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 2020-08-13 11:42 

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UPDATE 1-Priest who shared stage with Modi tests positive; India sees record number of cases...
 2020-08-13 11:42 

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Remove masks, celebrate freedom: fashion grannies return to Beijing street 'catwalk'...

Four famous amateur model grandmothers took off their masks during a saunter down the streets of Beijing on Thursday to demonstrate life returning to normal as the COVID-19 pandemic eases....

 2020-08-13 11:42 

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Shrugging off COVID-19, RWE eyes upper end of profit forecast...

RWE , Germany's biggest electricity producer, on Thursday said it will reach the upper end of its 2020 profit estimate thanks in part to its increasing focus on renewables, in particular solar and wind power....

 2020-08-13 11:42 

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Hardened Lebanese merchants battered by Beirut blast...

Sleep Comfort survived Lebanon's 15-year civil war. But nothing could have prepared the high-end family furniture business for the Beirut port blast that destroyed swathes of the capital.'...

 2020-08-13 11:42 

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Hardened Lebanese merchants battered by Beirut blast...

Sleep Comfort survived Lebanon's 15-year civil war. But nothing could have prepared the high-end family furniture business for the Beirut port blast that destroyed swathes of the capital....

 2020-08-13 11:41 

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Exclusive: ByteDance censored anti-China content in Indonesia until mid-2020, say sources...

Chinese tech giant ByteDance censored content it perceived as critical of the Chinese government on its news aggregator app in Indonesia from 2018 to mid-2020, six people with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters.'...

 2020-08-13 11:41 

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Exclusive: ByteDance censored anti-China content in Indonesia until mid-2020, say sources...

Chinese tech giant ByteDance censored content it perceived as critical of the Chinese government on its news aggregator app in Indonesia from 2018 to mid-2020, six people with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters....

 2020-08-13 11:41 

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Thermo Fisher ends deal agreement for genetic testing firm Qiagen...
 2020-08-13 11:41 

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Thermo Fisher ends deal agreement for genetic testing firm Qiagen...

Thermo Fisher Scientific said on Thursday it has terminated its acquisition agreement for German genetic testing company Qiagen as the minimum acceptance threshold to its tender offer were not met....

 2020-08-13 11:41 

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Thermo Fisher ends deal agreement for genetic testing firm Qiagen...

Thermo Fisher Scientific said on Thursday it has terminated its acquisition agreement for German genetic testing company Qiagen as the minimum acceptance threshold to its tender offer were not met. Thermo Fisher's revised offer had valued Qiagen at 11...

 2020-08-13 11:41 

Reuters

Shrugging off COVID-19, RWE eyes upper end of profit forecast...

RWE , Germany's biggest electricity producer, on Thursday said it will reach the upper end of its 2020 profit estimate thanks in part to its increasing focus on renewables, in particular solar and wind power.'...

 2020-08-13 11:39 

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North Macedonia's pro-Western leader gets nod to form new government...

North Macedonia's president on Thursday handed a mandate to pro-Western ex-prime minister Zoran Zaev to form a new government after his party bloc narrowly won a July 15 election.'...

 2020-08-13 11:39 

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UPDATE 3-Shrugging off COVID-19, RWE eyes upper end of profit forecast...
 2020-08-13 11:39 

Reuters

[ UK ]

UPDATE 3-Shrugging off COVID-19, RWE eyes upper end of profit forecast...

RWE , Germany's biggest electricity producer, on Thursday said it will reach the upper end of its 2020 profit estimate thanks in part to its increasing focus on renewables, in particular solar and wind power....

 2020-08-13 11:39 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Remove masks, celebrate freedom: fashion grannies return to Beijing street 'catwalk'...

Four famous amateur model grandmothers took off their masks during a saunter down the streets of Beijing on Thursday to demonstrate life returning to normal as the COVID-19 pandemic eases....

 2020-08-13 11:39 

Reuters

[ World ]

Remove masks, celebrate freedom: fashion grannies return to Beijing street 'catwalk'...

Four famous amateur model grandmothers took off their masks during a saunter down the streets of Beijing on Thursday to demonstrate life returning to normal as the COVID-19 pandemic eases....

 2020-08-13 11:36 

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Belgian students to self-collect saliva in large COVID-19 testing experiment...

Thousands of students at a Belgian university will collect weekly from September a sample of their saliva for a rapid COVID-19 test replacing more commonly used swabs - one of Europe's largest experiments with the new testing method....

 2020-08-13 11:36 

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Belgian students to self-collect saliva in large COVID-19 testing experiment...

Thousands of students at a Belgian university will collect weekly from September a sample of their saliva for a rapid COVID-19 test replacing more commonly used swabs - one of Europe's largest experiments with the new testing method....

 2020-08-13 11:34 

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Coach owner Tapestry beats sales estimates on China recovery...

Tapestry Inc beat quarterly sales estimates on Thursday, helped by a recovery in sales in China and a surge in online orders for its Coach handbags from consumers stuck indoors due to coronavirus-induced lockdowns.'...

 2020-08-13 11:34 

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Coach owner Tapestry beats sales estimates on China recovery...

Tapestry Inc beat quarterly sales estimates on Thursday, helped by a recovery in sales in China and a surge in online orders for its Coach handbags from consumers stuck indoors due to coronavirus-induced lockdowns....

 2020-08-13 11:32 

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COLUMN-Must the metropolis mutate for the virus? - Kemp...

Like all pandemics, COVID-19 is not an accidental or random event, Frank Snowden argues in his magisterial history "Epidemics and society: from the Black Death to the present".'...

 2020-08-13 11:32 

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COLUMN-Must the metropolis mutate for the virus? - Kemp...

Like all pandemics, COVID-19 is not an accidental or random event, Frank Snowden argues in his magisterial history...

 2020-08-13 11:32 

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Pandemic delivers first crisis lessons to Southeast Asia's Grab...

In the early weeks of the coronavirus outbreak, Anthony Tan, the CEO of Southeast Asia's biggest ride-hailing firm, recalls how he mistook the infection to be a China-only problem, similar to the Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome in 2003....

 2020-08-13 11:30 

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England launches trial of revamped contact-tracing app...

Britain's health ministry on Thursday launched its delayed contact tracing app for England with fresh trials after technical issues prompted a rethink of its approach and a change of system....

 2020-08-13 11:30 

Reuters

[ UK ]

England launches trial of revamped contact-tracing app...

Britain's health ministry on Thursday launched its delayed contact tracing app for England with fresh trials after technical issues prompted a rethink of its approach and a change of system....

 2020-08-13 11:30 

Reuters

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TABLE-Italy's banks up provisions against virus-driven losses in Q2...

Italian banks stepped up provisions against pandemic-driven loanlosses in the second quarter, driving overall provisions to 5.1 billion euros ($6 billion) inthe first half of the year. COVID-19-r COVID-19-r Overall Gross Guidance Guidance elated elated lo...

 2020-08-13 11:28 

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NOC warns of deepening power cuts in eastern Libya...

Libya's National Oil Corporation (NOC) has warned of worsening blackouts in eastern Libya due to a months-long blockade of oil and gas facilities.'...

 2020-08-13 11:27 

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Chinese cities find virus in Brazilian chicken wings, Ecuadorian shrimp packaging...

Two cities in China have found traces of the new coronavirus in imported frozen food and on food packaging, local authorities said on Thursday, raising fears that contaminated food shipments might cause new outbreaks....

 2020-08-13 11:26 

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Flu season prep, complicated by COVID-19, starts early this year...

Healthcare providers, including CVS Health Corp, are kicking off flu vaccinations early, ordering extra shots and aiming to add tests that check for both the annual flu and COVID-19, pharmacy executives and experts told Reuters....

 2020-08-13 11:26 

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German union says Lufthansa stopped negotiations on crisis management and jobs...

German services union Verdi on Thursday said Lufthansa had walked away from negotiations over a package to cut staff costs after the German flag carrier received a 9 billion euro ($10 billion) government bailout to secure its future.'...

 2020-08-13 11:26 

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German union says Lufthansa stopped negotiations on crisis management and jobs...

German services union Verdi on Thursday said Lufthansa had walked away from negotiations over a package to cut staff costs after the German flag carrier received a 9 billion euro ($10 billion) government bailout to secure its future....

 2020-08-13 11:25 

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Gone fishing - English angling sees post-lockdown boom...
 2020-08-13 11:24 

Reuters

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Chinese cities find virus in Brazilian chicken wings, Ecuadorian shrimp packaging...

Two cities in China have found traces of the new coronavirus in imported frozen food and on food packaging, local authorities said on Thursday, raising fears that contaminated food shipments might cause new outbreaks....

 2020-08-13 11:24 

Reuters

[ World ]

Chinese cities find virus in Brazilian chicken wings, Ecuadorian shrimp packaging...

Two cities in China have found traces of the new coronavirus in imported frozen food and on food packaging, local authorities said on Thursday, raising fears that contaminated food shipments might cause new outbreaks....

 2020-08-13 11:24 

Reuters

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Airlines cut European recovery outlook as pandemic drags on...

Airlines further lowered their European traffic outlook on Thursday, as persistent travel restrictions and concerns about a second wave of COVID-19 dent recovery prospects for the sector....

 2020-08-13 11:24 

Reuters

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Airlines cut European recovery outlook as pandemic drags on...

Airlines further lowered their European traffic outlook on Thursday, as persistent travel restrictions and concerns about a second wave of COVID-19 dent recovery prospects for the sector....

 2020-08-13 11:24 

Reuters

NOC warns of deepening power cuts in eastern Libya...
 2020-08-13 11:24 

Reuters

[ UK ]

NOC warns of deepening power cuts in eastern Libya...

Libya's National Oil Corporation (NOC) has warned of worsening blackouts in eastern Libya due to a months-long blockade of oil and gas facilities....

 2020-08-13 11:23 

Reuters

UPDATE 4-Chinese cities find virus in Brazilian chicken wings, Ecuadorian shrimp packaging...
 2020-08-13 11:22 

Reuters

Armed people enter Belarusian offices of Russian internet firm Yandex...

Russian internet giant Yandex said on Thursday that armed individuals had entered its offices in the Belarusian capital Minsk.'...

 2020-08-13 11:22 

Reuters

UPDATE 1-Airlines cut European recovery outlook as pandemic drags on...
 2020-08-13 11:22 

Reuters

[ UK ]

UPDATE 1-Airlines cut European recovery outlook as pandemic drags on...

Airlines further lowered their European traffic outlook on Thursday, as persistent travel restrictions and concerns about a second wave of COVID-19 dent recovery prospects for the sector....

 2020-08-13 11:22 

Reuters

[ UK ]

England launches trial of revamped contact-tracing app...

Britain's health ministry on Thursday launched its delayed contact tracing app for England with fresh trials after technical issues prompted a rethink of its approach and a change of system....

 2020-08-13 11:22 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Shell unit shuts Philippine refinery as pandemic slashes margins...

The Philippine unit of Royal Dutch Shell said on Thursday it will permanently shut one of the country's two oil refineries, blaming a pandemic-led slump in margins, with other regional closures likely to follow, according to analysts....

 2020-08-13 11:22 

Reuters

Remove masks, celebrate freedom: fashion grannies return to Beijing street "catwalk"...
 2020-08-13 11:21 

Reuters

UPDATE 1-Armed people enter Belarusian offices of Russian internet firm Yandex...
 2020-08-13 11:18 

Reuters

Hardened Lebanese merchants battered by Beirut blast...
 2020-08-13 11:18 

Reuters

Sri Lanka's Rajapaksa family cements power with ministerial picks...

Sri Lanka President Gotabaya Rajapaksa appointed five members of his own family to cabinet and ministerial roles following his resounding parliamentary election win earlier this month.'...

 2020-08-13 11:17 

Reuters

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Mitsubishi Corp forecasts $2.8 billion hit to annual profit from COVID-19...

Japanese trading house Mitsubishi Corp said it had a difficult first quarter as net profit plunged 77% due to the coronavirus pandemic, which it said is likely to wipe 300 billion yen ($2.8 billion) off its full-year profit....

 2020-08-13 11:16 

Reuters

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Factbox: AstraZeneca's potential coronavirus vaccine...

Argentina and Mexico will produce the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine for most of Latin America, Argentine President Alberto Fernandez said on Wednesday...

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