Monthly Archives:  October 2013

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  • BNP 3Q Profit Rises on Lower Bad Debt Provisions

    Full Story | 31st October 2013
    BNP Paribas SA (BNP), France’s largest bank, unexpectedly posted an increase in third-quarter profit as it set aside fewer provisions for bad debt and pared costs.Net income climbed 2.4 percent to 1.36 billion euros ($1.86 .
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  • GM profits boosted by North American sales

    Full Story | 30th October 2013
    Car giant General Motors has reported better-than-expected quarterly results, helped by strong trading in North America and a reduced loss in Europe.GM said net income for the third quarter was $757m (£471m), down from $1.5bn .
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  • Merck Profit Beats Analysts’ Estimates on Gardasil Sales

    Full Story | 28th October 2013
    Merck & Co., the second-biggest U.S. drugmaker, reported profit that beat analyst estimates after sales of the vaccine Gardasil and rheumatoid arthritis medicine Remicade rose. The company narrowed its forecast.Third-quarter earnings, excluding one-time items, were .
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  • Glaxo’s China Sales Plunge 61% After Corruption Probe

    Full Story | 23rd October 2013
    GlaxoSmithKline Plc (GSK) said third-quarter sales of pharmaceuticals and vaccines in China fell 61 percent after an anti-corruption probe began there in July.Sales of consumer health-care products in China fell 29 percent, the London-based company .
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  • Apple Preparing 65-Inch TV for Release in 2014

    Full Story | 22nd October 2013
    Apple Inc. (AAPL) will probably start selling ultra-high definition televisions with 65- and 55-inch screens during the fourth quarter of next year, according to a Tokyo-based analyst at Advanced Research Japan Co.The Cupertino, California-based company .
  • IHI to Issue 5.8% Bonds due 2023

    Full Story | 21st October 2013
    International Hotel Investments announces that the Listing Authority has granted its approval for the issue of an aggregate principal amount of €10,000,000 5.8% Bonds due 2023 with a nominal value of €100, to be issued .
  • IHI to Issue 5.8% Bonds due 2023

    Full Story | 21st October 2013
    International Hotel Investments announces that the Listing Authority has granted its approval for the issue of an aggregate principal amount of €10,000,000 5.8% Bonds due 2023 with a nominal value of €100, to be issued .