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A broad gauge of Asian share markets hit nearly eight-month highs on Monday after the United States and China agreed a preliminary trade deal, and amid policy-easing hopes in Australia, but profit-taking and caution over the deal's details capped gains.
Japanese government bonds were little changed on Monday as investors refrained from taking big positions before an auction of 20-year debt on Tuesday and a Bank of Japan (BOJ) meeting ending on Thursday.
* Chinese, Japanese shares fall on profit taking, investor caution
China's central bank extended 300 billion yuan ($42.6 billion) through its medium-term lending facility on Monday, but kept the lending rate unchanged.
Asian shares ticked higher on Monday as investors cheered an announced trade agreement between Beijing and Washington over the weekend although jubilation was capped by prevailing scepticism about the deal.
British online retailer The Hut Group (THG) said it raised 1 billion euros ($1.10 billion) to help fund expansion, amid macro-economic and political changes arising from Brexit and the general election.
Tear gas engulfed central Beirut as security forces chased protesters near Lebanon's parliament on Sunday in a second night of street clashes that wounded dozens of people.
Smoke engulfed central Beirut as security forces fired tear gas at a protest near Lebanon's parliament on Sunday in a second night of clashes.
Saad al-Hariri is expected to be named Lebanon's prime minister on Monday, but political rifts look set to hinder agreement on a new government badly needed to rescue the country from a dire economic crisis.
California Governor Gavin Newsom on Friday rejected a bankruptcy reorganization plan submitted by PG&E Corp <PCG.N>, the state's largest investor-owned utility, saying its proposal fails to meet the requirements of a recently enacted wildfire law.
U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Saturday a "phase one" trade deal between the United States and China was "very good" for global economic growth, and added that the second phase could come in several steps.
Argentina's new government has hiked export levies on soy, wheat and corn, according to an official decree on Saturday, hitting farmers in the grains exporting nation to raise revenue needed to avoid default on a mountain of looming sovereign debt.
Argentina raised farm export taxes, the country's main source of foreign exchange, with a decree on Saturday aimed at increasing government revenue ahead of restructuring talks on about $100 billion in sovereign bonds and loans.
U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Saturday a factsheet on "phase one" of a trade deal between the United States and China would come out on Saturday or Sunday.
China plans to set a lower economic growth target of around 6% in 2020 from this year's 6-6.5%, relying on increased state infrastructure spending to ward off a sharper slowdown, policy sources said.
Qatar will stand by Lebanon during its current economic crisis, Qatari Finance Minister Ali al-Emadi told a conference in Doha on Saturday.
U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Saturday U.S. troops were in Saudi Arabia on a defensive basis only and that the United States would end all sanctions on Iran when Tehran fulfilled necessary conditions.
California Governor Gavin Newsom on Friday rejected the bankruptcy reorganization plan submitted by PG&E Corp, the state's largest investor-owned utility, saying the proposal fails to comply with a recently enacted state wildfire law.
California Governor Gavin Newsom was expected to decide late on Friday whether a bankruptcy reorganization plan submitted by PG&E Corp, the state's largest investor-owned utility company, complies with a recently enacted state wildfire law.
Sequoia Capital-backed Vector Launch Inc filed for bankruptcy on Friday and said in court filings that Lockheed Martin Corp <LMT.N> plans to purchase its satellite technology assets and give it a $2.5 million loan so it can continue to operate.