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CTV News
Nintendo sinks into loss, no thanks to success of 'Pokemon Go'TOKYO -- Japanese video game maker Nintendo Co. sagged into a loss of 24.53 bil
Nintendo sinks into loss, no thanks to success of 'Pokemon Go'
CTV News / Posted moments ago
TOKYO -- Japanese video game maker Nintendo Co. sagged into a loss of 24.53 billion yen ($232 million) for the fiscal first quarter through June, despite the global success of the "Pokemon Go" augmented reality game. The result Wednesday was worse... Read more
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CTV News
Global stocks rise on Japan stimulus ahead of Fed statementSEOUL, Korea, Republic Of -- Global stocks rose Wednesday after Japanese Prime
Global stocks rise on Japan stimulus ahead of Fed statement
CTV News / Posted moments ago
SEOUL, Korea, Republic Of -- Global stocks rose Wednesday after Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe announced plans for a whopping 28 trillion yen ($254 billion) stimulus package. Investors were awaiting a policy statement by the Federal Reserve, as... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Do Percentages Sell Better than Dollar Amounts?Have you ever wondered if its better to give a discount based on the dollar-amo
Do Percentages Sell Better than Dollar Amounts?
Greenwich Time / Posted a minute ago
Have you ever wondered if its better to give a discount based on the dollar-amount off the usual price (e.g., $50 off), or a percentage off (e.g., 30% off)? Which gets a better response? You want your offer to sound as irresistible as possible, and... Read more
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Civil Georgia
Central Bank Cuts Key Rate to 6.75%Georgia’s central bank cut its key refinancing rate by 25 basis points to 6.75%
Central Bank Cuts Key Rate to 6.75%
Civil Georgia / Posted 2 minutes ago
Georgia’s central bank cut its key refinancing rate by 25 basis points to 6.75% on July 27. “The decision is based on a macroeconomic forecast, involving gradual easing of monetary policy for achieving target inflation,” the central bank said. “If... Read more
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Daily Herald
Coca-Cola tops 2Q profit forecastsATLANTA -- Coca-Cola Co. (KO) on Wednesday reported second-quarter profit of $3
Coca-Cola tops 2Q profit forecasts
Daily Herald / Posted 2 minutes ago
ATLANTA -- Coca-Cola Co. (KO) on Wednesday reported second-quarter profit of $3.45 billion. The Atlanta-based company said it had net income of 79 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring gains, were 60 cents per share. The results... Read more
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Daily Herald
Comcast beats Street 2Q forecastsPHILADELPHIA -- Comcast Corp. (CMCSA) on Wednesday reported second-quarter net
Comcast beats Street 2Q forecasts
Daily Herald / Posted 2 minutes ago
PHILADELPHIA -- Comcast Corp. (CMCSA) on Wednesday reported second-quarter net income of $2.03 billion. The Philadelphia-based company said it had profit of 83 cents per share. The results exceeded Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Comcast’s NBCU Suffers 79 Percent Box Office DropComcast reported its second-quarter 2016 earnings early Wednesday morning, when
Comcast’s NBCU Suffers 79 Percent Box Office Drop
Houston Chronicle / Posted 2 minutes ago
Comcast reported its second-quarter 2016 earnings early Wednesday morning, when the NBCUniversal parent company revealed exactly how rough its big-screen losses were. Box office revenue flopped almost 79 percent versus 2015’s Q2 — a much-stronger... Read more
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Gulf News
Air France-KLM cuts loss, warns of attacks impactThe group cut its net loss to €114m in the first half of the year compared to 6
Air France-KLM cuts loss, warns of attacks impact
Gulf News / Posted 3 minutes ago
The group cut its net loss to €114m in the first half of the year compared to 638m in the same period in 2015 Paris: Air France-KLM said Wednesday it managed to cut its net loss significantly in the first half of this year but warned attacks had... Read more
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Gulf News
Nissan quarterly profit down 11% on stronger yen, shrinking salesCompany reported $30.7 million profit for the fiscal quarter through June TOKY
Nissan quarterly profit down 11% on stronger yen, shrinking sales
Gulf News / Posted 3 minutes ago
Company reported $30.7 million profit for the fiscal quarter through June TOKYO: Japanese automaker Nissan Motor Co. is reporting a 136.4 billion yen ($30.7 million) profit for the fiscal quarter through June, down nearly 11 per cent from the same... Read more
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New Kerala
60% of Indians will live in Urban areas by 2050: newkerala.com #96429He said according to 2011 Census, nearly 31 per cent of the country's populatio
60% of Indians will live in Urban areas by 2050: newkerala.com #96429
New Kerala / Posted 4 minutes ago
He said according to 2011 Census, nearly 31 per cent of the country's population resides in urban areas, and a large number of people would migrate to cities in coming decades. But he maintained that the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government... Read more
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New Kerala
We are ready to open retail stores in India: Tim Cook - newkerala.com #96425But sales of the Apple devices in India rose 51 per cent in the last three quar
We are ready to open retail stores in India: Tim Cook - newkerala.com #96425
New Kerala / Posted 4 minutes ago
But sales of the Apple devices in India rose 51 per cent in the last three quarters compared with a year earlier, Cook said on Tuesday. "India is now one of our fastest growing markets. In the first three quarters of this fiscal year, our iPhone... Read more
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New Kerala
Ficci white paper on e-pharmacy a positive step: BigChemist - newkerala.com #96445"It's a significantly positive step by Ficci as recommendations to government t
Ficci white paper on e-pharmacy a positive step: BigChemist - newkerala.com #96445
New Kerala / Posted 4 minutes ago
"It's a significantly positive step by Ficci as recommendations to government towards recognising the need for reaching out to over a billion people in our country to have access to authentic, affordable and safe medicines at their door step in their... Read more
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New Kerala
Caution ahead of F&O expiry, FOMC outcome depress equity markets - newkerala.com #96421Caution ahead of F&O expiry, FOMC outcome depress equity markets Posted 48 min
Caution ahead of F&O expiry, FOMC outcome depress equity markets - newkerala.com #96421
New Kerala / Posted 4 minutes ago
Caution ahead of F&O expiry, FOMC outcome depress equity markets Posted 48 minutes ago | IANS Mumbai, July 27 : Profit booking, combined with caution ahead of derivatives expiry and a key announcement over the US interest rate, depressed the Indian... Read more
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CNET
Necktie or noose? Japanese corporate culture and the knot fanThe USB-powered fan necktie, as depicted on the Japanese Web site selling it.
Necktie or noose? Japanese corporate culture and the knot fan
CNET / Posted 4 minutes ago
The USB-powered fan necktie, as depicted on the Japanese Web site selling it. It's no surprise that the first necktie to come with a USB-powered fan built into the knot comes from Japan. Having lived in Tokyo for nearly three years, I can confirm... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Wednesday Morning Business Brief - July 27International stock markets were mixed today ahead of the Federal Reserve's pol
Wednesday Morning Business Brief - July 27
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 5 minutes ago
International stock markets were mixed today ahead of the Federal Reserve's policy statement, as strong U.S. economic data raised questions over the likely course for interest rates. Futures point to a tepid start on Wall Street today. Benchmark U.S.... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Torstar loss climbs on acquisition costs, closing of printing plantTorstar Corp. says expenses related to its Verticalscope acquisition last year
Torstar loss climbs on acquisition costs, closing of printing plant
The Globe and Mail / Posted 6 minutes ago
Torstar Corp. says expenses related to its Verticalscope acquisition last year and the closure of its Vaughan printing plant this month combined to drive up its second-quarter loss to $23.9-million – including discontinued operations. The loss... Read more
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Energy Business Review
Statoil concludes drilling of wildcat wells in North Sea Statoil Petroleum, operator of production license 035/272, has concluded the
Statoil concludes drilling of wildcat wells in North Sea
Energy Business Review / Posted 7 minutes ago
Statoil Petroleum, operator of production license 035/272, has concluded the drilling of wildcat wells 30/11-14 and 30/11-14 B. The primary exploration target for wells 30/11-14 and 30/11-14... Read more
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Newsmax
Retailers Are Doomed as Most Americans Are Too Poor to ShopWe are entering the heart of earnings season. It may be a wild one as Wall Stre
Retailers Are Doomed as Most Americans Are Too Poor to Shop
Newsmax / Posted 7 minutes ago
We are entering the heart of earnings season. It may be a wild one as Wall Street’s outlook is quite poor. The consensus Wall Street estimates for Q2 profits of the S&P 500 is a 5.6% fall (YOY). That would be the fifth quarter in a row of falling... Read more
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Newsmax
Pension Returns Set to Plunge to Record-Low LevelsLong-term returns for U.S. public pensions reportedly are expected to drop to t
Pension Returns Set to Plunge to Record-Low Levels
Newsmax / Posted 7 minutes ago
Long-term returns for U.S. public pensions reportedly are expected to drop to the lowest levels ever recorded as states and cities face even deeper financial pain as a $1 trillion funding gap widens. Twenty-year annualized returns for public... Read more
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iol.co.za
Brazil expected to net $200m from #Rio2016 touristsHowever, it noted that the expected windfall is far lower than the $900-million
Brazil expected to net $200m from #Rio2016 tourists
iol.co.za / Posted 8 minutes ago
However, it noted that the expected windfall is far lower than the $900-million of revenue seen nationwide as a result of the 2014 World Cup. Additionally, the bank said that while the Olympics would lead to a “small” impact on tourism at first,... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Twitter stock falls 10% on weak salesEven if you build it, they may not come. Twitter reached 313 million monthly a
Twitter stock falls 10% on weak sales
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 8 minutes ago
Even if you build it, they may not come. Twitter reached 313 million monthly active users in the quarter that ended in June, a gain of just three million users from the previous quarter. That's despite efforts to attract new users by adding more... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
SolarWorld to appeal US court's ruling to pay $793M damagesBERLIN (AP) - German solar panel-maker SolarWorld says it is appealing a U.S. c
SolarWorld to appeal US court's ruling to pay $793M damages
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 8 minutes ago
BERLIN (AP) - German solar panel-maker SolarWorld says it is appealing a U.S. court's ruling ordering it to pay $793 million in damages to Michigan-based supplier Hemlock Semiconductor Corp. SolarWorld says it expects the appeal against Tuesday's... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Meijer recalls salads, sandwiches due to salmonella riskGRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) - Midwest retailer Meijer Inc. says some salads and sa
Meijer recalls salads, sandwiches due to salmonella risk
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 8 minutes ago
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) - Midwest retailer Meijer Inc. says some salads and sandwiches that it sells are being recalled due to a potential risk of salmonella contamination. The company says the "Markets of Meijer" products were sold at Meijer... Read more
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Computer Business Review
ARM profits up 5 percent after Softbank acquisitionSoftbank's new acquisition ARM Holdings reported a 5 percent rise in its Q2 pro
ARM profits up 5 percent after Softbank acquisition
Computer Business Review / Posted 8 minutes ago
Softbank's new acquisition ARM Holdings reported a 5 percent rise in its Q2 profit. The UK-based chip maker announced the figure of £130.1 million, up from last year’s £123.9 million figure for the same period. The firm reported revenues of £267.6... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Harter Secrest moves across Fountain PlazaHarter Secrest & Emery has completed the move of its Buffalo office across Foun
Harter Secrest moves across Fountain Plaza
The Buffalo News / Posted 9 minutes ago
Harter Secrest & Emery has completed the move of its Buffalo office across Fountain Plaza, giving it more room to accommodate its growth. The Rochester-based firm, which has 26 attorneys plus professional staff in Buffalo, moved from its longtime... Read more
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RTE News
Michel Barnier to negotiate Brexit with BritainEuropean Commission head Jean-Claude Juncker has appointed veteran French polit
Michel Barnier to negotiate Brexit with Britain
RTE News / Posted 9 minutes ago
European Commission head Jean-Claude Juncker has appointed veteran French politician and former EU commissioner Michel Barnier to lead the negotiations with Britain on its exit from the bloc. Britain's 23 June vote to quit the 28-nation European... Read more
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Quartz
This could be the last economic growth Britain sees for a whileBrexit: — Quartz BREXIT EFFECT The UK has recorded three-and-a-half years of
This could be the last economic growth Britain sees for a while
Quartz / Posted 9 minutes ago
Brexit: — Quartz BREXIT EFFECT The UK has recorded three-and-a-half years of uninterrupted economic growth, its... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Nintendo Reports Quarterly Loss, Delays Pokemon Go Plus ReleaseInvestors have cheered Nintendo's belated push into mobile gaming, but Pokemon
Nintendo Reports Quarterly Loss, Delays Pokemon Go Plus Release
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 10 minutes ago
Investors have cheered Nintendo's belated push into mobile gaming, but Pokemon Go was produced by a U.S. company, in which the Japanese gaming giant is a minority investor. Nintendo on Wednesday reported a net loss of 24.5 billion yen ($232 million)... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
NBCUniversal Second-Quarter Earnings Slip Amid Sharply Lower Film ResultsCable giant Comcast in its first quarterly results since unveiling its deal to
NBCUniversal Second-Quarter Earnings Slip Amid Sharply Lower Film Results
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 10 minutes ago
Cable giant Comcast in its first quarterly results since unveiling its deal to acquire DreamWorks Animation posted higher broadcast, cable networks and theme parks units results. Cable giant Comcast on Wednesday reported its second-quarter... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Great Yarmouth-based Bateman Groundworks shortlisted for top business accolade Norfolk construction company Bateman Groundworks has been shortlisted in the
Great Yarmouth-based Bateman Groundworks shortlisted for top business accolade
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 11 minutes ago
Norfolk construction company Bateman Groundworks has been shortlisted in the 2016 Lloyds Bank National Business Awards. The Great Yarmouth-based company, which provides... Read more
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