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Sydney Morning Herald
Amex points at risk as RBA hints at regulationAmex cards can reward holders with up to 3 points per dollar spent whereas it i
Amex points at risk as RBA hints at regulation
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 12 minutes ago
Amex cards can reward holders with up to 3 points per dollar spent whereas it is typically 0.5 to 1 point per dollar for the rival schemes. Photo: Michelle Lowings Popular American Express cards issued by banks may lose their generous rewards points... Read more
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Canberra Times
Amex points at risk as RBA hints at regulationAmex cards can reward holders with up to 3 points per dollar spent whereas it i
Amex points at risk as RBA hints at regulation
Canberra Times / Posted 14 minutes ago
Amex cards can reward holders with up to 3 points per dollar spent whereas it is typically 0.5 to 1 point per dollar for the rival schemes. Photo: Michelle Lowings Popular American Express cards issued by banks may lose their generous rewards points... Read more
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New Kerala
RBI on wait-watch mode on interest rates cut: RajanRBI on wait-and-watch mode on interest rates cut: Rajan Reserve Bank of India
RBI on wait-watch mode on interest rates cut: Rajan
New Kerala / Posted 22 minutes ago
RBI on wait-and-watch mode on interest rates cut: Rajan Reserve Bank of India (RBI) governor Raghuram Rajan has said the RBI was watching economic data to see whether it can reduce interest rates for the fourth time in recent months. "Monetary... Read more
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iol.co.za
Petrol price falls as recession loomsJohannesburg - Good news for South African consumers is that from Wednesday the
Petrol price falls as recession looms
iol.co.za / Posted 26 minutes ago
Johannesburg - Good news for South African consumers is that from Wednesday they will pay less for fuel after the Department of Energy announced a decrease in the price of all petroleum products. The price of petrol (both 93 and 95) will decrease by... Read more
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The Age
China, domestic GDP and RBA rates decision provide plenty of driversIn Australia this week, the economic diary is replete, starting with the last o
China, domestic GDP and RBA rates decision provide plenty of drivers
The Age / Posted 40 minutes ago
In Australia this week, the economic diary is replete, starting with the last of the components of second-quarter GDP growth, which the Australian Bureau of Statistics releases on Wednesday. Australian markets are set for relative calm after the... Read more
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The Age
Amex points at risk as RBA hints at regulationAmex cards can reward holders with up to 3 points per dollar spent whereas it i
Amex points at risk as RBA hints at regulation
The Age / Posted 40 minutes ago
Amex cards can reward holders with up to 3 points per dollar spent whereas it is typically 0.5 to 1 point per dollar for the rival schemes. Photo: Michelle Lowings Popular American Express cards issued by banks may lose their generous rewards points... Read more
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Business Standard India
Payments banks Rs 14,00,000 cr bonanza for infra sectorSBI report says these banks invest only in G-secs and the entire amount can fre
Payments banks Rs 14,00,000 cr bonanza for infra sector
Business Standard India / Posted an hour ago
SBI report says these banks invest only in G-secs and the entire amount can freed up for infrastructurePayments banks can annually free up as much as Rs 14,00,000 crore in incremental credit for... Read more
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New Kerala
Macro data, rupee movement to drive equity markets (Outlook) Upcoming domestic macro data, rupee movement and heightened chances of a US r
Macro data, rupee movement to drive equity markets (Outlook)
New Kerala / Posted 2 hours ago
Upcoming domestic macro data, rupee movement and heightened chances of a US rate hike will flare up volatility in the Indian equity markets during the coming week, experts say. Market... Read more
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The Age
Roger: Over and out - with a parting shotRoger Corbett laments the failure of the Australian government to update outdat
Roger: Over and out - with a parting shot
The Age / Posted 4 hours ago
Roger Corbett laments the failure of the Australian government to update outdated media laws. Photo: Louise Kennerley Outgoing Fairfax Media chairman, Roger Corbett has thrown a parting grenade at what he describes as the outdated media ownership... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Roger: Over and out - with a parting shotRoger Corbett laments the failure of the Australian government to update outdat
Roger: Over and out - with a parting shot
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 4 hours ago
Roger Corbett laments the failure of the Australian government to update outdated media laws. Photo: Louise Kennerley Outgoing Fairfax Media chairman, Roger Corbett has thrown a parting grenade at what he describes as the outdated media ownership... Read more
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Canberra Times
Roger: Over and out - with a parting shotRoger Corbett laments the failure of the Australian government to update outdat
Roger: Over and out - with a parting shot
Canberra Times / Posted 4 hours ago
Roger Corbett laments the failure of the Australian government to update outdated media laws. Photo: Louise Kennerley Outgoing Fairfax Media chairman, Roger Corbett has thrown a parting grenade at what he describes as the outdated media ownership... Read more
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The Zimbabwe Standard
China slump rattles global markets The Chicago Board of Exchange (CBOE) Volatility Index (VIX) jumped to its hig
China slump rattles global markets
The Zimbabwe Standard / Posted 4 hours ago
The Chicago Board of Exchange (CBOE) Volatility Index (VIX) jumped to its highest level in more than six and a half years last Monday following a broad early morning stock sell-off, triggered by the Chinese stock... Read more
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The Zimbabwe Standard
IMF comes to townTHE International Monetary Fund team will jet in tomorrow for a review of the s
IMF comes to town
The Zimbabwe Standard / Posted 4 hours ago
THE International Monetary Fund team will jet in tomorrow for a review of the second economic reform plan for Zimbabwe amid indications that the country has met some of its set targets. BY VICTORIA MTOMBA The team will be in the country from August... Read more
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Weekly Times
After the sell-off, bargain hunters swoopBARGAIN hunters are being enticed out of their bunkers after the massive volati
After the sell-off, bargain hunters swoop
Weekly Times / Posted 5 hours ago
BARGAIN hunters are being enticed out of their bunkers after the massive volatility that has rocked world markets in recent weeks. ON Friday, the benchmark S&P/ASX200 index closed 30.3 points, or 0.58 per cent, higher at 5,263.6 points. The broader... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Mark Carney: Chinese problems unlikely to prevent UK interest rate rise China's economic problems are "unlikely" to derail plans to raise interest ra
Mark Carney: Chinese problems unlikely to prevent UK interest rate rise
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 6 hours ago
China's economic problems are "unlikely" to derail plans to raise interest rates in the UK, Bank of England Governor Mark Carney has claimed. The Chinese slowdown and rattled... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Mark Carney: Chinese problems unlikely to prevent UK interest rate rise « Shropshire StarThe Chinese slowdown and rattled investor confidence this week prompted expecta
Mark Carney: Chinese problems unlikely to prevent UK interest rate rise « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 7 hours ago
The Chinese slowdown and rattled investor confidence this week prompted expectations that rate increases might be taken off the agenda in the short term in both the US and UK, where the cost of borrowing has remained at 0.5% for more than six... Read more
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Express and Star
Mark Carney: Chinese problems unlikely to prevent UK interest rate rise « Express & StarThe Chinese slowdown and rattled investor confidence this week prompted expecta
Mark Carney: Chinese problems unlikely to prevent UK interest rate rise « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted 7 hours ago
The Chinese slowdown and rattled investor confidence this week prompted expectations that rate increases might be taken off the agenda in the short term in both the US and UK, where the cost of borrowing has remained at 0.5% for more than six... Read more
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asianage
CBI to launch anti-chit fund dedicated unitIn an apparent bid to combat corruption and tackle the mushrooming of illegal m
CBI to launch anti-chit fund dedicated unit
asianage / Posted 9 hours ago
In an apparent bid to combat corruption and tackle the mushrooming of illegal money-pooling activities in the country, the CBI has decided to set up a dedicated investigation unit to probe chit-fund scams in the country. The agency has sought... Read more
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The Telegraph
RBI keeps rate cut option openWashington, Aug. 29 (PTI): The Reserve Bank is not done with rate cuts and will
RBI keeps rate cut option open
The Telegraph / Posted 10 hours ago
Washington, Aug. 29 (PTI): The Reserve Bank is not done with rate cuts and will take decisions based on incoming data and other macroeconomic factors, governor Raghuram Rajan has said. Rajan, who is in the US to participate in the Jackson Hole... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Fed's Fischer sees inflation rebound, allowing gradual rate hikesFederal Reserve Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer speaks during a televised intervi
Fed's Fischer sees inflation rebound, allowing gradual rate hikes
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 11 hours ago
Federal Reserve Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer speaks during a televised interview during the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City's annual Jackson Hole Economic Policy Symposium in Jackson Hole, Wyoming August 28, 2015. Federal Reserve Vice Chairman... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Fed's Fischer sees inflation rebound, allowing gradual rate hikesFederal Reserve Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer speaks during a televised intervi
Fed's Fischer sees inflation rebound, allowing gradual rate hikes
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 11 hours ago
Federal Reserve Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer speaks during a televised interview during the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City's annual Jackson Hole Economic Policy Symposium in Jackson Hole, Wyoming August 28, 2015. JACKSON HOLE, Wyo. U.S.... Read more
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asianage
In macro view, India is on a strong wicket nowThe global risk aversion caused by the sudden devaluation of the Chinese curren
In macro view, India is on a strong wicket now
asianage / Posted 11 hours ago
The global risk aversion caused by the sudden devaluation of the Chinese currency (Yuan) during the second week of August had triggered a massive sell-off in global financial markets resulting in equities, commodities and emerging market currencies... Read more
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Reuters
Fed's Fischer sees inflation rebound, allowing gradual rate hikesFederal Reserve Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer speaks during a televised intervi
Fed's Fischer sees inflation rebound, allowing gradual rate hikes
Reuters / Posted 11 hours ago
Federal Reserve Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer speaks during a televised interview during the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City's annual Jackson Hole Economic Policy Symposium in Jackson Hole, Wyoming August 28, 2015. Federal Reserve Vice Chairman... Read more
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Calcutta News
RBI governor hints at interest rate cuts in India Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Raghuram Rajan has not ruled out cutting
RBI governor hints at interest rate cuts in India
Calcutta News / Posted 11 hours ago
Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Raghuram Rajan has not ruled out cutting interest rates in India for a fourth time, admitting that the world's central problem is continued slowing economic... Read more
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The Hindu
Paradox of a dwindling world economy and a growing IndiaFor Indian markets, as inflation has been climbing down, monsoon near normal an
Paradox of a dwindling world economy and a growing India
The Hindu / Posted 12 hours ago
For Indian markets, as inflation has been climbing down, monsoon near normal and currency being one of the better currencies compared to Malaysian Ringgit, Indonesian Rupiah and South African Rand, the economy could withstand any financial... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
ECB'S Constancio says policies firming inflation against oil, other shocksEuropean Central Bank (ECB) Vice President Vitor Constancio attends the Federal
ECB'S Constancio says policies firming inflation against oil, other shocks
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 12 hours ago
European Central Bank (ECB) Vice President Vitor Constancio attends the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City's annual Jackson Hole Economic Policy Symposium in Jackson Hole, Wyoming August 28, 2015. JACKSON HOLE, Wyo. European Central Bank Vice... Read more
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Market Watch
ECB stimulus should help lift inflation to targetFRANKFURT--The European Central Bank's stimulus policies should help bring euro
ECB stimulus should help lift inflation to target
Market Watch / Posted 13 hours ago
FRANKFURT--The European Central Bank's stimulus policies should help bring eurozone inflation back toward the bank's target near 2% provided the measures boost demand and bring economic output in Europe back toward its appropriate level, ECB Vice... Read more
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Market Watch
Fed watching China closely, Fischer saysThe Federal Reserve is following developments in the Chinese economy “even more
Fed watching China closely, Fischer says
Market Watch / Posted 14 hours ago
The Federal Reserve is following developments in the Chinese economy “even more closely than usual” to understand how they might impact the outlook in the U.S., Stanley Fischer, the vice chairman of the U.S. central bank, said on Saturday. “In... Read more
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Business Standard India
Decision on land ordinance in 48 hours“Wait for next 48 hours (for a decision on land ordinance),” he said, when aske
Decision on land ordinance in 48 hours
Business Standard India / Posted 14 hours ago
“Wait for next 48 hours (for a decision on land ordinance),” he said, when asked whether the government has take a decision with regard to repromulgate the ordinance which lapses on August 31. The land acquisition ordinance, which sought to make... Read more
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Reuters
'Good reason to believe' inflation will rise: Fed's FischerFederal Reserve Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer attends the Federal Reserve Bank
'Good reason to believe' inflation will rise: Fed's Fischer
Reuters / Posted 14 hours ago
Federal Reserve Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer attends the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City's annual Jackson Hole Economic Policy Symposium in Jackson Hole, Wyoming August 28, 2015. JACKSON HOLE, Wyo. U.S. inflation will likely rebound as pressure... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
'Good reason to believe' inflation will rise: Fed's FischerFederal Reserve Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer attends the Federal Reserve Bank
'Good reason to believe' inflation will rise: Fed's Fischer
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 15 hours ago
Federal Reserve Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer attends the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City's annual Jackson Hole Economic Policy Symposium in Jackson Hole, Wyoming August 28, 2015. JACKSON HOLE, Wyo. U.S. inflation will likely rise as the dollar... Read more
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New Kerala
RBI governor hints at interest rate cuts in India Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Raghuram Rajan has not ruled out cutting
RBI governor hints at interest rate cuts in India
New Kerala / Posted 18 hours ago
Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Raghuram Rajan has not ruled out cutting interest rates in India for a fourth time, admitting that the world's central problem is continued slowing economic... Read more
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New Kerala
Appreciating non-dollar currencies lift Indian foreign reserves An appreciation in non-dollar currencies propelled India's foreign exchange (
Appreciating non-dollar currencies lift Indian foreign reserves
New Kerala / Posted 19 hours ago
An appreciation in non-dollar currencies propelled India's foreign exchange (Forex) reserves to gain $920.6 million in the week ended August 21. The reserves for the week under review... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Securitises U.S.$600 Million RBZ DebtGOVERNMENT has securitised the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) debt amounting to
Govt Securitises U.S.$600 Million RBZ Debt
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 hours ago
GOVERNMENT has securitised the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) debt amounting to US$603,8 million. The securitisation of part of that debt means that government has taken over assets underlying that debt, which is now secured. It can now begin... Read more
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The Hindu
RBI governor cautions U.S. Fed against raising ratesMr. Raghuram Rajan is in the U.S. to attend the global central bank chiefs’ mee
RBI governor cautions U.S. Fed against raising rates
The Hindu / Posted 20 hours ago
Mr. Raghuram Rajan is in the U.S. to attend the global central bank chiefs’ meet. India’s apex bank has cautioned its U.S counterpart on going ahead with a rate hike, especially at a time when world economic growth is stalling which has led to... Read more
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New Kerala
RBI governor cautions US Fed against raising rates India's apex bank has cautioned its US counterpart on going ahead with a rate
RBI governor cautions US Fed against raising rates
New Kerala / Posted 20 hours ago
India's apex bank has cautioned its US counterpart on going ahead with a rate hike, especially at a time when world economic growth is stalling which has led to massive volatility in currency,... Read more
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Central Chronicle
Sensex rallies by 161.19 ptsAgencies, Mumbai The BSE Sensex rose today by 161.19 points to end in green at
Sensex rallies by 161.19 pts
Central Chronicle / Posted 21 hours ago
Agencies, Mumbai The BSE Sensex rose today by 161.19 points to end in green at 26,392.38 in a volatile trade tracking positive cues from Asian peers which surged to their biggest one-day rally in over six years on the back of gains in crude oil... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Stock market, jobs report key to Fed’s decision, official saysThe economy | Interest rates WASHINGTON — Federal Reserve Vice Chairman Stanle
Stock market, jobs report key to Fed’s decision, official says
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 22 hours ago
The economy | Interest rates WASHINGTON — Federal Reserve Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer said on Friday that incoming economic data and market developments probably will determine whether... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Celia Wade-Brown: Three reasons Aucklanders should move to WellingtonIn an open letter to Aucklanders, Wellington Mayor Celia Wade-Brown says it's t
Celia Wade-Brown: Three reasons Aucklanders should move to Wellington
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 22 hours ago
In an open letter to Aucklanders, Wellington Mayor Celia Wade-Brown says it's time to farewell soaring house prices and long commutes and move to a city offering better opportunities and an improved lifestyle. Kia ora Auckland! I've just got back... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Banks in Arkansas log $70.3B in assetsThe 106 banks in Arkansas had total assets of $70.3 billion on June 30, accordi
Banks in Arkansas log $70.3B in assets
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 23 hours ago
The 106 banks in Arkansas had total assets of $70.3 billion on June 30, according to data supplied by the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis. Assets were up 10.5 percent from $63.6 billion on June 30 of last year. Nine banks in the state had more... Read more
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Business Standard India
Indian markets swelter as Chinese dragon breathes fireBSE Sensex nosedived 973.69 points or 3.56% to close at 26,392.38 while the Nif
Indian markets swelter as Chinese dragon breathes fire
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
BSE Sensex nosedived 973.69 points or 3.56% to close at 26,392.38 while the Nifty dipped 298 points or 3.58% to manage to close the week at 8001.95 levelsBSE Sensex nosedived 973.69 points or... Read more
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New Kerala
RBI asks banks, other financial entities to comply with FATCA The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has asked all banks and financial institution
RBI asks banks, other financial entities to comply with FATCA
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has asked all banks and financial institutions to be prepared to implement the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA). In a notification issued on... Read more
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New Kerala
Governor Rajan says RBI to remain focused on bringing down inflation Reserve Bank of India Governor Raghuram Rajan released the central bank's ann
Governor Rajan says RBI to remain focused on bringing down inflation
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
Reserve Bank of India Governor Raghuram Rajan released the central bank's annual report for the year 2014-15 on Friday, and said that the RBI would continue to remain focused on... Read more
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TribLIVE
Sentiment flickers with market dropAmericans kept spending in July, and sentiment barely wavered this month as sto
Sentiment flickers with market drop
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
Americans kept spending in July, and sentiment barely wavered this month as stocks plunged, keeping intact prospects that consumers will continue to drive growth. Purchases climbed 0.3 percent, the same as in June, according to Commerce Department... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Stock market volatility reminiscent of 2008, local executives sayAs the U.S. mortgage market collapsed in the fall of 2008, employers did not mo
Stock market volatility reminiscent of 2008, local executives say
Connecticut Post / Posted yesterday
As the U.S. mortgage market collapsed in the fall of 2008, employers did not move decisively at first in cutting payroll to match the new realities their sales forces were relaying. But by the time the calendar flipped to 2009, corporations were in... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Will new technology translate into real-world gains?The stock market's gyrations during the last two weeks and the doubts they've r
Will new technology translate into real-world gains?
Los Angeles Times / Posted yesterday
The stock market's gyrations during the last two weeks and the doubts they've raised about the strength of the U.S. economy have revived an old question about innovation and its influence on productivity: If we're really in the midst of a technology... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Stock market volatility reminiscent of 2008, local executives sayAs the U.S. mortgage market collapsed in the fall of 2008, employers did not mo
Stock market volatility reminiscent of 2008, local executives say
Stamford Advocate / Posted yesterday
As the U.S. mortgage market collapsed in the fall of 2008, employers did not move decisively at first in cutting payroll to match the new realities their sales forces were relaying. But by the time the calendar flipped to 2009, corporations were in... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Mnangagwa: I’m not president in waitingVICE President Emmerson Mnangagwa has said his current party and government pos
Mnangagwa: I’m not president in waiting
New Zimbabwe / Posted yesterday
VICE President Emmerson Mnangagwa has said his current party and government positions do not make him President-in-waiting. He spoke about President Robert Mugabe’s succession, the country’s imploding economy and Zanu PF divisions in an interview... Read more
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Morningstar
Fed Officials on the Fence for September Rate MoveThey generally see the U.S. economy on a solid footing, and some say they expec
Fed Officials on the Fence for September Rate Move
Morningstar / Posted yesterday
They generally see the U.S. economy on a solid footing, and some say they expect to back a move at their next policy meeting Sept. 16-17. But others remain unsure, citing uncertainty about how the U.S. might be affected by China's economic slowdown... Read more
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Business Spectator
Chinese 'mini-stimulus package' may be coming:PBOC adviserRecent stockmarket declines signal a worrisome lack of confidence in China's ec
Chinese 'mini-stimulus package' may be coming:PBOC adviser
Business Spectator / Posted yesterday
Recent stockmarket declines signal a worrisome lack of confidence in China's economy that may spark additional government stimulus efforts, according to a former adviser to the Chinese central bank. Decision makers in China "are worried for both... Read more
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