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6/25/2018 4:49:26 AM

(Reuters) - U.S. stock index futures fell on Monday as growing trade tensions between the United States and China kept investors on edge, with the latest threat involving a check on Chinese investments in U.S. technology firms.

6/25/2018 4:35:47 AM

LONDON (Reuters) - Brent crude oil fell by more than 1 percent on Monday as investors prepared for an extra 1 million barrels per day (bpd) in output to hit the markets after OPEC and its partners agreed to raise production.

6/25/2018 3:48:33 AM

BEIJING (Reuters) - Beijing has begun downplaying Made in China 2025, the state-backed industrial policy that has provoked alarm in the West and is core to Washington's complaints about the country's technological ambitions, diplomatic and Chinese state media sources said.

6/25/2018 3:14:24 AM

LONDON (Reuters) - Uber [UBER.UL] went to court on Monday to overturn a decision stripping it of its license in London after being ruled unfit to run a taxi service in its most important European market.

6/25/2018 4:04:08 AM

(Reuters) - The world’s biggest oil and gas players are gathering for a summit in Washington D.C. this week that will be overshadowed by the specter of shifting trade patterns due to a trade dispute between the United States and China.

6/24/2018 8:11:58 PM

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Treasury Department is drafting curbs that would block firms with at least 25 percent Chinese ownership from buying U.S. companies with "industrially significant technology," a government official briefed on the matter said on Sunday.

6/25/2018 4:40:35 AM

BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said on Monday Beijing was willing to continue talks over the purchase of Airbus jets after French President Emmanuel Macron failed to clinch a deal earlier this year.

6/25/2018 3:13:33 AM

SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea's military has picked Boeing Co to supply the country's maritime patrol aircraft in a contract worth around 1.9 trillion won ($1.71 billion), a senior company executive said on Monday.

6/25/2018 4:38:43 AM

(Reuters) - Harley-Davidson Inc said on Monday it would not raise retail or wholesale prices for its dealers to cover the costs of the retaliatory tariffs by the European Union on U.S. products.

6/25/2018 4:17:27 AM

ZURICH (Reuters) - Swiss private bank Union Bancaire Privee (UBP) aims to rebuild its business with U.S. clients following a big tax settlement two years ago, hiring a top banker to oversee a unit that specializes in managing investments for U.S. residents and citizens.