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Erdogan Hopes to Open Embassy in East Jerusalem

Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Sunday that Turkey hopes to open an embassy to a Palestinian state in East Jerusalem in the future.. "Because it is under occupation we can't just go there and open an embassy," Erdogan said in a speech to his ruling party in the city of Karaman. "But, inshallah [God willing] those days are near and... we will officially open our embassy there," he said, without giving any precise timeframe. The comments come just days after Erdogan hosted a...

Dollar Edges Higher Versus Yen Amid Progress on U.S. Tax Bill

The dollar edged higher against the yen after rallying Friday amid optimism a bill to cut U.S. taxes will be passed this week. The Bloomberg Dollar Spot Index held close to its 50-day moving average after climbing above that threshold last week as Republican leaders finalized their plan for lower taxes, paving the way for a policy victory for President Donald Trump. Treasuries declined as most Asian stock markets advanced, sapping demand for safer assets. The...

Japan Shares Rise Amid Weaker Yen as U.S. Tax-Cut Bill Advances

Japanese shares rose as the yen continued to weaken after Republican leaders gained two key votes on the U.S. tax-cut bill Friday. Electronics makers and banks were the biggest boosts to the benchmark Topix, led by Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group Inc., Toyota Motor Corp. and Sony Corp. Congressional Republicans finalized their plan for a highly-anticipated set of tax cuts for businesses and individuals after six weeks of legislative negotiations. Almost five shares rose for every...

Gold Drops as U.S. Stocks Rally on Tax Reform Optimism

Gold declines after progress on U.S. tax cuts propels stocks to record highs on Friday and boosts dollar. Bullion for immediate delivery -0.2% to $1,253.84/oz at 9:02am in Singapore: Bloomberg generic pricing. Bloomberg Dollar Spot Index flat after +0.4% Friday. Precious metal heads for 9.3% advance this year after +8.1% in 2016. The dollar™s strength is weakening gold, David Lennox, resource analyst at Fat Prophets in Sydney, says by phone. Tax reform is œa...

Nikkei Rises on Financials and Exporters; Builders Off Lows

Japanese stocks scored their biggest rise in over a month on Monday with financials and exporters in hot demand, while construction shares bounced after sliding on news that prosecutors had raided the headquarters of at least two builders for alleged antitrust violations. The Nikkei share average finished 1.55 percent higher at 22,901.77, its biggest gain since Nov. 7 and its highest closing level in a week. The broader Topix advanced 1.36 percent to 1,817.90. Sentiment was boosted by a...

US Destroyer Sails Near China's Man-made Islands in South China Sea
Friday, 11 August 2017 03:59 WIB | GLOBAL |Global

A U.S. Navy destroyer carried out an operation near the Chinese man-made islands in the South China Sea an effort to challenge China™s territorial claims in the heavily trafficked international waters, Navy officials said.

Speaking with U.S. news agencies, the officials said the USS John S. McCain carried out a routine "freedom of navigation operation" Thursday that saw the ship travel within 12 nautical miles of the Spratly Islands and Mischief Reef.

The development comes at a time of heightened tensions between the U.S. and North Korea and as the Trump administration is seeking China™s help in dealing with the nuclear threat posed by Pyongyang.

The operation Thursday marks the latest attempt by Washington to challenge China™s tightening grip on the strategic waterway, which sees around $5 trillion worth of ship-borne trade pass through each year.

China, Brunei, Malaysia, the Philippines, Taiwan and Vietnam are all involved in a long-standing dispute over rightful ownership of the busy waters.

While the U.S. is not involved directly in the dispute, it has expressed interest in ensuring the conflict is solved peacefully and trade is not disrupted.

Source: voanews

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Erdogan Hopes to Open Embassy in East Jerusalem

Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Sunday that Turkey hopes to open an embassy to a Palestinian state in East Jerusalem in the future.. "Because it is under occupation we can't just go there and open an embassy," Erdogan said in a speech to his ruling party in the city of Karaman. "But, inshallah [God willing] those days are near and... we will officially open our embassy there," he said, without giving any precise timeframe. The comments come just days after Erdogan hosted a...

Dollar Edges Higher Versus Yen Amid Progress on U.S. Tax Bill

The dollar edged higher against the yen after rallying Friday amid optimism a bill to cut U.S. taxes will be passed this week. The Bloomberg Dollar Spot Index held close to its 50-day moving average after climbing above that threshold last week as Republican leaders finalized their plan for lower taxes, paving the way for a policy victory for President Donald Trump. Treasuries declined as most Asian stock markets advanced, sapping demand for safer assets. The...

Japan Shares Rise Amid Weaker Yen as U.S. Tax-Cut Bill Advances

Japanese shares rose as the yen continued to weaken after Republican leaders gained two key votes on the U.S. tax-cut bill Friday. Electronics makers and banks were the biggest boosts to the benchmark Topix, led by Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group Inc., Toyota Motor Corp. and Sony Corp. Congressional Republicans finalized their plan for a highly-anticipated set of tax cuts for businesses and individuals after six weeks of legislative negotiations. Almost five shares rose for every...

Gold Drops as U.S. Stocks Rally on Tax Reform Optimism

Gold declines after progress on U.S. tax cuts propels stocks to record highs on Friday and boosts dollar. Bullion for immediate delivery -0.2% to $1,253.84/oz at 9:02am in Singapore: Bloomberg generic pricing. Bloomberg Dollar Spot Index flat after +0.4% Friday. Precious metal heads for 9.3% advance this year after +8.1% in 2016. The dollar™s strength is weakening gold, David Lennox, resource analyst at Fat Prophets in Sydney, says by phone. Tax reform is œa...

Nikkei Rises on Financials and Exporters; Builders Off Lows

Japanese stocks scored their biggest rise in over a month on Monday with financials and exporters in hot demand, while construction shares bounced after sliding on news that prosecutors had raided the headquarters of at least two builders for alleged antitrust violations. The Nikkei share average finished 1.55 percent higher at 22,901.77, its biggest gain since Nov. 7 and its highest closing level in a week. The broader Topix advanced 1.36 percent to 1,817.90. Sentiment was boosted by a...

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