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LONDON (Reuters) - World shares held near nine-month highs on Monday after G20 finance chiefs vowed over the weekend to use "all policy tools" to lift global growth.
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Ukrainian Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman hopes that aerial survey of Ukrainian forests will be finished by late August.
Ukrainian intelligence agency has reported 110 Russian servicemen had arrived to the militant-occupied city of Sverdlovks in Luhansk Oblast.
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In order to create awareness about road safety, the Australian Transport Accident Commission came up with an unique model of an evolved human specially designed to survive a car crash.
Chinese photo app developer Meitu on Monday launched BeautyPlus Me, a selfie retouch app that allows users to easily create beautiful and natural looking selfies.
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South Korea said Monday that the information it would obtain from the radar of an advanced anti-missile system, which will be installed in the Korean Peninsula by the end of 2017, will not be shared 
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MANILA (Reuters) - The Philippines' newly elected House Speaker said on Monday he wants new mining companies to get a legislative license before they are allowed to operate in the country as part of e
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China has ordered special teams to begin inspecting steel mills across the country to see how well they are complying with tough new pollution rules, its environment ministry said
LONDON (Reuters) - Below-normal temperatures are expected in Britain and parts of Norway, France and Germany from August to October, with higher than average temperatures across the rest of Europe, Th
LONDON (Reuters) - An off-patent malaria drug could help to destroy cancer cells by making them more susceptible to radiotherapy, according to early work that has prompted British scientists to start
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Researchers found that while staff are putting in longer hours, are more stressed and less secure in their jobs than in the past, many British people still enjoy working.
By mid morning, the FTSE 100 was up 12.4 points, or 0.2 per cent at 6,742.9, having closed 30.59 points higher on Friday to post its fifth straight week of gains.
Companies are increasingly switching full-time employees into contract-based work, pushing them to go self-employed amid Brexit-fuelled economic uncertainty.
The Taxpayers' Alliance says April's 3 per cent additional stamp duty hike will drive up rents for tenants as investors pass on costs.
Funai, a Japanese tech company, the last-known producer of video recorders, is switching off the assembly line at the end of this month.
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BANGKOK, July 25 (Reuters) - Thai student protesters will use social media tools, from Facebook to Japanese messaging app Line, to persuade voters to reject a military-backed draft constitution, some
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MANIA, Philippines – The Philippines turned back Australia, 15-25, 25-21, 25-20, 23-25, 15-11, on Monday to nail its first win in the 18th Asian Women's Unde
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