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Chart: Global exchange rates U.S. Equity Futures Cut Losses, Nikkei Helped By Weaker Yen Oil drives energy complex up and fuels inflation risk The dollar hits its highest level against the yen since late 2018 LONDON, Oct. 11 (Reuters) – Stagflation nervousness dampened global equity growth on Monday, as big central banks’ tighter monetary policy …

The shutdown of telecommunications networks in the first four weeks of September covered the whole of Zamfara state in order to control the activities of the bandits who had held the state ransom for many years. Before the shutdown, Governor Bello Mohammed Matawalle had adopted and signed a decree as part of the strict measures …

Sellers blame shortage of supply for rising prices Retail prices for basic necessities have spiraled out of control in the capital’s kitchen markets, even though the Covid-19 lockdown is not in effect, causing suffering for low and middle income people. Onion and broiler chicken became more expensive compared to last week, with sellers blaming lower …

Oct. 7 (Reuters) – Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones, Comstock Resources (CRK.N) on Thursday agreed to sell his assets in the Bakken Basin, North Dakota, to Northern Oil and Gas for $ 154 million of dollars, in order to strengthen its capital. Oil and gas companies have sought to sell assets to profit from rising …

Stocks on Wall Street rebounded after a massive selloff Wednesday morning as Republicans appeared to offer a route, albeit a temporary one, to end the deadlock over the US debt ceiling in Congress. Mitch McConnell, Senate Minority Leader, said in a statement Wednesday that his Republican Party would support an emergency extension of the federal …

Burger King’s Impossible Nuggets Burger King Burger King will test Impossible Foods’ meatless nuggets in multiple markets, making it the first fast food chain to offer the company’s new chicken alternative. Starting Monday, customers in Des Moines, Iowa, Boston and Miami will be able to try the herbal Impossible Nuggets. Restaurant Brands International first worked …

Cotton futures have been trading at their highest price in about a decade, with rising Chinese demand being met in part by increased US exports to China, a curiosity of the era’s trade war policies. Trump. The most active US cotton futures on the Intercontinental Exchange ICE 2.95% closed Tuesday up 3.8% at $ 1.09 …

A forklift unloads shipping containers from trucks at a storage facility near Sydney Airport in Australia on November 30, 2017. Photo taken November 30, 2017. REUTERS / David Gray / Files SYDNEY, Oct. 5 (Reuters) – Australia’s trade surplus unexpectedly hit a record high in August as strong liquefied natural gas and coal exports more …

US Treasury yields started the first full trading week in October slightly higher. The benchmark 10-year Treasury bill yield rose less than a basis point, reaching 1.469% at 3:45 am ET. The yield on 30-year Treasuries also climbed less than a basis point to 2.046%. Yields move in the opposite direction of prices and 1 …

The energy sector defied a decline in September, offering investors opportunities to boost their portfolios with ETFs such as the Invesco DB Energy Fund (DBE). “The energy sector jumped 9.3% in September, representing the best monthly return since gaining 21.5% in February, according to FactSet data, but what was also notable were the gains industry …