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China on edge as Shanghai closes businesses, quarantines close contacts

China on edge as Shanghai closes businesses, quarantines close contacts

Shanghai has imposed a new round of business closures and close-contact coronavirus quarantines as China reels from unprecedented protests against Xi Jinping’s zero-Covid policies and censorship. Confusion over the future of pandemic controls in the world’s most populous country has deepened after protesters took to the streets in at least 18 cities. Police and security …

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European markets edge lower as investors assess economic outlook

European markets edge lower as investors assess economic outlook

October wholesale price inflation in Germany well below expectations Germany’s producer price index came in at -4.2% month on month in October, the Federal Statistical Office said on Monday, well below Reuters consensus forecast for a 0.9 increase. %. On an annual basis, wholesale prices rose 34.5%, below expectations of a 41.5% slope. -Elliot Smith …

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European markets edge lower as investors assess economic outlook

European markets edge lower as investors assess economic outlook

October wholesale price inflation in Germany well below expectations Germany’s producer price index came in at -4.2% month on month in October, the Federal Statistical Office said on Monday, well below Reuters consensus forecast for a 0.9 increase. %. On an annual basis, wholesale prices rose 34.5%, below expectations of a 41.5% slope. -Elliot Smith …

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