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World shares fall after China protests Huawei exec’s arrest

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Singapore, Dec 10 (AP) - Shares fell in Europe and Asia on Monday after China demanded the release of a senior executive of telecoms supplier Huawei Technologies, as the two sides prepared for negotiations on trade and other issues.
KEEPING SCORE: In Europe, Germany's DAX lost 1.0 percent to 10,684.93 and the CAC 40 in France de-clined 0.7 percent to 4,778.18. Britain's FTSE 100 dropped 0.4 percent to 6,753.57. Wall Street was set to open lower. Dow futures fell 0.4 percent to 24,345.00. The...

Vegetable prices fall on supply glut

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Satkhira: The oversupply of vegetables is forcing farmers in Satkhira to sell their produces at lower prices, raising fears that they will not be able to get back their production costs.
Although Satkhira has recorded a bumper production this season, traders and farmers say...

Rioting engulfs Paris as anger grows over high French taxes

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Paris, Dec 9 (AP) - The rumble of armored police trucks and the hiss of tear gas filled central Paris on Sat-urday, as French riot police fought to contain thousands of yellow-vested protesters venting their anger against the government in a movement that has grown more violent by the week.

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