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Pilipino Star
Hot money hits 6-month high in JulyMANILA, Philippines - The net inflow of foreign portfolio investments or specul
Pilipino Star / Posted a minute ago
MANILA, Philippines - The net inflow of foreign portfolio investments or speculative funds reached its highest level in six months amid positive investor sentiment as well as the decision of the US Federal Reserve to keep interest rates unchanged in... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Strong GDP growth buoys share pricesMANILA, Philippines - The stock market stayed in the 8,000 level yesterday foll
Pilipino Star / Posted a minute ago
MANILA, Philippines - The stock market stayed in the 8,000 level yesterday following the release of second quarter economic performance. The benchmark Philippine Stock Exchange index (PSEi) gained 26.16 points, or 0.32 percent to settle at 8,072.75... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Landbank exceeds H1 income targetMANILA, Philippines - State-run Land Bank of the Philippines exceeded its targe
Pilipino Star / Posted a minute ago
MANILA, Philippines - State-run Land Bank of the Philippines exceeded its target net income for the first half on the back of robust earnings from loans and investments. In a statement, Landbank said it posted a net income of P7.43 billion from... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Air Juan plans to buy more aircraftMANILA, Philippines - Air Juan Aviation Inc. is planning to acquire additional
Pilipino Star / Posted a minute ago
MANILA, Philippines - Air Juan Aviation Inc. is planning to acquire additional aircraft in the next five years as it aims to double capacity and grow the business. Air Juan marketing head Paolo Misa said in a briefing yesterday the company is... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Economy grows 6.5% in Q2MANILA, Philippines - The Philippine economy grew at a sizzling pace in the sec
Pilipino Star / Posted a minute ago
MANILA, Philippines - The Philippine economy grew at a sizzling pace in the second quarter, topping expectations as a government-led construction boom and an extended rebound in the farm sector took some of the sting off a peso wallowing at 11-year... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Project of the centuryAn official described it as the “project of the century.” People tired of waiti
Pilipino Star / Posted a minute ago
An official described it as the “project of the century.” People tired of waiting for even a few kilometers of railways to be finished are hoping it won’t take a century before the proposed subway in “mega Manila” is completed, and still another... Read more
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Pilipino Star
’19 SEAG to boost Philippines imageCayetano Heads Organizing Committee MANILA, Philippines - Foreign Affairs Sec.
Pilipino Star / Posted a minute ago
Cayetano Heads Organizing Committee MANILA, Philippines - Foreign Affairs Sec. Alan Peter Cayetano, the newly designated chairman of the organizing committee of the 30th Southeast Asian Games, declared it’s a go for the country’s hosting of the... Read more
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Connecticut Post
The Accounting Industry's Death is Great News for Your BusinessChange isn’t comfortable -- especially when it comes to industries steeped in t
Connecticut Post / Posted 2 minutes ago
Change isn’t comfortable -- especially when it comes to industries steeped in tradition, such as accounting. Whether they welcome the innovation or loathe the disruption, accounting firms are forced to adjust as their previously static sector... Read more
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Connecticut Post
It took the White House few tries to dismiss the rumor that knocked stocks lowerThe White House is not exactly known for smooth communications these days.Consi
Connecticut Post / Posted 2 minutes ago
The White House is not exactly known for smooth communications these days.Consider its effort to reassure investors that Gary Cohn, head of the president's National Economic Council, would remain in his job. Early Thursday, a rumor was making the... Read more
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The Herald News
YOUR AD HERE: Administration unveils plan to place billboards at 8 city-owned sitesJo C. Goode Herald News Staff Reporter @jgoodeHN FALL RIVER — Approximately $1
The Herald News / Posted 7 minutes ago
Jo C. Goode Herald News Staff Reporter @jgoodeHN FALL RIVER — Approximately $10 million to $15 million up front and a projected annual revenue stream of $650,000 to the city for the next 20 years — that’s the amount of money Mayor Jasiel Correia II... Read more
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Zero Hedge
A Venezuelan Tanker Is Stranded Off The Louisiana CoastA tanker loaded with 1 million barrels of Venezuelan heavy crude has been stran
Zero Hedge / Posted 8 minutes ago
A tanker loaded with 1 million barrels of Venezuelan heavy crude has been stranded for over a month off the coast of Louisiana, not because it can't sail but as a result of Venezuela's imploding economy, and its inability to obtain a bank letter of... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Deutsche Bank, Bank of America settle agency bond rigging lawsuitsNEW YORK: Deutsche Bank AG and Bank of America Corp agreed to pay a combined US
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 minutes ago
NEW YORK: Deutsche Bank AG and Bank of America Corp agreed to pay a combined US$65.5 million to settle investor litigation accusing large banks of rigging the roughly US$9 trillion government agency bond market over a decade. Preliminary settlements... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
SNAP customers impacted by temporary outage Customers who utilize the Supplement Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) were
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 8 minutes ago
Customers who utilize the Supplement Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) were impacted by a temporary outage on Thursday. Customers who utilize the Supplement... Read more
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Arkansas Business
America's Car-Mart CEO Henderson Announces RetirementHank Henderson said he would step down as CEO of America’s Car-Mart of Bentonvi
Arkansas Business / Posted 8 minutes ago
Hank Henderson said he would step down as CEO of America’s Car-Mart of Bentonville at the end of December after more than 30 years with the company. Henderson said CFO and President Jeff Williams would become CEO. Henderson will remain a member of... Read more
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Fortune
Donald Trump Is Worth $2 Billion to TwitterThat’s the conclusion of Monness Crespi Hardt analyst James Cakmak, who said th
Fortune / Posted 9 minutes ago
That’s the conclusion of Monness Crespi Hardt analyst James Cakmak, who said that the social media company would see as much as $2 billion in market value wiped out if @realDonaldTrump quit tweeting. It’s not that the president’s defection would... Read more
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NZCity
CBL earnings fall amid insurance coverAuckland-based credit surety and financial risk insurer CBL Corp says first hal
NZCity / Posted 9 minutes ago
Auckland-based credit surety and financial risk insurer CBL Corp says first half operating earnings have fallen 36 per cent, largely due to a $16.5-million increase in CBL Insurance's reserves to cover future claims. Internal operating profit was... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Orange County employee pension fund alleges big banks are costing retirees moneyThree major public pension funds, including the Orange County Employees Retirem
Los Angeles Times / Posted 11 minutes ago
Three major public pension funds, including the Orange County Employees Retirement System, have sued a half-dozen Wall Street banks, alleging they illegally conspired to control a corner of the stock market, leading to higher charges for the funds... Read more
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Mumbrella
Government agrees to four more measures in media reform package to secure support of Nick Xenophon TeamDays after One Nation senators said they would give ‘conditional’ support to th
Mumbrella / Posted 11 minutes ago
Days after One Nation senators said they would give ‘conditional’ support to the media reform bill, the Turnbull government claims it has reached an “in-principle” agreement on four measures to secure the support of the Nick Xenophon Team. The... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Federal grand jury indicts former Wasserman Schultz aide Imran AwanImran Awan, the former information technology aide multiple Democratic members
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 12 minutes ago
Imran Awan, the former information technology aide multiple Democratic members of Congress, including Debbie Wasserman Schultz of Weston, was indicted Thursday on four charges including bank fraud and engaging in unlawful monetary transactions. Also... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Americans are buying more food at Walmart. (And not just the designer cantaloupe.)Competition is heating up among U.S. grocery chains, but Americans are increasi
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 14 minutes ago
Competition is heating up among U.S. grocery chains, but Americans are increasingly buying their food at Walmart. The retailer on Thursday said food sales had grown to their highest level in five years, as Walmart expands its grocery business both... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Harry Domash, Online Investing: Don’t follow stock analyst’s adviceBy Harry Domash Online Investing A lot of us pick stocks at least partly base
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 14 minutes ago
By Harry Domash Online Investing A lot of us pick stocks at least partly based on the analyst buy/sell rating summaries available on many financial websites? But how reliable are those buy/sell ratings. Last week I used a backtesting site,... Read more
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Market Watch
Will Trump’s lack of leadership become an excuse for a big selloff in stocks?In my 30-plus years in the markets, I have learned that overbought markets are
Market Watch / Posted 14 minutes ago
In my 30-plus years in the markets, I have learned that overbought markets are always vulnerable. Overbought markets look for an excuse to sell off. Unfortunately, many less experienced investors do not understand that simple observation and end up... Read more
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Market Watch
How the yuan’s return to stability helped China become the largest holder of TreasurysChina’s efforts to stabilize its currency are finally looking to pay off. The
Market Watch / Posted 15 minutes ago
China’s efforts to stabilize its currency are finally looking to pay off. The yuan’s USDCNY, -0.0090% strengthening against the dollar in the past three months has helped nudge China, the world’s second-largest economy, to reclaim its spot as top... Read more
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The Star
S&P 500 posts biggest decline in three months on Washington worriesThe Dow Jones Industrial Average ended down 274.14 points, or 1.24 percent, to
The Star / Posted 15 minutes ago
The Dow Jones Industrial Average ended down 274.14 points, or 1.24 percent, to 21,750.73, the S&P 500 lost 38.1 points, or 1.54 percent, to 2,430.01 and the Nasdaq Composite dropped 123.20 points, or 1.94 percent, to 6,221.91. NEW YORK: U.S stocks... Read more
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The Star
Malaysian palm oil price rises on stronger soyoil, tight market suppliesKUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian palm oil futures scored their first gain in four sessio
The Star / Posted 15 minutes ago
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian palm oil futures scored their first gain in four sessions on Thursday, tracking stronger edible oils and lifted by tighter supplies, traders said. The benchmark palm oil contract for November delivery on the Bursa Malaysia... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Vestas’ lackluster second quarter sends stocks downVestas' stocks fell more than 7 percent Thursday after reporting sagging profit
Greeley Tribune / Posted 15 minutes ago
Vestas' stocks fell more than 7 percent Thursday after reporting sagging profits in its second-quarter earnings reports, but company officials see the quarter as a solid one. Though the Denmark-based company reported slightly less revenue and profit... Read more
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Maple Ridge News
Modular shelter on track to open this fall in ChilliwackIt will get dozens of people off the streets in Chilliwack. A temporary modula
Maple Ridge News / Posted 19 minutes ago
It will get dozens of people off the streets in Chilliwack. A temporary modular shelter to house the homeless is on track to open this fall. Plans are moving ahead by Salvation Army of Chilliwack to open a new “low-barrier” facility at the Yale... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Netflix founder's crazy plan: Pay $US10 a month, go to all the movies you wantAs cinemas around the world struggle, Mitch Lowe has an extreme proposal for ho
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 20 minutes ago
As cinemas around the world struggle, Mitch Lowe has an extreme proposal for how to get more people into seats: Let them come to all the sessions they want - for about the price of a single ticket each month. Lowe, an early Netflix executive who now... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Miniso the latest retailer to disrupt Australian marketBattered and bruised Australian retailers face the arrival of yet another overs
Kiama Independent / Posted 21 minutes ago
Battered and bruised Australian retailers face the arrival of yet another overseas entrant, with Asia's Miniso planning to roll out up to 300 stores across the country. Australian retailers, already battered and bruised, are in for another onslaught... Read more
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CTV News
J.C. Penney executive tapped for CFO gig at Hudson's Bay CompanyTORONTO -- Hudson's Bay Company has tapped the former chief financial officer o
CTV News / Posted 21 minutes ago
TORONTO -- Hudson's Bay Company has tapped the former chief financial officer of another struggling retailer, J.C. Penney, to fill its vacancy. Edward Record will step into the executive role on Aug. 28, taking over the job from Paul Beesley, whose... Read more
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