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    PSEi surges above 7,000
    Aug19

    PSEi surges above 7,000

    MANILA, Philippines–The local stock barometer surged to a new high for the year on Tuesday, firming up above 7,000, on follow-through buying related to the MSCI rebalancing alongside a favorable regional backdrop. The Philippine Stock Exchange index racked up 55.17 points or 0.79 percent to close at 7,082.75, setting a new peak for 2014....

    Germany’s Angela Merkel to Visit Kiev on Saturday
    Aug19

    Germany’s Angela Merkel to Visit Kiev on Saturday

    Germany’s Angela Merkel will hold talks in Ukraine on Saturday with national and local leaders aimed at boosting efforts to support the government in Kiev in its struggle against pro-Russian rebels, G… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine’s Davis Cup tie with Belgium set for Estonia
    Aug19

    Ukraine’s Davis Cup tie with Belgium set for Estonia

    LONDON – Ukraine will play their “home” Davis Cup World Group tie against Belgium in the Estonian capital Tallinn, world tennis’ governing body announced on Tuesday. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    Remains of Malaysian MH17 victims to be flown home
    Aug19

    Remains of Malaysian MH17 victims to be flown home

    KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia — Malaysia’s defense minister says the remains of at least 16 people killed when a jetliner was shot down over Ukraine last month will be returned to Malaysia this week. All 298 people onboard died when Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was shot down July 17. It was heading to Kuala Lumpur from Amsterdam and was shot...

    Fighting Underway in Centre of Rebel-Held Ukrainian City of Luhansk: Military
    Aug19

    Fighting Underway in Centre of Rebel-Held Ukrainian City of Luhansk: Military

    Fighting was taking place on Tuesday in the centre of Luhansk, near Ukraine’s border with Russia, between government forces and separatist rebels who have held the town since April, a Ukrainian milita… …read more Source:...

    Global stocks up on US housing, Ukraine diplomacy
    Aug19

    Global stocks up on US housing, Ukraine diplomacy

    Global stock markets rose Tuesday on improved U.S. housing sentiment and news of diplomatic efforts to broker a cease-fire in Ukraine.KEEPING SCORE: In morning trading, France’s CAC-40 rose 0.5 percent to 4,252.32 and Germany’s DAX gained 1 percent to 9,334.55. London’s FTSE 100 rose 0.5 percent to 6,773.25. Futures pointed to...

    Fifteen Bodies Retrieved After Ukraine Convoy Attack: Military
    Aug19

    Fifteen Bodies Retrieved After Ukraine Convoy Attack: Military

    Fifteen bodies have so far been recovered from the site of Monday’s rocket strike on a refugee convoy of buses and cars in eastern Ukraine, a military spokesman said on Tuesday. …read more Source:...

    15 bodies found after rocket attack on refugee convoy in Ukraine
    Aug19

    15 bodies found after rocket attack on refugee convoy in Ukraine

    Fifteen bodies have so far been recovered from the site of a rocket strike on a refugee convoy of buses and cars in eastern Ukraine, a military spokesman said on Tuesday. …read more Source: South China Morning...

    New report warns of anti-aircraft weapons in Syria
    Aug19

    New report warns of anti-aircraft weapons in Syria

    Armed groups in Syria have an estimated several hundred portable anti-aircraft missiles that could easily be diverted to extremists and used to destroy low-flying commercial planes, according to a new report by a respected international research group. It cites the risk that the missiles could be smuggled out of Syria by terrorists.The report was...

    Ukraine accuses rebels of deadly attack on refugees in convoy bearing white flags
    Aug19

    Ukraine accuses rebels of deadly attack on refugees in convoy bearing white flags

    Dozens of people, including women and children, were killed as they fled fighting in eastern Ukraine on Monday when their convoy of buses came under rocket fire, a Ukrainian government military spokesmen said. Ukraine accused pro-Russian rebels of targeting the convoy, which it said was bearing white flags when it was hit near the eastern […] The...

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