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Daily Herald
Inspector general questions Chicago wellness programCHICAGO -- Chicago's inspector general says the city needs to take a close look
Inspector general questions Chicago wellness program
Daily Herald / Posted a minute ago
CHICAGO -- Chicago's inspector general says the city needs to take a close look at whether its employee wellness program is worthwhile. Inspector General Joseph Ferguson issued an advisory Tuesday about the city's contract with American Healthways... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Papua New Guinea, hurt by commodities drop, on brink of Greek-style crisisAustralia's nearest neighbour could be on the brink of a Greek-style fiscal cri
Papua New Guinea, hurt by commodities drop, on brink of Greek-style crisis
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 2 minutes ago
Australia's nearest neighbour could be on the brink of a Greek-style fiscal crisis following one of the most spectacular budget blow-outs in regional history. Australia's nearest neighbour could be on the brink of a Greek-style fiscal crisis... Read more
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Contractor UK
The Summer Budget squeezes contractors may have missedIt seems now like it was too many moons ago to count, but last month’s Summer B
The Summer Budget squeezes contractors may have missed
Contractor UK / Posted 2 minutes ago
It seems now like it was too many moons ago to count, but last month’s Summer Budget has potentially adverse changes on the horizon for contractors’ personal finances, owing to how they may operate as a consumer or investor, writes Tony Harris of IFA... Read more
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New Kerala
Sensex and Nifty maintain upward trend as metal, IT, FMCG stocks soar The 30-share Sensex of the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) and the National Stock
Sensex and Nifty maintain upward trend as metal, IT, FMCG stocks soar
New Kerala / Posted 3 minutes ago
The 30-share Sensex of the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) and the National Stock Exchange (Nifty) were maintaining a positive upward outlook on Wednesday morning, with metals, IT,... Read more
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New Kerala
Women's safety undermining measures to boost tourism: Oberoi Hospitality major EIH Ltd. executive chairman P.R.S. Oberoi on Wednesday said
Women's safety undermining measures to boost tourism: Oberoi
New Kerala / Posted 3 minutes ago
Hospitality major EIH Ltd. executive chairman P.R.S. Oberoi on Wednesday said the incidents affecting the safety of women have undermined positive measures undertaken by the government to... Read more
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New Kerala
ASSOCHAM to host FMCG summit in Delhi tomorrow The Associated Chambers of Commerce of India (ASSOCHAM), one of the oldest, l
ASSOCHAM to host FMCG summit in Delhi tomorrow
New Kerala / Posted 3 minutes ago
The Associated Chambers of Commerce of India (ASSOCHAM), one of the oldest, largest and leading apex chambers of commerce and industry of India, will host a summit on fast moving consumer goods here on... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Dutch railways in secret talks to sell Qbuzz to the French: TelegraafIn return, NS wants shares in the Thalys high speed train company which is domi
Dutch railways in secret talks to sell Qbuzz to the French: Telegraaf
DutchNews.nl / Posted 3 minutes ago
In return, NS wants shares in the Thalys high speed train company which is dominated by the SNCF, the paper says. Experts quoted by the Telegraaf say they do not understand why the NS does not abandon Qbuzz altogether and invest the money instead in... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Indonesia AirAsia plans bond sale to keep operating permit Published: 5 August 2015 4:09 PM AirAsia Bhd’s Indonesian unit plans to sell
Indonesia AirAsia plans bond sale to keep operating permit
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 4 minutes ago
Published: 5 August 2015 4:09 PM AirAsia Bhd’s Indonesian unit plans to sell perpetual bonds to bolster its equity position by end-September to avoid having its operating license... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
MACC chief is away on leave, says report Published: 5 August 2015 3:38 PM Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission chief
MACC chief is away on leave, says report
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 4 minutes ago
Published: 5 August 2015 3:38 PM Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission chief Tan Sri Abu Kassim Mohamed (pic) is reported only leave despite having been named part of the special task force investigating the... Read more
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metro
Bubble nails take nail art to a whole new level of crazy You thought you’d seen it all when it came to nail art. You hadn’t. Although
Bubble nails take nail art to a whole new level of crazy
metro / Posted 6 minutes ago
You thought you’d seen it all when it came to nail art. You hadn’t. Although ‘bubble nails’, also known as ‘hump nails’ have actually been around since 2009, the trend appears to have... Read more
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iol.co.za
SocGen posts highest profit since 2007REUTERSThe logo of French bank Societe Generale is seen at the entrance of its
SocGen posts highest profit since 2007
iol.co.za / Posted 7 minutes ago
REUTERSThe logo of French bank Societe Generale is seen at the entrance of its headquarters in La Defense, near Paris. File picture: Benoit Tessier Paris - Societe Generale SA, France’s second-largest bank by market value, reported the highest... Read more
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iol.co.za
Disney falls as revenue missesREUTERSThe Walt Disney Company's CEO, Robert Iger. File picture: Gary Cameron
Disney falls as revenue misses
iol.co.za / Posted 7 minutes ago
REUTERSThe Walt Disney Company's CEO, Robert Iger. File picture: Gary Cameron Los Angeles - The Walt Disney Company fell in extended trading after posting third-quarter sales that fell short of analysts’ estimates and cutting its forecast for cable... Read more
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iol.co.za
New PF magazine is on saleWhat to read in volume 64 (third-quarter 2015 issue) of Personal Finance magazi
New PF magazine is on sale
iol.co.za / Posted 7 minutes ago
What to read in volume 64 (third-quarter 2015 issue) of Personal Finance magazine, on sale for only R32.95 in retailers and bookshops nationwide Think again about home insurance The risk of something devastating happening to your home is small, but... Read more
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iol.co.za
Alibaba hires Goldman veteranREUTERSThe headquarters of Alibaba in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province. File picture
Alibaba hires Goldman veteran
iol.co.za / Posted 7 minutes ago
REUTERSThe headquarters of Alibaba in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province. File picture: Chance Chan San Francisco - Alibaba Group Holding Ltd named former Goldman Sachs Group partner Michael Evans as president, putting him in charge of the e-commerce... Read more
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The Standard
US frowns on Beijing’s ‘problematic’ activities in South China Sea and militarization on islandsKerry raised the issues during a meeting with Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi
US frowns on Beijing’s ‘problematic’ activities in South China Sea and militarization on islands
The Standard / Posted 7 minutes ago
Kerry raised the issues during a meeting with Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi on the sidelines of a regional diplomatic gathering in Malaysia. The meeting has been dominated by tensions over China's moves to shore up its territorial... Read more
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The Standard
European benchmarks advanceInvestors were also acting on developments over Greece and China, analysts said
European benchmarks advance
The Standard / Posted 7 minutes ago
Investors were also acting on developments over Greece and China, analysts said. London's benchmark FTSE 100 index gained by 0.16 percent to 6,697.10 points compared with yesteray's close. Frankfurt's DAX 30 climbed by 0.41 percent to 11,503.21... Read more
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iol.co.za
Syriza: Greece wants full bailoutREUTERSA Greek national flag flutters atop a building as dark clouds fill the s
Syriza: Greece wants full bailout
iol.co.za / Posted 7 minutes ago
REUTERSA Greek national flag flutters atop a building as dark clouds fill the sky in Athens, Greece. File picture: Alkis Konstantinidis Athens - The parliamentary spokesman for Greece's ruling Syriza party urged it on Wednesday to unite behind a new... Read more
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Computer Business Review
CA Technologies expands security portfolio with Xceedium buyThe transaction is expected to be completed within the quarter. The acquisitio
CA Technologies expands security portfolio with Xceedium buy
Computer Business Review / Posted 7 minutes ago
The transaction is expected to be completed within the quarter. The acquisition will expand customer options for securing IT administrator accounts across hybrid IT environments. Xceedium, which was established in 2000, is headquartered in Herndon,... Read more
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RTE News
Euro zone business growth accelerated in late JulyEuro zone business growth accelerated at the end of last month as companies lar
Euro zone business growth accelerated in late July
RTE News / Posted 8 minutes ago
Euro zone business growth accelerated at the end of last month as companies largely put the Greek debt crisis behind them, suggesting the bloc's economic recovery is on track, a survey has shown. Greece's flirtation with bankruptcy had threatened to... Read more
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Dawson News & Advertiser
gpn07 notice to debtors and creditors all creditors to the estate of terry lee studebaker late of dawson county georgia are hereby notified to render in their demands to the undersigned according to the law all persons indebted to the said estate are rDescription: Gpn07 NOTICE TO DEBTORS AND CREDITORS All creditors to the estate
gpn07 notice to debtors and creditors all creditors to the estate of terry lee studebaker late of dawson county georgia are hereby notified to render in their demands to the undersigned according to the law all persons indebted to the said estate are r
Dawson News & Advertiser / Posted 11 minutes ago
Description: Gpn07 NOTICE TO DEBTORS AND CREDITORS All creditors to the estate of TERRY LEE STUDEBAKER, Late of Dawson County, Georgia, are hereby notified to render in their demands to the undersigned according to the law all persons indebted to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Dairy Farmers Decry Delayed Payments"I love cows. You've got to love the cows to do this job. And I believe in dair
Dairy Farmers Decry Delayed Payments
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 minutes ago
"I love cows. You've got to love the cows to do this job. And I believe in dairy farming. I am proud to be involved in the production of milk... It has been hard work, but also very rewarding. However, now I feel I cannot go any extra mile in the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Regional Farmers to Benefit From Online Trading PlatformThe Eastern Africa Grain Council (EAGC) has launched an online trading platform
Regional Farmers to Benefit From Online Trading Platform
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 minutes ago
The Eastern Africa Grain Council (EAGC) has launched an online trading platform that links smallholder farmers to grain buyers through a networked and structured market mechanism. The G-Soko platform was launched last week in Nairobi at a ceremony... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
RSSB Impounds Ferwafa Vehicle Over Unpaid PremiumsRwanda Social Security Board (RSSB) has impounded a vehicle belonging to the Rw
RSSB Impounds Ferwafa Vehicle Over Unpaid Premiums
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 minutes ago
Rwanda Social Security Board (RSSB) has impounded a vehicle belonging to the Rwanda Football Association (FERWAFA) over unpaid premiums. The arrears, worth Rwf61.2 million, date back to 1990. According to the FERWAFA secretary general Jean Olivier... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SEC Wants BGL's Suit N5.7 Billion Debt QuashedLagos — The Securities and Exchange Commission, SEC, has asked a Federal High C
SEC Wants BGL's Suit N5.7 Billion Debt Quashed
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 minutes ago
Lagos — The Securities and Exchange Commission, SEC, has asked a Federal High Court sitting in Lagos to strike out the suit by BGL Plc, its subsidiaries and others over allegations that they were indebted to investors to the tune of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Starcomms Limited, 25 Others Makes Fidelity Bank's N6.126 Billion Debtors' ListIn line with the bankers' committee directive, Fidelity Bank Plc put the amount
Starcomms Limited, 25 Others Makes Fidelity Bank's N6.126 Billion Debtors' List
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 minutes ago
In line with the bankers' committee directive, Fidelity Bank Plc put the amount of debt owed by its delinquent debtors at N6.126 billion. The bank also published the names of the directors of the affected companies. The defunct Starcomms Limited... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Huawei Marine Commences Installation of Nigeria-Cameroon Submarine Cable SystemThe NCSCS is Cameroon's first wholly-owned submarine cable with investment prov
Huawei Marine Commences Installation of Nigeria-Cameroon Submarine Cable System
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 minutes ago
The NCSCS is Cameroon's first wholly-owned submarine cable with investment provided by the Cameroon Government. Spanning approximately 1,100 kilometres, the NCSCS will directly link Kribi in Cameroon with Lagos in Nigeria, delivering 12.8 Tbps of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rwanda Ranked Among Africa's Top Ten Investment DestinationsSouth Africa-based Rand Merchant Bank (RMB) has ranked Rwanda as the ninth most
Rwanda Ranked Among Africa's Top Ten Investment Destinations
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 minutes ago
South Africa-based Rand Merchant Bank (RMB) has ranked Rwanda as the ninth most attractive investment destination on the continent in its 2014/2015 rankings released this month. RMB, a leading African corporate and investment bank with a presence in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Digitisation to Create JobsThe country's ongoing digitisation process will result in the creation of thous
Digitisation to Create Jobs
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 minutes ago
The country's ongoing digitisation process will result in the creation of thousands of job opportunities in the media industry in line with Zim-Asset objectives, a Government official has said. Secretary for Information, Media and Broadcasting... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mugabe Signs Law Forcing Govt To Take On $1.2 Billion Reserve Bank DebtPRESIDENT Robert Mugabe has signed into law the controversial Reserve Bank of Z
Mugabe Signs Law Forcing Govt To Take On $1.2 Billion Reserve Bank Debt
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 minutes ago
PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe has signed into law the controversial Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) debt assumption bill. The development means government has taken over the central bank's $1.2 billion debt which includes some $200 million doled out as... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Juncker tips Greek debt deal by August 20 European Commission head Jean-Claude Juncker says an agreement on a third bai
Juncker tips Greek debt deal by August 20
The Courier Mail / Posted 13 minutes ago
European Commission head Jean-Claude Juncker says an agreement on a third bailout for Greece is likely this month, hopefully by August 20 when Athens must make a key debt repayment. "All the reports I am... Read more
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