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Pilipino Star
San Miguel sells telco assets for P70 B | BusinessPLDT, Globe team up to seal acquisition MANILA, Philippines - Rivals Philippin
San Miguel sells telco assets for P70 B | Business
Pilipino Star / Posted a minute ago
PLDT, Globe team up to seal acquisition MANILA, Philippines - Rivals Philippine Long Distance Telephone Co. (PLDT) and Globe Telecom Inc. have teamed up to acquire the telco assets of diversified conglomerate San Miguel Corp. (SMC) valued at P70... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Insular Life consolidated revenues up | BusinessMANILA, Philippines - The Insular Life Assurance Co. Ltd. has posted higher con
Insular Life consolidated revenues up | Business
Pilipino Star / Posted a minute ago
MANILA, Philippines - The Insular Life Assurance Co. Ltd. has posted higher consolidated revenues of P19.93 billion in 2015. Insurance revenues grew by six percent to P13.59 billion. In a statement, Insular Life said consolidated assets rose five... Read more
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The Hindu
Suzuki’s Gujarat plant will be operational next year: ChairmanThe Gujarat facility is also Suzuki Motor’s first wholly owned car plant in Ind
Suzuki’s Gujarat plant will be operational next year: Chairman
The Hindu / Posted 4 minutes ago
The Gujarat facility is also Suzuki Motor’s first wholly owned car plant in India Japanese automaker Suzuki Motor Corp on Tuesday said its wholly owned car plant in Gujarat, where a total investment of Rs 18,500 crore has been envisaged, will begin... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Big mistake stores keep makingGet ready for what really could be Australia’s biggest ever stocktake sale. WI
Big mistake stores keep making
The Courier Mail / Posted 4 minutes ago
Get ready for what really could be Australia’s biggest ever stocktake sale. WINTER sales are upon us — despite the fact it’s technically still autumn. Months of unseasonably warm weather have led to stockpiling at department stores David Jones and... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Power bill rises for QueenslandersTHE average power bill throughout regional Queensland will increase by just $41
Power bill rises for Queenslanders
The Courier Mail / Posted 4 minutes ago
THE average power bill throughout regional Queensland will increase by just $41 from July 1 under a decision by the Queensland Competition Authority. Massive jumps in network costs which significantly drove up power prices have come to an end,... Read more
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examiner.com
Stock market preview for the week of May 31, 2016The S&P 500 pushed 2.28 percent higher during the past week and recovered the r
Stock market preview for the week of May 31, 2016
examiner.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
The S&P 500 pushed 2.28 percent higher during the past week and recovered the retreat from the April 27 highest close. This followed a small increase in the prior week to give the index a two week winning streak. Even though the index recovered the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Goldman Sachs raises odds of China share inclusion in MSCI indexes to 70 percentHONG KONG: Goldman Sachs has increased the probability that MSCI will include m
Goldman Sachs raises odds of China share inclusion in MSCI indexes to 70 percent
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 minutes ago
HONG KONG: Goldman Sachs has increased the probability that MSCI will include mainland Chinese shares in its indexes to 70 percent, citing recent steps taken by Beijing to remove obstacles for global money managers to invest in the country's equity... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Malaysia-China Kuantan Industrial Park seals US$395m worth of dealsKUALA LUMPUR: The three-year-old Malaysia-China Kuantan Industrial Park (MCKIP)
Malaysia-China Kuantan Industrial Park seals US$395m worth of deals
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 minutes ago
KUALA LUMPUR: The three-year-old Malaysia-China Kuantan Industrial Park (MCKIP) on Tuesday (May 31) sealed US$395 million worth of investments. New investors include Guangxi Investment Group Co Ltd, which will invest US$145 million in an aluminum... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
BusinessMANILA -- Oil firms will increase pump prices today. In separate advisories, P
Business
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 7 minutes ago
MANILA -- Oil firms will increase pump prices today. In separate advisories, Pilipinas Shell Petroleum Corp., Seaoil Philippines Inc., PTT Philippines Corp. and Phoenix Petroleum Philippines advised that they will hike diesel prices by 40 centavos... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Money keeps getting spentThey were wrong. My information was correct, taken from state budget documents.
Money keeps getting spent
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 8 minutes ago
They were wrong. My information was correct, taken from state budget documents. And that's one of the really scary things about the bureaucracy in West Virginia: Even they don't understand how state government spending has exploded. If you're... Read more
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The Star
KLCI extends losses ahead of MSCI change, ringgit slipsKUALA LUMPUR: Blue chips fell at midday on Tuesday, weighed down by CIMB, Mayba
KLCI extends losses ahead of MSCI change, ringgit slips
The Star / Posted 13 minutes ago
KUALA LUMPUR: Blue chips fell at midday on Tuesday, weighed down by CIMB, Maybank and Axiata while the ringgit lost ground against the major currencies after the mostly weaker coprorate results in the first quarter. US index provider MSCI lowered... Read more
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The Star
Foreign fund inflows into China stocks jump as MSCI decision loomsFile pic of prices of China stock market HONG KONG: The largest China-focussed
Foreign fund inflows into China stocks jump as MSCI decision looms
The Star / Posted 13 minutes ago
File pic of prices of China stock market HONG KONG: The largest China-focussed exchange traded fund (ETF) denominated in the yuan currency drew its biggest daily inflows in the past year on Monday, partly driven by expectations of China A shares... Read more
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Market Watch
China stocks see biggest one-day gain, driven by MSCI speculationChinese stocks surged Tuesday in the largest one-day gain in two months, propel
China stocks see biggest one-day gain, driven by MSCI speculation
Market Watch / Posted 14 minutes ago
Chinese stocks surged Tuesday in the largest one-day gain in two months, propelled by increased optimism that they may soon be included soon in an influential global benchmark. In China, the Shanghai Composite Index SHCOMP, +2.69% was up 2.6%, the... Read more
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Market Watch
Japan output rises for second straight monthTOKYO--Japan's industrial output rose for the second month in April, government
Japan output rises for second straight month
Market Watch / Posted 14 minutes ago
TOKYO--Japan's industrial output rose for the second month in April, government data showed Tuesday, as production continued to recover from a sharp drop earlier in the year despite earthquake damage to supply chains in southern Japan. Output rose... Read more
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The Irish Times
How much is the bank making on your mortgage?It’s difficult to avoid mortgages these days. Pick up a paper or turn on the ra
How much is the bank making on your mortgage?
The Irish Times / Posted 14 minutes ago
It’s difficult to avoid mortgages these days. Pick up a paper or turn on the radio and it seems it won’t be long before mortgages make an appearance; no, not people taking them out, but the shocking disparity – of about 2 percentage points – between... Read more
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Market Watch
Australia current account deficit narrowsSYDNEY--Australia's current account deficit narrowed to a seasonally adjusted A
Australia current account deficit narrows
Market Watch / Posted 14 minutes ago
SYDNEY--Australia's current account deficit narrowed to a seasonally adjusted A$20.79 billion (US$15 billion) in the first quarter from the fourth quarter of last year, the Australia Bureau of Statistics said Tuesday. Economists had expected a... Read more
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Market Watch
Oil prices hold tight as investors look ahead to OPEC meetingU.S. oil prices and the international benchmark Brent moved in opposite directi
Oil prices hold tight as investors look ahead to OPEC meeting
Market Watch / Posted 14 minutes ago
U.S. oil prices and the international benchmark Brent moved in opposite directions in early Asian trade Tuesday as investors focus on the resumption of Canada oil production and ongoing supply disruptions in Africa ahead of the Organization of the... Read more
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Market Watch
New Zealand business confidence rises in MayWELLINGTON--Business confidence in New Zealand lifted in May, according to the
New Zealand business confidence rises in May
Market Watch / Posted 14 minutes ago
WELLINGTON--Business confidence in New Zealand lifted in May, according to the latest ANZ Business Outlook survey. A net 11.3% of respondents in the survey expected business conditions to improve over the next 12 months, up from a net 6.2% in... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Kia Rhino - 1997 Car Type: 1997 Kia Rhino Details: This White 1997 Kia Rhino is a steal. It h
Kia Rhino - 1997
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 15 minutes ago
Car Type: 1997 Kia Rhino Details: This White 1997 Kia Rhino is a steal. It has a manual transmission system as well as other great features. You will be hard pressed to find better value for your money elsewhere.This Kia is known... Read more
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Salon.com
Wal-Mart needs to grow overseas, and China’s the big prizeSHENZHEN, China (AP) — Zhong Guoyan sifted through piles of fish at a Wal-Mart
Wal-Mart needs to grow overseas, and China’s the big prize
Salon.com / Posted 15 minutes ago
SHENZHEN, China (AP) — Zhong Guoyan sifted through piles of fish at a Wal-Mart in Shenzhen, one of China’s largest cities. She studied the fins, to make sure they were bright red and firm. She peered at the eyeballs — were they bulging? “I like when... Read more
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The Financial Express
Tata Motors Ltd. surges to near one year high on strong earningsThe Automaker reported Jan-March net profit tripled from a year earlier with a
Tata Motors Ltd. surges to near one year high on strong earnings
The Financial Express / Posted 15 minutes ago
The Automaker reported Jan-March net profit tripled from a year earlier with a growth of 35 pct y/y in operating profit on better operating margin by luxury vehicle maker Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) and improving domestic truck business. (Reuters) Tata... Read more
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The Financial Express
US bullish on wooing Indian firms; SelectUSA summit likely to see big contingent this yearThe third edition of the SelectUSA summit scheduled to be held in June 20-21 is
US bullish on wooing Indian firms; SelectUSA summit likely to see big contingent this year
The Financial Express / Posted 16 minutes ago
The third edition of the SelectUSA summit scheduled to be held in June 20-21 is expected to see a large contingent of investors from India. (Express Photo) Attracting Indian firms is high on the agenda for officials in the US who feel that the time... Read more
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The Financial Express
Indian rupee gains 5 paise to 67.11 against dollar in early tradeForex dealers said a higher opening in the domestic equity market and a weakeni
Indian rupee gains 5 paise to 67.11 against dollar in early trade
The Financial Express / Posted 16 minutes ago
Forex dealers said a higher opening in the domestic equity market and a weakening dollar against other currencies overseas supported the rupee. (Reuters) The Indian rupee recovered by 5 paise to 67.11 against the dollar in early trade today at the... Read more
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The Financial Express
China’s HNA to buy Virgin stake as Air New Zealand looks to exitNew Virgin Australia shares will be issued to HNA Aviation at A##IMG-CONTENT##.
China’s HNA to buy Virgin stake as Air New Zealand looks to exit
The Financial Express / Posted 16 minutes ago
New Virgin Australia shares will be issued to HNA Aviation at A##IMG-CONTENT##.30 each. (Reuters) Virgin Australia on Tuesday said China’s HNA Aviation will buy a major stake, giving a vital cash injection and greater access to the surging Chinese... Read more
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Scotsman
Hopes for trading upturn fade amid slowing economy Sentiment in the consumer services sector fell to its lowest level in more tha
Hopes for trading upturn fade amid slowing economy
Scotsman / Posted 18 minutes ago
Sentiment in the consumer services sector fell to its lowest level in more than three years. Picture: TSPL The number of firms that expect trading to pick up over the next 12 months has fallen to... Read more
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Business Standard India
Recurring deposit returns beat most equity MF schemes over past 2 yearsThe returns by India's several well known and most preferred equity mutual fund
Recurring deposit returns beat most equity MF schemes over past 2 years
Business Standard India / Posted 20 minutes ago
The returns by India's several well known and most preferred equity mutual fund schemes could not keep pace with what recurring deposit – a plain vanilla banking product – offered to investors as Narendra Modi-led Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)... Read more
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Business Standard India
Sun Pharma posts results below estimates; stock cracks 4%However, it posted 92% jump in net profit in Q4 2016 on a y-o-y basis on the ba
Sun Pharma posts results below estimates; stock cracks 4%
Business Standard India / Posted 20 minutes ago
However, it posted 92% jump in net profit in Q4 2016 on a y-o-y basis on the back of strong revenue growth. However, the company posted 92% jump in net profit in Q4 2016 on a y-o-y basis on... Read more
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Business Standard India
Australia to sell bitcoins confiscated as proceeds of crimeBidders can register until June 7 for the 24,518 bitcoins on offer About $13 m
Australia to sell bitcoins confiscated as proceeds of crime
Business Standard India / Posted 20 minutes ago
Bidders can register until June 7 for the 24,518 bitcoins on offer About $13 million in bitcoins will be auctioned in Sydney in June after Australian police confiscated the digital currency... Read more
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Business Standard India
1mg raises additional funs from HBM Healthcare InvestmentsThis is HBM’s first direct investment in a digital health company in this regio
1mg raises additional funs from HBM Healthcare Investments
Business Standard India / Posted 20 minutes ago
This is HBM’s first direct investment in a digital health company in this region. HBM is among the global leaders in healthcare-focused investing with around $ 1 billion under management. HBM focuses on development stage, growth and buy-out... Read more
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CTV News
Wal-Mart looks overseas for successSHENZHEN, China — Zhong Guoyan sifted through piles of fish at a Wal-Mart in Sh
Wal-Mart looks overseas for success
CTV News / Posted 20 minutes ago
SHENZHEN, China — Zhong Guoyan sifted through piles of fish at a Wal-Mart in Shenzhen, one of China's largest cities. She studied the fins, to make sure they were bright red and firm. She peered at the eyeballs — were they bulging? "When I come... Read more
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