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Europe Stocks Track Hong Kong Rebound on Stimulus; Gold Falls

European stocks rose, erasing their weekly retreat, following a rebound in Hong Kong as China stepped up targeted support for its economy. Gold headed for its largest weekly decline in two months before a U.S. payrolls report that may help determine when the Federal Reserve increases interest rates.

NASA: Liquid Water Found on Mars

NASA announced scientists have discovered liquid water on Mars. Jim Green, NASA director of planetary science, explains at a news conference. (Source: Bloomberg)

Singapore Schools Open After 1st Closure in 12 Years on Haze

Singapore schools reopened on Monday after pollution from Indonesian forest fires led to their first closure in 12 years on Friday, while Malaysia closed more education institutions as the air quality remains unhealthy in some areas near Kuala Lumpur.

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OMV Petrom London Listing Awaits Oil Prices Rise, Fund Says

Fondul Proprietatea SA, Romania’s largest closed-end fund, is waiting for the price of oil to start increasing and open a window of opportunity for listing some of its shares in OMV Petrom SA in London, said Greg Konieczny, the fund’s manager.

Emerging Stocks Gain Sixth Day as Fed Rate Speculation Builds

Emerging-market stocks headed for their biggest six-day rally since 2011 and a gauge of currencies jumped to a seven-week high as investors became increasingly confident that the Federal Reserve will refrain from increasing U.S. interest rates until next year.