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  1. FILE PHOTO: Outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Beijing

    China's retail sales unexpectedly fall as consumer caution prevails

    China's retail sales slipped in July, dashing expectations for a modest rise, as consumers in the world's second-largest economy failed to shake ...
  2. Defense Secretary James Mattis welcomes Chinese Minister of National Defense Gen. Wei Fenghe to the

    A faltering US-China trade deal is now the nations' strongest link

    Top U.S. and Chinese trade officials are expected to recommit to a Phase 1 trade deal during a review on Saturday, even though China's promised ...
  3. FILE PHOTO: The sun is seen behind a crude oil pump jack in the Permian Basin in Loving County

    Oil prices rise, head for weekly gain amid cautious hopes for fuel demand recovery

    Oil prices advanced on Friday and were heading for a second week of gains amid growing confidence that demand for fuel is starting to pick up ...
  4. A visitor wearing protective face mask, following an outbreak of the coronavirus, walks past in fro

    Asian shares to pause ahead of China data, US 'altitude sickness'

    Asian shares were set for a largely flat start on Friday as markets weighed a pause in Wall Street's multi-month stock rebound and awaited the ...
  5. FILE PHOTO: Australian mining heiress and Chairman of Hancock Prospecting group Gina Rinehart prepa

    Australian billionaire woos Canadians, hoping to build big coal mine in Rocky Mountains

    Australian mining magnate Gina Rinehart's Hancock Prospecting Pty is hoping a charm offensive, from annual fundraising parties to local ...
  6. FILE PHOTO: A banh mi sandwich made with a plant-based Impossible Pork patty at the Impossible Food

    Impossible Foods raises US$200 million in fresh funding

    Plant-based burger maker Impossible Foods said on Thursday it secured US$200 million in funding, less than six months after it raised the largest ...
  7. Palestinian Hamas militants take part in an anti-Israel military show in the southern Gaza Strip

    US takes down militant groups' cryptocurrency fundraising effort

    The U.S. Justice Department on Thursday said it took down efforts by the military wing of Hamas, al Qaeda and Islamic State to raise funds via ...
  8. FILE PHOTO: The U.S. Capitol building is pictured at sunset on Capitol Hill in Washington

    Relief efforts should cushion economy in months ahead, White House report says

    Increased transfer payments and expanded liquidity measures aimed at companies should help buffer U.S. households and businesses from the worst of ...