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Limerick Post
Limerick business leader calls for regional airport fundA PLAN to gain more business for Shannon and other regional airports is needed
Limerick Post / Posted 7 minutes ago
A PLAN to gain more business for Shannon and other regional airports is needed rather than letting Dublin continue its runaway growth, a Mid West business leader has said. Figures released by the Central Statistics Office this week highlights... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Why Singapore should be excited about the future of business and blockchainSINGAPORE: A friend of mine keeps a large glass bowl at the entrance of her hou
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 minutes ago
SINGAPORE: A friend of mine keeps a large glass bowl at the entrance of her house on the table where the keys are stored and a notebook and pen are ready to hand. Throughout the year the family jots down notes, folds them and puts them in the bowl,... Read more
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Zero Hedge
The Output Gap Is Screaming For The End Of The Business CycleVia TimeMoney.com, Output Gap Explained The output gap is the difference betw
Zero Hedge / Posted 8 minutes ago
Via TimeMoney.com, Output Gap Explained The output gap is the difference between actual and potential economic output and is used by economists to understand the health of the economy. There will never be a metric which tells us how the economy... Read more
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Zero Hedge
The Latest Crazy Idea From Economic Experts: Abolish Cash (But Don't Tell The People)Via GEFIRA, First, large banknotes are to be withdrawn from circulation, next
Zero Hedge / Posted 8 minutes ago
Via GEFIRA, First, large banknotes are to be withdrawn from circulation, next limits on cash transactions are to be imposed, then computerization of the world’s financial system and control of international cash transactions are to be enforced and,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
'Stars are aligned' for Singapore stocks to go higher in 2018SINGAPORE: The likes of banking heavyweights, developers and property trusts wi
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 minutes ago
SINGAPORE: The likes of banking heavyweights, developers and property trusts will continue to lead the charge next year for Singapore’s stock market, which could see gains of as much as 11 per cent, according to market analysts. Year to date, the... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
New monument planned on Fort Leavenworth will honor black WWII unitPlans for a new monument are under way on Fort Leavenworth. Organizers are cur
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 12 minutes ago
Plans for a new monument are under way on Fort Leavenworth. Organizers are currently raising funds to erect a monument honoring the 6888th Central Directory Postal Battalion. The monument will honor the first and only African-American WAC unit to... Read more
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EuroNews
Roughly half of Italy's Mediaset investors set to vote on governance changesMILAN (Reuters) – Shareholders representing just under half of Mediaset’s capit
EuroNews / Posted 15 minutes ago
MILAN (Reuters) – Shareholders representing just under half of Mediaset’s capital were present on Thursday at an extraordinary meeting the called to approve governance changes at Italy’s biggest private broadcaster, one shareholder... Read more
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EuroNews
Renault, China's Brilliance Auto form light commercial vehicle ventureBy Norihiko Shirouzu BEIJING (Reuters) – Renault and Brilliance China Automoti
EuroNews / Posted 15 minutes ago
By Norihiko Shirouzu BEIJING (Reuters) – Renault and Brilliance China Automotive Holdings Ltd have formed a joint venture to design and manufacture light commercial vehicles (LCVs) in China, with an aim to sell 150,000 such vehicles a year by 2022,... Read more
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EuroNews
Luxembourg challenges EU order to recover tax from AmazonBRUSSELS (Reuters) – Luxembourg is challenging a European Union order to recove
EuroNews / Posted 15 minutes ago
BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Luxembourg is challenging a European Union order to recover about 250 million euros (£220.1 million) in back taxes from Amazon, saying it disagreed with EU state aid regulators’ decision that the U.S. online retailer had received... Read more
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EuroNews
German sex shop chain Beate Uhse files for insolvencyFRANKFURT (Reuters) – German sex shop group Beate Uhse has filed for insolvency
EuroNews / Posted 15 minutes ago
FRANKFURT (Reuters) – German sex shop group Beate Uhse has filed for insolvency after failing to secure financing from a group of investors. The company, started in 1946 by a former female pilot with the same name, said on Friday the insolvency did... Read more
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EuroNews
Catalan uncertainty is denting economy, Spain's central bank saysMADRID (Reuters) – Political uncertainty in Catalonia has dented expectations f
EuroNews / Posted 15 minutes ago
MADRID (Reuters) – Political uncertainty in Catalonia has dented expectations for growth in Spain’s economy, the country’s central bank said on Friday, as voters in the region gear up for an election that pro-independence parties have an even chance... Read more
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News.com.au
CIMIC to get $312m revenue from contractCIMIC's CPB Contractors company has been awarded a $1.1 billion design and cons
News.com.au / Posted 17 minutes ago
CIMIC's CPB Contractors company has been awarded a $1.1 billion design and construct contract by the Victorian government which is expected to generate about $312 million in revenue. The contract is in support of the $11 billion Metro Tunnel Project... Read more
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News.com.au
Adani scraps Downer deal after loan vetoAdani has scrapped a $2 billion agreement to outsource the operation of its con
News.com.au / Posted 17 minutes ago
Adani has scrapped a $2 billion agreement to outsource the operation of its controversial Queensland coal mine after the state government killed off a taxpayer-funded loan. The Indian miner says it will now develop and operate the Carmichael project... Read more
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The Age
Aconex receives $1.6b takeover offer from Oracle CorpASX-listed construction management software group Aconex has received a $1.56 b
The Age / Posted 24 minutes ago
ASX-listed construction management software group Aconex has received a $1.56 billion buyout offer from US software major Oracle Corp. Aconex said in a statement its directors had unanimously recommended the $7.80-a-share offer, which represents a... Read more
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Computerworld (NZ)
Thales to buy GemaltoAerospace and defense group Thales has agreed to buy chipmaker Gemalto for 4.8
Computerworld (NZ) / Posted 24 minutes ago
Aerospace and defense group Thales has agreed to buy chipmaker Gemalto for 4.8 billion euros (US$5.6 billion), trumping an earlier bid by fellow French firm Atos to expand in the fast-growing digital security market. The bidding race for Gemalto has... Read more
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Computerworld (NZ)
French finance minister calls for G20 to debate bitcoin regulationFrance will propose that the G20 group of major economies discuss regulation of
Computerworld (NZ) / Posted 24 minutes ago
France will propose that the G20 group of major economies discuss regulation of the bitcoin virtual currency next year, Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said on Sunday. "I am going to propose to the next G20 president, Argentina, that at the G20... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Aconex receives $1.6b takeover offer from Oracle CorpASX-listed construction management software group Aconex has received a $1.56 b
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 26 minutes ago
ASX-listed construction management software group Aconex has received a $1.56 billion buyout offer from US software major Oracle Corp. Aconex said in a statement its directors had unanimously recommended the $7.80-a-share offer, which represents a... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
Robert Wilmers, M&T Bank Chairman and CEO, dies“He was a remarkable banker, an even more remarkable citizen and a wonderful fr
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 27 minutes ago
“He was a remarkable banker, an even more remarkable citizen and a wonderful friend,” said Warren Buffett in the press release. Buffet,, Chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway,is a longtime M&T shareholder. Wilmers had headed the company since May... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Aconex nod for $1.6b takeover from OracleUS technology giant Oracle has agreed to buy construction software provider Aco
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 28 minutes ago
US technology giant Oracle has agreed to buy construction software provider Aconex in an all-cash takeover valuing the company at $1.6 billion. New York-listed Oracle will acquire all shares in the cloud-based solutions provider at $7.80 each, or a... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
ANZ confirms $1.5 billion share buybackANZ has confirmed it will plough the proceeds from its stake in Shanghai Rural
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 28 minutes ago
ANZ has confirmed it will plough the proceeds from its stake in Shanghai Rural Commercial Bank into a $1.5 billion share buyback. The lender on Monday said it had completed the $1.8 billion sale of its 20 per cent holding - which was announced in... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Report slams local, US hurricane response in Puerto RicoFILE - In this Oct. 14, 2017 file photo, what was once the home Arden Dragoni a
The Middletown Press / Posted 28 minutes ago
FILE - In this Oct. 14, 2017 file photo, what was once the home Arden Dragoni and his family lies in ruins after the passing of Hurricane Maria in Toa Baja, Puerto Rico. The Dragoni family lost everything on Sept. 20: clothes, household goods, and an... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
New Zealand's Net Wealth Passes $1.5 TrillionMonday, 18 December 2017, 10:54 amPress Release: Statistics New Zealand New Z
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 36 minutes ago
Monday, 18 December 2017, 10:54 amPress Release: Statistics New Zealand New Zealanders’ wealth rose at its fastest pace in a decade, mainly driven by rising... Read more
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The Courier Mail
ANZ confirms $1.5 billion share buybackANZ has confirmed it will plough the proceeds from its stake in Shanghai Rural
The Courier Mail / Posted 36 minutes ago
ANZ has confirmed it will plough the proceeds from its stake in Shanghai Rural Commercial Bank into a $1.5 billion share buyback. The lender on Monday said it had completed the $1.8 billion sale of its 20 per cent holding - which was announced in... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Moving On Up - BNZ-BusinessNZ PSIBe good with money Bank of New Zealand (BNZ) has been a big part of New Zealan
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 36 minutes ago
Be good with money Bank of New Zealand (BNZ) has been a big part of New Zealand life for over 150 years since its foundation in 1861. The bank employs over 5,000 people and has more than 170 retail stores and 32 Partners business centres across the... Read more
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Money Management
Channel Capital hires senior distribution headChannel Capital has appointed Luke Mandekic as its new senior distribution dire
Money Management / Posted 43 minutes ago
Channel Capital has appointed Luke Mandekic as its new senior distribution director for retail, intermediaries and family office. Mandekic, will be based in Melbourne, and responsible for the distribution across Victoria, Tasmania, South Australia... Read more
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Money Management
GBST to develop new super softwareGBST is looking to meet the needs of millennial investors who want better contr
Money Management / Posted 43 minutes ago
GBST is looking to meet the needs of millennial investors who want better control of their investments with new retail software offerings that are currently under development, and will be released next year. Commenting on the development, GBST head... Read more
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Money Management
BGL and Ignition keep accountants in SMSF spaceSMSF administration and compliance software provider, BGL Corporate Solutions h
Money Management / Posted 43 minutes ago
SMSF administration and compliance software provider, BGL Corporate Solutions has entered into a partnership with digital financial advice provider, Ignition Wealth aimed at increasing their reach into the accounting/self-managed superannuation funds... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Markets Live: US tax plan set to boost ASXIn Friday's market action, Wall Street's three major indexes climbed to record
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 46 minutes ago
In Friday's market action, Wall Street's three major indexes climbed to record closing highs with broad-based gains as a long-awaited bill to cut corporate tax rates looked like it would win enough support from lawmakers to pass. The Dow Jones... Read more
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The Age
Markets Live: US tax plan set to boost ASXIn Friday's market action, Wall Street's three major indexes climbed to record
The Age / Posted 49 minutes ago
In Friday's market action, Wall Street's three major indexes climbed to record closing highs with broad-based gains as a long-awaited bill to cut corporate tax rates looked like it would win enough support from lawmakers to pass. The Dow Jones... Read more
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FOX Business
Humana in talks to buy Kindred Healthcare with equity firmsNEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. health insurer Humana Inc (NYSE:HUM) is in advanced t
FOX Business / Posted 49 minutes ago
NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. health insurer Humana Inc (NYSE:HUM) is in advanced talks to acquire acute care provider Kindred Healthcare Inc (NYSE:KND) in partnership with private equity firms Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe and TPG, a source familiar... Read more
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