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Business Standard India
Rupee pares losses on Gujarat vote result; other Asian currencies slipBy Christina Martin At around 0350 GMT, the rupee was down as much as 1.1 perc
Business Standard India / Posted moments ago
By Christina Martin At around 0350 GMT, the rupee was down as much as 1.1 percent, its biggest intraday loss since May 18, as initial counting showed a close fight between the ruling BJP and the main opposition Congress. At 0546 GMT, the rupee was... Read more
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Business Standard India
Bitcoin hits bigger stage as exchange giant CME launches futuresBy Gertrude Chavez-Dreyfuss and Swati Pandey NEW YORK/SYDNEY (Reuters) - Bitco
Business Standard India / Posted moments ago
By Gertrude Chavez-Dreyfuss and Swati Pandey NEW YORK/SYDNEY (Reuters) - Bitcoin futures received a lukewarm reception at its launch on the CME Group Inc on Sunday, although market experts believe a recent rally in the cryptocurrency has further to... Read more
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Business Standard India
Shares of Future Supply Chain rise on trading debut after $101 million IPOBy 0436 GMT, shares were trading at 680.35 rupees, 2.4 percent higher than thei
Business Standard India / Posted moments ago
By 0436 GMT, shares were trading at 680.35 rupees, 2.4 percent higher than their IPO issue price of 664 rupees. The main market index was up 0.4 percent. The issue had seen strong demand with investors bidding for nearly 7.5 times the shares on... Read more
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Business Standard India
Global Markets: Asian shares rise on U.S. tax cut hopes; China in focusBy Swati Pandey SYDNEY (Reuters) - Asian shares edged up on Monday, with senti
Business Standard India / Posted moments ago
By Swati Pandey SYDNEY (Reuters) - Asian shares edged up on Monday, with sentiment boosted by expectations U.S. lawmakers will pass a long-awaited tax bill this week, while Chinese stocks were soggy on concerns about liquidity and tighter... Read more
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Business Standard India
BSE Midcap index hits new high; Page Industries surges over 8%The S&P BSE Midcap index hit a new high of 17,184 on the BSE in intra-day deal
Business Standard India / Posted moments ago
The S&P BSE Midcap index hit a new high of 17,184 on the BSE in intra-day deal on Monday after a healthy gain in public sector banks (PSBs), metals and Adani Group stocks. The index surpassed its previous high of 17,133 touched on December 11, 2017... Read more
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Business Standard India
Adani drops Carmichael mine contractor after Aus govt loan falls throughThe move marks the latest blow to the long-delayed Carmichael mine, which has y
Business Standard India / Posted moments ago
The move marks the latest blow to the long-delayed Carmichael mine, which has yet to line up financing as a growing list of Australian and international banks, including three Chinese state lenders, have said they would not back the project. Adani... Read more
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Business Standard India
Elections over, markets to now focus on earnings, budget, macrosWith the Narendra Modi-led Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) likely to be back in dr
Business Standard India / Posted moments ago
With the Narendra Modi-led Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) likely to be back in driver's seat in Gujarat and a possible win in Himachal Pradesh (HP) in the recent assembly elections, analysts expect markets' focus in the short-to-medium term to shift... Read more
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Business Standard India
Appear before us with passport:T dept to people named in Paradise PapersThe taxman has turned the spotlight on individuals named in the Paradise Papers
Business Standard India / Posted a minute ago
The taxman has turned the spotlight on individuals named in the Paradise Papers leak and reportedly asked about a dozen of them to appear before the Income Tax (I-T) office with their passports. Reportedly, the I-T department has issued a communique... Read more
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Ekklesia
Strong case for reform of alcohol duties, says IFSThe Scottish Government plans to introduce a minimum unit price for alcohol on
Ekklesia / Posted a minute ago
The Scottish Government plans to introduce a minimum unit price for alcohol on 1 May 2018. (http://www.ekklesia.co.uk/node/24637) Its favoured rate is 50 pence. The Welsh National Assembly is currently considering the introduction of a minimum unit... Read more
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Ekklesia
Rise in household financial distress worrying, says Resolution FoundationThe Bank of England’s NMG survey from its Quarterly Bulletin found increasing l
Ekklesia / Posted a minute ago
The Bank of England’s NMG survey from its Quarterly Bulletin found increasing levels of financial distress among households in 2017, and more saying they expect their personal finance situation to deteriorate in 2018 than to improve. Commenting,... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Barry’s Tea gin is just the tonic | Irish Examiner Monday, December 18, 2017 - 08:15 am Blackwater Distiller
Irish Examiner / Posted 3 minutes ago
| Irish Examiner Monday, December 18, 2017 - 08:15 am Blackwater Distillery expects to have sold the 10,000 bottles of this one-off brand, named after Cork’s iconic tea producer,... Read more
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Gulf News
Buy property in Dubai with crypto-currencyMAG will allow buyers to use Sharia-compliant OneGram Tourist take photos on a
Gulf News / Posted 5 minutes ago
MAG will allow buyers to use Sharia-compliant OneGram Tourist take photos on a boat in the Dubai Marina, surrounded by high towers of hotels, banks and office buildings, in Dubai Dubai: You can soon buy a property in Dubai using crypto-currency.... Read more
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Rapid City Journal
New Bitcoin-based security bounces in trading debut on CMEFILE - This Dec. 8, 2017, file photo shows the Chicago Board Options Exchange w
Rapid City Journal / Posted 6 minutes ago
FILE - This Dec. 8, 2017, file photo shows the Chicago Board Options Exchange website announcing that bitcoin futures will start trading on the Cboe on Sunday evening Dec. 10. The CME Group, another security based on the price of bitcoin, the digital... Read more
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Everton FC
18 DecemberSwansea City (H), Monday , 8pm Due to Swansea not taking the full allocation,
Everton FC / Posted 8 minutes ago
Swansea City (H), Monday , 8pm Due to Swansea not taking the full allocation, the Upper Visitors will be on sale to home supporters. Tickets are now on general sale.Visit the Park End Box Office or Everton Two. Call the Fan Centre on... Read more
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The Bismarck Tribune
New Bitcoin-based security bounces in trading debut on CMEFILE - This Dec. 8, 2017, file photo shows the Chicago Board Options Exchange w
The Bismarck Tribune / Posted 13 minutes ago
FILE - This Dec. 8, 2017, file photo shows the Chicago Board Options Exchange website announcing that bitcoin futures will start trading on the Cboe on Sunday evening Dec. 10. The CME Group, another security based on the price of bitcoin, the digital... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Scottish house sales booming as market sees £5 billion change handsScottish property sales topped £5 billion in the third quarter of the year taki
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 14 minutes ago
Scottish property sales topped £5 billion in the third quarter of the year taking average house prices in two areas over £250,000 for the first time, a study has found. In Edinburgh and East Renfrewshire, the average home now costs more than quarter... Read more
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DW
Syrian entrepreneurs want to make it in Germany |Expanding to Asia holds big promise for German founders 22.09.2017 An increasi
DW / Posted 14 minutes ago
Expanding to Asia holds big promise for German founders 22.09.2017 An increasing number of German entrepreneurs are taking their startups to Asia. Christian Geissendoerfer, CEO of German Accelerator Southeast Asia, talks to DW about the dos and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Pharmaccess Partners EDC to Build Capacity of Healthcare ProvidersPharmaacess Foundation has partnered with the Enterprise Development Centre (ED
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 minutes ago
Pharmaacess Foundation has partnered with the Enterprise Development Centre (EDC) of the Pan Atlantic University to build capacity of healthcare service providers with the Healthcare Management Program (HMP). The programme, a certificate course to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Investor's Confidence Is Focused On the Results of Companies - Nestle CEOLagos — Mr Mauricio Alarcon, Managing Director/ Chief Executive Officer of Nest
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 minutes ago
Lagos — Mr Mauricio Alarcon, Managing Director/ Chief Executive Officer of Nestle Nigeria, in an exclusive interview with Daily Trust, discussed a range of issues which border on the need to cascade economic growth to every Nigerian and why the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Access Bank Fit for Digital Disruption, Says Zinox BossChairman, Zinox Group, Leo Stan Ekeh, has said that Access Bank Plc is equipped
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 minutes ago
Chairman, Zinox Group, Leo Stan Ekeh, has said that Access Bank Plc is equipped to take advantage of the impending disruption aided by the rise of financial technology (FinTech) companies, which is expected to unleash an era of innovative change in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Russia, Uganda Hold Talks Over Trade TiesUganda continues to pursue business opportunities in Russia after senior offici
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 minutes ago
Uganda continues to pursue business opportunities in Russia after senior officials from both countries recently met in Moscow to discuss how they can cement trade ties. Johnson Agara Olwa, Uganda's ambassador to Russia, met Alexander Kopkov,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Industry Welcomes Fuzile Appointment As Standard CEOJohannesburg — BUSINESS leaders have welcomed the appointment of Lungisa Fuzile
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 minutes ago
Johannesburg — BUSINESS leaders have welcomed the appointment of Lungisa Fuzile as the new Chief Executive Officer of Standard Bank South Africa. He is the former Director General at the National Treasury. Business Leadership South Africa (BLSA)... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Budget Meets IMF Terms, Official SaysThe budget approved by Somalia's parliament this week is in line with fiscal re
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 minutes ago
The budget approved by Somalia's parliament this week is in line with fiscal reforms the government committed to when it entered an International Monetary Fund programme in May, an IMF official told Reuters. Somalia is now on its second 12-month IMF... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Fraud Reduces By 40% in 2 Years - CBNLagos — The Central Bank of Nigeria has disclosed that it has been able to furt
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 minutes ago
Lagos — The Central Bank of Nigeria has disclosed that it has been able to further reduce electronic fraud incidence by 40 percent, from N652.8 million in Quarter 3, 2015 to N403 million in quarter 3, 2017. The CBN deputy Governor, Operations,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Oil Revenues Set At U.S.$886 Million in NovemberLuanda — More than 140.7 billion kwanzas were collected for the state's coffers
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 minutes ago
Luanda — More than 140.7 billion kwanzas were collected for the state's coffers in November this year with the export of more than 52.5 million barrels of oil at an average price of US $ 57,187 US Dollars. According to data compiled by Angop, on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Chinese to Construct 'Oil Roads' At Their Own CostThe roads agency has a target of building 600km in two years. Chinese firms wi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 minutes ago
The roads agency has a target of building 600km in two years. Chinese firms will meet their own costs for the construction of 'oil roads' as government continues to engage China's Exim bank for funding, according to a project brief from the Uganda... Read more
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New York Daily News
This Week: FedEx earns, home sales, 3Q GDPThis Tuesday, April 18, 2017, photo, shows a FedEx Ground sign at a warehouse i
New York Daily News / Posted 16 minutes ago
This Tuesday, April 18, 2017, photo, shows a FedEx Ground sign at a warehouse in Ashland, Va. FedEx's latest quarterly report card on Tuesday, Dec. 19, 2017, should provide a window into the holiday shopping season. (AP Photo/Steve Helber) A look at... Read more
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New York Daily News
Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner sued over financial disclosuresIvanka Trump and Jared Kushner have added a lawsuit of their list of worries af
New York Daily News / Posted 16 minutes ago
Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner have added a lawsuit of their list of worries after a D.C. attorney sued them for failures on their financial forms. The couple, both advisers in the White House, have faced scrutiny since they “inadvertently omitted”... Read more
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Swissinfo
Stocks Gain on U.S. Tax Plan, India Shares Rebound(Bloomberg) -- Stocks kicked off the penultimate week of the year on a positive
Swissinfo / Posted 17 minutes ago
(Bloomberg) -- Stocks kicked off the penultimate week of the year on a positive note after a Republican agreement on the shape of U.S. tax cuts aimed at boosting growth in the world’s largest economy. Equity benchmarks in Tokyo, Hong Kong and Sydney... Read more
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Arizona Daily Sun
New Bitcoin-based security bounces in trading debut on CMEFILE - This Dec. 8, 2017, file photo shows the Chicago Board Options Exchange w
Arizona Daily Sun / Posted 17 minutes ago
FILE - This Dec. 8, 2017, file photo shows the Chicago Board Options Exchange website announcing that bitcoin futures will start trading on the Cboe on Sunday evening Dec. 10. The CME Group, another security based on the price of bitcoin, the digital... Read more
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