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 2020-08-06 08:00 

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State Dept.: Russia spreads disinformation through 'a propaganda ecosystem'...

Russia is spreading disinformation and propaganda through the use of official, proxy and unattributed communications channels, the State Department said in a new report....

 2020-08-06 07:58 

Reuters

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Monte dei Paschi considers subordinated debt issue to win ECB nod on bad loans: report...

Italy's Monte dei Paschi di Siena could issue a Tier2 subordinated bond worth up to 300 million euros ($356 million) to boost capital as it works to win the ECB's approval for a planned spin-off of its bad loans portfolio, daily Il Sole 24 Ore sai...

 2020-08-06 07:57 

Reuters

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Shanghai share index closes higher for fifth day on financials boost...

* SSEC +0.26%, CSI300 -0.3%...

 2020-08-06 07:57 

Reuters

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Toyota ekes out weakest first-quarter profit in nine years as pandemic slams car sales...

Toyota Motor Corp eked out its smallest quarterly profit in nine years as the coronavirus pandemic halved its car sales and nearly wiped out its bottom line....

 2020-08-06 07:56 

Reuters

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UPDATE 2-Insurer AXA says 1 bln euro asset sale collapses, income slides...

French insurer AXA said on Thursday the planned 1 billion euro (900.46 million pounds) sale of its AXA Life Europe unit to Cinven had collapsed, and that it would make no fourth-quarter shareholder payouts after net income fell 40% in the first half....

 2020-08-06 07:56 

Reuters

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EMERGING MARKETS-Indian stocks rally, rupee flat as RBI keeps door open to rate cuts...

analysts * Indonesian rupiah weakens, large fiscal spending plannedin H2 By Rashmi Ashok Aug 6 (Reuters) - India's rupee pulled back slightly whilestocks rallied on Thursday after the country's central bank keptofficial rates on hold, but left the...

 2020-08-06 07:56 

Reuters

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Meggitt says financial position strong after media report...

British engineering firm Meggitt said on Thursday its liquidity was strong and that it continues to trade in line with its expectations, adding it had committed facilities in place worth 856 million pounds....

 2020-08-06 07:55 

Reuters

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Bank of England sees slower economic recovery from COVID hit...

The Bank of England said on Thursday that Britain's economy would probably take longer to get back to its pre-pandemic size than it previously thought, even if the scale of the hit this year might not be quite as bad....

 2020-08-06 07:55 

Reuters

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Europe retreats as BoE forecast hits London stocks...

European shares dipped on Thursday as forecasts of a slower post-pandemic economic rebound in the UK hit London stock markets, while disappointing quarterly updates from Glencore and AXA weighed on broader sentiment....

 2020-08-06 07:53 

Reuters

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Uber to buy UK taxi tech firm Autocab...

Uber said on Thursday it was buying the British tech company Autocab, which sells booking and dispatch software to private hire firms, in a move that will allow the taxi app to reach customers where it does not currently operate....

 2020-08-06 07:53 

Reuters

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Loss-making Lufthansa forecasts no air travel take-off until 2024...

Lufthansa does not expect air travel demand to return to pre-coronavirus crisis levels until at least 2024, as the German airline posted a 1.7 billion euro (1.54 billion pounds) quarterly operating loss....

 2020-08-06 07:53 

Reuters

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Russia reports more than 5,200 new coronavirus cases...

Russian authorities reported 5,267 new cases of the novel coronavirus on Thursday, pushing its national tally to 871,894, the fourth largest in the world....

 2020-08-06 07:52 

Reuters

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Loss-making Lufthansa forecasts no air travel take-off until 2024...

Germany's Lufthansa said it does not expect air travel demand to return to pre-crisis levels before 2024 as a steep drop in revenue pushed it to its worst-ever quarterly operating loss of 1.7 billion euros (1.54 billion pounds)....

 2020-08-06 07:51 

Reuters

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Arrest warrant for German suspect in Mccann case is illegal, EU court adviser says...

A European arrest warrant for a German man, whom German and British investigators suspect of murdering British toddler Madeleine McCann, issued for another case was illegal, an adviser to Europe's top court said on Thursday....

 2020-08-06 07:51 

Reuters

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Indian central bank unexpectedly holds rates amid rising inflation...

India's central bank unexpectedly kept interest rates on hold on Thursday, amid a recent rise in retail consumer prices, and said it would ensure inflation remains within its target range....

 2020-08-06 07:51 

Reuters

[ UK ]

UPDATE 3-Bank of England sees slower economic recovery from COVID hit...

The Bank of England said on Thursday that Britain's economy would probably take longer to get back to its pre-pandemic size than it previously thought, even if the scale of the hit this year might not be quite as bad....

 2020-08-06 07:50 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Kyrgios says 'slim to no chance' of playing French Open...

Australia's Nick Kyrgios said on Thursday he is unlikely to play at the French Open due to concerns about COVID-19....

 2020-08-06 07:50 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Tennis-Kyrgios says 'slim to no chance' of playing French Open...

Australia's Nick Kyrgios said on Thursday he is unlikely to play at the French Open due to concerns about COVID-19....

 2020-08-06 07:49 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Human trials of coronavirus vaccine set to begin in Indonesia...

Human trials on a potential coronavirus vaccine are due to start in Indonesia next week as part of a collaboration between state-owned pharmaceutical company Bio Farma and China's Sinovac Biotech Ltd, a senior researcher said....

 2020-08-06 07:48 

Reuters

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Abu Dhabi's Etihad Airways loses $758 million in first half...

Abu Dhabi's Etihad Airways said its core operating loss deepened to $758 million (577.44 million pounds) in the first half of the year as passenger traffic fell by nearly 60% due to the coronavirus pandemic....

 2020-08-06 07:48 

Reuters

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China says it is firmly opposed to U.S. action to block Chinese apps...

China said on Thursday it was firmly opposed to the U.S. government's action to block Chinese apps and said the move went against market principles and had no factual basis....

 2020-08-06 07:48 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Glencore CEO: COVID hasn't changed succession; to review div plans...

Mining and trading firm Glencore will wait to see how the coronavirus pandemic evolves and review whether to resume dividend payments next year, its chief executive said on Thursday....

 2020-08-06 07:47 

Reuters

[ UK ]

UPDATE 1-OTE Telecom quarterly profit inches up, cost savings offset COVID-19 hit...

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 2020-08-06 07:47 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Oil prices mixed on coronavirus concerns derailing fuel demand...

Oil prices were mixed on Thursday as the falling U.S. dollar offset some of the concerns that fuel demand could stall because of rising global coronavirus infections....

 2020-08-06 07:46 

Reuters

[ UK ]

UPDATE 1-UK's Meggitt says financial position strong after media report...

British engineering firm Meggitt said on Thursday its liquidity was strong and that it continues to trade in line with its expectations, adding it had committed facilities in place worth 856 million pounds....

 2020-08-06 07:46 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Trans-Pacific trade bloc says to ensure food, medicine supplies amid pandemic...

Ministers from a trans-Pacific trade bloc have agreed to fight protectionism and avoid food and medicine shortages during the coronavirus pandemic, they said in a joint statement published on Wednesday....

 2020-08-06 07:46 

Reuters

[ UK ]

INSTANT VIEW 3-India's central bank unexpectedly keeps rates steady...

India's central bank unexpectedly kept interest rates on hold on Thursday, amid a recent rise in retail consumer prices and said it would ensure inflation remains within target going forward....

 2020-08-06 07:45 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Shares in France's Eurofins rally as it targets more coronavirus products...

French laboratories and diagnostics company Eurofins said it hoped to launch more products aimed at detecting the presence of the coronavirus, as it posted an increase in first-half profits, sending its shares to record highs....

 2020-08-06 07:45 

Reuters

[ UK ]

UPDATE 1-Perth Mint's gold sales rise on safe-haven demand...

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 2020-08-06 07:45 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Toyota ekes out weakest first quarter profit in nine years as pandemic slams car sales...

Toyota Motor Corp eked out its smallest quarterly profit in nine years as the coronavirus pandemic halved its car sales and nearly wiped out its bottom line....

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