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Applied Materials to buy Kokusai for $2.2 billion to boost memory chip business

This post was originally published on this site(Reuters) – U.S. chip gear maker Applied Materials Inc (AMAT.O) on Monday agreed to buy Japanese peer Kokusai Electric for $2.2 billion from

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Dozens infected with Salmonella linked to papaya imported from Mexico, CDC says

This post was originally published on this siteDozens of people across the U.S. have fallen ill with Salmonella in an outbreak linked with papaya imported from Mexico, with a third of cases

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OPEC extends oil cut to prop up prices as economy weakens

This post was originally published on this siteVIENNA (Reuters) – OPEC agreed on Monday to extend oil supply cuts until March 2020, three OPEC sources said, as the group’s members

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Mexican Manufacturing Sector Sees Conditions Deteriorate

This post was originally published on this siteMexico’s manufacturing industry contracted in June, according to the IHS Mexico Manufacturing PMI survey. The overall manufacturing gauge

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Who Are the ETF Giants?

This post was originally published on this siteMutual fund giant Vanguard popularized low-cost passive investing through index funds and now is a leader in the rapidly-growing market for exchange

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Coty to restructure, write down $3 billion in assets

This post was originally published on this site(Reuters) – Coty Inc (COTY.N) said on Monday it would overhaul its operations and write down about $3 billion in value of its brands acquired

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Stocks surge on US-China trade cease-fire; S&P 500 hits new record

This post was originally published on this siteGlobal stock markets popped Monday after the U.S. and China reached a trade cease-fire over the weekend, launching the second half of the year on a

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The US cities with the oldest homes: The Rust Belt dominates

This post was originally published on this siteMany potential American homeowners dream about buying a brand new house, full of modern design elements and technology. Others, despite the risk of

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Here’s when NOT to hit the road for a Fourth of July trip

This post was originally published on this sitePlanning on vacationing somewhere for the long Fourth of July weekend? Hurry up and get out of town. With Independence Day falling on Thursday, AAA

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US insurer Chubb to stop investing in or selling policies to coal firms

This post was originally published on this siteChubb will become the first US insurer to turn its back on the global coal industry by beginning to phase out its coal investments and insurance

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