Monday Feb 24
Morning markets: soy, coffee, sugar futures maintain appeal
Chinese price data for new homes was deemed disappointing in showing growth of "only" 9.6% in the top 70 cities in the year to January, down from 9.9% in December and the first slowdown in a year.
Wheat market reverses losses; Robust corn imports for Europe
Soycomplex Beans closed narrowly mixed with the strong export pace supporting the market despite the notion that another record large South American crop is almost upon us.
Carnivorous fish attack in Argentina injures 70 bathers
A shoal of piranhas has attacked bathers in the Argentinian province of Rosario, injuring 70 people and resulting in amputations.
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70 people injured in Argentine fish attack
About 70 people were injured Wednesday when a swarm of carnivorous fish attacked at a beach near the city of Rosario, on the Parana River, Argentina's state-run Telam news agency reported.
Piranha attack in Argentina leaves more than 60 hurt
A seven-year-old child had to have part of his finger amputated after the fish attack in the Rio Parana near Rosaria, about 300 kilometres north of Buenos Aires, La Capital newspaper reported.