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Who are the 8 richest people? All men, mostly Americans - Washington Post

Mon, 01/16/2017 - 03:23

Washington Post

Who are the 8 richest people? All men, mostly Americans
Washington Post
DAVOS, Switzerland — The eight individuals who own as much as half of the rest of the planet are all men, and have largely made their fortunes in technology. Most are American, with one European and one Mexican in the mix. Several have pledged to give ...

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Who are the 8 richest people? All men, mostly Americans - Miami Herald

Mon, 01/16/2017 - 03:19

Miami Herald

Who are the 8 richest people? All men, mostly Americans
Miami Herald
The eight individuals who own as much as half of the rest of the planet are all men, and have largely made their fortunes in technology. Most are American, with one European and one Mexican in the mix. Several have pledged to give it all to charity ...

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Sterling falls in Asia over hard Brexit fears - Irish Independent

Mon, 01/16/2017 - 01:25

Irish Independent

Sterling falls in Asia over hard Brexit fears
Irish Independent
Traders work at their desks in front of the German share price index, DAX board 1 Traders work at their desks in front of the German share price index, DAX board, at the stock exchange in Frankfurt, Germany, January 4, 2017. REUTERS/Staff/Remote ...

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US profit growth pickup could justify Wall Street rally - Daily Mail

Mon, 01/16/2017 - 00:06

US profit growth pickup could justify Wall Street rally
Daily Mail
NEW YORK, Jan 16 (Reuters) - U.S. companies are set to report their strongest profit growth in two years, which could go a long way toward justifying Wall Street's record-breaking rally, say stock investors who anticipate many companies will top ...

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Yen Ignores Upbeat PPI as Brexit Worries Drive Price Action - Nasdaq

Sun, 01/15/2017 - 23:37

Nasdaq

Yen Ignores Upbeat PPI as Brexit Worries Drive Price Action
Nasdaq
The Japanese Yen showed a mild reaction as PPI rose 0.6 percent month-on-month in December versus 0.4 percent expected and 0.4 percent month-on-month recorded in November. This figure not only beat economists' expectations, it also marked the ...
Sterling falls in Asia over hard Brexit fearsIrish Independent
Pound sharply lower, yen higher amid 'hard Brexit' fearsHellenic Shipping News Worldwide
US Dollar to Japanese Yen Exchange Rate Forecast to Slip if Trump Fails to Impress MarketsCurrency News
DailyForex.com
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What you need to know now about the upcoming tax season - Business Insider

Sun, 01/15/2017 - 23:17

What you need to know now about the upcoming tax season
Business Insider
It's a new year and time to put the last one to bed, which means filing your taxes. The Internal Revenue Service says to expect a few changes when the nation's individual income tax filing season opens on Jan. 23. Here are some of the changes you ...

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Businesses can unlock $12 trillion via key development goals: Davos study - Business Insider

Sun, 01/15/2017 - 23:17

Business Insider

Businesses can unlock $12 trillion via key development goals: Davos study
Business Insider
DAVOS, Switzerland (Reuters) - Companies could unlock at least $12 trillion in market opportunities by 2030 and create up to 380 million jobs by implementing a few key development goals, according to a study by a group including global business and ...
The prize for doing business better: $12 trillionCNNMoney
Sustainable Business Can Unlock At Least US$12 Trillion In New Market Value, And Repair Economic SystemValueWalk
World could enjoy utopian future with sustainable development, year-long study findsThe Independent

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Arrest warrant sought for head of Samsung Electronics in South Korean political scandal - Los Angeles Times

Sun, 01/15/2017 - 23:05

Los Angeles Times

Arrest warrant sought for head of Samsung Electronics in South Korean political scandal
Los Angeles Times
South Korean prosecutors on Monday sought a warrant for the arrest of the Samsung Group's de facto leader — one of the nation's wealthiest and most-powerful executives — in a bribery case related to last month's impeachment of the country's president.
South Korea prosecutors seek arrest of Samsung chief for briberyReuters
Arrest Warrant Sought For Samsung Heir In S. Korean Presidential Bribery ScandalNPR
South Korea Seeks Arrest of Samsung Heir as Bribery SuspectNew York Times
CNET -Yahoo News -The Verge -KPRC Houston
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A look at a High Market Cap Stock: China Unicom (Hong Kong) Limited, CHU - The Daily Leicester

Sun, 01/15/2017 - 21:58

Reuters UK

A look at a High Market Cap Stock: China Unicom (Hong Kong) Limited, CHU
The Daily Leicester
China Unicom (Hong Kong) Limited, CHU is in the exchange NYSE and its industry is Wireless Communications in the sector of Technology. Based in Hong Kong, China Unicom (Hong Kong) Limited, CHU has a market cap of 27455.68. Since its IPO date on ...
Reliable stocks in today's share market: China Unicom (Hong Kong) Limited (NYSE:CHU)The News Journal
Update on China Unicom (Hong Kong) Limited (NYSE:CHU) for the dayTwin County News

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Hong Kong Tycoon Li to Buy Australian Energy Firm Duet - New York Times

Sun, 01/15/2017 - 21:42

The Australian Financial Review

Hong Kong Tycoon Li to Buy Australian Energy Firm Duet
New York Times
HONG KONG — A group led by Hong Kong billionaire tycoon Li Ka-shing's infrastructure business is buying Australian energy company Duet in a multibillion dollar deal. Cheung Kong Infrastructure Holdings and Li's property and power utility companies ...
DUET-Cheung Kong deal to test Australia's foreign investment regimeReuters
Billionaire Li Ka-Shing Sweetens Duet Offer to $5.5 BillionBloomberg
Li Ka-shing companies in HK$43bn offer for Australia's Duet GroupSouth China Morning Post
Barron's (blog) -The Australian -AsiaOne -Xinhua
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Asian Shares Mostly Lower Amid Brexit Worries, Takata Falls - New York Times

Sun, 01/15/2017 - 21:16

Financial Times

Asian Shares Mostly Lower Amid Brexit Worries, Takata Falls
New York Times
TOKYO — Asian shares were mostly lower Monday morning amid worries about Britain's exit from the European Union, and Takata stock dropped in Tokyo after the air bag maker agreed to a guilty plea in the U.S. over massive recalls. KEEPING SCORE: ...
Asian markets soften on worries about Trump presidencyFinancial Times

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The Andersons to close its stores, affecting 1050 employees - Toledo Blade

Sun, 01/15/2017 - 19:03

Toledo Blade

The Andersons to close its stores, affecting 1050 employees
Toledo Blade
The Andersons general stores, a Toledo retail icon that for seven decades operated quirky general stores that offered shoppers a mix of everything from drywall to produce to fine wines, soon will be no more. The Monclova Township-based company ...
The Andersons to close all retail storesColumbus Dispatch
The Andersons closing all retail locations, including both Columbus storesNBC4i.com
The Andersons to close all retail stores, including both in Central OhioABC6OnYourSide.com
agprofessional.com -13abc Action News -columbusunderground
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Luxottica, Essilor in 45-billion euro merger deal to create eyewear giant: Source - CNBC

Sun, 01/15/2017 - 18:54

CNBC

Luxottica, Essilor in 45-billion euro merger deal to create eyewear giant: Source
CNBC
Italy's Luxottica and France's Essilor have agreed a 45-billion euro merger deal to create a global powerhouse in the eyewear industry, a source with knowledge of the matter said. The deal, one of Europe's largest cross-border tie-ups, is expected to ...
Luxottica and Essilor to merge in $53 billion deal: FTMetro.us
Luxottica and Essilor agree €50bn mergerFinancial Times

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World's eight richest as wealthy as half humanity, Oxfam tells Davos - Reuters

Sun, 01/15/2017 - 18:07

Reuters

World's eight richest as wealthy as half humanity, Oxfam tells Davos
Reuters
The logo of the World Economic Forum is seen in the congress center of the annual meeting of the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, Switzerland January 15, 2017. REUTERS/Ruben Sprich. By Ben Hirschler | DAVOS, Switzerland. DAVOS, Switzerland ...
These 8 Men Have As Much Money As Half The WorldHuffington Post
Just Eight Men Have the Same Wealth As World's Poorest Half: OxfamNewsweek
Study: 8 people have same wealth as world's poorest halfUSA TODAY
Yahoo Finance -The Guardian -BBC News -Financial Times
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Trump threatens BMW with border tax on cars built in Mexico - CNBC

Sun, 01/15/2017 - 17:21

CNBC

Trump threatens BMW with border tax on cars built in Mexico
CNBC
A BMW AG badge is displayed on the company's 7-Series sedan at the assembly line on Nov. 30, 2016. President-elect Donald Trump has warned the United States will impose a border tax of 35 percent on cars that German carmaker BMW plans to build at a ...

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10 Quick Facts About The Upcoming Tax Season That You Need To Know - Forbes

Sun, 01/15/2017 - 17:19

Forbes

10 Quick Facts About The Upcoming Tax Season That You Need To Know
Forbes
Ready to file your tax return? Here are 10 quick facts about the upcoming tax season that you need to know: 1. Tax season opens on January 23, 2017. Taxpayers who e-file can submit returns to their software provider or tax professional before that date ...
What you need to know now about the upcoming tax seasonBusiness Insider
Gilbert uses first-year lessons to set goals for Marshall, HuntingtonHuntington Herald Dispatch
Tax Reform Has a Dark FutureNewsmax
CPAPracticeAdvisor.com -Accounting Today -Wallace's Farmer -The Daily Telegram
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On the border, waiting for the big, beautiful wall - Yahoo News

Sun, 01/15/2017 - 17:01

Yahoo News

On the border, waiting for the big, beautiful wall
Yahoo News
Border wall on the California side near Yuma, Ariz. (Photo: Eric Thayer for Yahoo News). More. In the weeks leading up to the inauguration, Yahoo News visited towns and cities across the country, speaking to voters who had supported Donald Trump in the ...
Trump threatens BMW with border tax on cars built in MexicoReuters
Trump Threatens To Slap Massive Tax On BMW Cars Built In MexicoThe Inquisitr
6 Reasons Why Trump's Wall Is Even Dumber Than Most Of Trump's Other IdeasHuffington Post
BMWBLOG (blog) -Newsweek -UPI.com -KTAR.com
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Trump threatens BMW with border tax on cars built in Mexico - Reuters

Sun, 01/15/2017 - 16:16

Reuters

Trump threatens BMW with border tax on cars built in Mexico
Reuters
A view shows the logo of BMW on a car in Moscow, Russia, July 6, 2016. REUTERS/Maxim Zmeyev. BERLIN President-elect Donald Trump has warned the United States will impose a border tax of 35 percent on cars that German carmaker BMW plans to ...
Trump Calls NATO Obsolete and Dismisses EU in German InterviewBloomberg

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Six-Hour Meeting of Chinese Tycoons Eases LeEco's Cash Crunch - Bloomberg

Sun, 01/15/2017 - 15:16

Bloomberg

Six-Hour Meeting of Chinese Tycoons Eases LeEco's Cash Crunch
Bloomberg
It took Jia Yueting just over six hours in December to snag $2.2 billion from a Chinese real estate mogul to keep LeEco afloat. In so doing, the entrepreneur secured a vital financial and strategic ally as he prepares to do battle with the likes of ...
LeEco receives $2.4bn injection from property tycoonFinancial Times
Sunac, LeEco eye ventures after large capital infusionHong Kong Standard (press release)
LeEco gets fresh $2.18 billion investment from property developer SunacReuters
Variety -Global Times -The Nation -South China Morning Post
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The Australian dollar is under pressure as fears of a 'hard Brexit' grow - Business Insider Australia

Sun, 01/15/2017 - 15:00

Business Insider Australia

The Australian dollar is under pressure as fears of a 'hard Brexit' grow
Business Insider Australia
The Australian dollar has fallen modestly on Monday morning having closed Friday's session at the highest level seen since November 15. Here's the scoreboard as at 7.50am AEDT. AUD/USD 0.7487 , -0.0012 , -0.16%; AUD/JPY 85.42 , -0.40 , -0.47% ...

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