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£1.2bn buy-let tax boost before stamp duty rise£1.2bn buy-to-let tax boost before stamp duty rise THE taxman has grabbed a re
£1.2bn buy-let tax boost before stamp duty rise
express / Posted moments ago
£1.2bn buy-to-let tax boost before stamp duty rise THE taxman has grabbed a record £1.2billion in stamp duty in one month on the back of a buy-to-let stampede. A record £1.2billion in stamp duty was collected in one month due to buy-to-let... Read more
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The Star
Bursa highlights for Wed, May 25On Wednesday, the KLCI closed higher by 5.12 points or 0.31% to 1,630.96. Decli
Bursa highlights for Wed, May 25
The Star / Posted a minute ago
On Wednesday, the KLCI closed higher by 5.12 points or 0.31% to 1,630.96. Decliners beat advancers five to three with 510 losers to 302 gainers, and 360 counters were unchanged. * Sime Darby Property Singapore Ltd, an indirect unit of Sime Darby... Read more
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The Star
S&P 500 ascends 2% in two days (Closing update)On Wednesday, the Dow Jones industrial average added 0.82% to end at 17,851.51
S&P 500 ascends 2% in two days (Closing update)
The Star / Posted 2 minutes ago
On Wednesday, the Dow Jones industrial average added 0.82% to end at 17,851.51 points and the S&P 500 gained 0.7% to 2,090.54. The Reuters photo shows Grupo Supervielle CEO Julio Patricio Supervielle smiling on the floor of the New York Stock... Read more
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Market Watch
When do markets close for Memorial Day?Financial markets in the U.S. will be closed on Monday for the observance of Me
When do markets close for Memorial Day?
Market Watch / Posted 2 minutes ago
Financial markets in the U.S. will be closed on Monday for the observance of Memorial Day, in honor of men and women who died while serving in the U.S. military. The stock and bond market will remain closed, while trading in all Globex contracts... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
More Pa. Gas Stations Can Sell BeerThe Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board is granting nine more licenses to busines
More Pa. Gas Stations Can Sell Beer
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 2 minutes ago
The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board is granting nine more licenses to businesses that sell gasoline. It's the latest step in loosening the hold on beer sales by bars and beer distributors. The Liquor Control Board's vote Wednesday is the first... Read more
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Market Watch
This Shakespeare First Folio rarity sells for $2.8 millionWilliam Shakespeare is making $3.50 a word — 400 years after he died. A first
This Shakespeare First Folio rarity sells for $2.8 million
Market Watch / Posted 2 minutes ago
William Shakespeare is making $3.50 a word — 400 years after he died. A first edition of the Bard’s complete plays just sold in London for $2.8 million. The so-called First Folio, published by his friends in 1623, contains 36 plays and (very... Read more
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Market Watch
Takata seeks cash infusion and restructuring as air-bag recall costs balloonTakata Corp. hired restructuring bankers to seek a cash infusion and negotiate
Takata seeks cash infusion and restructuring as air-bag recall costs balloon
Market Watch / Posted 2 minutes ago
Takata Corp. hired restructuring bankers to seek a cash infusion and negotiate with auto makers on mushrooming costs from rupture-prone air bags linked to 11 deaths and more than 100 injuries globally. But the company, posting losses and with some... Read more
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Market Watch
Rotation into beaten-down sectors underpins stock rallyBeaten-down sectors are leading the charge in the recent stock-market rally, su
Rotation into beaten-down sectors underpins stock rally
Market Watch / Posted 2 minutes ago
Beaten-down sectors are leading the charge in the recent stock-market rally, suggesting that active managers are rotating heavily weighted, underperforming sectors, and that trend could continue as volumes remain low into the holiday weekend. Three... Read more
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Market Watch
Williams-Sonoma shares up 3% after revenue, earnings beatShares of Williams-Sonoma Inc. WSM, +2.40% rose more than 3% late Wednesday as
Williams-Sonoma shares up 3% after revenue, earnings beat
Market Watch / Posted 2 minutes ago
Shares of Williams-Sonoma Inc. WSM, +2.40% rose more than 3% late Wednesday as the retailer beat first-quarter earnings and sales expectations. Williams-Sonoma said it earned $39.6 million, or 44 cents a share, in the quarter, compared with $44.8... Read more
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Market Watch
The Obamas next home and robot waitersHello, MarketWatchers: Personal FinanceObamas pick Kalorama mansion in D.C. as
The Obamas next home and robot waiters
Market Watch / Posted 2 minutes ago
Hello, MarketWatchers: Personal FinanceObamas pick Kalorama mansion in D.C. as home post-White House A robot will take your order now Secrets of the Dow Jones Industrials Airline CEO: The new way airlines will soon be charging you fees An... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Protesters rally ahead of McDonald's shareholders' meetingOAK BROOK, Ill. (AP) � Protesters rallied outside a McDonald's for higher wage,
Protesters rally ahead of McDonald's shareholders' meeting
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 2 minutes ago
OAK BROOK, Ill. (AP) � Protesters rallied outside a McDonald's for higher wage, and the company says employees at its headquarters were working from home Wednesday ahead of more planned demonstrations tied to its annual shareholders' meeting. The... Read more
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Market Watch
Russian sentenced over spy plan that included high-frequency trading plotA Russian banker had some ideas on how to foster instability at the NYSE. A ba
Russian sentenced over spy plan that included high-frequency trading plot
Market Watch / Posted 2 minutes ago
A Russian banker had some ideas on how to foster instability at the NYSE. A banker was sentenced by a federal court to 30 months in prison for conspiring to work for Russia, in a plot that included an attempt to find out more about the ability of... Read more
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Market Watch
Puerto Rico bill would allow probe into sales of bondsHouse lawmakers moved Wednesday to allow an investigation into sales and market
Puerto Rico bill would allow probe into sales of bonds
Market Watch / Posted 2 minutes ago
House lawmakers moved Wednesday to allow an investigation into sales and marketing practices of Puerto Rican bonds, as part of broader legislation designed to address the island’s debt crisis. An amendment offered by Reps. Garret Graves, a Louisiana... Read more
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Market Watch
Shareholders reject climate-change stress tests for Chevron, ExxonShareholders at Exxon Mobil Corp. and Chevron Corp. narrowly voted down resolut
Shareholders reject climate-change stress tests for Chevron, Exxon
Market Watch / Posted 2 minutes ago
Shareholders at Exxon Mobil Corp. and Chevron Corp. narrowly voted down resolutions calling for stress tests to determine the risk that efforts to curb climate change pose to their businesses. Despite the defeat, the proposals drew more support than... Read more
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Market Watch
NetApp shares drop as earnings, outlook miss Street viewNetApp Inc. NTAP, +1.23% shares sank in the extended session Wednesday after th
NetApp shares drop as earnings, outlook miss Street view
Market Watch / Posted 2 minutes ago
NetApp Inc. NTAP, +1.23% shares sank in the extended session Wednesday after the data-storage systems and services company's earnings and outlook fell below Wall Street estimates. NetApp shares dropped 7.1% to $23.70 after hours. The company reported... Read more
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Market Watch
NetApp reports loss, weak profit guidanceNetApp Inc. swung to a fourth-quarter loss driven by a 10% revenue decline and
NetApp reports loss, weak profit guidance
Market Watch / Posted 2 minutes ago
NetApp Inc. swung to a fourth-quarter loss driven by a 10% revenue decline and $80 million in costs tied to the latest round of layoffs. For the current quarter, NetApp expects to make 34 cents to 39 cents a share in adjusted profit on $1.20 billion... Read more
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Market Watch
Edison International's CEO Theodore Craver to retireEdison International EIX, -0.20% late Wednesday said Theodore Craver Jr., chair
Edison International's CEO Theodore Craver to retire
Market Watch / Posted 2 minutes ago
Edison International EIX, -0.20% late Wednesday said Theodore Craver Jr., chairman, president and chief executive officer of Edison International, is retiring on Sept. 30, 2016. Craver's retirement is in keeping with the company's practice of its... Read more
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Market Watch
Calvin Klein parent PVH shares rally on earnings beat, outlookPVH Corp. PVH, +0.91% shares rallied in the extended session Wednesday after th
Calvin Klein parent PVH shares rally on earnings beat, outlook
Market Watch / Posted 2 minutes ago
PVH Corp. PVH, +0.91% shares rallied in the extended session Wednesday after the clothing-brands company topped Wall Street estimates for the quarter and raised its outlook for the year. PVH shares surged 6.8% to $95.96 after hours. The Calvin Klein... Read more
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The Irish Times
Bank governor warns insurers against chasing riskier assetsCentral Bank governor Philip Lane said Europe needs more co-ordination on prote
Bank governor warns insurers against chasing riskier assets
The Irish Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
Central Bank governor Philip Lane said Europe needs more co-ordination on protection schemes for insurance customers in the event of a firm failing. His comments come as Irish insurers face the cost of the collapse of Malta-regulated Setanta... Read more
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The Irish Times
Europe shares up after fresh debt relief deal for Greeceyesterday as banks were buoyed by progress on talks towards securing a debt rel
Europe shares up after fresh debt relief deal for Greece
The Irish Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
yesterday as banks were buoyed by progress on talks towards securing a debt relief deal for Greece, while energy shares rose after a rally in oil. Banking stocks rose across Europe after euro zone finance ministers unblocked €10.3 billion of new... Read more
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Salon.com
Protesters rally ahead of McDonald’s shareholders’ meetingOAK BROOK, Ill. (AP) — Protesters rallied outside a McDonald’s for higher wage,
Protesters rally ahead of McDonald’s shareholders’ meeting
Salon.com / Posted 3 minutes ago
OAK BROOK, Ill. (AP) — Protesters rallied outside a McDonald’s for higher wage, and the company says employees at its headquarters were working from home Wednesday ahead of more planned demonstrations tied to its annual shareholders’ meeting. The... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
New superstore coming to your suburbPOCO furniture, hardware, whitegoods: Could this chain become Australia’s next
New superstore coming to your suburb
Daily Telegraph / Posted 5 minutes ago
POCO furniture, hardware, whitegoods: Could this chain become Australia’s next big box retailer? | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on this website SearchUse keywords to search content on this... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Condoms, massage oil debated at Galveston Commissioners CourtGALVESTON, Texas - The Galveston County Commissioners Court voted Tuesday to th
Condoms, massage oil debated at Galveston Commissioners Court
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 6 minutes ago
GALVESTON, Texas - The Galveston County Commissioners Court voted Tuesday to throw away several unopened items in the county's possession. Such a vote might not normally get a lot of attention, but this one is because of the nature of some of the... Read more
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Accounting Today
Generational Viewpoint: Remaining RelevantThis edition of Generational Viewpoints features two individuals from WellsCole
Generational Viewpoint: Remaining Relevant
Accounting Today / Posted 7 minutes ago
This edition of Generational Viewpoints features two individuals from WellsColeman, a 34-employee firm located in Richmond, Va. We asked Generation X managing partner George Forsythe, born in 1974, and Millennial CPA Rachel Cassidy, born in 1991, to... Read more
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Business Standard India
Corporate India runs at two speedsThe two years of Bharatiya Janata Party rule hasn’t made much difference to the
Corporate India runs at two speeds
Business Standard India / Posted 8 minutes ago
The two years of Bharatiya Janata Party rule hasn’t made much difference to the financial fortunes of corporate India. Revenues, operating profit and net profit of the 865 companies that have declared their financial results for the March quarter... Read more
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Business Standard India
Naik successor to take charge in Oct 2017After two years of NDA rule, company continues to view outlook as cautiously op
Naik successor to take charge in Oct 2017
Business Standard India / Posted 8 minutes ago
After two years of NDA rule, company continues to view outlook as cautiously optimistic L&T executive chairman A M Naik on Wednesday reiterated that his successor will be in place from October next year. To a... Read more
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Business Standard India
Bajaj Auto net up on bike sales growthTwo-wheeler manufacturer Bajaj Auto reported a 29 per cent increase in net prof
Bajaj Auto net up on bike sales growth
Business Standard India / Posted 8 minutes ago
Two-wheeler manufacturer Bajaj Auto reported a 29 per cent increase in net profit for the quarter ended March 31, 2016, riding on a 12 per cent growth in motorcycle sales and benign raw material prices. The firm’s profit jumped 30 per cent to a... Read more
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Business Standard India
L&T profit rises 19%, beats Street estimatesEngineering and infrastructure major Larsen & Toubro’s net profit for the quart
L&T profit rises 19%, beats Street estimates
Business Standard India / Posted 8 minutes ago
Engineering and infrastructure major Larsen & Toubro’s net profit for the quarter ended March rose to Rs 2,454 crore, up 19 per cent from the Rs 2,070 crore during the corresponding quarter a year before. Exceptional income of Rs 43 crore helped... Read more
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Business Standard India
Apple's India pie needs local flavourTech giant allowed to set up fully owned shops, with 30% local sourcing like ev
Apple's India pie needs local flavour
Business Standard India / Posted 9 minutes ago
Tech giant allowed to set up fully owned shops, with 30% local sourcing like everyone else Close on the heels Apple Inc Chief Executive Officer Tim Cook’s visit, the tech giant has got the green light to set up... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Bossio sets focus on rural municipality issuesThere are three key areas surrounding the growth of rural communities says a lo
Bossio sets focus on rural municipality issues
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 9 minutes ago
There are three key areas surrounding the growth of rural communities says a local MP. “The first is digital infrastructure,” said Mike Bossio, MP for Hastings—Lennox and Addington, in a telephone interview on Wednesday. “The second is how do we... Read more
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