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Asian markets post fresh gains, China growth slows to 28-year low

Asian markets post fresh gains, China growth slows to 28-year low

Asian markets on Monday built on last week's rally as investors cheered a report that China had offered to eliminate its massive trade surplus with the United States, while data showed Chinese economic growth hit forecasts in 2018. Regional equities picked up where they finished Friday...

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EU: Over 15M new passenger cars registered in 2018

EU: Over 15M new passenger cars registered in 2018

The EU saw over 15 million new passenger car registrations in 2018, the European Automobile Manufacturers' Association (ACEA) announced on Wednesday. Last year's car registrations in the EU remained more or less stable compared to 2017, according to the association. "Due to falling...

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Opel helps France's PSA buck China, Iran auto downturn

Opel helps France's PSA buck China, Iran auto downturn

French auto giant Groupe PSA, which makes the Citroen and Peugeot brands, reported record vehicle sales Tuesday as the acquisition of General Motors' Opel unit helped offset a sharp downturn in key markets China and Iran. PSA sold 3.88 million vehicles, up 6.8 percent from 2017 when it...

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Huawei sacks employee arrested in Poland on spying charges

Huawei sacks employee arrested in Poland on spying charges

Chinese telecommunications equipment maker Huawei said on Saturday it had sacked an employee arrested in Poland on spying charges in a case that could intensify Western security concerns about the company.  Poland’s internal affairs minister, Joachim Brudzinski, called for the...

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