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Investopedia
Smartphone Decline Hurts Another Tech Sector DriverInvestors generally emphasize the tech sector for the long haul because it prom
Smartphone Decline Hurts Another Tech Sector Driver
Investopedia / Posted 3 hours ago
Investors generally emphasize the tech sector for the long haul because it promises to offer secular growth greater than that of the overall economy. In large part, this reflects the fact that technology innovation ultimately creates demand for its... Read more
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Daily Mail
Mom claims high school teacher told her son 'to go back to Africa'South Carolina mom claims high school teacher told her son, 14, 'to go back to
Mom claims high school teacher told her son 'to go back to Africa'
Daily Mail / Posted 6 hours ago
South Carolina mom claims high school teacher told her son, 14, 'to go back to Africa' after he refused to stand for the Pledge of Allegiance Nicole Whitmore said her son was sitting down with half the class during the morning pledge at Battery... Read more
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Business Wire
Canada Wealth Sector Report 2016 - Challenges and Opportunities for the $500+ Billion MarketThis report is a thorough analysis of Canada Wealth Management and Private Bank
Canada Wealth Sector Report 2016 - Challenges and Opportunities for the $500+ Billion Market
Business Wire / Posted 8 hours ago
This report is a thorough analysis of Canada Wealth Management and Private Banking sector, and the opportunities and challenges that it faces. The report focuses on HNWI performance between the end of 2011 and the end of 2015. This enables us to... Read more
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Triathlete / Inside Triathlon
Ironman Announces 3 2018 70.3 World Championship Location Finaliststoday announced the finalists for the 2018 Ironman 70.3 World Championship tria
Ironman Announces 3 2018 70.3 World Championship Location Finalists
Triathlete / Inside Triathlon / Posted 8 hours ago
today announced the finalists for the 2018 Ironman 70.3 World Championship triathlon. Three cities, all of which currently host Ironman or Ironman 70.3 races, have been named as the finalists in the selection process—Nice... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ethiopia Road Nearing CompletionNairobi — The Kenya National Highways Authority (KeNHA) says the construction o
Ethiopia Road Nearing Completion
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 hours ago
Nairobi — The Kenya National Highways Authority (KeNHA) says the construction of the road linking Kenya to Ethiopia will be completed soon. According to the authority, the road covers 121 kilometers from Merille to Marsabit and 122 kilometers from... Read more
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The Mercury News
Carolyn Livengood: Skyline College in San Bruno launches partnership with Base 11Skyline College in San Bruno launched a momentous partnership with nonprofit Ba
Carolyn Livengood: Skyline College in San Bruno launches partnership with Base 11
The Mercury News / Posted 9 hours ago
Skyline College in San Bruno launched a momentous partnership with nonprofit Base 11 on April 6 to bring students the tools -- and the training -- to become the next great science, technology, engineering, mathematics leaders and entrepreneurs of the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Iran seeks closer ties to BricsPresdent Zuma’s tête-à-tête with Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Khamenei is of
Iran seeks closer ties to Brics
iol.co.za / Posted 10 hours ago
Presdent Zuma’s tête-à-tête with Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Khamenei is of particular significance, says Shannon Ebrahim. Johannesburg - The image of President Jacob Zuma in a tête-à-tête with Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Khamenei in Tehran... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Financing Nigeria's Burgeoning Shopping Mallshas created a niche for itself by financing shopping malls. Euphoria and super
Financing Nigeria's Burgeoning Shopping Malls
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 hours ago
has created a niche for itself by financing shopping malls. Euphoria and superlatives flowed freely recently as hundreds of Nigerians thronged the Amuwo Odofin area of Lagos state to witness the formal opening of Festival Mall, a sprawling... Read more
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iol.co.za
Mall of Africa opens amid spending squeezeJohannesburg - Thousands of shoppers queued on Thursday at the opening of one o
Mall of Africa opens amid spending squeeze
iol.co.za / Posted 13 hours ago
Johannesburg - Thousands of shoppers queued on Thursday at the opening of one of the largest malls in South Africa, set in middle-class suburbia between Johannesburg and Pretoria. The Mall of Africa will house over 300 shops, including global brands... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
26 things to do on Bank Holiday weekend with the kids in Liverpool and beyondEveryone loves an extra long weekend and early May Bank Holiday is nearly upon
26 things to do on Bank Holiday weekend with the kids in Liverpool and beyond
Liverpool Echo / Posted 13 hours ago
Everyone loves an extra long weekend and early May Bank Holiday is nearly upon us. But what to do with that extra day? There's lots going on for you and your family to get stuck into this weekend. From theatre shows to duck races, there's plenty... Read more
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Eye Witness News
OPEN LETTER: Tokyo Sexwale to Ajay GuptaGupta on lessons for business-government interactions. Dear Ajay, The current
OPEN LETTER: Tokyo Sexwale to Ajay Gupta
Eye Witness News / Posted 16 hours ago
Gupta on lessons for business-government interactions. Dear Ajay, The current tumultuous situation in our country, South Africa, around your Gupta name, family and business entities, also affecting that of President Zuma, the government and party... Read more
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iol.co.za
Bad loans create headache for Barclays AfricaJohannesburg - Barclays Africa Group, the lender that is being sold by its Lond
Bad loans create headache for Barclays Africa
iol.co.za / Posted 17 hours ago
Johannesburg - Barclays Africa Group, the lender that is being sold by its London-based parent, forecast that its credit-loss ratio will worsen as customers fall behind in loan repayments and economic growth in its main South African market... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Groupe Nduom Acquires ISF Bank, in ChicagoBusiness News of Friday, 29 April 2016 Groupe Nduom has completed the transact
Groupe Nduom Acquires ISF Bank, in Chicago
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 17 hours ago
Business News of Friday, 29 April 2016 Groupe Nduom has completed the transaction to acquire a bank in the USA. This begins a new important and pioneering chapter in the entrepreneurial history of our multi-national group of companies. The... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Groupe Nduom Acquires ISF Bank, in ChicagoDiasporian News of Friday, 29 April 2016 April 28 2016 Chicago: Groupe Nduom t
Groupe Nduom Acquires ISF Bank, in Chicago
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 18 hours ago
Diasporian News of Friday, 29 April 2016 April 28 2016 Chicago: Groupe Nduom today completed the transaction to acquire a bank in the USA. This begins a new important and pioneering chapter in the entrepreneurial history of our multi-national group... Read more
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ABC News
Egypt Explorers Hunt Gold in the Desert, Following AncientsOff the off-road tracks deep in Egypt's eastern desert, prospectors are ramping
Egypt Explorers Hunt Gold in the Desert, Following Ancients
ABC News / Posted yesterday
Off the off-road tracks deep in Egypt's eastern desert, prospectors are ramping up the hunt for the treasure once revered by the Pharaohs as the "skin of the gods" — gold. Essential for ancient artifacts like the famed burial mask of Tutankhamun and... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Mall of Africa opens in SA as economic outlook sours Retail sales have stayed robust comfortably beating expectations in February
Mall of Africa opens in SA as economic outlook sours
Eye Witness News / Posted yesterday
Retail sales have stayed robust comfortably beating expectations in February and retailers. The Mall of Africa in Midrand. Picture: Supplied. The Mall of Africa will house over 300 shops,... Read more
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walesonline
23 things to do in Wales this May bank holiday weekendweather this weekend will be mixed so here are some ways to spend the long week
23 things to do in Wales this May bank holiday weekend
walesonline / Posted yesterday
weather this weekend will be mixed so here are some ways to spend the long weekend, rain or shine. We've listed some one-off events along with some attractions that are reliably brilliant to visit whatever the weather. There are ideas for... Read more
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heraldscotland
Barclays avoids revolt as shareholders back chief executive's salarymonths." The comments over executive pay came after Barclays took steps to ass
Barclays avoids revolt as shareholders back chief executive's salary
heraldscotland / Posted yesterday
months." The comments over executive pay came after Barclays took steps to assuage investor concern over the performance of its investment bank, its decision to cut the dividend and the sell-down of its African banking arm. Mr McFarlane said the... Read more
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Reuters
Valuation worries weigh on Rocket InternetThe logo of of Rocket Internet, a German venture capital group is pictured in t
Valuation worries weigh on Rocket Internet
Reuters / Posted yesterday
The logo of of Rocket Internet, a German venture capital group is pictured in this September 24, 2014 illustration photo in Sarajevo. BERLIN/STOCKHOLM Shares in German ecommerce investor Rocket Internet took another tumble on Thursday as concerns... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Barclays avoids revolt as shareholders back chief executive's salary Shareholders voted more than 93% in favour of the company's remuneration for
Barclays avoids revolt as shareholders back chief executive's salary
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
Shareholders voted more than 93% in favour of the company's remuneration for 2015 Banking giant Barclays avoided a revolt over executive pay after shareholders overwhelmingly... Read more
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Daily Maverick
An open letter to Ajay Gupta: Lessons for business-government interactionsThe current tumultuous situation in our country, South Africa, around your Gupt
An open letter to Ajay Gupta: Lessons for business-government interactions
Daily Maverick / Posted yesterday
The current tumultuous situation in our country, South Africa, around your Gupta name, family and business entities, also affecting that of President Zuma, the government and party is akin to a political hurricane steadily sweeping around the... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Mall of Africa opens in South Africa as economic outlook soursThe Mall of Africa will house over 300 shops, including global brands such as I
Mall of Africa opens in South Africa as economic outlook sours
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted yesterday
The Mall of Africa will house over 300 shops, including global brands such as Inditex's Zara, Hennes & Mauritz (H&M), Cotton On and Starbucks. They want to attract the rising number of young consumers in Africa's most developed economy which has... Read more
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Market Watch
Barclays to sell assets in Spain, Portugalto sell its Portuguese and Spanish credit card business to local lender Bancopo
Barclays to sell assets in Spain, Portugal
Market Watch / Posted yesterday
to sell its Portuguese and Spanish credit card business to local lender Bancopopular-e, the latest move by the British bank to pare down its European presence. The British bank said in a statement that it would sell the Barclaycard payments... Read more
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Quartz
Even in the promised land of digital money, cash will stay king for a long while yetEven in Africa, the promised land of digital money like M-Pesa, cash will stay
Even in the promised land of digital money, cash will stay king for a long while yet
Quartz / Posted yesterday
Even in Africa, the promised land of digital money like M-Pesa, cash will stay king for a long while yet — Quartz Cash money If you talk to tech companies, telecom... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
How Finance Minister Kemi Adeosun 'Tamed' the IMFOn April 15, shortly after midday in the cosy Jack Morton Auditorium of the Geo
How Finance Minister Kemi Adeosun 'Tamed' the IMF
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
On April 15, shortly after midday in the cosy Jack Morton Auditorium of the George Washington University, Washington DC, United States of America, Nigeria's Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun said that Nigeria was not considering taking loans... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Bali 9: Time to death penalty-proof our AFP Photo: The Australian Federal Police could have arrested Andrew Chan and Myur
Bali 9: Time to death penalty-proof our AFP
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
Photo: The Australian Federal Police could have arrested Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran on arrival in Australia. (Australian Federal Police) Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran were only arrested in... Read more
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Boston Globe
A rundown on Boston-area college commencementsagain in the region. Award-winning director Steven Spielberg, who will address
A rundown on Boston-area college commencements
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
again in the region. Award-winning director Steven Spielberg, who will address Harvard graduates on May 26, tops the list of area graduation speakers this year. Other notables include Secretary of State John F. Kerry, at Northeastern University on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Barclays Tanzania Picks New Chief ExecutiveBarclays Bank has appointed the Kenya Chief Operating Officer Abdi Mohamed to r
Barclays Tanzania Picks New Chief Executive
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Barclays Bank has appointed the Kenya Chief Operating Officer Abdi Mohamed to replace Kihara Maina, the managing director for the Tanzania subsidiary. Barclays Bank of Tanzania made the announcement Wednesday. "Mr Mohamed will be taking over from... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Barclays targets 'clean and prosperous' 2018 as overhaul continuesJohn McFarlane has pledged to deliver a "clean and prosperous" 2018 to investor
Barclays targets 'clean and prosperous' 2018 as overhaul continues
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
John McFarlane has pledged to deliver a "clean and prosperous" 2018 to investors, putting a deadline on a vast program of restructuring and asset sales that will see staffing numbers fall by 50,000. Speaking at the bank's annual general... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rekindling Hope for a More Robust EconomyNigeria's troubled economy is a source of worry for its managers and citizens.
Rekindling Hope for a More Robust Economy
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Nigeria's troubled economy is a source of worry for its managers and citizens. But with the recent measures adopted by the CBN to tackle the headwinds and government's commitment to diversifying the economy, Nigeria appears set to take a turn for the... Read more
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express
Barclays hails new 'strenght' despite fall in quarterly profits NEW Barclays boss Jes Staley said the bank’s “potential power” is starting to
Barclays hails new 'strenght' despite fall in quarterly profits
express / Posted yesterday
NEW Barclays boss Jes Staley said the bank’s “potential power” is starting to show through as it offloads unwanted assets – despite a 25 per cent fall in quarterly profits. Widening... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Renamo Demands Government Explanation of DebtsIMF Africa director Antoinette Sayeh said Mozambique's initial failure to discl
Renamo Demands Government Explanation of Debts
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
IMF Africa director Antoinette Sayeh said Mozambique's initial failure to disclose borrowing of more than one billion U.S. dollars "significantly changes our assessment of Mozambique's macroeconomic outlook." She is seen at the Spring 2016 meetings... Read more
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Business Wire
Millicom Announces the Success of Its Tender OffersLUXEMBOURG--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Millicom International Cellular S.A. (STO:MIC)(NAS
Millicom Announces the Success of Its Tender Offers
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
LUXEMBOURG--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Millicom International Cellular S.A. (STO:MIC)(NASDAQ:MICC) announces today that its tender offers for its outstanding SEK bonds have been a success, with holders of 84.2%, representing SEK 1,684,000,000 in aggregate... Read more
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CTV News
Treasure hunters look to Egypt for mining potentialEASTERN DESERT, Egypt — Off the off-road tracks deep in Egypt's eastern desert,
Treasure hunters look to Egypt for mining potential
CTV News / Posted yesterday
EASTERN DESERT, Egypt — Off the off-road tracks deep in Egypt's eastern desert, prospectors are ramping up the hunt for the treasure once revered by the Pharaohs as the "skin of the gods" — gold. Essential for ancient artifacts like the famed burial... Read more
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iol.co.za
Mall of Africa to add to retail oversupplyJohannesburg - When Attacq snips the ribbon on its Mall of Africa in Johannesbu
Mall of Africa to add to retail oversupply
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
Johannesburg - When Attacq snips the ribbon on its Mall of Africa in Johannesburg on Thursday, it will add to an oversupply of retail space that threatens to topple the best returns among South Africa’s real estate investment trusts. The R5 billion... Read more
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iol.co.za
Barclays tops estimatesLondon - Barclays said revenue at the investment bank fell less than expected i
Barclays tops estimates
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
London - Barclays said revenue at the investment bank fell less than expected in turbulent markets and the firm avoided any new misconduct charges, helping to cushion a larger loss from selling unwanted assets. Pretax profit fell 25 percent to 793... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Egypt explorers hunt gold in the desert, following ancientsEASTERN DESERT, Egypt (AP) � Off the off-road tracks deep in Egypt's eastern de
Egypt explorers hunt gold in the desert, following ancients
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted yesterday
EASTERN DESERT, Egypt (AP) � Off the off-road tracks deep in Egypt's eastern desert, prospectors are ramping up the hunt for the treasure once revered by the Pharaohs as the "skin of the gods" � gold. Essential for ancient artifacts like the famed... Read more
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Business Wire
Mainstay Medical Intl. PLC UK Regulatory Announcement: Mainstay Medical Publishes its 2015 Annual ReportMainstay Medical International plc (“Mainstay” or the “Company” listed on Euron
Mainstay Medical Intl. PLC UK Regulatory Announcement: Mainstay Medical Publishes its 2015 Annual Report
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
Mainstay Medical International plc (“Mainstay” or the “Company” listed on Euronext Paris: MSTY.PA and ESM of the Irish Stock Exchange: MSTY.IE) today announces that it has published its 2015 Annual Report. About Mainstay Mainstay is a medical... Read more
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Business Wire
Mainstay Medical publie son Rapport Annuel 2015loi fédérale uniquement à l'usage d’essai. for the year ended31 December 2015
Mainstay Medical publie son Rapport Annuel 2015
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
loi fédérale uniquement à l'usage d’essai. for the year ended31 December 2015 Mainstay Medical International plc Table of contents Corporate and shareholder information 3 Chairman’s statement 4 Biographies of Directors 5 Directors’ Report... Read more
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Business Wire
Mainstay Medical Publishes its 2015 Annual ReportMainstay Medical International plc (“Mainstay” or the “Company” listed on Euron
Mainstay Medical Publishes its 2015 Annual Report
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
Mainstay Medical International plc (“Mainstay” or the “Company” listed on Euronext Paris: MSTY.PA and ESM of the Irish Stock Exchange: MSTY.IE) today announces that it has published its 2015 Annual Report. About Mainstay Mainstay is a medical... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Banks Record Lower Impairment Charges As Risk Management ImprovesBanks have started improving on their risk management leading to a lower impair
Banks Record Lower Impairment Charges As Risk Management Improves
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Banks have started improving on their risk management leading to a lower impairment charges and cost of risk (COR) for the first quarter ended March 31, 2016, THISDAY checks revealed on Monday. Huge impairment charges on delinquent loans as a result... Read more
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Business Wire
Technip’s First Quarter 2016 Results: long-term strategy supported by solid operational performanceRecurring Activities1 at €237 million, up 38% supported by record 1Q vessel uti
Technip’s First Quarter 2016 Results: long-term strategy supported by solid operational performance
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
Recurring Activities1 at €237 million, up 38% supported by record 1Q vessel utilization and margin improvement in Onshore/Offshore SG&A down 11% reflecting accelerated restructuring plan Backlog at €15 billion with order intake at €930... Read more
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Business Wire
Mexichem Reports 2016 First Quarter ResultsS.A.B. de C.V. (BMV: MEXCHEM*) (“the Company” or “Mexichem”) today announced it
Mexichem Reports 2016 First Quarter Results
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
S.A.B. de C.V. (BMV: MEXCHEM*) (“the Company” or “Mexichem”) today announced its unaudited results for the first quarter of 2016. The figures have been prepared in accordance with International Financial Reporting Standards (“NIIF” or “IFRS”)... Read more
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The Economic Times
Winsome, 2nd largest wilful defaulter after Mallya, sacks director for seeking to bring promoter to bookMUMBAI: Winsome group, India's largest wilful defaulter after Kingfisher, has s
Winsome, 2nd largest wilful defaulter after Mallya, sacks director for seeking to bring promoter to book
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
MUMBAI: Winsome group, India's largest wilful defaulter after Kingfisher, has sacked the director nominated by the consortium of banks on the boards of its companies after he asked Winsome to take legal action against promoter Jatin Mehta who left... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
ADB bribery saga: I was being blackmailed – Afenyo-MarkinGeneral News of Wednesday, 27 April 2016 Legal practitioner and NPP Member of
ADB bribery saga: I was being blackmailed – Afenyo-Markin
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 2 days ago
General News of Wednesday, 27 April 2016 Legal practitioner and NPP Member of Parliament for the Efutu constituency, Alexander Afenyo-Markin has stated that bribery allegations made against him was the work of blackmailers who were orchestrating his... Read more
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The Economic Times
Winsome sacks banks’ nomineeMUMBAI: Winsome group, India's largest wilful defaulter after Kingfisher, has s
Winsome sacks banks’ nominee
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
MUMBAI: Winsome group, India's largest wilful defaulter after Kingfisher, has sacked the director nominated by the consortium of banks on the boards of its companies after he asked Winsome to take legal action against promoter Jatin Mehta who left... Read more
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Arkansas Times
2016 Arkansas Times Academic All-Star TeamMeet the 20 best and brightest high school students in the state. The class of
2016 Arkansas Times Academic All-Star Team
Arkansas Times / Posted 2 days ago
Meet the 20 best and brightest high school students in the state. The class of 2016, our 22nd, is made up of inventors, Olympic-caliber athletes, poets, programmers and Quiz Bowlers. There's rarely a B on the transcripts of these students — in not... Read more
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Business Wire
UBS Wealth Management Americas Announces “ElectionWatch 2016” Client Programin response to client feedback and recent UBS WMA research indicating the elect
UBS Wealth Management Americas Announces “ElectionWatch 2016” Client Program
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
in response to client feedback and recent UBS WMA research indicating the election and political environment are top-of-mind concerns. In the first quarter of 2016, the UBS Investor Watch report found that 80% of respondents are worried about... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
KCB Set to Launch Kenyan Version of Shark Tank TV SeriesKCB, Quite Bright Films Kenya (QBF) and Sony Pictures Television (SPT) - the ma
KCB Set to Launch Kenyan Version of Shark Tank TV Series
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
KCB, Quite Bright Films Kenya (QBF) and Sony Pictures Television (SPT) - the makers of Shark Tank and Dragons' Den - and Nation Media Group are set to launch the official Kenyan version of these global hit entrepreneurship TV series. The TV... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Vodafone M-Pesa Reaches 25 Million Customers MilestoneVodafone M-Pesa now has more than 25 million active customers, marking another
Vodafone M-Pesa Reaches 25 Million Customers Milestone
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Vodafone M-Pesa now has more than 25 million active customers, marking another year of accelerated growth for the innovative mobile money transfer service, it was announced today. Across markets in Africa, Asia and Europe, active customers of M-Pesa... Read more
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