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Apple market value hits $700 bn

A rise in Apple shares Tuesday pushed the market value of the trend-setting US tech icon above $700 billion, becoming the first company to hit that milestone.

dateNov 25, 2014 in Business
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Alibaba post-IPO structure gives insiders control

Control over Alibaba Group will stay in the hands of founder Jack Ma and other company veterans after the Chinese e-commerce giant goes public on the New York Stock Exchange in a record busting share sale.

dateSep 17, 2014 in Business
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China's Alibaba plans IPO for week of September 8

Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba plans to hold its initial public offering on the US stock market the week of September 8, the Wall Street Journal reported Saturday, citing a person familiar with the matter.

dateAug 30, 2014 in Business
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Spain's Gowex wifi scandal bruises small firms

Startling revelations of at least four years of false accounting by Spanish free wifi provider Let's Gowex threatened Monday to inflict broad damage on the reputation of small and medium-sized firms seeki ...

dateJul 07, 2014 in Business
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