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  • President Donald Trump holds up a signed executive order entitled 'Comprehensive Plan for Reorganizing the Executive Branch' in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, D.C., March 13, 2017.

    Trump has signed more than two dozen executive orders on issues ranging from border security to government restructuring and financial reform.

  • Flashpoint North Korea: S. Korean finance minister speaks

    South Korean finance minister Yoo Il-Ho says North Korean geopolitical risks are affecting South Korea's economy. CNBC's Seema Mody reports.

  • Missiles are driven past the stand with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and other high-ranking officials during a military parade marking the 105th birth anniversary of North Korea's founding father, Kim Il Sung, in Pyongyang, April 15, 2017.

    North Korea has reportedly detained a U.S. citizen as tensions rise between the two countries, according to several reports.

  • China is calling for restraint as a US strike group moves toward Korean waters

    A US carrier group is heading for the Korean peninsula as Chinese President Xi Jinping calls for restraint between the US and North Korea.

  • President Trump is hosting an unusual meeting with the UN Security Council

    President Trump will host members of the United Nations Security Council on Monday.

  • President Donald Trump (L) and China's President Xi Jinping walk along the front patio of the Mar-a-Lago estate after a bilateral meeting in Palm Beach, Florida, April 7, 2017.

    Beijing appears to be sending fresh signals about its view on North Korea, in order to convince Trump to take less aggressive action.

  • LONDON, April 24- Global steel output surged 5.7 percent in the first quarter, industry data showed on Monday, adding to worries about over-supply even though China is pressing on with plans to cut excess capacity. Beijing, which has pledged to cut 100-150 million tonnes of excess steel capacity by 2020, on Monday revoked the licenses of 29 steel firms, just days...

  • LONDON, April 24- Global steel output surged 5.7 percent in the first quarter, industry data showed on Monday, adding to worries about over-supply even though China is pressing on with plans to cut excess capacity. Beijing, which has pledged to cut 100-150 million tonnes of excess steel capacity by 2020, on Monday revoked the licenses of 29 steel firms, just days...

  • LONDON, April 24- Global steel output surged 5.7 percent in the first quarter, industry data showed on Monday, adding to worries about over-supply even though China is pressing on with plans to cut excess capacity. Beijing, which has pledged to cut 100-150 million tonnes of excess steel capacity by 2020, on Monday revoked the licenses of 29 steel firms, just days...

  • LONDON, April 24- Global steel output surged 5.7 percent in the first quarter, industry data showed on Monday, adding to worries about over-supply even though China is pressing on with plans to cut excess capacity. Beijing, which has pledged to cut 100-150 million tonnes of excess steel capacity by 2020, on Monday revoked the licenses of 29 steel firms, just days...

  • President Donald Trump speaks to Associated Press Chief White House Correspondent Julie Pace in the Oval Office in Washington, Friday, April 21, 2017.

    An interview with Trump over his first 100 days in office, from relationships with el-Sissi and Merkel to his opinions on cable news.

  • Chinese President Xi Jinping called for all sides to exercise restraint in a telephone call about North Korea with U.S. President Donald Trump.

  • LONDON, April 24- Emerging assets shifted up a gear on Monday as markets cheered the French election results, pushing developing stocks to a near-three week high and sending most emerging currencies surging against the dollar and euro. MSCI's emerging market index extended gains into a third day and rose 0.5 percent as bourses across Asia, Europe and Africa...

  • Jack Ma, Chairman of Alibaba Group at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.

    Jack Ma warned that social conflicts could have a "huge impact" on all walks of life.

  • A traffic intersection in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India.

    Asia's third-largest economy kicked off an international roadshow on Monday for a masala bond sale aimed at upgrading the country's highways.

  • BEIJING _ Sohu.com Inc. on Monday reported a loss of $68.2 million in its first quarter. For the current quarter ending in July, Sohu.com expects its results to range from a loss of $2.05 per share to a loss of $1.80 per share. Sohu.com shares have climbed 20 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • BEIJING _ New Oriental Education& Technology Group Inc. on Monday reported fiscal third-quarter earnings of $67.6 million. On a per-share basis, the Beijing- based company said it had net income of 43 cents. Keywords: New Oriental Education, Earnings Report.

  • BEIJING _ Changyou.com Ltd. on Monday reported first-quarter profit of $29.9 million. For the current quarter ending in July, Changyou.Com expects its per-share earnings to range from 46 cents to 56 cents. Changyou.Com shares have climbed 44 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • KEEPING SCORE: France's CAC 40 spiked 4.6 percent to nine-year highs of 5,290, while Germany's DAX advanced 3.2 percent to 12,427. The FTSE 100 index of leading British shares was 1.9 percent higher at 7,247. U.S. stocks were poised for solid gains at the open, with Dow futures and the broader S&P 500 futures up 1.2 percent. FRANCE FOCUS: Though Le Pen came second...

  • *Japan concerned over Trump's "protectionism". MANILA/ BEIJING, April 24- Twenty-nine Chinese steel firms have had their licenses revoked as Beijing kept up its campaign to tackle overcapacity in the sector and days after U.S. The official China Daily said Washington's move to investigate steel imports could trigger a trade dispute between the United States...