• ALDI launching grocery delivery pilot with Instacart
ALDI launching grocery delivery pilot with Instacart

The delivery service should also help set Aldi apart from Lidl, Aldi's biggest rival in Europe, which started expanding in the USA in June. Aldi is dipping its toe into online grocery in the U.S. "Grocery shopping online is a relatively small part of the business but it is continuing to grow", Patton tells Bose. Aldi now operates abou...

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  • Gold jumps to eight-week high, lifting miner's share prices
Gold jumps to eight-week high, lifting miner's share prices

The pound strengthened to $1.3006, just above Wednesday's level of $1.3004. S&P 500 futures slipped 3.35 points, or 0.1%, to 2,434.25, while Dow Jones Industrial Average futures fell 16 points to 21,820. "Hard to assess political risk is now intruding on this scenario". It was trading at 109.16 yen , after retreating 0.8 percent on Thursday. ...

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  • The Hansard Global plc (LON:HSD) Earns
The Hansard Global plc (LON:HSD) Earns "Outperform" Rating from Macquarie

The stock decreased 0.86% or $0.11 on August 11, reaching $12.61. About 81,850 shares traded. About shares traded. Sanofi SA (ADR) (NYSE:SNY) has risen 26.96% since August 14, 2016 and is uptrending. Investors sentiment increased to 1.24 in 2016 Q4. It's up 0.16, from 0.78 in 2016Q3. It is negative, as 40 investors sold ADS shares while 196 reduced...

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  • Larson's busy weekend ends with win at Monster Cup win at Michigan
Larson's busy weekend ends with win at Monster Cup win at Michigan

He told reporters that night he doubted he could compete for the championship at Knoxville because of his contractual agreement with Ganassi. Larson said Ganassi is making an exception for Saturday night. But to get the win that way is awesome. We were struggling all day. "My other three wins I felt like we had the first- or second-best vehicle, ...

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  • Uber adds tipping and waiting charges to app in major update
Uber adds tipping and waiting charges to app in major update

From 22 August, if you take more than two minutes to turn up to your designated vehicle, you will be charged 20p per minute after the initial two minutes. Drivers can now also opt of the less lucrative UberX trip requests, can instantly reject a trip request through a "no thanks" button, and can select trips which are heading to the same or similar...

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  • Sensex rises 100 points in early trade, Nifty above 9750
Sensex rises 100 points in early trade, Nifty above 9750

The 30-share BSE Sensex opened 85.93 points above the previous closing at 31,299.52 while the broader 50-share NSE Nifty opened at 9,755.75, up by 44.95 points. On the macro front, wholesale inflation rose to 1.88 per cent in July as prices of some commodities increased in the first month of Goods and Services Tax (GST) rollout.

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  • Egypt's Railway Authority Chief Resigns Over Fatal Crash
Egypt's Railway Authority Chief Resigns Over Fatal Crash

However, he said the ministry is working to reduce reliance on the "human element", which he said is a key factor in train accidents. Prosecutors ordered the drivers of the Cairo train, his assistant, the driver of the Port Said train and an observation tower lookout to be detained for 15 days pending investigation and accused them of manslaugh...

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  • Bitcoin continues meteoric rise to surpass $4000
Bitcoin continues meteoric rise to surpass $4000

It is already active in many altcoins, but not the currency it was initially designed for. "There are now over 800 cryptocurrencies out there, though just nine have a market cap in excess of $1 billion". As reported by The Merkle , he sees a huge potential for the cryptocurrency as more institutional investors get comfortable with it. The spike ...

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  • Merck CEO resigns from Trump council after Charlottesville
Merck CEO resigns from Trump council after Charlottesville

Donald Trump has seen his first resignation after a gathering of white supremacists in Virginia triggered violent clashes with anti-fascist protesters that left three people dead. Attorney General Jeff Sessions is telling ABC's "Good Morning America " that the death of a woman in Charlottesville, Virginia, "does meet the definition of domestic t...

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  • Japan's GDP crushes expectations
Japan's GDP crushes expectations

Compared to the previous quarter, the economy expanded 1.0 percent, versus the median estimate for 0.6 percent growth. Japan has been trying to lift consumer spending, which accounts for more than a half of the country's GDP. Private consumption rose 0.9% during the period as shoppers spent on big items like cars and home appliances, and also din...

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  • Asia stocks, US$ extend slide as US-North Korea tensions intensify
Asia stocks, US$ extend slide as US-North Korea tensions intensify

Five of the 11 major S&P sectors were higher, with the technology's 0.80 percent rise leading the advancers. He added that in China, the USA and South Korea , stocks that are showing the biggest declines since the rise of tensions between the US and North Korea are the companies that have risen most since June.

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  • Facebook discreetly launches unbranded China app
Facebook discreetly launches unbranded China app

Facebook anonymously launched a new photo-sharing app in China to make inroads into the world's most populous country. This file photo shows logos of USA online social media and social networking service Facebook in Vertou, western France.

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  • Chinese retail sales, fixed asset investment slow in July
Chinese retail sales, fixed asset investment slow in July

Official reports on industrial production, retail sales and fixed-asset investments showed signs of a slowdown in July against the previous month, falling below market expectations. Economic growth could slow by up to 0.2 percentage points in the second half of the year, Mao said. Chinese economic activity cooled more than expected last month as ...

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  • White-Supremacist Site Daily Stormer Booted by Hosting Provider
White-Supremacist Site Daily Stormer Booted by Hosting Provider

However, YourAnonNews, a Twitter account used to distribute news about Anonymous, was quick to distance itself from the apparent hack, stating: "We have no confirmation that Anonymous is involved yet". "Given this latest article comes on the immediate heels of a violent act, we believe this type of article could incite additional violence, which ...

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  • July retail inflation seen picking up for first time in 4 months
July retail inflation seen picking up for first time in 4 months

Wholesale inflation eased to the slowest in 11 months in June. Apart from vegetables, the food articles which saw rise in prices include egg, meat and fish where inflation stood at 3.30 percent. Prices of other major group under the WPI - manufactured products - which comprise almost 64.23 per cent of the index, rose by 2.18 per cent. A nationw...

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  • United States stocks fall on North Korea worries
United States stocks fall on North Korea worries

The S&P was, however, on track to post its biggest weekly loss in about five months and the Dow on course to record its biggest weekly fall in almost four months. But for the week the S&P 500 lost 1.3 percent, its worst weekly showing since March. Spot gold was up 0.3% at US$1,280.64 per ounce by 1225 GMT, after hitting US$1,281.92 an ounce, it...

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  • North Korea Threat Casts an Ominous Cloud -- Here's Where Wall Street Stands
North Korea Threat Casts an Ominous Cloud -- Here's Where Wall Street Stands

The dollar weakened after news that USA producer prices unexpectedly fell in July, recording their biggest drop in almost a year and pointing to a further moderation in inflation that could delay a Federal Reserve interest rate increase. The Dow and the S&P 500 are pulling back further off the record closing highs set on Monday. Many world st...

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  • Central Intelligence Agency chief: Korea not 'imminent
Central Intelligence Agency chief: Korea not 'imminent

Referring to Kim, Trump added: "If he utters one threat. or if he does anything with respect to Guam or any place else that's an American territory or an American ally, he will truly regret it, and he will regret it fast". position in an unambiguous way". According to the U.S Department of Defense, The general will visit South Korea, China, and J...

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  • Emery: Neymar physically ready for PSG debut
Emery: Neymar physically ready for PSG debut

The midfielder is seen as the missing piece of Unai Emery's puzzle. Neymar was signed by PSG for 222 million euros. The acquisition was a part of the kingdom's larger strategy to invest in global brands, whether in business, fashion, property or sport .

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  • Bitcoin Prices Pass $4000 for the First Time
Bitcoin Prices Pass $4000 for the First Time

Boroujerdi, as reported by The Merkle . Analysts have also noted increased investor interest, especially from institutional investors, after bitcoin successfully survived an August 1 split into bitcoin and bitcoin cash . Speculation is rightly moving away from price and focusing on use cases". The digital currency hit $4208.39 mark at 08:19...

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