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Qatar pledges $1bn in aid to Palestinians – Financial Times

Wall Street Journal Qatar pledges $ 1bn in aid to PalestiniansFinancial TimesQatar has pledged $ 1bn in aid to the Palestinians, at the start of a donors' conference in Cairo for the reconstruction of the war-ravaged Gaza Strip. As the … Continue reading

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India ecommerce VC investment tops $1bn

Venture capital input in hopes of mimicking China start-up growth Asia homepage

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US troops to fight Ebola as cost hits $1bn

The US will send 3,000 troops to affected countries as UN reveals cost of tackling outbreak has jumped tenfold in a month Asia homepage

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US troops to fight Ebola as cost hits $1bn

The US will send 3,000 troops to affected countries as UN reveals cost of tackling outbreak has jumped tenfold in a month Asia homepage

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Glencore plans $1bn share buyback

Move steals march on rivals BHP Billiton and Rio Tinto, and the announcement came alongside half-year figures that beat analysts’ expectations Asia homepage

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Blackstone eyes $1bn Shell gas stake deal

Private equity group is set to acquire Shell’s stake in the Haynesville Shale formation as the energy company retreats from souring US investments Asia homepage

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Sankaty pays $1bn for JPMorgan debt

Credit arm of Bain Capital wins auction for portfolio, which contains junior loans in North America and Europe and securities in Asia and Australia Asia homepage

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Sony warns of $1bn annual net loss

Sony has issued another massive profit warning, forecasting it will now swing to a net loss of Y110bn ($ 1bn) for the year to March 31 instead of the Y30bn profit envisioned just over three months ago Asia homepage

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IBM to create new $1bn Watson unit

IBM breaks its usual approach as it seeks to revive growth, and highlights high hopes for and challenges faced by the ‘cognitive’ computing initiative Asia homepage

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Buffett in $1bn deal for oil flow business

Phillips 66, the refining, chemicals and pipelines business spun off last year from ConocoPhillips, said it had accepted unsolicited offer Asia homepage

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