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Shares fall steeply in Asia as financial markets rocked by recession warnings – business live

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block-time published-time 4.27am BST One factor in the pickup in Asian shares could be a reassessment of the risks of the celebrated inverted bond yield curve. Several analysts and experts, including former Federal Reserve bosses Alan Greenspan and Janet Y

Tokyo stocks drop in morning on concerns over global economy

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Tokyo stocks slid Thursday morning, tracking an overnight tumble in U.S. shares as the U.S. bond market indicated rising recession risks amid the prolonged U.S.-China trade war. The 225-issue Nikkei Stock Average shed 250.21 points, or 1.21 percent, from W

U.S., South Korea burden-sharing talks spur worries of widening 'rift'

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Military cost-sharing renegotiations between the United States and South Korea raise significant concerns, amid North Korea's return to weapons tests and U.S. President Donald Trump's downplaying of Kim Jong Un's provocations, U.S. analysts tell UPI. Teren

S. Korea's Moon calls for talks to end trade row with Japan

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SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean President Moon Jae-in has offered an olive branch to Japan to end a tense trade dispute, saying Seoul will "gladly join hands" if Tokyo to accepts calls to resolve it through dialogue. Moon in a nationally televised s

Outcry as preschool sets up in former Nazi concentration camp

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The greying, box-like building that houses the Savsko Obdanište kindergarten has had many uses over the years. At one point it was a restaurant; when you step through the front doors you find yourself surrounded by musty, brown 1970s-style dining furniture

Trump suggests trade deal can wait for Hong Kong resolution

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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is suggesting that trade talks with China can wait until tensions in Hong Kong have eased. He tweeted: "Of course China wants to make a deal. Let them work humanely with Hong Kong first!" Trump also praised Chinese

Tokyo stocks open sharply lower on concerns over global economy

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Tokyo stocks opened sharply lower Thursday, with the Nikkei briefly sinking 2 percent, after U.S. shares tumbled overnight as the bond market indicated a coming recession amid the prolonged U.S.-China trade war. In the first 15 minutes of trading, the 225-

Financial markets rocked by recession warnings from US, China and Germany – business live

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block-time published-time 12.57am BST Good morning/evening... wherever you are in the world, welcome to the Guardian’s business live blog which is starting early today ahead of what’s expected to be a turbulent day on the financial markets. My colleague Gr

US commerce secretary says Hong Kong protests are an 'internal matter' – live

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block-time published-time 12.17am BST Donald Trum p is linking US-China trade talks with the Hong Kong protests on Twitter, suggesting that if the China government wants to work out a deal it has to “humanely” work with the protestors. Whereas investors an

Oragenics: 2Q Earnings Snapshot

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TAMPA, Fla. (AP) _ Oragenics Inc. (OGEN) on Wednesday reported a loss of $4.8 million in its second quarter. The Tampa, Florida-based company said it had a loss of 10 cents per share. In the final minutes of trading on Wednesday, the company's shares hit 3

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