Macron promises tough talk at first meeting with Putin

CNBC’s Claire Fournier comments upon how frosty relations are between France and Russia, as French President Emmanuel Macron is set to meet Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday.

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Samsung Electronics says may add NAND capacity at China plant amid demand surge

SEOUL (Reuters) - Tech giant Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said on Monday it is considering adding NAND memory chip production capacity at its manufacturing base in China amid an industry-wide boom that will likely fuel record sales for memory suppliers.

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As Fed raises rates, aim is not to roil markets, Williams says

(Reuters) - The U.S. economy is at or near the Federal Reserve's goals of full employment and stable prices, San Francisco Fed President John Williams said, adding that the U.S. central bank wants to make sure markets stay calm as it slowly returns int...

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British Airways flights returning to normal after damaging IT collapse

LONDON (Reuters) - British Airways was operating most of its flights from London's two largest airports on Monday after a computer system failure stranded thousands of passengers over a holiday weekend and turned into a public relations disaster.

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Dollar edges up, markets take North Korea missile test in stride

TOKYO (Reuters) - The dollar edged higher against a basket of currencies on Monday, moving away from last week's 6-1/2-month lows and shrugging off news of North Korea's latest missile test as investor attention turned to the Federal Reserve's expected...

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Italian banks sink on early election worries

LONDON (Reuters) - Concern over Italy's banks and Britain's national election dominated holiday-thinned European financial markets on Monday, from back off two-year highs.

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Lenovo’s struggling mobile business sets sight on high-end market

HONG KONG (Reuters) - After a bruising fall from its spot as the world's third-largest mobile phone maker following its acquisition of Motorola three years ago, China's Lenovo Group Ltd is counting on a push upmarket to stop the bleeding in its smartp...

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