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Channel NewsAsia
French finmin rules out Google tax deal, more firms could be targetedPARIS: France will "go all the way" to ensure that multinationals operating on
French finmin rules out Google tax deal, more firms could be targeted
Channel NewsAsia / Posted moments ago
PARIS: France will "go all the way" to ensure that multinationals operating on its soil pay their taxes and more cases could follow after Google and McDonald's were targeted by tax raids, Finance Minister Michel Sapin said. Sapin, speaking in an... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
China's President Xi pledges more support for technology firmsBEIJING: China's President Xi Jinping has vowed to increase government support
China's President Xi pledges more support for technology firms
Channel NewsAsia / Posted moments ago
BEIJING: China's President Xi Jinping has vowed to increase government support for technology companies, state media reported, in an attempt to raise the country's competitiveness that could also further fuel concerns over protectionism. Beijing has... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Andrew Forrest puts world's richest countries on notice: Global Slavery IndexSome 4300 people are trapped as slaves in Australia - and they are almost all i
Andrew Forrest puts world's richest countries on notice: Global Slavery Index
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 minutes ago
Some 4300 people are trapped as slaves in Australia - and they are almost all in two industries. Billionaire mining magnate Andrew Forrest is challenging world leaders to abolish slavery by enacting laws which will eradicate forced labour... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Planned boost for mobile service welcomedPlanned new mobile base stations receive good reception COVERAGE SOLUTION: Kin
Planned boost for mobile service welcomed
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 minutes ago
Planned new mobile base stations receive good reception COVERAGE SOLUTION: Kingstown's Jeff Condren is pleased to see a mobile base station on the way for his community. Photo: Barry Smith 101215BSD01 THE coalition commitment to building a new... Read more
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NZCity
NZ business confidence rises in MayNew Zealand firms grew more confident about the state of the local economy for
NZ business confidence rises in May
NZCity / Posted 2 minutes ago
New Zealand firms grew more confident about the state of the local economy for the third month in a row, with gains most evident in construction, ANZ Bank New Zealand says. A net 11 per cent of firms surveyed in the ANZ Business Outlook in May were... Read more
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The Young Witness
Andrew Forrest puts world's richest countries on notice: Global Slavery IndexSome 4300 people are trapped as slaves in Australia - and they are almost all i
Andrew Forrest puts world's richest countries on notice: Global Slavery Index
The Young Witness / Posted 4 minutes ago
Some 4300 people are trapped as slaves in Australia - and they are almost all in two industries. Billionaire mining magnate Andrew Forrest is challenging world leaders to abolish slavery by enacting laws which will eradicate forced labour... Read more
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The Age
Apartment supply boom a 'growing concern': Standard & Poor'sThere are concerns of an oversupply of apartments especially in Melbourne, pict
Apartment supply boom a 'growing concern': Standard & Poor's
The Age / Posted 7 minutes ago
There are concerns of an oversupply of apartments especially in Melbourne, pictured, and Brisbane, says S&P. Photo: Penny Stephens Inner-city apartment prices could be affected by a wave of new properties coming onto the market at the same time as... Read more
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The Star
Maybank IB maintains sell on Lafarge, cuts target to RM6.50KUALA LUMPUR: Maybank Investment Bank has maintained a “sell” on Lafarge Malays
Maybank IB maintains sell on Lafarge, cuts target to RM6.50
The Star / Posted 7 minutes ago
KUALA LUMPUR: Maybank Investment Bank has maintained a “sell” on Lafarge Malaysia Bhd with a lower target price of RM6.50 as competition stiffens and unattractive valuations. “We think the present price competition may persist for another six to... Read more
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The Star
Ringgit opens higher against the US dollarKUALA LUMPUR: The ringgit opened higher against the US dollar this morning on r
Ringgit opens higher against the US dollar
The Star / Posted 7 minutes ago
KUALA LUMPUR: The ringgit opened higher against the US dollar this morning on renewed buying interest for the local currency. At 9.05 am, the local unit was quoted at 4.1080/1130 against the US dollar from 4.1150/1190 at 5 pm on last Monday. The... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Virgin Australia sells stake to China's HNA Aviation GroupChina's largest private airline operator will buy a 13 per cent of Virgin Austr
Virgin Australia sells stake to China's HNA Aviation Group
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 9 minutes ago
China's largest private airline operator will buy a 13 per cent of Virgin Australia in a deal the Australian airline says will help it capitalise on the growing Chinese travel market. HNA Aviation Group and Virgin will introduce direct flights... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Receivers from PPB ran a flawed process for sale of Oswals sharesIndian tycoon Pankaj Oswal outside court. Photo: Pat Scala Receivers behind th
Receivers from PPB ran a flawed process for sale of Oswals shares
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 9 minutes ago
Indian tycoon Pankaj Oswal outside court. Photo: Pat Scala Receivers behind the sale of Pankaj and Radhika Oswals' interest in Burrup Fertilisers ran a "flawed" process and were in effect puppets for the ANZ Bank, a court has heard. The receivers,... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Apartment supply boom a 'growing concern': Standard & Poor'sThere are concerns of an oversupply of apartments especially in Melbourne, pict
Apartment supply boom a 'growing concern': Standard & Poor's
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 9 minutes ago
There are concerns of an oversupply of apartments especially in Melbourne, pictured, and Brisbane, says S&P. Photo: Penny Stephens Inner-city apartment prices could be affected by a wave of new properties coming onto the market at the same time as... Read more
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The Financial Express
Post crash in gas prices, India ‘s Petronet to rework pricing for LNG from Exxon’s Gorgon project in AustraliaPetroleum minister Dharmendra Pradhan informed Parliament on May 2 that post th
Post crash in gas prices, India ‘s Petronet to rework pricing for LNG from Exxon’s Gorgon project in Australia
The Financial Express / Posted 9 minutes ago
Petroleum minister Dharmendra Pradhan informed Parliament on May 2 that post the re-negotiation of the deal, Qatar LNG is now costing /mBtu, less than half of earlier rate of /mBtu. (PTI) India’s largest liquified natural gas (LNG) importer Petronet... Read more
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The Financial Express
Pre-markets: Sensex, Nifty may open higher on firm Asian cues; Tata Motors, Sun Pharma in focusDomestic benchmark indices BSE Sensex and NSE Nifty are likely to open higher o
Pre-markets: Sensex, Nifty may open higher on firm Asian cues; Tata Motors, Sun Pharma in focus
The Financial Express / Posted 9 minutes ago
Domestic benchmark indices BSE Sensex and NSE Nifty are likely to open higher on Tuesday tracking Nifty futures on the Singapore Stock Exchange (SGX Nifty) and firm Asian cues.(Reuters) Domestic benchmark indices BSE Sensex and NSE Nifty are likely... Read more
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The Financial Express
Net neutrality & Trai: Blanket ban on discriminatory tariffs badAfter leaving the initial consultative process halfway, bringing out a regulati
Net neutrality & Trai: Blanket ban on discriminatory tariffs bad
The Financial Express / Posted 9 minutes ago
After leaving the initial consultative process halfway, bringing out a regulation banning differential pricing and coming out with a consultation paper recently to examine if mobile operators can provide free data, the Telecom Regulatory Authority of... Read more
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Canberra Times
Net exports surprise to lift first-quarter GDPAustralia's first-quarter gross domestic product growth looks set to come in sl
Net exports surprise to lift first-quarter GDP
Canberra Times / Posted 11 minutes ago
Australia's first-quarter gross domestic product growth looks set to come in slightly higher than expected on Wednesday, following a surprisingly strong contribution from net exports. The Australian Bureau of Statistics said on Tuesday that exports... Read more
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Canberra Times
Apartment supply boom a 'growing concern': Standard & Poor'sInner-city apartment prices could be affected by a wave of new properties comin
Apartment supply boom a 'growing concern': Standard & Poor's
Canberra Times / Posted 11 minutes ago
Inner-city apartment prices could be affected by a wave of new properties coming onto the market at the same time as some off-the-plan buyers struggle to settle on their purchases, Standard & Poor's says. The credit ratings agency has highlighted... Read more
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Canberra Times
Virgin Australia finds new love as it goes through messy Air New Zealand divorceJust when the aviation industry was watching for Virgin Australia boss John Bor
Virgin Australia finds new love as it goes through messy Air New Zealand divorce
Canberra Times / Posted 11 minutes ago
Just when the aviation industry was watching for Virgin Australia boss John Borghetti to fall on his sword the tenacious operator has found himself a new ally, a fresh airline partner and a $159 million wad of cash. Borghetti's deal with China's... Read more
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The Daily Reckoning
No New Way to Go Broke, It’s Always DebtOur esteemed colleague, Vern Gowdie, likes to remind us that ‘There’s no new wa
No New Way to Go Broke, It’s Always Debt
The Daily Reckoning / Posted 12 minutes ago
Our esteemed colleague, Vern Gowdie, likes to remind us that ‘There’s no new way to go broke. It’s always debt.’ We can’t argue with that. And if you want a perfect example of it, we recommend that you read The Land Boomers, a book we finished... Read more
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Western Advocate
Andrew Forrest puts world's richest countries on notice: Global Slavery IndexSome 4300 people are trapped as slaves in Australia - and they are almost all i
Andrew Forrest puts world's richest countries on notice: Global Slavery Index
Western Advocate / Posted 12 minutes ago
Some 4300 people are trapped as slaves in Australia - and they are almost all in two industries. Billionaire mining magnate Andrew Forrest is challenging world leaders to abolish slavery by enacting laws which will eradicate forced labour... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Revolution in razorsOnline shaving clubs deliver discounted razors straight to your door. To see wh
Revolution in razors
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 13 minutes ago
Online shaving clubs deliver discounted razors straight to your door. To see whether they’re a good buy, a team of Consumer Reports staffers checked out four razors sold through the clubs. The staffers used each of the brands at home for eight days... Read more
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Business Standard India
GDP, fiscal deficit data to set tone for marketsHere are some of the stocks you need to keep a tab on for today Markets are li
GDP, fiscal deficit data to set tone for markets
Business Standard India / Posted 14 minutes ago
Here are some of the stocks you need to keep a tab on for today Markets are likely to witness a positive start mirroring strength in the Asian peers. Meanwhile, caution is seen as investors patiently... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Andrew Forrest puts world's richest countries on notice: Global Slavery IndexSome 4300 people are trapped as slaves in Australia - and they are almost all i
Andrew Forrest puts world's richest countries on notice: Global Slavery Index
Kiama Independent / Posted 14 minutes ago
Some 4300 people are trapped as slaves in Australia - and they are almost all in two industries. Billionaire mining magnate Andrew Forrest is challenging world leaders to abolish slavery by enacting laws which will eradicate forced labour... Read more
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CTV News
Australia to sell bitcoins confiscated as proceeds of crimeCANBERRA, Australia - About $13 million in bitcoins will be auctioned in Sydney
Australia to sell bitcoins confiscated as proceeds of crime
CTV News / Posted 14 minutes ago
CANBERRA, Australia - About $13 million in bitcoins will be auctioned in Sydney in June after Australian police confiscated the digital currency as proceeds of crime, an official said Tuesday. Ernst & Young was running the process, which is only the... Read more
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Manning River Times
Andrew Forrest puts world's richest countries on notice: Global Slavery IndexSome 4300 people are trapped as slaves in Australia - and they are almost all i
Andrew Forrest puts world's richest countries on notice: Global Slavery Index
Manning River Times / Posted 16 minutes ago
Some 4300 people are trapped as slaves in Australia - and they are almost all in two industries. Billionaire mining magnate Andrew Forrest is challenging world leaders to abolish slavery by enacting laws which will eradicate forced labour... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Andrew Forrest puts world's richest countries on notice: Global Slavery IndexSome 4300 people are trapped as slaves in Australia - and they are almost all i
Andrew Forrest puts world's richest countries on notice: Global Slavery Index
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 17 minutes ago
Some 4300 people are trapped as slaves in Australia - and they are almost all in two industries. Billionaire mining magnate Andrew Forrest is challenging world leaders to abolish slavery by enacting laws which will eradicate forced labour... Read more
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New Kerala
Chinese yuan weakens - newkerala.com #70230Beijing, May 31 : The central parity rate of the Chinese currency renminbi, or
Chinese yuan weakens - newkerala.com #70230
New Kerala / Posted 19 minutes ago
Beijing, May 31 : The central parity rate of the Chinese currency renminbi, or the yuan, weakened 6 basis points to 6.5790 against the US dollar on Tuesday, according to the China Foreign Exchange Trading System. In China's spot foreign exchange... Read more
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New Kerala
Chinese shares open mixed - newkerala.com #70224Beijing, May 31 : Chinese stocks opened mixed on Tuesday, with the benchmark Sh
Chinese shares open mixed - newkerala.com #70224
New Kerala / Posted 19 minutes ago
Beijing, May 31 : Chinese stocks opened mixed on Tuesday, with the benchmark Shanghai Composite Index flat at 2,822.59 points. The smaller Shenzhen index opened 0.18 percent higher at 9,786.00 points, Xinhua news agency reported. The ChiNext Index,... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Some Airlines Don't Think Venezuela Is Worth The TripTraveling by air to Venezuela just got trickier for some. Two major airlines an
Some Airlines Don't Think Venezuela Is Worth The Trip
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 24 minutes ago
Traveling by air to Venezuela just got trickier for some. Two major airlines announced they're suspending service to the country. On Monday, the largest Latin American carrier — LATAM Airlines — said it will stop flying to Venezuela's capital by... Read more
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Herald Sun
Cardinal finds wide gold zone at NamdiniCardinal Resources has confirmed a 220m wide gold mineralised zone at its Namdi
Cardinal finds wide gold zone at Namdini
Herald Sun / Posted 28 minutes ago
Cardinal Resources has confirmed a 220m wide gold mineralised zone at its Namdini project in Ghana. The Ghanian gold specialist reported intersections of 59m @ 1.42 g/t and 30m @ 1.20 g/t, as well as high grade gold zones of 9m @ 3.44 g/t and 4m @... Read more
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