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The Age
Australian miner Talga Resources turns focus from gold to graphiteMark Thompson's Talga Resources plans to convert high-grade graphite from Swede
Australian miner Talga Resources turns focus from gold to graphite
The Age / Posted moments ago
Mark Thompson's Talga Resources plans to convert high-grade graphite from Sweden into a material called graphene, which is stronger than steel, conducts electricity better than copper and is so light and flexible that companies like Samsung... Read more
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The Star
MRCB expects property division to hit RM1b sales targetKUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian Resources Corp Bhd (MRCB) is planning to hit a sales ta
MRCB expects property division to hit RM1b sales target
The Star / Posted a minute ago
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian Resources Corp Bhd (MRCB) is planning to hit a sales target of RM1bil from its property segment. Last year, the group secured RM850mil property sales, chief operating officer Kwan Joon Hoe told reporters during a media... Read more
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The Star
Statistics dept sees business slowdown in Q2KUALA LUMPUR: Business is expected to slow down in the second quarter of 2016,
Statistics dept sees business slowdown in Q2
The Star / Posted a minute ago
KUALA LUMPUR: Business is expected to slow down in the second quarter of 2016, as shown by the confidence indicator of minus 3.7% compared with minus 0.7% in the preceding quarter, the statistics department said. The confidence indicator summarises... Read more
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The Star
Treasury Sec-Gen Irwan Serigar heads 1MDB boardMohd Irwan Serigar Abdullah heads the three-member board of directors for 1MDB
Treasury Sec-Gen Irwan Serigar heads 1MDB board
The Star / Posted a minute ago
Mohd Irwan Serigar Abdullah heads the three-member board of directors for 1MDB KUALA LUMPUR: The secretary-general of Treasury Tan Sri Dr Mohd Irwan Serigar Abdullah has been appointed to head the three-member board of directors for 1Malaysia... Read more
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The Irish Times
I want to cash in Eircom shares issued in 1999Oh no you don’t. Any shares issued in 1999 ceased to have a value after the com
I want to cash in Eircom shares issued in 1999
The Irish Times / Posted a minute ago
Oh no you don’t. Any shares issued in 1999 ceased to have a value after the company was taken private by Sir Anthony O’Reilly’s Valentia consortium in 2001. Of course, before that, the company had already sold its mobile business Eircell to Vodafone,... Read more
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The Irish Times
Stocktake: Tired bull may get second windTired bull may get second wind Investors could be forgiven for thinking that t
Stocktake: Tired bull may get second wind
The Irish Times / Posted a minute ago
Tired bull may get second wind Investors could be forgiven for thinking that the seven-year bull market has, as billionaire investor Stanley Druckenmiller put it recently, “exhausted itself”. Despite advancing last week, the S&P 500 remains stuck... Read more
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The Star
Diamond-encrusted crocodile-skin Hermes handbag sold for record HK$2.32mil (RM1.23mil) at auctionA model carries a Hermes signature Birkin with Himalayan crocodile leather duri
Diamond-encrusted crocodile-skin Hermes handbag sold for record HK$2.32mil (RM1.23mil) at auction
The Star / Posted a minute ago
A model carries a Hermes signature Birkin with Himalayan crocodile leather during a preview in Hong Kong, on May 30, 2016.PHOTO: REUTERS HONG KONG: A diamond-encrusted crocodile-skin Hermes handbag with white gold details has broken the record for... Read more
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The Star
AirAsia X confident of turnaround sustainabilitySEPANG: Airasia X’s (AAX) group chief executive officer Datuk Kamarudin Meranun
AirAsia X confident of turnaround sustainability
The Star / Posted a minute ago
SEPANG: Airasia X’s (AAX) group chief executive officer Datuk Kamarudin Meranun said the company’s turnaround should be able to be sustained moving forward. “We will face what is historically been usually a difficult second quarter but we have... Read more
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The Irish Times
Mortgage approvals recover with 18.7% jump in AprilMortgage approvals fell by a less than expected 1.9 per cent in the three month
Mortgage approvals recover with 18.7% jump in April
The Irish Times / Posted a minute ago
Mortgage approvals fell by a less than expected 1.9 per cent in the three months ending April 2016, as some 2,307 mortgage applications were approved, signalling perhaps a growing acceptance of the Central Bank’s new mortgage lending rules. On a... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Kia Rhino - 1997 Car Type: 1997 Kia Rhino Details: This White coloured Kia Rhino 1997 model i
Kia Rhino - 1997
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
Car Type: 1997 Kia Rhino Details: This White coloured Kia Rhino 1997 model is currently up for sale. It has a manual transmission system as well as other state-of-the-art features. With its contemporary design and detailing, this... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
'All of a sudden your valuation halves for an asset like that'Paul Moore, of PM Capital: People are "making some major investment mistakes".
'All of a sudden your valuation halves for an asset like that'
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 minutes ago
Paul Moore, of PM Capital: People are "making some major investment mistakes". Photo: Ben Rushton If central banks succeed in their attempt to "break the back of disinflation" then valuations for stocks such as Transurban and Sydney Airport are at... Read more
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The Register
Bitcoin to be hammered – in an auction, that isAustralia is getting ready to sell off a bunch of Bitcoin seized by police unde
Bitcoin to be hammered – in an auction, that is
The Register / Posted 2 minutes ago
Australia is getting ready to sell off a bunch of Bitcoin seized by police under proceeds of crime laws, in an international auction. Ernst & Young will put more than 24,000 Bitcoin under the hammer, so to speak, at a most-current valuation of... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Australian miner Talga Resources turns focus from gold to graphiteMark Thompson's Talga Resources plans to convert high-grade graphite from Swede
Australian miner Talga Resources turns focus from gold to graphite
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 minutes ago
Mark Thompson's Talga Resources plans to convert high-grade graphite from Sweden into a material called graphene, which is stronger than steel, conducts electricity better than copper and is so light and flexible that companies like Samsung... Read more
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Salon.com
Asia stock markets climb as investors cheered by Japan dataHONG KONG (AP) — Most Asian stock markets rose Tuesday after Japan reported bet
Asia stock markets climb as investors cheered by Japan data
Salon.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
HONG KONG (AP) — Most Asian stock markets rose Tuesday after Japan reported better-than-expected data for April. Shares in Japan were also buoyed by expectations that a 2017 sales tax hike will be delayed until 2019, and by a weakening in the... Read more
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The Financial Express
Goldman Sachs raises odds of China share inclusion in MSCI indexes to 70 percentAccording to Goldman Sachs, MSCI might include Chinese shares. (Reuters) Goldm
Goldman Sachs raises odds of China share inclusion in MSCI indexes to 70 percent
The Financial Express / Posted 3 minutes ago
According to Goldman Sachs, MSCI might include Chinese shares. (Reuters) Goldman Sachs has increased the probability that MSCI will include mainland Chinese shares in its indexes to 70 percent, citing recent steps taken by Beijing to remove... Read more
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The Financial Express
Sun Pharma shares fall 6 per cent on weak sales guidanceSun Pharmaceutical Industries shares plunged nearly 6 per cent in late morning
Sun Pharma shares fall 6 per cent on weak sales guidance
The Financial Express / Posted 3 minutes ago
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries shares plunged nearly 6 per cent in late morning trade on Tuesday after the pharma company posted a weaker-than expected annual sales outlook as it grappled with increased competition in the United States as well as... Read more
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The Financial Express
Aurobindo Pharma shares gain over 4% as Q4 net profit climbs 39%Aurobindo Pharma shares advanced as much as 4.32 per cent on Tuesday after the
Aurobindo Pharma shares gain over 4% as Q4 net profit climbs 39%
The Financial Express / Posted 3 minutes ago
Aurobindo Pharma shares advanced as much as 4.32 per cent on Tuesday after the company posted a jump of 39.39 per cent in its consolidated net profit figures at Rs 562.85 crore for the quarter ended March 31, 2016 (Reuters) Aurobindo Pharma shares... Read more
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The Financial Express
Fed, China fears force investors to check out of AsiaSome market participants see foreign investment outflows across Asian asset cla
Fed, China fears force investors to check out of Asia
The Financial Express / Posted 3 minutes ago
Some market participants see foreign investment outflows across Asian asset classes as an overreaction, given the strides policymakers have made in shoring up capital flight defences since the “Fed taper tantrum” in 2013. (Reuters) Having dumped... Read more
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The Financial Express
Mothballed ships in South East Asia show pain inflicted by oil slumpThe industry is battling chronic oversupply, languishing oil prices and lacklus
Mothballed ships in South East Asia show pain inflicted by oil slump
The Financial Express / Posted 3 minutes ago
The industry is battling chronic oversupply, languishing oil prices and lacklustre container shipments as China’s weaker growth weighs on global trade. (Reuters) Not everyone in shipping is bemoaning the industry’s worst crisis in living memory: a... Read more
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The Financial Express
As China slows down, India can be a very powerful driver: FM Arun Jaitley“And since we have a lot of infrastructure deficit and expenditure still to und
As China slows down, India can be a very powerful driver: FM Arun Jaitley
The Financial Express / Posted 3 minutes ago
“And since we have a lot of infrastructure deficit and expenditure still to undertake and I think all that is going to be a very powerful driver of economic growth in India,” he said. (PTI photo) With China slowing down, the world is now looking for... Read more
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Canberra Times
Australian miner Talga Resources turns focus from gold to graphiteMark Thompson dumped his plans for a gold mine to pursue a fortune in graphite,
Australian miner Talga Resources turns focus from gold to graphite
Canberra Times / Posted 4 minutes ago
Mark Thompson dumped his plans for a gold mine to pursue a fortune in graphite, the same stuff used in pencils for centuries. But he isn't so interested in old-school writing instruments. Thompson's Talga Resources plans to convert high-grade... Read more
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Canberra Times
ASX posts best May since 2005An afternoon rally failed to push the ASX into the black on Tuesday, but the be
ASX posts best May since 2005
Canberra Times / Posted 4 minutes ago
An afternoon rally failed to push the ASX into the black on Tuesday, but the benchmark still managed to post its best May in more than a decade. At the close of trade, the S&P/ASX 200 ended down 29 points, or 0.5 per cent, to 5378.6, while the All... Read more
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Canberra Times
'All of a sudden your valuation halves for an asset like that'If central banks succeed in their attempt to "break the back of disinflation" t
'All of a sudden your valuation halves for an asset like that'
Canberra Times / Posted 4 minutes ago
If central banks succeed in their attempt to "break the back of disinflation" then valuations for stocks such as Transurban and Sydney Airport are at risk, fund managers warn, because they won't have the safety net of low interest rates behind... Read more
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Business Standard India
DLF to sell 32 screens to PVR for revised price of Rs 433 croreDLF operates the multiplex arm DT cinemas and exhibition business under its sub
DLF to sell 32 screens to PVR for revised price of Rs 433 crore
Business Standard India / Posted 7 minutes ago
DLF operates the multiplex arm DT cinemas and exhibition business under its subsidiary DLF Utilities. Earlier this month, Competition Commission had approved PVR's proposed acquisition of DT Cinemas from DLF while directing the companies to exclude... Read more
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Business Standard India
Nava Bharat Ventures surges on strong Q4 resultsThe stock hit 52-week high of Rs 189 after reported more than double net profit
Nava Bharat Ventures surges on strong Q4 results
Business Standard India / Posted 7 minutes ago
The stock hit 52-week high of Rs 189 after reported more than double net profit at Rs 58 crore for Q4FY16. Nava Bharat Ventures surged 11% to Rs 182 on the BSE after its net profit more than doubled to... Read more
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Business Standard India
Wal-Mart steps up online efforts in China as a key future strategyWal-Mart's tiny warehouse in eastern Shanghai doesn't look like much. But it's
Wal-Mart steps up online efforts in China as a key future strategy
Business Standard India / Posted 7 minutes ago
Wal-Mart's tiny warehouse in eastern Shanghai doesn't look like much. But it's a key part of the company's strategy to win over grocery customers in China who are fast heading online. Inside, on a recent visit, a reporter found six-packs of toilet... Read more
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Business Standard India
Markets remain sluggish ahead of GDP dataTechnology majors and Sun Pharma are contributing the most to the decline Afte
Markets remain sluggish ahead of GDP data
Business Standard India / Posted 7 minutes ago
Technology majors and Sun Pharma are contributing the most to the decline After logging gains for five straight sessions, key indices have decided to take a breather today as participants booked profits at... Read more
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Business Standard India
Rolta India dips on weak Q4 results; credit rating downgradeThe stock dipped 9% to Rs 71 on the BSE after reported 13.7% QoQ decline in net
Rolta India dips on weak Q4 results; credit rating downgrade
Business Standard India / Posted 7 minutes ago
The stock dipped 9% to Rs 71 on the BSE after reported 13.7% QoQ decline in net sales at Rs 846 crore in March quarter. Rolta India has dipped 9% to Rs 71.25 on the BSE after the company... Read more
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Island Packet
Net profit down 19 pct at scandal-hit VW in 1st quarterVolkswagen saw net profit fall 19 percent in the first quarter as it struggled
Net profit down 19 pct at scandal-hit VW in 1st quarter
Island Packet / Posted 7 minutes ago
Volkswagen saw net profit fall 19 percent in the first quarter as it struggled to deal with a scandal over cars equipped to cheat in diesel emissions tests. The company also faced plummeting sales in Russia and Brazil due to troubled economies... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Commuter crowds are worse in SydneyWhen it comes to crowded peak hour trains, South Coast commuters are actually p
Commuter crowds are worse in Sydney
Kiama Independent / Posted 7 minutes ago
When it comes to crowded peak hour trains, South Coast commuters are actually pretty lucky. When it comes to crowded peak hour trains, South Coast commuters are actually pretty lucky. Trains on the South Coast line – even when they enter the Sydney... Read more
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