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REFILE-UPDATE 1-World Cup soccer qualifier exposes China-Hong Kong tensions

SHENZHEN, China, Sept 3 - Chinese riot police were deployed for a World Cup qualifying soccer match between China and Chinese-ruled Hong Kong that ended peacefully in a 0-0 draw on Thursday, amid echoing tensions from Hong Kong's democracy protests last year.

After troop cuts, China military warns reforms will be hard

BEIJING, Sept 4 - China's military reforms will be difficult and risky as they require a fundamental change in thinking and could affect special interest groups, the armed forces official paper said on Friday following the announcement of a 300,000 troop cut.

10:29am IST

Hong Kong stocks fall on nervousness ahead of U.S. job data

- Hong Kong stock erased early gains and fell on Friday as investors liquidated their position ahead of the release of the U.S. monthly jobs report at a time when China market was closed for public holiday.

10:07am IST

Wall Street rises in volatile session ahead of jobs data

- U.S. stocks ended slightly higher on Thursday as investors, on edge after recent turmoil in China's markets, looked toward a key U.S. jobs report that may figure in the Federal Reserve's decision about when to lift interest rates. | Video

4:38am IST

Wall Street rises in volatile session ahead of jobs data

- U.S. stocks ended slightly higher on Thursday as investors, on edge after recent turmoil in China's markets, looked toward a key U.S. jobs report that may figure in the Federal Reserve's decision about when to lift interest rates. | Video

4:09am IST

World Cup soccer qualifier exposes China-Hong Kong tensions

SHENZHEN, China - Chinese riot police were deployed for a World Cup qualifying match between China and Hong Kong that ended peacefully in a 0-0 draw on Thursday, although tensions echoed from Hong Kong's democracy protests last year.

03 Sep 2015

ECB flags beefed up QE as growth, inflation outlook fades

FRANKFURT - The European Central Bank cut its growth and inflation forecasts on Thursday, warning of possible further trouble from China and paving the way for an expansion of its already massive 1 trillion-euro plus asset-buying programme | Video

Business, Top News, Economy 03 Sep 2015

UPDATE 1-World Cup soccer qualifier exposes China-Hong Kong tensions

SHENZHEN, China, Sept 3 - Chinese riot police were deployed for a World Cup qualifying match between China and Hong Kong that ended peacefully in a 0-0 draw on Thursday, although tensions echoed from Hong Kong's democracy protests last year.

03 Sep 2015

Market volatility alone not reason for concern over yuan: IMF

WASHINGTON - The International Monetary Fund does not see China's recent market volatility by itself as a reason to voice concern about including the yuan in its benchmark currency basket, an IMF spokesman said on Thursday.

03 Sep 2015

ECB flags beefed up QE as growth, inflation outlook fades

FRANKFURT - The European Central Bank cut its growth and inflation forecasts on Thursday, warning of possible further trouble from China and paving the way for an expansion of its already massive 1 trillion-euro plus asset-buying program. | Video

03 Sep 2015