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Hawaii News Now
Historic takeover of Puerto Rico's finances, agencies beginsSAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) - A federal control board on Friday took over Puerto
Historic takeover of Puerto Rico's finances, agencies begins
Hawaii News Now / Posted 3 minutes ago
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) - A federal control board on Friday took over Puerto Rico's finances and several government agencies for the first time in the U.S. territory's history in a bid to haul the island out of an acute economic crisis. The... Read more
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The Age
Melbourne Airport rail link reconsidered during secret tourism talksA high-powered group of advisers set up by the Andrews government secretly reco
Melbourne Airport rail link reconsidered during secret tourism talks
The Age / Posted 6 minutes ago
A high-powered group of advisers set up by the Andrews government secretly reconsidered a rail link to Melbourne Airport as one of several "strategic investments" to boost Victoria's tourism prospects. Almost two years after the idea of train... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Recreational pot shops licensed in Oregon, now set to openThe commission regulating recreational marijuana use in Oregon says it has appr
Recreational pot shops licensed in Oregon, now set to open
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 9 minutes ago
The commission regulating recreational marijuana use in Oregon says it has approved licenses for 26 retailers around the state, meeting a key deadline almost two years after voters passed a ballot measure legalizing pot. Steven Marks, executive... Read more
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Rappler
Celebrities bet on UFC investmentNEW INVESTORS. Tennis star Serena Williams and actor Ben Affleck are some of UF
Celebrities bet on UFC investment
Rappler / Posted 11 minutes ago
NEW INVESTORS. Tennis star Serena Williams and actor Ben Affleck are some of UFC's new investors. Photos from Elsa/Getty Images/AFP and Bryan R. Smith / AFP NEW YORK, USA – UFC, the US-based mixed martial arts juggernaut, said Friday, Septembr 30... Read more
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Business Standard India
Sebi grants exemption to Centre to raise stake in IOBThe decision is to support the decision of GoI to adequately capitalise the Ban
Sebi grants exemption to Centre to raise stake in IOB
Business Standard India / Posted 13 minutes ago
The decision is to support the decision of GoI to adequately capitalise the Bank to comply with Basel III norms The Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) has granted exemption to Indian... Read more
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Providence Business News
An improved 529 planRhode Island's college-savings 529 plan has changed. How does it look? In 2015
An improved 529 plan
Providence Business News / Posted 18 minutes ago
Rhode Island's college-savings 529 plan has changed. How does it look? In 2015, Rhode Island selected a new investment firm and program administrator to run the state's college-savings 529 plan. The transition was completed in July 2016. The old... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Three steps to exporting successGlobal Commerce Insider occasionally seeks input from leaders on vital issues t
Three steps to exporting success
The Globe and Mail / Posted 20 minutes ago
Global Commerce Insider occasionally seeks input from leaders on vital issues that affect our businesses and economy in a global context. Peter E. Brown (below) is a Toronto-based partner with Deloitte Canada who co-leads the Canada’s Best Managed... Read more
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iol.co.za
What it takes to make a conflict-free smartphoneThe face of this effort is Ben Mwangachuchu, a 56-year-old University of Notre
What it takes to make a conflict-free smartphone
iol.co.za / Posted 22 minutes ago
The face of this effort is Ben Mwangachuchu, a 56-year-old University of Notre Dame graduate who came home from Washington, D.C., to try to make it work in a country still torn by factional conflict. It’s a struggle as he copes with low prices and... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Kareena’s I-T return account hacked, files complaintMumbai: Bollywood actor Kareena Kapoor Khan has filed a complaint with the cybe
Kareena’s I-T return account hacked, files complaint
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 26 minutes ago
Mumbai: Bollywood actor Kareena Kapoor Khan has filed a complaint with the cyber cell of the Mumbai police alleging that the online account used for filing her income tax (I-T) returns has been hacked. Sources in the cyber cell said that the... Read more
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International Business Times
Monarch gets its ATOL licence extended and secures fundingMonarch Airlines has managed to get its ATOL licence extended by the Civil Avia
Monarch gets its ATOL licence extended and secures funding
International Business Times / Posted 28 minutes ago
Monarch Airlines has managed to get its ATOL licence extended by the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA). While this extension is just a temporary one, the move comes just hours before Friday midnight, at which time its license was to expire. In a... Read more
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CNBC
Kudlow: Hillary’s Red Army march of tax-hike destructionI would add to this list of culprits a boom-and-bust Federal Reserve policy, wh
Kudlow: Hillary’s Red Army march of tax-hike destruction
CNBC / Posted 29 minutes ago
I would add to this list of culprits a boom-and-bust Federal Reserve policy, where interest rates were held too low for too long. And let's add federal housing mandates to virtually eliminate income and job qualifications for loans, as well as highly... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Bank stocks lead a rebound on Wall Street Stocks are closing higher on Wall Street, led by big gains in bank stocks. M
Bank stocks lead a rebound on Wall Street
Manila Bulletin / Posted 36 minutes ago
Stocks are closing higher on Wall Street, led by big gains in bank stocks. MB FILE – This July 9, 2015 photo shows a Wall Street sign near the New York Stock Exchange in New York. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig) |... Read more
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Minot Daily News
Recent editorials from the Plains statesSept. 23 The latest checkup for Minnesota's premier aquatic artery - the Missi
Recent editorials from the Plains states
Minot Daily News / Posted 39 minutes ago
Sept. 23 The latest checkup for Minnesota's premier aquatic artery - the Mississippi River - was both reassuring and alarming. Healthier populations of fish, eagles and mussels continue to reflect the river's gradual recovery from less enlightened... Read more
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Minot Daily News
Fraud hits Dacotah Bank customersAccording to a statement by Paul McDonald, vice president of marketing for Daco
Fraud hits Dacotah Bank customers
Minot Daily News / Posted 39 minutes ago
According to a statement by Paul McDonald, vice president of marketing for Dacotah Bank in Aberdeen, S.D., the bank identified and stopped attempted fraud on those cards. McDonald said only a small percentage of customers' accounts were... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Gold slips as concerns about Deutsche Bank easeGold prices fell 150 baht to 21,650 baht per baht-weight in Bangkok on Saturday
Gold slips as concerns about Deutsche Bank ease
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 40 minutes ago
Gold prices fell 150 baht to 21,650 baht per baht-weight in Bangkok on Saturday. The Gold Traders Association announced the buying price at 21,550 baht and the selling price at 21,650 baht per baht-weight for bullion. For ornaments, the buying and... Read more
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New York Post
Walgreens scuttles plan to move abroad for taxesWalgreens is getting hitched with a drugstore giant based in Switzerland — but
Walgreens scuttles plan to move abroad for taxes
New York Post / Posted 41 minutes ago
Walgreens is getting hitched with a drugstore giant based in Switzerland — but it won’t be moving to the Alps. The Chicago-based drug chain backed off a controversial plan to move its corporate address overseas in order to dodge US taxes as it... Read more
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New York Post
Deutsche Bank rebounds after DOJ settlement scareMaybe Attorney General Loretta Lynch was just joking. On Sept. 15, the Justice
Deutsche Bank rebounds after DOJ settlement scare
New York Post / Posted 41 minutes ago
Maybe Attorney General Loretta Lynch was just joking. On Sept. 15, the Justice Department boss let leak that the US was looking for Deutsche Bank to fork over about $14 billion to settle a probe into mortgage securities. The proposed settlement was... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Foreign investors worried about PHBy Andreo Calonzo The list of problems facing President Rodrigo Duterte, from
Foreign investors worried about PH
Manila Standard Today / Posted 42 minutes ago
By Andreo Calonzo The list of problems facing President Rodrigo Duterte, from a sinking currency to a stock-market exodus, just got longer. The threat to shutter about three-quarters of the nation’s mines risks savaging the country’s reputation... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Hoops will look to keep momentum going at DensCommenting & Moderation We moderate all comments on Evening Times on either a
Hoops will look to keep momentum going at Dens
EveningTimes Online / Posted 44 minutes ago
Commenting & Moderation We moderate all comments on Evening Times on either a pre-moderated or post-moderated basis. If you're a relatively new user then your comments will be reviewed before publication and if we know you well and trust you then... Read more
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Times of Malta
Daily currency reportData from the Bank of England yesterday showed UK mortgage approvals fell by mo
Daily currency report
Times of Malta / Posted 48 minutes ago
Data from the Bank of England yesterday showed UK mortgage approvals fell by more than expected to their lowest level since November 2014. Yesterday morning, data from Nationwide showed UK house prices rose in September by 0.3 per cent, down from 0.6... Read more
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The Economic Times
Ritesh Jain’s what I read this week: What if your pension fund fails to deliver!How much return is too much? Or let me as the other way: how much return is too
Ritesh Jain’s what I read this week: What if your pension fund fails to deliver!
The Economic Times / Posted 48 minutes ago
How much return is too much? Or let me as the other way: how much return is too little. I have always admired what Howard Marks of Oaktree Capital Group’ writes. He has come up with this hypothesis in one of his recent posts that institutions face... Read more
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The Economic Times
Top five mistakes to avoid when geopolitical tensions hit marketAlthough this was not the first time when tension between the two countries mad
Top five mistakes to avoid when geopolitical tensions hit market
The Economic Times / Posted 48 minutes ago
Although this was not the first time when tension between the two countries made headlines, history suggests these events are more short term in nature and Indian investors have nothing to worry about. On the other hand, if things do escalate, a... Read more
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WA Today
Business News, Economy, Finance & ASX Market NewsNick McKenzie is a leading Australian investigative journalist. His stories app
Business News, Economy, Finance & ASX Market News
WA Today / Posted 51 minutes ago
Nick McKenzie is a leading Australian investigative journalist. His stories appear in The Age, Sydney Morning Herald and the Australian Broadcasting Corp. He has won the prestigious Walkley Award seven times and reports on corruption in politics,... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Bumper crop could yield storage concernsThe U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA) most recent crop production report
Bumper crop could yield storage concerns
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 54 minutes ago
The U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA) most recent crop production report estimates corn production up by 11 percent over last year. USDA also predicts 3 percent more soybeans this year, and crop producers will also have more grain to sell —... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
London gives Sandals project his blessingTobago House of Assembly Chief Secretary Orville London says many people on the
London gives Sandals project his blessing
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 59 minutes ago
Tobago House of Assembly Chief Secretary Orville London says many people on the island are in support of the establishment of a Sandals hotel. He made the comment during an interview following yesterday’s presentation of the $53 billion 2017... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Citizens happy at T&TEC rebate, no hit on foodDebe housewife Rita Chanka raised her eyebrows with a worried facial expression
Citizens happy at T&TEC rebate, no hit on food
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 59 minutes ago
Debe housewife Rita Chanka raised her eyebrows with a worried facial expression when she heard Finance Minister Colm Imbert yesterday mention property tax coming into effect next year. “Now self we need two belt to tighten,” she laughed as she, her... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Elite tax for high income earnersPay up! Motorists immediately began spending more for diesel yesterday. Smoke
Elite tax for high income earners
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 59 minutes ago
Pay up! Motorists immediately began spending more for diesel yesterday. Smokers, drinkers and online purchasers will also be doing likewise—paying more—from October 20. And a new “elite” tax for high income earners and companies will be... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
China's yuan joins elite club of IMF reserve currenciesBEIJING: China's yuan joins the International Monetary Fund's basket of reserve
China's yuan joins elite club of IMF reserve currencies
Channel NewsAsia / Posted an hour ago
BEIJING: China's yuan joins the International Monetary Fund's basket of reserve currencies on Saturday in a milestone for the government's campaign for recognition as a global economic power. The yuan joins the U.S. dollar, the euro, the yen and... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
China factory activity expands again in September: Official PMIBEIJING: Activity in China's manufacturing sector expanded again in September,
China factory activity expands again in September: Official PMI
Channel NewsAsia / Posted an hour ago
BEIJING: Activity in China's manufacturing sector expanded again in September, an official survey showed on Saturday, which may indicate that recent positive momentum can be sustained. The official Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) stood at 50.4 in... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Hawaii's construction boom might be coming to an end, UH economists sayConstruction in the islands is booming, but what goes up will probably come dow
Hawaii's construction boom might be coming to an end, UH economists say
Hawaii News Now / Posted an hour ago
Construction in the islands is booming, but what goes up will probably come down. That's the takeaway from the newest University of Hawaii Economic Research Organization construction forecast, which says Hawaii's construction industry will likely... Read more
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