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PRECIOUS-Gold near 3-month high on hopes of delay in Fed rate hike
SINGAPORE, Oct 14 Gold held just below a three-month high on Wednesday, bolstered by a weaker dollar and comments from Federal Reserve officials cautioning against a rate hike this year.
A 2nd Fed Governor Opposes Raising Rates This Year, Breaking With Yellen  New York Times
Fed's Tarullo against rate hike amid Fed split over timing
Financial Express  
Singapore Economy Expands Slightly in Third Quarter
Singapore's economy expanded slightly in the third quarter, narrowly avoiding recession after shrinking in the previous three months, preliminary figures showed Wednesday.
Singapore Eases Monetary Policy as Growth Sputters  Wall Street Journal
EconomySingapore central bank slows currency appreciation  Financial Times
China September inflation cooler than expected, producer prices extend slump
BEIJING Consumer inflation in China cooled more than expected in September while producer prices extended their slide to a 43rd straight month, adding to concerns about deflationary pressures in the world's second-largest economy.
China Consumer Inflation Eases, Pressuring Beijing for More Stimulus  Wall Street Journal
Chinese inflation eases, leaving room for stimulus  Washington Post
China Agricultural Bank sells $1 bln debut "green bond" in London
HONG KONG Oct 14 Agricultural Bank of China , the country's third-largest listed lender, completed its debut sale of $1 billion dual currency bonds late on Tuesday in London - the first "green bond" from a Chinese bank.
China stocks fall at open  The Australian
Asian Shares Slip, Taking Cues From Wall Street  NDTV
AB InBev Wins Over SABMiller With Proposal of $104.2 Billion
Anheuser-Busch InBev NV finally won over SABMiller SBMRY 5.59 % PLC's board with a $104.2 billion takeover bid to create a brewer that would dominate much of the world's beer market, but only after weeks of behind-the-scenes talks that erupted into a ...
AB InBev agrees to buy SABMiller: Inside the Bud-Miller superbrewery  CNN
It's Miller time for Anheuser-Busch as $106bn takeover accepted  Irish Independent
Twitter just laid off 336 workers
Jack Dorsey's new tenure as Twitter's CEO is off to quite a start: the company's cutting almost a tenth of its workforce.
Twitter employee Bart Teeuwisse tweets about how he lost his job  Sydney Morning Herald
Twitter layoffs signal effort to improve growth  Santa Cruz Sentinel
Treasury Wine splashes $754m to buy Diageo wine business
Treasury Wine Estates chief executive Mike Clarke has foreshadowed a likely split of the company into a luxury wine business led by Penfolds, Wolf Blass and Wynns, and a separate one focused on lower-end commercial wines which may be sold off.
CORRECTED-UPDATE 1-Treasury Wine to buy bulk of Diageo's UK, US wine ...  Reuters
Treasury's Diageo wine deal requires a leap of faith by investors  The Australian
Chip-making giant Intel reports 6% fall in net income
The world's biggest chipmaker, Intel, reported a 6% fall in net income for the three months to September and cut its fourth quarter outlook for its important server-chip business.
Intel Q3: Cloud, Memory Chips Shine, Enterprise Weakens  Barron's (blog)
Intel Beats Earnings: Is It A Big Tech Value Play? (Video)  Seeking Alpha
Houston, We Have Liftoff! Southwest Airlines Goes International
One of the main reasons for Southwest Airlines' acquisition of AirTran Airways a few years ago was to accelerate its entry into international markets.
Southwest Airlines´┐Ż Offers Domestic Fares Starting As Low As $49 One-Way And ...  Virtual Press Office (press release)
UPDATE 3-Australia's Westpac unveils $2.5 bln rights issue, lifts mortgage rates
... * To issue new shares at A$25.50 vs Tuesday close of A$30.44. * To raise home loan rates by 20 basis points. * Australia's "Big Four" banks have now raised over A$20 bln.
Australia's Westpac Raises Home-Loan Rates  Wall Street Journal
Five reasons Westpac's interest rate rise matters  Sydney Morning Herald