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Nike reports 7% jump in revenue despite strong dollar that impacted sales

Nike reports 7% jump in revenue despite strong dollar that impacted sales

On Thursday, athletic-gear maker Nike reported a 7% jump in revenue and 16% jump in income for the fiscal third quarter that ended on February 28.

ICAP’s ship-broking Arm to merge with Robinson & Co

ICAP’s ship-broking Arm to merge with Robinson & Co

On Wednesday, ICAP PLC, voice and electronic dealer in the United Kingdom, announced that its ship-broking arm will be merged with retail company Robinson & Co.

Carnival to Relocate its CEO Alan Buckelew to Shanghai

Carnival to Relocate its CEO Alan Buckelew to Shanghai

Asia holds great importance for Carnival Corp owing to which, the world's largest cruise operator is shifting its chief operating officer to Shanghai from Miami.

Qualcomm announces two new software toolkits for its core mobile device developers

Qualcomm announces two new software toolkits for its core mobile device develope

During the course of the keynote address at its annual Uplinq conference in San Francisco on Thursday, Qualcomm announced two new software toolkits for developers to enable them to extract more out of

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