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China pares back holdings of U.S. Treasuries for 7th month

China pares back holdings of U.S. Treasuries for 7th month

U.S. and Chinese flags are seen in front of a U.S. dollar banknote featuring American founding father Benjamin Franklin and a China’s yuan banknote featuring late Chinese chairman Mao Zedong in this illustration picture taken May 20, 2019. REUTERS/Jason Lee/Illustration Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register NEW YORK, Aug 15 (Reuters) – …

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Work stoppages and no chatting at lunch: Japan Inc grapples with COVID

Work stoppages and no chatting at lunch: Japan Inc grapples with COVID

TOKYO, Aug 5 (Reuters) – Japanese companies are temporarily shutting offices or suspending production as they battle a record wave of COVID-19, disrupting businesses in a country that has until now weathered the pandemic better than most advanced economies. Automakers Toyota Motor Corp (7203.T) and Daihatsu Motor Co last week halted production line shifts because …

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Factbox: Energy crisis revives nuclear power plans globally

Factbox: Energy crisis revives nuclear power plans globally

FILE PHOTO – Clouds are seen over the cooling tower of the nuclear power plant Isar 2 by the river Isar amid the energy crisis caused by Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, in Eschenbach near Landshut, Germany, August 1, 2022. REUTERS/Ayhan Uyanik Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Aug 5 (Reuters) – Amid …

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POLL FX markets haven't seen last of dollar strength yet - analysts

POLL FX markets haven’t seen last of dollar strength yet – analysts

A trader counts U.S. dollar banknotes at a currency exchange booth in Peshawar, Pakistan September 15, 2021. REUTERS/Fayaz Aziz/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register BENGALURU, Aug 4 (Reuters) – The dollar’s strength has yet to peak, according to a majority of currency strategists polled by Reuters who were however divided …

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Sakhalin Energy wants LNG buyers to pay via Moscow-based bank, change currency

Sakhalin Energy wants LNG buyers to pay via Moscow-based bank, change currency

A general view of the liquefied natural gas plant operated by Sakhalin Energy at Prigorodnoye on the Pacific island of Sakhalin, Russia July 15, 2021. Picture taken July 15, 2021. REUTERS/Vladimir Soldatkin Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register TOKYO, July 29 (Reuters) – Russia’s Sakhalin Energy Investment Co has asked its liquefied …

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