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KOCO 5 Oklahoma City
U.S. stocks set for bumpy end to a wild weekTGIF! Yes, really. After some of the wildest days on markets in recent memory,
U.S. stocks set for bumpy end to a wild week
KOCO 5 Oklahoma City / Posted a minute ago
TGIF! Yes, really. After some of the wildest days on markets in recent memory, the weekend can't come soon enough for many. Panicked selling Monday and Tuesday gave way to a scramble to buy Wednesday and Thursday. And there could be a sting in the... Read more
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WMTW Portland
U.S. stocks set for bumpy end to a wild weekTGIF! Yes, really. After some of the wildest days on markets in recent memory,
U.S. stocks set for bumpy end to a wild week
WMTW Portland / Posted a minute ago
TGIF! Yes, really. After some of the wildest days on markets in recent memory, the weekend can't come soon enough for many. Panicked selling Monday and Tuesday gave way to a scramble to buy Wednesday and Thursday. And there could be a sting in the... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
U.S. stocks set for bumpy end to a wild weekTGIF! Yes, really. After some of the wildest days on markets in recent memory,
U.S. stocks set for bumpy end to a wild week
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted a minute ago
TGIF! Yes, really. After some of the wildest days on markets in recent memory, the weekend can't come soon enough for many. Panicked selling Monday and Tuesday gave way to a scramble to buy Wednesday and Thursday. And there could be a sting in the... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Those born after 1980s may remain 'homeless' Kuala Lumpur: Generation Y (Gen Y) will likely be a "homeless" one if house p
Those born after 1980s may remain 'homeless'
Sabah Daily Express / Posted a minute ago
Kuala Lumpur: Generation Y (Gen Y) will likely be a "homeless" one if house prices continue to spiral upwards, says the Federation of Malaysian Consumers Associations. Its deputy president, Mohd Yusof... Read more
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iol.co.za
Steel sector gets tariff protectionINDEPENDENT MEDIATrade and Industry Minister Rob Davies. Photo: Leon Nicholas.
Steel sector gets tariff protection
iol.co.za / Posted 2 minutes ago
INDEPENDENT MEDIATrade and Industry Minister Rob Davies. Photo: Leon Nicholas. Johannesburg - The local steel sector is set for some relief after trade and industry minister Rob Davies approved a 10% duty. This comes as embattled steel producers -... Read more
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iol.co.za
Italtile to open more storesJohannesburg - South African home-finishing products retailer Italtile said on
Italtile to open more stores
iol.co.za / Posted 2 minutes ago
Johannesburg - South African home-finishing products retailer Italtile said on Friday that it planned to open 15 more stores. This shows its optimism for its business despite a continued subdued economic climate and rand weakness that could force... Read more
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WLKY Louisville
U.S. stocks set for bumpy end to a wild weekTGIF! Yes, really. After some of the wildest days on markets in recent memory,
U.S. stocks set for bumpy end to a wild week
WLKY Louisville / Posted 3 minutes ago
TGIF! Yes, really. After some of the wildest days on markets in recent memory, the weekend can't come soon enough for many. Panicked selling Monday and Tuesday gave way to a scramble to buy Wednesday and Thursday. And there could be a sting in the... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
U.S. stocks set for bumpy end to a wild weekTGIF! Yes, really. After some of the wildest days on markets in recent memory,
U.S. stocks set for bumpy end to a wild week
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 4 minutes ago
TGIF! Yes, really. After some of the wildest days on markets in recent memory, the weekend can't come soon enough for many. Panicked selling Monday and Tuesday gave way to a scramble to buy Wednesday and Thursday. And there could be a sting in the... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
U.S. stocks set for bumpy end to a wild weekTGIF! Yes, really. After some of the wildest days on markets in recent memory,
U.S. stocks set for bumpy end to a wild week
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 5 minutes ago
TGIF! Yes, really. After some of the wildest days on markets in recent memory, the weekend can't come soon enough for many. Panicked selling Monday and Tuesday gave way to a scramble to buy Wednesday and Thursday. And there could be a sting in the... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
9 killed in India-Pakistan border fireTGIF! Yes, really. After some of the wildest days on markets in recent memory,
9 killed in India-Pakistan border fire
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 5 minutes ago
TGIF! Yes, really. After some of the wildest days on markets in recent memory, the weekend can't come soon enough for many. Panicked selling Monday and Tuesday gave way to a scramble to buy Wednesday and Thursday. And there could be a sting in the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Opportunities in the Wake of Barack Obama VisitBy Martin C. Pike and Sheila Mwihia When President Obama touched down in Kenya
Opportunities in the Wake of Barack Obama Visit
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
By Martin C. Pike and Sheila Mwihia When President Obama touched down in Kenya for his historical visit, he brought with him the promise of American investments into East Africa's infrastructure and emerging business culture. Announcing a 'new... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Zimra Chief in Bank Tax ScandalZimbabwe Revenue Authority (Zimra) commissioner-general Gershem Pasi is embroil
Zimra Chief in Bank Tax Scandal
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
Zimbabwe Revenue Authority (Zimra) commissioner-general Gershem Pasi is embroiled in a conflict of interest saga after it emerged he is a shareholder in Tetrad Holdings, the holding company of troubled Tetrad Investment Bank now under judicial... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Key Shareholders Back CFI U.S.$20 Million Capital RaiseKey CFI Holdings Ltd shareholders are backing a US$20 million capital-raising e
Key Shareholders Back CFI U.S.$20 Million Capital Raise
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
Key CFI Holdings Ltd shareholders are backing a US$20 million capital-raising exercise to recapitalise the group. Hamish Rudland, a 40% equity holder in Zimre Holdings Ltd, a group that holds a majority stake in CFI, told businessdigest yesterday... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Australia Wants Clarity On IndigenisationThe Australian government has invited Zimbabwean officials to a mining conferen
Australia Wants Clarity On Indigenisation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
The Australian government has invited Zimbabwean officials to a mining conference next month in Perth the capital of Western Australia to clarify the country's controversial indigenisation laws to international investors. This comes as the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Foreign Investors Eye Water SectorPotential investors have expressed an interest in pumping in more than US$2 bil
Foreign Investors Eye Water Sector
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
Potential investors have expressed an interest in pumping in more than US$2 billion in water infrastructure development projects including construction of dams, but are insisting on projects that will ensure a return on their investment, a senior... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Informal Tyre Sales Dampen Hope for NTSZSE-Listed National Tyre Services says volume and bottom line expectations for
Informal Tyre Sales Dampen Hope for NTS
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
ZSE-Listed National Tyre Services says volume and bottom line expectations for the six months to September will not be met as the company continues to lose out to informal tyre sales and fitness dealers who have taken a sizeable chunk of the market... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Luanshya to Have Oil RefineryA DUBAI-BASED investor is set to establish a multi-million dollars oil refinery
Luanshya to Have Oil Refinery
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
A DUBAI-BASED investor is set to establish a multi-million dollars oil refinery and processing plant in Luanshya on the Copperbelt. Kite National Oil Refinery, with the facilitation of the Zambia Development Agency (ZDA), will set up an ultra-modern... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
160 Jobs On the Line...as Diamond Polishers CloseApproximately 160 employees lost their jobs when the Laurelton Reign Diamonds j
160 Jobs On the Line...as Diamond Polishers Close
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
Approximately 160 employees lost their jobs when the Laurelton Reign Diamonds joint venture which operates in Windhoek's Katutura area, closed down. Spokesperson for Tiffany & Co, Nathan Strauss confirmed this yesterday from the United States of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Uganda Meat Export Deal GreatThe recent announcement that Kenya had extracted an agreement from Uganda for t
Uganda Meat Export Deal Great
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
The recent announcement that Kenya had extracted an agreement from Uganda for the exportation of meat and dairy products in exchange for importation of sugar was music for public and private sector players in the livestock industry. Hopefully, the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
No South African Cash for ZimBy Elias Mambo and Hazel Ndebele South Africa is prepared to enter into invest
No South African Cash for Zim
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
By Elias Mambo and Hazel Ndebele South Africa is prepared to enter into investment arrangements with Zimbabwe instead of providing convenient rescue packages or bailouts which President Robert Mugabe desperately needs. This comes as it emerges... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
High Cement Demand Pushes Bamburi Profit to Sh3 BillionAn increase in sales driven by the rising demand for cement across the construc
High Cement Demand Pushes Bamburi Profit to Sh3 Billion
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
An increase in sales driven by the rising demand for cement across the construction industry in East Africa pushed up Bamburi's net profit by 87 per cent in the first half of 2015. The cement maker reported a profit after tax of Sh3.1 billion in the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
RBZ Avails U.S.$5 Million to Dorowa MineralsBy Martin Kadzere and Tinashe Makichi The Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe has release
RBZ Avails U.S.$5 Million to Dorowa Minerals
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
By Martin Kadzere and Tinashe Makichi The Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe has released $5 million to Dorowa Minerals to boost phosphate production, a major component in the manufacturing of fertiliser. Chief executive of Chemplex Corporation Mr Misheck... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
U.S. stocks set for bumpy end to a wild weekTGIF! Yes, really. After some of the wildest days on markets in recent memory,
U.S. stocks set for bumpy end to a wild week
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 7 minutes ago
TGIF! Yes, really. After some of the wildest days on markets in recent memory, the weekend can't come soon enough for many. Panicked selling Monday and Tuesday gave way to a scramble to buy Wednesday and Thursday. And there could be a sting in the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Saudi Ambassador Presents Letter of Credence to BuhariThe new Saudi Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr. Fahad Abdullah Sefyan yesterday in Abu
Saudi Ambassador Presents Letter of Credence to Buhari
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 minutes ago
The new Saudi Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr. Fahad Abdullah Sefyan yesterday in Abuja presented his letter of credence to President Muhammadu Buhari. Daily Trust recall that the embassy had been without an ambassador for close to one year. The Special... Read more
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Central Chronicle
Sensex jumps by 516.53 ptsAgencies, Mumbai The benchmark index of Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) soared tod
Sensex jumps by 516.53 pts
Central Chronicle / Posted 7 minutes ago
Agencies, Mumbai The benchmark index of Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) soared today by 516.53 points to end positive at 26,231.19 tracking rally in global markets. The Nifty of National Stock Exchange (NSE) advanced by 157.10 points to 7,948.95. The... Read more
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Central Chronicle
KMBL sets up payment gateway for IMCIndore: Kotak Mahindra Bank Limited (KMBL) has successfully set up a payment ga
KMBL sets up payment gateway for IMC
Central Chronicle / Posted 7 minutes ago
Indore: Kotak Mahindra Bank Limited (KMBL) has successfully set up a payment gateway for Indore Municipal Corporation to facilitate tax collection and providing a system generated MIS for better monitoring and governance. This payment gateway is in... Read more
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CNN
The world's largest nations in 20501. India: 1.66bn – Adding over 300 million people to its census, by 2050 India
The world's largest nations in 2050
CNN / Posted 8 minutes ago
1. India: 1.66bn – Adding over 300 million people to its census, by 2050 India is predicted to be the most populous nation on Earth by the huge margin of 295 million -- over 1.5 times the size of Western Europe. This is despite high infant mortality... Read more
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International Business Times
Bwin revenue drops 6.5% amid 888 and GVC merger talks Bwin.Party, the online gambling giant, has reported that its revenue was down b
Bwin revenue drops 6.5% amid 888 and GVC merger talks
International Business Times / Posted 8 minutes ago
Bwin.Party, the online gambling giant, has reported that its revenue was down by 6.5% to £217.5 (€296.5m, $334.8) in the first half of 2015. During its half-year report, the company said the decline in revenue was due to the inclusion of sales... Read more
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Reuters
Olam gets new backer as Mitsubishi spends $1.1 billion on 20 percent stakeA man walks past a logo of Olam International Limited at its office in Singapor
Olam gets new backer as Mitsubishi spends $1.1 billion on 20 percent stake
Reuters / Posted 9 minutes ago
A man walks past a logo of Olam International Limited at its office in Singapore November 29, 2012. SINGAPORE Mitsubishi Corp's (8058.T) decision to spend $1.1 billion for one fifth of Olam International (OLAM.SI) is a key vote of confidence that... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Share market closes up 0.6pc after Wall St enjoys two-day rise The Australian share market has ended a volatile week firmer, despite the mar
Share market closes up 0.6pc after Wall St enjoys two-day rise
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 10 minutes ago
The Australian share market has ended a volatile week firmer, despite the market's 4 per cent slide on Monday. Strong economic data boosted global equities overnight with the US market... Read more
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