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Reuters Today: Elections for Afghanistan, Hungary and India

Mon, 07/04/2014 - 10:00
April 7 - Polls come in from Afghanistan and Hungary, while India begins its multi-week election marathon. Markets are mostly lower, though Indonesia outperforms today as it has for most of 2014.
Categories: Financial Media

Asia Day Ahead: Samsung faces revenue growth question mark

Mon, 07/04/2014 - 09:00
April 7 - It may be the smartphone king, but Samsung's Q1 guidance numbers on Tuesday will reveal the stark challenge that lies ahead. Elsewhere, both Japan and Indonesia decide on monetary policy.
Categories: Financial Media

Breakingviews: Cautionary tale for Japan M&A in Ranbaxy fail

Mon, 07/04/2014 - 06:15
April 7 - Daiichi Sankyo is giving up control of Ranbaxy Laboratories to Sun Pharma for $3.2 billion. Breakingviews' Peter Thal Larsen says it serves as a reminder of what can go wrong in overseas ventures.
Categories: Financial Media

Forget China or Japan, Aberdeen sees opportunities in India

Mon, 07/04/2014 - 06:10
April 7 - Here's why you should invest in 'boring' Indian companies instead of over-hyped Chinese and Japanese markets, according to Aberdeen Asset's Peter Elston.
Categories: Financial Media

Two cement giants build future together

Mon, 07/04/2014 - 03:38
April 7 - Switzerland's Holcim unveils an all-share deal to buy France's Lafarge to create the world's biggest cement maker with combined sales of 32 billion euros. But as Ciara Sutton reports both firms must sell businesses in order to satisfy anti-trust concerns.
Categories: Financial Media

Breakingviews: Lafarge-Holcim share jump's gone far enough

Mon, 07/04/2014 - 03:22
The planned $50bln merger has added a combined $5bln to market capitalisations. But uncertainty over completion justifies scepticism, says Breakingviews.
Categories: Financial Media

Macau gambling boom spawns a housing crisis

Mon, 07/04/2014 - 00:00
April 6 - Even as hotels and casinos sprout up in gambling haven Macau, local residents are being squeezed out of what's fast becoming one of the world's least affordable property markets. Farah Master reports.
Categories: Financial Media

Radiation belt a new line of defence in nuclear emergency

Sun, 06/04/2014 - 16:16
Apr. 6 - Three Nobel prize winners are throwing their weight behind an anti-radiation belt developed by an Israeli company that protects first-responders from exposure to radiation after nuclear accidents. The "StemRad 360 Gamma" belt is designed to be worn around the waist to protect vulnerable bone marrow from atomic radiation. Tara Cleary reports.
Categories: Financial Media

HOG bets big on small bikes

Sat, 05/04/2014 - 21:17
Reuters correspondent James Kelleher got a rare look inside the Harley-Davidson factory producing the company's first entirely new bike in over a decade, one aimed at a younger, urban rider.
Categories: Financial Media

Techs tumble, IPOs sizzle, Jobs bounce

Sat, 05/04/2014 - 00:51
Apr. 04 - Summary: The Nasdaq suffered its biggest point drop since August 2011 as investors continue to dump high flying tech and biotech stocks; GrubHub surges in debut; Weibo details IPO plans; U.S. job growth rises for second month. Conway G. Gittens reports.
Categories: Financial Media

Companies punt on CEO perks

Sat, 05/04/2014 - 00:48
Apr 04 - Companies are reining in flashy perks like paying for CEO's mansions and club memberships, replacing them with boring extras like better insurance and financial planning. Bobbi Rebell reports.
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Ex-IBM CEO says even small companies need to think globally

Fri, 04/04/2014 - 21:40
Apr 4 - Sam Palmisano, former IBM CEO and author of "Re-Think a Path to the Future", says start-ups face international competition from the get-go and need to learn how to solve problems on a global scale
Categories: Financial Media

Jobs picture improved- but not wages

Fri, 04/04/2014 - 19:10
Apr. 04 - The overall job picture continues to improve, one key component, average hourly earnings, went in the wrong direction, giving the Fed another reason to hold off on raising rates. Bobbi Rebell reports.
Categories: Financial Media

Jobs picture improves- but not wages

Fri, 04/04/2014 - 19:09
Apr 04 - The overall jobs picture continues to improve, but one key component, average hourly earnings, went in the wrong direction, and could give the Fed another reason to hold off on raising rates. Bobbi Rebell reports.
Categories: Financial Media

Breakingviews: Carlyle’s investment hell

Fri, 04/04/2014 - 18:55
April 4 - Richard Beales and Jeffrey Goldfarb discuss the buyout firm’s sticky problem with a small Montana water utility and what it says about public-private infrastructure investments.
Categories: Financial Media

Brand USA CEO: leveraging social media to add tourism jobs

Fri, 04/04/2014 - 18:13
Apr. 04 - Brand USA CEO Chris Thompson on why social media platforms are the best way to boost international tourism. He explains how strategies with partners like Google have added billions to the U.S. economy. Bobbi Rebell reports.
Categories: Financial Media

Despite critics, Hungary PM expects win

Fri, 04/04/2014 - 17:39
Apr. 04 - Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban looks likely to win in parliamentary elections. But some of his policies have scared foreign investors, he's been accused of eroding democratic rights, and the EU appears unable to keep Hungary in check. Joanna Partridge reports
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U.S. adds 192,000 jobs in March

Fri, 04/04/2014 - 16:53
April 4 - March employment growth shows the economy is shifting into higher gear following a brutally cold white winter. The jobs tally for January and February were revised upward. Fred Katayama reports.
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Vote offers little to Afghan poor

Fri, 04/04/2014 - 14:57
April 4 - Afghanistan prepares to mark a 'historic' democratic transition when it votes for a new President at the weekend. But as Hayley Platt reports, many are still struggling with the aftermath of its bitter conflict.
Categories: Financial Media

Car-to-car warning system set for America's roads

Fri, 04/04/2014 - 14:19
April 4 - Vehicles that can communicate with each other and alert their drivers to traffic hazards may soon be seen on America's roads and highways. U.S. regulators are crafting a rule requiring all new vehicles to be able to "talk" to one another as they travel, using technology they say will significantly reduce road accidents. Pavithra George reports.
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