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  • SINGAPORE, April 22- Aluminium futures on the. Shanghai Futures Exchange rose on Monday to its. The most active aluminium contract on ShFE jumped to as high as 14,180 yuan a tonne, the highest since Oct. 31, after data on Friday showed that aluminium stocks in warehouses tracked by ShFE dropped to 665,067 tonnes, their lowest since November 2017.

  • SINGAPORE, April 22- Aluminum futures on the. Shanghai Futures Exchange rose on Monday to its. The most active aluminum contract on ShFE jumped to as high as 14,180 yuan a tonne, the highest since Oct. 31, after data on Friday showed that aluminum stocks in warehouses tracked by ShFE dropped to 665,067 tonnes, their lowest since November 2017.

  • TOKYO, April 22- Nissan Motor said on Monday it had filed a criminal complaint against former Chairman Carlos Ghosn related to an aggravated breach of trust under Japan's Companies Act. The Japanese automaker said it had filed the complaint after determining payments made by Nissan to an overseas vehicle sales company through a subsidiary had been directed...

  • SINGAPORE, April 22- Chicago wheat lost ground on Monday after finishing the last two weeks lower, as the market faced pressure from abundant world supplies and an outlook for a bumper northern hemisphere crop. "Wheat crops look good in most big producing countries when you look at the Black Sea region, Europe and North America but critical period for growth is May...

  • NEW YORK, April 21- It looks like something has to give in global markets. Stocks and bonds around the world have rallied atypically together since the start of the year, rewarding investors both bullish and bearish on the direction of global growth. "The Fed is between a rock and a hard place," said Kathleen Gaffney, a portfolio manager at Eaton Vance Management in...

  • BANGKOK, April 22- Charoen Pokphand Foods Pcl, Thailand's largest agriculture conglomerate, said on Monday it would acquire Canadian pork producer HyLife Investments for C $498 million to expand its North American business. CPF said the investment would give it access to a pork production base and opportunity to expand in North America and premium markets...

  • HONG KONG, April 22- Huawei Technologies said on Monday its first-quarter revenue jumped 39 percent to 179.7 billion yuan, in the Chinese technology firm's first-ever quarterly results. The Shenzhen- based firm, the world's biggest telecoms equipment maker, also said its net profit margin was around 8 percent for the quarter, which it added was slightly higher...

  • SEOUL, April 22- Smartphone maker Samsung Electronics Co Ltd has postponed media events for its Galaxy Fold planned for this week in Hong Kong and Shanghai, a company official said, days after reviewers of the foldable handset reported defective samples. Instead of plaudits ahead of the phone's launch on April 26 in the United States, the South Korean...

  • Financial markets in Australia, Hong Kong and many major countries in Europe are closed on Monday for the Easter holiday. The dollar was lackluster against the loonie as crude oil prices rose more than 2 percent following a Washington Post report the United States is likely to ask all importers of Iranian oil to end their purchases or will be subject to U.S....

  • *U.S. re-imposed sanctions against Iran in November 2018. WASHINGTON/ SINGAPORE, April 22- The United States is expected to announce on Monday that all buyers of Iranian oil will have to end their imports shortly or face sanctions, a source familiar with the situation told Reuters, triggering about a 3 percent rise in crude prices. In November, the U.S. reimposed...

  • SEOUL, April 22- Smartphone maker Samsung Electronics Co Ltd has postponed media events for its Galaxy Fold planned for this week in Hong Kong and Shanghai, a company official said, days after reviewers of the foldable handset reported defective samples. Instead of plaudits ahead of the phone's launch on April 26 in the United States, the South Korean...

  • SINGAPORE, April 22- The most active aluminum. Shanghai aluminum jumped to as high as 14,175 yuan a tonne, after data on Friday showed that aluminum stocks in warehouses tracked by ShFE dropped to 665,067 tonnes, their lowest weekly level since November 2017. *Shanghai copper was almost flat at 49,400 yuan a.

  • SINGAPORE, April 22- The most active aluminium. Shanghai aluminium jumped to as high as 14,175 yuan a tonne, after data on Friday showed that aluminium stocks in warehouses tracked by ShFE dropped to 665,067 tonnes, their lowest weekly level since November 2017. *Shanghai copper was almost flat at 49,400 yuan a.

  • *US eyes end to sanction waivers for Iran oil- Washington Post. Brent futures rallied to a five-month high, after the Washington Post said U.S. "The U.S. chief Iran hawks indeed have the President's ear as Pompeo and Bolton are singularly focused on bringing Iran's economy to its knees," said Stephen Innes, head of trading at SPI Asset Management.

  • SINGAPORE, April 22- Chicago wheat lost ground on Monday after finishing the last two weeks lower, as the market faced pressure from abundant world supplies and an outlook for a bumper northern hemisphere crop. Wheat production in top exporters Russia and the United States is expected to be above average with crops benefiting from friendly weather.

  • Washington is pressuring Iran to curtail its nuclear program and stop backing militant proxies across the Middle East. They were China, India, Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, Turkey, Italy and Greece. But on Monday, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will announce "that, as of May 2, the State Department will no longer grant sanctions waivers to any country that is currently...

  • *Comes as Tesla is trying to revive its sales in China. Reuters was not immediately able to verify the origins of the video, which Weibo users said was taken in Shanghai. "After finding out about this incident in Shanghai, we immediately sent a team to the scene.

  • CRUDE OIL FUTURES RISE TO NOV. 2018 HIGHS ON REPORT THAT WASHINGTON WILL END ALL IRAN SANCTION WAIVERS.

  • *U.S. to demand end to all Iranian oil imports- Washington Post. The United States is preparing to announce on Monday that all buyers of Iranian oil will have to end their imports shortly or be subject to U.S. sanctions, a Washington Post columnist reported on Sunday. A State Department spokesman declined to comment.