UPDATE 1-AIG CEO may reduce buybacks, focus on acquisitions
June 28 American International Group Inc CEO Brian Duperreault said on Wednesday the company would likely slow the pace of share buybacks and instead spend on acquisitions.
Jan 3 Gemdale Corp
* Says Dec contract sales down 18.0 percent y/y at 7.35 billion yuan ($1.06 billion), Jan-Dec contract sales up 63.2 percent y/y at 100.6 billion yuan
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