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Scoop.co.nz
Kiwis Ravenous for a Romantic Valentine’s Day Getawaytogether, and many people are waiting for their partner to make the first move
Kiwis Ravenous for a Romantic Valentine’s Day Getaway
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
together, and many people are waiting for their partner to make the first move and book a weekend away. Given we’re not in peak travel season, it’s actually a great time to book a hotel or find a package deal so you can surprise loved one with a... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Bee Business Boomingand 1500 metric tonnes of honey each year, and the company has plans to grow to
Bee Business Booming
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
and 1500 metric tonnes of honey each year, and the company has plans to grow to more than 8,000 hives over the 2016/2017 season.“We’re working with some great landowners in some amazingly remote corners of Marlborough,” said Clifford. “Each place... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Tough 2016 for job seekers, worse for fresh grads, warn expertsas JobStreet.com, said companies were still advertising openings in the first q
Tough 2016 for job seekers, worse for fresh grads, warn experts
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 4 days ago
as JobStreet.com, said companies were still advertising openings in the first quarter of this year, which was considered a peak hiring season. Others, such as Monster.com, however, expect to see a decline in job offers in the first half of 2016... Read more
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heraldscotland
Isle of Arran hotel and spa resort Auchrannie on course for leap in turnover and profitsand marketing, and reservation operations. The expansion, Mr Morrison noted, h
Isle of Arran hotel and spa resort Auchrannie on course for leap in turnover and profits
heraldscotland / Posted 5 days ago
and marketing, and reservation operations. The expansion, Mr Morrison noted, had added another 20 staff to Auchrannie’s workforce. Auchrannie is a major employer on the Isle of Arran, with about 150 staff at the moment. Its workforce was as... Read more
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Daily Record
ScotRail cancel Ayrshire trains ahead of Storm Gertrudereintroducing train travel. "While this work will be done as quickly as possib
ScotRail cancel Ayrshire trains ahead of Storm Gertrude
Daily Record / Posted 13 days ago
reintroducing train travel. "While this work will be done as quickly as possible, it will not commence until after the peak of the storm has passed." Phil Verster, ScotRail's managing director, said: “We will be withdrawing some services until... Read more
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NZCity
Sealord profit slumps as sales slidesaid chief executive Steve Yung. "Our fishing capacity was restricted due to v
Sealord profit slumps as sales slide
NZCity / Posted 16 days ago
said chief executive Steve Yung. "Our fishing capacity was restricted due to vessels being off the water during our peak season, which reduced both sales and profitability." The company has declared a dividend of $4.05m to shareholders,... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Sealord profit falls 62% in 2015 on low global fish pricessaid chief executive Steve Yung. "Our fishing capacity was restricted due to ve
Sealord profit falls 62% in 2015 on low global fish prices
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 16 days ago
said chief executive Steve Yung. "Our fishing capacity was restricted due to vessels being off the water during our peak season, which reduced both sales and profitability." The company has declared a dividend of $4.05 million to... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Sealord's annual profit falls 62pcSealord has been reducing the size of its workforce as it contends with lower f
Sealord's annual profit falls 62pc
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 16 days ago
Sealord has been reducing the size of its workforce as it contends with lower fish prices, and this month announced plans to cut a further 60 jobs from its Nelson factory. Photo / Greg Bowker Sealord's annual profit more than halved as sales slumped... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Mayors: Tier waits for job recoveryTier metros ranked higher in productivity forecast than historical job growth
Mayors: Tier waits for job recovery
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 19 days ago
Tier metros ranked higher in productivity forecast than historical job growth It's economic-forecasting season, and the latest 2016 prognostication is not good for the metro areas of the Southern Tier when it comes to when the region will get back... Read more
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CNET
Are extreme-sports junkies still in love with GoPro?they may not like to take part in the action themselves. GoPro said on Wednesd
Are extreme-sports junkies still in love with GoPro?
CNET / Posted 27 days ago
they may not like to take part in the action themselves. GoPro said on Wednesday that it would cut seven percent of its workforce after its latest device, the GoPro Hero4 Session, failed to be as popular with buyers as expected. It also forecast... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
FED: We're not seeing a whole lot of inflation right now (USD, SPY, SPX, QQQ, TLT, TLO)of already low and falling prices for farm commodities, caused in part by weak
FED: We're not seeing a whole lot of inflation right now (USD, SPY, SPX, QQQ, TLT, TLO)
Stamford Advocate / Posted 28 days ago
of already low and falling prices for farm commodities, caused in part by weak global demand and the strong dollar. Unseasonably warm winter weather in much of the nation further depressed energy prices and slowed significant segments of that... Read more
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Connecticut Post
FED: We're not seeing a whole lot of inflation right now (USD, SPY, SPX, QQQ, TLT, TLO)of already low and falling prices for farm commodities, caused in part by weak
FED: We're not seeing a whole lot of inflation right now (USD, SPY, SPX, QQQ, TLT, TLO)
Connecticut Post / Posted 28 days ago
of already low and falling prices for farm commodities, caused in part by weak global demand and the strong dollar. Unseasonably warm winter weather in much of the nation further depressed energy prices and slowed significant segments of that... Read more
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Quartz
A neuroscientist says there’s a powerful benefit to exercise that is rarely discussedThese findings suggest that if you have a big presentation or meeting where you
A neuroscientist says there’s a powerful benefit to exercise that is rarely discussed
Quartz / Posted 28 days ago
These findings suggest that if you have a big presentation or meeting where you need your focus and attention to be at its peak, you should get in a workout ahead of time to maximize those brain functions. But my favorite neuroscience-based... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
TradeWinds resort raises employee pay to minimum of $10 an hourchallenge. The biggest challenge we have in our company.” Florida’s unemployme
TradeWinds resort raises employee pay to minimum of $10 an hour
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 29 days ago
challenge. The biggest challenge we have in our company.” Florida’s unemployment rate has dropped to 5.0 percent from its peak of 11.2 percent in January 2010. It’s even lower in Pinellas, at 4.3 percent. About 950 work at the resorts, with the... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Backpacker worker numbers in decline across Granite BeltFARMERS on the Granite Belt are expected to be hit hard by the loss of the tax-
Backpacker worker numbers in decline across Granite Belt
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 30 days ago
FARMERS on the Granite Belt are expected to be hit hard by the loss of the tax-free threshold for seasonal workers. The Federal Government will remove the threshold for working holiday visa holders from July 1. It means workers will pay 32.5% tax... Read more
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WJHG Panama City
Those in the tourism industry say seasonal unemployment is less of a problemmany locals in the service industry to hold down a job. Now some in the tourism
Those in the tourism industry say seasonal unemployment is less of a problem
WJHG Panama City / Posted 1 months ago
many locals in the service industry to hold down a job. Now some in the tourism industry say things are looking better for seasonal employees. Tourism is the backbone of our community, but traditionally when the summer ends so does the... Read more

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