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Bdnews24.com
“Petroleum 2016” Bill seeks to increase quantum of punishment for lawbreakersThe Bill seeks to increase the extent of punishment for violators of the petrol
“Petroleum 2016” Bill seeks to increase quantum of punishment for lawbreakers
Bdnews24.com / Posted 24 minutes ago
The Bill seeks to increase the extent of punishment for violators of the petroleum law. The Petroleum Bill-2016 is meant to do away with the 1986 ordinance based on an amended version of the Petroleum Law 1934. The proposed new legislation, among... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Kroenke buys historic Texas ranch for $725 millionIt was an opportunity too good to pass up — if you had a spare $725 million, th
Kroenke buys historic Texas ranch for $725 million
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 30 minutes ago
It was an opportunity too good to pass up — if you had a spare $725 million, that is. American businessman Stan Kroenke, owner of NFL side the Los Angeles Rams and English Premier League soccer club Arsenal, has completed the purchase of the fabled... Read more
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International Business Times
DRC: Opposition parties urge population to paralyse the country on 16 February Youth activists and members of citizen coalitions have called for a day of 'vil
DRC: Opposition parties urge population to paralyse the country on 16 February
International Business Times / Posted 30 minutes ago
Youth activists and members of citizen coalitions have called for a day of 'villes-mortes' (dead cities) throughout the whole of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) on 16 February to ask for the incumbent president to step down and commemorate the... Read more
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Perth Now
Fed's Yellen cites global risks to US Tightening financial conditions driven by falling stock prices, uncertainty o
Fed's Yellen cites global risks to US
Perth Now / Posted 53 minutes ago
Tightening financial conditions driven by falling stock prices, uncertainty over China and a global reassessment of credit risk could throw the US economy off track from an otherwise solid course, Federal... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Wines that shine for romantic ValentinesFrench champagne and sparkling wines are in order for Valentine's Day, but if y
Wines that shine for romantic Valentines
Lowell Sun / Posted 54 minutes ago
French champagne and sparkling wines are in order for Valentine's Day, but if you don't like tiny bubbles in your glass, here are some suggestions to put a shine on a romantic evening at home or on the town. Chateau Miraval Rosé, Provence, $27 --... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Factory output further grows in DecemberDriven by construction boom, lower oil prices MANILA, Philippines – The manufa
Factory output further grows in December
Pilipino Star / Posted 56 minutes ago
Driven by construction boom, lower oil prices MANILA, Philippines – The manufacturing sector produced 4.9 percent more in December last year, propped up by strong construction activities and falling oil prices, the National Economic and Development... Read more
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Pilipino Star
CSR a core focus at Philex MiningThe Philippines has been blessed with abundant mineral resources, with untapped
CSR a core focus at Philex Mining
Pilipino Star / Posted 56 minutes ago
The Philippines has been blessed with abundant mineral resources, with untapped mineral wealth estimated at more than $1 trillion according to industry experts. In fact, mining has been named as one of the “seven big winners,” referring to the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Exports contract 5.6% to $58.6 B in 2015Consistent downtrend since April MANILA, Philippines – Exports sustained a nea
Exports contract 5.6% to $58.6 B in 2015
Pilipino Star / Posted 56 minutes ago
Consistent downtrend since April MANILA, Philippines – Exports sustained a nearly year-long downtrend last December, bringing total receipts 5.6 percent lower at $58.65 billion in 2015, the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) said in... Read more
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The Financial Express
Fed’s Janet Yellen says global risks could pose U S growth threatTightening financial conditions driven by falling stock prices, uncertainty ove
Fed’s Janet Yellen says global risks could pose U S growth threat
The Financial Express / Posted an hour ago
Tightening financial conditions driven by falling stock prices, uncertainty over China and a global reassessment of credit risk could throw the U.S. economy off track from an otherwise solid course, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said on... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Fed's Yellen cites global risks to US Tightening financial conditions driven by falling stock prices, uncertainty o
Fed's Yellen cites global risks to US
Adelaide Now / Posted an hour ago
Tightening financial conditions driven by falling stock prices, uncertainty over China and a global reassessment of credit risk could throw the US economy off track from an otherwise solid course, Federal... Read more
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Herald Sun
Fed's Yellen cites global risks to US Tightening financial conditions driven by falling stock prices, uncertainty o
Fed's Yellen cites global risks to US
Herald Sun / Posted an hour ago
Tightening financial conditions driven by falling stock prices, uncertainty over China and a global reassessment of credit risk could throw the US economy off track from an otherwise solid course, Federal... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Fed's Yellen cites global risks to US Tightening financial conditions driven by falling stock prices, uncertainty o
Fed's Yellen cites global risks to US
The Courier Mail / Posted an hour ago
Tightening financial conditions driven by falling stock prices, uncertainty over China and a global reassessment of credit risk could throw the US economy off track from an otherwise solid course, Federal... Read more
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ORF Wien
Wirt füllte Soda in Mineralwasserflaschen Einem Wirt eines Innenstadt-Cafes, seinem Kellner und der Schankkraft wird vo
Wirt füllte Soda in Mineralwasserflaschen
ORF Wien / Posted an hour ago
Einem Wirt eines Innenstadt-Cafes, seinem Kellner und der Schankkraft wird vorgeworfen, regelmäßig Mineralwasserflaschen mit Soda befüllt und dann verkauft zu haben. Das Trio kam mit einer Diversion... Read more
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dna
Federal Reserve's Janet Yellen believe US to maintain growth despite global slowdownTightening financial conditions driven by falling stock prices, uncertainty ove
Federal Reserve's Janet Yellen believe US to maintain growth despite global slowdown
dna / Posted an hour ago
Tightening financial conditions driven by falling stock prices, uncertainty over China and a global reassessment of credit risk could throw the US economy off track from an otherwise solid course, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said on Wednesday... Read more
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Business Wire
Kona DeepTM Launches New Category of Deep Ocean Water in the U.S. MainlandKAILUA-KONA, Hawaii--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Kona DeepTM, the Hawaii-based bottled wat
Kona DeepTM Launches New Category of Deep Ocean Water in the U.S. Mainland
Business Wire / Posted an hour ago
KAILUA-KONA, Hawaii--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Kona DeepTM, the Hawaii-based bottled water company, will launch its namesake brand in the continental United States beginning in March. Already widely distributed in its hometown state of Hawaii, the... Read more
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Mashable
This suit made of mushroom spores helps decompose bodies sustainablyThe Infinity Burial Suit, a one-piece garment designed to be worn in the afterl
This suit made of mushroom spores helps decompose bodies sustainably
Mashable / Posted an hour ago
The Infinity Burial Suit, a one-piece garment designed to be worn in the afterlife, is sewn with a mushroom spore-infused thread. Although researcher Jae Rhim Lee debuted the idea in a 2011 TED Talk, her New York-based company, Coeio, only recently... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Fed's Yellen says global risks could pose US growth threatWASHINGTON: Tightening financial conditions driven by falling stock prices, unc
Fed's Yellen says global risks could pose US growth threat
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 hours ago
WASHINGTON: Tightening financial conditions driven by falling stock prices, uncertainty over China and a global reassessment of credit risk could throw the US economy off track from an otherwise solid course, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said... Read more
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The Star
Fed’s Yellen says global risks could pose US growth threatYellen says there are good reasons to believe the US will stay on a path of mod
Fed’s Yellen says global risks could pose US growth threat
The Star / Posted 2 hours ago
Yellen says there are good reasons to believe the US will stay on a path of moderate growth. In this Dec 16, 2015 Reuters file photo. she answers a reporter's question during a news conference in Washington. WASHINGTON: Tightening financial... Read more
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PhysOrg
Some 5,000 years ago, silver mining on the shores of the Aegean SeaA mining archaeologist is at work in a 5,000 year old silver mine in Thorikos,
Some 5,000 years ago, silver mining on the shores of the Aegean Sea
PhysOrg / Posted 2 hours ago
A mining archaeologist is at work in a 5,000 year old silver mine in Thorikos, Greece. Credit: Ghent University The team of mining archaeologists was supervised by Prof. Dr Denis Morin of the University of Lorraine, connected with the UMR CNRS 5608... Read more
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PhysOrg
Light and manganese to discover the source of submerged Roman marbleScientists take the plunge underwater to analyze one of the most valuable eleme
Light and manganese to discover the source of submerged Roman marble
PhysOrg / Posted 2 hours ago
Scientists take the plunge underwater to analyze one of the most valuable elements from the affluent Roman villas: white marble. Credit: Michela Ricca et al. The Roman Emperors used to spend their summers in the city of Baia, near Naples. With the... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
China, India and Japan court Africa at the mining tableThis year’s Mining Indaba has been cast as taking place under a pall, but not t
China, India and Japan court Africa at the mining table
Mail & Guardian / Posted 2 hours ago
This year’s Mining Indaba has been cast as taking place under a pall, but not too much has changed, at least not from the perspective of China, cited for much of the turmoil in the global mining industry. Chinese government officials here in this... Read more
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The Economic Times
Janet Yellen warns of domestic, global risks to US economyWASHINGTON: Tightening financial conditions driven by falling stock prices, unc
Janet Yellen warns of domestic, global risks to US economy
The Economic Times / Posted 2 hours ago
WASHINGTON: Tightening financial conditions driven by falling stock prices, uncertainty over China and a global reassessment of credit risk could throw the US economy off track from an otherwise solid course, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Healthy Life: Supplements: myths, factsLynn Grant is a registered dietitian and certified diabetes educator. She works
Healthy Life: Supplements: myths, facts
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 2 hours ago
Lynn Grant is a registered dietitian and certified diabetes educator. She works at Capital Region Medical Center and provides diabetes education and outpatient nutrition counseling by appointment. “Would this supplement help me?” I often get asked... Read more
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Fortune
Here’s What the Fed’s Janet Yellen Just Told Congress About the State of the EconomyTightening financial conditions driven by falling stock prices, uncertainty ove
Here’s What the Fed’s Janet Yellen Just Told Congress About the State of the Economy
Fortune / Posted 3 hours ago
Tightening financial conditions driven by falling stock prices, uncertainty over China and a global reassessment of credit risk could throw the U.S. economy off track from an otherwise solid course, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said on... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Yellen sees ‘gradual’ rate moves; acknowledges global risksTightening financial conditions driven by falling stock prices, uncertainty ove
Yellen sees ‘gradual’ rate moves; acknowledges global risks
The Globe and Mail / Posted 3 hours ago
Tightening financial conditions driven by falling stock prices, uncertainty over China and a global reassessment of credit risk could throw the U.S. economy off track from an otherwise solid course, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rwanda Signs U.S.$39 Million Mining DealA statement from Rwanda Development Board (RDB) shows that the government has s
Rwanda Signs U.S.$39 Million Mining Deal
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
A statement from Rwanda Development Board (RDB) shows that the government has signed three large scale mining agreements with Tri Metals Mining (Rwanda) Limited. RDB's CEO, Francis Gatare, says that Rwanda has various types of mineral deposits that... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Recruitment for Oil Institutions CommencesThe search to fill managerial positions in Uganda's National Oil Company and Pe
Recruitment for Oil Institutions Commences
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
The search to fill managerial positions in Uganda's National Oil Company and Petroleum Authority has officially kicked off. On Monday this week, the Board of the Uganda National Oil Company Limited (NATOIL) called for applications in the local... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Must Create Enabling Environment to Grow Economy - ObasanjoFormer President of Nigeria, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, yesterday, charged the Fe
Govt Must Create Enabling Environment to Grow Economy - Obasanjo
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
Former President of Nigeria, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, yesterday, charged the Federal Government to create enabling environment to attract private investment which is needed to grow the economy. Also, the Senate Committee chairman on Trade and... Read more
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Reuters
Fed's Yellen cites global risks but says U.S. should motor throughU.S. Federal Reserve Chairman Janet Yellen holds a news conference to announce
Fed's Yellen cites global risks but says U.S. should motor through
Reuters / Posted 3 hours ago
U.S. Federal Reserve Chairman Janet Yellen holds a news conference to announce raised interest rates in Washington December 16, 2015. WASHINGTON Tightening financial conditions driven by falling stock prices, uncertainty over China and a global... Read more
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CNBC
Fed's Yellen: Conditions less supportive of growthTightening financial conditions driven by falling stock prices, uncertainty ove
Fed's Yellen: Conditions less supportive of growth
CNBC / Posted 3 hours ago
Tightening financial conditions driven by falling stock prices, uncertainty over China and a global reassessment of credit risk could throw the U.S. economy off track from an otherwise solid course, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said on... Read more
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This is West Country
Making money is a breeze for air farmersA LOAD of hot air or an inspired bit of entrepren-air-ship? A young British bu
Making money is a breeze for air farmers
This is West Country / Posted 3 hours ago
A LOAD of hot air or an inspired bit of entrepren-air-ship? A young British businessman has set up a company which sells jars of fresh air from Somerset, Dorset and Wales. Leo de Watts, 27, started the company Aethaer (pronounced ether) and has... Read more
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FOX Business
Fed's Yellen Cites Global Risks but Says U.S. Should Motor ThroughTightening financial conditions driven by falling stock prices, uncertainty ove
Fed's Yellen Cites Global Risks but Says U.S. Should Motor Through
FOX Business / Posted 3 hours ago
Tightening financial conditions driven by falling stock prices, uncertainty over China and a global reassessment of credit risk could throw the U.S. economy off track from an otherwise solid course, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said on... Read more
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FOX Business
Fed's Yellen Cites Global Risks but Says U.S. Should Motor ThroughTightening financial conditions driven by falling stock prices, uncertainty ove
Fed's Yellen Cites Global Risks but Says U.S. Should Motor Through
FOX Business / Posted 3 hours ago
Tightening financial conditions driven by falling stock prices, uncertainty over China and a global reassessment of credit risk could throw the U.S. economy off track from an otherwise solid course, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said on... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Fed's Yellen cites global risks but says US should motor throughWASHINGTON: Tightening financial conditions driven by falling stock prices, unc
Fed's Yellen cites global risks but says US should motor through
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 hours ago
WASHINGTON: Tightening financial conditions driven by falling stock prices, uncertainty over China and a global reassessment of credit risk could throw the U.S. economy off track from an otherwise solid course, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said... Read more
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The Torrington Telegram
The Torrington Telegram Gov. to legislature: �It�s time to address the issue!�TORRINGTON � There was little response from Wyoming�s 63rd Legislature during G
The Torrington Telegram Gov. to legislature: �It�s time to address the issue!�
The Torrington Telegram / Posted 4 hours ago
TORRINGTON � There was little response from Wyoming�s 63rd Legislature during Gov. Matt Mead�s State-of-the-State address Monday morning, not surprising since the governor fell just short of admonishing the legislature several times to address the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Japan to Increase Investment in SAPretoria — Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane has welcomed a commitment
Japan to Increase Investment in SA
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 hours ago
Pretoria — Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane has welcomed a commitment by the Japanese government to increase its investment in South Africa, despite the current downturn in the global economy. "We are encouraged by the continuous support... Read more
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The Manila Times
Factory output volume up, value downFebruary 10, 2016 9:05 pm MANUFACTURING output expanded in December 2015 in te
Factory output volume up, value down
The Manila Times / Posted 4 hours ago
February 10, 2016 9:05 pm MANUFACTURING output expanded in December 2015 in terms of volume and but value-wise contracted compared to a year earlier. The National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) on... Read more
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iol.co.za
Zwane welcomes Japanese supportCape Town - Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane on Wednesday welcomed a
Zwane welcomes Japanese support
iol.co.za / Posted 5 hours ago
Cape Town - Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane on Wednesday welcomed a commitment by the Japanese government to increase its investment in South Africa. The additional investment comes despite the current downturn in the global economy. “We... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cosatu Mpumalanga Delegation Refused Entry At the Lily Gold Mine Where More Than Eighty Workers Were Trapped UndergroundThe Congress of South African Trade Unions in Mpumalanga is deeply angered and
Cosatu Mpumalanga Delegation Refused Entry At the Lily Gold Mine Where More Than Eighty Workers Were Trapped Underground
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
The Congress of South African Trade Unions in Mpumalanga is deeply angered and dismayed by the stubborn and intransigent attitude demonstrated by the Goldfields Lily Mine Management towards the COSATU delegation who visited the scenes of the accident... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Uganda's Solar Attracts Investors Amid Cost FearsA number of investors are lining up at the offices of the Electricity Regulator
Uganda's Solar Attracts Investors Amid Cost Fears
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
A number of investors are lining up at the offices of the Electricity Regulatory Authority seeking licenses to carry out solar power projects. Fears that this is an expensive venture have not dampened their appetite, writes JEFF MBANGA. As far as... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
That Illusive U.S. InvestmentIn the wake of the African Union Summit, Addis Abeba was busy yet again hosting
That Illusive U.S. Investment
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
In the wake of the African Union Summit, Addis Abeba was busy yet again hosting another conference. But instead of political emissaries, this assembly was full of business delegates. The Corporate Council on Africa (CCA) had its 10th US-Africa... Read more
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Aljazeera
Life by Latin America's largest open-pit coal mineLa Guajira, Colombia - Heavy dust clouds fill the dry, warm air as Said Lara us
Life by Latin America's largest open-pit coal mine
Aljazeera / Posted 5 hours ago
La Guajira, Colombia - Heavy dust clouds fill the dry, warm air as Said Lara uses a crowbar to tear down his wife's house in the small community of Las Casitas, in the northernmost Colombian province of La Guajira. Only two days earlier an official... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Indonesia plans ‘big bang’ opening of economy to foreign investment Published: 10 February 2016 6:44 PM Indonesian President Joko Widodo gesture
Indonesia plans ‘big bang’ opening of economy to foreign investment
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 6 hours ago
Published: 10 February 2016 6:44 PM Indonesian President Joko Widodo gestures during an interview with Reuters at the presidential palace in Jakarta, Indonesia today. – Reuters... Read more
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Boise Weekly
NebbioloThe Piemonte varieties Dolcetto and Barbera have their charm, but it's that is
Nebbiolo
Boise Weekly / Posted 6 hours ago
The Piemonte varieties Dolcetto and Barbera have their charm, but it's that is the region's premier grape. It forms the basis for two of Italy's most famous wines: Barbaresco and Barolo. With their firm tannic structure, both can be a bit... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
R15 Million Fuel Cell Feasibility Study LaunchedPretoria — Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies has launched a R15 million fe
R15 Million Fuel Cell Feasibility Study Launched
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 hours ago
Pretoria — Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies has launched a R15 million feasibility study that will identify particular components that can be manufactured for fuel cell units. The Isondo Precious Minerals (IPM) study was launched by the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Experts Conclude Mineral SurveyChinese experts have concluded the mineral survey of metals and gemstones in No
Experts Conclude Mineral Survey
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 hours ago
Chinese experts have concluded the mineral survey of metals and gemstones in Northern, Muchinga and parts of Luapula provinces of Zambia. Results of soil samples that were collected from the survey were expected to be presented to Government next... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Mosebenzi Zwane Welcomes Investment Commitment From Japanese GovernmentMineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi J Zwane (MP) has welcomed commitment by th
Minister Mosebenzi Zwane Welcomes Investment Commitment From Japanese Government
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 hours ago
Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi J Zwane (MP) has welcomed commitment by the Japanese government to increase investment into South Africa, in spite of the current downturn in the global economy. Minister Zwane met with Mr Tsuneo Kitamura,... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
£2.5bn Terex bid could fire Chinese investment in Northern Ireland A worker inspects a crane at Terex A successful bid by Zoomlion for US firm
£2.5bn Terex bid could fire Chinese investment in Northern Ireland
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 7 hours ago
A worker inspects a crane at Terex A successful bid by Zoomlion for US firm Terex - which employs 1,000 people in Co Tyrone - could be the start of many Chinese companies buying... Read more
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Eye Witness News
21 Hutus killed in east Congo violence The attacks were the latest in a series of deadly skirmishes between Hutus an
21 Hutus killed in east Congo violence
Eye Witness News / Posted 7 hours ago
The attacks were the latest in a series of deadly skirmishes between Hutus and other local groups. FILE: Rebel soldiers. Picture: AFP/ISAAC KASAMANI DRC,DRC unrest,DRC rebel attacks,Hutus KINSHASA – At least... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
‘25 reasons why #Guptasmustgo’ – the full listThe Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) on Wednesday released the full list of the
‘25 reasons why #Guptasmustgo’ – the full list
Daily Dispatch / Posted 8 hours ago
The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) on Wednesday released the full list of the “25 reasons why the Guptas must leave or be made to leave the country immediately #Guptasmustgo”. The party had launched the campaign on Tuesday night‚ hours after it and... Read more
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