Greece to raise cash withdrawal limit, paper says
ATHENS (Reuters) - Greece may loosen further capital restrictions imposed since the summer of 2015, raising the monthly limit of cash that can be withdrawn from bank accounts by at least 74 percent, Greek newspaper Kathimerini reported on Thursday.
China says it hopes North Korea-U.S. summit proceeds smoothly
BEIJING, May 24 (Reuters) - China said on Thursday that it hopes a planned summit between the leaders of North Korea and the United States can proceed smoothly, after U.S. President Donald Trump cast further doubt over whether the meeting would go ahead.
Syrian state media says U.S. hit army posts, U.S. denies
BEIRUT (Reuters) - Syrian state media reported that the U.S.-led coalition fighting Islamic State struck Syrian army positions in eastern Syria early on Thursday, but the U.S. military denied knowledge of it.
Trump versus Rwanda in trade battle over used clothes
KIGALI/ABIDJAN (Reuters) - Early last year, weeks after Donald Trump was sworn in as president, a little known American trade association filed a petition with the U.S. Trade Representative.
U.S. aluminum firm Novelis expands in China amid trade friction
BEIJING, May 24 (Reuters) - U.S. aluminum firm Novelis Inc said it would invest about $180 million to double its automotive aluminum body sheet capacity in China, as it seeks to tap demand from the country's growing electric vehicle (EV) sector.
Thailand arrests senior monks in temple raids to clean up Buddhism
BANGKOK (Reuters) - Thai police raided four Buddhist temples on Thursday, arresting several prominent monks and worshippers in the year's biggest such operation amid a crackdown on illegal financial dealings by temples.
INSIGHT-Trump versus Rwanda in trade battle over used clothes
KIGALI/ABIDJAN, May 24 (Reuters) - Early last year, weeks after Donald Trump was sworn in as president, a little known American trade association filed a petition with the U.S. Trade Representative.
RPT-COLUMN-Populism surge intensifies spotlight on economic, market orthodoxy: McGeever
LONDON, May 23 (Reuters) - The leader of the free world is trash-talking globalization and advocating trade tariffs, another president says inflation is caused by high interest rates, and the incoming government of a G7 country wants 250 billion euros of national debt written off.
Investigators in MH17 crash to make public appeal
BUNNIK, Netherlands (Reuters) - Investigators will appeal to the public on Thursday to assist in their inquiries into the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 nearly four years ago over eastern Ukraine.
Israel plans 2,500 new settler homes in West Bank: defense minister
JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel's defense minister said on Thursday he plans to seek approval next week for the construction of some 2,500 new homes in Jewish settlements in the occupied West Bank.
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