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Asian Shares Wilt, Yen Firms as Korean Tensions Rise

Asian shares withered on Tuesday and the yen firmed against the backdrop of rising tensions on the Korean Peninsula, and as investors awaited fresh signals about the U.S. monetary policy…

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China Will Restrict Oil Exports to North Korea

China will soon begin restricting oil exports to North Korea, the country’s Commerce Ministry announced Saturday, marking a major step by Pyongyang’s top ally and trading partner to further isolate…

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U.S., Asian Shares Dip After N. Korean Missile Launch

U.S. stock futures and Asian shares dipped after North Korea fired another missile over Japan into the Pacific Ocean on Friday, demonstrating Pyongyang’s defiance in the face of intensifying sanctions.…

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Permanent Delaware River Drilling Ban in Works

A seven-year moratorium on natural gas development near the Delaware River would be replaced by a permanent ban under a proposal that’s being developed by the agency that oversees the…

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Asian Stocks Mixed After Wall Street Gains

Asian stock markets were mostly higher Tuesday after Wall Street gained as investors looked ahead to this week’s gathering of central bankers in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. The Shanghai Composite Index…

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