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Finance Dalian Wanda targeted after regulator halts Chinese buying spree in Australia
Author: 0 Dalian Wanda targeted after regulator halts Chinese buying spree in Australia

The China Banking Regulatory Commission (CBRC) made the request as it moves to control potential systemic risk, including problems posed by domestic firms acquiring more global assets. HNA previous year bought Avolon for €2.25 billion, in a deal ultimately worth almost €7 billion. "Even it is just a rumour, investors will choose to sell off first".

Author: 0 Kylian Mbappe to Arsenal: Arsene Wenger confident in second record-breaking bid

But, Football.London report that Arsenal are convinced they are in pole position to land Mbappe . The Monaco magician has been linked with several clubs in recent months, including Arsenal , and French tabloid Le Parisien says a source close to Mbappe has indicated the presence of Wenger at the Emirates could prove decisive in the coming weeks as his considers his future.

Finance Nasscom lowers IT export growth to 7-8% in 2017-18
Author: 0 Nasscom lowers IT export growth to 7-8% in 2017-18

Nasscom had deferred making the announcement in February. Allaying fears of slowdown and job losses, Nasscom Chairman Raman Roy told reporters that the industry was expected to add 1.3-1.5 lakh jobs during the fiscal as it continued to be a net hirer with the demand for skilled professionals growing across its segments.

Finance Jack Ma: Artificial intelligence could set off WWIII, but 'humans will win'
Author: 0 Jack Ma: Artificial intelligence could set off WWIII, but 'humans will win'

But he does believe technology could spark major problems, and even war. Machine learning and artificial intelligence is used by a record number of companies. "We should make sure the machine can do things that human beings cannot do", he said. In his estimation, the first World War came on the heels of upheaval caused by the Industrial Revolution which shuffled the economic fortunes of different nations and classes leading to conflict, and similar technologies helped lead to World War II.

Finance Liberal Steve Thomson BC's new Speaker in likely short-lived government
Author: 0 Liberal Steve Thomson BC's new Speaker in likely short-lived government

The NDP and Greens have argued that convention dictates that a speaker, once elected, keep the job until the next election, while the Liberals have argued it's up to the government of the day to provide a speaker. "The premier has promised to test the confidence of the house through a throne speech or a motion of confidence", Routley said. Thomson was the only candidate for the position and was acclaimed by the legislature Thursday morning.

Finance Further education institutions awarded gold medals for teaching excellence
Author: 0 Further education institutions awarded gold medals for teaching excellence

The TEF does not indicate how good specific departments within a university are, so it's unclear how much use the government-sponsored rankings will be. Dominic Shellard, vice-chancellor of De Montfort University, said the results were a "massive game changer," adding that a "new hierarchies of universities" would be created as a result.

Author: 0 Altice USA increases proposed IPO deal size to $1.9 billion

Altice shares opened at $31.60 on the New York Stock Exchange, above the IPO price of $30, and jumped as high as $31.85, before trading more recently at $31.70. Of the 63.94 million shares offered to the public, 12.07 million shares are offered by the Altice USA , the remaining 51.87 million by selling shareholders - the proceeds of which would not go to the company.

Finance Big Banks Survive Stress Tests
Author: 0 Big Banks Survive Stress Tests

The banks undergoing the seventh annual check-up included JPMorgan Chase & Co., Bank of America Corp., Citigroup Inc. and Wells Fargo and Co. - the four biggest USA banks by assets. In this scenario, the aggregate common equity capital ratio of the 34 firms fell from an actual 12.5 percent in the fourth quarter of 2016 to a minimum level of 10.7 percent.

Finance Britain, EU kick off Brexit negotiations
Author: 0 Britain, EU kick off Brexit negotiations

THERESA MAY will tell European leaders her plan to offer European Union citizens living in the United Kingdom safeguards over their rights later this week after Brussels insisted the issue must be settled before talks on future trade relations can get under way.

Finance Current, former US officials detail Russian cyberattacks
Author: 0 Current, former US officials detail Russian cyberattacks

Special counsel Robert Mueller is conducting an inquiry into possible collusion between the Trump campaign and Russian officials. Trump has decried the probes as witch hunts and he's rejected the US intelligence community's assessment that Russia's hacking and disinformation campaign was meant to aid his candidacy.

Finance Empty NYC transit bus rolls down street, hits church, cars
Author: 0 Empty NYC transit bus rolls down street, hits church, cars

The bus came to a rest outside the St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church on Knickerbocker Ave., mangling its metal fence and a brick column. Part of the ordeal showing the runaway bus was captured on camera. The city buildings department determined there was no structural damage to the church. The TWU said in a statement they were grateful no one was seriously hurt and that the driver is "obviously very, very upset, and we're going to assist her".

Author: 0 NMC Health (LON:NMC) Analyst Target Changes

The SI to Genco Shipping & Trading Limited's float is 31.41%. About 415,438 shares traded. GYM Group PLC (LON:GYM) has 0.00% since June 14, 2016 and is. Finally, Macquarie reissued a neutral rating and issued a GBX 220 ($2.78) price target on shares of Centrica PLC in a report on Friday, May 19th. Centrica plc is an energy and services company.

Finance Whole Foods CEO calls deal with Amazon 'whirlwind courtship'
Author: 0 Whole Foods CEO calls deal with Amazon 'whirlwind courtship'

It's Monday, but we're still trying to process the online retail giant's decision to buy Whole Foods for $13.7 billion . "Amazon has had grocery ambitions for a long time", says Bloomberg food reporter Craig Giammona . And buying Whole Foods would give Chief Executive Officer Jeff Bezos a ready-made cadre of customers. "They're not playin" a bunch of BS games", Mackey said.

Finance Greece to get 'more clarity' on debt relief plan
Author: 0 Greece to get 'more clarity' on debt relief plan

It needs the funds as it faces a roughly 7 billion euro spike in debt repayments in July which it will struggle to meet from its own resources. International Monetary Fund participation in the bailout, even without immediate disbursements, would be enough for the German parliament to back new eurozone loans to Athens , thus ensuring Greece would get enough cash in July to repay maturing debt and avoid default.

Finance Whole Foods CEO is head over heels in love with Amazon
Author: 0 Whole Foods CEO is head over heels in love with Amazon

Kroger shares climbed 1.6 percent to close at $22.64 on Monday. There's significant overlap between consumers who shop on Amazon and at Whole Foods. "Others could certainly look at this and sharpen their pencils". "This is kind of the dream come true", Mackey, who claimed to have dreamed of the partnership more than a year ago, said of the deal, calling it at times "amazing", "tremendous" and "exciting".

Finance Amazon buying Whole Foods, making strong move into groceries
Author: 0 Amazon buying Whole Foods, making strong move into groceries

Going full throttle into groceries by announcing a $13.7 billion deal for Whole Foods on Friday, Amazon gets the advantage of using the stores as mini-distribution hubs to deliver items to customers. Meal-kit companies: Whole Foods is also known to offer plenty of prepared food, so Amazon could be positioned to bank into this operation that allowed the likes of Blue Apron to propel itself to an IPO from being a humble startup business.

Finance Gold gains as oil's plunge dampens US rate hike expectations
Author: 0 Gold gains as oil's plunge dampens US rate hike expectations

Dudley said he expects inflation to get back to 2 percent as the U.S. labour market tightens and drives up wages. The U.S. dollar closed at its highest level since April 19, when the currency ended at NT$30.418 against the Taiwan dollar. But analysts say palladium's gains of more than 25 percent so far this year may not be justified given slowing auto sales. It is up 5.2 percent so far this year, putting it among the best performing major currencies.

Author: 0 The Analysts Set RPC Group PLC (RPC) PT at $1181.25

Mark Sheptoff Fin Planning Limited Co accumulated 3,000 shares. Hikari Tsushin reported 1,400 shares. Pier Ltd Llc invested in 0.62% or 136,310 shares. The rating was maintained by Barclays Capital with "Overweight" on Monday, October 5. The stock has "Neutral" rating by Macquarie Research on Monday, November 14.