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Ambani’s group to sell mutual fund to Nippon Life

Bloomberg India’s debt-ridden Anil Ambani group will exit the asset management business by selling shares in its joint venture to Japanese partner Nippon Life Insurance Co, which will take a controlling stake in India’s fifth-biggest mutual fund. Ambani’s Reliance Capital Ltd signed a binding definitive agreement to sell 32.12 percent ...

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Indonesia ends four-day curbs on social media after riots

Bloomberg Indonesia is ending its four-day curbs on social media after deadly riots that left seven dead and hundreds injured. Video and picture-sharing functions returned to normal on various social media and messaging system platforms, according to Communications Minister Rudiantara. The government froze the functions last week, citing security concerns ...

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US seeks to avoid planting distortions with new farm aid

Bloomberg The Trump Administration unveiled its latest package to help farmers survive a trade war with China, adopting a model that aims to avoid influencing production decisions. The corn futures fell. The program includes $14.5 billion in direct payments to producers. Aid for most crops will be calculated based on ...

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HP Enterprise raises profit forecast on cost cutting measures

Bloomberg Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co, a maker of server computers, raised its profit forecast for the year on greater cost-cutting measures, topping most analysts’ estimates. Executives said, however, that trade tension between the US and China has created greater uncertainty. Profit, excluding some items, will be $1.62 a share to ...

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