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Newsmax
S&P's Prescient Warning on America's Fiscal UnpredictabilityS&P Global Ratings is proving to be a better predictor of U.S. partisan politic
Newsmax / Posted 2 hours ago
S&P Global Ratings is proving to be a better predictor of U.S. partisan political discord than an adjudicator of creditworthiness in the eyes of the bond market. Almost six years after revoking its AAA rating for the U.S., the credit arbiter’s... Read more
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Swissinfo
Few compromises at Brexit talks, minister says UK can survive without dealBy Alastair Macdonald and Andrew MacAskill BRUSSELS/LONDON (Reuters) - The Eur
Swissinfo / Posted 3 hours ago
By Alastair Macdonald and Andrew MacAskill BRUSSELS/LONDON (Reuters) - The European Union and Britain offered few compromises at their first full round of Brexit talks which ended on Thursday, and the pound fell on worries that British ministers... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
In the push to deliver on campaign promises, Interior's energy drive looms largeJuliet Eilperin The Washington Post WASHINGTON - With control over more than 5
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 3 hours ago
Juliet Eilperin The Washington Post WASHINGTON - With control over more than 500 million acres of public land and hundreds of millions of acres offshore, Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke is moving rapidly to promote American production of coal, oil and... Read more
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Reuters
Few compromises at Brexit talks, minister says UK can survive without dealBRUSSELS/LONDON (Reuters) - The European Union and Britain offered few compromi
Reuters / Posted 4 hours ago
BRUSSELS/LONDON (Reuters) - The European Union and Britain offered few compromises at their first full round of Brexit talks which ended on Thursday, and the pound fell on worries that British ministers were prepared to walk away without a divorce... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
In the push to deliver on campaign promises, Interior's energy drive looms largeWASHINGTON - With control over more than 500 million acres of public land and h
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 hours ago
WASHINGTON - With control over more than 500 million acres of public land and hundreds of millions of acres offshore, Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke is moving rapidly to promote American production of coal, oil and gas - a critical piece of President... Read more
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dna
Political and General News Events from July 20THURSDAY, JULY 20 ** BUENOS AIRES – Chilean President Michelle Bachelet visits
dna / Posted 8 hours ago
THURSDAY, JULY 20 ** BUENOS AIRES – Chilean President Michelle Bachelet visits a memorial park to honor the victims of Argentina's 1976-1983 dictatorship. ** KIEV - Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko will pay an official visit to... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
East Timor vote highlights young nation's uneven progressthis weekend that are likely to return independence heroes to power despite fru
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 14 hours ago
this weekend that are likely to return independence heroes to power despite frustration in the young democracy with lack of economic progress and warnings the country could be bankrupt within a decade. East Timorese hope the elections will... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
East Timor vote highlights young nation's uneven progressthis weekend that are likely to return independence heroes to power despite fru
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 14 hours ago
this weekend that are likely to return independence heroes to power despite frustration in the young democracy with lack of economic progress and warnings the country could be bankrupt within a decade. East Timorese hope the elections will... Read more
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Darien News-Review
East Timor vote highlights young nation's uneven progressthis weekend that are likely to return independence heroes to power despite fru
Darien News-Review / Posted 15 hours ago
this weekend that are likely to return independence heroes to power despite frustration in the young democracy with lack of economic progress and warnings the country could be bankrupt within a decade. East Timorese hope the elections will... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Martirano announces second round of administrative appointmentsMartirano on Tuesday announced appointments to new administrative positions, ef
Baltimore Sun / Posted 21 hours ago
Martirano on Tuesday announced appointments to new administrative positions, effective Aug. 3. This is the second round of appointments made by Martirano for his senior leadership team, following his plans to restructure the school... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Regional Course On Government Finance Statistics Opens in AccraA Regional Course on Government Finance Statistics (GFS), which is intended to
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
A Regional Course on Government Finance Statistics (GFS), which is intended to upscale the knowledge of participants on the conceptual framework of GFS, as presented in the International Monetary Fund's GFS Manual 2014 (GFSM 2014), has begun in... Read more
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Reuters
Qatar's $300 billion conundrum: how liquid are its reserves?vast financial reserves may not be liquid enough to defend its currency in the
Reuters / Posted yesterday
vast financial reserves may not be liquid enough to defend its currency in the long term. Nobody doubts Qatar has a lot of money to resist economic sanctions imposed on it early last month, when Saudi Arabia and three other Arab states cut... Read more
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Business Insider
Qatar is facing a $300 billion conundrumvast financial reserves may not be liquid enough to defend its currency in the
Business Insider / Posted yesterday
vast financial reserves may not be liquid enough to defend its currency in the long term. Nobody doubts Qatar has a lot of money to resist economic sanctions imposed on it early last month, when Saudi Arabia and three other Arab states cut... Read more
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WA Today
'It still happens' - white men dominate ASX boardsThere was something else aside from Anne Ward's decades of commercial law and f
WA Today / Posted yesterday
There was something else aside from Anne Ward's decades of commercial law and financial services experience that helped her land a spot on the board of accounting software company MYOB. MYOB was specifically searching for a woman to join its... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
News Analysis: Madiba's ghost haunts Zuma on Mandela DayThe glow of International Mandela Day has quickly faded this year with the valu
Daily Dispatch / Posted yesterday
The glow of International Mandela Day has quickly faded this year with the values of forgiveness‚ courage and tolerance of diverse opinions that were being celebrated on Tuesday already in the trashcan. Outspoken ANC MP Makhosi Khoza on Monday... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Why Is Everyone Running to Become Representative?month, sign bogus agreement and receive about US$15,000.00 tax Payers money mon
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
month, sign bogus agreement and receive about US$15,000.00 tax Payers money monthly, receive a onetime resettlement benefit of US$90.000, receive US$100,000.00 yearly as in US$25,000.00 quarterly as agriculture break fees, while those who you... Read more
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dna
Political and General News Events from July 19meet the Azeri president. Turkish Trade Minister Bulent Tufenkci will hold a th
dna / Posted yesterday
meet the Azeri president. Turkish Trade Minister Bulent Tufenkci will hold a three-way meeting with the trade ministers of Azerbaijan and Georgia. ** ANKARA - Turkish Economy Minister Nihat Zeybekci meets Thai Trade Minister Apiradi Tantraporn... Read more
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CBC.ca
Project Eagle, proposed sale of airports, remains liveA secretive project to generate billions of dollars from the sale of major Cana
CBC.ca / Posted yesterday
A secretive project to generate billions of dollars from the sale of major Canadian airports is pushing ahead with the hiring of consultant firm PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC). The firm is to "act as a commercial adviser assisting with additional... Read more
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Brisbane Times
'It still happens' - white men dominate ASX boardsThere was something else aside from Anne Ward's decades of commercial law and f
Brisbane Times / Posted yesterday
There was something else aside from Anne Ward's decades of commercial law and financial services experience that helped her land a spot on the board of accounting software company MYOB. MYOB was specifically searching for a woman to join its... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
'It still happens' - white men dominate ASX boardsThere was something else aside from Anne Ward's decades of commercial law and f
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
There was something else aside from Anne Ward's decades of commercial law and financial services experience that helped her land a spot on the board of accounting software company MYOB. MYOB was specifically searching for a woman to join its... Read more
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The Age
'It still happens' - white men dominate ASX boardsThere was something else aside from Anne Ward's decades of commercial law and f
The Age / Posted yesterday
There was something else aside from Anne Ward's decades of commercial law and financial services experience that helped her land a spot on the board of accounting software company MYOB. MYOB was specifically searching for a woman to join its... Read more
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The Economic Times
NTPC a key enabler of India's electricity transformationThis is a highly significant market signal which will likely be accompanied by
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
This is a highly significant market signal which will likely be accompanied by growth in the already impressive list of high calibre international investors moving into India's renewables sector, including from Japan, the Netherlands, Italy, China,... Read more
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Boston Globe
As refugee arrivals dwindle, resettlement agencies face cutsand yet we are trying very hard to just maintain stability here . . . ” said Ma
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
and yet we are trying very hard to just maintain stability here . . . ” said MaxineStein, president and chief executive of Jewish Family Service of Western Massachusetts. “A lot is up in the air, frankly.” Many agencies receive most of their... Read more
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New Kerala
CogniCor emerges global chatbot solution provider; holds fourth place in chatbot market - newkerala news #255113New Delhi , July 18 : CogniCor, one of the leading AI-based platforms which off
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
New Delhi , July 18 : CogniCor, one of the leading AI-based platforms which offers cognitive virtual assistant solutions, has been ranked fourth amongst the key international chatbot solution providers in the 'Global Chatbots Market Professional... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
U.S. aims to cut trade deficits through NAFTA revampPresident Donald Trump said the U.S. wants to reduce trade imbalances with Mexi
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 2 days ago
President Donald Trump said the U.S. wants to reduce trade imbalances with Mexico and Canada and boost exports of everything from farm goods to financial services as it prepares to kick off talks to revamp the North American Free Trade... Read more
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The Economic Times
Indians among top asylum-seekerscountries whose citizens acquire foreign nationality, said a recent global stud
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
countries whose citizens acquire foreign nationality, said a recent global study on migration. Unknown to many, a tiny bit of this migration is driven by asylum-seekers from home who count among the biggest groups seeking refuge from "persecution"... Read more
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The Economic Times
Indians among top asylum-seekers, according to the International Migration Outlook 2017countries whose citizens acquire foreign nationality, said a recent global stud
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
countries whose citizens acquire foreign nationality, said a recent global study on migration. Unknown to many, a tiny bit of this migration is driven by asylum-seekers from home who count among the biggest groups seeking refuge from "persecution"... Read more
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Boston Globe
Small private schools are financially struggling, but Merrimack has found its footingto California, small private colleges are struggling. They’re merging with neig
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
to California, small private colleges are struggling. They’re merging with neighbors, cutting programs and staff, and offering steep tuition discounts to get students into seats. Some are going out of business altogether. But Merrimack... Read more
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Boston Globe
Small private schools are financially struggling, but Merrimack has found its footingto California, small private colleges are struggling. They’re merging with neig
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
to California, small private colleges are struggling. They’re merging with neighbors, cutting programs and staff, and offering steep tuition discounts to get students into seats. Some are going out of business altogether. But Merrimack... Read more
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Sterling Journal-Advocate
What does $80 million buy oil and gas interests? Voter profiles, door knocking and influence at local and statewide levelscreating a political force that has had broad implications throughout the state
Sterling Journal-Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
creating a political force that has had broad implications throughout the state. Environmentalists and industry officials alike call the effort one of the best-financed operations advocating for drilling in any state. Just two months... Read more
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Billboard
The Leading Music Law Schools of 2017Behind the success of every artist -- from the industry mainstays and chart-top
Billboard / Posted 3 days ago
Behind the success of every artist -- from the industry mainstays and chart-toppers to rising stars -- is a lawyer fielding the deals and disputes that are a constant part of today’s ever-evolving music business. With the rise of new business models... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. asset managers under-allocated to emerging markets despite outperformanceinto emerging markets after their recent outperformance, but they remain under-
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
into emerging markets after their recent outperformance, but they remain under-allocated by a key measure, as a combination of "home bias" and lingering concern about volatility have restrained client interest. While they increased allocation to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
GRA Sharpens Skills On Illicit Financial FlowsTax treaty experts of at the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) and in West Africa h
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Tax treaty experts of at the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) and in West Africa have had their skills in Illicit Financial Flows (IFFs) sharpened by the Institute for Austrian and International Tax Law. This is aimed at fighting organized crime in the... Read more
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Business Wire
Nathan Sheets joins PGIM Fixed Income as chief economistSheets will lead the formulation of the global macroeconomic outlook, which is
Business Wire / Posted 3 days ago
Sheets will lead the formulation of the global macroeconomic outlook, which is integral to the firm’s global investment strategy. He and his team will also support PGIM Fixed Income’s fundamental views on both developed and emerging countries,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
BWI North America Alumni Hosts Dallas Convention, Honors Class of '59The Booker Washington Institute Alumni Association in North America (BWIAANA),
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
The Booker Washington Institute Alumni Association in North America (BWIAANA), on June 29 to July 2, 2017, convened a highly successful 26th Convention in Dallas, Texas, United States of America. The Convention, which also commemorated BWI's 88th... Read more
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Business Standard India
China keeps deals coming to sustain Trump's focus on talksAs 100 days of trade talks between the two largest economies rumble to a close,
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
As 100 days of trade talks between the two largest economies rumble to a close, Chinese officials and executives have been roaming the farmland of Iowa and doing what might appeal to US President Donald Trump most: deals. Contracts signed Thursday —... Read more
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Reuters
Upgrade with a dab of TPP may be U.S. recipe for NAFTA revampWASHINGTON (Reuters) - Some provisions of the Trans-Pacific Partnership Preside
Reuters / Posted 6 days ago
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Some provisions of the Trans-Pacific Partnership President Donald Trump quit as part of his pledge to protect American workers from "bad trade deals" may still serve to shape a revised NAFTA trade pact, U.S. officials and trade... Read more
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dna
Upgrade with a dab of TPP may be U.S. recipe for NAFTA revampSome provisions of the Trans-Pacific Partnership President Donald Trump quit as
dna / Posted 6 days ago
Some provisions of the Trans-Pacific Partnership President Donald Trump quit as part of his pledge to protect American workers from "bad trade deals" may still serve to shape a revised NAFTA trade pact, U.S. officials and trade experts say. Trump... Read more
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Canberra Times
After liberation, anxieties echo in the rubble of MosulWashington: There's a feeling of deja vu. Liberation forces arrive and there's
Canberra Times / Posted 6 days ago
Washington: There's a feeling of deja vu. Liberation forces arrive and there's an uneasy sense that they don't know how to handle the prize. In 2003, an American-led coalition knocked Saddam Hussein from his pedestal in Baghdad. But instead of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Promising Prospects in Leather IndustryEthiopia has sustained to be the leader in its livestock resources in Africa wh
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Ethiopia has sustained to be the leader in its livestock resources in Africa which proves the availability of a huge potential for the country's leather industry. The country possesses one of the world's largest livestock populations with a... Read more
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WA Today
Fears of a 'slide back to chaos and radicalism' echo in the rubble of MosulWashington: There's a feeling of deja vu. Liberation forces arrive and there's
WA Today / Posted 6 days ago
Washington: There's a feeling of deja vu. Liberation forces arrive and there's an uneasy sense that they don't know how to handle the prize. In 2003, an American-led coalition knocked Saddam Hussein from his pedestal in Baghdad. But instead of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
National Youth Parliament Holds First National SittingThe first national sitting of the National Youth Parliament The Gambia was rece
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
The first national sitting of the National Youth Parliament The Gambia was recently held at a ceremony held at Manduar village in the Kombo Central District, West Coast Region. The interface also accorded the delegates the opportunity to review the... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Fears of a 'slide back to chaos and radicalism' echo in the rubble of MosulWashington: There's a feeling of deja vu. Liberation forces arrive and there's
Brisbane Times / Posted 6 days ago
Washington: There's a feeling of deja vu. Liberation forces arrive and there's an uneasy sense that they don't know how to handle the prize. In 2003, an American-led coalition knocked Saddam Hussein from his pedestal in Baghdad. But instead of... Read more
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The Age
After liberation, anxieties echo in the rubble of MosulWashington: There's a feeling of deja vu. Liberation forces arrive and there's
The Age / Posted 6 days ago
Washington: There's a feeling of deja vu. Liberation forces arrive and there's an uneasy sense that they don't know how to handle the prize. In 2003, an American-led coalition knocked Saddam Hussein from his pedestal in Baghdad. But instead of... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
After liberation, anxieties echo in the rubble of MosulWashington: There's a feeling of deja vu. Liberation forces arrive and there's
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 6 days ago
Washington: There's a feeling of deja vu. Liberation forces arrive and there's an uneasy sense that they don't know how to handle the prize. In 2003, an American-led coalition knocked Saddam Hussein from his pedestal in Baghdad. But instead of... Read more
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The Age
Super industry defends 'comfortable' retirementAustralians need to make up their own minds about the standard of living they a
The Age / Posted 6 days ago
Australians need to make up their own minds about the standard of living they aspire to in retirement. To do so they need information, which is why the Association of Superannuation Funds of Australia (ASFA) publishes definitions of a "modest" and... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Super industry defends 'comfortable' retirementAustralians need to make up their own minds about the standard of living they a
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 6 days ago
Australians need to make up their own minds about the standard of living they aspire to in retirement. To do so they need information, which is why the Association of Superannuation Funds of Australia (ASFA) publishes definitions of a "modest" and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ten Years of Oil Exploration - Has Ghana Any Oil Spill Contingency Plan in Place?for any eventuality is hardly overtaken by events." Gradually but steadily, Gh
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
for any eventuality is hardly overtaken by events." Gradually but steadily, Ghana is elbowing its way into a comity of nations where she could be described as an oil producing country. No matter how long it may take Ghana to actually join... Read more
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Hartford Courant
International Students Launch Programs To Recruit Foreign Students To Connecticut Universitiesa prestigious Chinese award for overseas students, she'd impressed judges with
Hartford Courant / Posted 7 days ago
a prestigious Chinese award for overseas students, she'd impressed judges with her plan to sell tea like an American. The international graduate student knew she had the right product and the right problem — an always-thirsty market that was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The G20 - Sound and Fury in HamburgThe Group of Twenty (G20) met on July 7 and 8 in the German port city of Hambur
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
The Group of Twenty (G20) met on July 7 and 8 in the German port city of Hamburg. This is a grouping - with South Africa as the only African member - that consists of two-thirds of the global population; 85 per cent of its economic output; and 80 per... Read more
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