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Asian shares gain, shrug off cyberattack, NK missile launch

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Tokyo, May 15 (AP) - Shares were higher Monday in Asia, despite worries of disruptions from the "WannaCry" ransomware cyberattack over the weekend. Yet another missile launch by North Korea also appeared to have little impact, while upbeat talk on trade and infrastructure investment at a top-level conference in China brightened sentiment.
KEEPING SCORE: Japan's Nikkei 225 stock index slipped 0.1 percent to 19,869.85, falling back after early gains. Hong Kong's Hang Seng index added 0.7...

Local co. brings sugar substitute

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In an effort to minimize regular consumption of synthetic and various types of artificial sweeteners a Bangladeshi company has come up with first natural sugar substitute in the country named 'CHINI GO' for the health conscious consumers.
Purnava Limited, a subsidiary of Renata...

Apple to invest $200 million in scratch-resistant glass

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Harrodsburg, May 13 (AP) - Apple says it will invest $200 million in a rural Kentucky facility that it credits with rescuing the company's signature smartphone from a design flaw that would have led to scratched screens.
The California-based company announced Friday it would give the money to...

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