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The Hindu
Techies form union for fair work environmentOn a rainy, lazy Sunday afternoon, 200 software professionals crammed into a sm
The Hindu / Posted a minute ago
On a rainy, lazy Sunday afternoon, 200 software professionals crammed into a small hall inside the city’s Young Women’s Christian Association in Koramangala to decide on the contours of technology hub’s first trade union. After debating for more... Read more
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The Courier Mail
CBA facing nation’s largest shareholder class actionTHE Commonwealth Bank could face what legal firm Maurice Blackburn says may be
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 minutes ago
THE Commonwealth Bank could face what legal firm Maurice Blackburn says may be Australia’s largest ever shareholder class action over its alleged failure to inform its 800,000 investors about Austrac’s accusations it breached money laundering and... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Sirtex shares drop on $26 million lossShares in liver cancer treatment developer Sirtex Medical have plunged after it
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 minutes ago
Shares in liver cancer treatment developer Sirtex Medical have plunged after it ended a challenging year with a $26.3 million loss. Sirtex said a previously announced $90.5 million writedown in the value of its clinical and research and development... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Vocus confident on debt after booking $1.46 billion lossVocus Group, which owns the iPrimus and Dodo broadband brands, has assured inve
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 minutes ago
Vocus Group, which owns the iPrimus and Dodo broadband brands, has assured investors it will not breach its debt covenants in the next 12 months after delivering a stinging $1.46 billion loss for 2017. Vocus Group, the owner of iPrimus and Dodo... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
News in briefEx-Alltel exec starts Massachusetts job Jeff Fox, a former longtime executive
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 minutes ago
Ex-Alltel exec starts Massachusetts job Jeff Fox, a former longtime executive at Little Rock-based Alltel, began his new position as president and chief executive officer of Endurance International Group Holdings Inc. on Tuesday. Fox also received... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Stocks surging after 2-week slideNEW YORK -- Stocks around the world jumped on Tuesday, and the Standard & Poor'
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 minutes ago
NEW YORK -- Stocks around the world jumped on Tuesday, and the Standard & Poor's 500 index had one of its best days of the year as markets put a shaky couple of weeks further behind them. Shares of technology companies and retailers helped lead the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Business news in briefBerkshire avoids S&P ratings downgrade Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 minutes ago
Berkshire avoids S&P ratings downgrade Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc. was spared a downgrade from S&P Global Ratings after the collapse of the company's $9 billion deal to buy Oncor Electric Delivery Co. S&P affirmed Berkshire's AA score... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Retailers, IBM team to explore new tech linked to food safetyWal-Mart, Tyson and other food and retail companies are working with IBM to exp
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 minutes ago
Wal-Mart, Tyson and other food and retail companies are working with IBM to explore how blockchain technology can improve safety in their food-supply chains. The collaboration, announced Tuesday, builds on Wal-Mart's previous blockchain tests with... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
China's Fosun invests in local version of bitcoin tech blockchainBEIJING: Chinese conglomerate Fosun Group has made a foray into blockchain with
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 minutes ago
BEIJING: Chinese conglomerate Fosun Group has made a foray into blockchain with an investment in the Shanghai startup behind Onchain, a local version of the much-hyped technology that underpins virtual currencies such as bitcoin. Fosun is the sole... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Badgerys Creek to become an 'aerotropolis'Seoul: NSW premier Gladys Berejiklian will consider creating a free economic zo
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 5 minutes ago
Seoul: NSW premier Gladys Berejiklian will consider creating a free economic zone around the Badgerys Creek airport to encourage global companies to move into an "aerotropolis", bringing high-quality engineering, robotics, defence and agribusiness... Read more
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The Times and Democrat
Asian markets rise modestly after Wall Street's sharp gainsSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Most Asian markets staged modest gains on Wednesday a
The Times and Democrat / Posted 6 minutes ago
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Most Asian markets staged modest gains on Wednesday after overnight gains on Wall Street as geopolitical risks and turmoil at the White House that have dented investor sentiment in the past few weeks abated while investors... Read more
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Mumbrella
WPP warns ad industry 'in danger of losing the plot' over discounting as revenue growth slowsWPP has warned the industry is “in danger of losing the plot” as it accused riv
Mumbrella / Posted 7 minutes ago
WPP has warned the industry is “in danger of losing the plot” as it accused rivals of offering discounts, cheap creative, underwritten media and other tricks to win business. Martin Sorrell’s WPP has seen revenue growth slow in the send... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Whole Foods shareholders to get their say on Amazon dealNEW YORK (AP) - Whole Foods shareholders will vote on whether to bless a union
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 7 minutes ago
NEW YORK (AP) - Whole Foods shareholders will vote on whether to bless a union with Amazon that the organic grocery chain's CEO called "love at first sight." Before agreeing to the $13.7 billion offer, Whole Foods had been under intense shareholder... Read more
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Lincoln Journal Star
UNL economic indicator increases in JulyThe Nebraska economy is expected to grow throughout the rest of the year and in
Lincoln Journal Star / Posted 8 minutes ago
The Nebraska economy is expected to grow throughout the rest of the year and into early 2018, according to the most recent leading economic indicator report from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. The indicator, a composite of economic factors that... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Whole Foods shareholders to get their say on Amazon dealNEW YORK (AP) - Whole Foods shareholders will vote on whether to bless a union
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 9 minutes ago
NEW YORK (AP) - Whole Foods shareholders will vote on whether to bless a union with Amazon that the organic grocery chain's CEO called "love at first sight." Before agreeing to the $13.7 billion offer, Whole Foods had been under intense shareholder... Read more
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EuroNews
Vedanta's quarterly core earnings rise about 48 percent(Reuters) – Diversified miner Vedanta Resources said its quarterly core
EuroNews / Posted 10 minutes ago
(Reuters) – Diversified miner Vedanta Resources said its quarterly core earnings jumped about 48 percent as zinc production at its Indian unit nearly doubled. The company, which mines zinc in the western Indian state of Rajasthan, said... Read more
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EuroNews
British oil firm EnQuest cuts full-year production forecast(Reuters) – North Sea-focused oil producer EnQuest cut its full-year pr
EuroNews / Posted 10 minutes ago
(Reuters) – North Sea-focused oil producer EnQuest cut its full-year production forecast on Wednesday as prolonged commissioning of its Kraken production storage unit led to lower-than-expected efficiencies. The company said it expected... Read more
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Market Watch
Italy’s economy could soar with a parallel currencyThere have been some amazing Italian inventions over the centuries. The newspap
Market Watch / Posted 10 minutes ago
There have been some amazing Italian inventions over the centuries. The newspaper. The pistol. The radio. The stock exchange. The motorway. And who could overlook those staples of modern life, jeans (originally from the French word for Genoa: genes)... Read more
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EuroNews
Property developer Hansteen to return 580 million sterling to investors(Reuters) – Property group Hansteen Holdings said on Wednesday it plan
EuroNews / Posted 10 minutes ago
(Reuters) – Property group Hansteen Holdings said on Wednesday it planned to return 580 million pounds to shareholders by the end of the year, handing back proceeds from selling its German and Dutch industrial property portfolios. The... Read more
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EuroNews
Norway PM says time for government spending to "take a step back" OSLO (Reuters) – Norway’s economic growth will exceed its historical average
EuroNews / Posted 10 minutes ago
OSLO (Reuters) – Norway’s economic growth will exceed its historical average in 2018, and the government should “take a step back” on fiscal spending, Prime Minister Erna Solberg said... Read more
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The Star
UEM Sunrise Q2 earnings up 73%, boosted by higher revenuePETALING JAYA: UEM Sunrise Bhd posted a set of commendable results which saw it
The Star / Posted 10 minutes ago
PETALING JAYA: UEM Sunrise Bhd posted a set of commendable results which saw its net profit surged by 73% for the second quarter ended June 30, 2017, boosted by its higher property development revenue. Net profit for the period stood at RM94.5mil... Read more
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Market Watch
Vedanta earnings jump on higher commodity pricesLONDON--Vedanta Resources PLC (VED.LN) said Wednesday that higher commodity pri
Market Watch / Posted 10 minutes ago
LONDON--Vedanta Resources PLC (VED.LN) said Wednesday that higher commodity prices and volumes have led to significant year-on-year growth in first-quarter earnings. The diversified natural resources firm said earnings before interest, taxes,... Read more
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The Irish Times
Brexit drives profits at Laura Ashley down 72%Profits at Laura Ashley plummeted 72 per cent last year as the struggling fashi
The Irish Times / Posted 10 minutes ago
Profits at Laura Ashley plummeted 72 per cent last year as the struggling fashion and homeware retailer pointed to challenging trading conditions and the collapse of the pound following the Brexit vote. The company said pre-tax profit tumbled from... Read more
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EuroNews
Playtech to buy some ACM Group assets to grow financials unit(Reuters) – Playtech Plc will buy technology, intellectual property an
EuroNews / Posted 11 minutes ago
(Reuters) – Playtech Plc will buy technology, intellectual property and some customer assets from ACM Group as the gambling technology company looks to build on its financials division. Playtech, whose products include casino, poker, bingo,... Read more
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The Star
What now for RHB and AmBank?Since the proposed exercise was announced in early June, shares of both stocks
The Star / Posted 11 minutes ago
Since the proposed exercise was announced in early June, shares of both stocks have trended down signalling investor nervousness on potential benefits and synergies that the two banks would have derived considering there were duplication in business.... Read more
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The Star
UOA's Q2 earnings up 33.3% to RM165.65milKUALA LUMPUR: UOA Development Bhd's earnings for the second quarter ended June
The Star / Posted 11 minutes ago
KUALA LUMPUR: UOA Development Bhd's earnings for the second quarter ended June 30, 2017, rose RM41.42mil or 33.3% to RM165.65mil, attributed mainly to progressive recognition of the company's development projects. Earnings per share stood at 10.15... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
NSW premier Gladys Berejijlian to make Badgerys Creek an 'aerotropolis' Seoul: NSW premier Gladys Berejiklian will consider creating a free economic zo
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 12 minutes ago
Seoul: NSW premier Gladys Berejiklian will consider creating a free economic zone around the Badgerys Creek airport to encourage global companies to move into an "aerotropolis", bringing high-quality engineering, robotics, defence and agribusiness... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Whole Foods shareholders to get their say on Amazon dealNEW YORK (AP) - Whole Foods shareholders will vote on whether to bless a union
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 12 minutes ago
NEW YORK (AP) - Whole Foods shareholders will vote on whether to bless a union with Amazon that the organic grocery chain's CEO called "love at first sight." Before agreeing to the $13.7 billion offer, Whole Foods had been under intense shareholder... Read more
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PR.com
Hampleton Partners Sees Strong Tech M&A Activity in 2H 2017 Market Reports Research by Hampleton Partners analyses key trends in 11 technology sectors i
PR.com / Posted 12 minutes ago
Research by Hampleton Partners analyses key trends in 11 technology sectors including artificial intelligence, augmented reality/virtual reality and cybersecurity. London,... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Asian markets rise modestly after Wall Street's sharp gainsSEOUL, South Korea (AP) - Most Asian markets staged modest gains on Wednesday a
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 12 minutes ago
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - Most Asian markets staged modest gains on Wednesday after overnight gains on Wall Street as geopolitical risks and turmoil at the White House that have dented investor sentiment in the past few weeks abated while investors... Read more
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