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Daily Archives: July 3, 2018

The Tell: Why Merkel’s immigration deal isn’t as good as it seems

German Chancellor Angela Merkel struck a last-minute immigration deal to hold her government together. However, the agreement could mean bad news for both Germany’s leader and the European Union in the long run, according to a recent Eurasia Group research note. Merkel and her interior minister Horst Seehofer of the Christian Social Union, one of Merkel’s coalition parties, reached an ...

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Hong Leong Group units win Hillview Rise GLS tender with S$460m bid

Tue, Jul 03, 2018 – 7:42 PM ENTITIES under the Hong Leong Group umbrella have clinched the residential site at Hillview Rise following a government land sales (GLS) tender that emphasised construction productivity. Intrepid Investments and Garden Estates – subsidiaries of Hong Leong Holdings and Hong Realty respectively – submitted the top bid of $ 460 million among six shortlisted proposals ...

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PRECIOUS-Gold bounces from seven-month low as dollar softens

© Reuters. PRECIOUS-Gold bounces from seven-month low as dollar softens * Platinum touches lowest since 2008 * Palladium lower on light U.S. auto sales -trader * GRAPHIC-2018 asset returns: (Updates prices; adds comment, second byline, NEW YORK to dateline) By Renita D. Young and Zandi Shabalala NEW YORK/LONDON, July 3 (Reuters) – Gold prices recovered from a near seven-mon… ...

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Market Extra: How will investors know if there’s a full-blown trade war? Here’s what Wall Street says

Since the start of 2018, Wall Street has been harried by the threat of the imposition of tariffs on products from some of the U.S.’s longstanding trade partners, with a recent escalation of tensions raising the question: Are we in a full-blown trade war? And, if not, when will investors know? On Sunday, reports emerged indicating (paywall) that the European ...

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