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  • Oct 23- London copper prices edged lower on Tuesday, dropping from last session's one-week high and snapping two days of gains which were triggered by expectations of strong demand in top consumer China. *Three-month copper on the London Metal Exchange eased 0.1 percent to $6,236.50 a tonne by 0141 GMT after climbing on Monday to its highest since Oct. 15 at...

  • Oct 23- London copper prices edged lower on Tuesday, dropping from last session's one-week high and snapping two days of gains which were triggered by expectations of strong demand in top consumer China. *Three-month copper on the London Metal Exchange eased 0.1 percent to $6,236.50 a tonne by 0141 GMT after climbing on Monday to its highest since Oct. 15 at...

  • BENGALURU, Oct 23- Gold prices inched up early Tuesday as Asian stocks faltered, weighed down by political tensions between Saudi Arabia and Western powers, uncertainties around Brexit and Italy's budgetary woes. *Asian shares were listless on Tuesday, a day after a strong rally led by stimulus hope in China, with MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares...

  • SINGAPORE, Oct 23- The dollar gained against its major peers on Tuesday, reining as the preferred safe haven currency as uncertainity over Brexit negotiations and Italy's free spending budget spooked investors away from the euro and sterling. With just over five months until Britain is scheduled to exit the EU, talks have stalled over a disagreement on the...

  • *European stocks hit by worries over Italy's budget. TOKYO, Oct 23- Asian shares edged lower on Tuesday as earnings season nerves in the U.S. dented Wall Street, while a cocktail of negative factors from Saudi Arabia's diplomatic isolation to concerns over Italy's budget and Brexit talks depressed sentiment. That rolled back some of the previous session's...

  • LONDON, Oct 22- Hedge fund managers accelerated their profit-taking in crude oil and refined fuels last week, as confidence in the previous price rally faltered and the market fell. Hedge funds and other money managers cut their combined net long position in the six most important petroleum futures and options contracts by 133 million barrels in the week to Oct....

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Oct 22- Microchip firm Qualcomm Inc is joining Amazon.com Inc to spread the use of Amazon's Alexa voice assistant in wireless headphones, the companies said on Monday. Amazon and Alphabet Inc's Google, whose voice assistants have most often been found in their respective smart speakers for the home, are rushing to partner with headphone makers.

  • JUDGE CONDITIONALLY DENIES MONSANTO'S MOTION FOR NEW TRIAL IN THE $289 MLN CALIFORNIA GLYPHOSATE CASE.

  • JUDGE DENIES MONSANTO COMPANY'S MOTION FOR JUDGMENT NOTWITHSTANDING THE VERDICT IN THE $289 MLN CALIFORNIA GLYPHOSATE CASE.

  • Federal Reserve Today in Washington. 23- Oct United States Sale of 2- year notes 23- Oct United Kingdom Auction of 0 1/ 8% Index-linked Treasury Gilt 2028 23- Oct Netherlands DSL Auction 24- Oct United States Sale of 2- year floating rate notes 24- Oct United States Sale of 5- year notes 24- Oct Germany Auction of 5- year Federal notes 24- Oct Sweden Auction of...

  • MINNEAPOLIS, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis President Neel Kashkari gives welcome and opening remarks before the "Innovation in Early Childhood Development and K-12 Education" conference hosted by the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis, in Minneapolis, Minn.- 1330 GMT. BATON ROUGE, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta President...

  • MEXICO CITY, Oct 22- Hurricane Willa, an extremely dangerous a Category 4 storm, weakened slightly as it veered toward popular tourist resorts on Mexico's Pacific coast on Monday, prompting government warnings for people to evacuate high-risk areas and take cover. The storm was due to come ashore after lunch on Tuesday just south of Mazatlan, a popular beach...

  • JAPAN'S INPEX SAYS IT SENDS FIRST LNG SHIPMENT FROM ICHTHYS PROJECT IN AUSTRALIA.

  • MEXICO CITY, Oct 22- Mexican retailer El Puerto de Liverpool on Monday reported a 52.3 percent jump in third-quarter net profit compared with the year-earlier period, boosted by both higher traffic and larger transactions at its core department store chain. The company said net profit was 1.9 billion pesos between July and September this year, while revenue...

  • PARIS, Oct 22- Total's chief executive said on Monday he would attend an investment conference in Saudi Arabia this week, despite rising pressure on business leaders to drop out after Riyadh admitted a journalist was killed at its Istanbul consulate. Saudi Arabia has drawn strong international criticism after saying that Jamal Khashoggi, a prominent critic...

  • *SAYS REMOVING SPAM AND INAUTHENTIC ACTIVITY FROM FACEBOOK IN BRAZIL Source: https://bit.ly/2yWmOs3 Further company coverage:.

  • FACEBOOK INC SAYS REMOVING SPAM AND INAUTHENTIC ACTIVITY FROM FACEBOOK IN BRAZIL.

  • Oct 22- Cameron Poetzscher, who oversaw a string of high-profile deals at Uber Technologies Inc, has resigned, weeks after a report on allegations of sexual misconduct against him at the ride-hailing firm. Poetzscher, Uber's head of corporate development, was disciplined last year after a probe found he had a pattern of making sexually suggestive comments...

  • *Outrage deepens over Riyadh's shifting explanations. President Donald Trump said on Monday he was still not satisfied with what he has heard from Saudi Arabia about the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in Turkey, but did not want to lose investment from Riyadh. Trump said he had spoken with Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, the de facto ruler of the world's...

  • Oct 22- Uber Technologies Inc:. *UBER TECHNOLOGIES SAYS CAMERON POETZSCHER HAS RESIGNED FROM CO EFFECTIVELY IMMEDIATELY. *UBER SAYS CFO NELSON CHAI WILL BE TAKING OVER CAMERON'S DUTIES OF CORPORATE DEVELOPMENT WHILE CO SEARCHES FOR A NEW LEAD Further company coverage:.