Macau, Beijing police arrest 37 in crackdown on illicit banking

Police in Macau and mainland China detained 39 suspects in an underground lending case involving more than 30 billion yuan ($4.42 billion), as China steps up measures to reduce economic risks and clamp down on illicit capital outflows.
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China's fourth-quarter GDP growth dented by services, agriculture despite construction rebound

Weakness in the service and farm sectors slowed China's economic growth in the fourth quarter, despite a strong pickup in construction activity, official data showed on Tuesday.
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Asian shares decline on concerns over global, China slowdown

SINGAPORE (AP) — Asian markets were mostly lower on Tuesday after the International Monetary Fund trimmed its global outlook for 2019 and 2020. The downgrade came after China said its economy grew at the slowest pace in 30 years in... [Author: [email protected]]
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Auckland waterfront 'do-up' with stunning city views could sell for millions

A century-old waterfront shack in need of serious renovating could sell for millions of dollars because of its views over Waitemata Harbour and the Auckland skyline.Despite needing more than just a simple lick of paint and spruce... [Author: [email protected]]
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Exclusive: Tesla in talks with China's Lishen over Shanghai battery contract - sources

Tesla Inc has signed a preliminary agreement with China's Tianjin Lishen to supply batteries for its new Shanghai car factory, as it aims to cut its reliance on Japan's Panasonic, two sources with direct knowledge of the matter said.
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Exclusive: China accepts Brazil chicken exporters' offer to end anti-dumping case

China's Ministry of Commerce has accepted an offer made by Brazilian chicken exporters to resolve a dumping dispute, a lawyer told Reuters on Monday, lifting shares of Brazil-based chicken exporter BRF SA.
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Germany bans Iranian airline from its airspace after US pressure

Germany has revoked the licence of an Iranian airline because it has been transporting military equipment and personnel to Syria and other Middle East war zones, the foreign ministry said on Monday, after heavy U.S. pressure on Berlin to act.
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All aboard: KiwiRail beefs up tourism expertise

KiwiRail is hoping to ride a global tourism ''rail renaissance'' by appointing a heavyweight panel to drive growth.It has appointed an influential panel of advisers, including Tourism NZ chairwoman Kerry Prendergast, former Tourism... [Author: [email protected]]
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China state planner warns economic pressure will hit job market

Downward pressure on the economy will impact China's job market, the state planner warned on Tuesday, a day after data showed gross domestic product grew at its slowest since 1990.
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Gold out, beers in? Lawmaker gives Bank of England money-saving tips

The Bank of England was asked to consider moving the gold bars out of its vaults so that space could be rented to a pub, during its first hearing before a parliament spending watchdog.
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Tokyo court says it is rejecting the second bail request from Nissan's ex-chair Carlos Ghosn, detained for two months

TOKYO (AP) — Tokyo court says it is rejecting the second bail request from Nissan's ex-chair Carlos Ghosn, detained for two months. [Author: [email protected]]
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Oil prices fall as economic growth worries spread

Oil prices fell on Tuesday as signs of a spreading global economic slowdown stoked concerns over future fuel demand.
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U.S. to formally seek extradition of Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou - Globe And Mail

The United States has informed the Canadian government that it plans to proceed with a formal request to extradite Huawei Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou on allegations violation of U.S. sanctions against Iran, the Globe and Mail reported on Monday.
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Russia, Ukraine to hold further gas talks in May

Russia and Ukraine will meet for further gas talks in May after an EU-mediated discussion in Brussels on Monday yielded no concrete results, Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak said.
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Italy's Tria sees risks from IMF policies, defends deficit-spending

Italian Economy Minister Giovanni Tria said on Monday that the International Monetary Fund's economic policies, not Italy's,. posed a risk to the global economy.
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Wellness Businesses Enjoy Healthy Profits

From “smart mattresses” to MCT oil, the latest health trends pay off for entrepreneurs. By Rieva Lesonsky As baby boomers continue to age—many reluctantly—and millennials stay concerned about being fit, the health and wellness fields are filled with opportunities. Well + Good (W+G) features 14 top wellness trends in their annual report. Here are some highlights: Home tech: Smart speakers (used by 20% of American adults) are the “gateway to outfitting entire homes with smart products.” Home tech ...
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Brazil to privatize more airports, railways for grains

Brazil's government will announce the privatization of southern airports, including Curitiba, in the second quarter of this year, according to Adalberto Vasconcelos, head of the PPI government program tasked with luring private investment in the country's infrastructure.
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Japan firms have no plans to strengthen governance after Ghosn arrest - Reuters poll

Three-quarters of Japanese companies have no plan to create committees overseeing compensation or executive nomination, a Reuters poll found, reflecting indifference to boosting governance after the arrest of former Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn.
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Sun Pharma replaces formulations distributor with own unit

Indian drugmaker Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd said on Tuesday it will make its unit the new distributor for its domestic formulations business, replacing Aditya Medisales Ltd.
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Tokyo court denies latest bail request of Nissan's Ghosn

Carlos Ghosn's latest request for bail was rejected by a Tokyo court on Tuesday, despite the ousted Nissan chairman offering to wear an electronic ankle tag in an unusual bid to win release after two months of detention for alleged financial crimes.
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'A List' climate change firms outperform on stock market - survey

Apple, L'Oreal and Mitsubishi Electric are among more than 120 global firms which scored top marks in a ranking of corporate efforts to slow climate change.
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Logitech raises full-year outlook after gaming-powered third quarter

Logitech International SA raised its full-year profit outlook on Tuesday, after strong growth in its gaming hardware business helped the computer peripheral and mobile speaker maker beat third-quarter expectations.
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IMF, CEOs sound warnings as leaders gather in Davos

The International Monetary Fund trimmed its global growth forecasts on Monday and a survey showed increasing pessimism among business chiefs as trade tensions and uncertainty loomed over the world's biggest annual gathering of the rich and powerful.
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Why billionaire Aussie miner Clive Palmer moved his empire to NZ

Billionaire Australian mining magnate and political maverick Clive Palmer has shifted his empire's legal incorporation to New Zealand in preparation for a possible bid to sue the West Australian government for A$45 billion ($47.8b)... [Author: [email protected]]
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Gold near three-week lows as firmer dollar dents safe-haven appeal

Gold prices edged lower on Tuesday, hovering near three-week lows touched in the previous session, as a firmer dollar made bullion more expensive for buyers using other currencies, even as concerns about a global slowdown mounted.
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China grants Ivanka Trump five more trademarks

The Chinese government has granted Ivanka Trump's company preliminary approval for another five trademarks this month, as her father's administration pushes ahead on trade negotiations with China.Four trademarks, including child... [Author: [email protected]]
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Tokyo court rejects Ex-Nissan chair Ghosn’s bail request

TOKYO (AP) — A court in Tokyo has rejected former Nissan chairman Carlos Ghosn’s latest request for bail. The decision Tuesday came a day after Ghosn promised to wear an electronic monitoring ankle bracelet, give up his passport and pay for security guards approved by prosecutors to gain release from detention on bail. Ghosn, 64, […]
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9 Ways to Earn Extra Money

Times are hard. It’s no longer enough to rely on one job to reach your financial goals before you retire unless you have a high-paying job (which is like finding a needle in a haystack). Unlike in the 1950s, young people now can’t afford to buy a house with the salary of someone working a nine-to-five, especially not with student loans, rent, and utilities to pay. Last year, the cost of buying and owning a home was up by 14 percent, compared to the cost in 2017. So it’s understandable if you wan...
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In Versailles, Macron vows to reform to avoid king's fate

President Emmanuel Macron told dozens of the world's most powerful executives on Monday that he would not follow the path of guillotined French royals and would continue to reform the French economy despite a sometimes violent popular revolt.
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What Is A Virtual Data Room And Why You Could Benefit From One

The basic description of a virtual data room is that it is an online storage solution for information and documents, rather like the digital equivalent of a filing cabinet, but… Read more » The post What Is A Virtual Data Room And Why You Could Benefit From One appeared first on
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