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While you were sleeping: Clinton sinks drug makers


By Margreet Dietz Sept. 22 (BusinessDesk) – Wall Street rose along with equities in Europe, though gave up some of its earlier gains as shares of drug makers dropped on a tweet by Hilary Clinton that she will detail a plan to curb “price gouging.” Adding to rate hawks, US …

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While you were sleeping: Europe’s sigh of relief


European equities moved higher amid relief that Chinese stocks losses were contained, fuelling optimism that a slowdown in global economic growth will be checked. Europe’s Stoxx 600 Index finished the day with a 1.1 percent gain from the previous close. The UK’s FTSE 100 Index added 0.5 percent, France’s CAC …

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NZ Inc’s Best of the Web: TPP

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TPP talks have stalled this month but are set to resume later in August- NZ Inc has collected the best of the web on the latest developments. Andrew Robb over at the Sydney Morning Herald says given the collapse in negotiations last week, it’s crunch time for the TPPA. – …

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The Trans-Pacific Partnership: NZ Inc’s Best of the Web


New Zealand has been a hot topic for international TPP discussion as negotiation’s end draws near. has a tidy summary of what’s standing in the way of TPP as negotiations head toward their final stages, with coverage of Canada’s standoff with the United States and New Zealand over dairy. …

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70 years on: Korean Reunification – Bonanza or Bust?


This year marks the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II, and also the 70th anniversary of Korea’s division into North and South. Last month the World Journalists Conference was held throughout South Korea under the theme ‘the 70th anniversary of the division of Korea: Thinking about unification …

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