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Saudi Aramco attracts $38bn in orders from institutional investors

Saudi Aramco attracts $38bn in orders from institutional investors

Another two sources added: "The latest OPEC analysis , drawn up by OPEC's Economic Commission Board (ECB), showed a large oversupply and build-up in inventories in the first half of 2020, if not ...

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OPEC+ expected to deepen output cuts to 1.5 million bpd - JPM

OPEC+ expected to deepen output cuts to 1.5 million bpd - JPM

Brent futures rose 17 cents, or 0.3 per cent, to $61.09 a barrel by 0516 GMT, after having gained 0.7 per cent on Monday. West Texas Intermediate for January delivery added 28 cents to $56.24 a barr...

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USA proposes tariffs on French products following France's digital tax

USA proposes tariffs on French products following France's digital tax

Paris/London: France and the European Union said on Tuesday they were ready to retaliate if US President Donald Trump acted on a threat to impose duties of up to 100% on imports of champagne, handb...

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New Nissan boss vows to turn page on financial scandals

New Nissan boss vows to turn page on financial scandals

The CEO called for Nissan to set "challenging but achievable" targets, adding that this and the launch of more new auto models and vehicle technologies would be key to its financial recovery. Mr Uch...

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China manufacturing PMI improves in November

China manufacturing PMI improves in November

Foreign client demand strengthened as the rate of new export order growth accelerated to a six-month high. French manufacturers saw business pick up at the fastest pace in five months in November, u...

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United States proposes tariffs on French products following France's digital tax

United States proposes tariffs on French products following France's digital tax

It warned that other countries that have introduced digital services taxes, including Italy, Austria and Turkey, could also face a similar investigation. It would impose a 3% annual levy on French rev...

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Riot will pay $10M to settle gender discrimination lawsuit

Riot will pay $10M to settle gender discrimination lawsuit

The company has around 2,500 employees around the world and almost 1,000 employees who self-identify as female who have worked at Riot Games in the past five years will be entitled to a payment from...

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Markets drop as Trump levies tariffs on steel from Brazil and Argentina

Markets drop as Trump levies tariffs on steel from Brazil and Argentina

In a series of tweets Monday, the president pointed out that both countries have been "presiding over a massive devaluation of their currencies". Latin America's third-largest economy, Argentina, ...

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Evacuation slide falls from Delta jet, lands in Milton yard

Evacuation slide falls from Delta jet, lands in Milton yard

Milton Police Deputy Chief James O'Neil said police responded to the location after the slide fell. Leguia was chatting with a neighbour when she saw it fall. Delta maintenance crews later came to r...

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India's Yes Bank seeks up to $2b in preferential new share issue

India's Yes Bank seeks up to $2b in preferential new share issue

As a major part of the plan, Yes Bank said in talks an agreement to sell shares worth $ 1.2 billion to Canadian billionaire Erwin Singh Braich and based in Hong Kong SEI Holdings, which he backs. ...

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Hong Kong police clears out of Polytechnic University ending stand-off

Hong Kong police clears out of Polytechnic University ending stand-off

The statement also noted that newly appointed Foreign Minister François-Philippe Champagne addressed Hong Kong protests with his Chinese counterpart at a G20 meeting in Japan last week. "They are be...

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China factory activity expands in November

China factory activity expands in November

The November's Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) rose to 50.2, up from 49.3 last month, the National Bureau of Statistics said. All readings above 50 signal expansion. The Chinese government has been...

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Black Friday frenzy goes global - and not everyone’s happy

Black Friday frenzy goes global - and not everyone’s happy

President Donald Trump's election campaign. In a emailed statement Amazon France said it respected the rights of people to express their opinions, but that does not extend to organizing violent demo...

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H&M to rent clothes to select shoppers at flagship store

H&M to rent clothes to select shoppers at flagship store

For the equivalent of $37, customers can rent clothes from a collection of 50 pieces, according to a report in The Business of Fashion. H&M will assess the trial in three months before expanding any...

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United States online Black Friday sales hit record $7.4 billion

United States online Black Friday sales hit record $7.4 billion

Best selling video games included Federation Internationale de Football Association 20, Madden 20, and Nintendo Switch. Electronics, including AirPods, Apple laptops and Samsung TVs, are also must h...

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SE MN Will Feel Some Impact From Big Northern MN Storm

SE MN Will Feel Some Impact From Big Northern MN Storm

Meanwhile, Boston will be in the thick of a battle zone between snow, ice and rain from Sunday through Monday . However, it is the tail end of the storm that may bring a foot of snow to part of the...

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Cybertruck Elon Musks demonstration shot in

Cybertruck Elon Musks demonstration shot in "250K" pre-orders

Would you buy one of these even more radical-looking Teslas ? While it's not quite a multirotor hoverbike , the Tesla Cybertruck will have no trouble turning a few heads while out patrolling the s...

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Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey Says He'll Live in Africa

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey Says He'll Live in Africa

It looks like Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey had some much fun and intrigue in Africa during a recent trip that he's making a move to the continent in 2020. Dorsey, who recently supported cryptocurrency st...

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Dealmaster: All the Apple devices worth buying at Black Friday prices

Dealmaster: All the Apple devices worth buying at Black Friday prices

If you're looking for a cheap iPad to keep the kids entertained or to stream your favorite shows and movies, this the model for you. The gold flavor is paired with a pink sand sport band, while the ...

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Jobs under threat as energy giant Npower unveils sweeping cuts

Jobs under threat as energy giant Npower unveils sweeping cuts

The energy supplier has been struggling for years from fierce competition. Energy companies have suffered from a tough market in the previous year, after Ofgem introduced a cap on energy bills for c...

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Small Business Saturday: Its impact on local economy

Small Business Saturday: Its impact on local economy

Found Furnishing held their second annual 'Small Business Saturday Pop Up Market'. Businesses throughout Michiana participated in Small Business Saturday today, offering deals, coupons and promotion...

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Shoppers turned to their computers for Black Friday sales

Shoppers turned to their computers for Black Friday sales

And top electronics, meanwhile, included Apple Laptops, Airpods, and Samsung TVs. Purchases made by smartphone Friday accounted for $2.9 billion in sales, the most ever. Former Toys R Us chairman an...

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Oil falls amid slow holiday trade before OPEC+ meeting

Oil falls amid slow holiday trade before OPEC+ meeting

West Texas Intermediate crude reversed losses to close up 13 cents, or 0.2%, at $58.24, with many US traders away for the Thanksgiving holiday. United States bourses pulled back from records in a hol...

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Small Business Saturday in Kern County

Small Business Saturday in Kern County

Main St.in downtown Belleville. The goal is to get consumers into the pattern of shopping small and to showcase all the small businesses right here in Bakersfield. "They come into the community, the...

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TTC pulls streetcars from Queen Street due to braking problems

TTC pulls streetcars from Queen Street due to braking problems

The issue has only been discovered on streetcars that travel the Queen route. "Our mechanics have been working with Bombardier to source the parts we need and to make repairs in order to get the 25 ...

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Huawei plans legal challenge to latest US pressure

Huawei plans legal challenge to latest US pressure

The tech giant initially responded to news of the FCC's decision to label Huawei a national security threat "unlawful" in a statement to FOX Business. companies from doing business with Huawei, accusi...

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Cards Against Humanity writers are battling a computer to keep their jobs

One particular marketing stunt that was launched in tandem with Black Friday this year is going to sound familiar to fans of the USA version of The Office who remember that episode in which Dwight f...

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Save hundreds of dollars on a refurbished iPad for Black Friday

Save hundreds of dollars on a refurbished iPad for Black Friday

These are the second-generation AirPods and the regular charging case; the optional wireless charging case is available separately at its regular price of $79. On the iPad spectrum, the best deal is ...

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Saudi Aramco IPO received $44.3 billion in bids so far: Samba Capital

Saudi Aramco IPO received $44.3 billion in bids so far: Samba Capital

These figures constitute 1.7 times the value Saudi Arabia aims to raise from selling a 1.5 percent stake in the state-owned oil giant. The IPO is the centrepiece of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman'...

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Simple testing method to detect prostate cancer for men

A HOME urine test for prostate cancer would speed up diagnosis and prevent painful and unnecessary treatment for thousands of men, say doctors. It should be noted that the researchers knew about t...

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Oklahoma Police Officer Gets Starbucks Order With 'Pig' Printed on Cup Label

Oklahoma Police Officer Gets Starbucks Order With 'Pig' Printed on Cup Label

It is another small symptom and an nearly indiscernible cry of a derogatory, roaring and unbridled segment of a misanthropic society. that vilifies those who defend what is right and glorifies the sam...

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German Amazon workers strike on ‘Black Friday’

German Amazon workers strike on ‘Black Friday’

GMB said Amazon employees at locations throughout the United Kingdom have reported being denied restroom breaks, penalized for taking sick days, and forced to work at a unsafe pace to meet the retai...

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Black Friday: 72 Top Deals Still Good This Weekend

Black Friday: 72 Top Deals Still Good This Weekend

Their top-of-the line streaming stick, Fire TV Stick 4K , is as low as $24.99 (normally $49.99), which is $10 less than last Black Friday and an all-time low. If you're looking for a Roku TV, the com...

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Slowdown Saga: Manufacturing downturn pulls Q2 GDP growth to 4.5%

Slowdown Saga: Manufacturing downturn pulls Q2 GDP growth to 4.5%

Whereas the country's economic growth rate was 5 percent in the first quarter of the current financial year . Commerce Minister Piyush Goyal talks about Einstein's theory to say that no need to rel...

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Daimler to cut 'thousands' of jobs worldwide over next 3 years

Daimler to cut 'thousands' of jobs worldwide over next 3 years

After last week Audi announced it would be letting go to almost 10,000 of its employees through various means, Daimler did the same thing, announcing on Friday, November 29, it has chose to cut " th...

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