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China Tells Government Offices To Remove All Foreign Computer Equipment

9 Dec 13:13 12 articles

China to remove foreign tech from government offices amid US trade war

The policy — which reportedly affects both hardware and software — could strike a big blow to American tech companies such as Microsoft, HP and Dell.

9 Dec 13:13 New York Post 7654946768362465458.html
Beijing orders Chinese government to dump all Windows PCs by 2022

China replace all Windows PCs for government use for security reasons by 2022 due to a new government directive to "uncouple" for western technology

9 Dec 13:41 MSPoweruser 1651641550418049919.html
China Tells Government Offices To Remove All Foreign Computer Equipment

China has ordered that all foreign computer equipment and software be removed from government offices and public institutions within three years, the Financial Times reports. hackingbear writes: The government directive is likely to be a blow to US multinational companies like HP, Dell and Microsof...

9 Dec 09:44 news.slashdot.org 626091441644644601.html
China Fires Another Salvo as the Trade War Kicks into High Gear – Orders Government Offices to Purge Western Tech

China is planning to purge all public offices of foreign-sourced technology in a policy that has come to light only recently.

9 Dec 15:34 Wccftech 3677959678508423854.html
China reportedly bans foreign technology in its government and public offices

China is reportedly planning to ban all government offices and public institutions from using foreign software and computers in a move that could dent sales by US tech companies and increase tensions at a crucial moment in the trade war.

9 Dec 12:38 CTVNews 2422791597860622238.html
China tech/Lenovo: battle standard

Beijing should remember that all armies depend on their supply lines

9 Dec 13:32 Financial Times 707176889148829460.html
China to replace all foreign hardware and software at government and public institutions by 2022

Among several developments in the US-China trade war has been the latter's push to make itself technologically independent of the US semiconductor industry. A major step in this direction is an order passed by the Chinese Communist Party, to push…

9 Dec 13:20 TechSpot 7732733960543884163.html
China Orders All Government Offices, Public Companies To Replace Foreign PCs, Software

Beijing retaliates for Huawei blockage

9 Dec 16:19 Infowars 1950426313661089487.html
China orders govt offices to remove foreign equipment, software

In the latest salvo to the tech cold war, the Chinese government has ordered all government offices and public institutions to stop using any foreign computer and software equipment, the Financial Times reported, saying all such equipment will have to be removed within three years. The Chinese directive, which could hit companies such as HP, Dell and Microsoft, is the first from Beijing to set specific targets limiting China’s use of foreign technology. 

9 Dec 13:31 Telecompaper 8935969309969460.html
China reportedly bans foreign technology in government offices

China is reportedly planning to ban all government offices and public institutions from using foreign software and computers in a move that could dent sales by US tech companies and increase tensions at a crucial moment in the trade war.

9 Dec 11:25 CHANNEL3000 830332543043167460.html
China tells government offices to remove all foreign computer equipment

China has ordered that all foreign computer equipment and software be removed from government offices and public institutions within three years, the Financial Times reports.

9 Dec 15:56 Nehanda Radio 3802011524402678319.html
Beijing orders removal of foreign computer equipment from government offices

Measure aims to reduce China’s reliance on foreign technology and counter US tech restrictions.Government offices and public institutions in China have been ordered to replace foreign computers and software within three years, Financial Times reported on Monday (Dec. 9).

9 Dec 08:46 Taiwan News 4737573344537564701.html
Commission approves pan-EU battery project

9 Dec 10:18 9 articles

EU unveils €3bn research fund to develop batteries

Seven member states to invest in the project which is set to run until 2031

9 Dec 10:18 Financial Times 707176889546927849.html
EU approves 3.2 billion euro state aid for battery research

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Commission approved on Monday 3.2 billion euros ($3.53 billion) of state aid from seven European Union countries for research and innovation in battery technology.

9 Dec 10:05 Reuters 8334514181793577397.html
EU approves €3.2bn research fund for battery development

The European Commission has approved a €3.2bn (£2.7bn) state aid fund from seven European Union countries for research into battery technologies.

9 Dec 11:37 City A.M. 6389894491046462597.html
EU Approves State Aid to Develop Car Batteries Industry

The European Union has approved $3.5 billion in subsidies from seven member countries that want to develop the electric battery industry and challenge China's supremacy.

9 Dec 16:06 Courthouse News Service 1799505148979364571.html
EU approves state aid to develop car batteries industry

BRUSSELS (AP) - The European Union has approved 3.2 billion euros ($3.5 billion) in subsidies from seven member countries that want to develop the electric battery industry and challenge China's supremacy.

9 Dec 12:56 NEWS wpxi.com 7786541636397916048.html
Commission approves pan-EU battery project

The plan aims to invest more than €8 billion in battery projects across Europe over the coming decade.

9 Dec 11:55 POLITICO 2584151346740654491.html
EU opens subsidies for electric battery push

The EU's powerful anti-trust authority on Monday approved billions of euros in subsidies from seven member states as Europe seeks to make up lost ground in batteries.

9 Dec 12:21 Tech Xplore 4945708898123667414.html
EU opens subsidies for electric battery push

BRUSSELS, Dec 9 — The EU’s powerful anti-trust authority today approved billions of euros in subsidies from seven member states as Europe seeks to make up lost ground in batteries. The move is part of a big push led by Germany and France to prepare Europe for the emergence of electric cars, as...

9 Dec 15:24 Malaymail 302165935616634888.html
European Union permits state aid to develop electric battery giants

The EU's powerful anti-trust authority on Monday approved billions of euros in subsidies from seven member states as Europe seeks to make up lost ground in the highly strategic sector of electric batteries. The move is part of a major push led by Germany and France to prepare Europe for the emergence of electric cars, as gas combustible engines are phased out over concerns for the environment.

9 Dec 14:37 WION 1570469241007355019.html
USD/CAD price analysis: Greenback trades sideways against Canadian dollar, near 1.3250 level

9 Dec 10:26 21 articles

Gold clings to modest gains above $1460 level, lacks follow-through

Gold edged higher on the first day of a new trading week and recovered a part of Friday's post-NFP slide to multi-day lows. The latest US monthly jobs

9 Dec 10:26 FXStreet 4480975638462398042.html
GBP/USD retreats modestly from eight month highs to the 1.3130 area

The GBP/USD dropped from 1.3180 -the highest level since early April- to 1.3135 following the release of a new poll ahead of the general election in t

9 Dec 15:59 FXStreet 4480975639723039402.html
WTI continues to erase OPEC-inspired gains, inches closer to $58

Crude oil prices gained traction on Friday after the OPEC and its allies (OPEC+) announced decision to deepen supply curbs by 500,000 barrels per day

9 Dec 14:15 FXStreet 4480975640047475069.html
AUD/USD struggles to recover despite modest USD weakness, trades around 0.6820

The AUD/USD pair snapped its four-week losing streak last week but seems to be having a tough time pushing higher on Monday. After moving sideways bel

9 Dec 13:09 FXStreet 4480975638458040054.html
USD/CAD consolidates in a range, around mid-1.3200s

The USD/CAD pair extended its sideways consolidative price action through the early European session on Monday and remained confined in a narrow tradi

9 Dec 08:18 FXStreet 4480975639537826980.html
USD/CHF starts new week quiet around 0.9900

Despite a 30-pip rebound fueled by the broad-based USD strength on Friday, the USD/CHF pair erased 100 pips for the week and is now staying flat on th

9 Dec 10:52 FXStreet 4480975639630899815.html
NZD/USD consolidates last week's gains, trades above mid-0.65s

The NZD/USD pair registered one of its largest weekly percentage gains last week as it added more than 140 pips to close at 0.6563. However, with inve

9 Dec 10:30 FXStreet 4480975639904226271.html
AUD/USD slides to 0.6820 horizontal support

The AUD/USD pair refreshed daily lows during the early European session on Monday and is currently placed near the 0.6820 horizontal support. The pair

9 Dec 08:59 FXStreet 4480975638824660388.html
USD/CAD falls toward 1.3220 as WTI rebounds to $59

After spending the majority of the day moving sideways near 1.3250, the USD/CAD pair lost its traction during the American trading hours and slumped t

9 Dec 17:12 FXStreet 4480975638224432291.html
USD/JPY drops to fresh five-day lows below 108.50

After losing its momentum ahead of the 110 handle at the start of the previous week, the USD/JPY pair reversed its course and closed with a weekly los

9 Dec 11:34 FXStreet 4480975638767782745.html
USD/JPY Technical Analysis: Turns vulnerable below 50-DMA, ascending trend-line confluence support

The USD/JPY pair extended last week's pullback from six-month tops and remained depressed for the third consecutive session on Monday, also marking it

9 Dec 14:06 FXStreet 4480975638844703135.html
WTI drops 1% towards $ 58.50 amid trade tensions, weak China exports

WTI (oil futures on NYMEX) is down over $1 from three-month highs of 59.85 reached last Friday after the OPEC and its allies (OPEC+) agreed to deepen

9 Dec 10:10 FXStreet 4480975639983839436.html
Gold Technical Analysis: The set-up seems tilted in favour of bearish traders

Gold regains some positive traction amid persistent trade uncertainty. The upside is likely to remain capped ahead of the FOMC policy update. Gold rem

9 Dec 13:15 FXStreet 4480975639258404732.html
EUR/USD Technical Analysis: Flirting with daily tops, around 1.1075 region

The EUR/USD pair built on its intraday positive move and is currently placed near the top end of its daily trading range, around the 1.1075 region. Th

9 Dec 12:30 FXStreet 4480975639364573852.html
AUD/USD price analysis: Australian dollar stuck near daily highs, challenging 0.6836 resistance

After the initial bullish breakout at the start of December, AUD/USD is remaining in range near the 200-day simple moving average (DMA).

9 Dec 16:21 FXStreet 4480975638519066724.html
EUR/USD price analysis: Euro erases most of the intraday gains, challenges the 1.1059 support

The common currency, on the daily chart, is trading below its 200-day simple moving average (DMA).

9 Dec 17:50 FXStreet 4480975638214705578.html
USD/CAD price analysis: Greenback trades sideways against Canadian dollar, near 1.3250 level

The loonie on the daily chart is consolidating last Friday’s surge. This Monday, the spot is trading quietly between the 100 and 200-day simple moving averages

9 Dec 14:36 FXStreet 4480975638213376724.html
USD/CAD Technical Analysis: Bulls gearing up for a move towards reclaiming 1.3300 handle

The USD/CAD pair extended its sideways consolidative price action through the mid-European session on Monday and remains confined in a narrow trading

9 Dec 11:49 FXStreet 4480975639043310054.html
GBP/USD price analysis: Cable hanging near seven-month highs below 1.3180 key resistance

The market is hanging near seven-month highs, flirting with levels last seen in early May 2019. In the New York session, the market is trading flat just above

9 Dec 13:54 FXStreet 4480975639080258120.html
Gold price analysis: XAU/USD under pressure near four-month lows, trades below $1465/oz

Gold remains under bearish pressure near four-month lows below the 1465 resistance and the 50/100 SMAs.

9 Dec 16:57 FXStreet 4480975639181005363.html
GBP/USD eases from 8-month tops, still comfortable above mid-1.3100s

The GBP/USD pair spiked to fresh eight-month tops during the early part of Monday's trading session, albeit quickly retreated around 20 pips thereafte

9 Dec 09:43 FXStreet 4480975639909463149.html
As Onion Price Reaches Rs 200 Per kg, Centre Reduces Stock Limit For Retailers

9 Dec 15:30 5 articles

Govt limits stock holding for onion retailers to 2 tonnes to curb hoarding

Retail onion prices have risen in the past two months due to short supply owing to fall in production of kharif (summer) crop after heavy rains.

9 Dec 15:30 Business-Standard 1502508924772980583.html
Govt further caps stock limit on onion retailers to 2 tons to check hoarding

Last week, govt had reduced the stock holding limit for retailers to 5 tonnes from 10 tonnes while that on wholesalers to 25 tonnes from 50 tonnes as onion prices were ruling high up to Rs 150 per kg. Retail onion prices have risen in the past two months due to short supply owing to fall in production of kharif (summer) crop after heavy rains.

9 Dec 15:41 The Economic Times 7653256036764562417.html
Govt further caps stock limit on onion retailers to 2 tons to check hoarding

As per the ministry's data, maximum retail prices are ruling at Rs 165 per kg on Monday, while modal price was at Rs 100 per kg. In most cities, onions are quoted over Rs 100 per kg in retail markets, pinching hard on consumers' pocket.

9 Dec 17:01 The Indian Express 2885715105027323735.html
Onion retail trader stock limits cut to 2 tonnes

The Centre on Monday further cut onion stock holding limits imposed on retail traders to 2 tonnes from the recently-revised 5 tonnes as it suspected widespread hoarding by the traders, an official sta

9 Dec 15:53 BusinessLine 5283601533128144.html
As Onion Price Reaches Rs 200 Per kg, Centre Reduces Stock Limit For Retailers

For wholesalers, the stock limit remains 25 MT, while for retailers, is has further been reduced to 2 MT from the earlier 5 MT.

9 Dec 16:40 India.com 7150386083872793047.html
Sensex rises 42 points; bank, auto stocks shine

9 Dec 14:23 5 articles

Sensex rises 42 points in range-bound trade; bank, auto stocks spurt

Market benchmark BSE Sensex rose over 42 points on Monday to close at 40,487.43, driven by buying in select bank and auto counters. After opening on a weak note, the 30-share BSE Sensex stabilised in

9 Dec 14:23 The Hindu 6679535025885388178.html
Sensex rises 42 points; bank, auto stocks shine

Among the Sensex stocks, HDFC emerged as the top gainer, rising by 2.06 per cent, followed by Axis Bank, Maruti, Reliance, Power Grid and Tata Steel. On the other hand, TCS, HCL Tech, L&T, IndusInd Bank, Tech Mahindra, SBI and ITC lost up to 2.93 per cent.

9 Dec 11:23 The Indian Express 2885715103990761903.html
Sensex rises 42 points; bank, auto stocks shine

The 30-share BSE Sensex stabilised in afternoon trade and settled with gains of 42.28 points or 0.10 per cent at 40,487.43.

9 Dec 14:06 Deccan Chronicle 7881006364184217372.html
Sensex rises 42 points; bank, auto stocks shine

Market benchmark BSE Sensex rose over 42 points on Monday to close at 40,487.43, driven by buying in select bank and auto counters.

9 Dec 16:59 Deccan Herald 2027555796313213421.html
Sensex falls 70 pts in early trade; banking stocks drag

Equity benchmark BSE Sensex on Monday fell over 70 points in early trade, dragged mainly by losses in financial and banking stocks amid persistent foreign fund outflows. The 30-share index was

9 Dec 10:04 Deccan Herald 2027555796247688158.html
South Korea jails three Samsung Electronics executives over evidence destroyed in probe of alleged fraud

9 Dec 09:18 3 articles

South Korea jails three Samsung Electronics executives over evidence destroyed in probe of alleged fraud

A South Korean court on Monday jailed three executives of Samsung Electronics for their role in a plot that included burying computers under factory floors at its biotech affiliate, in an investigation of alleged accounting fraud. Prosecutors began investigating the suspected fraud at Samsung Biologics

9 Dec 09:18 Yahoo 7097669637471823679.html
South Korea jails three Samsung Electronics executives over evidence destroyed in probe of alleged fraud

SEOUL (Reuters) - A South Korean court on Monday jailed three executives of Samsung Electronics (005930.KS) for their role in a plot that included burying computers under factory floors at its biotech affiliate, in an investigation of alleged accounting fraud.

9 Dec 09:20 Reuters 8334514180147084852.html
South Korea jails three Samsung Elec execs over evidence destroyed in probe of alleged fraud

A South Korean court on Monday jailed three executives of Samsung Electronics for their role in a plot that included burying computers under ...

9 Dec 17:20 CNA 5644198862247409657.html
Recent cut in corporate tax rate was done to boost investments: CEA

9 Dec 09:07 3 articles

Recent cut in corporate tax rate was done to boost investments: CEA

"Private investment is the driver of economic growth. Steps that we are taking, be it corporate tax rate cut, be it code on wages and industrial relations, is to try and create a more favourable environment for investment," Chief Economic Adviser KV Subramanian said at the FICCI Young Leaders Summit. He said investment is required for a sustained economic growth.

9 Dec 09:07 The Economic Times 7653256037849091812.html
Recent cut in corporate tax rate was done to boost investments: CEA

"Private investment is the driver of economic growth. Steps that we are taking, be it corporate tax rate cut, be it code on wages and industrial relations, is to try and create a more favourable environment for investment," Subramanian said at the FICCI Young Leaders Summit

9 Dec 09:47 The Indian Express 2885715104448854162.html
Aim is to boost private investment, says CEA

‘Corporate tax rate cut will help’

9 Dec 16:09 The Hindu 6679535024445810915.html
YES Bank likely to reject $1.2 billion offer from Canada’s Braich

9 Dec 09:04 5 articles

YES Bank likely to reject $1.2 billion offer from Canada’s Braich

The offer from Braich and SPGP made up 60 per cent of the planned capital raising.

9 Dec 09:04 The Economic Times 7653256037892115948.html
Yes Bank likely to reject $1.2 bn offer from Canadian tycoon Erwin Braich

At a meeting on Tuesday, the board is expected to reject an offer from Canada's Erwin Singh Braich and Hong Kong-based SPGP Holdings to contribute $1.2 billion toward the fund raising

9 Dec 10:03 Business-Standard 1502508926211361226.html
Jhunjhunwala likely to withdraw from YES Bank's preferential share offer

Lender’s board may also reject the $1.2-b offer by Erwin Singh Braich, SPGP Holdings

9 Dec 15:12 BusinessLine 5283601653902256.html
Top stocks to watch: YES Bank, Hero MotoCorp, ICICI Bank, Tata Motors and others

Shares of YES Bank will remain in focus after report suggested that the lender will reject an investment proposal of $1.2 billion from SPGP Holdings and Canada's Erwin Singh Braich

9 Dec 16:59 Business Today 1145527432555659405.html
YES Bank may reject $1.2 billion offer from Canadian investor

At a board meeting on Tuesday, YES Bank is expected to reject an offer from Canada's Erwin Singh Braich and Hong Kong-based SPGP Holdings to contribute $1.2 billion toward the fund raising

9 Dec 12:24 Business Today 1145527431968775023.html
Central GST collection falls short of budget estimate by 40% during Apr-Nov

9 Dec 14:44 4 articles

Central GST falls short of budget estimate by 40pc in April-November

CGST collection during Apr-Nov stood at Rs 3.28 lakh crore against budgeted estimate of Rs 5.26 crore.

9 Dec 14:44 The Economic Times 7653256037671392297.html
CGST collections miss target by 40% in Apr-Nov.

‘Registered 999 cases of GST evasion’

9 Dec 16:18 The Hindu 6679535024530244814.html
Central GST collection falls short of budget estimate by 40% during Apr-Nov

The minister said that as many as 999 cases were registered till October in the current fiscal for GST evasion and Rs 8,134.39 crore has been recovered.

9 Dec 14:30 Business-Standard 1502508924992589923.html
CGST falls short of budget estimate by 40% in April-November

In 2018-19, the actual CGST collection stood at Rs 4,57,534 crore as against the provisional estimate of Rs 6,03,900 crore for the year

9 Dec 16:41 Business Today 1145527430972315598.html
Walmart, Amazon to train MSMEs

9 Dec 16:15 4 articles

Walmart, Amazon to train MSMEs

E-com giants announce plans to help sector; brick-and-mortar traders peeved

9 Dec 16:15 The Hindu 6679535024772478724.html
Amazon, Flipkart planning to help SMEs go digital and grow their businesses

E-commerce giants adopt similar strategy to helps SMEs

9 Dec 15:03 Business-Standard 1502508926161111743.html
Amazon India bets on vernacular, voice & videos to help sellers boost sales

Amazon also announced its partnership with CII to conduct awareness workshops and training in pre-identified locations to enable small and medium businesses start their e-commerce journey.

9 Dec 13:50 Business-Standard 1502508924649718574.html
Retail Major Walmart To Help MSMEs In India In Enhancing Capacity, Supply Chain; Launches Support Initiative

Under the initiative, the company aims to train around 50,000 micro, MSME in next five years, across 25 institutes.

9 Dec 15:31 Swarajya 4977622829029304934.html
South Korea Financial Markets

9 Dec 09:27 3 articles

South Korea Financial Markets

Stock markets weakened during European trading on Monday as investors weighed the possibility of more U.S. tariffs on China and the outlook for negotiations on the trade dispute. A Chinese official said that Beijing wants a prompt settlement of its trade war with Washington as another U.S. tariff hike

9 Dec 09:27 Yahoo 7097669637690788754.html
Stocks slip as investors weigh outlook for US-China trade

Tokyo (AP) - Stock markets weakened during European trading on Monday as investors weighed the possibility of more U.S. tariffs on China and the outlook for negotiations on the trade dispute.

9 Dec 13:10 NEWS wpxi.com 7786541636968783163.html
Asian shares rise after buying mood on Wall Street ends week

TOKYO — Asian shares were mostly higher Monday cheered by a buying mood on Wall Street that came at the end of last week.

9 Dec 11:40 Manila Bulletin Business 8374351515053860754.html
Ramaphosa Pledges Tough Love for Ailing South African Firms

9 Dec 10:37 3 articles

Ramaphosa Pledges Tough Love for Ailing South African Firms

(Bloomberg) -- Sign up to our Next Africa newsletter and follow Bloomberg Africa on TwitterPresident Cyril Ramaphosa said he’s ready to make tough decisions about the future of South Africa’s struggling state-owned companies, after placing the national airline into bankruptcy protection last week.“Business

9 Dec 10:37 Yahoo 7097669637873750954.html
Medupi is a fitting symbol of the importance of our SOEs – Ramaphosa

The problems with the construction of Medupi and Kusile power stations account for much of the financial crisis at Eskom, says President Cyril Ramaphosa, but they are a fitting symbol of the importance of the country’s state-owned enterprises.

9 Dec 11:58 CityPress 437075751196717741.html
With embattled airline, South Africa moves to save rail company

Years of corruption and mismanagement have put several state owned enterprises in serious financial crisis including power utility Eskom, whose financial problems have left it struggling to keep the l

9 Dec 16:21 Africanews 6630243980223701830.html
Petrol price hits Rs 75 per litre mark, diesel price crosses Rs 66

9 Dec 11:03 3 articles

Petrol price hits Rs 75 per litre-mark, diesel crosses Rs 66

India Business News: Petrol price on Monday hit Rs 75 a litre mark for the first time in more than a year & diesel price crossed Rs 66 a litre mark in the national capital

9 Dec 11:03 The Times of India 6060938663524478672.html
Petrol price hits Rs 75 per litre mark, diesel price crosses Rs 66

The increase pushed price of petrol to Rs 75 per litre in the national capital and that of diesel to Rs 66.04 per litre

9 Dec 11:29 Business-Standard 1502508926215369037.html
Petrol price hits Rs 75 per litre mark, diesel crosses Rs 66

The increase pushed price of petrol to Rs 75 per litre in the national capital and that of diesel to Rs 66.04 per litre.

9 Dec 16:30 The New Indian Express 4718288653769002153.html
HSBC COO to Step Down, Amid Senior Management Changes

9 Dec 11:25 3 articles

HSBC reshuffles top team ahead of restructuring

Interim chief Noel Quinn plans big overhaul of group to slash costs in Europe and the US

9 Dec 11:25 Financial Times 707176890045609075.html
HSBC shakes up senior management after 'unacceptable' third quarter

HSBC has replaced its investment banking boss and group chief operating officer in a raft of changes due to take effect in 2020.

9 Dec 12:35 City A.M. 6389894490550936095.html
HSBC COO to Step Down, Amid Senior Management Changes

There’s been a number of changes to the senior management team at HSBC, which have been made as part of the next phase of the bank’s strategy.

9 Dec 11:27 Finance Magnates | Financial and business news 8992138266539492287.html
Prosus Boosts Just Eat Bid To $6.5B

9 Dec 17:04 5 articles

Just Eat takeover battle hots up with fresh $6.5 billion Prosus bid

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - Prosus (PRX.AS) raised its unsolicited cash offer for British food delivery service Just Eat (JE.L) to $6.5 billion on Monday, ratcheting up the pressure on rival bidder Takeaway (TKWY.AS) in their bitter takeover battle.

9 Dec 17:04 Reuters 8334514181746283736.html
Just Eat takeover battle hots up with fresh $6.5bn Prosus bid

Offer is about 5% ahead of all-share bid from favoured suitor Takeaway

9 Dec 15:33 The Irish Times 8204772969311305217.html
Prosus Boosts Just Eat Bid To $6.5B

Naspers-owned Prosus upped its bid to $6.5 billion to acquire London's food delivery service Just Eat, putting pressure on rival buyer Takeaway.

9 Dec 17:48 PYMNTS.com 7357138824852196174.html
Naspers spin-off Prosus ups Just Eat offer to £5.1-billion

Naspers spin-off Prosus has raised its bid for UK food delivery firm Just Eat as it tries to win over investors and beat out an offer from rival Takeaway.com.

9 Dec 08:43 TechCentral 724913818797377821.html
Takeover bids intensify for Just Eat food app

Prosus increases its cash offer for the food delivery firm.

9 Dec 08:15 Moneyweb 1092550947822192805.html
Global watchdogs urge ‘vigilant monitoring’ as big tech companies shift into financial services

9 Dec 11:27 3 articles

Global watchdogs urge ‘vigilant monitoring’ as big tech companies shift into financial services

Google and other big tech companies may have to share data on financial services customers with banks and fintech firms to prevent unfair competition.

9 Dec 11:27 VentureBeat 6273363635477549217.html
Global financial watchdogs take aim at Big Tech's data dominance

Could be forced to share data on financial services customers with banks.

9 Dec 13:40 iTnews 4425008560106647479.html
Regulators ponder new rules to temper Big Tech data advantage

Global banking regulators say the arrival of Big Tech firms like Google, Amazon and Apple in financial services poses a host of stability risks that may require sweeping new laws to level the playing field with smaller tech firms and banks.

9 Dec 10:07 Finextra 6000504749569508349.html
Global weapons sales up; US leads market

9 Dec 17:41 4 articles

Quarter of world's arms sales from European companies: SIPRI

The UK, France, Italy, and Germany were Europe's biggest arms sellers last year but remain behind Russia and the US.

9 Dec 17:41 euronews 7318238121760601730.html
Two Turkish firms in world's top arms makers see their turnover surge in 2018

Arms sales of two Turkish firms listed in the sector’s largest 100 companies increased in 2018 as they managed to maintain their rankings in the list, a...

9 Dec 14:09 DAILY SABAH 8383944808762181352.html
Global weapons sales up; US leads market

The global arms industry continues to grow with total sales up 4.6% last year, according to data from the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) released Monday.

9 Dec 13:31 CHANNEL3000 830332541939056634.html
SIPRI: Global arms industry sales up 4.6% worldwide, U.S. companies dominate Top 5

For the first time since 2002, the top five spots in the ranking are held exclusively by U.S.-based arms dealers.

9 Dec 13:00 UNIAN 6863008970779382993.html
Big European firms ‘dodging China-US tariffs by shifting supply chains’

9 Dec 09:20 3 articles

European companies minimise risks from US-China trade war

European companies in China have been able to minimise the effect from the tariff war between Beijing and Washington, although some are considering relocating their businesses, the EU Chamber of Commerce said Monday.

9 Dec 09:20 Digital Journal 4566489171434978697.html
Big European firms ‘dodging China-US tariffs by shifting supply chains’

European companies are ‘settling in’ to the trade war, Chamber president says

9 Dec 09:26 The Irish Times 8204772968219278428.html
European companies minimise risks from US-China trade war

BEIJING, Dec 9 — European companies in China have been able to minimise the effect from the tariff war between Beijing and Washington, although some are considering relocating their businesses, the EU Chamber of Commerce said today. The world’s two biggest economies have been entangled in a...

9 Dec 10:15 Malaymail 302165934491233010.html
Tariff hikes to double telcos' Ebitda: Crisil

9 Dec 15:09 3 articles

Tariff hikes to double telcos' Ebitda: Crisil

In the last few weeks, Airtel, Vodafone and Jio have increased their tariff- a first since 2016.

9 Dec 15:09 The Economic Times 7653256037677179908.html
Tariff hikes can double telcos operating profit in FY21: Report

India Business News: The steep tariff hikes, effected earlier this month by the battered telcos which held prices at rock bottom levels for nearly five years, can help mor

9 Dec 15:13 The Times of India 6060938663545061747.html
Tariff hikes likely to double telcos operating profit in FY21: Report

The Supreme Court order on the AGR puts a burden of Rs 1.47 lakh crore on the industry that has been bleeding for years and sitting on a debt pile of close to Rs 4 lakh crore

9 Dec 15:00 Business-Standard 1502508925503165575.html
Swedbank rejigs management structure; Baltic banking head leaves

9 Dec 11:25 3 articles

Swedbank revamps management after money laundering probe

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Swedbank (SWEDa.ST) said on Monday its chief risk officer was leaving as the Swedish bank’s new CEO revamps its structure to regain customer trust after a money laundering scandal sent its shares down 40% in the past year.

9 Dec 11:25 Reuters 8334514181200621202.html
Swedbank cuts management team in revamp after laundering probe

Swedbank said on Monday its chief risk officer was leaving as the Swedish bank revamps its structure to regain customer trust after a money ...

9 Dec 17:50 CNA 5644198864178188604.html
Swedbank rejigs management structure; Baltic banking head leaves

Mubasher: Swedbank announced on Monday that its chief risk officer will leave, in the framework of the Swedish lender’s plan to revamp its structure.

9 Dec 13:57 english.mubasher.info 8917853138171814874.html
The US raked in a record $7.2 billion in tariffs in October, new data shows

9 Dec 15:31 2 articles

The US raked in a record $7.2 billion in tariffs in October, new data shows

While the White House has asserted that foreign exporters pay tariffs, there's evidence those costs largely fall on domestic business and consumers.

9 Dec 15:31 Yahoo 7097669637925997327.html
The US raked in a record $7.2 billion in tariffs in October, new data shows

The US government collected a record amount in tariffs in October as a trade dispute between the Trump administration and China escalated. Reven...

9 Dec 10:30 Business Insider 3364799146960309691.html
Ericsson pays $1bn to settle corruption probe

9 Dec 12:28 3 articles

Ericsson pays $1bn to settle corruption probe

Networking giant reaches settelement following accusations of corruption by US authorities

9 Dec 12:28 TechRadar 2111116914836684016.html
Ericsson will pay a yard to settle bribery charges

The judge could not be Swede into letting them off

9 Dec 10:26 http://www.theinquirer.net 2181887307192138588.html
Ericsson pays over USD 1 bln to resolve bribery charges in the US

Ericsson has agreed to pay USD 520.6 million and USD 458.4 million (plus pre-judgement interest of USD 81.5 million) to settle bribery charges brought by the US Department of Justice (DoJ) and Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), for a total of over USD 1 billion. CEO Borje Ekholm said the Ericsson can move forward and build a stronger company. 

9 Dec 08:54 Telecompaper 8935968349381066.html
A cancer-drug developer's stock just surged more than 100% after Merck agreed to a multi-billion-dollar takeover, Business Insider - Business Insider Singapore

9 Dec 08:51 3 articles

A cancer-drug developer's stock just surged more than 100% after Merck agreed to a multi-billion-dollar takeover

Cancer-drug developer ArQule skyrocketed as much as 102% in early Monday trading after Merck agreed to acquire the company in a $2.7 billion tak...

9 Dec 08:51 Business Insider 3364799148430876312.html
A cancer-drug developer's stock just surged more than 100% after Merck agreed to a multi-billion-dollar takeover, Business Insider - Business Insider Singapore

Business Insider - Merck offered $20 per share in the all-cash bid, more than double ArQule's Friday closing price. The deal is expected to close in early 2020.. Read more at businessinsider.sg

9 Dec 13:46 www.businessinsider.sg 5090408757080579321.html
A cancer-drug developer’s stock just surged more than 100% after Merck agreed to a multi-billion-dollar takeover

Cancer-drug developer ArQule spiked as much as 102% in early Monday trading after Merck said it would acquire the firm in a $2.7 billion takeover.

9 Dec 13:46 Business Insider Malaysia 8325046883665009913.html
Indian Full Service Carrier Vistara Signs Codeshare Pact With German Aviation Major Lufthansa

9 Dec 11:57 3 articles

Indian Full Service Carrier Vistara Signs Codeshare Pact With German Aviation Major Lufthansa

New Delhi (Sputnik): The aviation sector in India contributes $72 billion to its Gross Domestic Product. The country has 464 airports, of which 125 are owned by the government. According to Indian Commerce Ministry statistics, Foreign Direct Investment in India’s aviation sector reached $1.8 billion between April 2000 and December 2018.

9 Dec 11:57 Sputniknews 967333867638289162.html
Vistara signs codeshare agreement with Lufthansa

India Business News: Vistara has entered into a codeshare pact with German airline Lufthansa, the sixth such agreement with an international airline as the domestic full s

9 Dec 10:05 The Times of India 6060938663841959708.html
Vistara signs codeshare agreement with Lufthansa, 6th with overseas airline

As part of the agreement, Lufthansa will add its 'LH' designator code to nearly 18 Vistara-operated flights every day covering ten Indian cities, including Delhi, Mumbai and Chennai

9 Dec 08:00 Business-Standard 1502508925236658846.html
Bad news for Trump — 60% of Americans say the surging stock market doesn't affect them, Business Insider - Business Insider Singapore

9 Dec 16:19 3 articles

Bad news for Trump — 60% of Americans say the surging stock market doesn't affect them

Most Americans don’t seem to care that much about the stock market’s performance.

9 Dec 16:19 Business Insider Australia 5575934299879401774.html
Bad news for Trump — 60% of Americans say the surging stock market doesn't affect them, Business Insider - Business Insider Singapore

Business Insider - Only 40% of respondents in the Financial Times poll said that the stock market had gone up this year. The S&P 500 has soared about 26% in 2019.. Read more at businessinsider.sg

9 Dec 16:19 www.businessinsider.sg 5090408755535440174.html
Bad news for Trump — 60% of Americans say the surging stock market doesn’t affect them

Most Americans don’t seem to care that much about the stock market’s performance.

9 Dec 16:19 Business Insider Malaysia 8325046882119870766.html
A British oil stock tanked 60% after the shock resignation of the CEO and head of exploration, Business Insider - Business Insider Singapore

9 Dec 10:16 3 articles

A British oil stock tanked 60% after the shock resignation of the CEO and head of exploration

Tullow Oil, a British oil company, tanked on Monday morning after the company announced the resignation of its CEO and exploration director as well as cutting its production guidance. Tullow’s board also suspended its dividend.

9 Dec 10:16 Business Insider Australia 5575934300957427846.html
A British oil stock tanked 60% after the shock resignation of the CEO and head of exploration, Business Insider - Business Insider Singapore

Business Insider - Tullow Oil plunged after the CEO and the exploration director suddenly quit. The company also halted its dividend and reduced its production guidance.. Read more at businessinsider.sg

9 Dec 10:16 www.businessinsider.sg 5090408756613466246.html
A British oil stock tanked 60% after the shock resignation of the CEO and head of exploration

Tullow Oil, a British oil company, tanked on Monday morning after the company announced the resignation of its CEO and exploration director as well as cutting its production guidance. Tullow’s board also suspended its dividend.

9 Dec 10:16 Business Insider Malaysia 8325046883197896838.html
10 things you need to know before the opening bell, Business Insider - Business Insider Singapore

9 Dec 12:26 3 articles

10 things you need to know before the opening bell

Here is what you need to know.

9 Dec 12:26 Business Insider Australia 5575934301324165798.html
10 things you need to know before the opening bell, Business Insider - Business Insider Singapore

Business Insider - This is what traders are talking about.. Read more at businessinsider.sg

9 Dec 12:26 www.businessinsider.sg 5090408756980204198.html
10 things you need to know before the opening bell

Here is what you need to know.

9 Dec 12:26 Business Insider Malaysia 8325046883564634790.html
The Saudi Aramco IPO Overvaluation Is Overblown

9 Dec 15:50 3 articles

View: Saudi Aramco's $2 trillion dream isn't really about oil

Saudi officials have taken to the oil sectors investor relations style with aplomb.

9 Dec 15:50 The Economic Times 7653256037103910803.html
The Saudi Aramco IPO Overvaluation Is Overblown

The Saudi Aramco IPO will surpass Alibaba's as the biggest in history.Analysts had made valuation estimates for the company that ranged from $1.1 trillion to $2.5 trillion.The company settled on a val

9 Dec 14:35 Seeking Alpha 5725634558096296434.html
Saudi prince's ambitions hinge on triumphant Aramco sale

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) - Saudi Arabia is expected to set a new record for the largest stock flotation in history on Wednesday with the sale of part of Aramco, the state-owned oil company valued at $1.7 trillion.

9 Dec 17:02 NEWS wpxi.com 7786541636308363240.html
Job creation to jump 7.12% in Oct-Mar: TeamLease report

9 Dec 11:45 3 articles

India to witness 7.12% rise in job creation in October-March: Report

India Business News: India is expected to witness a marginal 7% rise in job creation in the October-March period, as subdued economic conditions have dampened employment o

9 Dec 11:45 The Times of India 6060938664792987676.html
Job creation to jump 7.12% in Oct-Mar: TeamLease report

According to TeamLease's bi-annual Employment Outlook Report for HY2 2019, economic reforms lifted the spirits for seven of the 19 sectors surveyed, while nine sectors reported a decrease in their outlook for October-March period of this fiscal.

9 Dec 17:31 Deccan Herald 2027555797379441864.html
Slowdown blues to limit rise in job creation at 7% in October-March: report

Positive hiring outlook was reported in sectors like healthcare & pharmaceuticals, information technology, e-commerce and tech start-ups, educational services, KPO, power and energy, and logistics

9 Dec 13:17 Business Today 1145527432497556529.html
Liberals to release fiscal update before Christmas, Morneau says

9 Dec 16:43 4 articles

Liberals move on tax cut for the middle-class in the Commons

Finance Minister Bill Morneau has tabled a motion in the House of Commons to move on the Liberal's promised tax cut for the middle class.

9 Dec 16:43 CTVNews 2422791597529016518.html
Liberals move to start phasing in promised tax cuts in January 2020

The Liberal government says Canadians would begin to see the impact of a proposed tax cut on their first pay stubs of the new year - as long as the party can get enough political rivals to help them deliver on one of their major campaign promises.

9 Dec 17:39 CP24 1887544295077928146.html
Liberals to release fiscal update before Christmas, Morneau says

Finance Minister Bill Morneau says the government will provide an update on federal finances before Christmas.

9 Dec 17:39 CP24 1887544296251994174.html
Liberals to release fiscal update before Christmas, Morneau says

OTTAWA — Finance Minister Bill Morneau says the government will provide an update on federal finances before Christmas. Morneau is introducing legislation today to provide a tax break for anyone earning under $147,000 a year.

9 Dec 16:46 KitchenerToday.com 52741009607418547.html
Pace of housing starts edges up in November on strength in B.C., Alberta

9 Dec 14:48 4 articles

Pace of housing starts edges up in November on strength in B.C., Alberta

Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp. says the annual pace of housing starts edged higher last month compared with October, although there were declines in five provinces.

9 Dec 14:48 CTVNews 2422791597779780643.html
Pace of housing starts edges up in November on strength in B.C., Alberta

Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp. says the annual pace of housing starts edged higher last month compared with October, although there were declines in five provinces.

9 Dec 15:26 CP24 1887544295827025134.html
Pace of housing starts edges up on strength in B.C., Alberta

The national housing agency says the seasonally adjusted annual rate for November was 201,318 units, up 0.3 per cent from 200,674 units.

9 Dec 15:13 BNN 3833521688098442082.html
Pace of housing starts edges up in November on strength in B.C., Alberta

OTTAWA — Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp. says the annual pace of housing starts edged higher last month compared with October, although there were declines in five provinces.

9 Dec 15:15 KitchenerToday.com 52741010203033995.html
At $1.6 trn a day, EM currency trading outpaces peers, rupee deals double

9 Dec 09:57 2 articles

At $1.6 trillion a day, EM FX trading outpaces major peers

Currency trading grew at a faster pace in emerging markets than developed nations.

9 Dec 09:57 The Economic Times 7653256036643767988.html
At $1.6 trn a day, EM currency trading outpaces peers, rupee deals double

In early 2016, emerging-market currencies began a two-year rally that took MSCI Inc.'s gauge to a record as investors sought higher-yielding assets

9 Dec 09:53 Business-Standard 1502508925734174026.html
Why Europe will side with the US over China for 5G

9 Dec 11:56 2 articles

Why Europe will choose the US over China

America’s allies are belatedly heeding its warnings about the Chinese technology threat

9 Dec 11:56 Financial Times 707176888626298017.html
Why Europe will side with the US over China for 5G

America’s allies are belatedly heeding its warnings about the Chinese technology threat

9 Dec 17:17 The Irish Times 8204772968893471683.html
Jumia to Cease Operations in Rwanda, Shuts Down Jumia Travel in Nigeria

9 Dec 16:40 5 articles

Jumia Technologies to suspend Jumia Foods delivery service in Rwanda

NAIROBI (Reuters) - Online retailer Jumia Technologies said on Monday it would suspend food and drinks delivery service Jumia Foods in Rwanda effective Dec. 9.

9 Dec 16:40 Reuters 8334514180323394480.html
Jumia to Cease Operations in Rwanda, Shuts Down Jumia Travel in Nigeria

Jumia is continuing with its optimization moves where they'll cease operations in Rwanda and shut down Jumia Travel in Nigeria

9 Dec 12:45 Techweez 8371727318958981569.html
Jumia Closes Shop In Rwanda Days After Exiting Cameroon, Tanzania

Jumia has closed its shop in Rwanda after six years of operation, days after exiting Tanzanian and Cameroonian market.In a message to its customers the New York-listed e-commerce platform said it

9 Dec 17:44 KahawaTungu 3304128542925472225.html
Travelstart takes over Jumia Travel

Weeks after it closed shops in Cameroon and Tanzania, Jumia, the largest e-commerce operator in Africa, has offloaded its travel operations to Travelstart. In the new arrangement, Jumia will still promote the travel category on its platforms but Travelstart will be responsible for the “operational side of the business.” “This partnership will ensure we remain […]

9 Dec 15:20 The Guardian 7580308505591470960.html
Here is why Jumia has closed shop in Rwanda – Techjaja

Starting from today, Jumia Rwanda will no longer be able to accept cash on delivery and can only process pre-paid orders.

9 Dec 11:59 Techjaja 8656724907372689220.html
After nod to Recycling of Ships Bill, India eyeing 60% global share: Govt

9 Dec 10:40 3 articles

Explained: How govt proposes to regulate the dismantling of ships

Under the proposed law, ships will be recycled only in authorised recycling facilities. An application to authorise such a facility must be submitted to the Competent Authority notified by the central government, along with a ship recycling facility management plan and the prescribed fee.

9 Dec 10:40 The Indian Express 2885715105272131022.html
After nod to Recycling of Ships Bill, India eyeing 60% global share: Govt

Terming the passing of the Bill as a giant step and a historical moment in the Indian maritime arena, Mandaviya said it will have far reaching effects on the ship recycling industry.

9 Dec 16:15 Business-Standard 1502508925647886014.html
Parliament approves ship recycling bill passed in RS today

Parliament on Monday approved a legislation to regulate recycling of ships with a view to make India an attractive ship breaking destination to create employment while at the same time ensuring it does not become a dumping ground of the world. The Recycling of Ships Bill, 2019 was passed in Rajya Sabha by a voice vote

9 Dec 15:29 Oneindia 2023829370622537108.html
Brazil cattle feedlots grow amid environment pressure, efficiency drive

9 Dec 17:09 3 articles

Brazil cattle feedlots grow amid environment pressure, efficiency drive

SAO PAULO (Reuters) - The use of feedlots to finish beef cows will likely grow in Brazil, home to the world’s largest commercial cattle herd, a survey by Dutch animal nutrition and health company DSM showed on Monday.

9 Dec 17:09 Reuters 8334514179966713141.html
UPDATE 1-Brazil cattle passing through feedlots grows 2% - DSM

(Adds other remarks by DSM execs, detail on 3-NOP launch)SAO PAULO, Dec 9 (Reuters) - The number of cows slaughtered in Brazil after spending 90 days in feedlots is estimated to have grown by 2% to about 5.3 million head in 2019, a survey of Brazil's cattle market by Dutch animal nutrition company DSM showed on Monday.The figure will continue to grow as Brazilian ranchers seek more efficient ways to raise and finish livestock, DSM executives said at a media presentation, adding that an estimate for 2020 will be released in February.

9 Dec 15:34 Successful Farming 8502642054664818588.html
Brazil cattle passing through feedlots grows 2% - DSM

SAO PAULO, Dec 9 (Reuters) - The number cows slaughtered in Brazil after spending 90 days in feedlots is estimated to have grown by 2% to about 5.3 million head in 2019, a survey of Brazil's cattle market by Dutch nutrition company DSM showed on Monday.The number will continue to grow as Brazilian ranchers seek more efficient ways to raise and finish livestock, DSM executives said at a media presentation, adding that an estimate for 2020 will be released in February.(Reporting by Ana Mano)

9 Dec 14:58 Successful Farming 8502642053887771097.html
Piyush Goyal demands reciprocal access for Indian companies abroad

9 Dec 17:05 2 articles

Piyush Goyal demands reciprocal access for Indian companies abroad

Foreign cos wont be allowed in local contracts unless India Inc gets to compete in those nations, said Goyal.

9 Dec 17:05 The Economic Times 7653256036661921744.html
Goyal says tit for tat to countries discriminating with Indian cos

"Free and equal access" is the policy adopted by this government two years ago, he said at an event organised by EXIM Bank here

9 Dec 16:55 Business-Standard 1502508925391080054.html
Over Rs 10 trn worth of loans disbursed under Mudra Yojana till Nov 1: Govt

9 Dec 11:51 3 articles

Loans worth over ₹10 lakh sanctioned under MUDRA Yojana

The PMMY is a scheme launched by the prime minister on April 8, 2015, for providing loans up to ₹10 lakh to non-corporate, non-farm small/micro enterprises.

9 Dec 11:51 The Hindu 6679535025985244348.html
Over Rs 10 trn worth of loans disbursed under Mudra Yojana till Nov 1: Govt

The PMMY is a scheme launched by the prime minister on April 8, 2015, for providing loans up to Rs 10 lakh to non-corporate, non-farm small/micro enterprises.

9 Dec 11:35 Business-Standard 1502508925961046566.html
Over 10 lakh cr loans sanctioned under Mudra Yojana

The PMMY is a scheme launched by the prime minister on April 8, 2015, for providing loans up to Rs 10 lakh to non-corporate, non-farm small/micro enterprises.

9 Dec 17:29 Deccan Herald 2027555796009057755.html
HC asks RBI to reply to Kochhar’s plea

9 Dec 14:30 5 articles

Chanda Kochhar termination: Bombay HC seeks RBI's reply before next hearing

Earlier, Kochhar had stated that ICICI Bank was under statutory obligation to obtain prior RBI approval to terminate her from service, and claimed that the bank did not seek any such approval.

9 Dec 14:30 Business-Standard 1502508926460593093.html
HC asks RBI to reply to Kochhar’s plea

Court hearing arguments on termination of services of ex-ICICI Bank MD & CEO

9 Dec 16:12 The Hindu 6679535025140886865.html
Kochhar challenges RBI decision to terminate her; HC seeks bank's response

Banking Regulation Act says that prior approval of the RBI is required to terminate the contract of a bank's chairman or managing director

9 Dec 14:52 Business-Standard 1502508925121975858.html
Chanda Kochhar Failed To Disclose Conflict Of Interest With Videocon, ICICI Tells Bombay HC; Court Asks RBI To File Reply

The Bombay High Court on Monday asked the Reserve Bank of India to file an affidavit-in-reply in former ICICI bank CEO and MD Chanda Kochhar's plea challenging ICICI's decision to terminate...

9 Dec 16:31 Live Law 8801531620488092212.html
Bombay HC seeks RBI's response on plea against Chanda Kochhar's termination as ICICI MD

A division bench of justices Ranjit More and SP Tavade directed the Reserve Bank of India to submit its reply by December 16. The bench will hear the matter next on December 18

9 Dec 14:41 Business Today 1145527431102703402.html
Boeing is promising 3 fixes to the faulty autopilot behind the 737 Max crashes to let pilots stop it forcing the plane into an unstoppable nose-dive, Business Insider - Business Insider Singapore

9 Dec 13:12 3 articles

Boeing is promising 3 fixes to the faulty system behind the 737 Max crashes to let pilots stop it from forcing the plane into an unstoppable nosedive

MCAS, which was designed to automatically push the plane's nose down to stabilize it, was identified as a key factor in both 737 Max crashes.

9 Dec 13:12 Yahoo 7097669637879575671.html
Boeing is promising 3 fixes to the faulty autopilot behind the 737 Max crashes to let pilots stop it forcing the plane into an unstoppable nose-dive, Business Insider - Business Insider Singapore

Business Insider - The faulty MCAS software, which was designed to push the plane's nose down to stabilize the jet, was a key factor in both 737 Max crashes.. Read more at businessinsider.sg

9 Dec 13:12 www.businessinsider.sg 5090408756977295994.html
Boeing is promising 3 fixes to the faulty autopilot behind the 737 Max crashes to let pilots stop it forcing the plane into an unstoppable nose-dive

Boeing is promising three fixes for the faulty autopilot system widely attributed as a cause of two deadly crashes by the 737 Max plane, CBS News reported Sunday.

9 Dec 13:12 Business Insider Malaysia 8325046883561726586.html
Jaguar Land Rover sales fall 3.4% in Nov

9 Dec 08:00 4 articles

Jaguar Land Rover sales fall 3.4% in Nov

The sales of Jaguar brand were at 11,464 units during the month, down 23.1 per cent per cent from November 2018, Tata Motors said in a BSE filing. Land Rover sales stood at 35,078 units, up 5.5 per cent per cent from the same month last year, it added. Tata Motors-owned Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) on Monday reported 3.4 per cent decline in total retail sales.

9 Dec 08:00 The Economic Times 7653256037237826560.html
Jaguar Land Rover sales fall despite hopes for Chinese recovery

Jaguar Land Rover sales fell last month, despite the car maker seeing “green shoots” of a recovery in the all-important struggling Chinese market.

9 Dec 16:34 City A.M. 6389894491826392690.html
Tata Motors share has gained 32% in last three months: Time to buy, sell or hold the stock?

Tata Motors share was reeling under losses as auto sector was clouded by economic slowdown for more than a year. Uncertainties on the global front also hit sales of its UK arm JLR which affected the stock

9 Dec 11:13 Business Today 1145527432736029113.html
Tata Motors' Jaguar Land Rover retail sales fall 3% in November

Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) posted fifth straight month of double-digit sales growth of 29 per cent in China. North America sales also grew by 4.9 per cent during the month under review, achieving best ever November sales levels

9 Dec 14:57 Business Today 1145527431796501632.html
Subprime lender Amigo’s chief executive and chairman quit

9 Dec 10:00 2 articles

Subprime lender Amigo’s chief executive and chairman quit

Departures follow move by founder James Benamor to reassert control of the business

9 Dec 10:00 Financial Times 707176888427849614.html
Lender Amigo's chief executive quits after less than five months in charge

The chief executive of high interest rate lender Amigo, Hamish Paton, has resigned this morning after less than five months in the job.

9 Dec 08:21 City A.M. 6389894490917632676.html
Mutual Funds’ asset base hit all time high of Rs 27 lakh crore on inflow in debt schemes

9 Dec 12:06 3 articles

Mutual Funds’ asset base hit all time high of Rs 27 lakh crore on inflow in debt schemes

Mutual fund houses witnessed an overall inflow of Rs 54,419 crore last month as compared to Rs 1.33 lakh crore in October.

9 Dec 12:06 The Indian Express 2885715104746421172.html
Mutual Funds' asset base hits Rs 27 trn, bank, PSU funds top allocation

Mutual fund houses witnessed an overall inflow of Rs 54,419 crore last month as compared to Rs 1.33 lakh crore in October

9 Dec 11:50 Business-Standard 1502508925344277048.html
Mutual Funds' asset base crosses Rs 27 lakh crore in November

Mutual fund houses witnessed an overall inflow of Rs 54,419 crore last month as compared to Rs 1.33 lakh crore in October

9 Dec 16:42 Business Today 1145527432543225441.html
Bank of Baroda to sell up to 1.04 crore UTI AMC shares in IPO

9 Dec 15:23 2 articles

Bank of Baroda to sell up to 1.04 crore UTI AMC shares in IPO

Last week, the country's largest lender State Bank of India (SBI) had approved diluting up to 8.25 per cent stake in UTI AMC.

9 Dec 15:23 The Economic Times 7653256036660807412.html
BoB to sell 10.4 mn shares in proposed UTI AMC initial public offering

Last week, the country's largest lender State Bank of India had approved diluting up to 8.25% stake in UTI AMC

9 Dec 14:45 Business-Standard 1502508924773954068.html
Japanese Trade Minister to discuss RCEP pact with Goyal

9 Dec 17:12 2 articles

Japan, Australia still hopeful of India’s rethink on RCEP

Despite India’s decision to walk out of the ASEAN-led 15-nation Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) Free Trade Agreement last month, officials from India’s Indo-Pacific partners Austral

9 Dec 17:12 The Hindu 6679535026065171020.html
Japanese Trade Minister to discuss RCEP pact with Goyal

Talks may discuss New Delhi’s concerns, suggest ways to make Indian industry more competitive

9 Dec 15:40 BusinessLine 5283602063257157.html
South Korea: Gov’t Seeks to Tax Crypto Transactions as Capital Gains

9 Dec 09:00 3 articles

South Korea: Gov’t Seeks to Tax Crypto Transactions as Capital Gains

South Korea's government plans to tax capital gains returns on cryptocurrency transactions.

9 Dec 09:00 Cointelegraph 3050247241154568257.html
South Korea to Impose Capital Gains Tax on Crypto

The South Korean Ministry of Economy and Finance has decided to impose capital gains tax on digital currencies.

9 Dec 10:42 Finance Magnates | Financial and business news 8992138265715181308.html
South Korea: Government Mulling Taxing Cryptocurrency Capital Gains

The South Korean government is mulling imposing taxes on capital gains arising out of cryptocurrency transactions – including Bitcoin (BTC) – reports The Korea Times, December 9, 2019.

9 Dec 15:00 BTC Manager 8549607153030120152.html
Farmers blockade Tesco in ongoing row about beef prices

9 Dec 08:33 2 articles

Farmers blockade Tesco in ongoing row about beef prices

IFA president says supermarket’s half-price beef sale is an ‘insult to farmers’

9 Dec 08:33 The Irish Times 8204772967391500218.html
IFA staging blockade outside Tesco distribution centre in Dublin

The latest blockade is part of the ongoing farmer campaign for an increase in beef prices.

9 Dec 09:58 TheJournal.ie 6446904417376334035.html
Storytelling platform Wattpad to open office in Halifax in the new year

9 Dec 14:55 3 articles

Storytelling platform Wattpad to open office in Halifax in the new year

Storytelling platform Wattpad says it will open what it calls a second headquarters in Halifax to tap into the city's talent pool as the company grows.

9 Dec 14:55 Atlantic 8060955782982991618.html
Wattpad to open second headquarters in Halifax in early 2020

The storytelling platform said Monday that starting early next year it will have a team based out the 60,000-square-foot Volta innovation hub in the city's downtown core to better integrate with the local tech community.

9 Dec 16:09 BNN 3833521688776651319.html
Storytelling platform Wattpad to open office in Halifax in the new year

TORONTO — Storytelling platform Wattpad says it will open what it calls a second headquarters in Halifax to tap into the city's talent pool as the company grows.

9 Dec 14:55 KitchenerToday.com 52741010163800188.html
Why Canopy Growth Stock Just Popped 11%

9 Dec 16:19 3 articles

Why Canopy Growth Stock Just Popped 11%

Canopy just crowned a new king of cannabis.

9 Dec 16:19 The Motley Fool 2231313658223428499.html
Canopy Growth shares get lift after Constellation executive named new CEO

Shares of Canopy Growth Corp. got a lift after the cannabis producer named a veteran Constellation Brands executive as its new chief executive.

9 Dec 14:56 CTVNews 2422791598334322470.html
Canopy Growth names veteran Constellation executive David Klein as new CEO

SMITH FALLS, Ont. — Canopy Growth Corp. has named a veteran Constellation Brands executive as its new chief executive.

9 Dec 12:22 KitchenerToday.com 52741010642288499.html
A Reality Check: Blockchain and DLT in International Trade

9 Dec 16:11 2 articles

A Reality Check: Blockchain and DLT in International Trade

New study jointly conducted by international trade organizations focuses on possibilities and challenges of blockchain tech implementation to the industry.

9 Dec 16:11 Cointelegraph 3050247240136335502.html
A Reality Check: Blockchain and DLT in International Trade

New study jointly conducted by international trade organizations focuses on possibilities and challenges of blockchain tech implementation to the industry.

9 Dec 16:11 Cointelegraph 3050247239641474969.html
Virgin Galactic's stock could soar 726%, Morgan Stanley says

9 Dec 14:39 2 articles

Virgin Galactic leaps after Morgan Stanley says the company's stock can jump 203% over the next year

Virgin Galactic stock surged as much as 21% on Monday after Morgan Stanley initiated coverage on the company with a buy-equivalent rating The fi...

9 Dec 14:39 Business Insider 3364799147824356191.html
Virgin Galactic's stock could soar 726%, Morgan Stanley says

Virgin Galactic's stock is soaring after an analyst said its space planes could one day disrupt the air travel industry, potentially raking in nearly a trillion dollars a year in sales.

9 Dec 17:53 CHANNEL3000 830332542184819192.html
PROFILE: Muhammad Nami, a tax consultant, heads Nigeria's FIRS

9 Dec 17:31 5 articles

10 things to know about new FIRS chairman, Muhammad Nami

Sodiq Oyeleke President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday nominated Muhammad Nami as the new chairman of the Federal Inland Revenue Service. Subject to Senate confirmation, Nami is expected to repla...

9 Dec 17:31 Punch Newspapers 3524240995291326365.html
Eight things you probably didn’t know about new FIRS chairman, Nami

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday approved the composition of a new board for the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), subject to...

9 Dec 17:23 The Nation Newspaper 2658445901099861456.html
PROFILE: Muhammad Nami, a tax consultant, heads Nigeria's FIRS

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday nominated a renowned tax consultant, Muhammad Nami, as the new chairman of the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS).

9 Dec 15:40 Premium Times Nigeria 5456729300741719956.html
Fowler out, Muhammad Nami in – here are few things you need to know about the new head of Nigeria's revenue-generating agency, FIRS

The Nigerian government has appointed Muhammad M. Nami as the new chairman of the country's revenue-generating agency, Federal Inland Revenue Service.

9 Dec 15:38 Pulse Live 3606876835121039074.html
FIRS Chairman: Buhari Makes Fresh Appointment As Fowler’s Tenure Ends

President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Muhammad M. Nami to replace Babatunde Fowler as the chairman of the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS).

9 Dec 15:06 Concise 5544636822149870173.html
Shares, Commodity, Rupee Market LIVE Updates: Sensex up 100 points, Nifty over 11,950 led by auto, metal stocks

9 Dec 10:23 2 articles

Share market highlights: Sensex ends 43 points up, Nifty near 11,950; TCS, HCL Tech top losers

Share Market News Today | Sensex, Nifty, Share Prices LIVE: The headline indices Sensex and Nifty ended marginally higher on Monday afternoon, amid volatility.

9 Dec 10:23 The Financial Express 1288289580725540283.html
Shares, Commodity, Rupee Market LIVE Updates: Sensex up 100 points, Nifty over 11,950 led by auto, metal stocks

Share Market, Sensex, Nifty, BSE, NSE Share Price Today Live Updates: Catch all the LIVE market action here.

9 Dec 08:08 The Indian Express 2885715104000266069.html
Goldman Plans To Launch Robo Adviser Next Year

9 Dec 13:32 2 articles

You too could have your nest egg looked after by Goldman Sachs

Bank to offer wealth management services to individuals with as little as $5,000

9 Dec 13:32 The Irish Times 8204772969294135229.html
Goldman Plans To Launch Robo Adviser Next Year

Goldman Sachs is planning to launch digital wealth management services to clients with as little as $5,000 in 2020 in the form of a robo adviser.

9 Dec 10:54 PYMNTS.com 7357138826765053955.html
China’s Central Bank to Lead Real-World Pilot of Digital Yuan: Report

9 Dec 09:43 2 articles

China’s Central Bank to Lead Real-World Pilot of Digital Yuan: Report

A limited debut of China’s long-touted central bank digital currency is set to begin in the city of Shenzhen by the end of 2019, according to a media report.

9 Dec 09:43 Cointelegraph 3050247239320643053.html
PBoC to Test Crypto Yuan with Telecom Firms, Commercial Banks

People’s Bank of China is entering another stage of its tests for a crypto payment system. This will be carried out telecom firms and banks.

9 Dec 09:16 Bitcoinist.com 1696346937152580253.html
France's Sanofi to buy Synthorx for US$2.5 billion

9 Dec 12:13 3 articles

The daily business briefing: December 9, 2019

Democrats and the White House reach a deal on parental leave, Frozen 2 dominates the box office for a third week, and more 

9 Dec 12:13 The Week 149215355946136452.html
France's Sanofi to buy Synthorx for US$2.5 billion

France's Sanofi said on Monday it had agreed to buy Synthorx in a cash deal worth around US$2.5 billion as it seeks to beef up its ...

9 Dec 14:40 CNA 5644198863412355930.html
Sanofi to acquire US biotech firm Sythorx $2.5bn

Mubasher: Sanofi on Monday said it will take over US biotechnology company Synthorx in a cash deal that valued the latter at $2.5 billion.

9 Dec 12:31 english.mubasher.info 8917853138270254354.html
A Nobel Prize winner dispels myths about retirement, real-estate investing tips, and advice for family-estate planning

9 Dec 16:48 2 articles

A Nobel Prize winner dispels myths about retirement, real-estate investing tips, and advice for family-estate planning

Investing Insider is your one-stop shop for high-profile investor interviews, trade recommendations, and actionable analysis.

9 Dec 16:48 Business Insider 6060062401254151885.html
A Nobel Prize winner dispels myths about retirement, real-estate investing tips, and advice for family-estate planning

Dear Readers,

9 Dec 16:48 Business Insider Malaysia 8325046884069824205.html
Kenney and cabinet ministers in Ottawa to meet federal counterparts

9 Dec 09:27 2 articles

Kenney aims for clear signs of federal action on two-day Ottawa trip

Alberta Premier Jason Kenney set out a dire picture of the economic and social impact of federal policy on Alberta Monday as he embarked on a two-day political trade mission in the capital.

9 Dec 09:27 CTVNews 2422791598704987726.html
Kenney and cabinet ministers in Ottawa to meet federal counterparts

Alberta Premier Jason Kenney and eight of his cabinet ministers will be in Ottawa today as part of a trip to meet their federal counterparts.

9 Dec 10:16 CP24 1887544296378674093.html
Hero MotoCorp to hike motorcycle, scooter prices from January 1

9 Dec 17:35 3 articles

Hero MotoCorp bikes set to get costlier by Rs 2,000 from January 1

Auto manufactures have increased prices owing to the transition cost for migrating to the BS-VI platform

9 Dec 17:35 Business-Standard 1502508925072211432.html
Hero MotoCorp to hike prices by up to ₹2,000 from January

Two-wheeler market leader Hero MotoCorp on Monday said that it will increase prices of its motorcycles and scooters by up to ₹2,000 from January.The price hike will be across range of two-wheelers and

9 Dec 15:53 BusinessLine 5283601140688631.html
Hero MotoCorp to hike motorcycle, scooter prices from January 1

Hero MotoCorp's portfolio includes affordable motorcycles like Splendor, HF Deluxe, as well as premium offerings like Xtreme 200S and Karizma ZMR. The company also markets scooters including Maestro Edge 125, Pleasure, Destini 125 and others

9 Dec 16:16 Business Today 1145527432019669288.html
Labour’s plans to nationalise services: Everything you need to know

9 Dec 15:48 3 articles

Labour’s plans to nationalise services: Everything you need to know

The party’s manifesto said it would like to take mail, water and train operators, among other things, back under public ownership.

9 Dec 15:48 Express & Star 7324224458864385304.html
Labour’s plans to nationalise services: Everything you need to know

The party’s manifesto said it would like to take mail, water and train operators, among other things, back under public ownership.

9 Dec 15:48 Shropshire Star 3480199991318207768.html
Labour’s plans to nationalise services: Everything you need to know

The party’s manifesto said it would like to take mail, water and train operators, among other things, back under public ownership.

9 Dec 15:49 Jersey Evening Post 6141642773399788824.html
Hoping to reach trade agreement with US soon: China

9 Dec 08:06 4 articles

China says hopes to reach trade deal with US as soon as possible

China said it hopes to make a trade deal with the United States as soon as possible, Reuters reports. “On the question of China-US trade talks and negotiations, we wish that both sides can, on the foundation of equality and mutual respect, push forward negotiations, and in consideration of each others’ core interests, reach an…

9 Dec 08:06 EJ Insight 7853952858183724335.html
Hoping to reach trade agreement with US soon: China

Beijing hopes that it can reach a trade agreement with the United States that satisfies both sides as soon as possible, China's Assistant Commerce Minister Ren Hongbin said on Monday. Ren made the

9 Dec 12:45 Deccan Herald 2027555796236813058.html
Hope to reach trade agreement with US as soon as possible: China

China said on Monday that it hoped to make a trade deal with the United States as soon as possible, amid intense discussions before fresh US tariffs on Chinese imports are due to kick in at the end of the week. Beijing hopes it can reach a trade agreement with the United States that satisfies both sides, Assistant Commerce Minister Ren Hongbin told reporters on Monday.

9 Dec 11:21 WION 1570469241857836177.html
China hopes for US trade deal 'as soon as possible'

China and the United States are negotiating a so-called "phase one" deal aimed at de-escalating their prolonged trade dispute.

9 Dec 16:25 Newshub 2131266986604562854.html
Cryptocurrency Exchange OKEx to Launch Options Trading This Month

9 Dec 11:32 2 articles

Cryptocurrency Exchange OKEx to Launch Options Trading This Month

Malta-based cryptocurrency exchange OKEx announced that it will launch crypto options trading on Dec. 27.

9 Dec 11:32 Cointelegraph 3050247240744805886.html
OKEx to Launch Crypto Options Trading Later This Month

Crypto exchange OKEx on Monday announced its plan to launch a crypto options trading platform.

9 Dec 13:01 Finance Magnates | Financial and business news 8992138266737369714.html
World's 'largest collection' of rare whiskies on sale

9 Dec 15:37 2 articles

World's 'largest collection' of rare whiskies on sale

Lovers of very expensive whisky will get the chance to bid on nearly 4,000 rare bottles acquired by a late U.S. soft drink bottling company executive.

9 Dec 15:37 CTVNews 2422791598723141816.html
World's 'largest collection' of rare whiskies on sale

Lovers of very expensive whisky will get the chance to bid on nearly 4,000 rare bottles acquired by a late US soft drink bottling company executive.

9 Dec 14:20 Digital Journal 4566489173233124567.html
City regulator toughens up financial accountability rules after scandals

9 Dec 16:51 2 articles

Tougher financial accountability rules come into force in UK

Asset managers, independent financial advisers and hedge fund managers are lable for bans or nines

9 Dec 16:51 The Irish Times 8204772969141608139.html
City regulator toughens up financial accountability rules after scandals

Tougher accountability rules have today been extended to cover around 47,000 firms as the financial watchdog seeks to clean up the City’s reputation.

9 Dec 10:02 City A.M. 6389894491546987297.html
No threat of job losses in auto sector: Minister tells RS

9 Dec 10:00 2 articles

No threat of job losses in auto sector: Minister tells RS

There is no threat of job losses in the automobile sector and no reason for worry, Minister of State for Heavy Industries Arjun Ram Meghwal said in Rajya Sabha on Monday. “The automobile sector is pre

9 Dec 10:00 BusinessLine 5283601643531535.html
Auto sector is in transition phase, no threat of job losses: Govt in RS

Union Heavy Industries Minister Prakash Javadekar said no closure of any automobile or ancillary manufacturing units has been reported in the past three years

9 Dec 09:55 Business-Standard 1502508926573322513.html
Aucklanders stuck in traffic due to Govt policy

9 Dec 10:25 2 articles

Aucklanders stuck in traffic due to Govt policy

Todd McClay - Workplace Relations and Safety

9 Dec 10:25 SCOOP 5315658999645096321.html
Aucklanders stuck in traffic due to Govt policy

Todd McClay - Workplace Relations and Safety

9 Dec 10:25 SCOOP 5315658999284216706.html
Tata Motors plans to add 100 new passenger vehicle outlets by FY 20 end

9 Dec 10:25 2 articles

Tata Motors plans to add 100 new passenger vehicle outlets by FY 20 end

Tata Motors is looking to increase its penetration in the domestic passenger vehicle segment with entry into the premium hatchback segment.

9 Dec 10:25 Business-Standard 1502508925400238014.html
Tata Motors to add another 100 sales outlets for PVs

Auto major Tata Motors plans to add 100 sales outlets for passenger vehicles by the end of the current fiscal as it aims to enhance its reach in the country, a senior company official said.

9 Dec 16:59 Deccan Herald 2027555797125919683.html
A2 Milk wanted a change agent but was rattled by Hrdlicka's speed

9 Dec 13:00 2 articles

A2 Milk wanted a change agent but was rattled by Hrdlicka's speed

The sudden departure of a2 milk chief executive Jayne Hrdlicka has shocked investors but the discord between her and the board rendered the CEO continuing in the job impossible.

9 Dec 13:00 The Age 7967730562522560610.html
A2 Milk chief executive resigns

More than a billion dollars has wiped off the value of New Zealand's biggest company this morning following the surprise resignation of A2 Milk's chief executive. In a market announcement, Jayne Hrdlicka said she had not anticipated the amount of travel involved when she took up the role 18 months ago. Jayne Hrdlicka would be replaced by the former chief executive Geoff Babidge, while the company began a global search for her replacement. The company, which is dual listed in New Zealand and Australia, opened sharply lower at the open this morning, wiping more than a billion dollars off its market value. The shares were trading about $14.30 in the first 15 minutes of trading, from $15.17 on Friday, with a market value of $10.52 billion, compared with $11.63b on Friday.

9 Dec 14:22 Newsroom 8356495124174722895.html
FAI, Shane Ross and Sport Ireland called to emergency meeting

9 Dec 11:07 3 articles

FAI crisis: ex-president says liabilities could be ‘close to €80m’

Brendan Menton says all stakeholders need to work together to solve funding crisis

9 Dec 11:07 The Irish Times 8204772968236212783.html
FAI, Shane Ross and Sport Ireland called to emergency meeting

Ex-president of FAI says association’s liabilities could be ‘close to €80 million’

9 Dec 11:07 The Irish Times 8204772968112458167.html
Menton: Government and FIFA intervention needed for FAI

Former FAI treasurer and general secretary Brendan Menton believes intervention from the government, FIFA and further support from UEFA is necessary to keep the FAI a going concern.

9 Dec 12:35 RTE.ie 7595237279365805556.html
FG: All agencies, ministries must publish details of financial activities daily

9 Dec 12:36 3 articles

Nigerian govt directs Accountant-General, MDAs to publish daily financial statements

The government will also publish monthly reports showing revenue receipts from all collecting agencies and payments out of the federation account.

9 Dec 12:36 Premium Times Nigeria 5456729299784779696.html
Buhari directs accountant-general, MDAs to make daily financial inflows public

Nigeria President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday directed ministries, departments and agencies of the government to publish daily treasury summary statements of financial inflows and outflows. President Buhari, represented by the Minister of State for Niger Delta, Tayo Alasoadura gave the directives at the official launch of the Financial Transparency Policy and Implementation Guidelines by the […]

9 Dec 13:35 The Guardian 7580308505455786919.html
FG: All agencies, ministries must publish details of financial activities daily

The federal government has directed that all ministries, departments and agencies (MDAs) must publish a daily statement of their financial activities

9 Dec 14:20 TheCable 7513571675191305943.html
Tamil Nadu Couple Gets Bouquet Of Onion As Wedding Gift, Picture Goes Viral

9 Dec 08:17 2 articles

Priyanka Lambasts Centre Over Rising Petrol, Onion Prices, Says Govt is in Sleeping Mode

"The inflation has made the life of common man worse, prices of onion have crossed Rs 200 in some parts and petrol has crossed Rs 75, but the BJP government is in sleeping mode", stated Priyanka.

9 Dec 08:17 India.com 7150386083811914806.html
Tamil Nadu Couple Gets Bouquet Of Onion As Wedding Gift, Picture Goes Viral

In a picture that has now gone viral, a married couple can be seen holding the bouquet of onions while being surrounded by their friends.

9 Dec 13:34 India.com 7150386084130814049.html
Shareholders advised to vote against Richard Baker-led offer for HBC

9 Dec 14:53 2 articles

Shareholders advised to vote against Richard Baker-led offer for HBC

An influential proxy advisory service is recommending shareholders vote against a takeover offer for Hudson's Bay Co. by a group led by the retailer's executive chairman.

9 Dec 14:53 CTVNews 2422791597250115410.html
ISS recommends shareholders vote against Baker-led offer for HBC

TORONTO — An influential proxy advisory service is recommending shareholders vote against a takeover offer for Hudson's Bay Co. by a group led by the retailer's executive chairman.

9 Dec 13:47 KitchenerToday.com 52741010114735528.html
The Fed's liquidity problem hasn't yet gone away — and an abrupt shock may be looming in 2020, Business Insider - Business Insider Singapore

9 Dec 12:45 2 articles

The Fed's liquidity problem hasn't yet gone away — and an abrupt shock may be looming in 2020, Business Insider - Business Insider Singapore

Business Insider - Even with hundreds of billions of dollars in new liquidity created out of thin air, it's too soon for the Fed to signal a clear coast for repo markets.. Read more at businessinsider.sg

9 Dec 12:45 www.businessinsider.sg 5090408756144020568.html
The Fed’s liquidity problem hasn’t yet gone away — and an abrupt shock may be looming in 2020

Even with hundreds of billions of dollars in new liquidity created out of thin air, it’s too soon for the Fed to signal a clear coast for repo markets.

9 Dec 12:45 Business Insider Malaysia 8325046882728451160.html
California fines CVS $3.6 million for failing to recycle

9 Dec 16:30 2 articles

California fines CVS $3.6 million for failing to recycle

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California is fining the nation's largest pharmacy health care provider a record $3.6 million for failing to redeem deposits on bottles and cans at some of...

9 Dec 16:30 The Seattle Times 9121942836952603111.html
California fines CVS $3.6 million for failing to recycle

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — California is fining the nation’s largest pharmacy health care provider a record $3.6 million for failing to redeem deposits on bottles and cans at some of its locations, regulators said Monday. The California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery, better known as CalRecycle, said its investigation found that 81 of CVS Pharmacy’s …

9 Dec 12:31 City NEWS 1130 5858657120301406117.html
US SEC Seeks to Reopen Case Against Bitcoin Fraudster, Seeks Penalties

9 Dec 15:53 2 articles

US SEC Seeks to Reopen Case Against Bitcoin Fraudster, Seeks Penalties

The U.S. SEC is seeking to reopen a case against Bitcoin fraudster Renwick Haddow, as he has not resolved the regulator’s claims for monetary relief.

9 Dec 15:53 Cointelegraph 3050247240265148062.html
US SEC Re-Opens Infamous Bitcoin Scammer Case

According to recent documents, the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) believes that the case against the serial Ponzi scammer, Renwick

9 Dec 10:45 Bitcoinist.com 1696346936184989441.html
China's pig herd expands by 2% in November vs October - ministry

9 Dec 10:15 2 articles

China's pig herd expands by 2% in November vs October - ministry

BEIJING — China’s pig herd increased by 2% in November compared with the prior month, the Agriculture Ministry said on Monday.

9 Dec 10:15 Financial Post 2379081493463252803.html
China's Pig Herd Rises for First Time in a Year in November

China's pig herd increased by 2% in November compared with the prior month, the agriculture ministry said on Monday, the first increase in a year.

9 Dec 10:47 Successful Farming 8502642053375192393.html
Oil slips as weak China exports highlight trade war impact

9 Dec 17:56 1 article

Oil slips as weak China exports highlight trade war impact

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Oil prices fell on Monday after data showed Chinese exports declined for a fourth straight month, sending jitters through a market already concerned about damage to global demand by the trade war between Washington and Beijing.

9 Dec 17:56 Reuters 8334514180624254885.html
Will the pound go up in value if Labour wins the general election?

9 Dec 17:53 1 article

Will the pound go up in value if Labour wins the general election?

We examine John McDonnell’s claim that Labour’s spending plans could boost sterling

9 Dec 17:53 the Guardian 1491978795582131985.html
Stocks, gold gain as trade war spurs both hopes, concerns

9 Dec 16:48 1 article

Stocks, gold gain as trade war spurs both hopes, concerns

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Global equity markets advanced on Monday as stocks on Wall Street held near record highs on hopes U.S.-Sino talks delay a U.S. tariff deadline this coming Sunday, while gold rose as investors hedged against a possible escalation in the trade war.

9 Dec 16:48 Reuters 8334514180211209758.html
Factbox: Volcker quotes on U.S. banks, inflation, government

9 Dec 15:44 1 article

Factbox: Volcker quotes on U.S. banks, inflation, government

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Paul Volcker, the towering former Federal Reserve chairman who tamed U.S. inflation in the 1980s and decades later inspired tough Wall Street reforms in the wake of the global financial crisis, died on Monday at the age of 92.

9 Dec 15:44 Reuters 8334514180895373182.html
Exclusive: Hyundai's $1.8 billion shipbuilding deal with Daewoo faces full EU probe - sources

9 Dec 15:30 1 article

Exclusive: Hyundai's $1.8 billion shipbuilding deal with Daewoo faces full EU probe - sources

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - World No. 1 shipbuilding group Hyundai Heavy Industries Holdings Co Ltd’s (267250.KS) $1.8 billion merger with rival shipbuilder Daewoo (042660.KS) will face a full-scale investigation in Europe due to serious EU antitrust concerns, two people familiar with the matter said on Monday. 

9 Dec 15:30 Reuters 8334514181289946070.html
Flying cars could lure investors away from ground-based services: survey

9 Dec 14:10 1 article

Flying cars could lure investors away from ground-based services: survey

(Reuters) - Electric air taxis — known colloquially, if somewhat misleadingly, as “flying cars” — could draw millions of investor dollars away from ground-based transportation start-up firms in 2020, according to a study released on Monday.

9 Dec 14:10 Reuters 8334514179729119684.html
General Motors pulls out of Russian car assembly business with Avtovaz deal

9 Dec 13:13 1 article

General Motors pulls out of Russian car assembly business with Avtovaz deal

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia’s biggest automaker Avtovaz said on Monday it would buy out General Motors (GM.N) from their joint venture producing vehicles in Russia under the Chevrolet brand, effectively ending GM’s presence in car assembling in the country.

9 Dec 13:13 Reuters 8334514181402894261.html
South Africa hit by massive power cuts as floods disrupt supply

9 Dec 13:07 1 article

South Africa hit by massive power cuts as floods disrupt supply

Worst outages in a decade after heavy rains cause power stations to fail

9 Dec 13:07 the Guardian 1491978794758785436.html
Hong Kong braces for wave of store closures after protests: HKRMA

9 Dec 12:43 1 article

Hong Kong braces for wave of store closures after protests: HKRMA

HONG KONG (Reuters) - More than one in 10 retailers in Hong Kong could close down in the next six months as social unrest and sometimes violent protests deter tourists, threatening the survival of smaller operators, the city’s main retailing group said on Monday.

9 Dec 12:43 Reuters 8334514180679536129.html
EU regulators to review rules defining companies' market power

9 Dec 11:21 1 article

EU regulators to review rules defining companies' market power

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - EU regulators will review two-decade old rules that determine if companies have the market power to throttle rivals or control prices to take into account globalization and digitalization, Europe’s antitrust chief Margrethe Vestager said on Monday.

9 Dec 11:21 Reuters 8334514181549217587.html
Swelling U.S. IPO backlog points to crowded 2020 field

9 Dec 10:03 1 article

Swelling U.S. IPO backlog points to crowded 2020 field

(Reuters) - More and more companies are putting plans for U.S. initial public offerings (IPO) on ice this year because of investor pushback against their valuations, creating a backlog that could make stock market debuts more challenging in 2020.

9 Dec 10:03 Reuters 8334514180257198466.html
German exports rise in October, defying expectations

9 Dec 08:32 2 articles

German exports rise in October, defying expectations

BERLIN (AP) - German exports posted a second consecutive month-on-month increase in October, defying economists' expectations of a slight decline.

9 Dec 08:32 NEWS wpxi.com 7786541636304132154.html
German exports rise in October, defying expectations

BERLIN (AP) - German exports posted a second consecutive month-on-month increase in October, defying economists' expectations of a slight decline.

9 Dec 08:32 WFXT 6395891953723826797.html
Rondo Food to close Co Wicklow plant with loss of 135 jobs

9 Dec 15:39 2 articles

Rondo Food to close Co Wicklow plant with loss of 135 jobs

Pet food maker plans to move facility to Germany early next year

9 Dec 15:39 The Irish Times 8204772969084632319.html
More than 150 jobs lost as Rondo Food closes Arklow plant

More than 150 jobs are to go in Co. Wicklow with the closure of a dog food manufacturer.

9 Dec 17:54 Breaking News 4415806919912033852.html
Deutsche to cut €100m from domestic retail banking unit

9 Dec 17:42 1 article

Deutsche to cut €100m from domestic retail banking unit

Lender plans to scrap legal entity that runs the operation and merge it into group

9 Dec 17:42 Financial Times 707176889848880506.html
Tullow’s timely lesson for bets on battered energy stocks

9 Dec 17:59 1 article

Tullow’s timely lesson for bets on battered energy stocks

The search for unfairly undervalued energy investments is peppered with difficulties

9 Dec 17:59 Financial Times 707176889181208883.html
GitHub keen to open subsidiary in China

9 Dec 13:21 1 article

GitHub keen to open subsidiary in China

Beijing wants Chinese developers to engage more with open-source software, says executive

9 Dec 13:21 Financial Times 707176889496883625.html
Trucking giant Celadon files for bankruptcy after ex-officials charged with fraud

9 Dec 16:49 1 article

Trucking giant Celadon files for bankruptcy after ex-officials charged with fraud

An Indiana trucking company with nearly 4,000 employees said Monday it filed for bankruptcy and will shut down all operations, just days after two former officials were charged in a fraud

9 Dec 16:49 New York Post 7654946768095020709.html
Crypto Payments Now Legal in Ukraine

9 Dec 10:09 2 articles

Crypto Payments Now Legal in Ukraine

Lawmakers in Ukraine have adopted new legislation that legalizes crypto payments as the country moves forward with strict compliance to international

9 Dec 10:09 Bitcoinist.com 1696346936454054816.html
Ukraine Set To Legalize Cryptocurrencies As Means Of Payment And Investment

Good news came from Eastern Europe as the legislative arm of Ukraine, the Verkhovna Rada, has reportedly adopted an amended draft law that seeks to

9 Dec 16:23 CryptoPotato 7087008391661904769.html
We’ve crunched the numbers – nationalisation would be a bargain

9 Dec 09:47 1 article

We’ve crunched the numbers – nationalisation would be a bargain

Our research shows nationalisation would pay for itself in seven years, says David Hall, visiting professor at the University of Greenwich

9 Dec 09:47 the Guardian 1491978796386565954.html
Freeland heads to Mexico in effort to finalize new NAFTA revisions

9 Dec 10:23 2 articles

Freeland heads to Mexico in effort to finalize new NAFTA revisions

OTTAWA — Deputy Prime Minister Chrystia Freeland is to meet American and Mexican officials in Mexico City on Tuesday amid reports a deal to revise the new North American free-trade agreement is close. . .

9 Dec 10:23 Times Colonist 7617512060766923744.html
Freeland heads to Mexico in effort to finalize new NAFTA revisions

Deputy Prime Minister Chrystia Freeland is to meet American and Mexican officials in Mexico City on Tuesday amid reports a deal to revise the new North American free-trade agreement is close to completion.

9 Dec 16:42 City NEWS 1130 5858657119560847013.html
What the General Election outcome will mean for the pound - and your travel money

9 Dec 17:54 1 article

What the General Election outcome will mean for the pound - and your travel money

As we head into the final week of campaigning, the Pound is currently trading at a 31-month high against the euro - here's what you need to know if you're about to swap your cash

9 Dec 17:54 mirror 675785259887900626.html
The US has become one of the lowest-taxed countries in the world. Here are the 6 other nations with the smallest tax burdens.

9 Dec 16:16 1 article

The US has become one of the lowest-taxed countries in the world. Here are the 6 other nations with the smallest tax burdens.

The US tax burden slid to among the lowest for major global economies in 2018. It now sits above just Ireland, Chile, and Mexico, according ...

9 Dec 16:16 Business Insider 3364799146959478249.html
The 2020s could be an apocalyptic decade for Wall Street as artificial intelligence takes over the most popular jobs in finance

9 Dec 15:39 1 article

The 2020s could be an apocalyptic decade for Wall Street as artificial intelligence takes over the most popular jobs in finance

The financial services industry is a popular place for job seekers, but artificial intelligence could wipe away a million banking jobs.

9 Dec 15:39 Business Insider 6060062400503628805.html
'Recent spike in retail inflation mainly on costlier food, government taking steps to moderate prices'

9 Dec 15:24 1 article

'Recent spike in retail inflation mainly on costlier food, government taking steps to moderate prices'

India Business News: The recent spike in retail inflation is mainly due to high food prices and the government is taking steps to moderate the volatility in prices, minist

9 Dec 15:24 The Times of India 6060938663741986742.html
Nokia dangles mediation carrot in front of Daimler over license dispute

9 Dec 15:20 1 article

Nokia dangles mediation carrot in front of Daimler over license dispute

Legal action has been paused in the hopes of reaching some form of resolution.

9 Dec 15:20 ZDNet 591556592177044930.html
WalkMe raises $90 million to help people navigate user interfaces with on-screen prompts

9 Dec 15:09 1 article

WalkMe raises $90 million to help people navigate user interfaces with on-screen prompts

WalkMe, a digital adoption platform that helps companies integrate on-screen product walkthroughs into their software, has raised $90 million.

9 Dec 15:09 VentureBeat 6273363636819173128.html
The Fed's recent repo crisis was the fault of big banks and hedge funds, new study finds

9 Dec 13:12 1 article

The Fed's recent repo crisis was the fault of big banks and hedge funds, new study finds

September's repo-rate spike was driven by big banks and hedge funds, the Bank for International Settlements wrote in a report released Sunday. T...

9 Dec 13:12 Business Insider 3364799146403703447.html
Pakistan, Asian Development Bank sign loan agreement worth USD 1.3 billion

9 Dec 13:03 1 article

Pakistan, Asian Development Bank sign loan agreement worth USD 1.3 billion

On Friday, the bank said it has approved a USD 300 million policy-based loan that will help Pakistan to address financial sustainability, governance, and energy infrastructure policy constraints in country's energy sector.

9 Dec 13:03 The Economic Times 7653256038348403124.html
Starling Bank Adds First Legal Services Partner to Business Marketplace

9 Dec 10:00 2 articles

Starling adds legal services to its digital offering

Starling Bank has announced a partnership with legal services provider Sparqa, the latest addition to the challenger's in-app Marketplace.

9 Dec 10:00 Finextra 6000504749650308993.html
Starling Bank Adds First Legal Services Partner to Business Marketplace

UK-based digital banking platform Starling Bank announced on Monday it has added its first legal services partner, Sparqa Legal, to its business marketplace. Ac

9 Dec 15:18 Crowdfund Insider 6834688073303999135.html
Goldman raises oil forecast on Opec output cuts

9 Dec 11:44 1 article

Goldman raises oil forecast on Opec output cuts

The bank revised its Brent spot price forecast to $63 per barrel for 2020.

9 Dec 11:44 The Economic Times 7653256036916404333.html
Slowdown only cyclical, India's growth potential not lost: Chief Economic Advisor

9 Dec 10:39 1 article

Slowdown only cyclical, India's growth potential not lost: Chief Economic Advisor

Subramanian said that there was, needless to say, a slowdown in the economy but it needs to be assessed whether it was structural or cyclical in nature. Indias GDP growth in Q1 of the current financial year, fell to a 6-year low of 5%, while Q2 slowed down further to 4.5%. The Reserve Bank of India has also lowered its GDP forecast for 2019-20 from 6.1% to 5%.

9 Dec 10:39 The Economic Times 7653256036429369490.html
'India took only five years to move from USD 2 to USD 3 trillion economy'

9 Dec 09:21 1 article

'India took only five years to move from USD 2 to USD 3 trillion economy'

"It took us nearly 60 years after independence to achieve USD 1 trillion mark. It took 12 years to achieve our second trillion (dollar economy). And it has taken only five years, 2014 to 2019, to achieve the third trillion economy," Indian Ambassador to the US, Harsh Vardhan Shringla, said in his address to the Indian-American community.

9 Dec 09:21 The Economic Times 7653256038000709106.html
VA Tech Wabag, Ion Exchange rally over 15% after NGT grim report on water pollution

9 Dec 09:16 1 article

VA Tech Wabag, Ion Exchange rally over 15% after NGT grim report on water pollution

Va Tech Wabag is a multinational player in the water treatment industry.

9 Dec 09:16 The Economic Times 7653256037150094938.html
Most foreign funds not massively overweight on India: Ayon Mukhopadhyay, IIFL Securities

9 Dec 15:16 1 article

Most foreign funds not massively overweight on India: Ayon Mukhopadhyay, IIFL Securities

Reforms in the NBFC sector can increase the GDP by 1 to 2%, says Mukhopadhyay.

9 Dec 15:16 The Economic Times 7653256038081710533.html
Saudi Aramco will exercise 15% greenshoe option in whole or part during first 30 days of trading: statement

10 Dec 11:25 1 article

Saudi Aramco will exercise 15% greenshoe option in whole or part during first 30 days of trading: statement

RIYADH (Reuters) - Saudi Aramco will exercise its 15% greenshoe option in whole or part during the first 30 days of its trading period, its lead managers said.

10 Dec 11:25 Reuters 8334514181272444472.html
Take Five: Euphoria to despair and back again

9 Dec 09:33 1 article

Take Five: Euphoria to despair and back again

(Reuters) - 1/ELECTION NIGHT FEVER

9 Dec 09:33 Reuters 8334514180068353147.html
Why These 2 Natural Gas Stocks Are Soaring Today

9 Dec 17:32 1 article

Why These 2 Natural Gas Stocks Are Soaring Today

Antero Resources and Antero Midstream are working together to enhance their outlook.

9 Dec 17:32 The Motley Fool 2231313659242801263.html
Why Investors Should Avoid Zscaler

9 Dec 17:15 1 article

Why Investors Should Avoid Zscaler

The cybersecurity company reported strong fiscal first-quarter results and raised its guidance, but its stock price corresponds to higher expectations.

9 Dec 17:15 The Motley Fool 2231313657456582338.html
Apple Price Target Set At $342 As Analyst Speculates On Apple Glasses In 2020

9 Dec 15:30 1 article

Apple Price Target Set At $342 As Analyst Speculates On Apple Glasses In 2020

Cupertino tech giant Apple continues to witness optimism from investors as China's Renaissance Bank sets record price target for stock.

9 Dec 15:30 Wccftech 3677959678905231636.html
Nvidia lawyer pushes court to dismiss cryptocurrency mining chip lawsuit

9 Dec 13:43 1 article

Nvidia lawyer pushes court to dismiss cryptocurrency mining chip lawsuit

Graphics card manufacturer Nvidia is fighting to have a lawsuit dropped that alleges it misled investors over its failed cryptocurrency mining chip.

9 Dec 13:43 Hard Fork | The Next Web 3990801509589017314.html
Professor: Why Should the World Bank Take Orders from the United States?

9 Dec 13:28 1 article

Professor: Why Should the World Bank Take Orders from the United States?

US President Donald Trump criticized the World Bank’s decision to lend more money to China and said it needs to stop giving it loans after the international financial institution approved a new plan to aid China with $1 billion to $1.5 billion in low-interest loans annually through June 2025.

9 Dec 13:28 Sputniknews 967333869609308404.html
3 Tax Mistakes You're Probably Making Today

9 Dec 13:18 1 article

3 Tax Mistakes You're Probably Making Today

If you're falling victim to these blunders, you're throwing money away or opening the door to problems you really don't need.

9 Dec 13:18 The Motley Fool 2231313657280248792.html
iDreamSky in Talks to Buy Gaming Company Leyou for $1.4 Billion

9 Dec 12:40 1 article

iDreamSky in Talks to Buy Gaming Company Leyou for $1.4 Billion

iDreamSky has entered negotiations for the takeover of Leyou Technologies and has reportedly submitted a $1.4 billion bid.

9 Dec 12:40 Wccftech 3677959678241696007.html
Israel Shares Its Connectivity Routes Allowing India to Bypass Strait of Hormuz

9 Dec 12:24 1 article

Israel Shares Its Connectivity Routes Allowing India to Bypass Strait of Hormuz

New Delhi (Sputnik): India has been taking steps to ensure the uninterrupted supply of energy including the deployment of its sailors and warships in the Strait of Hormuz. The situation arises against the backdrop of attacks on oil tankers amid tensions between Iran and the US.

9 Dec 12:24 Sputniknews 967333869410562861.html
Amid Internet Shutdown in Jammu, Government Employee Caught Making Money Off Water Bills

9 Dec 10:18 1 article

Amid Internet Shutdown in Jammu, Government Employee Caught Making Money Off Water Bills

New Delhi (Sputnik): India's newly-formed union territory Jammu and Kashmir remains cut off from the world as internet, telephone, and mobile services were shut down in the area in August. The Indian government has been receiving international condemnation for the communications clampdown in the area.

9 Dec 10:18 Sputniknews 967333867648912865.html
Samsung Executives Jailed For Two Years Following $3.9 Billion Fraud Case

9 Dec 17:31 1 article

Samsung Executives Jailed For Two Years Following $3.9 Billion Fraud Case

Korean tech giant Samsung is in trouble with the law once again as three executives have been sentenced to prison today. Take a look here!

9 Dec 17:31 Wccftech 3677959678223411730.html
Ease of Doing Business: Karnataka to pick lessons from New Zealand

9 Dec 14:20 1 article

Ease of Doing Business: Karnataka to pick lessons from New Zealand

Karnataka aims to see an increase in economic growth and job opportunities with an improvement in ease of doing business. Officials must work towards bringing Bengaluru to the forefront in ease of doing business index.

9 Dec 14:20 The Economic Times 7653256037545473906.html
UK PM Johnson on Heathrow: might be difficult to lie before bulldozers

9 Dec 08:49 1 article

UK PM Johnson on Heathrow: might be difficult to lie before bulldozers

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Monday he would try to find a way to honor his promise to oppose Heathrow airport expansion by lying down in front of bulldozers but that it might be difficult for him. The British parliament has approved an expansion plan for Heathrow, including building

9 Dec 08:49 Yahoo 7097669637674210013.html
Amid flurry of Saudi reforms, mocktails on order in execution square

9 Dec 11:20 1 article

Amid flurry of Saudi reforms, mocktails on order in execution square

RIYADH (Reuters) - For decades, criminals in Saudi Arabia were lined up after Friday prayers at a central Riyadh plaza and beheaded by sword in a gruesome public spectacle overseen by the religious police.

9 Dec 11:20 Reuters 8334514181005888284.html
Saudi Arabia favours stronger ties with India

9 Dec 16:37 1 article

Saudi Arabia favours stronger ties with India

‘Energy cooperation key to the strategic partnership between the two countries’

9 Dec 16:37 The Hindu 6679535024870196844.html
Rupee darts up 16 paise to 71.04 against U.S. dollar

9 Dec 14:38 1 article

Rupee darts up 16 paise to 71.04 against U.S. dollar

The rupee pared initial losses and settled 16 paise up at 71.04 against the U.S. dollar on Monday amid softening crude oil prices and weakening of the greenback vis-a-vis other currencies overseas. Fr

9 Dec 14:38 The Hindu 6679535025010565631.html
Former Oracle Product Manager Claims He Was Forced Out For Refusing to Sell Vaporware

9 Dec 12:34 1 article

Former Oracle Product Manager Claims He Was Forced Out For Refusing to Sell Vaporware

A former Oracle employee filed a lawsuit against the database giant on Tuesday claiming that he was forced out for refusing to lie about the functionality of the company's software. The civil complaint, filed on behalf of plaintiff Tayo Daramola in U.S. District Court in San Francisco, contends tha...

9 Dec 12:34 developers.slashdot.org 7941901329833452951.html
This Dividend-Paying Chip Stock Could Switch Up a Gear in 2020

9 Dec 16:44 1 article

This Dividend-Paying Chip Stock Could Switch Up a Gear in 2020

Secular end-market growth should be a catalyst for chipmaker Analog Devices in the new year.

9 Dec 16:44 The Motley Fool 2231313658621322936.html
The Pros and Cons of Standard vs. Itemized Tax Deductions

9 Dec 15:14 1 article

The Pros and Cons of Standard vs. Itemized Tax Deductions

It shields a portion of your earnings from income tax. While the standard deduction is the government's built-in subtraction that you can take while preparing your taxes, itemizing is composed of individual deductions that, together, can help lower the amount of taxable income you pay. Read on to

9 Dec 15:14 Yahoo 7097669638414924510.html
The Great Recycling Con

9 Dec 11:00 1 article

The Great Recycling Con

The greatest trick corporations ever played was making us think we could recycle their products.

9 Dec 11:00 NY Times 1961078289356581962.html
10 CLSA India employees may join Jefferies: ET NOW

9 Dec 10:47 1 article

10 CLSA India employees may join Jefferies: ET NOW

CLSA analysts Mahesh Nandurkar and Ashish Agrawal are among those employees who are making the switch.

9 Dec 10:47 The Economic Times 7653256037137542588.html
5 Bold Predictions for the Stock Market in 2020

9 Dec 12:12 1 article

5 Bold Predictions for the Stock Market in 2020

Some scenarios that could play out over the next year.

9 Dec 12:12 The Motley Fool 2231313659066108620.html
Macron's France: Fifth Day of Anti-Reform Strikes Cripple Paris

9 Dec 13:35 1 article

Macron's France: Fifth Day of Anti-Reform Strikes Cripple Paris

Paris commuters inched to work Monday through massive traffic jams as strikes against retirement plan changes halted trains and subways.

9 Dec 13:35 Breitbart 3148363491781405705.html
5 Reasons to Buy Aphria Stock Before Pot Stocks Start Moving Again

9 Dec 12:29 2 articles

5 Reasons to Buy Aphria Stock Before Pot Stocks Start Moving Again

Aphria stock has taken a beating in recent months, but there are at least five reasons why Aphria shares could be headed higher soon.

9 Dec 12:29 InvestorPlace 24614509554800722.html
Desirable Branding Distinguishes Aphria Stock

Though production capacity is always important, Aphria stock has made progress due to its underlying premium brands.

9 Dec 17:34 InvestorPlace 24614509283033456.html
Former Federal Reserve Chairman Paul Volcker has died

9 Dec 15:33 2 articles

Former Federal Reserve Chairman Paul Volcker has died

Paul Volcker, who as Federal Reserve chairman in the early 1980s elevated interest rates to historic highs and triggered a recession as the price of quashing double-digit inflation, has died, according to his office.

9 Dec 15:33 NEWS wpxi.com 7786541637885107739.html
Paul Volcker, Former Federal Reserve Chairman, Dies At 92

He led the country's central banking system in the late 1970s and 1980s.

9 Dec 14:54 HuffPost 5982769914784306960.html
Workers to have legal right to tips paid by credit or debit cards, says Minister

9 Dec 16:37 1 article

Workers to have legal right to tips paid by credit or debit cards, says Minister

Regina Doherty to expand scope of planned legislation governing payment of wages

9 Dec 16:37 The Irish Times 8204772968790644022.html
Xinyuan Real Estate: The News Is Not Good

9 Dec 15:45 1 article

Xinyuan Real Estate: The News Is Not Good

Results from the last quarter are disappointing.Almost every financial indicator is negative.The ongoing liquidation of TPG's holdings exerted further downward pressure on the stock price.

9 Dec 15:45 Seeking Alpha 5725634558060723538.html
Mainstream taps Rothschild for equity partner search

9 Dec 15:32 1 article

Mainstream taps Rothschild for equity partner search

Eddie O’Connor owns 55% of company

9 Dec 15:32 The Irish Times 8204772967659471393.html
The Probability Of A U.S. Recession - December 2019

9 Dec 15:26 1 article

The Probability Of A U.S. Recession - December 2019

Identifies and discusses two U.S. recession probability models.Shows the current and historical readings of these models.Compares the models' probabilities to the average estimate from a recent survey

9 Dec 15:26 Seeking Alpha 5725634556146861090.html
HSBC Holdings shuffles executive ranks ahead of restructuring

9 Dec 15:25 1 article

HSBC Holdings shuffles executive ranks ahead of restructuring

Interim CEO plans to close some parts of the sprawling bank’s business and sell others

9 Dec 15:25 The Irish Times 8204772968898666780.html
A Great American Achievement

9 Dec 14:32 1 article

A Great American Achievement

The new government statistics are out.September marked the first month that U.S. exports of crude oil, and petroleum products, surpassed imports since the government started recording the data in 1949

9 Dec 14:32 Seeking Alpha 5725634556867627240.html
Alta Fox Opportunities Fund - Keywords Studios PLC

9 Dec 17:10 1 article

Alta Fox Opportunities Fund - Keywords Studios PLC

KWS was the biggest loser in the portfolio in Q3.The stock declined because of Q3 results, which were deemed disappointing by the market.We remain long as I think the company is well positioned for se

9 Dec 17:10 Seeking Alpha 5725634556420034195.html
Jobs of the future are clustering in a handful of US cities: Study

9 Dec 13:11 1 article

Jobs of the future are clustering in a handful of US cities: Study

A new analysis of where "innovation" jobs are being created in the United States paints a stark portrait of a divided economy where the industries ...

9 Dec 13:11 CNA 5644198863198987469.html
Explained: The WTO’s dispute settlements mechanism is all but dead. This is why India should worry

9 Dec 12:59 1 article

Explained: The WTO’s dispute settlements mechanism is all but dead. This is why India should worry

Trump sees the WTO -- which seeks to ensure equal treatment for all its members -- as standing in the way of "America First", tying its hands when it tries to protect American workers or seeks to effectively employ the advantages of being the world's most powerful economy.

9 Dec 12:59 The Indian Express 2885715104223495110.html
LDP plans tax breaks to help spread 5G networks

9 Dec 12:32 1 article

LDP plans tax breaks to help spread 5G networks

The Liberal Democratic Party's tax panel is planning to give preferential tax treatment to mobile phone carriers and others to help spread fifth-generation

9 Dec 12:32 The Japan Times 6673764367815609407.html
Gold Losing Its Luster

9 Dec 11:43 1 article

Gold Losing Its Luster

One reason for owning gold is it tends to serve as a safe haven asset and performs well in an environment where economic activity is slowing.On the other hand, investors might look to copper as an inv

9 Dec 11:43 Seeking Alpha 5725634556209176805.html
For Growth Stocks, Profits Are The New Normal

9 Dec 11:15 1 article

For Growth Stocks, Profits Are The New Normal

Profitable companies outperform by a wide margin over time, even among high-growth companies, which often post losses early in their lifecycles.This year's equity market landscape is littered with hig

9 Dec 11:15 Seeking Alpha 5725634556121417981.html
Cloud Stocks: VMware Builds Up With Acquisitions

9 Dec 10:51 1 article

Cloud Stocks: VMware Builds Up With Acquisitions

VMware's third-quarter revenues grew 12% over the year to $2.46 billion versus the Street estimate of $2.41 billion.For the fourth quarter, the company expects license revenue to grow 13% to $1.39 bil

9 Dec 10:51 Seeking Alpha 5725634557753346129.html
Day 5 of public transport chaos as French strike bites

9 Dec 10:46 1 article

Day 5 of public transport chaos as French strike bites

PARIS: French commuters and tourists braced for a fifth day of public transport chaos Monday (Dec 9) as the government prepared to respond to ...

9 Dec 10:46 CNA 5644198863521817882.html
NTMA to borrow less next year as repayments in focus

9 Dec 10:27 1 article

NTMA to borrow less next year as repayments in focus

Agency sold €15.4bn of long-term bonds this year, at the lower end of its full-year target

9 Dec 10:27 The Irish Times 8204772969040356032.html
Xerox expects revenue growth of up to $1.5 billion with HP takeover

9 Dec 15:34 1 article

Xerox expects revenue growth of up to $1.5 billion with HP takeover

(Reuters) - Xerox Holdings Corp (XRX.N) expects its proposed acquisition of personal computer company HP Inc (HPQ.N) to result in sales growth of as much as $1.5 billion for the combined company, according to a presentation by the printer maker.

9 Dec 15:34 Reuters 8334514180566796276.html
Asian stocks pulled higher by Wall Street jobs rally but China caution prevails

9 Dec 09:50 1 article

Asian stocks pulled higher by Wall Street jobs rally but China caution prevails

Asian stocks edged up on Monday, catching some of Wall Street's momentum after surprisingly strong U.S. jobs data although regional gains were ...

9 Dec 09:50 CNA 5644198862360700963.html
Oil prices stumble on weak China exports hangover

9 Dec 09:45 1 article

Oil prices stumble on weak China exports hangover

Oil prices fell on Monday after data showing China's overall exports of goods and services shrank for a fourth straight month, sending shivers ...

9 Dec 09:45 CNA 5644198863023363002.html
Court seeks clarification before approving €2.9m debt write-off for Frank McNamara and Theresa Lowe

9 Dec 17:10 1 article

Court seeks clarification before approving €2.9m debt write-off for Frank McNamara and Theresa Lowe

Further information sought by High court judge on musician’s financial affairs

9 Dec 17:10 The Irish Times 8204772969028094425.html
U.S.-Israel tech firm WalkMe raises $90 million

9 Dec 16:39 1 article

U.S.-Israel tech firm WalkMe raises $90 million

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - U.S.-Israeli tech firm WalkMe said on Monday it raised $90 million in a funding round led by investment group Vitruvian Partners.

9 Dec 16:39 Reuters 8334514180348190788.html
Elizabeth Warren Built the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. It Became a Revolving Door.

9 Dec 10:19 1 article

Elizabeth Warren Built the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. It Became a Revolving Door.

When Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) began staffing up the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau in 2010 and 2011, she did something that appeared, at first blush, to be highly counterintuitive. Instead of limiting staff to those with extensive background in consumer activism and regulatory policy, she chose

9 Dec 10:19 Yahoo 7097669637685117661.html
4 AM Wake-Up Call

9 Dec 10:48 1 article

4 AM Wake-Up Call

Right off the bat, we saw an almost 850-point drop in the Dow Jones from Black Friday until Tuesday as President Trump was quoted as saying that he saw the chances of a trade deal lessening.The tariff

9 Dec 10:48 Seeking Alpha 5725634556063855297.html
John McDonnell promises February budget to end austerity

9 Dec 12:24 3 articles

John McDonnell promises February budget to end austerity

In the first 100 days of a Labour government, the process of bringing water and energy into public ownership will begin.

9 Dec 12:24 Express & Star 7324224460243384437.html
John McDonnell promises February budget to end austerity

In the first 100 days of a Labour government, the process of bringing water and energy into public ownership will begin.

9 Dec 12:24 Shropshire Star 3480199992697206901.html
John McDonnell promises February budget to end austerity

In the first 100 days of a Labour government, the process of bringing water and energy into public ownership will begin.

9 Dec 12:25 Jersey Evening Post 6141642774778787957.html
Oil bulls gearing up for a rally, but Trump may play spoilsport

9 Dec 13:38 1 article

Oil bulls gearing up for a rally, but Trump may play spoilsport

Oil traders should remain cautious and not get too carried away by the Opec+ saga​.

9 Dec 13:38 The Economic Times 7653256036673407695.html
Supreme Court refuses to hear opioid case involving OxyContin makers

9 Dec 17:38 1 article

Supreme Court refuses to hear opioid case involving OxyContin makers

Dec. 9 (UPI) -- The U.S. Supreme Court declined to hear a case Monday that accused Purdue Pharma of moving billions of dollars in an effort to shield them from a spate of pending lawsuits over the popular opioid painkiller OxyContin.

9 Dec 17:38 UPI 8257973865259193749.html
Falling Rail Traffic Makes Union Pacific A Sell

9 Dec 16:40 1 article

Falling Rail Traffic Makes Union Pacific A Sell

UNP warned Q4 rail traffic could fall by double digits. Revenue could decline slightly less.UNP expects its 2020 operating ratio to remain below 60%, which is stellar.Cost cutting may not fully protec

9 Dec 16:40 Seeking Alpha 5725634557303420055.html
Months after hype, Mahathir says Malaysia shouldn't have called its big drone a 'flying car', Business Insider - Business Insider Singapore

9 Dec 14:35 2 articles

Months after hype, Mahathir says Malaysia shouldn't have called its big drone a 'flying car', Business Insider - Business Insider Singapore

Business Insider - "The mistake was in calling it a flying car. It is actually a big drone.". Read more at businessinsider.sg

9 Dec 14:35 www.businessinsider.sg 5090408757229655908.html
Months after hype, Mahathir says Malaysia shouldn’t have called its big drone a ‘flying car’

Malaysia should not have called its latest drone project a flying car, Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad admitted on Sunday (Dec 8).

9 Dec 14:35 Business Insider Malaysia 8325046883814086500.html
The unappealing fate of the WTO’s Appellate Body

9 Dec 11:38 1 article

The unappealing fate of the WTO’s Appellate Body

Unless there is a massive U-turn by the US, the institution will grind to a halt

9 Dec 11:38 Financial Times 707176889772019361.html
A less than satisfactory trade agreement

9 Dec 09:19 1 article

A less than satisfactory trade agreement

This trade deal, inadequate is it is, may be all that is possible during the first term of a Trump administration.

9 Dec 09:19 The Japan Times 6673764368376748101.html
40th GCC summit: The beginning of reconciliation?

9 Dec 09:52 1 article

40th GCC summit: The beginning of reconciliation?

Doha, Qatar - As leaders prepare to convene the 40th Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) summit on Wednesday, a possible resolution to the blockade on Qatar that has lasted more than two years will dominate discussions, analysts say.

9 Dec 09:52 Aljazeera 6642629762646117410.html
Technically Speaking For 12/9: The Weekly Charts Are Bullish

9 Dec 17:15 1 article

Technically Speaking For 12/9: The Weekly Charts Are Bullish

Hedge fund activity might be a partial reason for the spike in money market yields this fall.Tech companies face increasing pressure.The weekly charts are positive.

9 Dec 17:15 Seeking Alpha 5725634556915079353.html
U.K.: The Page Has Turned

9 Dec 15:50 1 article

U.K.: The Page Has Turned

Elections are providing outlet for Brexit uncertainty.GDP forecasted to grow and stabilise.UK has fiscal space for mitigating negative Brexit outcomes.

9 Dec 15:50 Seeking Alpha 5725634556456019531.html
Nissan likely to be fined $22 million by Japan's markets watchdog

9 Dec 08:24 1 article

Nissan likely to be fined $22 million by Japan's markets watchdog

Japan's markets watchdog will likely recommend soon that the financial regulator fine Nissan Motor Co Ltd about 2.4 billion yen ($22 million) over false reporting on its financial statement, public broadcaster NHK reported on Sunday. Nissan's former Chairman Carlos Ghosn was arrested in Tokyo in November last year over allegations of financial misconduct, including understating his salary by around 9.1 billion yen ($84.71 million) over a period of nearly a decade and temporarily transferring pe

9 Dec 08:24 Autoblog 4372976971819460031.html
Massif Capital - Diamond Offshore Drilling Inc.

9 Dec 12:37 1 article

Massif Capital - Diamond Offshore Drilling Inc.

Diamond has been a painful investment for our portfolio.We invested too early in the cycle for offshore equipment, and the trough of the cycle has been extended beyond our modeled scenarios.We will ai

9 Dec 12:37 Seeking Alpha 5725634556028623728.html
The Asset Allocator: The UK's Lose-Lose Elections (Podcast)

9 Dec 12:15 1 article

The Asset Allocator: The UK's Lose-Lose Elections (Podcast)

The British pound hit a 31-month high against the euro last week, presumably because the Conservatives maintain a healthy lead over Labour in this week’s elections.It’s understandable why investors do

9 Dec 12:15 Seeking Alpha 5725634557554397671.html
China to Lead World in 5G Scale: Qualcomm President Cristiano Amon

9 Dec 17:08 1 article

China to Lead World in 5G Scale: Qualcomm President Cristiano Amon

According to the China Academy of Information and Communications Technology, 5G technology is expected to create more than 8 million jobs by 2030.

9 Dec 17:08 India.com 7150386084779876060.html
SailPoint: Potential Tailwind Ahead, But Expect Some Sales Execution Issues

9 Dec 15:28 1 article

SailPoint: Potential Tailwind Ahead, But Expect Some Sales Execution Issues

The broader data privacy trends in particularly US and Europe will drive growth for SailPoint going into FY 2020.We see SailPoint's platform as a painkiller for enterprises to navigate the complexitie

9 Dec 15:28 Seeking Alpha 5725634556999243574.html
Ireland ranks as EU’s largest importer of planes

9 Dec 11:55 1 article

Ireland ranks as EU’s largest importer of planes

Figures show 53% of bloc’s plane imports last year went to Ireland

9 Dec 11:55 The Irish Times 8204772968920936256.html
Italy proposes new plan to rescue ArcelorMittal plant; 8,000 jobs at stake

9 Dec 17:37 1 article

Italy proposes new plan to rescue ArcelorMittal plant; 8,000 jobs at stake

Italy considers the steel mill a strategic industrial site and faces pressure from unions, which are trying to protect the 8,000 jobs at risk

9 Dec 17:37 Business-Standard 1502508926088818390.html
India set to be among top advertisement markets in 2019: GroupM and Zenith

9 Dec 16:50 1 article

India set to be among top advertisement markets in 2019: GroupM and Zenith

The overall market size is expected to reach Rs 95,000 crore

9 Dec 16:50 Business-Standard 1502508925984456822.html
Imran urges overseas Pakistanis to invest in Pak, says learn from Indians

9 Dec 15:15 1 article

Imran urges overseas Pakistanis to invest in Pak, says learn from Indians

He lamented that Pakistani people were unaware of the dire consequences corruption could have on their lives

9 Dec 15:15 Business-Standard 1502508926614667453.html
BMA Wealth investors stage protests, demand Karvy-like refund action

9 Dec 14:54 1 article

BMA Wealth investors stage protests, demand Karvy-like refund action

Investors said while Sebi acted swiftly in the case of Karvy, it has done nothing to address their problem

9 Dec 14:54 Business-Standard 1502508926256871895.html
SAIL reworks marketing strategy to draw high volume sales in November

9 Dec 14:16 1 article

SAIL reworks marketing strategy to draw high volume sales in November

Company clocks 36% YoY rise in volume sales to 1.40 million tonnes

9 Dec 14:16 Business-Standard 1502508925971188796.html
Gary Kirsten open to helping South Africa and add value

9 Dec 12:47 1 article

Gary Kirsten open to helping South Africa and add value

Cricket News: With Cricket South Africa (CSA) looking down the barrel, former opener and coach Gary Kirsten could return to help the team in a mentor's role for the

9 Dec 12:47 The Times of India 6060938663706471478.html
Japan’s 2nd-Largest Utility Trials Blockchain for Renewable Energy Credits

9 Dec 13:33 1 article

Japan’s 2nd-Largest Utility Trials Blockchain for Renewable Energy Credits

The second-largest power utility in Japan is extending its trial of a blockchain-powered system for transacting renewable energy credits.

9 Dec 13:33 Cointelegraph 3050247239195076883.html
Aluminium firms seek cut in input duties as production costs, imports swell

9 Dec 12:57 1 article

Aluminium firms seek cut in input duties as production costs, imports swell

Industry is dogged by inverted duty structure. While calcined petroleum coke import suffers 10%, finished aluminium attracts 7.5% duty. Caustic soda lye import is taxed at 7.5% versus 5% on alumina

9 Dec 12:57 Business-Standard 1502508924754126446.html
ICICI Bank opens new center in Bahrain, offers retail, corporate banking

9 Dec 13:05 1 article

ICICI Bank opens new center in Bahrain, offers retail, corporate banking

The bank already has a retail branch at the local Manama Centre, it said in a statement

9 Dec 13:05 Business-Standard 1502508925362245599.html
Tea Board considering new export cess to fund promotion and marketing

9 Dec 12:22 1 article

Tea Board considering new export cess to fund promotion and marketing

While the rate of the cess is yet to be finalised, sources say it could be around Rs 2 per kg of export

9 Dec 12:22 Business-Standard 1502508925649925006.html
TANAP and Turkey's energy ambitions

9 Dec 17:38 1 article

TANAP and Turkey's energy ambitions

The December 3-4 NATO summit in London was marked by internal bickering between member states. Yet by the end of the two-day gathering, consensus was reached on one item: that Russia poses a major problem to the alliance.

9 Dec 17:38 Aljazeera 6642629762909319113.html
Bitcoin Price Fills $7.5K Futures ‘Gap’ as Trader Weighs $8K Potential

9 Dec 13:39 1 article

Bitcoin Price Fills $7.5K Futures ‘Gap’ as Trader Weighs $8K Potential

Mixed performance over the weekend nonetheless failed to inject volatility into Bitcoin markets, with attention now focusing on preserving support at $7,400.

9 Dec 13:39 Cointelegraph 3050247240919502886.html
Currency in circulation rises to Rs 21 lakh crore as on March 2019: Anurag Thakur

9 Dec 13:29 1 article

Currency in circulation rises to Rs 21 lakh crore as on March 2019: Anurag Thakur

India Business News: Currency in circulation peaked to over Rs 21 lakh crore at the end of March 2019, having dipped to a mere Rs 13 lakh crore at the end of fiscal 2016-

9 Dec 13:29 The Times of India 6060938664402302688.html
F&O: Market to see major selloff if Nifty slips below 11,888 mark

9 Dec 11:22 1 article

F&O: Market to see major selloff if Nifty slips below 11,888 mark

In monthly options, maximum Put open interest was at 12,000 followed by 11,500 levels.

9 Dec 11:22 The Economic Times 7653256037766782062.html
MPs in RS demand hike in tea workers' wages, universal maternity benefits

9 Dec 09:55 1 article

MPs in RS demand hike in tea workers' wages, universal maternity benefits

Demanding the government protect goldsmiths, BJP leader Kailash Soni said traders of gold and silver are in distress due to "police harassment".

9 Dec 09:55 Business-Standard 1502508926649088024.html
Edible oil gets costlier due to kharif crop damage, global price rise

9 Dec 17:39 1 article

Edible oil gets costlier due to kharif crop damage, global price rise

Floods in key producing regions resulted in major damage to standing kharif soybean crop

9 Dec 17:39 Business-Standard 1502508926126825003.html
Yes Bank yet to approve Blackstone's buyout of Coffee Day's tech park

9 Dec 10:04 1 article

Yes Bank yet to approve Blackstone's buyout of Coffee Day's tech park

Shares of Coffee Day extended decline to as much as 14.5% in Mumbai, which is the biggest drop since July 31.

9 Dec 10:04 Business-Standard 1502508924739704434.html
Winds Might Be Changing For Vestas

9 Dec 12:29 1 article

Winds Might Be Changing For Vestas

The company has grown fast in a favorable market environment, having a 5-year CAGR if 8%.Despite the record-high order backlog in Q3/2019, the company identified the impact of tariffs and increased ex

9 Dec 12:29 Seeking Alpha 5725634556891044291.html
Universal Credit changes coming into force in 2020 for 12million people

9 Dec 14:49 1 article

Universal Credit changes coming into force in 2020 for 12million people

The end of the five year freeze will bring relief to the 10million benefit claimants - 2.5million of whom are on Universal Credit - who've struggled at the hands of inflation for years

9 Dec 14:49 mirror 675785261385331788.html
The Phantom Metric: What Really Drives U.S. Equity Valuations?

9 Dec 12:32 1 article

The Phantom Metric: What Really Drives U.S. Equity Valuations?

Investors continue to question whether US equity valuations are too high, particularly for growth companies and versus other global markets.The risk premium is a good gauge of market sentiment.Valuati

9 Dec 12:32 Seeking Alpha 5725634557553257458.html
Orchid Island Capital: In A Coma

9 Dec 14:58 1 article

Orchid Island Capital: In A Coma

Orchid Island Capital (ORC) has paid $10.705 as total dividend per share since its IPO in 2013.The company reported a disappointing Q3 2019 and was hit by analyst downgrades.For now, it’s a risky risk

9 Dec 14:58 Seeking Alpha 5725634556566927713.html
BuzzFeed UK threatened with being dissolved over late accounts

9 Dec 10:17 2 articles

BuzzFeed UK threatened with being dissolved over late accounts

The online media business is already more than two months late and risks fines unless it files its 2018 financial information soon.

9 Dec 10:17 Breaking News 4415806918272355025.html
BuzzFeed UK threatened with being dissolved over late accounts

The online media business is already more than two months late and risks fines unless it files its 2018 financial information soon.

9 Dec 10:01 Jersey Evening Post 6141642773939381593.html
A truckload giant just filed for bankruptcy, and it leaves nearly 3,000 truck drivers jobless, Business Insider - Business Insider Singapore

9 Dec 17:58 2 articles

A truckload giant just filed for bankruptcy, and it leaves nearly 3,000 truck drivers jobless, Business Insider - Business Insider Singapore

Business Insider - Celadon declared bankruptcy on Dec. 9, and that collapse is worrying truck drivers that they may be stranded.. Read more at businessinsider.sg

9 Dec 17:58 www.businessinsider.sg 5090408756905006447.html
A truckload giant just filed for bankruptcy, and it leaves nearly 3,000 truck drivers jobless

The trucking “bloodbath” of 2019 is ending on a remarkably sour note.

9 Dec 17:58 Business Insider Malaysia 8325046883489437039.html
EUR/CHF Could Find Upside In 2020

9 Dec 12:50 1 article

EUR/CHF Could Find Upside In 2020

The euro has fallen against the Swiss franc over the majority of its life.However, the EUR/CHF interest rate differential remains in a positive position (on a central bank rate basis, the spread is po

9 Dec 12:50 Seeking Alpha 5725634557373651571.html
‘IDB membership can help project exporters penetrate LAC market’

9 Dec 15:51 1 article

‘IDB membership can help project exporters penetrate LAC market’

The Export Import Bank of India (Exim Bank) has urged the the government to consider taking membership in Inter-American Development Bank (IDB). This could provide opportunities for Indian project exp

9 Dec 15:51 BusinessLine 5283600680326041.html
Brent may stay range-bound in Q1; risks loom in 2020

9 Dec 15:27 1 article

Brent may stay range-bound in Q1; risks loom in 2020

Last week’s OPEC+ decision to cut output by a further 500,000 barrels a day during the first quarter of 2020 – in addition to the existing cut of 1.2 million barrels a day – has not had the big bang i

9 Dec 15:27 BusinessLine 5283601223608122.html
‘Businesses in South that use old PCs face productivity loss, security breach’

9 Dec 15:27 1 article

‘Businesses in South that use old PCs face productivity loss, security breach’

Small and medium businesses (SMBs) in South India, using older PCs, are likely to experience reduced workplace productivity and security vulnerabilities, according to a Microsoft study.SMBs using comp

9 Dec 15:27 BusinessLine 5283601803939999.html
How to empower small businesses in Pakistan

9 Dec 13:18 1 article

How to empower small businesses in Pakistan

Marketing, payments and logistics are essential for small businesses to have sustainable exports

9 Dec 13:18 The Express Tribune Blog 736159585318677560.html
Investors lay siege to SEBI office, demand Karvy-like action against BMA Wealth

9 Dec 11:31 1 article

Investors lay siege to SEBI office, demand Karvy-like action against BMA Wealth

On Monday, SEBI’s office came under siege as a crowd of 40-50 stock market investors blocked the main entrance of the regulator’s BKC office building. The commotion led to police being called to guard

9 Dec 11:31 BusinessLine 5283601923680870.html
National e-commerce policy to lay down terms for treatment of non-personal, commercial data

9 Dec 10:17 1 article

National e-commerce policy to lay down terms for treatment of non-personal, commercial data

Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT) holding stakeholder consultations on the issue, says the official

9 Dec 10:17 BusinessLine 5283600301932410.html
Antony Catalano, Bruce Gordon reject Seven West Media's takeover bid for Prime Media

9 Dec 09:38 1 article

Antony Catalano, Bruce Gordon reject Seven West Media's takeover bid for Prime Media

Australian Community Media executive chairman and Prime Media shareholder Antony Catalano has confirmed he will vote against Seven West Media's proposal to sw...

9 Dec 09:38 The Canberra Times 8662394328711397604.html
Banks must stick to their core functions

9 Dec 08:43 1 article

Banks must stick to their core functions

Diversification into long-term financing, insurance, mutual funds and share broking have affected their performance

9 Dec 08:43 BusinessLine 5283601902204551.html
European stocks stutter as attention turns to trade deadline, central bank meetings

9 Dec 09:52 2 articles

European stocks stutter as attention turns to trade deadline, central bank meetings

LONDON, Dec 9 — European stocks fell today as worries about a Chinese economic slowdown and the US-China trade war outweighed Friday’s strong US jobs data, in a quiet start to trading before several big events later in the week. The Federal Reserve meets on Wednesday and new European Central...

9 Dec 09:52 Malaymail 302165935971609269.html
Global stocks whacked as China export decline highlights trade war damage

LONDON, Dec 9 — Global equity markets were in a sombre mood today after Chinese export data highlighted the economic damage from the 17-month long trade war and re-focused attention on a crucial December 15 tariff deadline. The only big winner of the day was the British pound which surged to...

9 Dec 13:37 Malaymail 302165936541126522.html
FableStreet raises ₹21 crore in Series A led by Fireside Ventures

9 Dec 15:02 1 article

FableStreet raises ₹21 crore in Series A led by Fireside Ventures

FableStreet, a premium work wear brand for women, has raised ₹21 crore in Series A led by Fireside Ventures.Industry honchos, including Pradeep Parameswaran, President for Uber India and South Asia; D

9 Dec 15:02 BusinessLine 5283600497718342.html
Gold slides ₹32 on stronger rupee, global cues

9 Dec 14:46 1 article

Gold slides ₹32 on stronger rupee, global cues

Gold prices fell by ₹32 to ₹38,542 per 10 gram in the national capital on Monday due to rupee appreciation and selling in global market, according to HDFC Securities. On Saturday, the precious metal h

9 Dec 14:46 The Hindu 6679535026126389197.html
European bank finances Turkish bus-ticketing app

9 Dec 11:59 2 articles

European bank finances Turkish bus-ticketing app

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has provided $4 million in equity financing to Turkish online bus-ticketing service...

9 Dec 11:59 DAILY SABAH 8383944808342164583.html
EBRD invests $4m in Turkish bus-ticketing service firm oBilet

Mubasher: The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development announced an equity investment of $4 million in Turkish online bus-ticketing service provider oBilet.

9 Dec 14:51 english.mubasher.info 8917853139504083873.html
Here's why Saudi Aramco's stock is unlikely to plunge on its debut

9 Dec 10:17 1 article

Here's why Saudi Aramco's stock is unlikely to plunge on its debut

From bonus shares to a fat dividend, there's a lot to underpin the price, at least initially

9 Dec 10:17 Business-Standard 1502508925721725269.html
Pump prices on rollback this week

9 Dec 17:45 2 articles

Pump prices on rollback this week

Budget of Filipino consumers for fuel this week will be partly eased, as pump prices will be on a new round of rollback at the scale of P0.40 per liter for gasoline and kerosene; and P0.10 per liter for diesel.

9 Dec 17:45 Manila Bulletin Business 8374351514659778422.html
Oil firms roll back prices

EFFECTIVE at 6 a.m. today, major and independent oil firms will implement a price rollback of their petroleum products in slightly different amounts.

9 Dec 10:26 Journal Online 6375127392568987227.html
10 Tax Moves to Make Before 2020

9 Dec 15:30 1 article

10 Tax Moves to Make Before 2020

Time is running out to get yourself set up for success when tax filing season starts up early next year.

9 Dec 15:30 The Motley Fool 2231313657385233998.html
Silicon Labs Executing On Its IoT Opportunity, With Infrastructure Likely To Get Better In 2020

9 Dec 12:27 1 article

Silicon Labs Executing On Its IoT Opportunity, With Infrastructure Likely To Get Better In 2020

IoT continues to drive Silicon Labs' growth, and particularly its strong wireless portfolio, which saw better than 20% growth in the third quarter. Infrastructure is being held back by weakness in the

9 Dec 12:27 Seeking Alpha 5725634557798591822.html
SunTrust, BB&T banks complete merger, creating Truist

9 Dec 14:26 2 articles

SunTrust, BB&T banks complete merger, creating Truist

The merger between Atlanta-based SunTrust and Winston-Salem, N.C.-based BB&T has been completed, creating the nation’s sixth-largest bank, serving about 10 million consumer households,...

9 Dec 14:26 NEWS wpxi.com 7786541636780654465.html
SunTrust, BB&T banks complete merger, creating Truist

The merger between Atlanta-based SunTrust and Winston-Salem, N.C.-based BB&T has been completed, creating the nation’s sixth-largest bank, serving about 10 million consumer households, officials of the combined company announced Monday.

9 Dec 14:26 WFXT 6395891953884855196.html
Royke Tumilaar appointed Bank Mandiri president director

9 Dec 17:20 1 article

Royke Tumilaar appointed Bank Mandiri president director

State-owned lender Bank Mandiri’s shareholders have officially appointed Royke Tumilaar to be the bank’s new president director.

9 Dec 17:20 The Jakarta Post 7678601103024243657.html
Pertamina offers 20 percent off avtur in eastern Indonesia during holiday traffic

9 Dec 17:49 1 article

Pertamina offers 20 percent off avtur in eastern Indonesia during holiday traffic

State-owned oil company Pertamina will temporarily slash avtur prices by 20 percent at selected airports in eastern Indonesia ahead of expected heavy traffic during Christmas and New Year.

9 Dec 17:49 The Jakarta Post 7678601103012336994.html
Optimism abounds among industry players on Industry 4.0

9 Dec 14:05 1 article

Optimism abounds among industry players on Industry 4.0

Indonesia has already been in the Industry 3.0 stage where industries have adopted automation especially for tasks that are considered to be dangerous for humans.

9 Dec 14:05 The Jakarta Post 7678601103315203444.html
BHEL recruitment through interview: Salary up to Rs 66,000; diploma holders can apply too

9 Dec 15:13 1 article

BHEL recruitment through interview: Salary up to Rs 66,000; diploma holders can apply too

BHEL recruitment: Candidates will be hired for a two-year contract. Interested can apply at the official website, careers.bhel.in by December 21, 8 pm. The last date to submit the application form by post is December 31.

9 Dec 15:13 The Indian Express 2885715104952950053.html
Anthill Ventures, Rana Daggubati launch scale up platform for startups

9 Dec 09:19 1 article

Anthill Ventures, Rana Daggubati launch scale up platform for startups

The startups might receive investments to the tune of $1,00,000 upfront and up to $1 m upon programme completion

9 Dec 09:19 BusinessLine 5283601511614189.html
Intel CEO Blames Company's Obsessive Focus on Capturing 90% CPU Market Share For Missing Out on Other Opportunities

9 Dec 11:03 1 article

Intel CEO Blames Company's Obsessive Focus on Capturing 90% CPU Market Share For Missing Out on Other Opportunities

Intel chief executive Bob Swan says he's willing to let go the company's traditional dominance of the market for CPUs in order to meet the rising demand for newer, more specialized silicon chips for applications such as AI and autonomous cars. From a report: Intel's Bob Swan blames being focused on ...

9 Dec 11:03 hardware.slashdot.org 2733814149589873185.html
Invest In Crypto Stocks Instead Of Actual Cryptocurrency

9 Dec 08:00 2 articles

Invest In Crypto Stocks Instead Of Actual Cryptocurrency

Just a few short years ago, buying up cryptocurrency was all the rage. In theory, you could spend a little on Bitcoin or one of the other popular cryptocurrencies, and cash out with an astonishing rate of return....

9 Dec 08:00 Lifehacker Australia 3742423169585364521.html
Analysts Claim Indirect Investment in Cryptocurrency and Blockchain helps Manage Massive Risks

There has been an extra amount of negative sentiment directed towards cryptocurrencies in the last few weeks as Bitcoin slowly winded down from $8500 to $6800 over the course of a month. Many wealth managers believe it is better to gain exposure to this space by investing in publicly listed companies that are working with blockchain and multiple cryptocurrencies, reported by LifeHacker, December 8, 2019.

9 Dec 17:00 BTC Manager 8549607152436466456.html
Beyond cricket and curry: India could be the next big thing

9 Dec 13:01 1 article

Beyond cricket and curry: India could be the next big thing

The India-Australia relationship has been a bit stuck - but it doesn't have to be that way.

9 Dec 13:01 The Age 7967730562540621207.html
How China Mobile Sustains A 5% Dividend Yield, In 5 Charts

9 Dec 09:35 1 article

How China Mobile Sustains A 5% Dividend Yield, In 5 Charts

China Mobile is the largest mobile phone operator in the world, again trading at a 5% dividend yield backed by steady free cash flows.Compared with both domestic and US telecom counterparts, China Mob

9 Dec 09:35 Seeking Alpha 5725634556196035136.html
Tesco shares jump on possible sale of Asian business

9 Dec 09:37 1 article

Tesco shares jump on possible sale of Asian business

Share price soars as grocery chain announces review of its Asian operations

9 Dec 09:37 The Irish Times 8204772968140905892.html
Huobi US Closes Doors After Weak Demand

9 Dec 16:51 1 article

Huobi US Closes Doors After Weak Demand

The US partner of the Huobi exchange has decided to fold its business, due to low demand and liquidity. The HBUS platform will stop its operations after

9 Dec 16:51 Bitcoinist.com 1696346936523949201.html
BigTech Cryptocurrencies Pose Risk to Global Financial Stability: FSB

9 Dec 15:45 1 article

BigTech Cryptocurrencies Pose Risk to Global Financial Stability: FSB

The Financial Stability Board (FSB) says government and regulators should closely monitor the emerging trend of BigTech companies entering the crypto

9 Dec 15:45 Bitcoinist.com 1696346936462171246.html
Daily Insider Ratings Round Up 12/6/19

9 Dec 16:07 1 article

Daily Insider Ratings Round Up 12/6/19

Tables of the top insider purchases and sales filed with the SEC on 12/6/19, based on dollar value.Dollar values often do not equate with significance when it comes to insider trades.Proprietary Insid

9 Dec 16:07 Seeking Alpha 5725634557558918775.html
iDreamSky in talks to buy Leyou

9 Dec 15:38 1 article

iDreamSky in talks to buy Leyou

Mobile publisher would get controlling interest in fellow Chinese outfit with stakes in Digital Extremes, Splash Damage, SNK Playmore

9 Dec 15:38 GamesIndustry.biz 1615590113471976796.html
India Ends Disappointing Year in Crypto, Will 2020 Be Better?

9 Dec 09:30 1 article

India Ends Disappointing Year in Crypto, Will 2020 Be Better?

Regardless of crypto market price action, some countries have had a better 2019 than others. India has been on the back foot for most of it ...

9 Dec 09:30 Bitcoinist.com 1696346936215009282.html
'Bull Markets Often End With A Euphoric Rally Called A 'blow-Off Top.' We May Have Just Had One'

9 Dec 11:29 1 article

'Bull Markets Often End With A Euphoric Rally Called A 'blow-Off Top.' We May Have Just Had One'

The current flatfish top has zero resemblance to the 2000 market top.I think this secular bull market has further to run and will end on a note more similar to that of 2000.One thing I'm pretty sure o

9 Dec 11:29 Seeking Alpha 5725634558121458012.html
Ulta Beauty: A Truly Beautiful Story For Investors

9 Dec 13:00 1 article

Ulta Beauty: A Truly Beautiful Story For Investors

The company's financial performance was solid during the quarter, driven by new product management.Skincare and fragrance were particularly strong, in our view.With shares reacting well to the earning

9 Dec 13:00 Seeking Alpha 5725634557547435174.html
Bitcoin Climbs 2 Spots on China’s Latest CCID Ranking

9 Dec 13:44 1 article

Bitcoin Climbs 2 Spots on China’s Latest CCID Ranking

China's Center for Information and Industry Development once again published a new list of its crypto ranking index, pushing Bitcoin 2 spots higher than

9 Dec 13:44 Bitcoinist.com 1696346937545266334.html
Irish skincare company Integumen raising £1.4m from share placing

9 Dec 08:35 1 article

Irish skincare company Integumen raising £1.4m from share placing

Company to use funds to help boost revenues as it looks to double size of its laboratory

9 Dec 08:35 The Irish Times 8204772967362307978.html
Keysight Reports A Strong Quarter

9 Dec 08:04 1 article

Keysight Reports A Strong Quarter

Keysight Technologies reported a fiscal fourth quarter that beat analyst expectations.Fiscal 2019 saw adjusted operating income more than double from 2018.The valuation is attractive as the company's

9 Dec 08:04 Seeking Alpha 5725634557879242633.html
Golden Ocean Group: Very Strong Results Despite The Trade War

9 Dec 10:47 1 article

Golden Ocean Group: Very Strong Results Despite The Trade War

Golden Ocean Group delivered a phenomenal quarter despite the mixed headline numbers.The dry bulk trade set new records during the third quarter in spite of the escalating trade tensions between China

9 Dec 10:47 Seeking Alpha 5725634557783276310.html
The next booster shot to revive economy may not be far away

9 Dec 09:48 1 article

The next booster shot to revive economy may not be far away

Going by what the indicators are showing so far, third quarter doesn't hold any hopes of revival.

9 Dec 09:48 The Economic Times 7653256036597981790.html
Skechers' 'cool' value gives it room to run like Nike: Barron's

9 Dec 10:05 1 article

Skechers' 'cool' value gives it room to run like Nike: Barron's

Shoemaker Skechers USA is expected to post earnings growth on pace with Nike over the next three years, giving its relatively low valuation a ...

9 Dec 10:05 CNA 5644198863798565097.html
Bankrupt PG&E to take $4.9 billion more charge on wildfire victim claims

9 Dec 14:29 1 article

Bankrupt PG&E to take $4.9 billion more charge on wildfire victim claims

(Reuters) - PG&E Corp said www.sec.gov/ix?doc=/Archives/edgar/data/75488/000095015719001393/form8-k.htm on Monday it would take a pretax charge of $4.9 billion in the current quarter related to the settlement of claims from victims of some of most devastating wildfires in California's modern history.

9 Dec 14:29 Reuters 8334514181303823770.html
What Continental Resources Should Do Next

9 Dec 15:22 1 article

What Continental Resources Should Do Next

Continental Resources reported a profit of $0.54 per share and generated free cash flows of $79.3Mn, even as it realized oil prices of just around $51 a barrel. The company could deliver strong result

9 Dec 15:22 Seeking Alpha 5725634557542559729.html
New Age Beverages Stock Remains a High-Risk, High-Reward Situation

9 Dec 13:40 2 articles

If You Haven’t Ditched NBEV Stock Yet, Now Is the Time

NBEV stock is an irredeemable loser. The CEO is selling shares and the company is in debt and losing money.

9 Dec 13:40 InvestorPlace 24614509859191671.html
New Age Beverages Stock Remains a High-Risk, High-Reward Situation

NBEV stock could rise by seven-fold from here, but it's far more likely that shares remain weak thanks to glaring profitability issues.

9 Dec 10:16 InvestorPlace 24614509585430459.html
Bitcoin - Correction Soon To Be Over

9 Dec 14:50 1 article

Bitcoin - Correction Soon To Be Over

Bitcoin has been stuck in a bear market since December 17th, 2017.Its weekly chart is oversold and probably close to a trendchange.Professional money has not yet fully positioned for a new rally.There

9 Dec 14:50 Seeking Alpha 5725634556277853534.html
U.S. Lobbyists Seek Brexit Deal That Raises Drug Prices, Shreds Consumer Safeguards

9 Dec 12:00 1 article

U.S. Lobbyists Seek Brexit Deal That Raises Drug Prices, Shreds Consumer Safeguards

The Brexit deal may be a Trojan horse for U.S. corporate interests, from Silicon Valley and American pork to pharmaceuticals.

9 Dec 12:00 The Intercept 3645855241172838421.html
Record Black Friday for Livingston Designer Outlet as sales hit highest levels in 19-year history

9 Dec 12:49 1 article

Record Black Friday for Livingston Designer Outlet as sales hit highest levels in 19-year history

A West Lothian shopping centre has cheered a record-breaking Black Friday weekend following a multi-million-pound refurbishment and re-brand.

9 Dec 12:49 THE SCOTSMAN 4778851490596132099.html
Merger Arbitrage Mondays - Thoma Bravo's Acquisition Of Instructure Includes A Go-Shop Provision

9 Dec 14:11 1 article

Merger Arbitrage Mondays - Thoma Bravo's Acquisition Of Instructure Includes A Go-Shop Provision

Merger activity increased with five new deals announced.The acquisition of Audentes Therapeutics by Astellas Pharma.The acquisition of AK Steel Holding Corporation by Cleveland-Cliffs.

9 Dec 14:11 Seeking Alpha 5725634557207768557.html
'Sellers Set Their Price, We Don't Interfere,' Amazon India Retorts to Deep Discounting Accusation

9 Dec 16:44 1 article

'Sellers Set Their Price, We Don't Interfere,' Amazon India Retorts to Deep Discounting Accusation

The assertions come at a time when the Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) has approached the government for its intervention regarding the "deep" discounts offered by e-commerce majors like Amazon and Flipkart during festival sales.

9 Dec 16:44 India.com 7150386084079156278.html
Cooper Energy poised to get its Sole, Downer leaves site

9 Dec 10:30 1 article

Cooper Energy poised to get its Sole, Downer leaves site

Cooper Energy is close to unlocking gas from its Sole project in south-eastern Victoria. 

9 Dec 10:30 Australian Financial Review 3974284488372702589.html
$251m equity raising a bridge too FAR?

9 Dec 10:31 1 article

$251m equity raising a bridge too FAR?

FAR's $US350 million debt raising is in train but it is also seeking to sell a big equity stake.

9 Dec 10:31 Australian Financial Review 3974284486613142280.html
The best and worst regional housing markets

9 Dec 08:25 1 article

The best and worst regional housing markets

CoreLogic names the best and worst performing regions in the country.

9 Dec 08:25 Australian Financial Review 3974284486451212032.html
Payday firms offer loans @ 500%

9 Dec 10:21 1 article

Payday firms offer loans @ 500%

India Business News: NEW DELHI: They are banned in 15 states in the US, China has capped the interest they can charge and consumer groups in European countries are fightin.

9 Dec 10:21 The Times of India 6060938663007838227.html
A bold escape from a negative rate world

9 Dec 13:00 1 article

A bold escape from a negative rate world

The Riksbank will be the first central bank in Europe to exit negative rates, which have fostered political and social discontent without any material economic recovery.

9 Dec 13:00 Australian Financial Review 3974284487351580094.html
Where households can save their money

9 Dec 15:30 1 article

Where households can save their money

Recent trends show a decent return in low-risk instruments. However, inflation has diminished the actual income on savings

9 Dec 15:30 BusinessLine 5283601535804953.html
UP cabinet okays Zurich Airport International plan to develop Jewar airport

9 Dec 09:22 2 articles

UP cabinet okays Zurich Airport International plan to develop Jewar airport

The new airport will be designed, developed and operated under a 40-year concession period and the Swiss firm will invest more than Rs 4,500 crore in it

9 Dec 09:22 Business-Standard 1502508925700744302.html
UP Cabinet approves Zurich Airport International as developer for Jewar airport

The Swiss firm had on November 29 emerged as the highest bidder to develop the Jewar airport on the outskirts of Delhi

9 Dec 09:42 Business Today 1145527432484080543.html
Sports Illustrated owner Maven taps former publisher of New York magazine

9 Dec 16:53 1 article

Sports Illustrated owner Maven taps former publisher of New York magazine

New York magazine’s publisher Avi Zimak has been named to a top post at Maven, the tech and publishing company that is overseeing Sports Illustrated. Zimak, who also served as chief revenue officer

9 Dec 16:53 New York Post 7654946769179299407.html
The tough task of drawing up a structure and norms for a social stock exchange

9 Dec 15:11 1 article

The tough task of drawing up a structure and norms for a social stock exchange

Social enterprises may have to balance between improving the lives of people and earning returns

9 Dec 15:11 BusinessLine 5283601450480450.html
Plans to privatise BPCL suicidal for nation, says PSU officers' union

9 Dec 13:55 1 article

Plans to privatise BPCL suicidal for nation, says PSU officers' union

The officers union was not opposed to private competition but they should not be handed on a platter assets set up over years.

9 Dec 13:55 Business-Standard 1502508926629028583.html
Siptu and Unite members in Virgin Media vote to take industrial action

9 Dec 16:33 1 article

Siptu and Unite members in Virgin Media vote to take industrial action

Virgin Media said it has not received any notification from the unions.

9 Dec 16:33 TheJournal.ie 6446904417753352048.html
PSBs turn profitable in Apr-Sep FY20, post aggregate profit of Rs 3221 cr

9 Dec 15:05 1 article

PSBs turn profitable in Apr-Sep FY20, post aggregate profit of Rs 3221 cr

State-run lenders had posted aggregate operating profits during 2017-18 and 2018-19 of Rs 1,55,603 crore and Rs 1,53,871 crore respectively

9 Dec 15:05 Business-Standard 1502508925514778452.html
IITs end first week of placements on a high note, beating last year's show

9 Dec 14:39 1 article

IITs end first week of placements on a high note, beating last year's show

IIT Kharagpur gets more than 1,000 job offers in a record five days, with 144 companies visiting the campus till Dec 5

9 Dec 14:39 Business-Standard 1502508926034412187.html
Suraksha Realty confident of acquiring Jaypee Infra, voting from Dec 10

9 Dec 13:10 1 article

Suraksha Realty confident of acquiring Jaypee Infra, voting from Dec 10

Suraksha Realty is owned by Sudhir Valia, the brother-in-law of Sun Pharma promoter Dilip Shanghvi

9 Dec 13:10 Business-Standard 1502508924992232109.html
Market Wrap, Dec 9: Sensex up 42 pts, Nifty at 11,937; Auto stocks gain

9 Dec 11:22 1 article

Market Wrap, Dec 9: Sensex up 42 pts, Nifty at 11,937; Auto stocks gain

Sectoral indices ended the session mixed on the NSE. At close, Nifty Realty Index closed with a cut of 1.15 per cent, while Nifty Auto index closed 0.73 per cent higher

9 Dec 11:22 Business-Standard 1502508925797625636.html
Indo-Pacific connectivity needs support for good governance

9 Dec 11:19 1 article

Indo-Pacific connectivity needs support for good governance

Importantly, common governance rules and standards will address issues of sustainable financing and quality infrastructure, transparency in project preparation and accountability in project execution. 

9 Dec 11:19 The Jakarta Post 7678601103075707972.html
government bonds launches interest rate options on 10-year government bonds

9 Dec 16:46 1 article

government bonds launches interest rate options on 10-year government bonds

As per the statement, interest rate options are based on the underlying government 10-year bonds -- the 7.26% 2029 bond and the 6.45% 2029 bond

9 Dec 16:46 Business-Standard 1502508925618086119.html
Bakkt Launches 1st Regulated BTC Options as CEO Enters US Senate

9 Dec 15:29 2 articles

Bakkt Launches 1st Regulated BTC Options as CEO Enters US Senate

The Intercontinental Exchange’s digital asset platform Bakkt launched the first regulated Bitcoin options and cash-settled futures.

9 Dec 15:29 Cointelegraph 3050247240963691741.html
Bakkt Launches The First CFTC-Regulated Option on Bitcoin And Cash-Settled Futures

Bakkt, the Bitcoin Futures trading platform of the Intercontinental Exchange (ICE), has just announced that it's rolling out cash-settled Bitcoin futures

9 Dec 14:43 CryptoPotato 7087008391318260464.html
Government defends R&D law changes

9 Dec 13:00 1 article

Government defends R&D law changes

The Coalition will have a second crack at passing R&D reforms in February, but some companies are warning the proposals are insufficient and out of date.

9 Dec 13:00 Australian Financial Review 3974284486387548362.html
CBS' Historic New York Headquarters to Be Sold

9 Dec 17:37 1 article

CBS' Historic New York Headquarters to Be Sold

The office building, located at 51 West 52nd St. at the corner of Sixth Avenue, has served as CBS’ headquarters since it was completed in 1964.

9 Dec 17:37 The Hollywood Reporter 121801344528444376.html
Cadence Design Systems: Great Prospects, Mostly For The Operations

9 Dec 15:35 1 article

Cadence Design Systems: Great Prospects, Mostly For The Operations

Cadence Design Systems is an undercovered beneficiary of the continued semiconductor boom.The company is well positioned and has a good track record, yet valuations have gotten a bit out of hand.I lik

9 Dec 15:35 Seeking Alpha 5725634556554181956.html
Yellow Cake Is A Lower Risk Investment In The Uranium Industry

9 Dec 14:30 1 article

Yellow Cake Is A Lower Risk Investment In The Uranium Industry

Yellow Cake is trading at a discount to net asset value and the company has communicated it will rely on share buy-backs if the discount persists.The annual holding cost is expected to be relatively l

9 Dec 14:30 Seeking Alpha 5725634556280417737.html
Christmas Comes Early With These 28 Upcoming Dividend Increases

9 Dec 14:44 1 article

Christmas Comes Early With These 28 Upcoming Dividend Increases

All stocks have at least five fiscal years of dividend growth history and come from the U.S. Dividend Champions List.28 increases for next week (up from 5 last week).An average increase of 5.77%, medi

9 Dec 14:44 Seeking Alpha 5725634557256633605.html
Vector - Still Not Covering Dividend, Current Share Price Is A Gift To Longs, Sell

9 Dec 15:25 1 article

Vector - Still Not Covering Dividend, Current Share Price Is A Gift To Longs, Sell

Even after a 50% dividend cut, Vector is still not covering its dividend. Don't take my word for it - the CFO just admitted it! Bond holders are getting paid over 10.5% while equity investors will be

9 Dec 15:25 Seeking Alpha 5725634557299189271.html
Are We Heading Towards a Cashless Economy?

9 Dec 11:56 1 article

Are We Heading Towards a Cashless Economy?

Asia, Canada, and parts of Europe are already on their way.

9 Dec 11:56 Inc.com 8604986417432035374.html
CEOs call for fiscal stimulus

9 Dec 13:00 1 article

CEOs call for fiscal stimulus

Australia's top business leaders say infrastructure spending, tax cuts and investment breaks should be used to boost sluggish growth.

9 Dec 13:00 Australian Financial Review 3974284487436533253.html
Opec production cuts compliance could push oil price to $70

9 Dec 16:09 1 article

Opec production cuts compliance could push oil price to $70

The combination of strong production cut compliance from Opec and its allies and a US-China trade deal could push the price of Brent crude to $70 in 2020.

9 Dec 16:09 City A.M. 6389894491640949197.html
Goldman Sachs sees gold soaring 9% in 2020 as Trump's trade-war and recession fears grip investors, Business Insider - Business Insider Singapore

9 Dec 11:41 1 article

Goldman Sachs sees gold soaring 9% in 2020 as Trump's trade-war and recession fears grip investors, Business Insider - Business Insider Singapore

Business Insider - The investment bank pointed to a host of reasons, even Modern Monetary Theory, as factors in its forecast.. Read more at businessinsider.sg

9 Dec 11:41 www.businessinsider.sg 5090408757216450813.html
Too much regulation on bitcoin and cryptocurrency could scare away future tech innovators

9 Dec 11:00 1 article

Too much regulation on bitcoin and cryptocurrency could scare away future tech innovators

The FCA must strike a balance when it comes to protecting customers, regulating bitcoin and cryptocurrency, and not stifling tech innovation.

9 Dec 11:00 City A.M. 6389894490752281446.html
Equity inflows into mutual funds dip to 41-month low

9 Dec 16:25 1 article

Equity inflows into mutual funds dip to 41-month low

Exit load triggers outflow, but analysts see investors flocking back

9 Dec 16:25 BusinessLine 5283601226861852.html
Hurun’s list: Mukesh Ambani may soon break into top 5

9 Dec 16:22 1 article

Hurun’s list: Mukesh Ambani may soon break into top 5

Riding the digital wave, Mukesh Ambani, the first Indian to break into the global top 10 rich list, would emerge as one of the five richest people in the world in the next two or three years. The Chai

9 Dec 16:22 BusinessLine 5283600598705085.html
‘With ₹32,000-crore, MP Lodha is India’s richest developer’

9 Dec 15:45 1 article

‘With ₹32,000-crore, MP Lodha is India’s richest developer’

Mumbai, Delhi and Bengaluru account for three-fourths of the country’s richest players in real estate sector

9 Dec 15:45 BusinessLine 5283601233935240.html
Asian markets subdued ahead of key US-China tariff deadline

9 Dec 08:32 1 article

Asian markets subdued ahead of key US-China tariff deadline

Asian stocks edged up on Monday following surprisingly strong US jobs data, but gains were subdued amid concerns over the [...]

9 Dec 08:32 City A.M. 6389894490495148096.html
Taiwan urged to ease rules to attract AI talent

9 Dec 08:24 1 article

Taiwan urged to ease rules to attract AI talent

To tackle ongoing brain drain, Taiwan businesses are keen on adopting AI solutions to accelerate operation upgrades and transformations, but what counts more is how they can attract more high-level foreign AI and other tech professionals to work in Taiwan to sustain innovation momentum, according to some experts.

9 Dec 08:24 DIGITIMES 8411283748054135985.html
Market watch: Index ends in red amid lack of triggers

9 Dec 14:04 1 article

Market watch: Index ends in red amid lack of triggers

Benchm­ark index decrea­ses 289.44 points to settle at 40,442.81

9 Dec 14:04 The Express Tribune 1105816787241406110.html
IIT-Madras placements: 184 firms offer 831 jobs

9 Dec 09:01 1 article

IIT-Madras placements: 184 firms offer 831 jobs

The top recruiters during 2019-20 include Micron Technology India Operations with 31 offers ; Intel (20); Microsoft India (19) and Tata Consultancy Services (16).

9 Dec 09:01 BusinessLine 5283600063921719.html
Artificial intelligence could wipe out 13,000 legal sector jobs

9 Dec 13:31 1 article

Artificial intelligence could wipe out 13,000 legal sector jobs

The adoption of new technologies such as artificial intelligence could lead to the UK legal sector shedding 13,000 jobs, according [...]

9 Dec 13:31 City A.M. 6389894490171732163.html
Foreign capital inflows into telecoms rise by $659.03m

9 Dec 08:07 1 article

Foreign capital inflows into telecoms rise by $659.03m

The country’s desire to deepen broadband penetration nationwide is hinged on capital investment into the telecom sector. IFE OGUNFUWA examines how the sector has fared in investment in the past two...

9 Dec 08:07 Punch Newspapers 3524240995240067947.html
Go for quality in consumption stocks: Andrew Holland, Avendus Capital

9 Dec 11:05 1 article

Go for quality in consumption stocks: Andrew Holland, Avendus Capital

The auto sector corrected in the past year and that is why we see value and prices rebounding in some cases

9 Dec 11:05 The Economic Times 7653256037022060730.html
DocuSign: Time To Lock In Profits

9 Dec 15:27 1 article

DocuSign: Time To Lock In Profits

Shares of DocuSign soared nearly 10% after reporting Q3 results, extending a recent win streak ever since the company warned of sales execution issues in Q1.Revenue growth of 35% y/y beat Wall Street'

9 Dec 15:27 Seeking Alpha 5725634556968832242.html
Buy Ollie's Ahead Of The Q3 Report

9 Dec 14:41 1 article

Buy Ollie's Ahead Of The Q3 Report

Ollie's is due to report Q3 earnings next week.With shares languishing, I think they represent compelling value.The key risk for Q3 is margin performance, but I see a lot of bad news priced in already

9 Dec 14:41 Seeking Alpha 5725634557327933040.html
‘Who’s going to make the first move?’: Canada not alone in the Huawei dilemma

9 Dec 13:53 1 article

‘Who’s going to make the first move?’: Canada not alone in the Huawei dilemma

Nations around the world seek direction on whether to allow the Chinese company’s equipment into 5G networks

9 Dec 13:53 Financial Post 2379081491872778010.html
Starwood Property Trust: The Election Means Everything

9 Dec 14:44 1 article

Starwood Property Trust: The Election Means Everything

Barry Sternlicht’s Starwood Property is a professionally managed company and a consistent dividend payer.Of late, the stock has been hit by news of its regional malls not doing well and the possibilit

9 Dec 14:44 Seeking Alpha 5725634557168836845.html
Big Hit Entertainment denies 'News Room's claim that BTS sought legal advice regarding profit dispute

9 Dec 12:53 1 article

Big Hit Entertainment denies 'News Room's claim that BTS sought legal advice regarding profit dispute

BTS is reportedly seeking legal advice against their agency Big Hit Entertainment.According to the December 9 broadcast of JTBC's news program 'News R…

9 Dec 12:53 allkpop 3249686061194990183.html
What’s driving capital market developments in South Africa and Namibia? - CityAM

9 Dec 09:20 1 article

What’s driving capital market developments in South Africa and Namibia? - CityAM

South Africa - the second-largest economy in Africa after Nigeria - has considerably higher GDP than its sub-Saharan neighbours.

9 Dec 09:20 City A.M. 6389894490635938311.html
Saudi Arabia Backs Investment in Wireless Sensors to Forecast Floods, Weather Conditions, Natural Disasters

9 Dec 15:15 1 article

Saudi Arabia Backs Investment in Wireless Sensors to Forecast Floods, Weather Conditions, Natural Disasters

Two Saudi investment funds have revealed financing a promising wireless environmental sensor project. This step comes in line with the Kingdom’s attempt to support and bolster technical innovations and exerted efforts by private financing entities to

9 Dec 15:15 Asharq AL-awsat 7659934471621826.html
Tesco leads FTSE 100 risers as it weighs up Asia sale

9 Dec 08:53 2 articles

Tesco leads FTSE 100 risers as it weighs up Asia sale

Shares in Tesco rose more than five per cent in early trading as investors welcomed reports that the company is exploring a sale of its Asian businesses.

9 Dec 08:53 City A.M. 6389894491399976629.html
Tesco shares soar as investors salivate over potential sale of Asian division

Analysts believe the sale of the Thailand and Malaysia division could bank Tesco up to £7.2bn.

9 Dec 08:31 Jersey Evening Post 6141642774848519580.html
Unemployment high on list of Arab youth’s major concerns

9 Dec 13:13 1 article

Unemployment high on list of Arab youth’s major concerns

DUBAI: The Arab world will face three major shifts in the next decade, adding fresh urgency to the task of tackling corruption and extremism across the region, the UAE’s minister of Cabinet affairs and the future said on Monday at the 12th Arab Strategy Forum (ASF) in Dubai. The three shifts will include a new economic reality, a revolution in information production, and an

9 Dec 13:13 Arab News 8912634262591820439.html
Banks to quiz borrowers about Netflix, private school

9 Dec 13:00 1 article

Banks to quiz borrowers about Netflix, private school

Lenders should be asking customers to prove they can save money for loans by cancelling their Netflix subscriptions under new responsible lending guidelines.

9 Dec 13:00 Australian Financial Review 3974284487214765881.html
Riyadh Gears up to Host 40th GCC Summit on Tuesday

9 Dec 11:00 1 article

Riyadh Gears up to Host 40th GCC Summit on Tuesday

Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz will chair in Riyadh on Tuesday the 40th Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) summit. Riyadh has previously hosted the GCC summit on eight occasions. GCC Secretary General Dr. Abdullatif Al-Zayani

9 Dec 11:00 Asharq AL-awsat 7659932795731404.html
Government nickel ore export ban to hit newly listed company

9 Dec 13:40 1 article

Government nickel ore export ban to hit newly listed company

From its exports in 2018, Ifishdeco earned Rp 365 billion (US$26 million), more than double the Rp 140 billion pocketed from domestic sales.

9 Dec 13:40 The Jakarta Post 7678601103415508551.html
Elastic: Dramatically Lowered Valuation Justifies Billings Slowdown

9 Dec 14:55 1 article

Elastic: Dramatically Lowered Valuation Justifies Billings Slowdown

Shares of search company Elastic have peeled back ~20% ever since reporting Q2 results.Most notably, investors hammered the company on its deceleration down to 45% y/y billings growth (on a constant c

9 Dec 14:55 Seeking Alpha 5725634556851381699.html
Tracking deals: Fireside leads ₹20 cr round in SARVA

9 Dec 15:23 1 article

Tracking deals: Fireside leads ₹20 cr round in SARVA

 SARVA, a leading yoga studio chain, has raised ₹20 crore in its first institutional round led by Fireside Ventures with participation from angel investors. It will use the money to double the retail

9 Dec 15:23 BusinessLine 5283600697080509.html
Crisis looms over KSRTC again

9 Dec 17:46 1 article

Crisis looms over KSRTC again

31,000 staff get 70% of salary after delay of 10 days

9 Dec 17:46 The Hindu 6679535024427672030.html
Equity flows in MFs dip sharply, assets rise to a record in Nov.

9 Dec 16:49 1 article

Equity flows in MFs dip sharply, assets rise to a record in Nov.

With stock indices rising, investors opt for profit booking; gold ETFs see inflows

9 Dec 16:49 The Hindu 6679535025473550909.html
Imported onions reach Dindigul market

9 Dec 15:46 1 article

Imported onions reach Dindigul market

Farmers begin cultivation of shallots

9 Dec 15:46 The Hindu 6679535024823283215.html
Onion nightmare continues for consumers

9 Dec 15:45 1 article

Onion nightmare continues for consumers

Price of the commodity ranges between ₹110 and ₹170 per kg depending on the variety

9 Dec 15:45 The Hindu 6679535026374396877.html
Tamil Nadu: At this store, buy a smartphone, get 1 kg onion free

9 Dec 15:16 1 article

Tamil Nadu: At this store, buy a smartphone, get 1 kg onion free

Saravana Kumar (35), who runs the shop in Thalaiyari Street in Pattukotai, said the strategy had paid off and earned him lots of customers in the past few days. “Generally mobile shops tend to give charger or earphones as an offer during the festive season. I tried something out of the box and it worked," he said.

9 Dec 15:16 The Indian Express 2885715104718132187.html
Traders want shops in temporary bus stand

9 Dec 12:34 1 article

Traders want shops in temporary bus stand

They also demand new bus stand under Smart City programme

9 Dec 12:34 The Hindu 6679535025153560355.html
First Trust New Opportunities MLP & Energy Fund: Our Top Pick Among MLP CEFs

9 Dec 09:43 1 article

First Trust New Opportunities MLP & Energy Fund: Our Top Pick Among MLP CEFs

FPL has presented a strong performance in 2019 despite continued weakness in MLPs and the midstream energy industry.We think the fund has value considering current discount to NAV  and potential rebou

9 Dec 09:43 Seeking Alpha 5725634556175596141.html
Kraken Adds GBP Support for U.K.; What This Means for Crypto Market

9 Dec 17:53 1 article

Kraken Adds GBP Support for U.K.; What This Means for Crypto Market

Crypto asset exchange Kraken has added two new options for GBP deposits and withdrawals in attempts to speed up the exchange of funds for users. Related

9 Dec 17:53 NewsBTC 7232133510995389886.html
Crypto Price Action Sports Uncanny Resemblance to Bitcoin Bear Market Bottom

9 Dec 17:00 1 article

Crypto Price Action Sports Uncanny Resemblance to Bitcoin Bear Market Bottom

After an early 2019 parabolic rally, Bitcoin has spent the last few months locked within a vicious downtrend that’s seen nearly 50% of the crypto asset’s

9 Dec 17:00 NewsBTC 7232133510305866932.html
Senator outlines measures to reopen Nigerian borders

9 Dec 16:01 1 article

Senator outlines measures to reopen Nigerian borders

A former Chairman, Senate Committee on Police Affairs, Senator Abu Ibrahim, Monday listed measure Nigeria should take to reopen its closed ...

9 Dec 16:01 The Nation Newspaper 2658445900329310576.html
Broad participation of Turkish auto parts suppliers in major Shanghai fair

9 Dec 15:51 1 article

Broad participation of Turkish auto parts suppliers in major Shanghai fair

Turkey, along with Taiwan and Germany, saw the highest turnout at the 15th Automechanika Shanghai, which brought together the world's leading auto parts...

9 Dec 15:51 DAILY SABAH 8383944809905042974.html
Bitcoin Eyes Crash Towards $6K as Market’s Distress Grows

9 Dec 15:43 1 article

Bitcoin Eyes Crash Towards $6K as Market’s Distress Grows

Bitcoin opened on a faint note this Monday as the market showed a lack of sense of direction owing to low volatility. The world's leading cryptocurrency

9 Dec 15:43 NewsBTC 7232133509594649027.html
Under NDCP, TRAI seeks industry's views on unbundled licensing regime

9 Dec 14:55 1 article

Under NDCP, TRAI seeks industry's views on unbundled licensing regime

The move came after the Telecom Department sought the regulator's recommendation on the issue

9 Dec 14:55 Business-Standard 1502508925209938588.html
OPEC reaches deal to cut oil production

9 Dec 12:57 1 article

OPEC reaches deal to cut oil production

The powerful Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and its allies reached a deal Friday to cut production by 500,000 barrels per day in...

9 Dec 12:57 DAILY SABAH 8383944809305633347.html
Central bank changes required reserve regulations

9 Dec 11:59 1 article

Central bank changes required reserve regulations

The Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey (CBRT) on Monday lowered the reference values it uses to determine required reserve ratios for banks, while...

9 Dec 11:59 DAILY SABAH 8383944809161564377.html
Bitcoin’s Chart Looks Eerily Similar to $3,000 Bottom; Is the Pain Over?

9 Dec 12:00 1 article

Bitcoin’s Chart Looks Eerily Similar to $3,000 Bottom; Is the Pain Over?

Is the bottom in? Since Bitcoin (BTC) fell precipitously to $6,600 late last month, analysts have been asking if the leading cryptocurrency has finally

9 Dec 12:00 NewsBTC 7232133509943173984.html
Trans Adriatic Pipeline nearly completed, will be operational in October 2020, says official

9 Dec 09:55 1 article

Trans Adriatic Pipeline nearly completed, will be operational in October 2020, says official

Over 90% of the Trans Adriatic Pipeline (TAP), the European leg of the Southern Gas Corridor (SGC), is completed and will start delivering Azerbaijani gas...

9 Dec 09:55 DAILY SABAH 8383944809394158819.html
International Breweries opens N164b rights issue - The Nation Newspaper

9 Dec 08:59 1 article

International Breweries opens N164b rights issue - The Nation Newspaper

International Breweries has opened application list for its N164 billion right issue, in a major recapitalisation that will see the Belgian core ...

9 Dec 08:59 The Nation Newspaper 2658445901900261997.html
3 Top Small-Cap Stocks to Buy Right Now

9 Dec 14:19 1 article

3 Top Small-Cap Stocks to Buy Right Now

One way for investors to build wealth is to find great companies with growth potential while they're still small.

9 Dec 14:19 The Motley Fool 2231313659275443188.html
Delhi fire tragedy: A tale of failed regulation and chaotic urbanisation

9 Dec 15:23 1 article

Delhi fire tragedy: A tale of failed regulation and chaotic urbanisation

The political economy encourages vast, largely unregulated industrial activity, in utter violation of labour, safety and environment laws

9 Dec 15:23 BusinessLine 5283600330367605.html
Exercise your way to a lower insurance premium

9 Dec 13:49 1 article

Exercise your way to a lower insurance premium

It’s just what your doctor prescribed — stay fit, reduce premium on your health policy

9 Dec 13:49 BusinessLine 5283600939047674.html
Fishshack owner to sell restaurants in rescue deal

9 Dec 14:08 1 article

Fishshack owner to sell restaurants in rescue deal

Financial woes forced chain to seek court protection from creditors in August

9 Dec 14:08 The Irish Times 8204772967303325088.html
CEOs want urgent action to boost economic growth

9 Dec 13:00 1 article

CEOs want urgent action to boost economic growth

Chanticleer's annual survey of 40 CEOs has uncovered some sage advice for government on how to kick-start the economy.

9 Dec 13:00 Australian Financial Review 3974284486517157383.html
Record outcome for Edinburgh legal firm Anderson Strathern

9 Dec 08:19 1 article

Record outcome for Edinburgh legal firm Anderson Strathern

Mid-tier legal firm Anderson Strathern has booked record full-year results as it continues to secure high-profile work.

9 Dec 08:19 THE SCOTSMAN 4778851490273332925.html
France ready to take Trump’s tariff threat to WTO

9 Dec 14:11 1 article

France ready to take Trump’s tariff threat to WTO

RIYADH: Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Finance has kicked off a tour for foreign investors in Riyadh today ahead of the 2020 Budget Forum on Dec. 10. Twenty two international investment companies from Taiwan, the US, the UK, Malaysia, Indonesia, Japan, Hong Kong, Germany and France have been invited to visit some of the Kingdom’s top non-oil based companies. The group includes a

9 Dec 14:11 Arab News 8912634263215919354.html
Payday lenders have embraced installment loans to evade regulations – but they may be even worse

9 Dec 13:42 1 article

Payday lenders have embraced installment loans to evade regulations – but they may be even worse

Use of installment loans has grown dramatically in recent years – all without the regulatory scrutiny that tamped down on abuses in the payday loan market.

9 Dec 13:42 The Conversation 6012421226797085430.html
Business leaders in their own words on policy

9 Dec 11:43 1 article

Business leaders in their own words on policy

Australian business leaders reveal what they want from government - and the big opportunity Australia missed in the past decade.

9 Dec 11:43 Australian Financial Review 3974284487594600828.html
Airbnb invests as Zeus corporate housing raises $55M at $205M

9 Dec 08:35 1 article

Airbnb invests as Zeus corporate housing raises $55M at $205M

As Airbnb absorbs more and more of the demand for housing, it’s exploring how to monetize opportunities beyond vacation rentals. A marketplace for longer-term corporate housing could be a huge business, but rather than build that itself, Airbnb is making a strategic investment in one of the market leaders called Zeus Living, which will list […]

9 Dec 08:35 TechCrunch 3713145562838183956.html
NSE asks investors to be careful in executing PoA with stock brokers

9 Dec 12:10 1 article

NSE asks investors to be careful in executing PoA with stock brokers

The latest communication comes against the backdrop of Karvy Stock Broking Ltd unauthorisedly transferring securities worth Rs 2,300 crore of more than 95,000 clients, into its account

9 Dec 12:10 Business-Standard 1502508925443169638.html
Ericsson to pay $1 billion USD to settle corruption investigation

9 Dec 17:06 1 article

Ericsson to pay $1 billion USD to settle corruption investigation

Ericsson has agreed to pay more than $1 billion USD (approximately $1.3 billion CAD) to resolve U.S. corruption probes.

9 Dec 17:06 mobilesyrup 1267416331106752426.html
QLDC to consider new governance process for QAC SOI

9 Dec 17:04 1 article

QLDC to consider new governance process for QAC SOI

To shift the contentious QLD Airport focus to critical work which will need to take place over the next three months the Council is seeking to adopt an entirely new process around influencing the Queenstown Airport Corporation (QAC) Statement of Intent (SOI) outcomes.

9 Dec 17:04 SCOOP 5315659000093328429.html
Equity flows see sharpest dip in 3.5 years, slip 78% in November

9 Dec 14:55 1 article

Equity flows see sharpest dip in 3.5 years, slip 78% in November

Flows were 78% low compared to Oct; lump sum investments hit

9 Dec 14:55 Business-Standard 1502508925348727918.html
Auckland Strike Action

9 Dec 15:58 1 article

Auckland Strike Action

Auckland bus operators are enraged at the inconvenience to passengers affected by continued bus driver strike action. Even those operators not directly affected by strikes are appalled at the behaviour of First Union and Tramways Union and their aggressive bully tactics which has included assaulting staff and damaging vehicles.

9 Dec 15:58 SCOOP 5315659000083799202.html
Markets surge on jobs, trade

9 Dec 11:47 1 article

Markets surge on jobs, trade

By Michael McCarthy (chief market strategist, CMC Markets and Stockbroking)

9 Dec 11:47 SCOOP 5315659000176839368.html
China's Plan for 6 Aircraft Carriers Just 'Sank'

9 Dec 10:00 1 article

China's Plan for 6 Aircraft Carriers Just 'Sank'

China reportedly is slowing its plan to acquire two aircraft carriers for each of its regional fleets. Instead of speeding ahead with the development of a six-carrier fleet -- two each for the

9 Dec 10:00 The National Interest 7207864703927779611.html
It Looks Like a B-2 Bomber: Here Comes Russia's Okhotnik Stealth Drone

9 Dec 09:30 1 article

It Looks Like a B-2 Bomber: Here Comes Russia's Okhotnik Stealth Drone

Take a look.

9 Dec 09:30 The National Interest 7207864703675591198.html
Plastics NZ to ‘Make Best Practice Standard Practice'

9 Dec 09:17 1 article

Plastics NZ to ‘Make Best Practice Standard Practice'

Plastics NZ Endorses Plan to ‘Make Best Practice Standard Practice’

9 Dec 09:17 SCOOP 5315658998357997207.html
You won't need to be techy to work in tech

9 Dec 13:00 1 article

You won't need to be techy to work in tech

The top 15 emerging jobs say LinkedIn shows the rise of tech jobs that are open to anyone, as soft skills rise in importance alongside technical ability.

9 Dec 13:00 Australian Financial Review 3974284487660146759.html
Caltex indolence invited takeover bid

9 Dec 13:00 1 article

Caltex indolence invited takeover bid

Dozy oversight of cruising management has all but goaded a bidder out of the woodwork.

9 Dec 13:00 Australian Financial Review 3974284487524754902.html
Airbus Logs $18B Mega Orders

9 Dec 11:30 1 article

Airbus Logs $18B Mega Orders

Big orders from Emirates and Air Arabia announced at Dubai Airshow have been logged.Delivery profile not fully satisfactory.Airbus book-to-bill ratio approaches 1.

9 Dec 11:30 Seeking Alpha 5725634557435388595.html
What Charity Should You Give To?

9 Dec 11:00 1 article

What Charity Should You Give To?

Rewarding charities that scrimp is less strategic than it sounds. 

9 Dec 11:00 The National Interest 7207864703727097325.html
Risky business: Why gov’t made sure Manila Water, Maynilad would earn

9 Dec 13:32 1 article

Risky business: Why gov’t made sure Manila Water, Maynilad would earn

Part 2: What is 'onerous' now was logical before. Rappler looks at the history of how government enticed the private sector to take over water services.

9 Dec 13:32 Rappler 1882105643677197136.html
3 Healthcare Stocks to Buy and Never Sell

9 Dec 11:06 1 article

3 Healthcare Stocks to Buy and Never Sell

A holding period of forever sounds perfect for these top-tier businesses.

9 Dec 11:06 The Motley Fool 2231313659050892935.html
Sebastian Suhl to Exit Valentino

9 Dec 15:01 1 article

Sebastian Suhl to Exit Valentino

Suhl joined the couture house in January 2018 as managing director of global markets.

9 Dec 15:01 WWD 5490910669145839246.html
Turkey to establish logistics centers in African countries

9 Dec 16:44 1 article

Turkey to establish logistics centers in African countries

Turkey is establishing logistics bases in African countries after seeing an exponential rise in trade in the last 16 years thanks to the country's Africa initiative

9 Dec 16:44 DAILY SABAH 8383944809572058645.html
Shopify: Beware Of Deceleration

9 Dec 12:58 1 article

Shopify: Beware Of Deceleration

Shopify is up 160% year-to-date, crushing the S&P 500's year-to-date performance.While the company continues to put up record revenue each quarter, there are signs that we're seeing even more material

9 Dec 12:58 Seeking Alpha 5725634556575693780.html
Natural Gas - Something Needs To Happen Soon

9 Dec 11:30 1 article

Natural Gas - Something Needs To Happen Soon

The January contract displays an oversold condition.Stocks are slowly dropping.It is too early for carnage on the downside, but time is running out.The spring of 2020 could be ugly - an opportunity.U.

9 Dec 11:30 Seeking Alpha 5725634557402601267.html
Mbalula: Placing Prasa Under Administration Will Get It Back On Track

9 Dec 17:41 1 article

Mbalula: Placing Prasa Under Administration Will Get It Back On Track

JOHANNESBURG – Transport Minister Fikile Mbalula said his decision to place Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (Prasa) under administration with immediate effect will allow for rapid action to get the parastatal back on track. Mbalula made the surprise announcement at a briefing in Braamfontein on Monday shortly after informing staff about the decision, which […]

9 Dec 17:41 iAfrica 8834711025067408750.html
After toll plazas, govt push for FASTag at Hyderabad airport parking

9 Dec 14:30 1 article

After toll plazas, govt push for FASTag at Hyderabad airport parking

It has given a major fillip to the Digital India initiative by converting cash toll payments to electronic and brought in an enhanced transparency in entire tolling ecosystem, the ministry said

9 Dec 14:30 Business-Standard 1502508924765128897.html
Inheritance Tax rules could be changing. Here's 10 facts you need to know...

9 Dec 10:17 1 article

Inheritance Tax rules could be changing. Here's 10 facts you need to know...

With potential changes in inheritance tax rules on the horizon, Ian Lowes, managing director of Lowes Financial Management, offers some advice

9 Dec 10:17 ChronicleLive 1984146900758954745.html
Govt mulls allowing employees to reduce PF contribution

9 Dec 11:36 1 article

Govt mulls allowing employees to reduce PF contribution

The proposal will face stiff opposition from trade unions, which had earlier expressed strong reservations about the move saying this would defeat the purpose of the social security scheme run by the Employees Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO).

9 Dec 11:36 Deccan Herald 2027555797927074382.html
Shakti Pumps hits 52-week low as CARE downgrades bank facilities

9 Dec 08:53 1 article

Shakti Pumps hits 52-week low as CARE downgrades bank facilities

The outlook for the long-term rating of the company has been revised from 'Stable' to 'Negative'.

9 Dec 08:53 Business-Standard 1502508926032828738.html
TDP chief Chandrababu Naidu protests against onion price hike

9 Dec 10:34 1 article

TDP chief Chandrababu Naidu protests against onion price hike

This action by the police led to a verbal altercation between them and TDP leaders.

9 Dec 10:34 Deccan Chronicle 7881006363685847868.html
The 5 Best Industrial Stocks to Buy for 2020

9 Dec 13:08 1 article

The 5 Best Industrial Stocks to Buy for 2020

Assuming the economy avoids a protracted slowdown next year, these companies' catalysts could deliver strong gains for investors.

9 Dec 13:08 The Motley Fool 2231313658983965309.html
TTK Prestige to boost home solutions portfolio, eyes new verticals

9 Dec 14:08 1 article

TTK Prestige to boost home solutions portfolio, eyes new verticals

While it is launching 30 SKUs in the home cleaning range, other products in the electrical and non-electrical spaces are on the drawing board

9 Dec 14:08 Business-Standard 1502508925550414587.html
Hormel: Great Dividend Grower, But Significantly Overpriced

9 Dec 13:09 1 article

Hormel: Great Dividend Grower, But Significantly Overpriced

HRL is a dividend aristocrat, with 50+ consecutive years of annual dividend increases.However, the company posted negative EPS growth in 2019 and analysts expect that trend to continue into 2020.HRL h

9 Dec 13:09 Seeking Alpha 5725634557962091551.html
Letter to BS: NEFT system a step closer to achieving financial inclusion

9 Dec 16:39 1 article

Letter to BS: NEFT system a step closer to achieving financial inclusion

The facility to transfer money through NEFT transaction on a round-the-clock basis will benefit many customers

9 Dec 16:39 Business-Standard 1502508925865584936.html
Lithuanian Central Bank Announces Blockchain Collector Coin

9 Dec 14:35 1 article

Lithuanian Central Bank Announces Blockchain Collector Coin

The Bank of Lithuania announced that it will release its first digital, blockchain-based collector coin in the spring of next year.

9 Dec 14:35 Cointelegraph 3050247240874355399.html
UP govt clears plan to induct 700 electric buses in 14 cities across state

9 Dec 13:55 1 article

UP govt clears plan to induct 700 electric buses in 14 cities across state

Singh said Rs 250 crore will be incurred in the operation of these buses of which Rs 120 crore will be realised through sale of tickets.

9 Dec 13:55 Business-Standard 1502508926072276793.html
Parker: CoolIT delivers Direct Liquid Cooling solutions to data centres

9 Dec 15:42 1 article

Parker: CoolIT delivers Direct Liquid Cooling solutions to data centres

A Calgary high-tech company, which is providing Direct Liquid Cooling (DLC) to the world’s most demanding data centres, has recorded 100 new hires this year and is planning for more growth.Co…

9 Dec 15:42 Calgary Herald 1003909010639823459.html
Paytm Payments Bank says it issued 600,000 FASTags in November

9 Dec 15:10 1 article

Paytm Payments Bank says it issued 600,000 FASTags in November

PPB said it sold 6 lakh tags in the month of November, and claimed that it has equipped over 1.85 million vehicles with FASTags

9 Dec 15:10 Business-Standard 1502508925553078506.html
Top headlines: SBI's MCLR rate cut, Lodha India's richest realtor and more

9 Dec 10:15 1 article

Top headlines: SBI's MCLR rate cut, Lodha India's richest realtor and more

This is the eighth cut in MCLR in this financial year and follows a 5 bps reduction last month

9 Dec 10:15 Business-Standard 1502508924893783596.html
Adityanath govt clears Rs 1,600 cr Ballia Link Expressway project

9 Dec 10:09 1 article

Adityanath govt clears Rs 1,600 cr Ballia Link Expressway project

The four-lane expressway will connect UP-Bihar border district with Purvanchal Expressway; It is expected to be 35-40 km long and is likely to cost Rs 40 crore per km

9 Dec 10:09 Business-Standard 1502508925102644476.html
Loan defaults mainly due to salary delays, biz downturns, says survey

9 Dec 09:45 1 article

Loan defaults mainly due to salary delays, biz downturns, says survey

The survey comes months after official data showed that unemployment is at a four-decade high, the pace of economic growth slipping to a six-year low

9 Dec 09:45 Business-Standard 1502508926618960936.html
Indigo Paint's IPO may fetch 3.5x returns for Sequoia in partial exit

9 Dec 09:03 1 article

Indigo Paint's IPO may fetch 3.5x returns for Sequoia in partial exit

The fund-raising comes at a time when the company plans to penetrate cities and scale up investments and become a key player in the industry

9 Dec 09:03 Business-Standard 1502508925092040876.html
Higher MSP fosters surge in paddy arrivals in Chhattisgarh's centres

9 Dec 09:26 1 article

Higher MSP fosters surge in paddy arrivals in Chhattisgarh's centres

Over 700,000 tonnes of the crop arrived in a week. State has till date disbursed Rs 7,000 cr to farmers, who will be paid Rs 1,815 a quintal for common grade and Rs 1,835 for A-grade produce

9 Dec 09:26 Business-Standard 1502508926111713575.html
Meeting on pending Central Excise and Service Tax cases held

9 Dec 14:08 1 article

Meeting on pending Central Excise and Service Tax cases held

A meeting to explain the procedure to be adopted for settling pending Central Excise and Service Tax-related cases under ‘Sabka Cishwas (Legacy Dispute Resolution) Scheme, 2019’ to taxpayers was held

9 Dec 14:08 The Hindu 6679535026060291086.html
Clarks announces loss of 170 jobs just weeks before Christmas

9 Dec 15:45 1 article

Clarks announces loss of 170 jobs just weeks before Christmas

A spokeswoman confirmed 170 staff members will be made redundant and 80 of these workers are based at its Somerset headquarters in Street

9 Dec 15:45 Wales Online 7686550517183207608.html
As the Founders Depart, There’s a Real Opportunity in Alphabet Stock

9 Dec 14:11 1 article

As the Founders Depart, There’s a Real Opportunity in Alphabet Stock

With the company's founders stepping back, CEO Sindar Pichai could have more freedom to unlock some of the underlying value in Alphabet stock.

9 Dec 14:11 InvestorPlace 24614510679515934.html
What Should Investors Expect From Advanced Micro Devices Stock in 2020?

9 Dec 12:46 1 article

What Should Investors Expect From Advanced Micro Devices Stock in 2020?

Advanced Micro Devices stock more than doubled in 2019, but will its momentum carry into 2020? Here are a few things to know about AMD stock.

9 Dec 12:46 InvestorPlace 24614511042234364.html
Lazada’s millennial-friendly credit card is finally in Singapore - and it's offering a year's free shipping, plus tons of points, Business Insider - Business Insider Singapore

9 Dec 14:23 1 article

Lazada’s millennial-friendly credit card is finally in Singapore - and it's offering a year's free shipping, plus tons of points, Business Insider - Business Insider Singapore

Business Insider - It includes free shipping on RedMart and Lazada for a year.. Read more at businessinsider.sg

9 Dec 14:23 www.businessinsider.sg 5090408756154186849.html
ACWA Power establishes new business unit in KSA

9 Dec 13:09 1 article

ACWA Power establishes new business unit in KSA

Nejree, an online sneaker retailer in the GCC, has raised $4 million in pre-Series A funding led by Alkhaila Investment Company, and Teejan Technologies Company. The new capital is expected to further fuel the Saudi-based startup’s expansion into new markets and investment in technologies to enhance online customer experience. The fund will also help to increase inventory,

9 Dec 13:09 Arab News 8912634264094396727.html
What To Remember From Ulta Beauty's Q3 Earnings

9 Dec 13:40 1 article

What To Remember From Ulta Beauty's Q3 Earnings

Ulta Beauty reported numbers that exceeded expectations and show that the growth deceleration is stabilizing.Ulta is outperforming its competitors significantly by improving customer satisfaction and

9 Dec 13:40 Seeking Alpha 5725634556932731228.html
Daily Onion Price Tracker– December 9, 2019

9 Dec 11:59 1 article

Daily Onion Price Tracker– December 9, 2019

Onion prices continued to rise in various parts of the country, with the minimum price of the commodity moving up to ₹45 a kilo on Monday from ₹43 on Saturday. In Rampurhat, West Bengal, prices of oni

9 Dec 11:59 BusinessLine 5283601470724631.html
McDonald's black franchisees are fighting to earn as much as their white counterparts, as dozens leave the company they once considered family, Business Insider - Business Insider Singapore

9 Dec 13:05 2 articles

McDonald's black franchisees are fighting to earn as much as their white counterparts, as dozens leave the company they once considered family, Business Insider - Business Insider Singapore

Business Insider - Over the past decade, black franchisees have seen the disparities between them and the rest of McDonald's franchisees grow.. Read more at businessinsider.sg

9 Dec 13:05 www.businessinsider.sg 5090408757550699054.html
McDonald’s black franchisees are fighting to earn as much as their white counterparts, as dozens leave the company they once considered family

Many black McDonald’s franchisees say they consider the fast-food giant to be a sort of McFamily. They have “ketchup in their veins,” dreaming of passing locations of the fast-food chain down to the next generation.

9 Dec 13:05 Business Insider Malaysia 8325046884135129646.html
M&S shares jump after Goldman Sachs hikes rating

9 Dec 12:15 1 article

M&S shares jump after Goldman Sachs hikes rating

Shares in Marks & Spencer jumped this morning after investment bank Goldman Sachs hiked its stock rating following improvement in the retailer’s troubled clothing and home division.

9 Dec 12:15 City A.M. 6389894491671737789.html
Stay away from YES Bank till fund raising takes place: Gurmeet Chadha

9 Dec 12:16 1 article

Stay away from YES Bank till fund raising takes place: Gurmeet Chadha

There is news that YES Bank may deny Erwin Singh Braichs offer. My sense is while the board recommended it, it is probably having a rethink on how it is going to work out with RBI. My advice to investors is to stay away from YES Bank till the fundraise actually happens. The frequent flip-flop is fast becoming a joke.

9 Dec 12:16 The Economic Times 7653256037925774497.html
Square Stock Has the Only ‘CEO Bro’ We Can Trust

9 Dec 15:04 1 article

Square Stock Has the Only ‘CEO Bro’ We Can Trust

Because of African demographics and economic realities, the opportunity for first-to-market dominance is too lucrative to pass up for Square stock.

9 Dec 15:04 InvestorPlace 24614509712192561.html
All eyes on Lagarde’s ECB debut this week

9 Dec 16:24 1 article

All eyes on Lagarde’s ECB debut this week

Christine Lagarde delivers her first monetary policy announcements as ECB president on Thursday, with observers set to scrutinize every word for hints of the bank's future direction at a time of stuttering eurozone growth.

9 Dec 16:24 Manila Bulletin Business 8374351513268443083.html
SMBs’ Late Payments Pain Spreads Across Borders

9 Dec 13:00 1 article

SMBs’ Late Payments Pain Spreads Across Borders

Kenya, South Africa, Romania, the U.K. and Australia are all struggling with late invoice payments to small businesses, new data reveals.

9 Dec 13:00 PYMNTS.com 7357138825040623528.html
Vodafone Rolling out Half-Sized SIMS as Part of New Plastic Reducing Policy

9 Dec 15:00 1 article

Vodafone Rolling out Half-Sized SIMS as Part of New Plastic Reducing Policy

Vodafone has announced a new initiative to cut down on the amount of plastic it uses, and the half-sized SIM holder is part of that.

9 Dec 15:00 Gizmodo UK 8363059001971218646.html
UK CMA Decision Looms Over Amazon’s Quest For Deliveroo Stake

9 Dec 11:29 1 article

UK CMA Decision Looms Over Amazon’s Quest For Deliveroo Stake

UK Antitrust News: The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) will decide if Amazon's quest to acquire a stake in Deliveroo (and its user data) can move forward.

9 Dec 11:29 PYMNTS.com 7357138825757470155.html
Accuity To Power GoCardless’ Recurring Payments Expansion Into US

9 Dec 11:01 1 article

Accuity To Power GoCardless’ Recurring Payments Expansion Into US

GoCardless entered into a collaboration with Accuity to launch a seamless way for businesses to collect payments in the U.S. via an ACH-based debit offering.

9 Dec 11:01 PYMNTS.com 7357138825183329394.html
Private equity tycoon Guy Hands looks to buy struggling Kier Living

9 Dec 14:24 1 article

Private equity tycoon Guy Hands looks to buy struggling Kier Living

Hands' private equity firm - Terra Firma Capital Partners - is one of the last remaining bidders for Kier Living.

9 Dec 14:24 City A.M. 6389894490636579768.html
State AGs To Fight T-Mobile-Sprint Merger In Federal Trial

9 Dec 10:28 1 article

State AGs To Fight T-Mobile-Sprint Merger In Federal Trial

Antitrust News: A group of state attorneys general are getting set to fight against the T-Mobile and Sprint merger in an unprecedented federal trial.

9 Dec 10:28 PYMNTS.com 7357138826084261253.html
Traffic and transportation strategies for the 2020 Games

9 Dec 09:16 1 article

Traffic and transportation strategies for the 2020 Games

Innovative traffic and transportation management strategies are being developed to handle the surge in travelers and traffic during the games and the various trial events.

9 Dec 09:16 The Japan Times 6673764366318759613.html
Morocco’s Bank Profits Exceeded $1.1 Bn by End of September

9 Dec 11:45 1 article

Morocco’s Bank Profits Exceeded $1.1 Bn by End of September

The profits of eight main Moroccan banks reached $1.1 billion at the end of September, a 0.96 percent increase compared to the same period last year, while the total net banking income increased 6.6 percent to reach $5.62 billion, according to financ

9 Dec 11:45 Asharq AL-awsat 7659933396707166.html
Disabled people score a win in superannuation entitlements

9 Dec 15:08 1 article

Disabled people score a win in superannuation entitlements

Disabled workers have received a boost with the Fair Work Commission delivering a better superannuation deal for low-income earners with disability.

9 Dec 15:08 The New Daily 5848147785860595811.html
Cisco Stock May Be a Great Value Name

9 Dec 11:36 1 article

Cisco Stock May Be a Great Value Name

Cisco stock offers many compelling features. CSCO stock is one or two pieces away from being great for growth and income investors.

9 Dec 11:36 InvestorPlace 24614509967146725.html
East Kilbride Clintons store saved from pre-Christmas collapse

9 Dec 15:43 1 article

East Kilbride Clintons store saved from pre-Christmas collapse

The chain has bought itself out of administration saving 2500 jobs nationwide.

9 Dec 15:43 dailyrecord 552235479877082276.html
​​​​​​​Learning the right lessons from the onion crisis

9 Dec 14:26 1 article

​​​​​​​Learning the right lessons from the onion crisis

Political parties that slam central governments on high prices for consumers/low prices for farmers will do zilch about getting their state governments to implement these reforms.

9 Dec 14:26 Deccan Herald 2027555796960647728.html
Soon-to-be skyscrapers in Habibie’s Meisterstadt megablock feared to disrupt air traffic

9 Dec 17:29 1 article

Soon-to-be skyscrapers in Habibie’s Meisterstadt megablock feared to disrupt air traffic

Hang Nadim International Airport has demanded that the apartments have a more reasonable height so as to prevent disruption to air traffic. 

9 Dec 17:29 The Jakarta Post 7678601104361069136.html
Listed firm plans integrated property projects to weather bleak industry outlook

9 Dec 13:08 1 article

Listed firm plans integrated property projects to weather bleak industry outlook

Bank Indonesia's policy to lower loan-to-value (LTV) ratios for mortgages by 5 percentage points, effective since Dec. 2, will likely improve the property sector.

9 Dec 13:08 The Jakarta Post 7678601103679288062.html
Andhra govt cancels Rs 3 crore work orders at CM's residence to ward off criticism

9 Dec 08:57 1 article

Andhra govt cancels Rs 3 crore work orders at CM's residence to ward off criticism

BJP leader Lanka Dinakar welcomed the cancellation of the order pertaining to the expenditure.

9 Dec 08:57 Deccan Chronicle 7881006362926578766.html
3 Big Stock Charts for Monday: Hanesbrands, Canada Goose, and Ball Corporation

9 Dec 12:43 1 article

3 Big Stock Charts for Monday: Hanesbrands, Canada Goose, and Ball Corporation

Monday's big stock charts, including GOOS stock, highlight three names looking for direction and hoping for help from the broad market.

9 Dec 12:43 InvestorPlace 24614511102210136.html
Bitcoin Road to $100K: Peter Brandt Explains the When and How

9 Dec 15:00 1 article

Bitcoin Road to $100K: Peter Brandt Explains the When and How

Bitcoin is heading towards the $100,000 mark, according to veteran commodity trader Peter Brandt, who shared his analysis in a new video clip. However,

9 Dec 15:00 Bitcoinist.com 1696346937089590777.html
Trade war goes digital: countries eye tariffs on Internet economy

9 Dec 13:50 1 article

Trade war goes digital: countries eye tariffs on Internet economy

Potentially forcing people to pay duties on software and movie downloads.

9 Dec 13:50 iTnews 4425008560748028186.html
Labour group accuses Google of illegally firing workers to stifle unionism

9 Dec 13:37 1 article

Labour group accuses Google of illegally firing workers to stifle unionism

Communications Workers of America union files federal labour charge.

9 Dec 13:37 iTnews 4425008559757775871.html
Banks could face forced legacy systems cull

9 Dec 13:32 1 article

Banks could face forced legacy systems cull

RBA floats closure of direct debits for real-time automation.

9 Dec 13:32 iTnews 4425008559546558725.html
Universal Insurance mulls new capital raising to boost capital base

9 Dec 09:01 1 article

Universal Insurance mulls new capital raising to boost capital base

Universal Insurance Plc is considering raising new equity funds to bolster its operations and strengthen its capital base ahead of deadline for ...

9 Dec 09:01 The Nation Newspaper 2658445900431758530.html
OKEx Prepares to Launch USDT-Margined Perpetual Swap Trading, Announces TMMR Risk Management Feature for Spot Margin Trading

9 Dec 08:31 1 article

OKEx Prepares to Launch USDT-Margined Perpetual Swap Trading, Announces TMMR Risk Management Feature for Spot Margin Trading

OKEx, the leading global cryptocurrency futures exchange platform has announced that it is going to soon launch its USDT Margined Perpetual Swap Trading

9 Dec 08:31 NewsBTC 7232133510857803481.html
Fines levied by the FCA rocket more than 500 per cent

9 Dec 16:27 1 article

Fines levied by the FCA rocket more than 500 per cent

The value of fines issued by City watchdog the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) this year has soared to £391.8m. Research [...]

9 Dec 16:27 City A.M. 6389894492200050125.html
Scott Morrison doesn't know the meaning of productivity

9 Dec 13:00 1 article

Scott Morrison doesn't know the meaning of productivity

Productivity won't save the economy when wages and demand growth have hit the floor.

9 Dec 13:00 Australian Financial Review 3974284487177985861.html
Credit Unions Find Opportunity In Payments Disruption

9 Dec 13:00 1 article

Credit Unions Find Opportunity In Payments Disruption

CULedger discusses credit unions' opportunity in payments innovation by being "rail agnostic" and supporting digital identity, data exchange and value exchange.

9 Dec 13:00 PYMNTS.com 7357138826457415937.html
Payments Role In Innovating Appointment-Based Businesses

9 Dec 09:00 1 article

Payments Role In Innovating Appointment-Based Businesses

Boulevard discusses the unique needs of salons to elevate their one-to-one client relationships with technology that can also widen their margins.

9 Dec 09:00 PYMNTS.com 7357138826488218312.html
Amazon is opening a new office in New York City. Here are 11 mind-blowing facts that show just how wealthy CEO Jeff Bezos really is., Business Insider - Business Insider Singapore

9 Dec 15:24 1 article

Amazon is opening a new office in New York City. Here are 11 mind-blowing facts that show just how wealthy CEO Jeff Bezos really is., Business Insider - Business Insider Singapore

Business Insider - Worth an estimated $109 billion, Bezos is so rich that an average American spending $1 is comparable to the Amazon CEO spending $1.2 million.. Read more at businessinsider.sg

9 Dec 15:24 www.businessinsider.sg 5090408757264746693.html
7 Low-Risk Mutual Funds to Buy Now

9 Dec 13:11 1 article

7 Low-Risk Mutual Funds to Buy Now

An array of low-risk mutual funds spanning multiple asset classes are currently available to investors. Here are seven worth a look.

9 Dec 13:11 InvestorPlace 24614509129806755.html
IIB Board of Directors in Budapest Summed up the Results of 2019:  Successful Completion of Relocation to Europe, Record Growth of Loan Portfolio and Key Performance Indicators

9 Dec 17:07 1 article

IIB Board of Directors in Budapest Summed up the Results of 2019:  Successful Completion of Relocation to Europe, Record Growth of Loan Portfolio and Key Performance Indicators

On December 6, 2019, IIB Board of Directors met in Budapest. The meeting summed up the results of the outgoing year, which became not only very successful but to a large degree marked a turning point in recent IIB history.

9 Dec 17:07 novinite.com 4235039570120317041.html
Made In Space Europe wins LSA contract to develop inexpensive robotic arm

9 Dec 11:00 1 article

Made In Space Europe wins LSA contract to develop inexpensive robotic arm

Made In Space Europe and Luxembourg Space Agency won a European Space Agency contract to develop an inexpensive robotic arm for space applications.

9 Dec 11:00 SpaceNews 7631243600632548392.html
French-listed behemoth Elis weighs bid for Spotless Laundries

9 Dec 10:32 1 article

French-listed behemoth Elis weighs bid for Spotless Laundries

French behemoth Elis is weighing a bid for Spotless' commercial laundries business.

9 Dec 10:32 Australian Financial Review 3974284488169317250.html
How bad leadership, corruption fuel poverty in Africa

9 Dec 09:06 1 article

How bad leadership, corruption fuel poverty in Africa

More than 70 per cent of Africa’s estimated 1.2 billion people are said to be suffering from high unemployment, inequality and poverty.

9 Dec 09:06 The Nation Newspaper 2658445900411211554.html
Buhari inaugurates treasury portal, says Nigerians can now monitor govt spending

9 Dec 14:58 1 article

Buhari inaugurates treasury portal, says Nigerians can now monitor govt spending

The Federal Government has launched the Open Treasury Portal, with the hope of making public the daily treasury statement on how monies that come into government coffer are being spent. This was...

9 Dec 14:58 Punch Newspapers 3524240995346360638.html
IP-based phone service providers to use technology to tackle caller ID spoofing

9 Dec 17:37 1 article

IP-based phone service providers to use technology to tackle caller ID spoofing

Canadian providers of Internet-based phone systems should be able to adopt new technology next year that goes after fake phone calls.

9 Dec 17:37 CP24 1887544294495662735.html
APICORP outlines key recommendations for sustainable growth in Mena

9 Dec 17:16 1 article

APICORP outlines key recommendations for sustainable growth in Mena

Access to private sector financing and increased energy efficiency amongst key recommendations for sustainable growth of MENA energy sector

9 Dec 17:16 Times of Oman 5168079155977261100.html
Fostering a new era in the climate change space

9 Dec 15:05 1 article

Fostering a new era in the climate change space

Sangam Ventures provides seed and early-stage funding to start-ups in the cleantech sector

9 Dec 15:05 BusinessLine 5283600636058725.html
EUR/USD keeps highs as Eurozone Dec Sentix Investor Confidence beats estimates with +0.7

9 Dec 09:32 1 article

EUR/USD keeps highs as Eurozone Dec Sentix Investor Confidence beats estimates with +0.7

Investor confidence in the Eurozone improved sharply in December amid looming US-China trade tensions and German recession, the latest data published

9 Dec 09:32 FXStreet 4480975639170249092.html
India: Analysing the fiscal impact of income tax cuts – Standard Chartered Bank

9 Dec 08:29 1 article

India: Analysing the fiscal impact of income tax cuts – Standard Chartered Bank

Economist at Standard Chartered Bank offered their take on the fiscal impact of an expected personal income tax cut – aimed at boosting consumption de

9 Dec 08:29 FXStreet 4480975638633712257.html
Fed to reiterate its comfort with policy as it is, with little change in the projections – ABN AMRO

9 Dec 17:38 1 article

Fed to reiterate its comfort with policy as it is, with little change in the projections – ABN AMRO

Previewing this week's Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) meeting, "the Fed is widely expected to keep policy rates on hold at the conclusion of the

9 Dec 17:38 FXStreet 4480975639328056926.html
School secretaries to hold national one-day strike and escalate their industrial action

9 Dec 16:53 1 article

School secretaries to hold national one-day strike and escalate their industrial action

The one-day strike in January will be followed by a work-to-rule from the secretaries, trade union Fórsa said.

9 Dec 16:53 TheJournal.ie 6446904418493959253.html
Wall Street starts new week on back foot

9 Dec 14:43 1 article

Wall Street starts new week on back foot

Wall Street's main indexes started the first day of the week in with modest losses as investors refrain from making large bets while waiting for fresh

9 Dec 14:43 FXStreet 4480975639438887567.html
These are the watches worn by some of the most powerful businessmen and CEOs in the world, Business Insider - Business Insider Singapore

9 Dec 17:02 1 article

These are the watches worn by some of the most powerful businessmen and CEOs in the world, Business Insider - Business Insider Singapore

Business Insider - A luxury timepiece is an essential accessory for a CEO. Here is a list of watches worn by some of the world's most powerful executives.. Read more at businessinsider.sg

9 Dec 17:02 www.businessinsider.sg 5090408755522904220.html
Gladstone Land: It's Economics 101

9 Dec 13:42 1 article

Gladstone Land: It's Economics 101

Farmland is the perfect asset class because the lower supply of arable land leads to higher profitability for the most fertile farm.In turn, that leads to steady appreciation of value and rental growt

9 Dec 13:42 Seeking Alpha 5725634557024412404.html
4 Cybersecurity Stocks to Buy for Long-Term Gains

9 Dec 13:01 1 article

4 Cybersecurity Stocks to Buy for Long-Term Gains

Secular tailwinds underpinning the cybersecurity market remain as favorable as ever, meaning these four cybersecurity stocks are good buys.

9 Dec 13:01 InvestorPlace 24614510834912738.html
Official: China hopes for US trade pact as tariff hike nears

9 Dec 12:10 1 article

Official: China hopes for US trade pact as tariff hike nears

BEIJING (AP) - A Chinese official says Beijing wants a prompt settlement of its trade war with Washington.

9 Dec 12:10 WFXT 6395891953554644399.html
Investors Should Buy Amazon Stock While It Keeps Treading Water

9 Dec 17:45 1 article

Investors Should Buy Amazon Stock While It Keeps Treading Water

Worries about Amazon's declining AWS growth and rising content spending appear to be overblown. Amazon stock has got plenty of life in it.

9 Dec 17:45 InvestorPlace 24614509333877140.html
Under $3, Plug Power Stock Is a Good Speculative Buy

9 Dec 17:46 1 article

Under $3, Plug Power Stock Is a Good Speculative Buy

Plug Power and PLUG stock lost all momentum Dec. 2 when it announced it would sell up to 40 million shares in a secondary offering.

9 Dec 17:46 InvestorPlace 24614509526217970.html
SoftBank plans AI institute to aid businesses

9 Dec 10:39 1 article

SoftBank plans AI institute to aid businesses

SoftBank and The University of Tokyo teamed on a project to boost development of AI ...

9 Dec 10:39 Mobile World Live 2109488011407768123.html
Probe underway into $3.3M fraud at Telenor bank

9 Dec 10:17 1 article

Probe underway into $3.3M fraud at Telenor bank

Several employees at Telenor’s Pakistan-based Microfinance Bank were accused of helping scam the operation out ...

9 Dec 10:17 Mobile World Live 2109488009797025600.html
Be Wary of Ford’s High Dividend Yield

9 Dec 16:58 1 article

Be Wary of Ford’s High Dividend Yield

Be wary of the high Ford stock dividend yield. Ford still can't afford the dividend since its adjusted FCF is too low and not growing.

9 Dec 16:58 InvestorPlace 24614511230109956.html
3 Healthcare Stocks to Buy Before the End of 2019

9 Dec 16:12 1 article

3 Healthcare Stocks to Buy Before the End of 2019

The year-end success of the healthcare sector has led to several strong stocks to buy. Here are three of the best healthcare stocks to buy.

9 Dec 16:12 InvestorPlace 24614509814683286.html
Tighter climate rules seen erasing US$2.3 trln in firms’ value

9 Dec 08:26 1 article

Tighter climate rules seen erasing US$2.3 trln in firms’ value

Tighter government climate regulations by 2025 could wipe up to US$2.3 trillion off the value of companies in industries ranging from fossil fuel producers to agriculture and car makers, an investor group warned, Reuters reports. Any abrupt policy shifts risk severely disrupting current investment strategies, Principles of Responsible Investing (PRI), a group representing investors with…

9 Dec 08:26 EJ Insight 7853952858169797558.html
Time to Remodel Your Portfolio With Home Depot Stock

9 Dec 14:47 1 article

Time to Remodel Your Portfolio With Home Depot Stock

Home Depot stock is finally finding some support after a sharp 10% drop. HD should begin to head higher over the coming weeks.

9 Dec 14:47 InvestorPlace 24614511087186051.html
With No Revenue or Approved Treatments, Ocugen Stock Is a Clear Sell

9 Dec 13:12 1 article

With No Revenue or Approved Treatments, Ocugen Stock Is a Clear Sell

Because if you do, you’ll probably lose all your principal and a tax deduction would then be the only benefit to owning OCGN stock.

9 Dec 13:12 InvestorPlace 24614510197071743.html
Gemini Dollar (GUSD) Price Up 1.2% This Week

9 Dec 17:03 6 articles

Mindexcoin Price Tops $0.0010 on Major Exchanges (MIC)

Mindexcoin (CURRENCY:MIC) traded 0.3% lower against the dollar during the 1 day period ending at 11:00 AM ET on December 9th. One Mindexcoin token can now be bought for about $0.0010 or 0.00000013 BTC on cryptocurrency exchanges including EtherDelta (ForkDelta), Token Store, LATOKEN and Mercatox. Mindexcoin has a market capitalization of $674,350.00 and approximately $7,246.00 […]

9 Dec 17:03 Markets Daily 6922190227156479601.html
AICHAIN (AIT) Achieves Market Cap of $438,636.00

AICHAIN (CURRENCY:AIT) traded down 1.8% against the U.S. dollar during the twenty-four hour period ending at 12:00 PM ET on December 9th. One AICHAIN token can currently be purchased for $0.0008 or 0.00000011 BTC on popular exchanges including CoinEgg, BCEX, FCoin and OTCBTC. AICHAIN has a total market cap of $438,636.00 and $22,239.00 worth of […]

9 Dec 17:14 Markets Daily 6922190227976785889.html
Zen Protocol (ZP) Hits Market Capitalization of $736,884.00

Zen Protocol (CURRENCY:ZP) traded 8.6% higher against the U.S. dollar during the 1-day period ending at 8:00 AM ET on December 9th. Zen Protocol has a market capitalization of $736,884.00 and approximately $2,007.00 worth of Zen Protocol was traded on exchanges in the last day. One Zen Protocol coin can currently be bought for approximately […]

9 Dec 13:35 Markets Daily 6922190227259668282.html
Dinero (DIN) Price Hits $0.0002 on Top Exchanges

Dinero (CURRENCY:DIN) traded up 0.5% against the U.S. dollar during the 24 hour period ending at 12:00 PM Eastern on December 9th. During the last week, Dinero has traded 4.4% higher against the U.S. dollar. One Dinero coin can currently be bought for $0.0002 or 0.00000003 BTC on popular exchanges including Graviex, Trade Satoshi, CryptoBridge […]

9 Dec 17:51 Markets Daily 6922190227674867707.html
Peony (PNY) Achieves Market Cap of $21,714.00

Peony (CURRENCY:PNY) traded down 1.2% against the dollar during the 1-day period ending at 8:00 AM Eastern on December 9th. During the last week, Peony has traded 5.6% higher against the dollar. Peony has a market cap of $21,714.00 and $267.00 worth of Peony was traded on exchanges in the last 24 hours. One Peony […]

9 Dec 13:35 Markets Daily 6922190227248008599.html
Gemini Dollar (GUSD) Price Up 1.2% This Week

Gemini Dollar (CURRENCY:GUSD) traded down 0.2% against the dollar during the twenty-four hour period ending at 12:00 PM Eastern on December 9th. One Gemini Dollar token can currently be purchased for about $1.00 or 0.00013392 BTC on exchanges including DEx.top, HitBTC, The Rock Trading and Bibox. In the last week, Gemini Dollar has traded up […]

9 Dec 17:14 Markets Daily 6922190227721920224.html
Phones 4U billionaire John Caudwell tells John McDonnell he may leave the UK if Labour wins the election

9 Dec 12:09 1 article

Phones 4U billionaire John Caudwell tells John McDonnell he may leave the UK if Labour wins the election

Billionaire Phones 4U founder John Caudwell told shadow chancellor John McDonnell today that he was considering leaving the country if the Labour Party wins Thursday’s General Election.

9 Dec 12:09 City A.M. 6389894491230544276.html
Aerospace engineer Senior mulls selling aerostructures division

9 Dec 15:31 1 article

Aerospace engineer Senior mulls selling aerostructures division

Senior has admitted it is thinking about selling off its aerostructures division, in a deal that could be worth up to £450m.

9 Dec 15:31 City A.M. 6389894490285597507.html
FOMC to leave the target range unchanged – NBF

9 Dec 10:33 1 article

FOMC to leave the target range unchanged – NBF

According to analysts at National Bank Financial, the highlight of the week will be the central bank’s monetary policy meeting in the US. Key Quotes “

9 Dec 10:33 FXStreet 4480975638635914397.html
Chilango confirms plans to launch CVA and exit leases

9 Dec 14:31 1 article

Chilango confirms plans to launch CVA and exit leases

Embattled Mexican chain Chilango has confirmed that it plans to launch a company voluntary arrangement (CVA) in a bid to secure the future of its business.

9 Dec 14:31 City A.M. 6389894491290614775.html
Late payments: Firms wait twice as long for cash in 2019

9 Dec 10:01 1 article

Late payments: Firms wait twice as long for cash in 2019

The UK’s small and medium-sized businesses are being stretched by customers failing to pay them on time, according to a [...]

9 Dec 10:01 City A.M. 6389894491515101182.html
'Buyer's Price' program to continue until June 2020

9 Dec 11:39 1 article

'Buyer's Price' program to continue until June 2020

Programming offering subsidized homes for first-time buyers will continue through first half of 2020, Finance Ministry says.

9 Dec 11:39 Israel National News 5374683670062435218.html
After Earnings, Watch for Workday Stock to Strike $168.50

9 Dec 11:00 1 article

After Earnings, Watch for Workday Stock to Strike $168.50

Workday stock lean bearish on the charts. Its valuation is a little rich, particularly amid this earnings report. What's up with WDAY stock?

9 Dec 11:00 InvestorPlace 24614511146824443.html
5 Restaurant Stocks Dominating Holiday Season Foot Traffic

9 Dec 16:20 1 article

5 Restaurant Stocks Dominating Holiday Season Foot Traffic

Foot traffic is one of the best indicators of which fast-food restaurant stocks are best navigating the difficult environment.

9 Dec 16:20 InvestorPlace 24614510406494199.html
Fed’s repo action for year-end crunch point oversubscribed

9 Dec 16:50 1 article

Fed’s repo action for year-end crunch point oversubscribed

The Federal Reserve Bank of New York’s operation to inject cash into the financial system over the end of the year was oversubscribed on Monday, indicating that participants are still hungry for funding to take them into 2020.

9 Dec 16:50 BNN 3833521688593701702.html
Kingdom calls on Japan to increase number of direct flights to Siem Reap, Phnom Penh

9 Dec 16:31 1 article

Kingdom calls on Japan to increase number of direct flights to Siem Reap, Phnom Penh

Cambodia is requesting Japan to increase the number of direct flights from Japanese cities and provinces to Phnom Penh and Siem Reap, so as to contribute to increasing cooperation and tourist numbers between the two countries.

9 Dec 16:31 The Phnom Penh Post 4150766114488253887.html
Bitcoin in wait-and-see mode as downward trend persists

9 Dec 16:11 1 article

Bitcoin in wait-and-see mode as downward trend persists

With Bitcoin’s wild price swings subsiding over the past week, investors are now looking ahead to its next potential breakout.

9 Dec 16:11 BNN 3833521688168567367.html
PH records 6.8M int’l visitors from Jan-Oct

9 Dec 17:49 1 article

PH records 6.8M int’l visitors from Jan-Oct

International tourist arrivals reached over 6.8 million visitors as of October this year reflecting a 15 percent growth over same period last year, according to the Department of Tourism.

9 Dec 17:49 Manila Bulletin Business 8374351514182779241.html
Fed Study: Electronic Devices Used In 24 Pct. Of Consumer Payments

9 Dec 15:20 1 article

Fed Study: Electronic Devices Used In 24 Pct. Of Consumer Payments

Among the findings of the 2018 Diary of Consumer Payment Choice, produced through several of the U.S. Federal Reserve Banks, electronic payments are on the rise.

9 Dec 15:20 PYMNTS.com 7357138825046996748.html
EU agrees future human rights sanctions

9 Dec 14:23 1 article

EU agrees future human rights sanctions

Human rights abusers worldwide are to face EU asset freezes and travel bans under new-model sanctions agreed by foreign ministers in Brussels Monday. "Today, the EU unanimously decided to legislate a worldwide EU human rights sanction regime," Dutch forei...

9 Dec 14:23 EUobserver 625925299468589402.html
BMO joins $6m FlexPay funding round

9 Dec 13:15 1 article

BMO joins $6m FlexPay funding round

FlexPay, a Montreal-based startup using AI to help merchants recover lost revenues from declined transactions, has raised $6 million in a funding round led by Impression Ventures and joined by BMO Capital Partners.

9 Dec 13:15 Finextra 6000504750284266849.html
Monday’s Vital Data: Bank of America, Apple and JPMorgan Chase

9 Dec 14:25 1 article

Monday’s Vital Data: Bank of America, Apple and JPMorgan Chase

Options trading was buzzing in Bank of America, Apple and JPMorgan Chase stock. Here are the metrics that matter moving forward.

9 Dec 14:25 InvestorPlace 24614510089777581.html
BoC to cut rates just once in 2020 – TDS

9 Dec 14:47 1 article

BoC to cut rates just once in 2020 – TDS

Analysts at TD Securities have changed their call and are now looking for the Bank of Canada to cut rates just once in April 2020. Key Quotes “While t

9 Dec 14:47 FXStreet 4480975639231429238.html
Government debt is not a free lunch

9 Dec 08:41 1 article

Government debt is not a free lunch

With interest rates on government debt at multi-decade lows, a number of leading economists have argued that almost every advanced economy can allow debt to drift up toward Japanese levels (over 150 percent of GDP even by the most conservative measure) without any great concern about long-term consequences. Advocates of much higher debt might be…

9 Dec 08:41 EJ Insight 7853952858331601519.html
ECB to leave the interest rates unchanged this week – Deutsche Bank

9 Dec 10:50 1 article

ECB to leave the interest rates unchanged this week – Deutsche Bank

Deutsche Bank analysts suggest that the market is expecting no changes in interest rates from the ECB this week but the meeting will be closely watche

9 Dec 10:50 FXStreet 4480975639131288395.html
Dutch reduce terror threat level for first time since 2013

9 Dec 16:39 1 article

Dutch reduce terror threat level for first time since 2013

The Dutch national anti-terrorism agency (NCTV) reduced on Monday the threat of a terror attack in the Netherlands for the first time since 2013, Reuters writes. "We still see jihadist attacks in the West every now and then", the NCTV said. "But the situa...

9 Dec 16:39 EUobserver 625925299142480342.html
Mortgage switching startup Dashly names first direct founder Harris chairman

9 Dec 16:09 1 article

Mortgage switching startup Dashly names first direct founder Harris chairman

Fintech pioneer and first direct founder Mike Harris has come out of retirement to take on the role of chairman at mortgage switching tool Dashly.

9 Dec 16:09 Finextra 6000504749532533861.html
Canada: Firm housing starts data for November – RBC

9 Dec 14:04 1 article

Canada: Firm housing starts data for November – RBC

Josh Nye, senior economist at the Royal Bank of Canada, notes that the Canadian housing starts were little changed at 201,000 in November with six-mon

9 Dec 14:04 FXStreet 4480975639805965292.html
Lack of Profitability Is a Significant Risk for Zillow Stock

9 Dec 12:10 1 article

Lack of Profitability Is a Significant Risk for Zillow Stock

A lack of profits has kept Zillow stock stuck in neutral for 3 years, and it looks like these profitability issues are here to stay.

9 Dec 12:10 InvestorPlace 24614511222501951.html
UK Digital Security Platform Smartlands Will Tokenize Own Equity. Offering to be Sold in the US via Broker Dealer

9 Dec 17:09 1 article

UK Digital Security Platform Smartlands Will Tokenize Own Equity. Offering to be Sold in the US via Broker Dealer

UK based Smartlands will be tokenizing its own equity selling a 3.5% equity stake in the platform, according to a note from the company. Smartlands is a digital

9 Dec 17:09 Crowdfund Insider 6834688072330595182.html
Regtech: Centenal, CustomerXP, Dathena, IDfy, Merkle Science are the Top 5 Asian Regulatory Tech Firms according to Regtech100

9 Dec 16:48 1 article

Regtech: Centenal, CustomerXP, Dathena, IDfy, Merkle Science are the Top 5 Asian Regulatory Tech Firms according to Regtech100

Regtech100 recently published its latest list of the world’s top or best 100 regulatory technology (Regtech) firms. There were five Regtechs on the list that

9 Dec 16:48 Crowdfund Insider 6834688073947816585.html
T-Mobile, Sprint head to court to defend merger

9 Dec 16:42 1 article

T-Mobile, Sprint head to court to defend merger

Attorneys general from more than a dozen states are flexing their legal muscles in a landmark trial that could block T-Mobile's $26 billion merger with Sprint.

9 Dec 16:42 CHANNEL3000 830332542990492399.html
Forex Club Shutters FX Operations in Russia

9 Dec 16:41 1 article

Forex Club Shutters FX Operations in Russia

Forex Club has stopped accepting services for Russian users in what has become a trend in 2019.

9 Dec 16:41 Finance Magnates | Financial and business news 8992138266418687145.html
Eurex Strengthens European Bond Market with New Product

9 Dec 14:50 1 article

Eurex Strengthens European Bond Market with New Product

Eurex will improve its offering by launching EUR-denominated fixed income ETF options starting today

9 Dec 14:50 Finance Magnates | Financial and business news 8992138265739162557.html
An Industry in Transition: ThinCats Exits P2P Lending to Focus only on Institutional Money

9 Dec 14:27 1 article

An Industry in Transition: ThinCats Exits P2P Lending to Focus only on Institutional Money

Last week, P2P property lender Landbay announced it would no longer accept retail money as it moved away from the peer to peer lending model. Managing P2P inves

9 Dec 14:27 Crowdfund Insider 6834688072980411211.html
Catching Up: NatWest Adds More Features to Banking App

9 Dec 14:02 1 article

Catching Up: NatWest Adds More Features to Banking App

The race to compete with emerging Fintechs is compelling most all banks to up their game. This is good for the consumer. Better service and lower costs (hopeful

9 Dec 14:02 Crowdfund Insider 6834688073689263770.html
Canadian Fintech FlexPay Secures $6 Million Through Latest Investment Round Led By Impression Ventures

9 Dec 13:25 1 article

Canadian Fintech FlexPay Secures $6 Million Through Latest Investment Round Led By Impression Ventures

FlexPay, a Canada-based fintech that uses AI and machine learning to help merchants recover lost revenues from declined transactions, announced on Monday it sec

9 Dec 13:25 Crowdfund Insider 6834688073530360265.html
Blockchain: Tim Draper Backs VC Goren Holm Ventures, Firm Rebrands as Draper Goren Holm

9 Dec 13:00 1 article

Blockchain: Tim Draper Backs VC Goren Holm Ventures, Firm Rebrands as Draper Goren Holm

Prominent venture capitalist and blockchain proponent Tim Draper has backed LA-based blockchain-focused venture firm. Goren Holm Ventures has received an invest

9 Dec 13:00 Crowdfund Insider 6834688072437974401.html
Hungary’s Central Bank Issues Warning stating that Traditional Lenders Might Be Forced Out of Market Due to Competitive Fintech Firms

9 Dec 12:37 1 article

Hungary’s Central Bank Issues Warning stating that Traditional Lenders Might Be Forced Out of Market Due to Competitive Fintech Firms

Some of Hungary’s financial institutions might be forced to exit the market as they may not be adequately prepared to continue to compete with challengers fro

9 Dec 12:37 Crowdfund Insider 6834688073609978522.html
IDEG Launches 2 Bitcoin Trusts in Asia

9 Dec 09:09 1 article

IDEG Launches 2 Bitcoin Trusts in Asia

Digital asset management firm IDEG Investment on Sunday announced the launch of two crypto trusts - Asia Bitcoin Trust I and Atlas Mining Trust I.

9 Dec 09:09 Finance Magnates | Financial and business news 8992138266506605017.html
UBank adopts Basiq's AI-powered tools to help Millennials budget

9 Dec 13:00 1 article

UBank adopts Basiq's AI-powered tools to help Millennials budget

Open banking will help the NAB subsidiary crunch data to help younger customers save more.

9 Dec 13:00 Australian Financial Review 3974284486903546158.html
MamaMancini's Holdings, Inc.'s (MMMB) CEO Carl Wolf on Q3 2020 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

9 Dec 16:19 1 article

MamaMancini's Holdings, Inc.'s (MMMB) CEO Carl Wolf on Q3 2020 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

MamaMancini's Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB:MMMB) Q3 2020 Results Earnings Conference Call December 09, 2019, 08:30 AM ET Company Participants Greg Falesnik - IR, MZ North America Carl Wolf - Chairman, Chief

9 Dec 16:19 Seeking Alpha 5725634556596119003.html
Canada: Building Permits declined by 1.5% in October vs. +2.9% expected

9 Dec 13:34 1 article

Canada: Building Permits declined by 1.5% in October vs. +2.9% expected

The total value of Building Permits issued by Canadian municipalities declined by 1.5% to $8.3 billion on a monthly basis in October and fell short of

9 Dec 13:34 FXStreet 4480975639382574729.html
AMCON takes over oil firm over N29b debt, appoints manager

9 Dec 16:28 1 article

AMCON takes over oil firm over N29b debt, appoints manager

The Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) on Monday took over Cedar Oil & Gas Exploration and Production Limited over N29 billion bad debt...

9 Dec 16:28 The Nation Newspaper 2658445901448672164.html
Can Buy Now Pay Later Solutions Cut Through The Holiday Noise?

9 Dec 12:15 1 article

Can Buy Now Pay Later Solutions Cut Through The Holiday Noise?

U.S. consumers are expected to spend roughly $149 billion online this holiday season — but many are still paying off credit card bills from last year's splurge. Getting consumers to spend, without making them feel overextended, may require new methods. In the inaugural Buy Now, Pay Later (BNPL) Tracker, Nick Kaplan, president of fashion brand Fashion To Figure, explains how BNPL solutions are becoming key to giving consumers financial flexibility and merchants more sales.

9 Dec 12:15 PYMNTS.com 7357138826556485556.html
Rents up again as Government’s poor policies bite

9 Dec 14:13 1 article

Rents up again as Government’s poor policies bite

Simon Bridges - Leader of the Opposition

9 Dec 14:13 SCOOP 5315658999834578645.html
We inherited N100b debts not N30b, says AbdulRazaq

9 Dec 12:45 1 article

We inherited N100b debts not N30b, says AbdulRazaq

Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq on Monday said that his administration inherited a sum of N100 billion debts from the former government of...

9 Dec 12:45 The Nation Newspaper 2658445900648041443.html
AEDC: We cannot avoid VAT from meter cost - The Nation Newspaper

9 Dec 08:18 1 article

AEDC: We cannot avoid VAT from meter cost - The Nation Newspaper

Following the complaint about the surreptitious manner in which the Abuja Electricity Company (AEDC) has raised the cost of meters, the power firm's ...

9 Dec 08:18 The Nation Newspaper 2658445900767935397.html
No proposal for education loans waiver, says govt

9 Dec 13:40 1 article

No proposal for education loans waiver, says govt

The government on Monday said there is no proposal under consideration for waiver of education loans. In the last three years from 2016-17 to March 2019, the amount of outstanding education loans

9 Dec 13:40 Deccan Herald 2027555795887314232.html
GBP positioning higher ahead of election – ING

9 Dec 11:59 1 article

GBP positioning higher ahead of election – ING

According to CFTC data for the week between 27 Nov-3 Dec, speculative investors have trimmed some GBP shorts with latest polls keep cementing the pros

9 Dec 11:59 FXStreet 4480975638041236073.html
S&P 500, Nasdaq edge higher; tariff deadline in focus

9 Dec 16:00 1 article

S&P 500, Nasdaq edge higher; tariff deadline in focus

NEW YORK, Dec 9 — The S&P 500 and Nasdaq indexes edged higher today, with investors keeping a close watch on headlines around US-China trade as planned tariffs on Chinese imports kick in on December 15. Beijing and Washington are negotiating a first phase trade deal aimed at de-escalating...

9 Dec 16:00 Malaymail 302165934991650782.html
Dollar holds ground as central bank meetings loom, pound jumps

9 Dec 10:29 1 article

Dollar holds ground as central bank meetings loom, pound jumps

LONDON, Dec 9 — The dollar held its ground today thanks to last week’s stronger-than-expected jobs data, although worries about US/China trade talks kept gains in check, while Britain’s pound jumped on the latest polls ahead of this week’s election. Sterling hit a fresh 2-1/2 year high...

9 Dec 10:29 Malaymail 302165935752289488.html
Strong Jobs Numbers Boost Bank of America

9 Dec 14:10 1 article

Strong Jobs Numbers Boost Bank of America

We want to take advantage of rising long-term interest rates with a put write on Bank of America (NYSE:BAC)

9 Dec 14:10 InvestorPlace 24614511087973956.html
Low business confidence, less Christmas cheer

9 Dec 12:24 1 article

Low business confidence, less Christmas cheer

Paul Goldsmith - Finance

9 Dec 12:24 SCOOP 5315658998758480624.html
Child poverty figures show much more needs to be done

9 Dec 11:04 1 article

Child poverty figures show much more needs to be done

The New Zealand Maori Council has called the latest childhood poverty statistics released by the Children’s Commissioner as appalling for a first world nation and has called upon the Government to do more. Matthew Tukaki, the Councils Executive Director has also indicated that a good per head of population proportion within the data shows that Maori and Pacific communities are most affected.

9 Dec 11:04 SCOOP 5315658999387788057.html
USD/JPY: Bears losing their grip as market attempts to bottom

9 Dec 17:55 1 article

USD/JPY: Bears losing their grip as market attempts to bottom

USD/JPY is trading on the bid in the US session following a rise from 108.42 the low to a high of 108.66. The US dollar is holding up despite a strong

9 Dec 17:55 FXStreet 4480975639501346977.html
Fitch: Smoother Italy-EU relations do not remove fiscal uncertainty

9 Dec 15:04 1 article

Fitch: Smoother Italy-EU relations do not remove fiscal uncertainty

Political divisions and differing policy views within Italy's governing coalition are likely to constrain meaningful tax & structural reforms, Fitch R

9 Dec 15:04 FXStreet 4480975639907111503.html
US Agriculture Sec. Perdue: Do not believe tariffs will be implemented on December 15th

9 Dec 14:21 1 article

US Agriculture Sec. Perdue: Do not believe tariffs will be implemented on December 15th

United States Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue crossed the wires in the last minutes saying that he does not believe the tariff hike will go into ef

9 Dec 14:21 FXStreet 4480975640146215221.html
ADB, Pakistan sign $1.3 billion loan agreement

9 Dec 13:15 1 article

ADB, Pakistan sign $1.3 billion loan agreement

Federal Minister for Economic Affairs Hammad Azhar was present on the occasion.

9 Dec 13:15 Dunya News 5863268917598287955.html
Rupee firms up to five-month high against dollar; strengthens by 15 paisa today

9 Dec 11:33 1 article

Rupee firms up to five-month high against dollar; strengthens by 15 paisa today

Moody

9 Dec 11:33 Dunya News 5863268917857589133.html
UK visitors to GCC to increase 22% by 2024, reports ATM

9 Dec 17:20 1 article

UK visitors to GCC to increase 22% by 2024, reports ATM

2.8 million UK residents will travel to the GCC in 2024, an additional 500,000 travellers when compared with 2018

9 Dec 17:20 Times of Oman 5168079156322144101.html
Airtel scraps expiry dates on data, voice as subscriber numbers continue to grow

9 Dec 14:10 1 article

Airtel scraps expiry dates on data, voice as subscriber numbers continue to grow

NAIROBI, Kenya, Dec 9 - Airtel Kenya has launched no expiry data and call rates that will allow customers to spend as low as 1 bob for 5MB data and to make calls at 2bob

9 Dec 14:10 Capital Business 7605153803068584619.html
Lebanon's exit path from economic woes

9 Dec 14:27 1 article

Lebanon's exit path from economic woes

The government should aim at restoring confidence through economic sustainability and balanced growth.

9 Dec 14:27 An-Nahar 2220466262944503984.html
'EV charging biz to grow at 50 by 2022 in India'

9 Dec 15:46 1 article

'EV charging biz to grow at 50 by 2022 in India'

Power and energy management firm Delta Electronics expects its electric vehicle charging business in India to grow around 50 per cent per annum in the next three years with more car makers bringing their EVs into the country, according to a senior company official. The company, which has

9 Dec 15:46 Deccan Herald 2027555796580638674.html
Consumers Increasingly In The ‘Buy Now, Pay Later’ Mood

9 Dec 16:00 1 article

Consumers Increasingly In The ‘Buy Now, Pay Later’ Mood

The rise of "buy now, pay later" shows the increased flexibility retailers are offering – and consumers are demanding – amid a changing commerce landscape.

9 Dec 16:00 PYMNTS.com 7357138825812734636.html
Wealth of Canadians divided along racial lines, says report on income inequality

9 Dec 15:45 3 articles

Wealth of Canadians divided along racial lines, says report on income inequality

One interesting finding was that racialized men have a higher employment rate than non-racialized men

9 Dec 15:45 Bashaw Star 2864261459545156265.html
Wealth of Canadians divided along racial lines, says report on income inequality

One interesting finding was that racialized men have a higher employment rate than non-racialized men

9 Dec 15:45 North Delta Reporter 5327740411451009705.html
Wealth of Canadians divided along racial lines, says report on income inequality

One interesting finding was that racialized men have a higher employment rate than non-racialized men

9 Dec 15:45 Barriere Star Journal 4297514367165393577.html
An Apparel, Footwear Group is Pushing for Amazon's Inclusion on Government's Annual "Notorious Markets" List

9 Dec 17:02 1 article

An Apparel, Footwear Group is Pushing for Amazon's Inclusion on Government's Annual "Notorious Markets" List

The U.S. Trade Representative’s 2019 blacklist of intellectual property abusers might include a striking new name: the $1 trillion e-commerce goliath that is Amazon. According to the Wall Street Journal, the Trump administration is considering adding some of the foreign offshoots of Jeff Bezos’ e-c

9 Dec 17:02 The Fashion Law 1920848952806552351.html
Trump Has Urged the World Bank to Stop Lending Money to China

9 Dec 12:25 1 article

Trump Has Urged the World Bank to Stop Lending Money to China

US President Donald Trump has called on the World Bank to stop lending money to China, BTA quoted Reuters as saying. This is his second strike on Beijing at a time when the two sides are continuing negotiations on a trade deal.

9 Dec 12:25 novinite.com 4235039571035286132.html
Sharjah to host fringe festival next month

9 Dec 12:20 1 article

Sharjah to host fringe festival next month

The huge event will run from January 16 until February 1, 2020

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Fed unlikely to move policy this week – Deutsche Bank

9 Dec 11:55 1 article

Fed unlikely to move policy this week – Deutsche Bank

Deutsche Bank analysts suggest that the US Fed is not expected to move policy by anyone this week and is likely to maintain status quo. Key Quotes “Th

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Subscription Services Top Santa’s 2020 Gift List

9 Dec 09:01 1 article

Subscription Services Top Santa’s 2020 Gift List

Recurly discusses the newer trend, reflected in Cyber Monday data, among consumers to give the gift of subscription services during the holiday season.

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Renaissance Services restructures its share capital

9 Dec 17:14 1 article

Renaissance Services restructures its share capital

The Board of Directors of Renaissance Services invited all shareholders to attend an Extraordinary General Meeting

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Hearables fuel wearable shipment surge

9 Dec 16:23 1 article

Hearables fuel wearable shipment surge

The growing popularity of wireless ear and headphones pushed wearable shipments in the third quarter ...

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Legaltech: India’s Lawyered, a Legal Technology Company, has Raised $100,000 from Angel Investors

9 Dec 13:54 1 article

Legaltech: India’s Lawyered, a Legal Technology Company, has Raised $100,000 from Angel Investors

Finding a good law firm to work with can be challenging, however, Lawyered aims to make it simpler, easier and faster to get the legal services companies may ne

9 Dec 13:54 Crowdfund Insider 6834688073046548493.html
Hotels and restaurants in East of England 'at heightened risk of insolvency'

9 Dec 10:31 1 article

Hotels and restaurants in East of England 'at heightened risk of insolvency'

The East of England's agricultural sector is healthier than most other parts of the UK - but construction, hotel and restaurant businesses are at heightened risk, a report suggests.

9 Dec 10:31 East Anglian Daily Times 681138151065960419.html
Things Are Going from Bad to Worse for Aurora Stock

9 Dec 13:19 1 article

Things Are Going from Bad to Worse for Aurora Stock

Does Aurora Cannabis stock offer an intriguing, compelling trade? Yes. However, realistically getting to that point is a major problem.

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