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China's CALC Joins Line-Up For Boeing 737 MAX 10: Sources

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China Aircraft Leasing Group Holdings (CALC) (1848.HK) is among the inaugural customers for a larger new version of Boeing's 737 jetliner, two industry sources said on Saturday.

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Centurylink Made Millions By Ripping Off Customers, Lawsuit Claims

CenturyLink customers have paid "many millions" of dollars for services they didn't want because CenturyLink employees added services to their accounts without the customers' authorization, a former employee alleges in a lawsuit against the company.

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Amazon To Buy Upmarket Grocer Whole Foods For US$13.7b

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NEW YORK: Amazon.com Inc said on Friday it would buy US organic supermarket chain Whole Foods Market Inc for US$13.7 billion, including debt, marking the internet retailer’s largest deal and biggest foray into the brick-and-mortar retail sector.

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E&O Sells Lone Pine Hotel In Batu Feringghi For RM85mil

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KUALA LUMPUR: Eastern & Oriental Bhd (E&O) is selling subsidiary E&O Express Sdn Bhd, which owns and operates the Lone Pine Hotel in Penang, for RM85 million.

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Taman Melawati: From Plantation To Haven For The Rich

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TAMAN Melawati, located in Ulu Klang, Gombak district, has come a long way from a rubber plantation in the 1970s to become one of the most sought-after addresses in Kuala Lumpur.

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M'sian Car Sales In High Gear, With 50,600 Units Sold In May: MAA

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KUALA LUMPUR: Monthly car sales continue to grow in Malaysia, with demand for passenger vehicles remaining in the top spot compared to commercial vehicles, the Malaysian Automotive Association (MAA) revealed today.

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BOJ Holds Policy Steady, Upgrades View On Consumption, Global Growth

Pic: ReutersTOKYO: The Bank of Japan kept monetary policy steady on Friday and upgraded its assessment of private consumption and overseas growth, signaling its confidence that an export-driven economic recovery was broadening and gaining momentum.

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Tesco Fined £8m After Polluting River Irwell With Thousands Of Litres Petrol

Tesco has been fined a massive £8m after admitting polluting the River Irwell with thousands of litres of petrol.

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U.S. Tech Stocks Shaken, But Market Not Stirred

Pic: ReutersNEW YORK: The five largest U.S. technology companies may have lost enough market capitalization over the past week to buy plane maker Boeing, but the benchmark S&P 500 stock index has managed to remain within a stone's throw of its record high.

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Air Bag Maker Takata To File For Bankruptcy This Month: Sources

Pic: ReutersNEW YORK/WASHINGTON: Takata Corp, the Japanese company facing billions in liabilities stemming from its defective air bag inflators, is preparing to file for bankruptcy as early as next week as it works toward a deal for financial backing from U.S. auto parts maker Key Safety Systems Inc, sources said on Thursday.

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