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Global markets: stocks down on China exec arrest; oil slips on OPEC decision delay

by_laila_kearney
Global markets: stocks down on China exec arrest; oil slips on OPEC decision delay

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Stock markets around the world sank on Thursday as the arrest of a top Chinese technology executive threatened to strain an already brittle U.S.-China trade relationship, while oil prices fell after OPEC delayed an output decision.