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AllAfrica.com
Aairtel Opens Mchinji Express ShopMalawi's leading telecommunications company Artel on Friday opened an Express S
Aairtel Opens Mchinji Express Shop
AllAfrica.com / Posted a minute ago
Malawi's leading telecommunications company Artel on Friday opened an Express Shop in Mchinji district. Speaking during the opening ceremony, Customer Experience Director Sibusiso Nyasulu said as a caring brand Airtel believe that customers deserve... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Uganda Offers Investment PortalKampala — The government through Uganda Investment Authority is launching a One
Uganda Offers Investment Portal
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
Kampala — The government through Uganda Investment Authority is launching a One Stop Centre web portal for both foreign and local investors. "The benefits of the web portal are multiple and include Improve efficiency in delivery of investor... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rwanda's Used Car Importers Decry New Tax That Has Increased Sale PriceRwanda Revenue Authority has started implementing a new tax methodology which i
Rwanda's Used Car Importers Decry New Tax That Has Increased Sale Price
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
Rwanda Revenue Authority has started implementing a new tax methodology which is expected to increase the price of used cars. However, this has sent shock waves among both used car importers and buyers, who are concerned about the price increase... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Burundi Refugees Boon for TradeLess than a year since the Burundian refugees started fleeing to Rwanda to esca
Burundi Refugees Boon for Trade
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
Less than a year since the Burundian refugees started fleeing to Rwanda to escape a political crisis in their country, the impact of their presence is already being felt in the Rwandan commercial scene. The Burundian refugees have generally settled... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Shortage of Low-Cost Houses Is Still a Challenge to Growing KigaliDespite Kigali's rapid urbanisation, the city still struggles to widen the hous
Shortage of Low-Cost Houses Is Still a Challenge to Growing Kigali
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
Despite Kigali's rapid urbanisation, the city still struggles to widen the housing supply gap for residents with the lowest income. Shortage of affordable dwellings is one the biggest challenges the growing capital city faces as developers prefer... Read more
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Finextra
Switzerland needs to become more fintech friendly or risk irrelevanceSwitzerland's potential as a European fintech hub is being damaged by lack of G
Switzerland needs to become more fintech friendly or risk irrelevance
Finextra / Posted 2 minutes ago
Switzerland's potential as a European fintech hub is being damaged by lack of Government and bank support and a shortage of investment capital, according to a new report by Ernst & Young and Swiss Finance + Technology Association. Despite the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mining Heavyweights Descend On Cape TownLocal and international mining industry heavyweights will descend on Cape Town
Mining Heavyweights Descend On Cape Town
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
Local and international mining industry heavyweights will descend on Cape Town for the 2016 Investing in African Mining Indaba taking place from February 8 to 11. The indaba takes place against the backdrop of a slump in metal prices amid China's... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Regional Integration of Securities Is UsefulRecently, the East African Securities Exchange Association (EASEA) met to once
Regional Integration of Securities Is Useful
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
Recently, the East African Securities Exchange Association (EASEA) met to once again highlight the need to fast-track integration of the capital markets. There are currently independent stock markets in Dar es Salaam, Kampala, Kigali and Nairobi... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Signs of Japanese slowdown: OECDLeading indicators point to slower Japanese growth, Chinese stabilisation. Jap
Signs of Japanese slowdown: OECD
The Courier Mail / Posted 3 minutes ago
Leading indicators point to slower Japanese growth, Chinese stabilisation. Japan's economy may slow over coming months, while there are signs that China's economy is stabilising, according to leading indicators released on Monday by the Organisation... Read more
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International Business Times
UK government may be forced to impose sudden tax rises to reach 2019 surplus target Chancellor George Osborne may be forced to hike taxes or impose further spendin
UK government may be forced to impose sudden tax rises to reach 2019 surplus target
International Business Times / Posted 3 minutes ago
Chancellor George Osborne may be forced to hike taxes or impose further spending cuts "with very little notice" if he wants to meet his surplus target, the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) has said in a damning report. The respected think tank said... Read more
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CNBC
#RIPTwitter: User outrage over changes to tweetsTwitter users went into meltdown over weekend, using the hashtag #RIPTwitter to
#RIPTwitter: User outrage over changes to tweets
CNBC / Posted 3 minutes ago
Twitter users went into meltdown over weekend, using the hashtag #RIPTwitter to vent their fury at reports of changes to the way tweets will appear in users' timelines. BuzzFeed reported on Friday that Twitter is planning to introduce an algorithmic... Read more
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Reuters
Chinese, Brazilian economies seen stabilizing: OECDHundreds of cars stand in the port of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil December 1, 2015.
Chinese, Brazilian economies seen stabilizing: OECD
Reuters / Posted 4 minutes ago
Hundreds of cars stand in the port of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil December 1, 2015. PARIS The Chinese and Brazilian economies are stabilizing while advanced economies are seeing steady momentum, the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development... Read more
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Reuters
Cognizant forecast misses estimates as clients cut IT spendingIT services provider Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp forecast current-quart
Cognizant forecast misses estimates as clients cut IT spending
Reuters / Posted 4 minutes ago
IT services provider Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp forecast current-quarter revenue and profit below analysts' estimates, as clients worldwide cut back on routine IT services spending. Shares of the company, which also reported its first... Read more
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Reuters
Apollo Education to be taken private in $1.1 billion dealFor-profit education provider Apollo Education Group Inc (APOL.O) said on Monda
Apollo Education to be taken private in $1.1 billion deal
Reuters / Posted 4 minutes ago
For-profit education provider Apollo Education Group Inc (APOL.O) said on Monday it would be taken private by consortium of investors in a deal valued at $1.1 billion. The offer price of $9.50 per share is a 36.7 percent premium to stock's Friday's... Read more
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CNBC
Apollo Education agrees to be taken privateThe investors include The Vistria Group, funds affiliated with Apollo Global Ma
Apollo Education agrees to be taken private
CNBC / Posted 4 minutes ago
The investors include The Vistria Group, funds affiliated with Apollo Global Management, and Najafi Cos. for $9.50 per share in cash for both Class A and B shares. The offer price is a 36.7 percent premium to Apollo Education's Friday's close. The... Read more
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CNBC
Are market conditions cataclysmic?"[MasterCard] doesn't take any risk; we think that over the long term we think
Are market conditions cataclysmic?
CNBC / Posted 4 minutes ago
"[MasterCard] doesn't take any risk; we think that over the long term we think that people are going to continue to use MasterCard," Hughes said, adding she likes that Cincinnati has been increasing its dividend for the almost 55 years. Cincinnati... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Detroit-area water authority wants to keep Flint as customerDETROIT (AP) - The leader of the Detroit-area's regional water system says she
Detroit-area water authority wants to keep Flint as customer
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 5 minutes ago
DETROIT (AP) - The leader of the Detroit-area's regional water system says she wants Flint to be a long-term customer instead of switching away again from Detroit water. Great Lakes Water Authority CEO Sue McCormick tells The Detroit News... Read more
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dna
Sensex closes down 330 points ahead of Q3 GDP dataMarket benchmark Sensex plunged by 330 points to 24,287.42 ahead of the release
Sensex closes down 330 points ahead of Q3 GDP data
dna / Posted 6 minutes ago
Market benchmark Sensex plunged by 330 points to 24,287.42 ahead of the release of GDP numbers for the third quarter as selling pressure intensified in the later half of the session on weak opening in European shares. The BSE barometer opened on a... Read more
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Zomato turns profitable in India after achieving operational break-even of businessOnline restaurant guide and food ordering app Zomato has become profitable in s
Zomato turns profitable in India after achieving operational break-even of business
dna / Posted 6 minutes ago
Online restaurant guide and food ordering app Zomato has become profitable in six regions, including India, after achieving operational break-even of its businesses. The other regions are UAE, Lebanon, Qatar, Philippines and Indonesia, Zomato said in... Read more
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Investors Chronicle
Smith & Nephew hungry for growth While turnover was flat for the reported period, this heavy investment in dea
Smith & Nephew hungry for growth
Investors Chronicle / Posted 6 minutes ago
While turnover was flat for the reported period, this heavy investment in deal-making has cost the group's bottom line. But excluding the integration costs and impairments of the new businesses, as well as legal... Read more
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dna
Hope Indian investors show interest across all sectors in Nepal: FM JaitleyFinance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday held bilateral meetings with his counte
Hope Indian investors show interest across all sectors in Nepal: FM Jaitley
dna / Posted 6 minutes ago
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday held bilateral meetings with his counterpart from Nepal Bishnu Prasad Paudel and expressed hope that the Indian investors in the public and private sector will show interest across all sectors in Nepal... Read more
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Investors Chronicle
Big data, big profitsSimon Thompson Simon managed the IC's company coverage for a decade and now hi
Big data, big profits
Investors Chronicle / Posted 6 minutes ago
Simon Thompson Simon managed the IC's company coverage for a decade and now highlights investment opportunities. He's also the creator of the market-beating Bargain Portfolio, an influential stock-picker and the author of Trading Secrets: 20 hard... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Wendy's (WEN) Stock Advances as Earnings, Sales Beat ExpectationsThe quick-service restaurant company posted earnings of 9 cents per share for t
Wendy's (WEN) Stock Advances as Earnings, Sales Beat Expectations
TheStreet.com / Posted 9 minutes ago
The quick-service restaurant company posted earnings of 9 cents per share for the most recent quarter, up from 7 cents per share for the year ago quarter. Revenue declined by 6.5% year over year, to $465 million from $496.7 million. Analysts had... Read more
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TheStreet.com
10 things you should know for Monday, Feb. 8Here are : 1. -- U.S. stock futures were pointing sharply lower Monday followi
10 things you should know for Monday, Feb. 8
TheStreet.com / Posted 9 minutes ago
Here are : 1. -- U.S. stock futures were pointing sharply lower Monday following a selloff Friday that was sparked by a U.S. nonfarm payrolls report for January that showed an increase of just 151,000... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Where's the Beef? Wendy's stock ahead of earningsThe company reports fourth-quarter earnings results before the opening bell Tue
Where's the Beef? Wendy's stock ahead of earnings
TheStreet.com / Posted 9 minutes ago
The company reports fourth-quarter earnings results before the opening bell Tuesday. For the quarter that ended December, analysts, on average, expect Wendy's to earn 11 cents a share on revenue of $456.14 million, compared to the year-ago quarter... Read more
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TheStreet.com
European stocks lower, China's markets closed all weekLONDON ( The Deal) -- European markets reversed early gains Monday morning, as
European stocks lower, China's markets closed all week
TheStreet.com / Posted 9 minutes ago
LONDON ( The Deal) -- European markets reversed early gains Monday morning, as many Asian markets were closed for the Chinese New Year holiday and investors were left looking to Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen's testimony before Congress later... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Bank of America Needs a Long Term Growth Strategy to Survive Bank of America (BAC) doesn’t have a long term growth strategy and that will
Bank of America Needs a Long Term Growth Strategy to Survive
TheStreet.com / Posted 9 minutes ago
Bank of America (BAC) doesn’t have a long term growth strategy and that will hurt it if a global recession occurs, according to Roger Arnold, a contributor for Real Money. Arnold said... Read more
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Eye Witness News
'Amplats to cut 1,000 jobs at Twickenham mine' Amplats reported an 86% drop in full-year profit on Monday, hit by write-down
'Amplats to cut 1,000 jobs at Twickenham mine'
Eye Witness News / Posted 13 minutes ago
Amplats reported an 86% drop in full-year profit on Monday, hit by write-downs & restructuring costs. Picture: angloamericanplatinum.com Anglo American Platinum mine,Anglo American Platinum,Anglo... Read more
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Business Wire
Witteveen+Bos y BST crean alianza históricaÁMSTERDAM--(BUSINESS WIRE)--La firma de consultoría de ingeniería con sede en H
Witteveen+Bos y BST crean alianza histórica
Business Wire / Posted 13 minutes ago
ÁMSTERDAM--(BUSINESS WIRE)--La firma de consultoría de ingeniería con sede en Holanda, Witteveen+Bos y la empresa de software internacional, BST Global, han firmado una alianza histórica el pasado mes de enero. “Hemos conocido a numerosos... Read more
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Business Wire
Global Biorefinery Market Growth of 14.0% CAGR by 2020 - Analysis, Technologies & Forecast Report 2016- Neste, Pacific Ethanol & UOPDUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.co
Global Biorefinery Market Growth of 14.0% CAGR by 2020 - Analysis, Technologies & Forecast Report 2016- Neste, Pacific Ethanol & UOP
Business Wire / Posted 13 minutes ago
DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/25tmnb/global) has announced the addition of the "Global Biorefinery Market Size, Share, Development, Growth and Demand Forecast to 2020 - Industry Insights by... Read more
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