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Perth Now
Brexit: The sky didn’t fall in after allTHE sky didn’t fall in after all. Britain’s key stock index has recovered all
Brexit: The sky didn’t fall in after all
Perth Now / Posted 2 minutes ago
THE sky didn’t fall in after all. Britain’s key stock index has recovered all of its losses since Thursday’s shock Brexit vote, US stocks are halfway there, and even the battered pound has begun to rebound. In London, the FTSE 100 index closed at... Read more
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Perth Now
How election will affect housingIT’S the number one issue on many Australians’ minds as they head to the ballot
How election will affect housing
Perth Now / Posted 3 minutes ago
IT’S the number one issue on many Australians’ minds as they head to the ballot box on Saturday. Housing affordability has been the thorn in the side of both major parties throughout the nation’s longest ever election campaign. Neither has been... Read more
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Perth Now
Major ATC Alloys shareholder to accept bidATC Alloys' largest shareholder bloc, Bret Hutchinson and his associated entiti
Major ATC Alloys shareholder to accept bid
Perth Now / Posted 3 minutes ago
ATC Alloys' largest shareholder bloc, Bret Hutchinson and his associated entities, who hold 11.6% of the company's shares, intend to accept the proposed off-market takeover bid by Almonty Industries. Shareholders representing 31.5% of the issued... Read more
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WA Today
'The Australian dollar has become somewhat of a flight-quality currency now'With its tight links to the Chinese economy and the fluctuating fortunes of com
'The Australian dollar has become somewhat of a flight-quality currency now'
WA Today / Posted 3 minutes ago
With its tight links to the Chinese economy and the fluctuating fortunes of commodity prices, the Australian dollar is hardly the epitome of a currency sought out by investors when global market storm clouds gather. "The Australian dollar has become... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Kathmandu raises forecastsKathmandu has raised its forecast for annual earnings as the outdoor equipment
Kathmandu raises forecasts
Sky News Australia / Posted 3 minutes ago
Kathmandu has raised its forecast for annual earnings as the outdoor equipment chain boosts margins from new products, better management of promotional activity and cost savings. The Christchurch-based retailer expects net profit of $NZ32 million to... Read more
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WA Today
Guardian asking readers to donate money to continue its 'intelligent journalism'The editor of The Guardian Newspaper, Katherine Viner, is asking readers for mo
Guardian asking readers to donate money to continue its 'intelligent journalism'
WA Today / Posted 3 minutes ago
The editor of The Guardian Newspaper, Katherine Viner, is asking readers for money to shore up the media company's finances at a time of "anxiety and confusion". In a piece revealing the London-based Guardian had 17 million hits to its website as... Read more
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WA Today
China's analysts haven't been this wrong on equities since 2009China's gap between profit forecasts and reality is turning into a chasm. Firm
China's analysts haven't been this wrong on equities since 2009
WA Today / Posted 3 minutes ago
China's gap between profit forecasts and reality is turning into a chasm. Firms in the Shanghai Composite Index reported earnings per share for the past year that were 33 per cent below what analysts had predicted 12 months ago, according to data... Read more
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Pilipino Star
BIR launches new 'smart' TIN cardsMANILA, Philippines -- Senior citizens and professionals residing in the countr
BIR launches new 'smart' TIN cards
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 minutes ago
MANILA, Philippines -- Senior citizens and professionals residing in the country's main financial district are the ones to benefit first from an improved, microchip-embedded tax identification (TIN) card. Last June 20, the Bureau of Internal Revenue... Read more
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The Hindu
Pay panel payout may cost T.N. dearWith the implementation of the recommendations, the fiscal deficit will breach
Pay panel payout may cost T.N. dear
The Hindu / Posted 9 minutes ago
With the implementation of the recommendations, the fiscal deficit will breach the 3% mark : The Tamil Nadu government, which has been doing a tight rope walk over the past six years on the fiscal front, will come under further strain as and when it... Read more
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Japan Update
7-Eleven convenience store chain poised to enter Okinawa7-Eleven, an international convenience store chain with over 59,000 company ope
7-Eleven convenience store chain poised to enter Okinawa
Japan Update / Posted 10 minutes ago
7-Eleven, an international convenience store chain with over 59,000 company operated, franchised and licensed stores in 17 countries, is the largest convenience store chain in Japan with 18, 600 of the stores in every prefecture except Okinawa. Over... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Country recluse pleads guilty to hackingA RECLUSIVE hacker from Kingaroy who didn’t finish high school managed to scam
Country recluse pleads guilty to hacking
The Courier Mail / Posted 10 minutes ago
A RECLUSIVE hacker from Kingaroy who didn’t finish high school managed to scam users of the world’s biggest computer game out of more than $30,000, a court has been told. Shane Stephen Duffy, 23, pleaded guilty to nine charges in the Brisbane... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Deal to fund schools, 6 months of state services nearing passageSPRINGFIELD — Illinois lawmakers are poised to vote Thursday on a K-12 school b
Deal to fund schools, 6 months of state services nearing passage
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 10 minutes ago
SPRINGFIELD — Illinois lawmakers are poised to vote Thursday on a K-12 school budget that will allow schools to open on time this fall and a six-month stopgap spending plan for a variety of other programs to keep state services operating through the... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
GOP-led Senate passes, sends Obama financial rescue bill for Puerto RicoWASHINGTON — Congress just gave Puerto Rico a lifeline. On Wednesday night, th
GOP-led Senate passes, sends Obama financial rescue bill for Puerto Rico
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 11 minutes ago
WASHINGTON — Congress just gave Puerto Rico a lifeline. On Wednesday night, the Senate passed a bill known as PROMESA (Spanish for “promise”) to help the island get out of a $70 billion debt burden. It passed with a vote of 68 to 30. The... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
UOB suspends London property loans after BrexitSINGAPORE: United Overseas Bank (UOB), Singapore's third-largest lender, has su
UOB suspends London property loans after Brexit
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 minutes ago
SINGAPORE: United Overseas Bank (UOB), Singapore's third-largest lender, has suspended its loans programme for London properties in the wake of uncertainties caused by Britain's vote to leave the European Union. UOB would be among the first banks in... Read more
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NZCity
Business confidence perks up in JuneNew Zealand businesses grew more optimistic this month as strong construction a
Business confidence perks up in June
NZCity / Posted 14 minutes ago
New Zealand businesses grew more optimistic this month as strong construction and tourism sectors continued to support economic activity. A net 20 per cent of firms surveyed in the ANZ Business Outlook expect better economic conditions in the coming... Read more
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The Age
Guardian asking readers to donate money to continue its 'intelligent journalism'The Guardian announced widespread editorial job cuts in March, 2016. Photo: Get
Guardian asking readers to donate money to continue its 'intelligent journalism'
The Age / Posted 18 minutes ago
The Guardian announced widespread editorial job cuts in March, 2016. Photo: Getty Images The editor of The Guardian Newspaper, Katherine Viner, is asking readers for money to shore up the media company's finances at a time of "anxiety and... Read more
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The Star
Ringgit, Won join relief rallies driving gains in global stocksThe won extended its gains as factory output data on Thursday beat all forecast
Ringgit, Won join relief rallies driving gains in global stocks
The Star / Posted 19 minutes ago
The won extended its gains as factory output data on Thursday beat all forecasts in a Bloomberg survey, days after the government announced a 20 trillion won ($17 billion) stimulus package. “I’m looking at the rebound in risk and the firming in oil... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
Illinois budget deal to fund schools, 6 months of state services nearing passage Posted Jun. 29, 2016 at 9:28 PM Posted Jun. 29, 2016 at 9:28 PM SPRINGFIELD
Illinois budget deal to fund schools, 6 months of state services nearing passage
The Journal-Standard / Posted 19 minutes ago
Posted Jun. 29, 2016 at 9:28 PM Posted Jun. 29, 2016 at 9:28 PM SPRINGFIELD — Illinois lawmakers are poised to vote Thursday on a K-12 school budget that will allow... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Guardian asking readers to donate money to continue its 'intelligent journalism'The Guardian announced widespread editorial job cuts in March, 2016. Photo: Get
Guardian asking readers to donate money to continue its 'intelligent journalism'
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 20 minutes ago
The Guardian announced widespread editorial job cuts in March, 2016. Photo: Getty Images The editor of The Guardian Newspaper, Katherine Viner, is asking readers for money to shore up the media company's finances at a time of "anxiety and... Read more
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The Financial Express
Oil prices fall as supply outlook improvesTraders said the lower prices were a result of an improving supply outlook. (Re
Oil prices fall as supply outlook improves
The Financial Express / Posted 21 minutes ago
Traders said the lower prices were a result of an improving supply outlook. (Reuters) Oil prices fell in early trade on Thursday, with Brent futures struggling to defend $50 per barrel as fears over strike outages in Norway faded and as Nigeria’s... Read more
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The Financial Express
Gold prices slip as Brexit shock fadesU.S. consumer spending rose for a second straight month in May on increased dem
Gold prices slip as Brexit shock fades
The Financial Express / Posted 21 minutes ago
U.S. consumer spending rose for a second straight month in May on increased demand for automobiles and other goods. (FE) Gold edged down on Thursday after rising as much as 1 percent during the previous session, with safe-haven demand easing as the... Read more
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The Financial Express
Home sales: Gurgaon, Noida property sales hit by slowdownThe data show that sales of residential units fell by a sharp 13% on a year-on-
Home sales: Gurgaon, Noida property sales hit by slowdown
The Financial Express / Posted 21 minutes ago
The data show that sales of residential units fell by a sharp 13% on a year-on-year basis, while launches declined 51% year-on-year between January and April 2016. With inventories remaining high, property experts believe it could take more than... Read more
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The Financial Express
Sasan UMPP short-circuits problems, set to deliver mega gains; slash power billsThe 4000-MW Sasan UMPP in Madhya Pradesh is an integrated power plant-cum-coal
Sasan UMPP short-circuits problems, set to deliver mega gains; slash power bills
The Financial Express / Posted 21 minutes ago
The 4000-MW Sasan UMPP in Madhya Pradesh is an integrated power plant-cum-coal mining project at a single location, involving an invest-ment of over Rs 27,000 crore (Reuters) The Supreme Court on Wednesday refused to stay an electricity tribunal’s... Read more
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The Financial Express
Bharti Airtel’s Sunil Mittal paints doomsday scenario; here’s whyThe current government’s approval of policies like spectrum sharing and trading
Bharti Airtel’s Sunil Mittal paints doomsday scenario; here’s why
The Financial Express / Posted 21 minutes ago
The current government’s approval of policies like spectrum sharing and trading has led to this process of consolidation The process of consolidation in the Indian telecom sector has begun and in the next 24 months there will be only four private... Read more
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The Financial Express
Spooked by corporates, United Bank turns to retail loansPublic sector lender United Bank of India is aiming to grow its retail credit p
Spooked by corporates, United Bank turns to retail loans
The Financial Express / Posted 21 minutes ago
Public sector lender United Bank of India is aiming to grow its retail credit portfolio by 30% for this fiscal as it remains cautious on lending to corporate sector. The bank is eyeing a 10-12% business growth in this financial year. Public sector... Read more
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The Financial Express
As Flipkart valuation falls from $15 bn to $9 bn, Sachin Bansal invokes UberHome grown e-commerce major Flipkart is not looking at any fresh round of fundi
As Flipkart valuation falls from $15 bn to $9 bn, Sachin Bansal invokes Uber
The Financial Express / Posted 21 minutes ago
Home grown e-commerce major Flipkart is not looking at any fresh round of funding in the immediate future and remained unperturbed on the valuation markdown in recent months terming it a cyclical phenomenon. (Reuters) Home grown e-commerce major... Read more
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The Financial Express
Provogue to Shoppers Stop, here’s what made retail stocks soarFuture Market Networks was the biggest gainer during the session as it rallied
Provogue to Shoppers Stop, here’s what made retail stocks soar
The Financial Express / Posted 21 minutes ago
Future Market Networks was the biggest gainer during the session as it rallied 10% while shares of men’s fashion chain Provogue climbed 9.8%. Shares of multi-brand retail chain outlets Shoppers Stop went up by 5.2%. Shares of eateries, entertainment... Read more
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The Financial Express
Strong Indian IT sector to shrug off Brexit impactAny weakness in the GBP and EUR relative to the INR would be a negative due to
Strong Indian IT sector to shrug off Brexit impact
The Financial Express / Posted 21 minutes ago
Any weakness in the GBP and EUR relative to the INR would be a negative due to exports to Europe. However, sharp currency swings on the day following the referendum are unlikely to have a significant impact on overall FY17 earnings for the... Read more
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The Financial Express
Asian stocks gain as post-Brexit bounce continues, yen pulls backAustralian stocks added 0.3 percent and Japan’s Nikkei climbed 1.2 percent. (AP
Asian stocks gain as post-Brexit bounce continues, yen pulls back
The Financial Express / Posted 21 minutes ago
Australian stocks added 0.3 percent and Japan’s Nikkei climbed 1.2 percent. (AP) Asia stocks rose on Thursday, tracking an overnight rally on Wall Street, while the safe-haven Japanese yen retreated as global markets regained a semblance of calm... Read more
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The Financial Express
Essar turns around sick steel unit acquired from AjmeraEssar had acquired the loss-making Shree Precoated Steel Limited from the Ajmer
Essar turns around sick steel unit acquired from Ajmera
The Financial Express / Posted 21 minutes ago
Essar had acquired the loss-making Shree Precoated Steel Limited from the Ajmera Group in August 2009 for around Rs 600 crore and has turned around the unit into a ‘significant’ profit-making business. (Reuters) The Essar Steel Pune Facility (ESPF),... Read more
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