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 2022-07-22 07:23 

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Khawaja calls on Big Bash League to privatise to survive...

Australia batsman Usman Khawaja says the nation's Big Bash League (BBL) needs to open up to private ownership if it is to survive in an increasingly crowded market for T20 cricket content....

 2022-07-22 07:23 

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Take Five: It's a Fed hot summer...

A likely second straight 75 basis point rate hike from the U.S. Federal Reserve will keep markets on their toes in the week ahead, just as investors digest a wave of earnings from corporate America and Europe....

 2022-07-22 07:22 

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Swiss prosecutors seek to probe lastminute.com executives...

Prosecutors in the Swiss canton of Ticino have sought to put five current or former executives at lastminute.com into investigative custody during a probe of possible abuse of state aid for companies hit by pandemic lockdowns, the travel group said on Fri...

 2022-07-22 07:11 

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Bavarian Nordic monkeypox vaccine gets preliminary nod from EU drug regulator...

Danish biotechnology company Bavarian Nordic said on Friday the European Union's drug regulator had recommended its Imvanex vaccine be approved to also include protection against monkeypox on its label....

 2022-07-22 07:10 

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Pelosi: Pentagon worried China would shoot down her plane if she visits Taiwan...

U.S. Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi hinted that the Pentagon expressed concern her plane "would get shot down" by the Chinese if she makes a rumored visit to Taiwan this summer....

 2022-07-22 07:06 

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Alves joins Mexico's Pumas on free transfer...

Brazil defender Dani Alves has joined Mexican side Pumas UNAM on a free transfer, the Liga MX club said on Thursday, a month after he ended his second stint with Barcelona....

 2022-07-22 07:01 

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China's Xi wishes Biden a speedy COVID recovery -state TV | Reuters...

Chinese President Xi Jinping wished his U.S. counterpart Joe Biden a speedy recovery from coronavirus in a message on Friday, state television said....

 2022-07-22 07:00 

UPI

On This Day, July 22: Longest solar eclipse of 21st century...

On July 22, 2009, millions of people across Asia sought vantage points to view a rare 6 1/2-minute solar eclipse, longest of the 21st century....

 2022-07-22 07:00 

UPI

Famous birthdays for July 22: Selena Gomez, Don Henley...

Singer/actor Selena Gomez turns 30 and musician Don Henley turns 75, among the famous birthdays for July 22....

 2022-07-22 06:57 

Reuters

Heavy gunfire heard at main Mali military base...

Heavy gunfire was heard early on Friday morning at the main military base outside Mali's capital Bamako before easing after about an hour, a Reuters reporter said....

 2022-07-22 06:57 

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Petronas payout to Malaysia govt seen higher at 55-59 bln rgt this year...

Malaysia's state energy firm Petronas (PETR.UL) is forecast to contribute to government coffers as much as 59 billion ringgit ($13.25 billion) this year, a cabinet minister said in a statement to parliament published Friday....

 2022-07-22 06:55 

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Chinese Paddlefish and wild Yangtze Sturgeon extinct - IUCN...

The extinction of the Chinese Paddlefish and wild Yangtze Sturgeon, declared by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN), unleashed a torrent of comments on China's social media platforms on Friday urging more environmental protection...

 2022-07-22 06:50 

Reuters

New Zealand COVID-19 death rate at record levels...

New Zealanders are dying from COVID-19 at record rates as the country battles a new wave of the Omicron strain that is particularly affecting the older population....

 2022-07-22 06:49 

Reuters

MLB roundup: Yordan Alvarez helps Astros sweep DH with Yankees...

Yordan Alvarez homered and drove in three runs as the host Houston Astros held on for a 7-5 victory over the New York Yankees on Thursday night to complete a sweep of a day-night doubleheader....

 2022-07-22 06:48 

Reuters

Djokovic joins Nadal, Federer, Murray for Team Europe at Laver Cup...

Tennis fans are used to seeing Rafa Nadal, Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer and Andy Murray fight tooth and nail to beat each other at the Grand Slams but the "Big Four" are set to play together in the same team for the first time at the Laver Cup in...

 2022-07-22 06:41 

Reuters

Portugal's Galp pays 140 mln euros to get full ownership of Titan Solar...

Portugal's Galp Energia has bought the 24.99% it does not already own of Titan Solar, a renewable energy joint venture created with Spanish engineering firm ACS in 2020, the company said in a statement on Thursday....

 2022-07-22 06:37 

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Sri Lanka president expected to keep finance portfolio - source | Reuters...

Sri Lankan President Ranil Wickremesinghe is expected to keep the finance portfolio and could also appoint a junior minister to help him out with the department's work, a source with knowledge of the matter told Reuters on Friday....

 2022-07-22 06:37 

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IOC tells Indian body to hold elections or face ban | Reuters...

India's Olympic body faces another ban over governance-related issues if it fails to hold elections in the...

 2022-07-22 06:31 

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Morning Bid: Drawing the battle lines | Reuters...

A look at the day ahead in markets from Saikat Chatterjee....

 2022-07-22 06:28 

Reuters

Santander says is out of Citigroup's sale of Citibanamex...

Spain's Santander said on Friday it was out of the process to buy Citigroup's Mexican unit....

 2022-07-22 06:27 

Reuters

Swedish utility Vattenfall posts 54% profit rise...

Swedish utility Vattenfall reported a 54% rise in second-quarter operating earnings on Friday as higher electricity prices across the Nordic region, Germany and the Netherlands boosted sales....

 2022-07-22 06:26 

Reuters

Tobacco group Swedish Match's profit narrowly beats estimates...

Swedish Match , which is being bought by Philip Morris International Inc in a $16 billion deal, on Friday reported second-quarter operating profit just above market expectations aided by growth in the United States....

 2022-07-22 06:25 

Reuters

Drawing the battle lines...

A look at the day ahead in markets from Saikat Chatterjee....

 2022-07-22 06:24 

Reuters

Beazley reports H1 loss, raises full year profitability outlook...

Lloyd's of London insurer Beazley on Friday reported a first half loss due to investment losses, but upped its full-year profitability guidance on an increase in cyber risk premiums....

 2022-07-22 06:21 

Reuters

JD Sports expects to meet profit forecast on strong demand...

Britain's largest sportswear retailer, JD Sports Fashion , said on Friday it expects annual profit to be in line with expectations on strong demand for its sportswear....

 2022-07-22 06:18 

Reuters

BT's joint venture with Warner Bros Discovery won't face in-depth UK antitrust probe...

Britain's competition watchdog said on Friday it would not refer BT Group's deal to combine its sports broadcasting business with Warner Bros Discovery for an in-depth investigation....

 2022-07-22 06:16 

Reuters

Britain says Russia has increased its use of air defence missiles...

Russia has increased its use of air defence missiles in a secondary ground attack mode because of critical shortages of dedicated ground-attack missiles, the British military intelligence said on Friday....

 2022-07-22 06:13 

Reuters

Engie and Belgium to negotiate potential extension of two nuclear units...

Engie and Belgium have set a framework to negotiate the potential extension of two nuclear units, Doel 4 and Tihange 3, the French company said on Friday....

 2022-07-22 06:09 

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Analysis: Europe's banks brace for bumpy ride after cheap money decade | Reuters...

Europe's banks, facing a potential economic storm and a rise in borrowing costs for the first time in more than a decade, are set to show their weak spots when they update investors on how their business has fared this year....

 2022-07-22 06:07 

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Near free public transport eases congestion on Germany's roads | Reuters...

Urban traffic congestion eased in the weeks after Germany made public transport almost free, data show, suggesting an experiment by Europe's largest economy to combat its addiction to cars may be having some success....

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