeWASHINGTON Oct 19 Chinas top central banker said on Saturday that potential escalation of trade tensions and policy uncertainty were the major risk factors facing the world economy and market forces were keeping Chinas yuan at an appropriate level http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/imf-worldbank-china/chinas-central-bank-chief-says-trade-tensions-major-risk-to-global-economy-idUSL2N2740C82019-10-20
Boeing chief executive Dennis Muillenburg will testify before the Senate Commerce Committee on Oct NeutralWASHINGTON The chairman of the U.S. House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee on Friday said Boeing Co must shakeup its management team and Congress must reform how new airplanes are certified following the disclosure of internal messages about the 737 MAX involved in two deadly crashes http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airline-congress/senior-u-s-lawmaker-says-boeing-must-shake-up-management-after-737-max-crashes-idUSKBN1WX2HB2019-10-19
Both sides are trying to finalize a meeting between Lee and Abe on Oct PositiveSEOUL South Koreas Prime Minister Lee Nakyon is expected to meet Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe next Thursday in what would be the highestlevel talks between the two countries since Tokyo imposed export curbs in a deepening trade and diplomatic spat Seoul officials said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-southkorea-japan/south-korean-pm-likely-to-meet-japans-abe-next-week-amid-strained-ties-idUSKBN1WX0V02019-10-19
Brexit is planned for Oct PositiveSince the Brexit vote in 2016 Britain has leapfrogged the United States to become the largest center for trading interest rate swaps http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-lse-outlook/lse-gets-earnings-boost-ahead-of-refinitiv-deal-vote-idUSKBN1WX0K12019-10-19
Dallas Federal Reserve bank president Robert Kaplan said at an event in Washington that he is currently about a third rate in October NeutralIn their last public comments before the Federal Reserves next interestrate decision U.S. central bankers on Friday left the door open to a further reduction in borrowing costs as they continue to assess how household spending the main driver of U.S. economic growth is holding up http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-usa-fed/feds-clarida-keeps-rate-cut-door-open-others-less-sure-idUSKBN1WX1SK2019-10-19
Even though Johnson believes this can be achieved by Oct PositiveLONDON Prime Minister Boris Johnson puts his lastminute Brexit deal to a vote in an extraordinary sitting of the British parliament on Saturday a day of reckoning that could decide the course of the United Kingdoms departure from the European Union http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-eu/brexit-day-of-reckoning-parliament-to-vote-on-johnsons-deal-idUSKBN1WX2M22019-10-19
If he fails Johnson will face the humiliation of Brexit unraveling after repeatedly promising that he would get it done do or by Oct NegativeLONDON Prime Minister Boris Johnson puts his lastminute Brexit deal to a vote in an extraordinary sitting of the British parliament on Saturday a day of reckoning that could decide the course of the United Kingdoms departure from the European Union http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-eu/brexit-day-of-reckoning-parliament-to-vote-on-johnsons-deal-idUSKBN1WX2M22019-10-19
KONG Oct 18 China has banned the bulk shipment of black clothing and other items popularly used by Hong Kong protesters to the city staff at Chinese courier firms said as authorities grapple with often violent antigovernment protests that have gripped the city NegativeKONG Oct 18 China has banned the bulk shipment of black clothing and other items popularly used by Hong Kong protesters to the city staff at Chinese courier firms said as authorities grapple with often violent antigovernment protests that have gripped the city http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/hongkong-protests-couriers/china-stops-couriers-from-shipping-black-clothing-to-hong-kong-amid-protests-idUSL5N27318B2019-10-19
LONDON Oct 18 The euro was hovering on Friday around the sevenweek high it reached against the U.S. dollar on Thursday amid hopes that a Brexit deal between Britain and the European Union could prevent an economic recession in the euro zone PositiveDollar steady against major currencies http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-brexit-deal-helps-keep-euro-close-to-7-week-high-idUSL5N2732IJ2019-10-19
LONDON Oct 18 World stocks flatlined after China posted its weakest growth in nearly three decades on Friday while the dollar headed for its worst week in almost four months having been pummelled by pound and euro Brexit rallies NegativeEuropean shares choppy in morning trading after Asia slips http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-shares-sapped-by-poor-china-growth-dollar-gets-weekly-mauling-idUSL5N2733FE2019-10-19
Lee is scheduled to visit Tokyo for Oct PositiveSEOUL South Koreas Prime Minister Lee Nakyon is expected to meet Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe next Thursday in what would be the highestlevel talks between the two countries since Tokyo imposed export curbs in a deepening trade and diplomatic spat Seoul officials said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-southkorea-japan/south-korean-pm-likely-to-meet-japans-abe-next-week-amid-strained-ties-idUSKBN1WX0V02019-10-19
MOSCOW The Russian central bank is ready to act more when cutting interest rates Governor Elvira Nabiullina said increasing the chances the banks key rate will be lowered by more than 25 basis points as soon as the end of October NeutralMOSCOW The Russian central bank is ready to act more when cutting interest rates Governor Elvira Nabiullina said increasing the chances the banks key rate will be lowered by more than 25 basis points as soon as the end of October http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-russia-cenbank-rates/russian-central-bank-chief-says-can-cut-rates-more-decisively-idUSKBN1WX14O2019-10-19
Money markets are pricing in an chance of a U.S. interest rate cut at the Oct NegativeEuropean shares choppy in morning trading after Asia slips http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-shares-sapped-by-poor-china-growth-dollar-gets-weekly-mauling-idUSL5N2733FE2019-10-19
Money markets are pricing in an chance of a cut at the Oct NegativeDollar steady against major currencies http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-brexit-deal-helps-keep-euro-close-to-7-week-high-idUSL5N2732IJ2019-10-19
VIENNA Oct 18 Austrian sensor company AMS launched a new takeover bid for Germany Osram Licht offering 41 euros a share and setting a lower minimum acceptance threshold of for the deal to go through PositiveVIENNA Oct 18 Austrian sensor company AMS launched a new takeover bid for Germany Osram Licht offering 41 euros a share and setting a lower minimum acceptance threshold of for the deal to go through http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/osram-licht-ma-ams/ams-launches-new-takeover-for-osram-at-41-euros-per-share-idUSFWN2730DH2019-10-19
WASHINGTON Oct 18 Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda said on Friday the central bank could ease monetary policy further if needed as it still had tools available to prop up economic growth PositiveWASHINGTON Oct 18 Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda said on Friday the central bank could ease monetary policy further if needed as it still had tools available to prop up economic growth http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/imf-worldbank-g20-boj/kuroda-says-boj-could-ease-policy-more-still-has-tools-available-idUST9N1UH02B2019-10-19
WASHINGTON Oct 18 Lawyers for U.S. President Trump and his reelection campaign have threatened to sue CNN for what it said was falsely advertising itself as a news organization calling on executives to first discuss an appropriate to the matter that would include a payment to cover damages NegativeWASHINGTON Oct 18 Lawyers for U.S. President Trump and his reelection campaign have threatened to sue CNN for what it said was falsely advertising itself as a news organization calling on executives to first discuss an appropriate to the matter that would include a payment to cover damages http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/usa-trump-cnn/trump-threatens-to-sue-cnn-seeks-substantial-payment-over-damages-letter-idUSL2N27317G2019-10-19
WASHINGTON Oct 18 Vast troves of consumer data collected by big technology companies allow them to gain a competitive edge and pose a threat to competition Federal Trade Commissions Rohit Chopra said on Friday NeutralWASHINGTON Oct 18 Vast troves of consumer data collected by big technology companies allow them to gain a competitive edge and pose a threat to competition Federal Trade Commissions Rohit Chopra said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/tech-antitrust/ftc-official-says-data-collection-allows-big-tech-to-hurt-competition-idUSL3N27243H2019-10-19
We believe the regulator may go big and cut the key rate by 50 basis points on Oct NegativeMOSCOW The Russian central bank is ready to act more when cutting interest rates Governor Elvira Nabiullina said increasing the chances the banks key rate will be lowered by more than 25 basis points as soon as the end of October http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-russia-cenbank-rates/russian-central-bank-chief-says-can-cut-rates-more-decisively-idUSKBN1WX14O2019-10-19
Yields wee in early October NeutralMOSCOW The Russian central bank is ready to act more when cutting interest rates Governor Elvira Nabiullina said increasing the chances the banks key rate will be lowered by more than 25 basis points as soon as the end of October http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-russia-cenbank-rates/russian-central-bank-chief-says-can-cut-rates-more-decisively-idUSKBN1WX14O2019-10-19
Agriculture ministry data shows the size of the herd has fallen for 11 consecutive months or since October last year NegativeBEIJING China produced 31 http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-output-meat/china-pork-output-falls-17-2-year-on-year-for-jan-sept-period-stats-bureau-idUSKBN1WX06E2019-10-18
BEIJING Chinas monthly crude steel output slid to a sixmonth low in September official data showed on Friday as mill operations were hit by a raft of restrictions aimed at cutting pollution ahead of parades marking the countrys National Day on Oct NegativeBEIJING Chinas monthly crude steel output slid to a sixmonth low in September official data showed on Friday as mill operations were hit by a raft of restrictions aimed at cutting pollution ahead of parades marking the countrys National Day on Oct http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-output-steel/china-september-steel-output-skids-to-six-month-low-on-anti-pollution-curbs-idUSKBN1WX0992019-10-18
Earnings are now scheduled to be released on Oct PositiveElliott is pressing the telecommunications giant to cut costs make management changes and scale back expansion aspirations in one of its most ambitious investor campaigns to date http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-at-t-elliott/att-elliott-in-talks-after-activist-campaign-launched-sources-idUSKBN1WW34E2019-10-18
Emperor Naruhito 59 who became monarch on May 1 following the abdication of his father Akihito will proclaim his enthronement in an Oct NeutralTOKYO When Japans youngest prince Hisahito visited Bhutan in August on his first overseas trip just months after his uncle Naruhito became emperor his trip was regarded as the debut of a future monarch on the world stage http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-japan-emperor-prince/fate-of-japans-imperial-dynasty-rests-on-shoulders-of-13-year-old-idUSKBN1WX01R2019-10-18
ISTANBUL Oct 18 The Turkish lira firmed against the dollar in early trade on Friday after Turkey agreed to pause its offensive in Syria for five days to let Kurdish forces withdraw from a safe Ankara had sought to capture PositiveISTANBUL Oct 18 The Turkish lira firmed against the dollar in early trade on Friday after Turkey agreed to pause its offensive in Syria for five days to let Kurdish forces withdraw from a safe Ankara had sought to capture http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/turkey-currency/turkish-lira-firms-against-dollar-after-turkey-u-s-deal-on-syria-idUSI7N26U0112019-10-18
It has lost nearly this month making it the worlds worst performer for October NegativeSterling losses gains as Brexit deal cheers nagged by doubts http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-europes-brexit-deal-cheers-dampened-by-familiar-snags-idUSL5N2724TB2019-10-18
Last weeks claims data covered the survey period for the nonfarm payrolls component of Octobers employment report NeutralWASHINGTON U.S. homebuilding tumbled from more than a 12year high in September but singlefamily home construction rose for a fourth straight month suggesting the housing market remains supported by lower mortgage rates even as the economy is slowing http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-usa-economy/u-s-homebuilding-retreats-manufacturing-still-struggling-idUSKBN1WW1QP2019-10-18
NEW Oct 17 India is deliberating potential censorship on streaming platforms such as Netflix and Amazon Prime Video a senior government source told Reuters Negativestory that ran late on Thursday with no changes to http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/india-streaming-regulation/rpt-netflix-and-amazon-face-censorship-threat-in-india-source-idUSL3N27315W2019-10-18
Oct 17 Balkan telecoms and media company United Group B.V. is in discussions to acquire Bulgarias leading telecoms operator Vivacom which went up for sale in July this year two sources familiar with the matter said on Thursday PositiveOct 17 Balkan telecoms and media company United Group B.V. is in discussions to acquire Bulgarias leading telecoms operator Vivacom which went up for sale in July this year two sources familiar with the matter said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/vivacom-ma-united-group/united-group-in-talks-to-buy-bulgarias-vivacom-sources-idUSL3N2723XE2019-10-18
Oct 17 European shares ticked lower in early dealings on Thursday as investors were tense ahead of a twoday European Union summit that will focus on lastgasp efforts to seal a deal on Britains exit from the bloc Negativea live blog on European stocks type in an Eikon news http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/european-shares-slip-on-brexit-anxiety-idUSL3N2721UI2019-10-18
Oct 17 Incs advertising unit Xandr has purchased clypd an audiencebased sales platform for TV advertising according to a source familiar with the matter in a move toward Xandrs stated goal of making TV ads as personally targeted as digital ads NeutralOct 17 Incs advertising unit Xandr has purchased clypd an audiencebased sales platform for TV advertising according to a source familiar with the matter in a move toward Xandrs stated goal of making TV ads as personally targeted as digital ads http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/att-advertising/atts-xandr-purchases-tv-advertising-company-clypd-source-idUSL2N27220E2019-10-18
Oct 18 The following are some of the factors that may move German stocks on NeutralOct 18 The following are some of the factors that may move German stocks on http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/germany-stocks-factors/german-stocks-factors-to-watch-on-october-18-idUSL5N2722XP2019-10-18
Parnas and Fruman who were arrested at Dulles International Airport near Washington last week are scheduled to make their first appearance in federal court in Manhattan on Oct NegativeNEW YORK Two American businessmen charged with conspiring to violate campaign finance laws with former associates of U.S. President Donald Trumps personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani pleaded not guilty on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-whistleblower-giuliani/two-charged-in-campaign-finance-case-with-associates-of-giuliani-plead-not-guilty-idUSKBN1WW2TE2019-10-18
SHANGHAI Oct 18 Asian stocks edged higher on Friday tracking the global lift in sentiment after the UK and the European Union struck a longawaited Brexit deal but concern about the Chinese economy is likely to cap gains with data expected to show weaker growth PositiveMSCI Asia exJapan http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-asian-stocks-track-brexit-deal-cheer-but-china-caution-prevails-idUSL3N27305Y2019-10-18
SINGAPORE Oct 18 Hong Kongs Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd on Friday lowered its expectations for fullyear profit as a result of incredibly conditions in its home market that were expected to persist for the rest of 2019 PositiveSINGAPORE Oct 18 Hong Kongs Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd on Friday lowered its expectations for fullyear profit as a result of incredibly conditions in its home market that were expected to persist for the rest of 2019 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/cathay-pacific-traffic/cathay-pacific-lowers-full-year-profit-expectations-idUSL3N27319X2019-10-18
She had been slated originally to testify on Friday but now appears to be likely to do so on Oct NeutralWASHINGTON A top Pentagon official who oversees policy on Ukraine wont testify on Friday before the congressional committees leading an impeachment inquiry of President Donald Trump but is expected to do so next week two sources told Reuters on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-whistleblower-pentagon/pentagon-official-wont-testify-friday-to-house-impeachment-probe-idUSKBN1WW30W2019-10-18
Streaming video leader Netflix Inc is planning to release around 62 new original productions including films series documentaries and comedy specials from October to December as it braces for the debut of rival services from Apple Inc and Walt Disney Co in November PositiveStreaming video leader Netflix Inc is planning to release around 62 new original productions including films series documentaries and comedy specials from October to December as it braces for the debut of rival services from Apple Inc and Walt Disney Co in November http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-netflix-content/number-of-new-netflix-shows-to-dwarf-those-from-disney-apple-at-launch-idUSKBN1WW2PO2019-10-18
TOKYO Oct 18 Japanese shares inched higher on Friday after hightech companies jumped on upbeat earnings from Taiwans TSMC while the overall sentiment was also underpinned after the European Union and Britain struck a severance deal PositiveTOKYO Oct 18 Japanese shares inched higher on Friday after hightech companies jumped on upbeat earnings from Taiwans TSMC while the overall sentiment was also underpinned after the European Union and Britain struck a severance deal http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/japan-stocks-midday/tech-sector-leads-nikkei-rally-after-brexit-relief-idUSL3N2730N32019-10-18
TOKYO Oct 18 The British pound traded near a fivemonth high against the dollar and the euro after British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and European Union leaders agreed a new deal for Britain to exit the bloc PositiveSterling on the up after new Brexit deal reached http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-sterling-holds-gains-near-5-month-top-on-brexit-deal-but-hurdles-remain-idUSL3N2724ZK2019-10-18
The company which prereleased its thirdquarter trading update said a fuller publication was still planned for Oct PositiveEverything is linked to the market and some disappointment on the action plan launched at the end of Delbos told a conference call http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-renault-results/renault-warns-sales-to-fall-in-2019-as-automakers-struggle-idUSKBN1WW2FO2019-10-18
The government will postpone the parade celebrating the emperors Oct NegativeTOKYO Japans prime minister visited communities on Thursday that were hit by a powerful typhoon while the government said it was postponing a parade for Emperor Naruhitos formal enthronement next week because of the disaster http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-asia-storm-japan-emperor/japans-pm-visits-disaster-zone-government-to-postpone-emperors-parade-idUSKBN1WW08O2019-10-18
The hit could reach 4045 million euros in October he said PositiveThe hit could reach 4045 million euros in October he said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-faurecia-results/gm-strike-hits-french-car-parts-supplier-faurecia-idUSKBN1WW0ED2019-10-18
Two other Lazard bankers Nicolas Constant and Pierre Pasqual left the firm in early October to join an undisclosed U.S. boutique sources told Reuters PositiveYORK Several U.S. boutique investment banks are looking to hire senior staff in Paris in the wake of Britains departure from the EU and have poached bankers from Frances most established advisory firms including Lazard sources told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-boutique-banks-france-m-a/u-s-boutique-banks-woo-french-bankers-in-paris-advisory-push-sources-idUSKBN1WW2LV2019-10-18
Union leaders are giving the 48000 striking workers until Oct PositiveThe United Auto Workers union said on Thursday workers at General Motors Co will stay off the job while they vote on a proposed contract that delivers higher pay for fulltime workers and better terms for temporary workers but allows the automaker to close three U.S. plants http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-autos-labor/uaw-will-keep-gm-strike-going-while-members-vote-on-new-contract-idUSKBN1WW2CL2019-10-18
WASHINGTON Oct 17 Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg said in a speech on Thursday that the social media company had considered banning all political advertising but decided against it erring on the side of greater expression NegativeWASHINGTON Oct 17 Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg said in a speech on Thursday that the social media company had considered banning all political advertising but decided against it erring on the side of greater expression http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/facebook-zuckerberg/facebooks-zuckerberg-says-company-considered-banning-political-ads-idUSL2N2721BQ2019-10-18
WASHINGTON Oct 17 Japanese Finance Minister Taro Aso said on Thursday the government was ready to take fiscal measures flexibly if the economy needed additional support to fend off external risks PositiveWASHINGTON Oct 17 Japanese Finance Minister Taro Aso said on Thursday the government was ready to take fiscal measures flexibly if the economy needed additional support to fend off external risks http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/imf-worldbank-japan/japan-finmin-aso-says-ready-to-take-fiscal-steps-if-needed-idUST9N25Z02C2019-10-18
ANKARA Oct 16 Turkish authorities have arrested 24 people for spreading black on social media about Ankaras military operation in Syria the staterun Anadolu news agency said on Wednesday NegativeANKARA Oct 16 Turkish authorities have arrested 24 people for spreading black on social media about Ankaras military operation in Syria the staterun Anadolu news agency said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/syria-security-turkey-arrest/turkey-arrests-24-over-criticism-of-syria-offensive-news-agency-idUSL5N2712162019-10-17
ANKARA Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan will meet Russian President Vladimir Putin in the Black Sea city of Sochi on Oct PositiveANKARA Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan will meet Russian President Vladimir Putin in the Black Sea city of Sochi on Oct http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-syria-security-turkey-russia-meeting/turkeys-erdogan-to-meet-putin-in-russia-october-22-idUSKBN1WV2LZ2019-10-17
BEIRUT Oct 16 U.S. President Donald Trump did not object to an agreement cut between Kurdishled forces and the Syrian government to protect Syria from a Turkish offensive Syrian Democratic Forces commander Mazloum Kobani said on Wednesday PositiveBEIRUT Oct 16 U.S. President Donald Trump did not object to an agreement cut between Kurdishled forces and the Syrian government to protect Syria from a Turkish offensive Syrian Democratic Forces commander Mazloum Kobani said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/syria-security-turkey-sdf/sdf-commander-says-trump-did-not-oppose-deal-with-damascus-to-fend-off-turkish-offensive-idUSS8N26P03D2019-10-17
BRUSSELS Talks between British and EU negotiators on Brexit will resume in Brussels after a lunch break a UK spokesman said as lastditch efforts dragged on to seal a divorce deal this week before Britain is due to leave the bloc on Oct NegativeBRUSSELS Talks between British and EU negotiators on Brexit will resume in Brussels after a lunch break a UK spokesman said as lastditch efforts dragged on to seal a divorce deal this week before Britain is due to leave the bloc on Oct http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-resuming/eu-british-brexit-talks-to-resume-in-brussels-uk-spokesman-idUSKBN1WV1MB2019-10-17
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has vowed to take Britain out of the EU with or without a deal by the end of October NegativeLONDON Uncertainty surrounding Britains exit from the European Union has hit science funding to the tune of almost half a billion euros and is putting off international researchers from coming to Britain a leading institution said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/news/sciencehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-science/brexit-hits-uk-science-funding-deters-international-researchers-idUSKBN1WV29X2019-10-17
HONG KONG Oct 17 The dollar found support on Thursday having weakened on lacklustre U.S. retail data while the volatile pound was on edge as Britain and the European Union scrambled to secure a lastminute Brexit deal NegativeDollar supported after overnight losses http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-nurses-losses-pounds-fate-tied-to-eu-summit-idUSL3N2715E32019-10-17
He also said finding a deal was extremely difficult but still and added that a or a very short delay to scheduled Brexit date of Oct NegativeBRUSSELS Finnish Prime Minister Antti Rinne said on Wednesday he still hoped for a lastminute Brexit deal so that the European Union and Britain do not descend into a most damaging chaotic split http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-rinne/finnish-pm-hopes-for-brexit-deal-to-avoid-no-deal-split-idUSKBN1WV22Z2019-10-17
If it receives a bid before the deadline Barneys may conduct an auction until Oct PositiveA stalking bid is used as a starting bid or minimally accepted offer that other interested bidders must surpass if they want to buy the company http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-barneys-ny-funding-authentic-brands-b/barneys-enters-deal-to-sell-assets-to-authentic-brands-b-riley-for-271-million-cash-idUSKBN1WW09T2019-10-17
LANGKAWI Malaysia Oct 17 Qatar Airways may convert its 10 orders for the Boeing Co ultralongrange 7778 widebody jet to the larger 7779 depending on the performance of the 7779 the Qatari airlines chief executive said on Thursday PositiveLANGKAWI Malaysia Oct 17 Qatar Airways may convert its 10 orders for the Boeing Co ultralongrange 7778 widebody jet to the larger 7779 depending on the performance of the 7779 the Qatari airlines chief executive said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/boeing-qatar-airways/qatar-airways-may-convert-orders-for-boeing-777-8-jet-to-777-9-ceo-idUSL3N27213J2019-10-17
LOS ANGELES Oct 16 Two years after a sexual harassment scandal roiled Hollywood one of the fastest growing jobs in the entertainment industry is that of the intimacy director PositiveLOS ANGELES Oct 16 Two years after a sexual harassment scandal roiled Hollywood one of the fastest growing jobs in the entertainment industry is that of the intimacy director http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/usa-metoo-intimacy/wanted-intimacy-coordinators-hollywoods-fastest-growing-job-idUSL2N26T1X82019-10-17
Oct 16 European shares dipped on Wednesday after dramatic swings over the past week as uncertainty over the outcome of Londons lastditch Brexit talks with Brussels kept investors on the sidelines Positivea live blog on European stocks type in an Eikon news http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/european-shares-tepid-before-brexit-talks-resume-idUSL3N2711WT2019-10-17
Oct 16 U.S. luxury departmentstore chain Barneys New York Inc has reached an agreement to sell its assets to brand developer Authentic Brands Group and investment bank B. Riley Financial Inc according to a filing on Wednesday PositiveOct 16 U.S. luxury departmentstore chain Barneys New York Inc has reached an agreement to sell its assets to brand developer Authentic Brands Group and investment bank B. Riley Financial Inc according to a filing on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/barneys-ny-funding-authentic-brands-b-ri/barneys-enters-deal-to-sell-assets-to-authentic-brands-b-riley-for-271-mln-cash-idUSFWN2710Y82019-10-17
Oct 16 story corrects typographical error in executives name in paragraph NegativeOct 16 story corrects typographical error in executives name in paragraph http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-palmoil-sustainability/palm-oil-body-to-wield-stick-to-get-consumer-goods-giants-to-go-green-idUSKBN1WV0RT2019-10-17
Oct 17 Gold prices held steady on Thursday as weak United States retail sales data fanned concerns that the countrys economy may be feeling the pinch of the longdrawn trade war with China while palladium held close to a record high hit the previous day NegativeOct 17 Gold prices held steady on Thursday as weak United States retail sales data fanned concerns that the countrys economy may be feeling the pinch of the longdrawn trade war with China while palladium held close to a record high hit the previous day http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/us/article/global-precious/precious-gold-steady-as-disappointing-u-s-retail-sales-weigh-on-risk-appetite-idUSL3N27207R2019-10-17
Oct 17 Here are some of the main factors that may affect Swiss stocks on NeutralOct 17 Here are some of the main factors that may affect Swiss stocks on http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/markets-swiss-stocks/swiss-stocks-factors-to-watch-on-october-17-idUSL5N27128N2019-10-17
Of the 33 Tangshan steelmakers 30 have already halved sintering pelletizing lime kiln and blast furnace operations since Oct NegativeMANILA Benchmark Dalian iron ore futures slumped more than to their lowest in six weeks on Wednesday after Chinas top steelmaking city of Tangshan issued a secondlevel smog alert that requires mills to further limit operations http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-asia-ironore/china-iron-ore-plunges-to-six-week-low-as-demand-outlook-dims-idUSKBN1WV0B12019-10-17
PANAMA CITY Oct 16 Mossack Fonseca a Panamanian law firm at the center of the Panama scandal has filed a lawsuit against Netflix accusing the video streaming heavyweight of defamation in a new movie based on the case and seeking to stop its immanent release Negativespelling of actor Gary Oldmans surname in 3rd paragraph http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/panama-crime-netflix/refile-panama-papers-law-firm-sues-netflix-over-film-based-on-scandal-idUSL2N2711HE2019-10-17
PARIS Oct 16 French investment banker Matthieu Pigasse is on the verge of leaving Lazard financial publication WanSquare reported on Wednesday NegativePARIS Oct 16 French investment banker Matthieu Pigasse is on the verge of leaving Lazard financial publication WanSquare reported on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/lazard-pigasse/leading-banker-pigasse-on-verge-of-leaving-lazard-wansquare-idUSL5N2711J22019-10-17
RCFs offer is set to conclude on Thursday while the Newlat IPO runs until Oct PositiveMILAN Italian luxury yacht maker Ferretti has enlisted Asian investors to help it fully cover its initial stock offering at the low end of a downwardly revised price range a source familiar with the matter said http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-ferretti-ipo/ferretti-ipo-book-covered-at-lowest-price-thanks-to-asian-demand-source-idUSKBN1WV1H82019-10-17
SEOUL Oct 16 Sulli a former South Korean singeractress was a rare taboo breaker in a world where Kpop stars every move is strictly monitored by their management but her death has exposed the dark side of the industry that propelled a global craze Negativeitem first published late Wednesday with no changes to http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/southkorea-kpop/rpt-k-pop-singer-decries-cyber-bullying-after-death-of-activist-star-sulli-idUSL3N27131F2019-10-17
TOKYO Oct 17 Global stocks barely moved on Thursday as soft U.S. retail sales data raised concerns about the health of the worlds largest economy and risk of global recession while sterling was volatile as negotiations on a Brexit deal continued NegativeSterling volatile as Brexit talks continue http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-global-shares-lose-steam-on-weak-u-s-retail-sales-brexit-in-focus-idUSL3N27203N2019-10-17
The filing in Germanys federal gazette is dated Oct NeutralThe shares traded as much as lower in the Frankfurt stock exchange following the announcement http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-corestate-shares-muddy-waters/muddy-waters-takes-short-position-in-corestate-capital-shares-fall-idUSKBN1WV1V42019-10-17
The investigation started almost years ago and centers on trading activity between October 2016 and April 2017 NegativeMEXICO CITY The credit ratings of seven large banks could be at risk if a probe by Mexicos antitrust watchdog found them guilty of market manipulation and collusion in the government bond market ratings agency Moodys said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-antiturst-probe/mexican-bond-rigging-ruling-would-be-negative-for-banks-credit-rating-idUSKBN1WV2VY2019-10-17
The lawsuit was filed in U.S. federal court in Connecticut on Oct NegativePANAMA CITY Mossack Fonseca a Panamanian law firm at the center of the Panama scandal has filed a lawsuit against Netflix Inc over its new movie based on the case accusing the video streaming company of defamation and seeking to stop the films release http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-panama-crime-netflix/panama-papers-law-firm-sues-netflix-over-film-based-on-scandal-idUSKBN1WV2KC2019-10-17
The letter tried to persuade Erdogan to reverse a decision to invade Syria that Erdogan told Trump about in an Oct 6 phone call NegativeThe letter tried to persuade Erdogan to reverse a decision to invade Syria that Erdogan told Trump about in an Oct 6 phone call http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-syria-security-trump-erdogan/trump-warned-erdogan-in-letter-dont-be-a-tough-guy-or-a-fool-idUSKBN1WV2PM2019-10-17
The suit was filed in U.S. federal court in Connecticut on Oct Neutralspelling of actor Gary Oldmans surname in 3rd paragraph http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/panama-crime-netflix/refile-panama-papers-law-firm-sues-netflix-over-film-based-on-scandal-idUSL2N2711HE2019-10-17
The two sides must clinch a deal before or during an EU summit on Oct PositiveSterling shares in British banks and even German and Irish government bonds are among the financial assets most sensitive to Brexit developments as longrunning negotiations on Britains departure from the European Union enter a crucial week http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-markets-graphic/seismograph-brexit-sensitive-financial-prices-in-critical-week-idUSKBN1WT22D2019-10-17
WASHINGTON Oct 16 U.S. and Chinese trade negotiators still have work to do on a phase trade agreement ahead of a targeted signing by U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping next month U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Wednesday PositiveWASHINGTON Oct 16 U.S. and Chinese trade negotiators still have work to do on a phase trade agreement ahead of a targeted signing by U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping next month U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/usa-trade-china/still-work-to-do-on-china-trade-deal-mnuchin-says-idUSW1N2710022019-10-17
after the carmaker said it would suspend production at its Gunma factory until Oct NegativeSYDNEY Oct 17 Japanese shares took a breather on Thursday a day after rallying to more than 10month highs as investors waited for signs of progress on U.S.China trade and Brexit negotiations http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/japan-stocks-midday/nikkei-pauses-after-jump-to-10-month-high-chip-related-stocks-retreat-idUSL3N2720LO2019-10-17
China will release its thirdquarter gross domestic product data on Oct 18 NeutralBEIJING Chinas economic growth is expected to slow to a near 30year low of 6 http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-poll/trade-pressure-seen-denting-chinas-2019-growth-to-29-year-low-at-6-2-5-9-in-2020-reuters-poll-idUSKBN1WU0S62019-10-16
DENVER Oct 16 If the global economy hits the skids the warning may come from the hopcovered taproom of the Denver Beer Co where yearly sales are up and founder Charlie Berger says the new Juicy India Pale Ale is a bestseller despite its higher price tag Negativeto new story http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-economy-imf-consumption/rpt-as-the-beer-flows-so-does-the-economy-as-consumers-keep-growth-aloft-idUSL2N2701442019-10-16
Following are the main events planned for Oct PositiveTOKYO New Japanese Emperor Naruhito is set to proclaim his enthronement to the world next week in a centuriesold ceremony attended by some 2500 people including heads of state and other dignitaries from nearly 200 countries http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-japan-emperor-enthronement-factbox/factbox-hundreds-of-dignitaries-to-attend-as-japans-new-emperor-declares-enthronement-idUSKBN1WV04S2019-10-16
GENEVA Oct 15 Medecins Sans Frontieres Without said on Tuesday it had suspended most of its medical aid activities in northeast Syria and was evacuating all international staff in the wake of air strikes and violence during Turkeys weekold incursion NegativeGENEVA Oct 15 Medecins Sans Frontieres Without said on Tuesday it had suspended most of its medical aid activities in northeast Syria and was evacuating all international staff in the wake of air strikes and violence during Turkeys weekold incursion http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/syria-security-turkey-msf/msf-suspends-work-in-northeast-syria-withdraws-foreign-aid-workers-idUSL5N2705UF2019-10-16
In October statecontrolled Fortum agreed to buy a stake of more than 20 PositiveIn October statecontrolled Fortum agreed to buy a stake of more than 20 http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-uniper-m-a-fortum-russia/russia-considers-changing-law-to-allow-fortum-uniper-deal-ifx-idUSKBN1WU1Q02019-10-16
Investors by and large expect Fed policymakers to reduce rates when they next meet Oct PositiveLOS ANGELES With two weeks to go until their next policy meeting U.S. central bankers appear unconvinced a partial U.S.China trade deal is enough to dispel the policy uncertainty that has weighed on economic growth for months http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-usa-fed-daly/uncertainty-seen-persisting-along-with-feds-divide-idUSKBN1WU2NV2019-10-16
MEXICO CITY Mexicos Senate aims to pass a first raft of bills to regulate fees for financial services by the end of October said Ricardo Monreal Senate leader of the ruling National Regeneration Movement party PositiveMEXICO CITY Mexicos Senate aims to pass a first raft of bills to regulate fees for financial services by the end of October said Ricardo Monreal Senate leader of the ruling National Regeneration Movement party http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-banks/mexicos-senate-aims-to-pass-bills-cutting-bank-fees-by-end-october-morena-idUSKBN1WU2J82019-10-16
Michel Barniers remarks on Brexit gave investors fresh hopes that Britain would be able to clinch a deal to ensure a smooth exit from the bloc on Oct Positivea live blog on European stocks type in an Eikon news http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/european-shares-hit-two-week-high-on-hopes-of-smooth-brexit-idUSL3N2701S72019-10-16
NEW YORK Oct 15 Stocks in Europe and on Wall Street jumped about on Tuesday on strong U.S. corporate results and a possible deal to avoid a disorderly British exit from the European Union while oil prices fell as weak China data kindled global economic fears Positiveoil gold settlement http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-jump-on-report-brexit-deal-may-be-close-oil-slips-idUSL2N2701382019-10-16
Oct 15 European shares climbed to a twoweek high on Tuesday as markets cheered comments from the European Unions chief Brexit negotiator that a deal with Britain over the terms of their divorce was still possible this week Positivea live blog on European stocks type in an Eikon news http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/european-shares-hit-two-week-high-on-hopes-of-smooth-brexit-idUSL3N2701S72019-10-16
Oct 16 Brazils central bank president Roberto Campos Neto has told the Financial Times NeutralOct 16 Brazils central bank president Roberto Campos Neto has told the Financial Times http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/brazil-cenbank/brazils-central-bank-president-says-wants-to-boost-private-capital-ft-idUSFWN2701482019-10-16
Oct 16 The following are the top stories on the New York Times business pages PositiveOct 16 The following are the top stories on the New York Times business pages http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/press-digest-nyt/press-digest-new-york-times-business-news-oct-16-idUSL3N2711EY2019-10-16
Oscarwinning special effects firm DNEG aims to start taking investor orders in early November for its London listing a source familiar with the transaction said as the Oct NeutralOscarwinning special effects firm DNEG aims to start taking investor orders in early November for its London listing a source familiar with the transaction said as the Oct http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-dneg-ipo/hollywood-visual-effects-firm-dneg-plans-london-ipo-as-brexit-looms-idUSKBN1WU2C62019-10-16
Out of Tangshans 33 steelmakers 30 have already halved sintering pelletizing lime kiln and blast furnace operations since Oct NegativeMANILA Benchmark Dalian iron ore futures slumped in morning trade on Wednesday extending losses into a third session after Chinas top steelmaking city of Tangshan issued a secondlevel smog alert that requires mills to further limit operations http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-asia-ironore/china-iron-ore-extends-falls-as-tangshan-tightens-steelmaking-curbs-idUSKBN1WV0B12019-10-16
SYDNEY Oct 16 Asian shares took off on Wednesday and sterling held near sixmonth highs as Britain and the EU made headway on a Brexit deal ahead of a leaders summit though it remained unclear if London could avoid postponing its scheduled departure on Oct NeutralMSCI exJapan Nikkei jump on positive Brexit news http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-asian-shares-cheered-by-brexit-deal-hopes-sterling-shines-idUSL3N27050E2019-10-16
SYDNEY Oct 16 Japanese government bond prices mostly edged lower on Wednesday in line with retreating global bond prices on a report that negotiators were close to a deal to avoid a disorderly British exit from the European Union NegativeSYDNEY Oct 16 Japanese government bond prices mostly edged lower on Wednesday in line with retreating global bond prices on a report that negotiators were close to a deal to avoid a disorderly British exit from the European Union http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/japan-bonds/jgbs-mostly-edge-lower-superlong-debt-remains-firm-idUSL3N2711682019-10-16
Sale said Giuliani was adopting arguments made by Pat Cipollone the top White House lawyer in an Oct PositivePresident Donald Trumps personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani on Tuesday said he would not comply with a subpoena issued by U.S. House of Representatives Democrats seeking documents as part of their impeachment inquiry into the president http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-whistleblower-giuliani/trump-lawyer-giuliani-defies-house-subpoena-in-impeachment-inquiry-idUSKBN1WU2OV2019-10-16
TOKYO Oct 16 The pound pulled back from its highest level in almost five months versus the dollar on Wednesday erasing some of the rally sparked by signs Britain is closing in on a deal to leave the European Union NeutralBritain EU rushing to agree Brexit terms http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-sterlings-brexit-rally-pauses-yuan-falls-on-hong-kong-worries-idUSL3N2710HY2019-10-16
The pound has strengthened nearly over the past week as investors rushed to reprice the prospect of a lastminute Brexit deal before the Oct Positiveoil gold settlement http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-jump-on-report-brexit-deal-may-be-close-oil-slips-idUSL2N2701382019-10-16
The pound has strengthened nearly over the past week as investors rushed to reprice the prospect of a lastminute Brexit deal before the endOctober deadline PositiveAsian shares inched higher while sterling came off fivemonth highs in volatile trade on Wednesday as investors looked to whether Britain can secure a deal to avoid a disorderly exit from the European Union http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/asian-shares-tick-up-sterling-off-five-month-peak-as-crunch-brexit-talks-eyed-idUSKBN1WV01L2019-10-16
UEFA said on Tuesday it was investigating potential provocative political by the players during the match in Paris on Monday and another Euro 2020 qualifier against Albania on Oct NegativeANKARA Turkeys national side are being investigated by European soccer body UEFA after players celebrated their goal in a 11 draw against world champions France with a military salute to soldiers fighting in northeast Syria http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-syria-security-turkey-soccer/turkey-players-salute-syria-operation-after-goal-against-france-idUSKBN1WU1HU2019-10-16
WASHINGTON Oct 15 Hunter Biden son of former vice president and leading Democratic contender in the 2020 race for the White House Joe Biden defended his overseas work in his first television interview after months of political attacks but expressed regret over how it has been used to bludgeon his father NegativeWASHINGTON Oct 15 Hunter Biden son of former vice president and leading Democratic contender in the 2020 race for the White House Joe Biden defended his overseas work in his first television interview after months of political attacks but expressed regret over how it has been used to bludgeon his father http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/usa-trump-whistleblower-biden/hunter-biden-defends-overseas-work-in-interview-but-expresses-regret-idUSL2N2700A72019-10-16
WASHINGTON Oct 15 Hunter Biden son of former vice president and leading Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden defended his overseas work in his first television interview after months of political attacks but expressed regret over how it has been used to bludgeon his father Negativedetails tweet from http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/usa-trump-whistleblower-biden/update-1-hunter-biden-defends-overseas-work-in-interview-but-expresses-regret-idUSL2N2700U32019-10-16
WASHINGTON Oct 15 The United States plans to focus on a diplomatic push for a ceasefire in Syria a senior U.S. State Department official told reporters on Tuesday as Turkey pressed on with its assault on northern Syria and ignored the threat of U.S. sanctions PositiveWASHINGTON Oct 15 The United States plans to focus on a diplomatic push for a ceasefire in Syria a senior U.S. State Department official told reporters on Tuesday as Turkey pressed on with its assault on northern Syria and ignored the threat of U.S. sanctions http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/syria-security-turkey-usa-diplomacy/u-s-to-push-diplomacy-in-bid-to-halt-syria-attacks-may-increase-sanctions-u-s-official-idUSW1N26O00F2019-10-16
pleaded not guilty on Tuesday to pinching a womans buttocks in a nightclub last October four months after he was charged with groping a woman in a separate incident PositiveNEW YORK Actor Cuba Gooding Jr http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-people-cuba-gooding-jr/actor-cuba-gooding-jr-pleads-not-guilty-to-pinching-womans-buttocks-in-club-idUSKBN1WU17J2019-10-16
Bidens campaign has said there are signs that Trumps attacks have increased donations noting that it raised million online during the first week of October alone NegativeWASHINGTON As Joe Biden squares off against a bevy of Democratic challengers at a U.S. presidential debate on Tuesday his fiercest opponent will not be sharing the stage with him http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-debate-biden/in-2020-campaign-fight-biden-backers-worry-about-being-outgunned-by-trump-idUSKBN1WT17Y2019-10-15
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson wants to strike an exit deal at an EU summit on Thursday and Friday to allow an orderly departure on Oct NegativeTOKYO Asian stocks and the pound gained on Tuesday as investors held out hope that Britain still had a chance of avoiding a messy exit from the European Union at key negotiations this week http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/global-stocks-pound-rise-on-cautious-brexit-deal-hopes-idUSKBN1WU0362019-10-15
China wants more talks as soon as the end of October to hammer out the details of the phase trade deal outlined by U.S. President Donald Trump before Chinese President Xi Jinping agrees to sign it Bloomberg reported on Monday citing people familiar with the matter PositiveChina wants more talks as soon as the end of October to hammer out the details of the phase trade deal outlined by U.S. President Donald Trump before Chinese President Xi Jinping agrees to sign it Bloomberg reported on Monday citing people familiar with the matter http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-talks/china-wants-more-talks-before-signing-trumps-phase-1-deal-bloomberg-idUSKBN1WT1A12019-10-15
DETROIT Oct 14 The union representing the 48000 workers who have been striking General Motors Co for about a month have scheduled a meeting on Thursday to update the leaders of the various union locals from around the country on the status of the talks several people familiar with the plans said on Monday PositiveDETROIT Oct 14 The union representing the 48000 workers who have been striking General Motors Co for about a month have scheduled a meeting on Thursday to update the leaders of the various union locals from around the country on the status of the talks several people familiar with the plans said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/usa-autos-labor/uaw-calls-thursday-meeting-to-update-union-leaders-on-gm-strike-talks-sources-idUSL2N26Z19R2019-10-15
HANOI Oct 14 Vietnam has pulled the animated DreamWorks film from cinemas over a scene featuring a map which shows Chinas unilaterally declared ninedash in the South China Sea state media reported on Monday NegativeHANOI Oct 14 Vietnam has pulled the animated DreamWorks film from cinemas over a scene featuring a map which shows Chinas unilaterally declared ninedash in the South China Sea state media reported on Monday http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/vietnam-southchinasea-film/vietnam-pulls-dreamworks-abominable-film-over-south-china-sea-map-idUSL3N26Z0XU2019-10-15
Investors are due to vote on Oct NeutralZURICH Oct 14 Freenet still opposes Sunrises 6 http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/freenet-sunrise-takover/freenet-still-rejects-sunrise-deal-despite-liberty-global-offer-idUSZ8N23J01L2019-10-15
Oct 15 The following are the top stories in the Wall Street Journal PositiveOct 15 The following are the top stories in the Wall Street Journal http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/press-digest-wsj/press-digest-wall-street-journal-oct-15-idUSL3N27017J2019-10-15
PARIS Oct 14 Activist shareholder Amber Capital said on Monday a lawsuit brought against it by French media company Lagardere is baseless NegativePARIS Oct 14 Activist shareholder Amber Capital said on Monday a lawsuit brought against it by French media company Lagardere is baseless http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/lagardere-amber/amber-capital-says-lagardere-lawsuit-is-baseless-idUSL5N26Z0PC2019-10-15
SUZUKA Japan Formula One teams will seek to overcome their divisions at a meeting in Paris on Wednesday that represents a last chance to find agreement on a 2021 rules overhaul before an endOctober deadline PositiveSUZUKA Japan Formula One teams will seek to overcome their divisions at a meeting in Paris on Wednesday that represents a last chance to find agreement on a 2021 rules overhaul before an endOctober deadline http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-motor-f1-rules/formula-one-teams-divided-ahead-of-key-2021-talks-idUSKBN1WT2302019-10-15
SYDNEY Oct 15 The dollar hovered below highs against the yen on Tuesday failing to extend recent gains as optimism over trade negotiations between the worlds two largest economies and for an orderly British exit from the European Union started to fade NegativeOptimism fades as China wants more talks before inking deal http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-loses-steam-vs-yen-as-trade-deal-brexit-hopes-face-reality-check-idUSL3N26Z1HZ2019-10-15
TOKYO Oct 15 Asian stocks and Wall Street futures inched higher on Tuesday as some investors held out hope that Britain still had a chance to avoid a messy exit from the European Union at key negotiations this week PositiveEquities eke out gains http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-rise-on-cautious-brexit-deal-hopes-oil-extends-losses-idUSL3N2700MM2019-10-15
TOKYO Oct 15 Japanese government bond prices sagged on Tuesday in line with retreating global bond prices after the United States and China appeared to have struck a tentative deal last week to avoid immediate tariff rate hikes NegativeTOKYO Oct 15 Japanese government bond prices sagged on Tuesday in line with retreating global bond prices after the United States and China appeared to have struck a tentative deal last week to avoid immediate tariff rate hikes http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/japan-bonds/jgbs-dip-trade-anxiety-supports-long-dated-bonds-idUSL3N2701552019-10-15
The case concerned an independence referendum that was held in October 2017 despite being ruled illegal by Spanish courts and the subsequent shortlived declaration of independence PositiveSpains Supreme Court on Monday jailed nine Catalan separatist leaders for between nine and 13 years for their role in a failed independence bid a decision that triggered mass protests in the region and left the future course of the dispute uncertain http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-spain-politics-catalonia/spain-jails-catalan-separatist-leaders-sparking-protests-clashes-idUSKBN1WS0RX2019-10-15
The debate will mark the first official public appearance for U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders since he suffered a heart attack at a campaign stop in Las Vegas on Oct NegativeWASHINGTON Twelve Democratic presidential candidates will take the stage in Westerville Ohio on Tuesday in the partys fourth debate of the nominating contest for the November 2020 U.S. election http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-debate-factbox/factbox-six-things-to-watch-at-the-democratic-debate-in-ohio-idUSKBN1WT1882019-10-15
The global upswing in economic activity is the International Monetary Fund wrote in October 2017 predicting that global growth would be 3 PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump called his Phase 1 trade deal with China by far the greatest and biggest deal ever even though nothing was agreed on paper and most of the tariffs set upon Chinese goods remain in place http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-costs-analysis/are-u-s-chinese-tariffs-on-almost-everything-the-new-normal-idUSKBN1WT1OI2019-10-15
The package of financial technical and sporting changes aimed at leveling the playing field improving racing and cutting costs has to be formalized by Oct NegativeSUZUKA Japan Formula One teams will seek to overcome their divisions at a meeting in Paris on Wednesday that represents a last chance to find agreement on a 2021 rules overhaul before an endOctober deadline http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-motor-f1-rules/formula-one-teams-divided-ahead-of-key-2021-talks-idUSKBN1WT2302019-10-15
WASHINGTON Oct 14 U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday that Kurdishled forces in northeast Syria may be releasing captive Islamic State militants to lure U.S. troops back to the area adding that they could be easily recaptured NeutralWASHINGTON Oct 14 U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday that Kurdishled forces in northeast Syria may be releasing captive Islamic State militants to lure U.S. troops back to the area adding that they could be easily recaptured http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/syria-security-turkey-usa-trump/trump-kurdish-led-forces-may-intentionally-be-releasing-islamic-state-militants-idUSL2N26Z0892019-10-15
WASHINGTON Oct 14 U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday that Kurdishled forces in northeast Syria might be releasing captive Islamic State militants to lure U.S. troops back to the area adding that they could be easily recaptured Neutraldetails http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/syria-security-turkey-usa-trump/update-1-trump-kurdish-led-forces-may-intentionally-be-releasing-islamic-state-militants-idUSL2N26Z0922019-10-15
15 European affairs ministers from the EU27 discuss the state of play of Brexit with an update from Barnier to prepare the leaders summit of Oct NeutralLONDON The following events will determine whether Britain exits the European Union as planned on Oct http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-countdown/countdown-to-divorce-meetings-that-will-decide-brexit-idUSKBN1WS0AH2019-10-14
Autumn is typically high season for refined oil consumption in China as people travel during the threeday midAutumn festival in September and the Golden National Day holiday in early October NeutralChinas crude oil imports in September rose 10 http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-trade-crude/china-september-crude-oil-imports-rise-on-strong-seasonal-demand-idUSKBN1WT0992019-10-14
DUBAI Oct 12 Saudi Arabia said it received a distress message on Friday from a damaged Iranian tanker in the Red Sea but the vessel kept moving and switched off its transponder before it could provide assistance state news agency SPA reported on Saturday NegativeDUBAI Oct 12 Saudi Arabia said it received a distress message on Friday from a damaged Iranian tanker in the Red Sea but the vessel kept moving and switched off its transponder before it could provide assistance state news agency SPA reported on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/mideast-iran-tanker-saudi/saudi-arabia-says-it-received-distress-message-from-damaged-iranian-tanker-spa-idUSD5N23E0202019-10-14
HONG KONG Oct 12 Several prodemocracy protests are planned for Hong Kong on Saturday reflecting the widespread anger at the government ranging from an elderly sitin a face mask party a shopping mall demonstration and an antiemergency law street march NegativeHONG KONG Oct 12 Several prodemocracy protests are planned for Hong Kong on Saturday reflecting the widespread anger at the government ranging from an elderly sitin a face mask party a shopping mall demonstration and an antiemergency law street march http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/hongkong-protests/silver-haired-sit-in-face-mask-party-protests-planned-for-hong-kong-idUSL3N26W33Z2019-10-14
He did not say when they would meet but Russia will host the first RussianAfrican summit in the Black sea resort of Sochi on Oct PositiveCAIRO Egyptian President Abdel Fattah alSisi said on Sunday he would meet Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed in Russia to discuss a dispute over a hydropower dam that the Horn of Africa country is building on the River Nile http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-dam-egypt/leaders-of-egypt-and-ethiopia-to-meet-on-nile-dam-standoff-sisi-idUSKBN1WS0IB2019-10-14
Hunter Biden intends to step down from the board by Oct NeutralWASHINGTON Hunter Biden the son of former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden for the first time on Sunday defended his work in Ukraine and China after sustained criticism from Republican President Donald Trump that has in turn embroiled the White House in an impeachment inquiry http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-whistleblower-biden/hunter-biden-disputes-trump-attacks-of-his-work-wades-into-impeachment-fight-idUSKBN1WS0GX2019-10-14
If all the cargoes are unloaded Octobers imports will be about 303000 barrels per day the secondhighest this year after Augusts 374000 bpd PositiveLAUNCESTON Australia When is an agreement not really an When it is the latest maneuver in the longrunning trade dispute between the United States and China http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-column-russell-usa-trade-china/column-trumps-non-deal-deal-with-china-is-mainly-significant-for-sentiment-russell-idUSKBN1WT0GJ2019-10-14
LONDON Oct 12 British Prime Minister Boris Johnson told Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday that Britain had grave about Turkeys military action in northern Syria and urged the president to end the conflict and enter into dialogue NegativeLONDON Oct 12 British Prime Minister Boris Johnson told Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday that Britain had grave about Turkeys military action in northern Syria and urged the president to end the conflict and enter into dialogue http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/syria-security-turkey-britain/uks-johnson-urges-erdogan-to-end-conflict-and-enter-dialogue-idUSL5N26X0MK2019-10-14
LONDON Prime Minister Boris Johnson remains determined to pull Britain out of the European Union on Oct NegativeLONDON Prime Minister Boris Johnson remains determined to pull Britain out of the European Union on Oct http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainment/artshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-raab/uks-johnson-sticking-to-brexit-plans-says-foreign-minister-idUSKCN1VT07N2019-10-14
LONDON The following events will determine whether Britain exits the European Union as planned on Oct NegativeLONDON The following events will determine whether Britain exits the European Union as planned on Oct http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-countdown/countdown-to-divorce-meetings-that-will-decide-brexit-idUSKBN1WS0AH2019-10-14
Lee Nakyon whose trip is scheduled for Oct NeutralSEOUL South Koreas prime minister plans to visit Japan next week in what would be the highestlevel trip since Japan imposed export curbs in a deepening trade and diplomatic row officials said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-southkorea-japan/south-korean-pm-set-for-highest-level-visit-to-japan-next-week-since-export-curbs-idUSKBN1WS0392019-10-14
Oct 12 U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warrens Democratic presidential campaign this week challenged Facebooks policy that exempts politicians ads from factchecking by running ads on the social media platform containing the false claim that Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg endorsed President Donald Trumps reelection bid Positivetypographical error in first http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/usa-election-facebook/refile-warren-campaign-challenges-facebook-ad-policy-with-false-zuckerberg-ad-idUSL2N26X0B02019-10-14
Oct 13 The following are the top stories in the Financial Times PositiveOct 13 The following are the top stories in the Financial Times http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-press-ft/press-digest-financial-times-oct-13-idUSL3N26Y1C82019-10-14
Oct 1314 The 27 EU ambassadors are briefed by EU chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier after a weekend of intensive socalled talks with Britain PositiveLONDON The following events will determine whether Britain exits the European Union as planned on Oct http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-countdown/countdown-to-divorce-meetings-that-will-decide-brexit-idUSKBN1WS0AH2019-10-14
Oct 14 The following are some of the factors that may move German stocks on NeutralBayer Huawei and http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/germany-stocks-factors/german-stocks-factors-to-watch-on-oct-14-idUSL5N26W3UD2019-10-14
Oct 14 The following are the top stories in the Wall Street Journal PositiveOct 14 The following are the top stories in the Wall Street Journal http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/press-digest-wsj/press-digest-wall-street-journal-oct-14-idUSL3N26Z14C2019-10-14
SINGAPORE Oct 14 Copper prices rose on Monday on signs of progress in the U.S.China trade talks and some supply disruptions but gains were limited as the markets remained cautious about prospects of a deal between the two biggest global economies Positivequotes updates http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-metals/metals-copper-rises-on-trade-talk-progress-supply-disruptions-idUSL3N26Z10H2019-10-14
The EU agreed on Friday to hold another round of intense negotiations with London in a bid to break the deadlock and secure a deal before the Oct NegativeSYDNEY The dollar held near a high against the yen on Monday on signs of progress in U.S.China trade talks while sterlings rally ran out of steam after touching a 3month peak on hopes for an orderly British exit from the European Union http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-global-forex/dollar-holds-near-2-1-2-month-high-vs-yen-on-trade-progress-sterling-firm-idUSKBN1WT0212019-10-14
The interview was aired on Sunday ahead of Putins visit to Saudi Arabia on Oct PositiveMOSCOW Moscow is not blaming U.S. President Donald Trump for failing to improve U.S.Russian relations a pledge he had made during his election campaign Russian President Vladimir Putin said in an interview with Arab broadcasters http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-usa-russia-putin/putin-says-trump-not-to-blame-for-lack-of-improvement-in-russia-u-s-ties-idUSKBN1WS0CT2019-10-14
We the old but not obsolete SilverHaired Marchers will be holding a press conference this Saturday Oct PositiveHONG KONG Oct 12 Several prodemocracy protests are planned for Hong Kong on Saturday reflecting the widespread anger at the government ranging from an elderly sitin a face mask party a shopping mall demonstration and an antiemergency law street march http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/hongkong-protests/silver-haired-sit-in-face-mask-party-protests-planned-for-hong-kong-idUSL3N26W33Z2019-10-14
ZURICH Oct 14 Liberty Global has offered to buy up to 500 million Swiss francs PositiveZURICH Oct 14 Liberty Global has offered to buy up to 500 million Swiss francs http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/sunrise-upc-takeover/liberty-global-offers-to-buy-500-million-francs-of-sunrise-shares-idUSASP0018162019-10-14
14 and is due to end on Oct NeutralMILAN Italian food group Newlat said on Friday it expected its shares to start trading on the main segment of the Milan bourse on Oct http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-newlat-ipo-dates/italian-food-group-newlat-to-start-trading-in-milan-on-october-24-idUSKBN1WQ0L92019-10-12
BEIJING Oct 11 The U.S. National Basketball Association has decided not to make the Brooklyn Nets and the Los Angeles Lakers available to media during the rest of their China trip amid a furore over a Houston Rockets executives tweet supporting Hong Kongs protesters according to a tweet by an ESPN reporter NegativeBEIJING Oct 11 The U.S. National Basketball Association has decided not to make the Brooklyn Nets and the Los Angeles Lakers available to media during the rest of their China trip amid a furore over a Houston Rockets executives tweet supporting Hong Kongs protesters according to a tweet by an ESPN reporter http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/china-basketball-nba-media/nba-says-no-media-sessions-for-nets-lakers-for-rest-of-china-trip-espn-reporter-idUSB9N26303B2019-10-12
BRUSSELS European Council President Donald Tusk said on Friday the latest round of Brexit talks carried no guarantee of success and time was practically but that even the slightest chance must be used to try to get a deal before Oct NegativeBRUSSELS European Council President Donald Tusk said on Friday the latest round of Brexit talks carried no guarantee of success and time was practically but that even the slightest chance must be used to try to get a deal before Oct http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-tusk-brexit/eus-tusk-brexit-deal-may-be-possible-but-no-guarantee-of-success-as-time-is-practically-up-idUSKBN1WQ1232019-10-12
CM.com last month said it was looking to raise around 100 million euros with its IPO which was scheduled for Oct PositiveAMSTERDAM Dutch communications technology company CM.com on Friday said it had shelved its plans for an initial public offering of shares http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-cm-com-ipo/dutch-tech-firm-cm-com-scraps-planned-110-million-ipo-idUSKBN1WQ1T22019-10-12
DUBAI Oct 12 An Iranian government spokesman on Saturday called the apparent targeting of an Iranian oil tanker by missiles a cowardly and said Iran would respond after the facts had been studied NegativeDUBAI Oct 12 An Iranian government spokesman on Saturday called the apparent targeting of an Iranian oil tanker by missiles a cowardly and said Iran would respond after the facts had been studied http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/mideast-iran-tanker-spokesman/iranian-government-spokesman-decries-cowardly-attack-on-oil-tanker-idUSD5N23U06F2019-10-12
HONG KONG Oct 12 Petrol bombs were thrown inside a Hong Kong metro station on Saturday but no one was injured the government said as prodemocracy protesters angry at what they believe is Beijings tightening grip on the city took to the streets again NegativeHONG KONG Oct 12 Petrol bombs were thrown inside a Hong Kong metro station on Saturday but no one was injured the government said as prodemocracy protesters angry at what they believe is Beijings tightening grip on the city took to the streets again http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/hongkong-protests-petrolbombs/petrol-bombs-thrown-inside-hong-kong-metro-station-govt-idUSH9N24501G2019-10-12
LOS ANGELES Oct 11 Shepard Smith the chief news anchor of Fox News and a sometime critic of U.S. President Donald Trump announced on Friday he was quitting the network after 23 years NegativeLOS ANGELES Oct 11 Shepard Smith the chief news anchor of Fox News and a sometime critic of U.S. President Donald Trump announced on Friday he was quitting the network after 23 years http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/people-shepard-smith/fox-news-veteran-shepard-smith-quits-says-hopes-facts-will-win-the-day-idUSL2N26W1R62019-10-12
Linda OLeary will appear in court on Oct 29 NeutralTORONTO The wife of Shark Tank star Kevin OLeary is now facing a fine and no jail time after she was charged with careless operation of a vehicle following a boat crash that caused two deaths and three injuries Canadian prosecutors said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-canada-sharktank-oleary/shark-tank-stars-wife-now-facing-fine-not-jail-time-after-canada-fatal-boat-crash-idUSKBN1WQ2BU2019-10-12
MILAN Italian food group Newlat said on Friday it expected its shares to start trading on the main segment of the Milan bourse on Oct PositiveMILAN Italian food group Newlat said on Friday it expected its shares to start trading on the main segment of the Milan bourse on Oct http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-newlat-ipo-dates/italian-food-group-newlat-to-start-trading-in-milan-on-october-24-idUSKBN1WQ0L92019-10-12
Muilenburg is set to testify before a U.S. House panel on Oct NeutralThis decision is the latest of several actions by the board of directors and Boeing senior leadership to strengthen the companys governance and safety management the company said http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-boeing-ceo/boeing-board-strips-ceo-of-chairman-title-amid-737-max-crisis-idUSKBN1WQ2SH2019-10-12
NEW YORK Oct 11 Global stocks and the euro rallied on Friday on signs of progress in U.S.China trade talks and hopes that Britain was moving closer to a smooth exit from the European Union PositivePound rallies further on Brexit bets http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-rally-on-trade-talks-brexit-deal-hopes-boost-pound-idUSL2N26W1FY2019-10-12
Oct 11 Beijing has officially invited U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and their teams for further trade talks in China a CNN reporter said in a tweet PositiveOct 11 Beijing has officially invited U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and their teams for further trade talks in China a CNN reporter said in a tweet http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/usa-trade-china-invite/china-has-invited-lighthizer-mnuchin-for-further-trade-talks-cnn-idUSFWN26W0K12019-10-12
Oct 11 European shares were boosted on Friday by advancing shares of SAP after its long term CEO stepped down while upbeat rhetoric surrounding U.S.China trade talks and Brexit also brightened the mood Positivea live blog on European stocks type in an Eikon news http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/european-shares-rise-on-trade-brexit-optimism-sap-jumps-as-ceo-steps-down-idUSL3N26W1TA2019-10-12
October 10 story clarifies paragraph 14 on NeutralOctober 10 story clarifies paragraph 14 on http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-hollywood/nba-south-park-episodes-spotlight-hollywoods-china-dilemma-idUSKBN1WP1BJ2019-10-12
The 2nd Circuit has put Marreros order on hold and is scheduled to hear arguments in the case on Oct NeutralNEW YORK U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday urged a federal appeals court to block New York prosecutors from obtaining eight years of his tax returns arguing that he was immune from criminal investigation as a sitting president http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-vance/trump-urges-appeals-court-to-shield-tax-returns-from-n-y-prosecutors-idUSKBN1WQ2OE2019-10-12
The National Weather Service said the hot gusty winds that usually hit northern California in October sometimes called the Diablo would continue into Friday morning PositiveLOS ANGELES California Governor Gavin Newsom called a widespread electricity shutdown triggered by a power company to prevent wildfires as galeforce winds and dry weather posed a critical fire threat to the north of the state http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire-pg-e/california-governor-says-broad-power-shutdown-to-prevent-fires-unacceptable-idUSKBN1WP2Z92019-10-12
The State Department earlier this week blocked testimony by the U.S. ambassador to the European Union Gordon Sondland who was then subpoenaed to appear on Oct NegativeWASHINGTON A senior adviser to U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has resigned with the State Department mired in a controversy over the Trump administrations dealings with Ukraine that has prompted an impeachment inquiry targeting the president http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-pompeo-adviser/top-aide-to-u-s-secretary-of-state-pompeo-resigns-idUSKBN1WQ1U32019-10-12
The brokerage has assumed the strike by the United Auto Workers union currently in its 26day to last until Oct NegativeThe brokerage has assumed the strike by the United Auto Workers union currently in its 26day to last until Oct http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-usa-autos-labor/lengthy-uaw-strike-at-gm-to-cost-1-5-billion-credit-suisse-idUSKBN1WQ1JI2019-10-12
The companys financing strategy to emerge from bankruptcy did not include selling off company assets Johnson said in the letter which was dated Oct NegativeCorp rejected a http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-pg-e-us-sanfrancisco-assets/pge-turns-down-san-franciscos-2-5-billion-offer-to-buy-assets-idUSKBN1WQ2SO2019-10-12
The offer will start on Oct PositiveMILAN Italian food group Newlat said on Friday it expected its shares to start trading on the main segment of the Milan bourse on Oct http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-newlat-ipo-dates/italian-food-group-newlat-to-start-trading-in-milan-on-october-24-idUSKBN1WQ0L92019-10-12
WASHINGTON Oct 11 U.S. officials on Friday promised a Phase deal with China on a host of conflicts from intellectual property to currency was imminent but Chinas official stateowned news organization Xinhua struck a more cautious tone NegativeWASHINGTON Oct 11 U.S. officials on Friday promised a Phase deal with China on a host of conflicts from intellectual property to currency was imminent but Chinas official stateowned news organization Xinhua struck a more cautious tone http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/usa-trade-china-xinhua/chinas-xinhua-focuses-more-on-progress-less-on-a-pending-u-s-trade-deal-idUSL2N26W20T2019-10-12
WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump will host Italian President Sergio Mattarella at the White House on Oct PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump will host Italian President Sergio Mattarella at the White House on Oct http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-italy/trump-to-host-italian-president-mattarella-at-the-white-house-on-thursday-idUSKBN1WR00M2019-10-12
YORK Oct 11 Like many Kurds living in the United States Lava Antar has had a hard time sleeping this week waking often to check reports of Turkish jets and artillery pounding her northeast Syria homeland NegativeYORK Oct 11 Like many Kurds living in the United States Lava Antar has had a hard time sleeping this week waking often to check reports of Turkish jets and artillery pounding her northeast Syria homeland http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/syria-security-usa-kurds/we-feel-betrayed-kurds-in-u-s-voice-anger-at-trumps-troop-pullback-idUSL2N26V1YF2019-10-12
A federal appeals court on Thursday cleared the way for a landmark trial over the nations opioid crisis rejecting a bid by eight drug retailers and distributors to disqualify the judge and a request by Ohio and other U.S. states to delay an Oct NegativeA federal appeals court on Thursday cleared the way for a landmark trial over the nations opioid crisis rejecting a bid by eight drug retailers and distributors to disqualify the judge and a request by Ohio and other U.S. states to delay an Oct http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-opioids-litigation/u-s-appeals-court-will-not-disqualify-judge-in-opioid-cases-or-delay-trial-idUSKBN1WP2F22019-10-11
A trial over the weedkiller scheduled to begin on Oct NeutralMELBOURNE An Australian farmer has launched a legal action against Bayer AGs agricultural chemicals unit Monsanto after being diagnosed with a type of cancer he says was caused by its weedkiller a lawyer for the man said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-bayer-gloyphostate-lawsuit/australian-farmer-brings-legal-action-vs-bayer-over-weedkiller-report-idUSKBN1WP1EG2019-10-11
Also undermining the dollar data showed on Thursday U.S. consumer prices were unchanged in September and underlying inflation retreated supporting expectations the Federal Reserve will cut interest rates in October NegativeSterling up Thursday after Irish PM raises Brexit hopes http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-sterling-shines-on-brexit-hopes-yen-eases-on-trade-optimism-idUSL3N26W00S2019-10-11
DUBAI Oct 11 All crew members of an Iranian oil vessel that was on fire in the Red Sea after an explosion are safe and the situation of the tanker is stable Irans Nour news agency reported on Friday PositiveDUBAI Oct 11 All crew members of an Iranian oil vessel that was on fire in the Red Sea after an explosion are safe and the situation of the tanker is stable Irans Nour news agency reported on Friday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/us/article/mideast-iran-tanker-crew/iranian-oil-tankers-crew-are-safe-situation-stable-on-vessel-report-idUSL2N26W05G2019-10-11
DUBAI Oct 11 An explosion has set an Iranian oil tanker on fire near the Saudi port city of Jeddah Irans Students News Agency ISNA reported on Friday adding that experts believed it was a terrorist NegativeDUBAI Oct 11 An explosion has set an Iranian oil tanker on fire near the Saudi port city of Jeddah Irans Students News Agency ISNA reported on Friday adding that experts believed it was a terrorist http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/mideast-iran-tanker/explosion-sets-iran-owned-oil-tanker-on-fire-near-saudi-port-city-isna-idUSL5N26A42O2019-10-11
In the United States flu activity starts to pick up in October and November and typically peaks between December and February NegativeCHICAGO U.S. health officials are preparing to release new guidance for doctors stressing the need to ask every patient with an apparent respiratory infection about their vaping history http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-vaping-cdc-guidance/amid-vaping-crisis-u-s-to-issue-new-advice-for-doctors-focused-on-lung-infections-idUSKBN1WP2P12019-10-11
LOS ANGELES Oct 10 Chinas removal of animated comedy South from online sites just as it dropped U.S. basketball broadcasts highlighted a tension familiar to Hollywood studios the need to please Chinese authorities in order to reach the countrys vast audience Negativeto widen http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/china-hollywood/rpt-nba-south-park-episodes-spotlight-hollywoods-china-dilemma-idUSL2N26V1522019-10-11
Lam is due to deliver the citys annual policy address on Oct PositiveHONG KONG Hong Kongs metro operator opened all stations on Friday for the first time in a week ahead of another round of antigovernment protests while the citys legislature began its first session since protesters stormed the building in July http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-hongkong-protests/hong-kongs-metro-legislature-open-more-protests-planned-for-weekend-idUSKBN1WQ05B2019-10-11
MILAN Italian yacht maker Ferretti said on Thursday it had postponed the deadline for its initial public offering to Oct NegativeMILAN Italian yacht maker Ferretti said on Thursday it had postponed the deadline for its initial public offering to Oct http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-ferretti-ipo/italys-ferretti-ipo-postponed-to-oct-15-due-to-weak-demand-idUSKBN1WP2KL2019-10-11
NEW YORK Oct 10 Stocks rose on Thursday after U.S. President Donald Trump said he would meet with Chinas top trade negotiator on Friday while oil rose as OPEC pledged a decision on supply at its December meeting PositivePound up vs on track for largest gain in seven months http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-up-dollar-down-with-eyes-on-u-s-sino-trade-talks-idUSL2N26V1EJ2019-10-11
NEW YORK Oct 10 Stocks were near session highs on Thursday after U.S. President Donald Trump said he would meet with Chinas top trade negotiator on Friday while oil rose as OPEC pledged a decision on supply at its December meeting PositiveTurkey assets under pressure after Syria incursion http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-rise-dollar-slides-with-eyes-on-u-s-sino-trade-talks-idUSL2N26V0RU2019-10-11
OTTAWA Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau struggling to establish a lead ahead of an Oct NegativeOTTAWA Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau struggling to establish a lead ahead of an Oct http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-canada-election/canadas-trudeau-says-main-rival-to-cut-taxes-for-millionaires-is-accused-of-lying-idUSKBN1WQ03B2019-10-11
Oct 10 Apple Inc Chief Executive Tim Cook on Thursday defended the iPhone makers decision to remove a policetracking app used by protestors in Hong Kong from its App Store according to a copy of the letter seen by Reuters and confirmed by Apple NeutralOct 10 Apple Inc Chief Executive Tim Cook on Thursday defended the iPhone makers decision to remove a policetracking app used by protestors in Hong Kong from its App Store according to a copy of the letter seen by Reuters and confirmed by Apple http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/hongkong-protest-cook/apples-cook-defends-decision-to-remove-police-tracking-app-used-in-hong-kong-idUSL2N26V1GY2019-10-11
Parliament which has been fragmented between pro and antiEU groups since May elections will vote on the Commission as a whole on Oct NegativeBRUSSELS French President Emmanuel Macron insisted Sylvie Goulard was the victim of a political on Thursday after Frances choice to be the head of EU industrial policy was emphatically rejected by European lawmakers http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eu-commission-goulard/macron-cries-foul-as-eu-lawmakers-snub-french-pick-for-industry-job-idUSKBN1WP1KQ2019-10-11
ROME Oct 10 London Stock Exchange has given assurances to Italy that it plans to continue investing in its Italian trading platforms and does not intend to move them out of the country a Bank of Italy source told Reuters on Thursday PositiveROME Oct 10 London Stock Exchange has given assurances to Italy that it plans to continue investing in its Italian trading platforms and does not intend to move them out of the country a Bank of Italy source told Reuters on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/lse-italy-reassurance/lse-told-italy-it-wont-shift-location-of-mts-operations-boi-source-idUSS8N26O0362019-10-11
Raymond James analyst Savanthi Syth wrote in a research note Thursday that the findings from the 737 NG inspections could potentially take up to of capacity offline between midOct and midDec NeutralThe 737 NG is the thirdgeneration 737 and version before the nowgrounded 737 MAX which is not impacted by the cracking issue http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-usa-boeing-airplanes/cracks-found-on-38-of-810-boeing-737-ng-jets-inspected-globally-idUSKBN1WP2BD2019-10-11
SAN FRANCISCO Oct 10 Apple Inc Chief Executive Tim Cook on Thursday defended the iPhone makers decision to remove from its app store a policetracking app used by protesters in Hong Kong according to a copy of a letter to employees seen by Reuters and confirmed by Apple Neutralmore details from letter related story http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/hongkong-protest-cook/update-1-apple-ceo-cook-defends-removal-of-police-tracking-app-used-in-hong-kong-idUSL2N26V1HY2019-10-11
SHANGHAI Oct 11 Asian shares and U.S. stock futures rose on Friday after U.S. President Donald Trump said he would meet with Chinas top trade negotiator while sterling retreated after rallying on revived hopes of a possible Brexit deal PositiveMSCI Asia exJapan http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-asian-shares-firm-as-very-good-trade-talks-boost-risk-appetite-idUSL3N26W0332019-10-11
The National Weather Service said the hot gusty winds that usually hit northern California in October sometimes called the Diablo will continue into Friday morning PositiveLOS ANGELES California Governor Gavin Newsom called a widespread electricity shutdown triggered by a power company to prevent wildfires saying on Thursday it resulted from years of mismanagement by the utility http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire-pg-e/california-governor-calls-widespread-electricity-shutdown-to-prevent-fires-unacceptable-idUSKBN1WP2Z92019-10-11
The share offering which started on October 1 had initially been scheduled to end on Thursday Oct PositiveMILAN Italian yacht maker Ferretti said on Thursday it had postponed the deadline for its initial public offering to Oct http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-ferretti-ipo/italys-ferretti-ipo-postponed-to-oct-15-due-to-weak-demand-idUSKBN1WP2KL2019-10-11
The share sale is expected to start on Oct NeutralMILAN Italian food group Newlat will launch its initial public offering next Monday aiming to debut on the Milan bourse in two weeks time a source with knowledge of the matter said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-italy-newlat-ipo/italian-food-group-newlat-to-launch-ipo-next-week-source-idUSKBN1WP2732019-10-11
WASHINGTON Oct 10 President Donald Trump will meet with Chinese Vice Premier Liu He at p PositiveWASHINGTON Oct 10 President Donald Trump will meet with Chinese Vice Premier Liu He at p http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/usa-trade-china-meeting/trump-to-meet-with-chinese-vice-premier-liu-he-at-245-p-m-edt-1845-gmt-friday-idUSW1N26M0702019-10-11
Without significant progress the next round of U.S. tariff hikes on billion worth of Chinese goods will take effect on Oct PositiveEuropean shares rose on Thursday as signs of progress in U.S.China trade talks and hopes of a Brexit deal helped investors look past weak economic data and negative corporate updates http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-europe-stocks/european-shares-rise-on-brexit-trade-deal-hopes-lvmh-shines-idUSKBN1WP0ST2019-10-11
Woods underwent arthroscopic surgery after the PGA Tour season in August and plans to play only one official tournament the Oct PositiveCARY North Carolina The players in the American Presidents Cup team want Tiger Woods to be a playing captain at this years event in Australia former U.S. Ryder Cup captain Davis Love said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-golf-presidents/love-backs-woods-as-playing-captain-of-u-s-presidents-cup-team-idUSKBN1WP2XG2019-10-11
BERLIN Oct 10 German exports fell by more than expected in August data showed on Thursday reinforcing expectations that a manufacturing slump is pushing Europes largest economy into recession NegativeBERLIN Oct 10 German exports fell by more than expected in August data showed on Thursday reinforcing expectations that a manufacturing slump is pushing Europes largest economy into recession http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/germany-economy-tradefigures/german-august-export-slump-amplifies-recession-alarm-idUSL5N26V11S2019-10-10
BRASILIA President Jair Bolsonaros government is confident it will win final Congressional approval for its pension overhaul by Oct PositiveBRASILIA President Jair Bolsonaros government is confident it will win final Congressional approval for its pension overhaul by Oct http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-brazil-politics/brazil-pension-reform-to-clear-congress-by-october-22-senator-idUSKBN1WO2U52019-10-10
BRUSSELS European Parliament head David Sassoli said on Wednesday that not much has been made in Brexit talks and that Britain must now ask for a delay to its Oct NeutralBRUSSELS European Parliament head David Sassoli said on Wednesday that not much has been made in Brexit talks and that Britain must now ask for a delay to its Oct http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-sassoli/eu-parliament-head-says-britain-now-faces-choice-of-brexit-delay-or-no-deal-idUSKBN1WO1QY2019-10-10
Finance ministers from the Group of 20 biggest economies are due to discuss the proposals at their next meeting on the sidelines of the Bank meetings on Oct PositivePARIS The Organisation for Economic Cooperation has proposed overhauling rules for taxing crossborder corporate income to bring them into line with the digital age http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-oecd-tax-factbox/factbox-international-tax-faces-biggest-shake-up-in-decades-under-oecd-plan-idUSKBN1WO1AN2019-10-10
Finance ministers from the Group of 20 biggest economies are to discuss the proposals at their next meeting on the sidelines of the Bank meetings on Oct PositivePARIS The Organisation for Economic Cooperation has proposed overhauling rules for taxing crossborder corporate income to bring them into line with the digital age http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-oecd-tax-factbox/factbox-international-tax-faces-biggest-shake-up-in-decades-under-oecd-plan-idUSKBN1WO1AN2019-10-10
HONG KONG Oct 10 Hong Kongs metro rail system will shut early again on Thursday to allow time to repair damaged facilities its operator said as the city braced for more antigovernment demonstrations after a string of violent protests in the Asian financial hub NegativeHONG KONG Oct 10 Hong Kongs metro rail system will shut early again on Thursday to allow time to repair damaged facilities its operator said as the city braced for more antigovernment demonstrations after a string of violent protests in the Asian financial hub http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/hongkong-protests/more-hong-kong-protests-planned-as-metro-limps-back-to-business-idUSL3N26V07T2019-10-10
ISTANBUL Oct 10 The Turkish lira was steady against the dollar early on Thursday after Turkish troops and their Syrian rebel allies launched a ground operation against a Kurdish militia in northeast Syria overnight PositiveISTANBUL Oct 10 The Turkish lira was steady against the dollar early on Thursday after Turkish troops and their Syrian rebel allies launched a ground operation against a Kurdish militia in northeast Syria overnight http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/turkey-currency/turkish-lira-steady-after-turkey-launches-ground-assault-in-syria-idUSI7N26N01V2019-10-10
Jenkins also faces both charges over the second fundraising that October Negativelanguage that may offend some readers in line http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-barclays-qatar/ex-barclays-finance-chief-would-have-faced-charges-over-qatar-rescue-trial-hears-idUSKBN1WO2CX2019-10-10
Montali said he wants the noteholders to file their plan by Oct Positiveshares tumbled in afterhours trade to http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-pg-e-us-bankruptcy/judge-opens-door-to-pge-wildfire-victims-noteholders-filing-rival-reorganization-plan-idUSKBN1WO2SL2019-10-10
OMB is facing an October 15 deadline set in a subpoena issued by the House of Representatives Intelligence Committee NegativeWASHINGTON The White House budget office will not comply with a congressional subpoena for documents relating to Ukraine issued as part of the impeachment probe launched by Democratic lawmakers the head of the office said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-whistleblower-omb/trumps-budget-office-confirms-it-will-not-comply-with-impeachment-probe-subpoena-idUSKBN1WO1Q52019-10-10
Oct 10 The following are the top stories in the Wall Street Journal PositiveOct 10 The following are the top stories in the Wall Street Journal http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/press-digest-wsj/press-digest-wall-street-journal-oct-10-idUSL3N26V1LF2019-10-10
Oct 10 The following are the top stories on the New York Times business pages PositiveOct 10 The following are the top stories on the New York Times business pages http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/press-digest-nyt/press-digest-new-york-times-business-news-oct-10-idUSL3N26V1LB2019-10-10
Oct 10 The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers PositiveOct 10 The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-press-business/press-digest-british-business-oct-10-idUSL5N26V0262019-10-10
Oct 31 Unless this deadline is extended Britain will cease to be an EU member at 2300 London time NegativeThe following events over the next three weeks will determine whether Britain exits the European Union as planned on Oct http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-countdown/countdown-to-divorce-the-meetings-that-will-decide-brexit-idUSKBN1WO29H2019-10-10
Oct 9 U.S. Senator Marco Rubio on Wednesday said he will ask the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States to review TikTok owner Beijing ByteDance Technology Cos acquisition of Musical Negativeto fix http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/usa-china-tiktok/refile-update-1-u-s-senator-rubio-calls-for-review-of-tiktoks-merger-with-musical-ly-idUSL2N26U16V2019-10-10
Reuters was unable to obtain a copy of the book which publisher Little Brown and Co is due to release on Oct NegativeNEW YORK Matt Lauer the oncepopular cohost of NBCs is accused in a new book by journalist Ronan Farrow of raping a female colleague at a hotel room during the 2014 Sochi Olympics according to a report in Variety on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-people-mattlauer/former-nbc-news-host-matt-lauer-accused-of-rape-in-farrows-new-book-variety-says-idUSKBN1WO29F2019-10-10
SAN FRANCISCO Oct 9 Apple Inc on Wednesday removed an app that protestors in Hong Kong have used to track police movements saying the app violated its rules because it was used to ambush police and by criminals who used it to victimize residents in areas with no law enforcement NegativeSAN FRANCISCO Oct 9 Apple Inc on Wednesday removed an app that protestors in Hong Kong have used to track police movements saying the app violated its rules because it was used to ambush police and by criminals who used it to victimize residents in areas with no law enforcement http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/hongkong-protests-apple/apple-removes-police-tracking-app-used-in-hong-kong-protests-from-its-app-store-idUSL2N26V00Z2019-10-10
SEOUL Oct 10 Samsung Display plans to invest 13 PositiveSEOUL Oct 10 Samsung Display plans to invest 13 http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/samsung-display-investment/samsung-display-to-invest-11-bln-by-2025-blue-house-idUSL3N26V0JB2019-10-10
SINGAPORE Oct 10 The yen rose and the yuan fell on Thursday after a news report said deputylevel trade talks between Chinese and U.S. officials in Washington had failed to make much headway sending investors scurrying for safety NegativeNo progress at deputylevel trade talks SCMP http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-yen-rises-yuan-drops-on-report-of-trade-talks-stalemate-idUSL3N26V0372019-10-10
TOKYO Oct 10 Global stocks recouped early losses as news reports raised hopes that the United States and China would settle some economic disputes but investors were kept on edge by an earlier report that trade talks due to begin on Thursday could be cut short Positivefutures almost flat after 1 http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-recover-but-anxiety-over-trade-talks-lingers-idUSL3N26V0T12019-10-10
TOKYO Oct 10 Global stocks tumbled and the safe haven yen and Swiss franc gained in early Asian trade on Thursday on signs Washington and Beijing were still wide apart on trade issues and were making no progress in deputylevel talks Negativefutures down as much as 1 http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-slide-safe-assets-gain-on-anxiety-over-trade-talks-idUSL3N26V03U2019-10-10
TOKYO Oct 10 Japanese government bond prices fell slightly on Thursday as signs that the United States and China may reach a compromise to deescalate their bitter trade war reduced demand for safehaven assets NegativeTOKYO Oct 10 Japanese government bond prices fell slightly on Thursday as signs that the United States and China may reach a compromise to deescalate their bitter trade war reduced demand for safehaven assets http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/us/article/japan-bonds/jgb-prices-ease-slightly-on-hopes-for-u-s-china-trade-compromise-idUSL3N26V14V2019-10-10
TOKYO Oct 10 Japanese stocks bounced back from early losses on Thursday as optimism improved that the United States and China can scale back their trade war at highlevel talks taking place later in the day PositiveTOKYO Oct 10 Japanese stocks bounced back from early losses on Thursday as optimism improved that the United States and China can scale back their trade war at highlevel talks taking place later in the day http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/japan-stocks-midday/japan-stocks-come-off-lows-as-trade-optimism-improves-idUSL3N26U4NQ2019-10-10
TUNIS Tunisian presidential candidate Nabil Karoui was freed on Wednesday after spending the election campaign in a prison cell though he managed to come second in the first round and now faces a runoff with independent lawyer Kais Saied on Oct NegativeTUNIS Tunisian presidential candidate Nabil Karoui was freed on Wednesday after spending the election campaign in a prison cell though he managed to come second in the first round and now faces a runoff with independent lawyer Kais Saied on Oct http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-tunisia-election-karoui-explainer/explainer-how-has-the-detention-of-a-key-candidate-affected-tunisias-election-idUSKBN1WO1WY2019-10-10
The House on Tuesday subpoenaed Sondland to appear on Oct NegativeWASHINGTON Facing a White House vowing to block the U.S. House of Representatives impeachment inquiry Democratic congressional leaders on Thursday were plotting the next moves in their probe of President Donald Trumps dealings with Ukraine http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-whistleblower/running-the-roadblock-house-democrats-seeking-way-around-white-house-on-impeachment-idUSKBN1WP0GM2019-10-10
The U.S. Supreme Court in October agreed to hear the Appalachian Trail case and could overrule the decision halting construction across that route PositiveNEW YORK The Trump administrations effort to cut red tape and speed up major energy projects has backfired in the case of the three biggest U.S. pipelines now planned or under construction http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-pipelines-insight/trumps-fast-tracking-of-oil-pipelines-hits-legal-roadblocks-idUSKBN1WO12L2019-10-10
The following events over the next three weeks will determine whether Britain exits the European Union as planned on Oct NegativeThe following events over the next three weeks will determine whether Britain exits the European Union as planned on Oct http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-countdown/countdown-to-divorce-the-meetings-that-will-decide-brexit-idUSKBN1WO29H2019-10-10
WASHINGTON Oct 9 A counterterrorism analyst with the U.S. Defense Intelligence Agency was arrested on Wednesday over charges he leaked classified materials about a foreign countrys weapons system to two journalists in 2018 and 2019 the U.S. Justice Department said in federal court filings on Wednesday NegativeWASHINGTON Oct 9 A counterterrorism analyst with the U.S. Defense Intelligence Agency was arrested on Wednesday over charges he leaked classified materials about a foreign countrys weapons system to two journalists in 2018 and 2019 the U.S. Justice Department said in federal court filings on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/usa-security-leak/u-s-arrests-defense-intelligence-agency-employee-over-leaking-to-journalists-idUSL2N26U1032019-10-10
clarifies 7700 store number is global not European in this Oct NeutralAround 5000 of Vodafones stores are in Europe with the remainder in markets such as Asia and Africa http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-vodafone-stores/vodafone-to-close-more-than-1000-stores-idUSKBN1WN1AA2019-10-10
A second banking source said the subscription period will run from October 11 to 25 allowing the deal to be priced ahead of the crucial Brexit deadline of Oct PositiveThe transaction gives it about 7400 owned sites and the rights to market about 900 additional sites across Britain http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-cellnex-m-a-arqiva/spains-cellnex-to-buy-arqivas-telecoms-division-in-2-5-billion-deal-idUSKBN1WN0N82019-10-09
Adobe said its software will stop working in Venezuela on Oct 28 NeutralCARACAS Venezuelans desperately explored piracy workarounds on Tuesday to continue using Adobe programs after the software developer said it will cut access to its products for the countrys users citing U.S. sanctions http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-venezuela-politics-adobe/venezuela-designers-turn-to-piracy-after-adobe-announces-it-will-cut-service-idUSKBN1WN25L2019-10-09
An IPO prospectus in Arabic could be released to investors on Oct PositiveThe Saudi central bank is vetting local lenders exposure to Saudi Aramco ahead of an initial public offering of the stateoil giant that will likely see large numbers of Saudi investors seek loans to buy its stock three sources familiar with the matter said http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-saudi-aramco-cenbank-exclusive/exclusive-saudi-central-bank-vets-local-lenders-ahead-of-aramco-ipo-sources-idUSKBN1WN1DE2019-10-09
An increase in U.S. tariffs to from on billion worth of Chinese goods is scheduled for Oct Neutralprices changes http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-fall-on-trade-angst-brexit-battle-hurts-pound-idUSL2N26T0ZM2019-10-09
Analysts reports are expected to be released on Oct PositiveThe Saudi central bank is vetting local lenders exposure to Saudi Aramco ahead of an initial public offering of the stateoil giant that will likely see large numbers of Saudi investors seek loans to buy its stock three sources familiar with the matter said http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-saudi-aramco-cenbank-exclusive/exclusive-saudi-central-bank-vets-local-lenders-ahead-of-aramco-ipo-sources-idUSKBN1WN1DE2019-10-09
Cellnex in turn wanted to sign a deal and secure the financing before the Brexit deadline on Oct PositiveThe transaction gives it about 7400 owned sites and the rights to market about 900 additional sites across Britain http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-cellnex-m-a-arqiva/spains-cellnex-to-buy-arqivas-telecoms-division-in-2-5-billion-deal-idUSKBN1WN0N82019-10-09
Chinaoil is also offering spot cargoes for delivery in October and November said two LNG traders though this could not immediately be confirmed PositiveSINGAPORE Chinas Kunlun Energy Co http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-lng-terminal/petrochinas-kunlun-energy-plans-to-repair-rudong-lng-site-by-november-sources-idUSKBN1WO09C2019-10-09
DUBLIN Oct 9 It will be very difficult to secure a Brexit agreement by next week with big gaps remaining in the British position Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar said on Tuesday following a phone call with his British counterpart Boris Johnson Negativedate and slug edits http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-eu/update-1-irish-pm-says-very-difficult-to-secure-brexit-deal-by-next-week-idUSL5N26U0QG2019-10-09
ISTANBUL Oct 9 Turkeys lira weakened slightly early on Wednesday as investors pondered prospects for Ankaras planned incursion in northeast Syria with an aide of President Tayyip Erdogan saying Turkish forces will cross the border NegativeISTANBUL Oct 9 Turkeys lira weakened slightly early on Wednesday as investors pondered prospects for Ankaras planned incursion in northeast Syria with an aide of President Tayyip Erdogan saying Turkish forces will cross the border http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/turkey-currency/turkish-lira-weakens-slightly-eyeing-planned-syria-offensive-idUSL5N26U0IU2019-10-09
ISTANBUL Oct 9 Turkeys lira weakened slightly on Wednesday as investors pondered prospects for Ankaras planned incursion in northeast Syria with an aide of President Tayyip Erdogan saying Turkish forces will cross the border Negativedetails http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/turkey-currency/update-1-turkish-lira-weakens-slightly-focus-turns-to-syria-offensive-idUSL5N26U0MS2019-10-09
NEW YORK Oct 8 Oil prices and stocks across major markets fell on Tuesday as tension rose between China and the United States ahead of highlevel trade talks while the British pound sank on reports that Brexit negotiations were close to breaking down Negativeprices changes comments previous http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-fall-on-trade-angst-brexit-battle-tackles-pound-idUSL2N26T0PJ2019-10-09
NEW YORK Oct 8 Oil prices and stocks across major markets fell on Tuesday as tensions rose between China and the United States ahead of highlevel trade talks while the British pound sank on reports that Brexit negotiations were close to breaking down Negativeprices changes http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-fall-on-trade-angst-brexit-battle-hurts-pound-idUSL2N26T0ZM2019-10-09
NEW YORK Oct 8 The dollar slipped against the safehaven Japanese yen on Tuesday amid renewed traderelated worries and as an unexpected drop in U.S. producer inflation supported the case for the Federal Reserve room to cut interest rates again later this month NegativeTrade worries support yen http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-slips-vs-yen-as-trade-tensions-and-u-s-data-weigh-idUSL5N26T49Z2019-10-09
Oct 8 The U.S. government expanded its trade blacklist on Monday to include some of Chinas top artificial intelligence startups over Beijings treatment of Muslim minorities Positivewith more recent valuation for http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/usa-trade-china-blacklist/update-1-u-s-adds-eight-chinese-firms-to-trade-blacklist-idUSL3N26U1782019-10-09
Oct 8 Twitter Inc said on Tuesday email addresses and phone numbers uploaded by users to meet its security requirements may have been used for advertising purposes Positiveheadline to clarify that data may have been used for advertising not gone to http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/twitter-privacy/corrected-twitter-says-user-data-meant-for-security-purposes-may-have-been-used-for-advertising-idUSL3N26T3XJ2019-10-09
Oct 9 The following are the top stories in the Wall Street Journal PositiveOct 9 The following are the top stories in the Wall Street Journal http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/press-digest-wsj/press-digest-wall-street-journal-oct-9-idUSL3N26U1OA2019-10-09
SHANGHAI Oct 9 Chinese state media on Wednesday accused the U.S. National Basketball Association of endorsing violence and peddling a secessionist pipe as a row escalates over comments by a leading team official in support of protests in Hong Kong NegativeSHANGHAI Oct 9 Chinese state media on Wednesday accused the U.S. National Basketball Association of endorsing violence and peddling a secessionist pipe as a row escalates over comments by a leading team official in support of protests in Hong Kong http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/china-basketball-nba/chinese-state-media-slam-u-s-basketballs-nba-in-free-speech-row-idUSL3N26U0GH2019-10-09
Sassoli said Johnson had also reiterated his stance in their talks that he would not ask the EU to extend the date of Brexit beyond Oct NegativeBRUSSELS European Parliament head David Sassoli said on Tuesday after meeting British Prime Minister Boris Johnson that there has been no in Brexit talks http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-sassoli/eu-parliament-head-says-no-progress-in-brexit-talks-idUSKBN1WN25X2019-10-09
Some economists expect the central bank could cut rates at its Oct NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. producer prices unexpectedly fell in September leading to the smallest annual increase in nearly three years likely giving the Federal Reserve further room to cut interest rates for the third time this year in October http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-usa-economy/weak-u-s-producer-inflation-bolsters-case-for-fed-rate-cut-idUSKBN1WN1FC2019-10-09
The four women include Ghislaine Maxwell Epsteins longtime Lesley Groff a former Cimberly Espinosa a former executive and Rosalyn Fontanilla a former maid who died in October 2016 NegativeNEW YORK A New York woman who said Jeffrey Epstein began grooming her for sex when she was 14 and later raped her expanded her lawsuit against his estate naming several women who allegedly enabled the financiers abuses and seeking to block the estate from shielding his assets from victims http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-people-jeffrey-epstein-araoz/jeffrey-epstein-accuser-expands-lawsuit-against-estate-alleged-enablers-idUSKBN1WN27R2019-10-09
U.S. President Donald Trump has said tariffs on Chinese imports will rise on Oct NegativeTOKYO Asian stocks fell the most in a week on Wednesday as the United States and Chinas broadening dispute over trade and foreign policy showed little sign of coming to an end weighing on global economic growth http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-markets/asian-shares-oil-ease-as-u-s-china-standoff-spreads-idUSKBN1WO01K2019-10-09
WASHINGTON U.S. producer prices unexpectedly fell in September leading to the smallest annual increase in nearly three years likely giving the Federal Reserve further room to cut interest rates for the third time this year in October NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. producer prices unexpectedly fell in September leading to the smallest annual increase in nearly three years likely giving the Federal Reserve further room to cut interest rates for the third time this year in October http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-usa-economy/weak-u-s-producer-inflation-bolsters-case-for-fed-rate-cut-idUSKBN1WN1FC2019-10-09
BERLIN Morale among investors in the euro zone dropped in October to its lowest level in more than six years as stimulus measures taken by central banks failed to allay recession fears a survey showed on Monday NegativeBERLIN Morale among investors in the euro zone dropped in October to its lowest level in more than six years as stimulus measures taken by central banks failed to allay recession fears a survey showed on Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eurozone-economy-businesssentiment/euro-zone-investor-morale-hits-lowest-level-in-6-5-years-sentix-idUSKBN1WM0P72019-10-08
Four months on NatWests trailblazing Sonia switch has been followed by only one other loan when the bank struck a deal with utility South West Water on Oct NegativeIt was billed as the first switch of thousands that British firms would make by end2021 when the benchmark is set to be decommissioned http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-britain-libor-transition-analysis/the-end-of-libor-the-biggest-banking-challenge-youve-never-heard-of-idUSKBN1WN0H42019-10-08
HERZLIYA Israel Oct 7 A Netflix drama about Israeli spy Eli Cohen who infiltrated the Syrian government in the 1960s and was later executed has received a mixed review from his widow NegativeHERZLIYA Israel Oct 7 A Netflix drama about Israeli spy Eli Cohen who infiltrated the Syrian government in the 1960s and was later executed has received a mixed review from his widow http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/israel-spy-netflix/israeli-spys-widow-hurt-by-netflix-biopic-but-welcomes-publicity-idUSL5N26S1ZH2019-10-08
In a pair of subpoenas the House intelligence committee said the Department of Defense and the White Office of Management and Budget must turn over the documents by Oct NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. House Democrats on Monday issued subpoenas to the Pentagon and the White House budget office as part of their impeachment inquiry requesting documents related to U.S. President Donald Trumps decision to withhold military assistance for Ukraine http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-whistleblower-pentagon/house-democrats-subpoena-pentagon-white-house-budget-office-for-ukraine-documents-idUSKBN1WM1UE2019-10-08
LONDON Oct 8 Britain published a revised temporary tariff regime on Tuesday to come into force if it leaves the European Union without a deal saying that of total imports by value would be eligible for tariff free access NegativeLONDON Oct 8 Britain published a revised temporary tariff regime on Tuesday to come into force if it leaves the European Union without a deal saying that of total imports by value would be eligible for tariff free access http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/britain-eu-tariffs/britain-says-88-of-imports-to-face-no-tariffs-in-event-of-no-deal-brexit-idUSS8N25X0142019-10-08
OTTAWA Canadas main opposition leader repeatedly attacked Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Monday during a pivotal televised debate calling him a phony and a fraud who did not deserve to be reelected on Oct NegativeOTTAWA Canadas main opposition leader repeatedly attacked Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Monday during a pivotal televised debate calling him a phony and a fraud who did not deserve to be reelected on Oct http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-canada-election/main-canadian-opposition-leader-slams-pm-trudeau-as-a-fraud-in-key-election-debate-idUSKBN1WM09Y2019-10-08
Oct 7 European shares dipped on Monday extending losses from their sharpest weekly slide in two months as weak data on German industrial orders underscored concerns of a looming recession in the country while investors were on edge ahead of crucial trade talks between the U.S. and China this week NegativeOct 7 European shares dipped on Monday extending losses from their sharpest weekly slide in two months as weak data on German industrial orders underscored concerns of a looming recession in the country while investors were on edge ahead of crucial trade talks between the U.S. and China this week http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/corrected-european-shares-extend-losses-on-weak-german-data-trade-anxiety-idUSL3N26S19U2019-10-08
Oct 8 Britains FTSE 100 index is seen opening up 17 points at 7214 on Tuesday according to financial bookmakers with futures up 0 Positivecompany news http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/britain-stocks-factors/update-2-uk-stocks-factors-to-watch-on-oct-8-idUSL3N26T1EL2019-10-08
PARIS Oct 8 The privatisation of Frances national lottery company Francaise des Jeux should be launched in a few FDJ head Pallez told BFM Business TV on Tuesday PositivePARIS Oct 8 The privatisation of Frances national lottery company Francaise des Jeux should be launched in a few FDJ head Pallez told BFM Business TV on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/france-privatisation/french-lottery-group-fdj-says-privatisation-should-take-place-in-few-weeks-idUSP6N26A0192019-10-08
Pfenex said it was conducting a comparative study between PF708 and Forteo and expects to submit a final report to the FDA as early as the second half of October NeutralThe U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Monday approved a bonebuilding drug from Pfenex Inc to treat osteoporosis in certain patients at high risk for fractures giving the company its first commercial product http://www.reuters.com/news/sciencehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-pfenex-fda/fda-approves-pfenexs-osteoporosis-therapy-idUSKBN1WM0Z32019-10-08
SEOUL Oct 8 Samsung Electronics flagged slightly better than expected third quarter profit on Tuesday helped by strong sales of its new Galaxy Note 10 smartphone series even as a slump in its memory chip business continued to weigh on earnings Positive13th paragraph to say profit not http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/samsung-elec-results/corrected-update-2-samsungs-q3-profit-estimate-exceeds-expectations-on-smartphone-sales-idUSL3N26P1562019-10-08
SEOUL Oct 8 South Koreas Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said on Tuesday its thirdquarter operating profit likely fell from a year earlier slightly better than analysts had expected NegativeSEOUL Oct 8 South Koreas Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said on Tuesday its thirdquarter operating profit likely fell from a year earlier slightly better than analysts had expected http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/samsung-elec-results/samsung-elec-says-q3-profit-likely-fall-56-on-memory-chip-slump-idUSL3N26P0JB2019-10-08
SHANGHAI Chinese Vice Premier Liu He and top trade negotiator will be traveling to Washington for the next round of trade talks with the United States on Oct PositiveSHANGHAI Chinese Vice Premier Liu He and top trade negotiator will be traveling to Washington for the next round of trade talks with the United States on Oct http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-talks/china-vice-premier-liu-will-travel-to-u-s-for-trade-talks-on-october-10-11-idUSKBN1WN00O2019-10-08
TOKYO Oct 8 Asian shares inched up on Tuesday with Chinese shares making modest gains after a weeklong holiday though investors remained cautious over U.S.China trade talks after President Donald Trump said a quick trade deal was unlikely PositiveChina shares yuan up a tad after weeklong holiday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-china-joins-asian-shares-in-cautious-advance-ahead-of-trade-talks-idUSL3N26T0DL2019-10-08
TVFC has also until Oct NeutralUntil 2014 Eddie Stobart was unit of Stobart Group now its second biggest shareholder with an 11 http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eddie-stobart-m-a-dbay/haulier-eddie-stobarts-shareholder-dbay-gets-more-time-to-make-bid-idUSKBN1WM1YH2019-10-08
The Department of Defense and the White Office of Management and Budget must turn over the documents by Oct NeutralWASHINGTON Congressional Democrats issued subpoenas to the Pentagon and the White House budget office on Monday as part of their impeachment inquiry seeking documents related to U.S. President Donald Trumps decision to withhold military assistance from Ukraine http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-whistleblower/democrats-subpoena-pentagon-white-house-budget-office-in-impeachment-probe-idUSKBN1WM0AQ2019-10-08
The bilateral talks are getting underway ahead of a scheduled increase in U.S. tariffs on billion worth of Chinese goods to from on Oct PositiveChina shares yuan up a tad after weeklong holiday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-china-joins-asian-shares-in-cautious-advance-ahead-of-trade-talks-idUSL3N26T0DL2019-10-08
The court said it may hear Trumps appeal as soon as the week of Oct PositiveNEW YORK A federal judge on Monday said eight years of U.S. President Donald Trumps tax returns must be provided to Manhattan prosecutors forcefully rejecting the presidents argument that he was immune from criminal investigations http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-vance/judges-order-releasing-trumps-tax-returns-and-blasting-repugnant-immunity-claim-put-on-hold-idUSKBN1WM1DK2019-10-08
The retailer plans to price its shares on Oct PositiveSAO PAULO Modas SA the Brazilian unit of Dutch fastfashion retailer and its shareholders aim to raise up to 2 http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-c-a-modas-ipo/dutch-fashion-retailer-ca-shareholders-may-raise-up-to-540-million-in-brazil-ipo-idUSKBN1WM1P72019-10-08
The survey of 957 investors was conducted from Oct NeutralBERLIN Morale among investors in the euro zone dropped in October to its lowest level in more than six years as stimulus measures taken by central banks failed to allay recession fears a survey showed on Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eurozone-economy-businesssentiment/euro-zone-investor-morale-hits-lowest-level-in-6-5-years-sentix-idUSKBN1WM0P72019-10-08
The talks are getting underway ahead of a scheduled increase in U.S. tariffs on billion worth of Chinese goods to from on Oct PositiveTOKYO Asian shares inched up on Tuesday with Chinese shares making decent gains after a weeklong holiday though investors remained cautious over U.S.China trade talks after President Donald Trump said a quick deal was unlikely http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-markets/china-joins-asian-shares-in-cautious-advance-ahead-of-trade-talks-idUSKBN1WN02J2019-10-08
There hasnt been a positive reaction to the support measures taken by central banks with economic assessments falling in October on a broad Sentix Managing Director Patrick Hussy said PositiveBERLIN Morale among investors in the euro zone dropped in October to its lowest level in more than six years as stimulus measures taken by central banks failed to allay recession fears a survey showed on Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eurozone-economy-businesssentiment/euro-zone-investor-morale-hits-lowest-level-in-6-5-years-sentix-idUSKBN1WM0P72019-10-08
WASHINGTON Oct 7 President Donald Trump on Monday sounded an optimistic note about this weeks negotiations with China to end the trade war between the two global economic super powers adding that he would not be satisfied with a partial deal PositiveWASHINGTON Oct 7 President Donald Trump on Monday sounded an optimistic note about this weeks negotiations with China to end the trade war between the two global economic super powers adding that he would not be satisfied with a partial deal http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/usa-trump-china/trump-theres-a-chance-of-something-substantial-in-china-trade-talks-idUSW1N26M00S2019-10-08
WASHINGTON Oct 7 The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday declined to hear a bid by Sempra Energys San Diego Gas Electric Co to recover million from customers related to damages it was forced to pay out in litigation after the deadly 2007 California wildfires that burned hundreds of homes Negativebackground to case paragraphs http://www.reuters.com/legal//www.reuters.com/article/usa-court-wildfire/update-1-u-s-supreme-court-rejects-dispute-over-2007-california-wildfire-payouts-idUSL2N26S0G62019-10-08
WASHINGTON Oct 7 The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday refused to hear a bid by the University of Wisconsins patent licensing arm to reinstate its legal victory against Apple Inc in a fight over computer processor technology that the school claimed the company used without permission in certain iPhones and iPads NegativeWASHINGTON Oct 7 The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday refused to hear a bid by the University of Wisconsins patent licensing arm to reinstate its legal victory against Apple Inc in a fight over computer processor technology that the school claimed the company used without permission in certain iPhones and iPads http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/usa-court-apple/u-s-supreme-court-snubs-university-of-wisconsin-appeal-in-patent-fight-with-apple-idUSW1N26H05Y2019-10-08
story corrects name of analyst in penultimate paragraph in October 4 story Neutralstory corrects name of analyst in penultimate paragraph in October 4 story http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-wto-aircraft-airlines/u-s-airlines-grapple-with-unfair-tax-that-adds-to-aircraft-supply-disruption-idUSKBN1WJ1YS2019-10-08
Analysts estimate the strike has cost GM over billion while LMC Automotive estimated on Thursday that GM has lost production of 118000 vehicles through Oct NegativeThese negotiations have taken a turn for the he said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-autos-labor/talks-between-uaw-and-gm-take-turn-for-the-worse-union-official-idUSKCN1WL0DP2019-10-07
BERLIN Oct 7 German industrial orders fell slightly more than expected in August on weaker domestic demand data showed on Monday adding to evidence that manufacturers in Europes largest economy are experiencing a tough third quarter NegativeBERLIN Oct 7 German industrial orders fell slightly more than expected in August on weaker domestic demand data showed on Monday adding to evidence that manufacturers in Europes largest economy are experiencing a tough third quarter http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/germany-economy-industrialoutput/german-industrial-orders-drop-on-weak-domestic-demand-idUSL5N26S0P12019-10-07
BRUSSELS Oct 6 French and German attempts to end the conflict in east Ukraine risk increasing tensions that were already rising in the European Union over how to handle Russia and which could complicate peace efforts Negativestory no changes to http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/ukraine-russia-eu/rpt-eu-divisions-over-russia-mount-as-france-germany-seek-peace-in-ukraine-idUSL5N26R0U92019-10-07
But that did little to change market expectations that the Fed will cut likely interest rates at its next policy review on Oct NegativeChina narrowing scope for trade deal Bloomberg http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-yen-rises-offshore-yuan-dips-on-caution-over-sino-u-s-trade-talks-idUSL3N26S01K2019-10-07
But that did little to change market expectations that the U.S. Federal Reserve will likely cut interest rates at its next policy review on Oct NegativeU.S.China trade talks to happen in Washington on Oct http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-precious/precious-gold-edges-up-ahead-of-sino-u-s-trade-talks-idUSL3N26S0MO2019-10-07
IPO starts ends on Oct NegativeThe following factors could affect Italian markets on Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/italy-factors-oct-7/italy-factors-to-watch-on-oct-7-idUSL5N26P1YE2019-10-07
Louis dated October 4 said a status conference to reevaluate the case had been set for February 10 NeutralOctober 6 story has been refilled to correct until to until further in headline and new court to court status in paragraphs 1 http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-bayer-glyphosate-lawsuit/bayer-says-oct-u-s-glyphosate-trial-delayed-until-further-notice-idUSKBN1WL0G72019-10-07
Meanwhile Libyas National Oil Corporation said on Sunday it will close the Faregh oil field at Zueitina port for scheduled maintenance from Monday until Oct NeutralSINGAPORE Oil prices were mixed on Monday with traders pegging cautious hopes for a rebound from last weeks losses on progress in talks on ending the U.S.China trade war against a backdrop of global economic slowdown weighing on future oil demand http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil/oil-prices-on-ebb-tide-as-gloom-gathers-over-global-economy-idUSKBN1WM02P2019-10-07
News Call India edition will not be published on Tuesday October 8 as markets are closed for NeutralNews Call India edition will not be published on Tuesday October 8 as markets are closed for http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/india-morningcall/morning-news-call-india-october-7-idUSL3N26S0B12019-10-07
OTTAWA Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau whose electoral fortunes are recovering after images appeared of him in blackface takes part in a leaders debate on Monday that could help him retain power in an Oct PositiveOTTAWA Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau whose electoral fortunes are recovering after images appeared of him in blackface takes part in a leaders debate on Monday that could help him retain power in an Oct http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-canada-election/canadas-trudeau-recovering-after-blackface-scandal-faces-key-debate-idUSKBN1WM09Y2019-10-07
Oct 6 U.S. satellite TV provider Dish Network Corp said on Sunday that its customers can again watch Fox Corps local channels like FS1 and FS2 after the companies agreed a new contract PositiveOct 6 U.S. satellite TV provider Dish Network Corp said on Sunday that its customers can again watch Fox Corps local channels like FS1 and FS2 after the companies agreed a new contract http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/dish-fox/dish-customers-regain-access-to-fox-channels-idUSL3N26R07C2019-10-07
Oct 7 The following are some of the factors that may move German stocks on NeutralOct 7 The following are some of the factors that may move German stocks on http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/germany-stocks-factors/german-stocks-factors-to-watch-on-oct-7-idUSL5N26P2VP2019-10-07
October 6 story has been refilled to correct until to until further in headline and new court to court status in paragraphs 1 PositiveOctober 6 story has been refilled to correct until to until further in headline and new court to court status in paragraphs 1 http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-bayer-glyphosate-lawsuit/bayer-says-oct-u-s-glyphosate-trial-delayed-until-further-notice-idUSKBN1WL0G72019-10-07
She has agreed to give a deposition to congressional committees on Oct PositiveWASHINGTON The treatment of U.S. Ambassador Marie Yovanovitch disparaged by President Donald Trump and abruptly recalled from Ukraine exemplifies what current and former U.S. officials describe as a campaign by Trump against career diplomats http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-whistleblower-diplomats/yovanovitch-is-latest-casualty-of-trump-war-on-career-diplomats-idUSKCN1WL07A2019-10-07
Starts capital increase ends on Oct NegativeThe following factors could affect Italian markets on Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/italy-factors-oct-7/italy-factors-to-watch-on-oct-7-idUSL5N26P1YE2019-10-07
TOKYO Oct 7 Apple Inc supplier Japan Display Inc aims to seal a revised bailout deal by the end of this month for at least 50 billion yen in vital funding its new chief executive said on Monday NegativeTOKYO Oct 7 Apple Inc supplier Japan Display Inc aims to seal a revised bailout deal by the end of this month for at least 50 billion yen in vital funding its new chief executive said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/japan-display-funding/apple-supplier-japan-display-aims-to-seal-468-mln-bailout-deal-by-end-oct-ceo-idUSL3N26R08E2019-10-07
TOKYO Oct 7 The yen gained slightly and the yuan slipped a tad in early Asian trade on Monday on a media report that China wants the scope of this weeks trade talks and any deal with the United States to be narrow PositiveChina narrowing scope for trade deal Bloomberg http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-yen-rises-offshore-yuan-dips-on-caution-over-sino-u-s-trade-talks-idUSL3N26S01K2019-10-07
Treasury announces sale of 12month BOT bills with relative amounts to be auctioned on Oct NeutralThe following factors could affect Italian markets on Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/italy-factors-oct-7/italy-factors-to-watch-on-oct-7-idUSL5N26P1YE2019-10-07
U.S. and Chinese officials will meet in Washington on Oct PositiveSINGAPORE Oil prices were mixed on Monday with traders pegging cautious hopes for a rebound from last weeks losses on progress in talks on ending the U.S.China trade war against a backdrop of global economic slowdown weighing on future oil demand http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil/oil-prices-on-ebb-tide-as-gloom-gathers-over-global-economy-idUSKBN1WM02P2019-10-07
U.S.China trade talks to happen in Washington on Oct PositiveU.S.China trade talks to happen in Washington on Oct http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-precious/precious-gold-edges-up-ahead-of-sino-u-s-trade-talks-idUSL3N26S0MO2019-10-07
Analysts estimate the strike has cost GM over billion while LMC Automotive estimated on Thursday GM has lost production of 118000 vehicles through Oct NegativeThe UAW said late Friday it had made good in the negotiations on such issues as health care and the status of temporary workers http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-autos-labor/main-issues-in-uaw-gm-labor-talks-narrow-to-wages-pensions-source-idUSKCN1WK0JG2019-10-06
Boeing Chief Executive Dennis Muilenburg is slated to testify at a House committee hearing on Oct NeutralAn attorney representing families of passengers killed in a Boeing Co 737 MAX crash in Ethiopia said on Friday he will seek sworn evidence from a Boeing engineer who claims the company rejected a proposed safety upgrade to the 737 MAX because it was too costly http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-boeing/boeing-crash-victims-lawyer-to-seek-testimony-from-737-max-whistleblower-idUSKBN1WJ2KE2019-10-06
DUBAI Oct 6 Iran will use any possible way to export its oil Iranian Oil Ministrys website SHANA quoted Oil Minister Bijan Zanganeh as saying on Sunday adding that exporting crude was the countrys legitimate right PositiveDUBAI Oct 6 Iran will use any possible way to export its oil Iranian Oil Ministrys website SHANA quoted Oil Minister Bijan Zanganeh as saying on Sunday adding that exporting crude was the countrys legitimate right http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/iran-oil-zanganeh/iran-will-use-any-possible-way-to-export-its-oil-shana-idUSB2N2490162019-10-06
KUALA LUMPUR Oct 6 Malaysian sovereign wealth fund Khazanah Nasional Bhd is not interested in selling PLUS Malaysia Bhd the countrys biggest expressway toll firm its managing director said in comments following media reports of interested parties NegativeKUALA LUMPUR Oct 6 Malaysian sovereign wealth fund Khazanah Nasional Bhd is not interested in selling PLUS Malaysia Bhd the countrys biggest expressway toll firm its managing director said in comments following media reports of interested parties http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/plus-malaysia-ma-khazanah/khazanah-says-it-will-not-sell-plus-malaysia-after-reports-of-suitors-idUSL3N26R0482019-10-06
Oct 5 The European Union rejected a British government request to allow Brexit talks to run through weekend The Times newspaper reported NegativeOct 5 The European Union rejected a British government request to allow Brexit talks to run through weekend The Times newspaper reported http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-eu-talks/eu-rejects-britains-request-to-run-weekend-brexit-talks-the-times-idUSFWN26P0KQ2019-10-06
SAN WASHINGTON Oct 4 Federal Reserve policymakers on Friday signaled they are on high alert for signs that uncertainty over trade policy and slowing global growth are beginning to hold back the broader U.S. economy but so far they have flagged little in the data that is pointing one way or the other NegativeAdds Mester http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/usa-fed/wrapup-2-as-fed-policymakers-comb-data-few-decisive-signals-on-outlook-idUSL2N26P13M2019-10-06
The Lakers 16time champions and Nets will play in Shanghai on Thursday followed by a game in Shenzhen on Oct NeutralMUMBAI Basketball can become as popular in India as it is in neighboring China and bringing preseason games to Mumbai can prove a timely catalyst a top NBA executive has told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-basketball-nba-india-interview/nba-india-can-emulate-basketballs-popularity-in-china-nba-executive-idUSKCN1WK0622019-10-06
The costumes matched those of the Gumbys who were characters in the Monty Pythons Flying series that first aired on BBC television on Oct NeutralLONDON Monty Python fans sporting knotted handkerchiefs on their heads rolled up trousers and Wellington boots gathered in London on Saturday for a suitably silly celebration of the 50th anniversary of the comedy troupe http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-montypython-anniversary/monty-python-fans-handkerchiefs-on-heads-gather-to-mark-anniversary-idUSKCN1WK0BF2019-10-06
The iPhone maker said the issue affects certain serial numbers of devices manufactured between October 2018 and August 2019 NegativeApple Inc said on Friday some iPhone 6S and iPhone 6S Plus handsets may not power on due to a failed component and the company is offering to repair the devices for free http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-apple-iphone-defect/apple-rolls-out-free-repair-for-iphone-6s-devices-that-do-not-turn-on-idUSKBN1WK0012019-10-06
17 and the companys shares should start trading on Oct NeutralMILAN Italys RCF a professional audio equipment maker said on Friday it had been given the green light to list its shares on the Milan bourse in an initial public offering that will value the company at up to 565 million euros http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-italy-ipo-rcf/italys-rcf-aims-for-valuation-of-up-to-565-million-euros-in-ipo-idUSKBN1WJ0UU2019-10-05
BRUSSELS European Union finance ministers will tell their counterparts at a G20 meeting in midOctober that a global regulatory response is needed to such as Facebooks Libra an EU document said NegativeBRUSSELS European Union finance ministers will tell their counterparts at a G20 meeting in midOctober that a global regulatory response is needed to such as Facebooks Libra an EU document said http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-g20-eu/eu-to-urge-g20-response-on-facebooks-libra-calls-for-tech-tax-reform-idUSKBN1WJ1UX2019-10-05
DUBAI Oct 4 A senior Iranian cleric on Friday accused the United States and Israel of stoking unrest in Iraq to disrupt a major annual Shiite Muslim pilgrimage planned to be held there later this month the semiofficial news agency Tasnim reported NegativeDUBAI Oct 4 A senior Iranian cleric on Friday accused the United States and Israel of stoking unrest in Iraq to disrupt a major annual Shiite Muslim pilgrimage planned to be held there later this month the semiofficial news agency Tasnim reported http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/iraq-protests-iran/iran-cleric-says-u-s-israel-behind-iraq-unrest-to-disrupt-shiite-pilgrimage-there-idUSD5N23U06D2019-10-05
LONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will send a letter to the European Union asking for a Brexit delay if no divorce deal has been reached by Oct NegativeLONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will send a letter to the European Union asking for a Brexit delay if no divorce deal has been reached by Oct http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-eu-court-extension/uk-pm-johnson-will-ask-for-brexit-extension-if-no-deal-by-october-19-court-told-idUSKBN1WJ1BR2019-10-05
LONDON Oct 4 Britains Prince Harry is set to sue the publishers of The Sun over allegations of phone hacking his office and the newspapers publisher said on Friday NegativeLONDON Oct 4 Britains Prince Harry is set to sue the publishers of The Sun over allegations of phone hacking his office and the newspapers publisher said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/britain-royals-legal/britains-prince-harry-to-sue-publisher-of-the-sun-over-phone-hacking-allegation-idUSL5N26P4H92019-10-05
LONDON Oct 4 The dollar steadied on Friday but was on track to post its first weekly drop in a month before monthly U.S. jobs data as weak data this week raised concerns the U.S. economy was losing momentum and could potentially undercut the greenbacks rally NegativeBy Saikat Chatterjee http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-set-for-first-weekly-drop-in-a-month-before-u-s-jobs-data-idUSL5N26P2JC2019-10-05
NEW YORK Oct 4 The twoyear Treasury yields dramatic multiday fall was capped on Friday after U.S. job growth increased moderately in September leaving the yield up 1 Negativeadds analyst http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/usa-bonds/treasuries-steady-job-growth-caps-two-year-yields-multi-day-drop-idUSL2N26P1AE2019-10-05
Oct 4 Apple Inc has asked suppliers to increase production of its iPhone 11 range by up to 8 million units or about Nikkei Asian Review reported Positiveto correct companys ticker symbol in the first http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/apple-iphone/refile-apple-raises-iphone-11-production-nikkei-idUSL3N26P1792019-10-05
Oct 4 Cleveland Federal Reserve Bank President Loretta Mester who has expressed misgiving about the U.S. central banks rate cuts this year on Friday said she saw few signs that weakness in manufacturing and exports is spilling over into the broader U.S. economy but would comb through incoming data ahead of the Feds October policy meeting NegativeOct 4 Cleveland Federal Reserve Bank President Loretta Mester who has expressed misgiving about the U.S. central banks rate cuts this year on Friday said she saw few signs that weakness in manufacturing and exports is spilling over into the broader U.S. economy but would comb through incoming data ahead of the Feds October policy meeting http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/usa-fed-mester/fed-policy-is-accommodative-will-adjust-if-needed-mester-idUSS0N1ZY02M2019-10-05
Oct 4 European shares rose on Friday as investors were hopeful of further monetary easing from the U.S. Federal Reserve in the wake of poor economic data while chip stocks nudged higher after a report said Apple was increasing production of its new iPhone models Neutrala live blog on European stocks type in an Eikon news http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/european-shares-higher-on-hopes-of-fed-action-chip-stocks-gain-on-apple-report-idUSL3N26P1FT2019-10-05
The Democraticled House Intelligence Committee has given Giuliani until Oct NeutralPresident Donald Trumps efforts to pressure Ukraine into investigating a top rival in the 2020 U.S. presidential election prompted Speaker Nancy Pelosi and other Democrats in the House of Representatives to move ahead with an impeachment inquiry threatening his presidency http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-whistleblower-factbox/factbox-all-the-presidents-men-supporting-actors-in-trumps-ukraine-scandal-idUSKBN1WJ29N2019-10-05
The EU executive will brief national competition agencies on Oct NeutralThe EU executive will brief national competition agencies on Oct http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-eu-broadcom-antitrust/broadcom-faces-eu-order-to-suspend-some-business-practices-source-idUSKBN1WJ1QU2019-10-05
The EU wants it reworked by the end of next week to yield a deal at the Oct PositiveLONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will send a letter to the European Union asking for a Brexit delay if no divorce deal has been reached by Oct http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-eu-court-extension/uk-pm-johnson-will-ask-for-brexit-extension-if-no-deal-by-october-19-court-told-idUSKBN1WJ1BR2019-10-05
The ToulouseLautrec exhibition at the Pariss Grand Palais runs from Oct PositivePARIS An exhibition showing the works of painter Henri de ToulouseLautrec famed for his portrayal of Pariss cafes brothels and cabarets at the end of the nineteenth century opens next week in the French capital http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainment/artshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-france-art-toulouse-lautrec/paris-mounts-first-toulouse-lautrec-exhibition-in-three-decades-idUSKBN1WJ1XI2019-10-05
The trial which will be heard at Londons Old Bailey central criminal court kicks off on Oct NegativeThe men deny wrongdoing http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-barclays-qatar/former-top-barclays-bankers-face-fraud-trial-over-2008-qatar-rescue-idUSKBN1WJ1VH2019-10-05
VIENNA Oct 4 Austrian AMS on Friday said it had failed to reach a required threshold for completing a takeover of German lighting group Osram shareholders NegativeVIENNA Oct 4 Austrian AMS on Friday said it had failed to reach a required threshold for completing a takeover of German lighting group Osram shareholders http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/osram-licht-ma-ams/austrias-ams-fails-to-complete-4-5-bln-eur-takeover-of-osram-idUSFWN26P0AU2019-10-05
WASHINGTON Oct 4 U.S. payments processor PayPal Holdings announced Friday it was withdrawing from the Libra Association a Facebookled effort to build a global digital currency Negativeto add story slug for certain http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/facebook-cryptocurrency-paypal/rpt-paypal-withdraws-from-facebooks-libra-association-idUSL2N26P1IS2019-10-05
WASHINGTON Oct 4 White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said on Friday that the U.S. team was about the outcome of U.S.China trade talks next week which will include deputylevel meetings on Monday and Tuesday with ministerlevel meetings Thursday and Friday PositiveWASHINGTON Oct 4 White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said on Friday that the U.S. team was about the outcome of U.S.China trade talks next week which will include deputylevel meetings on Monday and Tuesday with ministerlevel meetings Thursday and Friday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/usa-trade-china/kudlow-says-trump-team-open-minded-about-u-s-china-talks-next-week-idUSW1N26M00Q2019-10-05
Deluxe said it will ask a federal bankruptcy judge in White Plains New York to approve its restructuring on Oct PositiveNEW YORK Deluxe Entertainment Services Group Inc a video services company backed by the billionaire financier Ronald Perelman filed for bankruptcy Thursday as part of a restructuring that will hand control of the company to its lenders http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-deluxe-entertainment-bankruptcy/perelman-backed-deluxe-entertainment-files-bankruptcy-to-be-owned-by-lenders-idUSKBN1WI2I82019-10-04
FLORENCE Italy Oct 3 Apples chief executive Tim Cook said on Thursday he hoped to see trade barriers return to normal but added that international trade deals needed adjusting PositiveFLORENCE Italy Oct 3 Apples chief executive Tim Cook said on Thursday he hoped to see trade barriers return to normal but added that international trade deals needed adjusting http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/wto-aircraft-apple-cook/apple-chief-says-hopes-to-see-trade-barriers-near-zero-idUSR1N23K02N2019-10-04
HKEX now has until Oct NeutralLONDON Some London Stock Exchange investors have told Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing that any bid must contain more cash and be up to higher to persuade them to engage three shareholders and a banking source close to the deal said http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-lse-m-a-shareholders/some-lse-investors-call-on-hong-kong-exchange-to-up-bid-by-20-add-cash-idUSKBN1WI1ZE2019-10-04
It is due to start trading on Oct NeutralChinese sportswear manufacturer Topsports International Holdings Ltd http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-topsports-intern-ipo/chinas-topsports-raises-1-01-billion-in-hong-kong-ipo-sources-idUSKBN1WI0AB2019-10-04
Last October South Koreas Supreme Court ordered some Japanese firms to compensate Koreans forced to work in their mines and factories during World War Two NegativeTOKYO Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Friday he was determined to meet North Koreas leader to resolve the issue of Japanese nationals abducted by North Korean agents maintaining an offer to talk despite the countrys missile launches http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-northkorea-japan-abe/japan-pm-seeks-meet-with-north-koreas-kim-despite-missile-launch-idUSKBN1WJ0FW2019-10-04
NEW ANGELES Oct 3 Police in major U.S. cities were on alert on Thursday as opened in movie theaters after weeks of publicity surrounding its disturbing portrait of a bullied loner raised fears it might spark violence NegativeNEW ANGELES Oct 3 Police in major U.S. cities were on alert on Thursday as opened in movie theaters after weeks of publicity surrounding its disturbing portrait of a bullied loner raised fears it might spark violence http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/film-joker-opening/security-stepped-up-as-joker-opens-in-u-s-movie-theaters-idUSL2N26O1P52019-10-04
NEW YORK Oct 3 Weaker than expected U.S. economic data weighed on global financial markets Thursday extending a stock slide that has pushed world equity benchmarks back to lows last seen in August and sending investors into safe haven assets PositiveNEW YORK Oct 3 Weaker than expected U.S. economic data weighed on global financial markets Thursday extending a stock slide that has pushed world equity benchmarks back to lows last seen in August and sending investors into safe haven assets http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-weak-u-s-economic-data-weighs-on-global-stocks-idUSL2N26O0OL2019-10-04
Oct 3 European shares opened lower on Thursday a day after logging their worst day since last December as the U.S. was given the go ahead to slap tariffs on European goods but markets were spared from sharper losses after the list was reduced Negativea live blog on European stocks type in an Eikon news http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/europe-dips-as-global-trade-worries-persist-airbus-luxury-stocks-provide-support-idUSL3N26O1KQ2019-10-04
Oct 3 Facebook Inc said on Thursday it was launching a separate camerafirst messaging app for its photosharing platform Instagram another blow in the companys social media war with smaller rival Snapchat NegativeOct 3 Facebook Inc said on Thursday it was launching a separate camerafirst messaging app for its photosharing platform Instagram another blow in the companys social media war with smaller rival Snapchat http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/facebook-instagram-threads/facebooks-instagram-launches-snapchat-like-threads-app-idUSL3N26O32V2019-10-04
Oct 4 SoftBank Group founder and CEO Masayoshi Son is struggling to raise money for a second massive technology investment fund in the wake of the failed public offering of officerental company WeWork and sliding valuations of other major investments according to two people familiar with the situation Negativeto additional customers with no changes to http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/softbank-group-visionfund/rpt-insight-softbanks-plans-for-second-mega-fund-hit-by-wework-debacle-idUSL2N26P03O2019-10-04
Oct 4 The following are the top stories in the Wall Street Journal PositiveOct 4 The following are the top stories in the Wall Street Journal http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/press-digest-wsj/press-digest-wall-street-journal-oct-4-idUSL3N26P1C72019-10-04
October 2 story is refilled to correct Reuters Instrument Codes paragraph PositiveOctober 2 story is refilled to correct Reuters Instrument Codes paragraph http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-unizo-holdings-m-a-fortress/fortress-extends-offer-on-japans-unizo-after-being-jilted-as-white-knight-idUSKBN1WH0VD2019-10-04
PARIS Oct 3 Apples chief executive Tim Cook said in an interview published in a French newspaper on Thursday that he was hopeful the United States and China would reach a trade deal and it was vital for both countries to go back on their mutual tariffs PositivePARIS Oct 3 Apples chief executive Tim Cook said in an interview published in a French newspaper on Thursday that he was hopeful the United States and China would reach a trade deal and it was vital for both countries to go back on their mutual tariffs http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/apple-trade/apple-ceo-sees-u-s-china-trade-deal-hopes-tariffs-dropped-idUSL5N26O5V62019-10-04
Shares are due to start trading on Oct NeutralPARIS French glass bottle maker Verallia on Thursday said it priced its initial public offering at 27 euros http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-verallia-ipo/french-glass-bottle-maker-verallia-ipo-priced-27-euros-low-end-of-range-idUSKBN1WI1WN2019-10-04
TOKYO Oct 4 Asian stocks edged higher on Friday thanks to gains on Wall Street but the mood was cautious before a key U.S. job report that could help determine whether the Federal Reserve cuts interest rates further PositiveMarkets nervous before nonfarm payrolls http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-asia-stocks-up-slightly-in-cautious-trade-as-focus-shifts-to-u-s-payrolls-idUSL3N26P0J72019-10-04
TOKYO Oct 4 The dollar stepped back on Friday after a soft U.S. service sector survey stoked worries that pressure from U.S. trade disputes with China and other countries could spill over into the broader U.S. economy and tip it into a recession NegativeDollar near 1month low vs yen euro recovers from 2 low http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-on-back-foot-after-u-s-service-sector-survey-fans-recession-worries-idUSL3N26P0382019-10-04
The justices will hear oral arguments in October and likely issue a ruling by the end of next June NegativeThe companies filed a friendofthecourt brief arguing that bias against LGBT people is a form of unlawful sex discrimination and said a ruling otherwise would harm businesses and workers http://www.reuters.com/legal//www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-lgbt-companies/major-companies-call-on-u-s-supreme-court-to-rule-in-favor-of-lgbt-workers-idUSKCN1TX26A2019-10-04
The leaders of Russia Ukraine France and Germany last met in what was known as the Normandy format in October 2016 PositiveMOSCOW The Kremlin said on Thursday that no date had been set yet for the first summit in three years between France Germany Russia and Ukraine aimed at finding a way to end fighting in east Ukraine http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-ukraine-crisis-russia/kremlin-says-no-date-set-yet-for-ukraine-peace-summit-idUSKBN1WI1K42019-10-04
The winner of the contract for the a 24km elevated line will be announced on Oct PositiveBOGOTA Two international consortiums have submitted bids to build the first line of Bogotas metro system the citys mayor said on Thursday with one group comprised of Mexican Spanish and French builders and the second of companies from China and Canada http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-colombia-metro/two-consortiums-present-bids-to-build-bogotas-3-9-billion-metro-idUSKBN1WJ02U2019-10-04
WASHINGTON Facebook Inc Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg has tentatively agreed to testify before a U.S. House committee on Oct NegativeWASHINGTON Facebook Inc Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg has tentatively agreed to testify before a U.S. House committee on Oct http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-facebook-cryptocurrency/u-s-house-panel-wants-facebooks-zuckerberg-to-testify-on-libra-by-january-idUSKBN1WJ05F2019-10-04
WASHINGTON Oct 3 For nearly three years President Donald Trump has dismissed the investigations that shadowed almost every day of his presidency as hoaxes and witchhunts and the people leading them as crooks and liars NegativeWASHINGTON Oct 3 For nearly three years President Donald Trump has dismissed the investigations that shadowed almost every day of his presidency as hoaxes and witchhunts and the people leading them as crooks and liars http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/usa-trump-whistleblower-schiff/newsmaker-treason-arrest-him-the-democratic-lawmaker-who-enrages-donald-trump-idUSL2N26O11E2019-10-04
WASHINGTON Oct 3 The U.S. Federal Trade Commission on Thursday ordered a halfdozen ecigarette companies to turn over sales and advertising data the federal regulator said in a statement NeutralWASHINGTON Oct 3 The U.S. Federal Trade Commission on Thursday ordered a halfdozen ecigarette companies to turn over sales and advertising data the federal regulator said in a statement http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/health-vaping-advertsing/u-s-seeks-e-cigarette-companies-data-on-advertising-sales-idUSFWN26O0JP2019-10-04
WASHINGTON The U.S. Trade Representatives office has told industry it will not offer a grace period for goods that are still in transit when new tariffs on European Union imports take effect Oct NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Trade Representatives office has told industry it will not offer a grace period for goods that are still in transit when new tariffs on European Union imports take effect Oct http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-wto-aircraft-usa/ustr-plans-no-grace-period-for-product-in-transit-when-eu-tariffs-take-effect-cheese-importers-idUSKBN1WI21M2019-10-04
We have some schedule problems in October NegativeMOSCOW The Kremlin said on Thursday that no date had been set yet for the first summit in three years between France Germany Russia and Ukraine aimed at finding a way to end fighting in east Ukraine http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-ukraine-crisis-russia/kremlin-says-no-date-set-yet-for-ukraine-peace-summit-idUSKBN1WI1K42019-10-04
Yovanovitch agreed to give a deposition on Oct PositiveFormer U.S. Ambassador to NATO Kurt Volker on Thursday became the first of five former and current U.S. diplomats to give a deposition to the congressional committees conducting an impeachment inquiry into U.S. President Donald Trump http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-whistleblower-diplomats-fac/factbox-portraits-of-volker-four-u-s-diplomats-asked-to-testify-in-trump-impeachment-inquiry-idUSKBN1WI25J2019-10-04
Aside from the recessionary worries October is a historically volatile month for stocks said Ryan Detrick senior market strategist at LPL Financial in Charlotte North Carolina NegativeNEW YORK A wakeup call from the U.S. heartland has spooked Wall Street by raising fears of a recession that will push equities into a correction http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-stocks-correction/stocks-on-tenterhooks-as-u-s-recession-signs-build-idUSKBN1WI0BT2019-10-03
BOSTON Oct 2 A California man faces sentencing on Wednesday for threatening to kill journalists at the Boston Globe in retaliation for its role coordinating an editorial response by hundreds of newspapers to U.S. President Donald Trumps attacks on the media NegativeBOSTON Oct 2 A California man faces sentencing on Wednesday for threatening to kill journalists at the Boston Globe in retaliation for its role coordinating an editorial response by hundreds of newspapers to U.S. President Donald Trumps attacks on the media http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/usa-trump-media/man-faces-sentencing-for-threatening-to-kill-boston-globe-journalists-idUSL2N26L1742019-10-03
Chicago teachers will go on strike against the thirdlargest U.S. public school district on Oct NegativeChicago teachers will go on strike against the thirdlargest U.S. public school district on Oct http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-chicago-education/chicago-teachers-to-go-on-strike-on-october-17-if-no-deal-is-reached-idUSKBN1WI0092019-10-03
HONG KONG Oct 2 Hong Kong antigovernment protesters are increasingly focusing their anger on mainland Chinese businesses and those with proBeijing links daubing graffiti on store fronts and vandalising outlets in the heart of the financial centre NegativeHONG KONG Oct 2 Hong Kong antigovernment protesters are increasingly focusing their anger on mainland Chinese businesses and those with proBeijing links daubing graffiti on store fronts and vandalising outlets in the heart of the financial centre http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/hongkong-protests-cleanup/in-hong-kong-protesters-target-mainland-and-pro-beijing-businesses-idUSL3N26N0G82019-10-03
Juncker welcomed Johnsons determination to advance the talks before the October European Council and make progress towards a deal it said PositiveBRUSSELS The proposal made on Wednesday by Britain for a deal on its departure from the European Union included positive but there are still some problematic points that will need further work in the coming the European Commission said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-juncker/eu-says-uk-brexit-proposal-has-positive-advances-but-still-problematic-points-idUSKBN1WH1Z42019-10-03
LOS ANGELES Oct 1 Male stars of college basketball and football will likely reap the greatest immediate gains from Californias new law allowing student athletes to profit from endorsement deals but female athletes and womens sports generally could be big winners in the long run Positivewith no http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/sport-california-education/rpt-womens-sports-may-reap-big-gains-from-california-law-on-college-endorsement-deals-idUSL2N26N0032019-10-03
MELBOURNE Oct 3 London copper and aluminium prices climbed off recent lows on Thursday underpinned by a weaker dollar as trading was thin due to Chinas major Golden Week holiday Negativedetail updates http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-metals/metals-lme-metals-scramble-off-recent-lows-in-holiday-thinned-trade-idUSL3N26O15K2019-10-03
MOSCOW Russia is committed to fully complying with the global oil output deal between OPEC and its allies in October Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak said on Wednesday PositiveMOSCOW Russia is committed to fully complying with the global oil output deal between OPEC and its allies in October Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-oil-opec-russia-october/russia-committed-to-fully-complying-with-opec-deal-novak-idUSKBN1WH0MD2019-10-03
NEW YORK Oct 3 A wakeup call from the U.S. heartland has spooked Wall Street by raising fears of a recession that will push equities into a correction Negativestory from earlier with no changes to headline or http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/usa-stocks-correction/rpt-stocks-on-tenterhooks-as-u-s-recession-signs-build-idUSL2N26N1U52019-10-03
North Korea fired the missile hours after announcing it would resume talks with the United States by holding workinglevel negotiations on Oct PositiveSEOUL North Korea said on Thursday it had successfully testfired a new submarinelaunched ballistic missile from the sea to contain external threats and bolster selfdefense ahead of fresh nuclear talks with the United States http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-northkorea-missiles/north-korea-says-it-successfully-tested-new-submarine-launched-ballistic-missile-idUSKBN1WH2GS2019-10-03
Oct 2 European shares opened lower on Wednesday with London stocks lagging the most on fresh Brexit drama while global growth fears intensified after several dismal factory reports were released across the bloc and the United States Negativea live blog on European stocks type in an Eikon news http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/european-shares-drop-on-growth-fears-london-slides-on-fresh-brexit-drama-idUSL3N26N1HB2019-10-03
Oct 3 Facebook Twitter and Alphabets Google have failed to provide adequate transparency for global users around political advertising on their services a privacy advocacy group said on Tuesday NegativeGoogle http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/tech-privacy/update-1-privacy-group-says-tech-giants-not-delivering-on-political-ads-pledges-idUSL2N26O00L2019-10-03
Oct 3 The following are the top stories in the Wall Street Journal PositiveOct 3 The following are the top stories in the Wall Street Journal http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/press-digest-wsj/press-digest-wall-street-journal-oct-3-idUSL3N26O1082019-10-03
Oct 3 The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers PositiveOct 3 The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-press-business/press-digest-british-business-oct-3-idUSL3N26N42P2019-10-03
October data will provide the first opportunity to gauge the impact of the recent attacks on the critical oil processing facilities in Abaqaiq and Khurais on the wider Virdee said NegativeDUBAI Growth in Saudi Arabias nonoil private sector increased in September at the fastest rate for three months as output increased and employment growth reached an 18month high a survey showed on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-saudi-economy-pmi/saudi-private-sector-employment-growth-at-18-month-high-in-september-pmi-idUSKBN1WI09F2019-10-03
Reuters asked actors directors and producers how much Hollywood has changed since October 2017 NeutralLOS ANGELES This week marks two years since the New York Times and the New Yorker published accounts by multiple women accusing film producer Harvey Weinstein of sexual misconduct fueling the movement against sexual harassment and a drive to empower women who work behind and in front of the camera http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-metoo/two-years-on-hollywood-reflects-on-metoo-changes-idUSKBN1WH15F2019-10-03
SINGAPORE Oct 3 Southeast Asias Internet economy was forecast to grow this year to billion as millions of people in region went online to shop for the first time and rideshare firms grew in popularity an industry report showed on Thursday PositiveSINGAPORE Oct 3 Southeast Asias Internet economy was forecast to grow this year to billion as millions of people in region went online to shop for the first time and rideshare firms grew in popularity an industry report showed on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/southeast-asia-internet/southeast-asias-internet-economy-to-hit-100-bln-this-year-report-idUSL5N26O0982019-10-03
Similarly freight rates for supertankers loading West African crude in October for Asia have also risen more than to nearly 90 Worldscale points PositiveYORK Freight rates for U.S. crude tankers bound for Asia hit an alltime high on Wednesday as U.S. sanctions on a Chinese transport giant cut vessel availability traders and shipbrokers said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-crude-shipping/u-s-asia-oil-freight-rate-hits-record-high-amid-chinese-tanker-sanctions-sources-idUSKBN1WG4W22019-10-03
TOKYO Oct 3 Asian stocks already under pressure from growing global growth fears tumbled on Thursday after New York markets slumped overnight because the United States opened a new trade war front by saying it will impose tariffs on NegativeTreasury yields show waning confidence in growth http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-asian-stocks-tumble-after-u-s-announces-tariffs-on-europe-idUSL3N26N3VK2019-10-03
TOKYO Oct 3 Japanese shares tumbled on Thursday with the Nikkei falling about after jobs data from the U.S. cemented concerns that the trade war with China is taking toll on the U.S. economy and as Washington opened a new trade war front with Europe NegativeTOKYO Oct 3 Japanese shares tumbled on Thursday with the Nikkei falling about after jobs data from the U.S. cemented concerns that the trade war with China is taking toll on the U.S. economy and as Washington opened a new trade war front with Europe http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/japan-stocks-midday/nikkei-slides-2-on-weak-u-s-data-trump-tariffs-on-europe-imports-idUSL3N26O0FJ2019-10-03
TOKYO The Japanese government is planning to grant pardons to about 600000 petty criminals to mark Emperor Naruhitos enthronement ceremony on Oct NeutralTOKYO The Japanese government is planning to grant pardons to about 600000 petty criminals to mark Emperor Naruhitos enthronement ceremony on Oct http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-japan-emperor-pardon/japan-plans-to-pardon-600000-to-mark-emperors-enthronement-media-idUSKBN1WH1442019-10-03
The Canadian Broadcasting Corp will host an Englishlanguage debate on Oct PositiveOTTAWA Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau trying to revive his electoral fortunes after the emergence of embarrassing photographs used the first televised campaign debate on Wednesday to launch repeated attacks on his main rival http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-canada-election/canadas-trudeau-goes-on-attack-in-debate-as-he-seeks-to-revive-campaign-idUSKBN1WI02N2019-10-03
The Shanghai Futures Exchange was closed on Thursday as part of its Golden Week Holidays and will reopen on Tuesday Oct Positivedetail updates http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-metals/metals-lme-metals-scramble-off-recent-lows-in-holiday-thinned-trade-idUSL3N26O15K2019-10-03
The annual Kansas Fed energy conference this October will for the first time ever include renewable energy on the agenda in addition to the outlook for fossil fuels NeutralCORPUS CHRISTI WASHINGTON Dallas Federal Reserve President Robert Kaplan faced more questions on one particular topic than any other at a recent lunch with local business owners and community leaders on Texass Gulf Coast http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-fed-environment/u-s-fed-charts-its-own-course-on-climate-change-too-idUSKBN1WH0ZS2019-10-03
The billion factory Teslas first car manufacturing site overseas gained key government approvals last month and is on schedule to start production in October the sources said PositiveThe plants mass production schedule is crucial for Teslas hopes of reaching its total production rate at an annualized 500000 vehicles by the end of this year <