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Pacific island nations turn to Beijing-backed AIIB as pandemic sinks economies 7:57pm EST

SYDNEY/WELLINGTON (Reuters) - Pacific island nations are turning to China-led agencies to plug funding gaps in their pandemic-ravaged budgets after exhausting financing options from traditional western partners, stoking fears the region is becoming more dependent on Beijing.  Full Article

 
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Canada's Trans Mountain pipeline sees fortunes shine after KXL's demise 7:22am EST 

WINNIPEG/OTTAWA (Reuters) - The expansion of Canada's government-owned Trans Mountain pipeline assumes greater importance for the oil sector after the cancellation of rival Keystone XL reduced future options to carry crude, potential buyers say.  Full Article  

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Deutsche Bank starts probe in relation to engagement with some clients 5:57pm EST 

(Reuters) - Deutsche Bank AG said on Sunday it began a probe in relation to engagement with some clients after the Financial Times reported earlier that the German lender was investigating the alleged mis-selling of investment banking products.  Full Article