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Japan imports fall as fragility persists

World’s third-largest economy is still struggling to shake off the effects of April’s sales tax rise as figures show imports slipped 1.5% in August Asia homepage

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Apple set to report record holiday but China doubt persists

Apple Inc may notch its most successful holiday shopping season yet when it reports quarterly results on Monday, setting records for sales of its gift-friendly iPhones and iPads. But it will continue to draw investor scrutiny over sales in ultra-competitive … Continue reading

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US government shuts down as healthcare deadlock persists – Reuters

Wall Street Journal US government shuts down as healthcare deadlock persistsReutersBy Andy Sullivan and John Whitesides. WASHINGTON | Tue Oct 1, 2013 12:44pm EDT. WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Up to one million federal workers were thrown temporarily out of work on … Continue reading

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As Turmoil Persists, Mubarak Returns to Courtroom in Egypt – New York Times

IBNLive As Turmoil Persists, Mubarak Returns to Courtroom in EgyptNew York TimesCAIRO — Hosni Mubarak, the former president of Egypt, was back in court in Cairo on Saturday, appearing healthy, and grinning and waving as his trial resumed on charges … Continue reading

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Asia struggles as taper talk persists

Shares remain under pressure amid heightened expectations the Fed could scale back stimulus programme as early as next month Asia homepage

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