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Chow brothers set to spend over $100m on technology investment

CHLOE WINTER Last updated 15:56, September 21 2017 SUPPLIED John Chow, left, and Michael Chow want to buy, take over or create IT companies. Multi-millionaire property magnates the Chow brothers are looking to diversify their business empire by throwing more than $100 million into the technology sector. Michael and John Chow want …

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WWE legend will never drink again

RIC Flair has vowed to “never drink again” following his recent health scare. “It scared the s*** out of me,” said the wrestling legend. “I never want to go through this again.” Speaking to People TV this week from his rehab facility, the “Nature Boy” offered up details about his …

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Nikkei gains steam, outpacing other Asian markets

Asian stocks were split early on whether to rise or fall in the wake of the Federal Reserve’s overnight statements on policy and economic projections. Japan was again a standout, with equities building on this week’s two-year highs as the yen continued to retreat. Meanwhile, Australia underperformed as metal prices …

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CEDA warns shutting out migrants could put Manawatū economy at risk

PAUL MITCHELL Last updated 14:20, September 21 2017 SUPPLIED CEDA chief executive Linda Stewart said the Manawatū/Whanganui economy needed skilled migrants to grow. A development agency and employers in Manawatū have raised concerns about the impact proposed immigration reforms could have on the region’s economy. Immigration has been a hot button topic this election, with some …

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Sensex: Top stocks in focus on Thursday, 21 September 2017

NEW DELHI: Domestic equity markets are likely to open on a negative note on Thursday, tracking Nifty futures on the Singapore Stock Exchange (SGX Nifty) and global cues. SGX Nifty was down 26.50 points, or 0.26 per cent, at 10,141.50 around 7.37 am (IST), indicating a negative start for NSE …

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