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Otago Daily Times
Petrol prices plunge - more to come?Petrol prices have been slashed for a second time this week, taking the drop to
Petrol prices plunge - more to come?
Otago Daily Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
Petrol prices have been slashed for a second time this week, taking the drop to a 12-month low, and market watchers are tipping another bit cut tomorrow. Following an announcement from BP this morning, prices were cut an additional 3 cents per litre... Read more
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Breitbart
HVAC Company, Carrier, Moves 1,400 Jobs to Mexico from IndianapolisCarrier announced a decision to move at least 1,400 jobs from Indianapolis to M
HVAC Company, Carrier, Moves 1,400 Jobs to Mexico from Indianapolis
Breitbart / Posted 2 minutes ago
Carrier announced a decision to move at least 1,400 jobs from Indianapolis to Mexico. The heating, ventilating, air conditioning, and refrigeration system (HVAC) company will begin the process in 2017 and hopes to complete everything by... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Tesla production up, but company posts lossPALO ALTO - Tesla Motors said Wednesday its vehicle production and sales were u
Tesla production up, but company posts loss
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 3 minutes ago
PALO ALTO - Tesla Motors said Wednesday its vehicle production and sales were up, but the company still recorded a $320 million loss in the final quarter of 2015. Tesla delivered a loss of $2.44 cents per share last quarter on revenues of $1.75... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Healthy Cisco earnings report buoys stockSAN JOSE -- Cisco Systems shares jumped in after-hours trading Wednesday on a p
Healthy Cisco earnings report buoys stock
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 3 minutes ago
SAN JOSE -- Cisco Systems shares jumped in after-hours trading Wednesday on a positive second-quarter report that may help ease Wall Street fears that have rattled tech stocks. The San Jose networking giant reported second-quarter revenue of $11.8... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Twitter shares plunge after user growth stalls in fourth quarterSAN FRANCISCO -- Twitter's stock took another beating Wednesday, plunging by mo
Twitter shares plunge after user growth stalls in fourth quarter
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 3 minutes ago
SAN FRANCISCO -- Twitter's stock took another beating Wednesday, plunging by more than 11 percent at one point in after-hours trading after reporting flat user numbers in the fourth quarter. From October to December, the company had 320 million... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Pandora Jewelry Sees Growing Demand, Plans ExpansionIs there such a thing as too much bling? Dutch jewelry company Pandora plans t
Pandora Jewelry Sees Growing Demand, Plans Expansion
TheStreet.com / Posted 3 minutes ago
Is there such a thing as too much bling? Dutch jewelry company Pandora plans to open 250 new stores globally this year as it draws in new and younger customers. The company anounced the expansion with its quarterly results on Wednesday. For the... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Tesla's New M3 Announcement Makes Investors Forget About An Ugly Q4Before announcing ugly earnings numbers Wednesday, Tesla dropped the news that
Tesla's New M3 Announcement Makes Investors Forget About An Ugly Q4
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 3 minutes ago
Before announcing ugly earnings numbers Wednesday, Tesla dropped the news that it will roll out a prototype of its much-anticipated new "mass market" vehicle, the M3, in just a few weeks on March 1. This seemed to have cheered investors mightily, as... Read more
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Money Management
Turnbull slashes red tape with tax overhaulNew legislation introduced by the Turnbull Government yesterday has targeted th
Turnbull slashes red tape with tax overhaul
Money Management / Posted 4 minutes ago
New legislation introduced by the Turnbull Government yesterday has targeted the removal of a competitive tax advantage for overseas firms amid a push for a modernisation of Australia's taxation system. The announcement comes on the back of recent... Read more
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Money Management
Suncorp’s life changes help first half resultSuncorp's moves around its life insurance products has helped drive the Queensl
Suncorp’s life changes help first half result
Money Management / Posted 4 minutes ago
Suncorp's moves around its life insurance products has helped drive the Queensland-based company to a net profit after tax (NPAT) of $530 million for the six months to 31 December 2015, down from the $631 million reported for the first half of... Read more
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Money Management
AMP Capital adds infrastructure fundAMP Capital has added the core infrastructure fund to its self-managed superann
AMP Capital adds infrastructure fund
Money Management / Posted 4 minutes ago
AMP Capital has added the core infrastructure fund to its self-managed superannuation fund (SMSF) suite, following demand from trustees. The fund offers retail investors access to direct infrastructure assets usually only available to large... Read more
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Money Management
Geared investors see bright side to volatilityMargin lending investors are the most optimistic in their share market outlook,
Geared investors see bright side to volatility
Money Management / Posted 4 minutes ago
Margin lending investors are the most optimistic in their share market outlook, with both current and potential margin lending investors regarding recent share market falls as a gearing opportunity, Investment Trends research reveals. The 2015... Read more
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Money Management
Crowd-funding bill to give tax breaks to early stage investorsInvestors who support start-ups in their early stages will be given tax breaks
Crowd-funding bill to give tax breaks to early stage investors
Money Management / Posted 4 minutes ago
Investors who support start-ups in their early stages will be given tax breaks under the Government's Crowd-sourced equity funding Bill. Under the legislation, which received the backing of the House of Representative yesterday, Australian start-ups... Read more
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Money Management
IPA announces partnership with IODMThe Institute of Public Accountants (IPA) has formed a partnership with softwar
IPA announces partnership with IODM
Money Management / Posted 4 minutes ago
The Institute of Public Accountants (IPA) has formed a partnership with software provider IODM, allowing IPA members to tap into the payments and debt collection service. IODM's managing director, Damian Arena, said the announcement comes as a... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Fed chair warns of rising risks to US economyIn this Monday, June 3, 2013, file photo, Janet Yellen, vice chair of the Board
Fed chair warns of rising risks to US economy
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 minutes ago
In this Monday, June 3, 2013, file photo, Janet Yellen, vice chair of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, answers a question from a participant at the International Monetary Conference in Shanghai, China. On Wednesday, Feb. 10,... Read more
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The Age
ASIC nears end of probe into alleged bank-bill swaps riggingASIC chairman Greg Medcraft, Photo: Michele Mossop A Senate committee in Canbe
ASIC nears end of probe into alleged bank-bill swaps rigging
The Age / Posted 5 minutes ago
ASIC chairman Greg Medcraft, Photo: Michele Mossop A Senate committee in Canberra has heard that the Australian Securities and Investment Commission (ASIC) is reaching the end of its investigation into the alleged rigging of the bank bill swap rate... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Why highlight Walmart theft?I find it deeply disturbing that a story requesting the public's assistance in
Why highlight Walmart theft?
Barrie Examiner / Posted 5 minutes ago
I find it deeply disturbing that a story requesting the public's assistance in finding a customer who took a $100 drill from Walmart is highlighted on your web version of the paper in a much more prominent position than several stories about serious... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Addleshaw Goddard to advise MAG on £1bn transformationThe scheme will deliver a series of 60 enhancements including new retail outlet
Addleshaw Goddard to advise MAG on £1bn transformation
Manchester Evening News / Posted 6 minutes ago
The scheme will deliver a series of 60 enhancements including new retail outlets, quicker connections, a contemporary look and feel, more innovative products and services as well as smoother journeys for the millions of passengers who use the UK’s... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Chinese investors put up to £50m into cityA Chinese developer is preparing a £30m-plus investment in Manchester as the ci
Chinese investors put up to £50m into city
Manchester Evening News / Posted 6 minutes ago
A Chinese developer is preparing a £30m-plus investment in Manchester as the city’s appeal to Far Eastern investors grows. Shanghai-based PGC Capital is close to signing a deal to fund a luxury apartment development in central Manchester. The... Read more
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MLive.com
Haworth's 2015 revenues squeezed by exchange ratesHOLLAND, MI – Haworth Inc.'s 2015 revenues increased 1.3 percent to $1.82 billi
Haworth's 2015 revenues squeezed by exchange rates
MLive.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
HOLLAND, MI – Haworth Inc.'s 2015 revenues increased 1.3 percent to $1.82 billion in 2015, the privately-owned company announced today. The annual growth rate would have been higher if the office furniture-maker didn't take a hit translating sales... Read more
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TribLIVE
NRF forecasts retail sales growth of 3.1% in 2016 | TribLIVE Neighborhoods In this Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016, photo, customers s
NRF forecasts retail sales growth of 3.1% in 2016
TribLIVE / Posted 6 minutes ago
| TribLIVE Neighborhoods In this Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016, photo, customers shop at a shoe store in Miami. The National Retail Federation is... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
ASIC nears end of probe into alleged bank-bill swaps riggingASIC chairman Greg Medcraft, Photo: Michele Mossop A Senate committee in Canbe
ASIC nears end of probe into alleged bank-bill swaps rigging
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 7 minutes ago
ASIC chairman Greg Medcraft, Photo: Michele Mossop A Senate committee in Canberra has heard that the Australian Securities and Investment Commission (ASIC) is reaching the end of its investigation into the alleged rigging of the bank bill swap rate... Read more
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Business Insider
Musk on the Model X: 'I'm not sure Tesla will make a car like this again'On Wednesday after reporting earnings, Tesla CEO Elon Musk said on the company'
Musk on the Model X: 'I'm not sure Tesla will make a car like this again'
Business Insider / Posted 7 minutes ago
On Wednesday after reporting earnings, Tesla CEO Elon Musk said on the company's investors call that the Model X SUV's delays were due to the vehicle's extreme complexity. In fact, the Model X proved to be so complex that it became a pain for... Read more
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Queensland Times
Toyota Corolla joins the hybrid clubAUSTRALIA'S best-selling car, the Toyota Corolla, will be available as a hybrid
Toyota Corolla joins the hybrid club
Queensland Times / Posted 8 minutes ago
AUSTRALIA'S best-selling car, the Toyota Corolla, will be available as a hybrid hatchback by the middle of this year. It will produce similar power to the petrol-only Corolla hatch, but Toyota expects it will use around one-third less fuel. It will... Read more
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Business Wire
TAL International Group Announces Dates for Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2015 Earnings Release and Conference CallPURCHASE, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TAL International Group, Inc. (NYSE:TAL) today
TAL International Group Announces Dates for Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2015 Earnings Release and Conference Call
Business Wire / Posted 8 minutes ago
PURCHASE, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TAL International Group, Inc. (NYSE:TAL) today announced that it will report its financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2015 after the market closes on Wednesday, February 24,... Read more
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Business Wire
Statement by the Board of Directors of Meda in relation to the public offer by MylanBackground This statement is made by the Board of Directors (the “Board”) of M
Statement by the Board of Directors of Meda in relation to the public offer by Mylan
Business Wire / Posted 8 minutes ago
Background This statement is made by the Board of Directors (the “Board”) of Meda AB (publ.) (“Meda” or the “Company”) (STO:MEDAA) (Pink Sheets:MDABY) pursuant to Section II.19 of Nasdaq Stockholm’s Takeover Rules (the “Takeover Rules”). Mylan... Read more
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Business Wire
Fifth Third Bank Encourages Shoppers to Show Love to Small Businesses on Valentine’s Day“Your local florists, candy shops and restaurants are great resources for Valen
Fifth Third Bank Encourages Shoppers to Show Love to Small Businesses on Valentine’s Day
Business Wire / Posted 8 minutes ago
“Your local florists, candy shops and restaurants are great resources for Valentine’s Day gifts and shopping at these businesses shows your community some love as well,” said Kala Gibson, senior vice president and head of business banking at Fifth... Read more
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Business Wire
Robbins Arroyo LLP: Cobalt International Energy, Inc. (CIE) Misled Shareholders According to a Recently Filed Class ActionSAN DIEGO & HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Shareholder rights law firm Robbins Arroy
Robbins Arroyo LLP: Cobalt International Energy, Inc. (CIE) Misled Shareholders According to a Recently Filed Class Action
Business Wire / Posted 8 minutes ago
SAN DIEGO & HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Shareholder rights law firm Robbins Arroyo LLP announces that a class action complaint was filed in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas, Houston Division. The complaint alleges that... Read more
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Kamloops This Week
Business briefs: Venture Kamloops launches online toolKamloops’ economic-development organization is rolling out an online tool to he
Business briefs: Venture Kamloops launches online tool
Kamloops This Week / Posted 8 minutes ago
Kamloops’ economic-development organization is rolling out an online tool to help businesses get information faster. Start Here, available through venturekamloops.com/starthere, allows owners of existing or new businesses to reach out to Venture... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
NZ telcos and internet access world classNew Zealand's roll out of the fibre network has made it the "poster child" of t
NZ telcos and internet access world class
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 minutes ago
New Zealand's roll out of the fibre network has made it the "poster child" of the global telecommunications sector. Photo / file • $1.7 billion invested in telecommunications each year • 250 per cent increase in number of fibre connections in the... Read more
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Daily Press
Feb. 11 Letters: State support for shipyardSupport your own I was surprised by the stance taken by the Daily Press in the
Feb. 11 Letters: State support for shipyard
Daily Press / Posted 9 minutes ago
Support your own I was surprised by the stance taken by the Daily Press in the Feb. 10 editorial, "Firm already shipshape." Apparently our state leaders realize how important an asset Newport News Shipbuilding is to our state and nation. I don't... Read more
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