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Stamford Advocate
Struggling energy companies are getting money from an unlikely sourceBanks have been pulling back from lending to energy companies. Hedge funds and
Struggling energy companies are getting money from an unlikely source
Stamford Advocate / Posted moments ago
Banks have been pulling back from lending to energy companies. Hedge funds and buyout firms have been stepping in to the void. The oil price is down more than 50% since mid-2014, and banks are less eager to lend to struggling oil companies.... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
LinkedIn's billionaire founder Reid Hoffman shares advice on how to build a stronger networkReid Hoffman, the billionaire cofounder of LinkedIn, is one of the most success
LinkedIn's billionaire founder Reid Hoffman shares advice on how to build a stronger network
Stamford Advocate / Posted moments ago
Reid Hoffman, the billionaire cofounder of LinkedIn, is one of the most successful and respected people in Silicon Valley. But even Hoffman has regrets in his career and says he would have done one thing differently if he had a chance to go back:... Read more
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The Economic Times
Mission Qatar: Pact on sharing information on terror financingNEW DELHI: It will not just be an investment treaty from gas-rich Qatar that
Mission Qatar: Pact on sharing information on terror financing
The Economic Times / Posted moments ago
NEW DELHI: It will not just be an investment treaty from gas-rich Qatar that will dominate PM Narendra Modi's trip to Doha on June 4-5 as the two countries hope to conclude a pact on 'information sharing on terror financing' amid rising expanse of... Read more
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The Economic Times
Hedge funds ditch gold, blame it on Janet YellenAfter a roaring start to the year, the excitement over bullion has dissipated t
Hedge funds ditch gold, blame it on Janet Yellen
The Economic Times / Posted moments ago
After a roaring start to the year, the excitement over bullion has dissipated this month on increasing expectations that the Federal Reserve is getting ready to raise US interest rates again as the economy improves. Last week, money managers who... Read more
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The Economic Times
Indian startups can test their technology ideas in true gangnam style"Over the last three to four years we have shifted focus to globalisation and e
Indian startups can test their technology ideas in true gangnam style
The Economic Times / Posted moments ago
"Over the last three to four years we have shifted focus to globalisation and establishing an open ecosystem for the Korean startups. With a population which is an early adapter of technology we want global startups to look at Korea as a testing bed... Read more
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The Economic Times
PM Narendra Modi to seek support for NSG membership during his five-nation tourNEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will begin his five-nation tour later
PM Narendra Modi to seek support for NSG membership during his five-nation tour
The Economic Times / Posted moments ago
NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will begin his five-nation tour later this week, which will include Switzerland , where he will push for effective bilateral mechanism to share tax-related information in keeping with the BJP government's... Read more
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The Economic Times
National Survey soon to get clear picture on household savings"We need to have a direct estimation of household savings and there is no dat
National Survey soon to get clear picture on household savings
The Economic Times / Posted moments ago
"We need to have a direct estimation of household savings and there is no data on this at present," a government official privy to the development said, requesting not to be identified. "We do get data from the Reserve Bank of India and financial... Read more
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The Economic Times
Government rolls back decision to apply 1% TCS on cash purchase of gold jewelleryThe decision comes at a time when jewellers are finding it difficult to offload
Government rolls back decision to apply 1% TCS on cash purchase of gold jewellery
The Economic Times / Posted moments ago
The decision comes at a time when jewellers are finding it difficult to offload their inventory that piled up following a 42-day strike — in protest against imposition of 1% excise duty on gold and diamond jewellery — that ended unsuccessfully in... Read more
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The Economic Times
Government announces rules for equalisation levyNEW DELHI: The government on Monday announced rules for equalisation levy — or
Government announces rules for equalisation levy
The Economic Times / Posted moments ago
NEW DELHI: The government on Monday announced rules for equalisation levy — or 'Google tax' for taxation of payments for international digital services by India . businesses — that was introduced in the budget. The specified services covered by the... Read more
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The Economic Times
Farm output, private consumption key economic growth drivers this fiscal"We expect growth to improve to 7.8% year-on-year this fiscal year (2016-17) fr
Farm output, private consumption key economic growth drivers this fiscal
The Economic Times / Posted moments ago
"We expect growth to improve to 7.8% year-on-year this fiscal year (2016-17) from 7.5% last year," the Swiss bank said in a report. "This recovery will likely be a gradual one with agriculture and private consumption leading the way but corporate... Read more
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The Economic Times
Reliance Communications Q4 net profit dips 22% to Rs 177 croreNEW DELHI: Reliance Communications posted a 22% fall in fourth-quarter net p
Reliance Communications Q4 net profit dips 22% to Rs 177 crore
The Economic Times / Posted moments ago
NEW DELHI: Reliance Communications posted a 22% fall in fourth-quarter net profit as revenue declined and expenses climbed. The Anil Ambani-controlled company reported a profit of Rs 177 crore in the three months ended March, compared with Rs 228... Read more
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The Economic Times
‘SoftBank’s India investments may cross $10-billion mark in 10 years"We have already invested $2 billion and we are interested in investing more,"
‘SoftBank’s India investments may cross $10-billion mark in 10 years
The Economic Times / Posted moments ago
"We have already invested $2 billion and we are interested in investing more," he said. Son said they are looking at further increasing the pace of investments. "We also made a first move on solar energy. We are making $350 million investment in... Read more
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The Economic Times
Infibeam passes its first market test, reports small profit in maiden showAHMEDABAD: India's first listed ecommerce player Infibeam Incorporation , cam
Infibeam passes its first market test, reports small profit in maiden show
The Economic Times / Posted moments ago
AHMEDABAD: India's first listed ecommerce player Infibeam Incorporation , came out with its maiden results after getting listed this April. The company's major boost came from its service revenue growth. Infibeam also announced to make investment... Read more
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The Economic Times
World Bank to change classification of countries; India will now be called ‘lower-middle income’By Kiran Somvanshi MUMBAI: For decades, 'developed' and 'developing' have serve
World Bank to change classification of countries; India will now be called ‘lower-middle income’
The Economic Times / Posted moments ago
By Kiran Somvanshi MUMBAI: For decades, 'developed' and 'developing' have served as agreeable economic nomenclatures to classify countries based on their prosperity and standards of living. That's about to change, with the World Bank switching to... Read more
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The Economic Times
India chasing free trade agreements with Israel, Gulf & EurasiaNEW DELHI: India is eyeing trade deals with the European Union, Israel , Gulf
India chasing free trade agreements with Israel, Gulf & Eurasia
The Economic Times / Posted moments ago
NEW DELHI: India is eyeing trade deals with the European Union, Israel , Gulf countries and Eurasian region to deepen its trading engagement and revive exports, commerce and industry minister Nirmala Sitharaman has said. Highlighting her... Read more
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Calculated Risk
Personal Income and Outlays, Case-Shiller House Prices, Chicago PMITuesday: • At 8:30 AM ET, Personal Income and Outlays for April. The consensus
Personal Income and Outlays, Case-Shiller House Prices, Chicago PMI
Calculated Risk / Posted a minute ago
Tuesday: • At 8:30 AM ET, Personal Income and Outlays for April. The consensus is for a 0.4% increase in personal income, and for a 0.7% increase in personal spending. And for the Core PCE price index to increase 0.2%. • At 9:00 AM,... Read more
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WA Today
ASX's holding patternDiscounter Aldi is now Australia's most profitable supermarket retailer and is
ASX's holding pattern
WA Today / Posted 3 minutes ago
Discounter Aldi is now Australia's most profitable supermarket retailer and is set to reach "tipping point", grabbing a bigger share of the main grocery shop and significantly disrupting the Coles and Woolworths duopoly. According to a major report... Read more
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WA Today
Satyajit Das says the big four banks are more vulnerable than they appearIf Australia is an economic miracle, with more than 25 years uninterrupted grow
Satyajit Das says the big four banks are more vulnerable than they appear
WA Today / Posted 3 minutes ago
If Australia is an economic miracle, with more than 25 years uninterrupted growth, then its banks are its most visible sign of strength. After a near-death experience in the 1990s, they've reformed and bounced back dramatically: returns on equity... Read more
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WA Today
Virgin Australia sells stake to China's HNA Aviation GroupVirgin Australia will team up with China's largest private airlines operator in
Virgin Australia sells stake to China's HNA Aviation Group
WA Today / Posted 3 minutes ago
Virgin Australia will team up with China's largest private airlines operator in a deal it says will help it capitalise on the growing Chinese travel market. HNA Aviation Group and Virgin will introduce direct flights between Australia and a number... Read more
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Connecticut Post
LinkedIn's billionaire founder Reid Hoffman shares advice on how to build a stronger networkReid Hoffman, the billionaire cofounder of LinkedIn, is one of the most success
LinkedIn's billionaire founder Reid Hoffman shares advice on how to build a stronger network
Connecticut Post / Posted 7 minutes ago
Reid Hoffman, the billionaire cofounder of LinkedIn, is one of the most successful and respected people in Silicon Valley. But even Hoffman has regrets in his career and says he would have done one thing differently if he had a chance to go back:... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Struggling energy companies are getting money from an unlikely sourceBanks have been pulling back from lending to energy companies. Hedge funds and
Struggling energy companies are getting money from an unlikely source
Connecticut Post / Posted 7 minutes ago
Banks have been pulling back from lending to energy companies. Hedge funds and buyout firms have been stepping in to the void. The oil price is down more than 50% since mid-2014, and banks are less eager to lend to struggling oil companies.... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
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Illinois lawmakers propose study of lead in state water
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 10 minutes ago
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Daily Examiner
Aldi ready to threaten Coles and Woolworths strangleholdTHEY are the little supermarket that could in Australia. Now discount grocery
Aldi ready to threaten Coles and Woolworths stranglehold
Daily Examiner / Posted 11 minutes ago
THEY are the little supermarket that could in Australia. Now discount grocery store Aldi has muscled in on the big boys, threatening Coles and Woolworth's stranglehold on shoppers. Analysts UBS expect that Aldi's sales will grow 15% per year for... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Emperor Securities Shows How To Successfully Fleece Retail InvestorsWhen Valeant slashed its guidance back in March, we took a look at what the ana
Emperor Securities Shows How To Successfully Fleece Retail Investors
Zero Hedge / Posted 12 minutes ago
When Valeant slashed its guidance back in March, we took a look at what the analysts were thinking just prior to that announcement and what we found was troubling, yet predictable. And now, the "morning after", we finally have the unwind of the... Read more
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NZCity
Wynyard makes more board changesWynyard Group is continuing with its boardroom refresh with two new appointment
Wynyard makes more board changes
NZCity / Posted 14 minutes ago
Wynyard Group is continuing with its boardroom refresh with two new appointments and has appointed an interim chief financial officer. The Auckland-based intelligence software developer appointed New Zealand Venture Investment Fund chief Richard... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Reform taxes to stop slick corporate accounting: #tellusatodayLetter to the editor: Arguing in favor of cutting the corporate tax rate, the
Reform taxes to stop slick corporate accounting: #tellusatoday
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 16 minutes ago
Letter to the editor: Arguing in favor of cutting the corporate tax rate, the Editorial Board throws domestic corporations under the bus. It ignores the Tax Policy Center report explaining that 75% of U.S. corporate stock is held by tax-exempt... Read more
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express
National Grid accused of 'RIPPING OFF' customers after revealing yearly profitsEXCLUSIVE: NATIONAL Grid was last night accused of “ripping off” millions of
National Grid accused of 'RIPPING OFF' customers after revealing yearly profits
express / Posted 17 minutes ago
EXCLUSIVE: NATIONAL Grid was last night accused of “ripping off” millions of households after revealing extortionate yearly profits. John Pettigrew replaced Steve... Read more
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The Star
Wanda Group offers record price to privatise property unitSHANGHAI: Chinese billionaire Wang Jianlin's Dalian Wanda Group Co is offering
Wanda Group offers record price to privatise property unit
The Star / Posted 19 minutes ago
SHANGHAI: Chinese billionaire Wang Jianlin's Dalian Wanda Group Co is offering HK$34.5bil (US$4.4bil) to buy out its Hong Kong-listed property unit in the biggest take-private deal on the exchange ever, as it seeks a higher valuation for the business... Read more
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The Star
Tanjung Offshore ventures into education and trainingKUALA LUMPUR: Tanjung Offshore Bhd has signed a memorandum of understanding (Mo
Tanjung Offshore ventures into education and training
The Star / Posted 19 minutes ago
KUALA LUMPUR: Tanjung Offshore Bhd has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Hills Education Group (HEG) to venture into education and training. The joint venture combines Tanjung Offshore’s business expertise and HEG’s vast education... Read more
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The Star
Maybank still an ‘add’ despite slower Q1MALAYAN BANKING BHD By CIMB Research Rating: Add Target price: RM10.60 CIMB
Maybank still an ‘add’ despite slower Q1
The Star / Posted 19 minutes ago
MALAYAN BANKING BHD By CIMB Research Rating: Add Target price: RM10.60 CIMB Research said Maybank’s net profit for its first quarter this year was below expectations at 20% of CIMB’s full year forecast and 21% of consensus estimate due to the... Read more
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