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Jun 08 2017

RBI keeps key rate unchanged; cuts SLR, lowers GDP projection

The RBI also left the reverse repo rate unchanged at 6%. Such requests for meetings have always led to speculation about the government's attempt at influencing the c...

Jun 08 2017

CT 2017: Pakistan beat Proteas in washed out tie

Three days on from an insipid 124-run defeat against their neighbours, a rejuvenated Pakistan displayed a much-improved attitude in the field that allowed their bowlers...

Jun 08 2017

Intesa willing to help Veneto banks if other lenders pitch in -newspaper

The pressure is on because European Union regulators took action in Spain this week to sell troubled Banco Popular to Banco Santander, raising the prospect that they coul...

Jun 08 2017

What Do Analysts Say About Chicago Bridge & Iron Company NV (CBI)

About 1.84M shares traded. Big Lots, Inc. (BIG) has risen 10.65% since June 7, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 166.47% the S&P500. Qs Invsts Limited Com re...

Jun 08 2017

Auckland Airport announces $A1.7b upgrade

It is expecting total passenger numbers to rise from 19.8 million in the current financial year to 22.6 million in 2022. "We believe our prices are fair and reasonable ...

Jun 08 2017

Emirati diplomat to AP: Qatar rides 'tiger of extremism'

Their "fingerprints are all over the place" in terror funding, he said. He commented: "Also importantly the Suez Canal remains open to Qatari flagged vessels as an global...

Jun 08 2017

Gulf crisis prompts Qataris to stockpile food

Saudi Arabia , Egypt , the United Arab Emirates and several other countries cut their ties with Doha on Monday in part because of comments posted briefly on the Qat...

Jun 08 2017

Oil dives 5% on surprise build in US crude, gasoline stocks

The media is referring to it as "unexpected", but those focused on fundamentals presumably were not surprised Wednesday when news of a big USA stockpile rise caused W...

Jun 08 2017

Short Interest in Ironwood Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (IRWD) Declines By 8.4%

The stock increased 0.10% or $0.01 on June 6, reaching $13.33. About shares traded. Boingo Wireless Inc (NASDAQ:WIFI) has risen 132.10% since June 6, 2016 and is uptrendi...

Jun 08 2017

Are Analysts Bearish N Brown Group plc (LON:BWNG) After Last Week?

The stock now has a consensus rating of "Buy" and an average price target of GBX 6,102.27 ($78.38). The lowest target is $88.28 while the high is $95.0. About 113,472 sha...

Jun 08 2017

Saudi Arabia Calls on Qatar to Stop Supporting Hamas and Muslim Brotherhood

Both the leaders discussed ways to prevent terror financing and eliminate extremism by any country in region, the White House said on Tuesday. USA and European offici...

Jun 08 2017

Snag a sweet treat on National Donut Day

National Doughnut Day is celebrated every first Friday of June since 1938. Although there is a heartwarming story behind National Donut Day , it is still a foodie hol...

Jun 08 2017

Jeremy Corbyn's last day on campaign trail: 'They underestimated us'

He said: "As we prepare for government, we have already changed the debate and given people hope. Now they've changed their mind", said Dr. Curtice. In comparison, Mr C...

Jun 08 2017

China's trade growth rebounds in May

Customs data on Thursday showed exports rose by a better-than-expected 8.7 percent over a year earlier, up from April's 8 percent growth. Analysis by Bloomberg News had...

Jun 08 2017

Energy exports a lifeline for boycott-hit Qatar

Donald Trump said his visit to Saudi Arabia had already paid off. (Credit: SPA). Qatar said that there is "no legitimate justification" for the actions taken by the fo...

Jun 08 2017

Can we stop online extremists?

London Metropolitan Police have identified two of the three attackers involved in Saturday's violent rampage on and around London Bridge , releasing photos of Khuram Sh...

Jun 08 2017

Trump's Tweets Could Harm Vital Gulf Coalition, Experts Warn

Neighboring Bahrain blamed the blockade on Qatar's "media incitement, support for armed terrorist activities and funding linked to Iranian groups to carry out sabotag...

Jun 08 2017

Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (NASDAQ:WBA) Ducks Under The Trend Line

Greenleaf Trust boosted its position in shares of Walgreens Boots Alliance by 217.7% in the first quarter. Genovese Burford & Brothers Wealth & Retirement Plan Management...

Jun 08 2017

Euro dips after report ECB to cut inflation outlook

Not only did this remain uncomfortably far below the Fed's 2 per cent target , but the rate has fallen since the beginning of the year, from 1.8 per cent in January. Ben...

Jun 08 2017

Germany's April factory production rises in good sign for Q2

Industrial output was up 2.9% from April a year ago, in calendar-adjusted terms. The pace of growth was also faster than the expected 0.5%. Figures published by Destati...