• Asian tech giants invest $2.5 billion in taxi-hailing service Grab

    Asian tech giants invest $2.5 billion in taxi-hailing service Grab

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    SoftBank is Japan's biggest Internet company that has a tech fund of over US$100bil that it has invested in other ride-hailing companies, including Didi and Brazil's ride-hailing app provider, 99. Both Didi and Grab are part of a global partnership that includes Uber's main U.S. rival, Lyft. The company offers private vehicle, motorbike, taxi, and carpooling services across 7 countries and 65 cities in Southeast Asia.
  • BofA Picks Dublin For New EU Hub After Brexit

    BofA Picks Dublin For New EU Hub After Brexit

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    The company also has a fully licenced and operational Irish-domiciled bank. Speaking in Dublin, Bank of America CEO Brian Moynihan said: "Bank of America has operated in Ireland and engaged in the local community for nearly 50 years". Varadkar has met a number of bank bosses this month, including Jes Staley of Barclays and Jamie Dimon of JP Morgan Chase, the USA bank that has bought a new office in Dublin's docklands area that can house up to 1 ,000 staff.
  • Lyft to develop in-house self-driving technology unit

    Lyft to develop in-house self-driving technology unit

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    When the cost of transportation as a service becomes more affordable than auto ownership, demand will increase - and so will ride requests for drivers and autonomous vehicles . Lyft's entrance gives engineers interested in self-driving cars a new option. The so-called Open Platform, which Lyft announced in June, could feature vehicles from other partners as well, such as GM and Jaguar Land Rover , which entered into a deal with Lyft last month.
  • Newriver Reit PLC's (LON:NRR) Buy Rating Reiterated at Peel Hunt

    Newriver Reit PLC's (LON:NRR) Buy Rating Reiterated at Peel Hunt

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    Inchcape plc ( LON:INCH ) traded up 0.13% during trading on Tuesday, reaching GBX 768.50. It has outperformed by 12.37% the S&P500. 8/26/2016-Citigroup Inc Reiterated Rating of Sell. 121.97 million shares or 6.94% more from 114.05 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported. Murphy USA Inc.is engaged in the marketing of retail motor fuel products and merchandise through a chain of retail stores.
  • BCCI appoints Bharat Arun as bowling coach, Sanjay Bangar assistant coach

    BCCI appoints Bharat Arun as bowling coach, Sanjay Bangar assistant coach

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    When asked if the confusion could have been avoided, Shastri said: "I was in England". Ravi Shastri , like a tracer bullet, came out to defend his captain. Under Kumble, the Indians managed to regain their number one status in Tests. "These Ravi Shastris and Anil Kumbles will come and go, but the fabric of Indian cricket will remain and the credit should go to everyone who has participated in this Indian team over the last three years".
  • The Skins Really Couldn't Have Played This Kirk Cousins Situation Any Worse

    The Skins Really Couldn't Have Played This Kirk Cousins Situation Any Worse

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    On May 2, right after the draft, we made [Kirk] an offer that included the highest fully guaranteed amount upon signing for a quarterback in National Football League history [$53 million] and guaranteed a total of $72 million for injury. Cousins will early $23.943 million guaranteed this season after pocketing $19.953 on the franchise tag last season. Andrew Luck and Joe Flacco signed new deals that didn't guarantee them $43.9 million, and Derek Carr's new contract of $125 million only ...
  • Millennial Employees Prefer Student Loan Benefits

    Millennial Employees Prefer Student Loan Benefits

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    The National Collegiate Student Loan Trusts , which holds 800,000 private loans and is one of the country's largest owners of private student loans, is at the center of the legal dispute, the Times reported. The loans were originally granted to students by banks, bundled and then sold to the trust. Student loan delinquency rates are just above 11 percent.
  • Meal kits will help Amazon infiltrate traditional grocery market

    Meal kits will help Amazon infiltrate traditional grocery market

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    Blue Apron stock has been consistently threatened by Amazon since its IPO last month because of Amazon's acquisition of Whole Foods ( WFM - Free Report ). Amazon didn't immediately return a request for comment. The deal sent grocery stocks tumbling and ratcheted up skepticism about Blue Apron's prospects.
  • Ann Coulter's Delta Air Lines Row Sparks Unlikely Sympathy For Airline

    Ann Coulter's Delta Air Lines Row Sparks Unlikely Sympathy For Airline

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    On July 15, the conservative political analyst sent several tweets bashing Delta ( DAL ) after her flight from LaGuardia airport in NY to West Palm Beach, Fla. "We are sorry that the customer did not receive the seat she reserved and paid for", Delta said in a statement posted to its website. To say that Coulter was unhappy with the new seat arrangement is an understatement, as the woman sounded furious.
  • China's property development investment continues slower growth

    China's property development investment continues slower growth

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    Chinese exports rose only 9.1 percent in the second quarter. While the Nomura Group raised its 2017 growth forecast from 6.7% to 6.8%, the Tokyo-based financial firm said in a note that it still expected a "gradual slowdown" as the property sector appears set to "lose steam" in the second half.
  • Centre And Opposition United On Doklam Border Standoff

    Centre And Opposition United On Doklam Border Standoff

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    The Home Minister Rajnath Singh and External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Friday called Opposition parties meet on the stand-off with China and the situation in Kashmir in New Delhi . Indian officials said the nation remains willing to negotiate a settlement with Pakistan over the disputed territory, but only between the two nations and with no worldwide mediators involved.