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China brokerages investigated over margin trading contracts
BEIJING Chinese brokerages currently under scrutiny from the country's securities regulator are being investigated for suspected rule breaches related to the signing of margin trading contracts, they said in separate filings on Sunday.
Citic, Haitong, Guosen Probed on Alleged Margin-Trading Breaches  Bloomberg
China brokerages pledge continued efforts to support stock index  GlobalPost
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Cyber Monday: Seven ways it's different from Black Friday
Cyber Monday exhibits its own unique traits outside of Black Friday, starting with the fact that it's outpacing the 'main' shopping holiday in terms of savings.
How To Maximize Your Cyber Monday Deals  Forbes
Poll: Which Retailer Won Black Friday?
Shoppers eager to support Small Business Saturday
Tina Meyers Jacobs of Portland shows an arcade game cabinet ornament off to dad Frank Meyers, left, and husband Jay Jacobs, right, while shopping at the Oregon Gift Shop during Small Business Saturday in downtown Klamath Falls.
Extra shoppers getting ready to #ShopSmall on Small Enterprise Saturday ...  The Times (subscription)
Small Business Saturday Brings Shoppers Out to Support Local Stores (blog)
Melinda Gates fell in love with Bill Gates for his 'brilliant mind' and 'huge ...
Scott Olson/Getty Images. It's taken Melinda Gates years to get comfortable in the public spotlight. But as she steps up to champion her latest philanthropic cause, better lives for women worldwide, she's publicly talking about all sorts of things ...
Tens of billions promised to goose clean energy tech
Bill Gates set to create billion dollars clean energy fund  Times Gazette
Hike Vs Ride: Debate Heats up Over Next Adirondack Land Buy
In this photo taken on Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2015, Adirondack High Peaks, including snow-capped Mount Marcy, the state's highest summit, rear center, are reflected in Boreas Pond in North Hudson, N.Y.
Roadless wilderness or accessible lands: Fate of preserved timberland tract ...  The Republic
Yelp Prevails in Lawsuit Over Authenticity of Its Reviews
Yelp Inc won the dismissal of a lawsuit by shareholders who claimed they were fraudulently misled about the authenticity and quality of its reviews, and whether Yelp manipulated those reviews to favour paying advertisers.
Court favors Yelp Inc over authenticity and quality of its reviews  Northern Californian
Yelp Inc Triumphs in Lawsuit Over Misleading Reviews  Bidness ETC
IMF likely to name China's yuan a reserve currency
BEIJING--The International Monetary Fund is on the verge of labeling China's yuan a reserve currency. Now Chinese officials will have to prove they can treat it like one.
China's yuan set for IMF reserve status  BBC News
IMF poised to put Chinese yuan in elite currency basket  Livemint
Cards Against Humanity trolls customers and makes $71k by selling nothing
Cards Against Humanity managed to make US$71,145 (AU$98,870) on Black Friday, by selling customers absolutely nothing at all. Over the Thanksgiving holiday in the US, the company took down its normal online store and replaced it with a payment form.
Cards Against Humanity nets $70k for 'nothing' on Black Friday  USA TODAY
Here's What Cards Against Humanity Is Doing With The $71145 They Made On ...  TechCrunch
Iran seeks $US25bn in oil investment
Iran is seeking $US25 billion ($A34.6bn) in investments from 50 deals involving international oil and gas companies, foreign executives have been told in Tehran as the government outlined new contractual terms.
Iran seeks $30bn of new oil contracts  BBC News
Bahrain summons Iran envoy over Khamenei remarks  The Express Tribune
Beijing Issues Orange Alert For Heavy Smog
Residents were advised to minimise outdoor activities, while those with respiratory illnesses and the elderly were urged to stay inside their homes.
Chinese authorities boost smog alert level in Beijing  BBC News
China issues this year's first heavy smog alert  Economic Times