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won a bid to build a food-monitoring system in China. (NYSE: IBM)
PayPal aims to launch a daily deals service before April 2012, which will compete with others in the discount coupon market including Amazon (Nasdaq: EBAY) , Groupon (Nasdaq: AMZN) , and Google. (Nasdaq: GRPN)
- Jet-maker Boeing
secured a $19 billion deal with Southwest Airlines (NYSE: BA) for Boeing's upgraded 737 MAX jets, which will feature a new fuel-efficient engine made by General Electric (NYSE: LUV) . (NYSE: GE)
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