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Connecticut Post
The real revolution in NKorea is rise of consumer culturePYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — Like all North Korean adults, Song Un Pyol wears
Connecticut Post / Posted 2 minutes ago
PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — Like all North Korean adults, Song Un Pyol wears the faces of leader Kim Jong Un's father and grandfather pinned neatly to her left lapel, above her heart. But on her right glitters a diamond-and-gold brooch. Song is... Read more
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Missoulian
Asian shares track Wall Street slide; Spain attack weighsTRUMP TROUBLE: More turmoil at the White House added to investor pessimism. Pre
Missoulian / Posted 2 minutes ago
TRUMP TROUBLE: More turmoil at the White House added to investor pessimism. President Donald Trump abandoned his plans to form an infrastructure advisory council, a day after the administration said would close down two other advisory councils made... Read more
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The Hindu
Ahead of Xiamen summit, BRICS discuss new rules of global governanceAs the countdown for the September summit of the Brazil-Russia-India-China-Sout
The Hindu / Posted 4 minutes ago
As the countdown for the September summit of the Brazil-Russia-India-China-South Africa (BRICS) grouping begins, scholars, academics and government officials have been brainstorming ways in which the emerging economies can set the global agenda,... Read more
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The Hindu
What next for Infosys?Vishal Sikka has been appointed as Executive Vice Chairman effective today, and
The Hindu / Posted 4 minutes ago
Vishal Sikka has been appointed as Executive Vice Chairman effective today, and will hold office until the new permanent CEO and MD takes charge, which should be no later than March 31, 2018. U. B. Pravin Rao has been appointed as Interim CEO and he... Read more
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The Hindu
Jaitley asks State CMs to reduce burden of VAT on petroleum productsUnion Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, on Friday, had written to State Chief Mini
The Hindu / Posted 4 minutes ago
Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, on Friday, had written to State Chief Ministers urging the States to reduce burden of Value Added Tax (VAT) on Petroleum Products used as inputs in making of goods after the introduction of Goods and Services Tax... Read more
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Technode
World’s first internet court goes online in HangzhouThe Hangzhou Court of the Internet—said to be to first internet court in the wo
Technode / Posted 5 minutes ago
The Hangzhou Court of the Internet—said to be to first internet court in the world—officially went into operation today. The court was launched in June and plans to accept filings electronically and try cases via live stream. Its main task is to... Read more
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North Fort Myers Neighbor
TRIM notices mailedProperty owners throughout Lee County should have received the annual TRIM noti
North Fort Myers Neighbor / Posted 5 minutes ago
Property owners throughout Lee County should have received the annual TRIM notices in their mailboxes this week. "They all went out on Monday," said Lee County Property Appraiser Ken Wilkinson. "We mailed more than 660,000 of them. That number goes... Read more
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techcentral.ie
Trade barriers costing European SMEs millions, says Ricoh reportAlmost a third of polled companies had no plan for using Digital to scale up N
techcentral.ie / Posted 5 minutes ago
Almost a third of polled companies had no plan for using Digital to scale up New research commissioned by Ricoh had shown that European mid-sized businesses could each be missing out on up to €5.7 million of annual revenues because of barriers that... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Malaysia surprises with 5.8% GDP growth, may add fuel to early election talkKUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia's economy expanded at the fastest pace in more than two
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 minutes ago
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia's economy expanded at the fastest pace in more than two years in the second quarter on the back of domestic demand and robust exports, defying expectations for a slight slowdown. The strong performance is likely to add to... Read more
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Fortune
Travis Kalanick Calls Uber Lawsuit 'Public and Personal Attack'Venture capital firm Benchmark Capital, which says it owns 13% of Uber and cont
Fortune / Posted 9 minutes ago
Venture capital firm Benchmark Capital, which says it owns 13% of Uber and controls 20% of the voting power, sued former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick last week to force him off the board, where he still has a seat, and rescind his remaining power there,... Read more
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The Times and Democrat
Asian shares track Wall Street slide; Spain attack weighsTRUMP TROUBLE: More turmoil at the White House added to investor pessimism. Pre
The Times and Democrat / Posted 9 minutes ago
TRUMP TROUBLE: More turmoil at the White House added to investor pessimism. President Donald Trump abandoned his plans to form an infrastructure advisory council, a day after the administration said would close down two other advisory councils made... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
ASX unsettled by Washington woes, claws into the blackInvestors attention was dragged offshore on Friday as growing unease in global
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 10 minutes ago
Investors attention was dragged offshore on Friday as growing unease in global financial markets lifted following further political turmoil in Washington and after terrorists struck a crowded Barcelona street. After a week driven strongly by local... Read more
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Lincoln Journal Star
Asian shares track Wall Street slide; Spain attack weighsTRUMP TROUBLE: More turmoil at the White House added to investor pessimism. Pre
Lincoln Journal Star / Posted 11 minutes ago
TRUMP TROUBLE: More turmoil at the White House added to investor pessimism. President Donald Trump abandoned his plans to form an infrastructure advisory council, a day after the administration said would close down two other advisory councils made... Read more
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Canberra Times
After mobile success, what will be 'Koganised' next? Kogan.com says its successful move into the cut-throat mobile phone market has
Canberra Times / Posted 12 minutes ago
Kogan.com says its successful move into the cut-throat mobile phone market has emboldened it to look for other industries and services it can sell to its swelling subscriber base. The online retailer was one of the best performers on the ASX on... Read more
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express
Project Fear WRONG: Leaving EU would NOT be a 'disaster' for Britain, experts insist LEAVING the European Union without a trade deal would not be a “disaster” for
express / Posted 12 minutes ago
LEAVING the European Union without a trade deal would not be a “disaster” for Britain, experts have insisted. Professor Kevin Dowd said a trade deal was 'desirable... Read more
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The Age
ASX unsettled by Washington woes, claws into the blackInvestors attention was dragged offshore on Friday as growing unease in global
The Age / Posted 13 minutes ago
Investors attention was dragged offshore on Friday as growing unease in global financial markets lifted following further political turmoil in Washington and after terrorists struck a crowded Barcelona street. After a week driven strongly by local... Read more
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EuroNews
Infosys CEO Vishal Sikka resigns, cites recent 'drumbeat of distractions'(Reuters) – Infosys Ltd, in a surprise announcement, said Vishal Sikka has resi
EuroNews / Posted 14 minutes ago
(Reuters) – Infosys Ltd, in a surprise announcement, said Vishal Sikka has resigned as CEO citing a stream of distractions and disruptions in recent months, pushing down shares of the second-largest Indian IT services firm almost 8 percent on Friday.... Read more
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The Irish Times
Kingspan on the lookout for acquisitions as first-half profits riseProfits at insulation specialist Kingspan rose 5.5 per cent to €163.3 million i
The Irish Times / Posted 14 minutes ago
Profits at insulation specialist Kingspan rose 5.5 per cent to €163.3 million in the first six months of the year, figures published on Friday show. Revenues at the Cavan-based company grew 19 per cent in the six months ended June 30th to €1.75... Read more
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The Irish Times
Seán Quinn bets on online gaming business with family membersFormer billionaire Seán Quinn is backing a new online betting business with his
The Irish Times / Posted 14 minutes ago
Former billionaire Seán Quinn is backing a new online betting business with his son Seán jnr and other family members. Mr Quinn’s empire, spanning cement production, glass-making, insurance and property, collapsed in the wake of the financial crisis... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
CBO Revises Cost Estimate Of AIRR ActNow Says The Legislation Would Increase The Federal Deficit Almost $100 Billion
The Aero-News Network / Posted 14 minutes ago
Now Says The Legislation Would Increase The Federal Deficit Almost $100 Billion The Congressional Budget Office has released a revised scoring of the 21st Century AIRR Act (H.R. 2997), and the news is not good for supporters of the bill and its plan... Read more
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The Star
Bank Negara to issue framework to address medical insurance inflationKUALA LUMPUR: Bank Negara will come out with a framework as soon as possible to
The Star / Posted 14 minutes ago
KUALA LUMPUR: Bank Negara will come out with a framework as soon as possible to reduce the inflation of medical insurance, which now stands at 12%. Governor Datuk Muhammad Ibrahim said the current inflation rate is quite high, thus requiring... Read more
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EuroNews
Frankfurt and Dublin make bankers feel wanted in battle for Brexit jobsBy Anjuli Davies and Padraic Halpin LONDON/DUBLIN (Reuters) – “I’m here to send
EuroNews / Posted 14 minutes ago
By Anjuli Davies and Padraic Halpin LONDON/DUBLIN (Reuters) – “I’m here to send you the regards of the Federal Chancellor. I am entitled to tell you we want you in Germany.” This private message from Angela Merkel, delivered by a regional politician... Read more
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The Star
Malaysia's external debt lower in Q2 at RM877bKUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia’s external debt declined to RM877.5bil at end-June 2017
The Star / Posted 14 minutes ago
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia’s external debt declined to RM877.5bil at end-June 2017 from end-March as the ringgit firmed up against selected major and regional currencies and also due to net repayment of interbank borrowings during the second... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Indian IT company Infosys CEO Vishal Sikka resignsNEW DELHI (AP) - The CEO of India-based outsourcing and information technology
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 15 minutes ago
NEW DELHI (AP) - The CEO of India-based outsourcing and information technology company Infosys, Vishal Sikka, has resigned following differences with some founders of the company, including N.R. Narayana Murthy. The Infosys board of directors... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Asian shares track Wall Street slide; Spain attack weighsHONG KONG (AP) - Asian stocks sank Friday as global investor sentiment was batt
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 15 minutes ago
HONG KONG (AP) - Asian stocks sank Friday as global investor sentiment was battered by big losses on Wall Street amid U.S. political turmoil and a deadly van attack in Spain. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 index lost 1.2 percent to... Read more
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Digi Times
Simplo expects dramatic growth in electric bicycle battery business Aaron Lee, Taipei; Joseph Tsai, DIGITIMES [Friday 18 August 2017] Battery mo
Digi Times / Posted 17 minutes ago
Aaron Lee, Taipei; Joseph Tsai, DIGITIMES [Friday 18 August 2017] Battery module maker Simplo Technology expects its shipments for electric bicycles to grow over 100% on year in... Read more
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Digi Times
Polarizer maker Optimax reports losses for 1H17 Steve Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Friday 18 August 2017] Polarizer maker Optima
Digi Times / Posted 17 minutes ago
Steve Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Friday 18 August 2017] Polarizer maker Optimax Technology has reported a net loss of NT$15.67 million (US$517,251) or NT$0.05 per share for the second quarter of 2017.... Read more
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Digi Times
Is Huawei carrier business losing growth momentum?Commentary: Irene Chen, Taipei; Steve Shen, DIGITIMES [Thursday 17 August 201
Digi Times / Posted 17 minutes ago
Commentary: Irene Chen, Taipei; Steve Shen, DIGITIMES [Thursday 17 August 2017] Huawei has reported revenues of CNY283.1 billion (US$42.439 billion) for the first half of 2017. The figures were not... Read more
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Scotsman
Martin Flanagan: Asda draws a line under three years of painMore evidence of a high street squeeze emerged yesterday, with the latest offic
Scotsman / Posted 18 minutes ago
More evidence of a high street squeeze emerged yesterday, with the latest official figures showing only a lukewarm rise in sales in July. But one retailer with grounds for some cautious optimism is supermarket giant Asda. As Tesco and Morrisons have... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
Asian shares track Wall Street slide; Spain attack weighsTRUMP TROUBLE: More turmoil at the White House added to investor pessimism. Pre
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 19 minutes ago
TRUMP TROUBLE: More turmoil at the White House added to investor pessimism. President Donald Trump abandoned his plans to form an infrastructure advisory council, a day after the administration said would close down two other advisory councils made... Read more
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