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Retail sales fell 'off a cliff' with record decline in April

Retail sales fell 'off a cliff' with record decline in April

A separate survey from payments company Barclaycard also pointed to lacklustre consumer spending in April. This is below the three month average of 7.1pc growth. Last month's decline compares to a 5.6 per cent increase in April 2016. Mike Watkins, head of retailer and business insight at Nielsen, said: "Recent industry data suggests poor footfall and with unseasonably cool weather punctuated by a brief hot spell, sales momentum has been hard to sustain". Consulte Mais Informação

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Vodafone clinches 18.4bn euro deal for Liberty Global assets

Vodafone clinches 18.4bn euro deal for Liberty Global assets

Liberty Global is the world's biggest worldwide TV and broadband company, operating through brands such as Virgin Media in the UK, Unitymedia in Germany, and Telenet in Belgium. Vodafone expects the deal, which still faces regulatory approval, to complete around mid-2019. Liberty Global said in a separate statement that the assets being sold represent 28% of the operating cash flow of the group. Consulte Mais Informação

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Mega-Sena acumula e deve sortear até R$ 22 milhões neste sábado

Mega-Sena acumula e deve sortear até R$ 22 milhões neste sábado

Prêmio estimado era de R$ 22 milhões. Segundo a Caixa Econômica Federal , 28 apostas acertaram a quina e levarão quase R$ 65.960,70 cada uma. Os sorteios da Mega Sena são realizados duas vezes por semana, às quartas e aos sábados. O prêmio bruto da Mega-Sena corresponde a 46% da arrecadação. Valores iguais ou acima de R$ 10.000,00 são pagos após 2 dias de sua apresentação na agência da Caixa. Consulte Mais Informação

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Lufthansa Cargo Takes Off for the Future with New Freighters

Lufthansa Cargo Takes Off for the Future with New Freighters

The 777Fs will be delivered to Lufthansa Cargo and are set to replace the airline's aging MD-11F aircraft. Lufthansa Cargo (LCG) has ordered two more B777 freighters for delivery in February and March 2019. "The order for the new long-haul aircraft highlights the strategy of Lufthansa Group to predominantly allocate the growth within its multi-hub system where cost and quality offer the best conditions for profitable investments", the Lufthansa Group said in a statement. Consulte Mais Informação

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Cognizant June Quarter Earnings Outlook Disappoints, Stock Falls

Cognizant June Quarter Earnings Outlook Disappoints, Stock Falls

Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs and stock option expense, were $1.06 per share. Tandem Investment Advisors Inc. lifted its position in Cognizant Technology Solutions by 164.0% in the fourth quarter. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, November 9 by RBC Capital Markets. CHATTERJEE DEBASHIS also sold $136,950 worth of Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ: CTSH ) on Wednesday, February 21. Consulte Mais Informação

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CBA, ASIC settle rate-rigging case

CBA, ASIC settle rate-rigging case

ASIC had alleged that on three occasions in 2012, CBA traded bank bills in an "unconscionable" way that created "an artificial price and a false appearance" of the market for some products. CBA has also agreed to enter into an enforceable undertaking with ASIC, under which an independent expert will review its BBSW business. Last week the nation's largest company admitted it had lost the financial records of close to 20 million customers in a major security error Prime Minister Malcolm ... Consulte Mais Informação

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India ranks 4th in APAC power index

India ranks 4th in APAC power index

It is placed at No.3 when judged on the parameters of cultural influence and future trends, No. 7 over economic relationships, and No. 10 in defense networks. India will also have an additional 169 million people to its working-age population by 2030 . It is measured via assessments of alliances, non-allied partnerships and arms transfers. Consulte Mais Informação

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SKY (SKY) Price Target Raised to GBX 1410

Investment analysts at Peel Hunt now has a GBX 430.00 target on Tyman PLC (LON:TYMN). Phocas Financial Corp holds 0.44% of its portfolio in Synthomer plc (LON:SYNT) for 226,533 shares. Berenberg Bank increased their price objective on Hollywood Bowl Group from GBX 220 ($3.09) to GBX 250 ($3.51) and gave the stock a "buy" rating in a report on Friday, December 15th. Consulte Mais Informação

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Aumento dos preços internacionais do petróleo favorece lucro líquido da Petrobras

Aumento dos preços internacionais do petróleo favorece lucro líquido da Petrobras

O preço do petróleo, assim, será um empurrão importante para os resultados da companhia que, no entando, ainda tem uma grande lista de pendências a resolver. A dívida líquida no fim de março foi a R$ 350 milhões, recuo de 7,4% em relação ao fim de dezembro. A empresa ressalta, porém, que os dados de importação de terceiros, a partir do primeiro trimestre de 2018, indicam que "houve mudança na tendência de mercado, com uma redução significativa nas compras de diesel, que caíram de 4.170 mil ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Argentina seeking loan from International Monetary Fund

Argentina seeking loan from International Monetary Fund

Argentina was forced recently to impose three interest rate hikes to halt a sharp devaluation of its peso. After the country's currency fell four percent compared to the U.S. Banks froze deposits. More than 20 people died in protests and looting as the economy unraveled. The loans at the time were needed after the country suffered an economic crisis in 2001 that sparked the downfall of four presidents and default on $100 billion in foreign debt. Consulte Mais Informação

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Gold prices dip as dollar regains footing

Gold prices dip as dollar regains footing

Gold slipped on Tuesday as the dollar surged to a new 2018 high against its rivals, though losses were limited by worries the United States may be set to pull out of a key nuclear accord with Iran . U.S. interest rate futures rose modestly on Friday, as traders still expect the Federal Reserve to raise key borrowing costs at its June 12-13 policy meeting in the wake of weaker-than-forecast growth in domestic payrolls and wages in April. Consulte Mais Informação

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Oil exceeds U.S. $70 in the United States by tension with Iran

Oil exceeds U.S. $70 in the United States by tension with Iran

In other futures trading Friday, July contracts rose by $1.32 to $69.58, August was up $1.36 to $69.12 and September jumped $1.40 to $68.82. Oil prices rose for the fourth straight day on Monday to hit levels not seen since late 2014, boosted by the latest trouble for Venezuelan oil company PDVSA and the possibility that the United States could re-impose sanctions on Iran . Consulte Mais Informação

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