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EU Observer: Dutch need deal on Ukraine at summit, Rutte threatens

Dutch prime minister Mark Rutte has reminded fellow EU leaders via a newspaper interview that they need to find a deal on the EU-Ukraine trade and political agreement next week, or the Dutch will not ratify it. Read more here

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Decades of service to Cyprus stories

For five decades a Nicosia bookshop has been a monument to everything Cypriot in print. THEO PANAYIDES meets its founder   The first time I walk into MAM bookshop in Nicosia, to arrange a time for the interview with Mikis Michaelides, one elderly gentleman (with a slightly younger woman in

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Why does it seem like there's such a shortage of unicorns in Asia's healthcare as compared to the e-commerce, food, or fashion industries? Especially when healthcare is something that people would never ever sacrifice nor compromise?
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Market ends at new 1-month record closing high; ITC, SBI gain

Equity benchmarks remained marginally higher with the Nifty holding 8250 amid consolidation, supported by ITC, ICICI Bank, Infosys and Reliance Industries.
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Markets end flat; SBI gains over 2% as banking stocks rally

Nifty saw the biggest weekly gain since the first week of Sept and comfortably maintained its crucial 8250 levels
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Gold slumps to 10-month low; silver up on increased offtake

Gold prices fell Rs 130 to hit a 10-month low of Rs 28,580 per 10 grams today amid a weak global trend and considerable fall in demand from jewellers at the domestic spot market.Silver, however, firm
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European shares edge up, set for best week since February

European shares were slightly higher in early trading on Friday, underpinned by a rebound among healthcare stocks, while Gemalto rose after an acquisition.By 0820 GMT, the STOXX Europe 600 was up 0.1
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Mid, small IT stocks rally; Intellect Design, Tanla Solutions soar 20%

Smartlink Network, Trigen Technologies, D-Link, Aurionpro Solutions, Allied Digital and Polaris were up 10%-20%
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Nifty holds 8,250 amid choppy trades; Smallcap outperforms

Nifty comfortably maintained its crucial 8250 levels in today's session led by gains in ITC, Bank of Baroda, Zee and SBI
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SAIL hits 52-week high post Q2 results

The stock was up 4% to Rs 55.70 after reported a net loss of Rs 731 cr in Q2FY17 against loss of Rs 1,109 cr in Q2 FY16
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Is Bitcoin Better Than Gold?

Bitcoin has been beating gold by a big margin so far this year. The digital currency has more than doubled in value, while the yellow metal has gained 8.73 percent; and both assets outperformed the S&
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One month of demonetisation: Indian markets have the fourth worst performance globally

S&P BSE Sensex and Nifty50 lost nearly 3.5% each. Only Mexico, Brazil and Philippines did worse at the global level, data show
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Nifty holds 8,650 amid choppy trades; Smallcap outperforms

Nifty comfortably maintained its crucial 8250 levels in today's session led by gains in ITC, Bank of Baroda, Zee and SBI
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Italy awaits ECB verdict on Monte Paschi rescue delay

* ECB supervisory board meets Friday, split on decision-sources
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China c.bank chief economist expects property investment to slow in 2017- Xinhua

BEIJING, Dec 9 (Reuters) - China's property investment is likely to slow in 2017 and fixed-asset investment growth could come under pressure, Xinhua news agency quoted Ma Jun, chief economist of the c
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Under Trump, Congress likely to pull plug on medical device tax

WARSAW, Indiana/WASHINGTON, Dec 9 (Reuters) - When Donald Trump takes over as president on Jan. 20, one of the first business tax breaks he delivers is likely to go to the U.S. medical device industry
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Dec 9 (Reuters) - Recruiter SThree said annual profit would exceed market expectations as strong growth in the United States and Europe more than made up for a slowdown in hiring in its domestic busin
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Fitch Affirms Muang Thai Life at 'BBB+'; Outlook Stable

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BRIEF-Sino Great Wall and unit plan to issue bonds totalling 550 mln yuan

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Two foreign investors seek to buy shares in Vinamilk

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