Dozens of flights affected as plane skids off rain-soaked Naia runway

2018-08-17 newsinfo.inquirer.net
GROUNDED IN MUD A Xiamen Airlines passenger plane lies on its belly on a muddy field after landing in bad weather and skidding off the runway of Ninoy Aquino International Airport on Thursday night. There were no casualties but the incident caused widespread flight disruptions. —MARIANNE BERMUDEZ
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Commentary: 'Super mums' have one simple request. Don’t hinder them from returning to work

2018-08-17 channelnewsasia
Mothers like Rahayu Mahzam, who seems to be on top of it all, should spur us to think about how to support mums who want to return to work, says Channel NewsAsia’s Lin Suling.
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Market report: Fresh sanctions threat from US knocks recovery of Turkish lira

2018-08-17 telegraph.co.uk
Rattled markets ended a rollercoaster week on the back foot after the Turkish lira’s recovery suffered a setback with tensions mounting with the US.
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Trump backs CEOs, proposes easing corporate reporting rules

2018-08-17 channelnewsasia
U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday said he has asked the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission to study the impact of allowing companies to file reports with the financial regulator every six months rather than quarterly. (3-0)
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SpeedNews Defense & Space

2018-08-17 aviationweek
BAE SYSTEMS has $70.4m U.S. Navy contract for T-1687/ALE-70(V) countermeasures in support of PMA272 Air Expendable Countermeasures Program. SIKORSKY has $9.7m U.S. Navy contract for nonrecurring engineering supporting MH-60 fatigue life analysis to define expected service life. ROYAL AUSTRALIAN AIR FORCE accepted A$470m P-8A Poseidon simulator and training systems at RAAF Base Edinburgh. LEIDOS INNOVATIONS CORP.
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Merck, Eisai Get FDA Approval for Lenvima Label Expansion

2018-08-17 zacks
Merck and Co., Inc. (MRK - Free Report) along with its Japanese partner Eisai Co., Ltd. announced that their tyrosine kinase inhibitor, Lenvima (lenvatinib) has received FDA approval for an expanded indication. Lenvima, has been approved by the FDA for first-line treatment of unresectable hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC), the most common type of liver cancer which is difficult to treat. (4-0)
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FinCanna - An Undervalued Business Making Royalty Investments Into Cannabis Startups

2018-08-17 seekingalpha
FinCanna provides financing to startup businesses in the cannabis industry in the form of perpetual royalty payments and/or loans. (2-0)
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‘Game over’ in China as Beijing halts approvals of video game licenses

2018-08-17 japantimes.co.jp
HONG KONG/BEIJING/SAN FRANCISCO – China’s regulators have frozen approvals of game licenses amid a government shake-up, according to people familiar with the matter, throwing the world’s biggest gaming market into disarray. (14-2)
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Trump wants companies to report earnings twice a year, not four times

2018-08-17 cbc.ca
U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday he had asked the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission to study the impact of allowing companies to file reports with the financial regulator every six months instead of every quarter. (3-0)
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Trump asks SEC to consider switch to half-year corporate filings

2018-08-17 channelnewsasia
U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday said he has asked the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission to study the impact of allowing companies to file reports with the financial regulator every six months rather than quarterly. (3-0)
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Shell Oil Traders Trade One Caribbean Paradise For Another

2018-08-17 rigzone
LONDON, Aug 17 (Reuters) - Royal Dutch Shell's oil traders in the Caribbean island of Barbados are getting ready for a tough gig - they're being moved to the Bahamas next month. (1-0)
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‘Crazy Rich Asians’ and the new face of the 1 percent

2018-08-17 cnbc
Having arrived at a Singaporean airstrip in garish Ferraris and Lamborghinis, the bridal group head off by private jet to a tropical island. Meanwhile the groomsmen commandeer a fleet of helicopters and fly to a nearby container ship, its deck filled with imported showgirls and transformed into an exclusive nightclub-at-sea. As the evening's celebrations reach their zenith, one reveller nonchalantly fires a bazooka into the night sky.
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ATAR gone in 10 years and 'dire' HSC unfit for future: CEOs, educators

2018-08-17 smh.com.au
The ATAR will be gone in less than 10 years, a Sydney principal has predicted, and the heads of major companies, policymakers and educators have all criticised the HSC curriculum as "dire" and unfit for the future. (2-0)
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Glaxo, J&J's Dual Drug HIV Regimen Succeeds in Phase III Study

2018-08-17 zacks
GlaxoSmithKline’s (GSK - Free Report) HIV drug subsidiary-ViiV Healthcare and partner Johnson and Johnson (JNJ - Free Report) announced positive headline results from phase III ATLAS study evaluating a two-drug regimen (2DR) for the treatment of HIV. (10-0)
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Capital Drilling Limited 2018 Q2 - Results - Earnings Call Slides

2018-08-17 seekingalpha
The following slide deck was published by Capital Drilling Limited in conjunction with their 2018 Q2 earnings call.
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Trump asks SEC to mull half-year corporate filings vs. quarterly - Channel NewsAsia

2018-08-17 channelnewsasia
U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday said he has asked the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission to study the impact of allowing companies to file reports with the financial regulator every six months rather than quarterly. (3-0)
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Royal Dutch Shell: A Look At The Second-Quarter Earnings Results

2018-08-17 seekingalpha
Oil giant Royal Dutch Shell has reported revenues for the second-quarter 2018 of $96.77 billion, up 27.6% year over year and up 8.4% sequentially establishing a new revenue record. (1-0)
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Trump asks SEC to mull half-year corporate filings vs quarterly

2018-08-17 reuters
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday he has asked the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission to study the impact of allowing companies to file reports with the financial regulator every six months instead of every quarter. (3-0)
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Trump asks SEC to mull half-year corporate filings vs quarterly - Channel NewsAsia

2018-08-17 channelnewsasia
U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday said he has asked the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission to study the impact of allowing companies to file reports with the financial regulator every six months rather than quarterly. (3-0)
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Jet Airways in talks with NBFCs to raise up to Rs 2,000 cr via forward sales

2018-08-17 moneycontrol
Cash strapped Jet Airways has approached non-banking financial companies (NBFCs) to raise around Rs 1,500-2,000 crore by monetizing forward sales, according to a report in The Financial Express. (14-0)
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Dalradian Announces Shareholding

2018-08-17 globenewswire
TORONTO, Aug. 17, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Dalradian Resources Inc. (TSX:DNA; AIM:DALR) (“Dalradian” or the “Company”) was given notice on 16 August 2018 of a shareholding by LMR Partners LLP (“LMR Partners”). According to the notice, LMR Partners has purchased 11,907,200 common shares and as of 16 August 2018, LMR Partners beneficially held 26,900,000 common shares representing 7.57% of the issued share capital of the Company based on Dalradian’s outstanding shares of 355,493,448.
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JD.com Stock Is Still Worth a Look Despite Tencent Earnings Miss

2018-08-17 investorplace
This year the U.S. stock market started a correction in early February from headline fears of rising rates. But since then, we have recovered nicely despite a slew of headline worries over global tariff wars. However the Chinese stock market continued this slide into a bear market territory. Stocks like JD.com (NASDAQ:JD) are still hideously caught up in the slide. (10-0)
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UPDATE 1-CAVA to acquire Zoe's Kitchen for $300 million

2018-08-17 reuters
(Reuters) - CAVA, a U.S. privately held restaurant chain focusing on casual Mediterranean cuisine, said on Friday it has agreed to acquire publicly listed peer Zoe’s Kitchen Inc (ZOES.N) for around $300 million including debt, with backing from a group of investors.
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Hochschild Mining: Well-Positioned For Lower Prices Of Silver

2018-08-17 seekingalpha
Hochschild shares are still the cheapest ones in the silver sector (using an EV/EBITDA multiple as a relative valuation measure). In my opinion, they offer an excellent buying opportunity.
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EESL puts off IPO again; now in FY20

2018-08-17 thehindubusinessline
Energy Efficiency Services Ltd (EESL), an energy service company, has deferred its Initial Public Offering (IPO) to the financial year 2019-20.
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BPCL Mumbai unit to remain shut for at least 2 months after fire

2018-08-17 livemint
Singapore: India’s Bharat Petroleum Corp Ltd will keep a secondary unit at its 120,000 barrels-per-day (bpd) Mumbai refinery offline for at least two months following a fire last week, two industry sources said on Friday.
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JD Sports Fashion opens Tech Development Centre in Hyderabad

2018-08-17 moneycontrol
JD Sports Fashion, Europe's leading multi brand retailer of sports fashion and outdoor brands, today opened its offshore technology development (Global In-house Centre) centre here.
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Why it#39;s time to relook the RBI policy on bank ownership

2018-08-17 moneycontrol
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has rejected Kotak Mahindra Bank’s proposal to dilute promoter holding through an issue of non-convertible perpetual non-cumulative preference share (PNCPS). Kotak’s move has triggered a debate, which pivots on two issues. (1-0)
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Former Liberal MLA seeking Alberta Party nomination

2018-08-17 cbc.ca
A former Alberta Liberal MLA who hasn't held office for a decade wants to run in the next year's provincial election, but not for his old party.
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Tobacco companies hail MPs' vaping report as 'accurate and pragmatic'

2018-08-17 telegraph.co.uk
Parliament’s Science and Technology Committee published its finding into vaping on Friday with its chair saying e-cigarettes “could be a key weapon in the NHS’s stop smoking arsenal”.
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Jet Airways rises over 3% as company announces dates for June quarter results

2018-08-17 moneycontrol
Shares of Jet Airways soared 3 percent after clarity emerged on its Board Meeting, where it will be declaring its results for the June quarter. (14-0)
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United Rentals Should Go Up - Cramer's Lightning Round (8/16/18)

2018-08-17 seekingalpha
Stocks discussed on the Lightning Round segment of Jim Cramer's Mad Money Program, Thursday, August 16. (2-0)
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STOXX 600 Q2 '18 Earnings Review - A Tale Of Two Sectors

2018-08-17 seekingalpha
With roughly 85% of companies in the STOXX 600 reporting earnings, let's review how 18Q2 earnings season has played out. (5-0)
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Truck makers race against time to comply with new axle load norms

2018-08-17 moneycontrol
Truck makers such as Tata Motors, Ashok Leyland and Mahindra & Mahindra are racing against time to make their existing and future products compliant with the new axle load norms announced by the government. (4-0)
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Cramer's lightning round: It's a good time to buy oil stocks

2018-08-16 cnbc
Royal Dutch Shell: "Everyone hates the oils, which means it is time to buy the oils because oil's going from $70 to $80. Everybody is all crazy about them. Royal Dutch is really good." (22-1)
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Russian oil industry would weather U.S. 'bill from hell'

2018-08-17 reuters
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Stiff new U.S. sanctions against Russia would only have a limited impact on its oil industry because it has drastically reduced its reliance on Western funding and foreign partnerships and is lessening its dependence on imported technology. (4-0)
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Russian oil industry would weather US 'bill from hell'

2018-08-17 channelnewsasia
Stiff new U.S. sanctions against Russia would only have a limited impact on its oil industry because it has drastically reduced its reliance on Western funding and foreign partnerships and is lessening its dependence on imported technology. (4-0)
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Looking Under The Hood: Our 2 New Active International ETFs

2018-08-17 seekingalpha
I previously introduced WisdomTree's two new active international and emerging market multi-factor ETFs as harbingers of the next frontier in ETFs: modern alpha investment strategies.
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An evening walk down Dalal Street | Sensex fails to hold 38,000, Nifty posts record close

2018-08-17 moneycontrol
The market ended a truncated week on a good note, as benchmark indices closed with strong gains. The Nifty ended the day at a record closing high, while the Sensex ended higher by almost 300 points. Having said that, it failed to hold 38,000-mark.
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Cramer Remix: The secret to Walmart’s quarter lies within its walls

2018-08-16 cnbc
FANG, which stands for Facebook, Amazon, Netflix and Google, was coined by the "Mad Money" host himself to refer to the group of high-performing tech stocks. But given Thursday's market moves, Cramer thinks WANG – Walmart, Apple, Netflix and Google – might be the new group to watch. (18-0)
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Court decision firms Labor pledge to change laws for casual workers

2018-08-17 theage.com.au
Federal Labor has confirmed a pledge to introduce a legal definition of casual employment, following a landmark Federal Court decision to grant a casual truck driver annual leave. (2-0)
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Court decision firms Labor pledge to change laws for casual workers

2018-08-17 smh.com.au
Federal Labor has confirmed a pledge to introduce a legal definition of casual employment, following a landmark Federal Court decision to grant a casual truck driver annual leave. (2-0)
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[Opinion] Oil Price, SDX Energy, VOG, Faroe, IOG, Upland, and Finally…

2018-08-17 oilvoice
Oil Price Another up and down day yesterday which finished in the black even though President Trump made another virtue of the strong dollar. News that some Iranian clients such as India, South Korea and Japan are already making moves to trim purchases from the country offset that $ strength.
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Global Oilfield Service Sector to Hit Pre-Downturn Market Levels by 2024

2018-08-17 rigzone
Rystad Energy announced Friday that it expects the global oilfield service sector to be back at pre-downturn market levels by 2024. (1-0)
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Sensex rises over 250 points, Nifty reclaims 11,400 mark

2018-08-17 freepressjournal.in
Mumbai: The benchmark Sensex staged a strong comeback in early trade today gaining over 250 points on widespread buying by participants in metal, realty and banking stocks after the US and China agreed to resume trade talks last night. Taking positive cues from global equities, the 30-share index was trading higher by 262.91 points, or 0.69 per cent, at 37,926.47. The index had lost 188.44 points in the previous session. (4-0)
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Ideas for Profit: Tata Steel, Coal India worthy of investor attention

2018-08-17 moneycontrol
Firm steel prices and better demand has helped Tata Steel report a strong set of Q1 FY19 earnings. The domestic business has benefited the most, led by higher steel prices.
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A Synopsis Of The HIV Market

2018-08-16 seekingalpha
Editor's note: Seeking Alpha is proud to welcome Vision and Value as a new contributor. It's easy to become a Seeking Alpha contributor and earn money for your best investment ideas. Active contributors also get free access to the SA PRO archive. Click here to find out more » (17-0)
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Geiger Counter Ltd : Net Asset Value(s)

2018-08-17 globenewswire
Net asset value as at 16.08.2018 of Geiger Counter Ltd (TIDM: GCL): NAV-bid........... : 20.30 GBp
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Man Group PLC : Form 8.3 - Vedanta Resources plc

2018-08-17 globenewswire
PUBLIC OPENING POSITION DISCLOSURE/DEALING DISCLOSURE BY A PERSON WITH INTERESTS IN RELEVANT SECURITIES REPRESENTING 1% OR MORE Rule 8.3 of the Takeover Code (the “Code”)
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Metal stocks gain on rally in global commodities; Tata Steel, JSPL jump 2-3%

2018-08-17 moneycontrol
The Nifty and Sensex extended their respective morning gains with the benchmark indices up 84 points and 289 points, respectively.
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