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  • SYDNEY, July 25- U.S. soybeans fell for a second session to keep prices near a three-month low as updated weather forecasts called for more favorable conditions, easing concerns of potential yield losses. *The most active soybean futures on the Chicago Board Of Trade fell 0.3 percent to $9.85-3/ 4 a bushel, having closed down 2.4 percent on Friday when prices hit...

  • TOKYO, July 25- Shares of Nintendo Co tumbled as much as 18 percent early on Monday after the company said smash-hit mobile game Pokemon GO would have only a limited impact on its earnings. Nintendo said its affiliate Pokemon Co receives licensing and fees from the game's developer, Niantic Inc, and that profits at Nintendo from those revenues would be limited.

  • Thailand's foreign minister says he and his counterparts from nine other Southeast Asian countries did not discuss the contentious issue of China's expansionist moves in the South China Sea at an emergency meeting they had called to resolve a deadlock on the issue. Speaking to reporters Monday after the emergency meeting, Don refused to say if the...

  • BENGALURU, July 25- Gold extended losses on Monday from the previous session ahead of central bank meetings in the United States and Japan this week and amid strong appetite for riskier assets like equities. *Central banks from Washington to Tokyo take centre stage this week, although policymakers are likely to remain cautious as they wait for the dust to settle...

  • TOKYO, July 25- Japan's exports fell less than expected in June in a tentative sign that overseas demand could be recovering from persistent weakness that set in last year. A slowing decline in exports could ease concerns for Japan's policymakers as they try to revive growth with stimulus spending on infrastructure after their structural reform plans failed...

  • TOKYO, July 25- Asian shares held near nine-month highs on Monday as worries over the impact of Britain's Brexit vote eased amid efforts to maintain growth, while the dollar was buoyed by a run of solid U.S. economic data. Policy makers from the Group of 20 countries agreed to work to support global growth and better share the benefits of trade, in a weekend meeting...

  • *Pound wobbly after weak U.K. business activity readings. TOKYO, July 25- The dollar was buoyant against the euro and yen early on Monday as a prevailing risk-on mood continued to support the U.S. currency and assets. The euro was down 0.1 percent at $1.0969 after slipping to a one-month low of $1.0955 on Friday in the wake of shootings that took place on Friday in...

  • TOKYO, July 25- Japan's exports fell less than expected in June in a tentative sign that overseas demand could be recovering from persistent weakness that set in last year. A slowing decline in exports could ease concerns for Japan's policymakers as they try to revive growth with stimulus spending on infrastructure after their structural reform plans failed...

  • July 25- For other diaries, please see: Top Economic Events Polling unit diary Today in Washington Political and general news. DATE TIME COUNTRY AMOUNT AUCTION DETAILS. 25 July France Auction of BTF treasury notes.

  • TOKYO, July 25- Japan's exports fell 7.4 percent in June from a year earlier, Ministry of Finance data showed on Monday, as a strong yen weighed on the value of overseas shipments. The trade balance came to a surplus of 692.8 billion yen, versus the median estimate for a 494.8 billion yen surplus. To view full tables, go to the website of the Ministry of Finance at:...

  • LONDON— Global mergers and acquisitions may drop by as much as $1.6 trillion over the next five years unless Britain quickly agrees to leave the European Union under terms that give it continued access to the single market, according to a report released Monday. "To restore that confidence, the U.K. government will need to get to grips with the enormous challenge...

  • LONDON, July 25- Retail tycoon Philip Green's greed and disregard for corporate governance led to the demise of BHS and the loss of 11,000 jobs, a joint parliamentary committee said, calling the collapse of the British stores group "the unacceptable face of capitalism." Billionaire Green owned BHS for 15 years before he sold the loss-making chain of 180 stores to...

  • SYDNEY, July 25- Signs announcing a sale are almost permanent fixtures in shop fronts in Sydney, but customers are still wary of spending- a worrying sign as falling inflation pushes the central bank to step up its support of the economy. It's mental, "said Paulina Kelly, who works at fashion store Page One in central Sydney. Australia is still some way from outright...

  • SYDNEY, July 25- Signs announcing a sale are almost permanent fixtures in shop fronts in Sydney, but customers are still wary of spending- a worrying sign as falling inflation pushes the central bank to step up its support of the economy. It's mental, "said Paulina Kelly, who works at fashion store Page One in central Sydney. Australia is still some way from outright...

  • TOKYO, July 25- Crude prices inched down on Monday in Asia, staying not far from two-month lows hit in the previous session, amid worries over a global oil glut. London Brent crude for September delivery was down 4 cents at $45.65 a barrel by 2243 GMT on Sunday, after settling down 51 cents on Friday. Libya's hopes to boost crude exports have been dealt a blow after the...

  • A report in Monday's editions of the newspaper quoted Jackie Hunt, Allianz's new asset management chief, as saying Pimco and Europe's biggest insurer both saw a need for a closer relationship. She oversees asset managers at Pimco and Allianz Global Investors, as well as Allianz's U.S. life insurance business. Last week, Pimco appointed a new chief executive...

  • In a telephone conference with reporters, officials from the province of Saskatchewan said they had built five booms to contain the spill and were working with Husky and the federal government on a cleanup plan. The oil plume had passed the village of Maymont, more than 100 km downstream from where the spill started, said Wes Kotyk, executive director of...

  • LOS ANGELES— High Times says it is "awaiting an explanation" from Lil Wayne's representatives after the rapper's performance at its Cannabis Cup event in Southern California. Wayne was billed as the headliner of the three-day event in San Bernardino, California. A publicist for the entertainer didn't immediately respond to a request for comment from The...

  • CAMARILLO, Calif.— The average price of gasoline has dropped 7 cents over the past three weeks to $2.22 a gallon for regular grade. The Lundberg Survey found the average price of midgrade unleaded is $2.51 a gallon and $2.72 for premium. The highest average price for regular gasoline in the Lower 48 is $2.83 a gallon in the San Francisco Bay Area.

  • July 24- Authorities have recovered at least 40 percent of the 1,572 barrels of oil that leaked into a major western Canadian river, but the spill is still moving downstream and threatening the drinking water of riverside communities, officials said on Sunday. The heavy oil and diluent leaked from Husky Energy Inc's Saskatchewan Gathering System pipeline on...