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Blue-chips lead China stocks to best week in six months

Blue-chips lead China stocks to best week in six months

HKEx and the Chinese stock market said in 2015 they were working on a share trading link between Hong Kong and Shenzhen but the launch date was unclear until HKEx confirmed the December 5 launch plan in a statement on Friday. However, there is quite a bit of volatility in Chinese stock markets, with a huge number of smaller investors seemingly placing their stakes according to hearsay or gut feeling.



Supermoon delights world's star gazers in full moon, eclipse combination

For people around the world, last night was a rare chance to see the supermoon as it came closer to earth than it has in decades. The unusually big and bright moon happens when the Earth's satellite rock is full at the same time as, or very near, perigee - its closest point to our planet on its monthly ellipsis-shaped orbit.



Samsung's Galaxy S7 Edge Rated as 10 Most Popular Smartphones

Since SDI was the major supplier of Galaxy Note 7 batteries, the company's market value plunged by almost one-fifth ever since the battery issue with the handset first emerged. Kwon, at Dongbu Securities. A unique audio feature utilizing the S-Pen is also said to be arriving. The company holds a 25% market share in small device batteries.



Nico Rosberg: "The conditions were really tricky out there"

Racing towards the 25 points, it looked as if the Brit would reduce Rosberg's lead in the standings by 10 points after Max Verstappen overtook the German. Rosberg, however, will still secure the championship if he finishes on the podium regardless of Hamilton winning, but the latter admitted he was delighted to out-race his teammate on Sunday.


Xbox Deals With Gold, Free Games & Black Friday Promos

Xbox Deals With Gold, Free Games & Black Friday Promos

Costco, on the other side of the aisle, is offering the same console bundle but without the two free video game titles but comes with two controllers for pricier $279. Therefore, it's worth thinking hard on whether to take advantage of the early Black Friday deals now, or play the waiting game and potentially bag further savings.


US Lumber Coalition files petition, restarting Canada-US softwood lumber hostilities

US Lumber Coalition files petition, restarting Canada-US softwood lumber hostilities

The Alberta government is throwing its support behind the Canadian lumber industry. The COALITION petition alleges that Canadian provincial governments, which own the vast bulk of Canada's timberlands, provide standing trees to Canadian producers for an administered fee that is far below the market value of the timber, as well as a number of other subsidies.