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Business Wire
Fitch Affirms Pasadena, TX Water and Sewer Revenue Bonds 'AAwaterworks and sewer system revenue bonds, series 2008; --$6,815,000 waterwork
Fitch Affirms Pasadena, TX Water and Sewer Revenue Bonds 'AA
Business Wire / Posted an hour ago
waterworks and sewer system revenue bonds, series 2008; --$6,815,000 waterworks and sewer system revenue refunding bonds, series 2010. The Rating Outlook is Stable. SECURITY The bonds are secured by a first lien on and pledge of... Read more
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Bury Times
Charities encouraged to apply for Gannett grant worth thousandsto the communities and neighbourhoods served by our newspapers and online audie
Charities encouraged to apply for Gannett grant worth thousands
Bury Times / Posted 2 hours ago
to the communities and neighbourhoods served by our newspapers and online audience. That includes schemes for neighbourhood improvement and local problem-solving, economic development, youth development, education and cultural enrichment, care of... Read more
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Forest Lake Times
Ranks crowded in local elections |have events that bring our community together, we don’t have any controversy to
Ranks crowded in local elections |
Forest Lake Times / Posted 4 hours ago
have events that bring our community together, we don’t have any controversy to speak of, we have low crime, we have high economic activity, we have great schools,” he said, adding that he thinks that in its current governmental state, the city is... Read more
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FOX Business
A Deep Dive Into Square Incpretty interesting. They werefounded in 2009 by Jack Dorsey, whoeveryone will k
A Deep Dive Into Square Inc
FOX Business / Posted 15 hours ago
pretty interesting. They werefounded in 2009 by Jack Dorsey, whoeveryone will know as one of the co-founders ofTwitter.Hefunded it with Jim McKelvey, who was, at the time, I'm not sure if this was his job or if he was dabbling in it as a hobby,... Read more
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FOX Business
A Deep Dive Into Square Incpretty interesting. They werefounded in 2009 by Jack Dorsey, whoeveryone will k
A Deep Dive Into Square Inc
FOX Business / Posted 15 hours ago
pretty interesting. They werefounded in 2009 by Jack Dorsey, whoeveryone will know as one of the co-founders ofTwitter.Hefunded it with Jim McKelvey, who was, at the time, I'm not sure if this was his job or if he was dabbling in it as a hobby,... Read more
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Business Standard India
SBI back on funds' radarThe shares of the country’s top lender State Bank of India (SBI) are once again
SBI back on funds' radar
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
The shares of the country’s top lender State Bank of India (SBI) are once again back on the radar of equity fund managers. The counter has been ignored by money managers for several quarters in a row. The latest buying in the stock has coincided with... Read more
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Style Weekly
The 2016 Richmond Power Listand idea-starters must compete for finite resources — audience share, grant mon
The 2016 Richmond Power List
Style Weekly / Posted yesterday
and idea-starters must compete for finite resources — audience share, grant money and philanthropic attention. Private fundraising is especially rough on arts groups during election season, when there’s less money to be had. But one of... Read more
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Bolton News
Charities invited to apply for share of thousands of pounds in grantsnearly £4 million. Bolton projects to have benefited in the past include Bolto
Charities invited to apply for share of thousands of pounds in grants
Bolton News / Posted yesterday
nearly £4 million. Bolton projects to have benefited in the past include Bolton Hospice, which was given £8,300 to fund equipment in 2015. Another charity to benefit was Newstalk — an organisation which provides a recorded weekly bulletin... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cleaning Upaid from industrial countries (pre-2007/2008 global financial crisis figures),
Cleaning Up
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
aid from industrial countries (pre-2007/2008 global financial crisis figures), according to the Organization for European Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD). In 2014, Kenya sold government bonds to European and US investors to raise... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Stocks Creep Higher As Dollar Resumes Falling, Oil Slides For Second Dayemerging markets higher, even if it failed to boost oil which as we noted last
Stocks Creep Higher As Dollar Resumes Falling, Oil Slides For Second Day
Zero Hedge / Posted yesterday
emerging markets higher, even if it failed to boost oil which as we noted last night was downgraded by Goldman on various fundamental reasons. Commodity producers led gains in European equities and S&P 500 futures crept higher suggesting a green... Read more
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Pendle Today
Mills redevelopment gets a £400,000 grant kickstartThe major redevelopment of Brierfield Mills is set to benefit from £400,000 in
Mills redevelopment gets a £400,000 grant kickstart
Pendle Today / Posted yesterday
The major redevelopment of Brierfield Mills is set to benefit from £400,000 in sports funding, after a successful bid from Burnley FC in the Community. The investment will be used to develop a sports hall, two artificial grass pitches, a clip and... Read more
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Freeman journal
Wright Co. enters deal with Prestagealso approved the final reading on ordinance No. 52 - an ordinance that allows
Wright Co. enters deal with Prestage
Freeman journal / Posted yesterday
also approved the final reading on ordinance No. 52 - an ordinance that allows the county to make infrastructure improvements. "This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for Wright County," said Stan Watne, chairman of the Board of... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Wright County commits to Prestagealso approved the final reading on ordinance No. 52 - an ordinance that allows
Wright County commits to Prestage
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted yesterday
also approved the final reading on ordinance No. 52 - an ordinance that allows the county to make infrastructure improvements. "This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for Wright County," said Stan Watne, chairman of the Board of... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
SCLC demands accountability for misused fundsNorthside residents have complained for years that funds meant for our side of
SCLC demands accountability for misused funds
The Florida Times-Union / Posted yesterday
Northside residents have complained for years that funds meant for our side of the city are often diverted or discounted. A City Council Auditor’s report seems to document that our long historical concerns are accurate. Councilman Reginald Brown... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Economist - Develop New Engines of Growthby UB on Thursday, Mogotsi said diamonds and other mining resources being infin
Economist - Develop New Engines of Growth
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
by UB on Thursday, Mogotsi said diamonds and other mining resources being infinite commodities, Botswana should intensify economic diversification efforts to create the next economic lifeline. She cautioned that the mining sector is heavily... Read more
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Business Standard India
SBI back on equity fund managers' radarSBI have lapped nearly 60 million shares, they are among the most bought by fun
SBI back on equity fund managers' radar
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
SBI have lapped nearly 60 million shares, they are among the most bought by fund managers The shares of country's top lender State Bank of India (SBI) are once again back on the radar of equity fund managers.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
N96 Trillion Oil Revenue - How Nigeria Short-Changed Oil Producing Areasof revenue from crude sales (N51trillion) However, the huge earnings since 195
N96 Trillion Oil Revenue - How Nigeria Short-Changed Oil Producing Areas
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
of revenue from crude sales (N51trillion) However, the huge earnings since 1958, arguably, have translated to little or no improvement on the welfare of the citizenry, especially the people of the oil producing areas, whose environment - land,... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Fort Morgan city sales tax revenue still downThe latest city sales tax revenues show that Fort Morgan continues to see the e
Fort Morgan city sales tax revenue still down
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 2 days ago
The latest city sales tax revenues show that Fort Morgan continues to see the effects of an economic slowdown in 2016. That becomes especially clear when this year's the monthly numbers are compared with those of 2015. This past June, the city... Read more
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The News & Observer
Legislature’s push for environmental policy causes unease at UNCwill collaborate on research and policy, was established in this summer’s budge
Legislature’s push for environmental policy causes unease at UNC
The News & Observer / Posted 3 days ago
will collaborate on research and policy, was established in this summer’s budget law, with $1 million in annual state funding plus $3.5 million in public startup funds if the university can raise matching money. Specifically, the law directs... Read more
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Inquirier.net
‘A forgotten crisis’help from the governments of Spain and Canada, the European Commission and Unit
‘A forgotten crisis’
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
help from the governments of Spain and Canada, the European Commission and United Nations Children’s Emergency Fund (Unicef), the AAHP is focused on the campaign to prevent hunger from slowly killing tens of thousands of people... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Snyder discusses energy, economy, education, moreThe Mining Journal held a 20-minute interview with Snyder Friday covering the e
Snyder discusses energy, economy, education, more
The Mining Journal / Posted 4 days ago
The Mining Journal held a 20-minute interview with Snyder Friday covering the economy, education funding, transparency, energy and the environment at the end of his week-long lap around the Upper Peninsula. The Court of Appeals in June found a 2010... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
New Missouri state park opens with some controversyover through tourism. According the DNR, the state park system attracts more th
New Missouri state park opens with some controversy
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
over through tourism. According the DNR, the state park system attracts more than 19 million visitors annually, and a 2012 economic impact study estimated total annual expenditures of state park visitors the previous year were $778 million. The... Read more
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The Hindu
Keep a watch on food inflationper cent. Some economists and the Reserve Bank of India have pointed to the for
Keep a watch on food inflation
The Hindu / Posted 4 days ago
per cent. Some economists and the Reserve Bank of India have pointed to the forecast of normal rainfall this year, and the improvement in sowing on the back of the steady progress of the monsoon, as clear indicators that the outlook for supply can... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch Upgrades Essex County, NJ's GOs to 'AA+'; Assigns 'F1+' to BANs'AA+' rating to the following general obligation (GO) bonds to be issued by the
Fitch Upgrades Essex County, NJ's GOs to 'AA+'; Assigns 'F1+' to BANs
Business Wire / Posted 4 days ago
'AA+' rating to the following general obligation (GO) bonds to be issued by the County of Essex, NJ: --$24,520,000 general improvement bonds, series 2016A; --$80,000,000 county vocational school bonds, series 2016B (New Jersey School Bond Reserve... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch Rates Hilton Head Island SC's GO Bonds 'AA+' & BANs 'F1+'; Outlook StableTown of Hilton Head Island, SC's general obligation (GO) bonds and GO bond anti
Fitch Rates Hilton Head Island SC's GO Bonds 'AA+' & BANs 'F1+'; Outlook Stable
Business Wire / Posted 4 days ago
Town of Hilton Head Island, SC's general obligation (GO) bonds and GO bond anticipation notes (BANs): --$29.4 million GO refunding bonds, series 2016A, 2016B and 2016C 'AA+'; --$25 million GO BANs, series 2016, due Oct. 5, 2017 'F1+'. The bonds... Read more
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The Irish Times
Italian banks dig deeper into trouble with zombie lendingstruggle to come to grips with an escalating problem with bad loans, a new pape
Italian banks dig deeper into trouble with zombie lending
The Irish Times / Posted 5 days ago
struggle to come to grips with an escalating problem with bad loans, a new paper by economists connected to the Centre for Economic Policy Research, a European policy shop, highlights the extent to which Italy’s main banks – known to be the weakest... Read more
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The Irish Times
Troubled Italian banks can’t stop lending to stagnant Italian companiesstruggle to come to grips with an escalating problem with bad loans, a new pape
Troubled Italian banks can’t stop lending to stagnant Italian companies
The Irish Times / Posted 5 days ago
struggle to come to grips with an escalating problem with bad loans, a new paper by economists connected to the Centre for Economic Policy Research, a European policy shop, highlights the extent to which Italy’s main banks - known to be the weakest... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch Rates Austin, TX PIBs, COs & PPFCOs 'AAA'; Outlook StableRatings has assigned an 'AAA' rating to the following obligations of the City o
Fitch Rates Austin, TX PIBs, COs & PPFCOs 'AAA'; Outlook Stable
Business Wire / Posted 5 days ago
Ratings has assigned an 'AAA' rating to the following obligations of the City of Austin, Texas: --$107.4 million public improvement and refunding bonds, series 2016; --$53.6 million certificates of obligation (COs), series 2016; --$25.1... Read more
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Boston Globe
A nickel for your thoughts on how to make taxis betterof the security fees, taxes, and airport facility charges, included a small add
A nickel for your thoughts on how to make taxis better
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
of the security fees, taxes, and airport facility charges, included a small additional line item: the Ocean Liner Support Fund, to help that industry stay afloat? Could a similar subsidy have saved cinema organists, minicomputers, or the Pony... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
New Missouri state park opens with some controversyover through tourism. According the DNR, the state park system attracts more th
New Missouri state park opens with some controversy
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
over through tourism. According the DNR, the state park system attracts more than 19 million visitors annually, and a 2012 economic impact study estimated that total annual expenditures of state park visitors the previous year were $778 million.... Read more
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The North West Star
Fund managers dip into cash as equity markets rally onFund managers are doing anything but "sell everything" as the equity rally show
Fund managers dip into cash as equity markets rally on
The North West Star / Posted 5 days ago
Fund managers are doing anything but "sell everything" as the equity rally shows no signs of ending. Fund managers are being forced to dip into their cash holdings as the market rally shows little sign of abating, flying in the face of bearish... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
N64.8 Billion UBE Funds - Education Ministry Takes 28 States to FEC for SanctionAbuja — The Federal Ministry of Education has reported 28 states which did not
N64.8 Billion UBE Funds - Education Ministry Takes 28 States to FEC for Sanction
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Abuja — The Federal Ministry of Education has reported 28 states which did not access the N64.8billion UBE funds in the country to the Federal Executive Council (FEC) for possible sanction. This was because of the states' inability to access the... Read more
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Market Watch
Moscow stock market is up, but Russian economy is still downA collapse in the price of its major export. Economic sanctions imposed by its
Moscow stock market is up, but Russian economy is still down
Market Watch / Posted 6 days ago
A collapse in the price of its major export. Economic sanctions imposed by its main trading partners. A dictatorial, unpredictable government, run by an aging autocrat intent on preserving the status quo, with little appetite for reform or... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Takes Economic Investment to Rural Communitiesin Chitipa District. Nkhamanga Live Stock Club is supported by Nyama Word, wit
Govt Takes Economic Investment to Rural Communities
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
in Chitipa District. Nkhamanga Live Stock Club is supported by Nyama Word, with resources from Rural Livelihoods and Economic Enhancement Programme (RLEEP) through its ambitious Agriculture Commercialization Fund. The Agriculture... Read more
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The Economic Times
Cement, industrial manufacturing to lead recovery: Lalit Nambiar, UTI Mutual FundIn a chat with ET Now, Lalit Nambiar, Senior Vice President & Fund Manager - Eq
Cement, industrial manufacturing to lead recovery: Lalit Nambiar, UTI Mutual Fund
The Economic Times / Posted 6 days ago
In a chat with ET Now, Lalit Nambiar, Senior Vice President & Fund Manager - Equity, UTI Mutual Fund, says the government is putting in place measures to ensure that is recovery in some parts of infrastructure. Edited excerpts ET Now: As of now it is... Read more
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WA Today
'Equities are the best house on a bad street'Fund managers are being forced to dip into their cash holdings as the market ra
'Equities are the best house on a bad street'
WA Today / Posted 6 days ago
Fund managers are being forced to dip into their cash holdings as the market rally shows little sign of abating, flying in the face of bearish predictions at the start of the year that prompted one analyst to advise clients to "sell everything". In... Read more
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Canberra Times
'Equities are the best house on a bad street'Fund managers are being forced to dip into their cash holdings as the market ra
'Equities are the best house on a bad street'
Canberra Times / Posted 6 days ago
Fund managers are being forced to dip into their cash holdings as the market rally shows little sign of abating, flying in the face of bearish predictions at the start of the year that prompted one analyst to advise clients to "sell everything". In... Read more
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Canberra Times
Resources stocks bounce tenuous, fund managers sayFund managers are sceptical that the commodity price rally that has put resourc
Resources stocks bounce tenuous, fund managers say
Canberra Times / Posted 6 days ago
Fund managers are sceptical that the commodity price rally that has put resources stocks among the best performers this year can continue. The sector has risen around 15 per cent since the start of the year, excluding the safe-haven gold stocks,... Read more
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Brisbane Times
'Equities are the best house on a bad street'Fund managers are being forced to dip into their cash holdings as the market ra
'Equities are the best house on a bad street'
Brisbane Times / Posted 6 days ago
Fund managers are being forced to dip into their cash holdings as the market rally shows little sign of abating, flying in the face of bearish predictions at the start of the year that prompted one analyst to advise clients to "sell everything". In... Read more
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The Age
'Equities are the best house on a bad street'Fund managers are being forced to dip into their cash holdings as the market ra
'Equities are the best house on a bad street'
The Age / Posted 6 days ago
Fund managers are being forced to dip into their cash holdings as the market rally shows little sign of abating, flying in the face of bearish predictions at the start of the year that prompted one analyst to advise clients to "sell everything". In... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
'Equities are the best house on a bad street'Fund managers are being forced to dip into their cash holdings as the market ra
'Equities are the best house on a bad street'
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 6 days ago
Fund managers are being forced to dip into their cash holdings as the market rally shows little sign of abating, flying in the face of bearish predictions at the start of the year that prompted one analyst to advise clients to "sell everything". In... Read more
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Daily Mail
US officials delayed flight to Iran with $400m until prisoners releasea research briefing outlining distributed to the press. GOP lawmakers have als
US officials delayed flight to Iran with $400m until prisoners release
Daily Mail / Posted 6 days ago
a research briefing outlining distributed to the press. GOP lawmakers have also complained that the money could be used to fund terrorist groups such as Lebanese militia Hezbollah or it could be funding Assad's regime in Syria. The White House has... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
The Fed is divided over whether it needs to raise rates soon (TLT, TLO, USD, DXY)accommodation, it was prudent to accumulate more data in order to gauge the und
The Fed is divided over whether it needs to raise rates soon (TLT, TLO, USD, DXY)
Stamford Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
accommodation, it was prudent to accumulate more data in order to gauge the underlying momentum in the labor market and economic activity," the minutes said. Recent data showed that the labor market was tightening, and that consumer spending... Read more
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Connecticut Post
The Fed is divided over whether it needs to raise rates soon (TLT, TLO, USD, DXY)accommodation, it was prudent to accumulate more data in order to gauge the und
The Fed is divided over whether it needs to raise rates soon (TLT, TLO, USD, DXY)
Connecticut Post / Posted 6 days ago
accommodation, it was prudent to accumulate more data in order to gauge the underlying momentum in the labor market and economic activity," the minutes said. Recent data showed that the labor market was tightening, and that consumer spending... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
The Fed is divided over whether it needs to raise rates soon (TLT, TLO, USD, DXY)accommodation, it was prudent to accumulate more data in order to gauge the und
The Fed is divided over whether it needs to raise rates soon (TLT, TLO, USD, DXY)
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
accommodation, it was prudent to accumulate more data in order to gauge the underlying momentum in the labor market and economic activity," the minutes said. Recent data showed that the labor market was tightening, and that consumer spending... Read more
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Business Insider
The Fed is divided over whether it needs to raise rates soonaccommodation, it was prudent to accumulate more data in order to gauge the und
The Fed is divided over whether it needs to raise rates soon
Business Insider / Posted 6 days ago
accommodation, it was prudent to accumulate more data in order to gauge the underlying momentum in the labor market and economic activity," the minutes said. Recent data showed that the labor market was tightening, and that consumer spending... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Modular Plants - a Solution for Mining in Nigeriaa major impact on the country's revenue, with the country's GDP dropping from U
Modular Plants - a Solution for Mining in Nigeria
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
a major impact on the country's revenue, with the country's GDP dropping from USD569m in 2014 to USD481m in 2016 (Trading Economics, 2016). In fulfilling this mandate to develop this sector, President Buhari appointed Dr. Kayode Fayemi as the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Stabilising Nigeria's Ailing EconomyChika Amanze Nwachuku writes that with the deepening economic crisis, the feder
Stabilising Nigeria's Ailing Economy
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Chika Amanze Nwachuku writes that with the deepening economic crisis, the federal government should take more proactive measures to forestall a total economic collapse. The Nigerian economy has been under intense strain due to the collapse in oil... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Rutherford, Ray, Tanzler, Malin, McClure, Kaufman and Pueschel bios and questionnairesdiscriminated against because of who they are or whom they love, Certainly, as
Rutherford, Ray, Tanzler, Malin, McClure, Kaufman and Pueschel bios and questionnaires
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 7 days ago
discriminated against because of who they are or whom they love, Certainly, as a purchaser of goods and services and as a funder of specific operations, the federal government has the right and the obligation to specify the terms of employment,... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
ANIZDA meets sans Allentown employees; approves Arena Capital Fund spendingany city employees also serving on its staff either in an executive or secretar
ANIZDA meets sans Allentown employees; approves Arena Capital Fund spending
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 7 days ago
any city employees also serving on its staff either in an executive or secretarial capacity, the Allentown Neighborhood Improvement Zone (ANIZDA) board met in its latest home--the Fowler room at the Baum School of Art-- to implement the... Read more
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