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Joseph Dunford, second from right, accompanied by U.S. Ambassador to China Terry Branstad, left, meets with China's State Counselor Yang Jiechi at the Zhongnanhai Leadership Compound in Beijing, China, on Thursday. "This is uncharacteristic of the normal safe behavior we see from the Chinese military", Pentagon spokesman Jeff Davis said after the incident. The top US military officer told his Chinese counterpart yesterday that the USA and China have "many hard issues" to work through, during ...
  • Why Renegotiating NAFTA Won't Be as Easy as Trump Says

    Why Renegotiating NAFTA Won't Be as Easy as Trump Says

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    Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer said . Trump vowed to either fix it or withdraw from the plan completely. Foreign nations, including many that pay lower wages or have less stringent worker protections, have taken advantage of USA trade policies, and it will take nothing less than a fundamental change in our approach to trade negotiations to reverse this trend.
  • Johnny Depp Visits Children at Hospital Dressed as Pirate Jack Sparrow

    Johnny Depp Visits Children at Hospital Dressed as Pirate Jack Sparrow

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    And the way he did it went above and beyond. Depp was in Vancouver filming a new film Richard Says Goodbye , and it's not the first time he has performed such a gracious hospital visit. In 2015, whole filming Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales , Captain Jack showed up at a children's hospital in Brisbane, Australia. In this photo provided by BC Children's Hospital, Johnny Depp meets with a young patient during a 5-hour tour of the hospital's oncology, general pediatrics ...
  • UBS AG Analysts Give Sky Plc (BSY) a GBX 1310 Price Target

    UBS AG Analysts Give Sky Plc (BSY) a GBX 1310 Price Target

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    This was shown in a research note on 16 August. It has underperformed by 10.47% the S&P500. Among 3 analysts covering CLS Holdings PLC ( LON:CLI ), 3 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 0 Hold. On Monday, December 12 the stock rating was upgraded by BMO Capital Markets to "Outperform". Jefferies has "Buy" rating and $101 target. Liberum Capital has "Hold" rating and GBX 300 target.
  • Euro to GBP Exchange Rate Slips as UK Wage Growth Beats Expectations

    Euro to GBP Exchange Rate Slips as UK Wage Growth Beats Expectations

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    A relatively new phenomenon, inflation has become a real worry for governments since the 1960s. "While higher inflation figures may keep lingering hopes alive, the slowing trend in consumer activity, as well as uncertainty over the degree of slack in the labour market, should keep the hawks at bay".
  • Crude Oil Drifting Lower By The Day

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    Crude prices in the United States pared morning gains on Wednesday after the release of key oil inventory data. Refinery utilization rates slipped by 0.2 percentage points. The survey also showed expectations for declines of 400,000 barrels for gasoline stockpiles and 700,000 barrels for distillates, which include heating oil.
  • Hot Stocks Among Investors: Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT), Cemtrex, Inc. (CETX)

    Hot Stocks Among Investors: Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT), Cemtrex, Inc. (CETX)

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    Among 7 analysts covering GKN plc ( OTCMKTS:GKNLY ), 4 have Buy rating , 1 Sell and 2 Hold. The company has an average rating of "Hold" and an average price target of $79.83. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at the SEC website . Canney Jacqueline P had sold 1,322 shares worth $104,113 on Tuesday, May 23.
  • Infosys board to consider share buyback on August 19

    Infosys board to consider share buyback on August 19

    Economy

    In the recent past, other big IT outsourcers have also announced share buybacks. However, no development on the same was noticed in the following months. As of 10.05 am, Infosys shares traded 3.86 per cent higher at Rs 1,012.90 compared to 0.28 per cent gains in the broader Nifty. The company is yet to reveal the details of its buyback even as rival Tata Consultancy Services completed the Rs 16,000 crore buyback it announced in February.
  • Hyundai unveils new fuel cell SUV with longer travel range

    Hyundai unveils new fuel cell SUV with longer travel range

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    Hyundai, another believer in fuel-cell tech, is also slightly behind the curve in EVs. Hyundai, a global industrial manufacturing colossus, began as a South Korean construction firm in 1947, building its first cars twenty years later. " Hyundai Motor will take lead in developing and producing green energy vehicles that would ultimately complement a near-zero emission society". Specifically, powertrain options will span full electric (EV), hybrid and fuel cell vehicles, allowing for plenty ...
  • Sse Plc's (SSE)

    Sse Plc's (SSE) "Outperform" Rating Reiterated at BNP Paribas

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    The original version of this piece of content can be accessed at https://www.com-unik.info/2017/08/17/booker-group-plc-lonbok-receives-buy-rating-from-hsbc-holdings-plc-updated-updated-updated.html. Liberum Capital has "Buy" rating and GBX 2170 target. 71,384 shares of the company's stock traded hands. The last closing price is down -0.56% from the 200-day moving average, compared to the Standard & Poor's 500 Index which has increased 0.05% over the same time.
  • Now, Centre caps knee implant fees

    Now, Centre caps knee implant fees

    Economy

    Similarly, the prices of implants made out of titanium oxide alloy or zirconium are now capped at Rs 76,600 from the existing price band of Rs 2.5-4.5 lakh. Lastly, the MRP of specialised implants for cancer and tumour has been fixed at Rs 1,13,950 which used to be priced around Rs 4-9 lakh. "Knee replacement procedure isn't all about the implant cost there are other costs involved that may go up to maintain a certain profit margin", said a senior orthopaedic surgeon at a government hospital.