Couple of China headlines this morning - exports forecast, liquidity easing
Lagarde Hints At IMF Being Based In China In Future http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2017-07-24/lagarde-hints-imf-being-based-china-future …
BOJ June meeting minutes out now (a bit dated given July meeting last week)
Australian Q2 inflation data due this week - preview
Japan press - Abe adviser urges reappointment of BOJ Governor Kuroda
Join us for a grand tour through Asian economic data due today!
South Korea, US: Clash of Alliance, Trade
Forexlive Americas FX news wrap: Dollar is little changed as market await Fed decision
FOMC meeting this week, what to expect (more previews)
Nasdaq closes at record high. Alphabet earnings after the close.
Crude oil futures settlement at $46.34/BBL
McCain office: Senator McCain looks forward to returning to the United States Senate tomorrow to continue working on important legislation
Trump job approval tops 50% in WV, ND, SD, MT, WY, AL, OK, KS, KY, AR, ID, NE, TN, LA, and AK via new Gallup data.
U.S. SENATE WILL VOTE TUESDAY ON WHETHER TO OPEN DEBATE ON HEALTHCARE BILL, SENATE MAJORITY LEADER MITCH MCCONNELL SAYS
McConnell on the floor: "The vote will occur tomorrow." But he doesn't say when the vote to proceed to the health care bill will unfold
Giuliani squashes rumor re: AG post & supports Jeff Session's recusal decision on matters related to 2016 Election.
Jared gives a statement today related to his interview for the ongoing Russia probes..
Tillerson thinking about resigning soon: report http://hill.cm/MSpZsIa
WH says Trump today will urge Senate to go ahead this wk w/"motion to proceed" to health care bill even though fate of the vote is unclear
Scaramucci seemingly takes pardons off the table. Fwiw.
Kushner-just 4 contacts with Russians during presidential campaign & transition , none improper. Never colluded with any Foreign Gov't.
How the Catholic Church ties in to Poland's judicial reform http://p.dw.com/p/2h2Ep
Japan inks defense deal with Germany amid China threat http://p.dw.com/p/2h2oK
David Davis favourite among Tory members to succeed Theresa May - but more favour "don't know" http://bit.ly/2eFh2V0
#GrenfellTower Why the ACM panels were not in breach of the building regulations (although they should have been):
Call for public agencies to use state properties http://dlvr.it/PY8s4b
Tsipras and Varoufakis go public with spat http://dlvr.it/PY8WnS
Rosier outlook for Italian economy as IMF ups forecast http://dlvr.it/PY5pBz
Ryanair makes 'non-binding' offer for Alitalia http://dlvr.it/PY364j
Macron set for celeb-filled week as Bono and Rihanna visit Elysée http://dlvr.it/PY4S6d
Protesters wall off access to French migrant shelter http://dlvr.it/PY4Rvh
How the German car industry is trying to avoid a 'total meltdown' of its reputation http://dlvr.it/PY44yW
Turkey backtracks on terror financing charge against German companies http://dlvr.it/PY3h9M
Italy, Ipsos poll: M5S-EFDD: 28% PD-S&D: 27% ↓ FI-EPP: 15% ↑ LN-ENF: 15% FdI-*: 5% ↑ MDP-S&D: 4% ↑ AP-EPP: 2%... http://fb.me/2di9mF0nR
Update on the chainsaw attack incident...
Catalan First Minister Puigdemont has gone on a bit of a tweet rant against Spanish government (ministerial) spokesman: a fight over money.
BREAKING: Israeli forces begin removal of metal detectors from al-Aqsa gates, says director of mosque, more soon on http://aljazeera.com
Libyan Coast Guard rescues 278 immigrants off west Tripoli shores http://www.libyanexpress.com/libyan-coast-guard-rescues-278-immigrants-off-west-tripoli-shores/ …
Taliban Bomb Attack Kills 35 in Afghan Capital, Kabul
Hezbollah Fighters Make Rapid Advances against Terrorists in Arsal
Iran, Iraq Sign Pact to Enhance Military Ties
Syrian Army Advances Towards ISIS Stronghold of Raqqa
'Sovereignty rights should be respected', Muslim states should act in unity: Turkish & Qatari joint statement. #QatarCrisis"
LIBYA CRUDE OIL PRODUCTION IS SAID TO RISE TO 1.083M B/D
According to police the migrants are all from Syria and the boat is believed to have come from Mersin in Turkey.
A map showing SAA progress on northern axis to Dayr az Zawr....progress on southern axis by SAA not shown but SAA approaching As Suhknah.
SAA captures hilltops that will give pro-government forces total fire control over al-Sukhnah.
Not surprising. Any good journalist with sources on the ground knew that Nusra was the De facto ruler already long time ago. @akhbar