• Stocks on edge, dollar rises as Trump, Kim raise hopes at landmark summit

    7 days ago - By Reuters

    SYDNEY - The dollar jumped to a 3-week top on Tuesday while stock markets in Asia ticked higher as a landmark U.S.-North Korea summit in Singapore raised hopes the bitter foes might be able to strike a deal to end a nuclear stand-off on the Korean peninsula.
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  • Stocks choppy, dollar rises as historic Trump-Kim summit starts

    7 days ago - By Reuters

    SYDNEY - The dollar jumped to a 3-week top on Tuesday while stock markets in Asia were choppy as an historic U.S.-North Korea summit got underway in Singapore, raising some hopes it could pave the way to ending a nuclear stand-off on the Korean peninsula.
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  • Dollar rises, stocks inch up as U.S.-North Korea summit gets underway

    7 days ago - By Reuters

    SYDNEY - The dollar jumped to a 3-week top on Tuesday while Asian stocks edged up as a highly anticipated U.S.-Korea summit got underway in Singapore, potentially paving the way to ending a nuclear stand-off on the Korean peninsula.
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  • Chances for a deal on NAFTA look to be lower after G-7 meeting

    7 days ago - By CNBC

    With U.S.-Canada relations at a low after G-7, the risks are rising that the U.S., Canada and Mexico won't strike a NAFTA deal.
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  • Why Silicon Valley Techies Are Rushing to the Pacific Northwest

    Why Silicon Valley Techies Are Rushing to the Pacific Northwest

    7 days ago - By Business 2 Community

    When working with a tight budget, it's easy to assume your dollars will stretch further with overseas talent. But more companies are realizing that U.S.-based freelancers can be an affordable option. In this article, we'll continue the series exploring U.S. tech regions by taking a closer look at the tech scene in the Pacific Northwest.
    Pacific Northwest basics
    The Pacific Northwest generally encompasses the western areas of Washington and Oregon states. Some people say the area includes the Canadian province of British Columbia. For this article, we'll stay within the U.S. The Pacific...
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  • Hurt in past by false dawns, Chinese businessman is wary of bets on North Korea opening up

    7 days ago - By Reuters

    DANDONG, China - Property speculators in China may be betting that Tuesday's U.S.-North Korea summit is poised to unlock riches across the border but Chinese construction machinery dealer Wang Chenglin is far from convinced.
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  • Dollar rises, stocks cautious before U.S.-North Korea summit

    7 days ago - By Reuters

    SYDNEY - The dollar jumped to a 3-week top on Tuesday while Asian shares started cautiously as investors were hopeful of a positive outcome from a highly anticipated U.S.-Korea summit, which could set the stage for ending a nuclear stand-off on the Korean peninsula.
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