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Brisbane Times
Target is hit again - the retail industry's slow-mo train wreckRetailer Target is now officially a slow-mo train wreck. A knife has been taken
Target is hit again - the retail industry's slow-mo train wreck
Brisbane Times / Posted a minute ago
Retailer Target is now officially a slow-mo train wreck. A knife has been taken to the estimated value of the discount department store's goodwill. In the space of two years, it has fallen from around $2 billion to around zero as the result of... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Dairy price war hurts Central Queensland farmersIT'S a battle Australian dairy farmers have been fighting for five years and wi
Dairy price war hurts Central Queensland farmers
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 2 minutes ago
IT'S a battle Australian dairy farmers have been fighting for five years and with little sign of relief ahead, Aaron Clews says it's time to take action. The farmer from Slatewood dairy farm in Rossmoya, 45km north of Rockhampton, knows all too well... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Reticulated gas supply to Warwick not feasibleTHE reticulated natural gas pipeline from Toowoomba to Warwick has been determi
Reticulated gas supply to Warwick not feasible
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 2 minutes ago
THE reticulated natural gas pipeline from Toowoomba to Warwick has been determined as unfeasible. The decision was made after investigations by Southern Downs Regional Council's economic development unit. At a general meeting held today, Southern... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Resort receiver tells subcontractors they'll be paid firstMONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - A Vermont official says subcontractors who haven't been
Resort receiver tells subcontractors they'll be paid first
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 2 minutes ago
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - A Vermont official says subcontractors who haven't been paid yet for the construction of a hotel and conference center at the Burke Mountain Resort will be getting paid before the investors in the project. Patricia Moulton,... Read more
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Money Management
German robo-advice experience points to answersClose to 90 per cent of German wealth managers working with high net worth (HNW
German robo-advice experience points to answers
Money Management / Posted 4 minutes ago
Close to 90 per cent of German wealth managers working with high net worth (HNW) individuals believe they have already begun to lose some of their market share to automised investment services, according to market researcher, Verdict... Read more
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Money Management
New tax laws for property sales over $2 millionFrom July all Australian residents, buying or selling property over $2 million
New tax laws for property sales over $2 million
Money Management / Posted 4 minutes ago
From July all Australian residents, buying or selling property over $2 million will need to get a clearance certificate from The Australian Taxation Office (ATO). The ATO assistant commissioner, Malcolm Allen, said when residents were selling a... Read more
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Money Management
Majority of hedge funds not delivering on their promiseOnly 30 per cent of institutional investors' hedge fund portfolios outperform s
Majority of hedge funds not delivering on their promise
Money Management / Posted 4 minutes ago
Only 30 per cent of institutional investors' hedge fund portfolios outperform simple investible benchmarks as fees make hedge fund portfolios ‘bad investments' with net alpha of -1.88 per cent, according to CEM Benchmarking. Its recent study... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Eurozone creditors approve new rescue loans for Greece Supporters of the communist-affiliated union PAME chant slogans during an ant
Eurozone creditors approve new rescue loans for Greece
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 4 minutes ago
Supporters of the communist-affiliated union PAME chant slogans during an anti-austerity rally in Athens (AP) Greece has won a new batch of rescue loans from international creditors following... Read more
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The Washington Times
Rodrigo Duterte, Tsai Ing-wen wins in Philippines, Taiwan may trigger U.S.-China frictionWith new leaders in Taiwan and the Philippines less willing to kowtow to an inc
Rodrigo Duterte, Tsai Ing-wen wins in Philippines, Taiwan may trigger U.S.-China friction
The Washington Times / Posted 4 minutes ago
With new leaders in Taiwan and the Philippines less willing to kowtow to an increasingly assertive China, East Asia’s delicate geopolitical balance is shifting just as President Obama makes a valedictory tour of the region to highlight his... Read more
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The Age
Wesfarmers profit to be hit by $2 billion in Target, coal write-downsRichard Goyder , Wesfarmers managing director says the company has made tough d
Wesfarmers profit to be hit by $2 billion in Target, coal write-downs
The Age / Posted 5 minutes ago
Richard Goyder , Wesfarmers managing director says the company has made tough decisions. Photo: Philip Gostelow Wesfarmers' bottom line profit will be all but wiped out this year by write-downs and restructuring costs of more than $2 billion on its... Read more
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The Signal
Flextronics Building Sold to InvestorsAstate of the art industrial building that houses Flextronics, a high-tech busi
Flextronics Building Sold to Investors
The Signal / Posted 5 minutes ago
Astate of the art industrial building that houses Flextronics, a high-tech business serving the aerospace, defense, and medical device industries, has been sold to Los Angeles-based Rexford Industrial Realty L.P. Flextronics will continue to operate... Read more
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The Signal
Aerospace Firm Moves to Valencia from No. Hollywood; Good VibeAerospace company Air Bolt Group of North Hollywood signed a 10-year lease in M
Aerospace Firm Moves to Valencia from No. Hollywood; Good Vibe
The Signal / Posted 5 minutes ago
Aerospace company Air Bolt Group of North Hollywood signed a 10-year lease in March for an 8,500 square foot building on Avenue Crocker in the Valencia Industrial Center. NAI Capital helped broker the deal. Additional terms of the lease were not... Read more
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The Age
Target is hit again - the retail industry's slow mo train wreckTo be reinvented once again: There is no hint at when Target is expected to rec
Target is hit again - the retail industry's slow mo train wreck
The Age / Posted 5 minutes ago
To be reinvented once again: There is no hint at when Target is expected to recover from the disastrous performance. Photo: Steven Siewert Retailer Target is now officially a slow-mo train wreck. A knife has been taken to the estimated value of the... Read more
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TribLIVE
Tech stocks, banks lead Wall Street to strong gains | TribLIVE NEW YORK — Stocks made their biggest gain since March on Tuesday
Tech stocks, banks lead Wall Street to strong gains
TribLIVE / Posted 6 minutes ago
| TribLIVE NEW YORK — Stocks made their biggest gain since March on Tuesday as technology companies including Apple and Microsoft... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Wesfarmers profit to be hit by $2 billion in Target, coal write-downsRichard Goyder , Wesfarmers managing director says the company has made tough d
Wesfarmers profit to be hit by $2 billion in Target, coal write-downs
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 7 minutes ago
Richard Goyder , Wesfarmers managing director says the company has made tough decisions. Photo: Philip Gostelow Wesfarmers' bottom line profit will be all but wiped out this year by write-downs and restructuring costs of more than $2 billion on its... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Target is hit again - the retail industry's slow mo train wreckTo be reinvented once again: There is no hint at when Target is expected to rec
Target is hit again - the retail industry's slow mo train wreck
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 7 minutes ago
To be reinvented once again: There is no hint at when Target is expected to recover from the disastrous performance. Photo: Steven Siewert Retailer Target is now officially a slow-mo train wreck. A knife has been taken to the estimated value of the... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Dairy farmers to get financial help | Daily Telegraph Dairy farmers suffering hardship as milk prices are slashed
Dairy farmers to get financial help
Daily Telegraph / Posted 7 minutes ago
| Daily Telegraph Dairy farmers suffering hardship as milk prices are slashed to be given millions in government help AS dairy farmers face what they describe as the “worse crisis” they’ve ever battled, the... Read more
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Queensland Times
Dairy price war hurts Central Queensland farmersIT'S a battle Australian dairy farmers have been fighting for five years and wi
Dairy price war hurts Central Queensland farmers
Queensland Times / Posted 8 minutes ago
IT'S a battle Australian dairy farmers have been fighting for five years and with little sign of relief ahead, Aaron Clews says it's time to take action. The farmer from Slatewood dairy farm in Rossmoya, 45km north of Rockhampton, knows all too well... Read more
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News.com.au
E-cigarette use rose rapidly in UK, France The number of people in France and Britain who have tried an electronic or e-
E-cigarette use rose rapidly in UK, France
News.com.au / Posted 8 minutes ago
The number of people in France and Britain who have tried an electronic or e-cigarette has risen sharply in just two years, according to a Europe-wide study. The research, led by scientists at Britain's... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Growers hope for biosecurity boostNew Zealand Kiwifruit Growers Association chief executive Nikki Johnson hopes t
Growers hope for biosecurity boost
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 minutes ago
New Zealand Kiwifruit Growers Association chief executive Nikki Johnson hopes the Government will spend more on biosecurity to protect the industry from any threats. Photo / Jamie Troughton, Dscribe Media Services Bay dairy farmers are not expecting... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
E-cigarette use rises sharply in just two yearsFrance has the highest use of e-cigarettes in Europe. Photo / AP The number of
E-cigarette use rises sharply in just two years
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 minutes ago
France has the highest use of e-cigarettes in Europe. Photo / AP The number of people in France and Britain who have tried an electronic or e-cigarette has risen sharply in just two years, according to a Europe-wide study. The research, led by... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
NZ posts trade surplus in April, fruit drives exportsExports rose 4 per cent to $4.3 billion and imports were up 1.5 per cent at $4.
NZ posts trade surplus in April, fruit drives exports
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 minutes ago
Exports rose 4 per cent to $4.3 billion and imports were up 1.5 per cent at $4.01 billion. Photo / NZME New Zealand posted a bigger-than-expected trade surplus in April as increased volumes of gold kiwifruit and apples drove up shipments of fruit,... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Monsanto rejects $62 billion Bayer offerThe St. Louis-based company is seeking a higher price and more time to hold neg
Monsanto rejects $62 billion Bayer offer
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 minutes ago
The St. Louis-based company is seeking a higher price and more time to hold negotiations with Bayer, sources say. Photo / Getty Images Monsanto rejected a $62 billion takeover offer from Bayer as too low, while saying it remains open to further deal... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Brent Sheather: NZ shares vs the rest of the worldDespite falling prospective returns many local fund managers continue to charge
Brent Sheather: NZ shares vs the rest of the world
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 minutes ago
Despite falling prospective returns many local fund managers continue to charge performance fees. According to the History channel the D-Day Landings in June of 1944 owed their success, at least in part, to the allies' mis-information... Read more
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Daily Press
City, schools, building trustVirginia school systems are dependent on the state's cities and counties to giv
City, schools, building trust
Daily Press / Posted 9 minutes ago
Virginia school systems are dependent on the state's cities and counties to give them the money they need to properly educate our young people. Of course, with school spending making up by far the largest part of any city or county budget these... Read more
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Daily Press
Newport News School Board to seek $143 million for school repairs, renovationsNEWPORT NEWS — The School Board plans to ask the city for more than three times
Newport News School Board to seek $143 million for school repairs, renovations
Daily Press / Posted 9 minutes ago
NEWPORT NEWS — The School Board plans to ask the city for more than three times the amount last received for capital improvement funding. The plan, which covers fiscal years 2018 through 2022, calls for close to $143 million in funding for school... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Chinese firms descend on Auckland, seeking to investWang Jian, general manager of Bank of China's SME Services Department, compared
Chinese firms descend on Auckland, seeking to invest
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 minutes ago
Wang Jian, general manager of Bank of China's SME Services Department, compared the match-making at the event to "romantic dating". Photo / Christopher Adams More than 50 Chinese companies scoping investment opportunities in New Zealand's... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
HMRC service quality 'collapsed' after 'badly wrong' timing of staff cutsThe quality of service provided by HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) for personal t
HMRC service quality 'collapsed' after 'badly wrong' timing of staff cuts
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 9 minutes ago
The quality of service provided by HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) for personal taxpayers "collapsed" amid staff cuts, a report has found. The National Audit Office (NAO) said HMRC got its timing badly wrong when rolling out its digital strategy,... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
DTAC unfazed by more 4G competitionThe country's second-largest mobile operator shrugged off increased competition
DTAC unfazed by more 4G competition
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 10 minutes ago
The country's second-largest mobile operator shrugged off increased competition from its rivals, saying that Advanced Info Service (AIS) and True Move will also face high licensing-based fourth-generation (4G) spectrum costs similar to DTAC's. This... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Cure for expensive cities is moving vansA funny thing didn’t happen on the way to the digital revolution. It failed to
Cure for expensive cities is moving vans
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 10 minutes ago
A funny thing didn’t happen on the way to the digital revolution. It failed to empty out the cities. If knowledge workers could communicate from anywhere, the futurists figured, why would they subject themselves to the traffic and noise of urban... Read more
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