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Bdnews24.com
After benefits of cheap oil, India counts cost of reduced Gulf remittancesHe's a casualty of the global oil price collapse. Stories like Joseph's explain
After benefits of cheap oil, India counts cost of reduced Gulf remittances
Bdnews24.com / Posted moments ago
He's a casualty of the global oil price collapse. Stories like Joseph's explain why remittances from Indians working abroad slumped 27 percent in the fiscal year through March to $48 billion - the lowest since the 2008 global financial... Read more
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iol.co.za
OPEC: Oil cartel or talking shop?Dubai - For those seeking guidance on Saudi Arabia's thinking regarding the fut
OPEC: Oil cartel or talking shop?
iol.co.za / Posted moments ago
Dubai - For those seeking guidance on Saudi Arabia's thinking regarding the future of OPEC, the last few weeks' agenda of the new Saudi energy minister, Khalid al-Falih, might offer a few clues. Since his appointment on May 7 as head of a new... Read more
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iol.co.za
Phase Eight boosts Foschini GroupJohannesburg - The Foschini Group, which has been spreading its wings, says rev
Phase Eight boosts Foschini Group
iol.co.za / Posted moments ago
Johannesburg - The Foschini Group, which has been spreading its wings, says revenue for the year to March gained 31.2 percent to R21.1 billion. However, excluding its Phase Eight brand, revenue would only have gained 11.6 percent, the listed company... Read more
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iol.co.za
MTN Uganda gets $114m loanNairobi - MTN Uganda, a unit of South Africa's MTN Group , got a $114 million s
MTN Uganda gets $114m loan
iol.co.za / Posted moments ago
Nairobi - MTN Uganda, a unit of South Africa's MTN Group , got a $114 million syndicated credit, which will be invested in its network infrastructure, it said on Thursday. The company, Uganda's biggest telecoms network operator with 8.9 million... Read more
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Jersey Evening Post
Look at long-term picture when cutting costs, States are warned « Jersey Evening PostGRADUALLY cutting public-sector budgets today may appear cost-effective in the
Look at long-term picture when cutting costs, States are warned « Jersey Evening Post
Jersey Evening Post / Posted moments ago
GRADUALLY cutting public-sector budgets today may appear cost-effective in the short term, but can lead to increased costs in the future, the Island’s spending watchdog has warned. Comptroller and Auditor General Karen McConnell also said that... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Sears exploring partnerships for Kenmore, Home Services businessSears (SHLD) still hasn't managed to turn its flailing business around, and wil
Sears exploring partnerships for Kenmore, Home Services business
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted a minute ago
Sears (SHLD) still hasn't managed to turn its flailing business around, and will look into expanding two of its businesses outside of Sears and Kmart stores in an effort to get back to growth. The company said Thursday that sales continued to fall... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Big gas fields could make Israel energy independentJust 15 years ago, Israel relied entirely on imported coal, natural gas and oil
Big gas fields could make Israel energy independent
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted a minute ago
Just 15 years ago, Israel relied entirely on imported coal, natural gas and oil for its energy needs. All that could change in the next few years following the discovery of giant gas fields. In fact, Israel may have so much natural gas it has to... Read more
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Quartz
Oil prices are above $50 a barrel again—but for how long? — Quartz Raging bull Oil prices today (May 26) charged back above the symbol
Oil prices are above $50 a barrel again—but for how long?
Quartz / Posted 2 minutes ago
— Quartz Raging bull Oil prices today (May 26) charged back above the symbolic $50-a-barrel threshold, buoying financially stricken... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Sears exploring partnerships for Kenmore, Home Services businessSears (SHLD) still hasn't managed to turn its flailing business around, and wil
Sears exploring partnerships for Kenmore, Home Services business
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 2 minutes ago
Sears (SHLD) still hasn't managed to turn its flailing business around, and will look into expanding two of its businesses outside of Sears and Kmart stores in an effort to get back to growth. The company said Thursday that sales continued to fall... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Sears exploring partnerships for Kenmore, Home Services businessSears (SHLD) still hasn't managed to turn its flailing business around, and wil
Sears exploring partnerships for Kenmore, Home Services business
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 2 minutes ago
Sears (SHLD) still hasn't managed to turn its flailing business around, and will look into expanding two of its businesses outside of Sears and Kmart stores in an effort to get back to growth. The company said Thursday that sales continued to fall... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Big gas fields could make Israel energy independentJust 15 years ago, Israel relied entirely on imported coal, natural gas and oil
Big gas fields could make Israel energy independent
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 4 minutes ago
Just 15 years ago, Israel relied entirely on imported coal, natural gas and oil for its energy needs. All that could change in the next few years following the discovery of giant gas fields. In fact, Israel may have so much natural gas it has to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cape Town's Sanitation Delivery Best in CountryResponse to the International Budget Partnership and the Social Justice Coaliti
Cape Town's Sanitation Delivery Best in Country
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
Response to the International Budget Partnership and the Social Justice Coalition [The article published on GroundUp by the International Budget Partnership] on a sanitation report by Cornerstone Economic Research has been highly misleading. A... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Water and Sanitation On Ngaka Modiri Molema District Municipality InterventionProgress on DWS's Ngaka Modiri Molema District Municipality intervention The D
Water and Sanitation On Ngaka Modiri Molema District Municipality Intervention
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
Progress on DWS's Ngaka Modiri Molema District Municipality intervention The Department of Water and Sanitation (DWS) intervened in the Ngaka Modiri Molema District Municipality (NMMDM), which resulted in changes in the administration of the area,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
10th African Banker Awards Continue to Celebrate Excellence in Banking and Finance On the ContinentCameroon is a big winner at this year's African Banker Awards, while Morocco's
10th African Banker Awards Continue to Celebrate Excellence in Banking and Finance On the Continent
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
Cameroon is a big winner at this year's African Banker Awards, while Morocco's Attijariwafa Bank scoops prestigious Bank of the Year Award and GT Bank CEO Segun Agbaje is recognised as Africa's Banker of the Year. Other winners include South Africa's... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Dangote and the Road AheadAfter the Federal Executive Council (FEC) session last week, the Minister of Po
Dangote and the Road Ahead
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
After the Federal Executive Council (FEC) session last week, the Minister of Power Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, announced the approval of the proposal for Dangote Construction Company to build a section of the Lokoja-Obajana-Kabba-Ilorin... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NBK's Non-Performing Loans Hit Sh15 BillionThe National Bank of Kenya's non performing loans have hit Sh15 billion in the
NBK's Non-Performing Loans Hit Sh15 Billion
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
The National Bank of Kenya's non performing loans have hit Sh15 billion in the first three months of the year, a 124 percent increase compared to Sh6 billion recorded over the same period in 2015. This is also 51 percent increase compared to Sh9... Read more
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Weekly Times
Taking steps to ensure supplyFamily firm: Jenny Tilbrook and Lindy Cook of Blue Lake Milling at the company’
Taking steps to ensure supply
Weekly Times / Posted 5 minutes ago
Family firm: Jenny Tilbrook and Lindy Cook of Blue Lake Milling at the company’s oat processing facility at Bordertown, South Australia. LIKE most agriculture businesses, oat processor Blue Lake Milling has had to plan for poor seasons. However the... Read more
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Weekly Times
Argentina wheat output to explode as export curbs liftedARGENTINA’S wheat planting is tipped to hit a nine-year high, according to its
Argentina wheat output to explode as export curbs lifted
Weekly Times / Posted 5 minutes ago
ARGENTINA’S wheat planting is tipped to hit a nine-year high, according to its official crop forecasters. Agrimoney.com reported Argentina’s farm ministry this week forecast wheat plantings for the 2016-17 season would be 5.3 million hectares. This... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
CBK Governor Feted at Regional Banking AwardsCentral Bank of Kenya (CBK) governor Patrick Njoroge has been crowned the 2016
CBK Governor Feted at Regional Banking Awards
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) governor Patrick Njoroge has been crowned the 2016 Central Bank Governor of the year at the African Banker Awards held during the African Development Bank (AfDB) annual meeting in Lusaka, Zambia. He was lauded for his... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Electrification of Africa EssentialPower lines and substation in South Africa (file photo). Lusaka — Mozambican P
Electrification of Africa Essential
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
Power lines and substation in South Africa (file photo). Lusaka — Mozambican Prime Minister Carlos Agostinho do Rosario on Tuesday said that the electrification of Africa is an essential component for industrialization and for development in... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Big gas fields could make Israel energy independent | Money - Home Israel may have so much natural gas it has to export some to i
Big gas fields could make Israel energy independent
KTVZ Bend / Posted 5 minutes ago
| Money - Home Israel may have so much natural gas it has to export some to its neighbors Just 15 years ago, Israel relied entirely on imported... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
IMF Chief Links Secret Loans to CorruptionMaputo — The Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Christ
IMF Chief Links Secret Loans to Corruption
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
Maputo — The Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Christine Lagarde, has publicly accused the Mozambican government of “concealing corruption”, in the scandal over more than a billion dollars worth of government guaranteed... Read more
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Variety
BBC’s Neil Breakwell to Head Up Vice’s U.K. News OperationBreakwell will oversee Vice’s news gathering across Western Europe as Vice cont
BBC’s Neil Breakwell to Head Up Vice’s U.K. News Operation
Variety / Posted 5 minutes ago
Breakwell will oversee Vice’s news gathering across Western Europe as Vice continues to build out its digital news offerings across the region. Additionally, this autumn, Vice will launch a TV network, Viceland, in the U.K. and France, which will see... Read more
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The Forward
Bernie Madoff Ponzi Victims in Line for Another $247M in RestitutionNearly 7-1/2 years after Bernard Madoff’s Ponzi scheme was unmasked, the court-
Bernie Madoff Ponzi Victims in Line for Another $247M in Restitution
The Forward / Posted 6 minutes ago
Nearly 7-1/2 years after Bernard Madoff’s Ponzi scheme was unmasked, the court-appointed trustee recouping money for the swindler’s victims on Thursday sought court approval to free up another $247 million to help cover their losses. The proposed... Read more
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The Mercury News
Oil tops $50 as decline in U.S. supplies extends recoveryOil rose above $50 a barrel for the first time in more than six months as a dec
Oil tops $50 as decline in U.S. supplies extends recovery
The Mercury News / Posted 6 minutes ago
Oil rose above $50 a barrel for the first time in more than six months as a decline in U.S. stockpiles accelerated a rebound from a 12-year low. Futures climbed as much as 1.3 percent in New York to $50.21, the highest intraday price since Oct. 9.... Read more
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The Mercury News
U.S. durable goods orders up, but business investment slipsWASHINGTON -- Orders to U.S. factories for long-lasting manufactured goods rose
U.S. durable goods orders up, but business investment slips
The Mercury News / Posted 6 minutes ago
WASHINGTON -- Orders to U.S. factories for long-lasting manufactured goods rose in April by the most since January. But much of the strength came from a surge in the volatile category of commercial aircraft. A key category that tracks business... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Indian professionals account for most UK work visasIndian professionals accounted for 57% of skilled UK work visas granted in the
Indian professionals account for most UK work visas
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
Indian professionals accounted for 57% of skilled UK work visas granted in the year ending March 2016, according to new figures released on Thursday, which also showed Indians receiving the second highest number of visas after the Chinese. The... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Big gas fields could make Israel energy independentJust 15 years ago, Israel relied entirely on imported coal, natural gas and oil
Big gas fields could make Israel energy independent
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 6 minutes ago
Just 15 years ago, Israel relied entirely on imported coal, natural gas and oil for its energy needs. All that could change in the next few years following the discovery of giant gas fields. In fact, Israel may have so much natural gas it has to... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
The politics of a peg: Ban on sale of liquor in Tamil Nadu“She definitely won’t close the Tasmacs in the city,” says Murali, swaying slig
The politics of a peg: Ban on sale of liquor in Tamil Nadu
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
“She definitely won’t close the Tasmacs in the city,” says Murali, swaying slightly and squinting in the harsh Chennai sun. “At least I hope she won’t; I’ll have to go find work in Pondi then,” grins the 26-year-old, his breath reeking of cheap... Read more
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Reuters
South Africa's Standard Bank taking action after ATM heist in JapanCustomers queue to draw money from an ATM outside a branch of South Africa's St
South Africa's Standard Bank taking action after ATM heist in Japan
Reuters / Posted 6 minutes ago
Customers queue to draw money from an ATM outside a branch of South Africa's Standard Bank in Cape Town, March 15, 2016. JOHANNESBURG South Africa's Standard Bank is taking action after criminals in Japan stole millions of dollars from automatic... Read more
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