House panel approves $578.6 billion blueprint for defense; includes 2.3 percent pay raise for militaryOman's Bank Dhofar launches a $300 mln perpetual bond Singapore, China agree to further trademark cooperation South Korea pledges US $10b for Indian infrastucture projectsEndo to buy Par Pharma for about $8 billionFire at gas well of Gazprom at YamalDefying U.S., Colombia halts aerial spraying of crops used to make cocaineHong Kong sales of rare whiskies set to show spirit's growing appealUS House approves defense bill including direct arming of KurdsItalian dredger builder Italdraghe and its consortium partner CPN are building 3 dredgers for the Iraqi Ministry of Water ResourcesNestlé CEO On bottling water in CaliforniaHillary and Bill Clinton earned at least $30 mln since 2014ILS reports some issues receiving telemetry from the Proton rocket, but tracking indicates all normal so far. A Proton rocket has launched from the Baikonur Cosmodrome with the Centenario satellite. First 20 out of 100 Leopard 2A6 tanks Finland acquired from the Netherlands have arrived. FAA declares Arlingon, VA "no drone zone"S&P 500 closes at new record high Egypt’s food maker Edita posted 59.5 million EGP ($7.79 million) in net profits during the first quarter of 2015Vatican move to recognize the state of Palestine adds fuel to European debateInternational clients ready to buy Kurdistan’s oil#Bombardier confirms it will cut 1,750 employees in #Montreal, #Toronto and #Belfast over coming months Singapore, Italy set to deepen cooperation in areas such as trade and investment and counter-terrorism after Shanmugam visitChina pushes yuan against the tide. “Even China will not be able to defy economic logic” Beijing is stepping up efforts to keep yuan strongEURUSD there she goes The Pentagon wants its two largest contractors to keep using Russian rocket engines U.S. retail sales flat in April, continue to slow Eurozone GDP grew 0.4% in first quarter, data show Number of drug addicts in Afghanistan increased from 1.6 in 2012, to 3 million in 2015 —study. GoDaddy slips 2.9% after reporting Q1 revenue of $376.3M, strong Q2 top-line projection

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19 May 2015
Singapore, China agree to further trademark cooperation
South Korea pledges US $10b for Indian infrastucture projects
Fire at gas well of Gazprom at Yamal
Defying U.S., Colombia halts aerial spraying of crops used to make cocaine
A Proton rocket has launched from the Baikonur Cosmodrome with the Centenario satellite.
First 20 out of 100 Leopard 2A6 tanks Finland acquired from the Netherlands have arrived.
FAA declares Arlingon, VA "no drone zone"
Egypt’s food maker Edita posted 59.5 million EGP ($7.79 million) in net profits during the first quarter of 2015
Singapore, Italy set to deepen cooperation in areas such as trade and investment and counter-terrorism after Shanmugam visit
China pushes yuan against the tide. “Even China will not be able to defy economic logic”
Beijing is stepping up efforts to keep yuan strong
EURUSD there she goes
The Pentagon wants its two largest contractors to keep using Russian rocket engines