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184 words • advanced • 2 years, 9 months ago
business
"Deere & Co. said it is laying off roughly 125 employees across two plants in Iowa, marking the latest in a series of job cuts as the farming machinery giant struggles with weak demand. The Moline, Ill., company last month trimmed its 2016 revenue an..."
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119 words • advanced • 2 years, 11 months ago
sales
"Redfin Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella hasput his Seattle-area home up for sale, at roughly $3.5 million, according to the LA Times. Thehouse, listed on Redfin, has four bedrooms and three bathrooms, including more than 4,000 square feet of open space. "..."
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82 words • advanced • 3 years, 2 months ago
sales
"AN AREA of unused land in Keswick is being put up for sale by the county council. The one-acre, roughly-triangular site at the junction of Borrowdale Road and Heads Road has been declared as surplus. The council is seeking expressions of interest i..."
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364 words • advanced • 3 years, 5 months ago
business
"Tesla CEO Elon Musk believes its upcoming Model X crossover will be able to double the automaker's sales. According to Bloomberg's Lucas Shaw and Dana Hull, the tech mogul made the claim while speaking to the press at the Allen Co. media conference ..."
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614 words • advanced • 3 years, 3 months ago
oilgas, business
"Millennium Stimulation Services has developed a process that allows hydraulic fracturing to both reduce greenhouse gases and provide a completely waterless solution. Using natural gas as a fracturing fluid provides an environmentally friendly solutio..."

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"Match Group, the IAC-owned and -controlled parent company of some of the world's biggest dating apps and websites, priced its IPO at $12per share on Wednesday, at the low-end of its the range it was aiming for. The IPO price means that Match will bec..."
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214 words • advanced • 3 years, 4 months ago
business
"Fifty international employees of Chevron Corp will be laid off and roughly 600 contractor positions will be canceled. – Reuters pic, July 29, 2015. Chevron Corp, the second-largest US oil company, said yesterday it would lay off 1,500 employees, ab..."
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The average sales price of an imported car in Korea has reached a five-year high,... at more than 55-thousand U.S. dollars. The Korea Automobile Importer ...
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110 words • advanced • 4 years, 10 months ago
Korea's public sector debt represented 64-and-a-half percent of the nation's gross domestic product in 2012. The finance ministry said Friday... the total am...
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205 words • advanced • 2 years, 10 months ago
business
"Recommendations for legalizing weed The study proposes legalizing weed for what it estimates to be roughly three million users in Canada. Among the recommendations: The regulatory regime should be established by the federal government, in close coo..."
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238 words • intermediate • 2 years, 9 months ago
business
"Bill Pugliano/Getty ImagesTwitter shares have regained a lot of lost ground in the three weeks since the company reported an ugly fourth quarter report. The company's stock returned to the $20 level on Friday for the first time since mid-January, and..."
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93 words • advanced • 3 years, 5 months ago
sales, business
"STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Hennes & Mauritz , the world's second-biggest fashion retailer, reported a fiscal second-quarter pretax profit roughly in line with expectations on Thursday and said sales so far in June were up 14 percent. The Swedish company ..."

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The average sales price of an imported car in Korea has reached a five-year high,... exceeding 55-thousand U.S. dollars. The Korea Automobile Importer ...
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379 words • advanced • 4 years, 1 month ago
"Voters cast their ballots at Epworth United Methodist Church in Atlanta on Tuesday. Exit polls showed deep concern about the economy. EPA Many American voters are wary of the current economic recovery, voicing concerns that an economy they find not..."
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345 words • intermediate • 3 years, 4 months ago
startups, finance, business
"SAN FRANCISCO - In her much-awaited first remarks to investors on Thursday, Google Inc finance chief Ruth Porat stressed keeping expenses under control, which helped send the company's stock to record highs in after-hours trading. Porat joined Googl..."

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367 words • advanced • 4 years, 2 months ago
"Shares of GT Advanced, the Apple supplier that on Monday declared bankruptcy, were up as much as 100% in afternoon trade just one day later. Shares of GT Advanced closed at $0.80 on Monday afternoon and traded as high as $1.63 on Tuesday. The action ..."
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230 words • advanced • 2 years, 10 months ago
business
"The latest NYSE margin debt figures came out this week showing another drop during the month of December. Moreover, the level of margin debt has now spent a few months below its 12-month moving average, which has been a decent bear market signal in t..."
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582 words • advanced • 4 years, 5 months ago
"A money changer counts Indonesian rupiah in Jakarta, June 10. European Pressphoto Agency Foreign investors have sized up Indonesia’s two presidential candidates and declared a victor in Wednesday’s elections – the Indonesian economy. In the week pr..."
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1384 words • advanced • 2 years, 11 months ago
finance, business
"Developing a bond market should be among key policy priorities Business Standard Editorial Comment  |  New Delhi   December 24, 2015 Last Updated at 21:40 IST email this article Message: Recipients' Email: Type address separated by commas Your ..."
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388 words • intermediate • 3 years, 1 month ago
business
"TOPPENISH, Wash. -- Two Lower Valley cities are proposing rate increases for water, sewer and garbage services as part of next year’s operating budget to accommodate future maintenance and any mandated upgrades. Toppenish is proposing monthly rate..."
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