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Thai Union takes stake in Red Lobster

THAI UNION Group, one of the worldâ??s largest seafood companies, has purchased a minority stake in Red Lobster Seafood Co, the worldâ??s largest seafood-restaurant company, in a deal worth US$575 million (Bt20.3 billion) as part of its strategic expansion into a new business segment, retail food services.
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Economists have revised their view of Kenya's economy, owing to slower growth, high inflation and political uncertainty ahead of the August 8 elections.
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Donald Trump has never been lacking for chutzpah. The president once encouraged Russia to break into Hillary Clinton’s email server. (His press secretary, Sean Spicer, said Monday that was merely a jo
President Donald Trump called four Republican senators who have either come out against or are undecided on the Senate GOP’s health care bill, which is facing a tight vote in the Senate. As Trump was
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In a segment with CNN host Jim Scuitto, Sen. Bill Cassidy (R-LA) scoffed at the concept that President Donald Trump’s spokeswoman Kellyanne Conway speaks for the GOP. “Over the weekend, Ke
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The Grammy award winners will be in Jackson for a big night of hits and a great cause: to support Alzheimer’s disease research.              
In July 2016, when then-candidate Donald Trump publicly called on Russian hackers to find Hillary Clinton’s 33,000 missing emails, the sight of a major party’s presidential candidate asking for
U.S. stock indexes closed mostly higher Monday, snapping a four-day losing streak for the Dow Jones industrial average on a day of largely listless trading.
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(Reuters) - Billionaire Carl Icahn's investment firm, Icahn Enterprises LP , said on Monday it had entered an agreement with the former co-manager of its Sargon Portfolio, David Schechter, to fund his
Prosecutors and defense lawyers agreed to strike more than a dozen jurors for cause based on their opinions of Mr. Shkreli, charged with securities and wire fraud.
Trump said he had been reading about him and wanted to congratulate him for exemplary leadership
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NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Monday: Nestle SA, up $3.34 to $88.17 News reports said U.S. hedge fund Third Point took a 1 percent stake in the company and will ca
Howard Bancorp Inc. has been named to the Russell 2000 stock index, which tracks 2,000 small-cap companies in the United States. Inclusion in the index reflects growth in the market value for the
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Responding to news that a Super PAC sponsored by supporters of President Donald Trump is running ads against Sen. Dean Heller (R-NV) for opposing Trumpcare, Fox News host Neal Cavuto got into a squabb
United States President Donald Trump extended a warm welcome to Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi even as he, along with First Lady Melania, received him at the White House on Monday.Heaping praises
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