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The Manila Times
‘PH should prepare for TPP membership’July 29, 2016 9:30 pm Philippines should prepare for membership in the Trans-P
‘PH should prepare for TPP membership’
The Manila Times / Posted a minute ago
July 29, 2016 9:30 pm Philippines should prepare for membership in the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) to allow the country to capture US markets and catch up with trade volumes in the region, outgoing... Read more
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The Manila Times
IC formally raises HMO capital requirementJuly 29, 2016 9:29 pm The Insurance Commission (IC) on Friday formally signed
IC formally raises HMO capital requirement
The Manila Times / Posted a minute ago
July 29, 2016 9:29 pm The Insurance Commission (IC) on Friday formally signed the circular that requires all health maintenance organizations (HMOs) to have a minimum paid-up capital of at least P10 million... Read more
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The Manila Times
PH, Japan agribiz firms sign $500-M joint ventureJuly 29, 2016 9:33 pm A number of Philippine and Japanese agribusiness compani
PH, Japan agribiz firms sign $500-M joint venture
The Manila Times / Posted a minute ago
July 29, 2016 9:33 pm A number of Philippine and Japanese agribusiness companies have teamed up for a $500-million joint venture that aims to source agricultural products in the Philippines for export... Read more
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The Manila Times
Ghost month shadows PH stocksJuly 29, 2016 9:32 pm LOSSES on the Philippine Stock Exchange continued on Fri
Ghost month shadows PH stocks
The Manila Times / Posted a minute ago
July 29, 2016 9:32 pm LOSSES on the Philippine Stock Exchange continued on Friday, though at a slower pace than the previous day. The benchmark Philippine Stock Exchange Index (PSEi) fell 61.87 (0.77 percent) and closed... Read more
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The Manila Times
Money supply, lending ease in JuneJuly 29, 2016 9:37 pm M3 at P8.7T, just 0.3% higher than May; loan expansion s
Money supply, lending ease in June
The Manila Times / Posted a minute ago
July 29, 2016 9:37 pm M3 at P8.7T, just 0.3% higher than May; loan expansion slows by 0.1% GROWTH in money supply and bank lending both lost some pace in June from the previous month, but maintained a healthy rate... Read more
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The Manila Times
Bank of Japan stimulus less than expectedJuly 29, 2016 9:36 pm TOKYO: The Bank of Japan surprised markets on Friday wit
Bank of Japan stimulus less than expected
The Manila Times / Posted a minute ago
July 29, 2016 9:36 pm TOKYO: The Bank of Japan surprised markets on Friday with only minor tweaks to its giant stimulus plan that reignited concerns its monetary policy arsenal is almost empty. Tokyo’s... Read more
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The Manila Times
‘Disappointing’ BOJ move may benefit PHBSP AND PRIVATE ANALYSTS ON JAPAN’S STIMULUS MEASURES: July 29, 2016 9:39 pm
‘Disappointing’ BOJ move may benefit PH
The Manila Times / Posted a minute ago
BSP AND PRIVATE ANALYSTS ON JAPAN’S STIMULUS MEASURES: July 29, 2016 9:39 pm Emerging markets like the Philippines could take advantage of investors’ risk appetite whetted by the “disappointing” Bank of Japan... Read more
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The Manila Times
Yen soars, Asia stocks hit as Bank of Japan frustratesJuly 29, 2016 9:31 pm HONG KONG: The yen soared on Friday as the Bank of Japan
Yen soars, Asia stocks hit as Bank of Japan frustrates
The Manila Times / Posted a minute ago
July 29, 2016 9:31 pm HONG KONG: The yen soared on Friday as the Bank of Japan’s (BoJ) small adjustments to its stimulus programme disappointed traders who had expected a huge boost to its... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Rising shares many miss out onA REBOUND on the sharemarket has delivered Australians strong investment gains,
Rising shares many miss out on
Adelaide Now / Posted 3 minutes ago
A REBOUND on the sharemarket has delivered Australians strong investment gains, but many mum-and-dad investors are missing out on much of the windfall. Shares have shrugged off the worries of last month’s Brexit vote, and a News Corp Australia... Read more
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11 News Houston
Exxon, Chevron earnings sink as oil tumblesExxon Mobil and Chevron posted disappointing second-quarter earnings Friday as
Exxon, Chevron earnings sink as oil tumbles
11 News Houston / Posted 4 minutes ago
Exxon Mobil and Chevron posted disappointing second-quarter earnings Friday as the American energy sector reels with oil prices mired in a prolonged downturn. Chevron posted a loss of $1.47 billion for the quarter after turning a $571 million profit... Read more
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Silicon Valley
U.S. GDP grows a weak 1.2 percent in second quarterWASHINGTON -- Growth in the U.S. economy was sluggish again in the spring, dash
U.S. GDP grows a weak 1.2 percent in second quarter
Silicon Valley / Posted 5 minutes ago
WASHINGTON -- Growth in the U.S. economy was sluggish again in the spring, dashing expectations for a robust rebound after a tough winter. Stronger consumer spending was offset by weakness in housing construction and a big slowdown in the pace that... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Graham cuts 10 percent of its workers as profits fallGraham Corp. is cutting its work force by 10 percent as the slump in its key en
Graham cuts 10 percent of its workers as profits fall
The Buffalo News / Posted 5 minutes ago
Graham Corp. is cutting its work force by 10 percent as the slump in its key energy markets cuts into the Batavia heat transfer equipment maker’s sales and profits. Graham said it eliminated the jobs during the spring in a move that is expected to... Read more
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Mississippi Business Journal
Jackson to lead DFAGov. Phil Bryant has appointed deputy state treasurer Laura D. Jackson executiv
Jackson to lead DFA
Mississippi Business Journal / Posted 5 minutes ago
Gov. Phil Bryant has appointed deputy state treasurer Laura D. Jackson executive director of the Department of Finance and Administration. Jackson replaces Kevin Upchurch, who is retiring. Jackson will manage more than 400 employees and be... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Filipinos' optimism hits new record highs - SWSMANILA, Philippines (Philippines News Agency) — Filipinos’ optimism about the q
Filipinos' optimism hits new record highs - SWS
Pilipino Star / Posted 6 minutes ago
MANILA, Philippines (Philippines News Agency) — Filipinos’ optimism about the quality of their lives and the economy reached new record highs during the second quarter of 2016, the Social Weather Stations (SWS) said. The SWS survey conducted from... Read more
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CIO
U.S. IT employment grows, with IT services jobs leading the wayThe U.S. IT sector added a total of 32,100 new jobs in June, according to an an
U.S. IT employment grows, with IT services jobs leading the way
CIO / Posted 6 minutes ago
The U.S. IT sector added a total of 32,100 new jobs in June, according to an analysis of Bureau of Labor Statistics data by technology industry association CompTIA, and continues to grow at a faster rate than overall national employment. Indeed,... Read more
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Sun Star
Soberano dismisses IPO reportsFOLLOWING news reports circulating about Cebu Landmasters’ plans for an initial
Soberano dismisses IPO reports
Sun Star / Posted 6 minutes ago
FOLLOWING news reports circulating about Cebu Landmasters’ plans for an initial public offering (IPO), chief executive officer Jose Soberano III was quick to dismiss that there was no truth to it. While the executive expressed delight in the... Read more
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Orange County Register
U.S. economy grows a weak 1.2 percent in second quarterWASHINGTON – Growth in the U.S. economy was sluggish again in the spring, dashi
U.S. economy grows a weak 1.2 percent in second quarter
Orange County Register / Posted 6 minutes ago
WASHINGTON – Growth in the U.S. economy was sluggish again in the spring, dashing expectations for a robust rebound after a tough winter. Stronger consumer spending was offset by weakness in housing construction and a big slowdown in the pace that... Read more
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The New Canaan News
US GDP grows a weak 1.2 percent in second quarterIn this Thursday, May 19, 2016, photo, passers-by walk near the construction si
US GDP grows a weak 1.2 percent in second quarter
The New Canaan News / Posted 7 minutes ago
In this Thursday, May 19, 2016, photo, passers-by walk near the construction site a high-rise building in Boston. On Friday, July 29, 2016, the Commerce Department issues the first estimate of how the U.S. economy performed in the April-June quarter.... Read more
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Connecticut Post
10 things you need to know before the opening bell (spy, spx, qqq, dia, goog, amzn, msft)Here is what you need to know. The Bank of Japan stunned. Japan's central bank
10 things you need to know before the opening bell (spy, spx, qqq, dia, goog, amzn, msft)
Connecticut Post / Posted 7 minutes ago
Here is what you need to know. The Bank of Japan stunned. Japan's central bank shocked many by announcing only a small tweak to policy. The BOJ said it would increase the amount of exchange-traded funds it buys to an annual pace 6 trillion yen, up... Read more
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MacDailyNews
Q316 earnings signal new direction for Apple – MacDailyNews“In the first nine months of 2015, Apple’s total sales was $73.08 billion in 20
Q316 earnings signal new direction for Apple – MacDailyNews
MacDailyNews / Posted 9 minutes ago
“In the first nine months of 2015, Apple’s total sales was $73.08 billion in 2015 and this year it has only made $66.45 billion, a full $6.6 billion less than it did last year,” Shudeep Chandrasekhar writes for GuruFocus. “The sales decline was not a... Read more
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MacDailyNews
Apple again taps debt markets, preps $7 billion bond sale to fund dividends and buybacks – MacDailyNewsSilly man. They get super cheap interest rates until there is a way for them t
Apple again taps debt markets, preps $7 billion bond sale to fund dividends and buybacks – MacDailyNews
MacDailyNews / Posted 9 minutes ago
Silly man. They get super cheap interest rates until there is a way for them to bring overseas cash back into the US. The tax hit on bringing overseas cash hone are too high right now. When that changes, you will see them using local profits to fund... Read more
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The Hindu
Rupee extends gains for 4th day vs dollar, ends up by 2 pointsExtending its gains for the fourth straight day, the rupee today firmed up furt
Rupee extends gains for 4th day vs dollar, ends up by 2 points
The Hindu / Posted 9 minutes ago
Extending its gains for the fourth straight day, the rupee today firmed up further by 2 paise to settle at 67.02 a dollar as banks and exporters continued to sell the US currency amid persistent capital inflows. A weak dollar in overseas market also... Read more
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International Business Times
FTSE Moves: London market edges lower as traders weigh up a mixed bag of corporate earnings The London market struggled for direction as traders weighed up a mixed bag of
FTSE Moves: London market edges lower as traders weigh up a mixed bag of corporate earnings
International Business Times / Posted 10 minutes ago
The London market struggled for direction as traders weighed up a mixed bag of corporate earnings and an underwhelming set of measures from Japan to kick-start its economy. The FTSE 100 Index was 2.4 points lower to 6,718.6, after the Bank of Japan... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Charting The Difference Between The Original And Revised GDPWhile the 1.2% Q2 GDP print was so bad that it sent both oil and stocks higher,
Charting The Difference Between The Original And Revised GDP
Zero Hedge / Posted 12 minutes ago
While the 1.2% Q2 GDP print was so bad that it sent both oil and stocks higher, now that bad news is again good news as it means no Fed rate hikes for the foreseeable future, a key reason for the weakness was the adjustment of historical data as part... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Taxing times: why Russian pump prices rise as oil prices fallMOSCOW: The global economic slowdown has hurt millions of households, but has a
Taxing times: why Russian pump prices rise as oil prices fall
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 minutes ago
MOSCOW: The global economic slowdown has hurt millions of households, but has at least had a silver lining: with oil prices falling, the cost of filling up a vehicle with fuel has dropped. Except, that is, in Russia. While in the past two years... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Investors continue equity exodus, buy bonds and emerging marketsLONDON: Investors pulled more money from global equity funds in the past week w
Investors continue equity exodus, buy bonds and emerging markets
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 minutes ago
LONDON: Investors pulled more money from global equity funds in the past week while buying bonds and pumping cash into emerging debt, Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BAML) said on Friday. July has seen MSCI's world equity index rise almost 4 percent... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Chevron posts largest quarterly loss since 2001 on weak oil pricesHOUSTON: Chevron Corp, the second largest U.S.-based oil producer, posted a sec
Chevron posts largest quarterly loss since 2001 on weak oil prices
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 minutes ago
HOUSTON: Chevron Corp, the second largest U.S.-based oil producer, posted a second-quarter loss on Friday, its largest since 2001, due to the slump in crude prices and refining income. While the adjusted results beat Wall Street expectations, they... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Armani creates foundation as succession issue loomsMILAN: Italian fashion designer Giorgio Armani said on Friday he would create a
Armani creates foundation as succession issue looms
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 minutes ago
MILAN: Italian fashion designer Giorgio Armani said on Friday he would create a foundation in his name, for the first time shedding some light on succession plans for his fashion business. Armani, who recently turned 82, founded the eponymous group... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
S&P, Dow open lower on weak earnings, dataREUTERS: The S&P 500 and the Dow opened lower on Friday following disappointing
S&P, Dow open lower on weak earnings, data
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 minutes ago
REUTERS: The S&P 500 and the Dow opened lower on Friday following disappointing earnings from oil majors Exxon and Chevron and a slower-than-expected growth in second-quarter gross domestic product. However, the Nasdaq was supported by strong... Read more
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USA Today
Exxon, Chevron earnings sink as oil tumblesExxon Mobil and Chevron posted disappointing second-quarter earnings Friday as
Exxon, Chevron earnings sink as oil tumbles
USA Today / Posted 14 minutes ago
Exxon Mobil and Chevron posted disappointing second-quarter earnings Friday as the American energy sector reels with oil prices mired in a prolonged downturn. Chevron posted a loss of $1.47 billion for the quarter after turning a $571 million profit... Read more
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