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birminghammail
Time to invest in Bitcoin? Here what Money Saving Expert Martin Lewis reckonsBitcoin is the currency everyone's talking right now - but are you missing out
birminghammail / Posted a minute ago
Bitcoin is the currency everyone's talking right now - but are you missing out by not jumping on the bandwagon? Bitcoin is first of what is known as a "cryptocurrency" - a form of digital money which uses encryption to secure transactions and... Read more
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birminghammail
This gift card trick from MoneySavingExpert will get you extra discountsChristmas is not far away now, with Brummies wrapping presents across the city
birminghammail / Posted 2 minutes ago
Christmas is not far away now, with Brummies wrapping presents across the city as we head towards December 25. Before we reach the big day, the chances are you're being tasked with buying gift cards for all the big retailers. If your child fancies... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Ombudsman suspends Lamitan city mayorZAMBOANGA CITY—The Ombudsman has suspended Lamitan City Vice Mayor Roderick Fur
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 minutes ago
ZAMBOANGA CITY—The Ombudsman has suspended Lamitan City Vice Mayor Roderick Furigay for six months without pay after he was found guilty of grave misconduct over the city’s purchase of construction materials in 2012. The case stemmed from the city... Read more
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Inquirier.net
PSEi rallies to 8,400 on tax reform ratificationThe local stock barometer surged back to the 8,400 mark on Thursday as investor
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 minutes ago
The local stock barometer surged back to the 8,400 mark on Thursday as investors cheered the ratification of the first phase of the tax reform program, which is seen necessary to fund the Duterte administration’s massive infrastructure-building. The... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Costs continue to pile up for lawsuit with cruise industryCity officials are preparing for more legal costs in the future of the city’s o
Juneau Empire / Posted 3 minutes ago
City officials are preparing for more legal costs in the future of the city’s ongoing litigation with the cruise line industry. Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) Alaska filed a lawsuit against the city in April 2016, alleging that the... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Australian bank faces more charges from financial watchdogCANBERRA, Australia (AP) - Australia's financial crime intelligence agency on T
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 6 minutes ago
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) - Australia's financial crime intelligence agency on Thursday widened its allegations against the country's largest bank, the Commonwealth Bank of Australia, of failing to comply with measures to prevent money laundering and... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Australian bank faces more charges from financial watchdogCANBERRA, Australia (AP) - Australia's financial crime intelligence agency on T
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 6 minutes ago
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) - Australia's financial crime intelligence agency on Thursday widened its allegations against the country's largest bank, the Commonwealth Bank of Australia, of failing to comply with measures to prevent money laundering and... Read more
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The Register
Disk drives spin, are you listening? In the lane, servers glistening...Analysis It's been a crazy storage news year with a furious blitz of announceme
The Register / Posted 6 minutes ago
Analysis It's been a crazy storage news year with a furious blitz of announcements and events, some of which stand out more than others. This is my personal selection of the main news events, some still ongoing, that impressed me during the year.... Read more
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Ekklesia
Jobs boom may be coming to an end, says Resolution FoundationThe latest fall in employment suggests that Britain’s remarkable jobs boom may
Ekklesia / Posted 11 minutes ago
The latest fall in employment suggests that Britain’s remarkable jobs boom may finally be coming to an end, the Resolution Foundation said, in response to the latest labour market data. After a remarkable jobs boom dating back to early 2012,... Read more
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Business Standard India
SC allows Vodafone to initiate second arbitration over $2 bn tax demandThe Supreme Court on Thursday allowed Britain’s Vodafone to initiate a second a
Business Standard India / Posted 12 minutes ago
The Supreme Court on Thursday allowed Britain’s Vodafone to initiate a second arbitration process under an India-UK investment pact over New Delhi’s tax demand for more than $2 billion arising out of a deal that was struck a decade ago. Vodafone,... Read more
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Business Standard India
Prataap Snacks hits new high as Q2 profit more than doublesPartaap Snacks soared 10% to Rs 1,404 on the BSE in intra-day trade after the c
Business Standard India / Posted 12 minutes ago
Partaap Snacks soared 10% to Rs 1,404 on the BSE in intra-day trade after the company reported more than doubled consolidated net profit at Rs 12.93 crore in September quarter (Q2FY18). It had profit of Rs 5.33 crore in the same quarter last... Read more
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Gulf News
Saudi Arabia to unveil $19b stimulus packagePackage, part of a four-year stimulus program announced last year, contains 17
Gulf News / Posted 16 minutes ago
Package, part of a four-year stimulus program announced last year, contains 17 separate initiatives, minister says RIYADH: Saudi Arabia will on Thursday unveil a 72 billion-riyal ($19.2 billion) program to bolster private-sector growth in 2018, with... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Billabong ‘on verge’ of buyout dealAUSTRALIAN surfwear group Billabong is on the cusp of agreeing to a buyout at t
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 19 minutes ago
AUSTRALIAN surfwear group Billabong is on the cusp of agreeing to a buyout at the hands of the US company that owns rival Quiksilver, according industry chatter. At the time, it announced it had opened its books for scrutiny by Boardriders, which is... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Australian bank faces more charges from financial watchdogCANBERRA, Australia (AP) - Australia's financial crime intelligence agency on T
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 19 minutes ago
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) - Australia's financial crime intelligence agency on Thursday widened its allegations against the country's largest bank, the Commonwealth Bank of Australia, of failing to comply with measures to prevent money laundering and... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Sports Direct profits plunge after store closures Sports Direct founder Mike Ashley, as the retailer saw half year profits dent
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 23 minutes ago
Sports Direct founder Mike Ashley, as the retailer saw half year profits dented as the retailer flagged that sales in the UK fell following store closures, reduced online promotions and as a result... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Management change won’t impact arenaArticle Tools The sale of the company that manages Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 23 minutes ago
Article Tools The sale of the company that manages Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza will not impact arena patrons or employees, officials said Wednesday. Earlier this week, Canadian private equity firm Onex Corp. announced it had acquired SMG... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SA's Industrial, Economic Policy Under SpotlightIn a bid to stimulate thought leadership within the organisation, the National
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 minutes ago
In a bid to stimulate thought leadership within the organisation, the National School of Government (NSG) hosted a roundtable discussion under the theme "Industrialisation and Sustainable Economic Transformation". The roundtable discussion, attended... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Refinery Shutdown - Fuel Crisis Looms in SudanOmdurman — Economists have predicted the Sudan will face a serious fuel crisis
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 minutes ago
Omdurman — Economists have predicted the Sudan will face a serious fuel crisis in the coming months following the scheduled shutdown of the Khartoum refinery in early March for maintenance and the final decommissioning of the Port Sudan... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Nomvula Mokonyane - Outstanding Municipal Water DebtOn 27 November 2017, we announced that as the department of water and sanitatio
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 minutes ago
On 27 November 2017, we announced that as the department of water and sanitation we had embarked on a process aimed at recovering a total outstanding debt of R10, 7 billion owed to the department and water boards by various municipalities for the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Former Government Deposited Monthly Subvention to JFT Hospital' GT Bank MDMr. Ayodele Bolaji, Managing Director of Guaranty Trust Bank, yesterday reveale
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 minutes ago
Mr. Ayodele Bolaji, Managing Director of Guaranty Trust Bank, yesterday revealed to the 'Janneh' Commission that the former government used to deposit money in one of the Jammeh Foundation for Peace Hospital accounts on a monthly basis, as subvention... Read more
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Central Chronicle
India to host 3rd Annual Meeting of Board of Governors of AIIBAgencies, New Delhi India will host the 3rd Annual Meeting of the Board of Gov
Central Chronicle / Posted 25 minutes ago
Agencies, New Delhi India will host the 3rd Annual Meeting of the Board of Governors of Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) at Mumbai on June 25-26, 2018. The Theme of the Annual Meeting, 2018 will be “Mobilizing Finance for Infrastructure:... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
South Sudanese Turn to Illegal Mining for SurvivalSouth Sudanese residents of Kapoeta state say they found a way to earn money to
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 minutes ago
South Sudanese residents of Kapoeta state say they found a way to earn money to feed their families: selling gold. Gold mining is illegal in South Sudan, but locals say it is worth the risk of getting arrested, or buried. They say they might sell as... Read more
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Herald Sun
Billabong ‘on verge’ of buyout dealAUSTRALIAN surfwear group Billabong is on the cusp of agreeing to a buyout at t
Herald Sun / Posted 25 minutes ago
AUSTRALIAN surfwear group Billabong is on the cusp of agreeing to a buyout at the hands of the US company that owns rival Quiksilver, according industry chatter. At the time, it announced it had opened its books for scrutiny by Boardriders, which is... Read more
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New York Daily News
Australian bank faces more charges from financial watchdogCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia's financial crime intelligence agency on T
New York Daily News / Posted 27 minutes ago
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia's financial crime intelligence agency on Thursday widened its allegations against the country's largest bank, the Commonwealth Bank of Australia, of failing to comply with measures to prevent money laundering and... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Macroeconomic policies to support regional growthThursday, 14 December 2017, 9:49 pmPress Release: UN ESCAP Robust domestic dem
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 27 minutes ago
Thursday, 14 December 2017, 9:49 pmPress Release: UN ESCAP Robust domestic demand and accommodative macroeconomic policies to support regional growthBangkok, 14 December – An upturn in the global... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
APEC’s Digital Development, Inclusion TargetsThursday, 14 December 2017, 9:47 pmPress Release: APEC Officials Preview Issue
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 27 minutes ago
Thursday, 14 December 2017, 9:47 pmPress Release: APEC Officials Preview Issued by the APEC SecretariatSingapore, 14 December 2017 – APEC is set to put... Read more
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Swissinfo
European Stocks Decline Before ECB; Dollar Steady(Bloomberg) -- Stocks in Europe dropped as investors await the outcome of the l
Swissinfo / Posted 27 minutes ago
(Bloomberg) -- Stocks in Europe dropped as investors await the outcome of the last European Central Bank meeting of the year. The euro was steady along with core European bonds after Treasuries dropped in the wake of Wednesday’s Federal Reserve rate... Read more
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Swissinfo
SNB Bides Time on Rates as Weaker Franc Helps Inflation Outlook(Bloomberg) -- The Swiss National Bank kept interest rates at a record low, rem
Swissinfo / Posted 28 minutes ago
(Bloomberg) -- The Swiss National Bank kept interest rates at a record low, remaining in wait-and-see mode as it monitors the impact of a weaker franc on inflation. While the franc’s 8 percent drop against the euro this year is boosting economic... Read more
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PRWeek US
Huntsworth upbeat on trading ahead of financial year-end Grayling, Red and Citigate parent company Huntsworth said it "continues to tr
PRWeek US / Posted 32 minutes ago
Grayling, Red and Citigate parent company Huntsworth said it "continues to trade well" in a short, upbeat trading update this morning. The group, led by CEO Paul Taaffe (above), said it... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Foreign investment pledges jump 61% to P43 billion in Q3Investment pledges by foreign firms recovered in the third quarter, jumping 61.
Inquirier.net / Posted 34 minutes ago
Investment pledges by foreign firms recovered in the third quarter, jumping 61.1 percent year-on-year to P43 billion, the government reported Thursday. Socioeconomic Planning Secretary Ernesto M. Pernia told reporters that the National Economic and... Read more
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