U.S. Republicans quibble over effective date of Obamacare repeal
WASHINGTON, Dec 7 U.S. Republican senators are leaning towards a plan to delay the effective date of an Obamacare repeal for three years, a senior Republican said on Wednesday.
SINGAPORE, April 27 The Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA) released detailed private home price data for the first quarter of 2012 on Friday: The URA's flash estimate earlier this month showed private home prices fell 0.1 percent in January-March from the preceding three months. Quarter-on-quarter, percentage price change: Quarter Q1/2012 Q4/2011 Q3/2011 Q2/2011 Q1/2011 Singapore -0.1 +0.2 +1.3 +2.0 +2.2 private home prices Context: - The 0.1 percent drop marks the first quarterly decline in Singapore private home prices since the second quarter of 2009. - Prices of non-landed private residential properties fell 0.6 percent in the core central region. - Singapore last introduced measures to cool the housing market in December. The new rules included a requirement that foreigners who are not permanent residents pay an additional stamp duty equal to 10 percent of the property value. (Reporting by Kevin Lim; Editing by Paul Tait)
NEW YORK, Dec 7 BlackRock Inc is making leadership changes to its biggest mutual fund.
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