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Juneau Empire
Legislator's plan promises to halve state's swelling deficitFor 13 months, Sen. Lesil McGuire, R-Anchorage, has been working on a plan to u
Legislator's plan promises to halve state's swelling deficit
Juneau Empire / Posted 2 minutes ago
For 13 months, Sen. Lesil McGuire, R-Anchorage, has been working on a plan to use Permanent Fund earnings to partially balance Alaska’s state budget. On Tuesday, she finally unveiled the proposal, which could halve the state’s nearly $4 billion... Read more
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The Star
Petronas Gas, Sabah Energy scrap LNG regasification projectA 2011 file photo of Petroliam Nasional Bhd's LNG complex in Bintulu, Sarawak.
Petronas Gas, Sabah Energy scrap LNG regasification project
The Star / Posted 3 minutes ago
A 2011 file photo of Petroliam Nasional Bhd's LNG complex in Bintulu, Sarawak. KUALA LUMPUR: Petronas Gas Bhd (PGas) and Sabah state-owned Sabah Energy Corp Sdn Bhd (SEC) have scrapped their proposed joint-venture to construct and develop liquefied... Read more
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Market Watch
Vonovia fails in backing for Deutsche Wohnen bidFRANKFURT--German real-estate company Vonovia SE said Wednesday that it hasn't
Vonovia fails in backing for Deutsche Wohnen bid
Market Watch / Posted 4 minutes ago
FRANKFURT--German real-estate company Vonovia SE said Wednesday that it hasn't reached the necessary threshold for its bid for Deutsche Wohnen AG to proceed, bringing to an end a bitter wrangle between the country's two biggest landlords. When the... Read more
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Market Watch
Time Warner beats estimates, raises dividendTime Warner Inc. offered an upbeat forecast for the year after topping earnings
Time Warner beats estimates, raises dividend
Market Watch / Posted 4 minutes ago
Time Warner Inc. offered an upbeat forecast for the year after topping earnings expectations in its fourth quarter, thanks to lower costs and continued gains in its HBO segment. Separately on Wednesday, Time Warner raised its quarterly dividend 15%... Read more
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Market Watch
Time Warner's stock climbs after profit beat expectations, dividend raisedTime Warner Inc.'s stock TWX, -6.08% climbed 1.3% in premarket trade Wednesday,
Time Warner's stock climbs after profit beat expectations, dividend raised
Market Watch / Posted 4 minutes ago
Time Warner Inc.'s stock TWX, -6.08% climbed 1.3% in premarket trade Wednesday, as the media company's better-than-expected fourth-quarter profit, a raised dividend and a new stock buyback program helped offset a revenue miss. Earnings for the latest... Read more
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Market Watch
Carlyle Group swings to loss, plans share buybackCarlyle Group LP it swung to a loss in the fourth quarter, partly because of a
Carlyle Group swings to loss, plans share buyback
Market Watch / Posted 4 minutes ago
Carlyle Group LP it swung to a loss in the fourth quarter, partly because of a litigation reserve, and joined other private-equity firms in planning to buy back its stock. The Washington, D.C., firm reported a loss Wednesday of $2.9 million, or 4... Read more
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Market Watch
DTE Energy's profit beats, helped by cost cutsDTE Energy Co. reported better-than-expected earnings in its most recently ende
DTE Energy's profit beats, helped by cost cuts
Market Watch / Posted 4 minutes ago
DTE Energy Co. reported better-than-expected earnings in its most recently ended quarter, as it cut expenses while revenue slumped on unseasonably warm weather. The revenue result missed Wall Street expectations. The Detroit utility, which serves... Read more
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Market Watch
ARM Holdings shares fall on concerns about growthLONDON--Chip-designer ARM Holdings PLC has fanned concerns about how fast and h
ARM Holdings shares fall on concerns about growth
Market Watch / Posted 4 minutes ago
LONDON--Chip-designer ARM Holdings PLC has fanned concerns about how fast and how profitable its growth will be given less vibrant demand for smartphones, sending its shares lower Wednesday despite sturdy fourth-quarter earnings. Shares in the... Read more
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Market Watch
Shire deputy chairman David Kappler to step downLONDON--Pharmaceutical company Shire PLC SHP said Wednesday that David Kappler
Shire deputy chairman David Kappler to step down
Market Watch / Posted 4 minutes ago
LONDON--Pharmaceutical company Shire PLC SHP said Wednesday that David Kappler will step down as deputy chairman and senior independent director of the board. The company also said that William Burns, currently a non-executive director, will assume... Read more
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Market Watch
Suzuki pays damages to Volkswagen, settles disputeFRANKFURT--Suzuki Motor Corp. will pay an undisclosed amount in damages to Volk
Suzuki pays damages to Volkswagen, settles dispute
Market Watch / Posted 4 minutes ago
FRANKFURT--Suzuki Motor Corp. will pay an undisclosed amount in damages to Volkswagen AG, ending a long-running dispute between the two car makers that involved an alleged breach of contract by the Japanese company to purchase diesel engines from its... Read more
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Market Watch
Scandinavian Tobacco starts trading in CopenhagenSTOCKHOLM--Tobacco company Swedish Match AB (SWMA.SK) said Wednesday that Scand
Scandinavian Tobacco starts trading in Copenhagen
Market Watch / Posted 4 minutes ago
STOCKHOLM--Tobacco company Swedish Match AB (SWMA.SK) said Wednesday that Scandinavian Tobacco Group A/S started trading today on Nasdaq Copenhagen, having set the final offer price at 100 Danish kroner ($15.08) a share, implying a market... Read more
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Market Watch
If Yellen panics the dollar, these are the places to hideThis market has mastered the art of hanging on a central banker’s every word. A
If Yellen panics the dollar, these are the places to hide
Market Watch / Posted 4 minutes ago
This market has mastered the art of hanging on a central banker’s every word. And that’s the state of play as Fed chief Janet Yellen takes a chair on Capitol Hill later, in an attempt to establish some authority and some order. Just maybe, she’ll get... Read more
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The Irish Times
Beps averts collapse of global tax rules, conference toldThe risk of protectionist tax measures being taken by national governments has
Beps averts collapse of global tax rules, conference told
The Irish Times / Posted 4 minutes ago
The risk of protectionist tax measures being taken by national governments has abated as a result of the OECD’s Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (Beps) project, a key official has told a conference in Dublin. If Beps had not happened, the... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Meeting about Maley Drive in Sudbury on March 1The City of Greater Sudbury will hold a public input session on the Maley Drive
Meeting about Maley Drive in Sudbury on March 1
The Sudbury Star / Posted 5 minutes ago
The City of Greater Sudbury will hold a public input session on the Maley Drive Extension project March 1 at 6 p.m. in the council chamber of Tom Davies Square. The Maley Drive Extension is a construction project which is expected to provide short-,... Read more
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The Register
ARM pumps fist as profits soar, warns of weaker hand in 2016Chip designer ARM once again posted bumper annual results, with profits up 31 p
ARM pumps fist as profits soar, warns of weaker hand in 2016
The Register / Posted 5 minutes ago
Chip designer ARM once again posted bumper annual results, with profits up 31 per cent to £414.8m on revenue of £968m, up 22 per cent. During the year the company shifted four billion ARM-based chips, up 16 per cent on 2014. But the company warned... Read more
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The Register
MapR says Q4 revenue embiggenment was down to ex-Oracle chapConverged map platform MapR has thanked ex-Oracle executive Matt Mills, who is
MapR says Q4 revenue embiggenment was down to ex-Oracle chap
The Register / Posted 5 minutes ago
Converged map platform MapR has thanked ex-Oracle executive Matt Mills, who is now the company's president and COO, for its best ever quarterly billings. The privately held and VC-backed company, which announced the award of its first patent last... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Staples gets EU approval for acquisition of Office DepotNEW YORK (AP) — Staples has received European approval for its buyout of Office
Staples gets EU approval for acquisition of Office Depot
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 5 minutes ago
NEW YORK (AP) — Staples has received European approval for its buyout of Office Depot and in exchange, will split off businesses there to allay monopoly fears. The European Commission approved the deal on the condition that Staples Inc. divest... Read more
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Salon.com
Nissan quarterly profit up on healthy sales; keeps forecastsTOKYO (AP) — Japanese automaker Nissan reported Wednesday a 25 percent increase
Nissan quarterly profit up on healthy sales; keeps forecasts
Salon.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
TOKYO (AP) — Japanese automaker Nissan reported Wednesday a 25 percent increase in fiscal third-quarter profit to 127.2 billion yen ($1.1 billion) on strong sales. Nissan Motor Co. reported a 101.8 billion yen profit for the October-December period... Read more
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Investopedia
Where Does Bill Ackman Keep His Money?Bill Ackman is the founder of activist hedge fund Pershing Square Capital Manag
Where Does Bill Ackman Keep His Money?
Investopedia / Posted 5 minutes ago
Bill Ackman is the founder of activist hedge fund Pershing Square Capital Management. The Harvard graduate has grown Pershing Square to around $19 billion in assets under management (AUM) as of 2015. Ackman and Pershing Square have been involved in... Read more
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Investopedia
How Interest Rates Can Go NegativeFor a long time economists believed that nominal interest rates, or the amount
How Interest Rates Can Go Negative
Investopedia / Posted 5 minutes ago
For a long time economists believed that nominal interest rates, or the amount of money received for depositing money, were theoretically bounded by zero to the downside. Lately, however, central banks from Europe to Japan have implemented a negative... Read more
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Investopedia
Bill Gross: It's a Xanax Existence for the 99%Bill Gross is well-known for his investment outlook letters that are widely rea
Bill Gross: It's a Xanax Existence for the 99%
Investopedia / Posted 5 minutes ago
Bill Gross is well-known for his investment outlook letters that are widely read in the finance community. Although his letters usually focus on the state of the markets, especially the fixed-income markets, he has a tendency to wander off course. He... Read more
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The Financial Express
Apollo Tyres shares jump nearly 11% on robust Q3 showShares of Apollo Tyres on Wednesday advanced by nearly 11 per cent after the co
Apollo Tyres shares jump nearly 11% on robust Q3 show
The Financial Express / Posted 6 minutes ago
Shares of Apollo Tyres on Wednesday advanced by nearly 11 per cent after the company reported a 51.35 per cent increase in consolidated net profit for the third quarter ended December 31, 2015. The stock jumped 10.70 per cent to settle at Rs 149.50... Read more
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The Financial Express
Bank of Maharashtra shares soar nearly 9% on strong Q3 resultsShares of Bank of Maharashtra on Wednesday surged by nearly 9 per cent after th
Bank of Maharashtra shares soar nearly 9% on strong Q3 results
The Financial Express / Posted 6 minutes ago
Shares of Bank of Maharashtra on Wednesday surged by nearly 9 per cent after the company reported a jump of 55.6 per cent in net profit for the third quarter ended December 2015. The stock zoomed 8.70 per cent to settle at Rs 31.85 on BSE. During... Read more
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Sunderland FC
20 percent off for membersPLATINUM + GOLD OFFER: 20% off in-store Platinum (season card and part season
20 percent off for members
Sunderland FC / Posted 7 minutes ago
PLATINUM + GOLD OFFER: 20% off in-store Platinum (season card and part season card holders) and Gold Members can now take 20% off any item in club stores throughout the month of February. The offer is valid in all three of the club's retail stores,... Read more
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Rappler
Cebu Pacific to add more flights to ASEAN countriesASEAN EXPANSION. Cebu Pacific flies to 11 destinations in 7 Southeast Asian cou
Cebu Pacific to add more flights to ASEAN countries
Rappler / Posted 7 minutes ago
ASEAN EXPANSION. Cebu Pacific flies to 11 destinations in 7 Southeast Asian countries. MANILA, Philippines – Cebu Pacific Air, the country's largest budget carrier, plans to expand its operations in Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)... Read more
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First Coast News
Stocks point up ahead of Yellen testimonyU.S. stocks, which finished virtually unchanged yesterday in what has been a ro
Stocks point up ahead of Yellen testimony
First Coast News / Posted 8 minutes ago
U.S. stocks, which finished virtually unchanged yesterday in what has been a rough start to 2016, were pointing higher in pre-market trading ahead of Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen's testimony to U.S. lawmakers, which could shed light on the... Read more
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Tax-News.com
New Zealand Pushing For EU Free Trade Dealby Ulrika Lomas, Tax-News.com, Brussels10 February 2016 New Zealand's Trade Mi
New Zealand Pushing For EU Free Trade Deal
Tax-News.com / Posted 9 minutes ago
by Ulrika Lomas, Tax-News.com, Brussels10 February 2016 New Zealand's Trade Minister, Todd McClay, is set to travel to Europe for introductory meetings with counterparts in the European Union (EU) and... Read more
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Tax-News.com
New Zealand Urged To Rein In Property Investment Incentivesby Mary Swire, Tax-News.com, Hong Kong10 February 2016 New Zealand should redu
New Zealand Urged To Rein In Property Investment Incentives
Tax-News.com / Posted 9 minutes ago
by Mary Swire, Tax-News.com, Hong Kong10 February 2016 New Zealand should reduce its use of tax breaks to incentivize investment in housing over other forms of investment, the International... Read more
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Tax-News.com
Kenya Signs Multilateral Anti-Tax Evasion Agreementby Lorys Charalambous, Tax-News.com, Cyprus10 February 2016 Kenya became the 9
Kenya Signs Multilateral Anti-Tax Evasion Agreement
Tax-News.com / Posted 9 minutes ago
by Lorys Charalambous, Tax-News.com, Cyprus10 February 2016 Kenya became the 94th jurisdiction and the 12th African nation to sign the Multilateral Convention on Mutual Administrative Assistance in... Read more
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Southampton FC
Casual Retail Assistant, Southampton Football Club (Part Time – Casual) Do you want to be part of the
Casual Retail Assistant
Southampton FC / Posted 9 minutes ago
, Southampton Football Club (Part Time – Casual) Do you want to be part of the retail team at Southampton Football Club? Are you looking for casual work during studies, or work hours which suit your lifestyle as and when... Read more
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