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Toshiba Wins 'Qualified' Auditors' Approval to Avoid Tokyo Stock Exchange Delisting

Toshiba Wins 'Qualified' Auditors' Approval to Avoid Tokyo Stock Exchange Delisting

Toshiba's auditor, PriceWaterhouseCoopers Aarata LLC, issued what is known as a "qualified opinion" on the full fiscal year, which ended in March, but added an "adverse opinion" on its internal controls and criticised the timing and method in which Toshiba booked losses linked to its now bankrupt USA nuclear division, Westinghouse.


Office Depot Sees Revenue Drop In Q2

Office Depot Sees Revenue Drop In Q2

The number of shares now owned by investors are 508.79 mln. Fairpointe Capital Llc acquired 1.99 million shares as Office Depot Inc (ODP)'s stock rose 10.79%. The dividend payment was $0.025 per share for the quarter or $0.10 annualized. Deliv's technology enables Office Depot customers to select the delivery times and locations that work best for them while being able to track their purchases in real-time.


Investors move to safe havens as U.S. and North Korea trade threats

Investors move to safe havens as U.S. and North Korea trade threats

Editor's Remarks: Donald Trump's "fire and fury" comments and North Korea's threats to strike Guam have sent jitters through global markets. Mike van Dulken, head of research at Accendo Markets, said: "Equities are nursing losses thanks to an unwelcome escalation in geopolitical tensions between the United States and North Korea, both trading nuclear threats that have awoken volatility from its slumber and seen risk assets shunned in favour of the traditional safe havens".


Stocks down, gold up after North Korea threat

Stocks down, gold up after North Korea threat

The S&P 500 was down 6 points, or 0.25 percent, and the Nasdaq was down 35 points, or half a percent. Risk off sentiment was broadly pervasive through the currency markets especially with European stocks set to follow Asia's lead lower with major index futures indicating a 0.5 to 0.8 percent decline.


China scores diplomatic coup in sea row

China scores diplomatic coup in sea row

But Cambodia was concerned its views weren't adequately reflected in the statement being developed, causing a delay, a diplomat said. The diplomatic olive branch came as the isolated regime faces increasing global pressure following its second intercontinental ballistic missile test on July 28, with the United Nations Security Council set to vote this weekend on new sanctions.


Walmart markets guns as back-to-school items

Walmart markets guns as back-to-school items

The words were posted on a sign directly above a glass gun case, which was filled with various hunting rifles. It is unclear if the sign was placed there by a manager or employee, or possibly by a prankster customer. The sign was seen in the sports section of a Walmart on Wednesday. The photo soon went viral, but Noorzai did not take the picture himself. In recent years, the United States has seen a number of deadly school shootings.