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NZCity
Land sale under investigationThe Overseas Investment Office says it is investigating "serious issues" that h
Land sale under investigation
NZCity / Posted 2 minutes ago
The Overseas Investment Office says it is investigating "serious issues" that have been raised about the sale of a Taranaki station to a foreign company. Labour MP David Cunliffe last week revealed the owners, Rafael and Federico Grozovsky, were... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
The Chamber is lobbying for your business, communityThe most important work we do as a chamber of commerce is work our members and
The Chamber is lobbying for your business, community
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 3 minutes ago
The most important work we do as a chamber of commerce is work our members and community know little about. It’s done in meetings at City Hall. It’s done in phone calls to state legislators. It’s done via countless email communications and personal... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Q&A: Puerto Rico's debt crisis explainedNEW YORK (AP) - Puerto Rico's debt crisis has reached a new level, with the isl
Q&A: Puerto Rico's debt crisis explained
Hawaii News Now / Posted 3 minutes ago
NEW YORK (AP) - Puerto Rico's debt crisis has reached a new level, with the island's governor saying Puerto Rico will not pay most of its $470 million in debt payments due by Monday. Island officials spent the weekend trying to negotiate a... Read more
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Philly.com
People on the Move: Aqua America taps new chief administrative officerAqua America Inc., Bryn Mawr, has hired Susan F. Haindl as chief administrative
People on the Move: Aqua America taps new chief administrative officer
Philly.com / Posted 4 minutes ago
Aqua America Inc., Bryn Mawr, has hired Susan F. Haindl as chief administrative officer. She had been a vice president at Anexinet, a provider of digital business solutions, and prior to that was managing director, operations, for the Pew Charitable... Read more
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Shropshire Star
New Shropshire Council computer system to cost £10 million « Shropshire StarThe authority’s leader, Malcolm Pate, says the new council-wide system will req
New Shropshire Council computer system to cost £10 million « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 5 minutes ago
The authority’s leader, Malcolm Pate, says the new council-wide system will require a “substantial capital investment”, but “is intended to make us a lot more efficient”. It will be discussed by Shropshire Council at a meeting next week. A team of... Read more
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The Star
As oil plows through US$45 a barrel, US producers rush to lock in pricesHouston: US oil producers pounced on this month's 20% rally in crude futures to
As oil plows through US$45 a barrel, US producers rush to lock in prices
The Star / Posted 6 minutes ago
Houston: US oil producers pounced on this month's 20% rally in crude futures to the highest level since November, locking in better prices for their oil by selling future output and securing an additional lifeline for the years-long downturn. The... Read more
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The Irish Times
Pfizer to release results for first three months of yearThe analysts’ current consensus range is $0.52-$0.58 for earnings per share, wh
Pfizer to release results for first three months of year
The Irish Times / Posted 6 minutes ago
The analysts’ current consensus range is $0.52-$0.58 for earnings per share, while the consensus range for revenue is $11.37 billion-$12.91 billion, with an average of $11.99 billion. Back in February, Pfizer posted earnings per share at $0.53, which... Read more
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The Irish Times
Food entrepreneurs can learn from Fever Tree and ChobaniThe holy grail of all new brand builders is to create a disruptive innovation t
Food entrepreneurs can learn from Fever Tree and Chobani
The Irish Times / Posted 6 minutes ago
The holy grail of all new brand builders is to create a disruptive innovation that sets a new agenda and sparks sustained category growth. In the food sector, the most commercially successful of such innovations are often not original scientific... Read more
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The Irish Times
Irish firms using invoice finance generated €25.9bn in 2015Turnover generated by nearly 2,000 Irish companies using invoice finance reache
Irish firms using invoice finance generated €25.9bn in 2015
The Irish Times / Posted 6 minutes ago
Turnover generated by nearly 2,000 Irish companies using invoice finance reached €25.9 billion in 2015, up two per cent on the same figure for 2014, the Asset Based Finance Association (ABFA) annual conference will hear in Dublin this week. This is... Read more
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The Star
New bankruptcy code may take years to clean up India's debt messNew Delhi: A long-awaited Indian bankruptcy code may soon win parliamentary app
New bankruptcy code may take years to clean up India's debt mess
The Star / Posted 6 minutes ago
New Delhi: A long-awaited Indian bankruptcy code may soon win parliamentary approval, but struggling creditors – above all state banks trying to recover US$100 billion in bad loans – shouldn't start celebrating just yet. The measure marks a vital... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Outrage over college's plans to sell political memorabiliaIn this Friday, April 29, 2016 photo, attorney Bruce Rubenstein, a collector of
Outrage over college's plans to sell political memorabilia
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 7 minutes ago
In this Friday, April 29, 2016 photo, attorney Bruce Rubenstein, a collector of left-wing political memorabilia, stands in front of a 1920s drawing by political cartoonist Art Young on April 29, 2016 inside his office in Hartford, Conn. Rubenstein is... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Puerto Rico won't make $370 million in debt payments MondayFILE - In this Dec. 16, 2015, file photo, Puerto Rico Gov. Alejandro Javier Gar
Puerto Rico won't make $370 million in debt payments Monday
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 7 minutes ago
FILE - In this Dec. 16, 2015, file photo, Puerto Rico Gov. Alejandro Javier Garcia Padilla speaks at a luncheon at the National Press Club in Washington. Garcia said on Sunday, May 1, 2016, that negotiators for the U.S. territory ™s government have... Read more
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Market Watch
Japan's domestic auto sales rose 7.2% on yearTOKYO--Japan's domestic sales of new cars, trucks and buses increased 7.2% from
Japan's domestic auto sales rose 7.2% on year
Market Watch / Posted 7 minutes ago
TOKYO--Japan's domestic sales of new cars, trucks and buses increased 7.2% from a year earlier in April, the Japan Automobile Dealers Association said Monday. Sales totaled 212,713 vehicles in April, the association said. Separately, sales of... Read more
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Market Watch
Oil prices fall as investors continue to cash in on April’s fast runCrude oil prices extended a fall on Monday from the end of last week as profit-
Oil prices fall as investors continue to cash in on April’s fast run
Market Watch / Posted 7 minutes ago
Crude oil prices extended a fall on Monday from the end of last week as profit-taking offset positive sentiment from declining U.S. crude oil production and a weaker dollar. The profit-taking started end of last week as crude oil prices reached 2016... Read more
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Market Watch
Japanese yen soars to fresh 18-month high against the dollarThe yen gained to a fresh 18-month high against the dollar in rangebound Asian
Japanese yen soars to fresh 18-month high against the dollar
Market Watch / Posted 7 minutes ago
The yen gained to a fresh 18-month high against the dollar in rangebound Asian trade on Monday, with investors still feeling the heat of the Bank of Japan’s decision to hold fire last week. The Japanese currency strengthened at a rapid pace, as the... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Will investors sell in May and go away?Six out of the last eleven years have experienced a sell-off in shares during M
Will investors sell in May and go away?
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 7 minutes ago
Six out of the last eleven years have experienced a sell-off in shares during May. Photo: Artiom Muhaciov There's an onslaught of data bombarding Australian investors in the first week of May, making it tricky to decide whether historical trends... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Q&A: Puerto Rico's debt crisis explainedNEW YORK (AP) � Puerto Rico's debt crisis has reached a new level, with the isl
Q&A: Puerto Rico's debt crisis explained
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 8 minutes ago
NEW YORK (AP) � Puerto Rico's debt crisis has reached a new level, with the island's governor saying Puerto Rico will not pay most of its $470 million in debt payments due by Monday. Island officials spent the weekend trying to negotiate a... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Q&A: Puerto Rico's debt crisis explainedNEW YORK (AP) — Puerto Rico's debt crisis has reached a new level, with the isl
Q&A: Puerto Rico's debt crisis explained
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 8 minutes ago
NEW YORK (AP) — Puerto Rico's debt crisis has reached a new level, with the island's governor saying Puerto Rico will not pay most of its $470 million in debt payments due by Monday. Island officials spent the weekend trying to negotiate a... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Outrage over college's plans to sell political memorabiliaHARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — One of America's largest troves of political and campaig
Outrage over college's plans to sell political memorabilia
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 8 minutes ago
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — One of America's largest troves of political and campaign memorabilia is headed for the auction block, spurring protests from some who do not want to see it divided up and sold to private collectors. The University of Hartford... Read more
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Investopedia
3 Best High-Yielding Long Term Government Bond Mutual Funds (VEDTX, VUSTX)Long-term government bond portfolios invest at least 90% of their holdings in b
3 Best High-Yielding Long Term Government Bond Mutual Funds (VEDTX, VUSTX)
Investopedia / Posted 8 minutes ago
Long-term government bond portfolios invest at least 90% of their holdings in bonds backed by the U.S. government or by government-linked agencies. Though these funds are not risk-free, this government backing minimizes the credit risk of these... Read more
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The Financial Express
French PM vows to supervise Australian sub deal himselfDCNS plans to build a 4,500-tonne conventionally-powered version of its 4,700-t
French PM vows to supervise Australian sub deal himself
The Financial Express / Posted 9 minutes ago
DCNS plans to build a 4,500-tonne conventionally-powered version of its 4,700-tonne Barracuda, which the company has described as “the most technically complex artefact in Australia” (Reuters) A mega deal to build Australian submarines was so... Read more
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The Financial Express
Indian rupee opens 8 paise lower against dollar at 66.41The Indian rupee had recovered by 19 paise against the American unit to close a
Indian rupee opens 8 paise lower against dollar at 66.41
The Financial Express / Posted 9 minutes ago
The Indian rupee had recovered by 19 paise against the American unit to close at 66.33 in Friday’s trade on fresh selling of dollars by banks and exporters in view of weaker greenback overseas. (Express photo) Indian Rupee weakened by 8 paise to... Read more
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The Financial Express
ICICI Bank shares sink over 3% post Q4 results, should you ‘BUY’, ‘SELL’ or ‘HOLD’?ICICI Bank shares declined after the private sector lender on Friday reported i
ICICI Bank shares sink over 3% post Q4 results, should you ‘BUY’, ‘SELL’ or ‘HOLD’?
The Financial Express / Posted 9 minutes ago
ICICI Bank shares declined after the private sector lender on Friday reported its worst numbers in over a decade with consolidated net profit plunging 87 per cent in the March quarter at Rs 406.71 crore due to a spike in provisioning for bad loans..... Read more
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The Financial Express
Warps in export strategyWhen the Multi Fibre Arrangement (MFA)—export quotas governed global trade in t
Warps in export strategy
The Financial Express / Posted 9 minutes ago
When the Multi Fibre Arrangement (MFA)—export quotas governed global trade in textiles and garments—expired in 2005, most thought India would be a very big beneficiary. India did benefit and textiles exports rose from $12 billion in FY04 to $30... Read more
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The Financial Express
Wary of China’s Indian Ocean activities, US, India discuss anti-submarine warfareIndia, US, Japan plan anti-submarine exercises in June. India, US aim to track
Wary of China’s Indian Ocean activities, US, India discuss anti-submarine warfare
The Financial Express / Posted 9 minutes ago
India, US, Japan plan anti-submarine exercises in June. India, US aim to track submarines in Indian Ocean. (Reuters) India and the United States are in talks to help each other track submarines in the Indian Ocean, military officials say, a move... Read more
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The Financial Express
Strong drivers make Bengaluru real estate a good bet, where to investBengaluru real estate: Due to good market drivers – IT/ITes sector- which ensur
Strong drivers make Bengaluru real estate a good bet, where to invest
The Financial Express / Posted 9 minutes ago
Bengaluru real estate: Due to good market drivers – IT/ITes sector- which ensures strong macro-economic dynamics, most home buyers find Bengaluru a perfect place to settle and retire. (Express Photo for representation only) Bengaluru is proving to... Read more
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The Daily Reckoning
Why the Westpac Bank Share Price Dropped TodayWhat does WBC do? Westpac Bank [ASX:WBC] is one of the Big Four banks, with op
Why the Westpac Bank Share Price Dropped Today
The Daily Reckoning / Posted 12 minutes ago
What does WBC do? Westpac Bank [ASX:WBC] is one of the Big Four banks, with operations across Australia and NZ. Its main business is consumer banking, which centres on home loans. It’s also involved in business banking, institutional banking and... Read more
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Business Standard India
Should you sell stocks in May? No, say analystsMay is traditionally considered a bad month for equity markets like Europe and
Should you sell stocks in May? No, say analysts
Business Standard India / Posted 12 minutes ago
May is traditionally considered a bad month for equity markets like Europe and the US as the fund managers there typically go on a long summer vacation. Read more from our special coverage on "MARKETS" In the past 10 years (since 2006), Indian... Read more
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Business Standard India
Sugar rally seeing brief pause, but there's steam leftThe last 10 months have seen a superb rally in sugar stocks as sugar realisatio
Sugar rally seeing brief pause, but there's steam left
Business Standard India / Posted 12 minutes ago
The last 10 months have seen a superb rally in sugar stocks as sugar realisations improved. The retail sugar prices have gone up almost 40% in last six months from Rs 26-27 a kg to Rs 36 a kg now. For manufacturers, rating agency ICRA data suggests... Read more
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Business Standard India
Rupee opens 8 paise lower against dollar at 66.41Increased demand for the American currency from importers and banks affected th
Rupee opens 8 paise lower against dollar at 66.41
Business Standard India / Posted 12 minutes ago
Increased demand for the American currency from importers and banks affected the value of the rupeeIncreased demand for the American currency from importers and banks affected the value of the... Read more
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