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View down a street in Taizhou. Taizhou was once a relatively inaccessible area. This has changed due to large infrastructure restructuring in the late 1990s and early 2000s. Presently, Taizhou is served by the Yongtaiwen Expressway, linking the city with Ningbo in the north and Wenzhou in the south. China Focus: Richest cities lift property purchase limits
HANGZHOU, July 30 (Xinhua) -- The city of Ningbo eased home buying restrictions on Wednesday after two other cites in the affluent Yangtze River Delta lifted property purchase limits earlier this week... (photo: Creative Commons / Sheenyao) Xinhua
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A broker works at the stock market in Frankfurt, central Germany, Friday, Oct. 10, 2008. The euro fell against the dollar Friday as world markets retreated further on worries that strains in the financial system would persist and growth would suf Euro touches eight-month low, European shares fall
Related articles | JSE opens lower as market awaits crucial US growth data Rand slightly weaker ahead of key US data Gold treads water as traders await Fed statement | LONDON — The euro hit an eight... (photo: AP / Michael Probst) Business Day
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Passers-by are reflected on the electronic stock board of a securities firm in Tokyo Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2012. Tokyo stocks up 0.27 per cent by break
TOKYO: Tokyo stocks rose 0.27 per cent on Wednesday morning, boosted by a weak yen and largely upbeat Japanese corporate earnings, while investors shrugged a weak lead from Wall Street. | The benchmar... (photo: AP / Itsuo Inouye) The Times Of India
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A box of Winston branded cigarette package. Winston cigarettes are manufactured by R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company or its newer incarnation as RJR Nabisco and/or its affiliates. Reynolds American 2Q profit climbs 6.7 percent
RICHMOND, Va. — Reynolds American Inc. said Tuesday that its profit rose by 6.7 percent in its second quarter as higher cigarette and smokeless tobacco prices helped to offset a decline in the numbe... (photo: WN / Priya Dashini) Boston Herald
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Emirates officials pass y a world map with the main cities invole in world stock market during the official opening ceremony of Dubai International Financial Exchange in Dubai, UAE, Monday Sept. 26, 2005. Monday's opening of an international stock exchange in this booming city marks another step toward Dubai's goal to become the global financial hub between Hong Kong and Frankfurt.(AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili)hg3 World shares near all-time highs
NEW YORK — World share markets hovered just below all-time highs on Tuesday as investors drew encouragement from a rally in China, while Russian stocks enjoyed some respite after three days of heavy... (photo: AP photo / Kamran Jebreili) Business Day
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FILE - In this April 20, 2009 file photo, people enter the Bank of New York building in New York's Financial District. Bank of New York Mellon Corp., JPMorgan Chase & Co. and American Express Co. will not be asked to raise more capital when federal officials announce the test results Thursday, May 7, 2009, according to people briefed on the results. The people requested anonymity because they were not authorized to discuss the results. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, file) 'Patriotic' Big Banks Profit Helping U.S. Companies Dodge Taxes
After wrecking the U.S. economy and sucking hundreds of billions of dollars from American taxpayers for their own survival, what can our patriotic big banks do for an encore? Why, help American compan... (photo: AP / Richard Drew, file) Huffington Post
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A sign for British pharmaceuticals firm GlaxoSmithKline is seen on its offices, in London, Monday, April 20, 2009. British drug maker GlaxoSmithKline PLC said Monday it will pay $2.9 billion to buy American dermatology business Stiefel Laboratories Inc. GlaxoSmithKline will also assume $400 million in debt and has agreed to a further payment of up to $300 million depending on performance, bringing the total cost of the deal to up to $3.6 billion. Despite strains, GlaxoSmithKline dividend seen safe for now
By Ben Hirschler | LONDON (Reuters) - GlaxoSmithKline's fat dividend is under strain but Britain's biggest drugmaker is likely to scrape by without cutting payouts as it seeks to compensate investors ... (photo: AP / Sang Tan) The Guardian
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F. Hill Creekmore, right, works with fellow traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange Wednesday, Oct. 13, 2010. US stocks inch higher ahead of economic reports
NEW YORK (AP) — The stock market is edging higher in early trading ahead of a string of U.S. and Chinese economic reports later this week. | The Dow Jones industrial average rose 29 points, or 0.2 p... (photo: AP / Richard Drew) U~T San Diego
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