|7/26/2016 7:33:21 PM|| Deutsche Boerse shareholders back London Stock Exchange merger|
|(MENAFN - AFP) The Frankfurt stock exchange Deutsche Boerse on Tuesday said its shareholders had backed a planned merger with the London Stock Exchange (LSE).
Earlier this month Deutsche Boerse ...|
|7/26/2016 7:32:20 PM|| Global stocks jittery as Fed meets|
|(MENAFN - AFP) European stocks edged up Tuesday while Wall Street dipped slightly as investors eyed a two-day US Federal Reserve meeting for hints on possible interest rates hikes.
Just ahead of ...|
|7/26/2016 7:05:05 PM|| Americans worry about 'super-human' technologies: poll|
|(MENAFN - AFP) Futuristic technologies that promise to improve people's strength and smarts by editing genes, implanting brain chips or super-charging blood have raised more concern than enthusiasm ...|
|7/26/2016 7:04:30 PM|| US consumer confidence steady in July|
|(MENAFN - AFP) US consumer sentiment held steady in July, helped by soaring stocks and undeterred by global worries over Britain's vote to leave the European Union, the Conference Board reported ...|
|7/26/2016 7:03:22 PM|| Divided Fed meets on US interest rates|
|(MENAFN - AFP) The US Federal Reserve opened a two-day meeting on interest rates in Washington Tuesday as policy makers appeared divided over the dangers facing the world's largest ...|
|7/26/2016 5:21:38 PM|| Chicken scent offers hope for malaria prevention|
|(MENAFN - AFP) Ethiopian scientists have discovered mosquitoes are repulsed by the smell of chicken, raising hopes for the development of a novel way to prevent a disease that kills hundreds of ...|
|7/26/2016 4:55:31 PM|| Jittery trade stalks European exchanges|
|(MENAFN - AFP) European stock markets diverged in jittery trade on Tuesday as investors mulled mixed earnings and weak oil prices on the eve of a US interest rate decision.
London rose 0.3 percent ...|
|7/26/2016 4:54:59 PM|| McDonald's franchise spinoffs tamp down earnings|
|(MENAFN - AFP) McDonald's' "All-Day Breakfast" fueled firm sales gains in the second quarter despite weak growth across the fast food industry, the company reported Tuesday.
But net earnings ...|
|7/26/2016 4:54:27 PM|| French state to pump 3 bn euros into EDF|
|(MENAFN - AFP) France will pump 3 billion euros into state-controlled electricity company EDF, shareholders decided Tuesday, two days before it is expected to give the final green light to the ...|
|7/26/2016 4:24:17 PM|| Iran up, US down: height study charts global health|
|(MENAFN - AFP) South Korean women and Iranian men are significantly taller than they were 100 years ago but Americans have barely grown, according to a new study Tuesday that reflects nutritional and ...|
|7/26/2016 4:22:57 PM|| Caterpillar sees more job cuts as earnings fall|
|(MENAFN - AFP) Caterpillar said Tuesday it planned additional job cuts in the second half of 2016 as sluggish conditions in energy and mining weighed on second-quarter earnings.
Caterpillar, which ...|
|7/26/2016 4:21:50 PM|| Oil hits three-month low on supply glut|
|(MENAFN - AFP) New York oil prices slid Tuesday to a new three-month low, as the market was dogged by resurgent fears over stubborn oversupply.
At about 0800 GMT, prices for benchmark West Texas ...|
|7/26/2016 4:13:49 PM|| What is all the fuss about the leadership of Jeremy Corbyn?|
|(MENAFN - The Peninsula) By Luzita Ball
Jeremy Bernard Corbyn is a British politician who was elected as the Leader of the Labour Party on 12 September 2015, with an overwhelming vote of ...|
|7/26/2016 4:13:45 PM|| Cyber experts say Russians hacked the Democrats|
|(MENAFN - The Peninsula) By Eli Lake
Is the Kremlin trying to throw the US presidential election to Donald Trump? It sounds like something out of a spy novel. But many cybersecurity ...|
|7/26/2016 4:03:06 PM|| Surge in Philippine's imports by 39.3% in May|
|(MENAFN) Based on The Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA), Philippine's imports raised by 39.3% year-on-year to USD 6.736b.Socioeconomic Planning stated that the positive performance of imports is ...|
|7/26/2016 3:50:54 PM|| Growth of 2% in S. Korea's seaport cargo|
|(MENAFN) Governmental data showed growing in the quantity of cargo in South Korean's seaports, with an amount of 2%.This increase was the result of larger non-container cargo, which moved up 3% ...|
|7/26/2016 3:49:05 PM|| Hyundai posts 1.5pct drop in gross profit over Q2|
|(MENAFN) Due to a plunge in exports and profitability, South Korea's Hyundai Motor Co. revealed that its net revenue dipped marginally from a year earlier through the April-June period.In more ...|
|7/26/2016 3:13:46 PM|| New Zealand expects economy to raise 3pct by end-2016|
|(MENAFN) New Zealand strongly projects a robust economic development for the coming few years, as economic activity picked up over the second half of 2015, according to the latest reports.The ...|
|7/26/2016 3:07:36 PM|| Singapore, Iran to take logistics ties to next level|
|(MENAFN) There's a huge possibility of starting a major tanker line for shipping oil products and petchem from East Asia to West Africa, amid the latest contract which was struck between Singapore ...|
|7/26/2016 2:58:24 PM|| Lifestyle: What's in a name, Song Joong-ki and Song Hye-kyo?|
|(MENAFN - Asia Times) By Anusha Venkat on July 26, 2016 in |