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SINGAPORE/BEIJING (Reuters) – China has asked trading firms and food processors to boost inventories of grains and oilseeds as a possible second wave of coronavirus cases and worsening infection rates elsewhere raise concerns about global supply lines. FILE PHOTO: A worker inspects soybeans during the soy harvest near the town of Campos Lindos, Brazil February
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New York (Reuters) – Wall Street’s three major indexes fell more than 4% on Wednesday, after President Donald Trump’s dire warning on the U.S. death toll from the coronavirus sent investors running from even the most defensive equities. Trump warned Americans late Tuesday of a “painful” two weeks ahead and health officials highlighted research predictions
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(Reuters) – Wall Street’s main stock indexes plummeted and the Dow Jones Industrials crashed 2,000 points on Monday as a 20% slump in oil prices and the rapid spread of the coronavirus amplified fears of a global recession. Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., March
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(Reuters) – Fears that the new coronavirus outbreak is on the verge of becoming a global pandemic have stoked concerns about the Tokyo Games and while the International Olympic Committee says there is no “Plan B” doubts remain the event will go ahead as planned. FILE PHOTO: Students of Ariake-nishi Gakuen School wear protective face
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TOKYO (Reuters) – Shares tumbled on Monday as investors grew increasingly anxious about the economic impact of China’s spreading virus outbreak, with demand spiking for safe-haven assets such as the Japanese yen and Treasury notes. Investors look at computer screens showing stock information at a brokerage house in Shanghai, China January 16, 2020. REUTERS/Aly Song
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FILE PHOTO: Boxing – Nicola Adams v Maria Salinas – WBO Women’s World Flyweight Title – Royal Albert Hall, London, Britain – September 27, 2019 Nicola Adams Action Images via Reuters/Andrew Couldridge (Reuters) – Britain’s Nicola Adams, the first female boxer to win an Olympic gold medal, has announced her retirement from the sport at
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. retail sales fell for the first time in seven months in September, suggesting that manufacturing-led weakness could be spreading to the broader economy, keeping the door open for the Federal Reserve to cut interest rates again later this month. The signs of a deceleration in consumer spending reported by the Commerce
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The barrage of questions fired at Elizabeth Warren at Tuesday’s debate in Ohio underscored her new front-runner status in the Democratic presidential race, but also lingering concern within the party over whether the progressive senator can defeat President Donald Trump next year. Democratic presidential candidate Senator Elizabeth Warren speaks during the fourth
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