China stocks, currency weaker on trade war escalation, state buying seen

Chinese stocks were weaker on Tuesday as the tariff war between Washington and Beijing escalated though losses were contained after conciliatory comments from U.S. President Donald Trump and amid suspected state-backed buying of equities.
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Jet Airways CFO Amit Agarwal steps down

Jet Airways Ltd's Deputy Chief Executive and Chief Financial Officer Amit Agarwal has resigned, the debt-ridden carrier said on Tuesday.
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Gold steadies near one-month peak as trade escalation lifts safe-haven demand

Gold prices held steady near one-month highs on Tuesday as an escalation in Sino-U.S. trade war sent investors looking for safe-haven assets.
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Satellite images show oil tankers allegedly sabotaged

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — New satellite photos obtained by The Associated Press show the oil tankers that Gulf officials alleged were the targets of “sabotage” off the coast of the United Arab Emirates. The images, provided Tuesday by Colorado-based Maxar Technologies, show the oil tankers. Two are from Saudi Arabia, one is Norwegian […]
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Top business people among New Zealanders honoured at investiture ceremony

High-achieving business people were among the New Zealanders who received official insignia at today's investiture ceremony at Government House in Auckland.Sir Stephen Tindall, the founder of The Warehouse, the Tindall Foundation... [Author: [email protected]]
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Oil prices rise, gains tempered by U.S.-China trade tensions

Oil prices were moving higher on Tuesday, though gains were checked amid an escalation in the trade war between the United States and China.
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China, U.S. have 'wisdom' to resolve trade dispute, says Beijing's top diplomat

China and the United States both have the "ability and wisdom" to reach a trade deal that is good for both, the Chinese government's top diplomat said, as U.S. President Donald Trump said he thought recent talks in Beijing would be successful.
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Tencent Music profit beats as paid subscribers grow

China's Tencent Music Entertainment Group beat Wall Street estimates for quarterly profit on Monday, as more users paid for its music streaming services.
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Government Jobs and Elections

Government Jobs and Elections This is election season in India. General Election 2019 for Indian Parliament's lower house Lok Sabha  (Lower House)  and Four State Legislative Assemblies (Vidhan Sabha) election being held in Indian states of Andhra Pradesh, Arunachal Pradesh, Odisha and Sikkim in the month of April and May 2019 in seven 7 phases. Even before, announcement of... Please Click on the Title to Read Full Details. [Author: [email protected] (Manisha)]
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Investors brace portfolios for longer U.S.-China trade war

Investors are losing faith that a U.S.-China trade deal could happen soon and are bracing their portfolios for a more prolonged battle that could hamper global growth.
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Ten New Zealand business leaders join 2019 Hall of Fame

Contributors to the Remarkables Ski Area, Alison's Pantry, New Zealand real estate and winemaking make up the list of 10 New Zealand entrepreneurs announced as inductees into this year's Business Hall of Fame.The list includes eight... [Author: [email protected]]
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Cellphones and laptops on latest USTR China tariff list, drugs excluded

A list of products subject to possible U.S. tariffs on about $300 billion of Chinese imports will include cellphones and laptop computers but not pharmaceuticals and rare earth materials, the U.S. Trade Representative's Office said on Monday.
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WhatsApp discovers spyware that infected with a call alone

WhatsApp says a vulnerability in the popular communications app let mobile phones be infected with sophisticated spyware with a missed in-app call alone. The Facebook subsidiary says “an advanced cyber actor” infected an unknown number of people with the malware, which it says it discovered in early May. A WhatsApp spokesman who would not be […]
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Trump says U.S. farmers to get $15 billion in aid amid China trade war

President Donald Trump said on Monday that his administration was planning to provide about $15 billion in aid to help U.S. farmers whose products may be targeted with tariffs by China in a deepening trade war.
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Monsanto Ordered to Pay $2 Billion in Case Tying Weed Killer to Cancer

The verdict is Monsanto's third courtroom loss in California since August
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Embattled YouTuber James Charles Leases Encino Mini-Mansion

It’s a brave new world, and perhaps the best illustration of that is the wacky phenomenon of YouTube celebrity. In this always offbeat, frequently narcissistic, and occasionally downright bizarre realm, top content creators are frequently embroiled in off-camera “scandals” and catfights. The details are later recapped for their drama-hungry followers — all while creators rake in […]
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Why Your Company’s Team Building Weekends Fail (And How To Make Them Successful)

Somewhere in the world this afternoon, a group of office mates are strapping on safety equipment and preparing to scale the side of a cliff together. In another city, another group of mates is engaged in a retreat designed to foster their sense of teamwork. Late into the wee hours in another city, six men who usually compete in the office are focused on collaboration to on build a robot. What do they all have in common? The common thread here is team building, and it has come to describe a way ...
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WhatsApp rushed to fix flaw tied to hacking used to spy on activists; users told to update phones

WhatsApp engineers worked around the clock to patch the vulnerability and released a patch Monday. They encouraged customers to update their apps as quickly as possible.
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India 2019/20 sugar output to decline 8.4%: USDA attache

Indian sugar production in 2019/20 is expected to decline 8.4% from the record-large 2018/19 crop to 30.3 million tonnes, the U.S. Department of Agriculture attache in New Delhi said in a report.
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Malaysia keeps June crude palm oil export duty at zero percent

Malaysia kept its export duty on crude palm oil for June unchanged at zero percent, according to a circular on the Malaysian Palm Oil Board's website on Tuesday, citing the national customs department.
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Take-Two Interactive Software Inc (TTWO) Q4 2019 Earnings Call Transcript

TTWO earnings call for the period ending March 31, 2019.
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Tokyo prosecutors detail Ghosn's alleged cash transfer in revised indictment: Kyodo

Tokyo prosecutors on Tuesday filed a request to revise the content of its indictment of Carlos Ghosn for aggravated breach of trust, providing further details on alleged cash transfers they say the former Nissan Motor Co Ltd boss made to a Saudi friend, Kyodo news reported.
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Key Takeaways From Clean Energy Fuels' Earnings

The company's operations consumed a lot of cash to start 2019, but strong volume growth, improvements in its operations, and a big-oil partnership bode well.
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Investors have seen triple-digit returns on some 2019 IPOs, but UBS think there are 2 key reasons it could cool by midsummer (BYND, UBER, ZM)

This year's IPOs have broken new records, with Beyond Meat's stock popping 163% pop on the first day of trading. But UBS analyst Jason Draho said in a note Monday that it doesn't mean there's an IPO bubble. Instead, Draho thinks there is a hot IPO market, which could cool off organically in midsummer. Once companies start reporting their second and third quarter earnings, Draho said, prices will adjust to reflect their true values. Plus, he added, there's may not be a steady enough stream of I...
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Japan Finmin Aso: Sino-US trade war won't trigger economic crisis

Japanese Finance Minister Taro Aso said on Tuesday the Sino-U.S. trade war would not immediately trigger an economic shock on the scale of the "Lehman shock", though the friction between the world's two largest economies is unlikely to be resolved easily.
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Aluminium giant Rusal says first-quarter profit drops 44% in aftermath of U.S. sanctions

Russian aluminium giant United Company Rusal on Tuesday said its first-quarter net profit fell about 44%, hit by the lingering effects of U.S. sanctions and weaker aluminium prices.
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New Zealand tourism has a big new hairy goal - $50 billion a year by 2025

Tourism aims to $50 billion industry within the next six years following a period of growth a leader says was ''beyond all expectations.''But the sector would not just be focussing on the dollar figure, Tourism Industry Aotearoa... [Author: [email protected]]
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Oil prices edge up, but U.S.-China trade tensions cap gains

Oil prices inched higher on Tuesday, though gains were checked amid an escalation in the trade war between the United States and China.
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Wolters Kluwer CCH clients get extra week to meet May tax-exempt filing deadline

Watch the full classic Roseanne Roseannadana skit at NBC's Saturday Night Live video page. As the wonderful Gilda Radner character Roseanne Roseannadana used to say, "It's always something." That's particularly true in the tax world. Just when we thought we had made it relatively unscathed through the 2019 tax season, which already was crazy since it was the first one in which most of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) changes took real life effect for taxpayers, something happened. The good ...
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Focal Kanta No. 3 Review: These $13,000 speakers are stunning pieces of audio furniture

When French speaker manufacturer Focal offered to let me review its flagship product, the $230,000, 700-pound Utopias, I despaired a little. Despite my curiosity to audition speakers that cost more than an Ivy League’s four-year tuition, I didn’t know where I’d begin to review something that expensive. I also didn’t know how I’d get them into my apartment. Instead, I settled for one of the company’s (relatively) more accessible speakers, the Kanta No. 3. Stunning for its modern design as well as...
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