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Greenock Telegraph
High street feels December chill as retail sales fallA dire Christmas on the high street was laid bare on Friday, with official figu
Greenock Telegraph / Posted a minute ago
A dire Christmas on the high street was laid bare on Friday, with official figures showing the worst December sales performance since 2010. Retail sales fell 1.5% month on month, according to the Office for National Statistics, a much heavier... Read more
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asianage
Markets end at new highs on reforms, earnings pushMumbai: Benchmarks finished at record highs for the third straight session on F
asianage / Posted a minute ago
Mumbai: Benchmarks finished at record highs for the third straight session on Friday on widespread buying amid robust earnings by bluechips like HDFC Bank and ITC. The BSE Sensex spurted 251.29 points to end at 35,511.58, while the broader NSE Nifty... Read more
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asianage
Wipro posts third-quarter profit fallNew Delhi: India’s third-largest software services exporter Wipro posted an 8.5
asianage / Posted a minute ago
New Delhi: India’s third-largest software services exporter Wipro posted an 8.5 percent drop in third-quarter net profit on Friday, hurt by higher costs. Net profit fell to 19.31 billion rupees ($303 million) in the three months to December 31, from... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Congratulates SARB GovernorPresident Jacob Zuma has congratulated the Governor of the South African Reserv
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
President Jacob Zuma has congratulated the Governor of the South African Reserve Bank (SARB) Lesetja Kganyago on his appointment as the new chairperson of the International Monetary Fund's (IMF) International Monetary and Financial Committee... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kambwili Blows the Whistle On Cost of GRZ Housing UnitsNational Democratic Congress leader Chishimba Kambwili has blown the whistle on
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
National Democratic Congress leader Chishimba Kambwili has blown the whistle on government over the cost of the proposed 5, 000 housing units targeting civil servants. Kambwili who is still a Patriotic Front lawmaker for Roan constituency has clung... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
IMF Board Warns of Dwindling ReservesExternal imbalances and inadequate reserve buffers remain key risks to Ethiopia
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
External imbalances and inadequate reserve buffers remain key risks to Ethiopia's economy, warn the Board of Directors of the International Monetary Fund (IMF). IMF's Board met earlier this week for a country consultations on Ethiopia, following a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Implementation of Infrastructural Projects 'On Course'Dodoma — INFRASTRUCTURAL development projects worth 70bn/- are being carried ou
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
Dodoma — INFRASTRUCTURAL development projects worth 70bn/- are being carried out monthly in the country, the Parliamentary Infrastructure Development Committee was told here, yesterday. Briefing journalists after the Minister for Works, Transport... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
TATO Calls for Single Online Tax PlatformTOUR operators have called on the government to invent an online platform for t
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
TOUR operators have called on the government to invent an online platform for tax payment to cut red tape and ease compliance. Tanzania Association of Tour Operators (TATO) says that its members would like to pay all taxes in a single online platform... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Export Trade Needs to Be Revisited and DiversifiedAccording to the Bank of Tanzania's Economic and Operations Annual Report for 2
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
According to the Bank of Tanzania's Economic and Operations Annual Report for 2016/2017 released last week, gold accounted for 98 per cent of the country's exports to Switzerland in 2016, valued at $753 million. Also, exports to Switzerland... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Political, Policy Uncertainties Major Setbacks for New GovtPOLITICAL and policy uncertainty stand out as the elephants in the room for the
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
POLITICAL and policy uncertainty stand out as the elephants in the room for the new government as it targets an ambitious economic growth rate of 4,5%, a figure far much higher than the 0,9% projected by the World Bank. Zimbabwe's economy has been... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Hassabo Informed On Security Situations in Kassala StateKhartoum — Vice-President of the Republic, Hassabo Mohamed Abdul-Rahman was bri
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
Khartoum — Vice-President of the Republic, Hassabo Mohamed Abdul-Rahman was briefed on security situations in Kassala State after closure of borders and declaration of state of emergency there. Governor of Kassala State, Adam Jammaa who met with the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Electronic Transfers Levy Could Stop Vendors Dodging Tax - MPAN opposition legislator has urged government to introduce another levy on elec
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
AN opposition legislator has urged government to introduce another levy on electronic cash transfers saying this would help address the problem of taxing the country's vendor economy. MDC-T's Bulawayo South MP Eddie Cross said this while presenting... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Amabhungane and Scorpio #GuptaLeaks - Liverpool Company Owns 49 Percent of Indian Firm Implicated in Kickback SchemeThe Guptas used what looks like an international money laundering network to mo
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
The Guptas used what looks like an international money laundering network to move their wealth. The network reaches to the UK. By AMABHUNGANE and SCORPIO. Britain's biggest metal recycling firm holds a 49% stake in Indian firm Worlds Window, which... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Fine-Tuning the Agricultural Sector for Economic RevivalThere is no doubt as to the centrality of the agricultural sector to Zimbabwe's
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
There is no doubt as to the centrality of the agricultural sector to Zimbabwe's economic fortunes. It is to this end that President Emmerson Mnangagwa, in his maiden address to the nation on the occasion of his swearing in as Head of State and... Read more
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New York Daily News
UK holiday spending squeezed by Brexit-related inflationLONDON (AP) — Retail sales in Britain sank in the holiday shopping month of Dec
New York Daily News / Posted 3 minutes ago
LONDON (AP) — Retail sales in Britain sank in the holiday shopping month of December, official figures showed Friday, rounding off the worst year in four as a Brexit-related rise in inflation weighed on spending. The Office for National Statistics... Read more
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FOX News
US oil output is booming and seen outpacing Saudis, Russia PARIS – A global energy agency says that U.S. oil production is booming and i
FOX News / Posted 4 minutes ago
PARIS – A global energy agency says that U.S. oil production is booming and is forecast to top that of heavyweights Saudi Arabia and Russia this year. The International Energy Agency said... Read more
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FOX News
US oil output is booming and seen outpacing Saudis, RussiaPARIS – A global energy agency says that U.S. oil production is booming and is
FOX News / Posted 4 minutes ago
PARIS – A global energy agency says that U.S. oil production is booming and is forecast to top that of heavyweights Saudi Arabia and Russia this year. The International Energy Agency said in its monthly market report released Friday that U.S. oil... Read more
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Harrow Times
High street feels December chill as retail sales fallA dire Christmas on the high street was laid bare on Friday, with official figu
Harrow Times / Posted 4 minutes ago
A dire Christmas on the high street was laid bare on Friday, with official figures showing the worst December sales performance since 2010. Retail sales fell 1.5% month on month, according to the Office for National Statistics, a much heavier... Read more
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Gazette News
High street feels December chill as retail sales fallA dire Christmas on the high street was laid bare on Friday, with official figu
Gazette News / Posted 5 minutes ago
A dire Christmas on the high street was laid bare on Friday, with official figures showing the worst December sales performance since 2010. Retail sales fell 1.5% month on month, according to the Office for National Statistics, a much heavier... Read more
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This is West Country
High street feels December chill as retail sales fallA dire Christmas on the high street was laid bare on Friday, with official figu
This is West Country / Posted 5 minutes ago
A dire Christmas on the high street was laid bare on Friday, with official figures showing the worst December sales performance since 2010. Retail sales fell 1.5% month on month, according to the Office for National Statistics, a much heavier... Read more
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The Morning Call
No brand is too small for counterfeitersTeam Dream is a small business by most any measure. The quirky cycling apparel
The Morning Call / Posted 6 minutes ago
Team Dream is a small business by most any measure. The quirky cycling apparel brand has just five employees. It produces only about 100 pieces of each garment and operates out of a converted gas station in San Marino, Calif., where a closet-sized... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Companies Say They Want To Support Sustainable Development, But Do They Know How?Two-thirds of respondents cite “progress toward inclusive growth/sustainability
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 9 minutes ago
Two-thirds of respondents cite “progress toward inclusive growth/sustainability” as a top concern, above issues like customer trust and employee and retention. About a third of executives said social initiatives can improve relationships with... Read more
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Bolton News
High street feels December chill as retail sales fallA dire Christmas on the high street was laid bare on Friday, with official figu
Bolton News / Posted 9 minutes ago
A dire Christmas on the high street was laid bare on Friday, with official figures showing the worst December sales performance since 2010. Retail sales fell 1.5% month on month, according to the Office for National Statistics, a much heavier... Read more
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MLive.com
First Bay City bridge crisis joint meeting closed to the publicBAY CITY, MI -- A month after a vote on privatizing Bay City's two bascule brid
MLive.com / Posted 12 minutes ago
BAY CITY, MI -- A month after a vote on privatizing Bay City's two bascule bridges was tabled, city and Bay County leaders meet for the first time to brainstorm ideas on how to deal with the multi-million dollar liabilities. The public, however,... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
High street feels December chill as retail sales fallA dire Christmas on the high street was laid bare on Friday, with official figu
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 15 minutes ago
A dire Christmas on the high street was laid bare on Friday, with official figures showing the worst December sales performance since 2010. Retail sales fell 1.5% month on month, according to the Office for National Statistics, a much heavier... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
HSBC pays £73 million to US authorities in currency rigging probe settlementBanking giant HSBC will pay 101.5 million US dollars (£73 million) to US author
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 15 minutes ago
Banking giant HSBC will pay 101.5 million US dollars (£73 million) to US authorities to settle a criminal investigation into currency rigging. Europe’s biggest bank has entered a three-year deferred prosecution agreement with the US Department of... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
High street feels December chill as retail sales fallA dire Christmas on the high street was laid bare on Friday, with official figu
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 15 minutes ago
A dire Christmas on the high street was laid bare on Friday, with official figures showing the worst December sales performance since 2010. Retail sales fell 1.5% month on month, according to the Office for National Statistics, a much heavier... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
England's 'biggest council house building project' is underway in WandsworthWork on the country’s ‘biggest council house building programme’ has started in
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 15 minutes ago
Work on the country’s ‘biggest council house building programme’ has started in a £150 million initiative to build 1,000 Wandsworth homes. Projects are currently underway in both Deeley Road and Stewart’s Road, Battersea, following the launch of the... Read more
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CBS News
Investors ignore income inequality at their perilYou've heard of the wealth gap. And you probably know it's growing worldwide, i
CBS News / Posted 15 minutes ago
You've heard of the wealth gap. And you probably know it's growing worldwide, including in the U.S., where the measure is now as wide as it is in Russia. But did you know how wide? According to a recent study from the National Bureau of Economic... Read more
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CBS News
How to make the most of your higher take-home payYour paycheck is about to get bigger, thanks to the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act passe
CBS News / Posted 15 minutes ago
Your paycheck is about to get bigger, thanks to the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act passed last December. And if you use this opportunity to get your financial act together, this windfall could permanently change your life for the better. The key: Don't spend... Read more
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