China producer inflation picks up for first time in 9 months, eases deflation worries

China's factory-gate inflation picked up for the first time in nine months in March, edging away from deflationary territory, in a fresh sign that government efforts to boost the economy may be starting to revitalise domestic demand.
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Trump’s order would make it harder to block pipelines, and projects such as Longview coal-export terminal

State scrutiny of federal water-quality permits is called for by the Clean Water Act and enables state regulators to reject permits, or impose conditions.
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Global Markets: Growth woes douse rally in Asian shares, dollar slips

Asian stocks stepped back from near eight-month highs on Thursday and the dollar eased as European and U.S. central banks reinforced investor worries about the global economic outlook and trade protectionism.
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Bed Bath & Beyond Inc (BBBY) Q4 2018 Earnings Call Transcript

BBBY earnings call for the period ending March 2, 2019.
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India: One-Sided Clause In A Builder Buyer Agreement To Constitute Unfair Trade Practices Under Consumer Protection Act, 1986 - King, Stubb & Kasiva

Real Estate sector has seen an imperative shift from the legal perspective post introduction of the Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Act, 2016 and the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code, 2016.
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Meet Katie Bouman, the STEM hero behind today’s black hole photo

Astronomers today published the first ever images of a celestial phenomenon we’ve long known to exist, but were unable to capture: a black hole. And it’s thanks, in large part, to the algorithms created by Katie Bouman. Bouman, a graduate student at Harvard, worked with a team of three fellow researchers to create to develop the algorithms that made the image possible. Together, the team utilized enough image data to fill thousands of hard drives, seamlessly stitching together photos from eight ...
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Three Radio Telescopes will be Added to the Black Hole Imaging Array

Eight radio telescopes were used to image a black hole. They were ALMA, APEX, the IRAM 30-meter telescope, the James Clerk Maxwell Telescope, the Large Millimeter Telescope Alfonso Serrano, the... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
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Future Improvements of the Black hole Imaging Radio Telescope Array

Eight radio telescopes were used to image to capture the first image of a black hole but there are more radio telescopes that will be added to array to improve future images. As more telescopes are... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
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Wife of Nissan ex-exec Ghosn to be questioned in Tokyo court

TOKYO (AP) — The wife of Nissan’s former Chairman Carlos Ghosn will be questioned Thursday by Japanese prosecutors in a Tokyo court. A person familiar with the situation has told The Associated Press that Carole Ghosn will be questioned voluntarily with Ghosn’s legal team present and she was not a suspect. The person spoke on […]
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Sky TV slashes pricing for its Fan Pass streaming sports service

Sky TV has slashed the price of its Fan Pass service from $100 a month to $59 a month.The online service offers Sky Sport channels 1 to 4, streamed via website or the Fan Pass app.$39 a month is with no contract. For those who... [Author: [email protected]]
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Event Horizon Array of Eight Radio Telescope Shows First Blackhole Image

The Event Horizon Telescope (EHT) — a planet-scale array of eight ground-based radio telescopes forged through international collaboration — was designed to capture images of a black hole. Today, in... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
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On Not Fighting Fires

There is a particular disposition some people possess that causes them to shift their focus, regardless of their role, from proactive to reactive. There are all sorts of benefits for holding this disposition, much of the rewards being psychological, including solving problems, creating value for others, doing exciting work, receiving praise and recognition, and constant variety. The disposition is one of being a firefighter. The firefighter is called to put down a blaze that, left unaddressed, w...
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SpaceX Delays Falcon Heavy Launch to Tomorrow

SpaceX delayed the second launch of a Falcon Heavy and the first commercial launch to tomorrow. Standing down from today’s Falcon Heavy launch attempt; next opportunity is tomorrow, April 11. —... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
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Battle of our Central Banks: RBNZ v RBA who will blink first?

COMMENT: Traders and investors have been paying extra attention to central banks in recent weeks following policy u-turns from two central bank heavyweights, the US and China, which have resulted in a strong recovery in stocks over... [Author: [email protected]]
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A fight is brewing between two machine intelligence startups, and neither side looks all that smart

Sometimes, reading a lawsuit, it’s tempting to pick sides, to judge who is more right than wrong based on its contents. But a new lawsuit involving two venture-backed companies — both of which are rooted in machine intelligence — makes both sides sound surprisingly careless given their line of work. The plaintiff is Quid, a now 12-year-old company that has raised roughly $108 million from investors, shows Crunchbase. Its newest, $38 million round closed in October, led by REV Ventures, the inves...
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Would you buy his motorbike? Napier man's lingerie sales tactic reaps rewards

Sex sells, and Napier man Campbell MacLeod reckons he's found the most effective way to flog off his used vehicles.MacLeod's moves are making many searching for a new car or bike on sales websites in Hawke's Bay do a double take.His... [Author: [email protected]]
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Deductions for all! 22 tax write-offs without itemizing

Thanks to much larger standard deduction amounts under the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA), fewer filers are itemizing deductions. But that doesn't mean they aren't still writing off some tax-deductible expenses. During this first filing season after the many changes wrought by the latest tax reform law, taxpayers are still claiming what used to be called above-the-line deductions. Technically, they are and always have been adjustments to income. They got the above-the-line moniker because they pr...
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China’s spreading influence in Eastern Europe worries West

BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — Coal-powered plants, mobile networks, major bridges, roads and railways: Chinese investments have been booming throughout Central and Eastern Europe’s cash-strapped developing countries, even as European Union officials scramble to counter Beijing’s mounting economic and political influence on the continent. EU member Croatia is hosting a summit Thursday between China and 16 […]
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Chinalco bauxite train derails in Henan province, six people missing

A train carrying bauxite owned by China's biggest state-controlled aluminium producer, Chinalco, derailed on Wednesday night, local government said in a statement on the Twitter-like Weibo.
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Oil prices dip on surging U.S. crude stockpiles

Oil prices fell on Thursday after U.S. crude stockpiles surged to their highest levels in almost 17 months amid record production.
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Deutsche Boerse says it is in talks to buy some Refinitiv FX units

German stock exchange operator Deutsche Boerse AG said on Wednesday that it is in “concrete negotiations” with data provider Refinitiv about the potential acquisition of certain foreign exchange business units.
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Global Markets: Asian shares pause near eight-month high, dollar weakens

Asian stocks held near eight-month highs on Thursday and the dollar slipped again on expectations global interest rates will stay lower for longer after a dovish turn by the European Central Bank and milder than expected U.S. inflation.
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3 Times You Should Not Defer Your Student Loans

Deferring student loan payments relieves some pressure on you now, but it could leave you worse off over the long run. Here are three times it’s not worth it.Image source: Getty Images.
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Local Focus: Solar energy panels installed on Taumarunui house by another company

A Taumarunui woman is relieved to have solar panels boosting her power supply after four months of frustrating delays.In the end, it was a rival company who installed the panels, not the firm she signed up with and now the subject... [Author: [email protected]]
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A Dividend Hike From IBM Is Coming, but Don't Expect Much

IBM will probably be conservative with its dividend increase this year.
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UK's Theresa May says EU has granted her 'key request' of early exit clause in Brexit extension

UK's Theresa May says EU has granted her 'key request' of early exit clause in Brexit extension.
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New OIA info points to scant RBNZ analysis behind bank capital proposals

Information released under the Official Information Act adds to the weight of evidence that there is scant analysis behind the central bank's proposals to raise minimum bank capital requirements.The information release was in response... [Author: [email protected]]
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Is Marijuana Stock KushCo Holdings' Bad News Good News?

The company plans to restate its financials, calling its financial controls into question, but there may be a silver lining.
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EU summit conclusions say UK will 'refrain from any measure' to jeopardize key EU projects

EU summit conclusions say UK will 'refrain from any measure' to jeopardize key EU projects.
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