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Tianhe plunges after trading resumes

Chinese chemicals group down 40% amid fallout from hacker report Asia homepage

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James Cameron plunges to ocean’s depths in ‘Deepsea Challenge 3D’

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Oscar-winning director James Cameron ventured to the farthest reaches of the planet and fulfilled a childhood dream in “Deepsea Challenge 3D,” a documentary that follows him on a record-breaking solo dive to the ocean’s depths. Reuters: … Continue reading

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Cost of insuring against bank default plunges

Price that buyers of bank debt are paying for protecting their investments is now the lowest since the collapse of Lehman Brothers in September 2008 Asia homepage

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Bitcoin plunges after major platform indefinitely halts withdrawals

By Sam Forgione NEW YORK (Reuters) – The price of the digital currency bitcoin slid to its lowest level in nearly two months on Monday after bitcoin digital marketplace Mt. Gox said a halt on withdrawals it announced on Friday … Continue reading

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Bitcoin plunges on Japan exchange halt

Tokyo-based Mt Gox has suspended withdrawals because of a software flaw that would allow people trading the virtual currency to defraud exchanges Asia homepage

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Netflix takes fight to HBO, plunges $400 million into original shows

Netflix’s original shows are very good but the company still hasn’t produced anything that’s on par with HBO’s Game of Thrones, The Sopranos or The Wire… not yet, at least. Variety reports that Netflix plans to raise $ 400 million … Continue reading

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When The Cost Of Sovereign Default Plunges

By Felix Salmon: CMA is out with its quarterly Global Sovereign Debt Credit Risk Report, which includes this league table: (click to enlarge) CPD stands for cumulative probability of default, which means that according to the market, Argentina has an … Continue reading

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Yen plunges as easing exceeds forecasts

Japan’s currency falls nearly 3% against the dollar after the Bank of Japan surpasses expectations with the scope of its monetary easing Financial Times – Asia homepage

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Five dead as lifeboat plunges into sea off British cruise ship in Canary Islands – Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.uk Five dead as lifeboat plunges into sea off British cruise ship in Canary IslandsTelegraph.co.ukThree others were injured when the lifeboat carrying eight crew snapped off its cable while being lowered from deck and plummeted 30 meters before landing upside … Continue reading

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Amplats plunges to an annual loss

Anglo American Platinum, the world’s top producer of the precious metal, counts the cost of two months of wildcat strikes in South Africa Financial Times – Asia homepage

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