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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 13:03:15 GMT
Asia stocks up, Europe subdued before US data - New Zealand Herald
Merced Sun-Star - SEOUL, South Korea (AP) Asian stocks extended gains Tuesday ahead of U.S. and Chinese economic reports later this week while European markets were subdued amid the possibility of new sanctions against Russia. The South Korean stock market closed .Europe, Asia stocks up ahead of US dataMerced Sun-StarAsia stocks widen gains ahead of US, China dataState JournalAsia stocks rise modestly ahead of US, China dataMiamiHerald.comU.S. News & World Reportall 125 news articles .

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 23:22:06 GMT
Dollar Tree to buy Family Dollar for US$8.5bil to stave off competition - The Star Online
NBCNews.com - The deal will give Dollar Tree more than 13,000 stores across the United States and Canada, vaulting the company ahead of Dollar General to become North America's biggest discount retailer, with more than $18 billion in annual sales. While the sale is .Carl Icahn, Nelson Peltz, Rake It in as Dollar Tree Buys Family Dollar Stores .Jewish Business NewsDollar Tree to buy Family Dollar to stave off competitionMSN Moneyall 1,028 news articles .

Fri, 25 Jul 2014 22:49:17 GMT
Brent oil prices climbed as deteriorating relations between Russia and the United States fanned concerns about supply disruptions. Brent crude rose $1.32 to settle at $108.39 a barrel while U.S. crude gained 2 cents to settle at $102.09.- Reuters.

Tue, 29 Jul 2014 05:02:19 GMT
By YOUKYUNG LEE, AP Business Writer. SEOUL, South Korea — Asian stock markets posted modest gains Tuesday as investors treaded cautiously ahead of U.S. and Chinese economic reports later this week. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's Nikkei 225 added .

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 21:52:46 GMT
China profits boost Asian stock markets - Mid Columbia Tri City Herald
RUSSIA TENSIONS: Asian stocks rose despite declines in U.S. and European markets on Friday after weak earnings from Visa and Amazon and an agreement by European governments to tighten sanctions on Russia. They will limit trade in defense, .

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:59:21 GMT
Wal-Mart replaces head of struggling US business - Chicago Tribune
Stuff.co.nz- - Chicago Tribune"mart U.S. has not been knocking the cover off the ball," Yarbrough said. "They have lagged. So it looks like Doug was looking at a fresh perspective and Simon wanted to leave." -Mart's shares fell 1 percent to $76.25 on the New York Stock Exchange.-Mart US chief executive to step downLos Angeles TimesHigh-flying Kiwi to head US martStuff.co.nzall 279 news articles .

Mon, 14 Jul 2014 20:12:57 GMT
Mylan to Acquire Abbott's Non-US Businesses in $5.3 Billion Stock Deal - Pharmaceutical Technology Magazine
New York TimesMylan to Acquire Abbott's Non- - Pharmaceutical Technology MagazineMylan Inc. announced on July 14 that it has entered into an agreement with Abbott to acquire Abbott's non-US developed markets specialty and branded generics business in an all-stock transaction. Upon closing, Abbott will receive 105 million shares of .Mylan to Buy Abbott's Generic Drug Business Outside US for $5.3 BillionNew York TimesAbbott, Mylan Join Forces to Dodge US Taxes24/7 Wall St.Mylan to buy Abbott generics, cut taxes, in $5.3 billion dealReutersall 211 news articles .

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 18:32:35 GMT
The study by Alex Edmans of Wharton Business School, Chendi Zhang of Warwick Business School, and PhD. student Lucius Li of Warwick Business School investigates the stock returns in countries with flexible labor markets of companies with very high . .

Tue, 29 Jul 2014 12:19:13 GMT
US regulators looking into UBS, Deutsche Bank speed trading operations - Fox Business
TODAYonline - Germany's Deutsche Bank and Switzerland's UBS said they were caught up in an inquiry by U.S. regulators, who are looking into whether broker-run stock exchanges gave an unfair advantage to high-frequency traders. The investment banks, which said on .1ST LEAD UBS pays 300 million euros to end German tax row By Albert Otti and .Europe Online Magazineall 168 news articles .

Tue, 29 Jul 2014 10:50:08 GMT
US Says Russia Tested Illegal Cruise Missile - Business Insider
“The United States has determined that the Russian Federation is in violation of its obligations under the I.N.F. treaty not to possess, produce or flight test a ground-launched cruise missile (GLCM) with a range capability of 500 kilometers to 5,500 . .