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The Economic Times
Honda Motorcycle eyes to sell 6 million units in FY17-18CHENNAI: Japanese two-wheeler major Honda, backed by additional capacity at its
The Economic Times / Posted moments ago
CHENNAI: Japanese two-wheeler major Honda, backed by additional capacity at its Karnataka factory, has set a target to sell six million units in the current fiscal, a top official said today. The country's second largest two-wheeler sold about 50.08... Read more
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The Economic Times
ISRO looking at consortium for PSLVs: Chief Kiran KumarNEW DELHI: Known for its low-cost satellite launches, India's space agency ISRO
The Economic Times / Posted moments ago
NEW DELHI: Known for its low-cost satellite launches, India's space agency ISRO is looking at a consortium for building launch vehicles to enhance its capacity and capture a larger slice of the global space industry, its chief A S Kiran Kumar said... Read more
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The Economic Times
'352 km Mizoram NH to boost ties with Myanmar; provide new trade route'NEW DELHI: Aiming to strengthen India's geo-strategic stand and transform the n
The Economic Times / Posted moments ago
NEW DELHI: Aiming to strengthen India's geo-strategic stand and transform the northeastern region into an economic powerhouse, the Centre has cleared a Rs 6,167 crore upgrade of a 352-km National Highway (NH) in Mizoram that will improve economic... Read more
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The Economic Times
GST pulls down India Inc net by 15.7% to Rs 87,475 crore in Q1India Inc profits dipped by 15.7 per cent to Rs 87,475 crore in the first quart
The Economic Times / Posted moments ago
India Inc profits dipped by 15.7 per cent to Rs 87,475 crore in the first quarter of the current fiscal, largely owing to destocking of goods by companies before execution of GST regime from July 1, said a report today. According to an analysis of... Read more
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The Economic Times
Sensex slumps 266 pts, Nifty50 tests 9,750; Infosys tanks 6%BSE Sensex ended the session at 31,258.85 after opening at 31,609.93 and touchi
The Economic Times / Posted moments ago
BSE Sensex ended the session at 31,258.85 after opening at 31,609.93 and touching an intraday high and low of 31,641.81 and 31,220.53 respectively. Meanwhile, Nifty50 closed the day at 9,754, down 0.84 per cent or 83 points. All sectoral indices... Read more
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The Economic Times
India consumer confidence sees largest dip in APAC: MastercardNEW DELHI: Consumer confidence in India witnessed largest decline for the first
The Economic Times / Posted moments ago
NEW DELHI: Consumer confidence in India witnessed largest decline for the first half of this year compared to July-December period of 2016, as consumer outlook on the economy and quality of life parameters suffered, says a Mastercard... Read more
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The Economic Times
India imposes anti-dumping duty on tempered glass from ChinaNEW DELHI: India has imposed anti-dumping duty on tempered glass, used for prot
The Economic Times / Posted moments ago
NEW DELHI: India has imposed anti-dumping duty on tempered glass, used for protecting mobile phone screens, from China for five years to protect the domestic industry from below-cost imports. The Revenue Department has issued a notification imposing... Read more
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The Economic Times
FSDC to assess current economic situation tomorrowNEW DELHI: The Financial Stability and Development Council (FSDC), headed by Fi
The Economic Times / Posted moments ago
NEW DELHI: The Financial Stability and Development Council (FSDC), headed by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, will meet tomorrow to take stock of the prevailing economic situation. Fiscal situation, external sector environment, financial sector... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Korea tensions keep a lid on global marketsLONDON (AP) — Global stock markets traded in narrow ranges Monday as investors
Stamford Advocate / Posted moments ago
LONDON (AP) — Global stock markets traded in narrow ranges Monday as investors awaited a key meeting of central bankers later this week and continued to monitor developments on the Korean peninsula. KEEPING SCORE: In Europe, the FTSE 100 index of... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Sempra Energy bids $9.45B for Oncor, topping Buffett offerFILE - In a Monday, May 8, 2017, file photo, Berkshire Hathaway Chairman and CE
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 2 minutes ago
FILE - In a Monday, May 8, 2017, file photo, Berkshire Hathaway Chairman and CEO Warren Buffett speaks during an interview at the Fox Business Network in Omaha, Neb. Sempra Energy is buying Texas power transmitter Oncor for $9.45 billion in cash,... Read more
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Business Insider Australia
Iron ore explodes higher againPhoto by Ann Ronan Pictures/Print Collector/Getty Images Iron ore spot markets
Business Insider Australia / Posted 3 minutes ago
Photo by Ann Ronan Pictures/Print Collector/Getty Images Iron ore spot markets ripped higher for a third consecutive session on Monday, coming within a whisker of reclaiming the $80 a tonne level for the first time since April 6. The price for... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
China's Great Wall interested in buying Fiat ChryslerMore automotive news LONDON (CNNMoney) - A Chinese automaker says it's interes
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 3 minutes ago
More automotive news LONDON (CNNMoney) - A Chinese automaker says it's interested in buying Fiat Chrysler. Great Wall Motor said Monday that it was exploring a bid for the parent company of Jeep, Maserati, Dodge, Ram and Alfa Romeo. "We have the... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
France's Total buying Maersk Oil for $7.45 billionLONDON (AP) - French oil company Total agreed Monday to buy Danish conglomerate
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 7 minutes ago
LONDON (AP) - French oil company Total agreed Monday to buy Danish conglomerate AP Moller-Maersk's oil business for $7.45 billion, in a deal that will strengthen its position in the North Sea. Total said the deal will position it as the No. 2... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Korea tensions keep a lid on global marketsLONDON (AP) — Global stock markets traded in narrow ranges Monday as investors
Connecticut Post / Posted 7 minutes ago
LONDON (AP) — Global stock markets traded in narrow ranges Monday as investors awaited a key meeting of central bankers later this week and continued to monitor developments on the Korean peninsula. KEEPING SCORE: In Europe, the FTSE 100 index of... Read more
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The Hindu
NTPC seeks shareholder approval to raise ₹15,000 crore via bondsState-owned power giant National Thermal Power Corporation Limited (NTPC) has s
The Hindu / Posted 9 minutes ago
State-owned power giant National Thermal Power Corporation Limited (NTPC) has sought shareholders’ approval to raise ₹15,000 crore via non-convertible bonds on private placement basis domestically for capex, working capital and other corporate... Read more
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IAfrica South African Business News
Guptas sell media companies for R450 millionGupta-owned news outlets, ANN7 and The New Age, have been bought by former CEO
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted 12 minutes ago
Gupta-owned news outlets, ANN7 and The New Age, have been bought by former CEO of Government Communications and Information Systems and Cabinet Spokesperson, Mzwanele Manyi for R450 million. Lodidox and Management, a company owned by Manyi, bought... Read more
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IAfrica South African Business News
GWM eyes Fiat-Chrysler purchaseChina's Great Wall Motor signalled on Monday its intention to make an ambitious
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted 12 minutes ago
China's Great Wall Motor signalled on Monday its intention to make an ambitious acquisition deal with Italian-American car maker Fiat Chrysler Automobiles following a report that it wants to buy the Jeep brand. An agreement would be a major coup for... Read more
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Zero Hedge
SocGen: "It's All About A Total Eclipse Of The Currency Sun Today..."According to SocGen's currency strategist Kit Juckes one main reason why Bitcoi
Zero Hedge / Posted 12 minutes ago
According to SocGen's currency strategist Kit Juckes one main reason why Bitcoin and cryptos in general are doing so well today is because "it’s a feature of the low-inflation era that very few governments or central bankers want a strong currency."... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Futures flat; White House turmoil, North Korea in focusREUTERS: U.S. stock index futures were flat on Monday, with investors keeping a
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 minutes ago
REUTERS: U.S. stock index futures were flat on Monday, with investors keeping an eye on the White House as well as the tension between the United States and North Korea – themes that have affected the market the most in the past two... Read more
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Fortune
Total Chases Growth With $5 Billion Purchase of Maersk OilTotal SA agreed to buy the oil and gas unit of A.P. Moller-Maersk A/S, the Fren
Fortune / Posted 14 minutes ago
Total SA agreed to buy the oil and gas unit of A.P. Moller-Maersk A/S, the French company’s biggest acquisition since 1999 and another sign of the accelerating pace of energy deals after a long downturn. Total will pay Maersk with $4.95 billion of... Read more
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The News and Star
UK unveils proposals to allow trade to continue with Europe post-BrexitBritain has set out proposals to ensure that trade in goods and services can co
The News and Star / Posted 14 minutes ago
Britain has set out proposals to ensure that trade in goods and services can continue with Europe after the point at which the UK leaves the European Union. A position paper published by Brexit Secretary David Davis called for goods already on the... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
How much could Marlins sale mean for public coffer?Want the bonus good news about the sale of the Miami Marlins? The one beyond J
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 17 minutes ago
Want the bonus good news about the sale of the Miami Marlins? The one beyond Jeffrey Loria is going, going …? If the deal closes by April (and it should), it will means tens of millions for the public coffers. Loria has to share 5 percent of any... Read more
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EuroNews
Total to buy Maersk Oil for 6.4 billion eurosContainer shipping group Maersk is selling its oil and gas business to Total fo
EuroNews / Posted 19 minutes ago
Container shipping group Maersk is selling its oil and gas business to Total for 6.4 billion euros ($7.45 billion) in a deal which the French energy company said would strengthen its operations in the North Sea and boost earnings and cash flow. For... Read more
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EuroNews
Special Report - Refiner Valero's secret campaign against U.S. biofuels mandates By Chris Prentice (Reuters) – U.S. biofuels regulations, which mandate mixing
EuroNews / Posted 19 minutes ago
By Chris Prentice (Reuters) – U.S. biofuels regulations, which mandate mixing corn-based ethanol into gasoline, have lately drawn together a diverse cast of political... Read more
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EuroNews
Britain's current account deficit was bigger than thought in 2015 - ONSBy Andy Bruce LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s current account deficit, the largest
EuroNews / Posted 19 minutes ago
By Andy Bruce LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s current account deficit, the largest of any major economy last year, was even bigger in 2015 than previously thought, according to new estimates from the Office for National Statistics. The current account... Read more
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Market Watch
Francesca's issues sales warning, announces chief merchant departureFrancesca's Holdings Corp. FRAN, -0.37% said Monday that second-quarter same-st
Market Watch / Posted 19 minutes ago
Francesca's Holdings Corp. FRAN, -0.37% said Monday that second-quarter same-store sales fell and announced that Laurie Hummel, the company's chief merchandising officer, has stepped down. Same-store sales were down 3%, below the FactSet consensus... Read more
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Market Watch
Oil in holding pattern as OPEC meets about cheating on output dealOil prices struggled for direction Monday as investors awaited the results of a
Market Watch / Posted 19 minutes ago
Oil prices struggled for direction Monday as investors awaited the results of an OPEC meeting later in the day and new data later this week on U.S. inventory levels. The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries is set to hold a technical... Read more
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The Star
Phee: I don’t have RM2mil in my bank accountsHe also denied that four of his bank accounts, which contained the said amount,
The Star / Posted 19 minutes ago
He also denied that four of his bank accounts, which contained the said amount, was frozen by the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC). He added that he has not been served with any notice by the MACC about it. Speaking at a press conference... Read more
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Market Watch
Build-A-Bear completes strategic review, to buy back $20 million of its own sharesBuild-A-Bear Workshop Inc. BBW, +0.58% said Monday it has concluded a review of
Market Watch / Posted 19 minutes ago
Build-A-Bear Workshop Inc. BBW, +0.58% said Monday it has concluded a review of its strategic alternatives and decided to buy back up to $20 million of its own shares. "Adoption of the share repurchase program reflects our belief that our stock... Read more
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Market Watch
The Container Store adjusts guidance after loan amendmentThe Container Store Group Inc. TCS, -0.46% said Monday that there will be charg
Market Watch / Posted 19 minutes ago
The Container Store Group Inc. TCS, -0.46% said Monday that there will be charges and expenses tied to an amendment of its loan agreement. As a result, the retailer has adjusted its guidance for fiscal 2017. The amendment extends the maturity date to... Read more
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