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Oil held in check as Chinese economy offsets trade optimism

22 seconds ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

Oil prices edged higher on Friday but were little changed on the week as sluggish economic growth in China, the world's biggest crude importer, raised concerns over fuel demand...
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China data boosts Wall Street futures to new record highs

30 minutes ago   |   Reuters

U.S. stock index futures hit new all-time highs on Friday, with investor optimism bolstered by an upbeat set of U.S. corporate earnings reports and indications of resilience in...
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Europe is mulling tough new limits on the use of facial recognition and A.I

1 hour ago   |   Fortune

The European Union is considering new legally binding requirements for developers of artificial intelligence in an effort to ensure modern technology is developed and used in...
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The China Trade Deal Might Not Have Much Effect On The U.S. Oil Industry

1 hour ago   |   Forbes

The impact of the phase 1 trade deal with China on the U.S. oil industry will not be large, but LNG could benefit, especially if tariffs are removed.
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U.S. brands think they understand China's market, but a new report says they don't

2 hours ago   |   Fortune

U.S. brands still don't know enough about China, and they don't seem to care. The vast majority of American marketing leaders actively involved in marketing products and...
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Oil ends week steady as China growth offsets trade deal optimism

2 hours ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

Oil prices edged higher on Friday but were set to end the week broadly steady as sluggish economic growth in China, the world's biggest crude importer, raised concerns about...
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The U.S. trade war slowed China's 2019 economic growth to its weakest pace in 30 years

3 hours ago   |   Fortune   |   2 articles

China's gross domestic product grew 6.1% in 2019, the country's slowest rate of economic growth since 1990. The GDP was in line with the official target range of 6% to 6.5% for...
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Treasury yields move higher as investors await economic data

5 hours ago   |   CNBC

U.S. government debt prices were lower Friday morning, as investors await a fresh batch of economic data.
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Oil steady as sluggish China growth offsets trade deal optimism

7 hours ago   |   Reuters

Oil prices were steady on Friday as reports of sluggish economic growth in China, the world's biggest crude importer, raised concerns about future fuel demand and countered...
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China's annual aluminum output falls for first time in 10 years: statistics bureau

11 hours ago   |   Reuters

China's annual aluminum production fell for the first time in 10 years in 2019, official data showed on Friday, hit by softer demand amid the Sino-U.S. trade row and...
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