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Alibaba announces digital free-trade initiative in Malaysia

Alibaba announces digital free-trade initiative in Malaysia

This would be Alibaba's first e-hub outside its home base in China, part of a plan group executive chairman Jack Ma laid out at the G20 summit past year. He said Malaysia was the first to take him u...

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Parliament is 'enhanced' by me becoming Evening Standard editor, says George Osborne

Parliament is 'enhanced' by me becoming Evening Standard editor, says George Osborne

Shadow Cabinet Office minister Andrew Gwynne said former ministers must get advice from the Advisory Committee on Business Appointments (Acoba) before announcing any new appointment, according to the ...

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Surveillance findings raise concern about spying on Trump campaign: Nunes

Nunes said the monitored material was "widely disseminated" in intelligence reports. Nunes said that he was not sure if any communications from Trump Tower were picked up in the surveillance. "It's ...

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French presidential candidates trade barbs in first televised debate

French presidential election frontrunner Emmanuel Macron faced down booing and whistles of disapproval from an audience of hundreds of mayors on Wednesday, insisting he would aim to cut local authorit...

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United Kingdom bans computers and tablets in aircraft cabins for Middle East

For more details, please visit the UK Government's website. The new cabin baggage ban will apply to laptops, tablets, DVD players, e-readers or game consoles. "We will not hesitate to act in order...

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Eurogroup head Dijsselbloem under fire over 'drinks and women' remark

Dijsselbloem said there was no guarantee negotiations would be completed by the next regular meeting of eurozone finance ministers on April 7. Despite all the backlash, he refused to apologise. Whil...

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Coffee for GOAT; Michael Phelps gets flawless nickname during Starbucks outing

Coffee for GOAT; Michael Phelps gets flawless nickname during Starbucks outing

Earlier in the day, Michael took to Instagram to post an fantastic photo of the cups he got at Starbucks. So what did he think of the GOAT cups? Interestingly, Phelps was amazed when he saw the ...

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Shares Seesawing on Volume: Frontier Communications Corp (FTR)

Shares Seesawing on Volume: Frontier Communications Corp (FTR)

ROIC may also be an important metric for the value investor who is trying to determine the company's moat. On 8/1/2016 Frontier Communications Corp announced a quarterly dividend of $0.11 8.66% with...

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Diageo plc (DGE) Receives "Hold" Rating from Whitman Howard

A number of other equities research analysts have also weighed in on DCC. Jefferies Group LLC lowered Dunelm Group plc to an "underperform" rating and decreased their price objective for the company...

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Analyst Opinion on: NIKE, Inc. (NKE)

The research firm Initiated the stock to Overweight. ( NKE ) where Atlantic Equities provided Overweight rating on the stock on 19-Jan-17. Also, EVP David J. Full-year profit views are for NIKE, ...

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Wall Street's 'Fearless Girl' Statue Vandalized to Look Like Trump Supporter

Wall Street's 'Fearless Girl' Statue Vandalized to Look Like Trump Supporter

Fearless Girl appeared on Wall Street on the eve of the March 8 Women's Strike, stationed directly across from the district's iconic Charging Bull statue. "I put it there for art", Di Modica added. ...

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Electronic Devices 'Banned' on Flights to USA from 13 Countries

No official start date for the ban has been set and the Government said it may take affected airlines a few days to implement the new security measures. Top global carriers - such as Emirates Airlin...

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Club Med 'drinks and women' row threatens Euro chief

He said, "During the crisis of the euro, the countries of the North have shown solidarity with the countries affected by the crisis". Speaking in an interview with the German newspaper Frankfurter ...

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Akzo rejects PPG's second offer

Akzo rejects PPG's second offer

Akzo's chief executive Ton Büchner said the company was "best placed to unlock the value within our company ourselves". In addition, AkzoNobel said PPG would have to take on large debt to finance th...

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Investors Trading Alert: Lennar Corporation (LEN), Dynegy Inc. (DYN)

Investors Trading Alert: Lennar Corporation (LEN), Dynegy Inc. (DYN)

Net income for the quarter to February 28 fell to $130.8 million, or 56 cents a share, from $144.1 million, or 63 cents a share, in the same period a year ago, but was above the FactSet earnings-per-s...

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Uber details its COO search, drive to change the work culture

Uber details its COO search, drive to change the work culture

The company is now detailing some of the steps it has taken since to improve things. During the conference call Tuesday, Huffington answered a question about sexism at the ride-sharing company and i...

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Costco Sues Acushnet! The Kirkland Signature Golf Ball Saga Gets More Interesting

Costco Sues Acushnet! The Kirkland Signature Golf Ball Saga Gets More Interesting

The balls have attracted arbitrage sellers on marketplaces like eBay and are sold out at Costco, which told Golf Digest that limited supplies will once again be available in early April. "Costco has...

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£300m taxi manufacturing plant opens in Coventry

£300m taxi manufacturing plant opens in Coventry

A new vehicle plant will open in Coventry on Wednesday, signalling China's confidence in the United Kingdom post-Brexit. "This is also great news for the economy as we invest in cutting edge technol...

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Royal Bank of Canada Reiterates Buy Rating for NVIDIA Co. (NVDA)

Royal Bank of Canada Reiterates Buy Rating for NVIDIA Co. (NVDA)

Nvidia's market cap is now $60.73B and has a P/E ratio of 41.60. Developed by J. Welles Wilder, ATR is an indicator that measures volatility. The RSI oscillates between zero and 100. How does this co...

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Xenia Hotels & Resorts Inc (XHR) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages

The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this link . Xenia Hotels & Resorts Inc (NYSE:XHR) has been given an average recom...

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Five associate banks' branches to become part of SBI

Five associate banks' branches to become part of SBI

Of the total workforce of around 2 lakh employees in the SBI, 22% are women. "SBI group already has 126 exclusive all-women branches across the country while BMB has only seven". The Reserve Bank of...

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Kingfisher warns of European political uncertainty as it posts strong 2016 profits

Kingfisher warns of European political uncertainty as it posts strong 2016 profits

In France, the retailer said it's cautious about prospects, especially in light of May's presidential election. France will elect a new president in a two-stage contest to be held in April and May. ...

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North Korea conducts testing of new rocket engine

North Korea conducts testing of new rocket engine

The New York Times has already reported that the Obama administration mounted cyber attacks on North Korean missile systems. The agents - the report said in quoting a beauty salon proprietor...

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United States markets fall on Trump tax plan uncertainty

United States markets fall on Trump tax plan uncertainty

The Dow Jones industrial average rose around 50 points shortly after the open, with Apple contributing the most gains. The Nasdaq Composite fell 1.83 per cent to 5,793.83. That is precisely the qu...

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United Nations rejects Saudi-led coalition call to supervise Yemen port

United Nations rejects Saudi-led coalition call to supervise Yemen port

The seventh drone crash landed near Aden's airport, according to UAE forces. One of the systems displayed is identical to the UAVs produced by Iran's Aircra Manufacturing Industrial Company, the veh...

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Greek police intercept suspect packages following parcel bombs to IMF, Germany

Greek police intercept suspect packages following parcel bombs to IMF, Germany

The Greek militant group, Conspiracy Cells of Fire, claimed responsibility for the German attack, describing it as part of a campaign of violence by worldwide anarchist groups. Conspiracy of Fire ...

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United Kingdom follows the U.S. with carry-on devices ban

Passengers travelling to the U.S. on flights from eight different countries will be banned from carrying laptops, iPads, cameras and most other electronics in their carry-on luggage. Civil liberties...

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US just banned some airlines from carrying laptops, tablets in the cabin

The ban, which is said to be indefinite and affect non-stop flights, is expected to affect nine airlines operating out of ten airports in the Middle East and North Africa, reports the BBC . The f...

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101 billionaires in India, Karnataka has four — Forbes list

101 billionaires in India, Karnataka has four — Forbes list

Two of the top five richest people in the world are Harvard dropouts. Warren Buffett and Jeff Bezos were place and show on the Forbes billionaire list , with a net worth of $75.6 billion and $72.8 bi...

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Petroleo Brasileiro SA - Petrobras's (NYSE:PBR-A)

Petroleo Brasileiro SA - Petrobras's (NYSE:PBR-A)

And immediately on the next day after earnings announcement, the stock inclined 4.01% and closed its trading session at $9.08. The stock decreased 3.05% or $0.28 during the last trading session, reach...

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U.S. bans large electronics from 10 airports, mainly in Middle East

AP reported that airlines would not be officially informed of the ban until 03:00 ET (07:00 GMT) on Tuesday. Though the Department of Homeland Security cited no specific terrorist threats as reason ...

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United Kingdom follows USA banning gadgets on Middle East flights

Enough explosives can be hidden in a laptop to bring down a passenger jet: past year the Somali insurgent group al-Shabaab smuggled an explosive-filled laptop on a flight out of Mogadishu. "If this is...

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Malaysians on Forbes' super-rich list

Malaysians on Forbes' super-rich list

The list, a snapshot of wealth taken on February 17 based on stock prices and exchange rates to calculate net worth, was released Monday and saw former Microsoft founder Bill Gates at the No. Howeve...

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Gold Standard Ventures Corp (GSV) Current Opinions and Recommendations

They now have a United States dollars 1.1 price target on the stock. Different analysts and financial institutions use various valuation methods and consider different economic forces when deciding ...

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United Kingdom inflation jumps to 2.3 per cent

United Kingdom inflation jumps to 2.3 per cent

Data released by the Office for National Statistics' showed Tuesday that UK Consumer Prices Index ( CPI ) spiked to 2.3 percent in February, up from 1.8 percent in January. Rising factory gate prices ...

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