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Banks levy to cost CBA $220m a year

Banks levy to cost CBA $220m a year

The bank said it was still considering how it would deal with the impost, noting that the after-tax cost was equal to 8c a share in dividends, or 4.3 per cer cent of its last full-year dividend of $1....

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India finalizes four tax rates for services

India finalizes four tax rates for services

The Cellular Operators Association of India has expressed its disappointment over the 18% rate of tax under GST for telecom saying it would make services more expensive for the consumers as the indust...

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Former FBI Director Mueller to lead Trump-Russia probe

Former FBI Director Mueller to lead Trump-Russia probe

White House spokesman Sean Spicer said the pool includes acting Federal Bureau of Investigation director Andrew McCabe, former Justice official Frank Keating, former Federal Bureau of Investigation of...

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U.S. to continue with Obama-era Iran nuclear deal, for now

U.S. to continue with Obama-era Iran nuclear deal, for now

While both the US State Department and the United Nations nuclear watchdog agency report that Iran is compliant with the nuclear deal , evidence provided last month by the Iranian Resistance shows th...

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Tigers snap Rangers' 10-game winning streak

The Rangers didn't have a base runner until Shin-Soo Choo opened the fourth with a walk, and they had only four hits in seven innings against Justin Verlander . That would be it for Texas though, sav...

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G-7 nations seek ways to make growth help more people

G-7 nations seek ways to make growth help more people

The China deal came just months after Trump was attacking Beijing in an election campaign in which he promised to restore trade barriers if he felt they were needed to protect USA interests. Preside...

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Tillerson: Saudi Arms Deal Meant to Counter Iranian Influence

The Friday launch came just hours before US President Donald Trump's arrival in Riyadh for a two-day visit to the Arab kingdom, his first foreign trip since he became president. Saudi Arabia is al...

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Google Android OS Installed On 2 Billion Active Devices

Google's latest weapon in the fight against such apps is Google Play Protect which uses machine learning and app usage analysis to weed out the bad guys. However, the brand has also shed some lights...

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Growth Analysis of Astrazeneca PLC (NYSE:AZN)

UKPIL operates in the United Kingdom collecting and delivering parcels and letters through approximately two main networks, the Royal Mail Core Network and Parcelforce Worldwide. It now has negative e...

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Video referees send off Argentina player at Under 20s WC

Video referees send off Argentina player at Under 20s WC

But Bwin have Germany 4/1, with Argentina 5/1 and France 7/1 and Italy 9/1. But after Federation Internationale de Football Association slammed Barcelona in 2014 for breaching transfer codes, Lee ...

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US President Trump arrives in Saudi Arabia

She wanted to make a statement and be an inspiration to women in Saudi Arabia by sending a message to the citizens there about "what women can achieve". For example, one photo shows Melania with her ...

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Stocks, dollar sink as investors rethink 'Trump trade' (BAC, JPM, UKX, )

Stocks, dollar sink as investors rethink 'Trump trade' (BAC, JPM, UKX, )

The dollar has given up all of its gain it made following Trump's election in November, and there's been a pull-back from record highs for world stocks points with investors uneasy about this week's h...

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Ford to cut 1400 salaried jobs in North America, Asia

The statement from Ford today confirms that the company plans to make roughly 10% cuts to its salaried workforce in North America and Asia Pacific, using voluntary retirement packages. That's despite ...

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Price Target Estimates of: Juniper Networks, Inc. (JNPR)

Pine River Capital Management Lp decreased Huntington Ingalls Industrie (NYSE:HII) stake by 2,100 shares to 2,800 valued at $516,000 in 2016Q4. The stock's average target of $30.21 is 1.99% above toda...

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Salem congressman responds to Trump's 'witch hunt' tweet

Comey, whose agency was investigating alleged Trump administration-Russia ties. The future President kicked off a series of tweets throughout the year criticizing Attorney General Eric Holder's ap...

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London airport to get first digital air traffic control

London airport to get first digital air traffic control

The 50m digital control tower will be equipped with 14 high-definition (HD) cameras and two pan-tilt-zoom cameras. Live video and data will be sent to the remote controllers via "super-fast secure fib...

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Oil prices climb on hopes output cuts will be extended

On Wednesday, the rise in both benchmarks was seen after the news of drop down came in USA crude inventories and a dip in US output. The market has not strengthened enough to drain many major stor...

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Foot Locker Stock Plunges As Q1 Earnings, Sales Fall Short

Foot Locker Stock Plunges As Q1 Earnings, Sales Fall Short

This is assuming the current $1.38 EPS is accurate. Foot Locker reported first-quarter earnings of $1.36 a share, trailing the $1.38 predicted by analysts. Its down 0.05, from 0.89 in 2016Q3. Cu...

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Australia board threatens players with unemployment

Australia board threatens players with unemployment

Australia's players are preparing for a long, cold and out-of-contract winter, with the Australian Cricketers' Association unveiling plans for a contingency fund to help female and domestic players av...

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UK consumer inflation rises to 3 ½-year high of 2.7 percent

Separately, Wednesday's ONS data provided some relief for employers who have said they are anxious that migrant workers are being discouraged from coming to Britain because of the fall in the value of...

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MGM Resorts International Sees Unusually Large Options Volume (MGM)

MGM Resorts International Sees Unusually Large Options Volume (MGM)

The stock's market capitalization is 18.51B. MGM Resorts International (MGM ) now has P/E ( Price to Earnings) ratio of 14.88 while the company's industry has 42.71 P/E and the sector P/E is 22.96...

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Parents demonstrate at school where 8-year-old was bullied

Parents demonstrate at school where 8-year-old was bullied

His family's attorneys say school officials told the boy's mother he'd fainted but was alert. Cincinnati Public Schools is reviewing with faculty and staff the procedures regarding adult supervision...

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Trump hopes to nominate new Federal Bureau of Investigation director quickly

Trump hopes to nominate new Federal Bureau of Investigation director quickly

In an interview with USA media, President Trump also accused him being a "showboat" and a "grandstander". When questioned about his feelings on the investigation into his campaign and its pote...

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Experts Analysis: Yamana Gold (NYSE:AUY)

In other words, EPS reveals how profitable a company is on a share owner basis. The rating was upgraded by HSBC on Wednesday, July 22 to "Buy". A rating of less than 2 means buy, "hold" within the 3 r...

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Young breaks tie in 13th, Red Sox rally past Cardinals 5-4

Young breaks tie in 13th, Red Sox rally past Cardinals 5-4

However, the A's won just once on a six-game trip to Texas and Seattle, allowing exactly six runs in four consecutive games before getting shut out 4-0 by the Mariners on Wednesday. It was the 10 le...

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Barclays PLC (BARC) Rating Lowered to Sell at Goldman Sachs Group Inc

The company was maintained on Monday, August 22 by Macquarie Research. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Monday, April 24 by Argus Research. The stock has "Buy" rating by Canaccord Genuity on Thursday, ...

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Gap shares climb after profit exceeds expectations

Gap shares climb after profit exceeds expectations

They now have a $30.00 price target on the apparel retailer's stock. On Thursday, September 17 the stock rating was initiated by M Partners with "Buy". The stock's Dividend Yield stands at 3.74%. Now ...

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Will Modi-Adani-coal nexus stall Indias climate change battle?

Will Modi-Adani-coal nexus stall Indias climate change battle?

What Trump can do-and, presumably, what he intended when he said that he would "cancel" the accord-is withdraw the US from the agreement. The agreement calls upon several countries to make significa...

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'Lefty'-Shelled Snails Have 'Righty' Babies

'Lefty'-Shelled Snails Have 'Righty' Babies

Jeremy is a rare snail, and despite many efforts by his caretakers, he is still looking for love. The snail, called Jeremy by scientists at the University of Nottingham, was presented with two other...

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Interserve plc's (IRV)

Interserve plc's (IRV) "Hold" Rating Reaffirmed at Liberum Capital

Therefore 47% are positive. Analysts await Aehr Test Systems (NASDAQ:AEHR) to report earnings on July, 25. Stifel Nicolaus maintained General Mills, Inc. Therefore 65% are positive. BT Group plc has...

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