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AllAfrica.com
Nigeria Can Generate N5 Trillion Annually From Solid Minerals - Metal ExportersExporters under the aegis of Association of Metal Exporters of Nigeria, AMEN ha
Nigeria Can Generate N5 Trillion Annually From Solid Minerals - Metal Exporters
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 minutes ago
Exporters under the aegis of Association of Metal Exporters of Nigeria, AMEN have called on the Federal Government to intervene in the solid minerals sector and tap the abundant benefits as the sector has opportunity of generating N5 trillion... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Japan urges PH government to lift import restrictions on farm products Tokyo — Japan has urged the Philippines to lift import restrictions on some a
Japan urges PH government to lift import restrictions on farm products
Manila Bulletin / Posted 29 minutes ago
Tokyo — Japan has urged the Philippines to lift import restrictions on some agricultural products after having secured third party certifications on the safety of their exports... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Dambazau Probes Own Ministry From 1999The Minister of Interior, Lt. General Abdulrahman Bello Dambazau (Rtd) has inau
Dambazau Probes Own Ministry From 1999
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 hours ago
The Minister of Interior, Lt. General Abdulrahman Bello Dambazau (Rtd) has inaugurated an 11-member Ad-Hoc Committee to examine the operationalization of Public Private Partnership (PPP) and Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) entered into by the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Nigeria Can Generate N5 Trillion Yearly From Solid Minerals'Nigeria can generate at least N5 trillion annually from mining and exporting of
'Nigeria Can Generate N5 Trillion Yearly From Solid Minerals'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 hours ago
Nigeria can generate at least N5 trillion annually from mining and exporting of its vast solid mineral deposits, with several multiplier effects on job creations, state development and social infrastructure that could make the solid minerals sector... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Health Workers Threaten Industrial Action As Ministry Crisis WorsensAbuja — The crisis in the Federal Ministry of Health has taken a new dimension,
Health Workers Threaten Industrial Action As Ministry Crisis Worsens
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 hours ago
Abuja — The crisis in the Federal Ministry of Health has taken a new dimension, as four of the directorate level doctors who were alleged to be sitting tight despite reaching the mandatory retirement age, have taken government to court. Joined in... Read more
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The Economic Times
Rs 670 crore proposal for beautification historical forts in MaharashtraFollowing an order of the Bombay High Court, work on removing encroachments fro
Rs 670 crore proposal for beautification historical forts in Maharashtra
The Economic Times / Posted 2 hours ago
Following an order of the Bombay High Court, work on removing encroachments from the two cave sites in Mumbai has begun, Waikar said. "The Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) has agreed to grant No Objection Certificate to Maharashtra Tourism... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Court Renews Order for Tompolo's ArrestJustice Ibrahim Buba of the Federal High Court in Lagos yesterday directed secu
Court Renews Order for Tompolo's Arrest
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
Justice Ibrahim Buba of the Federal High Court in Lagos yesterday directed security agencies to arrest a former Niger Delta militant leader, Government Ekpemupolo (aka Tompolo). He held that the warrant of arrest issued for Tompolo's arrest still... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Stakeholders Seek Out of Court Resolution of Wuye Market CrisisThose who paid for shops in the disputed Wuye Ultra Modern Market, Abuja now se
Stakeholders Seek Out of Court Resolution of Wuye Market Crisis
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
Those who paid for shops in the disputed Wuye Ultra Modern Market, Abuja now seek alternative ways of ending the matter. Last Tuesday, the traders numbering about 200 converged on the Area 11 office of the Minister of the Federal Capital Territory... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Say it with a condomPhatcharaphan Prachuablarb is the fruit of an unplanned teen pregnancy. Born to
Say it with a condom
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 4 hours ago
Phatcharaphan Prachuablarb is the fruit of an unplanned teen pregnancy. Born to a mother who was only 18, he knows what it is like to grow up in a family not ready to raise a child. The 19-year-old sees unwanted teen pregnancy as an aggravating... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nigeria Can Generate N5 Trillion Annually From Solid MineralsMetal Exporters, under the aegis of Association of Metal Exporters of Nigeria (
Nigeria Can Generate N5 Trillion Annually From Solid Minerals
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
Metal Exporters, under the aegis of Association of Metal Exporters of Nigeria (AMEN) have said Nigeria can generate at least N5 trillion annually from mining and exporting of her vast solid mineral deposits. President of AMEN, Mr. Seun Olatunji, who... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
New partnership will bring high-speed Internet to underserved western Howard CountyWhen Nicole and Renard Parson moved from the bustling streets of New York City
New partnership will bring high-speed Internet to underserved western Howard County
Baltimore Sun / Posted 6 hours ago
When Nicole and Renard Parson moved from the bustling streets of New York City to the rolling hills of western Howard County five years ago, they were in for a surprise. Their home in Mount Airy did not have high-speed Internet. With only 30... Read more
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New Kerala
'Equal participation in solar projects can empower women'Kolkata, Feb 9 : Women in Indian villages can challenge patriarchy and discrimi
'Equal participation in solar projects can empower women'
New Kerala / Posted 7 hours ago
Kolkata, Feb 9 : Women in Indian villages can challenge patriarchy and discriminating gender roles if their participation in solar electricity projects, from planning, implementation to maintenance, is absolute and equal, Norwegian researchers... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Hundreds Pack Meeting on Future of Fair ParkHundreds of people turned out Monday night to voice their thoughts on the futur
Hundreds Pack Meeting on Future of Fair Park
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 7 hours ago
Hundreds of people turned out Monday night to voice their thoughts on the future of Dallas Fair Park. Mayor Mike Rawlings said the special Dallas City Council meeting was held at the Hall of State in the park to make it easier for neighbors to... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Future of Kings Beach events center up in the airThe North Tahoe Public Utility District is exploring a potential public-private
Future of Kings Beach events center up in the air
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 8 hours ago
The North Tahoe Public Utility District is exploring a potential public-private partnership with Laulima Development to renovate and manage the North Tahoe Event Center in an attempt to become financially stable. Three public meetings in February... Read more
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BruDirect.com
Camtech INDIA Entrepreneur Bootcamp Assists Medical Technology InnovatorsSupported by the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), the Bacca F
Camtech INDIA Entrepreneur Bootcamp Assists Medical Technology Innovators
BruDirect.com / Posted 11 hours ago
Supported by the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), the Bacca Foundation and Omidyar Network, CAMTech INDIA is a public-private partnership committed to driving medical technology innovation to improve reproductive, maternal, newborn... Read more
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The Mercury News
Santa Clara County ambulance deal shouldn't preclude fire departmentsA surprise agenda item for Tuesday's Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors me
Santa Clara County ambulance deal shouldn't preclude fire departments
The Mercury News / Posted 11 hours ago
A surprise agenda item for Tuesday's Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors meeting appears to shut the door on fire departments that would like to collaborate and provide ambulance service county wide. A three-year contract extension for troubled... Read more
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The Indian Express
In countdown, moving deficit goalposts starts debate in GovtUnion Minister Arun Jaitley. (Express Photo by Prem Nath Pandey) Loud calls fr
In countdown, moving deficit goalposts starts debate in Govt
The Indian Express / Posted 11 hours ago
Union Minister Arun Jaitley. (Express Photo by Prem Nath Pandey) Loud calls from the RBI to resist fiscal expansion have not stopped the government from discussing a postponement of deficit goalposts, thereby allowing higher spending to stimulate... Read more
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The Hill
Obama to seek dramatic boost in cyber fundingPresident Obama on Tuesday is expected to request a dramatic boost in federal f
Obama to seek dramatic boost in cyber funding
The Hill / Posted 13 hours ago
President Obama on Tuesday is expected to request a dramatic boost in federal funding for cybersecurity, according to multiple Hill offices, industry representatives and digital privacy advocates. As part of the annual White House budget proposal,... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
PPP aspiring MP blasts Mahama over failed promisesPolitics of Monday, 8 February 2016 Progressive People´s Party (PPP) parliamen
PPP aspiring MP blasts Mahama over failed promises
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 15 hours ago
Politics of Monday, 8 February 2016 Progressive People´s Party (PPP) parliamentary candidate for Obuasi east constituency, Mr Frank Aboagye Danyansah, has lambasted President John Dramani Mahama’s administration for making too many promises but... Read more
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The Irish Times
Druid Theatre unveils plans for Galway playhouseDruid Theatre Company has unveiled plans for a new 240-seat theatre which could
Druid Theatre unveils plans for Galway playhouse
The Irish Times / Posted 16 hours ago
Druid Theatre Company has unveiled plans for a new 240-seat theatre which could become an “anchor” performance space in Galway. The award-winning international company said the new theatre would be more than double the size of its existing Mick... Read more
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International Business Times
Barclays bank and Interpol cyber-division team up to combat online crime In the wake of a number of banking security blunders, Barclays bank has become
Barclays bank and Interpol cyber-division team up to combat online crime
International Business Times / Posted 18 hours ago
In the wake of a number of banking security blunders, Barclays bank has become the first financial institution to team up with crime-fighters at Interpol to combat the increasing threat of cyber-crime, it has been revealed. Now, the bank is to... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Jobs: What it takes to work at John Lewis in Norwich John Lewis in Norwich. Photo : Steve Adams The HR team at John Lewis in Norw
Jobs: What it takes to work at John Lewis in Norwich
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 19 hours ago
John Lewis in Norwich. Photo : Steve Adams The HR team at John Lewis in Norwich answer our questions on how the company recruits and what it looks for in potential employees. You can find... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
How San Diego City Council Members Want To Spend MoneySan Diego City Council members are set to talk on Monday about their individual
How San Diego City Council Members Want To Spend Money
KPBS San Diego / Posted 20 hours ago
San Diego City Council members are set to talk on Monday about their individual spending priorities — 2½ months before the mayor releases his budget for fiscal 2017. The city's independent budget analyst is presenting a report compiling each of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
N$30 Billion to Restore RangelandsNamibia is to spend a staggering N$30 billion in real terms over the next 20 ye
N$30 Billion to Restore Rangelands
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 hours ago
Namibia is to spend a staggering N$30 billion in real terms over the next 20 years in a drastic effort to restore its rangelands and alleviate bush encroachment. Making the announcement last Wednesday at the Namibian National Farmers Union (NNFU)... Read more
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The Advocate
'It's just such an honor': Michael Kearney to reign as Rex, King of CarnivalIn October, Michael Kearney got a call from a business associate asking to meet
'It's just such an honor': Michael Kearney to reign as Rex, King of Carnival
The Advocate / Posted 22 hours ago
In October, Michael Kearney got a call from a business associate asking to meet downtown about an account. “I thought, ‘I’m out here on France Road, and I’m your customer! Why can’t you come to me?’ ” Kearney said. “But I agreed to go downtown, and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Aligbe - Airlines Suffer the Most in Economic DownturnsIndustry consultant and CEO of Belujane Konsult, Chris Aligbe says government h
Aligbe - Airlines Suffer the Most in Economic Downturns
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
Industry consultant and CEO of Belujane Konsult, Chris Aligbe says government has to take urgent steps to revive the aviation industry, improve landing aids, and resuscitate the airlines, which are greatly affected by the current economic slowdown.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Province to Gain Three New Hotels This YearLubango — More than 6.7 billion Kwanzas were invested in four and three-star ho
Province to Gain Three New Hotels This Year
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
Lubango — More than 6.7 billion Kwanzas were invested in four and three-star hotels in Lubango, southern Huila province, said on Saturday the provincial director of Hotels and Tourism, Fernando Cacola. According to him, these are the hotels... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Candidates' Promises On RoadsA well-planned and developed road and water transport network capable of accomm
Candidates' Promises On Roads
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
A well-planned and developed road and water transport network capable of accommodating increasing traffic as both the economy and population continue to expand. Government will undertake a comprehensive infrastructure development master plan to... Read more
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The Economic Times
IFC, Odisha government partner to develop speciality hospitals"IFC and Odisha government have partnered to improve health infrastructure on p
IFC, Odisha government partner to develop speciality hospitals
The Economic Times / Posted 22 hours ago
"IFC and Odisha government have partnered to improve health infrastructure on public-private partnership model," the World Bank group firm said in a statement. As the lead transaction advisor, IFC would structure the rollout of low-cost hospitals... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tanzania Orders Geothermal Power UptakeDar es Salaam — The Minister of Energy and Minerals Prof. Sospeter Muhongo, has
Tanzania Orders Geothermal Power Uptake
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Dar es Salaam — The Minister of Energy and Minerals Prof. Sospeter Muhongo, has directed the Tanzania Geothermal Development Company (TGDC) that by June 2016, it must begin drilling three holes in the area of Lake Ngozi. This is the first step... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
U.S to Raise Stakes in African PowerWashington — President Barack Obama is close to signing into law a Bill that wo
U.S to Raise Stakes in African Power
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Washington — President Barack Obama is close to signing into law a Bill that would mean more United States government involvement in helping to provide electricity in sub-Saharan Africa writes SAM OKWAKOL "It is a direct response to the fact that... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
That Africa May Have Sufficient Electricity, Dangote Champions Power Africa InitiativeDangote Group is leading efforts to significantly increase access to electricit
That Africa May Have Sufficient Electricity, Dangote Champions Power Africa Initiative
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Dangote Group is leading efforts to significantly increase access to electricity in Africa through Power Africa, an initiative of President Barack Obama. Electricity is fundamental to economic growth and development. It is a major driver of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Road Infrastructure Project Will Transform Mombasa, Coast RegionKenya's second largest city, Mombasa occupies a special place in the national e
Road Infrastructure Project Will Transform Mombasa, Coast Region
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Kenya's second largest city, Mombasa occupies a special place in the national economy. As the host to the country's leading seaport, the city plays the critical role of being the gateway, not just to Kenya but the hinterland that includes Uganda,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
High Costs Stymie Standard Gauge PlanDodoma — The government yesterday noted that the envisaged multi-trillion shill
High Costs Stymie Standard Gauge Plan
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Dodoma — The government yesterday noted that the envisaged multi-trillion shilling central railway line project that was to be rebuilt to standard gauge level is for now too expensive for Tanzania to finance through own funds. Finance and Planning... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Miners switch from coal to codingJim Ratliff worked for 14 years in the mines of eastern Kentucky, drilling hole
Miners switch from coal to coding
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
Jim Ratliff worked for 14 years in the mines of eastern Kentucky, drilling holes and blasting dynamite to expose the coal that has powered Appalachian life for more than a century. Today, he rolls into an office at 8 a.m., settles into a small metal... Read more
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The Rebel Yell
The Rebel YellRaiders may come to Vegas through UNLV, Sands partnership Traffic passes by th
The Rebel Yell
The Rebel Yell / Posted yesterday
Raiders may come to Vegas through UNLV, Sands partnership Traffic passes by the deserted vacant 42-acre lot nestled between the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino along Tropicana Avenue daily. On the lot stands a real estate sign planted into the desert... Read more
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dna
Gujarat to get India's first aviation parkTo strengthen the aviation sector in Gujarat, the state government has planned
Gujarat to get India's first aviation park
dna / Posted yesterday
To strengthen the aviation sector in Gujarat, the state government has planned to set up the country's first-ever Aviation Park with a slew of facilities including an airstrip, training school, helipad and space for setting up small manufacturing... Read more
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The Economic Times
India's first Aviation Park to come up in GujaratAccording to officials of government-owned Gujarat State Aviation Infrastructur
India's first Aviation Park to come up in Gujarat
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
According to officials of government-owned Gujarat State Aviation Infrastructure Company Ltd (GUJSAIL), this integrated park aims to raise the awareness about the potential of the aviation sector among students, professionals, policy makers and... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Small steps, regional thinking are keys to area’s housing issueA 40-unit Habitat for Humanity project that’s in the works using school distric
Small steps, regional thinking are keys to area’s housing issue
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted yesterday
A 40-unit Habitat for Humanity project that’s in the works using school district-owned land behind Basalt High School is the kind of small step that, multiplied using a similar model elsewhere and added to other efforts, can begin to put a dent in... Read more
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asianage
No more airport fee at Delhi International AirportDiscontinuation of (ADF) will make air-tickets cheaper for passengers flying ou
No more airport fee at Delhi International Airport
asianage / Posted yesterday
Discontinuation of (ADF) will make air-tickets cheaper for passengers flying out from the capital’s IGI airport. AERA has directed DIAL to discontinue collection of airport development fee from May 1 this year. Airports Economic Regulatory... Read more
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dna
Only six projects cleared under PM Modi's flagship Namami Gange projectA mere six projects were cleared under Prime Minister Narendra Modi's flagship
Only six projects cleared under PM Modi's flagship Namami Gange project
dna / Posted yesterday
A mere six projects were cleared under Prime Minister Narendra Modi's flagship Namami Gange project to clean the holy river during financial year 2015-16, documents accessed by dna has revealed. The six projects were worth Rs760 crore while the... Read more
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The Economic Times
Government-funded plans may be assessed for job potentialNEW DELHI: Every government-funded scheme or proposed investment including publ
Government-funded plans may be assessed for job potential
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
NEW DELHI: Every government-funded scheme or proposed investment including public-private partnership projects could soon be assessed for employment generation potential along with the techno-economic appraisal, a move that will make the appraisal... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
Steve Cottrell: San Sebastian key to solving parking problemsHate to admit it, but I’m old enough to remember Stan Freberg’s 1957 parody, “W
Steve Cottrell: San Sebastian key to solving parking problems
The St. Augustine Record / Posted yesterday
Hate to admit it, but I’m old enough to remember Stan Freberg’s 1957 parody, “Wun’erful, Wun’erful,” lampooning Lawrence Welk and his rhythmic Champagne music. I even recall the final words of the 78 rpm vinyl record as the Aragon Ballroom was... Read more
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The Advocate
'It's just such an honor': Michael Kearney to reign as Rex, King of CarnivalIn October, Michael Kearney got a call from a business associate asking to meet
'It's just such an honor': Michael Kearney to reign as Rex, King of Carnival
The Advocate / Posted yesterday
In October, Michael Kearney got a call from a business associate asking to meet downtown about an account. “I thought, ‘I’m out here on France Road, and I’m your customer! Why can’t you come to me?’ ” Kearney said. “But I agreed to go downtown, and... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Chamber Corner: Cromwell Legislative Breakfast to offer invaluable networkingMIDDLETOWN >> February is off to a fast start, and the chamber team continues t
Chamber Corner: Cromwell Legislative Breakfast to offer invaluable networking
The Middletown Press / Posted yesterday
MIDDLETOWN >> February is off to a fast start, and the chamber team continues to be on the move throughout our region. Our February Business After Work networking reception will be held tonight at the Sheraton Hartford South Hotel in Rocky Hill. The... Read more
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Pilipino Star
GSIS to hike investments in infraMANILA, Philippines - After a “good” investment in one of Manila’s main railway
GSIS to hike investments in infra
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
MANILA, Philippines - After a “good” investment in one of Manila’s main railways, the Government Service Insurance System (GSIS) is looking at doubling its placements in infrastructure as it seeks to stay in the local market. “I will be recommending... Read more
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Pilipino Star
DOTC to buy 120 train cars for LRT1MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Transportation and Communications (DOTC
DOTC to buy 120 train cars for LRT1
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Transportation and Communications (DOTC) has set the deadline for the submission of bids for the supply of 120 brand new light rail vehicles (LRV) or train cars for the Light Rail Transit Line 1 (LRT1) later... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Gov’t girds for OFW crisisLabor Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz INQUIRER FILE PHOTO An estimated 1.5 million
Gov’t girds for OFW crisis
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
Labor Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz INQUIRER FILE PHOTO An estimated 1.5 million Filipinos classified as temporary workers in the Middle East are likely to be the first to be displaced if the region’s oil industry starts to shed personnel idled by... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Drop the rhetoric, Albertans – proper, regular royalty reviews are essentialDavid Finch is a public historian and the author of more than 20 books on the h
Drop the rhetoric, Albertans – proper, regular royalty reviews are essential
The Globe and Mail / Posted yesterday
David Finch is a public historian and the author of more than 20 books on the history of the Canadian West. Alberta At A Crossroads, the most recent Alberta royalty review, sets the gold standard. With Alberta’s environmental reputation on the... Read more
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Salon.com
It’s almost over for Hillary: This election is a mass insurrection against a rigged systemIt would be hard to overstate what Bernie Sanders has already achieved in his c
It’s almost over for Hillary: This election is a mass insurrection against a rigged system
Salon.com / Posted 2 days ago
It would be hard to overstate what Bernie Sanders has already achieved in his campaign for president, or the obstacles he’s had to surmount in order to achieve it. Not only has he turned a planned Hillary Clinton coronation into an exercise in... Read more
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