Global Markets: Asian shares wobble before Trump-Xi meeting

Asian shares wavered on Friday as investors were on edge before a crucial weekend meeting between the Chinese and U.S. presidents that could determine the course of a heated trade war over the next year.
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Sheryl Sandberg reportedly wanted to know if George Soros, who publicly criticized Facebook, was shorting the company's stock.

Facebook chief operating officer Sheryl Sandberg reportedly requested opposition research on billionaire George Soros. Sandberg reportedly wanted to know if Soros, who publicly criticized Facebook, was shorting the company's stock. That news comes after it was revealed that Facebook had a relationship with the opposition-research firm, Definers Public Affairs. Definers has had ties to Republican campaigns and it previously released a report that suggested Soros, a popular target for anti-Semit...
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Tata Motors falls; Jaguar Land Rover to temporarily cut jobs at UK plant

Shares of Indian automaker Tata Motors Ltd's fell on Friday after its British unit Jaguar Land Rover said it is going to cut 500 jobs temporarily at its plant in central England.
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China factory gauge lower, adding to economic gloom

BEIJING (AP) — A measure of China's factory activity slipped to its lowest level in more than two years in November, adding to pressure on Beijing amid a tariff battle with U.S. President Donald Trump.The China Federation of Logistics... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, China, Beijing, Donald Trump, China Federation of Logistics

Focus: Grab, Go-Jek wage street fight for SE Asia 'super-app' supremacy

At a makeshift kiosk outside her home in a South Jakarta backstreet, 39-year-old Julaiha stands at the front lines of a multi-billion-dollar battle over one of the richest opportunities in the global digital economy.
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How To Attract Customers To Your Small Business

If you want your small business to survive over the long-term, you’re going to have to work on strategies for how you can attract customers. There are a few tips in particular that will help you achieve this goal so you can stabilize and eventually grow your small business as time passes by. Without a solid book of business, you risk not being able to meet your sales goals and having to eventually close your doors. Customers are the backbone of your company and are what will allow you to continu...
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Splunk Inc. (SPLK) Q3 2019 Earnings Conference Call Transcript

SPLK earnings call for the period ending October 31, 2018.
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Oil firms as OPEC output cuts loom, but rising U.S. supply stems gains

Oil prices firmed on Friday on expectations that OPEC and Russia will agree some form of production cuts next week, although swelling U.S. supplies kept markets in check.
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India says expects significant scaling up of Saudi investments

India expects Saudi Arabia to ramp up investments in several sectors including technology, farm and energy over the next couple of years, a senior Indian official said, after a meeting between Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman and Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
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Gail India proposes swap of Cove Point LNG cargoes in first quarter: sources

Gail India is proposing to swap three liquefied natural gas (LNG) cargoes across the first quarter of next year, trade sources said on Friday.
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Chinese company docks workers' pay if they walk less than 6,000 steps a day

A company in southern China is encouraging employees to keep fit by making them walk 6,000 steps a day and docking their salaries if they fail to do so.Staff at the property firm in Guangzhou who walked fewer than 180,000 steps... [Author: [email protected]]
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Nio, China rival to Tesla, says U.S. head to step down

The U.S. head of Nio Inc, an electric carmaker seen as one of the main Chinese rivals to Tesla Inc, will leave the company, the firm said in a filing on Friday, the first major management departure since its September IPO.
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Trade deal possible at G20 but Chinese paper says U.S. must be 'fair minded'

China and the United States can reach a trade agreement at the G20 meeting in Argentina this week, the state-run China Daily newspaper said in an editorial on Friday, but Washington must be "fair minded" if it wants to defuse spiralling tensions.
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Here's the Investment Warren Buffett Thinks "Makes the Most Sense Practically All of the Time"

Buffett is right: This easy investment can give you the stock market's returns while charging minuscule fees.
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City Rail Link contractor makes $500,000 loss

A contractor working on New Zealand's largest infrastructure project has just filed annual accounts showing it made a $502,000 loss for the year.RCR Infrastructure (New Zealand) is in a joint venture for part of the $3.4 billion... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, New Zealand, City Rail Link, RCR Infrastructure New Zealand

What is personal finance? 4 pillars for limitless wealth

Your personal finances are incredibly important. That’s because what you do now for your personal finances not only impacts your life today but also has far reaching impacts into your future. But … what is personal finance really? What does that look for you? And how can you best set yourself up for financial success in the future? Also why am I the one talking to you about any of this? Hi, I’m New York Times best-selling author Ramit Sethi. More than a decade ago, I wrote a book on personal fin...
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Amazon's Shift

Andy Jassy, CEO of Amazon Web Services, announced that AWS customers would be off all Oracle databases by the end of 2019 and running on one of Amazon's database products. This is not the first time the market has heard something like this, but this time could be different. The statement comes on the heels of Amazon spending significant coin on Oracle licenses a few months ago. It also comes in the wake of Oracle's introduction, more than a year ago, of its autonomous database with multiple ...
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A Brief Guide to Shopify’s Shipping Services

Shipping orders to your customers is a vital part of running your ecommerce business, and there’s a lot involved, from choosing packaging to planning your shipping strategy. Underpinning those strategic choices, however, is the carrier that gets your order from point A to point B. Choosing a carrier—and shipping services from that carrier—is one of the most important aspects of your shipping process, because it’s the point where you can find the right balance between the services you need with t...
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The Person In Front of You

The people with concerns tend to always have concerns. For them, it’s not you, or your company, or your solution that concerns them. They are concerned about almost everything. The people who are grouchy aren’t grouchy because you called them. They were grouchy before you called them, and they’ll be grouchy the next day, and the day after that. They are grouchy people. The people who are cheap aren’t just cheap when it comes from buying what you sell. They’re always cheap, refusing to believe th...
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Disaster victims could get tax relief as part of new tax bill; IRS already offering some easier retirement plan access

North Carolina flooding in the wake of extensive hurricane rains. Photo courtesy Federal Emergency Management Agency A bill that would extend some expired tax laws, enact a handful of new ones and correct some errors in last year's tax reform bill is now before the House of Representatives. The extensive and expensive — the Congressional Budget Office estimates it will add another $55 billion to the federal deficit over the next 10 years — measure has a decent chance of clearing the House...
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Saudi crown prince meets Modi in Argentina

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman met with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and discussed cooperation between the two countries in security, energy and investments, the Saudi press agency (Spa) said early on Friday.
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Workday Inc (WDAY) Q3 2018 Earnings Conference Call Transcript

WDAY earnings call for the period ending October 31, 2018.
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That One Fatal Moment That Changes All: 5 Essential Workplace Safety Tips to Protect Yourself from Getting Injured

How can you ensure your office and warehouse premises are safe working environments? Follow these five essential workplace safety tips to protect your workforce and your business from workplace injuries.
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US and China Close to a Stop Gap Trade Deal

The Wall Street Journal is reporting that are exploring a trade deal in which Washington would hold off on further tariffs through the spring in exchange for new talks looking at big changes in... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
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Cantel Medical (CMD) Q1 2019 Earnings Conference Call Transcript

CMD earnings call for the period ending October 30, 2018.
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HP Inc. (HPQ) Q4 2018 Earnings Conference Call Transcript

HPQ earnings call for the period ending October 31, 2018.
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Argentina Compared to Brazil

There was a prediction from Peter Zeihan that Japan, Argentina and Turkey would emerge as regionally dominant powers. Japan would dominate Asia, Argentina would dominate South America and Turkey... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
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Venezuela's president boosts wages, compares Trump to Hitler

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuela's socialist president boosted the minimum wage 150 percent Thursday to combat what he called an economic war being waged by the United States as he compared U.S. President Donald Trump to Adolf... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, United States, Venezuela, Hitler, Donald Trump, Trump, Caracas, Venezuela AP

China factory growth unexpectedly stalls in November: official PMI

Growth in China's vast manufacturing sector stalled for the first time in over two years in November, missing expectations and adding pressure on Beijing to roll out more economic support measures amid a bitter trade war with the United States.
Tags: Money, China, Beijing, businessNews

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