14 August 2019, Wednesday News

14 August 2019, Wednesday

Novartis replaces top scientists at Avexis after drug data manipulated

Novartis replaces top scientists at Avexis after drug data manipulated

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Yemen government rules out talks until separatists withdraw from Aden

Yemen government rules out talks until separatists withdraw from Aden

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With economic storm breaking, Argentina's Macri announces relief measures

With economic storm breaking, Argentina's Macri announces relief measures

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US 'deeply concerned' by reports of Chinese paramilitary at Hong Kong border

US 'deeply concerned' by reports of Chinese paramilitary at Hong Kong border

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Norway's first electric plane crash-lands on lake

Norway's first electric plane crash-lands on lake

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Fidelity Investments wins court battle with IRS over coal tax credits

Fidelity Investments wins court battle with IRS over coal tax credits

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CNMC posts Q2 net profit of US$0.83m, reverses year-ago loss

CNMC posts Q2 net profit of US$0.83m, reverses year-ago loss.

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FCC chairman circulates order to approve Sprint, T-Mobile tie-up

FCC chairman circulates order to approve Sprint, T-Mobile tie-up

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Suspects in Slovak journalist's killing face more charges

Suspects in Slovak journalist's killing face more charges

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WeWork to test IPO investor appetite with widening losses

WeWork to test IPO investor appetite with widening losses

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China curbs gold imports as trade war heats up

China curbs gold imports as trade war heats up

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Osram and AMS say takeover talks are constructive

Osram and AMS say takeover talks are constructive

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No UK trade deal if Brexit undermines Good Friday accord: Pelosi

No UK trade deal if Brexit undermines Good Friday accord: Pelosi

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Argentine president announces salary hikes, tax cuts after poll setback

Argentine president announces salary hikes, tax cuts after poll setback

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Trump sees Fed rather than trade war as source of market turmoil

Trump sees Fed rather than trade war as source of market turmoil

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Virtual reality experiences can help ease severe pain

Virtual reality experiences can help ease severe pain

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CDW Holding Q2 loss widens to US$818,000 despite revenue rise

CDW Holding Q2 loss widens to US$818,000 despite revenue rise.

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Missing Singaporean kayakers: Son of Puah Geok Tin confirms her death

Missing Singaporean kayakers: Son of Puah Geok Tin confirms her death

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Canada ethics watchdog says Trudeau broke rules, finding could hit election hopes

Canada ethics watchdog says Trudeau broke rules, finding could hit election hopes

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European stocks slump as growth fears trump trade joy

European stocks slump as growth fears trump trade joy

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IEV posts Q2 net loss amid diversification into healthcare sector

IEV posts Q2 net loss amid diversification into healthcare sector.

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Portugal's striking fuel-tanker drivers ready to talk to employers

Portugal's striking fuel-tanker drivers ready to talk to employers

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Grand Venture Tech H1 after-tax profit halves to S$1.52m

Grand Venture Tech H1 after-tax profit halves to S$1.52m.

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Presidential contender Harris proposes ways to combat domestic terrorism

Presidential contender Harris proposes ways to combat domestic terrorism

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All Blacks Hansen rings changes with Bledisloe Cup on line

All Blacks Hansen rings changes with Bledisloe Cup on line

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Hazlewood gets the nod for Australia in second test at Lord's

Hazlewood gets the nod for Australia in second test at Lord's

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Czech Republic handed 2020 Fed Cup wildcard

Czech Republic handed 2020 Fed Cup wildcard

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Tennis: Injury-plagued Kokkinakis handed final US Open wildcard

Tennis: Injury-plagued Kokkinakis handed final US Open wildcard

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Burundi starts Ebola vaccines for health workers: WHO

Burundi starts Ebola vaccines for health workers: WHO

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Ambulance crew injured by Hong Kong airport protesters while helping patient: Fire department

Ambulance crew injured by Hong Kong airport protesters while helping patient: Fire department

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US FDA approves TB Alliance's treatment for drug-resistant tuberculosis

US FDA approves TB Alliance's treatment for drug-resistant tuberculosis

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Football: Balotelli poised for move back to Italy with Brescia

Football: Balotelli poised for move back to Italy with Brescia

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Irish regulator queries Facebook on transcription of users' audio

Irish regulator queries Facebook on transcription of users' audio

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Climbers must be trained to tackle Everest, panel says after deaths

Climbers must be trained to tackle Everest, panel says after deaths

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US rapper AUS$AP Rocky spared jail after being found guilty of Stockholm brawl

US rapper AUS$AP Rocky spared jail after being found guilty of Stockholm brawl

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Tycoon Stephen Riady buys GCB from OUE unit for S$95m

Tycoon Stephen Riady buys GCB from OUE unit for S$95m.

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With 78 days to Brexit, British parliament ready to take on PM

With 78 days to Brexit, British parliament ready to take on PM

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Israeli stewardess dies after contracting measles on flight from New York

Israeli dies after contracting measles on flight from New York

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QPR youth team right to leave pitch due to racist abuse - club CEO

QPR youth team right to leave pitch due to racist abuse - club CEO

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Athletics: Caster Semenya unfazed after middle distance ban

Athletics: Caster Semenya unfazed after middle distance ban

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US import prices rebound, but trend remains subdued

US import prices rebound, but trend remains subdued

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KS Energy posts wider Q2 net loss of S$59.8m on write-off of assets

KS Energy posts wider Q2 net loss of S$59.8m on write-off of assets.

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Novartis says top R&D executives no longer at Avexis unit after test data manipulation

Novartis says top R&D executives no longer at Avexis unit after test data manipulation

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Kipchoge likens sub-two hour marathon attempt to moon landing

Kipchoge likens sub-two hour marathon attempt to moon landing

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Families of Kashmir detainees in dark about where or why they are locked up

Families of Kashmir detainees in dark about where or why they are locked up

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Rain washes out first day of Lord's Ashes test

Rain washes out first day of Lord's Ashes test

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Chasen Holdings Q1 net profit plunges 81.2% to S$280,000

Chasen Holdings Q1 net profit plunges 81.2% to S$280,000.

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Regime forces advance towards key town in northwest Syria

Regime forces advance towards key town in northwest Syria

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Ford extends warranty on certain Focus, Fiesta models

Ford extends warranty on certain Focus, Fiesta models

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Uganda says malaria prevalence surges, cites climate change and refugees

Uganda says malaria prevalence surges, cites climate change and refugees

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Betis sign striker Iglesias for 28 million euros

Betis sign striker Iglesias for 28 million euros

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Teenage activist Greta takes climate campaign to the high seas

Teenage activist Greta takes climate campaign to the high seas

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Barclays ends partnership with cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase: sources

Barclays ends partnership with cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase: sources

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Malaysian ministers demand controversial preacher Zakir Naik’s expulsion for racially-sensitive remarks

Malaysian ministers demand controversial preacher Zakir Naik’s expulsion for racially-sensitive remarks

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Separatists' seizure of Aden makes Yemen government weaker than ever

Separatists' seizure of Aden makes Yemen government weaker than ever

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mDR Q2 net profit trebles to S$1.69m on higher revenue

mDR Q2 net profit trebles to S$1.69m on higher revenue.

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British PM sees ‘collaboration’ between anti-Brexit MPs, Brussels

British PM BorisJohnson sees ‘collaboration’ between anti-Brexit MPs, Brussels

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The Way Faye Wong’s Daughter Wears Her Sunglasses Is China’s Latest Obsession

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Cricket: Strauss tells England to be patient in pursuit of Smith wicket

Cricket: Strauss tells England to be patient in pursuit of Smith wicket

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Badminton champ serves 'wheelchair challenge' to mayor in Peru

Badminton champ serves 'wheelchair challenge' to mayor in Peru

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Wall St. opens lower as recession signals grow

Wall St. opens lower as recession signals grow

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Hyflux is ‘leaking value’ and has to ‘act without delay’ to pick an investor: UAE suitor Utico

Hyflux is ‘leaking value’ and has to ‘act without delay’ to pick an investor: UAE suitor Utico

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Air Canada sees A220 jet delivering boost for key US transit traffic

Air Canada sees A220 jet delivering boost for key US transit traffic

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Asian Pay TV Trust declares 0.3 S cent DPU for Q2

Asian Pay TV Trust declares 0.3 S cent DPU for Q2.

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Nepal mulls minimum Everest criteria after deadly season

Nepal mulls minimum Everest criteria after deadly season

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China's Tencent cautious after surge in quarterly profit

China's Tencent cautious after surge in quarterly profit

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Tencent cautious after surge in quarterly profit

Tencent cautious after surge in quarterly profit

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Japanese researchers build robotic tail to keep elderly upright

Japanese researchers build robotic tail to keep elderly upright

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British PM sees 'collaboration' between anti-Brexit MPs, Brussels

British PM sees 'collaboration' between anti-Brexit MPs, Brussels

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WeWork preps for IPO with growing revenues and widening losses

WeWork preps for IPO with growing revenues and widening losses

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Athletics: Semenya says she never felt supported by other women

Athletics: Semenya says she never felt supported by other women

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US rapper A$AP Rocky spared jail after being found guilty of Stockholm brawl

US rapper A$AP Rocky spared jail after being found guilty of Stockholm brawl

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Singapore well-positioned to meet rising global demand for semiconductors: DPM Heng

Singapore well-positioned to meet rising global demand for semiconductors: DPM Heng

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Abterra Q2 net loss widens to S$1.39m on revenue slide

Abterra Q2 net loss widens to S$1.39m on revenue slide.

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Gay Myanmar man who took own life 'mentally weak': Inquiry

Gay Myanmar man who took own life 'mentally weak': Inquiry

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France opens criminal probe into death of Irish girl in Malaysia

France opens criminal probe into death of Irish girl in Malaysia

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Hong Kong police fire tear gas at demonstrators in Sham Shui Po

Hong Kong police fire tear gas at demonstrators in Sham Shui Po

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Explainer: The economic slowdown — how to deal with it, and what it means for jobs and wages

Explainer: The economic slowdown — how to deal with it, and what it means for jobs and wages

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Hiap Seng posts Q1 net loss of S$2.1m, proposes rights issue

Hiap Seng posts Q1 net loss of S$2.1m, proposes rights issue.

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Female loan shark runner suspect, 18, arrested

Female loan shark runner suspect, 18, arrested

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Tourists In Italy Are Getting Fined Up To 6,000 Euros (S$9,300) For Doing These Things

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Impounded shared bikes to be refurbished and donated to needy students in Myanmar

Impounded shared bikes to be refurbished and donated to needy students in Myanmar

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Turkish drones start operating in northern Syria: Ministry

Turkish drones start operating in northern Syria: Ministry

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Macy's sinks as poor spring season hits profit

Macy's sinks as poor spring season hits profit

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Football player Sala and pilot likely exposed to carbon monoxide before fatal crash

Football player Sala and pilot likely exposed to carbon monoxide before fatal crash - report

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Missing Singaporean kayakers: Malaysian officials say body found off Terengganu coast, identity unconfirmed

Missing Singaporean kayakers: Malaysian officials say body found off Terengganu coast, identity unconfirmed

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Satellite photos appear to show Chinese APCs near Hong Kong

Satellite photos appear to show Chinese APCs near Hong Kong

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Hong Leong Asia posts Q2 net profit of S$8.36m, reverses year-ago loss

Hong Leong Asia posts Q2 net profit of S$8.36m, reverses year-ago loss.

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Actor James Seah And His Influencer Girlfriend Nicole Chang Min Just Got A BTO Flat Together, So Where’s The Proposal?

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US: Stocks open sharply lower on recession fears

US: Stocks open sharply lower on recession fears

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ThaiBev posts 22% rise in Q3 net profit to 6.65b baht

ThaiBev posts 22% rise in Q3 net profit to 6.65b baht.

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Uni Ramen Stall By Two-Michelin-Starred Tokyo Restaurant Opening In Singapore

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Dozens of child sex abuse victims sue Catholic Church in New York after change in law

Dozens of child sex abuse victims sue Catholic Church in New York after change in law

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US import prices unexpectedly rise, but trend still weak

US import prices unexpectedly rise, but trend still weak

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No concessions from China as US postpones some tariffs: US Commerce chief

No concessions from China as US postpones some tariffs: US Commerce chief

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Man suspected of robbing jewellery shop in Ang Mo Kio of items worth $100,000

Man suspected of robbing jewellery shop in Ang Mo Kio of items worth $100,000

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Rugby - South Africa team to play Argentina in one-off test

Rugby - South Africa team to play Argentina in one-off test

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Japanese researchers build robotic tail to keep elderly upright

Japanese researchers build robotic tail to keep elderly upright

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CSE Global posts 3.9% rise in Q2 net profit to S$4.5m

CSE Global posts 3.9% rise in Q2 net profit to S$4.5m.

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Jail and caning for trio who were in group that sexually assaulted teen in hotel room

Jail and caning for trio who were in group that sexually assaulted teen in hotel room

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