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GST impact: Services PMI hit three-month low in November, Nomura 'surprised'

November's Nikkei/IHS Markit Services Purchasing Managers' Index fell to 48.5 - its lowest since August - from 51.7 in October, well below the 50 mark that sepa...


Starbucks Shanghai Lets Customers Tour Its Store Using AR

Customers can also use Augmented Reality technology to see the coffee making process in their smart phones, and use mobile payment. The world's largest Starbuc...


Clues to Identify Price Direction: Bank of America Corporation (BAC)

About 40,600 shares traded. Bank of America Corporation ( BAC ) has a Return on Assets of 0.8 percent, Return on Investment of 4.6 percent and a Return on Equ...


Salvation Army Christmas Assistance sign-ups continue

Hundreds of families have registered to receive gifts for their children through The Salvation Army this year, so donations of new, unwrapped toys are needed. T...


Ireland to reluctantly collect tax windfall from Apple

Both Ireland and Apple have dragged their feet on complying with the ruling. The government have come to an agreement with Apple for the contested €13 billion...


SA's economic heartland backs Ramaphosa in ANC race

Provinces have been given until Sunday to finalise presidential nominations. Former KZN ANC chairman and premier, Senzo Mchunu, received 192 nominations for sec...


Amazon launches in Australia

The products are listed across 23 categories, including clothing and shoes, video games, consumer electronics, tools, toys, home improvement, beauty products, a...


IShares MSCI Colombia Capped (ICOL) Rises 0.43% for Dec 3

LMR Partners LLP decreased its holdings in shares of iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF (NYSEARCA: EEM ) by 27.2% in the third quarter, according to the company ...


NY AG continues to investigate 'fake' comments on net neutrality

Supporters of the FCC's move to do away with network neutrality rules-mainly big ISPs like Verizon, AT&T, and Comcast, and the GOP politicians who love them-w...


Apple may not need this supplier. Its stock crashes 23%

A Financial Times report today confirms the rumor: "Apple supplier Dialog Semiconductor slumped again on Monday after the Anglo-German group said it recogni...


United Kingdom government plans Bitcoin crackdown amid money laundering concerns

Bitcoin has become a favoured currency of drug dealers and criminals due to its anonymity. A rise of 1,000 per cent in value this year has anxious MPs and ba...


Cboe plans December 10 launch of Bitcoin futures trading

Analysts said Friday's announcement by the main US derivatives regulator that it would allow CME Group Inc and CBOE Global Markets to list bitcoin futures ...


East Anglian supermarket to sell out of date food

The majority of products that now use best-before dates will be included, say the retailer, such as tinned goods, packets and dried food, with it estimating t...


Winklevoss twins are now bitcoin billionaires

The identical twins, who competed as rowers in the 2008 Beijing Olympics, have said recently they haven't sold any bitcoins since their initial purchase. The ...


Free cookies! Where to celebrate National Cookie Day in Greater Cincinnati

It's National Cookie Day , AKA the ideal time to start pre-gaming for the REAL holidays. This offer seems to be getting a bit less traction than others, and th...


Facebook 'committed' to United Kingdom as it announces 800 more jobs in London

Nicola Mendelsohn, Facebook's Europe, Middle East and Asia vice-president, praised the U.K.as a tech company base. Nicola Mendelsohn, vice president, Facebook...


5.5-magnitude natural disaster hits Iran's Kerman province, no casualties

Gary Laing, a spokesman for the Delaware Emergency Management Agency, said in an email 30 minutes after the quake that there were no reports of damage. Most Nor...


Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) Stake Increased by First National Trust Co

About 705,486 shares traded. Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT ) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, April 27th. It has outperformed by 20.71% the S...


Golden Krust CEO killed himself over tax debt, fears of probe

Before the shooting, the video shows Hawthorne speaking with a pair of workers who left the room, both of whom were crouched down when they later returned to hi...


United States automakers report mixed sales for November

Automakers were offering an average of $3,700 to $3,800 in incentives per vehicle in November. US sales of new cars and trucks rose 1 percent to almost 1.4 mi...