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Gulf News
India may let foreign funds buy more company debtCap on foreign portfolio investments may be raised by $5 billion to $10 billion
Gulf News / Posted 4 minutes ago
Cap on foreign portfolio investments may be raised by $5 billion to $10 billion NEW DELHI: India’s government is planning to allow foreign investors to increase purchases of the nation’s corporate debt, a person familiar with the matter said.The cap... Read more
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Rapid City Journal
The best and worst places to rent in AmericaTo help prospective renters get the most bang for their buck, WalletHub’s analy
Rapid City Journal / Posted 5 minutes ago
To help prospective renters get the most bang for their buck, WalletHub’s analysts compared the 150 largest U.S. cities based on 21 key indicators of rental attractiveness and quality of life. The data set ranges from historical rental-price changes... Read more
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Income Investors
A High-Dividend Stock: GEL Stock Has Seen 48 Straight Quarterly Dividend Hikes iStock.com/alfexeReceive a 10.9% Yield from This Top Dividend Stock The best
Income Investors / Posted 6 minutes ago
iStock.com/alfexeReceive a 10.9% Yield from This Top Dividend Stock The best dividend-paying stocks are those that, of course, offer a high dividend yield, as well as... Read more
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Income Investors
MIC Stock: Is This 7.5% Dividend Yield Worth Owning? iStock.com/KittisakJirasittichaiCollect a 7.5% Dividend Yield From MIC stock
Income Investors / Posted 6 minutes ago
iStock.com/KittisakJirasittichaiCollect a 7.5% Dividend Yield From MIC stock Over the past five years, airport service company Macquarie Infrastructure Corp (NYSE:MIC) stock is up 78%. Is there... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
Uber to lose its license to operate in LondonSeptember 22, 2017 07:18 AM LONDON (AP) - London's transport authority says it
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 6 minutes ago
September 22, 2017 07:18 AM LONDON (AP) - London's transport authority says it won't renew Uber's license to operate in the British capital, arguing that it demonstrates a lack of corporate responsibility with implications in public safety and... Read more
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Newsmax
Corporate America Has Amassed a Record Amount of CashCorporate America has never been in better shape to put its cash hoard to use o
Newsmax / Posted 8 minutes ago
Corporate America has never been in better shape to put its cash hoard to use on everything from investment to acquisitions, share buybacks and dividends. Or just hold on to it. Non-financial companies’ liquid assets, which include foreign deposits,... Read more
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Starmometer
GetGo Announces Biggest Promo YetGetGo members, pack your bags and get ready to travel as we give you more chanc
Starmometer / Posted 8 minutes ago
GetGo members, pack your bags and get ready to travel as we give you more chances to fly with Cebu Pacific. This September, you can earn up to 40% bonus points, win an exciting getaway trip in Asia, or collect up to 20,000 points for a faster way to... Read more
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Newsmax
Time Reportedly in Talks to Sell Several AssetsMagazine publisher Time Inc. said it was looking to sell several assets, includ
Newsmax / Posted 8 minutes ago
Magazine publisher Time Inc. said it was looking to sell several assets, including Time Inc UK, Time Customer Service and a majority stake in the Essence magazine. The sale processes were at various stages and the company has not entered into any... Read more
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The Bismarck Tribune
The best and worst places to rent in AmericaWith moving season reaching its peak and the number of severely cost-burdened r
The Bismarck Tribune / Posted 12 minutes ago
With moving season reaching its peak and the number of severely cost-burdened renters declining from a record 11.4 million to 11.1 million today, the personal-finance website WalletHub conducted an in-depth analysis of 2017’s Best & Worst Places to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Why Obiano Is So ConfidentNotwithstanding the deft moves and covert plots by opposition politicians to ta
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 minutes ago
Notwithstanding the deft moves and covert plots by opposition politicians to take his job, Anambra State governor, Willie Obiano remains confident he will win a second term in office. In the build up to the primaries of the All Progressives Grand... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Best Western Hotels Owner Refutes Amcon's TakeoverThe owner of Best Western Hotels Ikeja, Suru Worldwide Ventures Nigeria Limited
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 minutes ago
The owner of Best Western Hotels Ikeja, Suru Worldwide Ventures Nigeria Limited has advised the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) to follow due process in its bid to take over the hotels. The company also alleged that its indebtedness... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Michael Bloomberg Inaugurates First Global Business Forum With Dangote, OthersOn the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly, Bloomberg Philanthropi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 minutes ago
On the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly, Bloomberg Philanthropies hosted by former mayor of New York ,Michael Bloomberg, inaugurated its first Global Business Forum with an astounding line up of global innovators, including Africa's... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Industry Decries Porous BordersLocal industry has lamented the continued smuggling of cheap products into the
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 minutes ago
Local industry has lamented the continued smuggling of cheap products into the country which has impacted negatively on local companies. To counter that, Government enacted Statutory Instrument 64 of 2016 which removed products which can be... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cash Requirement for Forward Dollar Purchases Causes Naira ShortageBy Obinna Chima with Agency Report A Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) requirement
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 minutes ago
By Obinna Chima with Agency Report A Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) requirement that companies back forward dollar purchases with naira is drying up supply of the local currency, a report by Bloomberg stated Thursday. This is just as the chief... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Why Indians will continue to pay high oil prices despite lower global ratesFuel prices in India are at a three-year high, although global crude rates halv
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 15 minutes ago
Fuel prices in India are at a three-year high, although global crude rates halved over the same period, leaving many in the country to wonder why they must continue to pay more for petrol and diesel. The central government says that because states... Read more
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Reuters
T-Mobile, Sprint close to agreeing deal terms(Reuters) - T-Mobile US Inc (TMUS.O) is close to agreeing tentative terms on a
Reuters / Posted 15 minutes ago
(Reuters) - T-Mobile US Inc (TMUS.O) is close to agreeing tentative terms on a deal to merge with peer Sprint Corp (S.N), people familiar with the matter said, a major breakthrough in efforts to merge the third and fourth largest U.S. wireless... Read more
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Reuters
Japan's PM Abe considers new corporate tax breaksTOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is considering introducing
Reuters / Posted 16 minutes ago
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is considering introducing new tax breaks aimed at encouraging companies to boost wages and accelerate capital expenditure to spur economic growth, government and ruling party sources told Reuters... Read more
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Swissinfo
GE Is Said to Near Industrial-Solutions Unit Sale to ABB(Bloomberg) -- General Electric Co. is nearing an agreement to sell its industr
Swissinfo / Posted 16 minutes ago
(Bloomberg) -- General Electric Co. is nearing an agreement to sell its industrial-solutions business to ABB Ltd. in a deal valued at $2.5 billion to $3 billion, people with knowledge of the matter said. The American and Swiss companies are likely... Read more
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Reuters
GE nears sale of its industrial unit to ABB(Reuters) - General Electric Co (GE.N) is nearing a deal to sell its industrial
Reuters / Posted 16 minutes ago
(Reuters) - General Electric Co (GE.N) is nearing a deal to sell its industrial solutions unit to Swiss engineering company ABB Ltd (ABBN.S) in a deal valued at $2.5 billion to $3 billion, Bloomberg reported, citing people with knowledge of the... Read more
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Reuters
Oil prices narrowly higher as producers discuss extending output pactLondon (Reuters) - Oil prices were marginally firmer on Friday, as the market w
Reuters / Posted 16 minutes ago
London (Reuters) - Oil prices were marginally firmer on Friday, as the market waited to see whether major producers meeting in Vienna would back an extension to output cuts beyond March next year. Brent crude futures were up 4 cents at $56.47 a... Read more
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Swissinfo
The UN has started to talk businessA growing number of business executives have been keen to sign up to the UN's l
Swissinfo / Posted 16 minutes ago
A growing number of business executives have been keen to sign up to the UN's latest pet project: the so-called Sustainable Development Goals. Until recently, if you'd asked most business leaders whether they would like to participate in the annual... Read more
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Reuters
Tech stocks attract second-largest weekly flows on record: BAMLLONDON (Reuters) - Technology stocks attracted $1 billion in the week to Wednes
Reuters / Posted 16 minutes ago
LONDON (Reuters) - Technology stocks attracted $1 billion in the week to Wednesday, their second largest inflow on record, Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BAML) data showed on Friday, after Apple launched a new iPhone and chipmakers rallied. The... Read more
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Reuters
Without U.S., 11 nations in TPP inch closer to a dealTOKYO (Reuters) - The 11 nations remaining in the Trans-Pacific Partnership aft
Reuters / Posted 16 minutes ago
TOKYO (Reuters) - The 11 nations remaining in the Trans-Pacific Partnership after the United States withdrew have inched closer to a comprehensive deal, offering hope that major countries can maintain free trade in the face of U.S. protectionism, a... Read more
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Arizona Daily Sun
The best and worst places to rent in AmericaTo help prospective renters get the most bang for their buck, WalletHub’s analy
Arizona Daily Sun / Posted 16 minutes ago
To help prospective renters get the most bang for their buck, WalletHub’s analysts compared the 150 largest U.S. cities based on 21 key indicators of rental attractiveness and quality of life. The data set ranges from historical rental-price changes... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Uber To Lose License In London: 'Not Fit And Proper,' City SaysUber's license to operate in London expires in eight days — and London's transp
KPBS San Diego / Posted 18 minutes ago
Uber's license to operate in London expires in eight days — and London's transportation agency says it won't be renewed, citing a range of problems that make the company "not fit and proper to hold a private hire operator license." The issues raised... Read more
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PRWeek US
Rooster PR accuses Hotwire of plagiarism and sends 'cease and desist' letter over new brand London agency Rooster PR has accused Hotwire of plagiarising its brand, and d
PRWeek US / Posted 20 minutes ago
London agency Rooster PR has accused Hotwire of plagiarising its brand, and demanded that it takes down its relaunched website - but the global tech agency... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Semi explodes on Interstate 75; Southbound Pasco traffic blockedIn Focus with Allison Walker Torres is a 30-minute public affairs program, feat
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 24 minutes ago
In Focus with Allison Walker Torres is a 30-minute public affairs program, featuring a roundtable of newsmakers representing a range of perspectives, including local officials and expert analysts as they tackle topical issues of importance to... Read more
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Business Wire
Merkle Names Claire Billings Vice President of Marketing, EuropeIn her new role, Billings will focus on supporting the growth of Merkle Europe
Business Wire / Posted 26 minutes ago
In her new role, Billings will focus on supporting the growth of Merkle Europe by bringing strong leadership and a unified approach to marketing in the region. In the last 18 months, the company has grown rapidly to over 850 people in six offices in... Read more
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Business Wire
Global Air Conditioning Systems Strategic Business Report 2017 - Room Air Conditioner and Packaged Air ConditionerThe report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan,
Business Wire / Posted 26 minutes ago
The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East & Africa and Latin America. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2016 through 2024. Also, a five-year historic... Read more
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Business Wire
Finish Line Appoints Faisal Masud To Board of DirectorsINDIANAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Athletic retailer The Finish Line, Inc. (Nasdaq:
Business Wire / Posted 26 minutes ago
INDIANAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Athletic retailer The Finish Line, Inc. (Nasdaq: FINL) announced today that its Board of Directors appointed Faisal Masud as a director of the Company effective September 19, 2017. Masud, Chief Technology Officer for... Read more
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