Monday, January 20, 2020
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Lebanese banks to secure salaries, remain closed Tuesday: statement

BEIRUT (Reuters) - Lebanese banks will stay shut on Tuesday amid ongoing unrest, but are working to ensure public and private sector workers receive...

Lebanon’s central bank urges quick solution to avoid future collapse

BEIRUT (Reuters) - Lebanon's central bank governor said on Monday a solution must be found in days to a crisis unleashed by huge protests...

Major contraction in Iran is driving the Middle East’s growth slowdown:...

The International Monetary Fund's latest regional outlook report for the Middle East and Central Asia, published Monday, paints a picture of uncertain economies weighed...

Oil falls on weak Chinese data, forecasts for U.S. crude stocks...

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Oil prices fell on Monday after four days of gains as expectations U.S. crude stockpiles will rise and worries about...

Exclusive: Qatar pushes for Deutsche Bank chairman to go – sources

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Qatari investors in Deutsche Bank () want the lender's chairman to leave after he botched an attempt to appoint their envoy...

Oil prices clock strong weekly gains on trade hopes, crude supply

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Oil prices rose on Friday, registering the strongest weekly gains in more than a month as support from optimism over...

Democratic senator asks whether Trump interfered with court case on Turkey’s...

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A top Democratic senator on Thursday questioned whether President Donald Trump interfered with a criminal investigation of Turkey's Halkbank, which has...

Saudi Arabia faces reality check as Wall Street heads to Riyadh

DUBAI (Reuters) - Wall Street's heavy hitters are back in Saudi Arabia but the terms of engagement have changed. The CEOs of...

Teva’s proposed opioid settlement could cost drugmaker pennies on the dollar

NEW YORK/BOSTON (Reuters) - Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd's proposed $23 billion drug giveaway to settle thousands of U.S. opioid lawsuits will likely cost the...

Cleartrip, Taj Hotels to spread wings in West Asia

Cleartrip acquired Saudi travel firm Flyin last July and it provides bilingual ground support service and itineraries for inbound tourists. Indian travel and...