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October 31, 2017 11:10 AM Pfizer's quarterly profit beats estimates

Pfizer Inc reported a bigger-than-expected quarterly profit, benefiting from strong demand for its newer drugs. Shares of the largest U.S. drugmaker were up 1.7 percent in premarket trade on Tuesday. Pfizer's net income rose to $2.84 billion, or 47 cents per share, in the third quarter, from $1.36 billion, or 22 cents per share, a year earlier 3

October 26, 2017 5:02 AM Singapore manufacturing beats expectations to grow 14.6% in September as electronics continues to soar

SINGAPORE - Factories - now the brightest spot in the Singapore economy - continued powering ahead last month as surging global demand for electronics once again helped lift growth in September. Manufacturing output increased 14.6 per cent year-on-year in September, beating economists' expectations of a 10 per cent increase and following from a 19.5 per cent surge 6

October 25, 2017 1:57 PM Caroline Wozniacki beats top-ranked Simona Halep

SINGAPORE -- Caroline Wozniacki improved to 2-0 at the WTA Finals by beating top-ranked Simona Halep 6-0, 6-2 Wednesday. The former No. 1 from Denmark, who made only seven unforced errors in the match, took advantage of the slow court, using the time to set up her shots and cover more ground. In the first set, Halep won only 10 of the 35 points played 5

October 25, 2017 1:17 PM WTA Finals: Wozniacki through to semis after thrashing world No. 1 Halep, Garcia beats Svitolina to stay alive

SINGAPORE - World No. 1 Simona Halep got handed a swift defeat on Wednesday night (Oct 25) at the BNP Paribas WTA Finals Singapore presented by SC Global, beaten 6-0, 6-2 by Caroline Wozniacki. The Romanian struggled to hold her serve and could not win points, as she went down easily to her Dane opponent, a former world No.1 herself. Halep committed 4

October 21, 2017 10:09 PM Analyzing Viasystems Group (VIAS) and Park Electrochemical Corporation (PKE)

Viasystems Group (NASDAQ: VIAS) and Park Electrochemical Corporation (NYSE:PKE) are both technology companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, dividends, valuation, earnings, risk, analyst recommendations and profitability. This table compares Viasystems Group 4

October 19, 2017 1:19 PM Theresa May urges EU to break deadlock in Brexit talks

BRUSSELS (REUTERS) - Prime Minister Theresa May urged the European Union on Thursday (Oct 19) to break the deadlock and move forward with Brexit talks, asking the bloc's leaders to respond with "urgency" on easing the fears of their citizens living in Britain. Arriving at a two-day summit in Brussels with other EU leaders, May sought to lower any remaining 3

October 19, 2017 12:42 PM Britain's May urges EU to break deadlock in Brexit talks

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Prime Minister Theresa May urged the European Union on Thursday to break the deadlock and move forward with Brexit talks, asking the bloc's leaders to respond with "urgency" on easing the fears of their citizens living in Britain. Arriving at a two-day summit in Brussels with other EU leaders, May sought to lower any remaining expectation 3

October 15, 2017 2:45 AM Jilted girlfriend of prominent US banker dumps his Mercedes into swimming pool

Break-ups are ugly. But not every tale of spurn love ends with a Mercedes sitting at the bottom of a swimming pool. Russian-born model Kristina Kuchma, who was dumped by prominent banker Guy Gentile, 41, did just that, driving her ex-lover's car into the pool in his backyard, reported the New York Post. The couple was at dinner near his Bahamas home with a friend 5

October 14, 2017 10:16 AM Neil Humphreys: Man United's aerial superiority key to beating Liverpool

At Old Trafford, the Red Devils run out to the Rocky theme. At Anfield, they might as well march out to the drum beats of Phil Collins. Their aerial supremacy offers Jose Mourinho the opportunity to leave the bus keys at home. Romelu Lukaku, Chris Smalling, Nemanja Matic and even Eric Bailly, if he starts, all offer the kind of towering threat that could 9

October 11, 2017 9:00 PM Ottawa needn’t fear Catalonia vote will rekindle sovereigntist fervour in Quebec: Hébert

The historical and political contexts may be different, but some of the fundamental conditions that have led to the deep political crisis that has overtaken Spain are also prevalent in this country, Chantal Hébert writes. MONTREAL—If Quebecers were asked again to pronounce on their political future in a referendum, Canada and Quebec would hardly be immune 3