Category: Business & Finance

Asian shares near three-week highs on Chinese support measures; Japan skids

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Asian shares reversed losses on Monday and moved back toward a three-week top as China’s persistent efforts to cushion the blow from a coronavirus outbreak calmed nervous investors, although Japanese stocks faltered on growing recession risks. FILE PHOTO: Investors look at screens showing stock information at a brokerage house in Shanghai, China […]

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BOJ’s Kuroda flags more easing if virus impact worsens: Sankei

FILE PHOTO: Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda speaks at a news conference in Tokyo, Japan, January 21, 2020. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon/File Photo TOKYO (Reuters) – Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda said the central bank would consider additional rapid easing if the coronavirus outbreak significantly threatened Japan’s economy and price trends, the Sankei newspaper reported […]

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Cavs, John Beilein Considering A Split

CLEVELAND, OHIO – FEBRUARY 12: Head coach John Beilein of the Cleveland Cavaliers yells to his … [+] players during the second half against the Atlanta Hawks at Rocket Mortgage Fieldhouse on February 12, 2020 in Cleveland, Ohio. The Cavaliers defeated the Hawks 129-105. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading […]

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If They Are So Alarmed By Climate Change, Why Are They So Opposed To Solving It?

Why do Extinction Rebellion, Sen. Bernie Sanders, and Greta Thunberg oppose the technologies that … [+] have most reduced emissions? Getty Nobody appears to be more concerned about climate change than Democratic presidential front-runner Bernie Sanders, student activist Greta Thunberg, and the thousands of Extinction Rebellion activists who shut down London last year. Last year, […]

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BOJ Kuroda says to consider more easing if virus impact becomes big: Sankei

FILE PHOTO: Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda speaks at a news conference in Tokyo, Japan, January 21, 2020. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon/File Photo TOKYO (Reuters) – Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda said the central bank would consider additional easing steps without hesitation if the coronavirus outbreak significantly threatened Japan’s economy and price trends, the Sankei […]

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Japan ready to take steps vs virus impact on tourism: Economy Minister

FILE PHOTO: Japan’s Economy Minister Yasutoshi Nishimura attends a news conference at Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s official residence in Tokyo, Japan September 11, 2019. REUTERS/Issei Kato TOKYO (Reuters) – Japanese Economy Minister Yasutoshi Nishimura said on Monday the government was ready to take all necessary steps flexibly with an eye on the impact of the […]

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With John Beilein’s Eventual Resignation, The Cavaliers Need To Find Stability

Cleveland Cavaliers head coach John Beilein in the first half of an NBA basketball game Saturday, … [+] Jan. 11, 2020, in Denver. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski) ASSOCIATED PRESS The Cleveland Cavaliers’ coaching carousel just won’t stop spinning. On Sunday night, it was reported that John Beilein, Cleveland’s twenty-first coach and fourth in five years, will […]

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