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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Suvarnabhumi upgrade contract approvedPassengers wait in Suvarnabhumi airport’s departure hall. (Photo by Boonsong Ko
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted moments ago
Passengers wait in Suvarnabhumi airport’s departure hall. (Photo by Boonsong Kositchotethana) The Airports of Thailand (AoT) board on Wednesday awarded a 14.2-billion-baht contract to PCS Joint Venture to carry out a key part of Suvarnabhumi... Read more
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FOX Business
Why Stryker, Ultragenyx Pharmaceutical, and La-Z-Boy Slumped TodayMajor benchmarks trended downward Wednesday, taking a break from the rally that
FOX Business / Posted moments ago
Major benchmarks trended downward Wednesday, taking a break from the rally that had boosted stocks in the previous session. Investors seemed uncertain about President Donald Trump's plans to abandon the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA).... Read more
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FOX Business
3 Key Metrics Mondelez International Inc Investors Need to Focus OnConsumers around the world are making healthier choices about the snacks they e
FOX Business / Posted moments ago
Consumers around the world are making healthier choices about the snacks they eat. According to Nielsen, 70% of those survey respondents make dietary choices to prevent health problems like high cholesterol, obesity, or diabetes. As a result,... Read more
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FOX Business
Why Stryker, Ultragenyx Pharmaceutical, and La-Z-Boy Slumped TodayMajor benchmarks trended downward Wednesday, taking a break from the rally that
FOX Business / Posted a minute ago
Major benchmarks trended downward Wednesday, taking a break from the rally that had boosted stocks in the previous session. Investors seemed uncertain about President Donald Trump's plans to abandon the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA).... Read more
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FOX Business
3 Key Metrics Mondelez International Inc Investors Need to Focus OnConsumers around the world are making healthier choices about the snacks they e
FOX Business / Posted a minute ago
Consumers around the world are making healthier choices about the snacks they eat. According to Nielsen, 70% of those survey respondents make dietary choices to prevent health problems like high cholesterol, obesity, or diabetes. As a result,... Read more
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The Hill
Former CIA agent wants to buy Twitter to kick Trump offValerie Plame Wilson, a former CIA operations officer, has launched a campaign
The Hill / Posted 2 minutes ago
Valerie Plame Wilson, a former CIA operations officer, has launched a campaign to raise money to buy a controlling interest in Twitter so she can shut down President Trump's account on the social media site. "Twitter is a publicly traded company.... Read more
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B&T
ACCC Won't Oppose Gordon & Murdoch's Proposed Acquisition Of The Ten NetworkThe Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has announced that it
B&T / Posted 2 minutes ago
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has announced that it will not oppose Bruce Gordon’s Birketu and Lachlan Murdoch’s Illyria proposed joint bid to acquire the Ten Network. Birketu propose to each acquire a 50 per cent... Read more
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B&T
HT&E's Revenue Jumps 75% Despite “Disappointing” Radio ResultsHere, There & Everywhere (HT&E) – formerly APN News & Media – has posted signif
B&T / Posted 2 minutes ago
Here, There & Everywhere (HT&E) – formerly APN News & Media – has posted significant revenue growth for the first half of the 2017 calendar year, but the results were not so good for its radio division. On a statutory basis, revenue rose 75 per cent... Read more
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Motley Fool
Is Scentre Group a solid income share with its 5% dividend? The Scentre Group(ASX: SCG) share price fell 1% to $3.94 after the company re
Motley Fool / Posted 5 minutes ago
The Scentre Group(ASX: SCG) share price fell 1% to $3.94 after the company released its half-yearly results this morning. Here’s what you need to know: Scentre Group reported huge profit... Read more
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Motley Fool
Santos Ltd shares climb higher on half-year results release The Santos Ltd(ASX: STO) share price has climbed 2% to $3.53 in morning trade
Motley Fool / Posted 5 minutes ago
The Santos Ltd(ASX: STO) share price has climbed 2% to $3.53 in morning trade after the oil and gas producer released its half-year results. Key takeaways from the release include: All in... Read more
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Motley Fool
Results: Flight Centre Travel Group Ltd share price jumps 7% The Flight Centre Travel Group Ltd(ASX: FLT) share price lifted 7% to $47.80
Motley Fool / Posted 5 minutes ago
The Flight Centre Travel Group Ltd(ASX: FLT) share price lifted 7% to $47.80 after the company released its annual results this morning. Here’s what you need to know: A better than... Read more
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TheBull
Santos narrows loss despite impairmentsOil and gas producer Santos has reduced its half-year loss to $US506 million ($
TheBull / Posted 5 minutes ago
Oil and gas producer Santos has reduced its half-year loss to $US506 million ($A640 million) even though it had an impairment charge of $US689 million on account of lower oil price forecasts. The loss for the first six months of 2017 was better than... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Wall Street alum Sallie Krawcheck just raised $32 million for her investing platform — here's what it's like to use itInvesting — when done right — is one of the best ways to make your money work f
Stamford Advocate / Posted 8 minutes ago
Investing — when done right — is one of the best ways to make your money work for you, and it's critical for retiring comfortably. But the uncertainty and risk that comes with the markets is very often a major deterrent, especially for women, who... Read more
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Calculated Risk
Existing Home Sales, Unemployment Claims, Jackson Hole Economic SymposiumThursday: • At 8:30 AM ET, The initial weekly unemployment claims report will
Calculated Risk / Posted 9 minutes ago
Thursday: • At 8:30 AM ET, The initial weekly unemployment claims report will be released. The consensus is for 236 thousand initial claims, up from 232 thousand the previous week. • At 10:00 AM, Existing Home Sales for July from the National... Read more
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Business Insider Australia
An investment strategy that helped trigger the global financial crisis is making a comebackPhoto by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images The use of credit default swaps (CDS) i
Business Insider Australia / Posted 10 minutes ago
Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images The use of credit default swaps (CDS) is back on the rise, as investors take risks in the search for extra returns amid low volatility. A CDS is where the seller of a derivative receives additional payments... Read more
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Business Insider Australia
Lachlan Murdoch and Bruce Gordon have cleared another hurdle in their pursuit of the Ten NetworkTen’s Master Chef. Image: Network Ten The Competition watchdog, the ACCC (Aust
Business Insider Australia / Posted 10 minutes ago
Ten’s Master Chef. Image: Network Ten The Competition watchdog, the ACCC (Australian Competition and Consumer Commission), has decided it won’t oppose the acquisition of the Ten Network by billionaires Bruce Gordon and Lachlan Murdoch, partly... Read more
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WA Today
Santos halves half-year loss to $640mSantos swung to a first-half underlying profit on Thursday, beating analyst est
WA Today / Posted 10 minutes ago
Santos swung to a first-half underlying profit on Thursday, beating analyst estimates, helped by strong oil and gas prices and lower production costs, but held off on reinstating a dividend as it focuses on paying down debt. ​Australia's... Read more
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Perth Now
Inside Nine’s $203 million lossNINE Entertainment has slipped to a $203.4 million full-year loss due to previo
Perth Now / Posted 11 minutes ago
NINE Entertainment has slipped to a $203.4 million full-year loss due to previously announced writedowns of assets including its free-to-air TV network. Total revenue slipped three per cent to $1.24 billion but a group-wide five per cent reduction in... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Ex-Beaumont official accused of corruption settles securities chargesBEAUMONT, Calif. - A federal case involving securities violations by the former
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 11 minutes ago
BEAUMONT, Calif. - A federal case involving securities violations by the former city manager for Beaumont, along with the Beaumont Financing Authority, was settled Wednesday with agreements to pay financial penalties -- without admissions of... Read more
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Adelaide Now
ACCC clears possible Ten takeoverLACHLAN Murdoch and Bruce Gordon are clear to make a takeover bid for the Ten N
Adelaide Now / Posted 12 minutes ago
LACHLAN Murdoch and Bruce Gordon are clear to make a takeover bid for the Ten Network after getting clearance from the competition regulator. The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has ruled a proposed joint bid by the billionaires, who... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Former CIA agent wants to buy Twitter to kick Trump offWASHINGTON (AP) — Former undercover CIA agent Valerie Plame Wilson is looking t
WWLP Springfield / Posted 13 minutes ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — Former undercover CIA agent Valerie Plame Wilson is looking to crowdfund enough money to buy Twitter so President Donald Trump can’t use it. Wilson launched the fundraiser last week, tweeting: “If @Twitter executives won’t shut... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Alleged mastermind behind tax-evasion scheme ordered to pay $8.5m to ATO A Melbourne man alleged to have masterminded a massive tax-evasion sch
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 14 minutes ago
to ATO A Melbourne man alleged to have masterminded a massive tax-evasion scheme has been hit with a personal tax bill of $8.5 million, despite claiming his only asset is an old Ford... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Wall Street alum Sallie Krawcheck just raised $32 million for her investing platform — here's what it's like to use itInvesting — when done right — is one of the best ways to make your money work f
Connecticut Post / Posted 14 minutes ago
Investing — when done right — is one of the best ways to make your money work for you, and it's critical for retiring comfortably. But the uncertainty and risk that comes with the markets is very often a major deterrent, especially for women, who... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Powerball jackpot is up to $700 million, but where does all the money go?Do you have your ticket? The Powerball jackpot is up to $700 million, making i
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 16 minutes ago
Do you have your ticket? The Powerball jackpot is up to $700 million, making it the second-largest lottery jackpot in US history. With people lining up to get tickets, we wondered, where does all the lottery money go? To get your hands on a... Read more
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The Courier Mail
ACCC clears possible Ten takeoverLACHLAN Murdoch and Bruce Gordon are clear to make a takeover bid for the Ten N
The Courier Mail / Posted 17 minutes ago
LACHLAN Murdoch and Bruce Gordon are clear to make a takeover bid for the Ten Network after getting clearance from the competition regulator. The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has ruled a proposed joint bid by the billionaires, who... Read more
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Zero Hedge
"Bitcoin Saved My Life..."Authored by Joe Withrow via InternationalMan.com, Eli’s mother was dying from
Zero Hedge / Posted 20 minutes ago
Authored by Joe Withrow via InternationalMan.com, Eli’s mother was dying from cancer. Eli is 33 years old. He owns a shoe store in Caracas, Venezuela. His mother has bone cancer. Venezuela’s currency is the bolivar. It lost 62% of its purchasing... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Japanese Bond Market Volume Collapses To Record LowWith volatility at record lows... The Japanese bond market remains paralyzed w
Zero Hedge / Posted 20 minutes ago
With volatility at record lows... The Japanese bond market remains paralyzed with trading volumes hitting record lows as private bondholders no longer dare to even breathe without instructions from the central bank. Gross purchases of JGBs by... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Hershey Trust to sell 4.5 million shares of Hershey CoREUTERS: Hershey Trust Co, the charitable trust which controls chocolate maker
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 20 minutes ago
REUTERS: Hershey Trust Co, the charitable trust which controls chocolate maker Hershey Co , said on Wednesday it would sell 4.5 million shares of Hershey's common stock. The trust said it would sell 3 million Hershey's shares to Morgan Stanley and... Read more
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Fortune
HP's Solid Quarter Is Not Enough to Rally Wall StreetThe printing and personal computer giant said on Wednesday that its sales grew
Fortune / Posted 21 minutes ago
The printing and personal computer giant said on Wednesday that its sales grew 11% year-over-year in its fiscal third quarter to $13.1 billion. But despite the gain, HP’s shares dropped a little over 1% in after-hours trading to $18.60. It didn’t... Read more
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Mumbrella
SCA profits up 40.7% with regional affiliate agreements driving revenue gainsSouthern Cross Austereo had a positive end to fiscal year 2017, reporting a net
Mumbrella / Posted 22 minutes ago
Southern Cross Austereo had a positive end to fiscal year 2017, reporting a net profit after tax (NPAT) increase of 40.7%, and revenue growth of $690.8m (up 7.5%). The company’s NPAT was $108.6m, and EBITDA (earnings before interest, tax,... Read more
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