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AllAfrica.com
What Makes a Revolution?gone by have set themselves up for a counter-revolution. Good news is short su
What Makes a Revolution?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 minutes ago
gone by have set themselves up for a counter-revolution. Good news is short supply. We've learned that the Minister of Finance may, or may not be arrested, for something or the other. Then there's been ructions in Parliament between the EFF and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Financial and Fiscal Commission On 2017-18 Division of Revenue Submissionthe appropriate geographic scale. Public entities, such as state-owned companie
Financial and Fiscal Commission On 2017-18 Division of Revenue Submission
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 minutes ago
the appropriate geographic scale. Public entities, such as state-owned companies (e.g. Eskom, Telkom) and development finance institutions (e.g. Land Bank, Industrial Development Corporation) also have a responsibility to support rural... Read more
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Reuters
Greece tells lenders it can't implement some extra demands: letterconcerning pensions, privatizations and freeing up the sale of bad loans. But
Greece tells lenders it can't implement some extra demands: letter
Reuters / Posted 5 minutes ago
concerning pensions, privatizations and freeing up the sale of bad loans. But in a letter sent to the lenders last week, Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos said some of the additional demands could not be fulfilled, the sources said. The finance... Read more
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The Local
Swedish economy beating European giants in 2016was quick to highlight the health of its economy upon the release of the figure
Swedish economy beating European giants in 2016
The Local / Posted 8 minutes ago
was quick to highlight the health of its economy upon the release of the figures. “It’s a stable, healthy growth,” Finance Minister Magdalena Andersson told news agency TT. “We’re not on the road to overheating.” The leading party of... Read more
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dna
No deduction of tax for PF withdrawals of up to Rs 50,000 from June 1limit of PF withdrawal for deduction of tax (TDS) from existing Rs 30,000 to Rs
No deduction of tax for PF withdrawals of up to Rs 50,000 from June 1
dna / Posted 8 minutes ago
limit of PF withdrawal for deduction of tax (TDS) from existing Rs 30,000 to Rs 50,000, a senior official told PTI. "The Finance Act, 2016 has amended section 192A of Income Tax Act, 1961 to raise the threshold limit of PF withdrawal from Rs... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
NFL version of three-card monte: the Super Bowl Scamowners. In order to play, the city had to fork over at least $200 million of t
NFL version of three-card monte: the Super Bowl Scam
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 9 minutes ago
owners. In order to play, the city had to fork over at least $200 million of the taxpayers' money to help the Falcons finance a $1.4 billion retractable roof stadium that wasn't even needed (the Georgia Dome is only 24 years old). Then, to... Read more
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Business Insider
Former Zurich Insurance CEO Martin Senn commits suicidesaid in a statement on Monday, adding it was "stunned and deeply shaken". His
Former Zurich Insurance CEO Martin Senn commits suicide
Business Insider / Posted 15 minutes ago
said in a statement on Monday, adding it was "stunned and deeply shaken". His death follows the suicide of Zurich's finance chief Pierre Wauthier in August 2013, which brought into sharp focus the pressures facing senior corporate executives... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Latest Edwards, Landry skirmish: Oil spill recovery moneyletters and instructions to the Treasury over the last several weeks," Kennedy
Latest Edwards, Landry skirmish: Oil spill recovery money
The Daily Comet / Posted 16 minutes ago
letters and instructions to the Treasury over the last several weeks," Kennedy wrote to legislative leaders. Senate Finance Committee Chairman Eric LaFleur, D-Ville Platte, expects lawmakers will make their intentions for the money clear in... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
NFL version of three-card monte: the Super Bowl Scamowners. In order to play, the city had to fork over at least $200 million of t
NFL version of three-card monte: the Super Bowl Scam
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 18 minutes ago
owners. In order to play, the city had to fork over at least $200 million of the taxpayers' money to help the Falcons finance a $1.4 billion retractable roof stadium that wasn't even needed (the Georgia Dome is only 24 years old). Then, to... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Police raid French offices of Google and McDonald’s— France will go “all the way” to make corporations like Google and McDonald’s
Police raid French offices of Google and McDonald’s
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 19 minutes ago
— France will go “all the way” to make corporations like Google and McDonald’s pay their fair share of taxes, the country’s finance minister said. Police raided the French offices of Google and McDonald’s this month as part of investigations into... Read more
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Boston Herald
As in US, Trump draws strong reactions in Chinapolitical campaigns, Trump's advocacy of a 45 percent tariff on imports that wo
As in US, Trump draws strong reactions in China
Boston Herald / Posted 22 minutes ago
political campaigns, Trump's advocacy of a 45 percent tariff on imports that would hit China hard has been lambasted by Finance Minister Lou Jiwei, who called Trump "one of those irrational types" and said enacting such a tariff would cost the... Read more
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The Economic Times
Now ministers can approve non-plan proposals of up to Rs 500 crorecan now approve non- plan expenditure proposals of up to Rs 500 crore as agains
Now ministers can approve non-plan proposals of up to Rs 500 crore
The Economic Times / Posted 25 minutes ago
can now approve non- plan expenditure proposals of up to Rs 500 crore as against the earlier limit of Rs 150 crore, the Finance Ministry said. As per the new directives, competent authority to approve scheme/project between Rs 75 crore and Rs... Read more
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The Economic Times
FRBM panel holds first meeting; to consult state governments, expertsof the 12-year old Fiscal Responsibility and Budget Management (FRBM) Act. The
FRBM panel holds first meeting; to consult state governments, experts
The Economic Times / Posted 25 minutes ago
of the 12-year old Fiscal Responsibility and Budget Management (FRBM) Act. The other members of the committee are former finance secretary Sumit Bose, Chief Economic Advisor Arvind Subramanian , RBI Deputy Governor Urjit Patel and NIPFP Director... Read more
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The Economic Times
Commerce Minister to press Finance Minister on local sourcing waiver to AppleThe Finance Ministry has rejected relaxing the 30 per cent domestic sourcing no
Commerce Minister to press Finance Minister on local sourcing waiver to Apple
The Economic Times / Posted 25 minutes ago
The Finance Ministry has rejected relaxing the 30 per cent domestic sourcing norms, as sought by iPhone and iPad maker as a pre-condition for bringing in FDI to set up single-brand retail stores in the country. Commerce and Industry Minister... Read more
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Perth Now
Messy media stunt still exposes LaborTreasurer Scott Morrison and Finance Minister Mathias Cormann. Picture: Ray Str
Messy media stunt still exposes Labor
Perth Now / Posted 27 minutes ago
Treasurer Scott Morrison and Finance Minister Mathias Cormann. Picture: Ray Strange WHEN the Treasurer and Finance Minister called a media conference to condemn Labor’s so-called $67 billion budget black hole, the stunt was widely seen to have... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
SC Jail Designed for Hold 91, Holding Nearly 200 Peoplewhich would require a whopping 55-mill tax increase in a county where tax is fo
SC Jail Designed for Hold 91, Holding Nearly 200 People
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 31 minutes ago
which would require a whopping 55-mill tax increase in a county where tax is four-letter word. Ralph Guarino, the county's finance director, said if the county were to finance such a project over 20 years, it would add about 4 mills to property tax... Read more
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examiner.com
14 Black Baltimoreans honored despite shooting at White HouseNational Orientation Weekend (NOW) including BMe UNLIMITED, which are TED-style
14 Black Baltimoreans honored despite shooting at White House
examiner.com / Posted 36 minutes ago
National Orientation Weekend (NOW) including BMe UNLIMITED, which are TED-style talks from black innovators in design, finance and philanthropy such as La June Montgomery Tabron, the first woman and first black person to head the $8.7-billion... Read more
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Dundas Star News
Health Canada to propose allowing sale of irradiated ground beefare uncertain about what is... Advisors can help you plan for retirement, save
Health Canada to propose allowing sale of irradiated ground beef
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Dundas Star News
Rome police: Young woman was burned alive by ex-beaubut if it happens to you or... Advisors can help you plan for retirement, save
Rome police: Young woman was burned alive by ex-beau
Dundas Star News / Posted 40 minutes ago
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Inquirier.net
Wells Fargo offers new, fast small business loansWells Fargo offers an online community and education resources designed to help
Wells Fargo offers new, fast small business loans
Inquirier.net / Posted 41 minutes ago
Wells Fargo offers an online community and education resources designed to help small business owners start, run, finance and grow their businesses. It includes The Business Plan Center, a free online tool introduced in 2015 that has... Read more
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Investopedia
Japan Retail Sales Decline, Sales Tax Hike Delayedglobal economic outlook was still weak. (See also: Japan’s Economy Contracts on
Japan Retail Sales Decline, Sales Tax Hike Delayed
Investopedia / Posted 45 minutes ago
global economic outlook was still weak. (See also: Japan’s Economy Contracts on Weak Consumption.) Prime Minister Abe told Finance Minister Taro Aso and the secretary general of his ruling Liberal Democratic Party, Sadakazu Tanigaki, on Saturday of... Read more
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The Financial Express
J&K Budget: Fee waiver for school girls; hike in VATJammu and Kashmir Finance Minister Haseeb Drabu also announced for women four p
J&K Budget: Fee waiver for school girls; hike in VAT
The Financial Express / Posted 46 minutes ago
Jammu and Kashmir Finance Minister Haseeb Drabu also announced for women four police stations across the state and a dedicated city bus service in Srinagar and Jammu, while reserving 10 per cent area in industrial estates for their enterprises.... Read more
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Business Standard India
PNB, BoI might skip dividend in FY17: FinMinThe obligation of credit costs would continue to be high in FY17 for further sl
PNB, BoI might skip dividend in FY17: FinMin
Business Standard India / Posted 49 minutes ago
The obligation of credit costs would continue to be high in FY17 for further slippages and old NPAs. According to the finance ministry's outcome budget for 2016-17, the other banks who might skip dividend are Central Bank of India; Indian... Read more
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Business Standard India
Modi govt's 3rd year to see many more crucial laws: Arun Jaitleyof the Debt Recovery Tribunals will go a long way in empowering the banking sys
Modi govt's 3rd year to see many more crucial laws: Arun Jaitley
Business Standard India / Posted 49 minutes ago
of the Debt Recovery Tribunals will go a long way in empowering the banking system to recover dues. The Fourteenth Finance Commission has enhanced the share of the States in central tax pool from 32% to 42%. This has empowered the States to... Read more
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Business Standard India
Tata Motors in top gear as Q4 net zooms 201%auto major's stronger operating performance both in standalone as well as Jagua
Tata Motors in top gear as Q4 net zooms 201%
Business Standard India / Posted 49 minutes ago
auto major's stronger operating performance both in standalone as well as Jaguar Land Rover business and lower net finance expenses were partly offset by higher depreciation and amortisation expenses, adverse revaluation of euro payables... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Reports that relations ‘severely strained’ within Cabinetthere is considerable animosity towards Mr Kenny, several Independent ministers
Reports that relations ‘severely strained’ within Cabinet
Irish Examiner / Posted 51 minutes ago
there is considerable animosity towards Mr Kenny, several Independent ministers have spoken warmly about the role Finance Minister Michael Noonan has played in securing their agreement, and also in keeping them at the table. One... Read more
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Greenwich Time
This Combat Veteran Combined Woodworking Skills and Perseverance to Create a Patriotic Art Companyof combat veterans. Q: What skills did you wish you had more of when you start
This Combat Veteran Combined Woodworking Skills and Perseverance to Create a Patriotic Art Company
Greenwich Time / Posted 51 minutes ago
of combat veterans. Q: What skills did you wish you had more of when you started? Steorts: A deeper understanding of finance and the various statutory issues associated with starting a business. Fortunately, I was able to build a strong team... Read more
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New Kerala
CDC partners Tata Value Homes and IFC - newkerala.com #70106Value Homes, a 100pc subsidiary of Tata Housing Development Company has raised
CDC partners Tata Value Homes and IFC - newkerala.com #70106
New Kerala / Posted 54 minutes ago
Value Homes, a 100pc subsidiary of Tata Housing Development Company has raised USD 25 million through CDC, UK's Development Finance Institution (DFI). CDC, wholly owned by the UK Government, will join the affordable housing platform created by Tata... Read more
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New Kerala
Odisha to create 4 lakh jobs - newkerala.com #70104of land to set up the project while wood would be imported by Paradip port auth
Odisha to create 4 lakh jobs - newkerala.com #70104
New Kerala / Posted 54 minutes ago
of land to set up the project while wood would be imported by Paradip port authorities. The revised draft report of entrepreneurship development policy has already been prepared and it is awaiting approval of the finance department, said an offici... Read more
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The News-Times
This Combat Veteran Combined Woodworking Skills and Perseverance to Create a Patriotic Art Companyof combat veterans. Q: What skills did you wish you had more of when you start
This Combat Veteran Combined Woodworking Skills and Perseverance to Create a Patriotic Art Company
The News-Times / Posted 54 minutes ago
of combat veterans. Q: What skills did you wish you had more of when you started? Steorts: A deeper understanding of finance and the various statutory issues associated with starting a business. Fortunately, I was able to build a strong team... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Probe body hints at involvement of insiders in Bangladesh Bank heistgovernment-constituted probe body, headed by former Bangladesh bank governor Mo
Probe body hints at involvement of insiders in Bangladesh Bank heist
Bdnews24.com / Posted 55 minutes ago
government-constituted probe body, headed by former Bangladesh bank governor Mohammed Farashuddin, submitted the report to Finance Minister AMA Muhith at his office on Monday. Talking to journalists after receiving the report, the minister hoped... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Police Grill Business Mogul Wanjigi Over Juma's DeathHe was one of the influential businessmen in the Kibaki era and he employed his
Police Grill Business Mogul Wanjigi Over Juma's Death
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
He was one of the influential businessmen in the Kibaki era and he employed his political networks to help mobilise and finance Jubilee's 2013 campaigns. As part of his connection to power, he has been mentioned as having influenced or tendered... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenya Lowers Lending Rate to 10.5 Per CentNational Bank, Equity Bank, KCB, Co-operative Bank, I&M Bank, Standard Chartere
Kenya Lowers Lending Rate to 10.5 Per Cent
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
National Bank, Equity Bank, KCB, Co-operative Bank, I&M Bank, Standard Chartered Bank and mortgage lender Housing Finance. Analysts said that with Kenya preparing for a general election next year, high interest rates are likely to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
China Exim Sets Terms for Financing Uganda's Standard Gauge RailwayExport Import Bank set new loan preconditions for Uganda. A document prepared
China Exim Sets Terms for Financing Uganda's Standard Gauge Railway
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
Export Import Bank set new loan preconditions for Uganda. A document prepared by officials from Uganda's Ministry of Finance, Planning and Economic Development and seen by this paper shows that a key demand by the Chinese is that Uganda... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Uganda Politicians Spent U.S.$716 Million in Feb Polls($716 million) was spent in Uganda's General Election in February. A new repor
Uganda Politicians Spent U.S.$716 Million in Feb Polls
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
($716 million) was spent in Uganda's General Election in February. A new report by the civil society group Campaign Finance Monitoring (ACFIM) says the money equivalent to 10 per cent of the country's budget for 2015/2016 was largely used to... Read more
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dna
Jaitley in Japan: FM woos pension funds to partner in India's infrastructure developmentKeen on investments from Japan to boost economic growth, Finance Minister Arun
Jaitley in Japan: FM woos pension funds to partner in India's infrastructure development
dna / Posted an hour ago
Keen on investments from Japan to boost economic growth, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday met key ministers in the Japanese administration and wooed pension funds to partner in India's infrastructure development. Jaitley, on the second day of... Read more
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dna
Commerce Ministry to discuss issue to exempt Apple from local sourcing normsTo seek more clarity, the Commerce Ministry will discuss the issue of exempting
Commerce Ministry to discuss issue to exempt Apple from local sourcing norms
dna / Posted an hour ago
To seek more clarity, the Commerce Ministry will discuss the issue of exempting Apple from local sourcing norms with the Finance Ministry, which has rejected the proposal, even as the former is against allowing the iPhone maker to sell refurbished... Read more
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dna
Harish Rawat meets PM, says Modi 'friendly' to himsought an appointment with the Prime Minister soon after his government was res
Harish Rawat meets PM, says Modi 'friendly' to him
dna / Posted an hour ago
sought an appointment with the Prime Minister soon after his government was restored. A day after winning the trust vote, Rawat had said he expects better cooperation from the Centre and would soon meet the Prime Minister and the Finance Min... Read more
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Business Insurance
Former Zurich Insurance boss Martin Senn kills himselfsuicide six months after leaving the company under a cloud, a tragedy that come
Former Zurich Insurance boss Martin Senn kills himself
Business Insurance / Posted an hour ago
suicide six months after leaving the company under a cloud, a tragedy that comes less than three years after Zurich's finance chief took his own life. Mr. Senn, 59, shot himself at his family's Alpine resort home in Klosters, Swiss newspaper... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Presidency insists Jacob Zuma doesn’t interfere in decisions made by Hawkscan't interfere in the operations of the Hawks. President Jacob Zuma. Picture:
Presidency insists Jacob Zuma doesn’t interfere in decisions made by Hawks
Eye Witness News / Posted an hour ago
can't interfere in the operations of the Hawks. President Jacob Zuma. Picture: Thomas Holder/EWN. Jacob Zuma,Hawks,Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan,SARS,Pravin Gordhan JOHANNESBURG – The Presidency has once again denied claims that... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Watch heartbreaking interview with tearful husband whose wife died on EverestMaria Strydom, an Australian university finance lecturer, was just 15 minutes f
Watch heartbreaking interview with tearful husband whose wife died on Everest
Daily Mirror / Posted an hour ago
Maria Strydom, an Australian university finance lecturer, was just 15 minutes from the summit when she fell ill with altitude sickness while climbing with husband Robert on May 20. And in an emotional interview given to the Seven Network on Sunday,... Read more
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Mashable
India rejects Apple's plans to sell refurbished iPhones, but might agree to Apple Storessingle brand retails stores in India for Apple. This rule is exempt for cutting
India rejects Apple's plans to sell refurbished iPhones, but might agree to Apple Stores
Mashable / Posted an hour ago
single brand retails stores in India for Apple. This rule is exempt for cutting-technology products. Last week, the finance ministry's foreign investment promotion board had opposed such a move, asking the iPhone maker to comply by the rule... Read more
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The Economic Times
Despite efforts, no desired results in agri-economy: Nitin Gadkariswipe at the UPA Government. "Agriculture hardly generates 8 to 14 per cent of
Despite efforts, no desired results in agri-economy: Nitin Gadkari
The Economic Times / Posted an hour ago
swipe at the UPA Government. "Agriculture hardly generates 8 to 14 per cent of GDP," the Minister noted, adding "our Finance Minister has set aside Rs 9 lakh crore for agricultural crop finance and Rs 20,000 crore for interest subsidy in... Read more
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The Economic Times
IPO: Sebi on fast-track mode; just 4 companies await approvalpublic issues. In case of pending approvals, Sebi has sought clarification fro
IPO: Sebi on fast-track mode; just 4 companies await approval
The Economic Times / Posted an hour ago
public issues. In case of pending approvals, Sebi has sought clarification from the merchant bankers of Hinduja Leyland Finance and Seaways Shipping and Logistics regarding their proposed initial public offers (IPOs). While the initial-share... Read more
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The Economic Times
FM Jaitley invites pension funds, other Japanese investorsTOKYO: Keen on investments from Japan to boost economic growth, Finance Minist
FM Jaitley invites pension funds, other Japanese investors
The Economic Times / Posted an hour ago
TOKYO: Keen on investments from Japan to boost economic growth, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today met key ministers in the Japanese administration and wooed pension funds to partner in India's infrastructure development. Jaitley, on the second... Read more
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WA Today
Greens push for wide-ranging banking royal commissionbizarrely, investment property is not considered a financial product under the
Greens push for wide-ranging banking royal commission
WA Today / Posted an hour ago
bizarrely, investment property is not considered a financial product under the Corporations Act," he said. Labor shadow finance minister Jim Chalmers said Labor would release the terms of reference for a royal commission "within 100 days of a... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Trenton employees get pay hikesto cut out of the budget. The 5.25 mill permanent police levy was won by a wide
Trenton employees get pay hikes
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted an hour ago
to cut out of the budget. The 5.25 mill permanent police levy was won by a wide margin, 60 percent to 40 percent in March. Finance Director Mike Engel said the $13.8 million budget can handle the pay hikes. “The raises are manageable in this... Read more
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MacDailyNews
Indian government discussing waiver to permit Apple Retail Stores – MacDailyNewscommerce and industry minister in the federal cabinet, told reporters her minis
Indian government discussing waiver to permit Apple Retail Stores – MacDailyNews
MacDailyNews / Posted an hour ago
commerce and industry minister in the federal cabinet, told reporters her ministry would discuss the issue with the finance ministry.” “A panel set up by Sitharaman’s ministry had favoured waiving the sourcing requirement for the U.S.-based... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Ex-CEO Of Largest Swiss Insurer Commits Suicide, Three Years After CFO Hanged HimselfIn the latest tragic news from the world of finance, earlier today Zurich Insur
Ex-CEO Of Largest Swiss Insurer Commits Suicide, Three Years After CFO Hanged Himself
Zero Hedge / Posted an hour ago
In the latest tragic news from the world of finance, earlier today Zurich Insurance, the largest Swiss insurer which employs 55,000 people and provides general insurance and life insurance products in more than 170 countries, reported that Martin... Read more
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Everett Herald
Lynnwood's Big E Ales offers a pint for people who donate bloodshow to host author who aims to make math books more funOn the next edition of
Lynnwood's Big E Ales offers a pint for people who donate blood
Everett Herald / Posted an hour ago
show to host author who aims to make math books more funOn the next edition of KSER 90.7 FM's monthly personal finance program Getting Your Dough To Rise, Eugenia Cheng, author of “How To Bake Pi,” will join host Chuck Noel to talk of... Read more
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