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China welcomes any effort to move Huawei case toward resolution

FILE PHOTO: Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Lu Kang answers questions about a major bus accident in North Korea, during a news conference in Beijing, China April 23, 2018. REUTERS/Jason Lee BEIJING (Reuters) – China’s Foreign Ministry said on Wednesday that Canada’s arrest of Meng Wanzhou, a top executive with Chinese tech giant Huawei, was a mistake from the start, and ...

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Hyundai Motor unveils sweeping executive reshuffle, shares surge

SEOUL (Reuters) – South Korean conglomerate Hyundai Motor Group shook up its executive ranks on Tuesday and appointed its first foreign head of research and development, raising expectations of a smooth transition of power at the family-run business empire. FILE PHOTO: The Hyundai logo is seen during the first press day of the Paris auto show, in Paris, France, October ...

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Stocks cheered by Trump trade talk; sterling plagued by politics

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Asian stock markets rallied on Wednesday as U.S. President Donald trump sounded upbeat about a trade deal with China, while sterling struggled with the risk of an imminent party coup against British Prime Minister Theresa May. Men look at stock quotation boards outside a brokerage in Tokyo, Japan, December 5, 2018. REUTERS/Issei Kato In an interview with ...

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Former Malaysian PM Najib, 1MDB ex-CEO face fresh corruption charges

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) – Malaysian prosecutors on Wednesday filed new graft charges against former prime minister Najib Razak and the former chief executive of scandal-linked state fund 1MDB, in the latest cases over alleged theft of billions of dollars from the fund. FILE PHOTO: Malaysia’s former Prime Minister Najib Razak leaves a court in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia October 4, 2018. ...

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Highlights: Key quotes from the Reuters interview with Trump

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Here are highlights from the Reuters interview with U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday. U.S. President Donald Trump answers questions during an exclusive interview with Reuters journalists in the Oval Office at the White House in Washington, U.S. December 11, 2018. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst ON THE POSSIBLE EXTRADITION OF HUAWEI EXECUTIVE “Well I think I’d want to speak ...

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Stocks run with Sino-U.S. trade hopes; sterling hamstrung by politics

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Asian stock markets rallied on Wednesday as U.S. President Donald trump sounded upbeat about a trade deal with China, while sterling struggled with the risk of an imminent party coup against British Prime Minister Theresa May. Men look at stock quotation boards outside a brokerage in Tokyo, Japan, December 5, 2018. REUTERS/Issei Kato In an interview with ...

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France claims ignorance as Nissan’s Ghosn dossier adds pressure

PARIS (Reuters) – The French government said on Tuesday it remained unaware of detailed allegations against Renault SA (RENA.PA) boss Carlos Ghosn sent to the carmaker a day earlier by Japanese alliance partner Nissan Motor Co Ltd (7201.T). FILE PHOTO: Carlos Ghosn attends the Tomorrow In Motion event on the eve of press day at the Paris Auto Show, in ...

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