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 2020-08-03 07:00 

Reuters

[ Business ]

UK's Hammerson plans equity raise, stake sale to cushion pandemic blow...

British Mall operator Hammerson said on Monday it was considering a rights issue and was in advanced talks to sell its stake in a joint venture as it looks to raise cash to tide over the coronavirus crisis....

 2020-08-03 07:00 

UPI

Famous birthdays for Aug. 3: Martin Sheen, Martha Stewart...

Actor Martin Sheen turns 80 and TV personality Martha Stewart turns 79, among the famous birthdays for August 3....

 2020-08-03 07:00 

UPI

On This Day, Aug. 3: El Paso, Texas, Walmart shooting leaves 23 dead...

On August 3, 2019, a gunman targeting immigrants opened fire at a Walmart in El Paso, Texas, killing 23 people and injuring another 22....

 2020-08-03 06:59 

IANS

One of Sushant's friends appears before Bihar police...

Patna, Aug 3 (IANS) One of the two friends of actor Sushant Singh Rajput appeared before Bihar Police while the another one has also contacted with the police after they received notices under Section 160 of the CrPC....

 2020-08-03 06:59 

IANS

B'desh marks 159th birth anniversary of Acharya Prafulla Chandra Ray...

Dhaka, Aug 3 (IANS) Bangladesh marked the 159th birth anniversary of eminent scientist and philosopher Acharya Prafulla Chandra Ray....

 2020-08-03 06:59 

IANS

Google helps people identify Black-owned businesses...

San Francisco, Aug 3 (IANS) Google has started adding an icon in Google Maps and Search to help people identify Black-owned businesses....

 2020-08-03 06:59 

Reuters

UPDATE 1-TUI boosts finances with $226 mln sale and leaseback on 737 MAX jets...

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 2020-08-03 06:58 

Reuters

German finance minister opposes extension of VAT cut - SWR...

German Finance Minister Olaf Scholz on Monday said he was opposed to an extension of a temporary cut of the value added tax meant to stimulate the pandemic-hit economy, public broadcaster SWR reported.'...

 2020-08-03 06:58 

Reuters

UPDATE 1-UK's Hammerson plans equity raise, stake sale to cushion pandemic blow...
 2020-08-03 06:58 

Reuters

[ UK ]

UPDATE 1-UK's Hammerson plans equity raise, stake sale to cushion pandemic blow...

British Mall operator Hammerson said on Monday it was considering a rights issue and was in advanced talks to sell its stake in a joint venture as it looks to raise cash to tide over the coronavirus crisis....

 2020-08-03 06:58 

Ukrinform News

Ukraine has agreements on COVID-19 vaccine with almost all developers - Stepanov...

Ukraine is holding talks on the supply of the COVID-19 vaccine as soon as it comes to the market, Ukrainian Health Minister Maksym Stepanov has said. — Ukrinform....

 2020-08-03 06:57 

Yonhap News

(LEAD) Heavy rain continues to pummel central S. Korea...

(ATTN: UPDATES with details in paras 3, 6, 11, photo) SEOUL, Aug. 3 (Yonhap) -- Heavy ra......

 2020-08-03 06:57 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Top Indian ministers in hospital as virus cases breach 50,000 for fifth day...

India's interior minister and the chiefs of two big states have been hospitalized with COVID-19 as the country's daily cases topped 50,000 for a fifth straight day on Monday....

 2020-08-03 06:56 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Insurer Hiscox posts loss, sets aside $232 million for COVID-19 claims...

Lloyd's of London insurer Hiscox swung to a first-half loss on Monday as it set aside $232 million (177.34 million pounds) for claims stemming from the coronavirus crisis, including cancellations of major events, travel and media and entertainment dis...

 2020-08-03 06:56 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Australia shares end flat as investors brace for business closures...

Australian shares ended flat on Monday as investors fretted that further virus-led business closures in the country's second-largest state could assuage hopes of a quick economic rebound from the pandemic-induced recession....

 2020-08-03 06:56 

Reuters

Australia shares end flat as investors brace for business closures...

Australian shares ended flat on Monday as investors fretted that further virus-led business closures in the country's second-largest state could assuage hopes of a quick economic rebound from the pandemic-induced recession.'...

 2020-08-03 06:56 

Reuters

NBA roundup: Westbrook, Rockets get by Bucks...

Russell Westbrook sank four free throws inside the final 28.5 seconds and the Houston Rockets topped the Milwaukee Bucks 120-116 on Sunday at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex near Orlando.'...

 2020-08-03 06:56 

Reuters Canada

NBA roundup: Westbrook, Rockets get by Bucks...

Russell Westbrook sank four free throws inside the final 28.5 seconds and the Houston Rockets topped the Milwaukee Bucks 120-116 on Sunday at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex near Orlando....

 2020-08-03 06:56 

Reuters

[ UK ]

UPDATE 1-Top Indian ministers in hospital as virus cases breach 50,000 for fifth day...

India's interior minister and the chiefs of two big states have been hospitalized with COVID-19 as the country's daily cases topped 50,000 for a fifth straight day on Monday....

 2020-08-03 06:56 

Reuters

UPDATE 1-Top Indian ministers in hospital as virus cases breach 50,000 for fifth day...
 2020-08-03 06:56 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Rugby: 'The Bus' Savea pulls into Wellington looking for long-term stay...

Former All Blacks winger Julian Savea reported for his first day of training with the Wellington Hurricanes on Monday, keenly aware the next few weeks will decide the direction of his professional career....

 2020-08-03 06:56 

MehrNews.com

Unity between Army, IRGC foil enemies' conspiracies...

TEHRAN, Aug. 03 (MNA) Deputy Coordinator of the Islamic Republic of Iran's Army Rear Admiral Habibollah Sayyari said that there is a unity and amicable tie between Iran's Army and Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps in thwarting enemies' plots....

 2020-08-03 06:55 

BloombergQuint

Shoprite Sees Better South African Trade With Market-Share Gains...

Shoprite Sees Better South African Trade With Market-Share Gains...

 2020-08-03 06:55 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Poland fines Gazprom $57 million over Nord Stream 2...

Poland's antimonopoly watchdog UOKiK said on Monday it had fined Gazprom 213 million zloty ($57 million) for lack of cooperation in its proceedings with regard to the Nord Stream 2 pipeline project....

 2020-08-03 06:55 

Reuters

Poland fines Gazprom $57 million over Nord Stream 2...

Poland's antimonopoly watchdog UOKiK said on Monday it had fined Gazprom 213 million zloty ($57 million) for lack of cooperation in its proceedings with regard to the Nord Stream 2 pipeline project.'...

 2020-08-03 06:54 

TASS

Russia to export hundreds of lung ventilators, says industry and trade minister...

Russia is set to break an all-time record in terms of lung ventilators production this year due to the coronavirus pandemic, according to the minister...

 2020-08-03 06:53 

Sputnik International

Pro-Brexit and Right-Wing Academics Have to Hide Their Opinions, YouGov Poll Suggests...

According to the report, British academia has transformed over the past several decades, shifting to left-wing views that create a harsh environment for conservatives on campus and results in self-censorship....

 2020-08-03 06:52 

Yonhap News

Kia's July sales fall 3 pct on weak overseas sales...

SEOUL, August 3 (Yonhap) -- Kia Motors Corp. said Monday that its sales fell 3 percent las......

 2020-08-03 06:52 

BloombergQuint

ByteDance CEO Letter: 'Working Overtime' on U.S. TikTok Solution...

ByteDance CEO Letter: 'Working Overtime' on U.S. TikTok Solution...

 2020-08-03 06:52 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Lebanese foreign minister Hitti says he will resign today - report...

Lebanese Foreign Minister Nassif Hitti will submit his resignation on Monday over...

 2020-08-03 06:51 

Reuters

Lebanese foreign minister Hitti says he will resign today: report...

Lebanese Foreign Minister Nassif Hitti will submit his resignation on Monday over "the government's performance on a number of issues", Sky News Arabia cited him as saying.'...

 2020-08-03 06:51 

MehrNews.com

Buying home in California with Iranian Real Estate Agt's help...

TEHRAN, Aug. 03 (MNA) A realtor is someone who is committed to finding the best housing for their client. It also has the task of making arrangements and understanding contracts easy for the buyer and creating a pleasant customer experience....

 2020-08-03 06:51 

Reuters

UPDATE 1-Insurer Hiscox posts loss, sets aside $232 mln for COVID-19 claims...

(Adds quote, details from the statement, background)'...

 2020-08-03 06:51 

Reuters

[ UK ]

UK engineer Senior posts loss as pandemic, Boeing's 737 crisis weigh...

British engineer Senior Plc shelved its interim dividend on Monday as it swung to a first-half loss, weighed by higher costs and as sales were hammered by coronavirus-led production cuts across the air industry and other manufacturing partners....

 2020-08-03 06:51 

Reuters

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia stocks mixed, dollar struggles to rally...
 2020-08-03 06:50 

Reuters

[ UK ]

UPDATE 1-UK engineer Senior posts loss as pandemic, Boeing's 737 crisis weigh...

British engineer Senior Plc shelved its interim dividend on Monday as it swung to a first-half loss, weighed by higher costs and as sales were hammered by coronavirus-led production cuts across the air industry and other manufacturing partners....

 2020-08-03 06:50 

Reuters

UPDATE 1-UK engineer Senior posts loss as pandemic, Boeing's 737 crisis weigh...

(Adds CEO quote, details on earnings, context)'...

 2020-08-03 06:50 

Reuters

Poland fines Gazprom $57 mln over Nord Stream 2...
 2020-08-03 06:49 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Non-Standard Finance puts share issue on hold after FCA flags concerns...

Non-Standard Finance PLC said on Monday that the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) had raised a number of concerns about its guarantor loans division, prompting it to put on hold plans for a share issue....

 2020-08-03 06:49 

Reuters

[ UK ]

UPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Aug. 3...

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 2020-08-03 06:48 

AP

Analysis: Often on brink, Lebanon headed toward collapse...

BEIRUT (AP) — Power cuts that last up to 20 hours a day. Mountains of trash spilling into streets. Long lines at gas stations.It may seem like a standard summer in Lebanon, a country used......

 2020-08-03 06:47 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Suzuki first quarter profit nearly wiped out as coronavirus hits sales...

Suzuki Motor Corp on Monday saw its operating profit nearly wiped out during the first quarter because of plunging car demand in India, its biggest market, where coronavirus infections continue to increase....

 2020-08-03 06:47 

Reuters

Suzuki first quarter profit nearly wiped out as coronavirus hits sales...

Suzuki Motor Corp on Monday saw its operating profit nearly wiped out during the first quarter because of plunging car demand in India, its biggest market, where coronavirus infections continue to increase.'...

 2020-08-03 06:47 

Reuters

[ UK ]

HSBC warns loan losses could hit $13 billion as profit plunges 65%...

HSBC Holdings PLC warned its bad debt charges could blow past a previous estimate to $13 billion this year and said its profits more than halved, as the coronavirus pandemic hammered the bank's retail and corporate customers worldwide....

 2020-08-03 06:47 

Reuters

HSBC warns loan losses could hit $13 billion as profit plunges 65%...

HSBC Holdings PLC warned its bad debt charges could blow past a previous estimate to $13 billion this year and said its profits more than halved, as the coronavirus pandemic hammered the bank's retail and corporate customers worldwide.'...

 2020-08-03 06:46 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Metro Bank buys peer-to-peer lender RateSetter...

Metro Bank has agreed to buy peer-to-peer lender RateSetter for an initial payment of 2.5 million pounds, it said on Monday....

 2020-08-03 06:46 

Yonhap News

Hyundai's July sales fall 13 pct on virus impact...

SEOUL, August 3 (Yonhap) -- Hyundai Motor Co. said Monday its sales fell 13 percent last m......

 2020-08-03 06:45 

IANS

Gold futures surge as international prices hit new high...

Mumbai, Aug 3 (IANS) Bull run in domestic gold futures continued on Monday as prices in the international market surged to new highs....

 2020-08-03 06:45 

IANS

Indian engineer falls to death in Sharjah...

Sharjah, Aug 3 (IANS) A 24-year-old Indian engineer fell to his death from the sixth floor of a building in Sharjah, a media report said on Monday....

 2020-08-03 06:45 

IANS

Happy to see GC carry forward my effort; hope to see women's IPL soon: Edulji...

New Delhi, Aug 3 (IANS) Former India cricketer Diana Edulji during her time as member of the Supreme Court-appointed Committee of Administrators (CoA) had given wings to the dreams of many women cricketers in the country by starting the Women's T20 Ch...

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