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Tentative deal reached to avoid new US government shutdown: media

Tentative deal reached to avoid new #US government shutdown: media

12/2/2019 6:35:00 AM

Tentative deal reached to avoid new US government shutdown: media

[WASHINGTON] US congressional negotiators have reached an agreement in principle to avoid a new government shutdown at the end of the week, senators announced Monday, cited by US media. Read more at The Business Times.

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Singapore sees ‘several important lessons’ from Tan Tock Seng Hospital COVID-19 cluster

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US lawmakers reach tentative border funding deal to avert shutdownWASHINGTON (BLOOMBERG, REUTERS) - US House and Senate negotiators said on Monday (Feb 11) night they have reached an “agreement in principle” on border security funding that would avert a second government shutdown on Friday, when funding is due to expire for the Department of Homeland Security, the Justice Department and several other federal agencies.. Read more at straitstimes.com.

US destroyers sail near disputed Spratly Islands in South China Sea amid trade tensionsWASHINGTON: Two US warships sailed near islands claimed by China in the South China Sea on Monday (Feb 11), a US official told Reuters, in a move ...

US destroyers sail in disputed South China Sea amid trade tensionsWASHINGTON: Two US warships sailed near islands claimed by China in the South China Sea on Monday (Feb 11), a US official told Reuters, a move ...

Manulife US Reit Q4 DPU up 7.7% to 1.53 US centsMANULIFE US Reit’s fourth quarter distribution per unit (DPU) rose almost 8 per cent, boosted by contributions from properties acquired in 2017 and 2018. Read more at The Business Times.

Withdrawal of US forces in Syria likely to start in 'weeks': US generalABOARD A US MILITARY AIRCRAFT (REUTERS) - The United States is likely just weeks away from starting the withdrawal of ground troops from Syria ordered by President Donald Trump, the top US commander overseeing American forces in the Middle East said on Sunday (Feb 10).. Read more at straitstimes.com.

US: Wall St opens higher as US-China trade talks restart[NEW YORK] US stocks opened higher on Monday as the latest round of trade talks between the world's largest economies began in Beijing, while US lawmakers attempted to hammer out a deal to avoid another government shutdown. Read more at The Business Times.

US jury orders Takeda to pay Bayer US$155 million over hemophilia drugA U.S. jury has ordered Takeda Pharmaceutical Co's Baxalta unit to pay Bayer AG US$155.19 million for infringing a patent related to a Baxalta ...

US banks BB&T and SunTrust announce US$66b mergerNEW YORK: BB&T and SunTrust announced on Thursday (Feb 7) they will combine in a US$66 billion transaction to create a regional banking giant in ...

Fiat Chrysler paid US US$77 million in fuel economy penalties in 2018Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV told Reuters on Thursday it paid US$77 million in U.S. civil penalties late last year for failing to meet 2016 model ...

Trumps orders government to prioritise artificial intelligenceWASHINGTON: President Donald Trump on Monday (Feb 11) ordered the US administration to give greater priority to artificial intelligence, a move ... We really want to tell a joke about the need for artificial intelligence and the blundering in the White House. We do.