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Asian Stocks Lower On Renewed Worries About Banking Sector

Asian Stocks Lower On Renewed Worries About Banking Sector

Asian stock markets were lower on Friday as investor sentiment was dented by overnight losses on Wall Street and renewed worries about the health of Deutsche Bank

Survey: Chinese Factories Eke Out Expansion In September

Survey: Chinese Factories Eke Out Expansion In September

Chinese factories eked out a tiny expansion in activity for September as new orders picked up marginally, offering a glimmer of hope for the world's No. 2 economy, according to a private survey Friday

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Bank Of Mexico Hikes Interest Rate A Half-point To 4.75 Pct

Bank Of Mexico Hikes Interest Rate A Half-point To 4.75 Pct

Mexico's central bank raises its inter-bank interest rate a half-point to 4.75 percent, seeking to shore up a weak peso and prevent a rise in inflation

Yosemite chief, facing staff claims of harassment, to retire

Yosemite chief, facing staff claims of harassment, to retire

Officials say the head of Yosemite National Park is retiring after employees said he created a hostile workplace by allowing bullying, harassment and other misconduct