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Asian stocks dropped on Monday as investors mulled the implications of a surprise hawkish shift last week by the U.S. Federal Reserve, while the Treasury yield curve flattened further with 30-year yields dropping below 2%. Japan's Nikkei led declines with a 3.3% drop and dipped below 28,000 for the first time in a month, while MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan fell 1% in early trading. Benchmark 10-year U.S. Treasury yields fell to the lowest since early March at 1.4110%, while those on 30-year bonds slid as low as 1.9990% for the first time in more than four months.
(Bloomberg) -- Sign up for the New Economy Daily newsletter, follow us @economics and subscribe to our podcast.Australia will appeal to the World Trade Organization regarding China’s imposition of anti-dumping duties on the country’s wine, the trade minister announced Saturday, the latest move in a long simmering spat that has worsened relations between the two countries.The decision to file for the dispute resolution process was taken following extensive consultation with Australia’s wine maker
Part two of the Keeping Up with the Kardashians reunion aired Sunday on E!, bringing the reality series to a final close
Oil prices nudged up on Monday, underpinned by strong demand during the summer driving season and a pause in talks to revive the Iran nuclear deal that could indicate a delay in resumption of supplies from the OPEC producer. Brent crude futures for August gained 30 cents, or 0.4%, to $73.81 a barrel by 0051 GMT, while U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude for July was at $71.96 a barrel, up 32 cents, or 0.5%. Both benchmarks have gained for the past four weeks amid optimism over the pace of global vaccinations and a pick up in summer travel.
It is not the first time Chou had posted photos of his daughter in her creative space to his 6.1 million followers.
Switzerland fans in Azerbaijan react after a 3-1 victory over Turkey in Euro 2020 which gives their team hope of qualifying for the last 16.
(Bloomberg) -- Stocks slid Monday and Treasury yields fell as traders soured on the reflation trade in the wake of a hawkish pivot by the Federal Reserve. The dollar remained at about a two-month high.Japan led the Asian equity retreat, with the Nikkei 225 dropping as much as 3.4%, while U.S. futures edged down after an S&P 500 slump. Hong Kong fell and Chinese shares were modestly lower. Treasury yields slipped, taking the 30-year rate below 2% for the first time since February, as the prospect
Bolt took the 100m and 200m Olympic gold medals in the 2008, 2012 and 2016 Games and retired after the 2017 World Championships.
(Bloomberg) -- South Korea’s exports are set to climb by double digits again in June as the global economy shakes off the effects of the pandemic, though a slower pace from recent months suggests the days of outsize gains may have passed.Exports rose 29.5% in the first 20 days of the month from a year earlier, the customs office reported Monday. Adjusted for calendar effects, average daily shipments increased 33.7% in the period, which had half a business day less compared with last year.As vacc
A father and his 12-year-old son were left in tears after a surprise reunion in Forestville, Maryland, on June 16.Jonathan Stewart, who shot this footage, told Storyful his brother, Coach Joe, had just been released from prison. Joe and his son, TayRon, had kept in close contact, with Joe even helping out with homework over the jail phone. However, this was the first time they had seen each other since Joe’s imprisonment.“He just thought he was being picked up from routine workouts,” Stewart said, adding that TayRon “had no idea of what he was about to see.” Credit: Jonathan Stewart via Storyful
Flexi Season tickets go on sale on Monday.
Prince William was born at St Mary’s Hospital, Paddington, on June 21 1982.
* There will be six different track cycling disciplines at the Tokyo Games -- individual sprint, team sprint, keirin, team pursuit, omnium and madison. * Track cycling bikes, unlike those used in road racing, do not have gears or brakes. * Olympic track cycling takes place on a wooden oval of 250m.
Vaccines, holidays and obesity checks lead the Monday papers.
(Bloomberg) -- China will risk international isolation if it fails to allow a “real” investigation on its territory into the origins of the virus that caused the pandemic, U.S. National Security Adviser Jake Sullivan said. Japan looks to accelerate its vaccine rollout by allowing private employers and universities to administer shots on-site. Russia, Germany and Portugal reported an expanding spread of the highly transmissible delta variant that first appeared in India.Guests lined up to board R
The election was twice delayed -- once for the coronavirus pandemic, and then to allow more time to organise the ballot across a huge nation
A weird and crazy streak will likely end Monday night.
A Las Vegas police officer received a touching message from his son while putting in his final sign-off call before retiring from the force.“While signing off for the final time, his son Nikalus came over the radio to congratulate his father,” the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department wrote in a Facebook post.The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department posted the video on June 20 to celebrate Father’s Day. The video shows Officer Albert Beas wiping tears from his eyes after hearing his son’s message. Credit: Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department via Storyful
A zookeeper at San Antonio Zoo, Texas, surprised a male lemur with a Father’s Day card from his twins.Video shared by the zoo shows Sahy the lemur looking at the card and licking its contents as two other lemurs join him to inspect the card. Credit: San Antonio Zoo via Storyful