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Lowell Sun
Chevron loses $1.47 billion as slump in oil prices persistsSAN RAMON -- Battered by a protracted slump in worldwide oil prices, Chevron on
Chevron loses $1.47 billion as slump in oil prices persists
Lowell Sun / Posted a minute ago
SAN RAMON -- Battered by a protracted slump in worldwide oil prices, Chevron on Friday delivered another disappointing earnings report -- its third-straight quarter in the red. The energy giant lost $1.47 billion during the second quarter, compared... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
MAS examining Goldman Sachs' role in bond deals for 1MDBSINGAPORE: Singapore's central bank said on Saturday (Jul 30) it is examining t
MAS examining Goldman Sachs' role in bond deals for 1MDB
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 minutes ago
SINGAPORE: Singapore's central bank said on Saturday (Jul 30) it is examining the extent of involvement by Goldman Sachs' local unit in bond deals for Malaysian state investor 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB). The Monetary Authority of Singapore... Read more
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The Age
Wall Street's Mr Risk thrives on traders' ignorance of politicsIt was 1998 and Russia was on the verge of gaining investors' confidence when o
Wall Street's Mr Risk thrives on traders' ignorance of politics
The Age / Posted 15 minutes ago
It was 1998 and Russia was on the verge of gaining investors' confidence when oil tumbled to nearly $US10 a barrel. Foreign creditors dismissed talk of a collapse. Russia had the money to pay its debts, they said, and it wouldn't sacrifice its... Read more
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The Age
The future of food is ugly as Walmart takes movement mainstreamThe future of produce is ugly. Twisted, blemished, mutated and deformed, to be
The future of food is ugly as Walmart takes movement mainstream
The Age / Posted 15 minutes ago
The future of produce is ugly. Twisted, blemished, mutated and deformed, to be specific. That's because an increasing number of grocery chains and crop-sharing services have begun stocking and distributing fruits and vegetables that were once deemed... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Wall Street's Mr Risk thrives on traders' ignorance of politicsIt was 1998 and Russia was on the verge of gaining investors' confidence when o
Wall Street's Mr Risk thrives on traders' ignorance of politics
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 17 minutes ago
It was 1998 and Russia was on the verge of gaining investors' confidence when oil tumbled to nearly $US10 a barrel. Foreign creditors dismissed talk of a collapse. Russia had the money to pay its debts, they said, and it wouldn't sacrifice its... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
The future of food is ugly as Walmart takes movement mainstreamThe future of produce is ugly. Twisted, blemished, mutated and deformed, to be
The future of food is ugly as Walmart takes movement mainstream
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 17 minutes ago
The future of produce is ugly. Twisted, blemished, mutated and deformed, to be specific. That's because an increasing number of grocery chains and crop-sharing services have begun stocking and distributing fruits and vegetables that were once deemed... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Column: Payday loan maydayIf you’ve ever walked into a payday loan branch to get something to tide you ov
Column: Payday loan mayday
The Sudbury Star / Posted 17 minutes ago
If you’ve ever walked into a payday loan branch to get something to tide you over to the end of the month, you’ll know you’re lucky if you come out with your shirt. It takes less than half an hour to get a $300 loan, but it can take years to get it... Read more
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Canberra Times
Wall Street's Mr Risk thrives on traders' ignorance of politicsIt was 1998 and Russia was on the verge of gaining investors' confidence when o
Wall Street's Mr Risk thrives on traders' ignorance of politics
Canberra Times / Posted 19 minutes ago
It was 1998 and Russia was on the verge of gaining investors' confidence when oil tumbled to nearly $US10 a barrel. Foreign creditors dismissed talk of a collapse. Russia had the money to pay its debts, they said, and it wouldn't sacrifice its... Read more
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Canberra Times
The future of food is ugly as Walmart takes movement mainstreamThe future of produce is ugly. Twisted, blemished, mutated and deformed, to be
The future of food is ugly as Walmart takes movement mainstream
Canberra Times / Posted 19 minutes ago
The future of produce is ugly. Twisted, blemished, mutated and deformed, to be specific. That's because an increasing number of grocery chains and crop-sharing services have begun stocking and distributing fruits and vegetables that were once deemed... Read more
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Business Standard India
Essar Steel to start ops at Odisha captive mine in FY18Mine to meet 30% requirement of Hazira steel mill Essar Steel said it hopes to
Essar Steel to start ops at Odisha captive mine in FY18
Business Standard India / Posted 22 minutes ago
Mine to meet 30% requirement of Hazira steel mill Essar Steel said it hopes to commence mining from its captive iron ore block in Odisha in the first quarter of 2017-18. The steel maker recently... Read more
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New Kerala
No losses of job, salary in SBI merger: Arundhati Bhattacharya - newkerala.com #97971"They are apprehensive of change," she added. Even as bank employees struck wo
No losses of job, salary in SBI merger: Arundhati Bhattacharya - newkerala.com #97971
New Kerala / Posted 27 minutes ago
"They are apprehensive of change," she added. Even as bank employees struck work on Friday on the issue, Bhattacharya said the process of the merger of five associate banks and Bhartiya Mahila Bank with the SBI should be over by next... Read more
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New Kerala
'Transaction, compliance costs deterring growth in capital market' - newkerala.com #97961"Transaction cost, which mainly include securities transaction tax, stamp duty,
'Transaction, compliance costs deterring growth in capital market' - newkerala.com #97961
New Kerala / Posted 27 minutes ago
"Transaction cost, which mainly include securities transaction tax, stamp duty, exchange transaction charges, transaction fees, service tax on brokerage should be made reachable so that retail participation comes back in the market," he said at the... Read more
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New Kerala
Markets surge on GST hopes, foreign funds (Market Review) - newkerala.com #97968The 30-scrip Sensex made significant gains during the week as it surged 248.62
Markets surge on GST hopes, foreign funds (Market Review) - newkerala.com #97968
New Kerala / Posted 27 minutes ago
The 30-scrip Sensex made significant gains during the week as it surged 248.62 points or 0.89 per cent to 28,051.86 points. The wider 51-scrip NSE Nifty also closed higher. It rose to 8,638.50 points -- up 97.30 points or 1.14 per cent. "Buoyed by... Read more
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Raw Story
Matt Damon’s ‘The Great Wall’ comes under fire from Asian-Americans Don't miss stories. Follow Raw Story! Matt Damon’s upcoming movie “The Great
Matt Damon’s ‘The Great Wall’ comes under fire from Asian-Americans
Raw Story / Posted 33 minutes ago
Don't miss stories. Follow Raw Story! Matt Damon’s upcoming movie “The Great Wall,” a fantasy adventure set in China more than 1,000 years ago, came under fire after its first... Read more
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Herald Sun
Tech stocks break recordsWALL Street rose, with the S&P 500 index hitting a record intraday high for the
Tech stocks break records
Herald Sun / Posted 35 minutes ago
WALL Street rose, with the S&P 500 index hitting a record intraday high for the seventh time this month as gains in technology heavyweights Alphabet and Amazon more than made up for losses in energy shares. The benchmark index rose as much as 0.3... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Bells ring over huge pokies splurgeQUEENSLANDERS poured an extra $83 million through the state’s pokies last finan
Bells ring over huge pokies splurge
The Courier Mail / Posted 36 minutes ago
QUEENSLANDERS poured an extra $83 million through the state’s pokies last financial year, with anti-gaming-machine campaigners expressing concern over the alarming splurge. An analysis of monthly gaming statistics by The Sunday Mail shows a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
ICT Can Boost Nigeria's Revenue - DanbattaLagos — The Executive Vice-Chairman of the Nigerian Communications Commission (
ICT Can Boost Nigeria's Revenue - Danbatta
AllAfrica.com / Posted 36 minutes ago
Lagos — The Executive Vice-Chairman of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Professor Umar Danbatta, has described Information and Communication Technology (ICT) as veritable tool for revitalisation of the country's dwindling... Read more
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Calcutta News
Goldman Sachs under scanner for links with Malaysian fund 1MDB NEW YORK, U.S - The U.S. Department of Justice authorities have issued a subp
Goldman Sachs under scanner for links with Malaysian fund 1MDB
Calcutta News / Posted 38 minutes ago
NEW YORK, U.S - The U.S. Department of Justice authorities have issued a subpoena to Goldman Sachs for its alleged involvement with Malaysian state fund 1Malaysia Development Berhad... Read more
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Calcutta News
Nationalised banks reluctant to serve in rural areas: Bengal minister Kolkata, July 30 (IANS) Despite repeated appeals from the state government, c
Nationalised banks reluctant to serve in rural areas: Bengal minister
Calcutta News / Posted 38 minutes ago
Kolkata, July 30 (IANS) Despite repeated appeals from the state government, continued reluctance of the nationalised banks in extending their services to remote areas has hampered... Read more
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Brisbane Times
The future of food is ugly as Walmart takes movement mainstreamThe future of produce is ugly. Twisted, blemished, mutated and deformed, to be
The future of food is ugly as Walmart takes movement mainstream
Brisbane Times / Posted 41 minutes ago
The future of produce is ugly. Twisted, blemished, mutated and deformed, to be specific. That's because an increasing number of grocery chains and crop-sharing services have begun stocking and distributing fruits and vegetables that were once deemed... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Wall Street's Mr Risk thrives on traders' ignorance of politicsIt was 1998 and Russia was on the verge of gaining investors' confidence when o
Wall Street's Mr Risk thrives on traders' ignorance of politics
Brisbane Times / Posted 41 minutes ago
It was 1998 and Russia was on the verge of gaining investors' confidence when oil tumbled to nearly $US10 a barrel. Foreign creditors dismissed talk of a collapse. Russia had the money to pay its debts, they said, and it wouldn't sacrifice its... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Faster growth seen after weak springWASHINGTON (AP) — A surprisingly lackluster economy last quarter served as a re
Faster growth seen after weak spring
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 45 minutes ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — A surprisingly lackluster economy last quarter served as a reminder of how choppy the pace of growth has been since the Great Recession ended seven years ago. Businesses pared their stockpiling and investment through the spring. But... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Will BofI Holding, Inc. Deposit Another Quarter of Growth?Better Homes & Gardens Karachi Olefin Rug for $10 + pickup at... Refurb Straig
Will BofI Holding, Inc. Deposit Another Quarter of Growth?
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 50 minutes ago
Better Homes & Gardens Karachi Olefin Rug for $10 + pickup at... Refurb Straight Talk Mobile Hotspot, 1GB Data for $20 + pickup... Kitchen and Bath at Home Depot: Up to 40% off + free shipping... Thruster Men's 700c Fixie Bike for $129 + free... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
US agencies subpoena Goldman Sachs in 1MDB Malaysia probeNEW YORK - US regulators have issued subpoenas to Goldman Sachs for documents r
US agencies subpoena Goldman Sachs in 1MDB Malaysia probe
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 50 minutes ago
NEW YORK - US regulators have issued subpoenas to Goldman Sachs for documents related to the investment giant's dealings with the 1MDB Malaysian state investment fund, a source close to the probe told AFP on Friday. Goldman Sachs has rejected any... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Bavaria governor criticizes Merkel's 'we will manage' mantraBetter Homes & Gardens Karachi Olefin Rug for $10 + pickup at... Refurb Straig
Bavaria governor criticizes Merkel's 'we will manage' mantra
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 50 minutes ago
Better Homes & Gardens Karachi Olefin Rug for $10 + pickup at... Refurb Straight Talk Mobile Hotspot, 1GB Data for $20 + pickup... Kitchen and Bath at Home Depot: Up to 40% off + free shipping... Thruster Men's 700c Fixie Bike for $129 + free... Read more
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FOX Business
Will BofI Holding, Inc. Deposit Another Quarter of Growth?Steady loan growth and low costs have been a huge driver of BofI's profits for
Will BofI Holding, Inc. Deposit Another Quarter of Growth?
FOX Business / Posted 50 minutes ago
Steady loan growth and low costs have been a huge driver of BofI's profits for years. Image source: Getty Images. There seem to be two groups of investors actively followingBofI Holding, Inc.(NASDAQ: BOFI) right now: those who think the stock is... Read more
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FOX Business
What to Expect When Trex Company, Inc. Reports EarningsTrex is set to announce what should be another strong quarter on August 1. Imag
What to Expect When Trex Company, Inc. Reports Earnings
FOX Business / Posted 50 minutes ago
Trex is set to announce what should be another strong quarter on August 1. Image source: Trex Company. There aren't a lot of companies that can say they have more than 40% market share in their industries, yet still have enormous growth potential.... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Will BofI Holding, Inc. Deposit Another Quarter of Growth?BofI Holding has been one of the fastest-growing banks for years, but short sel
Will BofI Holding, Inc. Deposit Another Quarter of Growth?
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 50 minutes ago
BofI Holding has been one of the fastest-growing banks for years, but short sellers and a market that's turned negative on banking have held the company's stock down, despite its stellar results. Here's a closer look at what to expect when BofI... Read more
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FOX Business
Will BofI Holding, Inc. Deposit Another Quarter of Growth?Steady loan growth and low costs have been a huge driver of BofI's profits for
Will BofI Holding, Inc. Deposit Another Quarter of Growth?
FOX Business / Posted 50 minutes ago
Steady loan growth and low costs have been a huge driver of BofI's profits for years. Image source: Getty Images. Continue Reading Below There seem to be two groups of investors actively followingBofI Holding, Inc.(NASDAQ: BOFI) right now: those... Read more
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FOX Business
What to Expect When Trex Company, Inc. Reports EarningsTrex is set to announce what should be another strong quarter on August 1. Imag
What to Expect When Trex Company, Inc. Reports Earnings
FOX Business / Posted 50 minutes ago
Trex is set to announce what should be another strong quarter on August 1. Image source: Trex Company. Continue Reading Below There aren't a lot of companies that can say they have more than 40% market share in their industries, yet still have... Read more
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