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AllAfrica.com
Tanzania Ranked High in Financial ServicesTanzania has globally been ranked 12th among 21 countries assessed for their ef
Tanzania Ranked High in Financial Services
AllAfrica.com / Posted moments ago
Tanzania has globally been ranked 12th among 21 countries assessed for their efforts to expand and improve access to financial services, ranking first in country commitment and second in regulatory environment categories. According to the latest... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
World Bank Provides Additional Financing for the Development of Tana and Beles Sub-Basins in EthiopiaWashington — The World Bank's Board of Executive Directors today approved addit
World Bank Provides Additional Financing for the Development of Tana and Beles Sub-Basins in Ethiopia
AllAfrica.com / Posted moments ago
Washington — The World Bank's Board of Executive Directors today approved additional financing of US$5.1 million to support Ethiopia's continued efforts to develop institutions and investments for integrated planning, management, and development of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
World Bank Supports Census and Economic Data Development in DRCWashington — The World Bank Board of Executive Directors today approved a US$45
World Bank Supports Census and Economic Data Development in DRC
AllAfrica.com / Posted moments ago
Washington — The World Bank Board of Executive Directors today approved a US$45 million International Development Association (IDA)* grant to strengthen the National Statistical System in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) to produce and... Read more
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FOX 6 News Birmingham
Global stock markets sink ahead of crucial US jobs dataLONDON (AP) - Global stock markets fell sharply Friday ahead of the release of
Global stock markets sink ahead of crucial US jobs data
FOX 6 News Birmingham / Posted a minute ago
LONDON (AP) - Global stock markets fell sharply Friday ahead of the release of monthly U.S. jobs figures that could well determine whether the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates later this month - a prospect that's unnerving investors at a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
World Bank Board Approves U.S.$80 Million to Accelerate Job Creation in TanzaniaWashington — The World Bank's Board of Executive Directors approved today a dev
World Bank Board Approves U.S.$80 Million to Accelerate Job Creation in Tanzania
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
Washington — The World Bank's Board of Executive Directors approved today a development policy credit of US$80 million towards improving Tanzania's private sector performance in order to enhance its role in employment creation in the country. Over... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Albertine Region Gets Boost in Infrastructure, Markets and Skills DevelopmentOver three million Ugandans to benefit from improved connectivity linking local
Albertine Region Gets Boost in Infrastructure, Markets and Skills Development
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
Over three million Ugandans to benefit from improved connectivity linking local producers, tourists and commercial and industrial enterprises to goods and services KAMPALA, August 24, 2015 - The World Bank and the Government of Uganda today signed a... Read more
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Toronto Star
Average GTA house price up 10% in AugustWhile new listings were up 8.3 per cent in August, the total number of homes av
Average GTA house price up 10% in August
Toronto Star / Posted a minute ago
While new listings were up 8.3 per cent in August, the total number of homes available for sale, known in the industry as active listings, were actually down 10.5 per cent. That’s because the number of buyers continues to far outstrip the number of... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
Global stock markets sink ahead of crucial US jobs dataLONDON (AP) - Global stock markets fell sharply Friday ahead of the release of
Global stock markets sink ahead of crucial US jobs data
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted a minute ago
LONDON (AP) - Global stock markets fell sharply Friday ahead of the release of monthly U.S. jobs figures that could well determine whether the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates later this month - a prospect that's unnerving investors at a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tutankhamen's Gold Mask Being RestoredBerlin — The Federal Foreign Office is providing 50,000 euros to help fund the
Tutankhamen's Gold Mask Being Restored
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
Berlin — The Federal Foreign Office is providing 50,000 euros to help fund the restoration of the gold mask from the burial treasure of the Egyptian King Tutankhamen within the context of its Cultural Preservation Programme. The project, starting in... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Global stock markets sink ahead of crucial US jobs dataLONDON (AP) - Global stock markets fell sharply Friday ahead of the release of
Global stock markets sink ahead of crucial US jobs data
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted a minute ago
LONDON (AP) - Global stock markets fell sharply Friday ahead of the release of monthly U.S. jobs figures that could well determine whether the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates later this month - a prospect that's unnerving investors at a... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Global stock markets sink ahead of crucial US jobs dataLONDON (AP) - Global stock markets fell sharply Friday ahead of the release of
Global stock markets sink ahead of crucial US jobs data
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 2 minutes ago
LONDON (AP) - Global stock markets fell sharply Friday ahead of the release of monthly U.S. jobs figures that could well determine whether the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates later this month - a prospect that's unnerving investors at a... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Lafayette City-Parish president threatens budget vetoLAFAYETTE, La. (AP) - The Lafayette City-Parish Council has adopted a $621 mill
Lafayette City-Parish president threatens budget veto
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 2 minutes ago
LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) - The Lafayette City-Parish Council has adopted a $621 million budget for 2015-16, but City-Parish President Joey Durel threatens to veto all or part of it. The Advertiser reports (http://bit.ly/1PPCkXc) the warning came as the... Read more
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ORF Wien
Haftstrafe für Dorotheum-Einbrecher Zu je drei Jahren Haft sind heute am Straflandesgericht zwei Männer verurteil
Haftstrafe für Dorotheum-Einbrecher
ORF Wien / Posted 2 minutes ago
Zu je drei Jahren Haft sind heute am Straflandesgericht zwei Männer verurteilt worden, die im Mai in eine Filiale des Dorotheums in Hietzing eingebrochen waren. Zwei Komplizen entkamen. Die Urteile sind nicht... Read more
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FOX News
Kraft Heinz expands Kraft Singles recallKraft Heinz is expanding a recall of Kraft Singles products, saying a problem w
Kraft Heinz expands Kraft Singles recall
FOX News / Posted 3 minutes ago
Kraft Heinz is expanding a recall of Kraft Singles products, saying a problem with the packaging film affects 10 times as many cases as it first thought. The company recalled 335,000 cases Thursday because a thin strip of packaging film may stick to... Read more
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Reuters
Fed's Lacker argues Fed should raise rates soonJeffrey Lacker, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, participates
Fed's Lacker argues Fed should raise rates soon
Reuters / Posted 3 minutes ago
Jeffrey Lacker, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, participates in a session titled, ''Help or Harm: Central Bank Monetary Policies at the Outer Limits'' NABE Economic Policy Conference in Washington March 5, 2013. RICHMOND, Va. A... Read more
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Reuters
Dim prospects for Europe boost chances of extra money printingEuro coins are seen in front of displayed flag and map of European Union in thi
Dim prospects for Europe boost chances of extra money printing
Reuters / Posted 3 minutes ago
Euro coins are seen in front of displayed flag and map of European Union in this picture illustration taken in Zenica, May 28 2015. FRANKFURT A day after Mario Draghi presented a sobering economic outlook for the euro zone, the nervousness coursing... Read more
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Reuters
BlackBerry to acquire Good Technology for $425 millionA Blackberry sign is seen in front of their offices on the day of their annual
BlackBerry to acquire Good Technology for $425 million
Reuters / Posted 3 minutes ago
A Blackberry sign is seen in front of their offices on the day of their annual general meeting for shareholders in Waterloo, Canada June 23, 2015. Canadian smartphone maker BlackBerry Ltd said it would acquire software security provider Good... Read more
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Reuters
Support for Merkel drops over handling of refugee crisisGerman Chancellor Angela Merkel (L) is silhouetted as she addresses an annual n
Support for Merkel drops over handling of refugee crisis
Reuters / Posted 3 minutes ago
German Chancellor Angela Merkel (L) is silhouetted as she addresses an annual news conference in Berlin, Germany, August 31, 2015. BERLIN German Chancellor Angela Merkel's popularity has dropped abruptly over her handling of Europe's refugee crisis,... Read more
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Reuters
EU targets share listings, insolvency rules in capital markets planEuropean Commissioner for Financial Services, Jonathan Hill, speaks during a Th
EU targets share listings, insolvency rules in capital markets plan
Reuters / Posted 3 minutes ago
European Commissioner for Financial Services, Jonathan Hill, speaks during a Thomson Reuters Newsmaker event, London April 17, 2015. LONDON The European Union's executive will propose "radical" changes to cut the cost of stock market listings and... Read more
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Anwar Ibrahim Blog
PKR mohon pendedahan maklumat akaun bank Najib dalam saman sivil « Demi RakyatDatuk Seri Najib Razak dan 5 lain termasuk AmIslamic Bank akan diminta mendedah
PKR mohon pendedahan maklumat akaun bank Najib dalam saman sivil « Demi Rakyat
Anwar Ibrahim Blog / Posted 4 minutes ago
Datuk Seri Najib Razak dan 5 lain termasuk AmIslamic Bank akan diminta mendedahkan maklumat berkaitan dengan saman PKR terhadap perdana menteri kerana melakukan kesalahan pilihan raya berhubung RM2.6 bilion yang terdapat dalam akaun bank... Read more
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Fort McMurray Today
Social housing demand upDemand for social housing in Fort McMurray has gone up, and the Wood Buffalo Ho
Social housing demand up
Fort McMurray Today / Posted 5 minutes ago
Demand for social housing in Fort McMurray has gone up, and the Wood Buffalo Housing and Development Corporation says it needs more cash to meet the need. Bryan Lutes, president of WBHDC, says that his agency needs about 30% more money from the... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Global stock markets sink ahead of crucial US jobs dataLONDON (AP) - Global stock markets fell sharply Friday ahead of the release of
Global stock markets sink ahead of crucial US jobs data
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 5 minutes ago
LONDON (AP) - Global stock markets fell sharply Friday ahead of the release of monthly U.S. jobs figures that could well determine whether the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates later this month - a prospect that's unnerving investors at a... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Taubman's record $700m trove at Sotheby's tests art marketA. Alfred Taubman started his business with a $US5000 loan in 1950, buying auct
Taubman's record $700m trove at Sotheby's tests art market
Brisbane Times / Posted 6 minutes ago
A. Alfred Taubman started his business with a $US5000 loan in 1950, buying auction house Sotheby's 33 years later. Photo: Sotheby's A. Alfred Taubman, who died in April at 91, was best known as the billionaire chairman of Sotheby's who transformed... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Fund manager profit party is over, warns super sectorProminent retirement industry executives such as AustralianSuper chief Ian Silk
Fund manager profit party is over, warns super sector
Brisbane Times / Posted 6 minutes ago
Prominent retirement industry executives such as AustralianSuper chief Ian Silk say fund managers have benefited from the enormous growth in the super industry at the expense of members. Photo: Arsineh Houspian Superannuation funds are pressuring... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Surfing the lower dollar to healthier bottom lineLets Go Surfing surf school director Brenda Miley says the lower dollar is grea
Surfing the lower dollar to healthier bottom line
Brisbane Times / Posted 6 minutes ago
Lets Go Surfing surf school director Brenda Miley says the lower dollar is great for businesses targeting tourists. Photo: Christopher Pearce For Brenda Miley, the founder and surf school director of North Bondi-based Let's Go Surfing, the fall in... Read more
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The New Age
British, Spanish PM urge 'real' reform of eurozoneThe prime ministers of Britain and Spain called for a "real reform of the euroz
British, Spanish PM urge 'real' reform of eurozone
The New Age / Posted 8 minutes ago
The prime ministers of Britain and Spain called for a "real reform of the eurozone" that makes growth and free trade a priority, in a joint newspaper column published Friday ahead of their talks in Madrid. Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy and... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Stock Gaining Following Lithium Hydroxide Supply DealUnder the agreement, Tesla will buy lithium hydroxide for five years and in ret
Stock Gaining Following Lithium Hydroxide Supply Deal
TheStreet.com / Posted 8 minutes ago
Under the agreement, Tesla will buy lithium hydroxide for five years and in return, the mining companies will give Tesla materials under market rate, The Journal noted. While the mining site in northern Mexico is not yet functional, once it is up... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Chart Shows Pullback Could be Attractive Entry PointHowever, Netflix shares were down 5.15% to $106.70 in afternoon trading today,
Chart Shows Pullback Could be Attractive Entry Point
TheStreet.com / Posted 8 minutes ago
However, Netflix shares were down 5.15% to $106.70 in afternoon trading today, a day after the stock fell 8% as the market closed. Jim Cramer, portfolio manager of the Action Alerts PLUS charitable trust, believes that the pullback is presenting an... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Like Goldilocks, Labor Data Will Be Too Hot, Too Cold or Just Right for Fed Rate HikeIn fact, this uniquely long period of low interest rates and easy money has in
Like Goldilocks, Labor Data Will Be Too Hot, Too Cold or Just Right for Fed Rate Hike
TheStreet.com / Posted 8 minutes ago
In fact, this uniquely long period of low interest rates and easy money has in one sense "socialized" the stock market. Are these capitalistic markets at all anymore? The biggest driver of equity market performance as a whole has ceased to be the... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Q&A: What To Expect From The Fed On Interest RatesCheck Out Our Best Services for Investors Portfolio Manager Jim Cramer and Dir
Q&A: What To Expect From The Fed On Interest Rates
TheStreet.com / Posted 8 minutes ago
Check Out Our Best Services for Investors Portfolio Manager Jim Cramer and Director of Research Jack Mohr reveal their investment tactics while giving advanced notice before every trade.Product Features: Access the tool that DOMINATES the Russell... Read more
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