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KECI Missoula
China spends record amount buying foreign companiesChinese firms are on a record-breaking shopping spree, snapping up foreign firm
China spends record amount buying foreign companies
KECI Missoula / Posted a minute ago
Chinese firms are on a record-breaking shopping spree, snapping up foreign firms like never before. They have already announced a whopping $108.5 billion in foreign deals so far this year, topping the $106 billion total for the whole of last year,... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Pfizer tops Street 1Q forecasts on higher sales, lower taxesPfizer easily beat Wall Street expectations for the first quarter as the bigges
Pfizer tops Street 1Q forecasts on higher sales, lower taxes
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 minutes ago
Pfizer easily beat Wall Street expectations for the first quarter as the biggest U.S. drugmaker's net income jumped 27 percent due to higher sales, a lower tax bill and some one-time gains. The company raised its 2016 financial forecasts, citing its... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Weak Chinese manufacturing survey weighs on marketsFILE - In this Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014, file photo, American flags fly in front
Weak Chinese manufacturing survey weighs on markets
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 minutes ago
FILE - In this Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014, file photo, American flags fly in front of the New York Stock Exchange. European shares rose on Monday, May 2, 2016, despite a poor start for the week in Asia, where the Tokyo benchmark fell more than 3 percent... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
Co-operative Group agrees to sell 36 ex-Somerfield storesThe Co-operative Group has agreed to sell 36 former Somerfield stores as it sha
Co-operative Group agrees to sell 36 ex-Somerfield stores
Streatham Guardian / Posted 2 minutes ago
The Co-operative Group has agreed to sell 36 former Somerfield stores as it sharpens its focus on convenience shopping. The mutual said Somerfield Stores Limited and its non-core property portfolio had been bought by the Food Retailer Group, an arm... Read more
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New Kerala
NHAI delegates fiscal powers to reduce delays in projects - newkerala.com #58328New Delhi, May 3 : The government on Tuesday announced new measure for speedy e
NHAI delegates fiscal powers to reduce delays in projects - newkerala.com #58328
New Kerala / Posted 3 minutes ago
New Delhi, May 3 : The government on Tuesday announced new measure for speedy execution of highway projects. According to the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI), financial powers have been delegated to its regional officers to demolish... Read more
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New Kerala
MoUs for investment in UP signed at Dubai summit - newkerala.com #58322Lucknow, May 3 : Memoranda of Understanding envisioning investment of thousands
MoUs for investment in UP signed at Dubai summit - newkerala.com #58322
New Kerala / Posted 3 minutes ago
Lucknow, May 3 : Memoranda of Understanding envisioning investment of thousands of crore rupees in Uttar Pradesh have been signed at the 'UP Investment Summit' held in Dubai recently, a senior official said here on Tuesday. Infrastructure and... Read more
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New Kerala
Parle Agro's Appy Fizz brings Priyanka Chopra onboard - newkerala.com #58336Mumbai, May 3 : After a decade since its inception, Parle Agro's Appy Fizz has
Parle Agro's Appy Fizz brings Priyanka Chopra onboard - newkerala.com #58336
New Kerala / Posted 3 minutes ago
Mumbai, May 3 : After a decade since its inception, Parle Agro's Appy Fizz has been repositioned as a very bold, memorable and a cult brand. The invigorated brand identity showcases it in a far more edgy and intriguing personality. The brand has... Read more
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New Kerala
Airtel M-Commerce Services Ltd rechristened as Airtel Payments Bank Ltd - newkerala.com #58334New Delhi, May 3 : Airtel M-Commerce Services Limited, a subsidiary of Bharti A
Airtel M-Commerce Services Ltd rechristened as Airtel Payments Bank Ltd - newkerala.com #58334
New Kerala / Posted 3 minutes ago
New Delhi, May 3 : Airtel M-Commerce Services Limited, a subsidiary of Bharti Airtel Limited, has been renamed as Airtel Payments Bank Limited after receiving necessary approvals from all concerned authorities. The company also unveiled a new logo... Read more
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Bury Times
Co-operative Group agrees to sell 36 ex-Somerfield storesThe Co-operative Group has agreed to sell 36 former Somerfield stores as it sha
Co-operative Group agrees to sell 36 ex-Somerfield stores
Bury Times / Posted 3 minutes ago
The Co-operative Group has agreed to sell 36 former Somerfield stores as it sharpens its focus on convenience shopping. The mutual said Somerfield Stores Limited and its non-core property portfolio had been bought by the Food Retailer Group, an arm... Read more
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New Kerala
Adani Ports Q4 net up 38 percent - newkerala.com #58323Ahmedabad, May 3 : Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone Limited (APSEZ) on Tue
Adani Ports Q4 net up 38 percent - newkerala.com #58323
New Kerala / Posted 3 minutes ago
Ahmedabad, May 3 : Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone Limited (APSEZ) on Tuesday reported a rise of 38 percent in its net profit for the quarter ended March, at Rs.914 crore as compared to Rs. 661 crore in corresponding quarter last year.... Read more
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New Kerala
TTIP trade talks 'likely to stop', warns French minister - newkerala.com #58341Paris, May 3 : Washington wants the all-encompassing TTIP trade deal with Europ
TTIP trade talks 'likely to stop', warns French minister - newkerala.com #58341
New Kerala / Posted 3 minutes ago
Paris, May 3 : Washington wants the all-encompassing TTIP trade deal with Europe to go through, but is unwilling to budge on many points, jeopardising the entire talks, France's trade minister has said a day after negotiation papers were leaked by... Read more
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ABC News
Pfizer Tops Street 1Q Forecasts on Higher Sales, Lower TaxesPfizer easily beat Wall Street expectations for the first quarter as the bigges
Pfizer Tops Street 1Q Forecasts on Higher Sales, Lower Taxes
ABC News / Posted 3 minutes ago
Pfizer easily beat Wall Street expectations for the first quarter as the biggest U.S. drugmaker's net income jumped 27 percent due to higher sales, a lower tax bill and some one-time gains. The company raised its 2016 financial forecasts, citing its... Read more
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The News-Times
Pfizer tops Street 1Q forecasts on higher sales, lower taxesPfizer easily beat Wall Street expectations for the first quarter as the bigges
Pfizer tops Street 1Q forecasts on higher sales, lower taxes
The News-Times / Posted 4 minutes ago
Pfizer easily beat Wall Street expectations for the first quarter as the biggest U.S. drugmaker's net income jumped 27 percent due to higher sales, a lower tax bill and some one-time gains. The company raised its 2016 financial forecasts, citing its... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Pfizer tops Street 1Q forecasts on higher sales, lower taxesPfizer easily beat Wall Street expectations for the first quarter as the bigges
Pfizer tops Street 1Q forecasts on higher sales, lower taxes
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 4 minutes ago
Pfizer easily beat Wall Street expectations for the first quarter as the biggest U.S. drugmaker's net income jumped 27 percent due to higher sales and a lower tax bill. The company raised its 2016 financial forecasts, citing its strong operational... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Tuesday Morning Business Brief - May 3International stock markets were mixed today with European stocks all down in e
Tuesday Morning Business Brief - May 3
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 4 minutes ago
International stock markets were mixed today with European stocks all down in early trading. Futures point to a lower opening on Wall Street. Benchmark U.S. crude oil fell below $44.50 a barrel. The dollar fell against the yen and the euro. There... Read more
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Northern Star
SMEs make big wins in budget but will have to waitMYOB has rated the Federal Government's 2016 Budget a 9/10 for its positive imp
SMEs make big wins in budget but will have to wait
Northern Star / Posted 5 minutes ago
MYOB has rated the Federal Government's 2016 Budget a 9/10 for its positive impact on Australian small and medium-sized businesses - saying the initiatives are welcomed but could have gone further and faster. The accounting software provider today... Read more
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BBC News
UK manufacturing 'contracts for first time in three years' - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video &
UK manufacturing 'contracts for first time in three years'
BBC News / Posted 5 minutes ago
- BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Also in the News Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say UK manufacturing 'contracts for first... Read more
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PaperAge.com
Glatfelter Reports First-Quarter 2016 Earnings"Our Advanced Airlaid Materials and Specialty Papers businesses reported operat
Glatfelter Reports First-Quarter 2016 Earnings
PaperAge.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
"Our Advanced Airlaid Materials and Specialty Papers businesses reported operating income increases of 25 percent and 58 percent, respectively, compared with the first quarter of 2015, with improved operations and increased shipping volumes." — Dante... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Tuesday's small-cap stocks to watchTo continue reading this article, you must be a Globe Unlimited subscriber.Don'
Tuesday's small-cap stocks to watch
The Globe and Mail / Posted 5 minutes ago
To continue reading this article, you must be a Globe Unlimited subscriber.Don't stop here. Go unlimited. Crude’s remarkable rebound this year has put the Toronto Stock Exchange on the cusp of hitting 14,000. The composite index closed yesterday at... Read more
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Newsmax
Roubini: Global Growth Funk to Linger as Far as I Can SeeFamed economist Nouriel Roubini of New York University warns that the United St
Roubini: Global Growth Funk to Linger as Far as I Can See
Newsmax / Posted 6 minutes ago
Famed economist Nouriel Roubini of New York University warns that the United States will continue to remain mired in a global economic funk. “We are likely to remain in what the IMF calls the 'new mediocre,' Larry Summers calls 'secular stagnation,'... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
China spends record amount buying foreign companiesChinese firms are on a record-breaking shopping spree, snapping up foreign firm
China spends record amount buying foreign companies
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 6 minutes ago
Chinese firms are on a record-breaking shopping spree, snapping up foreign firms like never before. They have already announced a whopping $108.5 billion in foreign deals so far this year, topping the $106 billion total for the whole of last year,... Read more
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Newsmax
HSBC: Risk-On, Risk-Off Markets Make Comeback to Thwart InvestorsThe “risk-on, risk-off” theme from the years after the 2008 financial crisis is
HSBC: Risk-On, Risk-Off Markets Make Comeback to Thwart Investors
Newsmax / Posted 6 minutes ago
The “risk-on, risk-off” theme from the years after the 2008 financial crisis is making a comeback, giving headaches to investors who try to beat the market with traditional methods of measuring value, say analysts at multinational bank HSBC Holdings... Read more
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Newsmax
Puerto Rico Warns of More Defaults After Missing May PaymentGovernor Alejandro Garcia Padilla warned that Puerto Rico bond investors face a
Puerto Rico Warns of More Defaults After Missing May Payment
Newsmax / Posted 6 minutes ago
Governor Alejandro Garcia Padilla warned that Puerto Rico bond investors face a cascade of defaults starting in July unless Congress passes legislation that facilitates a restructuring of the commonwealth’s debt. The exhortation made Monday in San... Read more
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Newsmax
Australia Fires Dual Fiscal-Monetary Shot to Buttress GrowthAustralia injected a double-dose of stimulus as the government handed down an e
Australia Fires Dual Fiscal-Monetary Shot to Buttress Growth
Newsmax / Posted 6 minutes ago
Australia injected a double-dose of stimulus as the government handed down an expansionary budget hours after the central bank eased policy for the first time in a year. Treasurer Scott Morrison forecast a A$37.1 billion ($28.1 billion) deficit in... Read more
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Newsmax
EU Forecasts France, Italy, Spain, to Miss Budget TargetsFrance, Italy and Spain are set to miss European Union budget targets this year
EU Forecasts France, Italy, Spain, to Miss Budget Targets
Newsmax / Posted 6 minutes ago
France, Italy and Spain are set to miss European Union budget targets this year and next without urgent government action, European Commission forecasts showed on Tuesday. Excessive debts and deficits in the three biggest economies of the euro... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
SMEs make big wins in budget but will have to waitMYOB has rated the Federal Government's 2016 Budget a 9/10 for its positive imp
SMEs make big wins in budget but will have to wait
The Daily Mercury / Posted 6 minutes ago
MYOB has rated the Federal Government's 2016 Budget a 9/10 for its positive impact on Australian small and medium-sized businesses - saying the initiatives are welcomed but could have gone further and faster. The accounting software provider today... Read more
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Gazette
Co-operative Group agrees to sell 36 ex-Somerfield storesThe Co-operative Group has agreed to sell 36 former Somerfield stores as it sha
Co-operative Group agrees to sell 36 ex-Somerfield stores
Gazette / Posted 6 minutes ago
The Co-operative Group has agreed to sell 36 former Somerfield stores as it sharpens its focus on convenience shopping. The mutual said Somerfield Stores Limited and its non-core property portfolio had been bought by the Food Retailer Group, an arm... Read more
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guardian-series
Co-operative Group agrees to sell 36 ex-Somerfield storesThe Co-operative Group has agreed to sell 36 former Somerfield stores as it sha
Co-operative Group agrees to sell 36 ex-Somerfield stores
guardian-series / Posted 9 minutes ago
The Co-operative Group has agreed to sell 36 former Somerfield stores as it sharpens its focus on convenience shopping. The mutual said Somerfield Stores Limited and its non-core property portfolio had been bought by the Food Retailer Group, an arm... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
China spends record amount buying foreign companiesChinese firms are on a record-breaking shopping spree, snapping up foreign firm
China spends record amount buying foreign companies
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 9 minutes ago
Chinese firms are on a record-breaking shopping spree, snapping up foreign firms like never before. They have already announced a whopping $108.5 billion in foreign deals so far this year, topping the $106 billion total for the whole of last year,... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Enbridge predicts $62M in penalties tied to oil spillMARSHALL, Mich. — A pipeline company says it expects $62 million in fines and p
Enbridge predicts $62M in penalties tied to oil spill
Detroit Free Press / Posted 10 minutes ago
MARSHALL, Mich. — A pipeline company says it expects $62 million in fines and penalties related to a Michigan oil spill. In a filing Monday with the Securities and Exchange Commission, Enbridge says $55 million represents penalties under federal... Read more
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