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Tokyo stocks end flat on geopolitical concerns – Business Recorder (press release) (registration) (blog)

Tokyo stocks end flat on geopolitical concernsBusiness Recorder (press release) (registration) (blog)The benchmark Nikkei 225 index fell for the fifth consecutive day as worries about a US-North Korea clash, the terror attacks in Spain and doubts about President Donald Trump’s business-friendly agenda hurt sentiment. “The situation surrounding North … Article Provided …

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BHP to quit U.S. shale business as annual profit surges

By James Regan SYDNEY (Reuters) – Global mining giant BHP Billiton committed to quitting its underperforming U.S. shale oil and gas business on Tuesday, as it posted a surge in annual underlying profit to $6.7 billion. The world’s biggest mining house, which was buoyed by a recovery in industrial commodities …

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Fujitsu putting mobile phone business on the block- Nikkei Asian Review

TOKYO — Fujitsu is looking to offload its mobile phone operations as competitors continue to claim bigger slices of the once highly lucrative market. The Japanese information technology company’s mobile phone operations have apparently drawn interest from investment funds such as Tokyo-based Polaris Capital Group and CVC Capital Partners of the U.K. Chinese …

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Hoosier Trade Officials to Visit Japan

90 Minutes by 2020 By Jeff Rea Chief Executive Officer, South Bend Regional Chamber of Commerce 2017-08-17T21:42:59Z Chicago is the third-biggest city in the United States and more than ten million people live in the Chicagoland metropolitan area. Another seventy-six million people visit the area each year. Chicago is an …

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