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Rappler
DFA Robinsons soon exclusive for OFWsOFW SERVICES. Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) spokesman Charles Jose says t
DFA Robinsons soon exclusive for OFWs
Rappler / Posted moments ago
OFW SERVICES. Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) spokesman Charles Jose says the DFA is extending new services to help overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) applying for passports. Photo by Paterno Esmaquel II/Rappler MANILA, Philippines – To help... Read more
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Rappler
IMF economists question faith in neoliberal doctrineNEOLIBERALISM. A file photo dated May 18, 2011 shows the logo of the Internatio
IMF economists question faith in neoliberal doctrine
Rappler / Posted moments ago
NEOLIBERALISM. A file photo dated May 18, 2011 shows the logo of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) at the entrance of its headquarters in Washington, DC, USA. File photo by Jim Lo Scalzo/EPA WASHINGTON, USA – Leftists have long made a sport of... Read more
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Business Standard India
Sebi tightens redemption rule for fund housesNearly a year after the Amtek Auto crisis hit two schemes of JPMorgan Asset Man
Sebi tightens redemption rule for fund houses
Business Standard India / Posted 2 minutes ago
Nearly a year after the Amtek Auto crisis hit two schemes of JPMorgan Asset Management Company, the Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) has said fund houses can't restrict investors' redemption requests till Rs 2 lakh. The markets regulator... Read more
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Business Standard India
Firm macro-economic data may push Sensex, Nifty higherBesides, growth in the eight core sectors jumped to 8.5% in April, due to a sha
Firm macro-economic data may push Sensex, Nifty higher
Business Standard India / Posted 2 minutes ago
Besides, growth in the eight core sectors jumped to 8.5% in April, due to a sharp pick-up in refinery products and a commensurate rise in electricity generation. ALSO READ: At 7.6% in FY16, India is now the fastest growing economy The country’s... Read more
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Business Standard India
Economy might see 7.8% growth in FY17: Credit SuisseIndian economy is expected to witness a growth of 7.8 per cent in the current f
Economy might see 7.8% growth in FY17: Credit Suisse
Business Standard India / Posted 2 minutes ago
Indian economy is expected to witness a growth of 7.8 per cent in the current financial year on account of likely recovery in agriculture and private consumption, says a Credit Suisse report. According to Swiss financial major, while the first six... Read more
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Business Standard India
RBI chief Raghuram Rajan wins over Narendra Modi despite broad mistrustPM said to be 'proud' of Rajan and negative campaign will not affect his decisi
RBI chief Raghuram Rajan wins over Narendra Modi despite broad mistrust
Business Standard India / Posted 2 minutes ago
PM said to be 'proud' of Rajan and negative campaign will not affect his decision; may be offered a second term In late 2014, the knives were out for RBI governor Raghuram Rajan.... Read more
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New Kerala
Chinese shares open higher - newkerala.com #70706Beijing, June 1 : Chinese stocks opened higher on Wednesday, with the benchmark
Chinese shares open higher - newkerala.com #70706
New Kerala / Posted 7 minutes ago
Beijing, June 1 : Chinese stocks opened higher on Wednesday, with the benchmark Shanghai Composite Index up 0.02 per cent, at 2,917.15 points. The smaller Shenzhen index opened 0.24 per cent higher at 10,184.23 points, Xinhua news agency... Read more
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New Kerala
Chinese central bank pumps 25 bln yuan into market - newkerala.com #70705Beijing, June 1 : China's central bank injected 25 billion yuan (USD 3 billion)
Chinese central bank pumps 25 bln yuan into market - newkerala.com #70705
New Kerala / Posted 7 minutes ago
Beijing, June 1 : China's central bank injected 25 billion yuan (USD 3 billion) into the market on Wednesday to ease a liquidity strain. The People's Bank of China (PBOC) conducted 95 billion yuan of seven-day reverse repurchase agreements (repo), a... Read more
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Japan Today
SoftBank to sell part of stake in China's Alibaba for $7.9 bil ‹ Japan TodayJapanese mobile carrier SoftBank said on Wednesday that it will sell at least $
SoftBank to sell part of stake in China's Alibaba for $7.9 bil ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 7 minutes ago
Japanese mobile carrier SoftBank said on Wednesday that it will sell at least $7.9 billion of its stake in Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba, as it looks to pay down a whopping debt load. The move will reduce SoftBank’s 32.2% holding in the Chinese... Read more
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Japan Today
Abe to put off tax hike to help Japan's economic recovery ‹ Japan TodayPrime Minister Shinzo Abe is due Wednesday night to announce he is postponing a
Abe to put off tax hike to help Japan's economic recovery ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 7 minutes ago
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is due Wednesday night to announce he is postponing a sales tax hike to help nurture along Japan’s economic recovery. After repeatedly insisting he would go ahead next year with the increase in the national sales tax to 10%... Read more
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ABC News
Chinese Manufacturing Surveys Show Lingering WeaknessChina's factory activity was feeble last month, according to two surveys releas
Chinese Manufacturing Surveys Show Lingering Weakness
ABC News / Posted 7 minutes ago
China's factory activity was feeble last month, according to two surveys released Wednesday, indicating that official efforts to reverse a downturn in the world's second-biggest economy are struggling. The country's massive manufacturing sector,... Read more
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ABC News
Abe to Put off Tax Hike to Mute Shocks to Faltering EconomyPrime Minister Shinzo Abe is due Wednesday to announce he is postponing a sales
Abe to Put off Tax Hike to Mute Shocks to Faltering Economy
ABC News / Posted 7 minutes ago
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is due Wednesday to announce he is postponing a sales tax hike to help nurture along Japan's economic recovery. After repeatedly insisting he would go ahead next year with the increase in the national sales tax to 10... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
Govt achieved GDP growth of 4.7 percentISLAMABAD: Minister for Planning Development and Reform Ahsan Iqbal said on Mon
Govt achieved GDP growth of 4.7 percent
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted 16 minutes ago
ISLAMABAD: Minister for Planning Development and Reform Ahsan Iqbal said on Monday that the government achieved a Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth rate of 4.7 percent this year due to its prudent economic policies and 100 percent utilisation of... Read more
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Herald Sun
$A surges on strong economic growthThe Australian dollar is pushing towards 73 US cents after the release of stron
$A surges on strong economic growth
Herald Sun / Posted 16 minutes ago
The Australian dollar is pushing towards 73 US cents after the release of stronger than expected economic growth figures. The economy grew by 1.1 per cent in the March quarter, well above expectations of 0.7 per cent, taking the annual rate to 3.1... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
Govt not to change petroleum pricesISLAMABAD: The government has decided to keep the prices of petroleum products
Govt not to change petroleum prices
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted 16 minutes ago
ISLAMABAD: The government has decided to keep the prices of petroleum products unchanged for the month of June, Finance Minister Ishaq Dar announced on Tuesday. “In line with Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s policy of providing maximum relief to the... Read more
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Weekly Times
$A surges on strong economic growthThe Australian dollar is pushing towards 73 US cents after the release of stron
$A surges on strong economic growth
Weekly Times / Posted 16 minutes ago
The Australian dollar is pushing towards 73 US cents after the release of stronger than expected economic growth figures. The economy grew by 1.1 per cent in the March quarter, well above expectations of 0.7 per cent, taking the annual rate to 3.1... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Appointments to Guardians of New Zealand Superannuation BoardThe founding CEO and CIO of British Columbia Investment Management Corporation,
Appointments to Guardians of New Zealand Superannuation Board
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 17 minutes ago
The founding CEO and CIO of British Columbia Investment Management Corporation, Doug Pearce, and the former Group Chief Executive and Managing Director of Hellaby Holdings, John Williamson, have been appointed to the Board of the Guardians of New... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
MediaWorks earnings tumble on flat revenueMediaWorks has revealed a sharp drop in underlying earnings amid challenging ma
MediaWorks earnings tumble on flat revenue
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 17 minutes ago
MediaWorks has revealed a sharp drop in underlying earnings amid challenging market conditions and says it may seek further support from private equity owner Oaktree to fund growth opportunities. The media company released its latest financial... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Adelson settles lawsuit with ex-head of China casino unitHONG KONG (AP) - Billionaire Sheldon Adelson's casino company is settling a lon
Adelson settles lawsuit with ex-head of China casino unit
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 17 minutes ago
HONG KONG (AP) - Billionaire Sheldon Adelson's casino company is settling a long-running lawsuit with the former head of its Chinese arm. Sands China said Wednesday that both sides "reached a comprehensive and confidential settlement" with Steven... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Emails expose ANZ’s ‘racism’Indian billionaires and glamour couple Pankaj and Radhika Oswal take on ANZ in
Emails expose ANZ’s ‘racism’
The Courier Mail / Posted 17 minutes ago
Indian billionaires and glamour couple Pankaj and Radhika Oswal take on ANZ in a mammoth court battle over their crumbled empire. Picture: Mike Keating A SENIOR ANZ executive described business couple Pankaj and Radhika Oswal as having no moral... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Ten Senior Promotions at Chapman TrippWednesday, 1 June 2016, 3:23 pmPress Release: Chapman Tripp1 June 2016Chapman T
Ten Senior Promotions at Chapman Tripp
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 18 minutes ago
Wednesday, 1 June 2016, 3:23 pmPress Release: Chapman Tripp1 June 2016Chapman Tripp is pleased to announce ten senior promotions in the firm’s Auckland, Wellington and... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Government gives up as average Auckland house nears $1 mil1 June 2016lionWith the average Auckland house price approaching $1 million it
Government gives up as average Auckland house nears $1 mil
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 18 minutes ago
1 June 2016lionWith the average Auckland house price approaching $1 million it is clear the Government has given up on fixing the housing crisis, says Labour’s Housing spokesperson Phil... Read more
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Reuters
China says there was no foreign currency hurdle in Zoomlion's bid for TerexA Zoomlion company logo is seen on an advertisement as passengers walk past at
China says there was no foreign currency hurdle in Zoomlion's bid for Terex
Reuters / Posted 18 minutes ago
A Zoomlion company logo is seen on an advertisement as passengers walk past at an airport in Changsha, Hunan province July 13, 2013. BEIJING China's foreign exchange regulator said on Wednesday that Zoomlion Heavy Industry Science and Technology Co... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Officials in New Albany discuss pros and cons of Floyd Memorial Hospital saleFLOYD COUNTY, Ind. (WDRB) -- There's a big push to finalize the sale of Floyd M
Officials in New Albany discuss pros and cons of Floyd Memorial Hospital sale
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 19 minutes ago
FLOYD COUNTY, Ind. (WDRB) -- There's a big push to finalize the sale of Floyd Memorial Hospital. Officials are aiming for a done deal sooner rather later, because to them, it comes down to survival. For months, we've heard about the money, the... Read more
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dna
India retains fastest growing economy tagIndia's national income expanded at a whopping 7.9% in the March quarter compar
India retains fastest growing economy tag
dna / Posted 20 minutes ago
India's national income expanded at a whopping 7.9% in the March quarter compared with the 7.2% in the December quarter, beating consensus estimates of a 7.5% gross domestic product (GDP) growth. For the fiscal 2016, the GDP growth at 7.6% compared... Read more
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dna
Asian stocks wobble as oil slip dampens sentiment, dollar stallsAsian stocks were on a weak footing on Wednesday as a slip in crude oil prices
Asian stocks wobble as oil slip dampens sentiment, dollar stalls
dna / Posted 20 minutes ago
Asian stocks were on a weak footing on Wednesday as a slip in crude oil prices dampened investors' appetite for riskier assets, while the recently bullish dollar stalled against the euro and yen following a mixed bag of US economic data. Japan's... Read more
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The Morning Call
Gov't report: Airports need more help keeping intruders outWhile intruders routinely breach the security fences protecting runways and pla
Gov't report: Airports need more help keeping intruders out
The Morning Call / Posted 20 minutes ago
While intruders routinely breach the security fences protecting runways and planes at U.S. airports, the federal Transportation Security Administration is not keeping up with the threat or doing enough to help airports identify their vulnerabilities,... Read more
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dna
Mypacco to wrap up home-to-home courier serviceFrom fledglings to unicorns, many new-age businesses which struggle with high c
Mypacco to wrap up home-to-home courier service
dna / Posted 20 minutes ago
From fledglings to unicorns, many new-age businesses which struggle with high cash burn and weak unit economics are scaling down as angels and venture capitalists have turned their backs on them. Mypacco.com is the latest start-up which has cut down... Read more
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dna
Housing regulator to be operational within two months, says ministerThe Housing Regulatory Authority (HRA) will be brought into effect within the n
Housing regulator to be operational within two months, says minister
dna / Posted 20 minutes ago
The Housing Regulatory Authority (HRA) will be brought into effect within the next two months, state housing minister Prakash Mehta said on Tuesday. The announcement has followed a recent dna report, which stated that the state government seemed to... Read more
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Brisbane Times
ALS facing takeover following poor resultsA matter of days after being hit with a raft of 'sell' calls following the rele
ALS facing takeover following poor results
Brisbane Times / Posted 21 minutes ago
A matter of days after being hit with a raft of 'sell' calls following the release of poor annual results, laboratory testing outfit ALS is facing a takeover, which has prompted it to seek a suspension to trading in its shares. "The trading halt is... Read more
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