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Tillerson says Russia not implementing all N.Korea sanctions, may be frustrating some steps
ABOARD U.S. GOVERNMENT AIRCRAFT, Jan 17 (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson accused Russia on Wednesday of not implementing all United Nations sanctions on North Korea over its nuclear weapons program and said Moscow "may be frustrating" some of the steps.
Macau police hunt VIP dealer after $6 million theft from Wynn
HONG KONG (Reuters) - Police in the world's largest gambling hub of Macau are hunting for a dealer suspected of stealing HK$48 million ($6 million) worth of casino chips from Wynn Macau, authorities in the Chinese-controlled territory said on Thursday.
China expresses doubts over credibility, objectivity of U.S. report on fake goods
BEIJING (Reuters) - China's commerce ministry expressed doubts on Thursday over the credibility and objectivity of the United States' annual blacklist of markets for sales of fake goods.
Peugeot CEO outlines ambitious plan to re-enter U.S., go electric
DETROIT (Reuters) - Peugeot SA
Chief Executive Carlos Tavares said on Wednesday the French automaker is using the know-how of former Opel engineers acquired from General Motors Co to develop vehicles to re-enter the U.S. market, and said Peugeot will offer electrification as an option on all its vehicles by 2025.
U.S. senators rip Trump over his attacks on the media
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republican U.S. Senator Jeff Flake castigated President Donald Trump on Wednesday for his attacks on the media, saying Trump had embraced the despotic language of former Soviet dictator Josef Stalin and inspired modern-day authoritarians.
WTA Finals to move to Shenzhen from Singapore in 2019
MELBOURNE (Reuters) - China's growing influence over women's tennis moved up a notch on Thursday when the southern metropolis of Shenzhen was announced as the new venue for the season-ending WTA Finals from 2019 to 2028.
Apple plans new U.S. campus, to pay $38 billion in foreign cash taxes
(Reuters) - Apple Inc
will open a new campus as part of a five-year, $30 billion U.S. investment plan and will make about $38 billion in one-time tax payments on its overseas cash, one of the largest corporate spending plans announced since the passage of a tax cut signed by U.S. President Donald Trump.
Trump administration bars Haitians from U.S. visas for low-skilled work
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Haitians will no longer be eligible for U.S. visas given to low-skilled workers, the Trump administration said on Wednesday, bringing an end to a small-scale effort to employ Haitians in the United States after a catastrophic 2010 earthquake.
Trump ex-aide Bannon agrees to Mueller probe interview, avoiding grand jury
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Former White House strategist Steve Bannon has reached agreement with U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller to be interviewed by Mueller's investigators rather than appearing before a grand jury, a source familiar with the matter said on Wednesday.
GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia stocks reach record highs after Wall St surge, dollar edges back
TOKYO, Jan 18 (Reuters) - Asian stocks struck record highs on Thursday, with a rally by Wall Street supporting bullish investor sentiment, while the dollar pulled back from three-year lows as comments by European Central Bank officials tempered the euro's recent rally.
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