LONDON (Reuters) – Sales at Tesco fell 1 percent year on year in the 12 weeks to May 22, according to industry data published on Wednesday, showing signs of stabilisation for Britain’s biggest supermarket chain in a tough market for the “Big Four” players.
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BEIJING/TOKYO (Reuters) – Factory activity in Asia failed to speed up in May as the region’s export-driven businesses struggled for new orders in a slow global economy, surveys released on Wednesday showed.
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TOKYO (Reuters) – Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will announce on Wednesday that the government has decided to delay a scheduled sales tax hike by two-and-a-half years, putting his plans for fiscal reforms on the back burner amid more weakness in the economy.
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SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – An agreement on Tuesday by four major U.S. internet companies to block illegal hate speech from their services in Europe within 24 hours shows the tight corner the companies find themselves in as they face mounting pressure to monitor and control content.
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HAMBURG (Reuters) – The crash of a missing EgyptAir [EGY.UL] jet has strengthened the case for “black boxes” that can pop out of an aircraft before an accident, removing the need for challenging searches on the seabed, Airbus’ most senior engineer said on Tuesday.
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NEW DELHI (Reuters) – In late 2014, the knives were out for India’s central bank governor Raghuram Rajan.
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LONDON (Reuters) – Britain would introduce an Australian-style points-based immigration system if it voted to leave the European Union, the Out campaign said on Wednesday, ratcheting up the pressure on a key issue ahead of the June 23 referendum.
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