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Anti-government protest held in Albania over rising costs

Thousands of Albanian opposition supporters on Saturday protested the country's cost-of-living crisis, blaming it on the center-left government.Opposition supporters ga

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Foreign companies expected to remain in China: World Bank official

Despite the possibility that foreign direct investment may not maintain the same level as last year, the long-term trend is that companies here for the Chinese market c

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Automobiles restrain U.S. consumer spending, monthly inflation slowing

Shoppers carry bags of purchased merchandise at the King of Prussia Mall, the largest retail shopping space in the U.S., in King of Prussia, Pennsylvania, U.S., December 8, 2018. /Reuters U.S.

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Malaysians in need are hanging white flags outside their homes

People in Malaysia are hanging white flags outside their homes to signal that they need food or other kinds of help. The flags are a lifeline for low-income families that have been impacted by the co

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Images of police and protesters clashing in Bogota

Police and protesters clash during continuing anti-government demonstrations triggered by proposed tax increases on public services, fuel, wages, and pensions i

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US Treasury calls for stricter cryptocurrency rules, IRS reporting for transfers over $10K

President Biden’s vision for an empowered, expanded IRS is poised to have a big impact on cryptocurrency trading.According to a new report from the U.S. Treasury Department, the administration w

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Expert: Washington playing a 'losing game' with China

The U.S. policy towards China is "a losing game" with "no plan beyond an aggressive opening," said former U.S. Assistant Secretary of Defense for International Security Affairs Chas W Freeman Jr. in

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