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Foreign labors in Taiwan shout slogans during a May Day rally in Taipei, Taiwan, Sunday, May 1, 2016. Thousands of protesters from different labor groups staged a rally on a street to ask for raising minimum wage and shorter working hours.
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Psychologist Ozgur Cengiz, whose grandparents emigrated from Turkey as guest workers sits his office during an interview with the Associated Press in Berlin, Germany, Wednesday, March 9, 2016. Germany is seeking to quickly integrate migrants into nation’s society and labor force after arrival of over 1 million last year, with Syrians making up the largest group.
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A Wall Street sign in front of the flag-draped facade of the New York Stock Exchange. Global stock markets mostly fell Friday, April 29, 2016, after Wall Street slid and Japan's central bank surprised markets by putting off possible additional stimulus.
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A search and rescue vessel patrols off the island of Turoey, near Bergen, Norway, as emergency workers on the shoreline attend the scene after a helicopter crashed believed to be have 13 people aboard, Friday April 29, 2016. The helicopter carrying around 13 people from an offshore oil field crashed Friday near the western Norwegian city of Bergen, police said. Many are feared dead. (Marit Hommedal / NTB scanpix via AP) NORWAY OUT
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The euro sculpture in front of the headquarters of the European Central Bank, ECB, in Frankfurt, Germany. The eurozone economy has finally recouped all the ground lost in the recessions of the past eight years after official figures Friday April 29, 2016. showed that the 19-country single currency bloc expanded by a quarterly rate of 0.6 percent in the first three months of the year.
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A currency trader walks by the screen showing the Korea Composite Stock Price Index (KOSPI) at the foreign exchange dealing room in Seoul, South Korea, Friday, April 29, 2016. Asian stocks were mixed Friday after Wall Street slid and Japan's central bank surprised markets by putting off possible additional stimulus.
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Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a campaign stop Wednesday, April 27, 2016, in Indianapolis.
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Trader Tommy Kalikas, center, works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Thursday, April 28, 2016. Stocks are opening broadly lower on Wall Street as traders look over the latest batch of earnings and deal news.
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From left, German Transportation Minister Alexander Dobrindt, German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble and German Minister for Economic Affairs and Energy, Sigmar Gabriel, address the media during a joint press conference in Berlin, Germany, Wednesday, April 27, 2016. Germany plans to subsidize electric cars in a bid to help the country's auto industry compete in the global market for the growingly-popular and environmentally friendly vehicles.
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Tommaso Di Ruzza, director of the Vatican Financial Information Authority, left, flanked by Rene Brulhart, president of the Vatican Financial Information Authority, talks to the media during a briefing to present the Vatican financial oversight report, at the Vatican, Thursday, April 28, 2016. The Vatican's financial watchdog said Thursday it received 544 reports of suspicious financial transactions last year, thanks in part to beefed-up efforts to flag potential tax cheats who are using the Vatican bank to hide money.
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People pass by a poster advertising LG Electronics' G5 smartphone at Seoul Railway Station in Seoul, South Korea, Thursday, April 28, 2016. LG Electronics Inc. reported a stunning jump in its first-quarter earnings as its high-end home appliance sales offset a loss for its smartphone business.
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A man walks by the Sony Building at Ginza shopping district in Tokyo. Sony Corp. reported an 88.4 billion yen ($818 million) loss in January-March, a smaller flow of red ink than a year earlier, but it postponed Thursday, April 28, 2016, giving its annual outlook until May, citing damage from major earthquakes in southwestern Japan earlier this month. The quakes shut down Sony Semiconductor Manufacturing Corp.'s Kumamoto Technology Center, which makes image sensors and other devices.
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Mineral formations inside an abandoned gold mine once exploded by the British, in Egypt's eastern desert, between Luxor and Hurghada. Essential for ancient artifacts like the famed burial mask of Tutankhamun and still highly desired in Middle Eastern culture today, gold has been mined in Egypt for millennia. But experts say the country is heavily underexplored and that modern technology now allows much deeper excavation of the ancient sites shown on Pharaonic treasure maps. If developed, gold and mineral mining could prove a boon to the country at a time it is desperate for foreign currency, and provide jobs for its burgeoning population of 90 million.
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A woman walks past an electronic stock indicator of a securities firm in Tokyo, Thursday, April 28, 2016. Japanese stocks rallied Thursday as the latest economic data spurred hopes for more central bank stimulus, leading gains in other Asian benchmarks after the Fed left interest rates unchanged.
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Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen speaks during a news conference after the Federal Open Market Committee meeting in Washington. When the Federal Reserve chose Wednesday, April 27, 2016, not to raise its key interest rate, it nevertheless made clear that its next move will be another increase.
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Shoppers walk at a shopping district in Tokyo. Japan reports its industrial production rose in March while core inflation fell 0.3 percent. The date released Thursday, April 28, 2016, raised expectations that the Bank of Japan may tweak its already lavish monetary stimulus to better support a recovery for the world's third-largest economy.
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