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The deal, which will clear the way for fast review by regulators, was announced on the first day of the J. It is detrimental to the confidence of the consumers, it is detrimental to the banks' profits that actually have to support economic growth, so now the pressure is going to have to go back on the politicians for reform and fiscal easing - it has got to happen," Hamers told CNBC. "So we're quite confident that we will get a significant share of this business and we can't wait for March 1 to roll around. Artie Minson, co-CEO of WeWork, said in a press release that the sales are part of the company's effort to focus on the core co-working business. Tubi, which is free, told CNBC it shows about four minutes of ads per hour

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This fall, digital media company Inside Higher Ed found that some colleges are reporting flat enrollment of new international students, while others are seeing substantial drops — in some cases, up to 50%. "We encourage the letter's author to come forward and be part of that confidential process. Nick Moir | Sydney Morning Herald | Getty ImagesA resident stands outside her home surrounded by smoke and ash in New South WalesNancy Allen and Brian Allen stand outside the house as high winds push smoke and ash from the Currowan Fire towards Nowra, New South Wales, Australia January 4, 2020. (CNBC)STOCKS TO WATCHGameStop (GME) said holiday season sales fell more than 25% and also forecast a larger than expected drop in same-store sales for fiscal 2019. "Also, because we're renting out individual bedrooms, we never have full vacancy, so we have on average a 98% ongoing occupancy across the portfolio

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He thinks the rise of PC gaming has helped the market expand, along with falling prices for low-volume manufacturing. Seventeen people have died from the flu-like virus, with hundreds more sickened. " — Franck8:52 am: Facebook jumps on earnings optimism from Raymond JamesShares of Facebook are up 1. "When you think about the cost of the technology — the self-driving system — today it's somewhere between $15,000 - $40,000 per car," Shashua said. The company said Wednesday that nine of the roughly 100 stores set for closure are already dark, with another 31 expected to close by the end of this month, and another 35 shuttering by the end of January 2021

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