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Express and Star
Rail group calls for major revamp of Sandwell and Dudley station « Express & Starconsulting on the future of the Inter-City West Coast Rail Line. Councillor Ma
Rail group calls for major revamp of Sandwell and Dudley station « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted 2 minutes ago
consulting on the future of the Inter-City West Coast Rail Line. Councillor Mark Winnington, WMR chairman and head of economic growth at Staffordshire County Council, said: “This requires station modernisation, better facilities, and... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Scandal tarnishes VET sector, putting future of skills training under threatenrolments and a few rogue operators tarnishing the reputation of the sector, a
Scandal tarnishes VET sector, putting future of skills training under threat
Brisbane Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
enrolments and a few rogue operators tarnishing the reputation of the sector, a new report has found. The Committee for Economic Development of Australia has called for a complete overhaul of the vocational education and training sector which it... Read more
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Brisbane Times
ASX hits near one-month low on US interest rate rise betsYellen, with vice-chair Stanley Fisher, left, and William Dudley, president of
ASX hits near one-month low on US interest rate rise bets
Brisbane Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
Yellen, with vice-chair Stanley Fisher, left, and William Dudley, president of the Reserve Bank of New York. Dr Yellen said economic data "strengthened" the case for a rate hike. Photo: Bloomberg With the exception of Japan's currency sensitive... Read more
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The Age
Scandal tarnishes VET sector, putting future of skills training under threatenrolments and a few rogue operators tarnishing the reputation of the sector, a
Scandal tarnishes VET sector, putting future of skills training under threat
The Age / Posted 6 minutes ago
enrolments and a few rogue operators tarnishing the reputation of the sector, a new report has found. The Committee for Economic Development of Australia has called for a complete overhaul of the vocational education and training sector which it... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Clinton hits Trump by recalling her father's businessagainst Donald Trump's checkered business past: her dad. As the Democratic pres
Clinton hits Trump by recalling her father's business
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 7 minutes ago
against Donald Trump's checkered business past: her dad. As the Democratic presidential nominee seeks to undercut Trump's economic record and promote her plans for small businesses, she is invoking memories of her late father's Chicago drapery... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Scandal tarnishes VET sector, putting future of skills training under threatenrolments and a few rogue operators tarnishing the reputation of the sector, a
Scandal tarnishes VET sector, putting future of skills training under threat
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 8 minutes ago
enrolments and a few rogue operators tarnishing the reputation of the sector, a new report has found. The Committee for Economic Development of Australia has called for a complete overhaul of the vocational education and training sector which it... Read more
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Business Wire
Coca-Cola is the First Fortune 500 Company to Replenish All the Water It Uses Globallythat reduce our environmental footprint, create a safe, inclusive work environm
Coca-Cola is the First Fortune 500 Company to Replenish All the Water It Uses Globally
Business Wire / Posted 9 minutes ago
that reduce our environmental footprint, create a safe, inclusive work environment for our associates, and enhance the economic development of the communities where we operate. Together with our bottling partners, we rank among the world's top... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Clinton hits Trump by recalling her father's businessagainst Donald Trump's checkered business past: her dad. As the Democratic pres
Clinton hits Trump by recalling her father's business
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 10 minutes ago
against Donald Trump's checkered business past: her dad. As the Democratic presidential nominee seeks to undercut Trump's economic record and promote her plans for small businesses, she is invoking memories of her late father's Chicago drapery... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Neighbor Ga. churches, split on race lines, work to heal divideThis is part of Divided America, AP's ongoing exploration of the economic, soci
Neighbor Ga. churches, split on race lines, work to heal divide
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 10 minutes ago
This is part of Divided America, AP's ongoing exploration of the economic, social and political divisions - and in some cases attempts at reconciliation - in American society. MACON, Ga. (AP) - There are two First Baptist Churches in Macon - one... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Eight facts about dementiawith are female in the UK, according to the latest statistics. Cost of care Ca
Eight facts about dementia
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 13 minutes ago
with are female in the UK, according to the latest statistics. Cost of care Caring for each person with dementia has an economic impact of almost £28,500 each year.Most feared condition Dementia is the most feared condition amongst people over... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Clinton hits Trump by recalling her father's businesssays is Donald Trump's checkered business past: her dad. As the Democratic pre
Clinton hits Trump by recalling her father's business
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 13 minutes ago
says is Donald Trump's checkered business past: her dad. As the Democratic presidential nominee works to undercut Trump's economic record and promote her plans for small businesses, she is invoking memories of her late father's Chicago drapery... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
£40M plan could create 400 jobs in North of Glasgowthe store and additional construction jobs. "It is considered the net benefits
£40M plan could create 400 jobs in North of Glasgow
EveningTimes Online / Posted 14 minutes ago
the store and additional construction jobs. "It is considered the net benefits of the proposals represent a very significant material consideration in the delivery of major physical, social and economic regeneration within the Clyde Wate... Read more
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TheBull
Weekly Petrol Prices8.2 per cent in Western Australia, 6.2 per cent in NSW, and 6.0 per cent in Vic
Weekly Petrol Prices
TheBull / Posted 16 minutes ago
8.2 per cent in Western Australia, 6.2 per cent in NSW, and 6.0 per cent in Victoria.” What is the importance of the economic data? Weekly figures on petrol prices are compiled by ORIMA Research on behalf of the Australian Institute of... Read more
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heraldscotland
Guess who is on the end of a kicking from Ed Balls for Labour's election defeat?anybody about stability, given the utter chaos and confusion her party has caus
Guess who is on the end of a kicking from Ed Balls for Labour's election defeat?
heraldscotland / Posted 17 minutes ago
anybody about stability, given the utter chaos and confusion her party has caused with Brexit, and the potentially huge economic damage to Scotland which it threatens.” A spokesman for Nicola Sturgeon's SNP responds. Jeff J Mitchell/Getty... Read more
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The Economic Times
50% of states expected to approve GST by early Septembertaxes paid in the previous stage. It is expected to benefit consumers and help
50% of states expected to approve GST by early September
The Economic Times / Posted 18 minutes ago
taxes paid in the previous stage. It is expected to benefit consumers and help government revenues and add to overall economic growth. Three non-NDA ruled states — Himachal Pradesh, Bihar and Delhi — have approved the bill. Kerala and... Read more
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The Economic Times
Business of politics: So, should Modi govt play like a T20 cricketer or go for Test playof the NDA in the 2004 elections would be fresh for the BJP stalwarts. Coming
Business of politics: So, should Modi govt play like a T20 cricketer or go for Test play
The Economic Times / Posted 18 minutes ago
of the NDA in the 2004 elections would be fresh for the BJP stalwarts. Coming back to cricket analogy, the process of economic reforms in a country like India is much more like a Test match and less like a T20 or a 50-over ODI. Scoring quickly... Read more
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The Economic Times
Betting on bullish consumers? They are actually slowing down growth; Here’s howthe differing expectations about spending and employment generation between con
Betting on bullish consumers? They are actually slowing down growth; Here’s how
The Economic Times / Posted 18 minutes ago
the differing expectations about spending and employment generation between consumers and producers in the country. In economic decision-making, expectations determine tomorrow's outcome and those are formed on the basis of past... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Cleft palate repair costs the same for internationally adopted childrenexpedite the process of family placement and lead to more children in need find
Cleft palate repair costs the same for internationally adopted children
News-Medical-Net / Posted 18 minutes ago
expedite the process of family placement and lead to more children in need finding a home. Full text of the article, “Economic Analysis of Cleft Palate Repair in International Adoptees,” The Cleft Palate–Craniofacial Journal, Vol. 53, No. 5,... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Clinton hits Trump by recalling her father's businessagainst Donald Trump's checkered business past: her dad. As the Democratic pres
Clinton hits Trump by recalling her father's business
Stamford Advocate / Posted 18 minutes ago
against Donald Trump's checkered business past: her dad. As the Democratic presidential nominee seeks to undercut Trump's economic record and promote her plans for small businesses, she is invoking memories of her late father's Chicago drapery... Read more
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WA Today
ASX hits near one-month low on US interest rate rise betsYellen, with vice-chair Stanley Fisher, left, and William Dudley, president of
ASX hits near one-month low on US interest rate rise bets
WA Today / Posted 21 minutes ago
Yellen, with vice-chair Stanley Fisher, left, and William Dudley, president of the Reserve Bank of New York. Dr Yellen said economic data "strengthened" the case for a rate hike. Photo: Bloomberg With the exception of Japan's currency sensitive... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Day of the jackal is here, but we'll not hear much about itwill not be left to do his job and that the process of frustrating him has only
Day of the jackal is here, but we'll not hear much about it
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 22 minutes ago
will not be left to do his job and that the process of frustrating him has only just begun. It is another nail in our economic coffin. As we know, with Gordhan out of the way, Zuma will be laughing all the way to the Treasury and will have... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Zimbabwe is wound up for turmoilunstoppable," said the party's vice-president Nelson Chamisa. The US embassy i
Zimbabwe is wound up for turmoil
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 22 minutes ago
unstoppable," said the party's vice-president Nelson Chamisa. The US embassy in Harare said at the weekend that failed government policies were behind social unrest. "The US is troubled by the economic policies that prompted recent... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
'Gender gap costs Africa billions'index for every 1% increase in gender inequality. "Closing the gender gap woul
'Gender gap costs Africa billions'
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 23 minutes ago
index for every 1% increase in gender inequality. "Closing the gender gap would not only set Africa on a double-digit economic growth track, but it would also significantly contribute to meeting its development goals," said UNDP Africa... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Media conflated Ramaphosa’s meeting with Chinese ‘with other meetings held on SA economy’: Presidencythe erroneous impression created by a Johannesburg newspaper” that the Chinese
Media conflated Ramaphosa’s meeting with Chinese ‘with other meetings held on SA economy’: Presidency
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 23 minutes ago
the erroneous impression created by a Johannesburg newspaper” that the Chinese had “raised concern about the political and economic instability in South Africa‚ and not political and economic instability in South Africa”. The statement did not... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Japanese split over ‘Abenomics’ but most want PM to stay, poll findsthe Nikkei-TV Tokyo poll noted, however, that the same support was not reflecte
Japanese split over ‘Abenomics’ but most want PM to stay, poll finds
Asian Correspondent / Posted 23 minutes ago
the Nikkei-TV Tokyo poll noted, however, that the same support was not reflected in views concerning the prime minister’s economic policies dubbed “Abenomics”, characterized by The Economist as a “mix of reflation, government spending and a growth... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Stock market may improve this weekto market research firm 2TradeAsia.com. What could help set the tone after the
Stock market may improve this week
Pilipino Star / Posted 24 minutes ago
to market research firm 2TradeAsia.com. What could help set the tone after the ghost month is the Duterte administration’s economic growth agenda, it said. “A key highlight would be on the pace of fiscal spending, including the specifics of the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Japan promises Kenya aid to fund development, power generationNAIROBI: Japan will give Kenya 1 billion yen (7.45 million pounds) in aid to sp
Japan promises Kenya aid to fund development, power generation
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 30 minutes ago
NAIROBI: Japan will give Kenya 1 billion yen (7.45 million pounds) in aid to spur economic and social development, and will extend an as yet unspecified amount for a geothermal power project, the leaders of the two countries said. Resource-poor... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Kerry arrives for Bangladesh talks amid terrorism concernsfirst visit to Bangladesh as secretary of state, plans to discuss counterterror
Kerry arrives for Bangladesh talks amid terrorism concerns
Hawaii News Now / Posted 33 minutes ago
first visit to Bangladesh as secretary of state, plans to discuss counterterrorism cooperation, along with human rights and economic development. After his brief stop in Bangladesh, Kerry travels to India to attend the seventh meeting of the... Read more
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express
Politicians need to stop scheming and deliver Brexit, blasts LEO MCKINSTRYones who fell for the scaremongering of Project Fear, which has now been expose
Politicians need to stop scheming and deliver Brexit, blasts LEO MCKINSTRY
express / Posted 35 minutes ago
ones who fell for the scaremongering of Project Fear, which has now been exposed for its emptiness by Britain’s continuing economic success. Related articles Yet still the pro-EU zealots continue with their quest to subvert British democracy. Next... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
President Duterte to China: ‘Treat us as brothers and not your enemies’concerns over the plight of the Filipino fishermen who are being barred by Chin
President Duterte to China: ‘Treat us as brothers and not your enemies’
Manila Bulletin / Posted 36 minutes ago
concerns over the plight of the Filipino fishermen who are being barred by China from fishing within the exclusive economic zone of the Philippines in the WPS. ”Maybe, just maybe, if we continue and treat each others as brothers and... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Second round of peace talks resumes in Octoberefforts to accelerate the outputs coming from the reciprocal working committees
Second round of peace talks resumes in October
Manila Bulletin / Posted 36 minutes ago
efforts to accelerate the outputs coming from the reciprocal working committees; and the six-month timeline for socio-economic reform. Also present during the conference was GPH panel member Mayor Ed Pamintuan who, likewise, reported the... Read more
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The Age
ASX hits near one-month low on US interest rate rise betsboth ended 0.8 per cent, or 46 points, lower at 5469.22 and 5561.5 respectively
ASX hits near one-month low on US interest rate rise bets
The Age / Posted 36 minutes ago
both ended 0.8 per cent, or 46 points, lower at 5469.22 and 5561.5 respectively. US Fed chair Janet Yellen [middle] said economic data "strengthened" the case for a rate hike. Photo: Bloomberg With the exception of Japan's currency sensitive... Read more
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The Irish Times
Global shares slip to two-week lowShe will probably try to strike a balance between an improving US economy and r
Global shares slip to two-week low
The Irish Times / Posted 37 minutes ago
She will probably try to strike a balance between an improving US economy and risks abroad.” Chris Scicluna, head of economic research at Daiwa Capital Markets, took a similar line, saying: “Yellen won’t be able to ignore the current debate... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
My nephew, even the late Mills lost trust in Mahamaby two thematic factors. First, the critics are claiming that President Mahama
My nephew, even the late Mills lost trust in Mahama
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 38 minutes ago
by two thematic factors. First, the critics are claiming that President Mahama has failed to improve on Ghana’s socio-economic standards of living, hence the incompetent tag. Secondly, the erstwhile Attorney General, Martin Amidu’s exposition... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
ASX hits near one-month low on US interest rate rise betsboth ended 0.8 per cent, or 46 points, lower at 5469.22 and 5561.5 respectively
ASX hits near one-month low on US interest rate rise bets
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 38 minutes ago
both ended 0.8 per cent, or 46 points, lower at 5469.22 and 5561.5 respectively. US Fed chair Janet Yellen [middle] said economic data "strengthened" the case for a rate hike. Photo: Bloomberg With the exception of Japan's currency sensitive... Read more
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Salon.com
Kerry arrives for Bangladesh talks amid terrorism concernsfirst visit to Bangladesh as secretary of state, plans to discuss counterterror
Kerry arrives for Bangladesh talks amid terrorism concerns
Salon.com / Posted 38 minutes ago
first visit to Bangladesh as secretary of state, plans to discuss counterterrorism cooperation, along with human rights and economic development. After his brief stop in Bangladesh, Kerry travels to India to attend the seventh meeting of the... Read more
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Deseret News
Rely on facts and data … not rhetoricthe facts to solve real American problems. Bob Fuehr is a retired telecommunic
Rely on facts and data … not rhetoric
Deseret News / Posted 40 minutes ago
the facts to solve real American problems. Bob Fuehr is a retired telecommunications executive and former director of the Utah Division of Economic Development and was a candidate for the Republican 4th District Congressional nomination... Read more
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Canberra Times
ASX hits near one-month low on US interest rate rise betsboth ended 0.8 per cent, or 46 points, lower at 5469.22 and 5561.5 respectively
ASX hits near one-month low on US interest rate rise bets
Canberra Times / Posted 40 minutes ago
both ended 0.8 per cent, or 46 points, lower at 5469.22 and 5561.5 respectively. US Fed chair Janet Yellen [middle] said economic data "strengthened" the case for a rate hike. Photo: Bloomberg With the exception of Japan's currency sensitive... Read more
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Deseret News
For better education and economic outcomes, society must address the marriage gapcommitment to raising children together.” Because both parents are educated, th
For better education and economic outcomes, society must address the marriage gap
Deseret News / Posted 40 minutes ago
commitment to raising children together.” Because both parents are educated, the women in these marriages “are the most economically independent women in the history of the nation.” This allows some of these women to choose for a time to be at... Read more
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Scotsman
Social lender SIS receives top marks for year-end statswith and supporting young social entrepreneurs.” Alastair Davis, chief executi
Social lender SIS receives top marks for year-end stats
Scotsman / Posted 41 minutes ago
with and supporting young social entrepreneurs.” Alastair Davis, chief executive of SIS, added: “Despite another year of economic volatility, we have seen both a sustained demand for social investment and a growth in supply of investment capital... Read more
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Business Standard India
Aurobindo, Intas seek to boost Europe business with Teva bidon the block as a part of anti-trust requirement following acquisition of drug
Aurobindo, Intas seek to boost Europe business with Teva bid
Business Standard India / Posted 43 minutes ago
on the block as a part of anti-trust requirement following acquisition of drug maker Allergan last year. A report in The Economic Times said Aurobindo and Intas had submitted binding offers for Allergan's products which are valued over a $ 1... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Kerry arrives for Bangladesh talks amid terrorism concernsfirst visit to Bangladesh as secretary of state, plans to discuss counterterror
Kerry arrives for Bangladesh talks amid terrorism concerns
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 47 minutes ago
first visit to Bangladesh as secretary of state, plans to discuss counterterrorism cooperation, along with human rights and economic development. After his brief stop in Bangladesh, Kerry travels to India to attend the seventh meeting of the... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Kerry arrives for Bangladesh talks amid terrorism concernsfirst visit to Bangladesh as secretary of state, plans to discuss counterterror
Kerry arrives for Bangladesh talks amid terrorism concerns
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 47 minutes ago
first visit to Bangladesh as secretary of state, plans to discuss counterterrorism cooperation, along with human rights and economic development. After his brief stop in Bangladesh, Kerry travels to India to attend the seventh meeting of the... Read more
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iol.co.za
The pros and cons of a sugar taxin their daily diets and how frequently they do so. These studies should ideal
The pros and cons of a sugar tax
iol.co.za / Posted 51 minutes ago
in their daily diets and how frequently they do so. These studies should ideally also take into consideration socio-economic factors; age, gender, ethnicity, cultural and religious aspects which may play a role in dietary preferences. Only... Read more
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iol.co.za
Union goes to court over MTN call centresmillion mainly due to the negative impact of network outages in some areas, whi
Union goes to court over MTN call centres
iol.co.za / Posted 52 minutes ago
million mainly due to the negative impact of network outages in some areas, which had led to dropped calls. It also said that competition and economic pressures had affected consumer spending. Shares rose 0.18 percent to close at R121.50 on Fr... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
African Countries Can Learn From Japan in Developing Agriculturebumper harvest this year," the President said. On his expectation for TICAD, P
African Countries Can Learn From Japan in Developing Agriculture
AllAfrica.com / Posted 55 minutes ago
bumper harvest this year," the President said. On his expectation for TICAD, President Buhari said Japan's story of rapid economic growth, hardwork and advanced technology should encourage Africans to strive harder and solve its development... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Buhari Opens Up Economy to Japanese Govtthe margins of the sixth Tokyo International Conference on African Development
Buhari Opens Up Economy to Japanese Govt
AllAfrica.com / Posted 55 minutes ago
the margins of the sixth Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD VI). He said Japan's story of rapid economic growth, hardwork and advanced technology should encourage Africans to strive harder and solve its development... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
IOM Installs E-Border Equipment in 10 Nigerian Border Postsand installation of MIDAS at the different border posts to ensure efficient ser
IOM Installs E-Border Equipment in 10 Nigerian Border Posts
AllAfrica.com / Posted 55 minutes ago
and installation of MIDAS at the different border posts to ensure efficient service delivery. "Given the global security, economic, political and environmental challenges, it is imperative to apply technological innovation to tackle the important... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Community Leader Appeals to Govtwhich has lasted for two months now has brought untold hardship to the people o
Community Leader Appeals to Govt
AllAfrica.com / Posted 56 minutes ago
which has lasted for two months now has brought untold hardship to the people of the state and also brought setback to the economic fortunes of the state. "The poor masses in the state are finding things more difficult due to the strike and life... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nigeria to Be in Top 100 Countries in Ease of Doing Business By 2019time. "We believe government has a particular responsibility to create right a
Nigeria to Be in Top 100 Countries in Ease of Doing Business By 2019
AllAfrica.com / Posted 56 minutes ago
time. "We believe government has a particular responsibility to create right and attractive environment for businesses and economic activities to thrive. "In furtherance of this vision, we have launched the Presidential Enabling Environment... Read more
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