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German court receives suit against EU bank union


Associated Press

BERLIN (AP) -- A group of German professors has filed a complaint to the country's highest court against the European Union's plans to create a...full story
updated 2014-07-28 11:01 PM
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German court receives suit against EU bank union

Associated Press

BERLIN (AP) -- A group of German professors has filed a complaint to the country's highest court against the European Union's plans to create a....Fullstory

2014-07-28 11:01 PM

US stocks open mixed on Wall Street

Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) -- The stock market is opening mixed at the start of a busy week as a batch of merger announcements lift shares....Fullstory

2014-07-28 10:22 PM

Taiwan to publish yearly report on cross-strait risks: official

Central News Agency

Taipei, July 28 (CNA) Taiwan's top economic planning official said Monday that his council will issue a report on cross-Taiwan....Fullstory

2014-07-28 10:10 PM

Zillow buying Trulia in $3.5 billion stock deal

Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) -- Real estate website operator Zillow is buying competitor Trulia in a $3.5 billion all-stock deal. Trulia's stock rose more than 14 percent....Fullstory

2014-07-28 09:22 PM

Argentina resumes negotiations to avert default

Associated Press

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) -- Argentina's government is resuming negotiations in a dispute with US. creditors that risks sending the country into default this week. Cabinet....Fullstory

2014-07-28 09:22 PM

Virgin America files for IPO

Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) -- Virgin America's next destination is Wall Street. The California-based airline filed on Monday for an initial public offering of shares. Virgin America Inc.,....Fullstory

2014-07-28 09:01 PM

Tyson to sell Mexico, Brazil poultry operations

Associated Press

SPRINGDALE, Ark. (AP) -- Tyson Foods says it will sell its poultry businesses in Mexico and Brazil for $575 million in cash to help pay....Fullstory

2014-07-28 07:01 PM

Britain reopens way for fracking

Associated Press

LONDON (AP) -- The British government has reopened the way for energy firms to explore for shale gas, three years after seismic tremors led to....Fullstory

2014-07-28 06:42 PM

Japan to step up sanctions against Russia

Associated Press

TOKYO (AP) -- Japan is stepping up sanctions against Russia over the unrest in Ukraine. Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga said Monday the sanctions include the....Fullstory

2014-07-28 06:42 PM

National trade and economic affairs conference ends with ambitious plans

Taiwan News, Staff Writer

The three-day National Trade and Economic Affairs Conference in Taipei City ended on Monday, and National Development Council Minister Kuan Chung-ming announced the achievements made....Fullstory

2014-07-28 06:10 PM

Key economic indicator remains positive in June (update)

Central News Agency

Taipei, July 28 (CNA) Taiwan's economy continued its momentum in June with a government indicator of business activity flashing a....Fullstory

2014-07-28 10:27 PM

RPM Intl agrees to $797.5M deal on asbestos claims

Associated Press

MEDINA, Ohio (AP) -- RPM International plans to spend nearly $800 million as part of a preliminary deal to fund a trust that resolves asbestos....Fullstory

2014-07-28 10:22 PM

Lloyds bank settles with US, UK over market fixing

Associated Press

LONDON (AP) -- Lloyds Banking Group says it will pay 218 million pounds ($400 million) to U.S. and British authorities to settle allegations it manipulated....Fullstory

2014-07-28 10:01 PM

Rimini Street Announces Second Quarter 2014 Financial Results

Associated Press

LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 28, 2014--Rimini Street, Inc., the leading independent provider of enterprise software support for SAP AG's (NYSE: SAP) Business Suite and BusinessObjects software....Fullstory

2014-07-28 09:22 PM

Agricultural losses from Typhoon Matmo reach nearly US$20 million

Central News Agency

Taipei, July 26 (CNA) Taiwan's agriculture sector has suffered NT$594.9 million (US$19.73 million) in losses as of 5 p.m. Monday....Fullstory

2014-07-28 09:10 PM

Russia extends ban on Ukrainian foods

Associated Press

MOSCOW (AP) -- Russian authorities have extended a ban on importing Ukrainian dairy produce to also cover canned foods; a move that Kiev says is....Fullstory

2014-07-28 08:01 PM

EU antitrust body clears Apple's $3bn Beats deal

Associated Press

BRUSSELS (AP) -- The European Union's antitrust authority has cleared Apple's $3 billion deal to buy Beats Electronics, which makes headphones and offers music streaming....Fullstory

2014-07-28 07:01 PM

Dollar Tree buying Family Dollar for $8.5 billion

Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) -- Dollar Tree is buying rival discount store Family Dollar in a cash-and-stock deal valued at about $8.5 billion. Stockholders of Family Dollar....Fullstory

2014-07-28 06:42 PM

Innolux stays profitable in Q2

Central News Agency

Taipei, July 28 (CNA) Coming off a profit in the first quarter, Taiwan-based flat panel supplier Innolux Corp. said Monday....Fullstory

2014-07-28 06:36 PM

Samsung postpones launch of Tizen smartphone

Associated Press

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- Samsung Electronics Co. says it is delaying sales of its first Tizen-powered smartphone. The South Korean company had planned to start....Fullstory

2014-07-28 06:01 PM

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