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84 words • advanced • 2 years, 9 months ago
business
"Singapore's industrial production in January fell less than expected from a year earlier as output of pharmaceuticals and electronics swung to growth, data showed on Friday. Manufacturing output fell 0.5 percent from a year earlier in January, data ..."
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129 words • advanced • 2 years, 10 months ago
business
"JOHANNESBURG--South African miner Harmony Gold Mining Co. (HAR.JO) reported a second-quarter profit of 76 million South African rand ($4.8 million), thanks to better underground grades that underpinned greater production and a higher gold price in th..."

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135 words • advanced • 2 years, 10 months ago
business
"Bridge Bancorp said its fourth quarter net income almost doubled from a year earlier, partly because of its acquisition of Community National Bank. The parent of the 40-branch Bridgehampton National Bank, which markets itself as BNB, also cited orga..."
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110 words • advanced • 3 years, 5 months ago
business
"HONG KONG--Pioneer Global Group Ltd. (0224.HK) on Monday reported a 68% jump in net profit for the fiscal year ended March 31, thanks to the fair value gain of its investment properties. The Hong Kong-listed company, which engaged in real estate and..."

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105 words • advanced • 2 years, 9 months ago
business
"Shutterstock photo BEIJING--China's fiscal expenditure in the January-February period rose 12.0% from a year earlier to 2.1 trillion yuan ($322.1 billion), after Beijing vowed to increase budget spending this year to counter the economic slowdown. ..."
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105 words • advanced • 2 years, 9 months ago
business
"Shutterstock photo BEIJING--China's fiscal expenditure in the January-February period rose 12.0% from a year earlier to 2.1 trillion yuan ($322.1 billion), after Beijing vowed to increase budget spending this year to counter the economic slowdown. ..."
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95 words • advanced • 3 years, 6 months ago
"Japanese pachinko-parlor operator Dynam Japan Holdings Co. (6889.HK) reported a 47% decline in net profit for the full year ended March, weighed down by lower sales and higher expenses. Dynam Japan said Thursday its full-year net profit was 11.3 bil..."
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352 words • advanced • 3 years, 6 months ago
business
"The performance of first-lien mortgages serviced by large national and federal savings banks continued to improve in the fourth quarter of 2013, according to a report by the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency . According to the OCC, 91.8% of ..."

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351 words • intermediate • 2 years, 9 months ago
business
"Foundation Coal Holdings Inc., the U.S. producer bought by Alpha Natural Resources Inc. last month, reached a settlement with ArcelorMittal, clearing the way for the delivery of coal from West Virginia. Foundation’s subsidiary Kingston Resources I..."
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430 words • advanced • 3 years, 2 months ago
business
"Investing.com - The dollar trimmed gains against the other major currencies in quiet trade on Wednesday, as investors continued to digest the fact that the Federal Reserve is unlikely to raise interest rates this year. The dollar was lower against t..."
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292 words • advanced • 3 years, 2 months ago
business
"A factory floor of XCMG Group is seen in Xuzhou, Jiangsu province, China August 14, 2015. REUTERS/Brenda Goh BEIJING (Reuters) - Profits earned by Chinese industrial companies declined 8.8 percent in August from a year earlier due to rising costs an..."
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200 words • advanced • 2 years, 10 months ago
business
"Getty Images. South Korean industrial output rose strongly in December having fallen by the most since January 2015 in November. Over the month production rose by 1.3% after seasonal adjustments, easily beating forecasts for a gain of 0.3%. The incr..."

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188 words • advanced • 2 years, 6 months ago
business
"Kevin Frayer/Getty ImagesProfits at Chinese industrial firms increase by 4.2% to 502 billion yuan ($US76.6 billion) in April compared to the levels of a year earlier, according to data released by Chinas National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) on Friday...."
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208 words • advanced • 3 years, 4 months ago
business
"Feb. 23 (Bloomberg) -- A & J Mucklow Group Plc, a U.K. commercial real-estate investment and development company, said first-half 2010 pretax profit fell 75 percent as revenue dropped and after a one-time revaluation a year earlier. Profit for the s..."

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176 words • advanced • 2 years, 4 months ago
business
"U.S. employers hired at a steady pace in July, a sign of underlying strength for the labor market despite a host of mixed economic signals. Nonfarm payrolls  rose by a seasonally adjusted 255,000 last month , the Labor Department said Friday. Revis..."
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207 words • advanced • 2 years, 4 months ago
business
"Dubai: Dubai-listed Deyaar Development reported a 15.4 per cent drop in first-half profit on Wednesday, according to financial document extracts provided to Gulf News by the company. Deyaar made a net profit of Dh111.3 million in the six months to J..."

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191 words • advanced • 3 years, 1 month ago
sales, business
"Bridge Bancorp Inc. said third quarter earnings rose by more than 60 percent from a year earlier, despite the costs of an acquisition. The parent of Bridgehampton National Bank, or BNB, said net income for the three months ended Sept. 30 was $7.9 mi..."
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154 words • intermediate • 3 years, 4 months ago
sales, business
"ZURICH--Logitech International SA LOGI, -5.48% said first-quarter net profit fell 62% from a year earlier, as the computer peripherals maker continues to move away from its traditional business to focus on mobile devices. Logitech, based in Lausanne..."
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189 words • advanced • 3 years, 3 months ago
business
"BEIJING--China's industrial production grew at a lower-than-expected pace, official data showed on Sunday, adding to signs of weakness in the world's second-largest economy. Value-added industrial output in China rose 6.1% in August from a year earl..."

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201 words • intermediate • 2 years, 4 months ago
business
"MANILA Philippine imports in May climbed 39.3 percent from a year earlier, the statistics office said on Tuesday, due to double-digit increases in electronics and nearly all of the countrys other biggest import items. (http://psa.gov.ph/) | (mb.com...."

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