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WA Today
ASX wilts as BlueScope shares torchedShares suffered a dour start to the trading week as BlueScope Steel became this
WA Today / Posted 2 minutes ago
Shares suffered a dour start to the trading week as BlueScope Steel became this earnings season's latest victim, while selling in bluechips Telstra and CSL also weighed on the ASX. The benchmark S&P/ASX 200 index fell 21 points, or 0.4 per cent, to... Read more
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The Hindu
India to raise visa issue in trade policy meetThe Centre will, during the India-U.S. Trade Policy Forum (TPF) meeting likely
The Hindu / Posted 8 minutes ago
The Centre will, during the India-U.S. Trade Policy Forum (TPF) meeting likely in October, raise Indian industry’s concerns over the U.S. visa ‘curbs’ and the ‘delay’ in inking a bilateral social security pact (or totalisation agreement). In the TPF... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Bigger site plan for established businessAN established business has planned to build a larger site to expand into. App
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 9 minutes ago
AN established business has planned to build a larger site to expand into. Applicant Nationwide Marquee Hire Ltd has submitted plans to build a storage and disruption unit in Brunswick Street, Nelson. The business set up in 2002 and is currently... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
How California’s housing crisis happenedCalifornia’s high housing costs are driving poor and middle income people out o
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 9 minutes ago
California’s high housing costs are driving poor and middle income people out of their housing like never before. While some are fleeing coastal areas for cheaper living inland, others are leaving the state altogether. Homelessness is on the rise.... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Nearly $20 billion could help build 70,000 California affordable homes – but is it enough?Democratic state lawmakers aiming to ease California’s housing shortage say the
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 9 minutes ago
Democratic state lawmakers aiming to ease California’s housing shortage say they are focused on three bills they estimate would generate $20 billion for affordable housing development over the next five years and lead to 70,000 new low-income... Read more
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The Temasek Review
CPF investment risks have multiplied, better for PAP to return our CPF « Economics « Opinion « TR EMERITUSA few years ago, CPF fund manager, GIC, had already acknowledged global asset p
The Temasek Review / Posted 9 minutes ago
A few years ago, CPF fund manager, GIC, had already acknowledged global asset prices were overinflated. Yet, the government has been channeling additional billions in CPF into GIC. GIC expected market downturn years ago GIC had actually been... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Sempra Energy to buy Oncor for US$9.45 billion in cashREUTERS: Sempra Energy said it will buy power transmission company Oncor, 80 pe
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 minutes ago
REUTERS: Sempra Energy said it will buy power transmission company Oncor, 80 percent owned by Energy Future Holdings Corp, for US$9.45 billion in cash, resolving the Texas utility's long-standing bankruptcy case. San Diego-based Sempra expects to... Read more
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The News and Star
Energy network operators warned to improve customer service or face revenue cutsBritain's energy watchdog has warned electricity distribution network operators
The News and Star / Posted 13 minutes ago
Britain's energy watchdog has warned electricity distribution network operators they could have their revenue slashed if their customer service does not improve. Ofgem said on Monday that six electricity distribution network operators (DNOs) are... Read more
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NZCity
NZ dollar unmoved by Dunne election shockThe New Zealand dollar was slightly higher in a quiet start to the week as inve
NZCity / Posted 13 minutes ago
The New Zealand dollar was slightly higher in a quiet start to the week as investors look ahead to a meeting of the world's central bankers in Jackson Hole, Wyoming later this week. The kiwi traded at US73.16c as at 5pm in Wellington from 73.11 as... Read more
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The Star
Thai Q2 GDP growth fastest in over 4 yearsBANGKOK: Thailand’s economy capped a solid performance for South-East Asia in t
The Star / Posted 17 minutes ago
BANGKOK: Thailand’s economy capped a solid performance for South-East Asia in the second quarter, growing at its fastest clip in over four years thanks to strong exports - a common denominator for many countries still struggling to boost private... Read more
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The Irish Times
Weak pound sends more Irish consumers across the border for bargainsThe weak pound is driving a record numbers of consumers from the south to the n
The Irish Times / Posted 17 minutes ago
The weak pound is driving a record numbers of consumers from the south to the north this summer in search of a sterling bargain say some Northern Ireland businesses. Big ticket items including cars, household purchases and holidays are among the... Read more
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The Irish Times
Davy eyes 50% jump in Dalata share priceShares in hotel group Dalata could rise by as much as 50 per cent in the medium
The Irish Times / Posted 17 minutes ago
Shares in hotel group Dalata could rise by as much as 50 per cent in the medium-term if the group takes advantage of opportunities in the UK market, Davy Stockbrokers has said. The broker has given the Dublin-listed company an “outperform” rating,... Read more
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The Star
Malaysia’s economic fundamentals remain strong“I think we should lower down our expectation for the second half of this year,
The Star / Posted 18 minutes ago
“I think we should lower down our expectation for the second half of this year,” he said when asked on the economic growth. “If you look at analysts expectations, they are expecting a gross domestic product (GDP) of about 5% for 2017, which by... Read more
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The Star
Hong Kong property investors go trophy hunting in London despite BrexitLONDON: Chinese investment in London commercial property has more than trebled
The Star / Posted 18 minutes ago
LONDON: Chinese investment in London commercial property has more than trebled since before Britain voted to leave the European Union, most of it channelled through Hong Kong at a time of heightened political uncertainty in the former British... Read more
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The Star
China’s HNA boosts Dufry stakeHONG KONG: Chinese conglomerate HNA Group has completed the acquisition of a 16
The Star / Posted 18 minutes ago
HONG KONG: Chinese conglomerate HNA Group has completed the acquisition of a 16.2% stake in Swiss airport retailer Dufry AG from Singaporean sovereign funds GIC and Temasek, Dufry and HNA said on Monday. No value for the deal was given, but the... Read more
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News.com.au
$2.95m for South Morang homeThe property at 1 Old Plenty Rd, South Morang, fetched $2.95 million. NINE bid
News.com.au / Posted 20 minutes ago
The property at 1 Old Plenty Rd, South Morang, fetched $2.95 million. NINE bidders have pushed a South Morang property to a huge price for the outer northern suburb in its first sale since 1980. The 4049sq m property at 1 Old Plenty Rd fetched... Read more
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Scotsman
On the move: Latest appointments and promotionsXodus Group has appointed Enrico Salardi as its decommissioning director to lea
Scotsman / Posted 22 minutes ago
Xodus Group has appointed Enrico Salardi as its decommissioning director to lead the company’s experienced “decom division”, which was formed in 2015. Salardi has more than 20 years’ experience in the management of oil and gas assets. He joins Xodus... Read more
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Scotsman
Bill Jamieson: Is investing success due to luck or judgment?How much of success in the stock market is due to good luck rather than good ju
Scotsman / Posted 22 minutes ago
How much of success in the stock market is due to good luck rather than good judgment? Most of it, many would say. It is rare for funds and trusts to stay in the top slot for long. And success can come down to little more than happenstance: being in... Read more
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Scotsman
English water deals bonanza flows to Business StreamWater supplier Business Stream has revealed that it has secured £100 million in
Scotsman / Posted 22 minutes ago
Water supplier Business Stream has revealed that it has secured £100 million in new customer contracts since the opening of the English non-domestic water market in April this year. The Edinburgh-headquartered commercial division of Scottish Water,... Read more
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Business Standard India
PC Jeweller hits fresh high, stock soars 53% in one monthThe management believes that a growing shift towards organized retail post gove
Business Standard India / Posted 24 minutes ago
The management believes that a growing shift towards organized retail post government initiatives such as demonetization, implementation of Goods and Service Tax (GST) etc, new product launches, and aggressive store expansion (30 new stores in FY18E,... Read more
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Income Investors
OHI Stock: Collect Rising Payouts from This 8.1% Yielder iStock.com/graffoto8 A High-Yield Stock That Offers Quarterly Payout Increase
Income Investors / Posted 30 minutes ago
iStock.com/graffoto8 A High-Yield Stock That Offers Quarterly Payout Increases In today’s market, a high-yield stock is usually the result of one of the following two scenarios: terrible... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
CommSec: Market Close 21 Aug 17 Soft start to the week for the local share marketThe local share market has added to Friday’s decline, falling by 0.4 percent to
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 31 minutes ago
The local share market has added to Friday’s decline, falling by 0.4 percent today to 5,725. The market was held back by falls from the banks, telcos and healthcare stocks, while gains from the energy sector helped to limit the losses.... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Renovator attracts 30 bidders at auctionLOCAL, interstate and overseas buyers fought tooth and nail for this Unley reno
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 31 minutes ago
LOCAL, interstate and overseas buyers fought tooth and nail for this Unley renovator which sold for an impressive $1.15 million at auction on Saturday. Thirty registered bidders went head-to-head to secure the three-bedroom, Bluestone Villa at 33... Read more
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asianage
Consumer Confidence dips in Apr-Jun amid concerns regarding job securityNew Delhi: Consumer confidence in India declined in the second quarter of this
asianage / Posted 37 minutes ago
New Delhi: Consumer confidence in India declined in the second quarter of this year amid concerns regarding job security and lower optimism on employment prospects, says market insight firm Nielsen. Besides, cautionary spending by consumers towards... Read more
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asianage
Essar Oil completes sale of India assets to Rosneft for USD 12.9 billionMumbai: The Ruias-run Essar Oil on Monday announced the completion of sale of i
asianage / Posted 37 minutes ago
Mumbai: The Ruias-run Essar Oil on Monday announced the completion of sale of its India assets to the Russian government controlled Rosneft-led consortium for USD 12.9 billion. The deal comes more than 10 months after it was announced on October 15... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Bright Future Awaits Tanga Port Ahead of Oil PipelineTanga — TANGA Port looks forward to a bright future, projecting to serve over f
AllAfrica.com / Posted 37 minutes ago
Tanga — TANGA Port looks forward to a bright future, projecting to serve over five times the current consignment as a result of planned implementation of various construction projects, citing industries and Hoima-Tanga crude oil pipeline. Currently,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'How Buhari's Broadcast Will Raise or Crash Economy'President Muhammadu Buhari arriving at the Abuja airport. By Chijioke Nelson a
AllAfrica.com / Posted 38 minutes ago
President Muhammadu Buhari arriving at the Abuja airport. By Chijioke Nelson and Ayodele Afolabi Lagos and Ado-Ekiti — Financial market operators and investors, both local and international, are waiting anxiously to take dramatic investment... Read more
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News.com.au
Renovator attracts 30 bidders at auction33 Palmerston Rd, Unley. LOCAL, interstate and overseas buyers fought tooth an
News.com.au / Posted 40 minutes ago
33 Palmerston Rd, Unley. LOCAL, interstate and overseas buyers fought tooth and nail for this Unley renovator which sold for an impressive $1.15 million at auction on Saturday. Thirty registered bidders went head-to-head to secure the... Read more
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Reuters
Oil major Total says $7.45 billion Maersk Oil deal to boost earningsPARIS (Reuters) - French oil major Total (TOTF.PA) said on Monday that its acqu
Reuters / Posted 40 minutes ago
PARIS (Reuters) - French oil major Total (TOTF.PA) said on Monday that its acquisition of Maersk Oil for $7.45 billion would boost its earnings and cash flow, and bolster its dividend prospects. "This transaction is immediately accretive to both... Read more
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Reuters
Hong Kong property investors go trophy hunting in London despite BrexitLONDON (Reuters) - Chinese investment in London commercial property has more th
Reuters / Posted 40 minutes ago
LONDON (Reuters) - Chinese investment in London commercial property has more than trebled since before Britain voted to leave the European Union, most of it channeled through Hong Kong at a time of heightened political uncertainty in the former... Read more
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