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2014/7/14
SHANGHAI , July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Giant Interactive Group Inc. (NYSE: GA) ("Giant" or the "Company"), one of China's leading online game developers and operators, announced today that, at an extraordinary general meeting held today, the Company's shareholders voted in favor of the proposal to authorize and approve the previously announced agreement and plan of merger (the ''Merger Agreement'') dated as of March 17, 2014 and amended on May 12, 2014 , among the Company, Giant Investment Limited ("Parent") and Giant Merger Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of Parent ("Merger Sub"), pursuant to which Merger Sub will be merged with and into the Company with the Company surviving as a wholly owned subsidiary of Parent (the "Merger"), and to authorize and approve any and all transactions contemplated by the Merger Agreement, including the Merger.
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2014/7/14
By Andrew Grossman, Christina Rexrode and Dan Fitzpatrick Whiting Petroleum Corp.
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NEW YORK , July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- J.P. Morgan Alternative Asset Management ("JPMAAM") was honored by Institutional Investor magazine as "Firm of the Year" among Large Fund of Hedge Funds managers at the 12th Annual Hedge Fund Industry Awards.
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LAS VEGAS , July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Global casino gaming entertainment leader IGT (NYSE: IGT) once again raises the bar on systems innovation with an agreement to install its Advantage 9.1 System Suite along with sbX Media Manager at Northern Quest Resort & Casino.
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SHANGHAI, China, July 14, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- China Lodging Group, Limited (Nasdaq:HTHT) ("China Lodging Group" or the "Company"), a leading and fast-growing multi-brand hotel group in China, today announced that it is scheduled to release unaudited financial results for second quarter ended June 30, 2014 after the US market closes on August 11, 2014.
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Synergy Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:SGYP) today announced that it has reached the halfway mark for total enrollment in the first pivotal phase 3 trial of plecanatide in patients with chronic idiopathic constipation (CIC). The trial is currently being conducted at 180 sites and has randomized approximately 675 CIC patients.
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By Jeff Reeves, MarketWatch Last week, I listed concerns of a stock market correction in the U.S., including high valuations and a weaker-than-expected economy.
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BEIJING , July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sinovac Biotech Ltd.
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By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- European stock markets rose for a second straight day on Monday as fears about the soundness of Portuguese banks continued to recede, and investors instead focused on upcoming data and corporate results.
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200-seat version of 737 MAX 8 now being offered to customers Widebody lineup is most comprehensive in the industry FARNBOROUGH, United Kingdom , July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing [NYSE: BA] continues to expand its product lineup, announcing a 200-seat version of the 737 MAX 8 at the Farnborough International Airshow.
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Starpharma Holdings Ltd (ASX:SPL) (OTCQX:SPHRY) today announced that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted Special Protocol Assessment (SPA) agreement on the design and planned analyses of the phase 3 clinical studies of the VivaGel ® bacterial vaginosis (BV) product for the prevention of recurrent BV.
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Thirty-Year-Old Iconic Soup Brand Focuses on Restaurant and Supermarket Expansion STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. , July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Soupman, Inc. (Public Trading Symbol: SOUP), the parent company of the best-tasting soup brand in the world, The Original SoupMan , announces it has engaged Trevelino/ Keller as its public relations agency of record.
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SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., July 14, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Achaogen, Inc. (Nasdaq:AKAO) , a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing novel antibacterials to treat multi-drug resistant (MDR) gram-negative infections, today announced the appointment of Ian Friedland, M.D. as its Chief Medical Officer.
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Drilling update - Wahoo-1 Canada NewsWire Well suspended due to higher-than-expected pressures SINGAPORE and PORT MORESBY, Papua New Guinea , July 14, 2014 /CNW/ - InterOil Corporation (NYSE, POMSox: IOC) has suspended the Wahoo-1 well in PPL474 in Papua New Guinea after intersecting gas and higher-than-expected pressures that could compromise rig safety.
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Well suspended due to higher-than-expected pressures SINGAPORE and PORT MORESBY, Papua New Guinea , July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- InterOil Corporation (NYSE, POMSox: IOC) has suspended the Wahoo-1 well in PPL474 in Papua New Guinea after intersecting gas and higher-than-expected pressures that could compromise rig safety.
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By Laura He, MarketWatch HONG KONG (MarketWatch) -- Japanese stocks on Monday snapped a five-day losing streak and closed higher on a weaker currency.
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By Carla Mozee, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures pointed higher Monday, before banking heavyweight Citigroup Inc. unveils quarterly results alongside an expected multibillion-dollar settlement with the U.S. Justice Department.
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By MarketWatch The American auto industry nearly collapsed during the recession as car sales plummeted and companies struggled to stay afloat.
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Leading operator to deploy Ceragon's high-capacity wireless hauling solutions as part of nationwide network upgrade PARAMUS, New Jersey , July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ceragon Networks Ltd.
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Voip-Pal.com Inc. (“Voip-Pal”, “Company”) (OTC Pink: VPLM) is pleased to announce that its sixth patent, “Allocating Charges for Communications Services,” (Patent No.
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Positions MGCD as a global leader in Cardiorespiratory diagnostic products SAINT PAUL, Minn., July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MGC Diagnostics Corporation (NASDAQ: MGCD) , a leading global medical technologies company, today announced that it has completed a stock purchase agreement to acquire Medisoft SA, a Sorinnes, Belgium headquartered, privately held manufacturer of market-leading cardiorespiratory diagnostic products.
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New Instant Replay rule considered good for baseball NEW YORK , July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The mid-point of the baseball season is now upon us as Major League Baseball pauses to celebrate their all stars.
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By Andrew Grossman, Christina Rexrode and Dan Fitzpatrick A $7 billion deal between Citigroup Inc. and the Justice Department expected to be unveiled Monday nearly fell apart one day last month.
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2014/7/14
By Sue Chang, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Citigroup Inc. is expected to be in the spotlight on Monday, with the bank slated to release its quarterly results ahead of the opening bell.
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By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- European stock markets rose for a second straight day on Monday as fears about the soundness of Portuguese banks continued to recede, and investors instead focused on upcoming data and corporate results.
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Air Lease Corporation ( NYSE: AL ) reached an agreement with Air New Zealand for the long term lease of five new Airbus A320neo Family aircraft.
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By Andrew Grossman, Christina Rexrode and Dan Fitzpatrick A $7 billion deal between Citigroup Inc. and the Justice Department expected to be unveiled Monday nearly fell apart one day last month.
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