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Asian markets sink on fresh trade fears after Trump remarks

Singapore slipped 0.6 percent and Taipei shed 1.1 percent, while Bangkok and Jakarta were also sharply lower. Ford didn't move production of the Focus to China by accident; it did so because the USA...

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Fuel prices hiked again amid Bharat Bandh against price rise

Fuel prices hiked again amid Bharat Bandh against price rise

Pradhan had in May this year - when petrol, diesel prices had reached their earlier peaks - said that the government is working on a long-term solution to reign in fuel prices when they reach uncomf...

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Tesla rocked by latest executive shakeup, Musk's behavior on webcast

Tesla rocked by latest executive shakeup, Musk's behavior on webcast

Elon Musk talked about artifical intelligence and colonising space during the long interview . But Musk replies, "I mean, it's legal, right?" He wants to take the concept to another level, however...

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Alibaba CEO Zhang to succeed Jack Ma as chairman

Alibaba CEO Zhang to succeed Jack Ma as chairman

The news follows conflicting reports over the weekend on the timing of his exit. The company announced Monday that Ma will be succeeded by Daniel Zhang, the company's CEO. "But for a company of Alib...

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US Dollar Jumps after All-Around Solid August US Nonfarm Payrolls Report

US Dollar Jumps after All-Around Solid August US Nonfarm Payrolls Report

The reports for the two previous months were revised lower. The US economy needs to create 120,000 jobs a month to keep up with growth in the working-age population. US companies across a range of...

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51,600 lost jobs pushes up unemployment rate, but full-time work rises

51,600 lost jobs pushes up unemployment rate, but full-time work rises

Canadian economists had predicted the rate would drop to 5-point-9 per cent on an increase of 5-thousand jobs. The data also showed part-time work plunged 92,000 or 2.6 percent in the month - most o...

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CBS CEO Moonves negotiating exit with board - 9/6/2018 2:07:22 PM

CBS CEO Moonves negotiating exit with board - 9/6/2018 2:07:22 PM

As negotiations continue between CBS and the Redstone family dominated National Amusements over ending their legal battles and Les Moonves' reign, Time's Up are making it very clear today that they ...

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At least 19 on quarantined Emirates flight confirmed sick

At least 19 on quarantined Emirates flight confirmed sick

Kennedy Airport. A MAJOR incident has been declared at New York's JFK Airport following reports a plane has been quarantined. In an another apparently unrelated health scare, passengers on four ...

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Bernie Sanders' 'Stop BEZOS' bill targets worker pay at Amazon and Walmart

Bernie Sanders' 'Stop BEZOS' bill targets worker pay at Amazon and Walmart

Anecdotes shared by current and former Amazon employees corroborate these findings. Meanwhile, Mr. Bezos continues to pay many thousands of his Amazon employees wages that are so low that th...

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Ford issues recall on F-150

Ford issues recall on F-150

Ford said there have been 17 reports of smoke or fire in the U.S. In Canada, there have been six reports. No injuries were reported in those incidents. and take action when it's time to get the fre...

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Trump says ready to up China tariff list to US$517 billion

Trump says ready to up China tariff list to US$517 billion

Many American companies that rely on targeted Chinese imports are bracing for the next round of tariffs to hit, with some wondering whether they can absorb the higher costs or instead will need to pa...

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Burberry bans fur and promises to stop burning stock

Burberry bans fur and promises to stop burning stock

Burberry says that it already recycles or repairs unsold products and off-cuts, and is now looking to expand its efforts. Tisci's first runway collection will not feature any fur, and the company will...

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Students’ Fake McDonald’s Poster Goes Unnoticed for 51 Days

Students’ Fake McDonald’s Poster Goes Unnoticed for 51 Days

But getting the poster into the McDonald's and on the wall took some planning and chicanery, which began with a trip to a local thrift store. Maybe we can change that, ' " Maravilla said in a video ...

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Mercedes-Benz EQC, 2020 Genesis G80, Volvo self-driving vehicle

Mercedes-Benz EQC, 2020 Genesis G80, Volvo self-driving vehicle

However, Mercedes-Benz seemed to have second thoughts about the driving range communicated for the USA - perhaps after criticism that 200 miles didn't quite cut it. Their new models are coming to the ...

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Petrol, diesel prices rise by about 50 paise. Check today’s rate

Petrol, diesel prices rise by about 50 paise. Check today’s rate

Fuel prices hit yet another high as a litre of petrol cost nearly Rs 80 in the national capital of Delhi on Friday. Petrol prices were increased to Rs 87.39, Rs 86.41 and Rs 83.13 per litre in Mumb...

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Bitcoin Falls Off a Cliff Again as Cryptocurrency Slump Deepens

Bitcoin Falls Off a Cliff Again as Cryptocurrency Slump Deepens

Clearly, the market still respects Goldman Sachs outlook on the crypto market . The Business Insider report quoted unnamed sources as the basis of the information, giving evidence that the W...

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CDC reports 30 more cases of illnesses linked to Kellogg's tainted cereal

CDC reports 30 more cases of illnesses linked to Kellogg's tainted cereal

Since then, 30 more people from 19 states, which now include Delaware, Minnesot and ME, have reported illnesses that have been linked to the outbreak, according to CDC. On June 14, 2018 the FDA began ...

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Elon Musk in new rant at Thai cave rescuer

Elon Musk in new rant at Thai cave rescuer

Musk called Unsworth a "single white guy from England who's been travelling to or living in Thailand for 30 to 40 years" and suggested he moved to Chiang Rai "for a child bride who was about 12 year...

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JD.com Founder Richard Liu Has Been Accused of Rape, Report Says

JD.com Founder Richard Liu Has Been Accused of Rape, Report Says

The billionaire head of one of China's top e-commerce sites who was arrested over the weekend in Minnesota is under investigation following an accusation of felony rape in the Midwestern state, accord...

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Toyota recalls 7,000+ vehicles in Canada due to fire risk

Toyota recalls 7,000+ vehicles in Canada due to fire risk

The rest were sold in Europe and other markets. Toyota also confirmed that the fix will be performed at no cost to customers. Older Prius models pictured here are not affected by the recall. A s...

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Amazon launches Hindi website, app | Amazon | Amazon Hindi | Amazon website

Amazon launches Hindi website, app | Amazon | Amazon Hindi | Amazon website

The Amazon team, consisting of language experts and translators, has chosen commonly used terms over perfectly translated words to make the shopping experience easily understandable and seamless for c...

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South Africa in recession for first time since 2009 as rand slumps

South Africa in recession for first time since 2009 as rand slumps

Shortly after the economic data release at 11:30, the rand piled on losses against the dollar, falling to a daily low of R15.23/$, down 2.4% on the day. Total investment, also known as gross fixed cap...

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Iran moving main oil export terminal out of Gulf

Iran moving main oil export terminal out of Gulf

Brent crude oil LCOc1 was up 45 cents at $78.09 a barrel by 1045 GMT. The country's biggest oil field, Sharara, has restarted following a kidnapping, a person familiar with the situation said on Sunda...

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South Africa in Recession After Land Threat: 'Shocking Drop in Agriculture'

Nene was speaking on the sidelines of the Forum on China Africa co-operation in Beijing following Stats SA's announcement that the economy has contracted by 0.7% in the second quarter. According to ...

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Another Dem upset: Pressley beats 10-term Rep. Capuano in Boston primary

Another Dem upset: Pressley beats 10-term Rep. Capuano in Boston primary

Ocasio-Cortez worked the late Sen. Everett CapuanoBoston Globe endorses progressive challenger vying for Ocasio-Cortez-style upset of Dem lawmaker Pelosi sees defections from an unusual quarter - th...

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Amazon follows Apple to $1trn market value in tech share surge

Amazon follows Apple to $1trn market value in tech share surge

Shares in the e-commerce giant rose almost 2% to a high of $2,050.50 in morning trade before slipping back. However it was tech giant Apple that was named as the first publicly listed USA compan...

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Amazon becomes second company to hit $1 trillion value

Amazon becomes second company to hit $1 trillion value

Amazon's stock rose 1.7 per cent overnight, putting its market value at just over $US1 trillion ($A1.4 trillion). Apple became the first $1 trillion company last month. Congratulations on the $1,0...

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Petrol, diesel prices hit new highs, rise for 9th consecutive day

Petrol, diesel prices hit new highs, rise for 9th consecutive day

The petrol prices in Kolkata and Chennai are Rs 82.22 per litre and Rs 82.41 per litre respectively. With expectations of further tightening in oil prices due to a mix of factors such as declining inv...

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Both sides claim Brexit progress but Irish border unresolved

Both sides claim Brexit progress but Irish border unresolved

In response to Barnier's latest comments, GBPUSD was barely changed after its Wednesday gains, suggesting the uptrend in the pair that began two weeks ago will likely extend higher. "That's the cond...

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California Net Neutrality Bill Heads to Governor’s Desk

California Net Neutrality Bill Heads to Governor’s Desk

Did you know we have a YouTube Channel ? "We support an open internet, but this bill move us no closer to that". In what comes as a major blow to opponents of net neutrality , the state of Califor...

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