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Markets Amazon may counter Walmart's bid for Flipkart
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Amazon, an American electronic commerce and cloud computing company, has offered to buy the Indian e-commerce firm Flipkart . A report in the Mint shed light on Amazon's intent to fetch a stake, citing a handful people in the know.

Markets British Environment Secretary Promises World's Toughest Ivory Ban
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Those found violating the ban will be facing unlimited fines, or up to five years in jail. Environment Secretary Michael Gove confirmed the prohibition, saying the new law would "reaffirm the UK's global leadership on this critical issue, demonstrating our belief that the abhorrent ivory trade should become a thing of the past ".

Markets NYSE, Spotify's market debut, and the Swiss miss
Author: 0 NYSE, Spotify's market debut, and the Swiss miss

But Spotify faces rising competition, most notably from Apple, which launched its own service in 2015 to seize a slice of the booming streaming market. The company's was listed with a price of 165.90 United States dollars per share, which is 26% higher than the reference price of 132 USD per share set by the NYSE on Monday.

Markets Trump lashes out at Amazon on Twitter: 4 things to know
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Amazon declined to comment on the tweet . Amazon stock is down more than 2% on an otherwise bullish day on Wall Street in the wake of tweets by President Donald Trump assailing the company's impact on retail , level of tax payments and straining of U.S.

Markets Ad group WPP investigates alleged misconduct by CEO Sorrell
Author: 0 Ad group WPP investigates alleged misconduct by CEO Sorrell

WPP (LON: WPP ) has appointed an independent counsel to look into allegations of "personal misconduct" by its chief executive Sir Martin Sorrell , the advertising giant has said. "I understand that this process will be completed shortly", he said in a statement. He founded the company as a two-man operation in a London office in 1985 and under his three-decade tenure running the business it has grown into the world's largest marketing services group with about 134,000 staff in more than ...

Markets Harbour Energy Swoops On Santos
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To date, Harbour Energy has been in a bidding war with itself for the past seven months. "The Santos Board considers that, based on the indicative offer price of A$6.50 per share, it is in the interests of shareholders to engage further with Harbour ", Santos said.

Markets Congress takes swipe at Modi
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Modi has now stopped talking about corruption. "Modi may have failed in plugging the question paper leak but he may again lecture children how to prepare for exams and will tell them about the dos and don'ts during exam", said Gandhi. "I think the prime minister is now realising that the nation can not be run with hatred, lathi, speeches and false promises", he said. "It's always his "Mann Ki Baat".

Markets GM stops publishing monthly sales figures in US
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The Pittenger & Anderson Inc holds 100,025 shares with $6.26M value, down from 119,291 last quarter. The stock decreased 1.61% or $0.58 during the last trading session, reaching $35.76. The rating was maintained by JP Morgan with "Overweight" on Tuesday, March 13. The company was downgraded on Thursday, September 14 by Standpoint Research.

Markets Union wants Smith, Warner 'disproportionate' bans reduced
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He said: "Warner's press-conference was a bit more stage-managed, walking in with his wife and a kiss and a cuddle before in front of all the media". Still considering the merits of challenging Warner's 12-month cricket ban, the embattled opener's legal team has requested transcripts from the player interviews Cricket Australia conducted in its investigation of the Cape Town ball-tampering saga, according to Fairfax Media.

Markets University of Indianapolis honors legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr
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The civil rights leader's shocking murder on April 4, 1968, marked one of the most significant moments in USA history. The Initiative was established to elevate and preserve the values and legacy of Robert F. "So when we add flesh to King's dream, we realise that we haven't really made much progress over the last 50 years in the realisation of that dream", he said.

Markets Bed, Bath & Beyond will exchange your Toys 'R' Us gift cards
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About 3.21 million shares traded. It has underperformed by 4.58% the S&P500. The 14-day RSI is presently standing at 37.77, the 7-day sits at 32.42, and the 3-day is resting at 29.94. Palo has 8,582 shares for 0.26% of their portfolio. Investors are clearly interested in the two names, but is one a better choice than the other? Using market capitalization to show the size of a company is important because company size is a basic determinant of various characteristics in which investors are ...

Markets Ikea reveals United Kingdom gender pay gap
Author: 0 Ikea reveals United Kingdom gender pay gap

However by 10am this morning (April 3) figures show that just 7,590 have done so, with 79% of those having a pay gap. At Blackstone, the average incentive compensation for women is 75.4 percent lower than men's, with the median pay gap stands at 84.9 percent.

Markets NASA, Lockheed Martin To Build Supersonic X-Plane
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But don't expect to board a supersonic passenger jet anytime soon; Lockheed Martin's LBFD won't be built for transporting people. The new experimental plane is created to return supersonic passenger air travel to routes over land. The experimental aircraft is expected to take to the skies in 2021 and will have a top velocity of 1.5 times the speed of sound, or about 990 miles per hour (1,600 kilometers) at an altitude of 55,000 feet, Lockheed said Tuesday.

Markets Panera patrons' information exposed online for months, security company says
Author: 0 Panera patrons' information exposed online for months, security company says

Panera said it is investigating the breach and said the report of millions of customers exposed is false and the number is "fewer than 10,000". Nearly in an instant, multiple sources - especially @ holdsecurity - pointed out that Panera had basically "fixed" the problem by requiring people to log in to a valid user account at panerabread .com in order to view the exposed customer records (as opposed to letting just anyone with the right link access the records).

Markets Family's SUV plunge off cliff may have been intentional
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Investigators have so far recovered the bodies of the parents, both 38, and three of their children: Markis, 19, Jeremiah, 14, and Abigail, 14. Three other children - Devonte, 15, Hannah, 16, and Sierra, 12 - have not been found, but are presumed dead, officials said .

Markets NextEra Energy Partners announces sale of Canadian renewable portfolio
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Therefore 88% are positive. Continental Resources Inc. has $78.0 highest and $11.50 lowest target. Investors often conduct stock analysis to help figure out which ones are a good buy, and at what price should they get in. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Monday, December 28 by Argus Research. The stock of NextEra Energy Partners, LP ( NYSE :NEP) earned "Hold" rating by RBC Capital Markets on Sunday, October 8.

Markets ICICI Bank board to meet today
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The I-T department, the officials said, has launched a probe into the finances of the company and those associated with it. Gofen And Glossberg Llc Il owns 1.56 million shares. Clearbridge holds 0% or 55 shares in its portfolio. 1,065 are held by Shine Inv Advisory Svcs. Pinnacle Advisory Group reported 45,352 shares or 0.05% of all its holdings.

Markets FIRST ALERT WEATHER: Mild and Drier Finish to Weekend
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By the afternoon, the wintry weather had largely moved from the Helena area, with about 2 inches of snow in town and the largest accumulations east of Townsend, including about 8 inches near Martinsdale. Rain is likely going to mix with snow along the higher elevations. "Since the 1800's, 0.6 inches is the mean snowfall in Philadelphia in April", Davis said, "so we don't see a whole lot".