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Digi Times
SPIL, Foxconn to form strategic partnership to fend off ASE acquisition bid Julian Ho, Taipei; Steve Shen, DIGITIMES [Monday 31 August 2015] Siliconware
SPIL, Foxconn to form strategic partnership to fend off ASE acquisition bid
Digi Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
Julian Ho, Taipei; Steve Shen, DIGITIMES [Monday 31 August 2015] Siliconware Precision Industries (SPIL) has announced that it has reached an agreement with Foxconn... Read more
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Digi Times
Taiwan key economic indicator continues to signal slow growth Bryan Chuang, Taipei; Steve Shen, DIGITIMES [Monday 31 August 2015] Taiwan's
Taiwan key economic indicator continues to signal slow growth
Digi Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
Bryan Chuang, Taipei; Steve Shen, DIGITIMES [Monday 31 August 2015] Taiwan's economic conditions remain soft, affected by weak international economies, the National Development Council... Read more
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Canberra Times
China stockmarket: Journalists, traders, officials rounded up in wake of 'panic and disorder'China's government has begun a crackdown aimed at quelling sharemarket turmoil
China stockmarket: Journalists, traders, officials rounded up in wake of 'panic and disorder'
Canberra Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
China's government has begun a crackdown aimed at quelling sharemarket turmoil Photo: Reuters Chinese state media has announced a slew of confessions following investigations into recent stock market gyrations One of those confessions came from a... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Journalist Reportedly 'Confesses' To Instigating Chinese Stock Market PlungeSHANGHAI, Aug 31 (Reuters) - Chinese state media announced a slew of confession
Journalist Reportedly 'Confesses' To Instigating Chinese Stock Market Plunge
The Huffington Post / Posted 3 minutes ago
SHANGHAI, Aug 31 (Reuters) - Chinese state media announced a slew of confessions on Monday following investigations into recent stock market gyrations, including from a detained reporter who admitted to spreading false information that caused "panic... Read more
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Western Advocate
Reporter's stock market 'confession' a stark warning to Chinese mediaTelevised "confessions" have become the preferred propaganda tool of Chinese st
Reporter's stock market 'confession' a stark warning to Chinese media
Western Advocate / Posted 4 minutes ago
Televised "confessions" have become the preferred propaganda tool of Chinese state television, but this journalist's testimony was particularly jarring. Beijing: Televised "confessions" have increasingly become the preferred propaganda tool of... Read more
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The Daily Reckoning
Aussie Gold Producers the Big Winners from Weaker DollarAussie gold producers are having a good year. Compared to this time last year,
Aussie Gold Producers the Big Winners from Weaker Dollar
The Daily Reckoning / Posted 4 minutes ago
Aussie gold producers are having a good year. Compared to this time last year, the spot price of Aussie gold is up by $100 an ounce. Prices steadily rose from $1,350 to $1,600 an ounce between September and January 2015. The annual price of gold... Read more
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The Daily Reckoning
Aussie Dollar Loses Ground as Interest Rate Decision LoomsThe Aussie dollar is trading slightly lower against the greenback this morning.
Aussie Dollar Loses Ground as Interest Rate Decision Looms
The Daily Reckoning / Posted 4 minutes ago
The Aussie dollar is trading slightly lower against the greenback this morning. The dollar was down 0.27% at 2:00pm AEST, buying US$0.714. Weighing on the local currency was yet another twist concerning the future of US interest rates. Markets had... Read more
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Business Standard India
Slowing economy hits earnings at top Chinese machinery makersChina's slowing economy has taken its toll on the first-half earnings of major
Slowing economy hits earnings at top Chinese machinery makers
Business Standard India / Posted 5 minutes ago
China's slowing economy has taken its toll on the first-half earnings of major construction machinery makers Zoomlion Heavy Industry Science and Technology Co Ltd and Sany Heavy Industry Co Ltd. Encouraged to expand after Beijing unleashed a $644... Read more
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Business Standard India
Gillette India gains on strong June quarter resultsGillette India has surged by 7% to Rs 5,198, extending Friday’s 6% gain on the
Gillette India gains on strong June quarter results
Business Standard India / Posted 5 minutes ago
Gillette India has surged by 7% to Rs 5,198, extending Friday’s 6% gain on the BSE in early morning trades, after the company reported nearly two-fold jump in operating profit at Rs 52.72 crore for the fourth quarter ended June 30, 2015 (Q4). The... Read more
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Business Standard India
Astec Lifesciences rallies on open offer by Godrej AgrovetMeanwhile, Godrej Agrovet, subsidiary of Godrej Industries, has entered into a
Astec Lifesciences rallies on open offer by Godrej Agrovet
Business Standard India / Posted 5 minutes ago
Meanwhile, Godrej Agrovet, subsidiary of Godrej Industries, has entered into a share purchase agreement with Astec Lifesciences to buy 45.29% stake of the latter at a price of Rs 190 per share. “The board of directors of the company has approved... Read more
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Business Standard India
Oil prices dip in Asia after huge rallyDealers took profits from huge gains in the previous session and tried to gauge
Oil prices dip in Asia after huge rally
Business Standard India / Posted 5 minutes ago
Dealers took profits from huge gains in the previous session and tried to gauge the outlook for the US economy and its taste for crudeOil prices fell in Asia today, coming under pressure as dealers took profits... Read more
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Business Standard India
Chinese shares dip amid crackdown on market manipulationChinese shares on Monday were back in negative territory, following substantial
Chinese shares dip amid crackdown on market manipulation
Business Standard India / Posted 5 minutes ago
Chinese shares on Monday were back in negative territory, following substantial gains on Thursday and Friday, as the government continued to investigate allegations of market manipulation. The Shenzhen Component Index opened 0.87 percent lower at... Read more
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Business Standard India
Dhoni to diaspora: Keep supporting Indian team in transitionIt was an "eye-opener" for him to see how the diaspora has embraced US culture
Dhoni to diaspora: Keep supporting Indian team in transition
Business Standard India / Posted 5 minutes ago
It was an "eye-opener" for him to see how the diaspora has embraced US culture but at the same time held on to their Indian heritage.In a rare public appearance in the US, Indian ODI captain... Read more
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Business Standard India
Copper falls by 0.6% on weak global cuesSpeculators reducing their positions amid weak global cuesCopper futures traded
Copper falls by 0.6% on weak global cues
Business Standard India / Posted 5 minutes ago
Speculators reducing their positions amid weak global cuesCopper futures traded 0.57% lower at Rs 340.25 per kg today on speculators reducing their positions amid weak global cues.Copper futures traded 0.57%... Read more
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Business Standard India
Godrej Consumer surges on RBI nod for FII stake hikeShares of Godrej Consumer Products are trading higher by 4% at Rs 1,360 on the
Godrej Consumer surges on RBI nod for FII stake hike
Business Standard India / Posted 5 minutes ago
Shares of Godrej Consumer Products are trading higher by 4% at Rs 1,360 on the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) after the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Friday said that foreign institutional investors (FIIs)/registered foreign portfolios investors... Read more
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Business Standard India
Nifty holds 8,000 mark ahead of GDP data; Metals falterMarkets have bounced back from the day’s low and are trading in the positive te
Nifty holds 8,000 mark ahead of GDP data; Metals falter
Business Standard India / Posted 5 minutes ago
Markets have bounced back from the day’s low and are trading in the positive territory with Nifty trading comfortably above the 8,000 mark with healthcare shares leading the rally. However, persistent sell-off in the Asian equities after US Federal... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Reporter's stock market 'confession' a stark warning to Chinese mediaTelevised "confessions" have become the preferred propaganda tool of Chinese st
Reporter's stock market 'confession' a stark warning to Chinese media
Kiama Independent / Posted 6 minutes ago
Televised "confessions" have become the preferred propaganda tool of Chinese state television, but this journalist's testimony was particularly jarring. Beijing: Televised "confessions" have increasingly become the preferred propaganda tool of... Read more
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Irish Examiner
HSE requests an extra €2bn for next year's budget | Irish Examiner Monday, August 31, 2015 - 07:00 AM HSE bosses are looking
HSE requests an extra €2bn for next year's budget
Irish Examiner / Posted 7 minutes ago
| Irish Examiner Monday, August 31, 2015 - 07:00 AM HSE bosses are looking for almost €2bn more in budget funding for 2016. The request made in a... Read more
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Manning River Times
Reporter's stock market 'confession' a stark warning to Chinese mediaTelevised "confessions" have become the preferred propaganda tool of Chinese st
Reporter's stock market 'confession' a stark warning to Chinese media
Manning River Times / Posted 7 minutes ago
Televised "confessions" have become the preferred propaganda tool of Chinese state television, but this journalist's testimony was particularly jarring. Beijing: Televised "confessions" have increasingly become the preferred propaganda tool of... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Reporter's stock market 'confession' a stark warning to Chinese mediaTelevised "confessions" have become the preferred propaganda tool of Chinese st
Reporter's stock market 'confession' a stark warning to Chinese media
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 9 minutes ago
Televised "confessions" have become the preferred propaganda tool of Chinese state television, but this journalist's testimony was particularly jarring. Beijing: Televised "confessions" have increasingly become the preferred propaganda tool of... Read more
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New Kerala
Swiss, EU banks ask Indians to use 'compliance window'on undeclared foreign assets Several banks in Switzerland and Europe have reportedly asked their Indian cl
Swiss, EU banks ask Indians to use 'compliance window'on undeclared foreign assets
New Kerala / Posted 10 minutes ago
Several banks in Switzerland and Europe have reportedly asked their Indian clients to utilise the compliance window provided by the Indian tax authorities to disclose... Read more
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New Kerala
Firmly committed to Asia: Belgian insurer Ageas Belgium's largest insurance company Ageas said it remains firmly committed to
Firmly committed to Asia: Belgian insurer Ageas
New Kerala / Posted 10 minutes ago
Belgium's largest insurance company Ageas said it remains firmly committed to Asia after announcing the sale of its Hong Kong life insurance business. Announcing the sale on Sunday to asset management... Read more
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New Kerala
Australia's inflation below central bank target Australia's inflation rate is staying below the central bank's two-percent-to
Australia's inflation below central bank target
New Kerala / Posted 10 minutes ago
Australia's inflation rate is staying below the central bank's two-percent-to-three-percent target, TD Securities said on Monday. TD Securities is a Canadian investment bank and financial services... Read more
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The Standard
German retail sales improveSales increased by 1.4 percent in July compared with June, the federal statisti
German retail sales improve
The Standard / Posted 14 minutes ago
Sales increased by 1.4 percent in July compared with June, the federal statistics office Destatis said in a statement. The previous month, retail sales had fallen by 1 percent. On a 12-month basis, business increased even more strongly, jumping by... Read more
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The Standard
Nikkei falls at closeThe benchmark Nikkei 225 index at the Tokyo Stock Exchange fell by 245.84 point
Nikkei falls at close
The Standard / Posted 14 minutes ago
The benchmark Nikkei 225 index at the Tokyo Stock Exchange fell by 245.84 points to 18,890.48, while the Topix index of all first section shares slid 0.82 percent, or 12.75 points, to 1,537.05.—AFP... Read more
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iol.co.za
Steel industry strategic for SA’s growthThe great global economic recession, which was triggered in 2008 by a financial
Steel industry strategic for SA’s growth
iol.co.za / Posted 14 minutes ago
The great global economic recession, which was triggered in 2008 by a financial crisis arising from reckless lending by financial institutions in the US, has had devastating and multiple impacts on the global economy. No less for the South African... Read more
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The Standard
Residents given choices on damaged flatsSeveral state-owned property developers said recently that they had formed the
Residents given choices on damaged flats
The Standard / Posted 14 minutes ago
Several state-owned property developers said recently that they had formed the alliance to buy homes. The group includes property giant Vanke, the builder of one of the worst-hit blocks. The housing administration in Tianjin's Binhai New Area said... Read more
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iol.co.za
Naspers to take on NetflixNASPERSShowmax will use a mix of international and local content to build a bas
Naspers to take on Netflix
iol.co.za / Posted 14 minutes ago
NASPERSShowmax will use a mix of international and local content to build a base of subscribers. Picture: Supplied Cape Town - Bob van Dijk’s $55 billion media company gets almost all of its value from a single Chinese investment, yet he’s more... Read more
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iol.co.za
Volatile rand causes uncertaintySUPPLIEDThe price of petrol is set to come down by 69 cents as from midnight to
Volatile rand causes uncertainty
iol.co.za / Posted 14 minutes ago
SUPPLIEDThe price of petrol is set to come down by 69 cents as from midnight tomorrow, bringing some cheers to the country's beleaguered consumers. But the joy may turn out to be short-lived. File picture: Chris Collingridge Johannesburg - South... Read more
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iol.co.za
Final steel import tariffs approvedJohannesburg - Final determinations on a whole range of tariff interventions so
Final steel import tariffs approved
iol.co.za / Posted 14 minutes ago
Johannesburg - Final determinations on a whole range of tariff interventions sought in the beleaguered steel industry should be made by the International Trade Administration Commission of South Africa (Itac) before the end of the year, Itac chief... Read more
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