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Saudi Billionaire Prince Buys Into Twitter
2011-12-19 09:31:47

Saudi Arabian billionaire Prince Alwaleed bin Talal, one of the world’s leading investors in some of the biggest companies, has bought a stake in Twitter for $300 million, furthering his reach into the global media industry.

2010-08-03 04:10:00

SHANGHAI, Aug. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Solarfun Power Holdings Co., Ltd. ("Solarfun" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: SOLF), a vertically integrated manufacturer of silicon ingots, wafers and photovoltaic ("PV") cells and modules in China, today announced the promotion, effective immediately, of Dr.

2009-08-10 18:03:00


2009-04-08 12:00:00

ABU DHABI, April 8 /PRNewswire/ -- - QSAS to be Firstly Applied in Qatar - Global City Real Estate Sponsors Introduce the Latest Comprehensive 'Green' Building Design System - Dr Al-Horr: "The primary objective of QSAS is to create a sustainable built environment that minimizes ecological impact while addressing the specific regional needs and environment of Qatar and the region". - Eng.

2009-04-02 09:03:00

DOHA, Qatar, April 2 /PRNewswire/ -- - Dr.

2009-03-16 11:18:43

China's losses on risky bets placed with its foreign reserve funds from 2007 through 2008 may have exceeded $80 billion, a foreign investment economist said. Brad Setser of the Council of Foreign Relations in New York said Chinese losses on roughly 15 percent of its $2 trillion foreign exchange reserve was about 50 percent of its $160 billion investment, the Financial Times reported Monday. China's State Administration of Foreign Exchange only reports its activities to top government...

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