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Iran’s ‘cup of poison’? Hardline win may point to eventual U.S. talks

Iran's 'cup of poison'? Hardline win may point to eventual U.S. talks

DUBAI (Reuters) – Anti-Western hardliners are set to sweep Iran’s parliamentary elections and appear favorites to clinch the presidency next year, but an economic crisis could force them to engage with the United States despite their tightening grip on power. Poll workers empty full ballot boxes after the parliamentary election …

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Global central bankers scour shopping malls, manufacturers for coronavirus playbook

Global central bankers scour shopping malls, manufacturers for coronavirus playbook

WASHINGTON/RIYADH/FRANKFURT – (Reuters) – In the days after a new virus was identified in China on Dec. 31, global central bankers fell back on past experience for a comforting early analysis. FILE PHOTO: A man wearing a face mask walks past a shop of a French luxury cosmetic brand Lancome …

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Samsung poised to benefit from China virus woes afflicting Apple, other rivals

Samsung poised to benefit from China virus woes afflicting Apple, other rivals

SEOUL (Reuters) – Samsung Electronics stands to be a major beneficiary of the China production problems announced by rival Apple Inc on Monday, reaping the rewards of a decade-long bet on low-cost smartphone manufacturing in Vietnam. FILE PHOTO: Attendees look at a Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G smartphone during Samsung …

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