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Most Asian markets turn lower as traders take a breather

HONG KONG: Asian stocks started the day in the red on Wednesday with Hong Kong seeing profit-taking after the previous day’s record close with...

US stocks return from holiday to set new records

LONDON: Wall Street returned from a long holiday weekend to set new records amid solid corporate earnings reports and optimism for profits in 2018...

NY cocoa climbs on hopes for demand uptick, raw sugar falls

LONDON: New York cocoa futures rose on Tuesday, boosted by technical buying and signs of recovering demand, while raw sugar slipped as bearish chart...

Asian shares hit record high, euro near 3-year top

TOKYO: Asian shares erased early modest losses and pushed to a fresh record high, while the euro remained within sight of a 3-year peak...

Asia Distillates-Jet fuel price stays high; cash deals absent

SINGAPORE: Asia’s jet fuel outright price edged up to nearly $82 a barrel on Tuesday, the highest since early December 2014 and mirroring gains...

TOCOM rubber comes off 3½-mth high on profit-booking

TOKYO (Jan 16): Benchmark Tokyo rubber futures pulled back from a 3½-month high to close lower on Tuesday as investors took profits and the...

Germany trumps Asia with world’s largest current account surplus

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Asia markets mostly up as Hong Kong rally resumes

HONG KONG: Asian markets mostly rose again on Tuesday with Hong Kong resuming a rally towards its record high while the dollar struggled to...

U.S. oil industry set to break record, upend global trade

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Workers drill a horizontal well in the Wolfcamp Shale in west Texas Permian...

Yuan Strength Leaves Market Guessing at China’s Line in Sand

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Crude Oil Prices Mixed In Asia As Market Keeps An Eye...

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North Sea Crude-Forties eases, Shell holding many cargoes

LONDON: North Sea Forties crude differentials eased on Monday as demand waned, with Shell not buying any more cargoes after acquiring at least eight...

White sugar hits four-week low, London cocoa edges up

LONDON: White sugar futures fell to a four-week low on Monday as weak charts and an expected supply glut weighed, while London cocoa edged...