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George Floyd: Protests over deadly arrest rock US's Minneapolis

Protesters take over police building as outrage grows over the death of George Floyd, an unarmed Black man.

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'Like a drug deal': Inside Lebanon's black market currency trade

'Like a drug deal': Inside Lebanon's black market currency trade

A crackdown on legal exchange shops has turbocharged illicit black market transactions in the crisis-ridden country.

'Threat to the rally': Investors await US decision on Hong Kong

'Threat to the rally': Investors await US decision on Hong Kong

Stocks, oil prices fall ahead of Trump's decision on whether to punish China over Hong Kong security law.

Japan's recession is likely to deepen, latest grim data shows

Japan's recession is likely to deepen, latest grim data shows

Factory output, retail sales, unemployment all worsened, as government rolls out significant stimulus programme.

Renault plans to cut 14,600 jobs globally as auto downturn bites

Renault plans to cut 14,600 jobs globally as auto downturn bites

About 10 percent of jobs in France to be axed, as carmaker plans cost reductions of more than $2.2bn over three years.