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24 Jun 2017, 9:20

UPDATE: Saudi Arabia Foils Attack Targeting Islam’s Holiest Mosque

RIYADH (Alliance News) – Saudi security forces late Friday said they had foiled a “imminent terrorist plot” targeting the Grand…

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Economics

24 Jun 2017, 9:15

Qatar Publishes Demands Made By Arab Countries

DOHA (Alliance News) – Qatar confirmed Saturday demands communicated by four Arab states that cut ties with Doha this month…

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Economics

24 Jun 2017, 9:12

PRESS: 5 Arrested For Planning Terrorist Attack At Mecca Grand Mosque

CAIRO (Alliance News) – Security forces in Saudi Arabia say they have foiled a terror plot targeting the Grand Mosque…

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Economics

24 Jun 2017, 9:10

Bank Of America Lowers US GDP Outlook As Hope Of Fiscal Stimulus Fades

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Bank of America Merrill Lynch has downgraded its outlook on US gross domestic product in 2018…

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Economics

23 Jun 2017, 18:49

Bank Of America Lowers US GDP Outlook

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Bank of America Merrill Lynch has downgraded its outlook on US gross domestic product in 2018…

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Economics

23 Jun 2017, 17:14

Lengthy EU Discussions, But No Agreement On Relocation Of Migrants

BRUSSELS (Alliance News) – The unwillingness of some member states to accept asylum seekers and refugees under common burden-sharing schemes,…

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Economics

23 Jun 2017, 17:10

EU Leaders Sceptical Of British Proposal For Citizens’ Rights

BRUSSELS (Alliance News) – Top EU officials suggested on Friday they were less than impressed by a British offer to…

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Economics

23 Jun 2017, 16:07

EU’s Tusk Says British Offer On EU Citizens “Below Our Expectations”

BRUSSELS (Alliance News) – European Council President Donald Tusk said Friday that UK Prime Minister Theresa May’s offer on EU…

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Calendars

23 Jun 2017, 16:06

International Economic Events Calendar – Next 7 Days – FXStreet (23rd Jun 2017)

times in BSTTime Country Event Consensus PreviousMonday, June 26      00:50 Japan Corporate Service Price (YoY)…

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Economics

23 Jun 2017, 15:18

US New Home Sales Rebound Amid Strength In West And South

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – New home sales in the US rebounded in May after a sharp pullback in the previous…

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Economics

23 Jun 2017, 14:52

Eurozone Consumer Confidence Unlikely To Rise Much Further

BRUSSELS/FRANKFURT/PARIS (Alliance News) – Eurozone consumer confidence is unlikely to rise much further in the next year, despite a fairly…

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Economics

23 Jun 2017, 13:25

Eurozone Private Sector Growth Moderates In June

BRUSSELS (Alliance News) – Eurozone private sector growth moderated in June from a six-year high due to a slowdown in…

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Economics

23 Jun 2017, 13:15

UAE Minister Accuses Qatar Of Leaking Demands Amid Mediation

CAIRO (Alliance News) – A United Arab Emirates minister on Friday accused Qatar of aiming to derail mediation efforts by…

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Economics

23 Jun 2017, 12:47

New Rules Rolled Out To Stop Organised Crime And Terrorism Funding

LONDON (Alliance News) – New rules designed to clamp down on the funds used to finance organised crime and terrorism…

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Economics

23 Jun 2017, 12:18

ECB Seeks More Euro Clearing Supervisory Powers

BRUSSELS/FRANKFURT/PARIS (Alliance News) – The European Central Bank has sought more supervisory powers over the clearing activities, in a bid…

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Economics

23 Jun 2017, 11:44

Germany Q1 Wages Rise At Slower Rate

BERLIN (Alliance News) – Germany’s real wages grew at a slower pace in the three months ended March, figures from…

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Economics

23 Jun 2017, 11:39

KOF Downgrades Swiss 2017 GDP Forecast

BRUSSELS (Alliance News) – Switzerland’s economy is forecast to grow at a slightly slower than previously projected pace in 2017,…

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Companies

23 Jun 2017, 11:31

TOP NEWS SUMMARY: Allied Irish Banks Launches EUR3 Billion IPO

LONDON (Alliance News) – The following is a summary of top news stories Friday.———-COMPANIES———-Allied Irish Banks has begun its return…

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Companies

23 Jun 2017, 11:22

US Major Banks All Pass First Round Of Federal Reserve Stress Test

LONDON (Alliance News) – All of the 34 largest banks in the US have passed the first round of the…

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Economics

23 Jun 2017, 11:14

German Construction Orders Rise In April

BERLIN (Alliance News) – The total value of new orders received by the German construction industry increased in April, data…

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Economics

23 Jun 2017, 10:53

Kuwait Hands Qatar List Of Demands From Arab Neighbours

CAIRO (Alliance News) – Kuwait has handed Qatar a list of demands by the four Arab countries that cut diplomatic…

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Economics

23 Jun 2017, 10:42

France’s Q1 GDP Growth Revised Up

PARIS (Alliance News) – The French economy expanded more than previously estimated in the first quarter, detailed report from the…

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Economics

23 Jun 2017, 10:23

Russian Warships Fire Missiles At Islamic State Targets In Syria

MOSCOW (Alliance News) – Two Russian frigates and a submarine in the Mediterranean Sea launched several cruise missiles targeting Islamic…

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Economics

23 Jun 2017, 10:20

EU Commission Chief: British Offer On EU Citizens ‘Not Sufficient’

BRUSSELS (Alliance News) – European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker says the British offer to allow EU citizens to stay in…

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Economics

23 Jun 2017, 9:47

Italy Industrial Orders Fall For Second Month

ROME (Alliance News) – Italy’s industrial orders decreased for the second straight month in April, figures from the statistical office…

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Economics

23 Jun 2017, 9:31

Eurozone Private Sector Growth At 5-Month Low

BRUSSELS (Alliance News) – The euro area private sector grew at the slowest pace in five months in June, flash…

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Economics

23 Jun 2017, 9:04

Germany’s Private Sector Growth Eases In June

BERLIN (Alliance News) – Germany’s private sector continued to expand in June but the pace of growth was the weakest…

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Economics

23 Jun 2017, 8:34

UK Economy Is “Overstimulated”, Says BoE’s Forbes

LONDON (Alliance News) – The UK economy appears to “overstimulated” and the monetary policy has been set too loosely, the…

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Economics

23 Jun 2017, 8:31

French Private Sector Growth At 5-Month Low

PARIS (Alliance News) – The French private sector grew at the weakest pace in five months in June, flash survey…

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Briefings

23 Jun 2017, 8:18

LONDON BRIEFING: Allied Irish Banks IPO To Raise EUR3 Billion

LONDON (Alliance News) – London share prices were flat to lower early Friday, after the pound rallied above USD1.27 overnight.…

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