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REFILE-Xiaomi raising over $1 bln from investors including GIC -source

SINGAPORE/SHANGHAI Dec 22 - China's Xiaomi is raising over $1 billion from investors including Singapore sovereign wealth fund GIC that would value the smartphone maker at over $45 billion, a person familiar with the deal said.

Sun, Dec 21 2014

Correction: Fitch: Outlook Stable for New Zealand Insurance Sector in 2015

(The following statement was released by the rating agency) SYDNEY/SINGAPORE, December 21 (Fitch) This announcement corrects the version published earlier today to insert the correct headline. Fitch Ratings says in a new report that its Rating Outlook for the New Zealand insurance sector remains Stable. The non-life and life sector outlooks, an indicator of fundamental trends, are also stable. The agency believes New Zealand's concentrated insurance sector is well placed heading into 2015 a

21 Dec 2014

CORRECTED (OFFICIAL) -U.S. firm finds malware targeting visitors to Afghan govt websites

(ThreatConnect corrects meeting location in paragraph 4 to Kazakhstan not Afghanistan)

Stocks, Markets, Technology 21 Dec 2014

REFILE-Lawmaker says U.S. can make it hard for North Korea to cyber attack again

WASHINGTON, Dec 21 - The U.S. House Intelligence Committee chairman said on Sunday the United States has the capability to make it very hard for North Korea to launch another cyber attack but failed to respond quickly enough to the Sony Pictures breach.

Markets, Stocks 21 Dec 2014

Sat, Dec 20 2014

REFILE-U.N.'s Ban urges end to discrimination against Ebola workers

CONAKRY, Dec 20 - U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Saturday urged countries affected by the Ebola virus to avoid discriminating against healthcare workers fighting to end the disease.

20 Dec 2014

Fri, Dec 19 2014

REFILE-Singapore's PSA to jointly build Jakarta terminal

SINGAPORE, Dec 20 - Singapore's port operator PSA International has joined hands with Indonesia's largest port operator and two Japanese companies to build and operate a container terminal in the Indonesian capital of Jakarta, the companies said.

19 Dec 2014

CORRECTED-China, responding to Sony hack, says does not support 'cyber illegalities'

(Corrects paragraph two to show statement came from Chinese Foreign Ministry and was passed to Reuters by embassy in Washington)

REFILE-Madison Dearborn in the lead to take over Walgreen unit -sources

Dec 19 - Buyout firm Madison Dearborn Partners LLC is in advanced talks to acquire a majority stake in the infusion services business of U.S. drugstore chain operator Walgreen Co for more than $1 billion, according to two people close to the situation.

REFILE-Wall St Week Ahead-Oil, stocks go their separate ways

NEW YORK, Dec 19 - Investors have wrung their hands over the last several weeks over the effect of lower oil prices on the broader S&P 500, but the relationship between the two is actually starting to break down.

Stocks, Markets 19 Dec 2014

CORRECTED-BRIEF-Jensen & Møller Holding to go for squeeze-out of Jensen & Møller Invest

(Corrects squeeze-out pricing in fourth bullet point to 5,600 Danish crowns instead of 5.6 crowns)

19 Dec 2014
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Key retirements mean a changing of the guard next year in U.S. Congress

Regardless what voters decide in the November elections, there will be a major changing of the guard next year in the U.S. Congress as result of a number of key retirements.