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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Corpus Christi boil water order liftedCORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) - The citywide boil water order in Corpus Christi ha
Corpus Christi boil water order lifted
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted a minute ago
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) - The citywide boil water order in Corpus Christi has been lifted. The Corpus Christi Caller-Times (http://bit.ly/1OXSthE ) reports that the order was put into place May 13 and lifted Wednesday by the Texas Commission on... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Corpus Christi boil water order liftedCORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) - The citywide boil water order in Corpus Christi ha
Corpus Christi boil water order lifted
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 3 minutes ago
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) - The citywide boil water order in Corpus Christi has been lifted. The Corpus Christi Caller-Times (http://bit.ly/1OXSthE ) reports that the order was put into place May 13 and lifted Wednesday by the Texas Commission on... Read more
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The Age
GLNG train 2 up and runningSantos's GLNG venture now has its second production unit in operation. Photo: s
GLNG train 2 up and running
The Age / Posted 4 minutes ago
Santos's GLNG venture now has its second production unit in operation. Photo: supplied Santos has brought online the second production unit at its $US18.5 billion ($25.7 billion) GLNG gas export project in Gladstone on schedule, raising expectations... Read more
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The Age
Former Sigma CEO Elmo de Alwis and CFO given suspended prison sentenceFormer Sigma Pharmaceuticals CEO Elmo de Alwis has been placed on a 42-month go
Former Sigma CEO Elmo de Alwis and CFO given suspended prison sentence
The Age / Posted 4 minutes ago
Former Sigma Pharmaceuticals CEO Elmo de Alwis has been placed on a 42-month good behaviour bond. Photo: Jason South Sigma Pharmaceuticals former chief executive Elmo de Alwis and his chief financial officer Mark Smith have avoided a custodial term... Read more
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The Star
Norway to regulate US$850b fund's tax haven exposureOSLO: Norway will take a first step this week towards using its US$850 billion
Norway to regulate US$850b fund's tax haven exposure
The Star / Posted 4 minutes ago
OSLO: Norway will take a first step this week towards using its US$850 billion sovereign wealth fund, the world's biggest, as a tool to combat the use of tax havens, two key members of parliament's finance committee told Reuters on Wednesday. The... Read more
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The Star
KLCI pares gains in line with Asian markets despite crude oil breaching US$50 markKUALA LUMPUR: The FBM KLCI was marginally up by 0.69 points to 1,631.65 points
KLCI pares gains in line with Asian markets despite crude oil breaching US$50 mark
The Star / Posted 5 minutes ago
KUALA LUMPUR: The FBM KLCI was marginally up by 0.69 points to 1,631.65 points at the midday close with Asian markets mostly flattish following Wednesday's strong rally despite Brent crude oil hitting US$50 per barrel today. The benchmark index had... Read more
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The Star
Fonterra expects to pay NZ$4.25 per kilo of milk solids in 2016-17WELLINGTON: Global dairy giant Fonterra Co-operative Group Ltd, expects to pay
Fonterra expects to pay NZ$4.25 per kilo of milk solids in 2016-17
The Star / Posted 5 minutes ago
WELLINGTON: Global dairy giant Fonterra Co-operative Group Ltd, expects to pay its farmer shareholders more in the coming season, but the increase will offer little relief as the forecast remains below estimated break-even levels. The world's... Read more
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The Star
Bank Negara concluded probe into 1MDB, says governorKUALA LUMPUR: Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) has concluded its investigation into 1
Bank Negara concluded probe into 1MDB, says governor
The Star / Posted 5 minutes ago
KUALA LUMPUR: Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) has concluded its investigation into 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB) following the payment of a compound by the company, said Governor Datuk Muhammad Ibrahim. However, he stressed that the central bank would... Read more
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The Star
Australian watchdog deals blow to US$6.5b Asciano bidSYDNEY: Australia's antitrust watchdog on Thursday raised fresh concerns about
Australian watchdog deals blow to US$6.5b Asciano bid
The Star / Posted 5 minutes ago
SYDNEY: Australia's antitrust watchdog on Thursday raised fresh concerns about a planned A$9.1 billion (US$6.5 billion) takeover of rail and port giant Asciano Ltd, potentially forcing the Canadian-led buyout consortium to restructure the deal. The... Read more
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Market Watch
United Utilities FY profit up 3.5%; to boost capexLONDON--United Utilities Group PLC (UU.LN) Thursday reported a 3.5% rise in pre
United Utilities FY profit up 3.5%; to boost capex
Market Watch / Posted 5 minutes ago
LONDON--United Utilities Group PLC (UU.LN) Thursday reported a 3.5% rise in pretax profit for fiscal 2016 and said it is accelerating its 2015-20 capex program, and that the progress over the first year of this new regulatory period underpins its... Read more
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Market Watch
Tate & Lyle pretax profit rises for 2016LONDON--Tate & Lyle PLC (TATE.LN) Thursday reported a rise in fiscal 2016 preta
Tate & Lyle pretax profit rises for 2016
Market Watch / Posted 5 minutes ago
LONDON--Tate & Lyle PLC (TATE.LN) Thursday reported a rise in fiscal 2016 pretax profit, partly due to increased revenue generation and absence of any large exceptional costs, and said that it remains confident to progress in line with its... Read more
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Market Watch
NN Group profit up; plans €500 million buybackDutch insurance and asset-management company NN Group NV (NN.AE) Thursday annou
NN Group profit up; plans €500 million buyback
Market Watch / Posted 5 minutes ago
Dutch insurance and asset-management company NN Group NV (NN.AE) Thursday announced plans to buy back up to 500 million euros ($557.8 million) of its shares, as it reported a 0.1% rise in first-quarter operating profit. The 170-year-old firm's plan... Read more
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Market Watch
Sudden, sharp drop for dollar rallies Japanese yenThe yen was stronger against its rivals during Asia trade Thursday, as a sudden
Sudden, sharp drop for dollar rallies Japanese yen
Market Watch / Posted 5 minutes ago
The yen was stronger against its rivals during Asia trade Thursday, as a sudden, sharp decline in the dollar pushed up the Japanese currency. Despite growing expectations that the U.S. Federal Reserve will raise rates in June, the greenback USDJPY,... Read more
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Market Watch
Legal & General Chairman John Stewart to retireLONDON--Insurer Legal & General Group PLC (LGEN.LN) said Thursday that John Ste
Legal & General Chairman John Stewart to retire
Market Watch / Posted 5 minutes ago
LONDON--Insurer Legal & General Group PLC (LGEN.LN) said Thursday that John Stewart will retire as chairman of the board on June 1 after more than six years in the role, and be replaced by Rudy Markham until a permanent successor has been... Read more
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Market Watch
Atlas Mara swings to loss; sees higher earningsLONDON--Bob Diamond's Atlas Mara Ltd. ATMA on Thursday reported a swing to a ne
Atlas Mara swings to loss; sees higher earnings
Market Watch / Posted 5 minutes ago
LONDON--Bob Diamond's Atlas Mara Ltd. ATMA on Thursday reported a swing to a net loss in the first quarter compared with the same quarter a year ago, in line with expectations, and reaffirmed its expectations to deliver more earnings than last... Read more
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The Irish Times
Third quarter revenues fall 1% to €555.5m at Origin EnterprisesRevenues at agri-services group Origin Enterprises has reported “disappointing”
Third quarter revenues fall 1% to €555.5m at Origin Enterprises
The Irish Times / Posted 5 minutes ago
Revenues at agri-services group Origin Enterprises has reported “disappointing” trading for the third quarter with revenues falling by 1 per cent to €555.5 million in the three months to the end of April. Revenues were €1.06 billion for the nine... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Former Sigma CEO Elmo de Alwis and CFO given suspended prison sentenceFormer Sigma Pharmaceuticals CEO Elmo de Alwis has been placed on a 42-month go
Former Sigma CEO Elmo de Alwis and CFO given suspended prison sentence
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 6 minutes ago
Former Sigma Pharmaceuticals CEO Elmo de Alwis has been placed on a 42-month good behaviour bond. Photo: Jason South Sigma Pharmaceuticals former chief executive Elmo de Alwis and his chief financial officer Mark Smith have avoided a custodial term... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Corpus Christi boil water order liftedCORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) - The citywide boil water order in Corpus Christi ha
Corpus Christi boil water order lifted
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 6 minutes ago
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) - The citywide boil water order in Corpus Christi has been lifted. The Corpus Christi Caller-Times (http://bit.ly/1OXSthE ) reports that the order was put into place May 13 and lifted Wednesday by the Texas Commission on... Read more
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The Financial Express
In Ecuador cyber heist, thieves moved $9 million to 23 Hong Kong firmsEcuador’s Banco del Austro (BDA), Hong Kong . (Reuters) Cyber thieves who stol
In Ecuador cyber heist, thieves moved $9 million to 23 Hong Kong firms
The Financial Express / Posted 7 minutes ago
Ecuador’s Banco del Austro (BDA), Hong Kong . (Reuters) Cyber thieves who stole $12 million from an Ecuadorian bank in 2015 routed the funds through 23 companies registered in Hong Kong, some of them with no clear business activity, according to... Read more
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The Financial Express
GAIL advances 2% on robust Q4 earningsGAIL share price advanced over 2 per cent in the early trade on Thursday after
GAIL advances 2% on robust Q4 earnings
The Financial Express / Posted 7 minutes ago
GAIL share price advanced over 2 per cent in the early trade on Thursday after the state gas utility firm reported a 50.76 per cent rise in March quarter net profit at Rs 769.99 crore (Photo: Reuters) GAIL share price advanced over 2 per cent in the... Read more
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The Financial Express
Wipro launches total customer centricity solution for manufacturing sectorThe Wipro solution will be powered by the Informatica Master Data Management (M
Wipro launches total customer centricity solution for manufacturing sector
The Financial Express / Posted 7 minutes ago
The Wipro solution will be powered by the Informatica Master Data Management (MDM) suite of solutions. Total Customer Centricity (TCC) will enable global manufacturers to transition from a product-centric to a customer- centric... Read more
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The Financial Express
India could lose $49 bn in GDP by food price shock: UNThe report said if global food prices double then China could lose 1 billion in
India could lose $49 bn in GDP by food price shock: UN
The Financial Express / Posted 7 minutes ago
The report said if global food prices double then China could lose 1 billion in GDP and India could lose billion. (Reuters) India could lose $ 49 billion in GDP if global food prices double in future, according to a new UN report which said the... Read more
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The Financial Express
China slowdown poses threat to world economy, says Raghuram Rajan“Bad loans in the banking system were likely to grow over current levels, and,
China slowdown poses threat to world economy, says Raghuram Rajan
The Financial Express / Posted 7 minutes ago
“Bad loans in the banking system were likely to grow over current levels, and, in addition, there might be serious weaknesses in the shadow banking system, which could feed back to banks,” the RBI summarised Rajan as saying on China. (Reuters) RBI... Read more
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The Financial Express
2 years of Modi: Dalal Street wants more from government, Small caps jump up to 2000%2 years of Modi: The benchmark BSE Sensex surged nearly 5,000 points in eight m
2 years of Modi: Dalal Street wants more from government, Small caps jump up to 2000%
The Financial Express / Posted 7 minutes ago
2 years of Modi: The benchmark BSE Sensex surged nearly 5,000 points in eight months and touched its new all-time high of 29,681.77 on January 29, 2015. The 30-share index was at 24716.88 on May 26, 2014. (Photo: Reuters) Equity investors cheered... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
GE picked as preferred bidder to supply engines for KF-X fighter jets(ATTN: REWRITES headline, lead; ADDS photo, more info last 4 paras) SEOUL, May
GE picked as preferred bidder to supply engines for KF-X fighter jets
Yonhap News Agency / Posted 8 minutes ago
(ATTN: REWRITES headline, lead; ADDS photo, more info last 4 paras) SEOUL, May 26 (Yonhap) -- U.S. company General Electric (GE) was selected on Thursday as the preferred bidder to supply engines for South Korea's next-generation fighter jets,... Read more
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Canberra Times
The good old 'housing crash' publicity machineStep right up Capital Economics with a forecast that Australian housing prices
The good old 'housing crash' publicity machine
Canberra Times / Posted 8 minutes ago
Step right up Capital Economics with a forecast that Australian housing prices will fall by 10 per cent – more web friendly than a supermodel's wardrobe malfunction. This research house with research to sell joins a long list of headline grabbers... Read more
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Canberra Times
Competition to limit airfare hikes when surcharges cut: ACCCACCC chairman Rod Sims says airlines will be free to raise their fares to compe
Competition to limit airfare hikes when surcharges cut: ACCC
Canberra Times / Posted 8 minutes ago
ACCC chairman Rod Sims says airlines will be free to raise their fares to compensate for cuts to hidden surcharges the Reserve Bank is planning to impose, but argues competition will limit any such move. Analysts expect the domestic airline duopoly... Read more
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Canberra Times
House prices to fall by 10 per cent, say Capital EconomicsHouse prices in Australia will fall by about 10 per cent over 2019 and 2020, al
House prices to fall by 10 per cent, say Capital Economics
Canberra Times / Posted 8 minutes ago
House prices in Australia will fall by about 10 per cent over 2019 and 2020, although a US-style housing collapse won't happen, according to a new paper from Capital Economics. "We are more worried than most and suspect that, after hardly rising at... Read more
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Canberra Times
Credit card perks, surcharges to fall under new RBA rulesShoppers can expect less generous reward schemes but fewer sky-high surcharges
Credit card perks, surcharges to fall under new RBA rules
Canberra Times / Posted 8 minutes ago
Shoppers can expect less generous reward schemes but fewer sky-high surcharges for paying by credit card under changes starting from September. Airlines in particular are likely to be affected, as the new rules will limit businesses to charging... Read more
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Canberra Times
Australian banks sending US hedge funds brokeUS hedge funds are not having the best of years. Profits are hard to find, they
Australian banks sending US hedge funds broke
Canberra Times / Posted 8 minutes ago
US hedge funds are not having the best of years. Profits are hard to find, they're underperforming and the punters are losing patience, withdrawing US$15 billion ($20.8 billion) in the March quarter. They're expected to withdraw more this... Read more
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