King Salman also assured President Trump of Saudi Arabia's support to the US and told him that directives had been issued to Saudi security agencies to fully cooperate with the US security agencies
Popolare di Bari, the biggest bank in Italy's underdeveloped south, has long been seen as a potential rescue candidate after piling up losses due to impaired loans.
The decreases in imports and exports suggested the White House's "America First" agenda, marked by a 17-month trade war with China, was reducing trade flows.
Economists polled by Reuters had forecast claims increasing to 215,000 in the latest week.
Exports were up by 0.8%
Last year ING, the Netherlands' largest financial services provider, admitted criminals had been able to launder money through its accounts
The tax audit comes at a delicate time for the carmaker which is finalising talks with PSA
Rome will present a comprehensive proposal on the banking union and monetary union reforms, minister Roberto Gualtieri added.
The ruling African National Congress has pledged to accelerate land reform
European Union finance ministers backed on Thursday plans to strengthen the bloc's powers to combat money laundering
A new Chinese company law aims to extend similar rights to joint ventures with foreign investors as those enjoyed by domestic firms
Oil prices also rebound as Russia and Saudi Arabia agree to maintain production cuts ahead of Opec+ meeting
If the Fed lowers interest rate, expect the U.S. dollar to slide
Brexit uncertainty and the threat of withdrawal without a trade deal has placed pressure on the pound