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 2022-12-01 11:56 

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World Cup 2022: Brazil's route to final explained...

Brazil are looking to win a record-extending sixth World Cup at the Nov. 20-Dec. 18 tournament in Qatar. Here is what you need to know about their route to the final:...

 2022-12-01 11:53 

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Istanbul retail prices climb 3% monthly in Nov -chamber of commerce...

Retail prices in Turkey's largest city Istanbul rose 3.1% month-on-month in November for an annual increase of 105.55%, the Istanbul Chamber of Commerce (ITO) said on Thursday....

 2022-12-01 11:51 

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Diesel sales of Indian state retailers up on industrial recovery...

Indian state refiners' daily diesel sales rose 21% in November from the previous month, preliminary sales data showed, indicating a recovery in the country's industrial and construction activity....

 2022-12-01 11:48 

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U.S.-Russia intelligence services in touch on possible prisoner swap - Lavrov...

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Thursday that discussions with Washington about potential prisoner exchanges were being conducted by the two countries' intelligence services, and that he hoped they would be successful....

 2022-12-01 11:45 

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Barclays fined $10 mln over lack of card fees transparency...

Britain's Payment Systems Regulator (PSR) has fined Britain's Barclays bank 8.4 million pounds ($10.2 million) for failing to give retailers full information about card costs, the watchdog said on Thursday....

 2022-12-01 11:45 

AP

Racism row erupts as William and Kate visit Boston...

LONDON (AP) — Prince William's office said "racism has no place in our society" as he sought to prevent the backlash over his godmother's treatment of a Black advocate for survivors of domestic abuse......

 2022-12-01 11:44 

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TD Bank quarterly profit jumps on higher rates boost...

Canada's TD Bank posted a surge in fourth-quarter profit on Thursday as gains from higher interest rates boosted its personal and commercial business and helped offset weakness in underwriting and capital markets....

 2022-12-01 11:39 

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Iraq's oil exports at 3.329 mln bpd in November, ministry says...

Iraq's oil exports stood at 3.329 million barrels per day (bpd) in November, the country's oil ministry said in a statement on Thursday....

 2022-12-01 11:36 

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England's World Cup team happy to lift national gloom...

England have gathered momentum at the World Cup and are happy to bring some succour to their countrymen suffering the winter cold, soaring costs and industrial strikes, midfielder Declan Rice said on Thursday....

 2022-12-01 11:35 

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Turkish Treasury mandates banks for dollar-denominated eurobond...

The Turkish Treasury said on Thursday it mandated Bank of America, Goldman Sachs and J.P. Morgan for a dollar-denominated eurobond maturing in January 2028, as part of its 2022 external financing programme....

 2022-12-01 11:35 

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Drop your gun: French hand over their unlicensed weapons to police...

French gun owners were handing over their weapons at police collection points across the country this week as part of a campaign to round up unlicensed firearms, often heirlooms lying in attics or forgotten at the back of cupboards....

 2022-12-01 11:34 

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Turkish cenbank: H2 indicators point to slowdown in growth...

Leading indicators for the second half continue pointing to a slowdown in growth due to the weakening foreign demand, the Turkish central bank said on Thursday, a week after it said it was ending its easing cycle with a 150-basis point rate cut....

 2022-12-01 11:31 

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Norwegian asset manager Storebrand toughens stance on biodiversity | Reuters...

Norway's Storebrand Asset Management said on Thursday it had toughened up its biodiversity policy, adopting stricter rules for investing in sectors including mining and energy, and called on governments to do more to help....

 2022-12-01 11:28 

Reuters

To protect Pemex, Mexico's energy ministry tried to block stricter flaring rules: documents...

Mexico's energy ministry tried earlier this year to block the publication of stricter rules on natural gas flaring, according to documents seen by Reuters, saying they would hurt state oil company Pemex and its plans to increase production....

 2022-12-01 11:28 

Reuters

HSBC CEO ratchets ups cost-cutting target for next year...

HSBC has identified $1.7 billion of extra costs that can be stripped out next year, Chief Executive Noel Quinn said on Friday, as the bank battles to improve returns amid calls for it to be broken up by its biggest shareholder....

 2022-12-01 11:27 

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VW eyes Canada in search for first North America cell plant - source...

Volkswagen and its battery subsidiary PowerCo SE have begun searching for a site for the carmaker's first battery cell factory in North America, a company source told Reuters on Thursday....

 2022-12-01 11:24 

Reuters

Norway gives go-ahead for Oseberg gas field expansion...

The Norwegian energy ministry on Thursday said it had approved operator Equinor's plan for new investments in the North Sea Oseberg petroleum fields, which will boost gas exports to Europe....

 2022-12-01 11:23 

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Euro zone yields drop as Fed chair signals smaller hikes ahead...

Euro zone yields dropped on Thursday, taking cues from moves in U.S. Treasuries after Federal Reserve chair Jerome Powell signalled the central bank could slow its pace of policy tightening as soon as its December meeting....

 2022-12-01 11:20 

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Szczesny grabs chance to 'show off' penalty-saving skills to deny Messi...

After saving a penalty against Saudi Arabia, Poland's goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny said he wanted to "face the best" at the World Cup - and true to his word, he was in the limelight again when he denied none other than Argentina's Lionel M...

 2022-12-01 11:20 

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Sterling at fresh 16-week high as dollar takes a beating...

Sterling rose to a near 16-week high against a broadly-soft dollar on Thursday, with currency traders looking past gloomy British manufacturing data for now....

 2022-12-01 11:17 

AP

Chinese users play cat-and-mouse with censors amid protests...

HONG KONG (AP) — Videos of hundreds protesting in Shanghai started to appear on WeChat Saturday night. Showing chants about removing COVID-19 restrictions and demanding freedom, they would only stay......

 2022-12-01 11:16 

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UniCredit completes second share buyback of 1 billion euros...

Italy's second-biggest bank UniCredit said on Thursday it had repurchased 1 billion euros' ($1 billion) worth of its own shares, meeting its payout goals for the year....

 2022-12-01 11:16 

Reuters

Lavrov says Ukraine war affects prospects for nuclear talks...

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Thursday that Moscow was willing to play a responsible part in nuclear arms control but it was impossible to discuss nuclear stability while ignoring Western involvement in the war in Ukraine....

 2022-12-01 11:15 

Reuters

Bank of Montreal posts lower quarterly profit as capital markets slump...

Canada's Bank of Montreal posted a lower fourth-quarter profit on Thursday, as revenue from its capital markets business tumbled and the lender increased provisions for credit losses to brace for potential defaults in the face of a tepid economy....

 2022-12-01 11:15 

Reuters

In Peru's hills, an artisanal miner boom frustrates Big Copper's plans...

In the hills of Tapairihua in Peru's Andes, Samuel Retamozo and other artisanal miners have found a rich seam of copper on their indigenous community's land. Armed with temporary government permits, they started exploiting it earlier this year....

 2022-12-01 11:15 

Reuters

Pope to visit Congo, South Sudan from Jan. 31-Feb. 5 -Vatican...

Pope Francis will visit the Democratic Republic of Congo and South Sudan early next year, the Vatican said on Thursday, after having to cancel a planned trip to the two countries in July because of health problems....

 2022-12-01 11:14 

Reuters

Yara inks deal with Argentine farmer to de-carbonise potato crisps...

Norway's Yara has signed a memorandum of understanding with Argentina's biggest potato farmer, El Parque Papas, over deliveries of fertilisers produced without using fossil fuels, Yara said on Thursday....

 2022-12-01 11:12 

Reuters

The Trump Organization trial is nearing its end. What's the case about?...

Closing arguments are set to begin on Thursday in the criminal tax fraud trial of Donald Trump's real estate company on charges of scheming to defraud tax authorities for 15 years, as the former U.S. president's legal woes mount....

 2022-12-01 11:12 

Reuters

Trump Organization's criminal tax fraud trial heads to closing arguments...

Closing arguments to the jury by prosecution and defense lawyers are set to begin on Thursday in the criminal tax fraud trial of former President Donald Trump's real estate company, which is accused of running a 15-year scheme to defraud tax authoriti...

 2022-12-01 11:09 

Reuters

Musk set to finally take wraps off Tesla truck - to tough crowd...

Tesla is set to unveil on Thursday its long-delayed Semi, a 18-wheeler heavy duty vehicle that has faced skepticism from industry experts who doubt battery electric trucks can take the strain of hauling hefty loads for hundreds of miles....

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