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Tips On Finding The Best Hotels

There is so much to do as you plan to go away. You will need to pack, get gas, or purchase tickets for a flight. You should also make a reservation at a good hotel. Continue reading to find some great information on doing this. Use websites like Orbitz and Expedia for great prices. If […]

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Vote count in pivotal Amazon union election likely to start next week

Workers at an Amazon.com Inc warehouse in Alabama will likely have to wait until next week for a vote count that could result in the online retailer’s first unionized facility in the United States and mark a watershed moment for organized labor. The U.S. National Labor Relations Board is sifting through ballots in a closed […]

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WhatsApp’s New Privacy Policy Would Lead to Excessive Data Collection, Consumer ‘Stalking’: CCI tells HC

The new privacy policy of WhatsApp would lead to excessive data collection and “stalking” of consumers for targeted advertising to bring in more users and is therefore, an alleged abuse of dominant position, competition regulator CCI told the Delhi High Court on Tuesday. The submission was made before Justice Navin Chawla by senior advocate Aman […]

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U.S. dollar share of global FX reserves in fourth quarter hits lowest in 25 years

The U.S. dollar’s share of currency reserves plunged in the fourth quarter last year to its lowest since 1995, International Monetary Fun (IMF) data showed on Wednesday, but some analysts said the drop was due in part to valuation adjustments. Global reserves, which are reported in U.S. dollars, are assets of central banks held in […]

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Exxon Mobil signals first profit in five quarters on price gains

Exxon Mobil Corp could post its first profit in five quarters on improved results across its businesses, with higher oil and gas prices providing a lift of as much as $2.7 billion, offset by costs from a February deep freeze. The largest U.S. oil producer last year posted consecutive quarterly losses as falling oil prices […]

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Chile’s Codelco clinches deal with workers at Radomiro Tomic mine, strike fears defused

Chilean state copper giant Codelco clinched a deal with workers at its Radomiro Tomic mine after they accepted a new contract offer on Wednesday, defusing worries about a potential strike with global prices of the red metal at decade highs. The worker union said that the contract proposal was approved in a statement sent to […]

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Archegos fallout wipes over $9 billion from market value of Credit Suisse, Nomura

Investors on Wednesday tallied the fallout from Archegos Capital’s dramatic meltdown, with Nomura and Credit Suisse shares losing a collective $9 billion while heightened scrutiny of the hedge fund industry loomed. The downfall of Archegos, a family office run by former Tiger Asia manager Bill Hwang, has rocked a handful of stocks that have been […]

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SoftBank-backed Compass raises $450 million in downsized IPO

Compass Inc, the U.S. real estate technology firm backed by SoftBank Group, said on Wednesday it sold shares in its initial public offering at $18 each, at the lower end of its downsized target range to raise $450 million. Compass had previously set a price range of $18-$19 per share, downsized from its prior target […]