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US stocks suffer massive losses on mounting fears over coronavirus spreading

Dow Jones and S&P 500 stock indexes tanked as trading in the US opened on Monday following an earlier sell off in European and Asian markets amid concerns the coronavirus epidemic may lead to a prolonged global economic slowdown. Read Full Article at RT.com
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US stocks suffer massive losses on mounting fears over coronavirus spreading

Dow Jones and S&P 500 stock indexes tanked as trading in the US opened on Monday following an earlier sell off in European and Asian markets amid concerns the coronavirus epidemic may lead to a prolonged global economic slowdown. Read Full Article at RT.com

US stocks suffer massive losses on mounting fears over virus spreading

Dow Jones and S&P 500 stock indexes tanked as trading in the US opened on Monday following an earlier sell off in European and Asian markets amid concerns the coronavirus epidemic may lead to a prolonged global economic slowdown. Read Full Article at RT.com
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US stocks suffer massive losses on mounting fears over virus spreading

Dow Jones and S&P 500 stock indexes tanked as trading in the US opened on Monday following an earlier sell off in European and Asian markets amid concerns the coronavirus epidemic may lead to a prolonged global economic slowdown. Read Full Article at RT.com

Coronavirus sends global stock markets in tailspin amid rising pandemic concerns

Asian and European stock markets tumbled sharply on Monday after the number of confirmed coronavirus cases beyond China, including in South Korea and Italy, jumped over the weekend. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Coronavirus sends global stock markets in tailspin amid rising pandemic concerns

Asian and European stock markets tumbled sharply on Monday after the number of confirmed coronavirus cases beyond China, including in South Korea and Italy, jumped over the weekend. Read Full Article at RT.com

AU yeah! Gold surges more than 2% hitting 7-year highs

Investors are rushing to buy the safe haven yellow metal after rising fears over the spread of the coronavirus epidemic triggered panic sell-offs on Asian and European markets. Read Full Article at RT.com
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AU yeah! Gold surges more than 2% hitting 7-year highs

Investors are rushing to buy the safe haven yellow metal after rising fears over the spread of the coronavirus epidemic triggered panic sell-offs on Asian and European markets. Read Full Article at RT.com

Coronavirus alert rattles South Korean stock market & sinks its national currency

South Korea’s benchmark Kospi index fell almost 3.9 percent and the won tumbled to a six-month low on Monday. The drop comes after the government raised its disease alert to the highest level amid soaring coronavirus cases. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Coronavirus alert rattles South Korean stock market & sinks its national currency

South Korea’s benchmark Kospi index fell almost 3.9 percent and the won tumbled to a six-month low on Monday. The drop comes after the government raised its disease alert to the highest level amid soaring coronavirus cases. Read Full Article at RT.com

Global carmakers lose nearly $6 million daily for each plant shut down in Wuhan – media

The closures of plants in the epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak has cost foreign auto majors, including Honda, Nissan, General Motors and Renault, around $5.69 million in losses per day, according to Chinese state media. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Global carmakers lose nearly $6 million daily for each plant shut down in Wuhan – media

The closures of plants in the epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak has cost foreign auto majors, including Honda, Nissan, General Motors and Renault, around $5.69 million in losses per day, according to Chinese state media. Read Full Article at RT.com

Russia may soon become world’s largest producer of colored diamonds

One of Russia’s top diamond producers, Alrosa, is poised to take the lead in the global colored-diamond market as soon as Australia’s Argyle mine – currently the largest supplier of the precious rare stones – closes. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Russia may soon become world’s largest producer of colored diamonds

One of Russia’s top diamond producers, Alrosa, is poised to take the lead in the global colored-diamond market as soon as Australia’s Argyle mine – currently the largest supplier of the precious rare stones – closes. Read Full Article at RT.com

Mexico prevented a worse trade deal with US, but American firms will still benefit – journalist to Max Keiser

The recently signed United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) to replace the old NAFTA deal privileges the American economy and corporations, professor and journalist John Ackerman has told RT’s Keiser Report. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Mexico prevented a worse trade deal with US, but American firms will still benefit – journalist to Max Keiser

The recently signed United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) to replace the old NAFTA deal privileges the American economy and corporations, professor and journalist John Ackerman has told RT’s Keiser Report. Read Full Article at RT.com

Ignoring climate risks will result in global recession ‘the likes of which we’ve never seen before’ – study

Extreme weather could cause a major economic recession around the globe, but we are still underestimating those risks, new research warns. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Ignoring climate risks will result in global recession ‘the likes of which we’ve never seen before’ – study

Extreme weather could cause a major economic recession around the globe, but we are still underestimating those risks, new research warns. Read Full Article at RT.com

Sanctions? Russia attracts $21 BILLION in foreign investments

Foreign investors poured billions of dollars into the Russian economy last year, according to research from global accounting firm KPMG. Investors appreciated the country’s economic stability, it said. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Sanctions? Russia attracts $21 BILLION in foreign investments

Foreign investors poured billions of dollars into the Russian economy last year, according to research from global accounting firm KPMG. Investors appreciated the country’s economic stability, it said. Read Full Article at RT.com

‘Tough year for airlines’: Global air traffic could fall for 1st time since 2003 due to coronavirus

The International Air Transport Authority (IATA) has warned that declining travel demand amid the Covid-19 virus outbreak could cost global carriers tens of billions of dollars in lost revenue. Read Full Article at RT.com
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‘Tough year for airlines’: Global air traffic could fall for 1st time since 2003 due to coronavirus

The International Air Transport Authority (IATA) has warned that declining travel demand amid the Covid-19 virus outbreak could cost global carriers tens of billions of dollars in lost revenue. Read Full Article at RT.com

Pakistan’s economy showing early signs of a turnaround – central bank

The economy of Pakistan has entered a growth phase, Reza Baqir, governor of the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP), has said. He added that the economy has recently stabilized. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Pakistan’s economy showing early signs of a turnaround – central bank

The economy of Pakistan has entered a growth phase, Reza Baqir, governor of the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP), has said. He added that the economy has recently stabilized. Read Full Article at RT.com

Between a rock and a hard place: UK trying to balance between China & US over Huawei’s 5G rollout

America’s top cyber-security official has asked Britain to reconsider its decision on Huawei’s 5G access. Washington’s behavior is “absolutely paternalistic,” says Hilary Fordwich of the British-American Business Association. Read Full Article at RT
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Between a rock and a hard place: UK trying to balance between China & US over Huawei’s 5G rollout

America’s top cyber-security official has asked Britain to reconsider its decision on Huawei’s 5G access. Washington’s behavior is “absolutely paternalistic,” says Hilary Fordwich of the British-American Business Association. Read Full Article at RT.com

Russia keeps stockpiling gold as bullion prices continue to surge

Russia has continued filling its coffers with gold, having added almost 7 tons of the precious metal to its reserves in January. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Russia keeps stockpiling gold as bullion prices continue to surge

Russia has continued filling its coffers with gold, having added almost 7 tons of the precious metal to its reserves in January. Read Full Article at RT.com

Cryptocurrencies will be ‘The Night of Sorrows’ for fiat conquistadors – RT's Keiser Report

The adoption rates of bitcoin in Latin America are skyrocketing, with the digital currency helping people “to regain their sovereignty against the conquistadors of fiat money.” Read Full Article at RT.com
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Cryptocurrencies will be ‘The Night of Sorrows’ for fiat conquistadors – RT's Keiser Report

The adoption rates of bitcoin in Latin America are skyrocketing, with the digital currency helping people “to regain their sovereignty against the conquistadors of fiat money.” Read Full Article at RT.com

Russia's keeps stockpiling gold as bullion prices continue to surge

Russia has continued filling its coffers with gold, having added almost 7 tons of the precious metal to its reserves in January. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Russia's keeps stockpiling gold as bullion prices continue to surge

Russia has continued filling its coffers with gold, having added almost 7 tons of the precious metal to its reserves in January. Read Full Article at RT.com

Coronavirus pandemic could wipe $1.1 TRILLION off global economy — Oxford Economics

China's GDP growth is expected to fall from six percent last year to 5.4 percent in 2020 due to the spread of the COVID-19 virus, said the latest report by Oxford Economics. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Coronavirus pandemic could wipe $1.1 TRILLION off global economy — Oxford Economics

China's GDP growth is expected to fall from six percent last year to 5.4 percent in 2020 due to the spread of the COVID-19 virus, said the latest report by Oxford Economics. Read Full Article at RT.com

Brazil’s oil production jumps 20% to new record in January

Brazil’s oil production jumped by 20.4 percent on the year to set a new production record of 3.168 million barrels per day (bpd) in January, thanks to the prolific pre-salt basin, oil regulator ANP said on Wednesday. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Brazil’s oil production jumps 20% to new record in January

Brazil’s oil production jumped by 20.4 percent on the year to set a new production record of 3.168 million barrels per day (bpd) in January, thanks to the prolific pre-salt basin, oil regulator ANP said on Wednesday. Read Full Article at RT.com

Cruise stocks down but still attractive despite coronavirus, analysts say

Since the outbreak of the COVID-19 virus, the $45-billion cruise industry has come under significant pressure, with shares of ship operators falling over the last month. Analysts, however, see some positive trends coming. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Cruise stocks down but still attractive despite coronavirus, analysts say

Since the outbreak of the COVID-19 virus, the $45-billion cruise industry has come under significant pressure, with shares of ship operators falling over the last month. Analysts, however, see some positive trends coming. Read Full Article at RT.com

Saudi Arabia’s oil exports dropped 11% in 2019

Saudi Arabia’s oil exports dropped by 10.75 percent year on year in 2019, according to data from the Joint Organisations Data Initiative (JODI), as carried by local news outlet Mubasher. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Saudi Arabia’s oil exports dropped 11% in 2019

Saudi Arabia’s oil exports dropped by 10.75 percent year on year in 2019, according to data from the Joint Organisations Data Initiative (JODI), as carried by local news outlet Mubasher. Read Full Article at RT.com

Overseas investors increase holdings of Chinese bonds despite coronavirus uncertainty

Demonstrating confidence in China, international investors continued to invest in the country's economy. Net purchases of Chinese bonds were worth 43 billion yuan ($6.1 billion) after the Spring Festival, market data showed. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Overseas investors increase holdings of Chinese bonds despite coronavirus uncertainty

Demonstrating confidence in China, international investors continued to invest in the country's economy. Net purchases of Chinese bonds were worth 43 billion yuan ($6.1 billion) after the Spring Festival, market data showed. Read Full Article at RT.com

Venezuela slams US sanctions on Russia's Rosneft as an attempt at grabbing control of global oil market

Russian oil giant Rosneft’s investments and commercial activities in Venezuela are legal, says state energy firm PDVSA, pledging to provide the necessary support for the producer’s “operational and commercial continuity.” Read Full Article at RT.com
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Venezuela slams US sanctions on Russia's Rosneft as an attempt at grabbing control of global oil market

Russian oil giant Rosneft’s investments and commercial activities in Venezuela are legal, says state energy firm PDVSA, pledging to provide the necessary support for the producer’s “operational and commercial continuity.” Read Full Article at RT.com

‘Saving the big deal for later’: Trump casts doubt over India trade agreement ahead of state visit

US President Donald Trump said he was skeptical a trade deal would be inked with India when he visits the country later this month, suggesting that any new pact would only come after the 2020 election – if he wins, that is. Read Full Article at RT.com
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‘Saving the big deal for later’: Trump casts doubt over India trade agreement ahead of state visit

US President Donald Trump said he was skeptical a trade deal would be inked with India when he visits the country later this month, suggesting that any new pact would only come after the 2020 election – if he wins, that is. Read Full Article at RT.com

European court reinstates order for Russia to pay $50 billion for oligarch's lost oil assets

A Dutch appeals court has reinstated an international arbitration panel's ruling that Russia should pay $50 billion in compensation to ex-shareholders of the defunct Russian oil giant, Yukos, overturning a previous court decision. Read Full Article at RT.com
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European court reinstates order for Russia to pay $50 billion for oligarch's lost oil assets

A Dutch appeals court has reinstated an international arbitration panel's ruling that Russia should pay $50 billion in compensation to ex-shareholders of the defunct Russian oil giant, Yukos, overturning a previous court decision. Read Full Article at RT.com

It’s official! India overtakes UK & France to become world’s 5th LARGEST economy

India is developing into an open-market economy from its previous autarchic policies, US-based think tank World Population Review concludes in a report. Read Full Article at RT.com
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It’s official! India overtakes UK & France to become world’s 5th LARGEST economy

India is developing into an open-market economy from its previous autarchic policies, US-based think tank World Population Review concludes in a report. Read Full Article at RT.com

Only if you're rich: Coronavirus fears spark demand for private jet travel

Wealthy travelers stuck inside or outside of China due to the deadly coronavirus outbreak have been seeking private jet operators to arrange their flights despite the huge costs. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Only if you're rich: Coronavirus fears spark demand for private jet travel

Wealthy travelers stuck inside or outside of China due to the deadly coronavirus outbreak have been seeking private jet operators to arrange their flights despite the huge costs. Read Full Article at RT.com

Russia to export beef to Brazil for first time

Major Russian meat producer Miratorg has announced that the first delivery of 13 tons of beef will soon be supplied to Brazil. The company says the product will be distributed among the country's hotel chains and restaurants. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Russia to export beef to Brazil for first time

Major Russian meat producer Miratorg has announced that the first delivery of 13 tons of beef will soon be supplied to Brazil. The company says the product will be distributed among the country's hotel chains and restaurants. Read Full Article at RT.com

Chinese stocks reverse losses amid new government measures to lift markets

Chinese markets have rallied after Beijing rolled out new stimulus measures to offset the economic losses caused by the coronavirus outbreak. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Chinese stocks reverse losses amid new government measures to lift markets

Chinese markets have rallied after Beijing rolled out new stimulus measures to offset the economic losses caused by the coronavirus outbreak. Read Full Article at RT.com

Moscow ready to assist Italian firms in localizing production in Russia – Foreign Ministry

The Russian government will help Italian companies operating in the country to deal with losses resulting from Western sanctions, Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has said. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Moscow ready to assist Italian firms in localizing production in Russia – Foreign Ministry

The Russian government will help Italian companies operating in the country to deal with losses resulting from Western sanctions, Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has said. Read Full Article at RT.com

Head of India’s IT industry accuses US of labor rights discrimination

The president of India’s National Association of Software and Services Companies (Nasscom), Debjani Ghosh, has accused Donald Trump’s government of discriminating against Indian workers seeking H-1B visas to work in the US. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Head of India’s IT industry accuses US of labor rights discrimination

The president of India’s National Association of Software and Services Companies (Nasscom), Debjani Ghosh, has accused Donald Trump’s government of discriminating against Indian workers seeking H-1B visas to work in the US. Read Full Article at RT.com

Can Moscow finish Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline despite US sanctions? ‘Never say never’ says Gazprom

Russia’s $10 billion Nord Stream 2 pipeline - which will pump gas more than 1,200 km to Germany - has been sanctioned by Washington, with US officials claiming Moscow can’t finish the project. “Never say never,” Gazprom replied. Read Full Article at R
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Can Moscow finish Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline despite US sanctions? ‘Never say never’ says Gazprom

Russia’s $10 billion Nord Stream 2 pipeline - which will pump gas more than 1,200 km to Germany - has been sanctioned by Washington, with US officials claiming Moscow can’t finish the project. “Never say never,” Gazprom replied. Read Full Article at RT.com

Africa’s largest oil nation could see production drop 35%

Africa’s largest oil producer could see oil production fall by 35 percent as low oil prices and regulatory uncertainty threaten to prompt oil majors to postpone final investment decisions. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Africa’s largest oil nation could see production drop 35%

Africa’s largest oil producer could see oil production fall by 35 percent as low oil prices and regulatory uncertainty threaten to prompt oil majors to postpone final investment decisions. Read Full Article at RT.com

Russia and Saudi Arabia fight for share of India's huge oil market

Russia has put India on top of its priority list as it looks to ramp up crude exports and expand its downstream presence. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Russia and Saudi Arabia fight for share of India's huge oil market

Russia has put India on top of its priority list as it looks to ramp up crude exports and expand its downstream presence. Read Full Article at RT.com

Shale gas drillers are facing a perfect storm

Natural gas prices under $2/MMBtu have hit Appalachian shale gas drillers hard, but the longer the gas glut wears on, the deeper the problems will become. With each passing week, the shale industry reveals more financial stress. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Shale gas drillers are facing a perfect storm

Natural gas prices under $2/MMBtu have hit Appalachian shale gas drillers hard, but the longer the gas glut wears on, the deeper the problems will become. With each passing week, the shale industry reveals more financial stress. Read Full Article at RT.com