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The Hindu
Rupee firms up 13 paise against dollar in early tradeRupee strengthened by 13 paise to 66.31 against the US dollar in early trade at
Rupee firms up 13 paise against dollar in early trade
The Hindu / Posted 3 minutes ago
Rupee strengthened by 13 paise to 66.31 against the US dollar in early trade at the Interbank Foreign Exchange market on selling of the American currency by exporters amid foreign fund inflows. Weakness in dollar against some other currencies... Read more
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The Hindu
Rs 400 cr worth of pulses languishing in godowns in MaharashtraState price monitoring committee has pointed out that government must soon deci
Rs 400 cr worth of pulses languishing in godowns in Maharashtra
The Hindu / Posted 3 minutes ago
State price monitoring committee has pointed out that government must soon decide the fate of the procured stock Maharashtra government is yet to put in place the logistics for the distribution of nearly 7,500 metric tons (MT) of pulses meant for... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Why you could be watching State of Origin on Southern CrossTHE dramatic end of the 30 year marriage between WIN television and Channel 9 w
Why you could be watching State of Origin on Southern Cross
Daily Examiner / Posted 5 minutes ago
THE dramatic end of the 30 year marriage between WIN television and Channel 9 will have one massive impact for State of Origin viewers they may have to switch channels for the final game. But the impact of the shift in media affiliations on regional... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
HSBC profit lower in volatile marketBEIJING (AP) � HSBC Holdings PLC says its latest quarterly profit fell 18 perce
HSBC profit lower in volatile market
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 6 minutes ago
BEIJING (AP) � HSBC Holdings PLC says its latest quarterly profit fell 18 percent from a year earlier due to global market volatility. The London-based bank said Tuesday it earned $5.4 billion in the three months ending March 31 on revenue of $15... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Uber partners with China's AlipayREUTERS - Uber Technologies Inc said it signed up with online payment platform
Uber partners with China's Alipay
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 minutes ago
REUTERS - Uber Technologies Inc said it signed up with online payment platform Alipay to allow Chinese travelers to request and pay for rides using the Alipay app in the over 400 cities the ride-hailing service operates in. Alipay is the online... Read more
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Arkansas Business
International Paper to Buy 7 Pulp Mills from WeyerhaeuserThe deal is expected to close before the end of the year. International Paper
International Paper to Buy 7 Pulp Mills from Weyerhaeuser
Arkansas Business / Posted 7 minutes ago
The deal is expected to close before the end of the year. International Paper said Monday the mills employ about 1,900 people. Georgia and Mississippi have two mills each. The others are in North Carolina, Canada and Poland. Based in Memphis,... Read more
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NZCity
NZ dollar soars to 2-month high vs AussieThe New Zealand dollar jumped to a two-month high against the Australian dollar
NZ dollar soars to 2-month high vs Aussie
NZCity / Posted 8 minutes ago
The New Zealand dollar jumped to a two-month high against the Australian dollar after the Reserve Bank of Australia cut its cash rate citing weaker-than-expected inflation, widening the gap with local interest rates. The kiwi touched 92.94... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Closure of Sports Authority stores could be boon for smaller sporting retailersHearing that the "supermarket of sporting goods" is on its way out motivated Pe
Closure of Sports Authority stores could be boon for smaller sporting retailers
Hawaii News Now / Posted 9 minutes ago
Hearing that the "supermarket of sporting goods" is on its way out motivated Peter Trombly to load up on socks Monday. "I'm going to miss Sports Authority hugely," he said. "I love shopping there. I get things there for a great price and it's a... Read more
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The Age
Tegel flies on NZ debutShares in New Zealand's biggest poultry producer climbed 10 per cent on its NZX
Tegel flies on NZ debut
The Age / Posted 12 minutes ago
Shares in New Zealand's biggest poultry producer climbed 10 per cent on its NZX debut. Photo: Jeffrey Chan New Zealand is no longer known for its lamb chops after the country's biggest chicken producer flew onto the ASX. Shares in Tegel Group... Read more
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The Age
RBA's big budget day hint to government: Do something!Like children eyeing wrapped presents under the tree in the days before Christm
RBA's big budget day hint to government: Do something!
The Age / Posted 12 minutes ago
Like children eyeing wrapped presents under the tree in the days before Christmas, it's frustrating for the Reserve Bank-watching industry to have to wait for Friday's quarterly statement on monetary policy to find out why the board really cut the... Read more
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The Star
KLCI falls further by 21.58 points while gold hits US$1,300KUALA LUMPUR: The FBM KLCI plunged to a two-month low after falling by 21.58 po
KLCI falls further by 21.58 points while gold hits US$1,300
The Star / Posted 13 minutes ago
KUALA LUMPUR: The FBM KLCI plunged to a two-month low after falling by 21.58 points to 1,651.14 points at the midday close as Asian equities slumped while gold broke the US$1,300 mark for the first time in 15 months. As at 12:30PM, total turnover... Read more
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The Star
Indonesia's Q1 GDP growth seen at 5.05%JAKARTA: Indonesia's aim to get full-year economic growth back above 5% in 2016
Indonesia's Q1 GDP growth seen at 5.05%
The Star / Posted 13 minutes ago
JAKARTA: Indonesia's aim to get full-year economic growth back above 5% in 2016 should get support from first-quarter data to be announced on Wednesday, though it is also expected to signal a slow recovery. Growth in resource-rich Indonesia weakened... Read more
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The Star
Olympics-Pyeongchang Winter Games chief Cho steps downSEOUL (Reuters) - Cho Yang-ho has stepped down as head of the 2018 Pyeongchang
Olympics-Pyeongchang Winter Games chief Cho steps down
The Star / Posted 13 minutes ago
SEOUL (Reuters) - Cho Yang-ho has stepped down as head of the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics organising committee in order to focus on his troubled Hanjin Shipping business, POCOG announced on Tuesday. Hanjin Shipping , South Korea's largest... Read more
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Market Watch
UBS profit hurt by wealth management declineZURICH--UBS Group AG said Tuesday that its first-quarter net profit fell sharpl
UBS profit hurt by wealth management decline
Market Watch / Posted 13 minutes ago
ZURICH--UBS Group AG said Tuesday that its first-quarter net profit fell sharply from the same period last year, as the Swiss lender's wealth management business suffered and its investment bank failed to pick up the slack. The results show that the... Read more
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Market Watch
Solvay net income drops 5%BRUSSELS--Franco-Belgian chemicals company Solvay SA (SOLB.BE) reported a 2% ri
Solvay net income drops 5%
Market Watch / Posted 13 minutes ago
BRUSSELS--Franco-Belgian chemicals company Solvay SA (SOLB.BE) reported a 2% rise in earnings on Tuesday for the first quarter of 2016, while its net income dropped 5% from the year-earlier period. The company said its key target measure--underlying... Read more
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The Star
HSBC Q1 profit falls 14% on weak tradingHONG KONG: HSBC reported a smaller-than-expected 14% drop in quarterly profit,
HSBC Q1 profit falls 14% on weak trading
The Star / Posted 13 minutes ago
HONG KONG: HSBC reported a smaller-than-expected 14% drop in quarterly profit, as a surge in revenue at its commercial banking unit partly offset the weak trading business caused by the grim global market environment early in the year. The... Read more
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Market Watch
Lufthansa narrows operating loss, may cut capacityDeutsche Lufthansa AG posted a narrower first quarter-operating loss, a closely
Lufthansa narrows operating loss, may cut capacity
Market Watch / Posted 13 minutes ago
Deutsche Lufthansa AG posted a narrower first quarter-operating loss, a closely watched measure of its performance, and said it may cut capacity to offset weak ticket prices. Germany's largest airline said on Tuesday that its loss before interest... Read more
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Market Watch
Just Eat upgrades yearly earnings, sales viewLONDON-- Online food delivery portal Just Eat PLC (JE.LN) Tuesday upgraded its
Just Eat upgrades yearly earnings, sales view
Market Watch / Posted 13 minutes ago
LONDON-- Online food delivery portal Just Eat PLC (JE.LN) Tuesday upgraded its guidance for 2016 revenue and earnings as it reported strong order growth in the first quarter. The number of orders made using Just Eat's websites in the three months... Read more
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The Irish Times
HSBC beats expectations with smaller than expected drop in profitHSBC reported a smaller-than-expected 14 per cent drop in quarterly profit, as
HSBC beats expectations with smaller than expected drop in profit
The Irish Times / Posted 13 minutes ago
HSBC reported a smaller-than-expected 14 per cent drop in quarterly profit, as a surge in revenue at its commercial banking unit partly offset the weak trading business caused by the grim global market environment early in the year. The... Read more
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Market Watch
HSBC earnings hit by market volatilityHONG KONG--HSBC Holdings PLC said market volatility in the beginning of 2016 cr
HSBC earnings hit by market volatility
Market Watch / Posted 13 minutes ago
HONG KONG--HSBC Holdings PLC said market volatility in the beginning of 2016 crimped its performance as it reported a 18.2% decline in net profit in the first quarter of this year. The British bank has been grappling with a falling share price and... Read more
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The Star
Australia cuts interest rates to turn back global deflation tideSYDNEY: Australia's central bank cut interest rates to an all-time low of 1.75%
Australia cuts interest rates to turn back global deflation tide
The Star / Posted 13 minutes ago
SYDNEY: Australia's central bank cut interest rates to an all-time low of 1.75% on Tuesday, the first easing in a year as it seeks to restrain a rising currency and insulate the economy from creeping deflation. The Reserve Bank of Australia's (RBA)... Read more
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Market Watch
Fresenius profit lifted by medical care unitFRANKFURT--German healthcare company Fresenius SE FME said Tuesday that its fir
Fresenius profit lifted by medical care unit
Market Watch / Posted 13 minutes ago
FRANKFURT--German healthcare company Fresenius SE FME said Tuesday that its first-quarter revenue and profit rose, helped by a lower tax rate and robust sales growth at Fresenius Medical Care. In the three months from January through March,... Read more
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The Irish Times
Evictions more likely with arrival of vulture funds, report saysThe arrival of “vulture funds” in the Irish property market means an increased
Evictions more likely with arrival of vulture funds, report says
The Irish Times / Posted 13 minutes ago
The arrival of “vulture funds” in the Irish property market means an increased likelihood of people being evicted from their homes, according to a report published today. The funds that have bought into the Irish commercial and residential property... Read more
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The Irish Times
Manufacturing growth at weakest level since November 2013Irish manufacturing growth slowed to a two and a half year low in April as outp
Manufacturing growth at weakest level since November 2013
The Irish Times / Posted 13 minutes ago
Irish manufacturing growth slowed to a two and a half year low in April as output, new orders and employment all rose at weaker rates than in March. The Investec Manufacturing PMI, which indicates the health of the overall manufacturing sector, fell... Read more
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Market Watch
Commerzbank outlook in doubt as profit dropsFRANKFURT--Commerzbank AG cast further doubt over its full-year outlook Tuesday
Commerzbank outlook in doubt as profit drops
Market Watch / Posted 13 minutes ago
FRANKFURT--Commerzbank AG cast further doubt over its full-year outlook Tuesday as first-quarter net profit more than halved, with the German bank battling ultralow interest rates and sluggish activity in capital markets. "In view of the subdued... Read more
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The Irish Times
EY Entrepreneur of the Year: 24 firms shortlisted for awardThe finalists were selected by a judging panel chaired by 2006 EY Entrepreneur
EY Entrepreneur of the Year: 24 firms shortlisted for award
The Irish Times / Posted 13 minutes ago
The finalists were selected by a judging panel chaired by 2006 EY Entrepreneur of the Year Anne Heraty, who is chief executive of Cpl Resources. Now in its 19th year, the programme works to recognise, promote and build a supportive community around... Read more
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Market Watch
BMW posts higher quarterly profitMUNICH--BMW AG, the German luxury car maker, reported higher net profit in the
BMW posts higher quarterly profit
Market Watch / Posted 13 minutes ago
MUNICH--BMW AG, the German luxury car maker, reported higher net profit in the first three months of the year on nearly unchanged revenue, despite a decline in operating profit at its core automotive division. The Munich-based auto maker reported an... Read more
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Market Watch
Aviva raises stake in Indian joint ventureLONDON--LONDON--Aviva PLC (AV.LN) said Tuesday that it has raised its stake in
Aviva raises stake in Indian joint venture
Market Watch / Posted 13 minutes ago
LONDON--LONDON--Aviva PLC (AV.LN) said Tuesday that it has raised its stake in its Indian joint venture, Aviva Life Insurance Co. India Ltd., to 49%, the maximum permitted under the country's foreign direct investment limits. The insurer said it has... Read more
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Market Watch
Aberdeen Asset Management first-half profit fallsLONDON--Aberdeen Asset Management PLC (ADN.LN) said it is continuing to face we
Aberdeen Asset Management first-half profit falls
Market Watch / Posted 13 minutes ago
LONDON--Aberdeen Asset Management PLC (ADN.LN) said it is continuing to face weakness in emerging markets as it reported a fall in interim revenue and net profit. The company Tuesday posted a net profit of 70.6 million pounds ($103.3 million) for... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
RBA's big budget day hint to government: Do something!Like children eyeing wrapped presents under the tree in the days before Christm
RBA's big budget day hint to government: Do something!
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 14 minutes ago
Like children eyeing wrapped presents under the tree in the days before Christmas, it's frustrating for the Reserve Bank-watching industry to have to wait for Friday's quarterly statement on monetary policy to find out why the board really cut the... Read more
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