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The Columbian
Will U.S. companies put overseas cash to work? Don’t bet on itWASHINGTON — The Republican tax plan seems about to hand a bow-tied holiday gif
The Columbian / Posted 2 minutes ago
WASHINGTON — The Republican tax plan seems about to hand a bow-tied holiday gift to some of America’s richest multinational companies, from Apple and Microsoft to Google’s parent Alphabet: Tens of billions in tax breaks on profits they’ve parked... Read more
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The Columbian
How you can avoid buyer’s remorseYou’ve dreamed about that new home and finally signed on the dotted line. But t
The Columbian / Posted 2 minutes ago
You’ve dreamed about that new home and finally signed on the dotted line. But then the uncertainties creep in. Was it the right choice? Did I pay too much? Can I really make the payments? So much debt. So much doubt. According to a recent survey by... Read more
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The Columbian
Economy, stock market not sameThe stock market is not the economy. The economy is not the stock market. Thes
The Columbian / Posted 2 minutes ago
The stock market is not the economy. The economy is not the stock market. These statements may be self-evident, but too often the financial industrial complex conflates the two. While the stock market and the American economy are interwoven, they... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
4 local casinos impacted by sale of Pinnacle to Penn National in $2.8B dealST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) – Four local casinos will be impacted when Penn National G
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 3 minutes ago
ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) – Four local casinos will be impacted when Penn National Gaming, Inc. acquires Pinnacle Entertainment, Inc. in a deal valued at about $2.8 billion. Monday morning, the companies announced they had entered into a definitive... Read more
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Business Standard India
Gold softens by Rs 25 on muted demand; silver remains steadyTraders said easing demand from local jewellers and retailers at the domestic s
Business Standard India / Posted 3 minutes ago
Traders said easing demand from local jewellers and retailers at the domestic spot market as wedding season comes to an end, weighed on gold prices but a better trend overseas capped the fall. In the national capital, gold of 99.9 and 99.5 per cent... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Childline receives €100,000 donation from Ryanair | Irish Examiner Monday, December 18, 2017 - 01:38 pm ISPCC Childline toda
Irish Examiner / Posted 5 minutes ago
| Irish Examiner Monday, December 18, 2017 - 01:38 pm ISPCC Childline today welcomed a €100,000 donation from charity partner Ryanair. Childline... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Penn National places $2.8 billion bet on Pinnacle EntertainmentThe owners of the Hollywood Casino in Bay St. Louis and Boomtown Casino in Bilo
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 5 minutes ago
The owners of the Hollywood Casino in Bay St. Louis and Boomtown Casino in Biloxi are broadening their portfolio. Penn National Gaming will buy Pinnacle Entertainment. The purchase price announced Monday is more than $2.8 billion. Besides the two... Read more
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Daily Herald
New high roller at the table, Penn buys Pinnacle for $2.8BNEW YORK -- Pinnacle Entertainment is being snapped up by Penn National in a de
Daily Herald / Posted 6 minutes ago
NEW YORK -- Pinnacle Entertainment is being snapped up by Penn National in a deal worth about $2.8 billion as the gaming industry seeks to diversify and cut costs at the same time. Penn National Gaming Inc. is spending $20 in cash for each share,... Read more
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Daily Herald
Hershey buying snack maker Amplify in $1.2 billion dealNEW YORK -- Chocolate and candy maker The Hershey Co. is acquiring Amplify Snac
Daily Herald / Posted 6 minutes ago
NEW YORK -- Chocolate and candy maker The Hershey Co. is acquiring Amplify Snack Brands for $1.2 billion as it ventures into the healthy snack aisle. The boards of both companies have agreed on the deal in which Hershey will acquire all outstanding... Read more
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KERA North Texas
How China is putting the global economy in its walletWe've all heard this: China is going to be the key driver of growth in the glob
KERA North Texas / Posted 7 minutes ago
We've all heard this: China is going to be the key driver of growth in the global economy in the decades ahead of us. That means China is starting to write the rules for companies that want to a slice of the pie, especially as more Chinese consumers... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Memes make fun of Texans, Seahawks' blowout lossesAnother week, another embarrassing loss. Hosuton was waxed 45-7 by Jacksonvill
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 7 minutes ago
Another week, another embarrassing loss. Hosuton was waxed 45-7 by Jacksonville on Sunday, but the good news is that there are only two weeks left in the season. That means the Texans can only lose two more games. That doesn't sound so bad; we can... Read more
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Gulf News
Cinema advertising to be new growth medium in Saudi ArabiaBut TV ad exposures could take a hit and especially over weekends DubaiFuture
Gulf News / Posted 7 minutes ago
But TV ad exposures could take a hit and especially over weekends DubaiFuture Saudi cinema operators will not have a problem pulling in the crowds. As many as 67 per cent of respondents in a Kantar TNS survey said they would head for a round of... Read more
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Gulf News
Businesses must issue proper tax invoicesFiling of returns is mandatory for taxable persons and entities Dubai: Supplie
Gulf News / Posted 7 minutes ago
Filing of returns is mandatory for taxable persons and entities Dubai: Suppliers of taxable items are required to issue proper tax invoices to customers on amount collected as tax. According to the Federal Tax law, any person who receives an amount... Read more
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Gulf News
Palma enters deals with mortgage providersThis is for its high-end Serenia Residences project on the Palm’s Crescent Dub
Gulf News / Posted 7 minutes ago
This is for its high-end Serenia Residences project on the Palm’s Crescent DubaiThe developer Palma has secured deals with Emirates NBD, Sharjah Islamic Bank, Amlak Finance and Mortgage Finder to offer mortgages for its Serenia Residences on the... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Boom to continue through 2018 as Dutch economy hits 10-year peakThe Dutch economy is growing at its fastest rate for 10 years and is expected t
DutchNews.nl / Posted 8 minutes ago
The Dutch economy is growing at its fastest rate for 10 years and is expected to continue booming in 2018, according to the latest forecasts by the central bank (DNB). GDP grew by 3.3% in 2017, according to DNB estimates, and is likely to increase... Read more
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Fulham FC
Festive Opening HoursDetails of when Fulham's Stadium Store will be open across the Christmas and Ne
Fulham FC / Posted 9 minutes ago
Details of when Fulham's Stadium Store will be open across the Christmas and New Year period. Monday 18th - Friday 22nd December: 9am - 8pm Saturday 23rd December: Normal matchday trading hours Sunday 24th December: 10am - 2pm Monday 25th -... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
Campbell gets the munchies, buys Snyder's-Lance for $4.87BDecember 18, 2017 08:44 AM NEW YORK (AP) - Campbell Soup will spend $4.87 bill
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 9 minutes ago
December 18, 2017 08:44 AM NEW YORK (AP) - Campbell Soup will spend $4.87 billion in cash for Snyder's-Lance, gorging on a snack market that has grown increasingly competitive. The soup maker said Monday that the acquisition will allow it to expand... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Catalan economy feels the pinch amid bid to split from SpainIn this photo taken on Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017, Bottles of Cava are stored at
The Middletown Press / Posted 10 minutes ago
In this photo taken on Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017, Bottles of Cava are stored at the wine cellars of the Freixenet winery in Sant Sadurni d'Anoia, Spain. ittery businessmen in Catalonia have put their investment plans on ice as they brace for the... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
New high roller at the table, Penn buys Pinnacle for $2.8BNEW YORK (AP) - Pinnacle Entertainment is being snapped up by Penn National in
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 11 minutes ago
NEW YORK (AP) - Pinnacle Entertainment is being snapped up by Penn National in a deal worth about $2.8 billion as the gaming industry seeks to diversify and cut costs at the same time. Penn National Gaming Inc. is spending $20 in cash for each... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Hershey buying snack maker Amplify in $1.2 billion dealNEW YORK (AP) - Chocolate and candy maker The Hershey Co. is acquiring Amplify
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 11 minutes ago
NEW YORK (AP) - Chocolate and candy maker The Hershey Co. is acquiring Amplify Snack Brands for $1.2 billion as it ventures into the healthy snack aisle. The boards of both companies have agreed on the deal in which Hershey will acquire all... Read more
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asianage
Markets recover as BJP win in Guj, Himachal; Sensex ends 139 pts upMumbai: The Sensex rallied 139 points on Monday on prospects that the BJP is se
asianage / Posted 16 minutes ago
Mumbai: The Sensex rallied 139 points on Monday on prospects that the BJP is set to retain power in Gujarat and elbow out the Congress in Himachal Pradesh. According to Election Commission results and trends for the 182 seats in Gujarat, the BJP won... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NC Leadership Office Approves 2018 BudgetKhartoum — The Leadership Office of the National Congress(NC) in a meeting whic
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 minutes ago
Khartoum — The Leadership Office of the National Congress(NC) in a meeting which ended early Monday and was chair3ed by the NC Deputy Chairman for Party Affairs, Engineer Ibrahim Mahmoud approved the general features of the budget for the year 2018... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Standard Bank Opens Branch in AussenkehrWindhoek — Standard Bank, the only commercial bank that has operated in Aussenk
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 minutes ago
Windhoek — Standard Bank, the only commercial bank that has operated in Aussenkehr Valley in the //Kharas Region for the past 13 years, recently unveiled a modern banking facility to the tune of N$4.5 million. Standard Bank's Chief Executive... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cocoa Farmer Appeals for Government SupportA young female entrepreneur who specializes in the production of cocoa in Lofa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 minutes ago
A young female entrepreneur who specializes in the production of cocoa in Lofa County has called on the government to support Liberians interested in agriculture, most especially in cocoa farming. Patience Koenig, made the assertions at the recent... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Livestock Abundance Vs Ethiopia's Growing Leather IndustryAccording to the Ministry of Agriculture and Natural Resources 2015 report, Eth
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 minutes ago
According to the Ministry of Agriculture and Natural Resources 2015 report, Ethiopia has the eighth largest livestock inventory in the world and it is the first in Africa. The country has 71 million sheep and goats, 52 million cattle, 36 million... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Namibia Sells Logistics Hub Project in EuropeWindhoek — As part of its ongoing efforts to promote the Namibia Logistics Hub
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 minutes ago
Windhoek — As part of its ongoing efforts to promote the Namibia Logistics Hub Project, the Walvis Bay Corridor Group (WBCG), with support from the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ), conducted a Europe benchmarking and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mauritius and China Sign Exchange Note for Multi-Sports Complex At Cote d'OrMauritius and China signed an Exchange Note for the Multi-Sports Complex Projec
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 minutes ago
Mauritius and China signed an Exchange Note for the Multi-Sports Complex Project at Cote D'Or yesterday at the Labourdonnais Waterfront Hotel, Port Louis in the presence of the Prime Minister, Minister of Home Affairs, External Communications and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
IMF Welcomes Govt's Indigenisation Policy ShiftInternational Monetary Fund logo. The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has co
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 minutes ago
International Monetary Fund logo. The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has commended the move by President Emmerson Mnangagwa's new government to simplify the country's indigenisation policy as a step in the right direction for the economy. IMF... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Interest Rates 'Cap' On Loans ImminentBANK of Tanzania (BoT) is set to introduce interest cap on loans policy before
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 minutes ago
BANK of Tanzania (BoT) is set to introduce interest cap on loans policy before March next year. The policy, the second of its kind in East Africa after the Kenyan one, was on the final writing stage. The BoT Deputy Governor - Financial Stability and... Read more
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New York Daily News
New high roller at the table, Penn buys Pinnacle for $2.8BNEW YORK (AP) — Pinnacle Entertainment is being snapped up by Penn National in
New York Daily News / Posted 18 minutes ago
NEW YORK (AP) — Pinnacle Entertainment is being snapped up by Penn National in a deal worth about $2.8 billion as the gaming industry seeks to diversify and cut costs at the same time. Penn National Gaming Inc. is spending $20 in cash for each... Read more
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