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News.com.au
Retailers not buying Qld trading changesThe National Retailers Association says proposed changes to retail trading hour
News.com.au / Posted a minute ago
The National Retailers Association says proposed changes to retail trading hours in Queensland are "farcical" and won't make any difference for consumers or retail operators. The legislation is on the agenda for state parliament this week after... Read more
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The Age
BHP versus Elliott - the fight isn't over yetIt is hard to believe activist shareholder Elliott Management is about to stop
The Age / Posted 3 minutes ago
It is hard to believe activist shareholder Elliott Management is about to stop agitating for change at BHP now the company has caved in to its demands to ditch its US oil and gas shale assets. Quite the opposite. It will be emboldened to pursue... Read more
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The Hindu
Rupee gains 8 paise against dollar in early tradeThe rupee advanced by 8 paise to 64.06 against the US dollar in early session t
The Hindu / Posted 4 minutes ago
The rupee advanced by 8 paise to 64.06 against the US dollar in early session today on increased selling of the US currency by exporters and banks. Besides, the dollar’s weakness against major currencies overseas and a higher opening in domestic... Read more
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The Hindu
Sensex recoups 218 pts, Nifty reclaims 9,800 in early tradeThe BSE benchmark Sensex rebounded over 218 points and the NSE Nifty went past
The Hindu / Posted 4 minutes ago
The BSE benchmark Sensex rebounded over 218 points and the NSE Nifty went past the 9,800-mark in early trade today on fresh buying by investors amid a firming trend in Asian markets. The 30-share index was trading higher by 218.19 points, or 0.70%,... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Cedar Woods net profit rises as sales surgeWestern Australian property developer Cedar Woods has posted a record net profi
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 5 minutes ago
Western Australian property developer Cedar Woods has posted a record net profit of $45.44 million after a bumper 12 months of sales. Net profit increased 4.2 per cent in the year to June 30 on the back of a 27 per cent surge in revenue to $222.26... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
BHP versus Elliott - the fight isn't over yetIt is hard to believe activist shareholder Elliott Management is about to stop
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 5 minutes ago
It is hard to believe activist shareholder Elliott Management is about to stop agitating for change at BHP now the company has caved in to its demands to ditch its US oil and gas shale assets. Quite the opposite. It will be emboldened to pursue... Read more
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North Fort Myers Neighbor
D.R. Horton pulls out of contract to buy old golf course acreageD.R. Horton has announced that it has pulled out of the agreement with Ryan Com
North Fort Myers Neighbor / Posted 5 minutes ago
D.R. Horton has announced that it has pulled out of the agreement with Ryan Company to purchase former golf club property: "D.R. Horton would like to thank those who supported The Palms of Cape Coral single family home development on the former golf... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
IKEA to establish US$212m regional hub in MalaysiaKUALA LUMPUR: IKEA, the Swedish furniture retailer, will be establishing a regi
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 minutes ago
KUALA LUMPUR: IKEA, the Swedish furniture retailer, will be establishing a regional distribution and supply chain centre for ASEAN in Malaysia, with an investment of RM908 million (US$212 million). In adopting the structure and technology of IKEA’s... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Why lazy investors can come out aheadIt seems counter-intuitive but unlike most endeavours in life, the less work so
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 8 minutes ago
It seems counter-intuitive but unlike most endeavours in life, the less work someone actually puts in investing, the better they do. It seems counter-intuitive but unlike most endeavours in life the less work someone actually puts into investing,... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
How tax deductions for investment workFinancial expert Noel Whittaker answers your questions. Let's assume I borrow
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 8 minutes ago
Financial expert Noel Whittaker answers your questions. Let's assume I borrow $100,000 against my property to buy shares. I understand that the interest on the loan will be tax deductible because the purpose of the loan was for investment. What is... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Australians are being ripped off on currency exchangeAustralians are paying through the nose to transfer money overseas, but there a
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 8 minutes ago
Australians are paying through the nose to transfer money overseas, but there are alternative providers. Australians are being ripped off by poor currency exchange rates and fees, an analysis by researcher Capital Economics shows. The researcher... Read more
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News 8000
Top 10 tips for first-time car buyers"This figure is generally based on what you can afford per month. The ideal is
News 8000 / Posted 9 minutes ago
"This figure is generally based on what you can afford per month. The ideal is to pay cash, but in most instances when considering a new (or just newer) car, the nature of the transaction price often requires the leverage of financing." [ + -... Read more
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The Young Witness
Why lazy investors can come out aheadIt seems counter-intuitive but unlike most endeavours in life, the less work so
The Young Witness / Posted 10 minutes ago
It seems counter-intuitive but unlike most endeavours in life, the less work someone actually puts in investing, the better they do. It seems counter-intuitive but unlike most endeavours in life the less work someone actually puts into investing,... Read more
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The Young Witness
How tax deductions for investment workFinancial expert Noel Whittaker answers your questions. Let's assume I borrow
The Young Witness / Posted 10 minutes ago
Financial expert Noel Whittaker answers your questions. Let's assume I borrow $100,000 against my property to buy shares. I understand that the interest on the loan will be tax deductible because the purpose of the loan was for investment. What is... Read more
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The Young Witness
Australians are being ripped off on currency exchangeAustralians are paying through the nose to transfer money overseas, but there a
The Young Witness / Posted 10 minutes ago
Australians are paying through the nose to transfer money overseas, but there are alternative providers. Australians are being ripped off by poor currency exchange rates and fees, an analysis by researcher Capital Economics shows. The researcher... Read more
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Lincoln Journal Star
Asian stocks mixed after Wall Street gainsBEIJING (AP) — Asian stock markets were mostly higher Tuesday after Wall Street
Lincoln Journal Star / Posted 11 minutes ago
BEIJING (AP) — Asian stock markets were mostly higher Tuesday after Wall Street gained as investors looked ahead to this week's gathering of central bankers in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. KEEPING SCORE: The Shanghai Composite Index gained 0.2 percent to... Read more
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Journal Gazette & Times-Courier
Asian stocks mixed after Wall Street gainsBEIJING (AP) — Asian stock markets were mostly higher Tuesday after Wall Street
Journal Gazette & Times-Courier / Posted 12 minutes ago
BEIJING (AP) — Asian stock markets were mostly higher Tuesday after Wall Street gained as investors looked ahead to this week's gathering of central bankers in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. KEEPING SCORE: The Shanghai Composite Index gained 0.2 percent to... Read more
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The Age
Miners help ASX lift as profits pile inStrong support for mining stocks helped the sharemarket snap a three-day run of
The Age / Posted 13 minutes ago
Strong support for mining stocks helped the sharemarket snap a three-day run of losses, as BHP reported bumper profits and iron ore and metals prices pushed higher. The benchmark S&P/ASX 200 index lifted 24 points, or 0.4 per cent, to 5750, as it... Read more
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EuroNews
Poland's Eurocash mulls buying smaller retailer MilaWARSAW (Reuters) – Polish retail and wholesale group Eurocash said on Tuesday i
EuroNews / Posted 14 minutes ago
WARSAW (Reuters) – Polish retail and wholesale group Eurocash said on Tuesday it signed a letter of intent to buy its smaller rival Mila. Eurocash said exclusive talks with Mila sellers, which include Argus Retail Holding Ltd, will last until Sept. 8... Read more
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EuroNews
Japan Tobacco to buy Philippine cigarette maker Mighty for $936 millionTOKYO (Reuters) – Japan Tobacco Inc <2914.T> said on Tuesday it would buy the t
EuroNews / Posted 14 minutes ago
TOKYO (Reuters) – Japan Tobacco Inc <2914.T> said on Tuesday it would buy the tobacco business of the Philippines’ Mighty Corp for about $936 million (726 million pounds) as it aims to gain a foothold in the market. The transaction is expected to be... Read more
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The Star
Scomi Group shareholders to benefit from mergerKUALA LUMPUR: Shareholders of Scomi Group Bhd will benefit from the corporate e
The Star / Posted 14 minutes ago
KUALA LUMPUR: Shareholders of Scomi Group Bhd will benefit from the corporate exercise involving a share consolidation based on ballpark figures from its corporate exercise involving the merger of its two subsidiaries and the issuance of free... Read more
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EuroNews
Persimmon posts 30 percent first-half profit riseLONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s second biggest housebuilder Persimmon said its fir
EuroNews / Posted 14 minutes ago
LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s second biggest housebuilder Persimmon said its first-half pre-tax profits rose 30 percent to 457 million pounds but it would remain cautious over land buying due to uncertainty around Brexit. Persimmon, which built just... Read more
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EuroNews
Secure Trust Bank's first-half profit jumps on surge in lending(Reuters) – Secure Trust Bank said it further tightened its credit risk appetit
EuroNews / Posted 14 minutes ago
(Reuters) – Secure Trust Bank said it further tightened its credit risk appetite and acceptance criteria for small- and medium-sized customers over the first six months of the year, on slowing economic growth and heightened levels of uncertainty.... Read more
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The Star
Kerjaya Prospek posts 33.7% higher Q2 earnings at RM32.9milRevenue was higher at RM240.2mil in the current quarter from RM193.48mil in the
The Star / Posted 14 minutes ago
Revenue was higher at RM240.2mil in the current quarter from RM193.48mil in the year-ago period. Earnings per share stood at 6.42 sen. "Overall, the increase in revenue and profit before tax were mainly attributed to the construction segment of the... Read more
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The Irish Times
Canada’s largest lender eyes up post-Brexit hub in DublinThe bank, which has previously declined to comment on its post-Brexit plans, cu
The Irish Times / Posted 14 minutes ago
The bank, which has previously declined to comment on its post-Brexit plans, currently employs about 290 employees in its capital markets TD Securities business based mainly in London. The group also has an operation in Dublin, TD Global Finance,... Read more
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Market Watch
Sky Network TV profit down 21% after merger hitWELLINGTON, New Zealand--Sky Network Television Ltd. (SKT.NZ) on Tuesday report
Market Watch / Posted 14 minutes ago
WELLINGTON, New Zealand--Sky Network Television Ltd. (SKT.NZ) on Tuesday reported a 21% drop in annual profit after a planned merger with the local operations of Vodafone Group PLC (VOD.LN) was abandoned. The Auckland, New Zealand-based... Read more
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The Irish Times
Kenmare Resources moves back into profitRevenues at Kenmare Resources rose by 82 per cent in the first six months of th
The Irish Times / Posted 14 minutes ago
Revenues at Kenmare Resources rose by 82 per cent in the first six months of the year on the back of increased prices and sales volumes, as the mining group moved back into profit. Kenmare Resoruces, which operates the Moma Titanium Minerals Mine in... Read more
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The Star
BHP to quit US shale business as annual profit surgesSYDNEY: Global mining giant BHP Billiton committed to quitting its underperform
The Star / Posted 14 minutes ago
SYDNEY: Global mining giant BHP Billiton committed to quitting its underperforming US shale oil and gas business on Tuesday, as it posted a surge in annual underlying profit to US$6.7 billion. The world’s biggest mining house, which was buoyed by a... Read more
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The Star
Chinese developer Country Garden H1 core profit rises 35 pctHONG KONG: Country Garden Holdings Company Ltd, China's top property developer
The Star / Posted 14 minutes ago
HONG KONG: Country Garden Holdings Company Ltd, China's top property developer by sales, on Tuesday reported an almost 35 percent rise in its core profit over the first six months of the year, helped by a property boom. The homebuilder which focuses... Read more
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Market Watch
Persimmon profit up 30% on higher house pricesLONDON--Persimmon PLC (PSN.LN) Tuesday reported a 30% rise in first-half pretax
Market Watch / Posted 14 minutes ago
LONDON--Persimmon PLC (PSN.LN) Tuesday reported a 30% rise in first-half pretax profit as it sold more houses at higher prices, and said it's in a strong position to take advantage of opportunities that arise. The house-builder sold 7,794 houses in... Read more
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