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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Rich to get still richer as world inequality growsTOKYO (AP) - Global inequality has stabilized at high levels in recent years, a
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 3 minutes ago
TOKYO (AP) - Global inequality has stabilized at high levels in recent years, a report said Friday, despite gains among the poor in China and much milder disparities in incomes and wealth in Western Europe. The World Inequality Report 2018 is based... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Persimmon chairman departs following excessive pay disputeThe chairman of Persimmon is to quit the housebuilder following concerns over e
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 5 minutes ago
The chairman of Persimmon is to quit the housebuilder following concerns over excessive executive pay at the firm. Persimmon announced on Friday that Nicholas Wrigley intends to resign and also revealed that remuneration committee chair Jonathan... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Persimmon chairman departs following excessive pay disputeThe chairman of Persimmon is to quit the housebuilder following concerns over e
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 6 minutes ago
The chairman of Persimmon is to quit the housebuilder following concerns over excessive executive pay at the firm. Persimmon announced on Friday that Nicholas Wrigley intends to resign and also revealed that remuneration committee chair Jonathan... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Silk Road Fever Grips The Russian Far East And Boosts EconomyChina's Belt and Road Initiative heralds a new era with mega infrastructure pro
Zero Hedge / Posted 8 minutes ago
China's Belt and Road Initiative heralds a new era with mega infrastructure projects dotting the landscape... If you are looking for the latest breakthroughs in trans-Eurasian geoeconomics, you should keep an eye on the East – the Russian Far East.... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Prosecutors rush to sell $11m in bitcoin seized in drug bustBitcoin: US prosecutors rush to millions of dollars worth of digital currency s
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 8 minutes ago
Bitcoin: US prosecutors rush to millions of dollars worth of digital currency seized in drug bust US attorneys prosecuting a multi-million-dollar opioid drug ring are moving quickly to sell seized bitcoin that has exploded in value to about $US8.5... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Japan firm says it will pay part of salaries in BitcoinTOKYO: A Japanese company will start paying part of its employees' salaries in
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 minutes ago
TOKYO: A Japanese company will start paying part of its employees' salaries in Bitcoin, as it aims to get better understanding of the virtual currency, a spokeswoman said on Friday (Dec 15). GMO Internet, which operates a range of web-related... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Swedish Housing Bubble Pops As Stockholm Apartment Prices Crash Most Since June 2009Even though Sweden’s property bubble is not the longest running (that accolade
Zero Hedge / Posted 8 minutes ago
Even though Sweden’s property bubble is not the longest running (that accolade goes to Australia at 55 years), it is probably the world’s biggest with prices up roughly 6-fold since starting its meteoric rise in 1995. Of course, as we noted last... Read more
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Journal Gazette & Times-Courier
Magazine recognizes Pinnacle Foods, Inc.FOOD PROCESSING is the only “double-horizontal” business-to-business food and b
Journal Gazette & Times-Courier / Posted 12 minutes ago
FOOD PROCESSING is the only “double-horizontal” business-to-business food and beverage industry publication -- covering every food category (beverages, frozen foods, snacks) as well as every job category (plant operations, R&D, management). It... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Fitch rating upgrade to augur well for upcoming dollar bond saleNational Treasurer Rosalia de Leon (INQUIRER FILE PHOTO) The latest credit rat
Inquirier.net / Posted 12 minutes ago
National Treasurer Rosalia de Leon (INQUIRER FILE PHOTO) The latest credit rating upgrade from debt watcher Fitch Ratings will provide a boost to the government’s dollar bond sale slated early next year, the Department of Finance (DOF) said... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Don't let leasehold put you off, says expertAN EXPERT in property law has urged homebuyers not to be put off if a property
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 15 minutes ago
AN EXPERT in property law has urged homebuyers not to be put off if a property is leasehold. Amy Leslie, a solicitor at law firm Napthens in Cumbria, says buyers should be comfortable with the prospect, despite recent controversies involving... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Rich to get still richer as world inequality growsTOKYO (AP) - Global inequality has stabilized at high levels in recent years, a
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 16 minutes ago
TOKYO (AP) - Global inequality has stabilized at high levels in recent years, a report said Friday, despite gains among the poor in China and much milder disparities in incomes and wealth in Western Europe. The World Inequality Report 2018 is based... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Rich to get still richer as world inequality growsTOKYO (AP) - Global inequality has stabilized at high levels in recent years, a
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 16 minutes ago
TOKYO (AP) - Global inequality has stabilized at high levels in recent years, a report said Friday, despite gains among the poor in China and much milder disparities in incomes and wealth in Western Europe. The World Inequality Report 2018 is based... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
KCS official blamed for leak of gov't measures against cryptocurrency speculationSEOUL, Dec. 15 (Yonhap) -- A Korea Customs Service (KCS) official was found to
Yonhap News Agency / Posted 18 minutes ago
SEOUL, Dec. 15 (Yonhap) -- A Korea Customs Service (KCS) official was found to have leaked a government press release announcing a package of measures aimed at curbing cryptocurrency speculation earlier this week, officials said Friday. The... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
S. Korea, China to speed up FTA talks on services, investmentBy Kim Eun-jung SEOUL, Dec. 15 (Yonhap) -- South Korea and China agreed to spe
Yonhap News Agency / Posted 18 minutes ago
By Kim Eun-jung SEOUL, Dec. 15 (Yonhap) -- South Korea and China agreed to speed up negotiations to include the service and investment sector in the bilateral free trade agreement (FTA) as follow-up measures for the two-year-old deal, Seoul's... Read more
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Business Standard India
After Asia's uneven 2017 share rally, laggards may draw inflowsBy Patturaja Murugaboopathy (Reuters) - While Asia's equity rally this year ha
Business Standard India / Posted 20 minutes ago
By Patturaja Murugaboopathy (Reuters) - While Asia's equity rally this year has been uneven, fuelled by a few large cap and technology stocks, analysts believe money will start flowing into shares that have been overlooked. Thomson Reuters data... Read more
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Business Standard India
Crude oil rises 0.44% to Rs 3,667 per barrel on firm Asian tradingLikewise, the oil for delivery in January traded higher by Rs 12, or 0.33 per c
Business Standard India / Posted 20 minutes ago
Likewise, the oil for delivery in January traded higher by Rs 12, or 0.33 per cent, to Rs 3,678 per barrel in 232 lots. Meanwhile, West Texas Intermediate gained 7 cents to $57.11 while Brent crude, used to price international oils, added 4 cents at... Read more
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Business Standard India
Fox's Star might give Disney an edge over Amazon and Netflix in IndiaWalt Disney Co's deal with Twenty-First Century Fox Inc gives the world's best-
Business Standard India / Posted 20 minutes ago
Walt Disney Co's deal with Twenty-First Century Fox Inc gives the world's best-known entertainment company new advantages in India, such as cricket rights and local-language TV shows for the fast-growing media market. Through the $52.4 billion deal,... Read more
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Irish Examiner
UK oil firm closing in on partners for Irish licences | Irish Examiner Friday, December 15, 2017 - 07:15 am By Geoff Percival B
Irish Examiner / Posted 23 minutes ago
| Irish Examiner Friday, December 15, 2017 - 07:15 am By Geoff Percival British exploration company Europa Oil and Gas has said it is... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Irish ‘safe harbour’ for Asian investment after Brexit | Irish Examiner Friday, December 15, 2017 - 06:45 am By Pádraig Hoare Th
Irish Examiner / Posted 23 minutes ago
| Irish Examiner Friday, December 15, 2017 - 06:45 am By Pádraig Hoare The Irish Government could benefit from Brexit by encouraging... Read more
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Daily Herald
Rich to get still richer as world inequality growsTOKYO -- A report shows inequality stabilizing at high levels in most countries
Daily Herald / Posted 24 minutes ago
TOKYO -- A report shows inequality stabilizing at high levels in most countries, despite gains among the poor in China and much milder disparities in incomes and wealth in Western Europe. The World Inequality Report 2018 released Friday is based on... Read more
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ABC News
Rich to get still richer as world inequality growsThe World Inequality Report 2018 released Friday is based on a massive collecti
ABC News / Posted 26 minutes ago
The World Inequality Report 2018 released Friday is based on a massive collection of data compiled by an international team of researchers that includes renowned economists Thomas Piketty and Emmanuel Saez. It shows inequality has soared since 1980... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Crown shares rise on $700m divestment planShares in Crown Resorts have soared after the casino operator announced a strin
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 28 minutes ago
Shares in Crown Resorts have soared after the casino operator announced a string of asset sales that could deliver a windfall of nearly $700 million. The sales include two floors of its luxury Crown Sydney complex at Barangaroo to its largest... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Brisbane CBD set for 24-hour tradingKEEN shoppers are in for a treat, after inner Brisbane stores were given the gr
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 28 minutes ago
KEEN shoppers are in for a treat, after inner Brisbane stores were given the green light to operate 24 hours a day during the Commonwealth Games. The decision was made earlier this week by the Queensland Industrial Relations Commission following an... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Asian stocks mostly lower as US tax bill uncertainty weighsHONG KONG (AP) - Asian share benchmarks were mostly lower Friday as uncertainty
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 29 minutes ago
HONG KONG (AP) - Asian share benchmarks were mostly lower Friday as uncertainty over U.S. tax reform legislation outweighed upbeat data from Japan. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 index dipped 0.6 percent to 22,553.22 but South Korea's... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Rich to get still richer as world inequality growsTOKYO (AP) - A report shows inequality stabilizing at high levels in most count
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 29 minutes ago
TOKYO (AP) - A report shows inequality stabilizing at high levels in most countries, despite gains among the poor in China and much milder disparities in incomes and wealth in Western Europe. The World Inequality Report 2018 released Friday is based... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
ARREIT to dispose land for RM105mKuala Lumpur: Amanahraya Real Estate Investment Trust (ARREIT) is proposing to
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 29 minutes ago
Kuala Lumpur: Amanahraya Real Estate Investment Trust (ARREIT) is proposing to dispose land in Shah Alam to Nippon Express (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd for RM105 million. "The proposed disposal is an opportunistic disposal and the proceeds will be utilised to... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
'Don't sell hampers with items close to expiry'Kota Kinabalu: Business operators, particularly supermarkets and retail shops,
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 29 minutes ago
Kota Kinabalu: Business operators, particularly supermarkets and retail shops, have been urged not to sell gift hampers which contain food and beverage items which are close to expiry. Malaysian Consumer Protection Association (MPCA) Sabah Chapter... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
MaGIC urges entrepreneurs to collaborate to boost revenue, innovation Kuala Lumpur: Seasoned entrepreneurs should work with millennials to boost re
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 29 minutes ago
Kuala Lumpur: Seasoned entrepreneurs should work with millennials to boost revenue and product innovation, says Malaysian Global Innovation and Creativity Centre (MAGIC) Chief... Read more
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asianage
SC extends deadline of linking Aadhaar to bank a/c, mobile numbers to March 31New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday approved the Centre's submissions to ext
asianage / Posted 34 minutes ago
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday approved the Centre's submissions to extend the deadline of linking Aadhaar with bank accounts and for availing various social welfare benefits to March 31. The Constitution Bench of five judges comprising... Read more
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asianage
Sensex steadies after early excitement from exit pollsMumbai: The stock market maintained a steady line after a strong opening on Fri
asianage / Posted 34 minutes ago
Mumbai: The stock market maintained a steady line after a strong opening on Friday as exit polls predicted that the BJP would win Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh assembly elections. The 30-share BSE index came off its early high, but was still up... Read more
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