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The Star
Fajarbaru eyes rail-related maintenance jobsIn a statement, Fajarbaru said it received the track work machinery to be used
The Star / Posted 3 minutes ago
In a statement, Fajarbaru said it received the track work machinery to be used for railway rehabilitation works from China Jiangsu KTK Locomotive and Rolling Stocks Co. Ltd and Gemac Engineering Machinery Co. Ltd. The handover ceremony was witnessed... Read more
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The Irish Times
Uber eyes new fundraising to match $68bn valuationUber is planning a new round of fundraising that would at least match the $68bn
The Irish Times / Posted 3 minutes ago
Uber is planning a new round of fundraising that would at least match the $68bn (€58 billion) peak valuation it reached before this year’s round of scandals - though investors who take part would be able to buy into the ride hailing company at a... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Rate hike possible for water and garbage in Colbert CountyCustomers of the Colbert County Water System should prepare for a possible rate
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 3 minutes ago
Customers of the Colbert County Water System should prepare for a possible rate increase, the amount of which remains unknown. County Engineer John Bedford, who also runs the water department, said he had planned to ask county commissioners to... Read more
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Market Watch
Alibaba's stock jumps after profit, revenue rise above expectationsShares of Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. BABA, +1.11% shot up 4.6% in active premar
Market Watch / Posted 3 minutes ago
Shares of Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. BABA, +1.11% shot up 4.6% in active premarket trade Thursday, after the China-based e-commerce giant reported fiscal first-quarter profit and sales that rose above expectations. Net income for the quarter to June... Read more
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Market Watch
Dollar in recovery mode following dovish Fed minutes, Washington turmoilThe U.S. dollar edged higher against most major rivals Thursday, recovering som
Market Watch / Posted 3 minutes ago
The U.S. dollar edged higher against most major rivals Thursday, recovering some ground lost as investors weighed the possibility the Federal Reserve won’t raise interest rates again this year. The gains come after the greenback pulled lower... Read more
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Market Watch
Mart's stock falls after overall sales beat, but Sam's Club disappointsWal-Mart Stores Inc. WMT, +0.26% reported second-quarter net income of $2.90 bi
Market Watch / Posted 3 minutes ago
Wal-Mart Stores Inc. WMT, +0.26% reported second-quarter net income of $2.90 billion, or 96 cents per share, down from $3.78 billion, or $1.21 per share, for the same period last year. Adjusted EPS was $1.08, ahead of the FactSet $1.07 consensus.... Read more
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Market Watch
Gold marches higher as haven demand persists after Trump dissolves councilsGold prices continued higher on Thursday, boosted by haven demand after U.S. Pr
Market Watch / Posted 3 minutes ago
Gold prices continued higher on Thursday, boosted by haven demand after U.S. President Donald Trump disbanded two business councils and minutes from the Federal Reserve’s meeting last month pointed to concerns over sluggish inflation. Analysts at... Read more
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Market Watch
The ‘smart’ money is betting on these tech stocks, but it’s not the FAANG gangAs America soul-searches its way through a strange summer, the Dow managed to w
Market Watch / Posted 3 minutes ago
As America soul-searches its way through a strange summer, the Dow managed to work its way back on top of a big level yesterday. But it’s not clear if the blue-chip gauge can hang above 22K, as Wal-Mart’s results arrive and doubts grow about another... Read more
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The Star
Buyout firms readying sale of $1b Indonesia tower operator STPSINGAPORE/JAKARTA: Buyout firms Carlyle and Southern Capital Group are in talks
The Star / Posted 3 minutes ago
SINGAPORE/JAKARTA: Buyout firms Carlyle and Southern Capital Group are in talks to sell their majority stake in Solusi Tunas Pratama in a deal that could value the Indonesian telecoms tower operator at about $1 billion, three people familiar with the... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
New Ford CEO says company will balance present with futureDETROIT (AP) - The new CEO of Ford Motor Co. says the company isn't taking its
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 4 minutes ago
DETROIT (AP) - The new CEO of Ford Motor Co. says the company isn't taking its eyes off the present as it prepares for transportation in the future. Jim Hackett, who replaced Mark Fields in May, says new mobility projects such as buying a shuttle... Read more
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The Register
HPE sales chief Peter Ryan abandons ship amid downsizing ployIt's with mixed emotions that I announce Peter Ryan is leaving HPE on September
The Register / Posted 4 minutes ago
It's with mixed emotions that I announce Peter Ryan is leaving HPE on September 1. Since taking the role of Chief Sales Officer, Peter has continuously been on the road meeting with customers and partners, as well as commuting from the US to the UK... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Wal-Mart tops Street 2Q forecastsBENTONVILLE, Ark. (AP) - Wal-Mart is reporting second-quarter profit of $2.9 bi
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 4 minutes ago
BENTONVILLE, Ark. (AP) - Wal-Mart is reporting second-quarter profit of $2.9 billion, or 96 cents per share. Adjusted to remove one-time gains or losses, per-share profit was $1.08, a penny better than expected, according to a poll by Zacks... Read more
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Scotsman
Eyes down as numbers fall for Mecca Bingo owner RankMecca Bingo operator Rank Group has reported falling full-year profits as it po
Scotsman / Posted 7 minutes ago
Mecca Bingo operator Rank Group has reported falling full-year profits as it pointed to a “challenging” UK market. Pre-tax profit in the 12 months to 30 June fell 7 per cent to £79.7 million, while revenue at Rank also slipped slightly from £709m to... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Nissan spreads wings in BulacanNissan expands its presence in the province of Bulacan with the recent opening
Manila Standard Today / Posted 8 minutes ago
Nissan expands its presence in the province of Bulacan with the recent opening of its second dealership in Marilao. The new showroom features Nissan’s new retail visual design - NREDI, applied in all new Nissan showrooms, and its latest end-to-end... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Wurth showroom highlights global productsIn line with their expansion in the local market, Wurth recently inaugurated th
Manila Standard Today / Posted 8 minutes ago
In line with their expansion in the local market, Wurth recently inaugurated their showroom at their corporate headquarters at the Laguna Technopark in Sta. Rosa, Laguna. The showroom also acts as a retail shop where can customers can purchase... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
Great Lakes shipping up by 18 percent this year“It’s encouraging to have all six mines on Minnesota’s Iron Range operating onc
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 8 minutes ago
“It’s encouraging to have all six mines on Minnesota’s Iron Range operating once again,” said Adele Yorde, spokesman for the Port of Duluth. “Year-to-date tonnage for pellets was running a full 16 percent ahead of last year and outpacing the... Read more
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Business Standard India
EPS gives into OPS' demand, orders judicial probe into Jayalalithaa's deathThe Tamil Nadu government on Thursday formed an inquiry commission to investiga
Business Standard India / Posted 8 minutes ago
The Tamil Nadu government on Thursday formed an inquiry commission to investigate former chief minister J Jayalalithaa's death, Chief Minister Edappadi Palaniswamy said. The decision will bring the merger between Palaniswamy and O Panneerselvam... Read more
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Business Standard India
South Korean gold import: Govt revenue loss to cross Rs 700 cr by month-endZero-duty gold imports from South Korea, under the free trade agreement (FTA) r
Business Standard India / Posted 8 minutes ago
Zero-duty gold imports from South Korea, under the free trade agreement (FTA) route have crossed 15 tonnes since the rollout of goods and services tax (GST) on July 1, and another 10 tonnes are expected to come by the month's end, according to... Read more
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Business Standard India
British retail sales slow in July at 0.3% after strong second quarterBritish retail sales slowed as expected in July after a strong second quarter,
Business Standard India / Posted 8 minutes ago
British retail sales slowed as expected in July after a strong second quarter, as shoppers cut back on purchases of most things other than food, adding to worries about a fall in consumer demand. Retail sales volumes grew by 0.3 per cent... Read more
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Business Standard India
Why 'Metro Man' Sreedharan is against PPP model in rail projectsE Sreedharan, famously known as the Metro Man, has always been a vocal critic o
Business Standard India / Posted 8 minutes ago
E Sreedharan, famously known as the Metro Man, has always been a vocal critic of PPP (public-private-partnership). Therefore, his reluctance in executing urban rail projects on PPP mode is not new and if facts are to be believed the 85-year-old’s... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
$2 million Powerball ticket sold in Houston areaHOUSTON -- Just one week after someone in the Houston area won a million dollar
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 10 minutes ago
HOUSTON -- Just one week after someone in the Houston area won a million dollars in the Powerball, another person has won two million dollars. The quick pick ticket was sold with the Power Play option, matching five out of five numbers. The Texas... Read more
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Daily Herald
Wal-Mart tops Street 2Q forecastsBENTONVILLE, Ark. -- Wal-Mart is reporting second-quarter profit of $2.9 billio
Daily Herald / Posted 12 minutes ago
BENTONVILLE, Ark. -- Wal-Mart is reporting second-quarter profit of $2.9 billion, or 96 cents per share. Adjusted to remove one-time gains or losses, per-share profit was $1.08, a penny better than expected, according to a poll by Zacks Investment... Read more
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Gulf News
Philippine economy grows 6.5% in second quarterThe second quarter performance is below the 7.1% growth in the same period a ye
Gulf News / Posted 13 minutes ago
The second quarter performance is below the 7.1% growth in the same period a year ago, when election-related spending boosted the economy Manila: The Philippine economy grew 6.5 per cent in the second quarter from a year ago, boosted by strong... Read more
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Gulf News
Cisco’s security business revenue misses estimatesRevenue growth at the business slowed to 3% in the latest fiscal fourth quarter
Gulf News / Posted 13 minutes ago
Revenue growth at the business slowed to 3% in the latest fiscal fourth quarter from 16% a year earlier period and 9% in the previous quarter Bengaluru, San Francisco: Cisco Systems Inc’s quarterly revenue in its closely-watched security business... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Wal-Mart tops Street 2Q forecastsBENTONVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Wal-Mart is reporting second-quarter profit of $2.9 bi
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 13 minutes ago
BENTONVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Wal-Mart is reporting second-quarter profit of $2.9 billion, or 96 cents per share. Adjusted to remove one-time gains or losses, per-share profit was $1.08, a penny better than expected, according to a poll by Zacks... Read more
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Gulf News
Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway will not increase its Oncor offerIncluding debt, Elliott’s offer values Oncor at $18.5b, above Berkshire’s $18.1
Gulf News / Posted 13 minutes ago
Including debt, Elliott’s offer values Oncor at $18.5b, above Berkshire’s $18.1b valuation Bengaluru: The energy unit of Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc said on Wednesday it will “stand firm” on its $9 billion (Dh33 billion) offer to acquire... Read more
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New Kerala
White Mountains To Commence Self-Tender Offer To Purchase Up To 500,000 Of Its Common Shares - newkerala news #263985HAMILTON, Bermuda, Aug. 17, 2017 : White Mountains Insurance Group, Ltd. (NYSE:
New Kerala / Posted 14 minutes ago
HAMILTON, Bermuda, Aug. 17, 2017 : White Mountains Insurance Group, Ltd. (NYSE: WTM) announced today that it intends to commence a "modified Dutch auction" self-tender offer to purchase 500,000 of its common shares, or such lesser number of its... Read more
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New Kerala
Union Cabinet approves new Metro Rail Policy; Focus on compact urban development, cost reduction and multi-modal integration - newkerala news #263784New Delhi, Aug 16: The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Mo
New Kerala / Posted 14 minutes ago
New Delhi, Aug 16: The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi today approved a new Metro Rail Policy that seeks to enable realization of growing metro rail aspirations of a large number of cities but in a responsible manner. The... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
River Region non-profits recognized on National Non-Profit DayAug. 17 is National Non-Profit Day to recognize the positive impacts those orga
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 15 minutes ago
Aug. 17 is National Non-Profit Day to recognize the positive impacts those organizations have on our communities. The day is also about understanding that the funding for these organizations often satisfies more than the mission statement; it also... Read more
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Income Investors
SEP Stock: Earn a Safe 6.5% Yield from This Top Dividend Stock iStock.com/brunorbsThis High-Dividend Stock Now Pays 6.5% Most high-yield st
Income Investors / Posted 15 minutes ago
iStock.com/brunorbsThis High-Dividend Stock Now Pays 6.5% Most high-yield stocks are not known for their dividend safety, which is why this 6.5% yielder is special. The stock is based... Read more
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