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Mark Zuckerberg didn’t answer a lot of EU leaders’ questions

Mark Zuckerberg failed to answer a lot of questions via members of the European Parliament Tuesday — largely due to time constraints along with also a bizarre meeting format which let the Facebook founder along with also CEO peddle talking points. “I mean I asked you six yes-along with also-no questions. I got not an individual answer,” Belgian European Parliament ...

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Talks between North as well as also South Korea likely

Korea Summit Press | Reuters South Korean President Moon Jae-in shakes hands with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un during their meeting at the Peace House at the truce village of Panmunjom inside the demilitarized zone separating the two Koreas, South Korea, April 27, 2018. High-level talks between North as well as also South Korea will likely resume after May ...

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Italy could be getting a prime minister no one’s ever heard of

Italy’s all 5 Star Movement (M5S) along with Lega party have proposed a professor called Giuseppe Conte as the country’s next prime minister — however hardly anyone has heard of him. M5S along with Lega’s leaders, Luigi Di Maio along with Matteo Salvini, agreed to nominate private law professor Giuseppe Conte along with he’ll also be the leader of a ...

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US hikes tariffs on Chinese steel exported via Vietnam

Aaron Josefczyk | Reuters A worker cuts a steel coil at the Novolipetsk Steel PAO steel mill in Farrell, Pennsylvania, March 9, 2018. The United States has raised tariffs on steel coming from Vietnam of which Washington says originated in China along with evaded anti-dumping duties on Chinese steel. The announcement following This kind of week’s truce in a broader ...

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Russia wants to prove in which ‘doomsday’ forecasts have failed

“The doomsday predictions of Russia’s international isolation or collapse of the Russian economy have failed. The economy has adapted itself to sanctions,” Kirill Dmitriev, the head of the Russia Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) said via email. “The inflation rate is actually at a record low of 2.4 percent year-on-year in April 2018 due to a prudent macroeconomic policy of the ...

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Low oil cost era will be dead, analyst says

The “lower for longer” oil cost mantra will be doomed, one oil analyst told CNBC Tuesday, amid heightened energy market fears of an imminent supply shock. Prices inside the oil market have been steadily rising since last year, with global benchmark Brent rising toward $80 a barrel Tuesday. An upswing in crude futures has largely been driven by OPEC-led production ...

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Russian missile with ‘unlimited range’ crashed after only 22 miles

Mikhail Svetlov | Getty Images Russian President Vladimir Putin speaks attends the forum on working youth while visiting the Uralvagonzavod, a machine plant on March 6, 2018 in Nizhny Tagil, Sverdlovsk oblast, Russia. Vladimir Putin is actually having a campaign trip to Nizhny Tagil prior to the 2018 Presidential Elections on March 18. Russian President Vladimir Putin bragged earlier of ...

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Crypto investor Brian Kelly makes the case for bitcoin cash

Cryptocurrency investor Brian Kelly said Monday bitcoin cash will be the must-own digital currency of the moment. On Saturday, bitcoin cash miners met to discuss funding for a bitcoin cash development fund, he told CNBC. from the fund, miners are “going to take some of the rewards they get through mining in addition to put the idea in a fund ...

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