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XE Market Analysis: Asia - Jun 05, 2020

3 hours ago   |   XE

The DXY recovered some ground following the shock non-farm payroll increase, though not before printing new near three-month lows of 96.44. The index subsequently bounced to...
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Global scenes of Black Lives Matter protests, from the US to Europe and Asia - CNET

5 hours ago   |   CNET

Outrage over George Floyd's death in police custody in Minneapolis has spread far beyond US borders.
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A 'strawberry moon' lunar eclipse will occur Friday night - here's how to see it

A 'strawberry moon' lunar eclipse will occur Friday night - here's how to see it

6 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   3 articles

June's full moon is referred to as the "strawberry moon" because it comes during strawberry season. On Friday, people in many parts of the world can see a partial penumbral...
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Friday Fakeaway: make a takeaway at home with this Chinese chicken curry recipe

Friday Fakeaway: make a takeaway at home with this Chinese chicken curry recipe

10 hours ago   |   Press and Journal

Brian Stormont shows us how to make this popular dish in the comfort of our own kitchen. If you're like me, you can't beat a Chinese chicken curry. It is my go-to meal if I'm...
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Coronavirus: Singapore plans wearable virus contact-tracing device for all

12 hours ago   |   The Independent

City-state has one of the highest Covid-19 caseloads in Asia
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These new AMD EPYC-powered cloud instances are purpose-built for intensive workloads

These new AMD EPYC-powered cloud instances are purpose-built for intensive workloads

14 hours ago   |   TechRadar

Amazon Web Services has announced that new cloud instances powered by second generation AMD EPYC chips have entered general availability. The new instances, underpinned by AMD...
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XE Market Analysis: Europe - Jun 05, 2020

14 hours ago   |   XE

The dollar and yen have resumed a weakening path, while the likes of the Australian and New Zealand dollars have led the outpeforming pack amid a backdrop of resuming risk-on...
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Premier Oil strikes new deal to buy BP North Sea assets

Premier Oil strikes new deal to buy BP North Sea assets

18 hours ago   |   Energy Voice

Premier Oil has renegotiated its deal to buy a series of North Sea assets from BP and ended a dispute with its largest creditor. The firm struck a deal with BP in January to...
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Dollar Up on Back of Jitters Over Global Economic Recovery

21 hours ago   |   FXCM

By Gina Lee Investing.com - The dollar was up on Friday morning in Asia, rallying from its losses during the previous session. Investors turned to the safe-haven asset after...
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OPEC+ meeting is a possibilty for this Saturday

23 hours ago   |   FXCM

There have been some rumours circulation since the start of Asia that a weekend meeting could take place between the Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and...
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NFL and Roger Goodell Admits Wrongdoing in ''Not Listening'' to Players About Racism

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BBC Studios chief executive Tim Davie confirmed as new BBC director general

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Defiant Washington mayor renames White House street 'Black Lives Matter Plaza'

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Reddit Co-Founder Resigns From Board, Urges Members to Replace Him With...

Reddit Co-Founder Resigns From Board, Urges Members to Replace Him With Black Candidate

As Reddit continues to struggle with how to respond to racist posts and subreddits, Alexis Ohanian tweets that he's stepping down "as a father who needs to be able to answer... Read more ...

Woman, 30s, arrested after man falls to his death from tower block

Woman, 30s, arrested after man falls to his death from tower block

Police rushed to the scene at Normandie Tower off Rouen Road in Norwich at 6.30pm on Friday evening. A man in his 20s was found with serious injuries and was pronounced dead at... Read more ...

Madeleine McCann suspect linked to boy, 6, who disappeared from beach in 1996

Madeleine McCann suspect linked to boy, 6, who disappeared from beach in 1996

German detectives have contacted the father of René Hasee today for the first time in 20 years, following the child's sudden disappearance from a beach in Portugal Read more ...

Hollyoaks' Rachel Adedeji accuses show of racism and slams BLM reaction

Hollyoaks' Rachel Adedeji accuses show of racism and slams BLM reaction

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