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Offshore Magazine
DCP compression platform in place at MalampayaOffshore staff Shell commissioned the new facility to extend the productive li
DCP compression platform in place at Malampaya
Offshore Magazine / Posted moments ago
Offshore staff Shell commissioned the new facility to extend the productive life of the field, which provides more than 400% of the power generation needs of the island of Luzon. Arup supported the fabrication and offshore installation phase for... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Hanjin unveils first Philippine-made LPG carrierSUBIC BAY FREEPORT, Philippines – Korea’s shipbuilding giant Hanjin Heavy Indus
Hanjin unveils first Philippine-made LPG carrier
Pilipino Star / Posted a minute ago
SUBIC BAY FREEPORT, Philippines – Korea’s shipbuilding giant Hanjin Heavy Industry and Construction Co., Ltd.–Philippines (HHIC-Phil) recently unveiled the first-ever Philippine-made Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) carrier. The LPG carrier measures... Read more
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Pilipino Star
An old law that needs updating but must be fully implementedMore than 15 years ago, the Philippines passed what was then regarded as the mo
An old law that needs updating but must be fully implemented
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 minutes ago
More than 15 years ago, the Philippines passed what was then regarded as the most radical and forward-looking clean air standard ever set by an Asian country. It stipulated Euro IV standards for fuels and vehicles by 2016, something China had only... Read more
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Orange County Register
U.S. markets recover modestly a day after big plungeU.S. and global stock markets were recovering in late morning trading Wednesday
U.S. markets recover modestly a day after big plunge
Orange County Register / Posted 2 minutes ago
U.S. and global stock markets were recovering in late morning trading Wednesday after a sharp sell-off a day earlier. Investors remain on edge after the latest market plunge, which was triggered by more signs of slowing growth in China. The Dow... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Growing millennialsCongratulations to my friend Ramon Arnaiz, Manny Tordesillas, Randy Roxas and t
Growing millennials
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 minutes ago
Congratulations to my friend Ramon Arnaiz, Manny Tordesillas, Randy Roxas and their team for the successful Maybank’s InvestAsean Conference last week. They were able to gather hundreds of local and foreign funds and corporates, innovative... Read more
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Pilipino Star
DOTC to award P4.25-B MRT deal through negotiated procurementMANILA, Philippines - The Department of Transportation and Communications (DOTC
DOTC to award P4.25-B MRT deal through negotiated procurement
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 minutes ago
MANILA, Philippines - The Department of Transportation and Communications (DOTC) has declared an emergency situation necessitating a negotiated procurement for a P4.25-billion contract for the long-term maintenance provider of the Metro Rail Transit... Read more
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Pilipino Star
SM Prime eyes 75 malls by 2018MANILA, Philippines - The Sy family’s SM Prime Holdings, Inc. is set to bring i
SM Prime eyes 75 malls by 2018
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 minutes ago
MANILA, Philippines - The Sy family’s SM Prime Holdings, Inc. is set to bring its mall network to 75 by 2018, with contracts for various locations across Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao already sealed, its top official said. “It’s already in the bag. As... Read more
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Pilipino Star
ALI rolls out P70-B investments for Vermosa mixed-use estateMANILA, Philippines - Property powerhouse Ayala Land Inc.(ALI) is unleashing a
ALI rolls out P70-B investments for Vermosa mixed-use estate
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 minutes ago
MANILA, Philippines - Property powerhouse Ayala Land Inc.(ALI) is unleashing a P70-billion investment spree to develop its first master-planned estate in Cavite. Called Vermosa, the 700-hectare integrated mixed-use development will become ALI’s... Read more
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Orange County Register
Surfwear chain Quiksilver said to seek buyer as it struggles to stay afloatQuiksilver, the surfwear chain that has lost more than three-quarters of its va
Surfwear chain Quiksilver said to seek buyer as it struggles to stay afloat
Orange County Register / Posted 2 minutes ago
Quiksilver, the surfwear chain that has lost more than three-quarters of its value this year, is looking for a buyer that could help keep the company afloat, according to people familiar with the matter. Quiksilver has been holding discussions with... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Index continues retreat on China woesMANILA, Philippines - Share prices retreated anew yesterday as concerns on Chin
Index continues retreat on China woes
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 minutes ago
MANILA, Philippines - Share prices retreated anew yesterday as concerns on China’s equity and economic slump continue to affect the market, analysts said. The benchmark PSEi tumbled 14.40 points, or 0.20 percent, to finish at 7,072.46, while the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
IMF further trims Philippine growth forecastMANILA, Philippines - Small downward revisions to Philippine economic growth fo
IMF further trims Philippine growth forecast
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 minutes ago
MANILA, Philippines - Small downward revisions to Philippine economic growth forecasts by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) are likely after first-quarter expansion turned out to be slower than originally estimated. “The second-quarter growth is... Read more
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Pilipino Star
International expo puts spotlight on Philippines as a diving havenMANILA, Philippines - The Philippines will be put on the spotlight as a diving
International expo puts spotlight on Philippines as a diving haven
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 minutes ago
MANILA, Philippines - The Philippines will be put on the spotlight as a diving haven as it hosts the Diving and Resort Travel Expo Philippines 2015 (DRT Show) that also aims to promote trading, export business, and environment conservation. “Our... Read more
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The Oklahoman
A Closer Look at the Savings and Loan Bar in UptownThe future home of the Savings and Loan Bar is shown in this 1946 photo. On Su
A Closer Look at the Savings and Loan Bar in Uptown
The Oklahoman / Posted 4 minutes ago
The future home of the Savings and Loan Bar is shown in this 1946 photo. On Sunday, I reported on the craftsmanship going into the restoration of the Tower Theater and surrounding retail storefronts in Uptown. The story included an update on the... Read more
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Southside Sentinel
About 16% of potential customers have signed up for central water in Deltaville by Tom Chillemi Of the 3,100 potential central water customers in the Deltav
About 16% of potential customers have signed up for central water in Deltaville
Southside Sentinel / Posted 5 minutes ago
by Tom Chillemi Of the 3,100 potential central water customers in the Deltaville area, 499 signed up by August 31—the deadline for the half-price connection fee. Many... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
EPB Payments To Local Governments Increase By 49% Since Smart Grid DeploymentEPB has made this year's in lieu of tax payments totaling $19,175,457 to the Ci
EPB Payments To Local Governments Increase By 49% Since Smart Grid Deployment
The Chattanoogan / Posted 5 minutes ago
EPB has made this year's in lieu of tax payments totaling $19,175,457 to the City of Chattanooga, Hamilton County, and 15 other local governments. This year's payments represent an increase of 49% since construction of the community’s fiber optic... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Plummeting peso hurting border economyClothing store owner Les Norton remembers when throngs of Mexican shoppers woul
Plummeting peso hurting border economy
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 7 minutes ago
Clothing store owner Les Norton remembers when throngs of Mexican shoppers would make their way up Laredo’s Convent Avenue and stay in Texas for hours before returning to Nuevo Laredo, Mexico. But Norton, president of the Laredo Merchants’... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
U.S. markets recover a day after big plungeNEW YORK — U.S. stocks are moving broadly higher as the market bounces back fro
U.S. markets recover a day after big plunge
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 7 minutes ago
NEW YORK — U.S. stocks are moving broadly higher as the market bounces back from a plunge the day before. The Dow Jones industrial average climbed 128 points, or 0.8 percent, to 16,186 as of 10:45 a.m. Wednesday. The Standard & Poor's 500 index... Read more
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Independent
Ulster University forced to close modern languages school following 'brutal' funding cutsThe move at the Northern Irish institution has come after the Department of Emp
Ulster University forced to close modern languages school following 'brutal' funding cuts
Independent / Posted 7 minutes ago
The move at the Northern Irish institution has come after the Department of Employment and Learning made financial cuts of £8.6m. In June this year, the university had confirmed how 1,250 student places and approximately 210 staff posts would be... Read more
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Hamilton News
Report: Criminal probe into Powell, Simpson dropped in ItalyGrainger Goaltending Development in Hamilton, Ontario, provides exceptional ins
Report: Criminal probe into Powell, Simpson dropped in Italy
Hamilton News / Posted 7 minutes ago
Grainger Goaltending Development in Hamilton, Ontario, provides exceptional instruction to... With the warm weather finally here, the dirty backyard pool covers have disappeared and been... As a reputable HVAC company, A-Plus Air in Stoney Creek... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Q&A: What are the signs of a 'bear market' for stocksThe stock market's sharp downturn in recent weeks has pulled the three major U.
Q&A: What are the signs of a 'bear market' for stocks
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 7 minutes ago
The stock market's sharp downturn in recent weeks has pulled the three major U.S. stock indexes into what is known as a "correction." But when does a market correction effectively end a bull market and usher in a full-blown bear market? Here are... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
US markets recover a day after big plungeNEW YORK (AP) � U.S. and global stock markets were recovering in midday trading
US markets recover a day after big plunge
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 7 minutes ago
NEW YORK (AP) � U.S. and global stock markets were recovering in midday trading Wednesday after a sharp sell-off a day earlier. Investors remain on edge after the latest market plunge, which was triggered by more signs of slowing growth in... Read more
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Zero Hedge
China Scrambles To Enforce Capital Controls (Which Is Great News For Bitcoin)Officially, China has maintained quasi capital controls for years: on paper no
China Scrambles To Enforce Capital Controls (Which Is Great News For Bitcoin)
Zero Hedge / Posted 7 minutes ago
Officially, China has maintained quasi capital controls for years: on paper no individual is allowed to move more than $50,000 out of the country in any given year while Chinese companies can exchange yuan for foreign currencies only for approved... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Meanwhile, In Sweden, Banks Are Refusing To Open Savings AccountsEarly in July, Sweden’s Riksbank proved its dedication to the post-crisis centr
Meanwhile, In Sweden, Banks Are Refusing To Open Savings Accounts
Zero Hedge / Posted 7 minutes ago
Early in July, Sweden’s Riksbank proved its dedication to the post-crisis central bank mantra of “if it’s broken, break it some more” when, after becoming the first country to witness observable, indisputable evidence of QE’s failure, the central... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Why the Next Crisis Will Be Worse Than 2008Yesterday I outlined how the next Crash will play out. Today we’ll assess why
Why the Next Crisis Will Be Worse Than 2008
Zero Hedge / Posted 8 minutes ago
Yesterday I outlined how the next Crash will play out. Today we’ll assess why this Crisis will be worse than the 2008 Crisis. By way of explanation, let’s consider how the current monetary system works… The current global monetary system is based... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Arkansas Highway Construction Projects Back OnThe Arkansas Highway & Transportation Department has reinstated 27 projects tha
Arkansas Highway Construction Projects Back On
Arkansas Business / Posted 9 minutes ago
The Arkansas Highway & Transportation Department has reinstated 27 projects that had been pulled from the 2015 bidding schedule because of concerns over federal transportation funding. Recent federal legislation transferred $8.1 billion to the... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
John Kasich on minimum wage raise: It's about balance The Daily Briefing The Dispatch public affairs team talks politics and tackl
John Kasich on minimum wage raise: It's about balance
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 11 minutes ago
The Daily Briefing The Dispatch public affairs team talks politics and tackles state and federal government issues in the Buckeye Forum podcast. Your Right to Know HOOKSETT, N.H. – Gov. John... Read more
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SciDev.net
Post Doctoral Fellow - Project “Marketing of neglected and underutilized species”Bringing science and development together through original news and analysis L
Post Doctoral Fellow - Project “Marketing of neglected and underutilized species”
SciDev.net / Posted 12 minutes ago
Bringing science and development together through original news and analysis Location: New Delhi, India Context This position will assist Bioversity advancing its work... Read more
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SciDev.net
Post Doctoral Fellow - Project “Nutritional value and integration of nutrition into value chains for neglected and underutilized species”Bringing science and development together through original news and analysis L
Post Doctoral Fellow - Project “Nutritional value and integration of nutrition into value chains for neglected and underutilized species”
SciDev.net / Posted 12 minutes ago
Bringing science and development together through original news and analysis Location: New Delhi, India Context... Read more
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express
West Ham's Mark Noble has red card rescinded and Stoke get Ibrahim Afellay's ban reduced MARK NOBLE has had his red card against Liverpool rescinded while the FA have
West Ham's Mark Noble has red card rescinded and Stoke get Ibrahim Afellay's ban reduced
express / Posted 12 minutes ago
MARK NOBLE has had his red card against Liverpool rescinded while the FA have also reduced Ibrahim Afellay's ban. Mark Noble has ban rescinded while Ibrahim... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
FPL seeks to cut typical bill by $2.50 monthly next yearFlorida Power & Light Co. filed a rate request Wednesday that would cut bills f
FPL seeks to cut typical bill by $2.50 monthly next year
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 13 minutes ago
Florida Power & Light Co. filed a rate request Wednesday that would cut bills for its typical residential customer by an average $2.50 per month next year. If regulators approve the request, monthly bills for the typical household would drop from... Read more
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