• U.S. and China sign long-awaited rice protocol
U.S. and China sign long-awaited rice protocol

For the first time ever, the United States will be able to export rice to China, the world's largest rice consumer. China is the world's largest producer and consumer of rice. "This is another great day for US agriculture and, in particular, for our rice growers and millers, who can now look forward to gaining access to the Chinese market".

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  • Accord de principe à un soutien à la Grèce — FMI
Accord de principe à un soutien à la Grèce — FMI

Ce feu vert se matérialise par un accord de principe de 1,6 milliard d'euros accordé à Athènes au titre d'un crédit "de précaution", mais le FMI ne déboursera pas ces fonds dans l'immédiat , relate l'AFP. Le chômage reste le plus élevé d'Europe, à 21,7% en avril, mais il a baissé de 1,9 point sur un an. Le week-end dernier, la presse grecque assur...

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  • Ford to petition United States recall of 2.5 million vehicles
Ford to petition United States recall of 2.5 million vehicles

How can Ford get away with not doing a recall? More than 65 per cent of 46.2 million previously recalled Takata airbag inflators in the United States have not been repaired. Earlier this month, Takata announced a new round of recalls targeting 2.7 million older-generation inflators with a desiccant, or drying agent, that was meant to prevent ...

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  • Une fausse baleine échouée sur les quais de Seine — Paris
Une fausse baleine échouée sur les quais de Seine — Paris

Des passants se sont retrouvés nez à nez avec une baleine longue de plusieurs mètres échouée sur le bord de la Seine dans le Ve arrondissement de Paris. C'est une manière artistique de sensibiliser à l'environnement. "Ces sculptures hyperréalistes sont comme une immense métaphore du dysfonctionnement de notre système écologique", a expliqué au F...

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  • RLJ Lodging Trust (NYSE:RLJ) Shares Sold by State Street Corp
RLJ Lodging Trust (NYSE:RLJ) Shares Sold by State Street Corp

The stock of KeyCorp (NYSE:KEY) has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, July 20 by Nomura. The company was maintained on Monday, July 17 by FBR Capital. The firm has "Outperform" rating by Bernstein given on Wednesday, August 26. Unusual volume can be a major signal that investment gurus and momentum traders are piling into a stock ahead of a catalyst....

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  • Audi rappelle 850'000 véhicules avec moteur diesel — Automobile
Audi rappelle 850'000 véhicules avec moteur diesel — Automobile

Alors qu'Audi et Daimler multiplient les rappels volontaires de véhicules diesel sur fond de regain de Dieselgate, le magazine allemand Der Spiegel publie vendredi 21 juillet un article selon lequel les constructeurs allemands Volkswagen , Audi , Porsche , BMW et Daimler auraient formé un cartel depuis les années 1990.

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  • Laptop ban prompted after explosive test destroyed airplane, DHS chief says
Laptop ban prompted after explosive test destroyed airplane, DHS chief says

David Lapan , a spokesman for the DHS, said the ban was lifted due to additional security measures that have been issued to all airlines and airports serving as last points of departure to the USA around the world. Now, passengers flying into the United States with the following nine airlines which were affected due to the ban can carry their lap...

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  • Subway derailment in Brighton Beach affecting Q, B lines
Subway derailment in Brighton Beach affecting Q, B lines

A southbound Q train derailed in Brooklyn during Friday morning's rush, prompting the complete suspension of the B train in both directions, according to the MTA. Ortiz said. New York's 113-year-old subway system, used by six million people a day, suffers from decades of underinvestment and deferred maintenance, blamed for chronic delays, power...

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  • Bank of America to move post-Brexit operations to Dublin
Bank of America to move post-Brexit operations to Dublin

It says this, combined with Ireland's strong commitment to business and economic growth, makes Dublin "the natural location". Bank of America's CEO Brian Moynihan told Financial Times today that the new headquarters will be adding to the 700 jobs that the bank already employs here, between their city centre and Leopardstown offices already in t...

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  • After White House Stop, Corning Announces New Facility in Vineland
After White House Stop, Corning Announces New Facility in Vineland

The initial $500 million is part of a planned $4 billion total investment. "For those of you who don't normally measure things in kilograms, the President just exerted about a thousand pounds of force and the important thing is that Valor Glass vial is still intact and protecting the vital ingredients inside", Weeks told reporters in the Roosev...

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  • La Bourse de Paris finit en repli (-0,32%) à 5.199,22 points
La Bourse de Paris finit en repli (-0,32%) à 5.199,22 points

La monnaie européenne montait également face à la devise nippone, à 129,56 yens pour un euro contre 129,27 yens lundi. "Si les positions spéculatives actuelles offrent un risque limité de hausse supplémentaire de l'euro, un passage sans encombre par Mario Draghi à la conférence de presse (jeudi) devrait constituer un catalyseur à de nouveaux ac...

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  • GE Bulb Dims Friday on Revenue, Profit Declines
GE Bulb Dims Friday on Revenue, Profit Declines

The stock sank 3% to a recent $25.91 - a level not seen in 19 months. Going the other way, eBay fell in pre-market trade after its second-quarter sales and earnings came in as expected. JPMorgan said in an equity strategy note that global earnings growth remains intact, with the most notable improvement in Europe and to some extent emerging ...

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  • Dem lawmaker to Elon Musk: Build your hyperloop in Texas
Dem lawmaker to Elon Musk: Build your hyperloop in Texas

The project would presumably be taken on by The Boring Co ., one of a growing number of side businesses started by Musk . Boring Company , which was born out of Musk's frustration with traffic, aims to create tunnels to reduce auto congestion.

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  • Siemens dumps Russian partner after turbines end up in Crimea
Siemens dumps Russian partner after turbines end up in Crimea

Siemens will exit the Interautimatika joint venture, in which holds a 46% stake, with the rest owned by Russian state-owned businesses TPE and Rostec. Before Russia invaded, Crimea was dependent on power supplies from Ukraine. Asked by Reuters about similar reports in business weekly WirtschaftsWoche, Putin 's spokesman Dmitry Peskov declined ...

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  • Turkey condemns German minister's comments about investing in Turkey
Turkey condemns German minister's comments about investing in Turkey

The row erupted after the arrest of Peter Steudtner, a freelance human rights trainer for Amnesty International, along with Idil Eser, the organisation's director... "We are still interested in good and trusting relations with the Turkish government". That means the Federal Office of Economics and Export Control (Bafa) probably can not issue new ...

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  • FTC Probes Amazon For Deceptively Inflating Prices
FTC Probes Amazon For Deceptively Inflating Prices

In other words, the group claims that Amazon inflated the reference price during a sale to make it appear as though the discount offered by the sale was greater than what it regularly sells for. Consumer Watchdog released a report in May with very similar findings. Additionally, previous year Propublica, a nonprofit dedicated to investigativ...

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  • Alexa is arriving on the Amazon app on Android, starting this week
Alexa is arriving on the Amazon app on Android, starting this week

The talks started brewing when Echo device owners started receiving notifications from Amazon announcing the feature roll out. Starting next week, we can interact with Alexa using our Android device provided that we have installed Amazon's main shopping application.

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  • Audi recalls 850000 diesels for emissions update
Audi recalls 850000 diesels for emissions update

The German carmaker is to offer its customers in Europe and other markets (except the U.S. and Canada) a retrofit program for cars with EU5 and EU6 diesel engines. The allegations will put more pressure on the auto industry following the widely reported VW Group dieselgate scandal. It had developed the offer "in close cooperation" with German...

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  • Lyft changes gears to build its own self-driving tech
Lyft changes gears to build its own self-driving tech

The decision follows the company's plan to move forward from its regular partnerships in the self-driving field and instead enter the market with its own technology. Automakers without self-driving cars will find an eager partner in Lyft. The other thing to consider, with all this talk of unleashing the unmanned robots to drive us, is the toll it...

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  • United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X), T-Mobile US Inc (NASDAQ:TMUS)
United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X), T-Mobile US Inc (NASDAQ:TMUS)

In addition, T-Mobile is expected to lead the industry in growth for the 16th time in the last 17 quarters with its reported $10.2 billion in revenues. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.56 EPS. T-Mobile is an undervalued asset that value investors may want to take a closer look at before the mobile services provi...

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  • Does Akie Abe Speak English?
Does Akie Abe Speak English?

But a clip of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's wife giving a speech in NY showed that she speaks English fluently. The duo had already had a scheduled, publicized bilateral meeting during which Trump said Putin denied meddling in the election, but at dinner they talked "privately and animatedly" without an American translator-"a breach of national...

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  • BJP Govt Will Import Beef From Karnataka To Avoid Shortage In Goa
BJP Govt Will Import Beef From Karnataka To Avoid Shortage In Goa

When the government realised the prices of cigarettes had fallen, they increased taxes and matched it, said Parrikar, adding: "A mistake has to be rectified". Replying to a supplementary query by the opposition leader about how long the government intends to permit casinos in the state, Parrikar said, "The permission for installation of machines fo...

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  • American Express Shares Rise After Company Beats Expectations
American Express Shares Rise After Company Beats Expectations

Heading into the stock price potential, American Express Company by far traveled -0.61% after crossing its median price target of $85. It has outperformed by 5.71% the S&P500. $78.12's average target is -8.20% below currents $85.1 stock price. It also reduced Lincoln Natl Corp Ind (NYSE:LNC) stake by 4,561 shares and now owns 10,449 shares.

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  • The Bank of Japan Cuts Its Inflation Forecast
The Bank of Japan Cuts Its Inflation Forecast

This is down from its previous forecast of 1.4%. It also cut its inflation estimates for the current and next fiscal years. That's in contrast to the United States, where interest rates are already on the way up (though how quickly remains an open question) and Canada, where the central bank last week raised rates for the first time in seven ye...

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  • FYQ4 Revenue Beats, EPS Crushes Consensus — Microsoft Rising
FYQ4 Revenue Beats, EPS Crushes Consensus — Microsoft Rising

MSFT's SI was 43.07M shares in July as released by FINRA. Xbox Live monthly active users grew in number to 53 million - an increase of 8% year-over-year, and a rise of 1 million compared with the previous quarter. Narwhal Capital Mgmt stated it has 0.72% of its portfolio in BlackRock, Inc. 82,454 are owned by Legacy Private Company. Syntal Capit...

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  • Menta Capital LLC Takes Position in eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY)
Menta Capital LLC Takes Position in eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY)

Waverton Investment Management Ltd's holdings in eBay were worth $731,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. River & Mercantile Asset Management LLP bought a new stake in shares of eBay during the fourth quarter worth $2,738,000.

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  • McDonald's, Burger King, KFC Ice Found to Contain Fecal Matter in UK
McDonald's, Burger King, KFC Ice Found to Contain Fecal Matter in UK

Four of the samples at Burger King and five at KFC had " significant levels ", the Liverpool Echo reports. A BBC "Watchdog" seriesinvestigation that found feces in iced drinks served at three USA -based fast food chains in the United Kingdom, is rapidly growing into a global story this morning.

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  • EPS of $0.14 Anticipated For Kinder Morgan, Inc. (NYSE:KMI)
EPS of $0.14 Anticipated For Kinder Morgan, Inc. (NYSE:KMI)

MA owned 0.08% of Kinder Morgan worth $41,056,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Quadrature Capital Ltd bought a new position in Kinder Morgan during the fourth quarter valued at about $3,685,000. The company also announced that it will spend $2 billion on a stock buyback program. This repurchase authorization authorizes the pipeline company...

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  • SA jobless rate falls, but still worst in nation
SA jobless rate falls, but still worst in nation

April's employment change, previously reported as an increase of 37,400, was revised higher to 46,200. Along with a strong gain in March, the three-month increase in employment jumped to 141,100, the fastest pace of hiring since November 2004 .

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  • Stock Tracker: Trend Analysis on Rice Midstream Partners LP (RMP)
Stock Tracker: Trend Analysis on Rice Midstream Partners LP (RMP)

It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. Coe Capital Management Llc decreased United States Steel Corp (X) stake by 60.87% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Metropolitan Life Ins has 221,738 shares. Meeder Asset Management holds 47,388 shares. A rating of less than 2 means buy, "hold" within the 3 range, "sell" within the 4 range, and "strong sel...

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