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By subhadip On Sunday, October 2nd, 2016
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German government believes Trump would ravage U.S. economy: Spiegel

Germany’s economy ministry believes a Donald Trump presidency would severely damage the U.S. economy, according to an internal memorandum reported by Der Spiegel magazine on Saturday. The ministry expects More...

By subhadip On Tuesday, August 23rd, 2016
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Bosch calls VW owners’ diesel-cheating claims in U.S. ‘wild and unfounded’

Robert Bosch rejected U.S. car owners’ claims that 38 of its employees conspired with Volkswagen Group for a decade to develop technology that enabled diesel vehicles to evade pollution-control tests. Bosch More...

By subhadip On Monday, March 14th, 2016
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U.S. Fed Rate Hike Impact on Asia Property Markets Revealed

This week the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) raised U.S. interest rates for the first time since 2006. The 25-basis-point (bps) increase to the target federal funds rate was widely anticipated and therefore More...

By subhadip On Monday, March 14th, 2016
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Commercial Property Demand in U.S. Remains Strong in Q4

Six Year Trend of Declining Office Vacancy and Industrial Availability Continues According to CBRE Group, Inc., the U.S. commercial real estate market shows continued healthy demand across all property types during More...

By subhadip On Friday, March 11th, 2016
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HSBC money laundering report’s release delayed amid U.S. appeal

A U.S. judge has agreed to delay the release of a report that says HSBC Holdings Plc (HSBA.L) “moved too slowly” to enhance its anti-money laundering compliance program following a $1.9 billion pact More...

By subhadip On Sunday, February 28th, 2016
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U.S. urges China to keep moving to a market-oriented exchange rate

U.S. Secretary of the Treasury Jack Lew adresses during the G20 finance ministers and central bank governors meeting in Shanghai, China February 27, 2016. U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew said More...

By subhadip On Saturday, February 27th, 2016
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U.S. consumer spending, inflation data keep rate hikes on table

U.S. consumer spending rose solidly in January and underlying inflation picked up by the most in four years, keeping Federal Reserve interest rate increases on the table this year. The upbeat data More...

By subhadip On Thursday, February 25th, 2016
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U.S. crude steady as strong gasoline demand offset by record stocks

A pump jack is seen at sunrise near Bakersfield, California U.S. crude oil futures held steady in early trading on Thursday as strong demand for gasoline was offset by a new record in crude stockpiles. U.S. More...

By subhadip On Thursday, February 25th, 2016
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Rising U.S. Home Prices to Encourage New Construction Activity in 2016

According to the latest S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Indices for December 2015, U.S. home prices continued their rise across the country over the last 12 months. High-level U.S. Housing Market Data for December More...

By subhadip On Wednesday, February 24th, 2016
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How Many Gas Tankers Would It Take to Wipe out a U.S. Glut?

At least 163 tankers. That’s how many cargoes of natural gas it’d take to wipe out the ever-expanding glut of the heating and power-plant fuel in the U.S. A mild winter and production still flowing out of America’s More...