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Picture of India’s central bank cuts lending rate to 5.75%

India’s central bank cuts lending rate to 5.75%

Reserve Bank of India Governor Shaktikanta Das addresses a press conference in Mumbai, India, Thursday, June 6, 2019. India's central bank has cut its key interest rate by a quarter of a percentage point to 5.75% from 6% with immediate effect to fortify the economy as consumer spending and corporate investment falter.

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Picture of Survey: Companies add fewest jobs in 9 years in May

Survey: Companies add fewest jobs in 9 years in May

FILE - In this March 7, 2019, file photo visitors to the Pittsburgh veterans job fair meet with recruiters at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh. On Wednesday, June 5, payroll processor ADP reports how many jobs private employers added in May.

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Picture of World shares get boost from US Fed signal on rate cuts

World shares get boost from US Fed signal on rate cuts

A woman walks past an electronic stock board showing Japan's Nikkei 225 index at a securities firm in Tokyo Wednesday, June 5, 2019. Shares surged Wednesday in Asia following a rally on Wall Street spurred by signs the Federal Reserve is ready to cut interest rates to support the U.S. economy against risks from escalating trade wars.

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Picture of Trump turbulence slows momentum for North America trade deal

Trump turbulence slows momentum for North America trade deal

FILE - In this Feb. 26, 2019, file photo, Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, chairman of the Senate Finance Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. The sense of momentum supporters tried to build for a new North American trade agreement has turned to whiplash. The Trump administration had been taking steps in recent weeks to work with lawmakers on both sides of the aisle to address various concerns they have with the proposed United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement.

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Picture of Trump and Abe tee off amid US-Japan trade tensions

Trump and Abe tee off amid US-Japan trade tensions

U.S. President Donald Trump, center, plays golf with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, left, at Mobara Country Club in Mobara, south of Tokyo, Sunday, May 26, 2019.

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Picture of China media accuses US of plot to ‘colonize global business’

China media accuses US of plot to ‘colonize global business’

Customers shop near a section selling Marvel Avengers toys by American toymaker Hasbro at a toy store in Beijing, Thursday, May 23, 2019. An escalating trade war between the U.S. and China could mean higher prices on a broad array of products from toys to clothing. But some retailers will be less equipped to handle the pain than others, leaving consumers to carry the load.

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Picture of Daimler CEO Zetsche hands over to successor amid tech change

Daimler CEO Zetsche hands over to successor amid tech change

Daimler CEO Dieter Zetsche, left, and incoming Daimler CEO Ola Kaellenius, right, pose prior to the annual shareholder meeting of the car manufacturer Daimler in Berlin, Germany, Wednesday, May 22, 2019.

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Picture of US sanctions on Huawei bite, but who gets hurt?

US sanctions on Huawei bite, but who gets hurt?

A woman uses a smartphone outside a Huawei store in Beijing Monday, May 20, 2019. Google is assuring users of Huawei smartphones the American company's services still will work on them following U.S. government restrictions on doing business with the Chinese tech giant.

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Picture of Stocks drop around the world, bonds rise on trade worries

Stocks drop around the world, bonds rise on trade worries

FILE - In this May 9, 2019, file photo trader Craig Spector works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Friday, May 17.

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