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Channel NewsAsia
Oil prices drop more than 3% in Asia as investors take profitsSINGAPORE: Oil prices fell more than 3 percent in early Asian trade on Tuesday
Oil prices drop more than 3% in Asia as investors take profits
Channel NewsAsia / Posted moments ago
SINGAPORE: Oil prices fell more than 3 percent in early Asian trade on Tuesday (Sep 1), with investors taking profits after Brent and US crude soared over 8 percent in the previous session. The surge was fuelled by an OPEC commentary saying the... Read more
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Business Spectator
Qantas lifts passenger numbers in JulyPassenger numbers are on the rise at Qantas, with a solid increase in overseas
Qantas lifts passenger numbers in July
Business Spectator / Posted a minute ago
Passenger numbers are on the rise at Qantas, with a solid increase in overseas travellers. The airline lifted total passenger numbers by 2.1 per cent during July. Driving the result was a 5.3 per cent rise in Qantas international passenger numbers... Read more
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Business Spectator
China manufacturing shrinksChina's official manufacturing purchasing managers index fell to 49.7 in August
China manufacturing shrinks
Business Spectator / Posted a minute ago
China's official manufacturing purchasing managers index fell to 49.7 in August from 50.0 a month ago, the China Federation of Logistics and Purchasing, which issues the data with the National Bureau of Statistics, said in a statement Tuesday. The... Read more
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Business Spectator
The source of a global tax dilemmaThe general consensus in Australia today is that multinational companies are no
The source of a global tax dilemma
Business Spectator / Posted a minute ago
The general consensus in Australia today is that multinational companies are not paying their fair share of tax. We often hear that while it may be legal, it’s still wrong. And it’s wrong because it’s not fair. International income tax is... Read more
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NZCity
NZ dairy farmers are world's lowest paidNew Zealand dairy farmers bracing for the lowest payout in a decade probably wo
NZ dairy farmers are world's lowest paid
NZCity / Posted 2 minutes ago
New Zealand dairy farmers bracing for the lowest payout in a decade probably won't welcome the latest analysis of global trends in the industry - their counterparts in every other dairy-producing country are being paid more. AgriHQ analysed milk... Read more
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MumBRELLA
Adshel appoints two new sales executives in Victoria Adshel has appointed two new members to the company’s executive sales team in
Adshel appoints two new sales executives in Victoria
MumBRELLA / Posted 3 minutes ago
Adshel has appointed two new members to the company’s executive sales team in Victoria. Collene Wright has been promoted to the position of state sales manager and comes with over 18 years... Read more
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WALB Albany
Bank of NY glitch leads to data confusion(CNN) - A technical glitch involving Bank of New York Mellon software has cause
Bank of NY glitch leads to data confusion
WALB Albany / Posted 4 minutes ago
(CNN) - A technical glitch involving Bank of New York Mellon software has caused two weeks of confusion for some online brokerage firms. The software has been generating inaccurate values for up to 1200 mutual and exchange-traded funds. Dozens of... Read more
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Inquirier.net
US stocks close out their worst month in 3 yearsFears about a slowdown in China’s economy and concerns about when the Federal R
US stocks close out their worst month in 3 years
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 minutes ago
Fears about a slowdown in China’s economy and concerns about when the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates pushed stocks sharply lower this month. While the market recovered much of the ground it lost, the Standard & Poor’s 500 index still... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
China stocks fall at market openAn investor looks at an electronic board showing stock information at a brokera
China stocks fall at market open
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 6 minutes ago
An investor looks at an electronic board showing stock information at a brokerage house in Beijing, August 27, 2015. SHANGHAI China's major stock indexes opened down on Tuesday. The CSI300 index .CSI300 fell 2.1 percent to 3,296.53 points at 1:28... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
China August official PMI shrinks to three-year low of 49.7, in line with forecastsWorkers fix second-hand robots in a factory in Shanghai, August 21, 2015. BEIJ
China August official PMI shrinks to three-year low of 49.7, in line with forecasts
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 6 minutes ago
Workers fix second-hand robots in a factory in Shanghai, August 21, 2015. BEIJING Activity in China's vast manufacturing sector contracted at its fastest pace in three years in August, an official survey showed on Tuesday, reinforcing concerns over... Read more
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The Age
Electricity customers face prepayment, rationing under essential services proposal'We've found cases where the debt is in the thousands of dollars, by which time
Electricity customers face prepayment, rationing under essential services proposal
The Age / Posted 6 minutes ago
'We've found cases where the debt is in the thousands of dollars, by which time the customer has no hope': ESC chair Dr Ron Ben-David. Photo: Erwin Wodicka Electricity customers who have been disconnected could be made to prepay or have electricity... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
China August official PMI shrinks to three-year low of 49.7, in line with forecastsRubber products are seen inside a factory in Ninghai, Zhejiang province, July 3
China August official PMI shrinks to three-year low of 49.7, in line with forecasts
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 6 minutes ago
Rubber products are seen inside a factory in Ninghai, Zhejiang province, July 30, 2015. BEIJING Activity in China's vast manufacturing sector contracted at its fastest pace in three years in August, an official survey showed on Tuesday, reinforcing... Read more
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The Star
Market to remain volatile after Wall Street weaknessIt said on Tuesday it expects the FBM KLCI to hover between 1,600 and 1,610. La
Market to remain volatile after Wall Street weakness
The Star / Posted 7 minutes ago
It said on Tuesday it expects the FBM KLCI to hover between 1,600 and 1,610. Last Friday, the KLCI closed higher, adding 11.04 points or 0.69% to 1,612.74, lifted mainly by banking and telco stocks. Foreign funds were net buyers at RM210.7mil last... Read more
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The Star
KLCI surges 42 points in early tradeKUALA LUMPUR: The FBM KLCI surged 42 points in early trade on Tuesday toa high
KLCI surges 42 points in early trade
The Star / Posted 7 minutes ago
KUALA LUMPUR: The FBM KLCI surged 42 points in early trade on Tuesday toa high of 1,655, kicking off the new month of September on a very strong note despite the weaker overnight close on Wall Street. At 9.19am, the KLCI was up 19.85 points to... Read more
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The Star
RHB Capital still remains an Add by CIMB ResearchKUALA LUMPUR: CIMB Equities Research said RHB Capital’s 1H15 net profit met exp
RHB Capital still remains an Add by CIMB Research
The Star / Posted 7 minutes ago
KUALA LUMPUR: CIMB Equities Research said RHB Capital’s 1H15 net profit met expectations at 47% of its full-year forecast and 49% of consensus. However, it reduced the target price by 10% to RM9 from RM10 after applying a 10% discount to its... Read more
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The Star
China state media announce confessions in stock market investigationShanghai: Chinese state media announced a slew of confessions on Monday followi
China state media announce confessions in stock market investigation
The Star / Posted 7 minutes ago
Shanghai: Chinese state media announced a slew of confessions on Monday following investigations into dramatic stock market fluctuations, including from a reporter who said he had spread false information that had caused "panic and disorder". An... Read more
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The Star
Nerves on edge as Chinese authorities probe market mayhemBeijing: The head of hedge fund manager Man Group Plc's China business has been
Nerves on edge as Chinese authorities probe market mayhem
The Star / Posted 7 minutes ago
Beijing: The head of hedge fund manager Man Group Plc's China business has been taken into custody to help authorities in a probe into recent market volatility, Bloomberg reported on Monday, while separately a local financial reporter confessed on... Read more
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The Star
Hovid remains a Hold by CIMB ResearchKUALA LUMPUR: CIMB Equities Research said Hovid’s FY6/15 core net profit was 5%
Hovid remains a Hold by CIMB Research
The Star / Posted 7 minutes ago
KUALA LUMPUR: CIMB Equities Research said Hovid’s FY6/15 core net profit was 5% shy of its forecast and 6% short of consensus expectations. It said on Tuesday the variance in earnings was due mainly to a sales shortfall, which the company attributed... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
'If these higher global oil prices are maintained we are going to see higher prices again'Fuel prices are set to jump in coming weeks. Photo: Greg Newington The days of
'If these higher global oil prices are maintained we are going to see higher prices again'
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 8 minutes ago
Fuel prices are set to jump in coming weeks. Photo: Greg Newington The days of petrol being below $1.30 a litre in Australia are coming to an end, economists have warned. Petrol prices are expected to jump within a fortnight because of skyrocketing... Read more
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Canberra Times
Can we live in our investment property?Downsizing from a home to an apartment may be a good option, particularly if yo
Can we live in our investment property?
Canberra Times / Posted 10 minutes ago
Downsizing from a home to an apartment may be a good option, particularly if you plan to travel a lot. Photo: Peter Morris Q My husband and I have been retired for two years. We have an investment apartment worth $1-$1.2 million which is rented at... Read more
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Canberra Times
'If these higher global oil prices are maintained we are going to see higher prices again'Fuel prices are set to jump in coming weeks. Photo: Greg Newington The days of
'If these higher global oil prices are maintained we are going to see higher prices again'
Canberra Times / Posted 10 minutes ago
Fuel prices are set to jump in coming weeks. Photo: Greg Newington The days of petrol being below $1.30 a litre in Australia are coming to an end, economists have warned. Petrol prices are expected to jump within a fortnight because of skyrocketing... Read more
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iTWire
Affordability of telcoms services under scrutinyACCAN CEO Teresa Corbin says that while technology today allows the completion
Affordability of telcoms services under scrutiny
iTWire / Posted 11 minutes ago
ACCAN CEO Teresa Corbin says that while technology today allows the completion of many tasks from the comfort of our homes, questions regarding the affordability, accessibility and availability of communications services need to be addressed “so... Read more
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The Columbian
In reversal, grain trains abound for harvestSTERLING, N.D. — The grain elevator that towers over this small prairie town ha
In reversal, grain trains abound for harvest
The Columbian / Posted 12 minutes ago
STERLING, N.D. — The grain elevator that towers over this small prairie town has been humming with workers loading crops onto rail cars destined for domestic and worldwide markets. It’s a welcome sight in Sterling, and across the upper Great Plains,... Read more
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The Columbian
Berkshire bets Americans will keep buying gas, holds $4.5B in PhillipsWarren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc. sees a green light at the intersection
Berkshire bets Americans will keep buying gas, holds $4.5B in Phillips
The Columbian / Posted 12 minutes ago
Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc. sees a green light at the intersection of low oil prices and record driving. In its most significant energy investment in two years, Berkshire has amassed a $4.5 billion stake in Phillips 66, making it the... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
Japan eyes defense budget hike to fortify island chain facing ChinaTOKYO - Japan's Ministry of Defense is seeking a fourth straight annual militar
Japan eyes defense budget hike to fortify island chain facing China
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 13 minutes ago
TOKYO - Japan's Ministry of Defense is seeking a fourth straight annual military budget hike to help fortify the country's far-flung island chain in the East China Sea, close to ocean territory claimed by Beijing. In a document submitted to the... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
17 member group meets to tackle coastal insurance reformLiving on the Alabama coast means that Baldwin and Mobile counties are vulnerab
17 member group meets to tackle coastal insurance reform
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 19 minutes ago
Living on the Alabama coast means that Baldwin and Mobile counties are vulnerable to hurricanes. According to the Alabama Department of Insurance (DOI), there was a 40 percent difference in the cost of homeowners’ insurance for Mobile and Baldwin... Read more
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Northern Star
Seminar to explore profitable crops in Murray Darling BasinPRODUCERS in the Balonne and Border Rivers areas are encouraged to attend a fre
Seminar to explore profitable crops in Murray Darling Basin
Northern Star / Posted 20 minutes ago
PRODUCERS in the Balonne and Border Rivers areas are encouraged to attend a free seminar to explore opportunities to diversify their current production systems and capitalise on a range of potential new high-value horticulture crops with export... Read more
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BBC News
Contactless card limit rises to £30 as card use surges - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video &
Contactless card limit rises to £30 as card use surges
BBC News / Posted 20 minutes ago
- BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Also in the News Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say Contactless card limit rises to £30 as card... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Crystal Ninja takes on her biggest projectSearchers looking for missing swimmer found a bodySearchers looking for missing
Crystal Ninja takes on her biggest project
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 20 minutes ago
Searchers looking for missing swimmer found a bodySearchers looking for missing swimmer found a body A body has been found in Ocean Beach in an area where authorities have been searching for a man who went missing Sunday while swimming with a... Read more
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KTIV Sioux City
Gas prices fall in SiouxlandGas prices have fallen more than 14 cents in Siouxland in the past week. Price
Gas prices fall in Siouxland
KTIV Sioux City / Posted 20 minutes ago
Gas prices have fallen more than 14 cents in Siouxland in the past week. Prices are about 84 cents lower per gallon than a year ago. The average retail price in Iowa was $2.54 Sunday, according to a Gas-buddy-dot com survey. South Dakota gas... Read more
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