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Should young kids have smartphones? These parents in Europe linked arms and said no

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BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Try saying “no” when a child asks for a smartphone. What comes after, parents everywhere can attest, begins with some variation of: “Everyone has one. Why can’t I?”…
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Investors prime for BOJ by shorting the short end of bonds

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SINGAPORE/HONG KONG, June 21 (Reuters) – As global fund managers and other investors gird for the Bank of Japan’s stated gradual exit from ultra-easy policy settings, they are short-selling the shortest tenor government bonds and positionin…

U.S. urges Britain to pick a date for stock market shake up

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Britain should set a date for halving the time it takes to settle a stock trade – and stick with it, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission Chair Gary Gensler said on Thursday.…
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Stock market today: Nvidia keeps flying and helps keep Wall Street near its records

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NEW YORK (AP) — Nvidia, the chip company that’s become Wall Street’s most influential stock, is rising again and helping to keep U.S. indexes around their record highs despite a mixed set of reports on the economy.…
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The Tories will leave one great green legacy that few noticed Labour must build upon it

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As day-trippers to the British seaside enjoy fish and chips and a bracing paddle, they may notice, as they gaze out to sea, one of the great hidden legacies of this Conservative government: offshore wind power.…
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Stock market today: Asian stocks are mixed after US markets were closed for Juneteenth

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HONG KONG (AP) — Asian stocks were mixed in thin trading Thursday after U.S. markets were closed in observance of Juneteenth.
U.S. futures and oil prices also were mixed.
Tokyo’s Nikkei 225 index gained 0.2% to 38,633.02.…
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Stock market today: Asian stocks mostly lower after US markets were closed for Juneteenth

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HONG KONG (AP) — Asian stocks mostly fell Thursday in thin trading after U.S. markets were closed Wednesday in observance of Juneteenth.
U.S. futures and oil prices were mixed.
Tokyo’s Nikkei 225 index edged 0.1% higher to 38,324.10.…
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Why automakers are backtracking on their ambitious EV game plans

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As summer unfolds with spring in the rear-view mirror, sales staff at car dealerships across the country are clearing out inventory to make way for the new 2025 models coming in the fall.…
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Business Brief: Salmon run

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In today’s edition: The big music streamers are warning Canadians might be facing higher prices, the federal government is casting its plan to end open-net fish farms, and TD’s takeover of a U.S.…
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Business investment in UK ‘rock bottom’ of G7 nations for third year in a row

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The UK had the lowest rates of business investment out of all G7 nations for a third year in a row, a new report has claimed.
The economies of the US, Canada, France, Germany, Italy and Japan are all said to have attracted higher levels of funding from…