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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Treasury's Lew urges action on Puerto RicoWASHINGTON -- Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew said he is confident a deal can be r
Treasury's Lew urges action on Puerto Rico
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted moments ago
WASHINGTON -- Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew said he is confident a deal can be reached to solve Puerto Rico's debt woes, urging Congress to take action as schools and hospitals on the island scale back services. "Puerto Rico doesn't have decades.... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Good signs seen amid feeble corporate gainsNEW YORK -- The first quarter was another weak one on Wall Street, but there ar
Good signs seen amid feeble corporate gains
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted moments ago
NEW YORK -- The first quarter was another weak one on Wall Street, but there are some signs corporate America is coming out of its recent funk. Earnings at big U.S. companies are on track to tumble 6.4 percent in the first quarter, the worst since... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Diamond the size of a tennis ball could fetch $70 millionLONDON (AP) � A London auctioneer says a diamond the size of a tennis ball that
Diamond the size of a tennis ball could fetch $70 million
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted a minute ago
LONDON (AP) � A London auctioneer says a diamond the size of a tennis ball that is the largest discovered in more than a century could sell for more than $70 million. Sotheby's says it will offer the Lesedi la Rona diamond in London on June 29. The... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
China's Lenovo plans to invest US$500 million in tech-startup fundBEIJING: Lenovo Group Ltd, the world's largest personal computer maker, plans t
China's Lenovo plans to invest US$500 million in tech-startup fund
Channel NewsAsia / Posted a minute ago
BEIJING: Lenovo Group Ltd, the world's largest personal computer maker, plans to invest US$500 million in a technology start-up fund, the Beijing-based company said on Wednesday. The fund Lenovo Capital, which will be funded and managed by Lenovo... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Croatia outlaws the rubber stamp in red-tape crackdownZAGREB: Long a symbol of archaic office practices, the rubber stamp for approvi
Croatia outlaws the rubber stamp in red-tape crackdown
Channel NewsAsia / Posted a minute ago
ZAGREB: Long a symbol of archaic office practices, the rubber stamp for approving paperwork is being banned by Croatia as its seeks to streamline business procedures and attract investors. Foreign businesses have often shunned Croatia, complaining... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Adidas seeks buyer for golf business to focus on shoes, clothingBERLIN: Adidas said it would aim to sell its loss-making golf business to focus
Adidas seeks buyer for golf business to focus on shoes, clothing
Channel NewsAsia / Posted a minute ago
BERLIN: Adidas said it would aim to sell its loss-making golf business to focus on shoes and clothing, after its core Adidas brand reported strong quarterly sales, particularly in the United States. The German sportswear firm, which launched a... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Malaysia dissolves 1MDB advisory board; takes over its assetsKUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia's finance ministry said on Wednesday (May 4) it would di
Malaysia dissolves 1MDB advisory board; takes over its assets
Channel NewsAsia / Posted a minute ago
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia's finance ministry said on Wednesday (May 4) it would dissolve the board of advisers at 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) and take over its remaining assets, in an apparent move to scale down a state fund whose scandals have... Read more
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Fortune
Shell Will Cut 2,800 More Jobs After Profits Dive on Weak Oil PricesRoyal Dutch Shell on Wednesday cut its 2016 spending by another 10% after compl
Shell Will Cut 2,800 More Jobs After Profits Dive on Weak Oil Prices
Fortune / Posted 3 minutes ago
Royal Dutch Shell on Wednesday cut its 2016 spending by another 10% after completing the $54 billion acquisition of BG Group, warning that low oil prices will continue to weigh. In its first earnings results since the Feb. 15 deal that transformed... Read more
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USA Today
How smart investments can help a business growIn 2010, Christopher Lynch and Michael Samir turned their passion for adventure
How smart investments can help a business grow
USA Today / Posted 3 minutes ago
In 2010, Christopher Lynch and Michael Samir turned their passion for adventure into a business. Offering guided kayak tours and selling sporting apparel, their company Everyday California enjoyed modest growth for the next couple of years. But the... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Cutting Ohio farmers’ property taxes could costs homeowners, schools millions The Daily Briefing The Dispatch public affairs team talks politics and tackl
Cutting Ohio farmers’ property taxes could costs homeowners, schools millions
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 4 minutes ago
The Daily Briefing The Dispatch public affairs team talks politics and tackles state and federal government issues in the Buckeye Forum podcast. Your Right to... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
How smart investments can help a business growIn 2010, Christopher Lynch and Michael Samir turned their passion for adventure
How smart investments can help a business grow
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 5 minutes ago
In 2010, Christopher Lynch and Michael Samir turned their passion for adventure into a business. Offering guided kayak tours and selling sporting apparel, their company Everyday California enjoyed modest growth for the next couple of years. But the... Read more
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express
George Osborne’s tax assault: The screw keeps on turning for buy-letGeorge Osborne’s tax assault: The screw keeps on turning for buy-to-let THE bu
George Osborne’s tax assault: The screw keeps on turning for buy-let
express / Posted 6 minutes ago
George Osborne’s tax assault: The screw keeps on turning for buy-to-let THE buy-to-let market is buckling under Chancellor George Osborne’s tax assault as investors say they can no longer make a profit from the investment. The buy-to-let market is... Read more
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The Star
Berlusconi to start talks on sale of AC Milan - Il MessaggeroROME (Reuters) - Former Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi is to open tal
Berlusconi to start talks on sale of AC Milan - Il Messaggero
The Star / Posted 8 minutes ago
ROME (Reuters) - Former Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi is to open talks with a consortium of Asian companies to sell about 70 percent of AC Milan football club, Italy's Il Messaggero newspaper reported on Wednesday. Citing banking sources,... Read more
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The Star
World stocks in retreat for second day on growth worriesA screen shows the risk premium results of different european countries at the
World stocks in retreat for second day on growth worries
The Star / Posted 8 minutes ago
A screen shows the risk premium results of different european countries at the Spanish Stock Market in Madrid, Spain, 28 April 2016. Spanish Stock Exchange's main index Ibex 35 dropped 1.33 per cent to 9,208 points at the start of the trading day.... Read more
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The Star
Oil edges up as Canadian wildfire reduces oil sands productionSINGAPORE: Oil prices edged up on Wednesday as an uncontrolled wildfire near Ca
Oil edges up as Canadian wildfire reduces oil sands production
The Star / Posted 8 minutes ago
SINGAPORE: Oil prices edged up on Wednesday as an uncontrolled wildfire near Canada's oil sands region reduced production there, but overall markets were weighed down by slowing economic growth in Asia and the United States. The Canadian province of... Read more
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Market Watch
Why we should all sell in MayYes, you should sell in May — just like the old stock-market adage says. But n
Why we should all sell in May
Market Watch / Posted 8 minutes ago
Yes, you should sell in May — just like the old stock-market adage says. But no, you shouldn’t go away — despite what the adage also says. Instead you should sell in May and then keep in touch with the market. Be ready to snap up bargains during... Read more
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Market Watch
The next housing crisis is pendingBack when the 2005-2007 housing bubble was brewing, photos of impossibly small
The next housing crisis is pending
Market Watch / Posted 8 minutes ago
Back when the 2005-2007 housing bubble was brewing, photos of impossibly small houses selling for insanely high prices famously made the rounds. It was one of those signals that you look back on and say, “Hmmm ... that was a clear indictor of... Read more
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The Star
Fitch expects Tenaga to incur RM46b capex from FY16 to 19KUALA LUMPUR: Fitch Ratings expects Tenaga Nasional to incur about RM46bil in c
Fitch expects Tenaga to incur RM46b capex from FY16 to 19
The Star / Posted 8 minutes ago
KUALA LUMPUR: Fitch Ratings expects Tenaga Nasional to incur about RM46bil in capital expenditure from FY16 to FY19 as the power giant seeks to raise its domestic generation capacity and for maintenance. The international ratings agency said on... Read more
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The Irish Times
Euro zone retail sales fall more than expected in MarchEuro zone retail sales fell more than expected in March against February as con
Euro zone retail sales fall more than expected in March
The Irish Times / Posted 8 minutes ago
Euro zone retail sales fell more than expected in March against February as consumers cut purchases of food, drinks and tobacco, the European Union’s statistics office said on Wednesday. Retail sales, a proxy for household spending, decreased 0.5... Read more
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Market Watch
Oil prices fluctuate ahead of weekly supply updateOil prices fluctuated Wednesday ahead of key U.S. supply data as investors asse
Oil prices fluctuate ahead of weekly supply update
Market Watch / Posted 8 minutes ago
Oil prices fluctuated Wednesday ahead of key U.S. supply data as investors assessed the scale of the global supply glut. Oil prices have jumped by more than 60% since their lows earlier this year on hopes that global oversupply, which has battered... Read more
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Market Watch
6 favorite dividend stocks from a conservative money managerMichael Binger, a senior portfolio manager at Gradient Investments, which overs
6 favorite dividend stocks from a conservative money manager
Market Watch / Posted 8 minutes ago
Michael Binger, a senior portfolio manager at Gradient Investments, which oversees $1 billion, shared a list of some of his favorite dividend stocks. Surprisingly, he recently sold two big telecommunications companies and purchased a smaller... Read more
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Market Watch
Aéropostale files for bankruptcy protection, plans to close 154 storesAéropostale Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection in a federal court in New York
Aéropostale files for bankruptcy protection, plans to close 154 stores
Market Watch / Posted 8 minutes ago
Aéropostale Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection in a federal court in New York, with an initial plan to close 154 stores in the U.S. and Canada. On Wednesday, the New York-based retailer of apparel for teens said it secured a $160 million... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Eurozone growth in 'low gear' at start of Q2LONDON (AP) — As winter turned to spring, the eurozone economy appears to have
Eurozone growth in 'low gear' at start of Q2
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 9 minutes ago
LONDON (AP) — As winter turned to spring, the eurozone economy appears to have lost some — but by no means all — of the momentum that saw it grow faster than the U.S. in the first quarter of the year. A brace of economic indicators Wednesday showed... Read more
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Salon.com
Diamond the size of a tennis ball could fetch $70 millionLONDON (AP) — A London auctioneer says a diamond the size of a tennis ball that
Diamond the size of a tennis ball could fetch $70 million
Salon.com / Posted 9 minutes ago
LONDON (AP) — A London auctioneer says a diamond the size of a tennis ball that is the largest discovered in more than a century could sell for more than $70 million. Sotheby’s says it will offer the Lesedi la Rona diamond in London on June 29. The... Read more
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The Financial Express
Seven banks to pay $324 million to settle suitIn all, about 15 banks were named in the suit for alleged manipulation of the I
Seven banks to pay $324 million to settle suit
The Financial Express / Posted 10 minutes ago
In all, about 15 banks were named in the suit for alleged manipulation of the ISDAfix rate, the benchmark for interest rate derivatives.(Reuters) Seven big banks, including Bank of America, JP Morgan, Credit Suisse and Deutsche Bank, have agreed to... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
How smart investments can help a business growIn 2010, Christopher Lynch and Michael Samir turned their passion for adventure
How smart investments can help a business grow
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 10 minutes ago
In 2010, Christopher Lynch and Michael Samir turned their passion for adventure into a business. Offering guided kayak tours and selling sporting apparel, their company Everyday California enjoyed modest growth for the next couple of years. But the... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
Deposit FREE mortgages from Barclays - but there is one conditionBarclays is removing the need for buyers to put down any deposit when buying a
Deposit FREE mortgages from Barclays - but there is one condition
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 10 minutes ago
Barclays is removing the need for buyers to put down any deposit when buying a home by bringing back its “family springboard” mortgage. The bank had previously offered these mortgages to first-time buyers with a 5% deposit provided that a “helper” –... Read more
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The Financial Express
Amul to invest Rs 2,500 cr to raise milk processing capacityDairy major GCMMF, which sells products under the Amul brand, is planning to in
Amul to invest Rs 2,500 cr to raise milk processing capacity
The Financial Express / Posted 10 minutes ago
Dairy major GCMMF, which sells products under the Amul brand, is planning to invest about Rs 2,500 crore to raise its milk processing capacity to more than 38 million litres per day in the next four years. Dairy major GCMMF, which sells products... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
How smart investments can help a business growIn 2010, Christopher Lynch and Michael Samir turned their passion for adventure
How smart investments can help a business grow
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 10 minutes ago
In 2010, Christopher Lynch and Michael Samir turned their passion for adventure into a business. Offering guided kayak tours and selling sporting apparel, their company Everyday California enjoyed modest growth for the next couple of years. But the... Read more
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The Financial Express
Patanjali could be a threat to Parag Milk Foods; should you invest?Parag Milk Foods initial public offerings hit capital markets on May 4 to raise
Patanjali could be a threat to Parag Milk Foods; should you invest?
The Financial Express / Posted 10 minutes ago
Parag Milk Foods initial public offerings hit capital markets on May 4 to raise Rs 760 crore. Parag Milk Foods initial public offerings hit capital markets on May 4 to raise Rs 760 crore. The company already raised nearly Rs 343 crore from anchor... Read more
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