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Megvii advances approval request for blockbuster biometric IPO in Hong Kong

Megvii advances approval request for blockbuster biometric IPO in Hong Kong

Alibaba Group is one of the investors in the company. Sources had previously told Reuters the listing was scheduled for Hong Kong in the fourth quarter and might raise as much as $1 billion. But...

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United States crude oil inventories up last week: API

United States crude oil inventories up last week: API

The ebb and flow of trade talks between Washington and Beijing has weighed on oil prices, which have fallen around 15% from an April peak. China on Wednesday condemned legislation passed by the U.S....

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Karma SC2 Vision concept, Revero GTS unveiled

Karma SC2 Vision concept, Revero GTS unveiled

Pedal to the metal, the SC2 has a claimed 0-60mph (97km/h) time of 1.9 seconds. The result is a vehicle as adept at navigating the tight curves and adrenaline-inducing straights of California's mounta...

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Thousands of CN Rail employees are on strike, but talks continue

Thousands of CN Rail employees are on strike, but talks continue

Janet Drysdale, CN's vice-president of financial planning, said at a Toronto investor conference Tuesday the layoffs were aimed at "aligning the overall labour expense to the reality of what we're see...

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Company's job offer: Smoke weed, make $36K a year

Company's job offer: Smoke weed, make $36K a year

The job pays up to $3,000 a month, which is equivalent to up to $36,000 a year. You'll be tasked with trying numerous products, including weed, vapes, edibles and CBD oils . They must live in a sta...

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Toyota RAV4 Plug-in Hybrid launched with 302bhp powertain

Toyota RAV4 Plug-in Hybrid launched with 302bhp powertain

The 2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime plug-in hybrid returns 90 miles per gallon equivalent, boasts 302 horsepower and goes from 0-60 mph in 5.8 seconds. But one thing it has never been is a full-blown per...

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Chick-fil-A halts donations to 3 groups against gay marriage

Chick-fil-A halts donations to 3 groups against gay marriage

Chick-fil-A, which operates around 2,400 restaurants , has been also feeling heat from opponents. Fast-food chain Chick-fil-A is addressing its controversial issues. Headquartered in NY - the busin...

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Bharti Airtel, Vodafone Idea Shares Surge On Price Hike Announcement

Bharti Airtel, Vodafone Idea Shares Surge On Price Hike Announcement

Sources said Vodafone has to receive an aggregate of about Rs 1,000 crore from Mumbai unit of income tax department and another Rs 6,000 crore from its Delhi office for multiple assessment years d...

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African fintech OPay raises $120m

African fintech OPay raises $120m

Incubated by Norwegian based, global consumer Internet company Opera (Nasdaq: OPRA) and led by Mr. Yahui Zhou, CEO, OPay is a one-stop mobile-based platform for payment, transportation, food & groce...

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Westpac faces fines for breaching money laundering and counter terror laws

Westpac faces fines for breaching money laundering and counter terror laws

Westpac detected suspicious activity in one account, but failed to review the other accounts and "this customer continued to send frequent low value payments to the Philippines through channels that w...

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CIBC Trims Canadian National Railway (TSE:CNR) Target Price to C$119.00

CIBC Trims Canadian National Railway (TSE:CNR) Target Price to C$119.00

Janney Montgomery Scott LLC raised its stake in Canadian Pacific Railway by 19.8% in the second quarter. National Bank Financial decreased their target price on shares of Canadian National Railway f...

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Government pushes for IoT manufacturers to ditch dodgy password practices

Government pushes for IoT manufacturers to ditch dodgy password practices

This voluntary code is aimed at the IoT industry. Additionally, devices and services would be obliged to operate on the "principle of least privilege" under the Code, while unused functionality shou...

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California Won't Buy From Automakers Who Sided With Trump

California Won't Buy From Automakers Who Sided With Trump

California took the case to court but several automakers, including Toyota and GM, sided with the Trump administration . She said California is reducing its choices for "affordable, American-made ele...

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More than 3,000 Canadian National Railway rail workers on strike, union says

More than 3,000 Canadian National Railway rail workers on strike, union says

Teamsters issued the required 72-hour strike notice on Friday. "If a settlement can not be reached this weekend, we will once again encourage the union leadership to accept binding arbitration as an...

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Trump Says China Tariffs Will Go

Trump Says China Tariffs Will Go "Even Higher" Without Deal

The U.S. will raise tariffs on Chinese goods "even higher" if the two sides can not finalize a trade deal, President Trump said Tuesday at the White House . The talks were described as "construct...

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Boeing close to winning order for 737 MAX from Turkey's SunExpress

Boeing close to winning order for 737 MAX from Turkey's SunExpress

Kazakhstan carrier Air Astana issued a letter of intent to buy 30 Max jets for its new low-priced airline FlyAstan, Boeing said. Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg discusses the mistakes made by Boeing wi...

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Easyjet to offset all emissions from flights

Easyjet to offset all emissions from flights

The airline said it has undertaken a rigorous process in selecting carbon offset programmes and projects for its new initiative, with a focus on additionality, permanence, and the avoidance of double-...

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BMW i4 Performance Specs Officially Confirmed

BMW i4 Performance Specs Officially Confirmed

The new model will be part of a new generation of BMW electrics that'll boast spirited performance, sharp driving dynamics and comfortable commuting within an electrified package. BMW is, however, con...

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Qantas backs legal action against will.i.am over racism claim

Qantas backs legal action against will.i.am over racism claim

The Australian airline is considering launching the world's longest non-stop flights because it sees demand for time-poor travelers willing to pay a premium to cut out stop-overs. Some Twitter users w...

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TikTok could be preparing to launch its own music streaming service

TikTok could be preparing to launch its own music streaming service

The Financial Times reported that the company is now talking to large record companies, among them Universal Music , Sony Music, and Warner Music , about licensing their content on the new subsc...

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HP rejects takeover offer from Xerox

HP rejects takeover offer from Xerox

HP, as well as Xerox, earn a chunk of their income from selling printers and related equipment. "In reaching this determination, the board also considered the highly conditional and uncertain nature...

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Trump meets with Fed chair Jerome Powell at White House

Trump meets with Fed chair Jerome Powell at White House

US President Donald Trump and Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell have been discussing the economy and interest rates. "& others, etc.", Trump said on Twitter soon after, calling the session "good &...

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Qantas stands by its crew over Will.i.am's racist claim

The group ended a five-city Australia tour with a concert in Sydney on Saturday. A spokesman for the Australian flag carrier said Qantas "completely" rejected the suggestion that race was a fa...

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Burger King Lawsuit: Why Are Vegans Suing Over Its Meatless Impossible Whoppers?

Burger King Lawsuit: Why Are Vegans Suing Over Its Meatless Impossible Whoppers?

Burger King advertises the Impossible Whopper as "100 Whopper, 0 percent beef". Williams claims the restaurant gives no indication on their menu that the burgers may be cooked on the meat-touchin...

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Chick-fil-A stopping donations to charities opposed by LGBTQ community

Chick-fil-A stopping donations to charities opposed by LGBTQ community

The Chick-fil-A Foundation announced in a statement that it planned to concentrate its giving to the areas of education, homelessness and hunger, and that it planned to work with a smaller number of...

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WeWork set to axe 4,000 jobs

WeWork set to axe 4,000 jobs

And yet another 1,000 layoffs will be of building maintenance workers. According to The Times , this exodus represents roughly a third of the company's 12,500 employees. A corporate presentation pr...

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FedEx CEO Challenges Publisher of the New York Times to Tax Debate

FedEx CEO Challenges Publisher of the New York Times to Tax Debate

Smith, in his statement https://about.van.fedex.com/newsroom/statement-from-frederick-w-smith-chairman-and-ceo-of-fedex-corporation, said the focus of the debate should be the federal tax policy and...

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Police 'assessing' allegations of electoral fraud after peerages claim

Police 'assessing' allegations of electoral fraud after peerages claim

A Metropolitan police spokesperson said: "The MPS [Metropolitan Police Service] has received two allegations of electoral fraud and malpractice in relation to the 2019 general election". However, anal...

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Airbus wins $16bn deal from Emirates for 50 aircraft

Airbus wins $16bn deal from Emirates for 50 aircraft

Airbus has won a $16bn (£12.3bn) order for 50 aircraft from Emirates as the Dubai-based airline continues its worldwide expansion. The announcement was made at the UAE's Dubai Airshow 2019 in attend...

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Ford unveils Mustang Mach-E electric sport utility vehicle

Ford unveils Mustang Mach-E electric sport utility vehicle

Ford has also teased an all-electric truck , previewing what looks like an F-150 pulling 1 million pounds of train cars in a video but has not released an official launch date for the pickup. The Ma...

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