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CTV News
B.C. property tax could spark trade war with U.S., China: expertVICTORIA -- A Canadian trade expert says British Columbia's new 15 per cent pro
B.C. property tax could spark trade war with U.S., China: expert
CTV News / Posted moments ago
VICTORIA -- A Canadian trade expert says British Columbia's new 15 per cent property transfer tax on foreign homebuyers could spark trade wars with China and the United States. Trade lawyer Barry Appleton says the B.C. legislation is likely to face... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
STOCKS GO NOWHERE: Here's what you need to knowMarkets saw another relatively boring day, much like the rest of the week. Sto
STOCKS GO NOWHERE: Here's what you need to know
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 3 minutes ago
Markets saw another relatively boring day, much like the rest of the week. Stocks fell early in the morning, bounced up around noon, and, ultimately, finished the day mixed, but little changed. Let's head to the scoreboard: WTI Crude oil: $41.45... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Rumors are flying that ClassPass' CEO is stepping down — here's what's really happeningThere's a rumor going around that ClassPass, a Google-backed fitness scheduling
Rumors are flying that ClassPass' CEO is stepping down — here's what's really happening
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 3 minutes ago
There's a rumor going around that ClassPass, a Google-backed fitness scheduling startup, is getting a new CEO. In the wake of recent price increases, fears of a growth slowdown, and the company's changing operational requirements, some tech insiders... Read more
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Japan Today
Rakuten invests in digital content provider getAbstract AG ‹ Japan TodayRakuten Inc has agreed to acquire a substantial minority stake in getAbstract A
Rakuten invests in digital content provider getAbstract AG ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 4 minutes ago
Rakuten Inc has agreed to acquire a substantial minority stake in getAbstract AG, the global leader in compressed digital content. getAbstract was founded in 1999 by Thomas Bergen and Patrick Brigger with the mission to create the world’s largest... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
3 Walmart workers face manslaughter charge in death of shoplifting suspectNathan Higgins, 35; Crucelis Nunez, 23; and Ruandall Tooko, 58. (Lakeland Polic
3 Walmart workers face manslaughter charge in death of shoplifting suspect
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 4 minutes ago
Nathan Higgins, 35; Crucelis Nunez, 23; and Ruandall Tooko, 58. (Lakeland Police Department.) LAKELAND, Fla. – Three Walmart employees have been charged with manslaughter in the death of a suspected shoplifter. Police say Kenneth Wisham, 64, tried... Read more
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Japan Today
Sony's first-quarter profit falls 74% ‹ Japan TodaySony Corp’s fiscal first-quarter profit plunged 74% to 21.2 billion yen ($205 m
Sony's first-quarter profit falls 74% ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 4 minutes ago
Sony Corp’s fiscal first-quarter profit plunged 74% to 21.2 billion yen ($205 million), as earnings were hammered by a strong yen and lagging smartphone sales, and a quake in southwestern Japan that disrupted its camera parts and semiconductor... Read more
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New Kerala
US dollar slumps on weak GDP report - newkerala.com #97727New York, July 30 : The US dollar declined against other major peers on Friday
US dollar slumps on weak GDP report - newkerala.com #97727
New Kerala / Posted 4 minutes ago
New York, July 30 : The US dollar declined against other major peers on Friday after data showed the country's second quarter economic growth came in worse than expected. In late New York trading, the euro rose to $1.1166 from $1.1073 in the... Read more
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Japan Today
Japan to upgrade Patriot batteries for 2020 Olympics ‹ Japan TodayJapan is upgrading its Patriot PAC-3 missile defense system in time for the 202
Japan to upgrade Patriot batteries for 2020 Olympics ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 4 minutes ago
Japan is upgrading its Patriot PAC-3 missile defense system in time for the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games, adding range and accuracy needed to intercept more advanced North Korean ballistic missiles, four sources with knowledge of the plan said. The move... Read more
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Japan Today
JAL's three-month profit more than halves ‹ Japan TodayJapan Airlines said Friday its three-month net profit more than halved as savin
JAL's three-month profit more than halves ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 4 minutes ago
Japan Airlines said Friday its three-month net profit more than halved as savings from a decline in fuel costs could not make up for weak travel demand at home and abroad. Falling oil prices have helped the carrier’s bottom line—fuel is often an... Read more
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Japan Today
Mizuho's first-quarter profit slides 16% ‹ Japan TodayMizuho Financial Group, Japan’s second-largest lender, said its first-quarter p
Mizuho's first-quarter profit slides 16% ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 4 minutes ago
Mizuho Financial Group, Japan’s second-largest lender, said its first-quarter profit dropped 16 percent, as the country’s negative interest rates hit income from loans and investments while failing to stoke broader borrowing. Mizuho said on Friday... Read more
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The News-Times
Stocks close mostly higher, helped by technology, oiliPhone 5s 16GB Prepaid Straight Talk Phone for $149 + free... Panasonic 50" 4K
Stocks close mostly higher, helped by technology, oil
The News-Times / Posted 5 minutes ago
iPhone 5s 16GB Prepaid Straight Talk Phone for $149 + free... Panasonic 50" 4K WiFi LED LCD UHD Smart TV for $400 + free... Kingsford Charcoal Water Smoker for $34 + pickup at Walmart Attwood Power Guard 27 Car Battery Box for $5 + pickup at... Read more
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Adelaide Now
First-time buyers eye investment propertiesHOUSE price growth is one of the driving forces when buyers make their debut on
First-time buyers eye investment properties
Adelaide Now / Posted 7 minutes ago
HOUSE price growth is one of the driving forces when buyers make their debut on the property market. While property prices continue to soar in Sydney and Melbourne and steady growth continues in most other capital cities, affordability remains the... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Dollar slides on US GDP, Japan bonds fallWeak US economic growth data knocked down the dollar and yields on US governmen
Dollar slides on US GDP, Japan bonds fall
Adelaide Now / Posted 7 minutes ago
Weak US economic growth data knocked down the dollar and yields on US government debt, while Japanese government bond yields rose the most in eight years after investors reacted coolly to the Bank of Japan's latest effort to boost the economy. The... Read more
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RTE News
AIB and BoI come out among worst in EU stress testTwo of Ireland's main banks came out among the worst in a European Union stress
AIB and BoI come out among worst in EU stress test
RTE News / Posted 9 minutes ago
Two of Ireland's main banks came out among the worst in a European Union stress test aimed at cleaning up balance sheets to boost the flow of credit to the bloc's economy. AIB and Bank of Ireland ranked among the worst out of 51 lenders across the... Read more
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asianage
Warren Buffett loses 3rd rich slot to Jeff BezosBill Gates, Jeff Bezos and Warren Buffett Jeff Bezos, the founder and CEO of A
Warren Buffett loses 3rd rich slot to Jeff Bezos
asianage / Posted 12 minutes ago
Bill Gates, Jeff Bezos and Warren Buffett Jeff Bezos, the founder and CEO of Amazon.com Inc, has become the world’s third-richest person as of the market close for the first time, Forbes magazine said, passing Warren Buffett, the chairman and chief... Read more
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asianage
Tax returns deadline extendedThe government on Friday extended the last date for filing income-tax return to
Tax returns deadline extended
asianage / Posted 12 minutes ago
The government on Friday extended the last date for filing income-tax return to August 5 due to bank strike and disturbances in Jammu and Kashmir. Earlier the last date of filing of income tax return was July 31. As far as Jammu and Kashmir is... Read more
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asianage
Flipkart to fire 700 employeesIndia’s largest e-commerce player Flipkart is sacking at least 700 employees, o
Flipkart to fire 700 employees
asianage / Posted 12 minutes ago
India’s largest e-commerce player Flipkart is sacking at least 700 employees, or over 3 per cent of its workforce, as it looks to cut cost to compete with rivals like Amazon and Snapdeal. Flipkart is asking “under-performing” employees to either... Read more
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asianage
Sebi proposes to relax rules for startupsTo encourage listing of start-ups, Sebi on Friday proposed an easier framework
Sebi proposes to relax rules for startups
asianage / Posted 12 minutes ago
To encourage listing of start-ups, Sebi on Friday proposed an easier framework that allows more investor categories, relaxed shareholding norms and reduced trading lot amount. In this regard, the markets regulator has mooted changes to the framework... Read more
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Herald Sun
First-time buyers eye investment propertiesHOUSE price growth is one of the driving forces when buyers make their debut on
First-time buyers eye investment properties
Herald Sun / Posted 12 minutes ago
HOUSE price growth is one of the driving forces when buyers make their debut on the property market. While property prices continue to soar in Sydney and Melbourne and steady growth continues in most other capital cities, affordability remains the... Read more
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Herald Sun
Dollar slides on US GDP, Japan bonds fallWeak US economic growth data knocked down the dollar and yields on US governmen
Dollar slides on US GDP, Japan bonds fall
Herald Sun / Posted 13 minutes ago
Weak US economic growth data knocked down the dollar and yields on US government debt, while Japanese government bond yields rose the most in eight years after investors reacted coolly to the Bank of Japan's latest effort to boost the economy. The... Read more
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The Courier Mail
First-time buyers eye investment propertiesHOUSE price growth is one of the driving forces when buyers make their debut on
First-time buyers eye investment properties
The Courier Mail / Posted 13 minutes ago
HOUSE price growth is one of the driving forces when buyers make their debut on the property market. While property prices continue to soar in Sydney and Melbourne and steady growth continues in most other capital cities, affordability remains the... Read more
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Weekly Times
Dollar slides on US GDP, Japan bonds fallWeak US economic growth data knocked down the dollar and yields on US governmen
Dollar slides on US GDP, Japan bonds fall
Weekly Times / Posted 13 minutes ago
Weak US economic growth data knocked down the dollar and yields on US government debt, while Japanese government bond yields rose the most in eight years after investors reacted coolly to the Bank of Japan's latest effort to boost the economy. The... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Dollar slides on US GDP, Japan bonds fallWeak US economic growth data knocked down the dollar and yields on US governmen
Dollar slides on US GDP, Japan bonds fall
The Courier Mail / Posted 14 minutes ago
Weak US economic growth data knocked down the dollar and yields on US government debt, while Japanese government bond yields rose the most in eight years after investors reacted coolly to the Bank of Japan's latest effort to boost the economy. The... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
‘Earning for Learning’ starts Friday at The Mall at Johnson CityFor the 12th year The Mall at Johnson City is holding its “Earning for Learning
‘Earning for Learning’ starts Friday at The Mall at Johnson City
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 14 minutes ago
For the 12th year The Mall at Johnson City is holding its “Earning for Learning” campaign. For every dollar you spend, you will earn points and you can give those points to your favorite school. The top five schools with the most points will receive... Read more
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Reuters
Chicago deficit narrows despite pension uncertainty-city analysisAn aerial view shows the skyline and lakefront of Chicago, Illinois, August 14,
Chicago deficit narrows despite pension uncertainty-city analysis
Reuters / Posted 15 minutes ago
An aerial view shows the skyline and lakefront of Chicago, Illinois, August 14, 2014. CHICAGO Chicago’s budget deficit could reach a 10-year low next year despite unresolved funding questions for its largest and most underfunded pension system,... Read more
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Reuters
Unicredit says to assess with regulator necessary measuresPeople carrying umbrellas pass a Bank Austria branch office in Vienna, Austria,
Unicredit says to assess with regulator necessary measures
Reuters / Posted 15 minutes ago
People carrying umbrellas pass a Bank Austria branch office in Vienna, Austria, May 12, 2016. MILAN Italian bank UniCredit (CRDI.MI) said on Friday it would work with European Central Bank supervisors to assess what it needed to do after industry... Read more
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Reuters
'Sell everything,' DoubleLine's Gundlach saysJeffrey Gundlach, founder of DoubleLine Capital, speaks at the Sohn Investment
'Sell everything,' DoubleLine's Gundlach says
Reuters / Posted 15 minutes ago
Jeffrey Gundlach, founder of DoubleLine Capital, speaks at the Sohn Investment Conference in New York City, U.S. May 4, 2016. NEW YORK Jeffrey Gundlach, the chief executive of DoubleLine Capital, said on Friday that many asset classes look frothy... Read more
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Reuters
Euro zone bank sector better equipped to handle stress: ECBEuropean Central Bank headquarters are pictured in Frankfurt, Germany, July 21,
Euro zone bank sector better equipped to handle stress: ECB
Reuters / Posted 15 minutes ago
European Central Bank headquarters are pictured in Frankfurt, Germany, July 21, 2016. FRANKFURT The euro zone's biggest banks would fare better in case of stress than two years ago as they have amassed capital and made headway in fixing their... Read more
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CNBC
Wynn Resorts stumbles over Macau policy clampdownsInvestors wagering on Wynn Resorts' newest Macau property are finding that even
Wynn Resorts stumbles over Macau policy clampdowns
CNBC / Posted 15 minutes ago
Investors wagering on Wynn Resorts' newest Macau property are finding that even as the government supports development in the gambling region, it insists on a policy that could limit gaming-related growth. Macau, the only place where it is legal to... Read more
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Reuters
Stress test confirms French banks can resist severe shocks: central bankPARIS France's central bank said on Friday a stress test carried out by Europea
Stress test confirms French banks can resist severe shocks: central bank
Reuters / Posted 15 minutes ago
PARIS France's central bank said on Friday a stress test carried out by European Banking Authority (EBA), confirmed the resilience of the six French banking groups that were tested. Banque de France said the stress test showed that the banks,... Read more
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