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Cyber Monday 2015: The Best Tech Deals We've Seen So Far
Shoppers who prefer to avoid the frenzy of Black Friday can look forward to some incredible deals on electronics for Cyber Monday.
Thanksgiving Day shoppers jump on Black Friday deals  Washington Post
Black Friday shopping kicks off on Thanksgiving  Los Angeles Times
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Euro on shaky ground, stocks up on talk of aggressive ECB easing
LONDON The euro slipped back towards seven-month lows, bond yields fell and European shares rallied on Thursday as talk of aggressive stimulus from the European Central Bank next week gained ground.
Euro High Yield May Be Most at Risk From a Fed Hike: Analysis  Bloomberg
ECB has bright idea for targeted bank-bashing  Reuters Blogs (blog)
Bidders sound out Bang & Olufsen about takeover; shares surge
Danish high-end stereo and TV maker Bang & Olufsen said it had received approaches regarding a potential takeover offer, sending its shares soaring by more than 30 per cent.
Denmark's Bang & Olufsen considering takeover bid
UPDATE 3-Barclays fined for lax crime checks in 'deal of century'
... * Fine relates to 1.9 bln stg transaction for rich clients. * FCA declines to name clients involved in transaction. * Bank kept documents in safe to avoid electronic storage.
Barclays fined $109 million for trying to hide 'the deal of the century'  CNNMoney
UK watchdog fines Barclays $A150m  The Australian
Pfizer deal – An “Egregious Example” of Tax code abuse – says, Hilary Clinton
The proposed merger of Pfizer with Allergan, in Boulder, Colo has been termed as an inversion by Hillary Clinton and she added that Pfizer was doing this to save taxes.
large inversions may be hard to find
Is Pfizer's $160-Billion Merger Deal a Shady Attempt to Dodge Taxes?  WallStreet OTC
American and Russian Militaries Don't Agree About Much in Syria
The US and Russian militaries have lobbed a steady stream of verbal brickbats at each other since Russian operations in Syria began.
US accuses Syria of purchasing oil from Islamic State  MarketWatch
Black Friday brings more 4K TVs under $1000
TV shoppers looking to upgrade to a new 4K Ultra HD TV -- and get a bargain -- will have more luck this Black Friday. Last year, only a handful of the new 4K UHD TVs could be found for $1,000 or less.
Best Shopping Deals for Thanksgiving Day and Black Friday  ABC News
Stores will start opening at MIDNIGHT for Black Friday 2015  Daily Mail
Japan Prime Minister Debuts New Social Programs to Help Economy
TOKYO—Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said Thursday he would increase spending on social programs and raise the minimum wage as he tries to jump-start the flagging economy ahead of an election next summer.
Japan says it plans $10.6 billion in climate finance for developing ...  Montreal Gazette
Japan pledges $10.6 bn for climate policies in developing nations  Bangkok Post
BHP Billiton shares dive as UN says dam disaster 'killed river'
Matt Chambers has been covering the resources industry since taking a job at the Kalgoorlie Miner newspaper in WA in 2002 and quickly working out what the most important round was.
BHP Billiton shares fall after UN accusations  Financial Times
In The Dark - Miners Fail To Grasp The Risks They Face From Climate Change ...  Forbes
Lloyds to cut 945 jobs as part of three-year restructuring strategy
LONDON Nov 26 Taxpayer-backed Lloyds Banking Group said on Thursday it was cutting around 945 jobs in a restructuring plan first outlined a year ago with the aim of reducing the bank's workforce by 9,000.
Lloyds Says It Plans to Eliminate 945 Jobs Across Businesses  Bloomberg
UK's Lloyds announces job loss details