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Malaysia's AirAsia X posts 80 percent plunge in Q4 profit

AirAsia X posted a net profit of 39 million ringgit ($8.76 million), lower than 197.4 million ringgit a year ago. This was, however, a fifth straight quarter of profits for the airline.
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UK economy picks up in late 2016 but signs of Brexit hit appear

The ONS trimmed its estimate for 2016 growth to 1.8 percent from 2.0 percent, reflecting weaker stock-building that led to a downward revision first quarter figures.
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British economy grows 0.7 per cent in final quarter of 2016

Initial readings given last month by the ONS had put fourth-quarter gross domestic product growth at 0.6 percent and annual GDP at 2.0 percent.
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Pakistan court seeks Punjab government's reply on Hafiz Saeed's detention

The government on January 30 had put Saeed and the four leaders of Jamaat-ud-Dawa (JuD) and Falah-e-Insaniat (FIF) under house arrest in Lahore under the country's anti- terrorism act.
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Airbus says profits hit by military plane woes

Originally planned for launch in 2011, its delivery was substantially delayed by a string of technical problems and different requests from the governments.
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Major elements of Donald Trump’s new immigration policies

Even President Donald Trump said last week that the subject “is very, very difficult” for him and that he promised to “deal with DACA with heart.”
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A look at who are the richest of the rich in the world

There were 2,473 billionaires in the world, as of Wealth-X's last count through 2015. That was a 6.4 per cent increase in billionaires from the year before.
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Trump pick as security adviser is independent-minded

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's choice of an outspoken but non-political Army general as national security adviser is a nod to pragmatism, but Lt. Gen. H.R.
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What happens if Trump pulls transgender bathroom guidance?

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration could revise or withdraw an Obama-era directive requiring public schools to let transgender students use bathrooms and locker rooms that match their chosen gender identity.
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Hong Kong ex-CEO gets 20 months in jail for graft

Tsang was cleared last week of a second count of misconduct, while the jury failed to reach a verdict on a third charge of accepting an advantage.
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Trump admin lays out new approach to illegal immigration

WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump the presidential candidate made no secret of his desire to crack down on illegal immigration, but once elected, he repeatedly offered varying interpretations of just how tough he would be in the White House.
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US shutting down Dakota Access oil pipeline protest camp

Large-scale arrests are possible at the camp today, said Morton County sheriff's spokeswoman Maxine Herr, but she insists that's not want authorities want.
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US Powerball jackpot grows to $403 million, 10th largest ever

The last time a winning ticket in the jackpot was sold was on Dec. 17. The odds of winning the jackpot is 1 in 292,201,338.
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International institutions must resolve conflicts to succeed: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres

Noting that no single factor is responsible for the emergence and continuation of conflicts, he said that in many cases, peace agreements were "simply not being implemented."
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Lloyds profit hits 10-year high as bank approaches full recovery

Britain's biggest mortgage lender said pretax profit was 4.2 billion pounds, about three times higher than 1.64 billion pounds booked in the same period a year earlier.
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