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The Visayan Daily Star
BusinessMANILA -- The proportion of Philippines' liabilities against gross domestic pro
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The Visayan Daily Star / Posted a minute ago
MANILA -- The proportion of Philippines' liabilities against gross domestic product further improved in the first half of 2015. The Department of Finance, in its economic bulletin on fiscal performance in the first semester of this year, said the... Read more
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NZCity
Sanford quits Pacific tuna businessFishing group Sanford will quit its underperforming Pacific tuna business and p
Sanford quits Pacific tuna business
NZCity / Posted 2 minutes ago
Fishing group Sanford will quit its underperforming Pacific tuna business and put the unit's fleet up for sale. The Auckland-based company has sold its San Nanumea vessel and is in talks with a potential buyer of San Nikunau, its other Pacific tuna... Read more
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Northern Echo
'Sun shining on UK economy' but China turbulences could hit trade, CBI warnsThe balance of firms expecting growth in the next three months was unchanged fr
'Sun shining on UK economy' but China turbulences could hit trade, CBI warns
Northern Echo / Posted 3 minutes ago
The balance of firms expecting growth in the next three months was unchanged from July at 27%. Rain Newton-Smith, CBI director of Economics, said: "The weather may have been a washout this month, but the sun has certainly been shining on the British... Read more
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MumBRELLA
ProducerThis position sits in the Digital Team at Edelman’s Sydney office. The role of
Producer
MumBRELLA / Posted 3 minutes ago
This position sits in the Digital Team at Edelman’s Sydney office. The role of the Project Manager at Edelman is to lead, document and manage all assigned production projects to an agreed schedule, budget and level of quality through a full project... Read more
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MumBRELLA
Media Investment Manager, Mobile Mnet is the world’s most awarded, full service mobile solutions and communica
Media Investment Manager, Mobile
MumBRELLA / Posted 3 minutes ago
Mnet is the world’s most awarded, full service mobile solutions and communications agency. Mnet is a mobile solutions team of 60 specialists across Australia who thrive in a high performance culture that values... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Vendors close San Andres marketVendors of the San Andres public market went on holiday Monday to protest its i
Vendors close San Andres market
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 minutes ago
Vendors of the San Andres public market went on holiday Monday to protest its impending demolition in line with a joint venture agreement (JVA) between the Manila City government and a private company. Around 6 a.m., some 300 market officials and... Read more
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Inquirier.net
US stocks close lower: S&P loses 0.84%NEW YORK—Nervous investors sold down US stocks Monday after surviving last week
US stocks close lower: S&P loses 0.84%
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 minutes ago
NEW YORK—Nervous investors sold down US stocks Monday after surviving last week’s turbulence, amid continued worries over the potential broader impact of China’s slowdown. Caution was warranted as the Tokyo and Shanghai exchanges fell again and... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Wal-Mart cutting back on hours for workers at some storesCreated: 08/31/2015 5:21 PM NEW YORK (AP) — Wal-Mart says it is asking some st
Wal-Mart cutting back on hours for workers at some stores
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 5 minutes ago
Created: 08/31/2015 5:21 PM NEW YORK (AP) — Wal-Mart says it is asking some stores to schedule workers for fewer hours, although it says the directive is only being given to stores that are assigning more hours than they were expected to. The... Read more
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The Age
Myer to raise $221m to fund $600m turnaround planNew Myer chief executive Richard Umbers is aiming to restore annual sales growt
Myer to raise $221m to fund $600m turnaround plan
The Age / Posted 6 minutes ago
New Myer chief executive Richard Umbers is aiming to restore annual sales growth to more than 3 per cent as part of a $600 million turnaround plan. Photo: Luis Ascui Myer has announced a $221 million entitlement offer to fund a $600 million,... Read more
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The Age
Myer buys into Topshop in $600 million plan to revive fortunesMyer will spend $600 million over five years to revitalise its stores. Photo:
Myer buys into Topshop in $600 million plan to revive fortunes
The Age / Posted 6 minutes ago
Myer will spend $600 million over five years to revitalise its stores. Photo: Patrick Scala Myer has bought a quarter of Topshop's Australian arm and will introduce the fast-fashion brand to its shop floor as part of a $600 million plan to revive... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Oil jumps 8 percent, biggest three-day surge since 1990A service truck drives past an oil well on the Fort Berthold Indian Reservation
Oil jumps 8 percent, biggest three-day surge since 1990
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 6 minutes ago
A service truck drives past an oil well on the Fort Berthold Indian Reservation in North Dakota, November 1, 2014. NEW YORK Oil futures soared on Monday for a third consecutive day, rising more than 8 percent, as a downward revision of U.S. crude... Read more
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The Age
These images prove China is still bamboozling the world's financial mediaRed is good. Photo: Kevin Frayer China is the biggest story in financial mark
These images prove China is still bamboozling the world's financial media
The Age / Posted 6 minutes ago
Red is good. Photo: Kevin Frayer China is the biggest story in financial markets and perhaps the entire global economy right now. This morning, for instance, the headlines are all about how China fears lead markets in the US lower overnight,... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
'Sun shining on UK economy' but China turbulences could hit trade, CBI warnsUK growth picked up pace in the three months to August but the economy faces ri
'Sun shining on UK economy' but China turbulences could hit trade, CBI warns
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 7 minutes ago
UK growth picked up pace in the three months to August but the economy faces risks from the knock-on effect of turbulence in China, the CBI said. A survey of 754 firms showed the rate of expansion heading higher for the second month running with... Read more
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The Star
Mixed fortunes for packaging material opsWhile exporters gain from stronger dollar, domestic suppliers face weaker deman
Mixed fortunes for packaging material ops
The Star / Posted 7 minutes ago
While exporters gain from stronger dollar, domestic suppliers face weaker demand KULIM: Plastic packaging material manufacturers, especially those with a reach in export markets, are looking at a better performance this year due to the weakened... Read more
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The Star
Kim Hin to promote Johnson TilesFive outlets to be launched in the country to drive sales Executive chairman C
Kim Hin to promote Johnson Tiles
The Star / Posted 7 minutes ago
Five outlets to be launched in the country to drive sales Executive chairman Chua Seng Huat said five brand outlets in major cities in Peninsular Malaysia, Sarawak and Sabah are expected to be launched next year to drive sales of the tiles. Kim Hin... Read more
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The Star
Indonesia favouring China in railway bidSources say Japan may lose out on US$5bil project JAKARTA: Indonesia is leanin
Indonesia favouring China in railway bid
The Star / Posted 7 minutes ago
Sources say Japan may lose out on US$5bil project JAKARTA: Indonesia is leaning towards China over Japan in an aggressive bidding battle to build the South-East Asian nation's first high-speed railway, two government sources involved in making the... Read more
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The Star
Analysts positive on FGV’s Canada plant disposalPETALING JAYA: Analysts have given the thumbs up to Felda Global Ventures Holdi
Analysts positive on FGV’s Canada plant disposal
The Star / Posted 7 minutes ago
PETALING JAYA: Analysts have given the thumbs up to Felda Global Ventures Holdings Bhd’s (FGV) proposed disposal of its offseeds crushing and refining plant in Canada to Viterra Inc for RM608.2mil, stating that the sell-off is positive for the group... Read more
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The Star
Stand up at work to be healthierI REFER to the article “Stand up more at work to stay healthier, says study” (T
Stand up at work to be healthier
The Star / Posted 7 minutes ago
I REFER to the article “Stand up more at work to stay healthier, says study” (The Star, Aug 1) where it was reported that “Being healthier may be found in something as simple as standing more and sitting less at work, said a study.” In view of the... Read more
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The Star
MoF courts DestiniGovernment said to be buying shares in defence contractor PETALING JAYA: The G
MoF courts Destini
The Star / Posted 7 minutes ago
Government said to be buying shares in defence contractor PETALING JAYA: The Government, through the Minister of Finance Inc (MoF Inc), is believed to have acquired a substantial stake in defence services provider and contractor Destini Bhd, a move... Read more
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The Star
Malaysia, Indonesia are not weak linksThey have better ‘metrics’ compared with peers, says Nomura PETALING JAYA: Mal
Malaysia, Indonesia are not weak links
The Star / Posted 7 minutes ago
They have better ‘metrics’ compared with peers, says Nomura PETALING JAYA: Malaysia and Indonesia look like the “weak links in the region, but they actually have better metrics” compared with similarly rated sovereigns, including commodity-exporting... Read more
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The Star
Slowing growth exposes Chinese banks’ debt debrisHONG KONG: China's economic slowdown is exposing the debt debris in its banking
Slowing growth exposes Chinese banks’ debt debris
The Star / Posted 7 minutes ago
HONG KONG: China's economic slowdown is exposing the debt debris in its banking sector. Dodgy credits on the balance sheets of the country's four biggest lenders jumped by 28% to 592 billion yuan (US$92.8bil) in the first half of the year. Further... Read more
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The Star
NCB’s gateway business gives it an edgePETALING JAYA: Northport (M) Bhd, the wholly owned port subsidiary of NCB Holdi
NCB’s gateway business gives it an edge
The Star / Posted 7 minutes ago
PETALING JAYA: Northport (M) Bhd, the wholly owned port subsidiary of NCB Holdings Bhd, is crucial in enhancing the port business of MMC Corp Bhd should it decide to list the division. This could be the main reason why MMC has been increasing its... Read more
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The Star
Asian LNG price faces steep fallSINGAPORE: Asian liquefied natural gas (LNG) prices could fall a further 25% in
Asian LNG price faces steep fall
The Star / Posted 7 minutes ago
SINGAPORE: Asian liquefied natural gas (LNG) prices could fall a further 25% in coming months as new supply, falling demand and weaker oil prices put it on par with iron ore and coal as the worst performing commodity of recent years. Asia’s LNG... Read more
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Market Watch
Morgan Stanley cuts S&P 500 price targetMorgan Stanley trimmed its 12-month outlook on the S&P 500 Index by more than 3
Morgan Stanley cuts S&P 500 price target
Market Watch / Posted 7 minutes ago
Morgan Stanley trimmed its 12-month outlook on the S&P 500 Index by more than 3% Monday, owing to forecasts of lower growth and higher inflation, as well as expectations for multiple rate hikes by the Federal Reserve before the end of 2016. The firm... Read more
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adrants
4 Things Brands Can Learn From Subway's Jared Fogle Scandal Jared Fogle, the man that taught America it was possible to lose more than 20
4 Things Brands Can Learn From Subway's Jared Fogle Scandal
adrants / Posted 7 minutes ago
Jared Fogle, the man that taught America it was possible to lose more than 200 pounds eating subway sandwiches, has been charged with possessing child pornography and is reportedly planning... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Wall Street trader no longer the face of crisisA man looks at stock market prices in disbelief at a brokerage house in Shangha
Wall Street trader no longer the face of crisis
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 8 minutes ago
A man looks at stock market prices in disbelief at a brokerage house in Shanghai. Expect to see more images like these. Photo: AP Let there be no more doubt about it. China is currently the dominant, driving force behind global markets. And for... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Myer to raise $221m to fund $600m turnaround planNew Myer chief executive Richard Umbers is aiming to restore annual sales growt
Myer to raise $221m to fund $600m turnaround plan
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 8 minutes ago
New Myer chief executive Richard Umbers is aiming to restore annual sales growth to more than 3 per cent as part of a $600 million turnaround plan. Photo: Luis Ascui Myer has announced a $221 million entitlement offer to fund a $600 million,... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Myer buys into Topshop in $600 million plan to revive fortunesMyer will spend $600 million over five years to revitalise its stores. Photo:
Myer buys into Topshop in $600 million plan to revive fortunes
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 8 minutes ago
Myer will spend $600 million over five years to revitalise its stores. Photo: Patrick Scala Myer has bought a quarter of Topshop's Australian arm and will introduce the fast-fashion brand to its shop floor as part of a $600 million plan to revive... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
These images prove China is still bamboozling the world's financial mediaRed is good. Photo: Kevin Frayer China is the biggest story in financial mark
These images prove China is still bamboozling the world's financial media
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 8 minutes ago
Red is good. Photo: Kevin Frayer China is the biggest story in financial markets and perhaps the entire global economy right now. This morning, for instance, the headlines are all about how China fears lead markets in the US lower overnight,... Read more
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Salon.com
Argentine presidential candidate would try to ease divisionsBUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Argentina’s leading presidential candidate dismi
Argentine presidential candidate would try to ease divisions
Salon.com / Posted 8 minutes ago
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Argentina’s leading presidential candidate dismisses claims that he won’t remain independent from outgoing President Cristina Fernandez and says he would seek to bridge divisions in this politically polarized South... Read more
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