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Channel NewsAsia
Tech stocks help Nasdaq eke out record highREUTERS: Wall Street's main indexes opened little changed on Wednesday, but the
Channel NewsAsia / Posted moments ago
REUTERS: Wall Street's main indexes opened little changed on Wednesday, but the Nasdaq eked out enough gains to hit another record high as technology stocks continued to power the markets. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 3.3 points, or 0.01... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Bitcoin: An Unknowable Bubble?"Whatever [Bitcoin] is, I missed it... It looks and smells like all the bubbles
Zero Hedge / Posted moments ago
"Whatever [Bitcoin] is, I missed it... It looks and smells like all the bubbles I have seen throughout history."- billionaire investor Jim Rogers Authored by Constantin Gurdgiev via True Economics blog, There is a much-discussed in the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Britain to sell 15 billion pounds of RBS shares over five yearsLONDON: Britain's government will begin the reprivatisation of bailed-out lende
Channel NewsAsia / Posted moments ago
LONDON: Britain's government will begin the reprivatisation of bailed-out lender Royal Bank of Scotland by selling 3 billion pounds (US$3.98 billion) worth of shares before the end of the 2018-19 fiscal year, according to an official report released... Read more
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Zero Hedge
David Stockman Exposes "The Illusion Of Growth"Authored by David Stockman via The Daily Reckoning, The Wall Street Journal pu
Zero Hedge / Posted moments ago
Authored by David Stockman via The Daily Reckoning, The Wall Street Journal published a superb example of hopium recently in a sunny-side-up story entitled “U. S. Manufacturing Rides Rising Tide, Buoyed by Global Growth, Optimism.” Indeed, this... Read more
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Fortune
Buyers Beware! These Are the Worst Black Friday DealsThe thrill of finding a bargain on Black Friday is a real thing, but sometimes
Fortune / Posted 2 minutes ago
The thrill of finding a bargain on Black Friday is a real thing, but sometimes the hunt for those deals can overrule common sense. Surely, most shoppers think, these are the best prices of the year so far, right? While plenty of good buys abound on... Read more
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Fortune
Meg Whitman's Surprise Exit From HPE Is Having a Startling Effect on Wall StreetAfter reports surfaced that she was being considered for the top job at Uber, W
Fortune / Posted 2 minutes ago
After reports surfaced that she was being considered for the top job at Uber, Whitman reinforced her dedication to the role in July by saying that she was fully committed to HPE (hpe) and planned to remain CEO. “We have a lot of work still to do at... Read more
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Fortune
Data Sheet—Why There's Nothing to Fear With the End of Net NeutralityGoodbye, net neutrality. I read Tuesday that Internet companies think the Fede
Fortune / Posted 2 minutes ago
Goodbye, net neutrality. I read Tuesday that Internet companies think the Federal Communications Commission’s plan to end the era of a “free and open” Internet will “make the telecom companies [that own and operate the Internet] powerful gatekeepers... Read more
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News 8000
J. Crew to close dozens of stores by end of JanuaryRelated content NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - Another day, another round of store clos
News 8000 / Posted 2 minutes ago
Related content NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - Another day, another round of store closings from a big retailer. J. Crew announced late Tuesday that it plans to close 39 stores by the end of January -- about 6 percent of its total and double the number it... Read more
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News 8000
Brexit Britain slashes growth forecastRelated content LONDON (CNNMoney) - Britain's economy is running out of moment
News 8000 / Posted 2 minutes ago
Related content LONDON (CNNMoney) - Britain's economy is running out of momentum. The Office of Budget Responsibility slashed its economic growth forecast for 2017 to just 1.5% on Wednesday, down from an estimate of 2% in March. The independent... Read more
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Fortune
No Harm From the Unraveling of Net Neutrality RulesThis article first appeared in Data Sheet, Fortune’s daily newsletter on the to
Fortune / Posted 2 minutes ago
This article first appeared in Data Sheet, Fortune’s daily newsletter on the top tech news. Sign up here. Goodbye, net neutrality. I read Tuesday that Internet companies think the Federal Communications Commission’s plan to end the era of a “free... Read more
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birminghammail
Hammond says Budget will 'invest to secure bright future for UK'Chancellor Philip Hammond has said he will use the Budget to "invest to secure
birminghammail / Posted 3 minutes ago
Chancellor Philip Hammond has said he will use the Budget to "invest to secure a bright future for Britain", in a strong signal that he is ready to start bringing down the curtain on the age of austerity. In his keynote statement on Wednesday, Mr... Read more
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Northern Echo
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Northern Echo / Posted 3 minutes ago
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birminghammail
Tax penalty for new diesel cars failing to meet emissions standardsNew diesel cars failing to meet the latest emissions standards will face a tax
birminghammail / Posted 3 minutes ago
New diesel cars failing to meet the latest emissions standards will face a tax increase in April, Philip Hammond has announced. The Chancellor said such vehicles will be subjected to a one-band increase in the first year vehicle excise duty (VED)... Read more
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birminghammail
Philip Hammond SCRAPS stamp duty in huge boost for first-time buyersStamp duty is to be abolished for first-time buyers on properties up to £300,00
birminghammail / Posted 3 minutes ago
Stamp duty is to be abolished for first-time buyers on properties up to £300,000 as Chancellor Philip Hammond put measures to tackle the UK's housing crisis at the centre of his Budget. The measure will also apply on the first £300,000 of a purchase... Read more
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birminghammail
Budget 2017: The highlights from Phillip Hammond's BudgetChancellor Phillip Hammond has delivered his Autumn 2017 Budget statement - and
birminghammail / Posted 3 minutes ago
Chancellor Phillip Hammond has delivered his Autumn 2017 Budget statement - and it included plans to help people afford a home, money for the NHS and improvements to the Government's controversial Universal Credit policy. Here are the key... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Chancellor unveils cuts to UK economic growth forecastsPhilip Hammond has been hit with a gloomy outlook for the UK economy, as foreca
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 7 minutes ago
Philip Hammond has been hit with a gloomy outlook for the UK economy, as forecasts revealed downgrades to growth ahead of Britain’s divorce from the European Union. Striking a positive note during his Autumn Budget, the Chancellor said the economy... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Hammond pledges further tax clampdown on digital firmsOnline giants such as Google, Apple and Amazon will pay a tax on their digital
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 7 minutes ago
Online giants such as Google, Apple and Amazon will pay a tax on their digital royalties to further clamp down on tax avoidance and raise £200 million a year, the Chancellor has announced. Philip Hammond moved to add to the so-called Google Tax by... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Budget 2017: Hammond scraps Stamp Duty in boost to first-time buyersStamp duty is to be abolished for first-time buyers on properties up to £300,00
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 7 minutes ago
Stamp duty is to be abolished for first-time buyers on properties up to £300,000 as Chancellor Philip Hammond put measures to tackle the UK’s housing crisis at the centre of his Budget. The measure will also apply on the first £300,000 of a purchase... Read more
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The Irish Times
EU states resist move on digital tax for tech giants - draft documentsSome European Union members are resisting EU plans to raise the tax bill of tec
The Irish Times / Posted 7 minutes ago
Some European Union members are resisting EU plans to raise the tax bill of tech multinationals, EU draft documents show, in moves that are likely to cause a public outcry after several disclosures of corporate tax avoidance schemes. France has... Read more
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The Irish Times
UK flags ‘game changer’ tax shift for technology giantsUK chancellor Philip Hammond has promised to clamp down on digital companies’ a
The Irish Times / Posted 7 minutes ago
UK chancellor Philip Hammond has promised to clamp down on digital companies’ approach to tax with a series of measures that tax experts have described as a “game changer” for the technology giants. Mr Hammond said while announcing this year’s UK... Read more
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Scotsman
Budget 2017: Key points at a glanceChancellor Philip Hammond is unveiling his Autumn Budget statement. The main a
Scotsman / Posted 11 minutes ago
Chancellor Philip Hammond is unveiling his Autumn Budget statement. The main announcements which will most impact Scotland are as follows: • Scrapping of VAT charges for Scotland’s police and fire services from April 2018 • Extra £2bn to be made... Read more
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The Columbian
Singletary: Will watchdog become a lapdog?Michelle Singletary welcomes comments and column ideas. Reach her in care of Th
The Columbian / Posted 12 minutes ago
Michelle Singletary welcomes comments and column ideas. Reach her in care of The Washington Post, 1150 15th St. N.W., Washington, DC 20071; or singletarym@washpost.com. The federal agency charged with safeguarding consumers is in jeopardy. Richard... Read more
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Business Standard India
Silver imports surge on the back of strong industrial demandSilver imports have risen by as much 60 per cent on a year-on-year basis to rea
Business Standard India / Posted 13 minutes ago
Silver imports have risen by as much 60 per cent on a year-on-year basis to reach 4,200 tonnes in October, and are likely to end the year with 5,000 tonnes, according to Thomson Reuters GFMS. Restocking after last year's fall and industrial demand... Read more
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Business Standard India
India's emerging markets weightage tops 2007 bull runAccording to data compiled from the MSCI website, India now has 8.72 per cent o
Business Standard India / Posted 13 minutes ago
According to data compiled from the MSCI website, India now has 8.72 per cent of the MSCI EM index, 50 basis points (bps) higher than the country's weight during the 2007 bull market. Even on a year-on-year basis, the weight has gone up by 47... Read more
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Business Standard India
Reliance Jio continues its momentum, telecom sector stabilisingReliance Jio is seeing continued momentum in subscriber additions even after th
Business Standard India / Posted 13 minutes ago
Reliance Jio is seeing continued momentum in subscriber additions even after the company raised tariffs in July as the firm added 5.9 million customers, highest among all operators, in September to take its user base to 138.61 million. The Mukesh... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
J. Crew to close dozens of stores by end of JanuaryRelated content NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - Another day, another round of store clos
KTXS Abilene / Posted 13 minutes ago
Related content NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - Another day, another round of store closings from a big retailer. J. Crew announced late Tuesday that it plans to close 39 stores by the end of January -- about 6 percent of its total and double the number it... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Hammond pledges further tax clampdown on digital firmsOnline giants such as Google, Apple and Amazon will pay a tax on their digital
Oxford Mail / Posted 15 minutes ago
Online giants such as Google, Apple and Amazon will pay a tax on their digital royalties to further clamp down on tax avoidance and raise £200 million a year, the Chancellor has announced. Philip Hammond moved to add to the so-called Google Tax by... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Chancellor unveils cuts to UK economic growth forecastsPhilip Hammond has been hit with a gloomy outlook for the UK economy, as foreca
Oxford Mail / Posted 15 minutes ago
Philip Hammond has been hit with a gloomy outlook for the UK economy, as forecasts revealed downgrades to growth ahead of Britain’s divorce from the European Union. Striking a positive note during his Autumn Budget, the Chancellor said the economy... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Budget 2017: Hammond scraps Stamp Duty in boost to first-time buyersStamp duty is to be abolished for first-time buyers on properties up to £300,00
Oxford Mail / Posted 15 minutes ago
Stamp duty is to be abolished for first-time buyers on properties up to £300,000 as Chancellor Philip Hammond put measures to tackle the UK’s housing crisis at the centre of his Budget. The measure will also apply on the first £300,000 of a purchase... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Budget 2017: Tax penalty for dirty diesel cars but white van drivers are sparedNew diesel cars failing to meet the latest emissions standards will face a tax
Oxford Mail / Posted 15 minutes ago
New diesel cars failing to meet the latest emissions standards will face a tax increase in April, Philip Hammond has announced. The Chancellor said such vehicles will be subjected to a one-band increase in the first year vehicle excise duty (VED)... Read more
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