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Business Wire
Blackstone Forms Partnership for Offshore Oil & Gas Drilling ServicesNEW YORK & HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Blackstone (NYSE:BX) today announced that
Blackstone Forms Partnership for Offshore Oil & Gas Drilling Services
Business Wire / Posted 45 minutes ago
NEW YORK & HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Blackstone (NYSE:BX) today announced that it has formed Clarion Offshore Partners LLC (“Clarion”), a new platform to provide strategic solutions to the offshore oil and gas drilling and services sector, with a... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Blackstone Solicitors expands with new family departmentBlackstone Solicitors has launched a new family department headed by leading fa
Blackstone Solicitors expands with new family department
Manchester Evening News / Posted 3 hours ago
Blackstone Solicitors has launched a new family department headed by leading family lawyer, Alison Barnett. The firm, launched by Emma Nawaz in 2010, has grown over the years with the addition of a property department in 2014. Over the past three... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Youngstown news, Obituaries, Tributes, JUDITH A. KATA ROBINSON, Youngstown, OhioLIBERTY TOWNSHIP – Judith A. Kata Robinson, 76, passed away on Wednesday, Feb.
Youngstown news, Obituaries, Tributes, JUDITH A. KATA ROBINSON, Youngstown, Ohio
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 11 hours ago
LIBERTY TOWNSHIP – Judith A. Kata Robinson, 76, passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 9, 2016, at ValleyCare Northside Medical Center. “Judy” was born Jan. 13, 1940, in Youngstown, the daughter of the late Nicholas and Virginia Cross Hayden. Judy was a... Read more
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Billboard
The Complete Guide to This Year's PartiesFrom Billboard's Power 100 party at Bouchon to the slew of afterparties on Feb.
The Complete Guide to This Year's Parties
Billboard / Posted 13 hours ago
From Billboard's Power 100 party at Bouchon to the slew of afterparties on Feb. 15, find out where music stars will be partying. Grammy weekend always means a dizzying party schedule. But this year, more industry insiders than normal are scratching... Read more
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Market Watch
Now even private-equity firms are buying back their own sharesCarlyle Group LP reported a loss for the fourth quarter Wednesday, and became t
Now even private-equity firms are buying back their own shares
Market Watch / Posted 19 hours ago
Carlyle Group LP reported a loss for the fourth quarter Wednesday, and became the third private-equity firm in recent months to unveil plans to buy back its own shares. The moves has alarmed critics of buybacks, coming from firms that make their... Read more
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Market Watch
Carlyle Group swings to loss, plans share buybackCarlyle Group LP swung to a fourth-quarter loss as it sold fewer investments an
Carlyle Group swings to loss, plans share buyback
Market Watch / Posted 20 hours ago
Carlyle Group LP swung to a fourth-quarter loss as it sold fewer investments and reserved $50 million against potential litigation. The Washington, D.C.-based private-equity firm also said it would buy back up to $200 million worth of its stock,... Read more
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Providence Business News
Lucchino admits mistakes, re-commits PawSox to PawtucketLINCOLN – Nearly 500 attendees at the Northern Rhode Island Chamber of Commerce
Lucchino admits mistakes, re-commits PawSox to Pawtucket
Providence Business News / Posted 20 hours ago
LINCOLN – Nearly 500 attendees at the Northern Rhode Island Chamber of Commerce annual dinner received both a quick pep talk from Gov. Gina M. Raimondo and assurances from Pawtucket Red Sox Chairman Larry Lucchino that the team was re-committing... Read more
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Investopedia
Does 2016 Mark the End of the Hedge Fund of Funds?Hedge funds did not perform well during 2015. This poor performance had an impa
Does 2016 Mark the End of the Hedge Fund of Funds?
Investopedia / Posted yesterday
Hedge funds did not perform well during 2015. This poor performance had an impact on hedge funds of funds (FOFs) as well. An index tracking FOFs lost around -.05% during 2015, after positive performances of 2.8% in 2014 and 8.84% in 2013.... Read more
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Business Wire
Incenter Announces Planned Acquisition of Interactive Mortgage AdvisorsSAINT PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Incenter LLC, a Blackstone portfolio compan
Incenter Announces Planned Acquisition of Interactive Mortgage Advisors
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
SAINT PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Incenter LLC, a Blackstone portfolio company, announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement, subject to customary closing conditions, to acquire the assets of Interactive Mortgage Advisors, LLC (IMA).... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Vindy.com, Obituaries, Tributes, LOUISE P. ROSE, Youngstown, OhioGIRARD - Louise P. Rose, 70, passed away on Monday, Feb. 8, 2016, at Liberty He
Vindy.com, Obituaries, Tributes, LOUISE P. ROSE, Youngstown, Ohio
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted yesterday
GIRARD - Louise P. Rose, 70, passed away on Monday, Feb. 8, 2016, at Liberty Health Care Center, surrounded by her loving family. Louise was born March 13, 1945, in Youngstown, the daughter of the late Louis and Gemma Fossatti Badino. Louise... Read more
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CNBC
Lightning Round: Washington hates these groupsIt's that time again! Jim Cramer rang the lightning round bell, which means he
Lightning Round: Washington hates these groups
CNBC / Posted yesterday
It's that time again! Jim Cramer rang the lightning round bell, which means he gave his take on caller favorite stocks at rapid speed: Blackstone Group: "This is a private equity company, it might as well be called KKR or Carlyle, they don't have... Read more
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Business Wire
NCR Announces Fourth Quarter 2015 ResultsDULUTH, Ga.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR) reported financial re
NCR Announces Fourth Quarter 2015 Results
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
DULUTH, Ga.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR) reported financial results today for the three months ended December 31, 2015. "Our overall fourth quarter results were in-line with our expectations and concluded a successful year for NCR... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Grammys 2016: The Complete Guide to This Year's PartiesFrom Billboard's Power 100 party at Bouchon to the slew of afterparties on Feb.
Grammys 2016: The Complete Guide to This Year's Parties
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted yesterday
From Billboard's Power 100 party at Bouchon to the slew of afterparties on Feb. 15, find out where music stars will be partying. Grammy weekend always means a dizzying party schedule. But this year, more industry insiders than normal are scratching... Read more
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Newsmax
Trump: Markets in a 'Big, Fat, Juicy Bubble'Billionaire businessman Donald Trump warns that the United States is in another
Trump: Markets in a 'Big, Fat, Juicy Bubble'
Newsmax / Posted yesterday
Billionaire businessman Donald Trump warns that the United States is in another recession, and the volatile "bubble" stock market only proves President Obama’s economic policies have failed. "I hope I'm wrong, but I think we're in a big, fat, juicy... Read more
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Slate
Laws to Protect Women Often Do Just the Opposite. The Supreme Court Should Take Note.What women really think about news, politics, and culture. Laws to Protect Wom
Laws to Protect Women Often Do Just the Opposite. The Supreme Court Should Take Note.
Slate / Posted 2 days ago
What women really think about news, politics, and culture. Laws to Protect Women Often Do Just the OppositeTexas’ draconian abortion laws are rooted in a distressing history. In 1937, New York passed a law allowing women to exclude themselves from... Read more
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Billboard
Andra Day & Jazmine Sullivan to Salute Grammy Nominees at Essence Black Women in MusicCurrent Grammy Award nominees Andra Day and Jazmine Sullivan will headline the
Andra Day & Jazmine Sullivan to Salute Grammy Nominees at Essence Black Women in Music
Billboard / Posted 2 days ago
Current Grammy Award nominees Andra Day and Jazmine Sullivan will headline the talent lineup at Essence magazine’s seventh annual Grammy Week celebration, Black Women in Music. The invitation-only fete will be held at Avalon Hollywood in Los Angeles... Read more
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Zero Hedge
February 9Overnight Media Digest - Market anxiety spilled over into Asia early Tuesday,
February 9
Zero Hedge / Posted 2 days ago
Overnight Media Digest - Market anxiety spilled over into Asia early Tuesday, sending investors scurrying for havens like Japanese government bonds, where 10-year yields fell to zero percent for the first time. (http://on.wsj.com/1TPdXxd) - For... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Adult HockeyOPEN LEAGUE Ray Spacht scored three goals while Tom McFall added two goals and
Adult Hockey
The Post-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
OPEN LEAGUE Ray Spacht scored three goals while Tom McFall added two goals and three assists as the Schuyler's Blue Bombers defeated Jamestown Skate Products, 6-4, at the Jamestown Savings Bank Arena on Friday night. Brysten Jones accounted for a... Read more
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CNBC
Lightning Round: It's finally in the sweet spotIt's that time again! Jim Cramer rang the lightning round bell, which means he
Lightning Round: It's finally in the sweet spot
CNBC / Posted 2 days ago
It's that time again! Jim Cramer rang the lightning round bell, which means he gave his take on caller favorite stocks at rapid speed: Allergan: "Allergan has come down a lot. It's a charitable trust name, Jack Mohr and I have been saying look we... Read more
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Accounting Today
Brixmor Plunges as Executives Resign after Audit Findings(Bloomberg) Brixmor Property Group Inc. shares plunged after Chief Executive Of
Brixmor Plunges as Executives Resign after Audit Findings
Accounting Today / Posted 2 days ago
(Bloomberg) Brixmor Property Group Inc. shares plunged after Chief Executive Officer Michael Carroll and two other executives resigned following a discovery by the company’s audit committee that employees were “smoothing” income to make quarterly... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Why Brixmor Property Group Inc. Stock Plummeted TodayWhat: Shares of Brixmor Property Group are plummeting, down nearly 20% at 11:30
Why Brixmor Property Group Inc. Stock Plummeted Today
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
What: Shares of Brixmor Property Group are plummeting, down nearly 20% at 11:30 a.m. ET. Three top insiders -- its chief executive officer, chief financial officer, and chief accounting officer -- stepped down as the company revealed its financial... Read more
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Business Standard India
Capacity jostling in cement industryUltraTech, Dalmia Bharat, CRH and JSW in fray for 42 mt of consolidation opport
Capacity jostling in cement industry
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
UltraTech, Dalmia Bharat, CRH and JSW in fray for 42 mt of consolidation opportunity in sector, with PE entities also seeing an unusually profitable opportunityUltraTech, Dalmia Bharat, CRH and JSW in fray for 42... Read more
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Reuters
Brixmor Property's top executives exit after accounting reviewSpecialist trader Peter Giacchi (R) shouts out a price for Brixmor Property Gro
Brixmor Property's top executives exit after accounting review
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
Specialist trader Peter Giacchi (R) shouts out a price for Brixmor Property Group Inc. during the company's IPO on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, in New York October 30, 2013. Shopping center operator Brixmor Property Group Inc said three... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Brixmor Property's top executives exit after accounting reviewREUTERS: Shopping center operator Brixmor Property Group Inc said three of its
Brixmor Property's top executives exit after accounting review
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
REUTERS: Shopping center operator Brixmor Property Group Inc said three of its top officers, including its chief executive, had resigned after an internal accounting review showed discrepancies in the company's financial statements. The company said... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
Stock Market Investors Abandon Private Equity, Expect No Profits Overall From Current DealsIf you had to guess who was closer to being right about how private equity firm
Stock Market Investors Abandon Private Equity, Expect No Profits Overall From Current Deals
Naked Capitalism / Posted 3 days ago
If you had to guess who was closer to being right about how private equity firms value their unsold deals, as in the companies currently in their portfolios, whose estimates would you prefer those of the private equity firms, who have a history of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
That Africa May Have Sufficient Electricity, Dangote Champions Power Africa InitiativeDangote Group is leading efforts to significantly increase access to electricit
That Africa May Have Sufficient Electricity, Dangote Champions Power Africa Initiative
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Dangote Group is leading efforts to significantly increase access to electricity in Africa through Power Africa, an initiative of President Barack Obama. Electricity is fundamental to economic growth and development. It is a major driver of... Read more
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The Economic Times
Who moved my market on MondayThe listed universe of our equity market keeps swinging back and forth, reactin
Who moved my market on Monday
The Economic Times / Posted 3 days ago
The listed universe of our equity market keeps swinging back and forth, reacting to diverse cues. But, it's the creme de la creme that define the market trend, influence investor sentiment and drive portfolio allocations day in and day out.In this... Read more
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The Economic Times
need2know: Macro triggers that can affect your marketGDP data to set the tone for equity markets India's gross domestic product (GDP
need2know: Macro triggers that can affect your market
The Economic Times / Posted 3 days ago
GDP data to set the tone for equity markets India's gross domestic product (GDP) data for the third quarter (October-December) of 2015-16 to be released today will be a crucial input into the budget to be presented by finance minister Arun Jaitley on... Read more
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The Economic Times
Fifteen stocks in focus in Monday morning tradeHere is a list of top fifteen stocks that are likely to be in focus today:Jet A
Fifteen stocks in focus in Monday morning trade
The Economic Times / Posted 3 days ago
Here is a list of top fifteen stocks that are likely to be in focus today:Jet Airways Ltd: Jet Airways Ltd on Saturday said its quarterly standalone net profit soared more than seven times helped by a fall in fuel expenses and higher lease income... Read more
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TribLIVE
Ex-Etiquette: A heartfelt farewell to daughter’s fatherEx-Etiquette: A heartfelt farewell to daughter's father | TribLIVE Neighborhoo
Ex-Etiquette: A heartfelt farewell to daughter’s father
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
Ex-Etiquette: A heartfelt farewell to daughter's father | TribLIVE Neighborhoods Ex-Etiquette: A heartfelt farewell to daughter's father My daughter's father recently passed away after a courageous fight with cancer, and I would like to deviate... Read more
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Investopedia
Alt-A Mortgages: How They WorkMost mortgages are either prime or subprime. Prime mortgages are offered to bor
Alt-A Mortgages: How They Work
Investopedia / Posted 3 days ago
Most mortgages are either prime or subprime. Prime mortgages are offered to borrowers who have higher credit scores (and, therefore, lower risk), and come with lower interest rates. Subprime mortgages go to borrowers with lower credit scores and – to... Read more
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Queensland Times
Going on a treasure hunt in an old Ipswich homeMY parents are in the process of cleaning out the Ipswich home my grandparents
Going on a treasure hunt in an old Ipswich home
Queensland Times / Posted 3 days ago
MY parents are in the process of cleaning out the Ipswich home my grandparents lived in during the 1900s . When they passed away my dad's sister took over the home and rather than remove lots of the bric-a-brac she actually added to it. That's why... Read more
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Business Standard India
Big, small companies fight it out for dominance in cementWith Harsh Lodha-led Birla Corp bagging the 5-MTPA capacity Reliance Cement, th
Big, small companies fight it out for dominance in cement
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
With Harsh Lodha-led Birla Corp bagging the 5-MTPA capacity Reliance Cement, the consolidation in cement industry has just gained momentum. And with an additional 42 million tonnes per annum (MTPA) capacity on the block, big and small players are in... Read more
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dna
Blackstone, GIC, others eye DLF promoters' 40% stake in rental armBlackstone, GIC, Canada Pension Plan and Qatar Investment Authority are among t
Blackstone, GIC, others eye DLF promoters' 40% stake in rental arm
dna / Posted 4 days ago
Blackstone, GIC, Canada Pension Plan and Qatar Investment Authority are among the 25 global investment firms that have shown interest in buying DLF promoters' stake in its rental arm, a deal estimated at about $2 billion (Rs 13,532 crore). DLF, the... Read more
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The Economic Times
Blackstone, GIC, others eye DLF promoters' stake in rental armNEW DELHI: Blackstone, GIC, Canada Pension Plan and Qatar Investment Authority
Blackstone, GIC, others eye DLF promoters' stake in rental arm
The Economic Times / Posted 4 days ago
NEW DELHI: Blackstone, GIC, Canada Pension Plan and Qatar Investment Authority are among the 25 global investment firms that have shown interest in buying DLF promoters' stake in its rental arm, a deal estimated at about $2 billion. DLF, the... Read more
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The Gadsden Times
Chili flavors Downtown Gadsden during cook-offSaturday morning, Broad Street was filled with the aroma of chili as the teams
Chili flavors Downtown Gadsden during cook-off
The Gadsden Times / Posted 4 days ago
Saturday morning, Broad Street was filled with the aroma of chili as the teams prepared their recipes for judgment. At noon, the judges gathered and began sampling each of the available recipes. After over half an hour of testing and comparing, the... Read more
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The Columbian
North Dakota case delayed because of murder-for-hire trialBISMARCK, N.D. — The federal trial for a woman accused of bilking investors in
North Dakota case delayed because of murder-for-hire trial
The Columbian / Posted 5 days ago
BISMARCK, N.D. — The federal trial for a woman accused of bilking investors in a North Dakota oil patch trucking firm has been delayed so she can testify in the ongoing murder-for-hire trial of her ex-husband. Sarah Creveling was scheduled to go on... Read more
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The Economic Times
Wooing the investors: FinMin to review project structure & norms to boost returns on infrastructure"We are working very hard to understand what the issues, challenges are. What f
Wooing the investors: FinMin to review project structure & norms to boost returns on infrastructure
The Economic Times / Posted 5 days ago
"We are working very hard to understand what the issues, challenges are. What further we need to do as far as the law, regulation and project structuring is concerned, so that we can be able to present you attractive returns and where risks are much... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
'Big Bill' Thompson: Chicago's unfiltered mayorLong before Donald Trump started bad-mouthing Mexicans and Muslims, Chicago had
'Big Bill' Thompson: Chicago's unfiltered mayor
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
Long before Donald Trump started bad-mouthing Mexicans and Muslims, Chicago had a mayor who could match the most narrow-minded politicians of any era in chest-thumping xenophobia. Over three terms as Chicago mayor between 1915 and 1931, William Hale... Read more
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Business Standard India
Govt reviewing norms to boost infra investment: SinhaMoS for Finance says Centre would provide rules-based, policy driven, non-discr
Govt reviewing norms to boost infra investment: Sinha
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
MoS for Finance says Centre would provide rules-based, policy driven, non-discretionary style of governanceMoS for Finance says Centre would provide rules-based, policy driven, non-discretionary... Read more
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Boston Globe
Reel BostonThis story was first published in the Boston Globe on Feb. 27, 2005. How do yo
Reel Boston
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
This story was first published in the Boston Globe on Feb. 27, 2005. How do you capture the soul of a place on film? This is the mystery of location filming the task, half craft and half art, that any film crew must address when it leaves the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Govt woos private share for $150-bn infra projects: Jayant SinhaIn a bid to attract big-ticket investments to revive India's creaky infrastruct
Govt woos private share for $150-bn infra projects: Jayant Sinha
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
In a bid to attract big-ticket investments to revive India's creaky infrastructure sector, the government said on Friday it was reviewing project structuring and regulations to offer attractive returns to investors. Jayant Sinha, Minister of State... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Futures Unchanged, Global Stock Algos Anemic Ahead Of U.S. Payrolls ReportUS futures were largely unchanged overnight, with a modest bounce after the Eur
Futures Unchanged, Global Stock Algos Anemic Ahead Of U.S. Payrolls Report
Zero Hedge / Posted 6 days ago
US futures were largely unchanged overnight, with a modest bounce after the European close driven by a feeble attempt to push oil higher, faded quickly and as of this moment the E-mini was hugging the flatline ahead of today's main event - the... Read more
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dna
Government seeks more private investment in ongoing infrastructure projects: Jayant SinhaSeeking more private investment in ongoing infrastructure projects worth $100-1
Government seeks more private investment in ongoing infrastructure projects: Jayant Sinha
dna / Posted 6 days ago
Seeking more private investment in ongoing infrastructure projects worth $100-150 billion (nearly Rs 6.8- 10.2 lakh crore), the government on Friday said project structure and regulations are being reviewed to offer investors attractive returns. On... Read more
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Tony Pua
How many billions of ringgit have actually been deposited into Najib's bank account?In another week of multiple exposés by the Sarawak Report, Malaysians are repea
How many billions of ringgit have actually been deposited into Najib's bank account?
Tony Pua / Posted 6 days ago
In another week of multiple exposés by the Sarawak Report, Malaysians are repeatedly stunned by the secret alleged excesses and extravagance of the Prime Minister. On Wednesday, the Sarawak Report revealed that Ministry of Finance subsidiary, SRC... Read more
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asianage
Government looking to address challenges plaguing infra sector: Jayant SinhaMinister of State for Finance Jayant Sinha The government in December had set
Government looking to address challenges plaguing infra sector: Jayant Sinha
asianage / Posted 6 days ago
Minister of State for Finance Jayant Sinha The government in December had set up the Rs 40,000 crore National Investment and Infrastructure Fund. New Delhi: Seeking more private investment in ongoing infrastructure projects worth USD 100-150... Read more
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asianage
Government looking to address challenges plaguing infra sector Jayant SinhaMinister of State for Finance Jayant Sinha The government in December had set
Government looking to address challenges plaguing infra sector Jayant Sinha
asianage / Posted 6 days ago
Minister of State for Finance Jayant Sinha The government in December had set up the Rs 40,000 crore National Investment and Infrastructure Fund. New Delhi: Seeking more private investment in ongoing infrastructure projects worth USD 100-150... Read more
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The Economic Times
Government looking to address challenges plaguing infra sector: Jayant SinhaNEW DELHI: Seeking more private investment in ongoing infrastructure projects w
Government looking to address challenges plaguing infra sector: Jayant Sinha
The Economic Times / Posted 6 days ago
NEW DELHI: Seeking more private investment in ongoing infrastructure projects worth $100-150 billion, the government today said project structure and regulations are being reviewed to offer investors attractive returns. On the second-day of an... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Area Police ReportsMichael A. Deponceau, 52, of Jamestown, was charged at 6:08 p.m. on Feb. 3 with
Area Police Reports
The Post-Journal / Posted 6 days ago
Michael A. Deponceau, 52, of Jamestown, was charged at 6:08 p.m. on Feb. 3 with driving while intoxicated, second-degree obstructing governmental administration, resisting arrest, failure to submit to a chemical breath test, failure to submit to a... Read more
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The Gadsden Times
Super Bowl event at Blackstone benefits petsThe HSPRAC is partnering with Blackstone Pub & Eatery in downtown Gadsden for a
Super Bowl event at Blackstone benefits pets
The Gadsden Times / Posted 6 days ago
The HSPRAC is partnering with Blackstone Pub & Eatery in downtown Gadsden for a Super Paws Party starting at 5:30 p.m. “We’ve partnered with the Alabama Spay and Neuter Clinic and got a challenge from them,” said HSPRAC Director Christi Brown. The... Read more
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