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Naked Capitalism
Big Banks' Blockchain: Boondoggle?The four banks — UBS, Santander, Deutsche Bank and BNY Mellon, which are workin
Big Banks' Blockchain: Boondoggle?
Naked Capitalism / Posted 2 minutes ago
The four banks — UBS, Santander, Deutsche Bank and BNY Mellon, which are working with UK broker ICAP and developer Clearmatics Technologies — stress that they are not creating a new cryptocurrency. The aim is to speed up clearing and settlement in... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
TVA rates to rise 1.5 percent in OctoberKNOXVILLE — The average Chattanooga household will pay nearly $2 more a month f
TVA rates to rise 1.5 percent in October
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 2 minutes ago
KNOXVILLE — The average Chattanooga household will pay nearly $2 more a month for electricity, starting in October, to help fund a $10.4 billion budget plan for the Tennessee Valley Authority in fiscal 2017. TVA directors voted Thursday to raise... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Mayne Pharma flags future growthMayne Pharma is predicting significant growth in the year ahead from its recent
Mayne Pharma flags future growth
Sky News Australia / Posted 3 minutes ago
Mayne Pharma is predicting significant growth in the year ahead from its recent purchase of a suite of US generic drugs and is on the look out for more acquisitions. The pharmaceuticals maker more than quadrupled profit for the 12 months to June 30... Read more
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WCBI Columbus
Work Progressing on Lowndes County School ProjectsLOWNDES COUNTY, Miss. (WCBI) –Kids are back in school, as construction workers
Work Progressing on Lowndes County School Projects
WCBI Columbus / Posted 4 minutes ago
LOWNDES COUNTY, Miss. (WCBI) –Kids are back in school, as construction workers build new classrooms in Lowndes County. Construction a Caledonia Elementary should be complete by the end of October. Schools Superintendent Lynn Wright says students... Read more
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ABC Montana
Gianforte's state plane cost estimation over-inflated "The challenge is, this plane costs two million dollars per biennium," said G
Gianforte's state plane cost estimation over-inflated
ABC Montana / Posted 5 minutes ago
"The challenge is, this plane costs two million dollars per biennium," said Greg Gianforte Wednesday afternoon. What that sounds like is it... Read more
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Sun Star
Wedding industry thrives in the PhilippinesTHE multi-billion dollar wedding industry in the Philippines is expected to tak
Wedding industry thrives in the Philippines
Sun Star / Posted 6 minutes ago
THE multi-billion dollar wedding industry in the Philippines is expected to take off at an accelerated rate in the near term, as the income of young Filipino professionals is on the rise, said an official of a US-based cinematic wedding film... Read more
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Sun Star
Mindanao seen as emerging economic hub in AseanWITH the shift in the pattern of world trade and investment destinations to Asi
Mindanao seen as emerging economic hub in Asean
Sun Star / Posted 6 minutes ago
WITH the shift in the pattern of world trade and investment destinations to Asian countries, the Mindanao Development Authority (MinDA) sees Mindanao’s strategic position as an advantage to become the next hub in Southeast Asia. “The trajectory of... Read more
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Lifehacker Australia
Here's How Many Australian Premises Will Be Getting FTTP By 2020nbn has released its Corporate Plan for 2017-2010. If the government-owned corp
Here's How Many Australian Premises Will Be Getting FTTP By 2020
Lifehacker Australia / Posted 8 minutes ago
nbn has released its Corporate Plan for 2017-2010. If the government-owned corporation can be believed, the national broadband network is on track to connect 8 million active end users by 2020. But how many of these will be fibre-to-the-premises... Read more
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The Hindu
Forex markets: Indian Rupee versus US Dollar — August 26, 2016The rupee firmed up 7 paise to 66.98 against the dollar in early trade on Frida
Forex markets: Indian Rupee versus US Dollar — August 26, 2016
The Hindu / Posted 9 minutes ago
The rupee firmed up 7 paise to 66.98 against the dollar in early trade on Friday on increased selling of the US currency by exporters and banks amid a higher opening in the domestic equity market. Forex dealers said weakness in the dollar against... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Dark times for SolarCity could leave New York out in the coldNew York government officials are gambling Buffalo’s long-hoped-for economic re
Dark times for SolarCity could leave New York out in the cold
Crain's New York Business / Posted 10 minutes ago
New York government officials are gambling Buffalo’s long-hoped-for economic recovery on SolarCity, the nation’s largest rooftop solar panel installation company whose chairman is tech guru and Tesla Motors co-founder Elon Musk. The state of New York... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
China, US still in talks on trade pact despite challenges: Chinese commerce officialBEIJING: China and the United States are still in frequent discussion about a b
China, US still in talks on trade pact despite challenges: Chinese commerce official
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 minutes ago
BEIJING: China and the United States are still in frequent discussion about a bilateral trade pact, despite a challenging global trade environment, a Chinese commerce official said on Thursday. China is keen to maintain open markets for its goods as... Read more
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Manitoulin Expositor
Over 1,900 signatures on Island petition calling for Hydro One not to be soldPROVIDENCE BAY—A Spring Bay woman who has circulated a petition across Manitoul
Over 1,900 signatures on Island petition calling for Hydro One not to be sold
Manitoulin Expositor / Posted 14 minutes ago
PROVIDENCE BAY—A Spring Bay woman who has circulated a petition across Manitoulin Island calling for the Ontario government not to sell off the assets of Hydro One and take action to reduce hydro rates is very pleased with the response she received.... Read more
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The Irish Times
Ulster Bank asks Central Bank if it can make payment to RBSThis would be the first repayment by Ulster Bank to RBS of the £15 billion bail
Ulster Bank asks Central Bank if it can make payment to RBS
The Irish Times / Posted 19 minutes ago
This would be the first repayment by Ulster Bank to RBS of the £15 billion bailout that it got after the 2008 global financial crash. In an exclusive interview with Business This Week, Gerry Mallon, the new chief executive of Ulster Bank in the... Read more
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The Irish Times
Ireland symbolises benefits of free trade as protectionism risesAs a small, open economy, heavily dependent on exports for its prosperity, Irel
Ireland symbolises benefits of free trade as protectionism rises
The Irish Times / Posted 19 minutes ago
As a small, open economy, heavily dependent on exports for its prosperity, Ireland has embraced free trade since the late 1950s. However, the political tide elsewhere, particularly in Britain and the United States, seems to be moving towards greater... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
JSSI Index: Business Aviation Enters A 'New Normal'Shows Move To Modest But Prudent Business Travel Jet Support Services, Inc. (J
JSSI Index: Business Aviation Enters A 'New Normal'
The Aero-News Network / Posted 19 minutes ago
Shows Move To Modest But Prudent Business Travel Jet Support Services, Inc. (JSSI), a provider of maintenance support and financial services to the business aviation industry, has released its Q2 2016 Business Aviation Index, which tracks flight... Read more
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Digi Times
Panasonic expected to remain largest automotive Li battery maker, steps into LED automotive lightingDigitimes Research: Jessie Lin, DIGITIMES Research, Taipei [Friday 26 August
Panasonic expected to remain largest automotive Li battery maker, steps into LED automotive lighting
Digi Times / Posted 22 minutes ago
Digitimes Research: Jessie Lin, DIGITIMES Research, Taipei [Friday 26 August 2016] Panasonic has started production at new automotive Li battery... Read more
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Digi Times
China firms set to expand presence in global NAND flash market, says DRAMeXchange Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Friday 26 August 2016] China-based companies
China firms set to expand presence in global NAND flash market, says DRAMeXchange
Digi Times / Posted 22 minutes ago
Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Friday 26 August 2016] China-based companies are set to expand their presence in the global NAND flash market dramatically thanks to... Read more
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Digi Times
Consumer IC vendor Sonix to ship over 600 million MCUs in 2016, says report Steve Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Thursday 25 August 2016] Consumer IC vendor S
Consumer IC vendor Sonix to ship over 600 million MCUs in 2016, says report
Digi Times / Posted 22 minutes ago
Steve Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Thursday 25 August 2016] Consumer IC vendor Sonix Technology is expected to ship a total of 632 million MCUs in 2016 thanks to increasing... Read more
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Digi Times
SPIL chairman calls for more open government policy Julian Ho, Tokyo; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Friday 26 August 2016] Packaging a
SPIL chairman calls for more open government policy
Digi Times / Posted 22 minutes ago
Julian Ho, Tokyo; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Friday 26 August 2016] Packaging and testing company Siliconware Precision Industries (SPIL) chairman Bough Lin has urged Taiwan's government to create a... Read more
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Digi Times
Longsys promotes SDP model to boost SSD sales Josephine Lien, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Friday 26 August 2016] Shenz
Longsys promotes SDP model to boost SSD sales
Digi Times / Posted 22 minutes ago
Josephine Lien, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Friday 26 August 2016] Shenzhen Longsys Electronics is promoting its SATA-disk-in-package (SDP) model to boost consumer SSD sales in emerging markets,... Read more
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Digi Times
MSI may ship 5 million graphics cards in 2016 Monica Chen, Taipei; Adam Hwang, DIGITIMES [Thursday 25 August 2016] Micro-S
MSI may ship 5 million graphics cards in 2016
Digi Times / Posted 22 minutes ago
Monica Chen, Taipei; Adam Hwang, DIGITIMES [Thursday 25 August 2016] Micro-Star International (MSI) shipped two million graphics cards in the first half of 2016 and is likely to ship five million units... Read more
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Business Standard India
Nifty aims 8,650 ahead of Yellen's Jackson Hole speechMarkets have started the September series on a firm note while upside gains wer
Nifty aims 8,650 ahead of Yellen's Jackson Hole speech
Business Standard India / Posted 25 minutes ago
Markets have started the September series on a firm note while upside gains were capped ahead of the policy stance on interest rates from the US Federal Reserve. Investors have turned cautious ahead of a highly-anticipated speech today by Janet... Read more
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Business Standard India
Biocon hits fresh record high as EMA accepts biosimilar for reviewThe stock hit a fresh record high of Rs 910, up 5% on the BSE in early morning
Biocon hits fresh record high as EMA accepts biosimilar for review
Business Standard India / Posted 25 minutes ago
The stock hit a fresh record high of Rs 910, up 5% on the BSE in early morning trade. “Mylan and Biocon, which have co-developed this popular biosimilar, anticipate that this may be... Read more
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CTV News
Asian markets mixed ahead of Federal Reserve speechMANILA, Philippines -- Asian stock markets were mixed Friday, with investors pr
Asian markets mixed ahead of Federal Reserve speech
CTV News / Posted 26 minutes ago
MANILA, Philippines -- Asian stock markets were mixed Friday, with investors preferring to sit on the sidelines ahead of U.S. Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen's speech for cues on the timing of the next policy rate hike. Trading volumes and... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Uber said to lose at least $1.27 billion in first half of 2016The ride-hailing giant Uber Technologies is not a public company, but every thr
Uber said to lose at least $1.27 billion in first half of 2016
The Seattle Times / Posted 27 minutes ago
The ride-hailing giant Uber Technologies is not a public company, but every three months, dozens of shareholders get on a conference call to hear the latest details on its business performance from its head of finance, Gautam Gupta. Last week, Gupta... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Despite fears, Mexico’s manufacturing boom helps some U.S. workersSAN LUIS POTOSI, Mexico——Enrique Zarate, 19, had spent just a year in college w
Despite fears, Mexico’s manufacturing boom helps some U.S. workers
The Seattle Times / Posted 27 minutes ago
SAN LUIS POTOSI, Mexico——Enrique Zarate, 19, had spent just a year in college when he landed an apprenticeship at a new BMW facility in San Luis Potosi, Mexico. If he performs well, in a year he’ll win a well-paid position, with benefits, working... Read more
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Daily Herald
Investors to seek any hint of Yellen timetable on rate hikesWASHINGTON -- When Janet Yellen steps to the microphone Friday morning at an an
Investors to seek any hint of Yellen timetable on rate hikes
Daily Herald / Posted 28 minutes ago
WASHINGTON -- When Janet Yellen steps to the microphone Friday morning at an annual central bank forum in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, investors will be listening for one thing above all: Any hint of the Federal Reserve chair's expected timetable for the... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Thursday's TSX breakouts: This stock has had nine dividend hikes since 2012Looking at continuing operations, revenue came in at $44.7-million, up 8 per ce
Thursday's TSX breakouts: This stock has had nine dividend hikes since 2012
The Globe and Mail / Posted 29 minutes ago
Looking at continuing operations, revenue came in at $44.7-million, up 8 per cent from the same period last year. Adjusted earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) was $7.4-million, up 12 per cent year-over-year, and... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Investors face a classic dilemma with this solid infrastructure stockHere’s the thing about companies that have an excellent long-term track record
Investors face a classic dilemma with this solid infrastructure stock
The Globe and Mail / Posted 29 minutes ago
Here’s the thing about companies that have an excellent long-term track record of profitability and creating shareholder value: When they stumble, investors often don’t knock their shares down far enough to make the stock a screaming,... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
The rush into bonds: A classic case of performance-chasingA bet on bonds right now is a wager on economic misery. This warning is mandat
The rush into bonds: A classic case of performance-chasing
The Globe and Mail / Posted 29 minutes ago
A bet on bonds right now is a wager on economic misery. This warning is mandated by the huge inflows of money into bonds these days. Of the seven exchange-traded fund asset classes tracked by National Bank Financial, the one that attracted the... Read more
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