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www.malaymail.com
Malay Mail
· Bursa remains at six-month high in early trade  
Overseas, investors will digest a barrage of corporate earnings releases from the US, of which analysts are predicting -44.6 per cent year-on-year in earnings contraction for the second quarter 2020.
www.theage.com.au
The Age
· The oil cartel confronts the pandemic dilemma  
On some estimates, stocks grew by nearly two million barrels a day in the June quarter, the biggest rate of increase since the data was first collected in the mid 1950s.
seekingalpha.com
Seeking Alpha
· Yamana Gold: I Remain Bullish After Preliminary Q2 2020 Results  
In the second quarter, the company had to deal with ramping up operations at Canadian Malartic and Cerro Moro which were hit by virus containment measures, so it’s especially interesting to see how the company completed this task.
en.yna.co.kr
Yonhap News
· Most bond experts eye BOK rate freeze in July: poll  
In late May, the central bank slashed its policy rate by a quarter percentage point to a record low of 0.50 percent in a bid to help cushion the economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.
www.malaymail.com
Malay Mail
· Better food for world’s poor could hike climate-changing emissions, says UN report  
In Indonesia, more than a third of children under five are stunted and a quarter of all adults are overweight or obese.
seekingalpha.com
Seeking Alpha
· Nathan's Famous: Increased Risk And Limited Upside Signal That It's Time To Sell  
We believe that Nathan’s Famous will see a tremendous decrease in revenue figures over the next few quarters, and economic factors pose great challenges for the company to not only grow in the short-term but sustain its current financial figures.
en.yna.co.kr
Yonhap News
· (News Focus) Pandemic-hit movie industry banks on summer rebound  
Brokerage houses also chimed in by saying that the cinema industry bottomed out in the second quarter, and the July-August season is likely to be a crucial juncture for the cinema multiplexes' rebound, they said.
seekingalpha.com
Seeking Alpha
· Comcast: Elbowing Its Way Into The Streaming Wars  
Effectively, the company lost 409,000 subscribers in the past quarter, but it hiked prices by 4.1% leading to flat revenue growth.
www.france24.com
FRANCE 24
· Virus-hit Singapore plunges into recession as economy shrinks 41%  
Singapore plunged into recession in the second quarter as growth fell 41.2 percent quarter-on-quarter with the trade-dependent economy hammered by the coronavirus, preliminary data showed Tuesday.
www.malaymail.com
Malay Mail
· Singapore economy enters recession, Q2 GDP plunges record 41.2pc  
SINGAPORE, July 14 — Singapore’s economy slipped into recession in the second quarter, contracting by a record 41.2 per cent from the previous three months and is facing its biggest slump ever this year as coronavirus lockdown steps hammer the trade-reliant city-state.