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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 04:15:23 GMT
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, .

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 09:54:34 GMT
BEIJING — Asian stock markets were mostly higher Monday, shrugging off jitters about stiffer Western sanctions against Russia, after China reported strong corporate profits. Benchmarks in Paris and London also rose but many other European markets .Europe stocks struggle, Asia rises on China dataLexington Herald Leaderall 52 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.

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 13:42:53 GMT
Wal-Mart replaces head of struggling US business - WKZO
CNNMoney- - WKZOA 35-year retail veteran who started out as a teenage part-timer stocking supermarket shelves, Foran is being moved to the United States just two months after becoming the head of -Mart's Asia business. -Mart said on Thursday that Simon - who .-Mart US chief executive to step downLos Angeles Times-Mart names new CEO of US discount divisionDubuque Telegraph Heraldall 279 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 . .

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 15:21:45 GMT
Virgin America planning a public stock offering - Fort Worth Star Telegram
Christian Science Monitor - Virgin America, which operates out of Los Angeles and San Francisco, flies to 22 airports in the United States and Mexico and has a fleet of 53 planes. It is known for offering a variety of perks on its jets, including live TV, movies, leather seats .Virgin America files for IPO. A good time to go public?Christian Science MonitorVirgin America files for $115 million IPOSan Jose Mercury Newsall 158 news articles .

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 17:04:27 GMT
After dawdling between small gains and losses in a slow day of summer trading, the stock market ended little changed on Monday. Instead of worrying about the conflict between Russia and Ukraine or trouble in the world's other hot spots, investors . .

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 05:15:54 GMT
Global tensions don't dent enthusiasm for stocks - And the U.S. stock market's response? After dipping briefly on the bad news, it climbs higher. The market's resilience this year -- which has pushed it to a series of records and extended its five-year bull run -- is driven by investors' optimism over .

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 14:13:57 GMT
The Inversion Craze: Will Today's Routine Tax Planning Be Retroactively Outlawed‎ - Mondaq News Alerts (registration)
Wall Street JournalThe Inversion Craze: Will Today's Routine Tax Planning Be Retroactively Outlawed‎ - Recently announced transactions include the Medtronic acquisition of Irish-listed Covidien (which itself had previously inverted); Mylan's acquisition of the Abbott Laboratories non-U.S. specialty and branded generics businesses for $5.3 billion in .Two Stocks to Profit as Corporate America Rushes AbroadWall Street Dailyall 88 news articles .