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Business Briefs – April 20, 2018

IMF’s Lagarde: Trade Tensions Threaten Global Economy WASHINGTON (AP) – The head of the International Monetary Fund is warning that the healthiest global economy in years is being threatened by…

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Business Briefs – April 19, 2018

  Amazon Says It Has More Than 100 Million Paid Prime Members NEW YORK (AP) – Amazon says it has more than 100 million paid Prime members, the first time…

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TASE Sells 20 Percent Stake to Manikay

In its search for more companies to join its share listings, the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange has decided to sell an almost 20 percent stake to a New York-based fund,…

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U.S. Housing Starts Increase, Single-Family Segment Weak

U.S. homebuilding increased more than expected in March amid a rebound in the construction of multifamily housing units, but weakness in the single-family segment suggested the housing market was slowing.…

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Business Briefs – April 16, 2018

Starbucks to Train Workers on ‘Unconscious Bias,’ CEO Says PHILADELPHIA (AP) – Starbucks wants to add training for store managers on “unconscious bias,” CEO Kevin Johnson said Monday, as activists…

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