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Reuters
From hinterland to wonderland: China's 'teapot' refinery boomtownsand work-life balance are better here than back in Beijing. "Life is much less
From hinterland to wonderland: China's 'teapot' refinery boomtowns
Reuters / Posted 21 hours ago
and work-life balance are better here than back in Beijing. "Life is much less stressful than in big cities," he said. (Reporting by Meng Meng and Chen Aizhu; Additional reporting by Haoyu Jiang and Henning Gloystein; Editing by Alex Rich... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
From hinterland to wonderland: China's 'teapot' refinery boomtownsand work-life balance are better here than back in Beijing. "Life is much less
From hinterland to wonderland: China's 'teapot' refinery boomtowns
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 21 hours ago
and work-life balance are better here than back in Beijing. "Life is much less stressful than in big cities," he said. (Reporting by Meng Meng and Chen Aizhu; Additional reporting by Haoyu Jiang and Henning Gloystein; Editing by Alex Rich... Read more
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Reuters
Japan an alluring target for Standard Bank ATM thievesat RSA, the security division of data storage firm EMC (EMC.N). Last year hack
Japan an alluring target for Standard Bank ATM thieves
Reuters / Posted yesterday
at RSA, the security division of data storage firm EMC (EMC.N). Last year hackers broke into Japan's pension system and leaked more than a million cases of personal data. (Reporting By Jeremy Wagstaff and Taiga Uranaka; Editing by Alex Richar... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Chinese magnate not planning huge splurge after buying Aston Villaof much bigger rivals such as Spain's Barcelona and England's Manchester United
Chinese magnate not planning huge splurge after buying Aston Villa
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
of much bigger rivals such as Spain's Barcelona and England's Manchester United and Arsenal. (Additional reporting by Neil Robinson in London, Sabrina Mao in Beijing and Stella Tsang in Hong Kong; Writing by Will Waterman; Editing by Alex Richards... Read more
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6d
The Star
Chinese magnate not planning huge splurge after buying Aston Villaof much bigger rivals such as Spain's Barcelona and England's Manchester United
Chinese magnate not planning huge splurge after buying Aston Villa
The Star / Posted 6 days ago
of much bigger rivals such as Spain's Barcelona and England's Manchester United and Arsenal. (Additional reporting by Neil Robinson in London, Sabrina Mao in Beijing and Stella Tsang in Hong Kong; Writing by Will Waterman; Editing by Alex Richards... Read more
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6d
Reuters
Search and rescue teams looking for missing EgyptAir plane: airlineinside Egyptian airspace when contact was lost, EygptAir said on Twitter. It sa
Search and rescue teams looking for missing EgyptAir plane: airline
Reuters / Posted 6 days ago
inside Egyptian airspace when contact was lost, EygptAir said on Twitter. It said in later Tweets that the plane was an Airbus A320 and that its last known position was above the Mediterranean Sea. (Writing by Alex Richardson; Editing by Paul... Read more
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6d
The Star
Search and rescue teams looking for missing EgyptAir plane - airlineinside Egyptian airspace when contact was lost, EygptAir said on Twitter. It sa
Search and rescue teams looking for missing EgyptAir plane - airline
The Star / Posted 6 days ago
inside Egyptian airspace when contact was lost, EygptAir said on Twitter. It said in later Tweets that the plane was an Airbus A320 and that its last known position was above the Mediterranean Sea. (Writing by Alex Richardson; Editing by Paul... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
India eyes oil-for-drugs deal with Venezuela to recoup pharma cashthat is stuck in our own Venezuela subsidiary," said Chief Executive Glenn Sald
India eyes oil-for-drugs deal with Venezuela to recoup pharma cash
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
that is stuck in our own Venezuela subsidiary," said Chief Executive Glenn Saldanha in an emailed statement. (Additional reporting by Promit Mukherjee in Mumbai and Alexandra Ulmer in Caracas; Editing by Clara Ferreira Marques and Alex Richa... Read more
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8d
Reuters
Venezuela says better oil loans deal reached with Chinahe said, defying many forecasts of even worse times ahead. (Reporting by Alexa
Venezuela says better oil loans deal reached with China
Reuters / Posted 8 days ago
he said, defying many forecasts of even worse times ahead. (Reporting by Alexandra Ulmer and Corina Pons; Additional reporting by Megha Rajagopalan and Michael Martina in Beijing; Editing by Andrew Cawthorne, Richard Chang and Alex R... Read more
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9d
Reuters
From car parts to condos, faltering Thailand lures Chinese moneyas their second homes. It's a step further in business expansion." ($1 = 35.45
From car parts to condos, faltering Thailand lures Chinese money
Reuters / Posted 9 days ago
as their second homes. It's a step further in business expansion." ($1 = 35.45 baht) (Additional reporting by Pairat Temphairojana, Jutarat Skulpichetrat and Simon Webb in BANGKOK and Kevin Yao in BEIJING; Editing by Simon Webb and Alex Richard... Read more
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10d
Reuters
Fiscal constraints mean BOJ likely to keep helicopter groundedthe money the government spends, Japan can generate inflation as much as it lik
Fiscal constraints mean BOJ likely to keep helicopter grounded
Reuters / Posted 10 days ago
the money the government spends, Japan can generate inflation as much as it likes," he said. "I think such a policy would lack the safeguard against inflation." ($1 = 108.6000 yen) (Additional reporting by Kaori Kaneko; Editing by Alex Richa... Read more
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12d
Channel NewsAsia
New Myanmar government proposes keeping some junta curbs on protestsdissent and put pro-democracy activists behind bars. "I'm sure they will be re
New Myanmar government proposes keeping some junta curbs on protests
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 days ago
dissent and put pro-democracy activists behind bars. "I'm sure they will be revoked completely after discussion in the parliament," said the NLD's Tun Tun Hein. (Additional reporting by Aung Hla Tun and Hnin Yadana Zaw; Editing by Alex Richar... Read more
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12d
The Star
New Myanmar government proposes keeping some junta curbs on protestsdissent and put pro-democracy activists behind bars. "I'm sure they will be re
New Myanmar government proposes keeping some junta curbs on protests
The Star / Posted 12 days ago
dissent and put pro-democracy activists behind bars. "I'm sure they will be revoked completely after discussion in the parliament," said the NLD's Tun Tun Hein. (Additional reporting by Aung Hla Tun and Hnin Yadana Zaw; Editing by Alex Richar... Read more
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14d
Reuters
No big bang, but quiet reforms reshaping China's oil and gas sector"You can call it a bailout or just an asset transfer... getting a more commerci
No big bang, but quiet reforms reshaping China's oil and gas sector
Reuters / Posted 14 days ago
"You can call it a bailout or just an asset transfer... getting a more commercially minded, albeit state-owned, investor to try and increase profitability or minimize losses." (Reporting by Chen Aizhu and Meng Meng; Editing by Alex R... Read more
14d
Channel NewsAsia
China tech workers asleep on the job - with the boss's blessingprovides cots for workers like Xiang to sleep on during late nights. "Actually
China tech workers asleep on the job - with the boss's blessing
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 14 days ago
provides cots for workers like Xiang to sleep on during late nights. "Actually working overtime is a very casual thing," he said. "Because I've invested the whole of my being into this company." (Writing by Jake Spring; Editing by Alex Richar... Read more
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15d
Reuters
China tech workers asleep on the job - with the boss's blessingprovides cots for workers like Xiang to sleep on during late nights. "Actually
China tech workers asleep on the job - with the boss's blessing
Reuters / Posted 15 days ago
provides cots for workers like Xiang to sleep on during late nights. "Actually working overtime is a very casual thing," he said. "Because I've invested the whole of my being into this company." (Writing by Jake Spring; Editing by Alex Richar... Read more
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16d
Channel NewsAsia
Panama Papers law firm apologizes to Chinese bank over leakcoverage of the "Panama Papers" story within its borders, with state media deno
Panama Papers law firm apologizes to Chinese bank over leak
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 16 days ago
coverage of the "Panama Papers" story within its borders, with state media denouncing Western reporting on the leak as biased. (Reporting by Clare Baldwin in Hong Kong, Paul Carsten in Beijing and John Ruwitch in Shanghai; Edited by Alex Richard... Read more
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16d
Channel NewsAsia
Simpler merger code to further boost China's overseas M&A pushmay temporarily hold up that process, but the mid-to-longer term direction in f
Simpler merger code to further boost China's overseas M&A push
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 16 days ago
may temporarily hold up that process, but the mid-to-longer term direction in favor of liberalization is set to continue." (Reporting by Michelle Price and Denny Thomas; Additional reporting by Sue-Lin Wong in Beijing; Editing by Alex Rich... Read more
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16d
Reuters
Simpler merger code to further boost China's overseas M&A pushmay temporarily hold up that process, but the mid-to-longer term direction in f
Simpler merger code to further boost China's overseas M&A push
Reuters / Posted 16 days ago
may temporarily hold up that process, but the mid-to-longer term direction in favor of liberalization is set to continue." (Reporting by Michelle Price and Denny Thomas; Additional reporting by Sue-Lin Wong in Beijing; Editing by Alex Rich... Read more
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20d
Leominster Champion
Sky View Middle School | May 6, 2016Olivia Martinez- Reynolds, Jake Mason, Thomas Meeker, Jasmine Morcelo, Lucy Nor
Sky View Middle School | May 6, 2016
Leominster Champion / Posted 20 days ago
Olivia Martinez- Reynolds, Jake Mason, Thomas Meeker, Jasmine Morcelo, Lucy Norton, Jahved Oquendo Oquendo, Dylan Pearson, Alex Richardson, Margarita Ruiz Garcia, Anthony Russo, Ashley Silvera-Gonzalez, Mariah Warpula, Robert Yakusik and Haslet... Read more
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21d
The Star
Dhaka arrests five Bangladeshis deported from Singaporeamong the most economically vulnerable migrant groups in Singapore, due to deep
Dhaka arrests five Bangladeshis deported from Singapore
The Star / Posted 21 days ago
among the most economically vulnerable migrant groups in Singapore, due to deeper poverty at home compared with other major groups. (Reporting by Ruma Paul in DHAKA and Aradhana Aravindan and Marius Zaharia in SINGAPORE; Editing by Alex Richar... Read more
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22d
Channel NewsAsia
Leicester's Thai owners vow to keep unlikely title-winners together"I would have ordered hundreds at the start of the season." (Additional report
Leicester's Thai owners vow to keep unlikely title-winners together
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 22 days ago
"I would have ordered hundreds at the start of the season." (Additional reporting by Pairat Temphairojana, Juarawee Kittisilpa, Amy Sawitta Lefevre, Manunphattr Dhanananphorn and Pracha Hariraksapitak; Editing by Jeremy Gaunt and Alex Rich... Read more
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23d
Channel NewsAsia
BOJ sees little reason to act when households aren't listeningBOJ-watcher. "Three years have passed since the BOJ adopted QQE and, in realit
BOJ sees little reason to act when households aren't listening
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 23 days ago
BOJ-watcher. "Three years have passed since the BOJ adopted QQE and, in reality, it's now fighting a war of attrition. If so, I wonder whether sticking to the same 'shock' strategy would work." (Reporting by Leika Kihara; Editing by Alex Richards... Read more
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23d
Reuters
BOJ sees little reason to act when households aren't listeningBOJ-watcher. "Three years have passed since the BOJ adopted QQE and, in realit
BOJ sees little reason to act when households aren't listening
Reuters / Posted 23 days ago
BOJ-watcher. "Three years have passed since the BOJ adopted QQE and, in reality, it's now fighting a war of attrition. If so, I wonder whether sticking to the same 'shock' strategy would work." (Reporting by Leika Kihara; Editing by Alex Richards... Read more
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26d
Reuters
Uber vs. Ola: How fight for Indian taxi market ended up in courtin the documents was an Ola call center. The source close to Ola denied it mad
Uber vs. Ola: How fight for Indian taxi market ended up in court
Reuters / Posted 26 days ago
in the documents was an Ola call center. The source close to Ola denied it made the calls and said the company's call center number was public information that Uber's team could simply have looked up. (Editing by Paritosh Bansal and Alex Richards... Read more
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26d
Channel NewsAsia
Uber v Ola: How fight for Indian taxi market ended up in courtcentre. The source close to Ola denied it made the calls and said the company'
Uber v Ola: How fight for Indian taxi market ended up in court
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 26 days ago
centre. The source close to Ola denied it made the calls and said the company's call centre number was public information that Uber's team could simply have looked up. (US$1 = 66.5200 Indian rupees) (Editing by Paritosh Bansal and Alex Richard... Read more
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28d
Channel NewsAsia
Ahead of rare North Korea Congress, money trumps Party for mostChina in his off-hours, he said, speaking on condition of anonymity. "At hospi
Ahead of rare North Korea Congress, money trumps Party for most
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 28 days ago
China in his off-hours, he said, speaking on condition of anonymity. "At hospitals, doctors work out their shifts so half of them can go out to sell things, and half can stay to treat patients," he said. (Editing by Tony Munroe and Alex Richard... Read more
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28d
The Star
Ahead of rare North Korea Congress, money trumps Party for mostChina in his off-hours, he said, speaking on condition of anonymity. "At hospi
Ahead of rare North Korea Congress, money trumps Party for most
The Star / Posted 28 days ago
China in his off-hours, he said, speaking on condition of anonymity. "At hospitals, doctors work out their shifts so half of them can go out to sell things, and half can stay to treat patients," he said. (Editing by Tony Munroe and Alex Richard... Read more
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30d
Reuters
Next oil downturn? Looming gasoline glut threatens crude's reboundfuel trader. "The answer is that much will remain unsold and in storage, and on
Next oil downturn? Looming gasoline glut threatens crude's rebound
Reuters / Posted 30 days ago
fuel trader. "The answer is that much will remain unsold and in storage, and once that happens prices will crash." (Additional reporting by Osamu Tsukimori in TOKYO, Jessica Resnick-Ault and Catherine Ngai in NEW YORK; Editing by Alex Rich... Read more
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