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This is Oxfordshire
Paper mill eco-development would have ‘permanently affordable’ homes<
Paper mill eco-development would have ‘permanently affordable’ homes
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 2 minutes ago
<> AN ALLIANCE of community-led housing groups is to bid for the Wolvercote Paper Mill site. Homes for Oxford will put in an... Read more
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The Hindu
Gold, silver trend down on lower global cues, easing demandA global weak trend and a fall in demand from jewellers at prevailing levels pu
Gold, silver trend down on lower global cues, easing demand
The Hindu / Posted 2 minutes ago
A global weak trend and a fall in demand from jewellers at prevailing levels pushed gold prices lower by Rs 80 to Rs 29,570 per 10 grams at the bullion market today. Silver continued to slide and fell by Rs 80 to Rs 39,500 per kg on reduced offtake... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Oil falls for fifth day as focus returns to growing exportsLONDON: Oil fell for a fifth consecutive day on Tuesday on rising production fr
Oil falls for fifth day as focus returns to growing exports
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 minutes ago
LONDON: Oil fell for a fifth consecutive day on Tuesday on rising production from major exporters, and as the dollar strengthened. Brent futures had declined 45 cents to US$47.90 a barrel by 0845 GMT, after closing down 37 cents in the previous... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Spotify revenues grow 80 percent to 1.9 billion euros in 2015, op loss widensSTOCKHOLM: Music streaming service Spotify reported an 80 percent increase in r
Spotify revenues grow 80 percent to 1.9 billion euros in 2015, op loss widens
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 minutes ago
STOCKHOLM: Music streaming service Spotify reported an 80 percent increase in revenues to 1.945 billion euros in 2015 as its user base swelled and it expanded in new markets, a filing showed. The Stockholm-based company, which provides free... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Nokia could cut 10,000-15,000 jobs worldwide: UnionHELSINKI: Telecom network equipment maker Nokia is likely to cut 10,000 to 15,0
Nokia could cut 10,000-15,000 jobs worldwide: Union
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 minutes ago
HELSINKI: Telecom network equipment maker Nokia is likely to cut 10,000 to 15,000 jobs globally as part of a cost-cutting program following its acquisition of Franco-American rival Alcatel-Lucent , a Finnish union representative said. Nokia kicked... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Asia stocks extend global losses on oil price dropTOKYO: Asian stock markets fell in thin trading Tuesday (May 24) as falling oil
Asia stocks extend global losses on oil price drop
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 minutes ago
TOKYO: Asian stock markets fell in thin trading Tuesday (May 24) as falling oil prices deflated energy shares, while Singapore said it was kicking out a Swiss bank linked to Malaysia's 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB). Investors were also eyeing... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Asian markets slump amid expectations Fed will raise ratesTOKYO (AP) � Asian stock markets fell in subdued trading Tuesday amid growing e
Asian markets slump amid expectations Fed will raise rates
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 5 minutes ago
TOKYO (AP) � Asian stock markets fell in subdued trading Tuesday amid growing expectations the U.S. Federal Reserve will raise interest rates in June. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 fell 0.9 percent to close at 16,498.76 as the yen... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
MMA comes to heartland of Thai kickboxingBANGKOK (AP) � Of all the various fighting styles that combine to create the bu
MMA comes to heartland of Thai kickboxing
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 5 minutes ago
BANGKOK (AP) � Of all the various fighting styles that combine to create the burgeoning sport of Mixed Martial Arts, it is Thai kickboxing which is at the core of the new discipline. Yet it has taken until this week for Thailand to host its first... Read more
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Fortune
Nokia Union Says Company Could Cut 15,000 Jobs After Buying Alcatel-LucentTelecom network equipment maker Nokia is likely to cut 10,000 to 15,000 jobs gl
Nokia Union Says Company Could Cut 15,000 Jobs After Buying Alcatel-Lucent
Fortune / Posted 7 minutes ago
Telecom network equipment maker Nokia is likely to cut 10,000 to 15,000 jobs globally as part of a cost-cutting program following its acquisition of Franco-American rival Alcatel-Lucent, a Finnish union representative said. Nokia nok kicked off the... Read more
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Fortune
EBay is Drastically Expanding StubHub's ReachEBay ebay has bought a Spain-based ticket marketplace called Ticketbis, which i
EBay is Drastically Expanding StubHub's Reach
Fortune / Posted 7 minutes ago
EBay ebay has bought a Spain-based ticket marketplace called Ticketbis, which it will fold into its StubHub business. Ticketbis, which is headquartered in Bilbao, has a presence in 47 countries, and eBay hopes it will help extend StubHub’s reach... Read more
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Fortune
Here’s How a Bayer-Monsanto Merger Affects Workers, Farmers, and InvestorsBayer wants to buy Monsanto for $62 billion, hooking up the German chemical and
Here’s How a Bayer-Monsanto Merger Affects Workers, Farmers, and Investors
Fortune / Posted 7 minutes ago
Bayer wants to buy Monsanto for $62 billion, hooking up the German chemical and drug company with the St. Louis-based producer of seeds and weed-killers. The deal would create a global giant in agriculture technology touching much of global food... Read more
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SKY News
Spotify Revenues Reach £1.5bn But Loss WidensSpotify, the world's biggest music streaming service, saw revenues surge 80% to
Spotify Revenues Reach £1.5bn But Loss Widens
SKY News / Posted 8 minutes ago
Spotify, the world's biggest music streaming service, saw revenues surge 80% to €1.94bn (£1.5bn) last year but losses deepened as it ploughed money into investments. The company said it had 89 million users by the end of 2015 – up from 60 million a... Read more
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Inquirier.net
PSEi bucks regional downturnTHE LOCAL stock barometer firmed up on Tuesday, bucking a regional downturn, as
PSEi bucks regional downturn
Inquirier.net / Posted 10 minutes ago
THE LOCAL stock barometer firmed up on Tuesday, bucking a regional downturn, as investors selectively picked up stocks following last week’s bloodbath. The main-share Philippine Stock Exchange index recouped 50.03 points or 0.69 percent to close at... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Ga. Ports Authority approves first $7.5 million for Jasper seaportSAVANNAH | The Georgia Ports Authority approved $7.5 million Monday for the fir
Ga. Ports Authority approves first $7.5 million for Jasper seaport
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 10 minutes ago
SAVANNAH | The Georgia Ports Authority approved $7.5 million Monday for the first big steps toward building a new seaport terminal on the Savannah River, to be operated jointly with South Carolina. Both states have spent years discussing, studying... Read more
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The Star
Star Media Group’s event segment records double digit revenue growthPETALING JAYA: Star Media Group Bhd’s event, exhibition, interior and thematic
Star Media Group’s event segment records double digit revenue growth
The Star / Posted 12 minutes ago
PETALING JAYA: Star Media Group Bhd’s event, exhibition, interior and thematic segment saw a 10.3% increase in revenue in the first quarter this year, marking another milestone of it being a significant contributor to the media group. The event,... Read more
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The Star
Pos Malaysia uncovers prepaid envelope scamSHAH ALAM: A call from a member of the public demanding to know why Pos Laju pr
Pos Malaysia uncovers prepaid envelope scam
The Star / Posted 12 minutes ago
SHAH ALAM: A call from a member of the public demanding to know why Pos Laju prepaid envelopes sold online were cheaper than those bought at postal outlets led the authorities to uncover a scam that could have cost Pos Malaysia substantial losses if... Read more
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Market Watch
U.K. misses borrowing goal by £4 billionLONDON--U.K. treasury chief George Osborne overshot his fiscal-year borrowing f
U.K. misses borrowing goal by £4 billion
Market Watch / Posted 12 minutes ago
LONDON--U.K. treasury chief George Osborne overshot his fiscal-year borrowing forecast by more than first thought, according to fresh official estimates Tuesday, putting his goal of closing Britain's budget deficit further out of reach. The Office... Read more
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Market Watch
Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders hate my new kitchenIf they believe what they say in public, Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders should
Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders hate my new kitchen
Market Watch / Posted 12 minutes ago
If they believe what they say in public, Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders should hate my new kitchen. After all, my wife and I spent about 17% of the project on stuff made outside the U.S. But whether the protectionist champions of the two major... Read more
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Market Watch
What’s next for the longest stock market correction in history?CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (MarketWatch) — Some investors and pundits are commemorating
What’s next for the longest stock market correction in history?
Market Watch / Posted 12 minutes ago
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (MarketWatch) — Some investors and pundits are commemorating the one-year anniversary of the May 2015 record high in U.S. stocks by noting that the market is only a couple percent below it. Their implication is that the bull market... Read more
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Market Watch
Eurozone debt crisis isn’t Italy’s biggest worryThe eurozone debt crisis has taken a heavy toll on Italy. The country’s economy
Eurozone debt crisis isn’t Italy’s biggest worry
Market Watch / Posted 12 minutes ago
The eurozone debt crisis has taken a heavy toll on Italy. The country’s economy has shrunk by around 10% since 2007, marked by a triple-dip recession. Output has regressed to levels not seen in more than a decade. Overall unemployment is around... Read more
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Market Watch
European stocks turn higher, led by gains for banksEuropean stocks pushed higher Tuesday, staging a turnaround as financial shares
European stocks turn higher, led by gains for banks
Market Watch / Posted 12 minutes ago
European stocks pushed higher Tuesday, staging a turnaround as financial shares advanced. “It’s a pretty strong move over a short period of time, so it may not have legs,” said Augustin Eden, market analyst at Accendo Markets. Eden noted stocks... Read more
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Market Watch
U.K. outstanding property debt returns to growthA rise in U.K. commercial real-estate lending last year has pushed the total am
U.K. outstanding property debt returns to growth
Market Watch / Posted 12 minutes ago
A rise in U.K. commercial real-estate lending last year has pushed the total amount of outstanding property debt higher for the first time since 2008. The total amount of debt secured against U.K. property was GBP168.4 billion ($244.7 billion) at... Read more
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Market Watch
Toll Brothers profit jumps in second quarter, beating viewsHouse-builder Toll Brothers Inc. TOL, -1.70% on Tuesday said profit for the fis
Toll Brothers profit jumps in second quarter, beating views
Market Watch / Posted 12 minutes ago
House-builder Toll Brothers Inc. TOL, -1.70% on Tuesday said profit for the fiscal second quarter rose to $89.1 million, or 51 cents a share, from $67.9 million, or 37 cents a share, in the year-ago period. Revenue climbed to $1.12 billion, up 31%... Read more
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Market Watch
German economic sentiment unexpectedly drops in MayA key survey of German economic sentiment pulled lower in May, with respondents
German economic sentiment unexpectedly drops in May
Market Watch / Posted 12 minutes ago
A key survey of German economic sentiment pulled lower in May, with respondents pointing in part to the upcoming U.K. referendum on whether Britain should exit as a member of the European Union. The ZEW Institute's indicator of economic sentiment,... Read more
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Market Watch
Alfa Romeo, Maserati head Wester to step downMILAN--Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV FCAU, -5.11% said Harald Wester would step
Alfa Romeo, Maserati head Wester to step down
Market Watch / Posted 12 minutes ago
MILAN--Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV FCAU, -5.11% said Harald Wester would step down as the head of the Alfa Romeo and Maserati brands while remaining the automotive group's chief technology officer. Reid Bigland, the head of sales in the U.S. and... Read more
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The Irish Times
More challenges than cheer for Apple chief on Asia tourWith slowing iPhone sales in China, Apple is having to take India more seriousl
More challenges than cheer for Apple chief on Asia tour
The Irish Times / Posted 12 minutes ago
With slowing iPhone sales in China, Apple is having to take India more seriously, but investors hoping for a stock price fillip from CEO Tim Cook’s week-long Asia trip instead were given a taste of the daunting challenges that lie ahead. The second... Read more
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The Irish Times
German economy expands at fastest pace in two yearsA surge in investment propelled German economic growth to its fastest pace in t
German economy expands at fastest pace in two years
The Irish Times / Posted 12 minutes ago
A surge in investment propelled German economic growth to its fastest pace in two years in the first quarter as mild winter weather encouraged construction. Building activity jumped 2.3 per cent at the start of the year, driving up capital... Read more
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Salon.com
Obama’s Hiroshima trip parachutes him into history disputesHANOI, Vietnam (AP) — By visiting Hiroshima, Barack Obama parachutes himself in
Obama’s Hiroshima trip parachutes him into history disputes
Salon.com / Posted 13 minutes ago
HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — By visiting Hiroshima, Barack Obama parachutes himself into a seemingly endless dispute among key U.S. allies and trading partners over World War II. In Tokyo’s decades-long tug-of-war over history with its neighbors China and... Read more
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The Financial Express
10 stocks to consider for your portfolio post their Q4 resultsQ4 earnings: Profits, for a clutch of 686 companies (excluding banks and financ
10 stocks to consider for your portfolio post their Q4 results
The Financial Express / Posted 14 minutes ago
Q4 earnings: Profits, for a clutch of 686 companies (excluding banks and financials, Cairn and Vedanta), in the three months to March, have risen 27 per cent year-on-year, thanks to a near 400 basis points drop in the share of raw materials to sales... Read more
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The Financial Express
Indonesia eases foreign ownership in “Big-Bang” economic liberalisationThe liberalisation is part of Widodo’s strategy to expand the manufacturing and
Indonesia eases foreign ownership in “Big-Bang” economic liberalisation
The Financial Express / Posted 14 minutes ago
The liberalisation is part of Widodo’s strategy to expand the manufacturing and tourism sectors in Southeast Asia’s largest economy. Indonesia has issued new regulations opening dozens of business sectors to foreign investors, a measure described by... Read more
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