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Bury Free Press
Plan to close 30 level crossings in SuffolkThirty level crossings in Suffolk could be closed in a bid to improve safety an
Plan to close 30 level crossings in Suffolk
Bury Free Press / Posted moments ago
Thirty level crossings in Suffolk could be closed in a bid to improve safety and train services. Network Rail is planning to close or change the crossings on rights of way - none of which involve shutting public A or B roads. They include six in... Read more
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PharmaceuticalOnline
Grace Sells Chromatography Instruments Columns And Related Laboratory Product LinesW. R. Grace & Co. recently affirmed its commitment to three growing service lin
Grace Sells Chromatography Instruments Columns And Related Laboratory Product Lines
PharmaceuticalOnline / Posted moments ago
W. R. Grace & Co. recently affirmed its commitment to three growing service lines for the pharmaceutical and nutraceutical industries, and announced agreements to sell product lines associated with its chromatography instruments, columns, and related... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Oil hits $50 for first time this year, helping stocks higherLONDON (AP) — Stock markets around the world edged higher Thursday as traders i
Oil hits $50 for first time this year, helping stocks higher
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 minutes ago
LONDON (AP) — Stock markets around the world edged higher Thursday as traders interpreted the rise in oil prices to $50 a barrel for the first time this year as a positive sign for the global economy. KEEPING SCORE: In Europe, Britain's FTSE 100 was... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
More millionaires: 107,000 Dutch households are worth more than €1mLaren is the Netherlands’ wealthiest village. Photo: M.Minderhoud via Wikimedia
More millionaires: 107,000 Dutch households are worth more than €1m
DutchNews.nl / Posted 2 minutes ago
Laren is the Netherlands’ wealthiest village. Photo: M.Minderhoud via Wikimedia Commons The number of millionaire households in the Netherlands rose slightly to 107,000 in 2014, according to national statistics office CBS. The 5,000 rise in the... Read more
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ABC News
US Durable Goods Orders up, but Business Investment SlipsOrders to U.S. factories for long-lasting manufactured goods rose in April by t
US Durable Goods Orders up, but Business Investment Slips
ABC News / Posted 3 minutes ago
Orders to U.S. factories for long-lasting manufactured goods rose in April by the most since January. But much of the strength came from a surge in the volatile category of commercial aircraft. A key category that tracks business investment fell for... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Buffett-based strategy likes this stock's rising EPS, solid return on equityValidea’s pick of the week provides a detailed report on a company that scores
Buffett-based strategy likes this stock's rising EPS, solid return on equity
The Globe and Mail / Posted 4 minutes ago
Validea’s pick of the week provides a detailed report on a company that scores well in the stock-screening service’s model portfolios. On Validea.ca, investors can analyze 1,000 Canadian stocks through 12 different guru-based models and get... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Nine REITs: A liquid alternative to bricks-and-mortarWhat are we looking for? Canadian REITs. With the summer real estate market i
Nine REITs: A liquid alternative to bricks-and-mortar
The Globe and Mail / Posted 5 minutes ago
What are we looking for? Canadian REITs. With the summer real estate market in full swing, Canadian investors looking to purchase rental properties for additional investment income may find themselves priced out of the market in Canada’s major... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Thursday's small-cap stocks to watchOur roundup of Canadian small-caps of between $100-million and $2.5-billion in
Thursday's small-cap stocks to watch
The Globe and Mail / Posted 5 minutes ago
Our roundup of Canadian small-caps of between $100-million and $2.5-billion in market capitalization making news and on the move today. Cardinal Energy Ltd. (CJ-T) says it plans to raise $50 million in a bought deal financing agreement with a... Read more
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BBC News
The perils of doing business in Venezuela - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video &
The perils of doing business in Venezuela
BBC News / Posted 5 minutes ago
- BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Also in the News Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say Alejandro... Read more
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Newsmax
Bond Dealers Use BlackRock ETF as New Balance Sheet: Bloomberg GadflyA mystery has underpinned recent comings and goings of money in the $1.3 trilli
Bond Dealers Use BlackRock ETF as New Balance Sheet: Bloomberg Gadfly
Newsmax / Posted 5 minutes ago
A mystery has underpinned recent comings and goings of money in the $1.3 trillion U.S. high-yield bond market. Over the past month, the biggest junk-bond exchange-traded fund has experienced extraordinary record-breaking daily withdrawals even... Read more
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Newsmax
US States Stung by Drop in Income Tax Revenue as Pay LagsThis April, personal income tax (PIT) revenue fell by an average of 9.88 percen
US States Stung by Drop in Income Tax Revenue as Pay Lags
Newsmax / Posted 6 minutes ago
This April, personal income tax (PIT) revenue fell by an average of 9.88 percent compared to the same month last year in the 32 U.S. states and Puerto Rico for which Reuters has data. Taxes on wages and investment income are a top revenue source for... Read more
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Newsmax
UBS: Gold Will Fall to $1,150 if Fed Pulls Rate TriggerGold’s at risk of taking a tumble as a resurgent dollar erodes demand with the
UBS: Gold Will Fall to $1,150 if Fed Pulls Rate Trigger
Newsmax / Posted 6 minutes ago
Gold’s at risk of taking a tumble as a resurgent dollar erodes demand with the Federal Reserve opting for not one, but two rate increases before the year-end, according to UBS Group AG’s wealth-management unit, which forecasts that bullion may drop... Read more
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Newsmax
Qatar Stuns Mideast Debt Market With Record $9 Billion BondBorrowers and investors across the Middle East are adjusting to a new landscape
Qatar Stuns Mideast Debt Market With Record $9 Billion Bond
Newsmax / Posted 6 minutes ago
Borrowers and investors across the Middle East are adjusting to a new landscape following the region’s biggest-ever bond sale. Qatar sold $9 billion of Eurobonds in three maturities on Wednesday, almost double the amount expected by analysts. The... Read more
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Newsmax
Bicoastal Elites Benefit From Giant BubbleWe are now in month 83 of this so-called recovery. Yet there are still 45 milli
Bicoastal Elites Benefit From Giant Bubble
Newsmax / Posted 6 minutes ago
We are now in month 83 of this so-called recovery. Yet there are still 45 million people on food stamps — one out of every seven Americans. The median real household income is still 5% below its level in the fall of 2007. There are still only 71... Read more
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Newsmax
Shopping Mall REITs Hurt by Department Store WoesThe FTSE NAREIT regional mall index is on track for its second straight month o
Shopping Mall REITs Hurt by Department Store Woes
Newsmax / Posted 6 minutes ago
The FTSE NAREIT regional mall index is on track for its second straight month of declines, after department store operators such as Macy's and Nordstrom reported disappointing earnings and soft monthly sales results, raising concerns about possible... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Commissioners thwart moving toward floating a bondA split Lehigh County board of commissioners again has torpedoed attempts by th
Commissioners thwart moving toward floating a bond
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 6 minutes ago
A split Lehigh County board of commissioners again has torpedoed attempts by the administration to move toward floating a bond for capital improvement projects. On Wednesday night, for the second time this month, commissioners voted 5-4 to shelve... Read more
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iol.co.za
Standard Bank will step up controlsJohannesburg - Standard Bank Group said it is bolstering internal controls afte
Standard Bank will step up controls
iol.co.za / Posted 7 minutes ago
Johannesburg - Standard Bank Group said it is bolstering internal controls after shareholders criticised managers and executives at Africa’s biggest bank by assets for a series of fines and losses tied to fraud. The company plans to add to its 400... Read more
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iol.co.za
Mpact, New Era get raidedJohannesburg - South Africa’s Competition Commission said it’s searching office
Mpact, New Era get raided
iol.co.za / Posted 7 minutes ago
Johannesburg - South Africa’s Competition Commission said it’s searching offices of packaging-paper producers Mpact and New Era Packaging, as part of an investigation into allegations of pricing collusion involving the two companies. “The commission... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Credit-card gouge put to an endA Reserve Bank ruling means consumers using credit cards cannot be surcharged i
Credit-card gouge put to an end
Adelaide Now / Posted 7 minutes ago
A Reserve Bank ruling means consumers using credit cards cannot be surcharged in excess of a merchant’s costs for utilising that system of payment. AIRLINES will be forced to limit “gouging” consumers with excessive credit card fees after the... Read more
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Quartz
A brief history of Chinese accounting shenanigans in AmericaAlibaba and the SEC: (BABA) — Quartz OPEN THE BOOKS Chinese e-commerce giant
A brief history of Chinese accounting shenanigans in America
Quartz / Posted 8 minutes ago
Alibaba and the SEC: (BABA) — Quartz OPEN THE BOOKS Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba said this week that the US Securities &... Read more
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CBC.ca
Senators defenceman Chris Phillips will announce his future at noonStarting soon: To encourage thoughtful and respectful conversations, for all ne
Senators defenceman Chris Phillips will announce his future at noon
CBC.ca / Posted 9 minutes ago
Starting soon: To encourage thoughtful and respectful conversations, for all new accounts, first and last names will appear with each submission to CBC/Radio-Canada's online communities (except in children and youth-oriented communities). Pseudonyms... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
It's wise to use gift cards before you lose themIf you have a bunch of gift cards laying around your house or in your wallet, y
It's wise to use gift cards before you lose them
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 9 minutes ago
If you have a bunch of gift cards laying around your house or in your wallet, you may want to use them soon. There have been so many chain stores lately either filing for bankruptcy or closing their doors, it can be hard to keep up. But if you’re... Read more
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DW
Wind farm group aims for Denmark's biggest ever IPO |Government-controlled Danish utility and wind farm group Dong Energy said Thurs
Wind farm group aims for Denmark's biggest ever IPO |
DW / Posted 11 minutes ago
Government-controlled Danish utility and wind farm group Dong Energy said Thursday that it could be valued up to $16 billion (14.3 billion euros), before what is expected to be Denmark's biggest initial public offering ever - and Europe's largest... Read more
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Variety
Apple Exec Raised Prospect of a Bid for Time Warner (Report)The paper claims Eddy Cue, who oversees Apple’s iTunes store, Apple Music and i
Apple Exec Raised Prospect of a Bid for Time Warner (Report)
Variety / Posted 12 minutes ago
The paper claims Eddy Cue, who oversees Apple’s iTunes store, Apple Music and iCloud, raised the subject of a potential bid in a meeting with Olaf Olafsson, Time Warner’s head of corporate strategy, in New York. The Financial Times cites three people... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Digital Transformation in the Modern Banking Era"Digital transformation in the modern banking era simply means changing the way
Digital Transformation in the Modern Banking Era
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 minutes ago
"Digital transformation in the modern banking era simply means changing the way banks view and interact with their clients, and changing the way clients view and interact with us. This change will be driven by technology. In fact, this... Read more
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Herald Sun
Big four banks fly the flagThe CBA leads a group of 35 local companies ranked in Forbes’ Global 2000 list.
Big four banks fly the flag
Herald Sun / Posted 12 minutes ago
The CBA leads a group of 35 local companies ranked in Forbes’ Global 2000 list. AUSTRALIA’S big four banks have all been ranked among the biggest 100 companies in the world. The Commonwealth Bank leads a group of 35 Australian companies ranked... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tanzanian Enterprises Inject U.S.$80 Million Into Rwandan EconomyKigali — Until 2001, Rwanda was a net importer of wheat flour and it largely de
Tanzanian Enterprises Inject U.S.$80 Million Into Rwandan Economy
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 minutes ago
Kigali — Until 2001, Rwanda was a net importer of wheat flour and it largely depended on Tanzania's millers. That was the situation that President Paul Kagame found when he took office in 2000. President Kagame embarked on the task of searching for... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Visa Fees Scare Away Conference OrganisersA view of Dar-es-Salaam's city centre (file photo). Dar es Salaam — Conferenci
Visa Fees Scare Away Conference Organisers
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 minutes ago
A view of Dar-es-Salaam's city centre (file photo). Dar es Salaam — Conferencing and hotel industry players are raising concern over deteriorating business due to a recent decision by the government to raise business visa fees for foreigners by up... Read more
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Darien News-Review
After 30 years, Stamford ship insurer offers first dividendNavigators Group (Nasdaq: NAVG) is declaring its first-ever dividend, 30 years
After 30 years, Stamford ship insurer offers first dividend
Darien News-Review / Posted 12 minutes ago
Navigators Group (Nasdaq: NAVG) is declaring its first-ever dividend, 30 years after the marine insurance carrier held its initial public offering of stock. The company holds its annual meeting at 10 a.m. Thursday, May 26, at its headquarters at 400... Read more
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Calcutta News
General insurers are making underwriting losses Kolkata, May 26 (IANS) General insurers are incurring losses in their insuran
General insurers are making underwriting losses
Calcutta News / Posted 14 minutes ago
Kolkata, May 26 (IANS) General insurers are incurring losses in their insurance business mainly due to underwriting losses in health and motor segments, a top official said on Thursday. "Most of the... Read more
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