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Asia energy firms dive with oil, Trump-Kim hopes provide optimism

Energy firms plunged with oil prices in Asia Monday after Saudi Arabia and Russia signalled they could lift output, while indications Donald Trump’s summit with Kim Jong Un could be back on provided support to equity markets.Both main contracts tanked …

Europe’s largest wooden building awaits salvation off Istanbul

Looking up at the giant wooden edifice looming over him, Erol Baytas shakes his head.”I don’t think it will survive another winter,” he says, broken tiles and boards strewn at his feet.Built at the end of the 19th century on an island off Istanbul, thi…