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(CNN)People in South Korea are having fewer babies and that's a problem. The country's total fertility rate last year fell to its lowest since records began, the government said on Wednesday. The total fertility rate measures the average number of children a woman will have in her lifetime. In 2018, this...
EVERETT, Wash. (Reuters) - Boeing Co (BA.N) said on Tuesday that an aircraft order from China could result from any deal to end a yearlong trade war between the world’s two largest economies. Speaking to Reuters at the planemaker’s widebody aircraft factory in Everett, Boeing Chief Executive Dennis Muilenburg cautioned that it was “tough...
ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - Prime Minister Imran Khan is considering closing Pakistan’s airspace to India and blocking its eastern neighbour’s land trade route to Afghanistan, the science and technology minister in Islamabad said on Tuesday. Pakistan reopened its airspace to India in mid-July, having closed it in February after an attack by a Pakistan-based Islamist...
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Facebook announced on Tuesday that it was rolling out a tool that aims to provide users with potentially life-saving information in emergencies, as it seeks to improve its public image and play down its reputation as a network that aids the spread of misinformation. Local Alerts, which it has been...
(CNN)President Donald Trump tried to explain his agitating approach to life, politics and the rest of the world in a flash of impatience during a blustery news conference in France. "It's the way I negotiate. It's done me well over the years and it's doing even better for the country, I think," he said. Trump's comment encapsulated the untamed...
(CNN)Thailand's royal palace has released candid photographs of the king's newly-anointed consort, offering a rare and intimate window into the lives of the Thai royals. Put out by the Royal Thai Household, the images show Maj. Gen. Sineenat Wongvajirapakdi, 34, wearing combat fatigues, flying a jet and aiming a gun at a firing range. King Maha Vajiralongkorn bestowed Sineenat...
(CNN) — A jungle-covered area on the east of Borneo island is set to be transformed into Indonesia's new capital city. Concerns over the sustainability of the congested and rapidly sinking political center of Jakarta prompted the need for a new capital. The relocation was announced Monday by President Joko Widodo. The proposed location, near the relatively underdeveloped cities...
A BNZ banker testing one of the bank's transaction systems accidentally credited supermarket cooperative Foodstuffs (FourSquare) with $100 million. The error happened on February 27 last year when a banker from BNZ's Financial Management Unit (FMU) was showing one of the bank's Treasury team how the bank's DEALZ system worked for major institutional transactions.
© Reuters. Investing.com - The dollar slipped lower against a currency basket on Monday, while the euro pushed higher...
© Reuters. ESM's Regling says time ripe to give euro more clout, deepen union LISBON (Reuters) - The time...

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