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Journal Gazette & Times-Courier
Official: Largest jackpot won by single ticketDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Latest on $758.7 million Powerball drawing (all tim
Journal Gazette & Times-Courier / Posted moments ago
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Latest on $758.7 million Powerball drawing (all times local): 12:45 a.m. Powerball Product Group Chair Charlie McIntyre says the $758.7 million jackpot claimed by a ticket sold in Massachusetts is the largest grand prize... Read more
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The Age
NAB questions the secrecy of Turnbull government's Northern Australia Infrastructure FacilityA $5 billion infrastructure loan scheme derided as a secretive Turnbull governm
The Age / Posted a minute ago
A $5 billion infrastructure loan scheme derided as a secretive Turnbull government slush fund has attracted further criticism – this time from a major bank. National Australia Bank - whose own industry is plagued by claims it is opaque and... Read more
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The Irish Times
Race to carve up Air Berlin has taken off in earnestThe race to carve up Germany’s insolvent Air Berlin has begun in earnest, and t
The Irish Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
The race to carve up Germany’s insolvent Air Berlin has begun in earnest, and the insults are flying as high as the struggling airline’s fleet. British budget carrier EasyJet is reportedly eyeing Air Berlin’s slots at Düsseldorf airport, its second... Read more
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The Irish Times
CRH has sold its Americas distribution business for $2.63bnBuilding materials giant CRH has sold its Americas distribution business for $2
The Irish Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
Building materials giant CRH has sold its Americas distribution business for $2.63 billion (€2.2 billion) due to a lack of a visible route to market leadership in the sector. Announcing their half-year results, Ireland’s largest company said the... Read more
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The Star
WCT profit falls 33% to RM21.48mil on lower revenueThe group also posted an unrealised foreign exchange gain on net profit of RM16
The Star / Posted 2 minutes ago
The group also posted an unrealised foreign exchange gain on net profit of RM16.2mil. Revenue for the current quarter was RM383mil, as compared to RM581mil in the year-ago period. Year to date, revenue has fallen 19.6% to RM857mil owing to the... Read more
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The Star
Batu Kawan sole Malaysian firm on Forbes Asia's fabulous 50 listBatu Kawan, an investment holding company engaged in chemical manufacturing, tr
The Star / Posted 2 minutes ago
Batu Kawan, an investment holding company engaged in chemical manufacturing, transportation, property investment and plantations, was founded on Dec 9, 1965. Its current sales stood at US$4.11 billion and had a market capitalisation of US$1.8... Read more
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Market Watch
Samsonite profit up as sales jump 31%Samsonite International SA (1910.HK) reported Thursday a 1.2% on-year rise in i
Market Watch / Posted 2 minutes ago
Samsonite International SA (1910.HK) reported Thursday a 1.2% on-year rise in its first-half net profit after its spending more than doubled last year on acquisitions. Net profit in the January-to-June period was $83.4 million, compared with $82.4... Read more
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Market Watch
Dixons Carphone warns on 2018 profitLONDON--Dixons Carphone PLC (DC.LN) said Thursday it expects to report a headli
Market Watch / Posted 2 minutes ago
LONDON--Dixons Carphone PLC (DC.LN) said Thursday it expects to report a headline pretax profit for fiscal 2018 much lower than last year, blaming challenging conditions in the U.K. mobile phone market and lower-than-expected earnings from recent... Read more
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Market Watch
CRH to sell U.S. distribution unit in $2.6B dealLONDON--CRH PLC (CRG.DB) on Thursday reported a 27% jump in first-half pretax p
Market Watch / Posted 2 minutes ago
LONDON--CRH PLC (CRG.DB) on Thursday reported a 27% jump in first-half pretax profit, and said that it has decided to sell its Americas distribution business to Beacon Roofing Supply Inc. (BECN) for $2.63 billion in cash as part of its portfolio... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
David Jones profit falls 25 per cent as consumer sentiment worsensDavid Jones has recorded a 25 per cent drop in operating profit, as customers e
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 minutes ago
David Jones has recorded a 25 per cent drop in operating profit, as customers evaporate and it spends heavily on a new food-driven strategy it hopes will revive sales. The department store's comparable sales, stripping out the effect of closing its... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
NAB questions the secrecy of Turnbull government's Northern Australia Infrastructure FacilityA $5 billion infrastructure loan scheme derided as a secretive Turnbull governm
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 minutes ago
A $5 billion infrastructure loan scheme derided as a secretive Turnbull government slush fund has attracted further criticism – this time from a major bank. National Australia Bank - whose own industry is plagued by claims it is opaque and... Read more
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The Register
ThoughtWorks acquired by British private equiteers ApaxSoftware development consultancy ThoughtWorks has been acquired by “funds advis
The Register / Posted 3 minutes ago
Software development consultancy ThoughtWorks has been acquired by “funds advised by Apax Partners”, a British venture capital and private equity outfit. Both organisations are at pains to say the deal won't change anything for ThoughtWorks, other... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Woolworths wins Double Bay lease stoushHarris Farm | News Local Woolworths set to open ‘Food Quarter’ in Kiaora Lane
Daily Telegraph / Posted 5 minutes ago
Harris Farm | News Local Woolworths set to open ‘Food Quarter’ in Kiaora Lane precinct in Double Bay, preventing Harris Farm from moving in WOOLWORTHS has won its fight to prevent natural grocer About Life from transferring its lease at the Kiaora... Read more
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CircleID
.brands Spotlight: Banking and Finance IndustriesThe .brands Spotlight series takes a deep-dive into interesting facets of the .
CircleID / Posted 5 minutes ago
The .brands Spotlight series takes a deep-dive into interesting facets of the .brands TLD space, looking at data sources to find insights about how .brands are being used across different industries, regions and organizations. This Spotlight piece... Read more
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Scotsman
Nucleus investors share first payout after bumper yearBackers of Nucleus Financial have been rewarded with a £4.3 million payout afte
Scotsman / Posted 6 minutes ago
Backers of Nucleus Financial have been rewarded with a £4.3 million payout after the Edinburgh-based financial technology (fintech) business delivered its first-ever dividend. It comes after a fifth consecutive year of profit and revenue increases... Read more
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Scotsman
Investors put trust in human touch over ‘robo-advice’Almost three quarters of investors would trust an independent financial adviser
Scotsman / Posted 6 minutes ago
Almost three quarters of investors would trust an independent financial adviser (IFA) to make an investment decision on their behalf compared with just 12 per cent who would trust a “robo-adviser”, a new survey has revealed. The study by fixed-rate... Read more
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Scotsman
Cautious outlook despite increase in car productionThe number of cars manufactured in the UK rose by almost 8 per cent last month
Scotsman / Posted 6 minutes ago
The number of cars manufactured in the UK rose by almost 8 per cent last month compared with a year earlier, new figures today reveal. Just over 136,000 cars left production lines during July, according to the Society of Motor Manufacturers &... Read more
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The Age
David Jones profit falls 25 per cent as consumer sentiment worsensDavid Jones has recorded a 25 per cent drop in operating profit, as customers e
The Age / Posted 6 minutes ago
David Jones has recorded a 25 per cent drop in operating profit, as customers evaporate and it spends heavily on a new food-driven strategy it hopes will revive sales. The department store's comparable sales, stripping out the effect of closing its... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Mavericks Surf Contest May Resurface With Possible SaleThe Mavericks Big Wave Surf Contest may be getting new life. Cartel Management
NBC Bay Area / Posted 6 minutes ago
The Mavericks Big Wave Surf Contest may be getting new life. Cartel Management, the bankrupt organizer of Mavericks has filed a motion to sell the contest to the World Surf League, NBC Bay Area learned late Wednesday night. Sources say the deal... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
Official: Largest jackpot won by single ticketDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Latest on $758.7 million Powerball drawing (all tim
Santa Maria Times / Posted 7 minutes ago
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Latest on $758.7 million Powerball drawing (all times local): 12:45 a.m. Powerball Product Group Chair Charlie McIntyre says the $758.7 million jackpot claimed by a ticket sold in Massachusetts is the largest grand prize... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
Official: Largest jackpot won by single ticketDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Latest on $758.7 million Powerball drawing (all tim
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 7 minutes ago
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Latest on $758.7 million Powerball drawing (all times local): 12:45 a.m. Powerball Product Group Chair Charlie McIntyre says the $758.7 million jackpot claimed by a ticket sold in Massachusetts is the largest grand prize... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
ASX inches higher as investors dig minersThe ASX overcame a shaky start as miners again propelled the bourse to gains on
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 8 minutes ago
The ASX overcame a shaky start as miners again propelled the bourse to gains on another day of dramatic reactions to earnings results. The S&P/ASX 200 index ended the session up 8 points to 5745. The benchmark measure has been trading in a 100-point... Read more
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Sioux City Journal
Official: Largest jackpot won by single ticketDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Latest on $758.7 million Powerball drawing (all tim
Sioux City Journal / Posted 8 minutes ago
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Latest on $758.7 million Powerball drawing (all times local): 12:45 a.m. Powerball Product Group Chair Charlie McIntyre says the $758.7 million jackpot claimed by a ticket sold in Massachusetts is the largest grand prize... Read more
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Business Standard India
Infosys back on top 10 m-cap list; up 2% for second straight sessionInfosys was up 2.7% at Rs 919, extending Wednesday’s gain of 2% on BSE, in othe
Business Standard India / Posted 8 minutes ago
Infosys was up 2.7% at Rs 919, extending Wednesday’s gain of 2% on BSE, in otherwise range bound market on Thursday, on reports that the company’s co-founder Nandan Nilekani is likely to return to the helm of IT major. After a nearly 5% gain in past... Read more
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Business Standard India
Insight: Globalization's castaways haunt central bankersBy Jonathan Spicer and Howard Schneider But when they meet for the U.S. Federa
Business Standard India / Posted 8 minutes ago
By Jonathan Spicer and Howard Schneider But when they meet for the U.S. Federal Reserve's annual research conference in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, this week, it will be with the growing recognition that the world economic order they helped create could... Read more
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The Age
ASX inches higher as investors dig minersThe ASX overcame a shaky start as miners again propelled the bourse to gains on
The Age / Posted 11 minutes ago
The ASX overcame a shaky start as miners again propelled the bourse to gains on another day of dramatic reactions to earnings results. The S&P/ASX 200 index ended the session up 8 points to 5745. The benchmark measure has been trading in a 100-point... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Largest jackpot won by single ticketDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - The Latest on $758.7 million Powerball drawing (all tim
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 12 minutes ago
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - The Latest on $758.7 million Powerball drawing (all times local): 12:45 a.m. Powerball Product Group Chair Charlie McIntyre says the $758.7 million jackpot claimed by a ticket sold in Massachusetts is the largest grand prize... Read more
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Rapid City Journal
Official: Largest jackpot won by single ticketDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Latest on $758.7 million Powerball drawing (all tim
Rapid City Journal / Posted 13 minutes ago
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Latest on $758.7 million Powerball drawing (all times local): 12:45 a.m. Powerball Product Group Chair Charlie McIntyre says the $758.7 million jackpot claimed by a ticket sold in Massachusetts is the largest grand prize... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Central bankers get together to discuss their $US400 trillion problem The gathering of the world's major central bankers at the Jackson Hole retrea
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 15 minutes ago
The gathering of the world's major central bankers at the Jackson Hole retreat in Wyoming could also be characterised as meeting of the world biggest and most influential fund... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Funds left over from loan to help purchase Allentown police camerasALLENTOWN, Pa. - Allentown will apply the remaining balance from a $6 million s
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 16 minutes ago
ALLENTOWN, Pa. - Allentown will apply the remaining balance from a $6 million short-term loan to help fund computer and police equipment, including in-car and body cameras. City council’s budget and finance committee Wednesday night approved... Read more
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