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The Star
George Kent eyes jobs in UK and EuropePETALING JAYA: George Kent (M) Bhd is eyeing opportunities from the UK and Euro
George Kent eyes jobs in UK and Europe
The Star / Posted a minute ago
PETALING JAYA: George Kent (M) Bhd is eyeing opportunities from the UK and Europe to participate in rail road projects. Chairman Tan Sri Tan Kay Hock (pic) said that it was still in the early stages but hoped to secure some projects there. “It’s... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
LED: CSRA to bring 300 new jobs to Bossier CityAn information technology company that serves the federal government is expecte
LED: CSRA to bring 300 new jobs to Bossier City
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted a minute ago
An information technology company that serves the federal government is expected to bring 300 new jobs to Bossier City, according to Louisiana Economic Development. According to a statement released Thursday coinciding with Louisiana Gov. John Bel... Read more
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The Age
Top banker calls for clarity on British position on EU talksBarclays chairman John McFarlane called for stable and effective political lead
Top banker calls for clarity on British position on EU talks
The Age / Posted a minute ago
Barclays chairman John McFarlane called for stable and effective political leadership and clarity on what the UK wants from talks with the EU. Britain needs to build a new international model for financial services after its decision to quit the... Read more
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The Star
Chinese investors close to AC Milan stake buy - China DailySHANGHAI (Reuters) - Chinese investors are close to agreeing an 80 percent stak
Chinese investors close to AC Milan stake buy - China Daily
The Star / Posted a minute ago
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Chinese investors are close to agreeing an 80 percent stake buy in football club in AC Milan and will acquire the remaining 20 percent in the next two to three years, the China Daily newspaper reported on Friday. "Two parties... Read more
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The Star
UEM Sunrise, WCT and Jubilant abort RM3bil JVPETALING JAYA: UEM Sunrise Bhd has called off a joint venture (JV) with WCT Hol
UEM Sunrise, WCT and Jubilant abort RM3bil JV
The Star / Posted a minute ago
PETALING JAYA: UEM Sunrise Bhd has called off a joint venture (JV) with WCT Holdings Bhd and Jubilant Courtyard Sdn Bhd to develop a RM3bil township in Serendah, Selangor. “The parties have mutually agreed on June 30 to rescind the agreement in... Read more
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The Star
World Bank says Malaysian economy should pick up in 2017PETALING JAYA: The World Bank expects Malaysia’s economy to grow at a slower pa
World Bank says Malaysian economy should pick up in 2017
The Star / Posted a minute ago
PETALING JAYA: The World Bank expects Malaysia’s economy to grow at a slower pace in 2016 from a year ago before picking up slightly in 2017 to 2018 as s commodity prices recover and global economic growth improves. In its Economic Monitor Report,... Read more
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The Star
MCMC in talks with telcos for new spectrum fee pricingPETALING JAYA: The Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) is
MCMC in talks with telcos for new spectrum fee pricing
The Star / Posted a minute ago
PETALING JAYA: The Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) is said to be in advanced talks with the country’s four main telcos for the new spectrum fee pricing for the 900 megahertz (MHz) and 1,800MHz bands, according to MIDF... Read more
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The Star
EPF eyes substantial stake in MQREITPETALING JAYA: MRCB-Quill Real Estate Investment Trust (MQREIT) is placing out
EPF eyes substantial stake in MQREIT
The Star / Posted 2 minutes ago
PETALING JAYA: MRCB-Quill Real Estate Investment Trust (MQREIT) is placing out new units to parent Malaysian Resources Corp Bhd (MRCB) and the Employees Provident Fund (EPF) to raise funds for the RM640mil acquisition of Menara Shell in KL... Read more
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The Star
Bank Negara to counter any economic volatility following BrexitPETALING JAYA: Bank Negara is ready to take “proactive measures” to counter any
Bank Negara to counter any economic volatility following Brexit
The Star / Posted 2 minutes ago
PETALING JAYA: Bank Negara is ready to take “proactive measures” to counter any economic fallout arising from the UK’s decision to leave the European Union. The two-day global equity sell-off in the aftermath of last week’s Brexit vote had wiped... Read more
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The Star
CIMB Research starts coverage of Taliworks, target price RM1.75KUALA LUMPUR: CIMB Equities Research has initiated coverage of Taliworks with a
CIMB Research starts coverage of Taliworks, target price RM1.75
The Star / Posted 2 minutes ago
KUALA LUMPUR: CIMB Equities Research has initiated coverage of Taliworks with a realised net asset value based target price of RM1.75. The research house said on Friday that Taliworks has morphed into an operator of sizeable infrastructure... Read more
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The Star
CIMB Research retains Overweight on banksKUALA LUMPUR: CIMB Equities Research is retaining its Overweight call on banks,
CIMB Research retains Overweight on banks
The Star / Posted 2 minutes ago
KUALA LUMPUR: CIMB Equities Research is retaining its Overweight call on banks, premised on the potential re-rating catalyst of expected recovery in earnings per share (EPS) growth in 2016 and attractive valuation/dividend yields for most banks. “We... Read more
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The Star
Drinks company draws inspiration from Upin & Ipin brandPUTRAJAYA: Popular local animation characters Upin & Ipin are set to embark on
Drinks company draws inspiration from Upin & Ipin brand
The Star / Posted 2 minutes ago
PUTRAJAYA: Popular local animation characters Upin & Ipin are set to embark on a new adventure – their familiar faces will soon be on bottles of nutritional drinks. Its creator Les’ Copaque Production Sdn Bhd, through its subsidiary UI Trading Sdn... Read more
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The Star
Exchange rate for pound sterling moves closer to interbank ratePETALING JAYA: The retail currency exchange rate for pound sterling is moving c
Exchange rate for pound sterling moves closer to interbank rate
The Star / Posted 2 minutes ago
PETALING JAYA: The retail currency exchange rate for pound sterling is moving closer to the interbank rate. Malaysian Association of Money Services Business (MAMSB) president Ramasamy K. Veeran assured the public that licensed money changers and... Read more
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Market Watch
Zenefits slashes valuation in half to avoid investor lawsuitsEmbattled health-benefits broker Zenefits on Thursday said it struck a deal wit
Zenefits slashes valuation in half to avoid investor lawsuits
Market Watch / Posted 2 minutes ago
Embattled health-benefits broker Zenefits on Thursday said it struck a deal with some investors to cut its valuation by more than half to $2 billion, giving them additional shares in exchange for releasing the company of potential legal... Read more
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Salon.com
Nuts to that; Hershey rejects kiss from chocolate competitorNEW YORK (AP) — Hershey on Thursday rejected a takeover offer from Oreo maker M
Nuts to that; Hershey rejects kiss from chocolate competitor
Salon.com / Posted 3 minutes ago
NEW YORK (AP) — Hershey on Thursday rejected a takeover offer from Oreo maker Mondelez that would bring some of the world’s best known cookies and chocolates under one company. It confirmed receiving a preliminary offer from Mondelez for a mix of... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Upstate firms monitor Brexit fallout“BMW respects the British electorate’s vote to leave the EU,” said BMW Manufact
Upstate firms monitor Brexit fallout
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 3 minutes ago
“BMW respects the British electorate’s vote to leave the EU,” said BMW Manufacturing spokeswoman Sky Foster. “While it is clear there will now be a period of uncertainty, there will be no immediate change to our operations in the UK.” Last week’s... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Chicago City Sticker Grace Period EndsBeginning Friday, cars can be ticketed and fined immediately after their Chicag
Chicago City Sticker Grace Period Ends
NBC Chicago / Posted 5 minutes ago
Beginning Friday, cars can be ticketed and fined immediately after their Chicago City Vehicle sticker expires. The fine is $200, and a new ticket can be issued daily, beginning the day after a sticker expires. If a driver’s sticker expires on June... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Chicago's Tobacco-Buying Age Increases Friday“Thanks to our ongoing effort to shield our children from the harms of tobacco
Chicago's Tobacco-Buying Age Increases Friday
NBC Chicago / Posted 5 minutes ago
“Thanks to our ongoing effort to shield our children from the harms of tobacco products, youth smoking in Chicago is on the decline, helping people to lead healthier lives and live longer,” Emanuel said in a statement this week. “We have consistently... Read more
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Canberra Times
How the July 1 electricity price rises will affect youWhen Ivan returned to Sydney after a six-month study exchange in Copenhagen, he
How the July 1 electricity price rises will affect you
Canberra Times / Posted 5 minutes ago
When Ivan returned to Sydney after a six-month study exchange in Copenhagen, he noticed a few obvious differences between the cities. Gen-Y share houses face increased utility costs with power retailers set to raise prices by 10-11 per cent from... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Break up NAFTA? That’s crazy talk, even for Donald TrumpDonald Trump wants to fix things that aren’t broken. He’s calling for a bigger
Break up NAFTA? That’s crazy talk, even for Donald Trump
Dallas Morning News / Posted 5 minutes ago
Donald Trump wants to fix things that aren’t broken. He’s calling for a bigger, badder border wall even though illegal immigration from Mexico is at the lowest level since the 1970s. Temporary work visas also are below the 2007 peak and many Texas... Read more
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Business Standard India
Today's picks- 1 July 2016Target: NA Stop-long positions at 8,250. Stop-short positions at 8,400. Big mov
Today's picks- 1 July 2016
Business Standard India / Posted 8 minutes ago
Target: NA Stop-long positions at 8,250. Stop-short positions at 8,400. Big moves could go till 8,200, 8,450. A long 8,400c (100), short 8,500c (62) would gain 10-15 if the futures hits 8,400. BANK NIFTYCurrent: 17,935 (futures: 18,008) Stop-loss... Read more
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Garden City News
Recognized for community serviceHempstead Town Receiver of Taxes Donald X. Clavin, Jr. (center) receives a plaq
Recognized for community service
Garden City News / Posted 10 minutes ago
Hempstead Town Receiver of Taxes Donald X. Clavin, Jr. (center) receives a plaque for his outstanding leadership and community service from the South Asian Doctors Association. Also pictured are: Dr. Abhay Malhotra, Dr. Rakesh Dua, Dr. Vaijinath... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Fireworks tips to help keep you safe on July 4 weekendPetal still on track to being safest cityPetal still on track to being safest c
Fireworks tips to help keep you safe on July 4 weekend
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 10 minutes ago
Petal still on track to being safest cityPetal still on track to being safest city City of Petal. Source: WDAM Petal is continuing the trend of being one of the safest cities in the state. Petal is continuing the trend of being one of the safest... Read more
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The Advocate
Rocky state budget to hold steady — for now — after state panel recognizes new dollarsThe state’s operating budget for the fiscal year that begins Friday is balanced
Rocky state budget to hold steady — for now — after state panel recognizes new dollars
The Advocate / Posted 11 minutes ago
The state’s operating budget for the fiscal year that begins Friday is balanced for the time being. By mid-August, however, the state could be short a couple hundred million dollars because of lackluster tax collections. State government also may... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
Obama quickly signs Puerto Rico financial rescue billPuerto Rico faces a $2 billion debt payment due Friday that includes those gene
Obama quickly signs Puerto Rico financial rescue bill
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 14 minutes ago
Puerto Rico faces a $2 billion debt payment due Friday that includes those general obligation bonds. Gov. Alejandro Garcia Padilla previously said the government did not have enough money to make those payments. Garcia also signed executive orders... Read more
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Boston Globe
Stocks continue to rebound99 cents a week for the first 4 weeks Investors remained in a buying mood Thur
Stocks continue to rebound
Boston Globe / Posted 14 minutes ago
99 cents a week for the first 4 weeks Investors remained in a buying mood Thursday, driving US stocks broadly higher a third day in a row. The gains added to the market’s rebound from the brief but steep slump that followed Britain’s vote last week... Read more
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Boston Globe
Appeals court nixes $7.25B credit card swipe fee settlementNEW YORK — A $7.25 billion settlement between merchants and Visa Inc. and Maste
Appeals court nixes $7.25B credit card swipe fee settlement
Boston Globe / Posted 14 minutes ago
NEW YORK — A $7.25 billion settlement between merchants and Visa Inc. and MasterCard Inc. over credit card transaction fees was rejected Thursday by a federal appeals court, a ruling praised by a retail trade association as a victory for... Read more
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Boston Globe
Budget watchdog warns of ‘precarious financial position’A top, nonpartisan Beacon Hill watchdog says the $39.1 billion budget enacted b
Budget watchdog warns of ‘precarious financial position’
Boston Globe / Posted 14 minutes ago
A top, nonpartisan Beacon Hill watchdog says the $39.1 billion budget enacted by Massachusetts lawmakers Thursday will “leave the state in a precarious financial position” in part due to low-balling how many poor people will use taxpayer-funded... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Report: Office market races to add supply; Commonwealth Building sells for $69 millionResponding to years of constrained supply, the Portland area is on pace to add
Report: Office market races to add supply; Commonwealth Building sells for $69 million
OregonLive.com / Posted 17 minutes ago
Responding to years of constrained supply, the Portland area is on pace to add 1.6 million square feet of new office space this year, according to the latest quarterly report from commercial real estate firm Jones Lang LaSalle. That's more than three... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Fixing interest rates may pay offHOME loan interest rates are continuing to fall but despite this some experts a
Fixing interest rates may pay off
Adelaide Now / Posted 17 minutes ago
HOME loan interest rates are continuing to fall but despite this some experts are saying now could be the perfect time to fix. The Reserve Bank dropped the cash rate to a record low of 1.75 per cent in May and, with the potential for more cuts on... Read more
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