MEXICO CITY Divisions over updating the NAFTA trade deal showed no sign of easing on Sunday as Mexico and Canada signaled they would not offer counterproposals to U.S. demands for far stronger automotive content rules, people with knowledge of the talks said.
NEW YORK Just in time for the Black Friday kick-off to holiday season shopping, stock market investors have been handed tools to bet on the decline of brick-and-mortar retail.
SINGAPORE The euro hit a two-month low against the yen on Monday, as German Chancellor Angela Merkel's efforts to form a three-way coalition government failed, raising concerns over political uncertainty in the euro zone's largest economy.
TOKYO Asian shares eased on Monday, with investor sentiment hurt by a retreat on Wall Street and sliding Chinese stocks, while the euro skidded after German coalition talks hit an impasse.
NEW YORK Goldman Sachs said it expects a tight U.S. labor market and more normal inflation picture will lead the Federal Reserve to hike interest rates four times next year.
LONDON Prime Minister Theresa May on Monday announced 4 billion pounds ($5.28 billion) of spending on research and development and regional growth strategies, setting out plans to help the economy grow after Brexit.
* Sept quarter profit 1.2 million rupees versus profit 5.5 million rupees year ago
* Energy stocks fall after Norway wealth fund proposes oil stocks exit
* Comes as indebted companies face rising debt-servicing costs
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- Gold: PRECIOUS-Gold holds near one-month peak despite firmer dollar
- Oil Report: GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia stocks falter as weakness in China markets dim mood
- US Dollar Report: FOREX-Euro slides after German coalition talks break down
- British Pound Report: Sterling trims early gains as Brexit nervousness sets in