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Zero Hedge
European Stocks Have Never, Ever Been This Cheap Relative To American MarketsEuropean stocks are offering the biggest discount on record relative to U.S. pe
Zero Hedge / Posted 2 minutes ago
European stocks are offering the biggest discount on record relative to U.S. peers, according to one metric. Members of the Stoxx Europe 600 Index are trading at 1.8 times the value of their assets, almost half that of S&P 500 Index constituents,... Read more
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The News and Star
South West Trains price cap agreed to keep ticket prices 'in line with market'A price cap will be put in place on the South West Trains rail franchise as par
The News and Star / Posted 4 minutes ago
A price cap will be put in place on the South West Trains rail franchise as part of measures to spare passengers potentially higher fares and a worse service. The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) warned in July the operation of the... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
New shipping competitor lands in HonoluluNew competition is on the way for shipping between the Mainland and Hawaii. A
Hawaii News Now / Posted 5 minutes ago
New competition is on the way for shipping between the Mainland and Hawaii. A company called TOTE bought four new container ships to Honolulu from a Philly Shipyard. The company is a sister company to Young Brothers. The mainland parent firm also... Read more
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Lincoln Journal Star
Skeptics dismiss Bannon's call for economic war with ChinaFor years, China manipulated its currency to give its exporters an advantage ov
Lincoln Journal Star / Posted 6 minutes ago
For years, China manipulated its currency to give its exporters an advantage over foreign competition. It demanded foreign companies turn over technology to access China's vast market, and its firms rampantly stole the intellectual property of... Read more
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express
DIY giants B&Q and Homebase suffer sales slump CRACKS appeared in two of Britain’s home improvement giants yesterday as disr
express / Posted 6 minutes ago
CRACKS appeared in two of Britain’s home improvement giants yesterday as disruption from major business makeovers and mixed weather dented sales at B&Q and Homebase. Disruption from major business... Read more
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The Age
Barcelona attack dents travel stocks as global sell-off spreads to EuropeEuropean stocks extended a global slide after terrorists struck a crowded touri
The Age / Posted 8 minutes ago
European stocks extended a global slide after terrorists struck a crowded tourist street in Barcelona, exacerbating unease triggered by mounting concerns about dysfunction in US President Donald Trump's administration. Travel and leisure shares led... Read more
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EuroNews
China to curb 'irrational' overseas Belt and Road investment - state plannerBEIJING/SHANGHAI (Reuters) – China will strengthen rules to defuse risks for do
EuroNews / Posted 9 minutes ago
BEIJING/SHANGHAI (Reuters) – China will strengthen rules to defuse risks for domestic companies investing abroad and curb “irrational” overseas investment on its Belt and Road initiative, the state planner said on Friday. The National Development and... Read more
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The Irish Times
Cairn Homes converts €60m worth of founder sharesThe move, announced Thursday, converted more than €60 million worth of founder
The Irish Times / Posted 9 minutes ago
The move, announced Thursday, converted more than €60 million worth of founder shares held by Michael Stanley, the company’s chief executive, his brother Kevin, the chief commercial officer, and investor Alan McIntosh. Mr McIntosh is Cairn’s 12th... Read more
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The Star
Top foreign and local stories at 4pmTop foreign storiesChina to promote private investment: China will take more st
The Star / Posted 9 minutes ago
Top foreign storiesChina to promote private investment: China will take more steps to boost private investment, the state planner said on Friday, as policymakers seek to keep growth steady while reducing the economy’s reliance on state spending. A... Read more
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The Star
RHB Islamic and CGC launch guarantee service for bumiputerasKUALA LUMPUR: RHB Islamic Bank Bhd has teamed up with Credit Guarantee Corporat
The Star / Posted 9 minutes ago
KUALA LUMPUR: RHB Islamic Bank Bhd has teamed up with Credit Guarantee Corporation (CGC) to become the country's first bank to provide Wholesale Guarantee Islamic (WG-i) Bumi. The agreement provides additional avenue for the Bank to extend its... Read more
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Market Watch
FTSE 100 drops as travel shares rattled after terrorists attacks in SpainBlue-chip stocks in the U.K. dropped Friday, setting to wrap up the week with a
Market Watch / Posted 9 minutes ago
Blue-chip stocks in the U.K. dropped Friday, setting to wrap up the week with a fall in travel-related stocks after terrorists launched attacks in Spain. The FTSE 100 UKX, -0.88% fell 0.7% to 7,339.48, led by declines among consumer goods and... Read more
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The Star
Barcelona attack dents travel stocks as global sell-off spreads to EuropeLONDON: European travel stocks fell sharply in early trading on Friday after a
The Star / Posted 9 minutes ago
LONDON: European travel stocks fell sharply in early trading on Friday after a deadly attack in tourist hotspot Barcelona, with investors also increasingly concerned the Trump administration was fraying at the seams. As a global sell-off spread, the... Read more
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The Star
Thai Q2 GDP growth seen cooling, weak private demand tempers export boostBANGKOK: Thailand’s economic growth is expected to have cooled slightly in the
The Star / Posted 9 minutes ago
BANGKOK: Thailand’s economic growth is expected to have cooled slightly in the second quarter, as public and private investment slowed, offsetting some of the boost from stronger exports and tourism. Growth in South-East Asia’s second-largest... Read more
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The Star
China to curb "irrational" overseas Belt and Road investmentBEIJING/SHANGHAI: China will strengthen rules to defuse risks for domestic comp
The Star / Posted 9 minutes ago
BEIJING/SHANGHAI: China will strengthen rules to defuse risks for domestic companies investing abroad and curb "irrational" overseas investment on its Belt and Road initiative, the state planner said on Friday. The National Development and Reform... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Barcelona attack dents travel stocks as global sell-off spreads to EuropeEuropean stocks extended a global slide after terrorists struck a crowded touri
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 10 minutes ago
European stocks extended a global slide after terrorists struck a crowded tourist street in Barcelona, exacerbating unease triggered by mounting concerns about dysfunction in US President Donald Trump's administration. Travel and leisure shares led... Read more
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Digi Times
Lenovo reports net loss of US$72 million for April-June 2017 Joseph Tsai, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Friday 18 August 2017] Lenovo has reported n
Digi Times / Posted 12 minutes ago
Joseph Tsai, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Friday 18 August 2017] Lenovo has reported net loss of US$72 million for the fiscal first quarter ended June 30, 2017, during which the companmy recorded... Read more
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Digi Times
Taiwan ICT vendors have to offer turnkey solutions in Indonesia market: Q&A with TAITRA representative Judy Lin and Benson Wu, Jakarta; Adam Hwang, DIGITIMES [Friday 18 August 2017
Digi Times / Posted 12 minutes ago
Judy Lin and Benson Wu, Jakarta; Adam Hwang, DIGITIMES [Friday 18 August 2017] Taiwan has adopted a New Southbound Policy eyeing trade... Read more
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Digi Times
IoT chip demand promising, says ARM CEOChina market: Jean Chu, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Friday 18 August 2017
Digi Times / Posted 12 minutes ago
China market: Jean Chu, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Friday 18 August 2017] Shipments of ARM-based mobile chips from China-based chipmakers have been rising rapidly along with the country's fast-growing IC... Read more
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Digi Times
Mirle seeing order backlog swell, says report Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Friday 18 August 2017] Semiconductor and LCD
Digi Times / Posted 12 minutes ago
Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Friday 18 August 2017] Semiconductor and LCD panel equipment supplier Mirle Automation has seen its backlog of orders exceeding NT$10 billion (US$329.7 million),... Read more
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Digi Times
Wafer Works expects wafer prices to continue rising on strong demand Nuying Huang, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Friday 18 August 2017] Taiwan-
Digi Times / Posted 12 minutes ago
Nuying Huang, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Friday 18 August 2017] Taiwan-based Wafer Works, which makes small- to medium-size semiconductor-grade wafers, expects silicon wafer... Read more
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Digi Times
Alibaba nets CNY5.65 per share for 2Q17 Chen Duan-wu, Taipei; Adam Hwang, DIGITIMES [Friday 18 August 2017] The larg
Digi Times / Posted 12 minutes ago
Chen Duan-wu, Taipei; Adam Hwang, DIGITIMES [Friday 18 August 2017] The largest China-based e-commerce service provider Alibaba Group has published its second-quarter 2017 financial report, posting... Read more
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Scotsman
Six SMEs selected to collaborate with NHS ScotlandSix Scottish small and medium-sized businesses have won seven new contracts wit
Scotsman / Posted 13 minutes ago
Six Scottish small and medium-sized businesses have won seven new contracts with NHS Scotland to help drive treatment and innovation in dermatology, diabetes and inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). Scottish Enterprise said that Scottish firms had... Read more
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Business Standard India
Jaitley asks states to cut VAT on natural gas, other fuels kept out of GST"The letter by Finance Minister highlights a concern being raised by the manufa
Business Standard India / Posted 14 minutes ago
"The letter by Finance Minister highlights a concern being raised by the manufacturing sector in the country regarding the rise in input costs of petroleum products happening on account of transition to GST regime," an official statement said in New... Read more
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Business Standard India
Why the Modi government is aiming big on privatisationAfter slow progress over the past two years regarding privatising state-owned c
Business Standard India / Posted 14 minutes ago
After slow progress over the past two years regarding privatising state-owned companies, the government is looking to speed up the process of ‘strategic disinvestment’. On Wednesday, the Cabinet committee on economic affairs (CCEA) approved the... Read more
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CTV News
Demand across Canada outpaces supply for solar eclipse glassesTORONTO - Ali Van Orman is still looking for specialized glasses to protect her
CTV News / Posted 16 minutes ago
TORONTO - Ali Van Orman is still looking for specialized glasses to protect her family's eyes during Monday's solar eclipse because she never counted on demand totally eclipsing supply. She tried to buy a coveted pair of solar eclipse glasses for... Read more
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holdthefrontpage.co.uk
BBC service gives local journalists access to TV and radio clipsA facility allowing local journalists to access BBC material is being set up as
holdthefrontpage.co.uk / Posted 20 minutes ago
A facility allowing local journalists to access BBC material is being set up as part of the corporation’s partnership with the regional press industry. Stream UK, which is owned by the Press Association, has been given the green light to provide the... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Dutch dairy coop FrieslandCampina sells fruit juice unitDutch dairy cooperative FrieslandCampina is to sell its soft drinks unit Riedel
DutchNews.nl / Posted 20 minutes ago
Dutch dairy cooperative FrieslandCampina is to sell its soft drinks unit Riedel to Amsterdam-based Standard Investments. Financial details were not disclosed. According to the Financieele Dagblad, the new owner plans to expand traditional Dutch... Read more
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Income Investors
Iron Mountain Inc (NYSE:IRM): Earn a Growing 5.87% Dividend from IRM stock iStock.com/fasphotographicEarn a Dividend of 5.87% from a Unique Business Th
Income Investors / Posted 21 minutes ago
iStock.com/fasphotographicEarn a Dividend of 5.87% from a Unique Business The real estate industry is known for generating wealth time and time again. That is why investors... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
Senators: Federal purchase to help NY concord grape growersThe senators say the purchase is good news for growers in the Finger Lakes, wes
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 21 minutes ago
The senators say the purchase is good news for growers in the Finger Lakes, western New York and central New York. Purchases of concord grape juice have helped stabilize their market in the past. The USDA uses Section 32 funds to purchase... Read more
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Jersey Evening Post
More needs to be done to tackle lack of affordable homes « Jersey Evening PostINCREASED activity in the housing market is a sign of a strong economy, but mor
Jersey Evening Post / Posted 24 minutes ago
INCREASED activity in the housing market is a sign of a strong economy, but more needs to be done to tackle a lack of affordable homes, the Housing Minister has said. Figures released by the States Statistics Unit show that housing market activity... Read more
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