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Vice Media nears sale of stake to A&E

Sale of 10% of digital media group values business at $ 2.5bn, and follows the collapse of a proposed sale to Time Warner Asia homepage

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Doubts over Russian ‘aid’ as convoy nears Ukraine – Irish Times

Irish Times Doubts over Russian 'aid' as convoy nears UkraineIrish TimesA Russian convoy of trucks carrying humanitarian aid for Ukraine proceeds near the city of Yelets yesterday. Photograph: Reuters/Maxim Shemetov. Daniel McLaughlin. Topics: News · World · Europe · Kristalina … Continue reading

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UPDATE 6-Israel rejects ceasefire plan, source says, as death toll nears 850 – Reuters

Irish Independent UPDATE 6-Israel rejects ceasefire plan, source says, as death toll nears 850Reuters… * Israel wants to pursue its hunt for Gaza tunnels. * Hamas stays quiet on ceasefire plan. * Five Palestinians killed in West Bank shootings. * … Continue reading

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With 1 million comments, U.S. net neutrality debate nears first marker

By Alina Selyukh WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. companies, consumer advocates and citizens submitted more than 1 million comments to the Federal Communications Commission, drawing contentious divisions on the issue of net neutrality as the first deadline to comment approached Friday. … Continue reading

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As giant U.S. IPO nears, Alibaba’s China e-commerce crown slips

By Adam Jourdan SHANGHAI (Reuters) – (This story corrects paragraph one of March 17 story to reflect Ma’s apartment had more than one room) Alibaba’s dominance of online retail in China faces its biggest-ever challenge as the firm founded by … Continue reading

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Gaza toll nears 100, Israel to counter rockets ‘with all power’ – Reuters UK

Haaretz Gaza toll nears 100, Israel to counter rockets 'with all power'Reuters UKGAZA/JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israel said on Friday it would not bow to international pressure to end air strikes in Gaza that officials there said had killed almost 100 … Continue reading

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Gaza toll nears 100, militants threaten Israeli airport – Reuters UK

Irish Independent Gaza toll nears 100, militants threaten Israeli airportReuters UKGAZA/JERUSALEM (Reuters) – A fourth day of Israeli air strikes on the Gaza Strip killed 11 more Palestinians on Friday, raising the death toll in the coastal enclave to at … Continue reading

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Apple poaches another luxury executive as iWatch nears

By Astrid Wendlandt PARIS (Reuters) – Apple has poached a senior executive from Swiss luxury watch brand Tag Heuer, which could be to help it with the launch of its iWatch expected this autumn. Tag Heuer, part of luxury goods … Continue reading

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BNP nears $8.9bn settlement with US

The French bank is expected to submit a rare guilty plea and dismiss more than a dozen employees after conducting transactions in Sudan, Iran and Cuba despite sanctions Asia homepage

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Oracle nears $5 billion deal for Micros Systems: WSJ

(Reuters) – Oracle Corp is likely to buy Micros Systems in a $ 5 billion deal, expected to be announced as early as Monday morning, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing a person familiar with the matter. The takeover would … Continue reading

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