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NEW DELHI The United States has raised concerns about the functioning of the World Trade Organisation and asked for reforms, WTO Director General Roberto Azevedo said on Monday.

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LONDON Qatar has asked U.S. regulators to investigate the U.S. subsidiary of the largest bank in the United Arab Emirates, accusing it of "bogus" foreign exchange deals designed to harm its economy as part of a blockade by Gulf neighbours.

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Exclusive: Rough justice? UK snubs call for gas storage capacity review

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LONDON Oil prices eased on Monday after rallying at the end of last week, but tensions between Saudi Arabia and Iran helped limit losses.

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Co-head of Goldman Sachs Germany to be become deputy German finmin

BERLIN The co-head of Goldman Sachs in Germany, Joerg Kukies, will become deputy finance minister in the new German government, a spokesman for the finance ministry said on Monday.

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Newsmaker: China opts for policy continuity in new central bank chief

BEIJING The appointment of central bank insider Yi Gang as the new People's Bank of China governor signals continuity in policymaking, even as Yi is expected to have less room than his predecessor to push for reforms as Beijing focuses on stability.

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