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China's Anbang and Blackstone in $6.5bn US hotel deal - BBC News


BBC News

China's Anbang and Blackstone in $6.5bn US hotel deal
BBC News
Blackstone is selling Strategic Hotels & Resorts, which owns 16 properties including the Four Seasons resorts in Arizona and Wyoming, just three months after buying the company themselves. The deal marks the biggest US property purchase by a mainland ...

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EDF considers selling ?3bn stake in UK nuclear business to help fund reactors - The Guardian


The Guardian

EDF considers selling ?3bn stake in UK nuclear business to help fund reactors
The Guardian
EDF is considering the sale of a ?3bn (?2.2bn) stake in its British nuclear business in a bid to raise cash for new Hinkley Point reactors. Possible buyers would be state-owned Chinese companies, who are already committed partners on the ?18bn Somerset ...

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How to take the perfect selfie ? a guide by a famous model - Business Insider


Business Insider

How to take the perfect selfie ? a guide by a famous model
Business Insider
She not only made history as the first woman of her size and height to sign a contract with a major modeling agency, she also has a massive following on social media. Holliday, whose real name is Tess Munster, is with MiLK Model Management and is only ...

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Library builder's monument of books

The man who quit Microsoft and built thousands of libraries

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Google is reportedly launching its next big play for your living room this month - Business Insider


Business Insider

Google is reportedly launching its next big play for your living room this month
Business Insider
And because it doesn't need to run intensive apps itself ? that's all handled back on the device streaming to it ? it can be sold pretty cheaply: ?30 in the UK, or $35 in the US. That's significantly less than rival services like Apple TV, the new ...

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