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AllAfrica.com
Zambia, Tanzania to End Illegal Trading PracticesZAMBIA and Tanzania have agreed to end illegal trading activities and to streng
Zambia, Tanzania to End Illegal Trading Practices
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
ZAMBIA and Tanzania have agreed to end illegal trading activities and to strengthen the security surveillance on the Nakonde -Tunduma border post. This was agreed during the sixth joint meeting of permanent secretaries of Zambia and Tanzania which... Read more
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Hospitality Net
STR: US hotel results for week ending 23 April HENDERSONVILLE, Tennessee -- The U.S. hotel industry recorded mixed results i
STR: US hotel results for week ending 23 April
Hospitality Net / Posted 10 hours ago
HENDERSONVILLE, Tennessee -- The U.S. hotel industry recorded mixed results in the three key performance metrics during the week of 17-23 April 2016, according to data from STR. In year-over-year... Read more
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CBC.ca
U.S. gunship attack on Afghanistan hospital leads to military discipline16, 2015, file photo, the charred remains of the Doctors Without Borders hospit
U.S. gunship attack on Afghanistan hospital leads to military discipline
CBC.ca / Posted 15 hours ago
16, 2015, file photo, the charred remains of the Doctors Without Borders hospital is seen after it was hit by a U.S. airstrike in Kunduz, Afghanistan. A full report from the Pentagon on the airstrike is expected Friday. (Nahim Rahim/Associated... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Boundary St Upgrade Project to connect to the bypassproject that will start in June and be completed in sections over the next thre
Boundary St Upgrade Project to connect to the bypass
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 16 hours ago
project that will start in June and be completed in sections over the next three years. Toowoomba Regional Council's Infrastructure committee chair Cr Carol Taylor said the construction fixed "the missing link" between Pedersen and Bedwell... Read more
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Pilipino Star
AMLC files criminal complaint vs Philrem execsPhilrem’s peso account in the RCBC-Unimart Greenhills branch. AMLC said Pelejo
AMLC files criminal complaint vs Philrem execs
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
Philrem’s peso account in the RCBC-Unimart Greenhills branch. AMLC said Pelejo submitted a suspicious transaction report (STR) last February indicating that $80,884,641.63 had been remitted to Solaire, Eastern Hawaii and Weikang Xu as instructed... Read more
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Tax-News.com
Hong Kong Confirms Its AML, Tax Evasion Proceduresof a serious crime or drug trafficking, or a terrorist's property, the person m
Hong Kong Confirms Its AML, Tax Evasion Procedures
Tax-News.com / Posted yesterday
of a serious crime or drug trafficking, or a terrorist's property, the person must file a suspicious transaction report (STR) in relation to the information or transaction with the Joint Financial Intelligence Unit (JFIU)." He added that... Read more
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The Manila Times
Philrem, Bautistas slapped with money laundering rapsprovisions of Republic Act (RA) 9160 or the Anti-Money Laundering Act particula
Philrem, Bautistas slapped with money laundering raps
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
provisions of Republic Act (RA) 9160 or the Anti-Money Laundering Act particularly Section 4 a (transacts monetary instruments or property that represents, involves, or related to the proceeds of an unlawful activity), 4 b (converts,... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Dallas' Lone Star Funds may have $800M payday if U.K. hotel deal happensbrand, declined to comment. European hotel transactions rose to a record in 20
Dallas' Lone Star Funds may have $800M payday if U.K. hotel deal happens
Dallas Morning News / Posted yesterday
brand, declined to comment. European hotel transactions rose to a record in 2015 as buyers sought to invest in an industry that’s benefiting from growing travel, and as sellers took advantage of high prices. Deals jumped 79 percent last year... Read more
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Hospitality Net
Greek Hospitality Industry Performance - 2016 Q1 This newsletter provides a snapshot of the performance and outlook of the Gre
Greek Hospitality Industry Performance - 2016 Q1
Hospitality Net / Posted yesterday
This newsletter provides a snapshot of the performance and outlook of the Greek hotel industry, within the broader context of the international hospitality industry as well as of Greek tourism and... Read more
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Hospitality Net
Aloft Hotels Launches in Los Angeles Countyand lively social scene." Aloft El Segundo – Los Angeles Airport is located at
Aloft Hotels Launches in Los Angeles County
Hospitality Net / Posted yesterday
and lively social scene." Aloft El Segundo – Los Angeles Airport is located at the heart of El Segundo's business district on the Pacific Coast Highway, close to the offices of numerous Fortune 500 corporations including Chevron, Raytheon,... Read more
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Investors Chronicle
Japan sits this one outspending slumped by 5.3 per cent in March despite unemployment dipping to 3.2 p
Japan sits this one out
Investors Chronicle / Posted yesterday
spending slumped by 5.3 per cent in March despite unemployment dipping to 3.2 per cent. Bloomberg, with data from STR, notes that occupancy in London’s luxury hotels was only 65 per cent in the three months to March, the slowest start to... Read more
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Inquirier.net
AMLC files money laundering complaint vs PhilRemcompliance officer. Sections 4 (a), (b) and (f) refer to money laundering acts
AMLC files money laundering complaint vs PhilRem
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
compliance officer. Sections 4 (a), (b) and (f) refer to money laundering acts, including transacting the monetary instrument or property, converts, transfers, disposes of, moves, acquires, possesses or uses said monetary instrument or... Read more
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Swissinfo
London Luxury Hotels in Worst Year Since 2009 on Terrorism Riskcity’s priciest hotels were only 65 percent occupied in the three months throug
London Luxury Hotels in Worst Year Since 2009 on Terrorism Risk
Swissinfo / Posted yesterday
city’s priciest hotels were only 65 percent occupied in the three months through March, according to data provider STR. That was the lowest for a first quarter since a global recession roiled the market in 2009 and down from 70 percent a... Read more
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Zawya
Dubai likely to attract 15 million overnight visitors in 2016Travel & Tourism4.1 million overnight visitors arrived in Dubai in the first quarter of this ye
Dubai likely to attract 15 million overnight visitors in 2016Travel & Tourism
Zawya / Posted yesterday
4.1 million overnight visitors arrived in Dubai in the first quarter of this year, up 5.1 per cent year-on-year, driven by strong growth from India and the Gulf countries. “We’re targeting 7-9 per cent growth for this year [compared to 2015],”... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Five talking points ahead of the Russian Grand PrixRussian Grand Prix. Here we dissect five talking points ahead of Sunday’s race.
Five talking points ahead of the Russian Grand Prix
Irish Examiner / Posted yesterday
Russian Grand Prix. Here we dissect five talking points ahead of Sunday’s race. 1. Champion shouldn’t be written off yet(STR/AP/PA) Lewis Hamilton may have been cast 36 points adrift of Nico Rosberg following the opening three rounds of the... Read more
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examiner.com
Cuba Tourism Worries Impacts the rest of the CaribbeanJournal reports that Caribbean hotels are off to a very slow start in 2016, acc
Cuba Tourism Worries Impacts the rest of the Caribbean
examiner.com / Posted 2 days ago
Journal reports that Caribbean hotels are off to a very slow start in 2016, according to new data from hotel analytics firm STR. The region’s hotels reported occupancy of 74 percent in March, down 4.5 percent compared to March It was the largest... Read more
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Hospitality Net
STR: Canada hotel performance for Q1 2016 The Canadian hotel industry reported mixed results in the three key performan
STR: Canada hotel performance for Q1 2016
Hospitality Net / Posted 2 days ago
The Canadian hotel industry reported mixed results in the three key performance metrics for the first quarter of 2016, according to data from STR. Compared with Q1 2015, the Canadian hotel industry's... Read more
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Hospitality Net
STR: Mexico hotel performance for Q1 2016 The Mexican hotel industry reported mixed results in the three key performanc
STR: Mexico hotel performance for Q1 2016
Hospitality Net / Posted 2 days ago
The Mexican hotel industry reported mixed results in the three key performance metrics for the first quarter of 2016, according to data from STR. Compared with Q1 2015, the Mexican hotel industry's... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Developers are turning Rust Belt hulks into luxury hotelsthe cookie-cutter hotels popular in the 1980s and 1990s, said Jan Freitag, a se
Developers are turning Rust Belt hulks into luxury hotels
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
the cookie-cutter hotels popular in the 1980s and 1990s, said Jan Freitag, a senior vice president at the hotel data firm STR. There are more than 150,000 hotel rooms currently under construction in the U.S., up from a low of about 80,000 in 2009,... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Orlando hoteliers see increases in room revenue, industry reports showMarch brought an increase in occupancy and revenue made per room for Orlando ar
Orlando hoteliers see increases in room revenue, industry reports show
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
March brought an increase in occupancy and revenue made per room for Orlando area hoteliers, according to industry leaders. Area hotels reported an occupancy rate of nearly 87 percent for March, according to STR, Inc., which globally tracks the... Read more
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Hospitality Net
Aloft Hotels Launches in Los Angeles Countyand lively social scene." Aloft El Segundo – Los Angeles Airport is located at
Aloft Hotels Launches in Los Angeles County
Hospitality Net / Posted 2 days ago
and lively social scene." Aloft El Segundo – Los Angeles Airport is located at the heart of El Segundo's business district on the Pacific Coast Highway, close to the offices of numerous Fortune 500 corporations including Chevron, Raytheon,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Eastern Cape Hospitals Show Country's Failing Health Systemof health services should be rendered. However, my visit with DA Eastern Cape
Eastern Cape Hospitals Show Country's Failing Health System
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
of health services should be rendered. However, my visit with DA Eastern Cape MPL, Celeste Barker, to Korsten and Rose Street clinics in Port Elizabeth and Kabah clinic in Uitenhage on Sunday 24 April and Monday 25 April painted a very... Read more
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Zawya
Dubai hotel average rates drop 10.1 per cent in Q1 2016Travel & Tourismcent year-on-year in the first quarter of this year to $234.88, according to a
Dubai hotel average rates drop 10.1 per cent in Q1 2016Travel & Tourism
Zawya / Posted 2 days ago
cent year-on-year in the first quarter of this year to $234.88, according to a report released on Tuesday by research firm STR Global. While ADR declined in the first three months of this year, it was the highest for the period among major... Read more
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Denver Post
Don't limit short-term rentals in Denvertime as the top destination for travel in the state. Unfortunately, the City Co
Don't limit short-term rentals in Denver
Denver Post / Posted 2 days ago
time as the top destination for travel in the state. Unfortunately, the City Council is considering legislation that will restrict the burgeoning short-term rental (STR) market — most often associated with companies like VRBO, Airbnb and HomeAway —... Read more
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Hospitality Net
STR: Central/South America hotel performance for Q1 2016, March 2016 LONDON -- Hotels in the Central/South America region recorded positive result
STR: Central/South America hotel performance for Q1 2016, March 2016
Hospitality Net / Posted 3 days ago
LONDON -- Hotels in the Central/South America region recorded positive results in two of the three key performance metrics when reported in U.S. dollar constant currency, according... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Hotel occupancy mostly dips in March; room rates still risingshowed Wednesday. Broward County hotels reported occupancy of 86.9 percent com
Hotel occupancy mostly dips in March; room rates still rising
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
showed Wednesday. Broward County hotels reported occupancy of 86.9 percent compared with 88.3 percent in March 2015, industry performance tracker STR reported. But the average price of those rooms continued to climb, rising to $184.64 per day... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Another year, another Chicago tourism recordtravelers, meanwhile, increased at a faster clip. That number jumped by 5.1 per
Another year, another Chicago tourism record
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 3 days ago
travelers, meanwhile, increased at a faster clip. That number jumped by 5.1 percent to 11.65 million, padded by strong numbers from the convention and meetings industry. The McCormick Place convention center saw a 4 percent attendance... Read more
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Hospitality Net
STR: Asia Pacific hotel performance for Q1 2016, March 2016 Hotels in the Asia Pacific region recorded mostly positive results in the thr
STR: Asia Pacific hotel performance for Q1 2016, March 2016
Hospitality Net / Posted 3 days ago
Hotels in the Asia Pacific region recorded mostly positive results in the three key performance metrics when reported in U.S. dollar constant currency, according to Q1 2016 data from... Read more
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Hospitality Net
STR: Dubai a world leader in Q1 ADR STR data shows that Dubai, United Arab Emirates, recorded 2016's highest firs
STR: Dubai a world leader in Q1 ADR
Hospitality Net / Posted 3 days ago
STR data shows that Dubai, United Arab Emirates, recorded 2016's highest first-quarter average daily rate (ADR) among major markets around the world. This marked the 12th consecutive year that Dubai has led this... Read more
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Hospitality Net
STR: Middle East and Africa hotel performance for Q1 2016, March 2016 Hotels in the Middle East reported negative results, while hotels in Africa r
STR: Middle East and Africa hotel performance for Q1 2016, March 2016
Hospitality Net / Posted 3 days ago
Hotels in the Middle East reported negative results, while hotels in Africa reported mixed results for the three key performance metrics when reported in U.S. dollar constant... Read more
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Beverly Hills Courier
Simultaneous Gunfire Attacks Send Acapulco Tourists Into Panic2:56 PM (AFP) Gunmen launched two nearly simultaneous attacks against federal
Simultaneous Gunfire Attacks Send Acapulco Tourists Into Panic
Beverly Hills Courier / Posted 3 days ago
2:56 PM (AFP) Gunmen launched two nearly simultaneous attacks against federal police installations in Acapulco’s tourist district, sowing panic as people ducked inside restaurants and stores in Mexico’s crime-plagued resort, authorities said... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Cyndi Lauper takes a country detour to Houstonfrom acting to stop discrimination against lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgende
Cyndi Lauper takes a country detour to Houston
Houston Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
from acting to stop discrimination against lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender people in public facilities or restrooms. / AFP PHOTO / STRSTR/AFP/Getty Images less (FILES) This file photo taken on April 10, 2016 shows singer Cyndi... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
Developers turning Rust Belt hulks into hotelsthe cookie-cutter hotels popular in the 1980s and 1990s, said Jan Freitag, a se
Developers turning Rust Belt hulks into hotels
Finance and Commerce / Posted 3 days ago
the cookie-cutter hotels popular in the 1980s and 1990s, said Jan Freitag, a senior vice president at the hotel data firm STR. There are more than 150,000 hotel rooms currently under construction in the U.S., up from a low of about 80,000 in 2009,... Read more
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Hospitality Net
Cornell Finds Revinate Delivers Impressive TripAdvisor Results, Increased Occupancy, and Further Revenue PotentialRevenue Potential A recent study conducted by Chris Anderson, an associate pro
Cornell Finds Revinate Delivers Impressive TripAdvisor Results, Increased Occupancy, and Further Revenue Potential
Hospitality Net / Posted 4 days ago
Revenue Potential A recent study conducted by Chris Anderson, an associate professor at the Cornell School of Hotel Administration, found that hotels using Revinate Surveys™ experienced outstanding performance gains. The study consisted of data... Read more
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Zawya
Hotel owners look to termination clauses as market tightensTravel & Tourismresearch, which was based on analysis of 85 hotel contracts it was involved in,
Hotel owners look to termination clauses as market tightensTravel & Tourism
Zawya / Posted 4 days ago
research, which was based on analysis of 85 hotel contracts it was involved in, as well as interviews with industry professionals across the Gulf, found over half of all contracts included a strict performance test. Of those, 82... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Hotel decorating: The artful lodgerhotels. In Melbourne, The Cullen, The Olsen and The Blackman are part of the Ar
Hotel decorating: The artful lodger
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
hotels. In Melbourne, The Cullen, The Olsen and The Blackman are part of the Art Series group named after well-known Australian artists. Melbourne's Cullen Hotel pays tribute to the work of artist Adam Cullen and belongs to Australia's Art... Read more
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Super Sport
Lions win despite Kohli tonand Lokesh Rahul. AB de Villiers scored 20 as he put on a 51-run stand with Ko
Lions win despite Kohli ton
Super Sport / Posted 5 days ago
and Lokesh Rahul. AB de Villiers scored 20 as he put on a 51-run stand with Kohli, but the tempo increased when Rahul strode out, as he scored 51 from 35, while Kohli smashed 14 runs off the final three balls to get him to the... Read more
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Super Sport
Kohli century lifts RCB to 180-2would continue as they brought up a fifty stand, but De Villiers would fall for
Kohli century lifts RCB to 180-2
Super Sport / Posted 5 days ago
would continue as they brought up a fifty stand, but De Villiers would fall for 20 just as he was starting to get into his stride. They were a sluggish 115-2 after 15 overs, but back-to-back sixes from Rahul in the 16th saw the momentum shift, as... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
Video: Ipswich Town (H)Deep frustration for Boro Middlesbrough were frustrated in their attempts to r
Video: Ipswich Town (H)
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 5 days ago
Deep frustration for Boro Middlesbrough were frustrated in their attempts to return to the top of the table during a scoreless draw with Ipswich Town at the Riverside. The league's top three clubs are now firmly locked together on 87 points with... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Nadigar Sangam is debt-free nowsangam. Thanks all for this. God bless (sic).” Though this is positive news in
Nadigar Sangam is debt-free now
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
sangam. Thanks all for this. God bless (sic).” Though this is positive news indeed, the organisation has been dogged by the backlash faced after the poor quality of the cricket match, as well as actor STR stating that he wanted to quit the S... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Syria truce in peril as 27 civilians dead in regime bombardmentmain opposition group this week suspended its official participation in the tal
Syria truce in peril as 27 civilians dead in regime bombardment
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 5 days ago
main opposition group this week suspended its official participation in the talks. Twelve civilians were killed in air strike on the northern metropolis of Aleppo on Saturday, a local civil defence official said. The Syrian Human Rights... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Two injured after south-west side shootingafter two people were shot on the city’s south west side. Emergency crews were
Two injured after south-west side shooting
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 6 days ago
after two people were shot on the city’s south west side. Emergency crews were dispatched to the 1400 block of Kappes Str just before 8:45 a.m. Saturday. When they arrived, they found two victims. One person was shot in the stomach and... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Japan PM Abe visits quake-hit Kumamotoas saying. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (L) kneels to talk with evacuees at a she
Japan PM Abe visits quake-hit Kumamoto
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
as saying. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (L) kneels to talk with evacuees at a shelter in Minami-Aso, Kumamoto prefecture. (STR / JIJI PRESS / AFP) Abe also met police and firefighters involved in the rescue and reconstruction efforts. The series... Read more
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Swissinfo
Developers Are Turning Rust Belt Hulks Into Luxury Hotelsthe cookie-cutter hotels popular in the 1980s and 1990s, said Jan Freitag, a se
Developers Are Turning Rust Belt Hulks Into Luxury Hotels
Swissinfo / Posted 6 days ago
the cookie-cutter hotels popular in the 1980s and 1990s, said Jan Freitag, a senior vice president at the hotel data firm STR. There are more than 150,000 hotel rooms currently under construction in the U.S., up from a low of about 80,000 in 2009,... Read more
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Super Sport
Kohli, AB help RCB buck the trendside, in their quest to chase down the 186 runs they required for victory after
Kohli, AB help RCB buck the trend
Super Sport / Posted 6 days ago
side, in their quest to chase down the 186 runs they required for victory after RCB had posted 185 for three, were restricted to 172 for eight. Their chase lost impetus in the second over of the innings, losing the all-important wicket of... Read more
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Super Sport
Kohli and De Villiers in sublime formover of the innings claiming the wickets of Kohli (80 off 63 balls with seven f
Kohli and De Villiers in sublime form
Super Sport / Posted 7 days ago
over of the innings claiming the wickets of Kohli (80 off 63 balls with seven fours and two maximums) and De Villiers – striking six boundaries and four sixes for his 46-ball 83 – with successive deliveries. Both batsman failed to read the... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
Marathon madness? 6 of the strangest racesdizzying height of 3,446m. Great Wall of China Marathon, ChinaRunners have to
Marathon madness? 6 of the strangest races
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 8 days ago
dizzying height of 3,446m. Great Wall of China Marathon, ChinaRunners have to climb up over 5,000 stairs on this course. STR/AFP/GettyImages As if a marathon run wasn't hard enough, throw in 5,164 steps in with it, too. The run along the Great... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Retrenchments Loom At EBHWalvis Bay — The country's leading ship repair company Elgin Brown & Hamer (EBH
Retrenchments Loom At EBH
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Walvis Bay — The country's leading ship repair company Elgin Brown & Hamer (EBH) has kicked off talks with the ministry of labour and union representatives about its plans to retrench some of its 460 employees, as a result of a 50 percent loss in its... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Cadre of people working to keep Tahoe cleanhas been an increase in reusable plastic bags – the thicker ones. The value of
Cadre of people working to keep Tahoe clean
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 8 days ago
has been an increase in reusable plastic bags – the thicker ones. The value of them is next to nothing when it comes to STR recycling them. Some stores have gone to paper only, like BevMo and Ross. An advantage to paper is that it breaks down... Read more
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Daily Maverick
A turning point for Libya?expectedly also of most Libyans – for welding the country’s warring factions in
A turning point for Libya?
Daily Maverick / Posted 8 days ago
expectedly also of most Libyans – for welding the country’s warring factions into one government for the first time since strongman Muammar Gaddafi was toppled almost five years ago. The mammoth agenda of this architect and businessman, Libya’s... Read more
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