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Coronavirus: Qantas, Jetstar cut flights across Asia Pacific

Coronavirus: Qantas, Jetstar cut flights across Asia Pacific

3 hours ago   |   Business Traveller

The Qantas Group will temporarily cut flights to several destinations in Asia due to a drop in demand
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Asian Markets Mixed as China Cuts Loan Prime Rate

4 hours ago   |   FXCM

By Alex Ho Investing.com - Asian markets were mixed on Thursday in Asia after China cut its loan prime rate as expected. China's Shanghai Composite gained 0.5% by 10:59 PM ET...
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EUR/USD struggles to keep gains above key hurdle, German data eyed

5 hours ago   |   FXCM

EUR/USD remains firmly in bear grip with the 50-hour average capping upside in Asia. A big beat on the forward-looking German Gfk Consumer Confidence is needed to stall the...
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'Bali's been through a lot': holiday island's tourism industry hit by coronavirus fears

6 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Hotel bookings plummet by 40,000 in recent weeks as ban on incoming flights from China bites local businesses The idyllic holiday island of Bali has been hit by the ripple...
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Did the FDA Mess Up the Biggest Fibromyalgia Trial Ever?

Did the FDA Mess Up the Biggest Fibromyalgia Trial Ever?

7 hours ago   |   Health Rising

Daiichi Sankyo's big, big bet on fibromyalgia failed. It must have seemed like a done deal. Daiichi Sankyo was so confident that its safer, more effective version of Lyrica...
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Hilton to open Asia Pacific's first Tapestry Collection hotels in Taipei and Christchurch

Hilton to open Asia Pacific's first Tapestry Collection hotels in Taipei and Christchurch

8 hours ago   |   Business Traveller

The two new properties will mark the debut of the Tapestry Collection brand in the Asia-Pacific region
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XE Market Analysis: Asia - Feb 19, 2020

12 hours ago   |   XE

The DXY topped at 99.71 in N.Y. on Thursday, making a 33-month high in the process. Warmer PPI, and a better than expected housing starts print provided the necessary Dollar...
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How Creative Assembly and Koei Tecmo bring The Romance of the Three Kingdoms to life

How Creative Assembly and Koei Tecmo bring The Romance of the Three Kingdoms to life

18 hours ago   |   PCGamesN

The Romance of the Three Kingdoms is a 14th-century novel that paints a dashingly fantastical portrait of the wars that followed the collapse of China's Han Empire in the 2nd...
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Coronavirus: World of Hyatt offers tier status and benefit extensions

Coronavirus: World of Hyatt offers tier status and benefit extensions

19 hours ago   |   Business Traveller

World of Hyatt members based in Asia-Pacific countries will be given tier status and benefits extensions.
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Beijing expels three WSJ journalists over opinion piece calling China 'real sick man of Asia'

20 hours ago   |   The Independent

Foreign ministry calls article 'racist' when announcing decision, which has been criticised by journalists' association as 'extreme'
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The 23-year-old has been a long-time target of Liverpool's and has been in red-hot form in front of goal this season, scoring 26 times in 32 matches in all competitions. Read more ...

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The richest ZIP code in the US is a private island off the coast of Miami...

The richest ZIP code in the US is a private island off the coast of Miami, where the average income is $2.2 million and sand on the beaches is imported from the Bahamas. Here's what it's like there

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Richard E Grant leads tributes as Notting Hill star John Shrapnel dies aged 77

Richard E Grant leads tributes as Notting Hill star John Shrapnel dies aged 77

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