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Global woes weigh on luxury industry

Hong Kong protests the latest bad news to hit sector Asia homepage

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Global growth fears weigh on oil prices

Brent benchmark falls below $ 90 to its lowest level since December 2010 Asia homepage

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Apple tops Best Global Brands report again as tech continues to dominate

Interbrand has released its Best Global Brands rankings for 2014, and once again, the list of 100 firms is topped by technology companies. Apple, valued at $ 118.9 billion, sits in the top spot, just ahead of Google at a price … Continue reading

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A New Global Fertilizer Giant In The Making?

By Seeking Early Retirement: On September 23, CF Industries (NYSE:CF) and Yara International ASA (OTCPK:YRAIF) confirmed that they are in discussions “regarding a potential merger of equals transaction”. The discussions are said to be at an early stage, and it … Continue reading

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Weighing The Week Ahead: Will Global Weakness Drag Down The U.S. Economy?

By Jeff Miller: Last week was all about data. This week will be the opposite. The calendar already dished up the big news, and the major earnings reports are still a week away. Meanwhile, we have more conferences and speeches … Continue reading

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Alibaba leads global equity capital markets treasure hunt

By Freya Berry and Elzio Barreto LONDON/HONG KONG (Reuters) – Global equity capital markets returned with a vengeance in 2014 as bankers, investors and companies led a charge that culminated spectacularly in Alibaba, the biggest share listing ever. Worldwide equity … Continue reading

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New York widens global lead for IPOs

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Cisco sets $1 billion investment for global cloud computing network

By Marina Lopes WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Cisco Systems will invest $ 1 billion over two years to expand its cloud offerings, the company said on Monday, linking hundreds of data centers and cloud providers around the world in a network … Continue reading

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Report warns of looming global crisis

Economists point to ‘poisonous’ mix of debt and slow growth Asia homepage

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Jack Ma stresses Alibaba’s global push

CEO urges investors to see company as tech group first and foremost and highlights expansion in Russia where it has become a leading ecommerce site Asia homepage

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