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IAfrica South African Business News
Woolworths removes sweets from aislesWoolworths has been on its Good Food Journey for over 10 years, during which ti
Woolworths removes sweets from aisles
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted a minute ago
Woolworths has been on its Good Food Journey for over 10 years, during which time significant steps have been taken towards providing customers with better choices. Some noteworthy milestones have included the announcement in 1999 that MSG and... Read more
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IAfrica South African Business News
Woolies SA gets new CEONew Woolworths SA chief executive Zyda Rylands. Credit: Woolworths Woolworths
Woolies SA gets new CEO
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted a minute ago
New Woolworths SA chief executive Zyda Rylands. Credit: Woolworths Woolworths Holdings Limited (WHL) is delighted to announce the appointment of Zyda Rylands to the new role of CEO of Woolworths South Africa. Zyda will take responsibility for the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
MAS to print 6 million new folders for SG50 commemorative notesSINGAPORE: An additional six million folders will be printed to meet "overwhelm
MAS to print 6 million new folders for SG50 commemorative notes
Channel NewsAsia / Posted a minute ago
SINGAPORE: An additional six million folders will be printed to meet "overwhelming demand" from Singaporeans for both the SG50 commemorative notes and folders, the Monetary Authority of Singapore announced in a press release on Thursday (Sep 3). MAS... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
ECB to cut inflation forecast but keep powder dryFRANKFURT: The European Central Bank is set to cut its inflation forecasts on T
ECB to cut inflation forecast but keep powder dry
Channel NewsAsia / Posted a minute ago
FRANKFURT: The European Central Bank is set to cut its inflation forecasts on Thursday but hold back from concrete policy action, promising only to beef up its bond-buying program if prospects weaken further. The bank is expected to leave interest... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Global stocks enjoy relief rally ahead of ECB, but investors waryLONDON: World stocks rose on Thursday, lifted by the strong rally on Wall Stree
Global stocks enjoy relief rally ahead of ECB, but investors wary
Channel NewsAsia / Posted a minute ago
LONDON: World stocks rose on Thursday, lifted by the strong rally on Wall Street the previous day, but investors were cautious ahead of a potentially critical 24 hours that will include a European Central Bank policy meeting and the latest U.S. jobs... Read more
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Business Spectator
European stocks jump over 1% at the openEuropean stocks have shot higher in opening trading, benefiting from a Wall Str
European stocks jump over 1% at the open
Business Spectator / Posted a minute ago
European stocks have shot higher in opening trading, benefiting from a Wall Street rally and volatile Chinese markets being closed for a long weekend. London's FTSE 100 index of leading shares on Thursday jumped 1.17 per cent to 6,154.12 points,... Read more
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Northern Echo
Nissan invests £100m in Sunderland plant to build new JukeThe Sunderland factory, which employs 6,700 workers, produces the Qashqai, Note
Nissan invests £100m in Sunderland plant to build new Juke
Northern Echo / Posted 4 minutes ago
The Sunderland factory, which employs 6,700 workers, produces the Qashqai, Note and Juke models and the electric Leaf. Nissan Europe Chairman, Paul Willcox said: "The Juke's unique design is one of the reasons Nissan is now the undisputed crossover... Read more
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Philly.com
New construction permits up over historical averages in Philly, down in BurbsIt doesn’t take a trendwatcher report from the real estate behemoth Trulia to t
New construction permits up over historical averages in Philly, down in Burbs
Philly.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
It doesn’t take a trendwatcher report from the real estate behemoth Trulia to tell Philadelphians that construction is hot here. Most of us can just look up – or try to walk down a Center City sidewalk– to get a sense of new building activity. But it... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Syngenta to sell vegetable seeds ops, repurchase sharesSwiss agrochemicals maker Syngenta's logo is seen at the company's headquarters
Syngenta to sell vegetable seeds ops, repurchase shares
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 6 minutes ago
Swiss agrochemicals maker Syngenta's logo is seen at the company's headquarters in Basel February 4, 2015. ZURICH Swiss agrichemicals group Syngenta AG (SYNN.VX) plans to sell its vegetable seeds business and buy back more than $2 billion(1.31... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
ECB to cut inflation forecast but keep powder dryThe famous euro sign landmark is pictured outside the former headquarters of th
ECB to cut inflation forecast but keep powder dry
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 6 minutes ago
The famous euro sign landmark is pictured outside the former headquarters of the European Central Bank (ECB) in Frankfurt, Germany, July 17, 2015. FRANKFURT The European Central Bank is set to cut its inflation forecasts on Thursday but hold back... Read more
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The Age
Banks card margins decline as customers switchBanks say rule changes introduced in 2011 are encouraging a lot more people to
Banks card margins decline as customers switch
The Age / Posted 7 minutes ago
Banks say rule changes introduced in 2011 are encouraging a lot more people to choose low rate credit cards Photo: AFR Major banks admit the margins they earn on credit cards jumped by around 2 per cent after the financial crisis hit, but despite... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
ECB to cut inflation forecast but keep powder dryFRANKFURT The European Central Bank is set to cut its inflation forecasts on Th
ECB to cut inflation forecast but keep powder dry
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 7 minutes ago
FRANKFURT The European Central Bank is set to cut its inflation forecasts on Thursday but hold back from concrete policy action, promising only to beef up its bond-buying programme if prospects weaken further. The bank is expected to leave interest... Read more
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Market Watch
Turkish inflation rises more than expectedISTANBUL--Turkey's annual inflation rate rose more than expected in August as h
Turkish inflation rises more than expected
Market Watch / Posted 7 minutes ago
ISTANBUL--Turkey's annual inflation rate rose more than expected in August as high food costs continued to pressure consumer prices, hitting the central bank's ability to reach its 5% target. The consumer price index rose 7.14% from a year earlier... Read more
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Market Watch
Sweden leaves interest rate unchangedSTOCKHOLM--Sweden's central bank left its main interest rate and bond- buying p
Sweden leaves interest rate unchanged
Market Watch / Posted 7 minutes ago
STOCKHOLM--Sweden's central bank left its main interest rate and bond- buying program unchanged on Thursday, saying its existing policies were supporting the economy and would lead to inflation moving closer to its 2% target. The central bank, known... Read more
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Market Watch
Massenet leaves Net-a-Porter ahead of Yoox mergerThe founder and executive chairman of Net-a-Porter has abruptly resigned, leavi
Massenet leaves Net-a-Porter ahead of Yoox merger
Market Watch / Posted 7 minutes ago
The founder and executive chairman of Net-a-Porter has abruptly resigned, leaving the high-end fashion site ahead of its pending merger with Italian e-commerce group Yoox SpA. Natalie Massenet, who was slated to be chairman and oversee editorial... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Collection bins will require city permitConcerns wishing to place unattended collection bins around Manteca for items r
Collection bins will require city permit
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 7 minutes ago
Concerns wishing to place unattended collection bins around Manteca for items ranging from clothes to books may soon have to do what people that conduct benefit car washes and use human advertising signs have to do – obtain a permit from the... Read more
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Market Watch
CPL Resources profit dips; maintains dividendLONDON--CPL Resources PLC (DQ5.DB), Ireland's leading employment services group
CPL Resources profit dips; maintains dividend
Market Watch / Posted 7 minutes ago
LONDON--CPL Resources PLC (DQ5.DB), Ireland's leading employment services group, reported Thursday a 0.6% drop in full-year net profit but maintained its dividend after acquiring a U.K. pharmaceutical and life science recruitment company. The Dublin... Read more
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Market Watch
BOJ's Kiuchi: Inflation likely to stick near zeroTOKYO--Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda's toughest critic on the policy b
BOJ's Kiuchi: Inflation likely to stick near zero
Market Watch / Posted 7 minutes ago
TOKYO--Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda's toughest critic on the policy board said Thursday that the central bank will likely fail to achieve stable 2% inflation next year or even in the following year. Speaking in Aomori, northern Japan,... Read more
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Market Watch
Costco same-store sales rose significantly in 2015Costco Wholesale Corp. said Wednesday that sales in stores open at least a year
Costco same-store sales rose significantly in 2015
Market Watch / Posted 7 minutes ago
Costco Wholesale Corp. said Wednesday that sales in stores open at least a year grew significantly during fiscal 2015, adding to a string of strong sales figures for the warehouse retailer at a time when competitors are reporting mixed... Read more
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The Irish Times
ECB expected to cut inflation forecast, leave rates unchanged European shares advance ahead of ECB meeting later today European Central Ban
ECB expected to cut inflation forecast, leave rates unchanged
The Irish Times / Posted 7 minutes ago
European shares advance ahead of ECB meeting later today European Central Bank (ECB) president Mario Draghi. The ECB is expected to leave interest rates unchanged when it meets on... Read more
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Market Watch
FTSE 100 on track for strongest gain in a weekEasyJet shares are taking off after an upgraded profit forecast. U.K. stocks c
FTSE 100 on track for strongest gain in a week
Market Watch / Posted 8 minutes ago
EasyJet shares are taking off after an upgraded profit forecast. U.K. stocks climbed Thursday, with a surge in shares of EasyJet PLC helping the benchmark FTSE 100 move toward its strongest gain in a week. China’s markets are closed Thursday for a... Read more
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The Star
TA Research raises Bina Puri's earnings outlookKUALA LUMPUR: TA Research has raised its earnings forecasts for Bina Puri Holdi
TA Research raises Bina Puri's earnings outlook
The Star / Posted 8 minutes ago
KUALA LUMPUR: TA Research has raised its earnings forecasts for Bina Puri Holdings Bhd for the financial years ending Dec 31, 2016, and 2017 by 3.6% and 2.8%, respectively, after the latest job win by the construction group. Subsequent to the... Read more
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The Star
Australia keen to join India, U.S. naval drillsNEW DELHI (Reuters) - Australia wants to join India, the United States and Japa
Australia keen to join India, U.S. naval drills
The Star / Posted 8 minutes ago
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Australia wants to join India, the United States and Japan in joint naval exercises in the Indian Ocean, widening participation in multilateral drills as China's influence in the region grows. Australian Defence Minister Kevin... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Banks card margins decline as customers switchBanks say rule changes introduced in 2011 are encouraging a lot more people to
Banks card margins decline as customers switch
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 8 minutes ago
Banks say rule changes introduced in 2011 are encouraging a lot more people to choose low rate credit cards Photo: AFR Major banks admit the margins they earn on credit cards jumped by around 2 per cent after the financial crisis hit, but despite... Read more
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The Register
Wikipedia’s biggest scandal: Industrial-scale blackmailAnalysis“It’s the wisdom of the crowd that gives you the best results in the lo
Wikipedia’s biggest scandal: Industrial-scale blackmail
The Register / Posted 9 minutes ago
Analysis“It’s the wisdom of the crowd that gives you the best results in the long-term.”Rory Cellan-Jones, BBC No media mogul in history has ever matched the power of Wikipedia, which is capable of damaging reputations on an industrial scale. But... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Nissan invests £100m in Sunderland plant to build new JukeCar giant Nissan is investing £100 million in its UK factory on building a new
Nissan invests £100m in Sunderland plant to build new Juke
Kingston Guardian / Posted 10 minutes ago
Car giant Nissan is investing £100 million in its UK factory on building a new generation of one of its models, securing thousands of jobs. The Japanese firm announced that the Sunderland plant will build the new Juke, securing 34,000 jobs at the... Read more
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Canberra Times
Banks card margins decline as customers switchBanks say rule changes introduced in 2011 are encouraging a lot more people to
Banks card margins decline as customers switch
Canberra Times / Posted 11 minutes ago
Banks say rule changes introduced in 2011 are encouraging a lot more people to choose low rate credit cards Photo: AFR Major banks admit the margins they earn on credit cards jumped by around 2 per cent after the financial crisis hit, but despite... Read more
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Business Standard India
Malaysian government fund invests in Zivame; lingerie retailer raises Rs 250 croreThe company plans to use the funds to enhance its offering. Getting more women
Malaysian government fund invests in Zivame; lingerie retailer raises Rs 250 crore
Business Standard India / Posted 13 minutes ago
The company plans to use the funds to enhance its offering. Getting more women to shop online, strengthening its merchandise offering with innovative products, increasing consumer touch points, is integral to its vision, it said. The company also... Read more
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Business Standard India
CBDT instructs field officers not to pursue past MAT cases on FIIsThe Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) has asked its field officers not pursu
CBDT instructs field officers not to pursue past MAT cases on FIIs
Business Standard India / Posted 13 minutes ago
The Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) has asked its field officers not pursue past cases of minimum alternate tax (MAT) on foreign institutional investors (FIIs) for the time being following acceptance of A P Shah committee report by the finance... Read more
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Hospitality Net
Hall Equities Group Completes Hotel Portfolio Acquisition A consortium of private investment groups affiliated with Walnut Creek, CA ba
Hall Equities Group Completes Hotel Portfolio Acquisition
Hospitality Net / Posted 14 minutes ago
A consortium of private investment groups affiliated with Walnut Creek, CA based Real Estate Investor and Developer Mark Hall have acquired 29 hotels and the corporate assets of Duluth,... Read more
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