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Market Watch
Longtime laggers, an ‘important turn is happening’ in energy stocksbe about to change. The sector—as measured by the Energy Select Sector SPDR ET
Market Watch / Posted 11 hours ago
be about to change. The sector—as measured by the Energy Select Sector SPDR ETF, the most widely used exchange-traded fund that tracks the industry—has traded below its 50-day moving average for much of 2017, with only rare and brief breaks... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Republicans Blast UConn Health and Defend Budget Ahead of Meeting With Malloyhave been hoping to pass a budget by the start of next month. But historically,
Hartford Courant / Posted 12 hours ago
have been hoping to pass a budget by the start of next month. But historically, the all-important educational cost sharing funds for cities and towns have been paid toward the end of October. Those extra weeks would give the legislature some more... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mainstreaming Good Governance Into Nigeria Tax Reforma clearer evidence base for addressing them more concertedly within the broader
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 hours ago
a clearer evidence base for addressing them more concertedly within the broader tax reform efforts in the country. The fundamental purpose of taxation is to generate revenue effectively, efficiently and fairly to finance public services. Today,... Read more
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BBC News
IMF says global economic growth picks upIMF says pace of global economic growth is picking up - BBC News Accessibility
BBC News / Posted 19 hours ago
IMF says pace of global economic growth is picking up - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Also in the News Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say IMF says pace of global economic growth is... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Darwin Simpson retiring from Spartanburg Downtown Airportend of this month, Simpson will retire from the post where he has worked tirele
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 19 hours ago
end of this month, Simpson will retire from the post where he has worked tirelessly on projects to grow the airport as an economic asset in the city of Spartanburg. Opened in 1927, the downtown airport was the first airport in South Carolina.... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Citizens come first now for comments before councilnews, bad news on Atherton “gap” City Manager Tim Ogden told the City Council
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted yesterday
news, bad news on Atherton “gap” City Manager Tim Ogden told the City Council Tuesday that there wasn’t funding in municipal road construction accounts available to complete the missing 4,100 feet of Atherton Drive between Union... Read more
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Gulf News
UAE launches Gender Balance Guide for workplacethe workplace.The guide, which was established by the UAE Gender Balance Counci
Gulf News / Posted yesterday
the workplace.The guide, which was established by the UAE Gender Balance Council in coordination with the Organisation of Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), is the first of its kind in the world. The guide is in line with the United... Read more
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Juneau Empire
JEDC finds economic silver lining in Juneau’s private sectorIf you’re looking for optimism in Juneau’s economic picture, it helps to look a
Juneau Empire / Posted yesterday
If you’re looking for optimism in Juneau’s economic picture, it helps to look at the private sector, a new report from the Juneau Economic Development Council indicates. This week, the JEDC released its annual “Economic Indicators and Outlook”... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Solar Grid Keeps Harvests High, Hospitals Lit in Parched Rural Areas100 kilowatts of reliable power, has made it possible to effectively irrigate c
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
100 kilowatts of reliable power, has made it possible to effectively irrigate crops, boosting farming yields and fuelling economic growth. Local leaders say schools have become more productive and medical facilities safer. The $3.2 million... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Improved Fish Processing Brings Dramatic Gains for Womenas processing. Centered on improving fish post-harvest management and marketin
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
as processing. Centered on improving fish post-harvest management and marketing, the Cultivate Africa's Future (CultiAF) Fund project has seen a dramatic increase in women's involvement in fishing. According to the final technical report of the... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Seattle Council talks KeyArena deal, potential public bondingThe City of Seattle may need to float a bond to pay for a KeyArena transportati
KING5 Seattle / Posted 2 days ago
The City of Seattle may need to float a bond to pay for a KeyArena transportation fund to fulfill a $660 million proposal to renovate the site. That was one of the key questions raised during a lengthy review of the tentative agreement, between the... Read more
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TheBull
Your First Layer of Defence: Valuein practice? The Perpetual Multi Asset team supplements its valuation signal w
TheBull / Posted 2 days ago
in practice? The Perpetual Multi Asset team supplements its valuation signal with an assessment of the strength of the economic cycle and the market’s momentum to help time the entry into, and exit from, positions held in its investment funds.... Read more
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Mississippi Business Journal
IN MISSISSIPPI — Online sales, shortage of drivers have trucking industry re-evaluatingwith a trucking father and grandfather, said some of the biggest industry chang
Mississippi Business Journal / Posted 2 days ago
with a trucking father and grandfather, said some of the biggest industry changes have been some of these technology improvements, especially in regards to safety. The trucks are able to connect with each other and caravan in a way to help... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Smashing stereotypes shaped Mellody Hobson's quest for diversityand Hobson's response reveals the grit that propelled her from intern to presid
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
and Hobson's response reveals the grit that propelled her from intern to president at 31 of Ariel, the Chicago-based mutual fund company that manages assets worth about $12 billion. Her early experiences led her to become an advocate for increasing... Read more
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New Kerala
BioMalaysia2017 Concludes Partnerships and Collaborations to Boost Economic Growth in the Asia Pacific Region - newkerala news #272744more than 6,000 visitors and featured discussion topics related to bioeconomy,
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
more than 6,000 visitors and featured discussion topics related to bioeconomy, bioplastics, bioagropreneur, biologics, funding and expansion of businesses to the global markets, as well as the way forward for bio-based industries for Asia... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Candidate profiles for Assembly, School Board electionfor work Education: Juneau-Douglas High School, Class of 1984; University of N
Juneau Empire / Posted 3 days ago
for work Education: Juneau-Douglas High School, Class of 1984; University of Notre Dame, 1988. Politics, Philosophy and Economics (concentration in Economics); Mendoza School of Business, University of Notre Dame, 2008. Executive Certificate in... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Agendas2016 Audited Financial Statement Recap 4. 6:25 p.m. Jeri Seegmiller and Sarah
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
2016 Audited Financial Statement Recap 4. 6:25 p.m. Jeri Seegmiller and Sarah Smythe - HHVS a. Statewide Health Improvement Project (SHIP) Update b. 2018-2019 Cass County and Tribal Child Care Fund Plan 5. 6:45 p.m. Confirm Upcoming... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
People on the Movedegree in English and history from the University of Maryland and pursued gradu
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
degree in English and history from the University of Maryland and pursued graduate studies in accounting and health care economics. Glassman, of Clarks Summit, is vice president at Riggs Asset Management Co. Inc., where he provides investment... Read more
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Zero Hedge
21st Century Shoe-Shine Boys– Joseph Kennedy, by all accounts an extremely shrewd businessman and investor
Zero Hedge / Posted 4 days ago
– Joseph Kennedy, by all accounts an extremely shrewd businessman and investor (despite the fact that he had graduated in economics*), really did get his shoes shined on Wall Street one fine morning, and the shoe-shine boy, one Pat Bologna, asked... Read more
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Gulf News
Dubai launches world’s largest Concentrated Solar Power projectPower Producer (IPP) model, it will include the world’s tallest solar tower, st
Gulf News / Posted 4 days ago
Power Producer (IPP) model, it will include the world’s tallest solar tower, standing 260 metres tall, and a Dh100 billion fund to finance the plan.His Highness Shaikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mercy Ships Operation - Government Expresses Satisfactionplatforms and health skills, to the States and other communities that express t
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
platforms and health skills, to the States and other communities that express the need and who meet their conditions of economic sustainability, particularly targeting disadvantaged patients who would have never had access to such care in areas... Read more
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The Mercury News
Doubts arise on whether corporate tax cut would boost growthup valuable cash. Companies would use the money to boost investment, increase e
The Mercury News / Posted 5 days ago
up valuable cash. Companies would use the money to boost investment, increase employees’ pay, accelerate hiring and speed economic growth. What’s more, corporations that now keep trillions overseas to avoid U.S. taxes would bring the money home.... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Stamford mayor touts city’s economy in WorkPlace speechsecond term. But the city and state would need to further develop their workfor
Stamford Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
second term. But the city and state would need to further develop their workforce and improve infrastructure to drive more economic growth, he argued. “These businesses are not coming to Stamford because we’re giving them good deals — that’s... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Stamford mayor touts city’s economy in WorkPlace speechsecond term. But the city and state would need to further develop their workfor
Connecticut Post / Posted 5 days ago
second term. But the city and state would need to further develop their workforce and improve infrastructure to drive more economic growth, he argued. “These businesses are not coming to Stamford because we’re giving them good deals — that’s... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Stamford mayor touts city’s economy in WorkPlace speechsecond term. But the city and state would need to further develop their workfor
Darien News-Review / Posted 5 days ago
second term. But the city and state would need to further develop their workforce and improve infrastructure to drive more economic growth, he argued. “These businesses are not coming to Stamford because we’re giving them good deals — that’s... Read more
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FOX Business
Doubts arise on whether corporate tax cut would boost growthup valuable cash. Companies would use the money to boost investment, increase e
FOX Business / Posted 5 days ago
up valuable cash. Companies would use the money to boost investment, increase employees' pay, accelerate hiring and speed economic growth. What's more, corporations that now keep trillions overseas to avoid U.S. taxes would bring the money home.... Read more
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FOX Business
Doubts arise on whether corporate tax cut would boost growthup valuable cash. Companies would use the money to boost investment, increase e
FOX Business / Posted 5 days ago
up valuable cash. Companies would use the money to boost investment, increase employees' pay, accelerate hiring and speed economic growth. What's more, corporations that now keep trillions overseas to avoid U.S. taxes would bring the money home.... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Doubts arise on whether corporate tax cut would boost growthup valuable cash. Companies would use the money to boost investment, increase e
Stamford Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
up valuable cash. Companies would use the money to boost investment, increase employees' pay, accelerate hiring and speed economic growth. What's more, corporations that now keep trillions overseas to avoid U.S. taxes would bring the money home.... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Doubts arise on whether corporate tax cut would boost growthup valuable cash. Companies would use the money to boost investment, increase e
Connecticut Post / Posted 5 days ago
up valuable cash. Companies would use the money to boost investment, increase employees' pay, accelerate hiring and speed economic growth. What's more, corporations that now keep trillions overseas to avoid U.S. taxes would bring the money home.... Read more
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The Times and Democrat
Doubts arise on whether corporate tax cut would boost growthup valuable cash. Companies would use the money to boost investment, increase e
The Times and Democrat / Posted 5 days ago
up valuable cash. Companies would use the money to boost investment, increase employees' pay, accelerate hiring and speed economic growth. What's more, corporations that now keep trillions overseas to avoid U.S. taxes would bring the money home.... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Doubts arise on whether corporate tax cut would boost growthup valuable cash. Companies would use the money to boost investment, increase e
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
up valuable cash. Companies would use the money to boost investment, increase employees' pay, accelerate hiring and speed economic growth. What's more, corporations that now keep trillions overseas to avoid U.S. taxes would bring the money home.... Read more
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NJ Biz
Additional $924K awarded to nonprofits in second round of funding by Horizon Foundationgrant to support its Prevention and Recovery Initiatives to Address the Opioid
NJ Biz / Posted 5 days ago
grant to support its Prevention and Recovery Initiatives to Address the Opioid Epidemic at the Local Level. The grant will fund opioid prevention awareness and education and a community wellness center to include recovery supports in Somerset... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Top StoriesThe proposed abolition of the Road Board will not hamper theongoing constructio
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 6 days ago
The proposed abolition of the Road Board will not hamper theongoing construction of the Bacolod Negros Economic Highwayand otherinfrastructure projects being implemented by the Department of Public Works and Highways in Bacolod City, Bacolod District... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Myer boss cops $150,000 pay cutFINANCE UPDATE: WASHINGTON, DC — The US House of Representatives has passed a
Daily Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
FINANCE UPDATE: WASHINGTON, DC — The US House of Representatives has passed a $US1.2 trillion ($A1.5 trillion) bill to fund most government activities in the fiscal year beginning October 1, knowing the Senate will disagree with many... Read more
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News.com.au
Myer boss cops $150,000 pay cutFINANCE UPDATE: WASHINGTON, DC — The US House of Representatives has passed a
News.com.au / Posted 6 days ago
FINANCE UPDATE: WASHINGTON, DC — The US House of Representatives has passed a $US1.2 trillion ($A1.5 trillion) bill to fund most government activities in the fiscal year beginning October 1, knowing the Senate will disagree with many... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Study: Nestle Waters benefits Michigan economyproposal to ramp up pumping production at another Michigan site has elicited co
Darien News-Review / Posted 6 days ago
proposal to ramp up pumping production at another Michigan site has elicited controversy. “There is a waterfall effect of economic activity that occurs due to the company’s initial spending and employment,” Jeff Guilfoyle, vice president of Public... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Nestle Waters benefits Michigan economyproposal to ramp up pumping production at another Michigan site has elicited co
Stamford Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
proposal to ramp up pumping production at another Michigan site has elicited controversy. “There is a waterfall effect of economic activity that occurs due to the company’s initial spending and employment,” Jeff Guilfoyle, vice president of Public... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Nestle Waters benefits Michigan economyproposal to ramp up pumping production at another Michigan site has elicited co
Connecticut Post / Posted 6 days ago
proposal to ramp up pumping production at another Michigan site has elicited controversy. “There is a waterfall effect of economic activity that occurs due to the company’s initial spending and employment,” Jeff Guilfoyle, vice president of Public... Read more
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Philly.com
City Council approves a new hotel feehotel rooms.” A year ago, the city Commerce Director told the hotel group that
Philly.com / Posted 6 days ago
hotel rooms.” A year ago, the city Commerce Director told the hotel group that the city would no longer be able to provide funds or grants to attract conventions and events, such as the Army-Navy Game and the NFL Draft. “The hoteliers got together... Read more
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The Troy Messenger
City of Troy will save $1.3 million through bond refinancingThe City of Troy will save $1.3 million after refinancing $9.9 million in bonds
The Troy Messenger / Posted 6 days ago
The City of Troy will save $1.3 million after refinancing $9.9 million in bonds taken out in 2011 to make improvements to water, sewer and electricity. “This was a very, very successful re-funding,” said Rush Rice, the city’s financial advisor. “We... Read more
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The Times and Democrat
Transcript of AP interview with Ryanbe worked out by our tax writing committees. AP: And an issue that Democrats a
The Times and Democrat / Posted 6 days ago
be worked out by our tax writing committees. AP: And an issue that Democrats are seizing on is they call this trickle-down economics, is that you guys want to give a tax cut to the rich. So will you in fact insist on lowering the end of the top... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Transcript of AP interview with Ryanbe worked out by our tax writing committees. AP: And an issue that Democrats a
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
be worked out by our tax writing committees. AP: And an issue that Democrats are seizing on is they call this trickle-down economics, is that you guys want to give a tax cut to the rich. So will you in fact insist on lowering the end of the top... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
WAEC Results As Metaphor of Collapsing Education Standards in SouthwestUI, Prof. Ayo Banjo, said concerning the problem at hand, "The complaint that i
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
UI, Prof. Ayo Banjo, said concerning the problem at hand, "The complaint that is regularly made today is that there are no funds. But I don't think this is a very strong reason for not continuing free education in the country. All it requires is... Read more
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The Bismarck Tribune
Transcript of AP interview with Ryanbe worked out by our tax writing committees. AP: And an issue that Democrats a
The Bismarck Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
be worked out by our tax writing committees. AP: And an issue that Democrats are seizing on is they call this trickle-down economics, is that you guys want to give a tax cut to the rich. So will you in fact insist on lowering the end of the top... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
How WASH Improves Family Ties in Rural Niger Delta CommunitiesThe European Union, United Nations Children's Fund and the Nigerian Government
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
The European Union, United Nations Children's Fund and the Nigerian Government have tapped into the abilities of the world's most important and yet cheapest ‎liquid- water, and have invested handsomely into it through WASH with the aim to improve... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Transcript of AP interview with Ryanbe worked out by our tax writing committees. AP: And an issue that Democrats a
Darien News-Review / Posted 6 days ago
be worked out by our tax writing committees. AP: And an issue that Democrats are seizing on is they call this trickle-down economics, is that you guys want to give a tax cut to the rich. So will you in fact insist on lowering the end of the top... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Transcript of AP interview with Ryanbe worked out by our tax writing committees. AP: And an issue that Democrats a
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 6 days ago
be worked out by our tax writing committees. AP: And an issue that Democrats are seizing on is they call this trickle-down economics, is that you guys want to give a tax cut to the rich. So will you in fact insist on lowering the end of the top... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
West Haven Mayor O’Brien, primary winner Rossi react to upsetbut added, “I’m a true Democrat.” When asked what he thought of Rossi’s assess
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
but added, “I’m a true Democrat.” When asked what he thought of Rossi’s assessment that despite several high-visibility economic development projects that O’Brien’s administration had been working on — including The Haven, the Atwood in... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Transcript of AP interview with Ryanbe worked out by our tax writing committees. AP: And an issue that Democrats a
Stamford Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
be worked out by our tax writing committees. AP: And an issue that Democrats are seizing on is they call this trickle-down economics, is that you guys want to give a tax cut to the rich. So will you in fact insist on lowering the end of the top... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Transcript of AP interview with Ryanbe worked out by our tax writing committees. AP: And an issue that Democrats a
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 6 days ago
be worked out by our tax writing committees. AP: And an issue that Democrats are seizing on is they call this trickle-down economics, is that you guys want to give a tax cut to the rich. So will you in fact insist on lowering the end of the top... Read more
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