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  • US official cited by Reuters - North Korean threat to test H-bomb over Pacific could be "bluster" but US must take it seriously despite questions about Pyongyang's capabilities

    It would be “game-changer” if North Korea exploded H-bomb over Pacific – US official

    US official cited by Reuters - North Korean threat to test H-bomb over Pacific could be "bluster" but US must take it seriously despite questions about Pyongyang's capabilities
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  • Huawei will be launching its Mate 10 smartphone on October 16 but ahead of the official announcement, several details about the different variants of the handset have been leaked online. Currently, the company is expected to launch the smartphone in three variants, i.e., Mate 10, Mate 10 Pro, and Mate 10 Lite. While the regular and the Lite variants have been leaked in renders, the pricing and storage variants of the Mate 10 and the Mate 10 Pro have also been tipped.First talking about the leaked render of the Huawei Mate 10, shared by popular tipster Evan Blass (aka @evleaks), the image suggests that the handset will feature narrow bezels on the top and bottom of the display at front. Interestingly, the smartphone's design in the leaked image is similar to the one seen earlier in the CAD render video of the Huawei Mate 10, which was leaked earlier this month.Separately, the live images of the front panels, information on storage variants, and pricing for the Huawei Mate 10 and ..

    Huawei Mate 10, Mate 10 Pro Price and Images Leak Ahead of Official Launch

    Huawei will be launching its Mate 10 smartphone on October 16 but ahead of the official announcement, several details about the different variants of the handset have been leaked online. Currently, the company is expected to launch the smartphone in three variants, i.e., Mate 10, Mate 10 Pro, and Mate 10 Lite. While the regular and the Lite variants have been leaked in renders, the pricing and storage variants of the Mate 10 and the Mate 10 Pro have also been tipped.First talking about the leaked render of the Huawei Mate 10, shared by popular tipster Evan Blass (aka @evleaks), the image suggests that the handset will feature narrow bezels on the top and bottom of the display at front. Interestingly, the smartphone's design in the leaked image is similar to the one seen earlier in the CAD render video of the Huawei Mate 10, which was leaked earlier this month.Separately, the live images of the front panels, information on storage variants, and pricing for the Huawei Mate 10 and ..
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  • Comment from Novak - There are no official proposals to cut oil output by a further 1% Oil jumped earlier today and remains up $1.17 to $50.65 in part because of talk from Iraq's oil minister about another output cut.

    Russian oil minister says there is no official proposal for further output cut

    Comment from Novak - There are no official proposals to cut oil output by a further 1% Oil jumped earlier today and remains up $1.17 to $50.65 in part because of talk from Iraq's oil minister about another output cut.
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  • *Bank Of Canada Official Hints Policy Makers Are Concerned About Strong Loonie Bank Of Canada Official Hints Policy Makers Are Concerned About Strong Loonie

    *Bank Of Canada Official Hints Policy Makers Are Concerned About Strong Loonie

    *Bank Of Canada Official Hints Policy Makers Are Concerned About Strong Loonie Bank Of Canada Official Hints Policy Makers Are Concerned About Strong Loonie
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  • News breaking from the London Evening Standard 18 Sept - Oliver Robbins to move from Permanent Secretary at DExEU to a co-ordinating role at Downing Street - government officials said Mr Robbins will still take part in next week's fourth round of Brexit talks alongside Mr Davis, but working for the Prime Minister The move comes in the

    Top UK Brexit official quits to become May’s co-ordinator

    News breaking from the London Evening Standard 18 Sept - Oliver Robbins to move from Permanent Secretary at DExEU to a co-ordinating role at Downing Street - government officials said Mr Robbins will still take part in next week's fourth round of Brexit talks alongside Mr Davis, but working for the Prime Minister The move comes in the
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  • U.S. Federal Reserve Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer, considered to be a veteran central banker who helped shaped the modern time's monetary policy, announced that he will resign from his post in the governing board by mid-October. In his resignation letter, Fischer said that job growth has recovered in the U.S. and that necessary actions to make the country's financial system stronger and more durable has also been taken. He cited personal reasons for his resignation. The stepping down of the top central bank official creates another vacancy on the council that supervises the U.S. Federal Reserve. Before his announcement, there were already three vacant spots on the seven-member board. Janet Yellen's term as the Federal Reserve's chairman is also due to expire in February 2018 and President Donald Trump has not expressed yet whether she will be reappointed. While Trump has given a nod of approval to her performance, he also expressed his view that someone else, n..

    Prime News: ​Top Fed Official to Leave U.S. Central Bank in October

    U.S. Federal Reserve Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer, considered to be a veteran central banker who helped shaped the modern time's monetary policy, announced that he will resign from his post in the governing board by mid-October. In his resignation letter, Fischer said that job growth has recovered in the U.S. and that necessary actions to make the country's financial system stronger and more durable has also been taken. He cited personal reasons for his resignation. The stepping down of the top central bank official creates another vacancy on the council that supervises the U.S. Federal Reserve. Before his announcement, there were already three vacant spots on the seven-member board. Janet Yellen's term as the Federal Reserve's chairman is also due to expire in February 2018 and President Donald Trump has not expressed yet whether she will be reappointed. While Trump has given a nod of approval to her performance, he also expressed his view that someone else, n..
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  • Says considering measures for home mortgage loan growth to reduce property market price volatility The official writing in a PBOC piece, headlines via Reuters

    PBOC official says will keep tight control over property markets

    Says considering measures for home mortgage loan growth to reduce property market price volatility The official writing in a PBOC piece, headlines via Reuters
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  • Chinese PMI reports are closely watched by traders of China-prozxies, such as the Australian dollar For the August data: - Manufacturing, expected 51.3, prior 51.4 Earlier this week I posted on very early 4 indicators for China's economy this month:

    China official Manufacturing and Non-manufacturing PMIs(August) coming up today – preview

    Chinese PMI reports are closely watched by traders of China-prozxies, such as the Australian dollar For the August data: - Manufacturing, expected 51.3, prior 51.4 Earlier this week I posted on very early 4 indicators for China's economy this month:
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  • Samsung's anticipated Galaxy J7+ smartphone has been making some ripples in the market thanks to its rumoured dual camera setup, and it is expected to be revealed soon. After live images of the Samsung Galaxy J7+ surfaced earlier this week, pricing and availability details of the yet-to-be-announced handset have been leaked thanks to promotional material.The new Samsung smartphone is widely expected to be made available in Thailand first, and is said to be priced at THB 12,900 (roughly Rs. 25,000). The promotional material, first reported by Flashfly, suggests that the handset will go on pre-orders starting Friday until September 17 in the country. The Samsung Galaxy J7+ is expected to go on sale starting September 22, and Thailand is likely to be the first market where the handset will be made available. Unfortunately, there's no word on launch of the Galaxy J7+ as of now.One of the biggest highlights of the Galaxy J7+ is said to be the vertical dual camera setup at the ba..

    Samsung Galaxy J7+ Price, Availability Leaked Ahead of Official Launch

    Samsung's anticipated Galaxy J7+ smartphone has been making some ripples in the market thanks to its rumoured dual camera setup, and it is expected to be revealed soon. After live images of the Samsung Galaxy J7+ surfaced earlier this week, pricing and availability details of the yet-to-be-announced handset have been leaked thanks to promotional material.The new Samsung smartphone is widely expected to be made available in Thailand first, and is said to be priced at THB 12,900 (roughly Rs. 25,000). The promotional material, first reported by Flashfly, suggests that the handset will go on pre-orders starting Friday until September 17 in the country. The Samsung Galaxy J7+ is expected to go on sale starting September 22, and Thailand is likely to be the first market where the handset will be made available. Unfortunately, there's no word on launch of the Galaxy J7+ as of now.One of the biggest highlights of the Galaxy J7+ is said to be the vertical dual camera setup at the ba..
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  • United States has no plans to call on Tuesday for the UN security council to impose an oil embargo on North Korea - US official More:

    US official says the country has no plans to call for UN oil embargo on North Korea

    United States has no plans to call on Tuesday for the UN security council to impose an oil embargo on North Korea - US official More:
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