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Lawmakers Approve Cabinet in Iraq, but 2 Posts Are Empty – New York Times

New York Times Lawmakers Approve Cabinet in Iraq, but 2 Posts Are EmptyNew York TimesThe new prime minister of Iraq, Haider al-Abadi, greeted lawmakers as the nation's Parliament met Monday in Baghdad. Credit Ahmed Saad/Reuters. Continue reading the main story. … Continue reading

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Qantas posts record A$2.8bn loss

Australia’s Qantas Airways reports the worst loss in its 93-year history but says recovery is now in sight Asia homepage

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Hewlett-Packard posts surprise revenue gain

Hewlett-Packard Co posted a surprise increase in quarterly revenue after revenue from its personal computer division climbed 12 percent, but flat to declining revenue in its other units underscored the company's uphill battle to revive growth. It's trying to reduce … Continue reading

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Cisco posts smaller-than-expected drop in fiscal fourth quarter revenue

Network equipment maker Cisco Systems Inc posted a smaller-than-expected 0.5 percent dip in quarterly revenue, as the company makes a transition through a new cycle of high-end switches and routers. Cisco reported revenue of $ 12.4 billion, effectively flat from … Continue reading

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Nuance Communications posts another loss, shares down

(Reuters) – Nuance Communications Inc reported its seventh quarterly loss in a row as it transitions to a subscription model that brings less money upfront. Shares of the company, the maker of the software that runs the Siri feature on … Continue reading

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Liverpool player posts astonishing photo in Instagram, fuels desire to leave club

Liverpool player posts astonishing photo in Instagram, fuels desire to leave club – originally posted on Soccerlens.com Liverpool midfielder Lucas Leiva could soon be reunited with former manager Rafael Benitez at Italian side Napoli according to reports today from the … Continue reading

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SK Hynix sees chip sales slowing, posts dip in second-quarter profit

By Se Young Lee SEOUL (Reuters) – SK Hynix Inc., the world’s second-biggest memory chipmaker, on Thursday said shipment growth would slow in the third quarter as it posted its first drop in quarterly profit in two years, casting doubt … Continue reading

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United Tech posts 8 percent profit rise, gives rosier outlook

United Technologies Corp posted an 8 percent increase in quarterly profit, topping estimates, as sales of its elevators and aircraft parts helped offset a sluggish performance in its Pratt & Whitney engine business. The maker of Sikorsky helicopters and Otis … Continue reading

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Israel air strikes hit Syrian army posts

Israel launched air strikes on nine Syrian army positions in response to an explosion that killed a teenage civilian and wounded two others in the occupied Golan Heights Asia homepage

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Former Vietnamese Official Jailed for Critical Blog Posts – Voice of America (blog)

Voice of America (blog) Former Vietnamese Official Jailed for Critical Blog PostsVoice of America (blog)Anti-China protesters have increasingly used Facebook and blogs to discuss Chinese territorial claims in the South China Sea, which overlap with Vietnam's own claims. The issue … Continue reading

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