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WRTV Indianapolis
Puerto Rico won't make $420 million debt payment, governor saysSAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Gov. Alejandro Garcia Padilla announced that Puert
Puerto Rico won't make $420 million debt payment, governor says
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted a minute ago
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Gov. Alejandro Garcia Padilla announced that Puerto Rico's government will not make a $420 million bond payment due Monday, after a failure to negotiate a legal or political solution to the U.S. territory's public debt... Read more
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The Washington Times
STEPHEN MOORE, ARTHUR LAFFER: How to turn Puerto Rico into Hong KongANALYSIS/OPINION: Later this week or next, Congress will take up legislation t
STEPHEN MOORE, ARTHUR LAFFER: How to turn Puerto Rico into Hong Kong
The Washington Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
ANALYSIS/OPINION: Later this week or next, Congress will take up legislation to rescue the commonwealth of Puerto Rico from its financial crisis that is getting worse by the day. Puerto Rico faces more than $70 billion of debt and the government is... Read more
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The Age
Slater & Gordon reaches deal with bankersSlater & Gordon has reached an agreement with its lenders. Photo: Paul Jeffers
Slater & Gordon reaches deal with bankers
The Age / Posted 2 minutes ago
Slater & Gordon has reached an agreement with its lenders. Photo: Paul Jeffers Embattled ASX listed law-firm Slater & Gordon has reached an agreement with its bankers, avoiding bankruptcy. In a statement to the stock exchange, the company said it... Read more
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Computer World Australia
Here's why analytics is eating the supply chainA peculiar thing happens in northern Florida every year in the springtime. That
Here's why analytics is eating the supply chain
Computer World Australia / Posted 3 minutes ago
A peculiar thing happens in northern Florida every year in the springtime. That's harvest season on the many fern farms scattered across the region, and it's also the time when demand for rattlesnake antivenom skyrockets there. That's no... Read more
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The Border Mail
'Not new money': Victoria fires back after Feds promise $857 million for Metro railVictoria will receive $857 million in Commonwealth funding for the Melbourne Me
'Not new money': Victoria fires back after Feds promise $857 million for Metro rail
The Border Mail / Posted 3 minutes ago
Victoria will receive $857 million in Commonwealth funding for the Melbourne Metro Rail tunnel but the state government says it is not new money and accused the Turnbull government of breaking a key funding promise. Victoria will receive $857... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Slater & Gordon reaches deal with bankersSlater & Gordon has reached an agreement with its lenders. Photo: Paul Jeffers
Slater & Gordon reaches deal with bankers
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 minutes ago
Slater & Gordon has reached an agreement with its lenders. Photo: Paul Jeffers Embattled ASX listed law-firm Slater & Gordon has reached an agreement with its bankers, avoiding bankruptcy. In a statement to the stock exchange, the company said it... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
India FTA a priority for NZSpeaking after the bi-lateral talks today, Key said the deal would take New Zea
India FTA a priority for NZ
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 minutes ago
Speaking after the bi-lateral talks today, Key said the deal would take New Zealand’s economic relationship with India to the “next level”. Photo / Getty Images John Key says a free trade agreement with India is a priority for the Government and... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Mighty River becomes MercuryMighty River Power remains 51 percent government-owned after partial privatisat
Mighty River becomes Mercury
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 minutes ago
Mighty River Power remains 51 percent government-owned after partial privatisation in 2013. It will soon be known just as Mercury. Photo / Mighty River's Karapiro Hydro Station Electricity generator and retailer Mighty River Power is changing its... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Giving big tobacco a fightThe densely packed houses along Yogyakarta's Kali Code River went from drab to
Giving big tobacco a fight
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 6 minutes ago
The densely packed houses along Yogyakarta's Kali Code River went from drab to a riot of reds, blues, yellows and whites. Residents did not know who had paid for the elaborate paint job last year. The Yogyakarta press speculated that an unknown... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Governor: Puerto Rico won't make $420 million debt paymentFILE - In this Dec. 16, 2015, file photo, Puerto Rico Gov. Alejandro Javier Gar
Governor: Puerto Rico won't make $420 million debt payment
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 minutes ago
FILE - In this Dec. 16, 2015, file photo, Puerto Rico Gov. Alejandro Javier Garcia Padilla speaks at a luncheon at the National Press Club in Washington. Garcia said on Sunday, May 1, 2016, that negotiators for the U.S. territory’s government have... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Governor: Puerto Rico won't make $420 million debt paymentFILE - In this Dec. 16, 2015, file photo, Puerto Rico Gov. Alejandro Javier Gar
Governor: Puerto Rico won't make $420 million debt payment
Brandon Sun / Posted 7 minutes ago
FILE - In this Dec. 16, 2015, file photo, Puerto Rico Gov. Alejandro Javier Garcia Padilla speaks at a luncheon at the National Press Club in Washington. Garcia said on Sunday, May 1, 2016, that negotiators for the U.S. territory’s government have... Read more
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NBC Miami
Governor: Puerto Rico Won't Make $420M Debt PaymentGov. Alejandro Garcia Padilla announced that Puerto Rico's government will not
Governor: Puerto Rico Won't Make $420M Debt Payment
NBC Miami / Posted 8 minutes ago
Gov. Alejandro Garcia Padilla announced that Puerto Rico's government will not make a $420 million bond payment due Monday, after a failure to negotiate a legal or political solution to the U.S. territory's public debt crisis. Garcia said Sunday... Read more
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WMUR New Hampshire
Sports Authority closing all 450 of its storesSports Authority is closing all 450 of its stores nationwide, according to CNN.
Sports Authority closing all 450 of its stores
WMUR New Hampshire / Posted 10 minutes ago
Sports Authority is closing all 450 of its stores nationwide, according to CNN. The company filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in March, indicating that it would close 140 stores and two distribution centers. According to CNN, Sports... Read more
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TheBull
China manufacturing index expands at slower paceChina's economic recovery stabilised in April, an official factory activity gau
China manufacturing index expands at slower pace
TheBull / Posted 11 minutes ago
China's economic recovery stabilised in April, an official factory activity gauge showed Sunday, as the property market recovered and credit grew. 02.05.2016 08:31 AM China's economic recovery stabilised in April, an official factory activity gauge... Read more
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TheBull
Westpac lifts 1H cash profit 3.3% to $3.9bWestpac has lifted first half cash profit 3.3 per cent to $3.904 billion, drive
Westpac lifts 1H cash profit 3.3% to $3.9b
TheBull / Posted 11 minutes ago
Westpac has lifted first half cash profit 3.3 per cent to $3.904 billion, driven by an increase in home and business lending. The bank on Monday said an eight per cent increase in Australian mortgage lending and a six per cent rise in Australian... Read more
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TheBull
Telstra to return $1.5bn to shareholdersTelco giant Telstra says it will return at least $1.5 billion to shareholders s
Telstra to return $1.5bn to shareholders
TheBull / Posted 11 minutes ago
Telco giant Telstra says it will return at least $1.5 billion to shareholders starting from the first half of the 2017 financial year. The company says it is examining various options to return capital and expects to announce specific details at the... Read more
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TheBull
Aust bonds dip amid rates uncertaintyThe Australian bond market is lower ahead of the Reserve Bank interest rates de
Aust bonds dip amid rates uncertainty
TheBull / Posted 11 minutes ago
The Australian bond market is lower ahead of the Reserve Bank interest rates decision. ANZ economists said yields closed lower for major markets on Friday night (AEST), but Australian yields fell with investors cautious ahead of the RBA interest... Read more
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heraldscotland
Hotels and student accommodation set for year of investmentIn 2015, the sector represented 18.3 per cent of all UK commercial property spe
Hotels and student accommodation set for year of investment
heraldscotland / Posted 12 minutes ago
In 2015, the sector represented 18.3 per cent of all UK commercial property spend – its largest-ever slice of total funding. John Rae, partner and head of Knight Frank’s Glasgow office, said the student accommodation market in Glasgow was... Read more
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heraldscotland
City seeks details of how Sainsbury's plans to overhaul Argos in annual resultsIt is a daring move for boss Mike Coupe, who took over from predecessor Justin
City seeks details of how Sainsbury's plans to overhaul Argos in annual results
heraldscotland / Posted 12 minutes ago
It is a daring move for boss Mike Coupe, who took over from predecessor Justin King in July 2014. But it is hoped the might of Argos will help Sainsbury's see off the mounting threat from online retailer Amazon and German rivals Aldi and... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Elmbridge, the 'Beverly Hills of Britain' where residents pay the UK's most income taxThe study comes after new figures from the Institute of Fiscal Studies revealed
Elmbridge, the 'Beverly Hills of Britain' where residents pay the UK's most income tax
Daily Telegraph / Posted 13 minutes ago
The study comes after new figures from the Institute of Fiscal Studies revealed on Wednesday that the top 1pc of earners will pay almost a third of income tax by 2020, while the proportion of adults paying income tax across the UK slipped to 56.2pc... Read more
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The Economic Times
The buffett and munger show, it’s all about peopleThis meet is a far cry from anything that Indian investors are used to in AGMs.
The buffett and munger show, it’s all about people
The Economic Times / Posted 13 minutes ago
This meet is a far cry from anything that Indian investors are used to in AGMs. In a hall next to the one where the actual meeting is going on, there's a huge shopping arena put up by subsidiaries of Berkshire. However, it's not just Indian... Read more
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The Economic Times
July spectrum auction may realise mere Rs 70,000 crore, experts saySome analysts and industry executives ET spoke with said such a scenario could
July spectrum auction may realise mere Rs 70,000 crore, experts say
The Economic Times / Posted 13 minutes ago
Some analysts and industry executives ET spoke with said such a scenario could compel the government to rethink pricing and go for a second auction. On Saturday, the Telecom Commission (TC), highest decision-making wing in the department of... Read more
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The Economic Times
Emerging currencies gain in April as rouble, real climb with oilThe MSCI Emerging Markets Currency Index rose 0.9% in April. The rouble extende
Emerging currencies gain in April as rouble, real climb with oil
The Economic Times / Posted 13 minutes ago
The MSCI Emerging Markets Currency Index rose 0.9% in April. The rouble extended the best start to a year on record as Russia's central bank left borrowing costs on hold, while bonds gained as policy makers signaled they may restart interest-rate... Read more
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The Economic Times
Oil market deja vu triggers predictions of a return to $30There's a sense of deja vu at Commerzbank, BNP Paribas and UBS Group, who say c
Oil market deja vu triggers predictions of a return to $30
The Economic Times / Posted 14 minutes ago
There's a sense of deja vu at Commerzbank, BNP Paribas and UBS Group, who say crude's gain of about 70% from a 12-year low in January resembles the recovery that took hold this time last year — only to sputter out by May as the supply glut endured.... Read more
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The Economic Times
Commodities return to their winning ways as gluts waneThe Bloomberg Commodity Index, a measure of returns for 22 components, climbed
Commodities return to their winning ways as gluts wane
The Economic Times / Posted 14 minutes ago
The Bloomberg Commodity Index, a measure of returns for 22 components, climbed as much as 1.1% on Friday to the highest since November. The gauge climbed 8.5% in April, beating returns for indexes of global equities, highyield and investment grade,... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Puerto Rico won't make $420 million debt payment, governor saysSAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Gov. Alejandro Garcia Padilla announced that Puert
Puerto Rico won't make $420 million debt payment, governor says
KGTV San Diego / Posted 14 minutes ago
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Gov. Alejandro Garcia Padilla announced that Puerto Rico's government will not make a $420 million bond payment due Monday, after a failure to negotiate a legal or political solution to the U.S. territory's public debt... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Governor: Puerto Rico won't make $420 million debt paymentSAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) - Gov. Alejandro Garcia Padilla announced that Puert
Governor: Puerto Rico won't make $420 million debt payment
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 16 minutes ago
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) - Gov. Alejandro Garcia Padilla announced that Puerto Rico's government will not make a $420 million bond payment due Monday, after a failure to negotiate a legal or political solution to the U.S. territory's public debt... Read more
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Perth Now
Yahoo CEO’s incredible severance dealYahoo CEO Marissa Mayer has left investors very disappointed, but she could lea
Yahoo CEO’s incredible severance deal
Perth Now / Posted 16 minutes ago
Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer has left investors very disappointed, but she could leave very rich indeed. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg). YAHOO CEO Marissa Mayer will walk away with a $US55 million ($72 million) severance package if the company’s auction of its... Read more
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Perth Now
Finance news you need to know todayModels sit inside a Nissan IDS concept car on display at the Beijing Internatio
Finance news you need to know today
Perth Now / Posted 16 minutes ago
Models sit inside a Nissan IDS concept car on display at the Beijing International Automotive Exhibition in Beijing, Tuesday, April 26, 2016. Picture: Mark Schiefelbein/AP HERE are 10 things making news in business and finance today. 1. SYDNEY —... Read more
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Perth Now
Australian market set to open lowerIn Australia, the market on Friday ended the week with a modest gain. THE Aust
Australian market set to open lower
Perth Now / Posted 16 minutes ago
In Australia, the market on Friday ended the week with a modest gain. THE Australian market looks set to open lower after US equities fell, once again weighed down by company earnings. At 0645 AEST on Monday, the share price index futures contract... Read more
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