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The Courier Mail
Port now has the Power to wipe away debtPort Adelaide President David Koch announces a new sponsorship deal with Bank S
Port now has the Power to wipe away debt
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 minutes ago
Port Adelaide President David Koch announces a new sponsorship deal with Bank SA Chief Executive Nick Reade. Photo: Tom Huntley. PORT ADELAIDE president David Koch has completed his mission of making the Power a “sustainable business”. Now he has to... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Aust dollar stabilises as Yellen speech eyedUnit trades at US70.52c in late afternoon, ahead of Federal Reserve Chair's tes
Aust dollar stabilises as Yellen speech eyed
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 minutes ago
Unit trades at US70.52c in late afternoon, ahead of Federal Reserve Chair's testimony. The Australian dollar has gained some ground as markets take a breather ahead of testimony from the US Federal Reserve Chair. At 1700 AEDT on Wednesday, the... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Colorado marijuana sales total close to $1 billion in 2015New state data shows that Colorado marijuana businesses sold nearly $1 billion
Colorado marijuana sales total close to $1 billion in 2015
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 minutes ago
New state data shows that Colorado marijuana businesses sold nearly $1 billion in recreational and medical cannabis last year. The Denver Post reports (http://dpo.st/1Wd3MBe ) that the state Department of Revenue figures released Tuesday show that... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Oil prices rebound from sharp selloff; more volatility expectedSINGAPORE: Crude oil prices pushed higher on Wednesday (Feb 10) after Iran said
Oil prices rebound from sharp selloff; more volatility expected
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 minutes ago
SINGAPORE: Crude oil prices pushed higher on Wednesday (Feb 10) after Iran said it was open to cooperation with Saudi Arabia, partly recovering from an 8 per cent fall in the previous session on concerns over demand and weak equities. Liquidity in... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Yen surges as global market rout extends ahead of Yellen testimonyTOKYO: The Japanese yen extended gains against the dollar and the euro on Wedne
Yen surges as global market rout extends ahead of Yellen testimony
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 minutes ago
TOKYO: The Japanese yen extended gains against the dollar and the euro on Wednesday (Feb 10) as nervous investors fled to safe investments with equity markets plunging on concerns about the global economy. With volatility returning to bourses around... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
China likely saw US$113b in capital outflows in January: IIFWASHINGTON: China's central bank likely spent about US$90 billion worth of rese
China likely saw US$113b in capital outflows in January: IIF
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 minutes ago
WASHINGTON: China's central bank likely spent about US$90 billion worth of reserves in currency interventions in January, leading to net capital outflows of about US$113 billion from China during the month, the Institute for International Finance... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Preview: Twitter results need to wow to reassure investorsREUTERS: When Twitter Inc reports results on Wednesday, a less than stellar sho
Preview: Twitter results need to wow to reassure investors
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 minutes ago
REUTERS: When Twitter Inc reports results on Wednesday, a less than stellar showing could hammer the stock further as a broad selloff in the technology sector has made investors jittery. Twitter's shares have lost more than two-thirds of their value... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Japan's Asahi offers US$3.5b for Peroni, GrolschTOKYO: Japan's Asahi Group Holdings has offered US$3.5 billion for two top Euro
Japan's Asahi offers US$3.5b for Peroni, Grolsch
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 minutes ago
TOKYO: Japan's Asahi Group Holdings has offered US$3.5 billion for two top European lager brands from British giant SABMiller, in what would be the biggest-ever overseas acquisition by a Japanese beer company, a report said Wednesday. Board members... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Three-day losing streak continues on stock marketEnergy companies led the decline as the price of U.S. crude oil sank nearly 6 p
Three-day losing streak continues on stock market
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 4 minutes ago
Energy companies led the decline as the price of U.S. crude oil sank nearly 6 percent. It's now at about $28 a barrel. The market's bumpy ride followed a slide in European stock indexes and steep losses in Japan, reflecting mounting investor anxiety... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Gasoline lowest it’s been since ’04They can thank the huge glut of oil around the globe. The U.S. Energy Informat
Gasoline lowest it’s been since ’04
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 4 minutes ago
They can thank the huge glut of oil around the globe. The U.S. Energy Information Administration said in its monthly short-term energy outlook that regular gasoline will average $1.98 a gallon nationwide in 2016. The last time oil averaged less than... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Wendy’s tops 4Q profit forecastsWendy's believes that the appearance of its stores will improve perceptions of
Wendy’s tops 4Q profit forecasts
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 4 minutes ago
Wendy's believes that the appearance of its stores will improve perceptions of its food. Last year, the company renovated 22 percent of its North American restaurants. It is also rolling out deals, including its heavily marketed "4 for $4" offer, to... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
CVS profits climbing thanks to acquisitionsThe Woonsocket, Rhode Island, company spent more than $10 billion to buy pharma
CVS profits climbing thanks to acquisitions
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 4 minutes ago
The Woonsocket, Rhode Island, company spent more than $10 billion to buy pharmaceutical distributor Omnicare in a deal that closed last summer and about $1.9 billion to take over the pharmacy and clinic business of retail giant Target Corp. The... Read more
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Business Spectator
Aust dollar stabilises as Yellen speech eyedThe Australian dollar has gained some ground as markets take a breather ahead o
Aust dollar stabilises as Yellen speech eyed
Business Spectator / Posted 5 minutes ago
The Australian dollar has gained some ground as markets take a breather ahead of testimony from the US Federal Reserve Chair. At 1700 AEDT on Wednesday, the local unit was trading at 70.52 US cents, up from 70.37 cents on Tuesday. The currency... Read more
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NZCity
NZ shares fall on weak global sentimentNew Zealand shares declined amid continued global concerns about economic growt
NZ shares fall on weak global sentiment
NZCity / Posted 6 minutes ago
New Zealand shares declined amid continued global concerns about economic growth and demand for commodities. Xero, Spark New Zealand and A2 Milk Co falling while Warehouse Group gained. The S&P/NZX 50 Index dropped 51.8 points, or 0.9 per cent, to... Read more
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News 8000
Sports Authority faces possible bankruptcyTime could be running out for Sports Authority. The sporting goods retailer mi
Sports Authority faces possible bankruptcy
News 8000 / Posted 6 minutes ago
Time could be running out for Sports Authority. The sporting goods retailer missed a $20 million debt payment a month ago, and could be days away from a bankruptcy filing. The company said it has been in negotiations with lenders. But if it... Read more
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SKY News
Stock Market Sell-Off Extends Further In AsiaAsia has endured another day of stock market losses as nerves intensify over th
Stock Market Sell-Off Extends Further In Asia
SKY News / Posted 7 minutes ago
Asia has endured another day of stock market losses as nerves intensify over the state of the world economy - more recently the health of many euro area banks. Japan's Nikkei fell 2.3% by the close on Wednesday - on top of a 5.4% decline during the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Security Bank nets record-high P7.7BSECURITY Bank marked 2015 as a banner year, chalking up a record-high net profi
Security Bank nets record-high P7.7B
Inquirier.net / Posted 9 minutes ago
SECURITY Bank marked 2015 as a banner year, chalking up a record-high net profit of P7.7 billion on the back of strong growth in core revenues. The net profit last year marked a 7-percent expansion from the previous year and translated to a return... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
PH exports drop in December amid sluggish global demand Sluggish global demand continued to drag down the Philippine merchandise expo
PH exports drop in December amid sluggish global demand
Manila Bulletin / Posted 9 minutes ago
Sluggish global demand continued to drag down the Philippine merchandise exports in December last year despite the increase in electronic shipments and petroleum sales, the Philippine... Read more
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The Age
Judge scrambles ACCC's egg cartel caseEgg producers were facing oversupply issues in 2012. Photo: Craig Sillitoe The
Judge scrambles ACCC's egg cartel case
The Age / Posted 9 minutes ago
Egg producers were facing oversupply issues in 2012. Photo: Craig Sillitoe The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is considering an appeal after a court dismissed its claims of an egg market cartel. The ACCC had accused the national... Read more
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The Star
Sunway Property named Property Company for 2015 in AsiaSunway Group founder and chairman Tan Sri Jeffrey Cheah said the group was hono
Sunway Property named Property Company for 2015 in Asia
The Star / Posted 11 minutes ago
Sunway Group founder and chairman Tan Sri Jeffrey Cheah said the group was honoured to have been recognised as a real estate leader in Asia. KUALA LUMPUR: Sunway Bhd’s property unit Sunway Property has been named the “Property Company of the Year... Read more
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The Star
Japan’s Asahi offers US$3.5b for Peroni, GrolschTOKYO: Japan’s Asahi Group Holdings has offered US$3.5 billion for two top Euro
Japan’s Asahi offers US$3.5b for Peroni, Grolsch
The Star / Posted 11 minutes ago
TOKYO: Japan’s Asahi Group Holdings has offered US$3.5 billion for two top European lager brands from British giant SABMiller, in what would be the biggest-ever overseas acquisition by a Japanese beer company, a report said on Wednesday. Board... Read more
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Market Watch
Telenor pushed to loss by Danish write-downNorwegian telecom operator Telenor ASA (TEL.OS) said Wednesday that it fell to
Telenor pushed to loss by Danish write-down
Market Watch / Posted 11 minutes ago
Norwegian telecom operator Telenor ASA (TEL.OS) said Wednesday that it fell to a fourth-quarter net loss after taking an impairment in Denmark and amid tougher competition in markets such as Thailand and Malaysia. It reported a net loss for the... Read more
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Investopedia
The 5 Best Stocks That Pay Monthly Dividends (PSEC, LTC)Income investors, including retirees living on fixed incomes, are often frustra
The 5 Best Stocks That Pay Monthly Dividends (PSEC, LTC)
Investopedia / Posted 11 minutes ago
Income investors, including retirees living on fixed incomes, are often frustrated by the fact that while they have to pay bills on a monthly basis, income from investments usually only arrives, at best, on a quarterly basis. One solution that can... Read more
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Market Watch
Oil hovers above $28 a barrel as market braces for more supply dataOil prices edged up in Asia on Wednesday, but were trading in a narrow range be
Oil hovers above $28 a barrel as market braces for more supply data
Market Watch / Posted 11 minutes ago
Oil prices edged up in Asia on Wednesday, but were trading in a narrow range because supply isn’t expected to fall in the near term. On the New York Mercantile Exchange, light, sweet crude futures for delivery in March traded at $28.57 a barrel, up... Read more
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Market Watch
SoftBank profit falls sharply, misses expectationsTOKYO--Japanese telecommunications and Internet company SoftBank Group Corp. sa
SoftBank profit falls sharply, misses expectations
Market Watch / Posted 11 minutes ago
TOKYO--Japanese telecommunications and Internet company SoftBank Group Corp. said fiscal third-quarter net profit fell 87% from a year earlier, widely missing expectations. On Wednesday, the Tokyo-based company said profit for the quarter fell... Read more
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Market Watch
Heineken lifts dividend as profit risesBy Maarten van Tartwijk AMSTERDAM--Heineken NV (HEIA.AE) on Wednesday raised i
Heineken lifts dividend as profit rises
Market Watch / Posted 11 minutes ago
By Maarten van Tartwijk AMSTERDAM--Heineken NV (HEIA.AE) on Wednesday raised its dividend by 18% as the Dutch brewer recorded a rise in full-year net profit, boosted by a steady increase in sales. Net profit was 1.9 billion euros ($2.1 billion) in... Read more
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Market Watch
Asahi offers more than $3.5B for Peroni, GrolschTOKYO--Asahi Group Holdings Ltd. (2502.TO) has offered to buy two European beer
Asahi offers more than $3.5B for Peroni, Grolsch
Market Watch / Posted 11 minutes ago
TOKYO--Asahi Group Holdings Ltd. (2502.TO) has offered to buy two European beer brands that SABMiller PLC SAB and Anheuser-Busch InBev NV BUD, +0.80% want to sell to address regulatory concerns about their planned merger, according to a person... Read more
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Market Watch
Akzo Nobel misses forecasts; sees challenging 2016Paints and specialty chemicals firm Akzo Nobel N.V. AKZA on Wednesday said four
Akzo Nobel misses forecasts; sees challenging 2016
Market Watch / Posted 11 minutes ago
Paints and specialty chemicals firm Akzo Nobel N.V. AKZA on Wednesday said fourth-quarter earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization rose 29%, missing analysts consensus forecasts, and the company expects 2016 will be a... Read more
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Market Watch
Carlsberg reports surprise net profitSTOCKHOLM--Danish brewer Carlsberg A/S (CARL-A.KO) said Wednesday that it expec
Carlsberg reports surprise net profit
Market Watch / Posted 11 minutes ago
STOCKHOLM--Danish brewer Carlsberg A/S (CARL-A.KO) said Wednesday that it expects to generate "low-single-digit" organic sales growth in 2016 as it reported an unexpected profit for the fourth quarter. The world's fourth-largest brewer reported a... Read more
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chroniclelive
North East housing associations issue dire warnings about 'right to buy' schemeHousing associations providing homes for thousands of people across the North E
North East housing associations issue dire warnings about 'right to buy' scheme
chroniclelive / Posted 12 minutes ago
Housing associations providing homes for thousands of people across the North East have warned that Government plans to let tenants buy properties at a discount could lead to a major shortage of affordable accommodation. In a series of warnings... Read more
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