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Canberra Times
Wall St edges higher, greenback falls on revised US rate betsThe US dollar tumbled and Treasuries rose after data showing tepid US economic
Wall St edges higher, greenback falls on revised US rate bets
Canberra Times / Posted a minute ago
The US dollar tumbled and Treasuries rose after data showing tepid US economic growth dimmed the prospects for higher interest rates this year. The S&P 500 Index capped a fifth monthly gain, while oil rebounded from the precipice of a bear... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
3 Walmart workers face manslaughter charge in death of shoplifting suspectNathan Higgins, 35; Crucelis Nunez, 23; and Ruandall Tooko, 58. (Lakeland Polic
3 Walmart workers face manslaughter charge in death of shoplifting suspect
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 3 minutes ago
Nathan Higgins, 35; Crucelis Nunez, 23; and Ruandall Tooko, 58. (Lakeland Police Department.) LAKELAND, Fla. – Three Walmart employees have been charged with manslaughter in the death of a suspected shoplifter. Police say Kenneth Wisham, 64, tried... Read more
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Business Standard India
Deadline to file asset details extendedNew deadline is now December 31 Faced with criticism and court case the Union
Deadline to file asset details extended
Business Standard India / Posted 4 minutes ago
New deadline is now December 31 Faced with criticism and court case the Union government on Friday extended the deadline for the Central government officials and employees of the non-profit organisations to... Read more
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Business Standard India
Amazon, lifted by cloud services, reports $857-mn net incomeFor most of its life, Amazon sacrificed profits if it could build another few w
Amazon, lifted by cloud services, reports $857-mn net income
Business Standard India / Posted 4 minutes ago
For most of its life, Amazon sacrificed profits if it could build another few warehouses to ship orders to customers more quickly or find some other investment to fuel its growth. Now, it cannot avoid showing big profits thanks to the lucrative... Read more
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Business Standard India
MF investments in stocks remain tepid in JulyMutual fund (MF) investment in stocks remained tepid in July for a second strai
MF investments in stocks remain tepid in July
Business Standard India / Posted 4 minutes ago
Mutual fund (MF) investment in stocks remained tepid in July for a second straight month. Fund managers bought a net Rs 240 crore of shares, even as the benchmark Sensex on the BSE posted its biggest monthly advance since May. Last month, MFs were... Read more
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Business Standard India
L&T's net up 46% at Rs 610 crEngineering and infrastructure major L&T’s net for the quarter ended June was u
L&T's net up 46% at Rs 610 cr
Business Standard India / Posted 4 minutes ago
Engineering and infrastructure major L&T’s net for the quarter ended June was up 46 per cent at Rs 610 crore against Rs 419 crore for the corresponding quarter of the previous year. However, when compared against the Bloomberg estimate of Rs 799... Read more
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Business Standard India
ICICI Bank net falls 25%, asset quality worries continueThe profit was almost in line with Bloomberg estimates of Rs 2,207 crore ICICI
ICICI Bank net falls 25%, asset quality worries continue
Business Standard India / Posted 4 minutes ago
The profit was almost in line with Bloomberg estimates of Rs 2,207 crore ICICI Bank, India’s largest private sector lender, reported a 25 per cent fall in its net profit at Rs 2,232 crore in... Read more
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Business Standard India
Govt extends last date for filing I-T returnsThe last date for filing income-tax (I-T) returns has been extended to August 5
Govt extends last date for filing I-T returns
Business Standard India / Posted 4 minutes ago
The last date for filing income-tax (I-T) returns has been extended to August 5. Tax returns for 2015-16 (assessment year 2016-17) were originally to be filed by July 31. But in view of the day-long strike at public sector banks, the deadline has... Read more
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Business Standard India
New accounting norms spoil L&T's showAfter an exuberant March 2016 quarter, wherein revenues and profits grew by 18-
New accounting norms spoil L&T's show
Business Standard India / Posted 4 minutes ago
After an exuberant March 2016 quarter, wherein revenues and profits grew by 18-19 per cent each, Larsen & Toubro (L&T)’s performance in the June 2016 quarter (Q1 of FY17) was a bit of disappointing. Consolidated revenues grew by nine per cent... Read more
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Business Standard India
ICICI Bank: Asset quality stress up, growth slowsAmid heightened asset quality pressures, favourable movement in treasury (inves
ICICI Bank: Asset quality stress up, growth slows
Business Standard India / Posted 4 minutes ago
Amid heightened asset quality pressures, favourable movement in treasury (investment gains) has come to the rescue of most banks. As was the case with Punjab National Bank (PNB), ICICI Bank’s net profit, too, was aided by higher treasury income in... Read more
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Business Standard India
PNB to sell its realty assets in central Delhi“At present, the bank’s units which are part of the headquarters are spread acr
PNB to sell its realty assets in central Delhi
Business Standard India / Posted 4 minutes ago
“At present, the bank’s units which are part of the headquarters are spread across various locations. PNB will relocate its headquarters to its new building in Dwarka, releasing the currently occupied space,” said Usha Ananthasubramanian, the public... Read more
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Business Standard India
Japan's pension fund loses $51 bnThe world's biggest pension fund posted the worst annual performance since the
Japan's pension fund loses $51 bn
Business Standard India / Posted 4 minutes ago
The world's biggest pension fund posted the worst annual performance since the global financial crisis, with losses exacerbated by unfavourable currency moves and a foray into equity markets. Japan's $1.3 trillion Government Pension Investment Fund... Read more
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CTV News
B.C. property tax could spark trade war with U.S., China: expertVICTORIA -- A Canadian trade expert says British Columbia's new 15 per cent pro
B.C. property tax could spark trade war with U.S., China: expert
CTV News / Posted 5 minutes ago
VICTORIA -- A Canadian trade expert says British Columbia's new 15 per cent property transfer tax on foreign homebuyers could spark trade wars with China and the United States. Trade lawyer Barry Appleton says the B.C. legislation is likely to face... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
STOCKS GO NOWHERE: Here's what you need to knowMarkets saw another relatively boring day, much like the rest of the week. Sto
STOCKS GO NOWHERE: Here's what you need to know
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 8 minutes ago
Markets saw another relatively boring day, much like the rest of the week. Stocks fell early in the morning, bounced up around noon, and, ultimately, finished the day mixed, but little changed. Let's head to the scoreboard: WTI Crude oil: $41.45... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Rumors are flying that ClassPass' CEO is stepping down — here's what's really happeningThere's a rumor going around that ClassPass, a Google-backed fitness scheduling
Rumors are flying that ClassPass' CEO is stepping down — here's what's really happening
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 8 minutes ago
There's a rumor going around that ClassPass, a Google-backed fitness scheduling startup, is getting a new CEO. In the wake of recent price increases, fears of a growth slowdown, and the company's changing operational requirements, some tech insiders... Read more
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Japan Today
Rakuten invests in digital content provider getAbstract AG ‹ Japan TodayRakuten Inc has agreed to acquire a substantial minority stake in getAbstract A
Rakuten invests in digital content provider getAbstract AG ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 9 minutes ago
Rakuten Inc has agreed to acquire a substantial minority stake in getAbstract AG, the global leader in compressed digital content. getAbstract was founded in 1999 by Thomas Bergen and Patrick Brigger with the mission to create the world’s largest... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
3 Walmart workers face manslaughter charge in death of shoplifting suspectNathan Higgins, 35; Crucelis Nunez, 23; and Ruandall Tooko, 58. (Lakeland Polic
3 Walmart workers face manslaughter charge in death of shoplifting suspect
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 9 minutes ago
Nathan Higgins, 35; Crucelis Nunez, 23; and Ruandall Tooko, 58. (Lakeland Police Department.) LAKELAND, Fla. – Three Walmart employees have been charged with manslaughter in the death of a suspected shoplifter. Police say Kenneth Wisham, 64, tried... Read more
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Japan Today
Sony's first-quarter profit falls 74% ‹ Japan TodaySony Corp’s fiscal first-quarter profit plunged 74% to 21.2 billion yen ($205 m
Sony's first-quarter profit falls 74% ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 9 minutes ago
Sony Corp’s fiscal first-quarter profit plunged 74% to 21.2 billion yen ($205 million), as earnings were hammered by a strong yen and lagging smartphone sales, and a quake in southwestern Japan that disrupted its camera parts and semiconductor... Read more
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New Kerala
US dollar slumps on weak GDP report - newkerala.com #97727New York, July 30 : The US dollar declined against other major peers on Friday
US dollar slumps on weak GDP report - newkerala.com #97727
New Kerala / Posted 9 minutes ago
New York, July 30 : The US dollar declined against other major peers on Friday after data showed the country's second quarter economic growth came in worse than expected. In late New York trading, the euro rose to $1.1166 from $1.1073 in the... Read more
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Japan Today
Japan to upgrade Patriot batteries for 2020 Olympics ‹ Japan TodayJapan is upgrading its Patriot PAC-3 missile defense system in time for the 202
Japan to upgrade Patriot batteries for 2020 Olympics ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 9 minutes ago
Japan is upgrading its Patriot PAC-3 missile defense system in time for the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games, adding range and accuracy needed to intercept more advanced North Korean ballistic missiles, four sources with knowledge of the plan said. The move... Read more
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Japan Today
JAL's three-month profit more than halves ‹ Japan TodayJapan Airlines said Friday its three-month net profit more than halved as savin
JAL's three-month profit more than halves ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 9 minutes ago
Japan Airlines said Friday its three-month net profit more than halved as savings from a decline in fuel costs could not make up for weak travel demand at home and abroad. Falling oil prices have helped the carrier’s bottom line—fuel is often an... Read more
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Japan Today
Mizuho's first-quarter profit slides 16% ‹ Japan TodayMizuho Financial Group, Japan’s second-largest lender, said its first-quarter p
Mizuho's first-quarter profit slides 16% ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 9 minutes ago
Mizuho Financial Group, Japan’s second-largest lender, said its first-quarter profit dropped 16 percent, as the country’s negative interest rates hit income from loans and investments while failing to stoke broader borrowing. Mizuho said on Friday... Read more
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The News-Times
Stocks close mostly higher, helped by technology, oiliPhone 5s 16GB Prepaid Straight Talk Phone for $149 + free... Panasonic 50" 4K
Stocks close mostly higher, helped by technology, oil
The News-Times / Posted 10 minutes ago
iPhone 5s 16GB Prepaid Straight Talk Phone for $149 + free... Panasonic 50" 4K WiFi LED LCD UHD Smart TV for $400 + free... Kingsford Charcoal Water Smoker for $34 + pickup at Walmart Attwood Power Guard 27 Car Battery Box for $5 + pickup at... Read more
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Adelaide Now
First-time buyers eye investment propertiesHOUSE price growth is one of the driving forces when buyers make their debut on
First-time buyers eye investment properties
Adelaide Now / Posted 12 minutes ago
HOUSE price growth is one of the driving forces when buyers make their debut on the property market. While property prices continue to soar in Sydney and Melbourne and steady growth continues in most other capital cities, affordability remains the... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Dollar slides on US GDP, Japan bonds fallWeak US economic growth data knocked down the dollar and yields on US governmen
Dollar slides on US GDP, Japan bonds fall
Adelaide Now / Posted 12 minutes ago
Weak US economic growth data knocked down the dollar and yields on US government debt, while Japanese government bond yields rose the most in eight years after investors reacted coolly to the Bank of Japan's latest effort to boost the economy. The... Read more
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RTE News
AIB and BoI come out among worst in EU stress testTwo of Ireland's main banks came out among the worst in a European Union stress
AIB and BoI come out among worst in EU stress test
RTE News / Posted 14 minutes ago
Two of Ireland's main banks came out among the worst in a European Union stress test aimed at cleaning up balance sheets to boost the flow of credit to the bloc's economy. AIB and Bank of Ireland ranked among the worst out of 51 lenders across the... Read more
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asianage
Warren Buffett loses 3rd rich slot to Jeff BezosBill Gates, Jeff Bezos and Warren Buffett Jeff Bezos, the founder and CEO of A
Warren Buffett loses 3rd rich slot to Jeff Bezos
asianage / Posted 17 minutes ago
Bill Gates, Jeff Bezos and Warren Buffett Jeff Bezos, the founder and CEO of Amazon.com Inc, has become the world’s third-richest person as of the market close for the first time, Forbes magazine said, passing Warren Buffett, the chairman and chief... Read more
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asianage
Tax returns deadline extendedThe government on Friday extended the last date for filing income-tax return to
Tax returns deadline extended
asianage / Posted 17 minutes ago
The government on Friday extended the last date for filing income-tax return to August 5 due to bank strike and disturbances in Jammu and Kashmir. Earlier the last date of filing of income tax return was July 31. As far as Jammu and Kashmir is... Read more
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asianage
Flipkart to fire 700 employeesIndia’s largest e-commerce player Flipkart is sacking at least 700 employees, o
Flipkart to fire 700 employees
asianage / Posted 17 minutes ago
India’s largest e-commerce player Flipkart is sacking at least 700 employees, or over 3 per cent of its workforce, as it looks to cut cost to compete with rivals like Amazon and Snapdeal. Flipkart is asking “under-performing” employees to either... Read more
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asianage
Sebi proposes to relax rules for startupsTo encourage listing of start-ups, Sebi on Friday proposed an easier framework
Sebi proposes to relax rules for startups
asianage / Posted 17 minutes ago
To encourage listing of start-ups, Sebi on Friday proposed an easier framework that allows more investor categories, relaxed shareholding norms and reduced trading lot amount. In this regard, the markets regulator has mooted changes to the framework... Read more
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