Every S&P 500 sector fell heavily, with big-name technology stocks like Facebook and Apple among the biggest drags on the USA market. The 10-year Treasury yield remained at 3.20 per cent, about where it was late on Tuesday, after earlier touching 3.24 per cent.
Khashoggi back to Saudi Arabia and lay hands on him there. Wednesday's Turkish media reports were the most detailed accounts yet of what they say is the Turkish government's investigation into Khashoggi's disappearance. The men are said to have then left for the private jet enclosure Istanbul's Ataturk airport. Both aircraft later returned to Riyadh with one stopping in Dubai and the other in Egypt, it was claimed .
The RRR cut would not create depreciation pressure on the yuan, the PBOC said, adding that the central bank would keep the foreign exchange markets stable. "The trade war's impact on the economy is showing". Chinese stocks fell in their biggest one-day drop since February after markets re-opened following a week-long holiday in China , with the Shanghai-Shenzhen CSI 300 index down more than 4 percent for only the second time in more than 2-1/2 years.
China has pledged to ignore U.S. sanctions and keep buying Iranian oil. Oil prices held little changed on Tuesday, as more evidence emerged that crude exports from Iran are declining in the run-up to the reimposition of USA sanctions, while a hurricane moved across the Gulf of Mexico.
Obstfeld said financial markets have overly emphasised short-term movements in China's currency, adding that the yuan has often quickly recovered from periods of volatility in recent years. The IMF chief economist said that while government officials have been moving to rein in China's credit expansion, it was understandable they would take steps to boost growth in the face of trade tensions with the U.S., and these have impacted short-term economic growth, affecting the yuan.
Several Facebook users have reported their accounts were cloned after they received a duplicate friend request message asking them to forward the message to friends. This prompts everyone else who receives it to believe their accounts may have also been cloned. Apparently this is a hoax and I am getting SPAMMED with them.