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Reuters reports that "Walmart is cutting gasoline prices by up to 15 cents a gallon for drivers in 21 U.S. states who pay with its cards in an attempt to woo shoppers grappling with high prices at the pump ... he discount will be 15 cents a gallon for customers paying with a Walmart MoneyCard or credit card from April 1 through July 7, and 10 cents a gallon for those using a Wal-Mart gift card."

• The Wall Street Journal reports that Walmart plans to invest the equivalent of $80 million (US) "to remodel 50 of its 380-plus stores in China and ... open 30 new stores in the country this year. The company projected it would open stores in cities such as Xinyu, in eastern Jiangxi province, and Shantou, in southern Guangdong province, in the next six months."
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