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Asia stocks jump as China, Europe step up stimulus

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Asian share markets followed the dollar higher on Monday as the prospect of further policy stimulus in China and Europe whetted risk appetites while sending the euro skidding.<p>Pedestrians with umbrellas walk past an electronic board showing Japan's Nikkei average (top middle L) …

Merkel urges Europeans to speed up TTIP trade talks with U.S.

SYDNEY - German Chancellor Angela Merkel urged European nations on Sunday to speed up their negotiations with the United States over a Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) agreement between the U.S. and EU.<p>Germany's Chancellor Angela Merkel speaks at a news conference in Auckland …

TTIP: Cameron pledges support for EU-US trade deal

<b>David Cameron has pledged to put "rocket boosters" behind plans for an EU-US free trade deal.</b><p>The UK prime minister said EU and US leaders had met and all agreed the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) "is a deal we want".<p>Speaking at the G20 summit, he said arguments against TTIP …

China and Australia to sign free trade deal

BRISBANE Australia (Reuters) - China and Australia will sign a free trade deal on Monday that will open up markets worth billions of dollars to Australian exporters.<p>China's President Xi Jinping (R) is welcomed by Australia's Prime Minister Tony Abbott as he arrives for the G20 Summit in Brisbane …

Halliburton goes hostile in big ​oil takeover bid

Month-long merger talks between rival energy giants Halliburton and Baker Hughes aren't going smoothly.<p>In a public statement Friday, Baker Hughes (BHI) said Halliburton (HAL) is attempting to "pressure" it into a deal "on Halliburton's terms" and take over its board of directors.<p>Baker Hughes also …

David Cameron warns of looming second global crash

David Cameron has issued a stark message that “red warning lights are flashing on the dashboard of the global economy” in the same way as when the financial crash brought the world to its knees six years ago.<p>Writing in the Guardian at the close of the G20 summit in Brisbane, Cameron says there is …

Petrobras graft probe could 'change Brazil forever': Rousseff

Rousseff, who has been forced onto the defensive over the scandal, spoke publicly about the scandal for the first time in remarks to Brazilian journalists after the end of the G20 Summit in Brisbane.<p>"I think the investigation is going to change Brazil forever. How? In the sense that we are going to …

U.S. Leads Top 15 Countries Investing In India

Investors haven’t been this bullish on India since 2003. But all of that took a turn for the worse with the financial market crash of 2008. While other countries in the emerging markets recovered quite well starting in 2010, thanks to stimulus packages and robust China demand for commodities, India …

Japan drops into recession

The Japanese economy has dropped into a recession after a second straight quarter of contraction, in a huge blow to Shinzo Abe’s bid to turn around years of laggard growth.<p>The country’s gross domestic product shrank 0.4% in the July-September quarter, official data showed on Monday, or an …

Russian government approves law to clamp down on offshore tax sheltering

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia’s government has approved a new tax law to clamp down on Russian companies and individuals using offshore tax shelters.<p>The law is part of a range of measures initiated by President Vladimir Putin, and collectively known as “deoffshorisation”, which are aimed at bringing …

Alibaba could give Hollywood studios new pipeline into China

He's the richest man in China, and he's coming to Hollywood.<p>Jack Ma, who founded Chinese e-commerce juggernaut Alibaba Group, will be in town next week to visit the lots of major studios, including 20th Century Fox, Sony Pictures Entertainment and Paramount Pictures, for a series of sit-downs with …

Alibaba, You're Next: Unilever's China Sales Plunge 20%

On Thursday, Unilever announced that its China sales in the just-completed quarter fell “around 20%.” The company blamed the “sharp market slow-down in China,” which “led to trade de-stocking across the distribution channels.” The country was responsible for knocking off a percentage point of sales …

PS4 could head to China this year — Sony still working out details

China is the next big frontier for console gaming, and Sony isn’t going to let Microsoft take it all for itself.<p>The PlayStation company is filing the proper documentation to release its latest home console, the PlayStation 4, in China’s Free Trade Zone. Sony’s paperwork indicates that it plans to …

Air France-KLM to press ahead with low cost brand in France: paper

PARIS (Reuters) - Air France-KLM is pressing ahead with expansion of its low cost brand in France and has a back-up plan if a deadlock with pilots continues, its Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Alexandre de Juniac said in an interview published on Sunday.<p>Air France planes are parked on the …

Bad news for eurozone puts Germany, ECB in hot seat

A seemingly never-ending stream of gloomy numbers sent the stock markets into a tailspin and exposed the fault lines in economic thinking across the 18-country euro area.<p>ECB chief Mario Draghi insisted that growth depends on reforms by governments, but also sent a strong signal that the central …

French Economy Minister: 'Europe Needs A New Deal'

"Europe needs a New Deal," he said in an interview published in the weekly Journal du Dimanche, evoking the original New Deal which transformed the US economy following the Great Depression of the 1930s.<p>Macron's comments came after Dutch Finance Minister and Eurogroup chief Jeroen Dijsselbloem said …

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China offers hint of growth prospects, Germany expects more bad news

LONDON (Reuters) - China’s economy, the second largest in the world, gets a spot check this week with a barrage of data due that should indicate how successful Beijing has been in supporting growth.<p>Trucks drive past piles of shipping containers at the Qingdao port in Qingdao, Shandong province June …

Jeter: Players can share their stories on my site

NEW YORK (AP) — Derek Jeter is among the most media-savvy athletes on the planet, but he says it came through trial and error.<p>"I think you learn …

The government is giving farmers $52 million to market their produce

<i>This post is in partnership with Time. The article below was originally published at Time.com.</i><p>By Alexandra Sifferlin, TIME<p>The United States …

What's PayPal's first solo move?

NEW YORK (AP) — PayPal's impending split from long-time partner eBay Inc. will ratchet up its appeal to online retail competitors such as Amazon.com …

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Johnson & Johnson buying Alios for $1.75B

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) — Johnson & Johnson is buying the biopharmaceutical company Alios BioPharma Inc. for about $1.75 billion.<p>Alios is a …

Encana buying Athlon Energy for $5.93 billion

NEW YORK (AP) — Oil and natural gas company Encana is buying Athlon Energy Inc. for $5.93 billion in an effort to boost is oil production by tapping …

Apple tax probe details set to be thrown in spotlight by EU

The European Union will step up its probe of Apple Inc.'s tax arrangements in Ireland, revealing why it suspects the iPhone maker received an unfair advantage.<p>Regulators will publish tomorrow its reasoning for opening an investigation earlier this year, Antoine Colombani, a spokesman for the …

British PM vows justice after 'act of pure evil'

Several Arab countries have offered to carry out airstrikes against Islamic State militants, along with the United States, State Department officials said Sunday.<p>The offer was disclosed by officials traveling with Secretary of State John Kerry, but the Arab countries were not identified.<p>The …