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Times of Malta
China State enterprises ‘account for two-thirds of debt defaults this year’China’s government-run enterprises account for 66.5 per cent of total debt defa
China State enterprises ‘account for two-thirds of debt defaults this year’
Times of Malta / Posted a minute ago
China’s government-run enterprises account for 66.5 per cent of total debt defaults so far this year, China’s official Securities Daily newspaper reported yesterday, citing information from the state asset regulator. Although only six government-run... Read more
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The Economic Times
Rupee capital may soon account for 40% of VC fundsEdited excerpts How has India's venture capital market evolved in the past 20 y
Rupee capital may soon account for 40% of VC funds
The Economic Times / Posted a minute ago
Edited excerpts How has India's venture capital market evolved in the past 20 years, since you began investing? Sethi: The market definitely has become much more scaled, hyperactive, and the quality of entrepreneurs, investors, lawyers, angels and... Read more
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Times of Malta
Money market report for the week ended August 26On Monday, August 22, the European Central Bank (ECB) announced its weekly main
Money market report for the week ended August 26
Times of Malta / Posted a minute ago
On Monday, August 22, the European Central Bank (ECB) announced its weekly main refinancing operation (MRO). The operation was conducted on Tuesday, August 23, and attracted bids from euro area eligible counterparties of €42.78 billion, €1.13 billion... Read more
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Times of Malta
Global central bankers unite in plea for help from governmentsCentral bankers in charge of the vast bulk of the world’s economy delved deep i
Global central bankers unite in plea for help from governments
Times of Malta / Posted a minute ago
Central bankers in charge of the vast bulk of the world’s economy delved deep into the weeds of money markets and interest rates over a three-day conference in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, the US, and emerged with a common plea to their colleagues in the... Read more
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Times of Malta
Iraq plans to sell its oil through Iran if talks with Kurds failIraq’s government would consider selling crude through Iran should talks with t
Iraq plans to sell its oil through Iran if talks with Kurds fail
Times of Malta / Posted a minute ago
Iraq’s government would consider selling crude through Iran should talks with the autonomous Kurdish region on an oil revenue-sharing agreement fail, a senior oil ministry official in Baghdad told Reuters. Iraq’s State Oil Marketing Organisation... Read more
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The Economic Times
Foodpanda eyes fresh funds, may opt for saleThe company recently mandated Mumbai-based mid-market investment bank o3 Capita
Foodpanda eyes fresh funds, may opt for sale
The Economic Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
The company recently mandated Mumbai-based mid-market investment bank o3 Capital for a $40-60 million fund-raise as it initiates talks with investors, people familiar with the matter told TOI. It's not clear if the fund-raise process could eventually... Read more
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The Economic Times
Bullish on large pvt sector banks, select PSBs: Mayuresh Joshi, Angel BrokingIn a chat with ET Now, Mayuresh Joshi, Fund Manager, Angel Broking, says FY18 n
Bullish on large pvt sector banks, select PSBs: Mayuresh Joshi, Angel Broking
The Economic Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
In a chat with ET Now, Mayuresh Joshi, Fund Manager, Angel Broking, says FY18 numbers will appear far more better for the banking industry as a whole. Edited excerpts ET Now: The charts on the Nifty indicate that there is a likelihood that the index... Read more
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Calculated Risk
Shiller House PricesTuesday: • At 9:00 AM ET, b>S&P/Case-Shiller House Price Index for June. Altho
Shiller House Prices
Calculated Risk / Posted 3 minutes ago
Tuesday: • At 9:00 AM ET, b>S&P/Case-Shiller House Price Index for June. Although this is the June report, it is really a 3 month average of April, May and June prices. The consensus is for a 5.2% year-over-year increase in the Comp 20 index for... Read more
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York Daily Record
Hershey and maker of Oreos kiss off merger dealIn a case of bittersweet sorrow, Hershey shares fell more than 11% in afterhour
Hershey and maker of Oreos kiss off merger deal
York Daily Record / Posted 4 minutes ago
In a case of bittersweet sorrow, Hershey shares fell more than 11% in afterhours trading Monday after Mondelez International kissed off a potential deal with the famous chocolate bar maker. Mondelez, the East Hanover, N.J.-based maker of Nabisco and... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Datlabs lifted by new product rangeHARARE: Local pharmaceutical and personal care products manufacturer Datlabs Li
Datlabs lifted by new product range
New Zimbabwe / Posted 6 minutes ago
HARARE: Local pharmaceutical and personal care products manufacturer Datlabs Limited says its new product camphor product now contributes 60 percent of its revenue on the back of increased demand, helped by a government ban on imports. Johannesburg... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
SA treasury, Eskom row over contractsJOHANNESBURG: South Africa's Treasury and state-owned Eskom clashed on Monday o
SA treasury, Eskom row over contracts
New Zimbabwe / Posted 6 minutes ago
JOHANNESBURG: South Africa's Treasury and state-owned Eskom clashed on Monday over a probe into coal contracts between the power utility and a company linked to the wealthy Gupta family that is accused of holding undue political sway over President... Read more
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Billboard
Snoop Dogg's Lawsuit Against Pabst Brewing Clears Big HurdleThe rapper claims his endorsement deal for Blast by Colt 45 entitles him to a s
Snoop Dogg's Lawsuit Against Pabst Brewing Clears Big Hurdle
Billboard / Posted 6 minutes ago
The rapper claims his endorsement deal for Blast by Colt 45 entitles him to a share of a $700 million corporate sale. Snoop Dogg is one step closer to trial with Pabst Brewing Co. after a California judge on Monday declined to drop the rapper's... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Mondelez says it ended talks to buy HersheyNEW YORK (AP) — Oreo cookie maker Mondelez says it has ended discussions to buy
Mondelez says it ended talks to buy Hershey
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 6 minutes ago
NEW YORK (AP) — Oreo cookie maker Mondelez says it has ended discussions to buy The Hershey Co, a combination that would have created a global powerhouse selling some of the world's best known chocolates and snacks. Hershey had said in June that it... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Banks lead gains on Wall Street on hopes for higher interest ratesThe Dow Jones industrial average rose 107.59 points, or 0.6 percent, to 18,502.
Banks lead gains on Wall Street on hopes for higher interest rates
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 6 minutes ago
The Dow Jones industrial average rose 107.59 points, or 0.6 percent, to 18,502.99. The Standard & Poor's 500 index climbed 11.34 points, or 0.5 percent, to 2,180.38. The Nasdaq composite edged up 13.41 points, or 0.3 percent, to 5,232.33. Major U.S.... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Eskom is lying, says TreasuryOn Sunday Eskom claimed that it had co-operated in providing the Treasury with
Eskom is lying, says Treasury
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 7 minutes ago
On Sunday Eskom claimed that it had co-operated in providing the Treasury with the information it had asked for. But "the national Treasury would like to categorically state that its efforts have met resistance", it said yesterday. The political... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
Technology helps blind sports card collector trade with the best of themDENVER -- As most sports card collectors will tell you, finding the perfect car
Technology helps blind sports card collector trade with the best of them
FOX 31 Denver / Posted 8 minutes ago
DENVER -- As most sports card collectors will tell you, finding the perfect card is sometimes a challenge and requires a little luck. Photojournalist George Taylor and Sports Director Nick Griffith show you one Colorado resident tho relies on a... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Every region better off than last year, research findsEvery region in Britain is more prosperous than last year, with some areas emer
Every region better off than last year, research finds
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 9 minutes ago
Every region in Britain is more prosperous than last year, with some areas emerging as challengers to London and the South East for affluence, a new report shows. Wealth, spending or earnings rose across the country in the 12 months to April 2016,... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Prayer or politics? Evangelist rallying Christians in BostonWalmart Labor Day Patio Sale + free shipping w/ $50 Better Homes and Gardens A
Prayer or politics? Evangelist rallying Christians in Boston
Connecticut Post / Posted 9 minutes ago
Walmart Labor Day Patio Sale + free shipping w/ $50 Better Homes and Gardens Antiqued TV Stand for $159 + free... Walmart Back to School Cyber Rollback Sale Deals from 17 cents... Ozark Trail 3-Room Vacation Home Tent for $139 + free shipp... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Zinke, Juneau meet in Frazer for first US House debateWalmart Labor Day Patio Sale + free shipping w/ $50 Better Homes and Gardens A
Zinke, Juneau meet in Frazer for first US House debate
Connecticut Post / Posted 9 minutes ago
Walmart Labor Day Patio Sale + free shipping w/ $50 Better Homes and Gardens Antiqued TV Stand for $159 + free... Walmart Back to School Cyber Rollback Sale Deals from 17 cents... Ozark Trail 3-Room Vacation Home Tent for $139 + free shipp... Read more
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The Hindu
Rupee value- August 30, 2016The rupee recovered 7 paise to 67.11 against the US dollar in early trade today
Rupee value- August 30, 2016
The Hindu / Posted 11 minutes ago
The rupee recovered 7 paise to 67.11 against the US dollar in early trade today on selling of the American currency by exporters and banks amid a higher opening in the domestic equity market. Besides, fresh foreign fund inflows supported the rupee... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
The Brooklyn-Queens streetcar would supercharge manufacturingOne look at New York City’s waterfront and it is easy to see how we became an e
The Brooklyn-Queens streetcar would supercharge manufacturing
Crain's New York Business / Posted 12 minutes ago
One look at New York City’s waterfront and it is easy to see how we became an economic powerhouse. For generations, the piers lining the rivers were home to industrial businesses of all types. Today, the manufacturing sector is once again growing and... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Singapore's success a 'valuable lesson' for Vietnam: President Tran Dai QuangSINGAPORE: The success of Singapore is a “valuable lesson” for Vietnam in its n
Singapore's success a 'valuable lesson' for Vietnam: President Tran Dai Quang
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 14 minutes ago
SINGAPORE: The success of Singapore is a “valuable lesson” for Vietnam in its national construction and defence, said visiting Vietnam President Tran Dai Quang on Tuesday (Aug 30). Speaking at the 38th Singapore Lecture organised by the Institute of... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Japan top spokesman: Senkaku islands historically Japan's territoriesTOKYO: The group of islands in the East China Sea, called the Senkaku in Japan
Japan top spokesman: Senkaku islands historically Japan's territories
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 14 minutes ago
TOKYO: The group of islands in the East China Sea, called the Senkaku in Japan and Diaoyu in China, are historically Japan's territories, Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga told Reuters on Tuesday in an interview. Japan hopes to respond calmly... Read more
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The Irish Times
Where can I get a risk-free return on a six-figure sum?I have a six figure sum in a deposit account due to mature next month. The inte
Where can I get a risk-free return on a six-figure sum?
The Irish Times / Posted 21 minutes ago
I have a six figure sum in a deposit account due to mature next month. The interest is very bad. It’s with Bank of Ireland and they want me to meet an adviser there about my options. Maybe a five-year term low risk. The money I got was from a house... Read more
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The Irish Times
Banks lacking expertise in lending to utilitiesIn the background to the difficulties that Mayo Renewable Power has encountered
Banks lacking expertise in lending to utilities
The Irish Times / Posted 21 minutes ago
In the background to the difficulties that Mayo Renewable Power has encountered with finance are problems that could affect many other Irish businesses. Barclays pulled out earlier this summer because of the uncertainty surrounding the UK vote to... Read more
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The Irish Times
Liffey Valley centre attracts Canadian and German fundsThe Canadian Pension Plan Investment Board, which was narrowly beaten in April
Liffey Valley centre attracts Canadian and German funds
The Irish Times / Posted 21 minutes ago
The Canadian Pension Plan Investment Board, which was narrowly beaten in April in the race to buy the Blanchardstown Centre, is among parties circling the Liffey Valley Shopping Centre in west Dublin, according to sources. The centre, which was put... Read more
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Digi Times
Paytm in talks to raise Rs 2,000 crore from Goldman Sachs, Temasek, Mediatek - The Economic TimesBENGALURU: One97 Communications, which runs mobile payment and ecommerce platfo
Paytm in talks to raise Rs 2,000 crore from Goldman Sachs, Temasek, Mediatek - The Economic Times
Digi Times / Posted 24 minutes ago
BENGALURU: One97 Communications, which runs mobile payment and ecommerce platform Paytm, is in advanced talks to raise fresh funding of about Rs 2,000 crore ($300 million) from Taiwanese semiconductor maker MediaTek, Goldman Sachs, Singapore's... Read more
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Digi Times
Kingston becomes largest shareholder of OSE Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Tuesday 30 August 2016] Memory module vendor
Kingston becomes largest shareholder of OSE
Digi Times / Posted 24 minutes ago
Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Tuesday 30 August 2016] Memory module vendor Kingston Technology has obtained additional shares of Orient Semiconductor Electronics (OSE) transferred from OSE founder and... Read more
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Digi Times
SSD adoption in notebooks to top 50% in 2018, says DRAMeXchange Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Tuesday 30 August 2016] DRAMeXchange has mai
SSD adoption in notebooks to top 50% in 2018, says DRAMeXchange
Digi Times / Posted 24 minutes ago
Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Tuesday 30 August 2016] DRAMeXchange has maintained its estimate given earlier in 2016 that the adoption of SSDs in notebooks would exceed 30% in 2016.... Read more
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Digi Times
GCL-Poly to acquire SunEdision technology, factory assets Nuying Huang, Taipei; Adam Hwang, DIGITIMES [Tuesday 30 August 2016] China-b
GCL-Poly to acquire SunEdision technology, factory assets
Digi Times / Posted 24 minutes ago
Nuying Huang, Taipei; Adam Hwang, DIGITIMES [Tuesday 30 August 2016] China-based solar wafer maker GCL-Poly Energy Holdings will acquire crystal-growing and polysilicon-making technologies... Read more
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