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China's Sept property investment slows further; sales, construction slump
BEIJING Oct 21 (Reuters) - Growth in China real estate investment slowed in the first nine months of 2014, while property sales and new construction tumbled, helping to drag broader economic growth to a near six-year low.
China Slowdown Without the Whiplash  Wall Street Journal
China daily steel output rises to near record high in Sept  Daily Mail   Related articles »  
Slowing China growth hits Asia stocks
Asian stock markets drifted lower Tuesday after China reported its weakest economic growth in five years. Wall Street stock futures were under pressure several hours ahead of the market open in New York.
Japanese Getting Richer at Fastest Pace in Asia-Pacific  Bloomberg
Asian Share Gains Fade as China Data Fail to Temper Growth Anxiety  NDTV
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Hong Kong Stocks Advance as Investors Weigh China Data
Hong Kong stocks rose, after swinging between gains and losses for most of the day, as investors weighed China economic data. China Mobile Ltd.
China's Stocks Fall as Economic Data Spurs Industrial Share Drop  Businessweek
Hong Kong shares end flat, dampened by weak China data  Reuters
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Oil prices mixed as caution returns
Oil prices were mixed in Asian trade on Tuesday as caution returned after a weak rally spurred by upbeat industrial production data from China, the world's top energy consuming nation, analysts said.
WTI Trades Near Four-Day High on U.S. Fuel Supply; Brent Steady  Bloomberg
Oil prices up on China industrial output data  Business Standard
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European shares inch up; Total falls after CEO dies
... * FTSEurofirst 300 up 0.4 pct, trims previous day's losses. * Total shares fall after CEO killed in accident. * Market rebound seen fragile.
Russian plane crash: snowplow driver was drunk
CEO of oil giant Total dies in Russia plane crash  MarketWatch
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Pay raises rarer despite strong US hiring
Freddy Jerez, of Hollywood, Fla., fills out a job application during a job fair in Sunrise. A survey by the National Associa- tion for Business Economics released Monday found that only 24 percent of companies increased wages and salaries in the ...
Survey: Pay raises rarer despite strong US hiring  Peoria Journal Star
Survey finds pay raises rare despite strong US hiring  Dubuque Telegraph Herald
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Lufthansa Long-Haul Flyers Grounded as Strike Drags Into Day Two
Deutsche Lufthansa AG passengers traveling from Germany to destinations ranging from San Francisco to Chennai in India face cancellations as the longest strike campaign in the airline's history grounded flights.
Union does not rule out further strikes at Lufthansa this week  Reuters
Lufthansa pilots extend strike to long-haul services  Channel News Asia
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Microsoft's expanding cloud platform shines brightly
Microsoft highlights some big numbers when it tells the story of its growing cloud offerings. Analysts say the level of the company's investment in those operations is eye-catching.
Satya Nadella, Microsoft's CEO, Receives $84M Package In 2014, Says No ...  International Business Times
New Microsoft CEO pay tops $80m
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Investors make their way back
NEW YORK - The U.S. stock market moved quietly higher Monday as investors decided to step back into a market that was rattled by white-knuckle turbulence last week.
Morning Market Summary 21 Oct 2014  FX News Call
US stocks gain despite weak IBM earnings
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Staples Says It's Probing Potential Credit-Card Breach
Staples Inc. (SPLS), the world's largest office-supply chain, is investigating a potential breach of customer credit-card data, becoming the latest retailer to confront a threat from hackers in recent months.
Staples investigating possible payment card hack  VentureBeat
Carders punch holes through Staples  Register
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