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China’s biggest political challenge since Tiananmen in 1989 – Financial Times

ABC News China's biggest political challenge since Tiananmen in 1989Financial TimesThe demonstrations on the streets of Hong Kong present China with its biggest political challenge since the pro-democracy movement was crushed in and around Tiananmen Square in 1989. The parallels … Continue reading

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China’s biggest political challenge since Tiananmen in 1989 – Financial Times

The Guardian China's biggest political challenge since Tiananmen in 1989Financial TimesThe demonstrations on the streets of Hong Kong present China with its biggest political challenge since the pro-democracy movement was crushed in and around Tiananmen Square in 1989. The parallels … Continue reading

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US economy looks strongest since 2009

Non-farm payrolls data for August expected to show seventh rise in row, less than two weeks before an important US Federal Reserve meeting to update its economic outlook Asia homepage

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UK wages fall for first time since 2009

After bonuses are stripped out, wages are just 0.6% higher than a year ago, weaker than economists had expected and the lowest since records began in 2001 Asia homepage

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UK wages fall for first time since 2009

After bonuses are stripped out, wages are just 0.6% higher than a year ago, weaker than economists had expected and the lowest since records began in 2001 Asia homepage

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Japanese GDP shrinks most since 2011 quake

Second quarter decline of 1.7 per cent takes annualised fall to 6.8 per cent, albeit within expectations, will cast doubt on Shinzo Abe’s promise to rejuvenate the economy Asia homepage

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Weakest Asia showing for Pru since 2007

The unit, whose rapid growth has helped the insurer join the ranks of Britain’s 20 largest listed groups, is set to fail to increase half-year profits for the first time in seven years Asia homepage

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Airline insurers face biggest bill since 9/11

Some insurers are considering withdrawing completely from providing certain types of cover for flights over hotspots in the Middle East and parts of Africa Asia homepage

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Gaza suffers bloodiest day since Israel offensive began – Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.uk Gaza suffers bloodiest day since Israel offensive beganTelegraph.co.ukAt least 87 Gazan Palestinians and 13 soldiers have been killed as Israel ramped up a major military offensive in the bloodiest single day in the enclave in five years. As regional … Continue reading

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Short selling at lowest level since Lehman

While some high profile hedge fund managers have warned of excessive market euphoria the industry is still unwilling to bet against the rally Asia homepage

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