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China court bans sales of older iPhone models in Apple-Qualcomm global battle

SAN FRANCISCO/SHANGHAI (Reuters) – A Chinese court has ordered a sales ban of some older Apple Inc iPhone models in China for violating two patents of chipmaker Qualcomm Inc, though intellectual property lawyers said enforcement of the ban was likely still a distant threat. The case, brought by Qualcomm, is part of a global patent dispute between the two U.S. ...

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S&P drops to eight-month low on global growth worries

(Reuters) – The S&P 500 fell to an eight-month low on Monday as Apple Inc, as well as financial and healthcare sectors led losses on mounting worries over global growth, the U.S.-China trade war and uncertainty over Britain’s exit from the European Union. Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., December ...

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U.N. adopts global migration pact rejected by U.S. and others

MARRAKESH, Morocco (Reuters) – The United Nations on Monday adopted a deal aimed at improving the way world copes with rising migration, but almost 30 countries stayed away from the ceremony in Morocco. U.N. Secretary General Antonio Guterres attends the Intergovernmental Conference to Adopt the Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration in Marrakesh, Morocco December 10, 2018. REUTERS/Abderrahmane ...

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Global stocks extend slump as global growth worries mount

TOKYO (Reuters) – Global stocks extended their slump on Monday, with U.S. equity futures and Asian shares sliding on worries over slowing growth and fears that a fresh flare-up in tensions between Washington and Beijing could quash chances of a trade deal. FILE PHOTO: Men look at stock quotation boards outside a brokerage in Tokyo, Japan, December 5, 2018. REUTERS/Issei ...

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Hong Kong on track for global IPO crown but many new listings sag

HONG KONG (Reuters) – Hong Kong is on course to take the global IPO crown this year for the most money raised in stock market flotations, narrowly ahead of arch-rival New York, but its new listings have posted the worst performance among leading bourses, data show. FILE PHOTO: A sunset view of Hong Kong island and Victoria Harbour in Hong ...

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Global shares mixed as trade worries loom; oil surges

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Concerns over China-U.S. trade tensions gave European shares their worst week of losses in two months and sank U.S. stocks on Friday, overshadowing the lift from higher oil prices and jobs data. While Europe was higher on the day with a small recovery after three sessions of heavy losses, the trade standoff between Washington and Beijing ...

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Exclusive: GE’s push to fix power turbine problem goes global

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Utilities are shutting down at least 18 of General Electric Co’s (GE.N) newest gas turbines for repairs at power plants from Taiwan to France, according to more than a dozen interviews with plant operators and industry experts. A worker walks past a gas turbine under construction at the gas turbines production unit of the General Electric ...

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Global stocks slump on China executive arrest, oil spills into OPEC

LONDON (Reuters) – Global stock markets slumped for a third day running on Thursday as the arrest of a top executive of Chinese tech giant Huawei in Canada for extradition to the United States fed fears of fresh tensions between the two economic superpowers. The arrest of Huawei’s chief financial officer, Meng Wanzhouof, who is also the daughter of the ...

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